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Georgetown Law Webcasts and…

Georgetown Law Webcasts and Podcasts

Audio from discussions, lectures and panels at Georgetown Law School.

http://apps.law.georgetown.edu/webcasts/
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On the Record

On the Record

Covers business, legal and government-related news. By The Daily Record.

http://thedailyrecord.com/ontherecord/
  • Mar 3

    Md. ‘rain tax’ repeal bills face scrutiny

    Md. ‘rain tax’ repeal bills face scrutiny
    ANNAPOLIS —Three bills, including a proposal by Gov. Larry Hogan, seeking to repeal a controversial stormwater fee faced tough questions by members of a Senate committee, many of whom voted to pass the three-year-old law. The hearing…
  • Mar 3

    Walters Art Museum raises $30 million for endowment

    Walters Art Museum raises $30 million for endowment
    The Walters Art Museum has raised $30 million in its Sharing the Gift fundraising campaign.
  • Mar 3

    Court of Appeals indefinitely suspends bankruptcy attorney

    Court of Appeals indefinitely suspends bankruptcy attorney
    Maryland’s top court has indefinitely suspended a bankruptcy attorney for failing to competently represent nine clients over a two-year period and allowing a nonlawyer employee to give legal advice to clients of her firm. In 2010 and…
Rank this Week: 161

Above the Law

Above the Law

A legal tabloid that provides news and gossip about the profession's colorful personalities and powerful institutions, as well as original commentary on breaking legal developments.

http://abovethelaw.com/
  • Mar 3

    Non-Sequiturs: 03.03.15

    Non-Sequiturs: 03.03.15
    * Getting a SCOTUS justice to attend your wedding is tough, but maybe invite one for dinner? [Washington Post] * A DOJ investigation concludes that the Ferguson Police Department and courts engaged in a "pattern and practice" of…
  • Mar 3

    Is This Law School Championing Academic Freedom Or Pandering To Bigotry?

    Is This Law School Championing Academic Freedom Or Pandering To Bigotry?
    There's a fine line between supporting freedom and officially supporting hate. Where is the line in this case?
  • Mar 3

    Georgia Law Paves Way For Private FTC Rule Violation Suit

    Georgia Law Paves Way For Private FTC Rule Violation Suit
    In a surprising decision from a usually franchise-friendly jurisdiction, the Georgia Court of Appeals recently held that a Georgia statute provides a method for franchisees to bring private lawsuits for violations of the FTC Rule.
Rank this Week: 8

Law Blog

Law Blog

Covers law and business and the business of law. By the Wall Street Journal.

http://blogs.wsj.com/law
  • Mar 3

    Hillary Clinton’s Emailing Practices Fall in Legal Gray Area

    Hillary Clinton’s Emailing Practices Fall in Legal Gray Area
    Hillary Clinton's practice of using her personal email account to conduct official business while she was secretary of state falls into a legal gray area.
  • Mar 3

    Petraeus to Plead Guilty to Misdemeanor

    Petraeus to Plead Guilty to Misdemeanor
    WASHINGTON— David Petraeus, the former director of the Central Intelligence Agency and a retired military general, has signed court papers indicating he will plead guilty to a misdemeanor charge of mishandling classified information in…
  • Mar 3

    Health-Care Law Arguments: A Big Battle Over Four Word

    Health-Care Law Arguments: A Big Battle Over Four Word
    The key question for Supreme Court justices who will listen to the latest challenge to the 2010 health care act: What is meant by “established by the state”?
Rank this Week: 24

JURIST - Paper Chase

JURIST - Paper Chase

Covers legal news. From the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.

http://www.jurist.org/paperchase/
  • Mar 3

    Supreme Court hears oral arguments in bankruptcy dispute

    Supreme Court hears oral arguments in bankruptcy dispute
    [JURIST] The US Supreme Court [official website] heard oral argument on Tuesday in a pair of consolidated cases involving a dispute over federal bankruptcy laws brought by Bank of America (BOA). The cases, Bank of America, NA v. Caulkett and…
  • Mar 3

    Supreme Court reverses decision on Tax Injuction Act

    Supreme Court reverses decision on Tax Injuction Act
    [JURIST] The US Supreme Court [official website] on Tuesday published its opinion [text, PDF] in Direct Marketing Association v. Brohl [docket; Cornell LII backgrounder], reversing the US Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit [official…
  • Mar 3

    Cambodia Khmer Rouge tribunal charges 2 new suspect

    Cambodia Khmer Rouge tribunal charges 2 new suspect
    [JURIST] The UN-backed Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) [official website] charged two new suspects on Tuesday, despite a warning by the country’s prime minister not to add new defendants. The ECCC announced that…
Rank this Week: 10

New Jersey Legal Update Podcast

New Jersey Legal Update Podcast

Podcast covering recent developments in New Jersey and Federal law. From Stark & Stark.

http://www.njlawblog.com/
  • Mar 3

    Do You Have the Property Management Agreement You Need?

    Do You Have the Property Management Agreement You Need?
    Stark & Stark Shareholder Jerry A. Nelson, member of the Commercial, Retail Industrial, and Multi-Family Real Estate Group, authored the article “Do You Have the Property Management Agreement You Need?” which…
  • Feb 26

    New Jersey Creditor Responsibility Law

    New Jersey Creditor Responsibility Law
    As of July, 2014, a change was made to an existing statute, NJSA 46:10B-51, that requires all creditors initiating a mortgage foreclosure proceeding against residential property to provide the municipality information related to that action,…
  • Feb 18

    U.S. Court of Appeals Addresses Presumption of Irreparable Harm: Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

    U.S. Court of Appeals Addresses Presumption of Irreparable Harm: Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit recently was asked to determine whether “a party seeking a preliminary injunction pursuant to the Lanham Act, is entitled to a presumption of irreparable harm.” Ferring Pharms.. Inc.…
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Best Practice for Legal Education

Best Practice for Legal Education

A blawg by Albany Law School Professor Mary Lynch designed to be a useful web-based source of information on current reforms in legal education, and to create a place where people interested in the future of legal education can freely exchange ideas, concerns, and opinions.

http://bestpracticeslegaled.albanylawblogs.org/
  • Mar 3

    Starting with WHY — Building Curriculum for Clinic-wide Orientation

    Starting with WHY — Building Curriculum for Clinic-wide Orientation
    My clinical colleagues and I are planning to convert an Orientation that we currently jointly teach into a 2-credit Clinic Orientation module. The Orientation typically includes a mixture of joint classes and smaller individual clinic-focused…
  • Mar 2

    Teaching “Doing” as a Lawyer During Law School – Steven Friedland

    Teaching “Doing” as a Lawyer During Law School – Steven Friedland
    In doctrinal courses, we are used to teaching students to think critically, an activity often referred to in the legal education domain as “thinking like a lawyer.” This thinking component is central to what lawyers do. But Lee…
  • Feb 23

    CSALE 2013-14 Survey of Applied Legal Education – by Mary Lynch

    CSALE 2013-14 Survey of Applied Legal Education – by Mary Lynch
    The Center for the Study of Applied Legal Education’s (CSALE) 2013-14 Survey of Applied Legal Education is now available on CSALE’s website http://www.csale.org/results.html and on…
Rank this Week: 953

Popehat

Popehat

A Group Complaint about Law, Liberty, and Leisure

http://www.popehat.com
  • Mar 3

    A Few Comments on the David Petraeus Plea Deal: What Money And Connections Buy You

    A Few Comments on the David Petraeus Plea Deal: What Money And Connections Buy You
    David Petraeus, who suffered a fall worthy of a Greek tragedy when was caught leaking classified information to his biographer-girlfriend, has reached a plea deal with the feds, in the person of the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Western…
  • Mar 2

    Weekend Censorious Dipshittery Roundup

    Weekend Censorious Dipshittery Roundup
    You may take the weekend off. I may take the weekend off. But the censorious spirit never rests, friend. Dateline: England. MP George Galloway has arranged for his lawyers to send legal threats demanding £5,000 [upon information and…
  • Mar 2

    Judge Tim Grendell Was For The First Amendment Before He Was Against It

    Judge Tim Grendell Was For The First Amendment Before He Was Against It
    Last week I described how Ohio judge Tim Grendell was abusing his contempt power to lash out at a critic, and how he justified his conduct in a puerile letter to the editor. Jonathan Adler at the Volokh Conspiracy has picked it up, as has…
Rank this Week: 476

Legal History Blog

Legal History Blog

Offers scholarship, news and new ideas in legal history. By professor Mary L. Dudziak.

http://legalhistoryblog.blogspot.com/
  • Mar 3

    Thank you, Sophia Lee!

    Thank you, Sophia Lee!
    Please join us in thanking guest blogger Sophia Z. Lee (University of Pennsylvania) for a terrific series of posts, most of which related to writing and publishing:Making Your Book's Structure Serve You, Your Argument, and Your Reader How to…
  • Mar 3

    Civil Rights in Black and Brown: An Oral History Project

    Civil Rights in Black and Brown: An Oral History Project
    [Here’s an announcement of an employment opportunity with an oral history project this summer.]The Civil Rights in Black and Brown oral history project is now hiring for summer 2015!  We seek several graduate student research…
  • Mar 2

    University of Minnesota Spring 2015 Legal History Workshop Schedule

    University of Minnesota Spring 2015 Legal History Workshop Schedule
    Sorry that we're a bit late on this one, but better later than never! Here's the line-up for the University of Minnesota's Spring 2015 Legal History Workshop, led by Barbara Welke:1/30/15 "Dependency and Its Discontents: The Fractious…
Rank this Week: 31

Et Seq. - The Harvard Law School…

Et Seq. - The Harvard Law School Library Blog

Covers library legal issues, legal information sources, and notices for the Harvard Law community. From the law librarians of Harvard Law School.

http://etseq.law.harvard.edu/
  • Mar 3

    New e-Resource

    New e-Resource
    The Harvard Library has an astounding amount of resources, with new titles coming in every day! For help efficiently navigating it all, make an appointment to meet with a librarian or contact the Reference Desk. Among our newest e-resources:…
  • Feb 27

    Downton Abbey and the Campbell Divorce Case

    Downton Abbey and the Campbell Divorce Case
    Post by Mary Person and Meg Kribble Warning: this post contains spoilers through the February 22 broadcast of Downton Abbey in the United States! Like many of you, we at the library enjoy watching and discussing the ITV/PBS…
  • Feb 26

    Fair Use and News Reporting – A Fair Use Week Post

    Fair Use and News Reporting – A Fair Use Week Post
    Fair Use and News Reporting Guest post by Leigh Barnwell (J.D. Candidate, Class of 2015, Harvard Law School) News reporting is supposed to be one of the paradigmatic uses protected as fair under US copyright law. It’s listed…
Rank this Week: 1086

Law & Humanities Blog

Law & Humanities Blog

About law, literature and the humanities. By the Law & Humanities Institute.

http://lawlit.blogspot.com/
  • Mar 3

    Criminal Law in the Tang Dynasty

    Criminal Law in the Tang Dynasty
    Norman P. Ho, Peking University School of Transnational Law, is publishing Understanding Traditional Chinese Law in Practice: The Implementation of Criminal Law in the Tang Dynasty (618-907)in volume 32 of the UCLA Pacific Basin Law Journal…
  • Mar 3

    Bullfighting as Entertainment and Competition

    Bullfighting as Entertainment and Competition
    Francisco Marcos, IE Law School, has published Entertainment Made in Spain: Competition in the Bullfighting Industry as Working Paper IE Law School, AJ8-219-I. Here is the abstract.Controversial for many reasons, bullfighting is probably…
  • Mar 3

    Edgar Allan Poe, Gothic Horror, and the Development of US Criminal Law

    Edgar Allan Poe, Gothic Horror, and the Development of US Criminal Law
    Laura I. Appleman, Willamette University College of Law, is publishing Gothic Stories, Mens Rea, and Nineteenth Century American Criminal Law in The Ashgate Research Companion to Law and Humanities In Nineteenth-Century America (Nan Goodman…
Rank this Week: 263

HoganWillig Legal Blog

HoganWillig Legal Blog

Covers New York business, criminal, employment, estate planning, family and real estate law.

http://hoganwilligblog.com
  • Mar 3

    Spring is almost here!

    Spring is almost here!
    Everyone loves the month of March… Spring is here, flowers are beginning to bloom, March Madness brackets are being formed, and everyone’s favorite green beer holiday is being celebrated every single weekend.  Tons of bars…
  • Feb 28

    How Social Media Sites Hurt Your Personal Injury Claim

    How Social Media Sites Hurt Your Personal Injury Claim
    Social networking sites, such as Facebook, Google and Twitter, have the potential to damage your claim for a personal injury. Insurance companies and claim agents will use Google, Yahoo and other search engines to access these sites and find…
  • Feb 24

    How to Get a Copy of Your Prior Year Tax Information

    How to Get a Copy of Your Prior Year Tax Information
    A time may arise when you may be asked to provide information from last year’s tax return. Whether it be for a student loan, mortgage, or a VISA, it’s important to know how to obtain this important information. The IRS offers a…
Rank this Week: 4348

Overlawyered

Overlawyered

Chronicles the high cost of our legal system.

http://overlawyered.com/
  • Mar 3

    Walk-from-park abuse charge “unsubstantiated,” CPS to track parents anyway

    Walk-from-park abuse charge “unsubstantiated,” CPS to track parents anyway
    “The long-awaited decision from Montgomery County Child Protective Services has arrived at the home of Danielle and Alex Meitiv, and it finds them ‘responsible’ for ‘unsubstantiated child neglect’ for letting…
  • Mar 3

    A sidewalk triangle in Greenwich Village

    A sidewalk triangle in Greenwich Village
    “Property of the Hess Estate Which Has Never Been Dedicated For Public Purposes.” That’s the message on a tiled mosaic triangle inset in a sidewalk at Seventh Avenue and Christopher Street in Manhattan’s West Village.…
  • Mar 3

    Can’t convict? Chip away defendants’ right

    Can’t convict? Chip away defendants’ right
    “[Attorney General Eric] Holder told POLITICO that between now and his departure… he will call for a lower standard of proof for civil rights crimes.” The Department has now confirmed that it will bring no federal civil…
Rank this Week: 22

Legal Bite

Legal Bite

Covers UK legislation and legal news.

http://www.legalbite.blogspot.com/
  • Mar 3

    New drug driving law take effect…but what are the rules?

    New drug driving law take effect…but what are the rules?
    As from the 2nd March 2015, a new drug driving law comes into force in order to tackle those who risk the lives of others by getting behind the wheel of a car after taking drugs. This legislation is not designed for those taking legitimate…
  • Feb 16

    Airlines refuse to pay £50m in flight delay compensation to holidaymaker

    Airlines refuse to pay £50m in flight delay compensation to holidaymaker
    Thousands of holidaymakers are still awaiting more than £50m in compensation for delayed flights. This comes as a coalition of more than four airlines including Ryanair and Flybe refuse to pay out despite losing a Supreme Court legal…
  • Oct 28

    Cancelled flights and delays...what can i do?

    Cancelled flights and delays...what can i do?
    So, the holiday season is over and hopefully we have all had problem free journeys to some exciting destinations. However, if things haven't gone quite according to plan, did you know you can now claim on a cancelled or delayed flight or…
Rank this Week: 4851

ICLEF Law Tips

ICLEF Law Tips

Covers legal information on a wide variety of timely topics. By the Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum

http://iclef.org/category/blog/law-tips/
Rank this Week: 2096

Houston's Clear Thinkers

Houston's Clear Thinkers

Observations on developments in law, business, medicine, culture, sports, and other matters of general interest to the Houston business, professional, and academic communities. Published by Houston attorney Tom Kirkendall.

http://blog.kir.com/
  • Mar 2

    Hallelujah

    Hallelujah
  • Mar 1

    Kimmel’s Doctors on Vaccine

    Kimmel’s Doctors on Vaccine
  • Feb 28

    Richard Chesnoff, R.I.P.

    Richard Chesnoff, R.I.P.
    Richard Z. Chesnoff, a prize winning veteran of more than 40 years of global news work and the older brother of my good friend David Chesnoff of Las Vegas, died in New York City on February 21st after a short … Continue reading →
Rank this Week: 107

beSpacific

beSpacific

Features law, marketing, Internet legal resources and technology news. By Sabrina I. Pacifici.

http://www.bespacific.com/
  • Mar 2

    NASA satellite project maps rain and snow around the world

    NASA satellite project maps rain and snow around the world
    “Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) is an international satellite mission to provide next-generation observations of rain and snow worldwide every three hours. NASA and the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) launched the…
  • Mar 2

    A bibliometric mapping of open educational resource

    A bibliometric mapping of open educational resource
    A bibliometric mapping of open educational resources, Airton Zancanaro, José Leomar Todesco, Fernando Ramos, The International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning (IRRODL) Vol. 16, No. 1 (2015) “Open educational…
  • Mar 2

    Estimating the Global Magnitude of Visits to Protected Area

    Estimating the Global Magnitude of Visits to Protected Area
    Balmford A, Green JMH, Anderson M, Beresford J, Huang C, et al. (2015) Walk on the Wild Side: Estimating the Global Magnitude of Visits to Protected Areas. PLoS Biol 13(2): e1002074. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1002074 – “How often…
Rank this Week: 55

LegalMatch Law Blog

LegalMatch Law Blog

http://lawblog.legalmatch.com
  • Mar 2

    Forever 21 Was Caught Pirating Software Programs from Adobe

    Forever 21 Was Caught Pirating Software Programs from Adobe
    Everyone knows that stealing is wrong. If you walk out of a store without paying for merchandise, you shouldn’t be surprised when an alarm sounds.Related Posts:Spotify: The Next Generation of (Legal) Online MusicArtists vs. Online…
  • Mar 2

    What You Should Know about StingRay Cell Phone Surveillance

    What You Should Know about StingRay Cell Phone Surveillance
    What Is the StingRay Tapping Device? A new device called StingRay Tapping Device enables the police and the government to track cell phone communications. The StringRay is a box that electronically connects to local cell phone towers. It then…
  • Feb 27

    Walmart Joins the Trend to Increase Minimum Wage

    Walmart Joins the Trend to Increase Minimum Wage
    Minimum wage has always been a controversial topic. Proponents argue that minimum wage protects the working poor. Others feel that minimum wage slows job growth and discourages employers from hiring new employees. For most of America’s…
Rank this Week: 780

The Cuban Revolution

The Cuban Revolution

By Brian Cuban.

http://www.briancuban.com
  • Mar 2

    Brian Cuban Recounts Battle With Eating Disorders And Addiction

    Brian Cuban Recounts Battle With Eating Disorders And Addiction
    "The author and activist tells GW students “empathy” is the best tool to offer friends who are struggling with body image.
  • Jan 28

    Strip Club Shame

    Strip Club Shame
    Summer 2006. A local Dallas Strip club. “Do you want a lap-dance’? Blank stare.
  • Jan 26

    Just Be Brave For One Second To Get Help

    Just Be Brave For One Second To Get Help
    Alcoholics call it the moment of clarity. That sudden instant of self-awareness and realization when one can see a path out of turbulent waters.
Rank this Week: 391

CEB Blog

CEB Blog

Covers California law.

http://blog.ceb.com/
  • Mar 2

    Should You Check a Job Applicant’s Social Media Posts?

    Should You Check a Job Applicant’s Social Media Posts?
    Employers are wondering whether browsing public social media sites to learn more about a job applicant is worth the potential risks. A CareerBuilder survey found that 39% of employers use social networking sites to research job candidates,…
  • Feb 27

    Keep Cross-Examination Short (Unless You Shouldn’t)

    Keep Cross-Examination Short (Unless You Shouldn’t)
    A successful evangelist once said about his sermons: “Nobody ever got religion after the first twenty minutes.” His time estimate may be wrong, but every evangelist and trial attorney has wrestled with the short attention span of…
  • Feb 25

    Like Cheese, Foreign Prenups Don’t Travel Well

    Like Cheese, Foreign Prenups Don’t Travel Well
    The following is a guest blog post by Peter M. Walzer of Walzer Melcher LLP in Los Angeles, a firm focused exclusively on family law. Mr. Walzer has been a Certified Family Law Specialist for 25 years. It’s not uncommon for out-of-state…
Rank this Week: 1684

Atty-at-Work

Atty-at-Work

Covers law and legal information in the Philippines. From Fred Pamaos.

http://attyatwork.com
  • Mar 2

    Principal Office Address: Amending the Articles of Incorporation

    Principal Office Address: Amending the Articles of Incorporation
    If you are in-charge of an entity registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
  • Feb 23

    Explanatory Note of the OPM Development Act of 2014 (House Bill 4218)

    Explanatory Note of the OPM Development Act of 2014 (House Bill 4218)
    Currently pending in Congress is the proposed OPM Development Act of 2014 (House Bill No. 4218),... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
  • Feb 13

    More from Your Bonus: A Welcome Valentines Gift

    More from Your Bonus: A Welcome Valentines Gift
    Government has a bit of Valentines gift to people who rely on salaries to support themselves and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Rank this Week: 829

Wise Law Blog

Wise Law Blog

Covers law and politics. By Garry J. Wise.

http://wiselaw.blogspot.com/
  • Mar 2

    140 Law - Legal Headlines for the week of February 22, 2015

    140 Law - Legal Headlines for the week of February 22, 2015
    Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:Hill media fight over harassment policy, some say it could destroy Parliamentary Press GalleryNon-Competition Provision Results In Increased Notice Period By BC CourtConrad Black…
  • Feb 23

    140Law - Legal Headlines for February 16, 2015

    140Law - Legal Headlines for February 16, 2015
    Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:Remedial Costs for Unreasonable Settlements by InsurersChild abuser awarded £20,000 by Ireland court after being harassed, named and shamed on Facebook pageCocaine case…
  • Feb 19

    SlawTips: 5 Tips on Marketing for Law Firms (Video)

    SlawTips: 5 Tips on Marketing for Law Firms (Video)
    The world of marketing remains a bit of a mystery for many legal professionals.  We know enough about it that many of us become do-it-ourselfers for our websites, blogs and even our branding. Nonetheless, there is much we can learn…
Rank this Week: 159

Philippine e-Legal Forum

Philippine e-Legal Forum

Covers Philippine laws and the legal system.

http://jlp-law.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 821

Robert Ambrogi's LawSites

Robert Ambrogi's LawSites

Tracking new and intriguing Web sites for the legal profession.

http://www.lawsitesblog.com/
  • Mar 2

    Three Notable Updates on Non-Lawyers Providing Legal Assistance

    Three Notable Updates on Non-Lawyers Providing Legal Assistance
    In the January 2015 issue of the ABA Journal, I had an article about Washington state’s limited license legal technician (LLLT) program, which will formally license non-lawyers to deliver legal services in limited circumstances…
  • Feb 27

    Do Lawyers Have An Ethical Duty To Be Competent in E-Discovery?

    Do Lawyers Have An Ethical Duty To Be Competent in E-Discovery?
    It was big news in 2012 when the American Bar Association amended the Model Rules of Professional Conduct to make clear that lawyers have a duty to be competent in technology. Specifically, the ABA amended the comment to Model Rule 1.1,…
  • Feb 26

    Internet Brands Widens Footprint in Legal with Purchase of Total Attorney

    Internet Brands Widens Footprint in Legal with Purchase of Total Attorney
    Internet Brands, one of the world’s largest operators of websites that serve targeted vertical markets, this week widened its footprint in the legal industry with the purchase of the law practice management and marketing site Total…
Rank this Week: 479

Ernie The Attorney

Ernie The Attorney

Covers law and law blogs. By Ernest Svenson.

http://ernietheattorney.net/
  • Mar 1

    Are you fooling yourself?

    Are you fooling yourself?
    Good scientists relentlessly seek truth, and have rigorous processes for discovering it. Renowned physicist Richard Feynman’s description of the process goes like this: “The first principle is that you must not fool yourself, and…
  • Feb 23

    Hidden agony

    Hidden agony
    Have you ever come face-to-face with someone suffering from disturbing voices, crazy thoughts that won’t go away? Odds are you have. But you wouldn’t notice unless they’re totally crazy… and speak those thoughts out…
  • Feb 15

    Keith Richards explains the creative proce

    Keith Richards explains the creative proce
    Keith Richard’s autobiography Life provides fascinating insight into the life of a celebrity living through the 1960’s and 70’s. But it’s the parts where he describes the process that led him, and…
Rank this Week: 149

Legal Legacy

Legal Legacy

This day in legal history, with occasional relevant posts on legal resources and developments, and book reviews.

http://legallegacy.wordpress.com
  • Mar 1

    March 1, 1803 – Ohio Joins the Union as the 17th State (Sort of)

    March 1, 1803 – Ohio Joins the Union as the 17th State (Sort of)
    The settling of Ohio began in 1788 with the arrival of 48 members of an expedition sponsored by the Ohio Company, which purchased more than one and a half million acres of the Northwest Territory from Congress. Within three years, the male…
  • Feb 27

    Review of “Enemy Women” by Paulette Jile

    Review of “Enemy Women” by Paulette Jile
    I have read quite a few books on the Civil War, but was never that aware of how different the situation was for civilians in some of the border states until I read this absorbing book by Paulette Jiles, author of Lighthouse Island. The author…
  • Feb 25

    February 25, 1960 – Anti-segregation Sit-in at the Montgomery, AL County Courthouse

    February 25, 1960 – Anti-segregation Sit-in at the Montgomery, AL County Courthouse
    On this day in history, students from Alabama State College (a traditionally African American college in Montgomery, Alabama), stated an anti-segregation sit-in at a lunch counter in the Montgomery County Courthouse. In response, the…
Rank this Week: 3565

The Barrister Blog

The Barrister Blog

On law, surfing and politics. By Tim Kevan.

http://timkevan.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 604

@LawBlarg

@LawBlarg

@LawBlarg is an experimental form of legal writing attempting to combine the best aspects of formal legal writing (i.e., law journals) with the best aspects of informal legal writing (i.e. blawgs). More scholarly than blawgs, less serious than full-length articles, the posts are specifically designed for an online readership.

http://blarg.legalmechanics.us
  • Feb 27

    The Pink and Yellow Duplex Part II: Peace Talk

    The Pink and Yellow Duplex Part II: Peace Talk
    It has been nearly ten months since my neighbor, Howard Bowe, was shot by police in his home. It has been nearly six months since I first wrote about the incident. Exceptionally little media coverage has been given to the death of Bowe or his…
  • Jan 27

    Supreme Unanimity on Same-Sex Marriage: It’s About Time

    Supreme Unanimity on Same-Sex Marriage: It’s About Time
    The issue of same-sex marriage is headed to the Supreme Court and soon the Court will rule that state same-sex marriage bans are unconstitutional. For those who believe that the Court will hold that such bans are constitutional, abandon hope.…
  • Jan 27

    Supreme Unanimity on Same-Sex Marriage: It’s About Time

    Supreme Unanimity on Same-Sex Marriage: It’s About Time
    The issue of same-sex marriage is headed to the Supreme Court and soon the Court will rule that state same-sex marriage bans are unconstitutional. For those who believe that the Court will hold that such bans are constitutional, abandon hope.…
Rank this Week: 3120

Everyday Law

Everyday Law

By RocketLawyer.

http://blog.rocketlawyer.com/
  • Feb 26

    Lawyers vs. Accountants: Round 1

    Lawyers vs. Accountants: Round 1
    It seems you can’t go a day without reading about how law school enrollment is plummeting, big law firms are imploding, lawyers are flaming out faster than 4th of July fireworks, and the profession, once regarded as something to aspire…
  • Feb 18

    Everything’s Shakin’ in Oklahoma

    Everything’s Shakin’ in Oklahoma
    Not that I wish misfortune on any other state, but after years of living in California and answering snide “Aren’t you afraid of earthquakes?” questions from denizens of Heartland, U.S.A., it’s nice to be able to look…
  • Feb 13

    Ignite 2015: Starting the New Year with Essentialism

    Ignite 2015: Starting the New Year with Essentialism
    2014 was a spectacular year for Rocket Lawyer! At the beginning of every year, our entire Rocket Lawyer team, including all the offices in San Francisco, London, Mexico, and Utah, gather to kick off the new year on the right foot. This year,…
Rank this Week: 3467

Karel's Legal Blog

Karel's Legal Blog

Covers law in the Netherlands Antilles. By Karel Frielink.

http://www.curacao-law.com
  • Feb 26

    AANSPRAKELIJKHEID VAN DE COMMANDITAIRE VENNOOT

    AANSPRAKELIJKHEID VAN DE COMMANDITAIRE VENNOOT
    De Hoge Raad mag zich erover uitlaten Eerst een stukje Nederlands recht. Een commanditaire vennootschap (CV) is een contractuele rechtsbetrekking tussen twee of meer (rechts)personen tot uitoefening van een bedrijf onder gemeenschappelijke…
  • Feb 20

    INVESTEERDERS EN OPENBARE PLAKZUILEN

    INVESTEERDERS EN OPENBARE PLAKZUILEN
    Notaris handelde onrechtmatig inzake veiling De casus heeft betrekking op de uitwinning van een pandrecht op aandelen in een dochtervennootschap. De moedervennootschap (Trellas; de pandgever) is zelf onderwerp van een geschil met…
  • Feb 19

    DE HOGE RAAD GAAT OM

    DE HOGE RAAD GAAT OM
    Faillissement VOF betekent niet automatisch faillissement vennoten Decennia lang moest worden vastgehouden aan de regel dat het faillissement van een vennootschap onder firma (VOF) tevens het faillissement van de individuele vennoten…
Rank this Week: 522

Gillette-Torvik Blog

Gillette-Torvik Blog

Two lawyers in two states blog about law and the issues of the day, and then comment on each other's posts.

http://gillette-torvik.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 26

    Bad at math

    Bad at math
    I have a friend who is a cement mason by trade. Like many construction jobs, in order to be a good cement mason you need to be competent at math. Since I am somewhat math challenged, my friend refers to my mathematical errors as "history…
  • Feb 18

    Wisconsin leads the nation in what?

    Wisconsin leads the nation in what?
    I suspect the Venn diagram for people who listen to This American Life and people who read this blog is either a circle or a figure eight.  In case it is the latter, I wanted to point out that last week's episode on policing is very…
  • Feb 3

    The pen is mightier than the sword. But which is more expensive?

    The pen is mightier than the sword. But which is more expensive?
    My office evidently shares an elevator bank with a company that sells pens for prices ranging from ten bucks to $75,000. I have yet to visit the place. My taste-or perhaps, my lack of taste-runs to the Bic BU2 Grip. I could be mistaken, but I…
Rank this Week: 941

MediaBerkman

MediaBerkman

Harvard Law School Berkman Center for Internet & Society Podcast.

http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/mediaberkman
Rank this Week: 399

Legal Reports

Legal Reports

Discusses legal news and ideas. By Robert Sewell.

http://www.legalreports.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 25

    FATAL ESTATE PLANNING MISTAKES: ACCOUNTS IN JOINT TENANCY

    FATAL ESTATE PLANNING MISTAKES: ACCOUNTS IN JOINT TENANCY
    This is the third article in a series, Fatal Estate Planning Mistakes, which focuses on "war stories" regarding common estate planning mistakes, as seen by a probate and trust litigator.  These stories are meant to serve as lessons for…
  • Feb 6

    FATAL ESTATE PLANNING MISTAKES

    FATAL ESTATE PLANNING MISTAKES
    Wills Without WitnessesThis is the second article in the series, Fatal Estate Planning Mistakes, which focuses on "war stories" regarding common estate planning mistakes, as seen by a probate and trust litigator.  These stories are meant…
  • Jan 30

    FATAL ESTATE PLANNING MISTAKES

    FATAL ESTATE PLANNING MISTAKES
    Trusts Without Pour-Over Wills            This is the first article in a new series, Fatal Estate Planning Mistakes, which will focus on “war stories” regarding common estate…
Rank this Week: 2674

Lawyer 2 Lawyer

Lawyer 2 Lawyer

J. Craig Williams and Robert Ambrogi bring us their and their guests views on a variety of hot legal topics. Part of the Legal Talk Network.

http://legaltalknetwork.com/podcasts/lawyer-2-lawyer/
  • Feb 20

    Driverless Cars: Who’s “Driving” and Who’s Responsible?

    Driverless Cars: Who’s “Driving” and Who’s Responsible?
    In this episode of Lawyer 2 Lawyer, host J. Craig Williams interviews attorney and author of Robots Are People Too John Weaver, researcher and writer for Michigan Auto Law Todd Berg, and litigator and author of Motorista Anna Eby. Together…
  • Feb 13

    Breaking Down The Serial Podcast: Attorneys Dissect Adnan Syed's Case

    Breaking Down The Serial Podcast: Attorneys Dissect Adnan Syed's Case
    On this episode of Lawyer 2 Lawyer, hosts Bob Ambrogi and J. Craig Williams discuss Serial and the case it made famous with three attorneys: Director of Investigation for University of Virginia School of Law's Innocence Project Clinic Deirdre…
  • Jan 23

    Soto v. Bushmaster

    Soto v. Bushmaster
    In this episode of Lawyer 2 Lawyer, host Bob Ambrogi interviews Elliot Fineman from the National Gun Victims Action Council, Charles Heller from Jews for the Preservation of Firearms Ownership, and Professor Nicholas Johnson from Fordham…
Rank this Week: 139

The Law Insider

The Law Insider

Provides non-attorneys with information about the law.

http://www.thelawinsider.com/
  • Feb 19

    Before your firm buys that cool new technology, read this!

    Before your firm buys that cool new technology, read this!
    What To Look For In Law Practice Technology I get plenty of calls every week from vendors ready to sell me the “next big thing” that will revolutionize my practice.  Some of them even live up to their billing.  And we…
  • Feb 16

    The Lawyer Who Became the King of SaaS

    The Lawyer Who Became the King of SaaS
    From lawyer to tech start-up guru, and the undeniable thought leader for the SaaS movement in Silicon Valley, Jason Lemkin continues to build a following of founders, CEO’s and sales execs through his blog SaaStr. With the…
  • Feb 14

    Lawyers Moonlighting as Entrepreneur

    Lawyers Moonlighting as Entrepreneur
      So many articles have been written about how lawyers make terrible entrepreneurs. Lawyers are mischaracterized as risk averse, unimaginative and perfectionists to a fault. Most also believe that lawyers lack general business know how.…
Rank this Week: 2429

The Irreverent Lawyer

The Irreverent Lawyer

Ruminations on law and life

http://lawmrh.wordpress.com
  • Feb 17

    State Bar Task Force — so far, ‘everything is awesome.’

    State Bar Task Force — so far, ‘everything is awesome.’
    In August, I reported the Arizona Supreme Court had directed the creation of a state bar task force to review “The Role and Governance Structure of the State Bar of Arizona.” But knowing how things roll around here, I had no…
  • Feb 13

    Swallows roost and state bars root for “convention patrons.”

    Swallows roost and state bars root for “convention patrons.”
    The Eastern Seaboard may still be buried in ice and snow. But Spring beckons all the same. And come March — like swallows that supposedly always return to Mission San Juan Capistrano, U.S. lawyers receive their yearly state bar…
  • Feb 1

    Bats and misconduct.

    Bats and misconduct.
    I had bats on my mind yesterday. First there was the report Thursday about bats causing pandemonium sending people screaming from an Arkansas courtroom. I’ve been in really old courthouses and know that rodents live there but this was a…
Rank this Week: 1282

Legal Info 360

Legal Info 360

Covers lawsuits, settlements, accidents, crimes, and dangerous products being recalled.

http://www.legalinfo360.com/
  • Feb 12

    Exonerations in America

    Exonerations in America
    This is a really interesting interactive map created by iLawyerMarketing.com who worked together with criminal defense attorney George Ramos of Ramos & Associates. It brings to light the amount of people[...]The post Exonerations in…
  • Oct 29

    ATTORNEY SPOTLIGHT: WHIT DRAKE

    ATTORNEY SPOTLIGHT: WHIT DRAKE
    Whit Drake is a personal injury lawyer based in Birmingham, AL. He heads his practice, Drake Law Firm, along with his wife Katherine Drake. The attorneys aim to provide clients[...]The post ATTORNEY SPOTLIGHT: WHIT DRAKE appeared first on…
  • Oct 22

    Exoneration Map

    Exoneration Map
    The post Exoneration Map appeared first on Legal News & Information.
Rank this Week: 2309

First Impressions

First Impressions

Covers legal issues and news in Indiana. By Jennifer Mehalik of the Indiana Lawyer.

http://www.thinkfutureindiana.com/
  • Feb 11

    Business Expansion Update: Multi-Color Corporation

    Business Expansion Update: Multi-Color Corporation
    SCOTTSBURG, Ind. (Jan. 30, 2015) – Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ: LABL), a manufacturer of global label solutions, announced plans to expand its operations, creating up to 154 new jobs by 2020. The Batavia, Ohio-based company…
  • Feb 11

    Indiana Advancing Carbon Fiber Manufacturing

    Indiana Advancing Carbon Fiber Manufacturing
    INDIANAPOLIS (Jan. 9, 2015) – Indiana will participate in a public-private partnership to expand research, development and job creation in composite material technology, with the U.S. Department of Energy’s selection today of…
  • Feb 11

    Aerorepair Announces Indy Satellite Facility

    Aerorepair Announces Indy Satellite Facility
    INDIANAPOLIS (Jan. 13, 2015) – AeroRepair Corp., an aircraft maintenance service provider, announced plans today to locate a satellite facility here, creating up to 27 new jobs by 2018. The Londonderry, New Hampshire-based…
Rank this Week: 789

Binary Law

Binary Law

Legal information and technology information. From Nick Holmes Managing Director of infolaw.

http://www.binarylaw.co.uk
  • Feb 2

    Where has all the GOV stuff gone?

    Where has all the GOV stuff gone?
    Reblogged from Legal Web Watch January 2015 Digital Champion, Martha Lane Fox, first mooted the idea of a single government website back in 2010. Some thought the theory was sound but that delivery would be impossible. Once the project was…
  • Nov 21

    Do lawyers need to be digitally competent?

    Do lawyers need to be digitally competent?
    Reblogged from Legal Web Watch November 2014. I ask this because I have been looking into the future for CPD in the two professions. Both are moving away from measuring CPD hours towards systems based on self-certified continuing competence.…
  • Oct 1

    Big Internet? No thank

    Big Internet? No thank
    Reblogged from Legal Web Watch September 2014. The early adopters have been getting restless lately. I’m with them. This is not what we signed up for. Alan Jacobs, writing for The New Atlantis, predicts The End of Big Twitter. Twitter…
Rank this Week: 3250

Instructional Technology

Instructional Technology

A blawg by Darlene Cardillo, an Instructional Technologist at Albany Law School, dedicated to issues related to instructional technology in general and especially as it relates to legal education.

http://albanylawtech.wordpress.com/
  • Jan 30

    Check Out This Blog

    Check Out This Blog
    I just discovered this blog through a pingback to my blog: S|M| i |L|E  (http://socialmediainlegaleducation.com) has been around since last summer. According to their blog: S|M| i |L|E (Social Media in Legal Education) is a new…
  • Jan 29

    Ravel and Casetext – A New Generation of Legal Research Tool

    Ravel and Casetext – A New Generation of Legal Research Tool
    Katrina June Lee , Susan Azyndar , and Ingrid Mattson have published A New Era: Integrating Today’s ‘Next Gen’ Research Tools Ravel and Casetext in the Law School Classroom, forthcoming in Rutgers University Computer &…
  • Dec 13

    Live Blogging from the LegalEdWeb Webinar

    Live Blogging from the LegalEdWeb Webinar
    Jeremiah Ho of University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Law (above) led a webinar entitled “Flipping of the Law Classroom: Infusing Active Learning Through Technology.” Here are some of his key points: Flipped learning is…
Rank this Week: 1645

ZiefBrief

ZiefBrief

Announcements, news and legal research tips & tools from University of San Francisco's Dorraine Zief Law Library.

http://ziefbrief.typepad.com/ziefbrief/
  • Jan 29

    Lexis Printers Working; OnLAW Access Restored

    Lexis Printers Working; OnLAW Access Restored
    After the firewall work over the MLK weekend, we lost access to OnLAW (CEB practice guide database) and to our on-campus Lexis printers. We're pleased to report that both problems were resolved this morning, and you should be able to...
  • Jan 23

    USF Email Restored

    USF Email Restored
    It appears that USF personnel are receiving emails again. However, if you sent us an email yesterday and you don't hear back from us within one business day, you may want to resend the email to ensure we receive it.
  • Jan 22

    No Research Librarian Sat. 1/31/15

    No Research Librarian Sat. 1/31/15
    There will be no Research Librarian on duty Saturday, January 31, 2015.
Rank this Week: 1262

Inter Alia

Inter Alia

Covers internet legal research resources. By Tom Mighell.

http://www.inter-alia.net/blog/
  • Jan 19

    Do Lawyers Use Technology To Collaborate?

    Do Lawyers Use Technology To Collaborate?
    Way back in 2008, Dennis Kennedy and I wrote The Lawyer’s Guide to Collaboration Tools and Technologies: Smart Ways to Work Together – hard to believe it has been 7 years since we wrote that book! We recently decided to revisit…
  • Jan 5

    Are Technology Resolutions Important for Lawyers?

    Are Technology Resolutions Important for Lawyers?
    At this time of year, every year, you can count on a regular deluge of articles on New Year’s Resolutions, “getting a fresh start,” and all types of advice to suggest that everything you did last year was a failure, and…
  • Dec 1

    Review: Logitech Keys-to-Go Bluetooth Keyboard

    Review: Logitech Keys-to-Go Bluetooth Keyboard
    For years, I have used (and recommended) two Bluetooth keyboards, primarily when I am using my iPad. I tend to use Apple’s Wireless Keyboard more; it’s reasonably thin and light, and I like that it’s a full-size…
Rank this Week: 91

Law Religion Culture Review

Law Religion Culture Review

Covers the intersection of law, theology and ethics. By Richard J. Radcliffe.

http://lawreligionculturereview.blogspot.com/
  • Dec 31

    Year in Review, 2014.

    Year in Review, 2014.
    Books Read (in order read)1. Catching the Wolf of Wall Street by Jordan Belfort (2009)2. You Herd Me! I'll Say It If No One Else Will by Colin Cowherd (2013)3. I Wear the Black Hat: Grappling with Villains by Chuck Klosterman (2013)4. The…
  • Jan 8

    Year in Review, 2013.

    Year in Review, 2013.
    Books Read (in order read)1. Arguably: Essays by Christopher Hitchens (2011)2. Imperfect Justice: Prosecuting Casey Anthony by Jeff Ashton with Lisa Pulitzer (2011)3. Free Will by Sam Harris (2012)4. Full Service by Scotty Bowers with…
  • Jan 2

    Year in Review, 2012.

    Year in Review, 2012.
    Books Read (in no particular order)1. Losing It: In Which an Aging Professor Laments... (2011) by William Ian Miller2. Inside Scientology (2011) by Janet Reitman3. The New New Rules (2011) by Bill Maher4. Here Comes Trouble (2011) by…
Rank this Week: 3074

HuskerBlawgs

HuskerBlawgs

Nebraska law and trials. Published by Stan Sipple.

http://huskerblawgs.blogspot.com/
  • Dec 18

    from Stan, Stan Sipple, Sipple

    from Stan, Stan Sipple, Sipple
    Hi! How are you?I saw it on TV! http://crm.avistsecurity.com.au/such/say.php CNN said it really works!Stan, Stan Sipple, SippleSent from my iPhone
  • Dec 15

    from Stan, Stan Sipple, Sipple

    from Stan, Stan Sipple, Sipple
    Hi! How are you?Breaking news http://kesem-tours.co.il/only.php it works!Stan, Stan Sipple, SippleSent from Yahoo Mail for iPhone
  • Sep 11

    from Stan, Stan Sipple, Sipple

    from Stan, Stan Sipple, Sipple
    How are you? http://azovschool5.ru/olf/passing.php Stan, Stan Sipple, Sipple
Rank this Week: 2158

Unenumerated

Unenumerated

Covers law, technology, economics and history. By Nick Szabo.

http://unenumerated.blogspot.com/
  • Dec 11

    The dawn of trustworthy computing

    The dawn of trustworthy computing
    When we currently use a smart phone or a laptop on a cell network or the Internet, the other end of these interactions typically run on other solo computers, such as web servers. Practically all of these machines have architectures that were…
  • Oct 16

    Transportation, divergence, and the industrial revolution

    Transportation, divergence, and the industrial revolution
    After about 1000 AD northwestern Europe started a gradual switch from using oxen to using horses for farm traction and transportation.  This trend culminated in an eighteenth-century explosion in roads carrying horse-drawn carriages and…
  • Jul 2

    Tweeting

    Tweeting
    https://twitter.com/NickSzabo4
Rank this Week: 2215