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Workplace Prof Blog

Workplace Prof Blog

Covers arbitration, disability, employment discrimination, labor law, public employment law and workplace safety. By Jeffrey M. Hirsch, Marcia L. McCormick, Paul M. Secunda, Charles A. Sullivan and Richard Bales.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/laborprof_blog/
  • Apr 24

    Northwestern Football Union Vote this Week

    Northwestern Football Union Vote this Week
    The scholarship players for Northwestern's football team will be voting Friday whether to unionize. As the NY Times reports, Northwestern has been fighting hard for the players to vote against the union. Many readers will recognize these…
  • Apr 24

    Labor & Employment Law Roundup

    Labor & Employment Law Roundup
    Some recent labor & employment law issues in the news: The lone holdout among major U.S. airlines has now joined the club. Pilots for JetBlue just voted by almost 75% to unionize. The case against Apple, Google, and other Silicon...
  • Apr 23

    Who Counts as Black?

    Who Counts as Black?
    The Sixth Circuit just handed a resounding defeat to the EEOC in its disparate impact challenge to Kaplan Higher Education Corp.'s use of credit history to select employees, including those who will have access to student financial…
Rank this Week: 17

The Faculty Lounge

The Faculty Lounge

Conversations about law, culture, and academia. By Professors Dan Filler, Laura Appleman, Al Brophy, Kevin Noble Maillard and Calvin Massey.

http://www.thefacultylounge.org/
  • Apr 24

    Call For Papers: Workshop For Corporate & Securities Regulation

    Call For Papers: Workshop For Corporate & Securities Regulation
    The University of Richmond School of Law and the University of Illinois College of Law invite submissions for the Second Annual Workshop for Corporate & Securities Litigation. This workshop will be held October 24-25, 2014 in Richmond.…
  • Apr 24

    Gillian Lester Named Dean Of Columbia Law

    Gillian Lester Named Dean Of Columbia Law
    Professor and Acting Dean Gillian Lester of UC Berkeley Law has been named the next Dean of Columbia Law School. She began teaching at UCLA Law in 1994 and moved to Berkeley in 2006. She holds an LLB from the...
  • Apr 24

    Antebellum UVA Students and Jurisprudence

    Antebellum UVA Students and Jurisprudence
    One of my projects this summer is going to be looking closely at the ideas of UVa students before the War. I'm going to focus on their ideas about jurisprudence. We know a lot, actually, about the UVa faculty towards...
Rank this Week: 91

Nonprofit Law Prof Blog

Nonprofit Law Prof Blog

Covers federal and state laws and cases affecting non-profits. Edited by David A. Brennen, Darryll K. Jones, Johnny Rex Buckles, John D. Colombo, Susan N. Gary, Vaughn E. James, Thomas A. Kelley III, Lloyd H. Mayer, Nancy A. McLaughlin, Nicholas A. Mirkay, Karla W. Simon, Sophie E. Smyth, Alice M. Thomas, Elaine Waterhouse Wilson, and Miranda Perry Fleischer.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/nonprofit/
  • Apr 24

    Haim Sandberg: From JNF to Viva Palestina -- UK Policy Towards Zionist and Palestinian Charitie

    Haim Sandberg: From JNF to Viva Palestina -- UK Policy Towards Zionist and Palestinian Charitie
    From SSRN . . . The classification of a charity's object as "political" and the legal attitude towards political activities of charities and NGOs may be tinged with political bias. The article aims to show how such a bias had...
  • Apr 24

    Arjya Majumdar: Zakat, Dana and Corporate Social Responsibility

    Arjya Majumdar: Zakat, Dana and Corporate Social Responsibility
    From SSRN . . . The tradition of giving finds itself in every religious text across the world. There seem to be few other principles which are so globally accepted. Whether it is the Zakat, the Islamic practice of giving...
  • Apr 23

    Crowdfunding for Nonprofits: Solicitation or Matchmaking?

    Crowdfunding for Nonprofits: Solicitation or Matchmaking?
    “Crowdfunding” appears to be all the rage. Investopedia defines crowdfunding on the most basic level as the “use of small amounts of capital from a large number of individuals to finance a new business venture.” In the earliest days,…
Rank this Week: 199

North Carolina Journal of Law &…

North Carolina Journal of Law & Technology

Features legal scholarship in law and technology topics, including intellectual property law, cyberspace law, environmental law, criminal law, health law, and privacy law.

http://ncjolt.org/
  • Apr 10

    Cryptocontracts: Automating Payment for Digital Consumption

    Cryptocontracts: Automating Payment for Digital Consumption
    The proliferation of digital currencies, following the lead of Bitcoin, has been outpaced only by the companies forming to bet their futures on widespread acceptance of the new technology. A few companies are focusing on self-enforcing…
  • Apr 10

    How Should Bitcoin Be Taxed? IRS Provides Short Answer

    How Should Bitcoin Be Taxed? IRS Provides Short Answer
    With “Tax Day” looming for many Americans, it seems the perfect time to talk about the Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”). Bitcoin is a relatively novel form of currency that was first introduced in 2009. Unlike…
  • Apr 8

    Stop Being a Jerk: FTC Charges Jerk.com with Deceiving Consumer

    Stop Being a Jerk: FTC Charges Jerk.com with Deceiving Consumer
    On Monday, April 7, 2014, the FTC alleged that Jerk broke federal laws and deceived consumers. The Massachusetts-based company created the social media site, Jerk.com which was active from 2009 until 2013. It also operated under jerk.be and…
Rank this Week: 1788