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3 Jun 2011, 7:00 am by Fredrike Bannink
Solution Focused Brief Therapy with Persons with Intellectual Disabilities The authors discuss how this relatively new form of therapy in an adapted form can be made suitable for clients with ID. The assumptions of this therapeutic approach, the types of problems and settings addressed by SFBT, and a description of the interventions used in SFBT are considered. Indications and contraindications for SFBT and empirical data on the effectiveness of the therapy are discussed both with regard to… [read post]
20 Jan 2013, 6:48 am by Tessa Shepperson
I write a regular quarterly column in the Solicitors Journal and my article in December was based on the ideas about housing law reform set out in my Bigger Picture ebook (which in turn was based on the series I did last year on this blog). Several people have been contacting me about it so I thought I would put it online so other people, who do not have a subscription to the SJ, can read it too. The first page is >> here The second page is >> here This article was first published by… [read post]
25 Apr 2012, 10:47 am by HCWadmin
The Center For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a rather alarming statistic this week regarding teen deaths. The incidents of teen fatalities related to poisonings among 15 to 19 year olds increased more than 90% between 2000 and 2009. … Continue reading ? [read post]
27 Jan 2012, 7:40 am by HCWadmin
This week the U.S. Supreme Court issued a unanimous ruling, with two separate concurring opinions, in the case of U.S. v. Jones in one of the first cases to explore privacy rights regarding digital police investigation techniques. In Jones, the … Continue reading ? [read post]
29 Oct 2012, 9:37 am by MLB
Mark Spognardi Jesse Dill Arnstein & Lehr Chicago Partner Mark A. Spognardi and Milwaukee Associate Jesse R. Dill published an article in the October 29 issue of Inside Counsel entitled "Employee investigations-in some circuits, you can rely on what you know." The article discusses how a recent decision by the 8th Circuit Court offers employers a reminder about the importance of conducting an investigation before disciplining or terminating employees. The court affirms that employers can rely… [read post]
13 Jun 2012, 1:10 pm by MLB
Charles W. Pautsch Arnstein & Lehr Milwaukee Partner Charles W. Pautsch responded to 10 questions in a June article in Financier Worldwide, titled "10 Questions: Legal Challenges Surrounding Say On Pay In The United States." In the article, Mr. Pautsch discusses the legal developments in the U.S. relating to say on pay; compliance provisions and procedures that U.S. companies are now obliged to observe; and a variety of other issues surrounding the Dodd-Frank Act, which is primarily aimed at… [read post]
30 Dec 2012, 10:09 am by Blogspot
The first issue of the 'New Journal of European Criminal Law' (a continuation of the Journal of European Criminal Law) has just been published and contains various ECHR-related articles: * Editorial: Taxquet v Belgium, R v Ponting, Trials by Jury and a Homage to Neil MacCormick, by Scott Crosby; * Survey of Instances of Non-Compliance with Interim Measures Adopted under Rule 39 of the Rules of Court, by the Registry of the European Court of Human Rights; * Decisions of the European Court of Human… [read post]
7 Feb 2012, 7:55 am by Gene Quinn
Article One Partners (AOP), the world’s largest patent research community, earlier today announced that the company has achieved a significant milestone — more than $2 million dollars in financial incentives to its global research community. This milestone comes 11 months to the day from when Article One announced that they had reached the $1 million award milestone. [read post]
17 Feb 2012, 12:52 pm by MLB
E. Jason Tremblay Arnstein & Lehr Chicago Partner E. Jason Tremblay authored the article titled "How to properly handle references for terminated employees," which appeared in the February 6 edition of Inside Counsel. Mr. Tremblay"s article focuses on the complications that may arise when a company gives a reference for a terminated employee. He indicates there is a fine line between disclosing too much information and not disclosing enough. Mr. Tremblay also shares some examples of references… [read post]
8 Feb 2012, 10:41 am by Nancy Van Tine
Hi there, I'm on vacation, and since I can't stand to not work (I know, I know) I have been trying to improve my Twitter skills. I just started on Twitter in December and am thrilled at the amount of information at my fingertips.  I probably "retweet" four or five excellent divorce-related articles daily, some of them serious and some of them not. If you would like to follow me on Twitter to take advantage of this information, you'll find me there as @nancyvantine.  I'll be back next week;… [read post]
18 Jul 2012, 8:58 am by J
News reaches us here at NL towers of another private sector Art.8 case (following Khela v Dainter, our note here). Details are sketchy, but it seems that Central London County Court was dealing with a possession claim against squatters. The CJ is said to have held that Art.8 applied to the possession claim (i.e. the squatters could argue that it was their home and the eviction was disproportionate) but that, on the facts, it was proportionate to make an order. Interestingly, the CJ has given… [read post]
17 Dec 2013, 12:35 am by Vishnu S
Aastha Mehta In a thought-provoking judgment on Wednesday, Supreme Court of India describes homosexuals as “miniscule fraction” of the population, a term which has not gone too well with those...The post GOING BACK TO SQUARE ONE: SC shows red signal to Gay rights appeared first on The Lex-Warrier. [read post]
29 Jul 2010, 8:21 am by Kevin Sheerin
Matter of Estate of Phyllis Gravino v Thomas Young In this Article 78 case, the court reviewed a decision of the Zoning Board of Appeals of the Town of Babylon. The Zoning Board denied the petitioner’s application for area variances.   The Zoning Board of Appeals of the Town of Babylon decision to deny petitioner because they found that the requested variances would cause an adverse effect on the surrounding neighborhood. The court’s determination was rational and not arbitrary and capricious.… [read post]
23 Nov 2009, 11:48 am by NL
We've been told that Ali & Ibrahim v Birmingham City Council (now Ali, Ibrahim and Tomlinson v BCC) was heard in the Supreme Court today, 23 November, and continues tomorrow. Our report on the Court of Appeal judgment ([2008] EWCA 1228) is here. The issue is whether Housing Act 1996 s.202 reviews are Article 6 compliant. Judgment now awaited - this should be significant, either way. [read post]
1 Dec 2010, 7:40 pm by Liam Thornton
A five judge panel of the  Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights has decided not to allow a full hearing take place in relation to the case of Schalk and Kopf v. Austria. In Schalk, the ECtHR found that there was no violation of Article 8 or Article 12 (alone or in conjunction with Article 14 of the European Convention on Human Rights) where a state did not provide for same-sex civil marriage. For my previous blog post on this decision, see here. As this judgment is… [read post]
16 Nov 2011, 10:23 am by Record on Appeal
 This should be on the to-be-read list of all appellate attorneys -- new or seasoned.  "The How-To-Win Appeal Manual" by Ralph Adam Fine is in its second edition.  The manual is available through Juris Publishing Inc.  According to the publisher's website:  "Ralph Adam Fine, a Judge on the Wisconsin Court of Appeals since 1988, reveals how appellate judges really decide cases, and how you can use that knowledge to win your appeal."  The book offers step-by-step instruction on  "how to… [read post]
9 Mar 2011, 4:33 pm by Gene Quinn
On Monday, March 7, 2011, Article One Partners announced that it had surpassed the $1 Million milestone and has now distributed over $1 million in reward money to Advisors. It would seem that Article One Partners is growing and thriving, and that my initial reaction to the Article One Partners business model was incorrect. In fact, Article One Partners is likely just scratching the surface of its potential and demonstrating the power of coordinated crowd sourcing solutions. [read post]
31 Jul 2012, 6:31 am by J
This is, I accept, slightly cheeky, but it occurred to me that our readers might like to apply for the job of President of the new First Tier Tribunal (Property Chamber). Salary is £138,548 (and a judicial pension). The successful candidate will provide the "jurisdictional lead and management" for the new Chamber, and support the Senior President of Tribunals (now Sir Jeremy Sullivan). Your powers will include the right to issue Practice Directions and you're automatically a judge of the Upper… [read post]
27 Sep 2011, 2:09 pm by Cuneyt
              Turkey is carrying out a big aid campaign, led by Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, for Somali who are suffering in the grip of drought.              In an effort to position himself as the leader of Muslim countries in the Middle East region, Erdogan is trying to show the slamic World that he is [...] [read post]
17 Jul 2011, 3:13 pm by team
On December 12th 2005, Mr. Jalal Boukneter and Mr Nabil Boukneter were arrested for a drug trafficking investigation. They were detained in the police station of Villeneuve-sur-Lot where they were put under oath and interrogated for 3 days before they could meet their lawyer. On November 22nd 2006, the investigation chamber of the appeal court of Agen refused to suppress the transcripts of police interrogation of the first 3 days of police custody. On March 20th 2007, the supreme court rejected… [read post]