Most Popular Blawgs Expanded View List View

Blogs 1 - 45 of 1000
Sort by Popularity | Sort by Name | Sorted by Last Post Date

WUSTL School of Law News

WUSTL School of Law News

http://news.wustl.edu/_layouts/WUSTL.SharePoint.WebParts/CustomFeed.aspx?xsl=1&web=/schools/Law&page=ffd03ae5-7e53-44de-89b3-4672f3ea5710&wp=afe32abc-2fc9-4eac-80d2-26a459662960
  • Nov 10

    Wash U Expert: Obama within rights to proceed on immigration reform

    Wash U Expert: Obama within rights to proceed on immigration reform
    With Republicans gaining control of Congress after the midterm elections, Speaker of the House John Boehner insists that President Barack Obama could get “burned” if he uses executive action to move forward on immigration reform…
  • Dec 1

    Wash U Expert: Police body cameras can be effective if used properly

    Wash U Expert: Police body cameras can be effective if used properly
    As part of the White House response to unrest in Ferguson, Mo., President Barack Obama has proposed $263 million for police body camers and training. Richards While body cameras can be effective, they only work if the police leave them on…
  • Nov 26

    Wash U Expert: Law professor calls for do-over in Ferguson case

    Wash U Expert: Law professor calls for do-over in Ferguson case
    The St. Louis County Circuit Court has the authority to seek and appoint a special prosecutor to present the case involving Michael Brown’s death to a new grand jury — and should do so, a law professor at Washington University in…
Rank this Week: 755

Securities Lawyer 101

Securities Lawyer 101

Covers securities enforcement, securities law and going public matters. By Hamilton & Associates.

http://www.securitieslawyer101.com/blog/
  • Sep 10

    Corporate Hijackings 101 l Securities Lawyer 101 Blog

    Corporate Hijackings 101 l Securities Lawyer 101 Blog
    Securities Lawyer 101 Blog Corporate hijackings, also known as corporate identity theft, of public shell companies has been around for more than a decade.  It  is a growing method used by fraudsters to acquire…
  • Jan 1

    Going Public Blog l Securities Lawyer 101

    Going Public Blog l Securities Lawyer 101
    Going Public Lawyer  Securities Lawyer 101 Blog Going public is a big step for any company.  The process of “going public” is complex and at times precarious.  While going public offers many benefits it also comes…
  • Jan 1

    Going Public Blog l Securities Lawyer 101

    Going Public Blog l Securities Lawyer 101
      Securities Lawyer 101 Blog Going public is a big step for any company.  The process of “going public” is complex and at times precarious.  While going public offers many benefits it also comes with risks and…
Rank this Week: 41

Boston Injury Lawyer Blog

Boston Injury Lawyer Blog

Discusses boating, car, motorcycle, and pedestrian accidents. By Altman& Altman.

http://www.bostoninjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 31

    Woman Killed in East Boston When Andrew McArdle Bridge Crushes Her

    Woman Killed in East Boston When Andrew McArdle Bridge Crushes Her
    A woman died in East Boston on Tuesday when the Meridian Street Bridge, also referred to as the Andrew McArdle Bridge, closed on top of her. Boston police are trying to figure out exactly what happened to cause the Massachusetts pedestrian…
  • Dec 18

    Cape Cod Drowning Death is Second Swimming Fatality at Yarmouth Hotel in Four Month

    Cape Cod Drowning Death is Second Swimming Fatality at Yarmouth Hotel in Four Month
    A 40-year-old Medford man died earlier this month in a Cape Cod, MA drowning accident at the Bayside Resort Hotel in Yarmouth. This is the second swimming fatality at the hotel in four months. According to the media, first responders started…
  • Dec 16

    Judge Says Billerica Man Can Proceed with Boston Child Sex Abuse Lawsuit Against Harvard University

    Judge Says Billerica Man Can Proceed with Boston Child Sex Abuse Lawsuit Against Harvard University
    A judge says that Stephen Embry can go ahead with his lawsuit against Harvard University. The 57-year-old Billerica man’s Boston child sex abuse case was dismissed over a year ago, before a new Massachusetts bill extending the statute…
Rank this Week: 381

Delaware Business Litigation…

Delaware Business Litigation Report

Offers case summaries of Delaware court decisions in business-related litigation. By Morris James.

http://www.delawarebusinesslitigation.com/
  • Dec 31

    Court Of Chancery Explains Scienter Requirement In Insider Trading Claim

    Court Of Chancery Explains Scienter Requirement In Insider Trading Claim
    Silverberg v. Gold, C.A. 7646-VCP (December 31, 2013) Under Delaware law, a so-called Brophy claim seeks to recover the profits made by trading on insider information. Showing that material insider information was available is not…
  • Dec 31

    Court Of Chancery Denies Advancement For Predecessor Liability

    Court Of Chancery Denies Advancement For Predecessor Liability
    Grace v. Ashbridge LLC, C.A. 8348-VCN (December 31, 2013) In general, a successor entity is not liable for its predecessor's obligations when there has been a fundamental change in the identity of the entity.  Here, the Court held…
  • Dec 17

    Has the Chancery Court Created a New Tort?

    Has the Chancery Court Created a New Tort?
    Authored By Edward M. McNally This article was originally published in the Delaware Business Court Insider | December 17, 2014 A recent decision by the Delaware Court of Chancery may have plowed fresh ground by…
Rank this Week: 721

Institutional Investor Securities…

Institutional Investor Securities Blog

Covers investment fraud involving auction-rate securities, credit rating agencies, hedge funds and mortgage-backed securities. By Shepherd Smith Edwards & Kantas.

http://www.institutionalinvestorsecuritiesblog.com/
Rank this Week: 432

Michigan Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Michigan Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers Michigan drug crimes and drunk driving. By Attorney Jeffrey J. Randa.

http://www.michigancriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 19

    Clearing a Michigan hold on your Driving Record to get a License in Another State

    Clearing a Michigan hold on your Driving Record to get a License in Another State
    A Michigan Secretary of State hold on your driver's license prevents you from getting a license in another state. This simple fact derails a lot of plans, and frustrates a lot of former Michiganders. A huge part of my practice...
  • Dec 5

    Driver's License Restoration Guaranteed Win

    Driver's License Restoration Guaranteed Win
    For all of the information I put out about the Michigan driver's license restoration and clearance process, it is important for me to periodically remind the reader that I provide a guaranteed win for every case I take. The catch...
  • Dec 1

    What to do After a DUI Arrest in Michigan

    What to do After a DUI Arrest in Michigan
    What should you do when you are released from jail after being arrested on a drunk driving charge? You might think that my answer to that question, as a Michigan DUI lawyer who handles cases from Chesterfield and New Baltimore,...
Rank this Week: 592

Instapundit.com

Instapundit.com

Online magazine of opinion. By University of Tennessee College of Law professor Glenn Reynolds.

http://pjmedia.com/instapundit/
Rank this Week: 1

TalkLeft: The Politics of Crime

TalkLeft: The Politics of Crime

Provides liberal coverage of crime-related political and injustice news.

http://www.talkleft.com/
  • Dec 18

    Guards Laugh as Inmate Dies: Colorado to Pay $3 Million

    Guards Laugh as Inmate Dies: Colorado to Pay $3 Million
    Colorado has agreed to a $3 million settlement to the family of a mentally ill inmate who died while having seizures as guards stood around laughing. The event was captured on a six hour video. Denver civil rights attorney David Lane,…
  • Dec 18

    Shami Witness' Detention Extended for 15 Day

    Shami Witness' Detention Extended for 15 Day
    Police in India have obtained a 15 day extension of time to hold Shami Witness (Mehdi Masroor Biswas) as they continue their investigation of him and his Twitter account. They had asked for an additional 25 days. Shami has been allowed to…
  • Dec 18

    Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Appears in Court

    Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Appears in Court
    Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, accused of committing the Boston Marathan bombing, was in court this morning. Reporters in the courtroom are live-tweeting. Almost all say he appeared much more alert, interested and engaged in the proceedings than at his…
Rank this Week: 2

FDA Law Blog

FDA Law Blog

Hyman, Phelps & McNamara, P.C.

http://www.fdalawblog.net/fda_law_blog_hyman_phelps/
Rank this Week: 131

Concurring Opinions

Concurring Opinions

Group blog with a broad emphasis on legal topics. By Professors Daniel J. Solove, Kaimipono Wenger, Dave Hoffman, Frank Pasquale, Deven Desai, Danielle Citron, Lawrence Cunningham, Sarah Waldeck, Jaya Ramji-Nogales, Solangel Maldonado and Gerard Magliocca.

http://www.concurringopinions.com
  • Dec 18

    Yahoo! and YouTube

    Yahoo! and YouTube
    Mozilla switched to using Yahoo! for its search engine, and so I noticed something about how it shows YouTube results; something that may upset YouTube aka Google. When I was writing about lightsabers and 3D printing, I wanted to embed a clip…
  • Dec 18

    Hello Stigler: Google Trusted Stores, Amazon, and Price Discrimination

    Hello Stigler: Google Trusted Stores, Amazon, and Price Discrimination
    Hello, Stigler. Matchmaking and advertising are Google’s forte. It has upped its game. Never to leave things as they are, Google has been rolling out a trusted vendor system. I noticed the service for a company that I cannot recall. Not…
  • Dec 18

    Million Dollar Reward Case Over

    Million Dollar Reward Case Over
    A claim to $1 million for meeting a lawyer’s dare made on Dateline NBC is now dead. The case is over thanks to an opinion, by Judge Wilson for the 11th Circuit, that will be in the next editions of all Contracts…
Rank this Week: 47

How Appealing

How Appealing

Covers appellate litigation. By Howard J. Bashman.

http://howappealing.abovethelaw.com
Rank this Week: 22

Listeria Blog

Listeria Blog

Covers listeria news and outbreaks. By Marler Clark.

http://www.listeriablog.com/
  • Dec 18

    Caramel Apples from Cub Foods, Kwik Trip, and Mike’s Discount Foods Linked to Listeria Illnesses and Deaths in Minnesota

    Caramel Apples from Cub Foods, Kwik Trip, and Mike’s Discount Foods Linked to Listeria Illnesses and Deaths in Minnesota
    Two Deaths confirmed. The Minnesota Departments of Health and Agriculture are working with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on a multi-state... Continue Reading
  • Dec 17

    Sheep Milk and Cow’s Milk Cheese Recalled

    Sheep Milk and Cow’s Milk Cheese Recalled
    Bleating Heart Cheese (BHC) is conducting a voluntary recall of a few of its sheep milk and cow’s milk cheese produced in late May, late June and early July of... Continue Reading
  • Dec 10

    Listeria Recall – Fresh Curd

    Listeria Recall – Fresh Curd
    Global Garlic Inc. is recalling De Mi Pais products – Cuajada Fresca (Fresh Curd) and Cuajada Olanchana (Fresh Curd) – due to possible contamination with the bacterium Listeria monocytogenes. The... Continue Reading
Rank this Week: 595

SCOTUSblog

SCOTUSblog

Covers the Supreme Court of the United States. By Bloomberg Law.

http://www.scotusblog.com/
  • Dec 18

    Petition of the day

    Petition of the day
    The petition of the day is: Kurtz v. Verizon New York, Inc., fka New York Telephone Company 14-439 Issue: (1) Whether the exhaustion requirements of Williamson County Regional Planning Commission v. Hamilton Bank apply to any…
  • Dec 18

    Florida couples oppose more delay on same-sex marriage

    Florida couples oppose more delay on same-sex marriage
    Two groups of Florida same-sex couples, anticipating a chance to get married in less than three weeks, urged the Supreme Court today not to delay that opportunity.  The Court, they argued, should continue its recent refusal to…
  • Dec 18

    SCOTUSblog on camera: Dahlia Lithwick (Part three)

    SCOTUSblog on camera: Dahlia Lithwick (Part three)
    What a Justice says and does not say in public; Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s recent presence in the media; the line in a Justice’s mind between talking law and talking politics; the risk of talking to the media; and what to infer…
Rank this Week: 11

Whistleblower Protection Blog

Whistleblower Protection Blog

Covers legal issues related to corporate malfeasance and protection of whistleblowers. Published by the National Whistleblower Legal Defense and Education Fund.

http://www.whistleblowersblog.org/
  • Dec 18

    KBR Ordered to Release Documents in Crucial Whistleblower Case

    KBR Ordered to Release Documents in Crucial Whistleblower Case
    The Legal Times reported Thursday that the judge in the case of United States ex rel. Barko v. Halliburton Co. et al, ordered the release of documents to a whistleblower. The case, which arose under the False Claims Act, concerns the largest…
  • Dec 18

    NWC Joins Amicus in SOX Whistleblower Retaliation Case

    NWC Joins Amicus in SOX Whistleblower Retaliation Case
    Yesterday, the National Whistleblower Center joined other groups in filing an amici curiae brief with the Department of Labor Administrative Review Board (ARB) in Powers v. Union Pacific Railroad Company, ARB Case No. 13-034.  Joining…
  • Dec 17

    NWC Reports 2014 Successes in Year End Review

    NWC Reports 2014 Successes in Year End Review
    In a review posted today on the National Whistleblower Center website, the whistleblower protection advocacy group thanked it’s supporters and gave a report of the work it accomplished in 2014. The review thanks the members of the…
Rank this Week: 186

International Economic Law and…

International Economic Law and Policy Blog

By WorldTradeLaw.net.

http://worldtradelaw.typepad.com/ielpblog/
  • Dec 18

    Setting New (Higher) Standards in the Countervailing Measure Review?

    Setting New (Higher) Standards in the Countervailing Measure Review?
    The Appellate Body (AB) report on the “United States –Countervailing Duty Measures on Certain Products from China” (WT/DS437/AB/R) is out. Interestingly, the AB reversed some of panel’s findings. Two reversals stand…
  • Dec 18

    TISA and Privacy

    TISA and Privacy
    The recent leak of a U.S. negotiating text related to TISA has caused some concern, in part due to its potential impact on EU data protection and privacy laws. The text can be found here, and is titled "Trade in...
  • Dec 17

    The Pros and Cons of Dispute Settlement under FTAs: The First CAFTA Trade Panel (Costa Rica v. El Salvador)

    The Pros and Cons of Dispute Settlement under FTAs: The First CAFTA Trade Panel (Costa Rica v. El Salvador)
    With more and, especially, deeper FTAs in place, I predict an uptake in dispute settlement under FTAs. Parties may generally prefer to file their disputes before the WTO. But in some cases they simply have no choice. The commitment can...
Rank this Week: 172

PrawfsBlawg

PrawfsBlawg

By Professors Dan Markel, Ethan J. Leib, Rob Howse, Paul Horwitz, Rick Garnett, Matt Bodie, Steve Vladeck and Orly Lobel.

http://prawfsblawg.blogs.com/prawfsblawg/
  • Dec 18

    Unlikely Holiday Film

    Unlikely Holiday Film
    One of my favorite "unlikely" holiday films, which has many useful teachable moments of clips to use in the classroom, is "Trading Places" (1983). This brilliant film is still one of the best business films ever made, and,…
  • Dec 18

    The '60s, ctd.

    The '60s, ctd.
    Responding to how law schools handled testing on emotionally charged issues during the '60s, an alert reader points me to Harvard Law School's exam database, which seems to go back to Langdell. In spring 1970,* Professor Cox's (presumably…
  • Dec 18

    Civil Procedure "Creativity" Extra Credit

    Civil Procedure "Creativity" Extra Credit
    Stealing an idea from Andi Curcio of Georgia State University, which she shared on the Civ. Pro. list serv last year, for the past two years I have allowed my Civil Procedure students to earn extra credit by doing a "creative"…
Rank this Week: 36

Marler Blog

Marler Blog

Covers food poisoning law. By Bill Marler.

http://www.marlerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 53

Turtle Talk

Turtle Talk

Covers Indian law and politics. By the Indigenous Law and Policy Center at Michigan State University College of Law.

http://turtletalk.wordpress.com/
  • Dec 18

    Department of the Interior Announces Final Rule for Land into Trust for Alaska Native Tribe

    Department of the Interior Announces Final Rule for Land into Trust for Alaska Native Tribe
    Here is the rule. Press release here: As part of President Obama’s commitment to upholding the nation’s trust responsibilities to American Indian and Alaska Natives, Assistant Secretary of Indian Affairs Kevin K. Washburn today…
  • Dec 18

    New Mexico Supreme Court Holds State Officers May Transport Navajo Members Off Reservation for Chemical Testing

    New Mexico Supreme Court Holds State Officers May Transport Navajo Members Off Reservation for Chemical Testing
    Here is the opinion in State v. Charlie: State v Charlie An excerpt: In summary, the testimony that the Navajo Nation enabled cross-commissioned State Police officers to transport Navajos off the reservation for chemical testing to…
  • Dec 18

    Karen Tani on

    Karen Tani on
    Karen Tani has published “States’ Rights, Welfare Rights, and the ‘Indian Problem': Negotiating Citizenship and Sovereignty, 1935–1954” in the Law & History Review. Here’s the abstract: Starting in the…
Rank this Week: 243

Food Poison Journal

Food Poison Journal

Covers food poisoning and foodborne illness outbreaks. By Marler Clark.

http://www.foodpoisonjournal.com/
  • Dec 18

    Minnesota Health, Agriculture Officials Investigate Listeria Outbreak Linked to Caramel Apple

    Minnesota Health, Agriculture Officials Investigate Listeria Outbreak Linked to Caramel Apple
    Two deaths linked – Pregnant women, newborns and adults with weakened immune systems are most at risk The Minnesota Departments of Health and Agriculture are working with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Food…
  • Dec 17

    Listeria Recall: Bleating Heart Cheese

    Listeria Recall: Bleating Heart Cheese
    Bleating Heart Cheese (BHC) is conducting a voluntary recall of a few of its sheep milk and cow’s milk cheese produced in late May, late June and early July of 2014, based on sampling by the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) that…
  • Dec 17

    Another Sprout Outbreak – We need a Warning Label, says Marler

    Another Sprout Outbreak – We need a Warning Label, says Marler
    William Marler, an attorney specializing in food safety, warns about the danger of sprouts and that they are not as “healthy” as they seem – Massachusetts, New York and Pennsylvania hardest hit. Another sprout-related…
Rank this Week: 101

Pension Risk Matters

Pension Risk Matters

Focuses on pension financial risk issues from a governance and fiduciary perspective. Published by Susan M. Mangiero.

http://www.pensionriskmatters.com/
  • Dec 18

    Santa Claus and the Fiduciary Standard

    Santa Claus and the Fiduciary Standard
    At this time of the year, when Santa Claus is making his list of who has been naughty and nice, optimists rub their hands in glee, anticipating a stocking full of goodies. Pessimistic believers resign themselves to something worse. In pension…
  • Dec 13

    Pensions and Bankruptcy Claimant

    Pensions and Bankruptcy Claimant
    The tug of war continues between pension plan participants and outside creditors. As a result, doing business with troubled municipalities may end up costing creditors time, money and headaches. Just a few days ago, Judge Christopher…
  • Dec 7

    Taxpayer Bailout of Underfunded Pension Plan

    Taxpayer Bailout of Underfunded Pension Plan
    Over dinner last night with friends, my husband told a joke about Kim Kardashian and Paris Hilton (or whomever you want to designate as fact-challenged individuals). The hotel heiress asks "Which is closer to us - Florida or the…
Rank this Week: 832

Constitutional Law Prof Blog

Constitutional Law Prof Blog

By Steven D. Schwinn and Ruthann Robson.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/conlaw/
  • Dec 18

    States Sue Colorado for Legalizing Pot

    States Sue Colorado for Legalizing Pot
    Steven D. Schwinn, John Marshall Law School Nebraska and Oklahoma have filed an original suit against Colorado in the United States Supreme Court over that state's Amendment 64, which legalizes marijuana. The plaintiffs argue that Colorado's…
  • Dec 18

    Sixth Circuit Strikes Ban on Gun Possession by Persons Formerly Committed to Mental Institution

    Sixth Circuit Strikes Ban on Gun Possession by Persons Formerly Committed to Mental Institution
    Steven D. Schwinn, John Marshall Law School The Sixth Circuit ruled today in Tyler v. Hillsdale County Sheriff's Department that the federal ban on gun possession by a person "who has been committed to a mental institution" violates…
  • Dec 18

    Second Circuit Grants Full Court Review to Occupy Brooklyn Bridge Case

    Second Circuit Grants Full Court Review to Occupy Brooklyn Bridge Case
    Professor Ruthann Robson, City University of New York (CUNY) School of Law The Second Circuit has granted full court review in Garcia v. Does, a panel decision which allowed plaintiffs' complaint arising from their arrests for participating…
Rank this Week: 262

IPBiz

IPBiz

Intellectual property news affecting business and everyday life. From patent lawyer Lawrence B. Ebert.

http://ipbiz.blogspot.com/
  • Dec 18

    "Patent Reform that only China Would Want": right conclusion; wrong argument

    "Patent Reform that only China Would Want": right conclusion; wrong argument
    One finds in the post Congress is Pushing Patent Reform That Only China Would Want , the textPatent reform is seen as legislative low-hanging fruit that can be resurrected to rise above our partisan squabbling.The law now known as AIA passed…
  • Dec 18

    Court of Justice of the European Union rules that parthenogenetic cells are not embryos; ok for patenting

    Court of Justice of the European Union rules that parthenogenetic cells are not embryos; ok for patenting
    From EconomicTimesAn organism incapable of developing into a human being is not a human embryo and may be patented, the European Union's top court said on Thursday[18 Dec 2014], opening the door to certain stem cell patents in the European…
  • Dec 18

    Myriad loses at CAFC

    Myriad loses at CAFC
    IN RE BRCA1 - AND BRCA2-BASED HEREDITARY CANCER TEST PATENT LITIGATIONThe claims on appeal are directed to ineligible subject matterin violation of 35 U.S.C. § 101Of separate note is the textThe Supreme Court ap-proved of Judge…
Rank this Week: 40

DealBook

DealBook

Covers mergers and acquisitions, investment banking, IPOs, private equity, hedge funds, venture capital and law. From The New York Times.

http://dealbook.nytimes.com/
Rank this Week: 5

Real Estate Law Blog

Real Estate Law Blog

Includes news, cases and commentary on real estate and property law in New York and nationwide. By Newman Ferrara LLP.

http://www.nyrealestatelawblog.com/
  • Dec 18

    YOUR FLIGHT IS BOARDING

    YOUR FLIGHT IS BOARDING
  • Dec 18

    SPASTA!

    SPASTA!
    The dish is called "Spasta & Meatballs." Spaghetti squash, chicken meatballs, organic spinach, San Marzano tomato sauce w housemade mozzarella $20. @ Farmer's Table (Boca Raton, Florida)
  • Dec 18

    COULD YOU BEAR THIS?

    COULD YOU BEAR THIS?
Rank this Week: 7

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof…

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof Blog

By Gerry W. Beyer.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/trusts_estates_prof/
  • Dec 18

    New Breakthrough In Treating Stroke

    New Breakthrough In Treating Stroke
    Researchers in the Netherlands have discovered a treatment that improves the prognosis for people who have the most severe and disabling strokes. By directly removing large blood clots blocking blood vessels in the brain, they are able to…
  • Dec 18

    Retirement Lessons From Ebenezer Scrooge

    Retirement Lessons From Ebenezer Scrooge
    Many of us have seen the classic, A Christmas Carol, or have at least heard of the infamous Ebenezer Scrooge, the character Charles Dickens described as tight-fisted, squeezing, wrenching, grasping, clutching and covetous. Despite some of…
  • Dec 18

    Should Your Teenager Open A Roth IRA?

    Should Your Teenager Open A Roth IRA?
    Many parents are concerned about how to prepare for their kids’ financial futures. This apprehension is usually in the context of college savings or estate planning, however, some parents are also concerned for their children’s…
Rank this Week: 73

Real Lawyers Have Blogs

Real Lawyers Have Blogs

Blogging resources, ideas and news for law firm bloggers. By Kevin O'Keefe.

http://kevin.lexblog.com/
  • Dec 18

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Advergames, Driverless Cars, FMLA Leave

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Advergames, Driverless Cars, FMLA Leave
    No one writes about life as a trial lawyer quite like Karen Koehler. No one’s close. Today, she writes on how starting a trial isn’t quite as easy as they make it look on TV. Total posts on the LexBlog Network today: 187.…
  • Dec 18

    Social media and blogging questions and answers from MyCase webinar

    Social media and blogging questions and answers from MyCase webinar
    Last month, I partnered with MyCase on a webinar discussing the use of social media and blogs to network and build relationship online. It went great, as we had a number of people turn out, which speaks to the quality production MyCase put…
  • Dec 17

    Why law firms ought not chase social media analytic

    Why law firms ought not chase social media analytic
    People want to measure everything, especially those things that they don’t understand. The use of social media by lawyers and law firms is no exception. More and more I hear of law firm initiatives to measure the impact of their social…
Rank this Week: 14

Construction Law Blog

Construction Law Blog

Covers construction litigation and legislation in Washington, Alaska and Oregon. By Ahlers & Cressman PLLC.

http://www.ac-lawyers.com/news
  • Dec 18

    Use of Dispute Review Boards as an Alternative to Arbitration

    Use of Dispute Review Boards as an Alternative to Arbitration
    Dispute Review Boards ("DRB") - sometimes referred to as Dispute Resolution Boards - are creations of the construction industry.[i]  DRBs were developed by predominantly non-lawyer construction professionals who were dissatisfied with…
  • Dec 11

    WISHA Compliance: Tough to Argue with “Gravity”

    WISHA Compliance: Tough to Argue with “Gravity”
    One of the responsibilities of the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries (“L&I”) is to oversee the administration of the Washington Industrial Safety and Health Act (“WISHA”).  L&I…
  • Dec 9

    Arbitration Should Not Be "Warmed-Over" Litigation

    Arbitration Should Not Be "Warmed-Over" Litigation
    This blog article is another rant about how to improve arbitration.[i]  For more on the subject, read our blog articles "Ways to Make the Construction Dispute Resolution Process More Efficient and Less Expensive" - Part I and Part…
Rank this Week: 626

The Right Coast

The Right Coast

Thoughts from San Diego on law, politics, and culture. By Thomas A. Smith.

http://rightcoast.typepad.com/rightcoast/
Rank this Week: 140

Law & Disorder

Law & Disorder

The Art of Technology

http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/
Rank this Week: 83

Un blog pour l'information…

Un blog pour l'information juridique

By Emmanuel Barthe.

http://www.precisement.org/blog/
  • Dec 18

    Drive, GMail, etc. : les problèmes d'utilisabilité du cloud Google

    Drive, GMail, etc. : les problèmes d'utilisabilité du cloud Google
    Cet article est le deuxième d'une série de trois sur les solutions de Cloud. Les deux autres : Mettre ses fichiers ou ceux d'un groupe dans le cloud : quelle application choisir ? Clouds : le diable est dans les…
  • Dec 18

    Clouds : le diable est dans les détail

    Clouds : le diable est dans les détail
    Cet article est le troisième d'une série de trois sur les solutions de Cloud. Les deux premiers : Mettre ses fichiers ou ceux d'un groupe dans le cloud : quelle application choisir ? Drive, GMail, etc. : les problèmes…
  • Dec 17

    Mettre ses fichiers ou ceux d'un groupe dans le cloud : quelle application choisir ?

    Mettre ses fichiers ou ceux d'un groupe dans le cloud : quelle application choisir ?
    J'ai dû récemment choisir la solution de cloud — non seulement stockage et partage de fichiers mais aussi communication — à retenir pour un groupe de 15 personnes devant travailler activement ensemble. Une…
Rank this Week: 255

Jim Hamilton's World of Securities…

Jim Hamilton's World of Securities Regulation

Commentaries on security regulation.

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

    Life Settlement Promoters’ Pre-Sale Efforts Satisfied Howey, NASAA Argue

    Life Settlement Promoters’ Pre-Sale Efforts Satisfied Howey, NASAA Argue
    [This story previously appeared in Securities Regulation Daily.]By John M. Jascob, J.D.NASAA has urged the Texas Supreme Court to uphold a lower court’s ruling that life settlements sold by Life Partners, Inc. were securities under…
  • Dec 17

    Yale Prof Defends Harvard Activist Clinic against Gallagher Paper

    Yale Prof Defends Harvard Activist Clinic against Gallagher Paper
    [This story previously appeared in Securities Regulation Daily.]By Anne Sherry, J.D.A Yale University law professor has stepped in to challenge SEC Commissioner Daniel Gallagher’s argument that the Harvard Shareholder Rights…
  • Dec 16

    Staff Grants Relief to Combat Advisers’ Reluctance to Provide Documents to CFP Board

    Staff Grants Relief to Combat Advisers’ Reluctance to Provide Documents to CFP Board
    [This story previously appeared in Securities Regulation Daily.]By John Filar AtwoodThe staff of the SEC’s Division of Trading and Markets has expanded a March 2011 no-action position to help the Certified Financial Planner Board of…
Rank this Week: 340

Family Law Blog

Family Law Blog

Covers California family law. By Claery & Green.

http://www.claerygreen.com/Family-Law-Blog.aspx
  • Dec 18

    5 Tips for a Cheaper Divorce

    5 Tips for a Cheaper Divorce
    No matter how amicable the divorce may be, it is still a time consuming, messy, and complicated process to see through. Not only will all property, assets, and debts need to be re-organized and amassed accordingly, but a solid financial plan…
  • Dec 17

    Celebrating Divorce Is a New Hot Busine

    Celebrating Divorce Is a New Hot Busine
    Divorce is increasingly being seen as less shameful and more liberating. With the rise in acceptance that accompanies this new life milestone comes the rise new celebrations for the end of a marriage with. One of the ways people are…
  • Dec 16

    Why is Divorce Better than an Unhappy Marriage?

    Why is Divorce Better than an Unhappy Marriage?
    There is no lack of publications that write about the trauma of divorce on children and the ways that divorcing parents can shield their children from the negative effects of divorce. It is claimed that children of divorce are more likely to…
Rank this Week: 345

Lawfare

Lawfare

Coveres actions taken or contemplated to protect the nation interact with the nation’s laws and legal institutions, including cybersecurity, Guantánamo habeas litigation, targeted killing, biosecurity, universal jurisdiction, the Alien Tort Statute, and the state secrets privilege. By Benjamin Wittes, Jack Goldsmith and Robert Chesney.

http://www.lawfareblog.com/
  • Dec 18

    Avril Haines to Be Deputy National Security Adviser

    Avril Haines to Be Deputy National Security Adviser
    The Washington Post reports: Avril D. Haines will become deputy to national security adviser Susan E. Rice, returning to the White House just 18 months after she left to be CIA Director John Brennan’s second in command,…
  • Dec 18

    District Court Suppresses Pole Camera Surveillance Footage

    District Court Suppresses Pole Camera Surveillance Footage
    Twitter brings news of this interesting little order in United States v. Vargas.  The court’s opinion was authored by Judge Edward F. Shea and opens: The first duty of government is the safety of its…
  • Dec 18

    Today’s Headlines and Commentary

    Today’s Headlines and Commentary
    The New York Times is reporting that American officials have concluded North Korea was “centrally involved” in the hacking attacks on Sony Pictures. Privately, Officials also note that the White House has not yet decided to accuse…
Rank this Week: 102

IntLawGrrls

IntLawGrrls

Features voices on international law, policy and practice.

http://ilg2.org/
  • Dec 18

    Obama Announces Shift in Executive Policy on Cuba

    Obama Announces Shift in Executive Policy on Cuba
    President Obama announced on Wednesday that he was pursuing a marked shift in policy to normalize diplomatic relations with Cuba. This included a future U.S. embassy in the capital city of Havana, as well as the possibility of official visits…
  • Dec 16

    PluriCourts Fellowships for 3-12 months in 2015-2016

    PluriCourts Fellowships for 3-12 months in 2015-2016
    Temporary positions as visiting scholars at postdoctoral level are available at PluriCourts – Centre for the Study of the Legitimate Roles of the Judiciary in the Global Order, a Centre of Excellence at the Faculty of Law, University of…
  • Dec 16

    International Criminal Justice: Theory, Policy and Practice

    International Criminal Justice: Theory, Policy and Practice
    Socio-Legal Studies Association Annual Conference University of Warwick  Call for Papers This proposed stream contains four panel sessions and invites submissions on all areas of substantive international criminal justice, whether on…
Rank this Week: 20

Crime and Consequences

Crime and Consequences

By the Criminal Justice Legal Foundation.

http://www.crimeandconsequences.com/crimblog/
  • Dec 18

    Being Believed and the Virginia Rape Hoax

    Being Believed and the Virginia Rape Hoax
    University of Virginia Professor and Hoover Institution Fellow James Ceaser has an insightful piece in the Weekly Standard on the disgraceful "journalism" and  -- let's face it  --  copious lying that went on in the…
  • Dec 18

    Confidence in the Police

    Confidence in the Police
    Kent's last post showed that the police are vastly more trusted than, among others, lawyers.  Gallup also did a survey about confidence in the police in other wealthy countries around the world. The results demonstrate that the United…
  • Dec 18

    Americans' Perceptions of Honesty and Ethics of Profession

    Americans' Perceptions of Honesty and Ethics of Profession
    Gallup does an annual survey asking, "Please tell me how you would rate the honesty and ethical standards of people in these different fields -- very high, high, average, or very low?"Police officers took a bit of a hit this...
Rank this Week: 232

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/
  • Dec 18

    How Low Can You Go, InfiLaw?

    How Low Can You Go, InfiLaw?
    When I visited Florida Coastal last spring for my Dean interview, my prescription to turn the school around was drastic. I told them they should immediately rescind offers of admission and refund deposits and application fees for all students…
  • Dec 18

    Organs & Inducement

    Organs & Inducement
    The latest issue of Law & Contemporary Problems is now out and you can access all of the articles in the volume online (see the embedded webpage below, or go here). This issue, edited by Phil Cook and me, features...
  • Dec 18

    Find That College Town

    Find That College Town
    A lot of my friends have been helping their high school kids find the best college for them and it involves college trips to various cities and towns around the country. This is something most Aussies don't have to go...
Rank this Week: 64

Collection Development Blog

Collection Development Blog

Covers legal news and resources. By the Servies Collection Development Department of the Hong Kong University Library.

http://obelix.lib.hku.hk/cdblog
  • Dec 18

    Latest news from Migration Policy Institute

    Latest news from Migration Policy Institute
    This issue in brief, A ‘Freer’ Flow of Skilled Labour within ASEAN: Aspirations, Opportunities, and Challenges in 2015 and Beyond, explores how ASEAN Member States are taking steps toward better qualifications recognition to…
  • Dec 17

    Access the latest Sociology Research, Routledge

    Access the latest Sociology Research, Routledge
    Explore the Virtual Special Issue: Anthropology Beyond Boundaries Anthropology has a long and deep relationship with the journal Economy and Society that stretches from its first issues. Within its pages ethnography has been brought to bear…
  • Dec 16

    Human rights awareness month case map

    Human rights awareness month case map
    To raise the awareness on human rights, Oxford University Press have recently produced a map of pins indicating 50 key human rights international cases from around the world, http://blog.oup.com/2014/12/human-rights-awareness-month-case-map/,…
Rank this Week: 74

Legal Theory Blog

Legal Theory Blog

Covers constitutional theory, feminist legal theory, law and economics, normative legal theory and more. By University of Illinois Professor Lawrence B. Solum.

http://lsolum.typepad.com/legaltheory/
  • Dec 18

    Feibelman on the Regulation of Cross-Border Capital Flow

    Feibelman on the Regulation of Cross-Border Capital Flow
    Adam Feibelman (Tulane University - Law School) has posted The IMF and Regulation of Cross-Border Capital Flows (Chicago Journal of International Law, Vol. 15, No. 2, 2015 Forthcoming) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: This Article examines the…
  • Dec 18

    Gugliuzza on Patent Trolls & Preemption

    Gugliuzza on Patent Trolls & Preemption
    Paul R. Gugliuzza (Boston University School of Law) has posted Patent Trolls and Preemption on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Patent law is usually thought to be the domain of the federal government, not state governments. Yet eighteen states…
  • Dec 18

    Siegel on Disparate Impact in the Roberts Court

    Siegel on Disparate Impact in the Roberts Court
    Reva Siegel (Yale University - Law School) has posted Race-Conscious But Race-Neutral: The Constitutionality of Disparate Impact in the Roberts Court (Alabama Law Review, Vol. 66, No. 3, p. 653, 2015, Forthcoming) on SSRN. Here is the…
Rank this Week: 13

Disputing Blog

Disputing Blog

Discusses arbitration, mediation and alternative dispute resolution. By Karl Bayer.

http://www.disputingblog.com/
Rank this Week: 158

ImmigrationProf Blog

ImmigrationProf Blog

By Kevin R. Johnson, Bill O. Hing and Rose Cuison Villazor.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/immigration/
  • Dec 18

    Will Immigration Be Jeb Bush's Achilles' Heel?

    Will Immigration Be Jeb Bush's Achilles' Heel?
    Is Jeb Bush too liberal for the Republican Party on immigration? This CBS News analysis looks at the question. Here is a description of Jeb's book with Clint Bolick on immigration reform. KJ Related articles Reagan-Bush Family Fairness: A…
  • Dec 18

    Happy International Migrants Day!

    Happy International Migrants Day!
    As the State Department said in its press release today: On International Migrants Day we recognize the millions of people around the world who cross borders in search of a better life and we celebrate their contributions. But this year...
  • Dec 18

    Q&A With Artesia Volunteer Eric Dominguez

    Q&A With Artesia Volunteer Eric Dominguez
    One of my fellow volunteers at Artesia was Eric Dominguez, pictured above hard at work in the church conference room that served as volunteer headquarters. Eric's natural good humor made working under incredibly difficult circumstances not…
Rank this Week: 42

Delaware Corporate and Commercial…

Delaware Corporate and Commercial Litigation Blog

Offers Delaware Chancery Court and Supreme Court updates. By Francis G.X. Pileggi.

http://www.delawarelitigation.com/
Rank this Week: 266

CommLawBlog

CommLawBlog

Covers developments in the entire range of issues addressed by the Federal Communications Commission in its regulation of spectrum-related activities, as well as copyright, trademark, First Amendment and Internet issues. By Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth.

http://www.commlawblog.com/
  • Dec 18

    Professional Football Team in Nation's Capital Loses Name, Logo, Color

    Professional Football Team in Nation's Capital Loses Name, Logo, Color
    A tale of two cities – Washington and Bucharest – and two trademark battles It’s big news when a storied sports franchise loses its identity. And that’s what’s happened with a prominent professional football…
  • Dec 17

    Now Available for Your Review and Comment: Form 2100, Schedule 381

    Now Available for Your Review and Comment: Form 2100, Schedule 381
    Still a work in progress, but an excellent opportunity both to see what the FCC has in mind  and also to suggest possible improvements to the form before it takes final shape. A couple of weeks ago we reported on a Federal Register…
  • Dec 16

    FCC Reminder (Redux): Cell Phone Jammers Are STILL Illegal

    FCC Reminder (Redux): Cell Phone Jammers Are STILL Illegal
    Wi-Fi jammers, too! Having recently spanked Marriott for $600K for interrupting private Wi-Fi use at one of its hotel properties – concern about which presumably prompted Marriott to seek formal guidance about just how far they can go…
Rank this Week: 513

TechnoLawyer Blog

TechnoLawyer Blog

Covers legal technology and practice management news.

http://blog.technolawyer.com/
  • Dec 18

    The Next Big Thing in Ediscovery Plus Presenting Documents at Trial

    The Next Big Thing in Ediscovery Plus Presenting Documents at Trial
    Coming today to LitigationWorld: The discussion in ediscovery has shifted from new technologies to new ethics rules. One by one, states are imposing a technological competency requirement on lawyers. In this issue of LitigationWorld,…
  • Dec 18

    Reviews of Tabs3, PracticeMaster, Copernic, X1, Olympus DS-7000, DR-2000, QuikScribe, iPhone Dictation App

    Reviews of Tabs3, PracticeMaster, Copernic, X1, Olympus DS-7000, DR-2000, QuikScribe, iPhone Dictation App
    Today's issue of TL Answers contains these articles: Harry Salavantis, Review: Tabs3 and PracticeMaster Steve Long, Review: Copernic Versus X1 for Desktop Search Lewis Page, Review: Olympus DS-7000, DR-2000, QuikScribe, iPhone Don't miss this…
  • Dec 18

    Reviews of Wacom Fineline Bluetooth Stylus, Worldox, Symphony, Easy Bate

    Reviews of Wacom Fineline Bluetooth Stylus, Worldox, Symphony, Easy Bate
    Today's issue of TL Answers contains these articles: Stephen Hayes, Review: Wacom Bamboo Fineline Bluetooth Stylus Geoff Ormrod, Review: Worldox and Symphony v. DIY Systems Jason Rose, Review: Easy Bates Don't miss this issue — or any…
Rank this Week: 382

The Indiana Law Blog

The Indiana Law Blog

Covers Indiana law, as well as interesting developments in law and government. By Marcia Oddi.

http://indianalawblog.com/
Rank this Week: 31

The Volokh Conspiracy

The Volokh Conspiracy

By Eugene Volokh, Dale Carpenter, David Kopel, David Bernstein, David Post, Erik Jaffe, Ilya Somin, Jim Lindgren, Jonathan Adler, Kevan Choset, Orin Kerr, Randy Barnett, Russell Korobkin, Sasha Volokh, Stuart Benjamin, Todd Zywicki & Tyler Cowen.

http://www.volokh.com/
Rank this Week: 9