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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 LawyerGoing 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 quantities of…
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 74

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/
Rank this Week: 986

Illinois Nursing Home Abuse Blog

Illinois Nursing Home Abuse Blog

Covers Illinois nursing homes and information for nursing home residents, family members, ombudsmen, resident advocates, elder law attorneys and nursing home staff. By Levin & Perconti.

http://blog.levinperconti.com/
  • Dec 29

    Report Shows Problems Across State, Including Champaign County

    Report Shows Problems Across State, Including Champaign County
    The News-Gazette recently reported on an investigation conducted by the CU-CitizenAccess group in the Department of Journalism at the University of Illinois. This group researched and investigated 81 nursing homes across Illinois, and found…
  • Dec 26

    More on the Problems at Sauk Valley

    More on the Problems at Sauk Valley
    We recently posted about the disappointing record attributed to nursing home facilities in Sauk Valley by a nursing home watchdog and advocacy group. In Dixon County, for example, a nursing home was cited after failing to properly observe a…
  • Dec 23

    Sauk Valley Nursing Homes Do Not Meet Standard

    Sauk Valley Nursing Homes Do Not Meet Standard
    Illinois has had a fairly mixed record as a state when it comes to the quality of care at its nursing homes, and unfortunately ranks toward the bottom of the list closer to the likes of Texas and Oklahoma. Case in point, a recent report by an…
Rank this Week: 141

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/
  • Apr 6

    Michigan DUI in the gay Community

    Michigan DUI in the gay Community
    In a prior article about women's considerations in a DUI case, I noted that there are certain issues brought to the table just because the person facing the DUI is female. In this article, I want to take the same...
  • Apr 3

    Michigan Driver's License Restoration - Always hire the Best

    Michigan Driver's License Restoration - Always hire the Best
    In just about any situation where you're going to hire someone for anything, whether it's for a home remodeling job, a new tattoo, or a lawyer, you should always make sure you come away with a satisfactory answer to the...
  • Mar 30

    DUI Dismissed - 2nd Offense Thrown out of Court

    DUI Dismissed - 2nd Offense Thrown out of Court
    Just about everyone has heard the old saying, "If you can't beat 'em, join 'em." As a DUI lawyer, it is imperative that my approach in every case is to find a way to "beat 'em." For all we could...
Rank this Week: 586

How Appealing

How Appealing

Covers appellate litigation. By Howard J. Bashman.

http://howappealing.abovethelaw.com
  • Mar 31

    "HB1228 passes House, heads to governor"

    "HB1228 passes House, heads to governor"
    "HB1228 passes House, heads to governor": Danielle Kloap and Gavin Lesnick of The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette have a news update that begins, "Arkansas's Religion Freedom Restoration Act was approved by the state's House of Representatives on…
  • Mar 31

    "U.S. appeals court overturns death sentence of California man"

    "U.S. appeals court overturns death sentence of California man"
    "U.S. appeals court overturns death sentence of California man": Maura Dolan of The Los Angeles Times has this report on a ruling that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued today. Today's decision contains a great deal of…
  • Mar 31

    "Report finds U.S. attorney staffers had suspicions about online commenting by prosecutors, but no facts"

    "Report finds U.S. attorney staffers had suspicions about online commenting by prosecutors, but no facts"
    "Report finds U.S. attorney staffers had suspicions about online commenting by prosecutors, but no facts": Andy Grimm of The Times-Picayune of New Orleans has this report.
Rank this Week: 11

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

On the Record

On the Record

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

http://thedailyrecord.com/ontherecord/
  • Mar 31

    Editorial Advisory Board: Honor Mikulski; Pave the Bay

    Editorial Advisory Board: Honor Mikulski; Pave the Bay
    With the upcoming retirement of Senator Barbara Mikulski, we urge Baltimore and the State of Maryland this April 1 to begin planning a retirement commemoration for her. What better than the Barbara Mikulski Memorial Highway?
  • Mar 31

    Madaleno wants Hogan to restrict travel to Indiana

    Madaleno wants Hogan to restrict travel to Indiana
    A state senator is calling on Gov. Larry Hogan to ban official travel to Indiana in response to that state’s controversial religious freedom law. Sen. Richard S. Madaleno Jr., D-Montgomery County and an openly gay member of the state…
  • Mar 31

    April 1, 2015

    April 1, 2015
Rank this Week: 215

Election Law

Election Law

Covers election law, campaign finance, legislation, voting rights, initiatives, redistricting, and the Supreme Court nomination process. By Rick Hasen.

http://electionlawblog.org/
Rank this Week: 238

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/
  • Mar 31

    O'Neill on Individualism, Communitarianism, and the United State

    O'Neill on Individualism, Communitarianism, and the United State
    Timothy P. O'Neill (John Marshall Law School) has posted America the Eusocial (49 New England Law Review On Remand 71 (2015)) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: E.J. Dionne in his book "Our Divided Political Heart" argues that the…
  • Mar 31

    Frye on Eldred v. Ashcroft & the Supreme Court's Recent Rational Basis Case

    Frye on Eldred v. Ashcroft & the Supreme Court's Recent Rational Basis Case
    Brian L. Frye (University of Kentucky - College of Law) has posted Eldred & the New Rationality on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Historically, the rational basis test has been a constitutional rubber stamp. In Eldred v. Ashcroft and…
  • Mar 31

    Resta on Comparative Law & Dignity

    Resta on Comparative Law & Dignity
    Giorgio Resta (Università degli Studi di Bari, Law Faculty) has posted The Law of Human Dignity (Brief, p. 17, February 2014) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: How is the principle of human dignity apprehended by the law? What are...
Rank this Week: 51

International Association of…

International Association of Franchisees and Dealers Blog

Covers franchise law issues.

http://www.franchise-info.ca/
  • Mar 31

    What Can You Do When an Employee is Always "Out"? - Operation

    What Can You Do When an Employee is Always "Out"? - Operation
    Employees say the dandiest things when they call in sick. "My toe is stuck in a faucet" and "Someone glued my windows and doors shut" were among the least believable sick-day excuses heard by company managers polled in a…
  • Mar 31

    McDonald's Purchases Burger King - Marketing

    McDonald's Purchases Burger King - Marketing
    During the month of February 2013, Burger King's Twitter account was hacked; in what appeared to be amusing to the outside world, it was no laughing matter to those handling Burger King's social media programs at the time. The first...
  • Mar 30

    - Operation

    - Operation
    LinkedIn is often seen as the place to go if you're recruiting new employees or searching for a new job -- not necessarily as a place to grow franchise sales. However, when you think about it, a franchise sale...
Rank this Week: 782

Discourse.net

Discourse.net

By University of Miami law professor Michael Froomkin. Covers civil liberties, the Internet, Guantanamo, Iraq attrocities, politics and more.

http://www.discourse.net/
  • Mar 31

    Coral Gable Chamber Candidates’ Forum (Part I): Group V

    Coral Gable Chamber Candidates’ Forum (Part I): Group V
    This evening the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce hosted its candidates’ forum for the upcoming elections on April 14. Group V, which went first, started with a moment of actual drama, and then had another dramatic moment with an…
  • Mar 22

    Legitimation Crisis?

    Legitimation Crisis?
    Looks like a duck…
  • Mar 17

    Group IV Debate Is On YouTube

    Group IV Debate Is On YouTube
    Coral Gables Commission Candidates Group IV debate held March 16 at 7pm, as recorded by Coral Gables TV.
Rank this Week: 19

CrimProf Blog

CrimProf Blog

Criminal law issues and commentary. Edited by Kevin Cole, Lawrence A. Alexander, Donald A. Dripps, Yale Kamisar, Adam J. Kolber, and Jean Ramirez.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/crimprof_blog/
  • Mar 31

    Freeman on Padilla and Termination of Parental Right

    Freeman on Padilla and Termination of Parental Right
    Sarah Freeman has posted Ensuring Effective Counsel for Parents: Extending Padilla to Termination of Parental Rights Proceedings (Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 303, 2013) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: The increase in the number of…
  • Mar 31

    Johnson on Domestic Violence

    Johnson on Domestic Violence
    Margaret Ellen Johnson (University of Baltimore - School of Law) has posted Changing Course in the Anti-Domestic Violence Legal Movement: From Safety to Security (Villanova Law Review, Vol. 60, No. 1, 2015) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: This…
  • Mar 31

    Baker on Rape

    Baker on Rape
    Katharine K. Baker (Illinois Institute of Technology - Chicago-Kent College of Law) has posted Why Rape Should Not (Always) Be a Crime (Minnesota Law Review, Forthcoming) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: This article advances a novel and…
Rank this Week: 210

New York Probate & Estate…

New York Probate & Estate Litigation Blog

Covers probate news, procedures and resources. By Philip M. Bernstein.

http://www.nyprobatelitigation.com/
  • Mar 31

    Cubs Star Ernie Banks Will Leaving Estate To Caregiver Ruled Valid

    Cubs Star Ernie Banks Will Leaving Estate To Caregiver Ruled Valid
    The Star Tribune has reported today that Ernie Banks, all star shortstop of the Chicago Cubs who died January 23rd at the age of 83 has left his estate to his caregiver Regina Rice. Banks made his will last October and the witnesses reported…
  • Mar 2

    Court of Appeals to Hear Missing Will Case

    Court of Appeals to Hear Missing Will Case
    The Estate of Robyn Lewis reported in the Watertown Daily Times  presents a state of facts perfect for a bar examination question.  When Robyn Lewis and her husband James Simmons divorced in Texas in 1966, Robyn retained ownership…
  • Mar 2

    Court of Appeals to Hear Missing Will Case

    Court of Appeals to Hear Missing Will Case
    The Estate of Robyn Lewis reported in the Watertown Daily News presents a state of facts perfect for a bar examination question.  When Robyn Lewis and her husband James Simmons divorced in Texas in 1966, Robyn retained ownership of a…
Rank this Week: 306

Ohio DUI/OVI Blog

Ohio DUI/OVI Blog

Covers news and information related to criminal law and life. By Charles M. Rowland II.

http://www.daytondui.com/blog/
  • Mar 31

    Fairborn Municipal Court Judge Honored

    Fairborn Municipal Court Judge Honored
    Congratulation to Fairborn Municipal Court Judge Beth Root on her selection to the Fairborn City Schools Hall of Honor.  The Hall of Honor program recognizes the outstanding achievements of Fairborn graduates, former Fairborn faculty…
  • Mar 30

    College Students and Binge Drinking

    College Students and Binge Drinking
    While there is not a consensus definition of what "binge drinking" is, we know that college students do a lot of it and they do it with beer.  When a person consumes heavily with the intention of achieving intoxication above .08% BAC,…
  • Mar 26

    The Vandalia Municipal Court License Intervention Program

    The Vandalia Municipal Court License Intervention Program
    As a Vandalia OVI attorney, we are often confronted with the reality that current law makes managing your Ohio operator's license a mess.  We spend a great deal of time and effort fixing any issues that you may have had in the past and…
Rank this Week: 811

Broadcast Law Blog

Broadcast Law Blog

Covers radio, advertising, the FCC, indecency and intellectual property. By Davis Wright Tremaine LLP.

http://www.broadcastlawblog.com/
Rank this Week: 272

beSpacific

beSpacific

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

http://www.bespacific.com/
  • Mar 31

    Linked Data in Libraries: A Case Study of Harvesting and Sharing Bibliographic Metadata with BIBFRAM

    Linked Data in Libraries: A Case Study of Harvesting and Sharing Bibliographic Metadata with BIBFRAM
    Linked Data in Libraries: A Case Study of Harvesting and Sharing  Bibliographic Metadata with BIBFRAME, Karim Tharani. INFORMATION  TECHNOLOGY  AND  LIBRARIES  |  MARCH  2015 “By  way of a case…
  • Mar 31

    Five years after Deepwater Horizon, wildlife still struggling

    Five years after Deepwater Horizon, wildlife still struggling
    ScienceDaily via National Wildlife Federation – Five years after Deepwater Horizon, wildlife still struggling dolphins dying in high numbers; sea turtles failing to nest, March 31, 2015. “As the five-year anniversary of the…
  • Mar 31

    Homeland Security Appropriations: FY2015 Action in the 114th Congre

    Homeland Security Appropriations: FY2015 Action in the 114th Congre
    CRS – Homeland Security Appropriations: FY2015 Action in the 114th Congress, William L. Painter, Analyst in Emergency Management and Homeland Security Policy. March 16, 2015. “This report provides a brief outline of the FY2015…
Rank this Week: 28

taxgirl

taxgirl

Covers corporate, non-profit, estates, individual or international taxes. By Kelly Erb.

http://www.forbes.com/sites/kellyphillipserb/
Rank this Week: 254

Sarmiento Immigration Law Firm…

Sarmiento Immigration Law Firm Blog

Covers immigration law.

http://www.sarmientoimmigration.com/
Rank this Week: 335

SCOTUSblog

SCOTUSblog

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

http://www.scotusblog.com/
  • Mar 31

    Petition of the day

    Petition of the day
    The petition of the day is:
  • Mar 31

    Today’s transcript

    Today’s transcript
    The transcript in Commil USA, LLC v. Cisco Systems, Inc. is here. The transcript in Kimble v. Marvel Enterprises, Inc. is here.
  • Mar 31

    Lawyers for same-sex marriage plea named

    Lawyers for same-sex marriage plea named
    Under gentle pressure from the Supreme Court not to split up the argument on single questions, the legal teams supporting same-sex marriage have settled on one lawyer to present each issue.  The teams thus have abandoned their earlier…
Rank this Week: 17

The Lex-Warrier

The Lex-Warrier

http://lex-warrier.in/
  • Mar 31

    Actori Incumbit Onus Probandi

    Actori Incumbit Onus Probandi
    Balakumar Rajendran Actori Incumbit Onus Probandi is a legal phrase derived from Latin meaning ‘the burden of proof lies on the plaintiff”. It says that the claimant bears the burden of proof, which has to prove the aspects of…
  • Mar 26

    Res Ipsa Loquitor

    Res Ipsa Loquitor
    Mahima Gherani In the common law, “Res Ipsa Loquitor”, a Latin word which means the thing speaks for itself. Prima facie it appears to be a simple and easy maxim to understand and apply. Application of Res Ipsa Loquitor shifts the…
  • Mar 26

    Res Ipsa Loquitor

    Res Ipsa Loquitor
    Mahima Gherani In the common law, “Res Ipsa Loquitor”, a Latin word which means the thing speaks for itself. Prima facie it appears to be a simple and easy maxim to understand and apply. Application of Res Ipsa Loquitor shifts the…
Rank this Week: 557

International Law Prof Blog

International Law Prof Blog

By Professor Mark E. Wojcik and Cindy Galway Buys.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/international_law/
  • Mar 31

    New Editorial Board Announced at the Review of Intellectual Property Law

    New Editorial Board Announced at the Review of Intellectual Property Law
    The Review of Intellectual Property Law published at The John Marshall Law School in Chicago announced its new editorial board: Editor-In-Chief Benjamin Lee Managing Editor Ryan Timoney Candidacy Editor Priya Desai Administrative Editor…
  • Mar 31

    Call for Presenters: Global Legal Skills Conference

    Call for Presenters: Global Legal Skills Conference
    The Global Legal Skills conference, in its 10th year, will be held in Chicago, the city of its origin. The Conference began in Chicago at The John Marshall Law School, where it was held three times. It has also traveled...
  • Mar 30

    ICJ Oral Arguments in Costa Rica v. Nicaragua and Nicaragua v. Costa Rica

    ICJ Oral Arguments in Costa Rica v. Nicaragua and Nicaragua v. Costa Rica
    Costa Rica sued Nicaragua and Nicaragua sued Costa Rica in a dispute about their border. The International Court of Justice consolidated the cases for the oral arguments, which will start on April 14, 2015 in The Hague. Certain Activities…
Rank this Week: 813

ADR Prof Blog

ADR Prof Blog

By Andrea Schneider, Michael Moffitt, Sarah Cole, Art Hinshaw, Jill Gross, Cynthia Alkon, Paul Kirgis and Jennifer Reynolds.

http://www.indisputably.org
  • Mar 31

    Conflict Resolution / Peacemaking Art Contest

    Conflict Resolution / Peacemaking Art Contest
    From our friends at the Harvard Negotiation & Mediation Clinical Program comes an announcement (available here) of an art contest.  Any original artwork reflecting themes of conflict resolution or peacemaking welcome, with prize…
  • Mar 31

    Israel Reflections 2015–Day Three: Yad Vashem

    Israel Reflections 2015–Day Three: Yad Vashem
    In one of the more emotional and difficult tours on the trip, we visited Yad Vashem, the Israeli Holocaust Museum and home to the International Institute of Holocaust Research. The museum itself houses hours of historical footage,…
  • Mar 30

    Israel Reflections 2015–Day Three: Daphna Golan and Lifta

    Israel Reflections 2015–Day Three: Daphna Golan and Lifta
    On Monday morning, we were off for a quick stop at the open air market at Machane Yehuda and then a tour of the Supreme Court.  And then we had the distinct treat of our own personal tour of Lifta, a destroyed Palestinian village since…
Rank this Week: 664

Religion Clause

Religion Clause

By University of Toledo College of Law Professor Howard M. Friedman.

http://religionclause.blogspot.com/
  • Mar 31

    Arkansas Legislature Passes RFRA Law That Is Broader Than Indiana'

    Arkansas Legislature Passes RFRA Law That Is Broader Than Indiana'
    The Arkansas General Assembly today gave final passage to HB 1228, the Arkansas Religious Freedom Restoration Act (full text) and sent it to Gov. Asa Hutchinson for his signature.  The bill's passage comes as growing controversy…
  • Mar 31

    Recent Prisoner Free Exercise Cases-- Installment 2 For the Week

    Recent Prisoner Free Exercise Cases-- Installment 2 For the Week
    In Epps v. Grannis, (9th Cir., March 27, 2015), the 9th Circuit upheld the district court's dismissal of a Muslim inmate's complaints regarding lack of a kosher diet, the prison's package policy, lack of a Muslim chaplain, failure…
  • Mar 31

    Interim Arrangement Gives Rhode Island Teachers Good Friday Off This Year As Lawsuit Advance

    Interim Arrangement Gives Rhode Island Teachers Good Friday Off This Year As Lawsuit Advance
    The Providence Journal reported ysterday the Cranston, Rhode Island School Department has reached a short-term settlement with the Cranston Teachers' Alliance in a lawsuit over teachers' right under the collective bargaining contract to…
Rank this Week: 47

Product Liability Lawyer Blog

Product Liability Lawyer Blog

Covers products liability and medical malpractice. By Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Glassman, LLC.

http://www.productliabilitylawyerblog.com/
  • Mar 31

    New Drug Therapy Aims to Reduce Knee Replacement Recovery Time

    New Drug Therapy Aims to Reduce Knee Replacement Recovery Time
    Even a successful total knee replacement surgery involves a long and painful post-operative recovery period. However, according to a recent feature from Med Page Today, this might not always be the case. This article discusses a new…
  • Mar 29

    Total Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery Complications Worse for Men

    Total Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery Complications Worse for Men
    According to a recent news article from Medical News Today, men suffer more complications resulting from total hip and knee replacement surgery than woman who undergo the same procedure. Both surgeries are used in patients with painful joint…
  • Mar 28

    Book v. Voma Tire Corporation: Defective Products Litigation

    Book v. Voma Tire Corporation: Defective Products Litigation
    Book v. Voma Tire Corp., a case from the Supreme Court of Iowa, involved a lawsuit brought by the mother of a teen employee of an automotivbe shop. The shop, owned by teen's father, purchased four tires from an Iowa retailer, and the tires…
Rank this Week: 955

Legal Ethics Forum

Legal Ethics Forum

By Professors John Dzienkowski, Brad Wendel, John Steele, David Hricik, Andrew Perlman, David McGowan, Laura Appleman, Steve Lubet, Anita Bernstein, Don Burnett, and Steve Berenson..

http://www.legalethicsforum.com/blog/
  • Mar 31

    NY Court of Appeals says: To Practice Law in NY You Need A Physical Office

    NY Court of Appeals says: To Practice Law in NY You Need A Physical Office
    The NY State court of appeals on 3/31 answered a question certified by the second circuit: Interpreting a NY statute, the state court said a lawyer who does not reside in NY must have a physical office to transact business...
  • Mar 30

    Veronica Root, "Modern-Day Monitorships"

    Veronica Root, "Modern-Day Monitorships"
    Article. Abstract: When a sexual abuse scandal rocked Penn State, when Apple engaged in anticompetitive behavior, and when servicers like Bank of America improperly foreclosed upon hundreds of thousands of homeowners, each organization…
  • Mar 30

    Conference Announcement: Reconsidering Access to Justice

    Conference Announcement: Reconsidering Access to Justice
    Lack of access to justice has long been a problem in the United States and other developed countries. Recent regulatory reforms - from the adoption of Alternative Business Structures in the United Kingdom to LLLTs in Washington State -…
Rank this Week: 149

Structured Settlements 4Real

Structured Settlements 4Real

Provides structured settlement information, provocative commentary, news and opinion about structured settlements and settlement planning. By John Darer.

http://structuredsettlements.typepad.com/structured_settlements_4r/
  • Mar 31

    David Springer Found Liable by Maryland Federal Judge for Defamation and Trademark Infringement

    David Springer Found Liable by Maryland Federal Judge for Defamation and Trademark Infringement
    Mount Airy MD resident David Springer has been found liable by a judge in Maryland Federal Court for Trademark Infringement under the Lanham Act and for Common Law Defamation in a lawsuit brought by... This is a content summary only. Please…
  • Mar 31

    Stone Street Capital Targets "Tea-Baggers", With Muppet?

    Stone Street Capital Targets "Tea-Baggers", With Muppet?
    People who rush to sell their structured settlements could learn from Jim Henson's timeless frugality. Be more like Kermit and less like Miss Piggy. Preserve your safe and stable income and only... This is a content summary only. Please click…
  • Mar 30

    Best Interest Test and Judicial Responsibility to Structured Settlement Annuitant

    Best Interest Test and Judicial Responsibility to Structured Settlement Annuitant
    Judges reviewing petitions to transfer structured settlement payment rights must determine if the transfer is in the best interest of the annuitant and applicable dependents. While the system... This is a content summary only. Please click on…
Rank this Week: 122

Religious Left Law

Religious Left Law

Politically progressive law professors from various religious traditions discuss law and cognate subjects from their unique perspectives: Legal theory, politics, and comparative theology.

http://www.religiousleftlaw.com/
Rank this Week: 309

Food Poison Journal

Food Poison Journal

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

http://www.foodpoisonjournal.com/
  • Mar 31

    USDA Awards 36 Food Safety Grants, Including $6.7 Million for Antimicrobial Resistance, to Protect Consumer

    USDA Awards 36 Food Safety Grants, Including $6.7 Million for Antimicrobial Resistance, to Protect Consumer
    The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) today announced funding awards totaling nearly $19 million, including more than $6.7 million for antimicrobial resistance strategies, to 36…
  • Mar 30

    Judge Orders Seafood Company Closed Due to Listeria and Botulism Risk

    Judge Orders Seafood Company Closed Due to Listeria and Botulism Risk
    At the request of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, a judge has ordered L.A. Star Seafood Company Inc., located in Los Angeles, and its owners, Sima and Sam Goldring, to halt operations until they demonstrate to the FDA that they can…
  • Mar 29

    Cow Share Link to Raw Milk 2005 E. coli Outbreak

    Cow Share Link to Raw Milk 2005 E. coli Outbreak
    On December 12, 2005, the Washington State Department of Agriculture’s (WSDA) Food Safety Program (FSP) was notified that the Washington Department of Health had received a report of a positive E. coli O157:H7 test in a patient from the…
Rank this Week: 109

Legal Profession Blog

Legal Profession Blog

Edited by S. Alan Childress, Michael S. Frisch, Jeffrey M. Lipshaw and Nancy B. Rapaport.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/legal_profession/
  • Mar 31

    Airport Altercation

    Airport Altercation
    An Illinois Hearing Board has recommended that a petition for reinstatement to practice be denied. The attorney's first ethics violation involved her failure to disclose her client's death during settlement negotiations of a workers'…
  • Mar 31

    Prosecution Of Defense Attorneys Draws Scrutiny

    Prosecution Of Defense Attorneys Draws Scrutiny
    The Charlotte Observer has picked up on the stories that we ran concerning the North Carolina State Bar prosecution of two death penalty defense attorneys. Two defense attorneys face accusations of professional misconduct for a piece of their…
  • Mar 31

    Mother F***er

    Mother F***er
    The Oklahoma Supreme Court accepted the resignation of an attorney who had abused the trust of an elderly client. The title is a reference to the last two quoted paragraphs. The court told the story In 2005, Respondent began assisting...
Rank this Week: 579

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof…

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof Blog

By Gerry W. Beyer.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/trusts_estates_prof/
  • Mar 31

    First Baby Born Free of Inherited Disease

    First Baby Born Free of Inherited Disease
    Lucas Meagu was at high risk for inheriting a rare form of muscular dystrophy that would have made day-to-day living very difficult. Yet, a groundbreaking technique pioneered by fertility doctors in London allowed Lucas to be born healthy and…
  • Mar 31

    Robin Williams Restricts Use Of Image

    Robin Williams Restricts Use Of Image
    Robin Williams will remain a missed presence in feature films in years to come, but his image or name will not appear in advertising or even referenced in future works. According to the Robin Williams Trust, Williams bequeathed rights to...
  • Mar 31

    Popularity Rises Among Reverse Morris Trust

    Popularity Rises Among Reverse Morris Trust
    When the Internal Revenue Service sent a bill for $413.44 to the Mary Archer W. Morris Trust in 1964, a legal wrangling ensued. The IRS claimed the trust owed unpaid taxes on shares it held in American Trust Co., a...
Rank this Week: 54

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/
Rank this Week: 10

Hollywood, Esq.

Hollywood, Esq.

Focuses on how the entertainment and media industries are impacted and influenced by the law. From The Hollywood Reporter.

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/blogs/thr-esq
Rank this Week: 160

Idaho State Police News and…

Idaho State Police News and Information Blog

Covers news releases and other items of interest. By the Idaho State Police.

http://idahostatepolice.blogspot.com/
  • Mar 31

    Crash on Southbound US93 blocks traffic

    Crash on Southbound US93 blocks traffic
    IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer DO NOT REPLY --------------------------------------------------------------------------- IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID…
  • Mar 31

    Two Vehicle Crash North of Blackfoot

    Two Vehicle Crash North of Blackfoot
    IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer DO NOT REPLY --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Idaho State Police District 5 5205 South 5th Ave. Pocatello, Idaho…
  • Mar 31

    2 Vehicle Crash near Star

    2 Vehicle Crash near Star
    IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer DO NOT REPLY --------------------------------------------------------------------------- IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr.,…
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WKL&B WOrkDay Blog

WKL&B WOrkDay Blog

Covers labor and employment law developments. By Wolters Kluwer.

http://www.employmentlawdaily.com/index.php/blog
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Legal Radar

Legal Radar

Offers news coverage on civil litigation. By Sue Kerry.

http://www.legalradar.com/
  • Mar 31

    Prosecutors Rest Boston Marathon Bombing Case

    Prosecutors Rest Boston Marathon Bombing Case
    Prosecutors have rested their case against accused Boston marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev early this week after jurors in his death penalty trial saw autopsy photos and even heard a medical examiner describing horrific injuries and deaths…
  • Mar 31

    22 Prisoners Granted Clemency by Barack Obama

    22 Prisoners Granted Clemency by Barack Obama
    U.S. President Barack Obama commuted sentences of 22 drug offenders, with 8 of them currently serving life sentences. Those same individuals were serving time for criminal offenses which include distribution of cocaine, heroin, and…
  • Mar 30

    McDonald’s Labor Case Makes It to Judge

    McDonald’s Labor Case Makes It to Judge
    A McDonald Corp’s lawyer informed the federal administrative judge that the company is a “victim” of an attack on its brand, as proceedings are currently underway, which may may end relations between major retailers and their…
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Virtual Library Cat's Eye View

Virtual Library Cat's Eye View

Features news and views from Ernester, the Hofstra School of Law Deane Law Library Virtual Cat.

http://deanelawlibrary.blogspot.com/
  • Mar 31

    Sourcebook of Federal Sentencing Statistic

    Sourcebook of Federal Sentencing Statistic
    Are you interested in federal criminal prosecution or defense?  Do you need reliable, current crime and sentencing statistics for a research paper or assignment?  The United States Sentencing Commission has just released its free,…
  • Mar 30

    LLT Lab Open House Continues this week

    LLT Lab Open House Continues this week
    LLT Lab Open House The Research Laboratory is dedicated to inventing and making available to the public the technological tools that can make legal practice and legal education more effective and more efficient.Learn more about who we…
  • Mar 25

    Research Resources: Family Law Reporter (BNA)

    Research Resources: Family Law Reporter (BNA)
    If you are looking for a family law resource, try the Family Law Reporter (BNA).  Family Law Reporter provides access to court decisions, including those before the U.S. Supreme Court, as well as legislative and regulatory news,…
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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/
  • Mar 31

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Huge EEOC Settlement, Bitcoin Ponzi Schemer, Content Marketing

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Huge EEOC Settlement, Bitcoin Ponzi Schemer, Content Marketing
    Ridesharing drivers are currently classified as independent contractors—it’s really a key cog that makes the whole system run. But should they be? Really, it’s hard to tell, and it doesn’t seem like there’s going…
  • Mar 30

    When in doubt tell yourself the truth

    When in doubt tell yourself the truth
    This from marketer and author, Seth Godin, writing that no matter the amount of external validation nothing can undo the drone of self criticism. You’re beating yourself up so badly that “One little voice in the ether that…
  • Mar 30

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Juries and Mandatory Minimums, Drugs on Costa Concordia, Trademark Bullie

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Juries and Mandatory Minimums, Drugs on Costa Concordia, Trademark Bullie
    We’re back at it on a sunny Monday evening in Seattle. But before jumping into the Top 10, a couple LXBN notes: Zosha writes up why the growing trend of legal representation for the unborn might be dangerous, and Young v. UPS trending…
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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/
  • Mar 31

    <em>Armstrong</em>: Is Utterly Disingenuous Statutory Interpretation Ever Worth It?

    &lt;em&gt;Armstrong&lt;/em&gt;: Is Utterly Disingenuous Statutory Interpretation Ever Worth It?
    Howard already promised that my reaction to today's Supreme Court decision in Armstrong v. Exceptional Child Center would be "blistering," and I'd hate to disappoint. In a nutshell, a 5-4 conservative majority (the usual suspects,…
  • Mar 31

    Is § 1983 superfluous?

    Is § 1983 superfluous?
    I do not have a whole lot to say about Tuesday's decision in Armstrong v. Exceptional Child Center, although I look forward to reading Steve's (no doubt blistering) comments. But I do wonder about the question posed in the title, as well as…
  • Mar 31

    Atlantic Marine, Forum-Selection Clauses & Erie

    Atlantic Marine, Forum-Selection Clauses &amp; Erie
    I started off this month talking about Erie, so here’s another Erie post to bring things full circle. Back in the fall, I was glad to participate in the Hastings Law Journal’s symposium on last Term’s SCOTUS decision in Atlantic Marine…
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Aimee's Rabies Medical Exemption

Aimee's Rabies Medical Exemption

Covers news and developments about rabies medical exemptions for sick and senior pets.

http://www.aimeeslaw.com/
  • Mar 31

    Rabies Challenge Fund: Five-Year DOI Study Result

    Rabies Challenge Fund: Five-Year DOI Study Result
    It seemed a long uphill climb for the Rabies Challenge Fund in 2005 when it formed a 501(c)3 organization to privately fund a rabies vaccine duration of immunity study.Rabies vaccine manufacturers would not take on the challenge; a study…
  • Mar 24

    Heartworm Prevention - Proceed With Caution

    Heartworm Prevention - Proceed With Caution
    Dr. Jean Dodds, among the foremost pet health experts in the world, has weighed in on the pro's and con's of monthly heartworm preventative.As a rule, most of these drugs are well tolerated by a healthy animal. But as a rule, heartworm…
  • Feb 13

    Canine Nutrigenomics - The New Science of Feeding Your Dog for Optimum Health

    Canine Nutrigenomics - The New Science of Feeding Your Dog for Optimum Health
    Dogwise Publishing announces the release of "Canine Nutrigenomics - The New Science of Feeding Your Dog for Optimum Health" by W. Jean Dodds, DVM & Diana Laverdure. "Obesity. Gastrointestinal disorders. Skin irritations. Chronic…
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Library Boy

Library Boy

Features legal research news. By Michel-Adrien Sheppard.

http://micheladrien.blogspot.com/
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IPBiz

IPBiz

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

http://ipbiz.blogspot.com/
  • Mar 31

    Things getting hot for DuPont shareholder

    Things getting hot for DuPont shareholder
    DuPont shareholders have been getting mailings in the last week.As pointed out in the New York Times in Jan. 2015:DuPont is about to face one of the biggest challenges in its two centuries as an industrial powerhouse: a fight with one of Wall…
  • Mar 31

    Activiites by Congressman Bob Goodlatte

    Activiites by Congressman Bob Goodlatte
    Those concerned with patent reform 2015 are familiar with the Innovation Act of Congtessman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA). In the previous session, the bill sailed through the House, but was stalled in the Senate, presumably by the efforts of Senator…
  • Mar 31

    "The Long Road Back"

    &quot;The Long Road Back&quot;
    IPBiz touched on the matter of H1B visas, and their impact on unemployment of Americans, in the posttitled Schumer to put his imprint on patent reform, immigration matters? .About six years ago, on April 3, 2009, NBC Nightly News did a story…
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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/
  • Mar 31

    Energy Company Samson Hints at Bankruptcy

    Energy Company Samson Hints at Bankruptcy
    The energy company disclosed in a regulatory filing that it might try to reorganize under Chapter 11 and had hired advisers to assist in its efforts.
  • Mar 31

    GoDaddy Said to Price I.P.O. Above Expected Range

    GoDaddy Said to Price I.P.O. Above Expected Range
    The Internet registration company sold stock at $20 a share, raising $440 million and putting its market value at just more than $3 billion.
  • Mar 31

    Etsy Sets Price Range for Its I.P.O.

    Etsy Sets Price Range for Its I.P.O.
    At the midpoint of the range, the online marketplace beloved by makers of handmade jewelry and yoga bags would be valued at $1.2 billion.
Rank this Week: 6

California Criminal Defense Lawyer…

California Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers constitutional rights, criminal law, and DUI topics. By William Weinberg.

http://www.californiacriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Mar 31

    The Insanity Defense in California

    The Insanity Defense in California
    There is no functional difference between temporary and permanent insanity under California law. The sole issue in California is the status of the defendant’s sanity at the time of the crime. The method of determining a…
  • Mar 23

    ‘Kaitlyn’s Law': The Legal Repercussions of Leaving a Child Unattended in the Car

    &lsquo;Kaitlyn&rsquo;s Law': The Legal Repercussions of Leaving a Child Unattended in the Car
    As temperatures rise going into spring and summer, so does the risk of vehicular hyperthermia for children left inside hot vehicles. Each year since 1998 an average of 38 children have died in hot cars in the U.S. Although these tragedies…
  • Feb 2

    Penal Code 1001.80 Pretrial Diversion For Nonviolent Firearm Offense

    Penal Code 1001.80 Pretrial Diversion For Nonviolent Firearm Offense
    Penal Code Chapter 2.9C 1001.80 Pretrial Diversion For Firearm Offenses The Legislature has introduced a new bill that will establish a pretrial diversion education program for those who are arrested for nonviolent misdemeanor or felony…
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Switchboard

Switchboard

Covers global warming, energy and climate issues, pollution and oil dependence. From the Natural Resources Defense Council.

http://switchboard.nrdc.org/
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Opinio Juris

Opinio Juris

Covers international law and international relations.

http://opiniojuris.org
  • Mar 31

    Research Bleg!

    Research Bleg!
    by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller Does anyone out there in OJ-land know of a good book about the re-establishment of diplomatic relations? Ideally it would focus on the US (such as with Vietnam in 1995), but one discussing any…
  • Mar 31

    Israel’s “Defenders” Show Their True Colors Regarding Academic Freedom

    Israel’s “Defenders” Show Their True Colors Regarding Academic Freedom
    by Kevin Jon Heller From April 17-19, the University of Southampton is scheduled to host a conference entitled "International Law and the State of Israel: Legitimacy, Responsibility and Exceptionalism." As the title indicates, the conference…
  • Mar 31

    Symposium on Palestine and the ICC at Justice in Conflict

    Symposium on Palestine and the ICC at Justice in Conflict
    by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller Just in time for the activation of Palestine’s membership in the ICC, Mark Kersten’s blog, Justice in Conflict, will be featuring posts by all of the people who participated in last…
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