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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…
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Georgetown Law Webcasts and…

Georgetown Law Webcasts and Podcasts

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

http://apps.law.georgetown.edu/webcasts/
Rank this Week: 536

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: 167

Dallas Fort Worth Insurance Lawyer…

Dallas Fort Worth Insurance Lawyer Blog

Covers life insurance, disability insurance, and claims denial. By Mark S. Humphreys, P.C.

http://www.dallasfortworthinsurancelawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 14

    Written Notice Of Claim To Insurance Company

    Written Notice Of Claim To Insurance Company
    Carrollton insurance lawyers need to make sure when a client is filing an insurance claim that the claim is a written claim for benefits. Most insurance companies will take an oral claim report but at least one court in Texas...
  • Jul 7

    Insurance Coverage Issue

    Insurance Coverage Issue
    Benbrook insurance lawyers will find this case interesting. It is from the Western District, Austin Division. The style of the case is, State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company v. Watkins. State Farm filed this lawsuit to obtain a…
  • Jul 5

    Prompt Pay And Third Party Claim

    Prompt Pay And Third Party Claim
    Everman insurance attorneys need to know the insurance laws regarding payment of claims the same as any other insurance lawyer. Here is one nuance to the Prompt Pay Statutes that a lot of attorneys are not familiar with. It regards...
Rank this Week: 733

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/
  • Jul 10

    Real Sobreity is key to Winning a Michigan Driver's License Restoration Appeal

    Real Sobreity is key to Winning a Michigan Driver's License Restoration Appeal
    The most important thing you need to win a Michigan driver's license restoration appeal is real sobriety. You must have honestly quit drinking, and done so for good. The whole point of the license appeal process is to make sure...
  • Jul 6

    1st Offense DUI in Macomb, Oakland or Wayne County, Michigan

    1st Offense DUI in Macomb, Oakland or Wayne County, Michigan
    For most people facing a 1st offense DUI in Michigan, the case marks their first adult contact with the criminal justice system. The sense of apprehension about what will follow can fill the coming days with a sense of fear...
  • Jul 3

    Driver's License Restoration Appeals in Michigan - The big Picture

    Driver's License Restoration Appeals in Michigan - The big Picture
    I have written rather extensively about the need to be eligible to file for and then win a Michigan driver's license restoration or clearance appeal. In this article, I want to begin with an example of how a little-known facet...
Rank this Week: 394

California Insurance Lawyer Blog

California Insurance Lawyer Blog

Covers various ERISA, disability, health, and life insurance issues. By Kantor & Kantor.

http://www.californiainsurancelawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 763

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: 25

Crime and Consequences

Crime and Consequences

By the Criminal Justice Legal Foundation.

http://www.crimeandconsequences.com/crimblog/
  • Jul 7

    News Scan

    News Scan
    6-Time Deportee Charged in Felony Hit-and-Run:  An illegal immigrant that was deported six times has been charged in the felony hit-and-run of an Arizona mother and her two young children.  Brandon Darby of Breitbart reports that…
  • Jul 7

    Stars and Bars Update

    Stars and Bars Update
    Only marginally on topic, I know, but ......
  • Jul 7

    Sanctuary Cities and Blood

    Sanctuary Cities and Blood
    Miriam Jordan and Zusha Elinson report for the WSJ:The fatal shooting of a woman in San Francisco last week, allegedly by an illegal immigrant man convicted of seven felonies and previously deported to Mexico, has sparked a debate about…
Rank this Week: 354

Cruise Law News

Cruise Law News

Coveres admiralty law and cruise ship accidents & injuries. By James M. Walker of Walker & O'Neill.

http://www.cruiselawnews.com/
  • Jul 7

    The "Fathom" Ruse Revealed: Carnival Really Wants to be Friends with Cuba

    The "Fathom" Ruse Revealed: Carnival Really Wants to be Friends with Cuba
    I didn't trust Carnival for a second that it really wanted to build a sustainable business relationship with the Dominican Republic through its "voluntourism" brand, "fathom" (not capitalized). I expressed my doubts here. Hiring…
  • Jul 7

    Cruise Crime, Dangers & Doubts Linger

    Cruise Crime, Dangers & Doubts Linger
    The cruise industry is trying to put the bad news behind it.  Cruise lines are announcing more and more cruise ships coming on line. The industry is moving into the Chinese market with great fanfare. Today Carnival said that it is ready…
  • Jul 7

    Coast Guard Medevacs Passenger From Carnival Pride

    Coast Guard Medevacs Passenger From Carnival Pride
    The United States Coast Guard is reporting that it last night it medevaced a 77 year old female cruise ship passenger suffering from a stroke approximately 200 miles east of Wilmington, North Carolina. The ill woman was on the Carnival…
Rank this Week: 129

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/
  • Jul 7

    ROBBED HIS FORMER BOSS

    ROBBED HIS FORMER BOSS
    Tennessee Man Pleads Guilty to Hobbs Act Robbery of Former Employer A Tennessee man pleaded guilty to Hobbs Act robbery and use of a handgun in a crime of violence, announced Assistant Attorney General Leslie R. Caldwell of…
  • Jul 7

    POLICE AIN'T OUR FRIENDS?

    POLICE AIN'T OUR FRIENDS?
    In U.S., Confidence in Police Lowest in 22 Years by Jeffrey M. Jones Story Highlights 52% confidence in police ties 1993 low Police still rate among most trusted institutions Democrats show sharp decline in…
  • Jul 7

    PANCREATIC CANCER'S IN YOUR GENEES

    PANCREATIC CANCER'S IN YOUR GENEES
    Study identifies multiple genetic changes linked to increased pancreatic cancer risk Johns Hopkins Medicine In a genome-wide association study believed to be the largest of its kind, Johns Hopkins researchers have uncovered four…
Rank this Week: 12

Above the Law

Above the Law

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

http://abovethelaw.com/
Rank this Week: 3

Personal Injury Blog

Personal Injury Blog

Covers Texas personal injury news and information. By E. Michael Grossman.

http://www.injuryblawg.com
  • Jul 7

    Driver Hospitalized After Single-Vehicle Accident in Battle Creek, MI

    Driver Hospitalized After Single-Vehicle Accident in Battle Creek, MI
    Battle Creek, MI — A man was hospitalized following a single-vehicle accident in Battle Creek, Michigan, on Tuesday, July 7, 2015. The accident took place on Taft Street, near Bonita Drive, around 1:30 in the morning. Sources say that…
  • Jul 7

    Car Towing Boat Gets Into Accident on Highway 103 near Lufkin, 2 Injured

    Car Towing Boat Gets Into Accident on Highway 103 near Lufkin, 2 Injured
    Lufkin, TX — There was an accident along Highway 103 on Monday (July 6, 2015) that left two people with unknown injuries. This was along Highway 103, in between Lufkin and Etoile, and it involved two cars — one of which was…
  • Jul 7

    Motorcyclist Critically Injured on I-35 after Eagleville, MO Accident ID’d as Seth Lane, 30

    Motorcyclist Critically Injured on I-35 after Eagleville, MO Accident ID’d as Seth Lane, 30
    Eagleville, MO — A man from Eagleville was seriously injured near I-35 on Route N this past Friday morning after his motorcycle was hit by a car. This happened at about 10:45 a.m. that morning (July 3, 2015) and the injured man was…
Rank this Week: 382

LNG Law Blog

LNG Law Blog

Covers federal regulation, state and local issues, marine regulation, pipelines, markets and competition and more. By Sutherland Asbill & Brennan.

http://www.lnglawblog.com
  • Jul 7

    B.C. Government Releases Details of Pacific NorthWest LNG Deal

    B.C. Government Releases Details of Pacific NorthWest LNG Deal
    CBC News reports that British Columbia (B.C.) Finance Minister Mike de Jong has released details of the province’s $36-billion deal with Petronas-led Pacific NorthWest LNG (PNWLNG) to encourage construction of a liquefaction and…
  • Jul 7

    New Report Projects $283 Billion of Planned LNG Projects Potentially Unneeded by 2025

    New Report Projects $283 Billion of Planned LNG Projects Potentially Unneeded by 2025
    Carbon Tracker Initiative has released a report that identifies $283 billion of potential LNG projects that by 2025 are likely to be surplus if increased global gas demand is restrained “to stay within a carbon budget that limits global…
  • Jul 6

    FERC Concerned with Viability of CE FLNG Project

    FERC Concerned with Viability of CE FLNG Project
    FERC Staff has sent a letter to CE FLNG, LLC (CE FLNG), an affiliate of Cambridge Energy Group Limited,  regarding the status of its proposed self-propelled floating LNG export terminal on the Mississippi River near Baptiste Collette…
Rank this Week: 139

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/
  • Jul 7

    Two injured in crash on US 26 near mile post 343.

    Two injured in crash on US 26 near mile post 343.
    Injures IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer DO NOT REPLY --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Idaho State Police District 6 1540 Foote Dr. Idaho Falls, Idaho…
  • Jul 6

    Crash in Idaho Falls injures six.

    Crash in Idaho Falls injures six.
    IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer DO NOT REPLY --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Idaho State Police District 6 1540 Foote Dr. Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402-1828…
  • Jul 5

    Crash near Wendell claims one

    Crash near Wendell claims one
    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…
Rank this Week: 215

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: 2

Health Industry Washington Watch

Health Industry Washington Watch

Covers U.S. legislative and regulatory developments affecting the life sciences and health care industry. By Reed Smith LLP.

http://www.healthindustrywashingtonwatch.com/
  • Jul 7

    FDA Helps Dispensers Enjoy the Summer with Generous DSCSA Compliance Policy

    FDA Helps Dispensers Enjoy the Summer with Generous DSCSA Compliance Policy
    The federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) just announced that the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) deadline of July 1, 2015 for dispenser requirements related to capturing and maintaining pedigree information will not be enforced…
  • Jul 6

    CMS Announces Efforts to Ease ICD-10 Transition

    CMS Announces Efforts to Ease ICD-10 Transition
    Today CMS announced steps to help physicians prepare for the switch to ICD-10 coding on October 1, 2015.  Most significantly, CMS announced that during the first year after ICD-10 implementation, Medicare contractors will not deny…
  • Jul 6

    Revised House 21st Century Cures Bill Released Ahead of House Vote

    Revised House 21st Century Cures Bill Released Ahead of House Vote
    Later this week, the House of Representatives is expected to consider the H.R. 6, the 21st Century Cures Act.  Ahead of the House vote, the House Rules Committee released a revised version of the bill with new funding offsets and other…
Rank this Week: 779

How Appealing

How Appealing

Covers appellate litigation. By Howard J. Bashman.

http://howappealing.abovethelaw.com
Rank this Week: 19

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

Lawyerist

Lawyerist

Covers law practice management, marketing, technology and legal careers.

http://lawyerist.com
  • Jul 7

    VPNs to Avoid Until they Plug Their Leak

    VPNs to Avoid Until they Plug Their Leak
    You know that here at Lawyerist, we are all about encouraging you to safeguard your data, and one of the ways to do that is to make sure you use a virtual private network (VPN) when you are using the coffee shop’s wi-fi connection. VPNs…
  • Jul 7

    Podcast #24: Ed Walters on Robot Lawyers and the Law of Robots (Replay)

    Podcast #24: Ed Walters on Robot Lawyers and the Law of Robots (Replay)
    This episode we’re trying something a bit different. One of our favorite interviews to date was Sam’s conversation with Ed Walters about law and robots, so this week we are replaying it. If you missed it the first time around,…
  • Jul 7

    How Setting An Intention Can Be Smartest Thing You Do All Week! (Sponsored)

    How Setting An Intention Can Be Smartest Thing You Do All Week! (Sponsored)
    You don’t have to be a yogi to reap the benefits of the yoga discipline. We explain how the act of setting an intention for your week can push your practice forward.How Setting An Intention Can Be Smartest Thing You Do All Week!…
Rank this Week: 117

Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys…

Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys Blawg

Covers drug recalls, defective products, auto accidents, trucking accidents, settlements, safety tips, new laws and regulations.

http://thomasjhenrylaw.com/blawg/
  • Jul 7

    New MF Medication Effective but Dangerou

    New MF Medication Effective but Dangerou
    A new Myelofibrosis medication has been linked to serious adverse events including amnesia and psychosis.
  • Jul 7

    GM Death Toll Continues to Rise

    GM Death Toll Continues to Rise
    Two more death claims have been approved as part of General Motors ignition switch victims' compensation fund bringing the total death toll to 119.
  • Jul 7

    DART Driver Killed in Accident

    DART Driver Killed in Accident
    A DART driver was fatally injured last month after being struck by a DART Bus at an area operating station. Authorities are investigating the incident.
Rank this Week: 951

Supremo Tribunal Federal

Supremo Tribunal Federal

News from the Supreme Court in Brazil.

http://www.stf.jus.br/portal/cms/listarNoticiaUltima.asp
  • Jul 7

    Programação da Rádio Justiça para quarta-feira (8)

    Programação da Rádio Justiça para quarta-feira (8)
    Revista JustiçaNa coluna “Direito Administrativo”, a professora e advogada Licínia Rossi fala sobre a superlotação carcerária e a redução da maioridade penal. No quadro “Dicas…
  • Jul 7

    STF aprova 16 novas súmulas vinculantes no primeiro semestre de 2015

    STF aprova 16 novas súmulas vinculantes no primeiro semestre de 2015
    O Plenário do Supremo Tribunal Federal (STF) aprovou, entre fevereiro e junho deste ano, 16 novas súmulas vinculantes. Os verbetes tratam de temas com entendimento pacificado pelo STF, dentre os quais estão serviço…
  • Jul 7

    Questionada lei que promove regularização fundiária em Palma

    Questionada lei que promove regularização fundiária em Palma
    A Lei 2.758/2013, do Estado do Tocantins, que autoriza o Poder Executivo estadual a promover a regularização fundiária de imóveis localizados na área urbana de Palmas (TO), é alvo de questionamento no…
Rank this Week: 109

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: 10

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: 86

Consumer Law & Policy Blog

Consumer Law & Policy Blog

Covers advertising, credit reporting, debt collection, ID theft, predatory lending and other consumer law topics. By Public Citizen.

http://pubcit.typepad.com/clpblog/
  • Jul 7

    Study finds heavier, more expensive cars are safer in crashe

    Study finds heavier, more expensive cars are safer in crashe
    Read about a University of Buffalo study that found that vehicle type, curb weight and price are all significant predictors of personal injury cost. For every additional $10,000 you spend, injuries go down by almost 12 percent. We also…
  • Jul 7

    Shark Week campaign to stop predatory lending practice

    Shark Week campaign to stop predatory lending practice
    The Hill reports: A liberal group that advocates for racial and economic reform is using Shark Week on the Discovery Channel to call attention to predatory payday lending practices. National People’s Action (NPA) is comparing marine…
  • Jul 7

    Banking associations challenge Department of Education’s authority to issue “college card agreement” regulation

    Banking associations challenge Department of Education’s authority to issue “college card agreement” regulation
    By guest blogger Jessica Ranucci In comments filed last week, banking industry groups opposed proposed Department of Education regulations that would crack down on “college card agreements” between universities and banks that…
Rank this Week: 71

Althouse

Althouse

Covers the law and news. From University of Wisconsin Law Professor Ann Althouse.

http://althouse.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 18

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof…

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof Blog

By Gerry W. Beyer.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/trusts_estates_prof/
  • Jul 7

    Dubai Seeks To Boost Investment With New Wills And Probate Registry

    Dubai Seeks To Boost Investment With New Wills And Probate Registry
    Over the last decade Dubai has adopted a number of innovative legal and regulatory frameworks that has allowed it to rapidly ascend as a hub for investment. Dubai is now implementing new rules that deal with succession and inheritance for...
  • Jul 7

    The Pros And Cons Of Creating A Bypass Trust

    The Pros And Cons Of Creating A Bypass Trust
    While it is true that married couples do not need to create a Trust in their Wills to optimize both spouses’ Federal estate exemptions, creating what is often called a “bypass trust” might have its advantages. Whether clients choose…
  • Jul 7

    Delaware Looks To Abolish State Death Tax

    Delaware Looks To Abolish State Death Tax
    Delaware is set to allow the estate tax that was created in 2011 to expire after seeing a drop in revenue from the tax over the last four years. Critics of the tax argue that it punishes self made persons...
Rank this Week: 21

Indiana Intellectual Property…

Indiana Intellectual Property Lawyer Blog

Covers trademark, patent and copyright infringement. By Overhauser Law Offices, LLC.

http://www.iniplaw.org/
Rank this Week: 675

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/
  • Jul 7

    Sounds Like a Great Party

    Sounds Like a Great Party
    Electronic Frontier Foundation’s 25th Anniversary Party. Wish I could go, but SF is a long way away from Miami.
  • Jul 3

    What to Read While Being Surveilled

    What to Read While Being Surveilled
    The Intercept’s Summer Reading List is full of stuff to stoke your justified paranoia, plus great quirky reads. Upgrade your beach. Among the recommendations are Wild Seed by Octavia Butler, The Political Brain: The Role of Emotion in…
  • Jul 2

    The Future of Phones Says “Fi”

    The Future of Phones Says “Fi”
    Errata Security discusses Google’s Project Fi. An “MVNO” is a virtual mobile phone company — they don’t have any of their own network backbone or cell towers, but just rent them from the real mobile phone…
Rank this Week: 40

IPKat

IPKat

Covers copyright, patent, trade mark and privacy/confidentiality issues from a UK and European perspective.

http://ipkitten.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 7

    Multiple personality disorder amongst the public for Community designs?

    Multiple personality disorder amongst the public for Community designs?
    This is the question posed by Katfriend Gerben Hartman (Brinkhof N.V.)  in relation to the recent judgment of the General Court (GC) in Group Nivelles/OHIM, T-15/13. Here's what Gerben writes:"In its judgment of 13 May…
  • Jul 7

    Katonomics: Anything Under the Tuscan Sun

    Katonomics: Anything Under the Tuscan Sun
    Your Katonomist is delighted to return her paws to IPKat.  Economics, evidence, biker gangs and terrible puns await.Judge as you may, but while this Kat was sunning herself in Italy, she was reading Howkins 2000 book, "The Creative…
  • Jul 7

    Life sciences come to life again, this time in Berlin

    Life sciences come to life again, this time in Berlin
    The best part of a year ago ("A matter of life and death? No, it's more important than that. Life sciences in the limelight", here), this Kat waxed lyrical on the then-forthcoming Life Sciences IP Summit 2014. Well, now he is looking at the…
Rank this Week: 29

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/
  • Jul 7

    Testing Encryption Insecurity: A Modest Proposal

    Testing Encryption Insecurity: A Modest Proposal
    Co-blogger Susan Landau has yet another thoughtful post on the insecurity  of back door encryption requirements -- what she calls mandating insecurity.  She calls it magical thinking, which is perhaps a bit harsh.  But her…
  • Jul 7

    The Middle East Ticker

    The Middle East Ticker
    UN Human Rights Council votes to adopt Gaza report: The report of the HRC’s “Independent Commission of Inquiry on the 2014 Gaza Conflict,” which Ben and Yishai discussed here, is highly focused on and critical of…
  • Jul 7

    Today's Headlines and Commentary

    Today's Headlines and Commentary
    Today was intended to be the deadline for an international accord on Iran’s atomic energy program, but the BBC reports that diplomats will again extend discussion on a final deal. European Union foreign policy chief and chair of the…
Rank this Week: 69

On the Record

On the Record

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

http://thedailyrecord.com/ontherecord/
  • Jul 7

    Silver Spring-based TV One network sued for discrimination, harassment

    Silver Spring-based TV One network sued for discrimination, harassment
    A former vice president at Silver Spring-based television network TV One is suing the company for sexual harassment and discrimination, claiming she was fired after complaining that the network’s CEO and founder had created a hostile…
  • Jul 7

    Deena Gillespie | POTOMAC COS.

    Deena Gillespie | POTOMAC COS.
    Deena Gillespie has been named vice president of account management at the Potomac Companies, a Rockville-based employment benefit brokerage and consulting firm. She will provide focused attention, service and support to the small…
  • Jul 7

    FBI, Indiana authorities raid home of Subway spokesman Jared

    FBI, Indiana authorities raid home of Subway spokesman Jared
    ZIONSVILLE, Ind. — FBI agents and Indiana State Police raided the home of Subway restaurant spokesman Jared Fogle on Tuesday, removing electronics from the property and searching the house with a police dog, two months after the…
Rank this Week: 473

The White Law Group's Securities…

The White Law Group's Securities Fraud Blog

Covers securities fraud cases, investment fraud practices and securities industry regulations.

http://www.whitesecuritieslaw.com/securities-fraud/blog/
  • Jul 7

    Update on Puerto Rico bond me

    Update on Puerto Rico bond me
    Puerto Rico recently attempted to reinstate a law that would allow certain agencies to file for Chapter 9 protection. The U.S. Court of Appeals resisted, instead agreeing with the San Juan judge who refused it in February. The dispute is…
  • Jul 7

    **Update** SEC Files Civil Complaint against Patrick Churchville

    **Update** SEC Files Civil Complaint against Patrick Churchville
    On June 2, 2015 the federal court in Rhode Island entered an order imposing an asset freeze against the defendants ClearPath Wealth Management, LLC, a private funds investment adviser, its president and owner, Patrick Churchville According to…
  • Jul 2

    Recovery of Oppenheimer Rochester CA Municipal A

    Recovery of Oppenheimer Rochester CA Municipal A
    Have you suffered investment losses in Oppenheimer Rochester CA Municipal A? If so, The White Law Group may be able to help you recover your losses through FINRA arbitration. The White Law Group is investigating potential securities fraud…
Rank this Week: 371

Law Blog

Law Blog

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

http://blogs.wsj.com/law
  • Jul 7

    Appeals Court Revives Challenge to Arizona Ban on Ethnic Studie

    Appeals Court Revives Challenge to Arizona Ban on Ethnic Studie
    A federal appeals court has breathed new life into a 2010 lawsuit challenging an Arizona law banning ethnic studies in public schools.
  • Jul 7

    Police Taser Use Far More Common, Report Find

    Police Taser Use Far More Common, Report Find
    The percentage of local police departments that authorize their officers to use Tasers or stun guns has sharply increased over the last decade, according to a new Bureau of Justice Statistics report.
  • Jul 7

    Wal-Mart Can Block Shareholder Vote on Gun Sales, Court Rule

    Wal-Mart Can Block Shareholder Vote on Gun Sales, Court Rule
    A federal appeals court ruled that Wal-Mart Stores Inc. can refuse to let shareholders vote on a proposal that would subject the company's sales of high-capacity assault rifles to stricter board oversight.
Rank this Week: 14

The Rainmaker Blog

The Rainmaker Blog

Covers law firm marketing and business development strategies. By the Rainmaker Institute.

http://www.therainmakerblog.com/
  • Jul 7

    Free MyCase Webinar July 22: 10 Ways to Drastically Increase Lead Conversion

    Free MyCase Webinar July 22: 10 Ways to Drastically Increase Lead Conversion
    MyCase, the leading provider of web-based legal practice management software, has enlisted my assistance in helping their members with intake and lead management. We have collaborated on a free 60 minute webinar on Wednesday, July 22,2015 at…
  • Jul 6

    Be That Guy: Why Differentiation Matter

    Be That Guy: Why Differentiation Matter
    The ad above was clipped by one of our TRI writers as an interesting illustration of using a ubiquitous point of pain to differentiate yourself in your marketing efforts. The ad is for a roofing company that obviously knows its target market.…
  • Jul 3

    How Lawyers Can Reach Financial Independence

    How Lawyers Can Reach Financial Independence
    Tomorrow is Independence Day, when we celebrate the founding principles of our country — life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. So how happy are you about your pursuit of financial independence through the practice of law? If the…
Rank this Week: 381

California Appellate Report

California Appellate Report

Thoughts on recent Ninth Circuit and California appellate cases, by University of San Diego School of Law Professor Shaun Martin.

http://calapp.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 7

    U.S. ex rel. Hartpence v. Kinetic Concepts (9th Cir. - July 7, 2015)

    U.S. ex rel. Hartpence v. Kinetic Concepts (9th Cir. - July 7, 2015)
    "Wrong!"That's what an en banc court of the Ninth Circuit unanimously says today about a prior circuit precedent.The prior case, Wang v. FMC Corp., held that a qui tam relator had to have played a role in a prior public disclosure…
  • Jul 6

    Meridian Joint School Dist. No. 2 v. D.A. (9th Cir. - July 6, 2015)

    Meridian Joint School Dist. No. 2 v. D.A. (9th Cir. - July 6, 2015)
    Here's a weird one. At least to an outsider like me.Among other things, the Ninth Circuit vacates and injunction that prohibited a high school student from graduating.  That part doesn't seem strange.  Judge Callahan's opinion on…
  • Jul 3

    People v. Vukodinovich (Cal. Ct. App. - June 29, 2015)

    People v. Vukodinovich (Cal. Ct. App. - June 29, 2015)
    It's the day before July 4.  So everyone's on holiday.  (Except for most lawyers, of course.)  Which means no new opinions.But as we head into the holiday, let's just send a simple message.  You'd think that you wouldn't…
Rank this Week: 161

HR Watchdog

HR Watchdog

Covers California employment laws. By the California Chamber of Commerce.

http://hrwatchdog.calchamber.com/
  • Jul 7

    EEOC Updates Enforcement Guidance on Pregnancy Discrimination

    EEOC Updates Enforcement Guidance on Pregnancy Discrimination
    On June 25, 2015, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) released an updated Enforcement Guidance: Pregnancy Discrimination and Related Issues. The agency made the updates in response to the Supreme Court’s decision in Young…
  • Jul 2

    Update: San Francisco Retail Workers Bill of Right

    Update: San Francisco Retail Workers Bill of Right
    Last year, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors passed two ordinances called the Formula Retail Employee Rights Ordinances, also known as the “Retail Workers Bill of Rights,” addressing scheduling, hours and retention at retail…
  • Jul 1

    New Paid Sick Leave Law in Effect Today​​​

    New Paid Sick Leave Law in Effect Today​​​
    Today, California’s new mandatory sick leave policy goes into effect for all employers and all employees in California. In the latest CalChamber Capitol News Report, President and CEO Allan Zaremberg calls attention to the most…
Rank this Week: 540

Wait A Second!

Wait A Second!

Covers civil rights opinions of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. By Bergstein & Ullrich, LLP.

http://secondcircuitcivilrights.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 7

    When does the one-year SOL for habeas corpus petition start?

    When does the one-year SOL for habeas corpus petition start?
    You have one year to file a habeas corpus petition in challenging the constitutionality of your criminal conviction. In this case, the Second Circuit asks when that one year clock begins to run.The case is Rosa v. United States of America,…
  • Jul 6

    Inmate suicide loses on qualified immunity ground

    Inmate suicide loses on qualified immunity ground
    The Supreme Court uses an inmate suicide case to remind us how hard it is to hold individual government defendants liable in constitutional cases whey they can assert qualified immunity, a legal doctrine that shields them from litigation when…
  • Jul 2

    Inmate wins Iqbal appeal

    Inmate wins Iqbal appeal
    If you are a federal practitioner, the headline will prompt a double-take. For the rest of you, know this: Iqbal is a Supreme Court decision that makes it easier to dismiss lawsuits that do not allege plausible claims. And inmates rarely win…
Rank this Week: 847

Raising the Bar: An Internet…

Raising the Bar: An Internet Marketing Blog for Lawyers

Covers internet marketing and law firm web designs.

http://www.paperstreet.com/blog
  • Jul 7

    Facebook new logo, new font, new typeface…

    Facebook new logo, new font, new typeface…
    This article defines the importance of a typeface not only for brand recognition, but the feeling a brand will evoke. This is the level of detail that makes design speak. One might not notice the change at a quick glance,… Categories:…
  • Jul 6

    Soto DUI Defense Launches New Essentials Web Design

    Soto DUI Defense Launches New Essentials Web Design
    Soto DUI Defense launched a new essentials PaperStreet website in July 2015. Categories: Site Launches The post Soto DUI Defense Launches New Essentials Web Design appeared first on PaperStreet
  • Jul 2

    Let’s Be Legal Launches New Essentials Law Design

    Let’s Be Legal Launches New Essentials Law Design
    Let’s Be Legal, a Delaware debt assistance law firm, launched a new essentials PaperStreet website in July 2015. Categories: Site Launches The post Let’s Be Legal Launches New Essentials Law Design appeared first on PaperStreet
Rank this Week: 669

MARPA Blog

MARPA Blog

Provides news and commentary on the regulations, laws, policies and trends affecting the aircraft parts manufacturing community. From the Modification and Replacement Parts Association.

http://pmaparts.wordpress.com
  • Jul 7

    MARPA and Other Trade Associations Fight to Prevent FAA From Being Assigned Needless Task

    MARPA and Other Trade Associations Fight to Prevent FAA From Being Assigned Needless Task
    Some of you may have heard that there is legislative language that would force the FAA to promulgate unnecessary regulations related to marking of "influencing parts." The FAA has been diligent on the issues surrounding this proposal, and…
  • Jul 6

    MARPA Efforts to Increase PMA Sales to Southeast Asia and China

    MARPA Efforts to Increase PMA Sales to Southeast Asia and China
    MARPA is organizing a the first-ever PMA Trade Mission to Singapore and China (Hong Kong, Guangzhou, Shanghai and Beijing) for November 3-13, 2015. This is a valuable membership benefit that is available to help MARPA members increase their…
  • Jul 1

    MARPA Air Carrier Committee Seeks Clarification on post-AD PMA Part

    MARPA Air Carrier Committee Seeks Clarification on post-AD PMA Part
    The MARPA Air Carrier Committee, led by Michael Rennick, Delta Air Lines Component Engineering Manager, is hard at work supporting PMA users and MARPA members. In June the MARPA Air Carrier Committee submitted to the FAA a letter seeking…
Rank this Week: 991

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/
  • Jul 7

    Liar Liar

    Liar Liar
    The District of Columbia Court of Appeals has ordered the interim suspension of a former Dorsey & Whitney partner who was suspended for seven years by the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, The Second...
  • Jul 7

    Stuck In Kentucky

    Stuck In Kentucky
    The United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit affirmed the dismissal of claims brought by a lawyer seeking employment with the Administrative Office of the United States Courts While residing in Kentucky, Malla…
  • Jul 7

    Avvo Poster Remains Anonymou

    Avvo Poster Remains Anonymou
    The opinion of the Washington State Court of appeals denying a plaintiff attorney access to information that would identify an anonymous Avvo poster is linked here. What showing must be made by a defamation plaintiff seeking disclosure of an…
Rank this Week: 63

Georgia Legal Report

Georgia Legal Report

Covers injury and accident news and medical malpractice case updates. By The Murray Law Firm.

http://www.georgialegalreport.com/
Rank this Week: 871

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/
  • Jul 7

    Empirical Research Security Concern

    Empirical Research Security Concern
    Continuing with the posts I've been doing over the past two weeks about my new book, Living in the Crosshairs: The Untold Stories of Anti-Abortion Terrorism, today I want to write a bit about the security concerns that my co-author...
  • Jul 7

    LSAC Data and Predicting Number of Applicants for Fall 2015, Part 19

    LSAC Data and Predicting Number of Applicants for Fall 2015, Part 19
    The LSAC is now reporting that "As of 7/3/15, there are 333,848 fall 2015 applications submitted by 52,506 applicants. Applicants are down 2.0% and applications are down 4.2% from 2014. Last year at this time, we had 97% of the...
  • Jul 7

    "Aging with a Plan" (Sharona Hoffman)

    "Aging with a Plan" (Sharona Hoffman)
    Professor Sharona Hoffman (CWRU Law) recently published a book on preparing for aging (Aging with a Plan, 2015) and I had the opportunity to interview her about her impetus for writing the book and how she tackled the writing process,...
Rank this Week: 89

Louisiana Law Blog

Louisiana Law Blog

Insight and information on Louisiana law, litigation and legal culture. By Kean Miller.

http://www.louisianalawblog.com/
  • Jul 7

    Changes to the Louisiana Motion Picture Investor Tax Credit Program Released by Louisiana Department of Economic Development

    Changes to the Louisiana Motion Picture Investor Tax Credit Program Released by Louisiana Department of Economic Development
    By Meg Kaul and  Phyllis Sims Today the Louisiana Department of Economic Development in conjunction with the Office of Entertainment Industry Development released a high-level overview of the changes made to the Louisiana Motion Picture…
  • Jul 1

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Provides New Resource for Marine Operator

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Provides New Resource for Marine Operator
    By McClain Schonekas and Daniel Stanton On May 26, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers launched a new website to provide the public and industry interests with nationally-issued Notices To Navigation Interests (NTNI).  The new website can…
  • Jun 30

    McCorpen Under Attack at the U.S. Supreme Court

    McCorpen Under Attack at the U.S. Supreme Court
    By Daniel Stanton As we recently reported, the Fifth Circuit decided the case of Meche v. Doucet, 777 F.3d 237 (5th Cir. Jan. 22, 2015) earlier this year. At issue in the Meche case was a well-founded and widely adopted defense to an…
Rank this Week: 783

Drug and Device Law

Drug and Device Law

Covers various topics that arise in the defense of pharmaceutical and medical device product liability litigation. By James M. Beck and Mark Herrmann.

http://druganddevicelaw.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 7

    Be Careful What You Ask For

    Be Careful What You Ask For
                This post is from the non-Reed Smith side of the blog only.            That’s an admonition that plaintiffs in…
  • Jul 6

    The Court Will Hear Oral Argument Tomorrow Morning on Amarin’s First Amendment Challenge to FDA Off-Label Regulation

    The Court Will Hear Oral Argument Tomorrow Morning on Amarin’s First Amendment Challenge to FDA Off-Label Regulation
    The briefing is complete on Amarin’s motion for preliminary injunction.  The parties and several amici have all weighed in, and the court will hear oral argument tomorrow.  To this point, there has been significant back…
  • Jul 2

    No Innovator Liability: National Drug Code Saves the Day

    No Innovator Liability: National Drug Code Saves the Day
    This is a quick-hit post as we head into the Independence Day holiday weekend.  The Southern District of West Virginia’s order this week in McNair v. Johnson & Johnson, No. 2:14-17463, 2015 WL 3935787 (S.D. W. Va. June 26,…
Rank this Week: 119

Wise Law Blog

Wise Law Blog

Covers law and politics. By Garry J. Wise.

http://wiselaw.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 7

    140 Law - Current Legal Headline

    140 Law - Current Legal Headline
    Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:Winnipeg bomb victim Maria Mitousis plans to return to job as soon as possibleSex on the beach lands man 2.5 years in jail for ‘lewd’ behaviour on mid-afternoon Florida…
  • Jun 29

    140Law - Legal Headlines for the Week of June 29, 2015

    140Law - Legal Headlines for the Week of June 29, 2015
    Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:Missouri jail moves to video-only visits; fee will be charged to visitors Next Fight for Gay Rights: Bias in Jobs and Housing Ken Paxton, Texas official, says state clerks can deny…
  • Jun 23

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

    140Law - Legal Headlines for the week of June 22, 2015
    Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:Lester Holt Reflects on His Rise to NBC’s Anchor ChairOntario man exonerated 45 years after being wrongly convicted of killing his wifeWoman accused of streaming live sex…
Rank this Week: 162