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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/
  • Jan 31

    Classroom Exercises in Asylum Advocacy

    Classroom Exercises in Asylum Advocacy
    [02/01/29 01:00 AM (edt)]  Classroom Exercises in Asylum AdvocacyCenter for Applied Legal Studies (CALS)Georgetown University 
  • Feb 27

    Tip Alumni Panel

    Tip Alumni Panel
     
  • Feb 25

    National Preservation Law Conference

    National Preservation Law Conference
     WHATNational Preservation Law ConferenceWHENWednesday, February 25, 20158:25 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.WHEREGeorgetown University Law CenterHart Auditorium, McDonough Hall600 New Jersey Avenue, NWWashington, D.C. 20001SCHEDULE 8:25 am…
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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: 166

New York Personal Injury Lawyer…

New York Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury law. By the Law Offices of Stephen Bilkis & Associates.

http://www.newyorkinjurylawyer247blog.com/
  • Mar 16

    CPLR 5015(a)(3) and (4)

    CPLR 5015(a)(3) and (4)
    The defendants, his brother, and his father were the principal shareholders of the corporate defendant. For several years prior to 1974 the corporation owned a restaurant in Staten Island, together with the real property upon which it was…
  • Feb 27

    Columbia University–New York Hospital

    Columbia University–New York Hospital
    In this birth injury action, Plaintiff claims that defendants deviated from good and accepted medical practice by failing to perform a cesarean section during his birth on December 10, 2003, and that this failure caused him to sustain a…
  • Feb 25

    CPLR §2221 and 4404(a) ...cont

    CPLR §2221 and 4404(a) ...cont
    The jury's failure to award damages for past pain and suffering that adequately compensates plaintiff for the pain and suffering and loss of enjoyment of life she experienced from the date of the accident to the date when the jury rendered…
Rank this Week: 711

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/
  • Mar 9

    First Offense DUI in Oakland County

    First Offense DUI in Oakland County
    If you have been arrested for a 1st offense OWI (Operating While Intoxicated) charge in any Oakland County city or township, you've probably already heard that things are "tougher" there than in neighboring Macomb or Wayne Counties.…
  • Mar 6

    Ignition Interlock Trouble - What to do RIght Now

    Ignition Interlock Trouble - What to do RIght Now
    An unfortunate part of my caseload, as a Michigan driver's license restoration lawyer, is handling ignition interlock violations. I have written about the various kinds of violations in some detail, but always from the point of view of the…
  • Mar 2

    DUI puts a Non-Criminal in a Criminal Situation

    DUI puts a Non-Criminal in a Criminal Situation
    Sometimes, when I tell someone that I am a DUI lawyer, they'll ask me what it's like to deal with criminals. I will then go on to clarify for the other party that while drinking and driving charges are, in...
Rank this Week: 389

Instapundit.com

Instapundit.com

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

http://pjmedia.com/instapundit/
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IPBiz

IPBiz

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

http://ipbiz.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 27

    EFF brief on Commil case

    EFF brief on Commil case
    EFF submitted a brief in the Commil case:--In our brief, we argue that inducement requires intent to infringe and if you think you’re not infringing (because either the patent is invalid or because you don’t think the acts you…
  • Feb 27

    Ericsson goes after Apple in ED Texas and at ITC

    Ericsson goes after Apple in ED Texas and at ITC
    PCWorld notes --The Swedish telecommunications equipment vendor filed nine lawsuits against Apple on Thursday, seven in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas and two in the U.S. International Trade Commission, alleging…
  • Feb 27

    Concerning Robin Thicke

    Concerning Robin Thicke
    ET Canada noted of the Robin Thicke copyright trial--Mind you, Robin's defense team unveiled an unusual strategy to help present its case. While on the witness stand, the 37-year-old singer performed a piano medley featuring several known…
Rank this Week: 47

Sex Offender Research by A Voice…

Sex Offender Research by A Voice of Reason

Covers research, studies, and court cases related to sex offender issues.

http://sexoffenderresearch.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 27

    Bellone Provides Status on Community Protection Act in Aftermath of Recent Court of Appeals Ruling

    Bellone Provides Status on Community Protection Act in Aftermath of Recent Court of Appeals Ruling
    I think there is a MAJOR problem with statistics cited by Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone for the SORTS program:((10-2-13 Police Arrest Registered Sex Offender For Allegedly Exposing Himself To Kids On L.I.))....((2-12-13 Arrest for…
  • Feb 26

    Bill aims to require evaluations to determine likelihood of sex offenders reoffending

    Bill aims to require evaluations to determine likelihood of sex offenders reoffending
    A curfew for CERTAIN sex offenders? The water they are drinking has to be tainted..or spiked w/something!2-26-15 Florida: Two bills in the Florida legislature, SB 336 and HB 387, would require a convicted sex offender to be evaluated to…
  • Feb 26

    Governor signs sex offender bill into law

    Governor signs sex offender bill into law
    2-26-15 Vermont: Gov. Peter Shumlin signed into law a bill to tighten restrictions on sex offenders getting out of prison Wednesday Shumlin thanked House and Senate lawmakers for their work on the bill, which was among the first to be…
Rank this Week: 62

Patent Docs

Patent Docs

Covers biotech and pharma patent law and news. By McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP.

http://www.patentdocs.org/
  • Feb 27

    PTO Day

    PTO Day
    The Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO) and U.S. Patent and Trademark Office will be co-sponsoring the 25th Annual Conference on USPTO Law and Practice (PTO Day) on March 10, 2015 in Washington, D.C. The PTO Day program includes…
  • Feb 27

    IPO Webinar on Hatch-Waxman and Biologic Strategies at the PTAB

    IPO Webinar on Hatch-Waxman and Biologic Strategies at the PTAB
    The Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO) will offer a one-hour webinar entitled "Hatch-Waxman and Biologic Strategies at the PTAB" on March 3, 2015 beginning at 2:00 pm (ET). Cynthia Hardman of Goodwin Procter, LLP; Gerald Flattmann…
  • Feb 27

    AIPLA Webinar on Securing Allowance Using Evidence

    AIPLA Webinar on Securing Allowance Using Evidence
    The American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) will be offering a webinar entitled "Best Practices to Secure Allowance of Patent Application Claims Using Evidence" on March 3, 2015 from 12:30 - 2:00 pm (ET). Courtenay Brinckerhoff…
Rank this Week: 65

Food Safety News

Food Safety News

Provides global food safety news & information. By Marler Clark LLP, PS.

http://www.foodsafetynews.com/
  • Feb 27

    NC Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Re-Cooked Pulled Pork

    NC Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Re-Cooked Pulled Pork
    A Salmonella outbreak in North Carolina this past fall that sickened dozens of people has been linked to re-cooked pulled pork served at a church conference. According to news reports published Friday, the problem was probably…
  • Feb 27

    Tahini Sauce Recalled in Canada for Possible Salmonella Contamination

    Tahini Sauce Recalled in Canada for Possible Salmonella Contamination
    Amira Enterprises Inc. of Montreal, Quebec, is recalling Amira brand Tahini Sauce from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below. The following product has been…
  • Feb 26

    USDA May Move Up Timeline for Labeling Mechanically Tenderized Beef

    USDA May Move Up Timeline for Labeling Mechanically Tenderized Beef
    While appearing before the House Agriculture Appropriations Subcommittee Wednesday, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said USDA will work to introduce labels for mechanically tenderized beef within the next two years. New labeling laws…
Rank this Week: 60

Workers' Compensation

Workers' Compensation

Analyzes of trends and developments in workers' compensation law. By Jon L. Gelman.

http://workers-compensation.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 27

    NJ Beta On-Line Calculations Program Available - OscarCalc

    NJ Beta On-Line Calculations Program Available - OscarCalc
    NJ has now released an on-line Beta version of its calculation program, OscarCalc. The announcement was made today by Director and Chief Judge Peter J. Calderone.Click below to access the Beta version of the online program.OscarCalc
  • Feb 27

    CMS Publishes Final Rule for MSP Appeal

    CMS Publishes Final Rule for MSP Appeal
    Federal Register | Medicare Program; Right of Appeal for Medicare Secondary Payer Determinations Relating to Liability Insurance (Including Self-Insurance), No-Fault Insurance, and Workers' Compensation Laws and Plan
  • Feb 26

    Supreme Court upholds Kubota liability in asbestos death case

    Supreme Court upholds Kubota liability in asbestos death case
    Today's post is shared from japantimes.com/The Supreme Court has upheld a ruling that found asbestos used at a Kubota Corp. plant caused fatal mesothelioma in a man who lived near the plant and ordered the company to pay ¥31.9 million in…
Rank this Week: 338

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/
  • Feb 27

    Mom and Father Ted

    Mom and Father Ted
    We lost an incredible person today. Father Ted Hesburgh, former president of Notre Dame, died at 97. (NYT obituary) Father Ted was not your typical priest or typical president of a University. Through a sense of humility and a belief in…
  • Feb 27

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Alaska Marijuana, Divorce and Facebook, Micro Housing

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Alaska Marijuana, Divorce and Facebook, Micro Housing
    Well, it’s time to call it a week. Before wrapping things up completely, and getting to the Top 10, a heads up that Zosha has a good piece today on the FCC’s net neutrality vote—and how that’s far from the end of the…
  • Feb 27

    Trade Secrets, Intellectual Property, RLUIPA and Recovery Recipes: New Blogs Joining the LexBlog Network

    Trade Secrets, Intellectual Property, RLUIPA and Recovery Recipes: New Blogs Joining the LexBlog Network
    The week closes down, as it always does, with our look back at the new publications joining the LexBlog Network over the past week. We have some interesting projects and subjects in this bunch. Batting leadoff in our look back, we have The…
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SCOTUSblog

SCOTUSblog

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

http://www.scotusblog.com/
  • Feb 27

    Petition of the day

    Petition of the day
    The petition of the day is:
  • Feb 27

    This week’s argument audio

    This week’s argument audio
    Oyez has posted audio recordings and transcripts of this week’s arguments. The Court heard arguments this week in: Coleman v. Tollefson Kerry v. Din Tibble v. Edison International Henderson v. United States Equal Employment Opportunity…
  • Feb 27

    Court to host briefs in same-sex marriage case

    Court to host briefs in same-sex marriage case
    The Court has announced that it will be posting the merits briefs in the same-sex marriage cases:  Obergfell v. Hodges, Tanco v. Haslam, DeBoer v. Snyder, and Bourke v. Beshear. The petitioners’ opening…
Rank this Week: 30

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/
  • Feb 27

    Guiora on Domestic Terrorism

    Guiora on Domestic Terrorism
    Amos N. Guiora (University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law) has posted Boston to Where: The Challenges Posed by Local-Global Terrorism (In The Ashgate Research Companion to Military Ethics, (James Turner Johnson, Rutgers University, USA…
  • Feb 27

    Hamilton on Evidence-Based Free Exercise Accomodation

    Hamilton on Evidence-Based Free Exercise Accomodation
    Marci A. Hamilton (Cardozo Law School) has posted The Case for Evidence-Based Free Exercise Accommodation: Why the Religious Freedom Restoration Act Is Bad Public Policy (Harvard Law & Policy Review, Vol. 9, 2015) on SSRN. Here is the…
  • Feb 27

    Roznai on Constitutional Unamendability

    Roznai on Constitutional Unamendability
    Yaniv Roznai (The Hauser Global Law School, NYU) has posted Unamendability and the Genetic Code of the Constitution on SSRN. Here is the abstract: An increasing number of constitutions contain “unamendable provisions” in order, inter…
Rank this Week: 6

How Appealing

How Appealing

Covers appellate litigation. By Howard J. Bashman.

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

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: 13

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof…

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof Blog

By Gerry W. Beyer.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/trusts_estates_prof/
  • Feb 27

    Doctors Chosen to Examine Tom Benson

    Doctors Chosen to Examine Tom Benson
    A three-doctor panel has been selected to determine the mental fitness of Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson. The court has not released the names of the doctors, and the judge said that all of the information surrounding the exam...
  • Feb 27

    Auctioning Bequest Creates Controversy for Gordon College

    Auctioning Bequest Creates Controversy for Gordon College
    When a wealthy family bequeathed a collection of rare Bibles and Shakespeare folios to Gordon College in 1922, there was one caveat: the works must remain with the school. When a descendant of the late collector Edward Payson Vining…
  • Feb 27

    Elizabeth Taylor's Diamond Dispute

    Elizabeth Taylor's Diamond Dispute
    The estate of Elizabeth Taylor is currently in a dispute with Christie’s auction house over the actress’s heart-shaped “Taj Mahal” diamond, which is set inside a ruby border of a pendant given to Taylor by then-husband Richard Burton…
Rank this Week: 21

Business Law Prof Blog

Business Law Prof Blog

Edited by C. Steven Bradford, Joshua P. Fershee, J. Haskell Murray, Marcia L. Narine, Stefan J. Padfield and Anne Tucker.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/business_law/
  • Feb 27

    Teaching Grit

    Teaching Grit
    I've enjoyed getting to know a bit about University of Pennsylvania Psychology Professor Angela Duckworth's work on "grit." Duckworth and her co-authors call grit "perseverance and passion for long-term goals," and they…
  • Feb 26

    Markets and Boycotts Part 2

    Markets and Boycotts Part 2
    Last week, I posted about Walmart’s ballyhooed wage hike and asked whether boycotts and activism actually work. Apparently, the President was so impressed that he called the company’s CEO to thank him. Some Walmart workers, however,…
  • Feb 26

    Entrepreneurship Resources - Startup Stash

    Entrepreneurship Resources - Startup Stash
    Via an Ethan Mollick (Wharton) tweet, I was recently introduced to Startup Stash. Startup Stash is a beautifully simple set of curated resources for entrepreneurs. The categories of resources range from Naming to Hosting to Market Research to…
Rank this Week: 88

Medical Futility

Medical Futility

Tracks judicial, legislative, policy, and academic developments concerning medical futility. By Professor Thaddeus Mason Pope.

http://medicalfutility.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 27

    When Are You Dead?

    When Are You Dead?
    I am re-posting this press release from Southern Illinois University on some talks I am doing there next week. CARBONDALE, Ill. -- A lecture next week at Southern Illinois University Carbondale will examine the question of when a person is…
  • Feb 25

    ASBH Call for Proposals Ends March 6

    ASBH Call for Proposals Ends March 6
    The ASBH 17th Annual Meeting will be October 22-25, 2015 in Houston.  The call for proposals will close at 11:59 pm Pacific Time, Friday, March 6, 2015. ASBH represents the intersection of bioethics and humanities. It is a…
  • Feb 24

    Who Gets To Decide When To End Life Support?

    Who Gets To Decide When To End Life Support?
    Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of the late Whitney Houston, is on life support after being found unconscious in her Georgia home. As the media speculates over her condition, who should get to decide when to take a patient off life support?…
Rank this Week: 304

beSpacific

beSpacific

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

http://www.bespacific.com/
  • Feb 27

    EPIC Files Lawsuit for Details About Government “Pre-crime” Program

    EPIC Files Lawsuit for Details About Government “Pre-crime” Program
    “EPIC has filed a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit about “Future Attribute Screening Technology”, a “Minority Report” program that purports to identify individuals who will commit crimes in the future. EPIC…
  • Feb 27

    Annual Survey of Manufactures: 2013

    Annual Survey of Manufactures: 2013
    Via the Census – “National-level data for manufacturing industry groups and industries at the three-, four-, five- and six-digit North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) levels. Provides statistics on employment,…
  • Feb 27

    GAO Reports – Central America, Disaster Relief, Elections, Food Safety, Indian Affairs, Rural Water, Transportation Safety

    GAO Reports – Central America, Disaster Relief, Elections, Food Safety, Indian Affairs, Rural Water, Transportation Safety
    Central America: Information on Migration of Unaccompanied Children from El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras, GAO-15-362: Published: Feb 27, 2015. Publicly Released: Feb 27, 2015. Disaster Relief: Agencies Need to Improve Policies and…
Rank this Week: 34

ImmigrationProf Blog

ImmigrationProf Blog

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

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/immigration/
  • Feb 27

    A View from Texas' Death Valley

    A View from Texas' Death Valley
    video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player Texas’ Death Valley Matthew Campanella, a graduate of Loyola Marymount University, says he wanted to help make a documentary about the conditions faced by immigrants in Texas because…
  • Feb 27

    The Next Great Migration? African Americans Leaving the United State

    The Next Great Migration? African Americans Leaving the United State
    Thomas Chatterton Williams in "The Next Great Migration" studies the interesting possibility that, in light of, among other things, the treatment of African Americans by law enforcement in cities across the United States, Blacks…
  • Feb 27

    The Political Assimilation of Immigrants and Their Descendant

    The Political Assimilation of Immigrants and Their Descendant
    Sam Wilson and Alex Nowrasteh of the Cato Institute, a free market-oriented advocacy group, conclude that, despite consistent claims to the contrary by those who seek to restrict immigration, immigrants in fact assimilate into the mainstream…
Rank this Week: 16

Estate Law Canada

Estate Law Canada

Covers estate planning topics, trusts, probate, Enduring Powers of Attorney, health care directives, incapacity issues and elder law. By Lynne Butler.

http://estatelawcanada.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 27

    Forget coffins: these burial pods allow you to turn into a tree when you die

    Forget coffins: these burial pods allow you to turn into a tree when you die
    Funeral choices have expanded over the years, and new options become available all the time. Burial used to be the norm, until cremation became popular. Since then, I've heard of half a dozen new ideas including pressing ashes into a vinyl…
  • Feb 27

    William Herd died leaving £300,000 but his only son never saw a penny

    William Herd died leaving £300,000 but his only son never saw a penny
    William Herd was widowed, and married again at 67 years old. He and his second wife, Dorothy, made mirror wills in which they left everything to each other. The wills also said that on the death of both of them, the estate would be divided…
  • Feb 24

    Is a will prepared in Ontario valid in other provinces or other countries?

    Is a will prepared in Ontario valid in other provinces or other countries?
    These days, with people moving from place to place so much, I'm often asked about the validity of wills once a person moves across provincial or national borders. A reader recently raised the topic, and I thought I'd share the discussion with…
Rank this Week: 237

Poverty Law Prof Blog

Poverty Law Prof Blog

Covers global poverty, welfare and current affairs. By Professors Ezra Rosser and Lowell Kent Hull.

http://maximinlaw.wordpress.com
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Washington Injury Attorney Blog

Washington Injury Attorney Blog

Covers various accident, injury, and medical malpractice topics including nursing home abuse and wrongful death. By Farber Law Group.

http://www.washingtoninjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Feb 27

    My child was injured by a dog, should I hire a lawyer?

    My child was injured by a dog, should I hire a lawyer?
    If your child has been injured by a dog, you might be facing medical bills plus the aftermath of the attack including scarring, disfigurement and psychological trauma. Often, the dog that bit your child might be owned by a neighbor, a friend…
  • Feb 25

    Hiring an experienced personal injury attorney

    Hiring an experienced personal injury attorney
    There are probably not many times in your life when you need to hire an attorney. But sometimes, usually in a time of personal crises due to an accident or an injury, you may find yourself in the need of legal representation. Hiring an…
  • Feb 11

    Duvall man killed in head-on collision near Monroe

    Duvall man killed in head-on collision near Monroe
    Jeff Lucas, 56, of Duvall was killed on February 10th in a head-on collision near Monroe. According to a report in the Everett Herald, Lucas was traveling westbound on U.S. Highway 2 between Snohomish and Monroe when his Jaguar was struck…
Rank this Week: 275

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

this WEEK in LAW

this WEEK in LAW

Denise Howell and guests discuss technology law. From the TWiT netcast network.

http://twit.tv/twil
  • Feb 27

    TWiL 294: Dingo Free FCC

    TWiL 294: Dingo Free FCC
    Hosts: Denise Howell, Sarah Pearson Fair Use Week with Llamas, Benny Hill and Power Rangers, the Lenovo/Superfish debacle, the FCC's Net Neutrality decision and more! Guests: Debora Halbert, and AJ Shankar Photo credit: Steve …
  • Feb 20

    TWiL 293: Content ID Not Purrrrfect

    TWiL 293: Content ID Not Purrrrfect
    Hosts: Denise Howell, Sarah Pearson YouTube flags cat purring as copyright infringing music, Samsung edits Orwellian clause out of TV Privacy Policy, Samsung's TVs freak users out by inserting ads into movies, US Court backs NSA internet…
  • Feb 13

    TWiL 292: My Left Shark

    TWiL 292: My Left Shark
    Hosts: Denise Howell, Sarah Pearson Drone's role in journalism, Katy Perry's Left Shark, Emoji in the courtroom and more! Guests: Nabiha Syed, and Peter DiCola Download or subscribe to this show at twit.tv/twil. Public list of…
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Nonprofit Law Prof Blog

Nonprofit Law Prof Blog

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

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/nonprofit/
  • Feb 27

    SSRN Update: Articles on Public Interest Law, Church Bankruptcy, and Conservation

    SSRN Update: Articles on Public Interest Law, Church Bankruptcy, and Conservation
    (1) Kathryn Sabbeth (UNC) has posted: "What's Money Got to Do With It?: Public Interest Lawyering and Profit." Here is the abstract: Definitions of public interest lawyering influence financial support, regulation of lawyers, and…
  • Feb 25

    Hospital Boards and Quality of Care

    Hospital Boards and Quality of Care
    The New York Times reported on the relationship between a sound hospital board of directors and the quality of care provided by the hospital. Here is the beginning of the article: "If you or a loved one is having a...
  • Feb 24

    Senate Hearing on Colleges and Universitie

    Senate Hearing on Colleges and Universitie
    The U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions held a hearing today (Feb. 24) titled: Recalibrating Regulation of Colleges and Universities: Report of the Task Force on Federal Regulation of Higher Education. The Report…
Rank this Week: 210

El Conta punto com

El Conta punto com

Herramientas para los contadores -México-

http://elconta.com/
Rank this Week: 156

On the Record

On the Record

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

http://thedailyrecord.com/ontherecord/
  • Feb 27

    Cosby’s lawyers ask judge to toss defamation suit by accuser

    Cosby’s lawyers ask judge to toss defamation suit by accuser
    Bill Cosby's lawyers asked a federal judge on Friday to throw out a defamation lawsuit filed by three women accusing the comedian of decades-old sexual offenses.
  • Feb 27

    Md. court affirms dismissal of lead-paint lawsuit

    Md. court affirms dismissal of lead-paint lawsuit
    The opinion affirmed a jury verdict last year dismissing a lawsuit against the Kennedy Krieger Institute filed by the family of Tyron N. White.
  • Feb 27

    Miller: Hogan tax claim comparable to Hitler’s ‘big lie’ philosophy

    Miller: Hogan tax claim comparable to Hitler’s ‘big lie’ philosophy
    Gov. Larry Hogan ran a successful campaign railing against tax increases passed under former Gov. Martin J. O’Malley but Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr. isn’t buying it. Miller Friday implied to reporters that…
Rank this Week: 491

Secondary Insurance Market Blog

Secondary Insurance Market Blog

Provides news and commentary on the legal developments in the secondary insurance market, with an emphasis on the secondary market's impact upon the insurance industry. By Katherine Scanlon and Peter Vodola.

http://secondaryinsurancemarketblog.com/recent-posts/
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Sentencing Law and Policy

Sentencing Law and Policy

By Douglas A. Berman.

http://sentencing.typepad.com/sentencing_law_and_policy/
Rank this Week: 15

Inforrm's Blog

Inforrm's Blog

Discusses issues of media law and responsibility with a special focus on libel and privacy law and the balance between the two.

http://inforrm.wordpress.com
Rank this Week: 130

Juries

Juries

Discusses jury-related issues.

http://juries.typepad.com/juries/
  • Feb 27

    Latest Edition of the Jury Expert

    Latest Edition of the Jury Expert
    Here is the latest edition of the Jury Expert put out by the American Society of Trial Consultants (ASTC). Why Women Stay Quiet at Work, But Not in the Jury Room by Suann Ingle. Many of us have read the...
  • Feb 25

    Receptivity of Capital Jurors to Mitigating Factors of Mental Illness, Intellectual Disability, and Situational Impairments in Death Penalty Decision

    Receptivity of Capital Jurors to Mitigating Factors of Mental Illness, Intellectual Disability, and Situational Impairments in Death Penalty Decision
    Receptivity of Capital Jurors to Mitigating Factors of Mental Illness, Intellectual Disability, and Situational Impairments in Death Penalty Decisions Leona Deborah Jochnowitz Abstract: This research presents aspects of juror receptivity to…
  • Feb 23

    NY Top Judge Wants Judicial Oversight of Grand Jurie

    NY Top Judge Wants Judicial Oversight of Grand Jurie
    NY's top judge believes that the judiciary should play a greater role in the grand jury process when police are accused of killing a civilian. I personally think that grand jurors should be provided their own counsel. Grand Jury Legal...
Rank this Week: 566

Antitrust & Competition Policy…

Antitrust & Competition Policy Blog

Edited by D. Daniel Sokol and Shubha Ghosh.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/antitrustprof_blog/
  • Feb 27

    UF Law Students Take Second Place in Antitrust Moot Court

    UF Law Students Take Second Place in Antitrust Moot Court
    This past Saturday at the DC Courthouse at the Global Antitrust Moot, an invitational competition hosted by George Mason University on Feb. 21, the UF Law team of Bradley Crocker (3L), Areesha Muzaffar (3L) and Kevin Paule (2L) placed…
  • Feb 27

    Inconvenient Truths on Merger Retrospective Studie

    Inconvenient Truths on Merger Retrospective Studie
    Gregory J. Werden, U.S. Department of Justice - Antitrust Division offers Inconvenient Truths on Merger Retrospective Studies. ABSTRACT: Inconvenient truths prevent merger retrospective studies from substantially altering our understanding of…
  • Feb 27

    Transactional Resolutions in German Competition Law & Merger Control

    Transactional Resolutions in German Competition Law & Merger Control
    Eckart Bueren, Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law has written on Transactional Resolutions in German Competition Law & Merger Control. ABSTRACT: Are transactional resolutions of competition law and merger…
Rank this Week: 22

Jim Hamilton's World of Securities…

Jim Hamilton's World of Securities Regulation

Commentaries on security regulation.

http://jimhamiltonblog.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 27

    Chair Massad Highlights Recent CFTC Actions and Prioritie

    Chair Massad Highlights Recent CFTC Actions and Prioritie
    [This story previously appeared in Securities Regulation Daily.]By Amanda Maine, J.D.The global financial crisis demonstrated how excessive risk in the over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives market can contribute to systemic risk, according…
  • Feb 26

    Commission Puts the Brakes on Goodyear FCPA Violation

    Commission Puts the Brakes on Goodyear FCPA Violation
    [This story previously appeared in Securities Regulation Daily.]By Rodney F. Tonkovic, J.D.The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company will pay over $16 million to settle charges of FCPA violations arising from bribes paid by subsidiaries in…
  • Feb 25

    IM Guidance Recommends Policy Updates to Guard Against Buyoff

    IM Guidance Recommends Policy Updates to Guard Against Buyoff
    [This story previously appeared in Securities Regulation Daily.]By Amy Leisinger, J.D.The SEC’s Division of Investment Management has issued guidance to caution investment advisers regarding the conflict of interest that arises…
Rank this Week: 141

Southern California Appellate News

Southern California Appellate News

Features news and resources for the Southern California appellate lawyer. By Nate Scott.

http://socal-appellate.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 27

    2014 Judicial Appointment Data

    2014 Judicial Appointment Data
    Governor Brown Releases2014 Judicial Appointment DataSACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today released annual applicant and appointee data for the administration’s judicial appointments.From 2011 through 2014, there were…
  • Feb 27

    Potter apparates to San Jose quickly

    Potter apparates to San Jose quickly
    Today's MetNews has Dan Potter Named Clerk of Sixth District Court of Appeal, noting "longtime assistant clerk/administrator of the Second District Court of Appeal, is leaving that post next week to become clerk/administrator of the Sixth…
  • Feb 27

    Beds: "Viewpoint: Airbags in His Underpants"

    Beds: "Viewpoint: Airbags in His Underpants"
    Yep, that sounds like a Beds' column (click here); except that it's not really about what you might think at all; it's far more serious, it's about -- oh, wait, wow, have you seen these dancing kittens? And ten ways celebrities lose…
Rank this Week: 640

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/
  • Feb 27

    [Jonathan H. Adler] The “censorious thuggery” of Ohio Judge Tim Grendell

    [Jonathan H. Adler] The “censorious thuggery” of Ohio Judge Tim Grendell
    If you were a judge, would you threaten to hold people in contempt of court because of things they said about you in private conversations? As a VC reader, I am sure you wouldn’t. Alas, the same cannot be said of Ohio judge Tim Grendell…
  • Feb 27

    [Eugene Volokh] Iceberg, Goldberg, …

    [Eugene Volokh] Iceberg, Goldberg, …
    Al Kamen at The Washington Post has the scoop on a funny correction in a Supreme Court oral argument transcript. Hey, it’s nice to see a concern for accuracy for accuracy’s sake. And, yes, I realize that this doesn’t quite…
  • Feb 27

    [Ilya Somin] Immigrants’ political views are a lot closer to those of natives than you might think

    [Ilya Somin] Immigrants’ political views are a lot closer to those of natives than you might think
    One of the more sophisticated arguments for tight restrictions on immigration advanced by conservatives (and some libertarians) is the claim that admitted more immigrants is likely to result in harmful public policies by changing public…
Rank this Week: 10

Althouse

Althouse

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

http://althouse.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 27

    Stalin World.

    Stalin World.
    Here's a documentary about the Lithuanian theme park Grutas Park — AKA "Stalin World" — which we were talking about this morning in connection with the ISIS destruction of ancient sculptures. Here we see Soviet era sculptures…
  • Feb 27

    "Boy, Blowing Up A DNC Media Hit Job On Scott Walker In Realtime Sure Is Fun!"

    "Boy, Blowing Up A DNC Media Hit Job On Scott Walker In Realtime Sure Is Fun!"
    "The Latest Attempt To Launch A New Walker Smear Crashes & Burns On The Launch Pad. And There Was Much Rejoicing."As it so happens, this Jezebel writer, Natasha Vargas-Cooper, either didn't do any research at all on this piece or she…
  • Feb 27

    Jeb Bush at CPAC.

    Jeb Bush at CPAC.
    Watch live, here, beginning right now.UPDATE: It's over now. I watched it. Here's what I remember:1. He asked if he could be your second choice. 2. He had that young-person's conversational tic of beginning ever answer with "So." (He didn't…
Rank this Week: 20

Electronic Discovery Law

Electronic Discovery Law

Covers legal issues, news and best practices relating to the discovery of electronically stored information. By K&L Gates.

http://www.ediscoverylaw.com/
Rank this Week: 393

Media Law Prof Blog

Media Law Prof Blog

By Christine A. Corcos.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/media_law_prof_blog/
  • Feb 27

    The FCC Votes Net Neutrality In Effect

    The FCC Votes Net Neutrality In Effect
    The FCC has adopted new rules under Title II of the Communications Act to regulate the Internet. Briefly, in the words of the FCC's Open Internet Order: no blocking, no throttling, no paid prioritization. Discussion here from the Washington…
  • Feb 26

    Blogger Assassinated In Bangladesh

    Blogger Assassinated In Bangladesh
    Local media are reporting that blogger Avijit Roy has been hacked to death and his wife severely injured by unknown assailants as they were leaving a book fair near Dhaka University, Bangladesh. Law enforcement is searching for the attackers.…
  • Feb 26

    ALIS Conference In Nova Scotia February 27-28 2015

    ALIS Conference In Nova Scotia February 27-28 2015
    ALIS (the Artists' Legal Information Society) is holding its On the Edge of Now: Emerging Trends in Digital, Music, and IP Law conference February 27-28. More here at its website.
Rank this Week: 36

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/
  • Feb 27

    Sweeny on Adultery and Fornication Prohibition

    Sweeny on Adultery and Fornication Prohibition
    JoAnne Sweeny (University of Louisville Louis D. Brandeis School of Law) has posted Undead Statutes: The Rise, Fall, and Continuing Uses of Adultery and Fornication Criminal Laws (46 Loyola University Chicago Law Journal, 127 (2014)) on SSRN.…
  • Feb 27

    Moore on Choosing Counsel

    Moore on Choosing Counsel
    Janet Moore (University of Cincinnati College of Law) has posted Democracy Enhancement and the Sixth Amendment Right to Choose on SSRN. Here is the abstract: A democracy deficit undermines the legitimacy of criminal justice systems. People…
  • Feb 27

    Wilt on Accountability in Federal Corporate Criminal Prosecution

    Wilt on Accountability in Federal Corporate Criminal Prosecution
    Michael Patrick Wilt (George Mason University School of Law) has posted Who Watches the Watchmen? Accountability in Federal Corporate Criminal Prosecutions (American Journal of Criminal Law, Vol. 42, No. 2, 2015) on SSRN. Here is the…
Rank this Week: 52

Legal Scholarship Blog

Legal Scholarship Blog

Features law-related calls for papers, conferences and workshops. From the Ohio State Moritz College of Law, University of Georgia School of Law, University of Pittsburgh School of Law and University of Washington School of Law.

http://legalscholarshipblog.com
  • Feb 27

    Mental Health on Campus–Los Angeles, CA

    Mental Health on Campus–Los Angeles, CA
    USC Gould School of Law and the Saks Institute for Mental Health Law, Policy, and Ethics present Mental Health on Campus From Admission to Graduation: Keys to Success for University, Community College,...
  • Feb 27

    ABA Professionalism Award

    ABA Professionalism Award
    The ABA invites nominations for the E. Smythe Gambrell Professionalism Awards. The awards recognize  legal professionalism programming; each award carries a $3,500 cash prize.  See nomination form and instructions and…
  • Feb 27

    IP and the University–Pittsburgh, PA

    IP and the University–Pittsburgh, PA
    Duquesne University School of Law hosts a roundtable on Intellectual Property and the University on April 19 & 20, 2015. The roundtable brings together leading scholars of intellectual property from...
Rank this Week: 26

Supremo Tribunal Federal

Supremo Tribunal Federal

News from the Supreme Court in Brazil.

http://www.stf.jus.br/portal/cms/listarNoticiaUltima.asp
  • Feb 27

    Comunicado

    Comunicado
    A Secretaria Judiciária do Supremo Tribunal Federal informa que, excepcionalmente, em razão de atualização dos sistemas de informática da Corte, o plantão judiciário (Resolução…
  • Feb 27

    Confira os destaques da TV Justiça para o fim de semana

    Confira os destaques da TV Justiça para o fim de semana
    Sexta-feira, 27/2 20h – Grandes Julgamentos do STF O programa apresenta o julgamento do Recurso Extraordinário (RE) 592377, apresentado pelo Banco Fiat, sobre a constitucionalidade da Medida Provisória 1963/2010…
  • Feb 27

    Cassada decisão que julgou inconstitucional taxa de limpeza pública de Natal

    Cassada decisão que julgou inconstitucional taxa de limpeza pública de Natal
    O ministro Luiz Fux, do Supremo Tribunal Federal (STF), cassou decisão do Tribunal de Justiça do Rio Grande do Norte (TJ-RN) que julgou inconstitucional a Taxa de Limpeza Pública (TLP) instituída pelo…
Rank this Week: 111

New York Criminal Lawyer Blog

New York Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law topics. By Stephen Bilkis & Associates

http://www.nycriminalattorneyblog.com/
  • Feb 27

    H and H Bagels Owner Arrested

    H and H Bagels Owner Arrested
    Bagel Man Hides the Dough: H and H Bagels Owner Arrested for General Tax and Unemployment Insurance Tax Fraud Insurance fraud occurs most often when an insured individual or entity makes a false or exaggerated insurance claim, seeking…
  • Feb 26

    Your Right to Remain Silent...cont

    Your Right to Remain Silent...cont
    The Court held that the Court of Appeals erred in affirming the exclusion of respondent's initial statement and the gun because of Officer Kraft's failure to read respondent his Miranda rights before attempting to locate the weapon.…
  • Feb 24

    Your Right to Remain Silent

    Your Right to Remain Silent
    Under the law, the Miranda warning, also referred to as Miranda rights or Miranda rule, is a right to silence warning given by police in the United States to criminal suspects in police custody or in a custodial interrogation...
Rank this Week: 715

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