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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…
  • Aug 15

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    By: EAkHCuax
    <strong>EAkHCuax</strong>Securities Law and Going Public Blog
  • Aug 5

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    […] is gonna kill meDrum Building Secrets!Make Your Mark Online With These Design Tips : BACKLINKSSecurities Lawyer101 l Securities Law Blog l Hamilton & AssociatesPennySaverUSA.com Blog - The Best Resource for Online Classifieds,…
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Boston Injury Lawyer Blog

Boston Injury Lawyer Blog

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

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

    Woman Killed in East Boston When Andrew McArdle Bridge Crushes Her

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

    Massachusetts Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Northampton Fire Started by Arson Reaches Settlement

    Massachusetts Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Northampton Fire Started by Arson Reaches Settlement
    Elaine Yeskie has settled her Massachusetts wrongful death lawsuit against Anthony Baye, the man who pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the fatal fire that claimed the lives of her husband Paul Yeskie Sr. and son Paul Yeskie Jr. The two men…
  • Aug 15

    Former Student Sues Emerson College in Massachusetts Sexual Assault Case

    Former Student Sues Emerson College in Massachusetts Sexual Assault Case
    Jillian Doherty is seeking personal injury compensation from Emerson College. She claims that that the college mishandled her Massachusetts sexual assault case. Doherty wants compensation for the emotional trauma she suffered and her hospital…
Rank this Week: 111

Indiana Injury Lawyer Blog

Indiana Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers serious personal injury, wrongful death, and product liability. By Montross Miller Muller Mendelson & Kennedy, LLP

http://www.indianalawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 3

    Oxygen Therapy Can Help Treat Certain Spinal Cord Injurie

    Oxygen Therapy Can Help Treat Certain Spinal Cord Injurie
    A treatment that involves breathing low levels of oxygen can help treat persons who suffer from certain types of spinal injury. The therapy has been found to help these people walk much farther and much faster. The research conducted by…
  • Aug 2

    Researchers Probe Vacuum Therapy for Brain Injury

    Researchers Probe Vacuum Therapy for Brain Injury
    Injury to the brain can be some of the most devastating trauma a person can suffer. One reason for this is that there remains no complete cure for a brain injury. In addition, successful treatment is heavily dependent on reducing damage…
  • Jun 13

    Senior Patients at High Risk of Medical Error

    Senior Patients at High Risk of Medical Error
    Far too many senior patients are at risk of suffering injuries as a result of medical errors, including medication errors and errors in treatment. According to a disturbing new study, as many as one in five Medicare patients find themselves…
Rank this Week: 874

State Bar of Texas Blog

State Bar of Texas Blog

Features Texas lawyers and legal professionals. By the State Bar of Texas.

http://blog.texasbar.com/
  • Sep 15

    Scholarship luncheon to benefit Hispanic law student

    Scholarship luncheon to benefit Hispanic law student
    The Mexican-American Bar Association of Texas Foundation will meet on Wednesday, Aug. 20, at the DoubleTree Hotel in Houston for its annual scholarship luncheon, which provides financial support to six law students who best exemplify…
  • Aug 20

    Hispanic Issues Section celebrates 35th year

    Hispanic Issues Section celebrates 35th year
    Now in its 35th year, the Hispanic Issues Section of the State Bar of Texas has been active addressing statewide matters, such as helping to create a bar association coalition to address the unaccompanied minors situation. The coalition is at…
  • Aug 20

    Share your blog on Texas Bar Today

    Share your blog on Texas Bar Today
    Texas Bar Today is an online media network featuring curated news and commentary from Texas legal professionals. It is provided as a service of the State Bar of Texas. If you are a Texas legal professional/blogger and are not yet listed on…
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How Appealing

How Appealing

Covers appellate litigation. By Howard J. Bashman.

http://howappealing.law.com/
Rank this Week: 46

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/
  • Aug 21

    August 22, 2014

    August 22, 2014
  • Aug 21

    2014 Innovator of the Year winners announced!

    2014 Innovator of the Year winners announced!
    The Daily Record today announced its 2014 Innovators of the Year, celebrating Marylanders and Maryland-based companies for their innovative spirit.
  • Aug 21

    Editorial: After Ferguson

    Editorial: After Ferguson
    We still don’t know exactly what happened in Ferguson, Missouri, the night of Aug. 9. What we do know is that the events that transpired after the shooting death of Michael Brown are raising sobering issues that go well beyond a small…
Rank this Week: 554

The Volokh Conspiracy

The Volokh Conspiracy

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

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

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/
  • Aug 21

    Tillman on the Disqualification Clause

    Tillman on the Disqualification Clause
    Seth Barrett Tillman (National University of Ireland, Maynooth (NUI Maynooth) - Faculty of Law) has posted Originalism & the Scope of the Constitution's Disqualification Clause (Quinnipiac Law Review, Forthcoming, Vol 33, Issue 1, circa…
  • Aug 21

    Pegram on Global Human Rights Governance

    Pegram on Global Human Rights Governance
    Tom Pegram (University College London) has posted Governing Relationships: The New Architecture in Global Human Rights Governance on SSRN. Here is the abstract: The global human rights regime has undergone extraordinary expansion in the last…
  • Aug 21

    Sultany on Islamic Constitutional Theory

    Sultany on Islamic Constitutional Theory
    Nimer Sultany (University of London - School of Oriental and African Studies) has posted Religion and Constitutionalism: Lessons from American and Islamic Constitutionalism (Emory International Law Review, Vol. 28, 2014) on SSRN. Here is the…
Rank this Week: 49

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/
  • Aug 21

    Semi Crash 4th of July Pass (Distrct 1)

    Semi Crash 4th of July Pass (Distrct 1)
    IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer DO NOT REPLY --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Idaho State Police Regional Communication Center - North 615 W Wilbur…
  • Aug 21

    Crash near Caldwell blocks traffic for 3 hours.

    Crash near Caldwell blocks traffic for 3 hours.
    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.,…
  • Aug 19

    ISP investigates fatal incident in Chubbuck

    ISP investigates fatal incident in Chubbuck
    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…
Rank this Week: 263

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/
  • Aug 21

    "What Is a DUI 'No Refusal' Weekend?"

    &quot;What Is a DUI 'No Refusal' Weekend?&quot;
    From FindLaw: Typically, a DUI stop may include an officer administering a series of field sobriety tests followed by a breath test to measure a driver's blood alcohol concentration (BAC) if the officer suspects the driver is under the…
  • Aug 21

    Oliver on Prosecutorial Discretion

    Oliver on Prosecutorial Discretion
    Wesley Oliver (Duquesne Law School) has posted Charles Lindbergh, Caryl Chessman, and the Exception Proving the (Potentially Waning) Rule of Broad Prosecutorial Discretion on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Broad prosecutorial discretion is…
  • Aug 21

    Taslitz & Henderson on Third-Party Records and the Grand Jury

    Taslitz &amp; Henderson on Third-Party Records and the Grand Jury
    Andrew E. Taslitz and Stephen E. Henderson (American University - Washington College of Law and University of Oklahoma College of Law) has posted Protecting Privacy in Third Party Records: Can the Grand Jury Help? (American University Law…
Rank this Week: 278

Marler Blog

Marler Blog

Covers food poisoning law. By Bill Marler.

http://www.marlerblog.com/
  • Aug 21

    Whataburger and Hepatitis A in Austin – WTF

    Whataburger and Hepatitis A in Austin – WTF
    Austin Texas health officials are alerting the public about possible hepatitis A exposure at a Whataburger in Central Austin. A restaurant employee there at the 2800 Guadalupe St. location has... Continue Reading
  • Aug 21

    Long Time Kroger Shopper Killed by Cantaloupe

    Long Time Kroger Shopper Killed by Cantaloupe
    Frances Elizabeth Mostiller Gilbert loved to travel.  She, her husband Allen Ray Gilbert (“Ray”) and their children, Kathleen and James, spent countless trips exploring the beaches of Florida.  Frances was... Continue…
  • Aug 20

    Is Peanut Butter Safe?

    Is Peanut Butter Safe?
    In 2009 President Obama was quoted: “At a bare minimum, we should be able to count on our government keeping our kids safe when they eat peanut butter,” the president... Continue Reading
Rank this Week: 26

ProfessorBainbridge.com

ProfessorBainbridge.com

Commentary on law, business, economics and culture. By UCLA School of Law Professor Stephen Bainbridge.

http://www.professorbainbridge.com/professorbainbridgecom/
  • Aug 21

    Today's Tweet of the Day

    Today's Tweet of the Day
    George Will: "From cupcakes to the police, fed up with government" http://t.co/H9t1QuSQSY "The cupcake postulate" makes sense to me. — Stephen Bainbridge (@ProfBainbridge) August 21, 2014 [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my…
  • Aug 21

    A great object lesson in cost benefit analysi

    A great object lesson in cost benefit analysi
    Wait for David Mitchell to start at about 0:55 [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
  • Aug 21

    Why I don't teach Citizens United in Business Associations (and won't add Hobby Lobby)

    Why I don't teach Citizens United in Business Associations (and won't add Hobby Lobby)
    Anne Tucker opines: Fellow BLPB blogers have shared on and off line their coverage scope and strategies for Business Associations/Corporations. In thinking about how to fit in big corporate... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my…
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beSpacific

beSpacific

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

http://www.bespacific.com/
  • Aug 21

    Quarterly Gross Domestic Product by State, 2005–2013 (Prototype Statistics)

    Quarterly Gross Domestic Product by State, 2005–2013 (Prototype Statistics)
    August 20, 2014: “…the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis released prototype statistics of quarterly gross domestic product (GDP) by state for 2005–2013. These new statistics provide a more complete picture of economic growth…
  • Aug 21

    The transmission of unconventional monetary policy to the emerging market

    The transmission of unconventional monetary policy to the emerging market
    The transmission of unconventional monetary policy to the emerging markets, BIS Papers No 78 August 2014. 367 pages, PDF. “Highly accommodative monetary policies in the major advanced economies and the questions about the exit…
  • Aug 21

    Economic Characteristics of Households in the US: 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Quarters 2012

    Economic Characteristics of Households in the US: 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Quarters 2012
    US Census: “This collection of seven tables for each quarter comes from the Survey of Income and Program Participation. The tables that examine the role of government-sponsored benefit programs and the labor market among the…
Rank this Week: 40

SCOTUSblog

SCOTUSblog

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

http://www.scotusblog.com/
  • Aug 21

    Petition of the day

    Petition of the day
    The petition of the day is: Armstrong v. Exceptional Child Center, Inc. 14-15 Issue: (1) Whether the Supremacy Clause gives Medicaid providers a private right of action to enforce 42 § 1396a(a)(30)(A) against a state where…
  • Aug 21

    Florida ban on same-sex marriage nullified

    Florida ban on same-sex marriage nullified
    Ruling that Florida’s ban on same-sex marriage “stems entirely, or almost entirely, from moral disapproval of the practice,” a federal trial judge in Tallahassee on Thursday ruled that the prohibition is…
  • Aug 21

    Test of gap in veterans’ benefits for same-sex marriage

    Test of gap in veterans’ benefits for same-sex marriage
    With six federal appeals courts already drawn deeply into the same-sex marriage controversy, a seventh — the specialized U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit — has just become involved.  An advocacy group for…
Rank this Week: 10

Cruise Ship Law Blog

Cruise Ship Law Blog

Covers cruise passenger and crew safety, seafarer conditions, maritime law and all types of injuries at sea. By Lipcon, Margulies, Alsina & Winkleman, P.A.

http://blog.lipcon.com/
Rank this Week: 39

Slaw

Slaw

A Canadian cooperative weblog on all things legal.

http://www.slaw.ca
  • Aug 21

    Why Checks and Balances Must Come First

    Why Checks and Balances Must Come First
    In my last post, I posed a question to readers: Do we need a global digital bill of rights? It was also the topic of a fascinating panel discussion I moderated in at the CBA’s CLC in St. John’s last week. Perhaps predictably,…
  • Aug 21

    Rethinking the Way a Court Formats and Publishes Its Judgment

    Rethinking the Way a Court Formats and Publishes Its Judgment
    If you could change the way a court formatted or published its judgments, what changes would you recommend? XML? Typography? Are there any courts whose judgments you think are better (looking) than the rest? Or are there any ongoing…
  • Aug 21

    Interesting Take on the Duty to Accommodate

    Interesting Take on the Duty to Accommodate
    An employer can do nothing and still meet its duty to accommodate, so long as it turns out that the employer could not have accommodated the complainant without undue hardship. This was the decision of the Federal Court of Appeal in the…
Rank this Week: 67

Florida Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Florida Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida auto accidents, auto insurance, and personal injury claims. By Flaxman Law Group.

http://www.floridacaraccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 21

    Avoid DUI Accidents During the Last Few Weeks of Summer

    Avoid DUI Accidents During the Last Few Weeks of Summer
    The last few weeks of summer often mean extra social events. There’s the final weekend of the summer, going-away parties for high school grads, closing-up-the-cottage barbecues; as the weather cools, people will take just about any…
  • Aug 19

    Your Sober Driving Plan for Labor Day Weekend

    Your Sober Driving Plan for Labor Day Weekend
    Labor Day weekend is coming up, and for many people that means end-of-year barbecues and parties. For police authorities in Hollywood and other Florida communities, however, it means extra vigilance. Unfortunately, DUI accidents in Hollywood…
  • Aug 15

    Will Your Teen Be Driving to School This Year? Help Them Avoid a Collision

    Will Your Teen Be Driving to School This Year? Help Them Avoid a Collision
    If you have a new driver in your home this year, your teen may well want to drive to school when classes start next month. It can be intimidating to consider your child taking on the morning commute, but there are a few ways to keep your teen…
Rank this Week: 769

Neuroethics & Law Blog

Neuroethics & Law Blog

An interdisciplinary forum for legal and ethical issues related to the brain and cognition. By University of San Diego School of Law Professor Adam Kolber.

http://kolber.typepad.com/ethics_law_blog/
  • Aug 21

    PEBS Neuroethics Roundup (JHU)

    PEBS Neuroethics Roundup (JHU)
    Last Edition's Most Popular Article(s): A better understanding of mental illness hasn’t reduced the stigma around it, Washington Post In The Popular Press: The Machine that Tried to Scan the Brain -- In 1862, NPR Brains of Autistic…
  • Aug 15

    "Autonomy and Enhancement"

    "Autonomy and Enhancement"
    Recently published in Neuroethics: "Autonomy and Enhancement", by G. Owen Schaefer, Guy Kahane, and Julian Savulescu Abstract Some have objected to human enhancement on the grounds that it violates the autonomy of the enhanced. These…
  • Aug 14

    "Morse, Mind, and Mental Causation"

    "Morse, Mind, and Mental Causation"
    Recently published in SSRN (and forthcoming in Criminal Law and Philosophy): "Morse, Mind, and Mental Causation" MICHAEL S. PARDO, University of Alabama School of Law DENNIS PATTERSON, European University Institute, Rutgers University School…
Rank this Week: 544

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/
  • Aug 21

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Podcast Patent Troll, Payday Loans, Fedex Trafficking Drug

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Podcast Patent Troll, Payday Loans, Fedex Trafficking Drug
    Apologies for this going live a bit later than normal, but we’re here with today’s Top 10 nonetheless. Some highlights: Foley & Lardner’s Matthew Riopelle asks an interesting question, on whether or not driverless cars…
  • Aug 20

    Five tips for faster blogging

    Five tips for faster blogging
    I regularly hear from lawyers that blogging takes too much time. Many just lack the passion, but for others they’re not taking advantage of blogging practices that can save a lot of time. CNBC contributor and author Carol Roth…
  • Aug 20

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Fantasy Football Trademarks, the Millennial Market, Lawyer Presentation

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Fantasy Football Trademarks, the Millennial Market, Lawyer Presentation
    I never cease being amazed by the creativity some of our trademark lawyers have when it comes to post ideas. That continues today as Martha Engel writes today on whether or not fantasy football league names can be trademarked. Total posts on…
Rank this Week: 18

Food Safety News

Food Safety News

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

http://www.foodsafetynews.com/
  • Aug 21

    Officials Warn Public of Possible Hepatitis A Exposure at Texas Burger Restaurant

    Officials Warn Public of Possible Hepatitis A Exposure at Texas Burger Restaurant
    Health officials in Austin, TX, have alerted the public about possible Hepatitis A exposure at a Whataburger restaurant in central Austin after a restaurant employee at the 2800 Guadalupe St. location was diagnosed with the virus.…
  • Aug 21

    Caesar Salad Kits Recalled for Potential Listeria Contamination

    Caesar Salad Kits Recalled for Potential Listeria Contamination
    APPA Fine Foods of Corona, CA, is recalling approximately 92,657 pounds of fully cooked chicken Caesar salad kit products due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety…
  • Aug 21

    125 People in Alberta Sickened With E. coli From Unknown Source

    125 People in Alberta Sickened With E. coli From Unknown Source
    Alberta Health Services is currently investigating an outbreak of E. coli O157:H7. There have been 125 confirmed cases reported between July 15 and August 2o. The investigation has not confirmed the source(s) of illness related to…
Rank this Week: 195

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/
  • Aug 21

    Improving Bar Passage Rates for At-risk Students: Learning from Western State

    Improving Bar Passage Rates for At-risk Students: Learning from Western State
    It may well be that there are too many law schools in the country. Clearly, the number of law school graduates in recent years has exceeded the number of jobs for new lawyers. But it is equally clear that few...
  • Aug 21

    Concordia Law School ABA Accreditation Decision Deferred

    Concordia Law School ABA Accreditation Decision Deferred
    The ABA has apparently deferred a decision on Concordia Law's accreditation application. It appointed a factfinder to go to the Boise, Idaho campus to gather more information on the application. This is high stakes for the 45 Concordia…
  • Aug 20

    CFP: Applied Feminism and Work

    CFP: Applied Feminism and Work
    CALL FOR PAPERS: "APPLIED FEMINISM AND WORK" The University of Baltimore School of Law’s Center on Applied Feminism seeks submissions for its Eighth Annual Feminist Legal Theory Conference. This year’s theme is “Applied…
Rank this Week: 214

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof…

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof Blog

By Gerry W. Beyer.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/trusts_estates_prof/
  • Aug 21

    Providing for Your Pet

    Providing for Your Pet
    Losing a pet can be just as difficult as losing a family member. While many people outlive their pets, there is also the possibility that a pet can outlive their owner. In this situation, many pet owners would want their...
  • Aug 21

    Same-Sex Marriages Delayed by Supreme Court

    Same-Sex Marriages Delayed by Supreme Court
    On Wednesday the U.S. Supreme Court granted a request to delay the enforcement of an appeals court ruling that overturned Virginia’s same-sex marriage ban. For gay and lesbian couples, this means they are currently unable to legally wed.…
  • Aug 21

    Twitter's New Policy Removes Images of Deceased

    Twitter's New Policy Removes Images of Deceased
    Late Tuesday Twitter indicated it would be removing images and videos of deceased people at the request of family members; however, it put conditions on the policy. Twitter made this announcement a week after the daughter of the late…
Rank this Week: 38

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/
  • Aug 21

    MARRIED TO FIOS?

    MARRIED TO FIOS?
    Looks like she's trying to run away ....
  • Aug 21

    SHINSEGAE PIZZA

    SHINSEGAE PIZZA
    10,000 for a slice of pie? Shinsegae Department Store -- Seoul, Korea
  • Aug 21

    I SEE SMOKE!

    I SEE SMOKE!
    Where's the smoke?
Rank this Week: 7

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: 6

China Law Blog

China Law Blog

Covers China business, travel and news. By Dan Harris and Steve Dickinson.

http://www.chinalawblog.com/
  • Aug 21

    China Part-Time Employee Rule

    China Part-Time Employee Rule
    In China, the rules for part-time workers are not nearly as developed as the rules for full-time employees. In fact, it was only a few years did China begin legally recognizing part-time employees. The 1994 Labor Law applied only  to…
  • Aug 20

    How To Get Legal In China. Now.

    How To Get Legal In China. Now.
    During the past year, the number of calls from American (sometimes European) SMEs pushed out of China for having operated there without a legal entity (such as a WFOE) have doubled? What is causing this increase of foreign companies getting…
  • Aug 19

    China Contracts and the Unknown Counterparty

    China Contracts and the Unknown Counterparty
    Whenever one of our China lawyers drafts an agreement for a client doing business in China, one of the first things we ask is the identity of the Chinese counterparty. It’s a deceptively simple question. The typical Chinese manufacturer…
Rank this Week: 272

IPBiz

IPBiz

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

http://ipbiz.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 21

    CAFC explores double-patenting in Abbvie v. Kennedy Institute; Kennedy loses.

    CAFC explores double-patenting in Abbvie v. Kennedy Institute; Kennedy loses.
    In Abbvie v. Kennedy Institute;, Judge Dyk gives an expansive review of double-patenting.We now make explicit what was implicit in Gilead:the doctrine of obviousness-type double patenting contin-ues to apply where two patents that claim the…
  • Aug 20

    What is a reasonable interpretation of the teachings of the prior art?

    What is a reasonable interpretation of the teachings of the prior art?
    PatentDocs, in discussing the recent Apotex case on inequitable conduct, wroteThe opinion did draw an important distinction:To be clear, we agree with Apotex that Dr. Sherman had no duty to disclose his own suspicions or beliefs regarding the…
  • Aug 20

    Forbes criticizing Forbes on patents; one poseur dumping on another poseur?

    Forbes criticizing Forbes on patents; one poseur dumping on another poseur?
    A definition of a poseur is a person who pretends to be what he or she is not. Writers at Forbes pretend to be knowledgeable about patents. Criticizing an earlier Forbes piece [covered in IPBiz as Forbes dipping into yellow journalism on…
Rank this Week: 275

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/
  • Aug 21

    Structured Settlement Factoring | Failure to Adhere to Best Interest Standard

    Structured Settlement Factoring | Failure to Adhere to Best Interest Standard
    This is not a failure of structured settlements, it is failure to enforce the structured settlement protection act by judges who are tasked with doing so. This is a content summary only. Please click on the title for the full content, If you…
  • Aug 21

    NSSTA Fall Educational Meeting to Offer a Factoring Panel

    NSSTA Fall Educational Meeting to Offer a Factoring Panel
    5 years after the National Association for Settlement Purchasers first had a primary market panel, the final agenda for the National Structured Settlements Trade Association's Fall Educational... This is a content summary only. Please click…
  • Aug 18

    Structured Settlement Payment Rights | Resolving Conflicts of Interest

    Structured Settlement Payment Rights | Resolving Conflicts of Interest
    How does a settlement planner resolve conflicts of interest that result from advising sellers of structured settlement payment rights and buyers of structured settlement payment rights if those... This is a content summary only. Please click…
Rank this Week: 95

Patient Safety Blog

Patient Safety Blog

Covers healthcare, disclosure, medical error, product safety, standard of care, surgery, and travel risks. By Patrick Malone.

http://www.protectpatientsblog.com/
  • Aug 21

    More Muscle for Medical Sleuth

    More Muscle for Medical Sleuth
    This summer, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) began a campaign to define, explain and find support for disorders whose origins and treatments are unknown. The Undiagnosed Disease Network is composed of six medical centers around the…
  • Aug 20

    Californians to Vote on Revising Caps on Medical Malpractice Judgment

    Californians to Vote on Revising Caps on Medical Malpractice Judgment
    It has been 39 years since California passed the Medical Injury Compensation Reform Act (MICRA), and, finally, its chilling effect on the rightful redress for the victims of medical error is being exposed to prospective voters as the unjust…
  • Aug 19

    Pelvic Exam Debate Continues to Rage

    Pelvic Exam Debate Continues to Rage
    Early this summer, the American College of Physicians (ACP) said that for many women, there is no need for a routine, annual pelvic examination. Like many such sweeping conclusions about a longstanding clinical practice, it caused confusion…
Rank this Week: 140

ExportLawBlog

ExportLawBlog

Covers the laws governing exports from the United States with an emphasis on export regulations administered by the Bureau of Industry and Security, the Directorate of Defense Trade Controls and the Office of Foreign Assets Control. By Clif Burns, Carolyn

http://www.exportlawblog.com
  • Aug 21

    Jay-Z and Beyoncé Didn’t Commit a Real Crime

    Jay-Z and Beyoncé Didn’t Commit a Real Crime
    ABOVE: Jay-Z, Beyoncé in Cuba Back in April 2013, Jay-Z and Beyoncé took a trip to Cuba, which provoked a round of wailing, teeth gnashing and threats of jail time from the usual suspects on the Hill, namely, certain South…
  • Aug 20

    The Consolidated Screening List Isn’t

    The Consolidated Screening List Isn’t
    The U.S. Government, over at export.gov, provides a so-called Consolidated Screening List, which you might think would be a one-stop shopping list for your screening needs, something that might be useful if you or your company does not…
  • Aug 19

    Chinese Hacker Nabbed on Export Charge

    Chinese Hacker Nabbed on Export Charge
    ABOVE: Stephen Su Well, we all know, or should know, that hacking is a criminal violation of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, at least when it entails unauthorized access to another party’s computer. What you may not know is that if…
Rank this Week: 401

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: 127

ImmigrationProf Blog

ImmigrationProf Blog

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

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/immigration/
  • Aug 21

    Practitioner Toolkit on Refugee and Asylee Adjustment

    Practitioner Toolkit on Refugee and Asylee Adjustment
    The Boston University School of Law Immigrants' Rights Clinic and the Penn State Dickinson School of Law Center for Immigrants' Rights are pleased to release a practitioner toolkit on refugee and asylee adjustment. This toolkit was prepared…
  • Aug 21

    California Legislation for Funds and Assistance for Unaccompanied Minor

    California Legislation for Funds and Assistance for Unaccompanied Minor
    From California Governor Brown: Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr., Attorney General Kamala D. Harris, Senate President pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins and members of the Latino Legislative Caucus today announced legislation…
  • Aug 21

    Your Playlist: Lucas, Spin the Globe

    Your Playlist: Lucas, Spin the Globe
    A few years ago, I had the pleasure of hearing immprof Jayesh Rathod of American University Washington College of Law speak about using music in the classroom. He noted that music can be a terrific pedagogical tool, helping to illustrate...
Rank this Week: 141

Leiter Reports: A Group Blog

Leiter Reports: A Group Blog

Covers academic freedom, authoritarianism and fascism, intelligent design and more. By University of Texas Professor Brian R. Leiter and others.

http://leiterreports.typepad.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 260

Andrew D. Stine Blog

Andrew D. Stine Blog

Covers Florida criminal law and defenses.

http://www.andrewdstine.com/blog/
  • Aug 21

    An Overview of Florida’s Domestic Violence Law

    An Overview of Florida’s Domestic Violence Law
    In Florida, the crime of Domestic Battery can be either a misdemeanor or a felony depending on whether or not the accused has a prior conviction for battery or the accused falls into one of the special crimes like domestic battery by…
  • Aug 18

    Eavesdropping By Cops Does Not Pay Off In Florida Courtroom

    Eavesdropping By Cops Does Not Pay Off In Florida Courtroom
    The 4th DCA (District Court of Appeals) recently affirmed a lower court’s evidentiary ruling, which may have far reaching exclusions on statements a defendant makes to third parties, when the statements are overheard by others,…
  • Aug 4

    Immigration Law, Deportation and Criminal Conviction

    Immigration Law, Deportation and Criminal Conviction
    If you are in the United States of America as a documented individual without citizenship, also known as a foreign national, you face deportation if you are convicted of a crime in Florida that violates “moral turpitude” or is…
Rank this Week: 736

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/
  • Aug 21

    Recovery of Investment Losses in Catalyst Energy

    Recovery of Investment Losses in Catalyst Energy
    Have you suffered financial losses as a result of your purchase of a Catalyst Energy Limited Partnership? If so, The White Law Group may be able to recover some of your losses in a FINRA arbitration claim against the brokerage firms that…
  • Aug 20

    Recovery of Geneva Exchange Fund TIC Losse

    Recovery of Geneva Exchange Fund TIC Losse
    Have you suffered investment losses in a Geneva Exchange Fund tenant-in-common (TIC)? If so, The White Law Group may be able to help you recover your losses through a FINRA arbitration claim against the brokerage firm that recommended the…
  • Aug 20

    Investigation into CORE Series 2007 8% Secured Debenture

    Investigation into CORE Series 2007 8% Secured Debenture
    Did you invest in CORE Series 2007 8% Secured Debentures? If so,The White Law Group may be able to help you recover your investment losses. In a letter to shareholders, CORE announced that three apartment complexes, the primary collateral for…
Rank this Week: 170

Estate Planning in California

Estate Planning in California

By the Law Offices of Shahram Miri, Inc.

http://calestateplanning.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 21

    Fiduciary Duty Owed to a Creditor?

    Fiduciary Duty Owed to a Creditor?
    In a fiduciary relationship, the fiduciary is legally obligated to act in the bests interests of the principal. This relationship can arise in various situations. For example, a lawyer owes a fiduciary duty to a client just as an executor…
  • Aug 15

    Is avoiding probate always positive?

    Is avoiding probate always positive?
    One of the main reasons why a person writes a revocable trust is to avoid probate. The rationale is that once the person dies, the administration of their trust estate is typically a more expedient and economical method to administer than a…
  • Aug 7

    Probate Fees - Apportionment

    Probate Fees - Apportionment
    Occasionally a probate client becomes disenchanted with his or her attorney, e.g. lack of responsiveness with the client or failure to file documents in a timely manner, and decides to switch attorneys mid-stream. A simple substitution of…
Rank this Week: 559

The Ombuds Blog

The Ombuds Blog

Features news and Information for and about organizational ombuds. By Tom Kosakowski.

http://ombuds-blog.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 21

    ABA Business Law Section: "The Ombuds Are Coming!"

    ABA Business Law Section: &quot;The Ombuds Are Coming!&quot;
    The ABA Business Law Section proclaims the arrival of Organizational Ombuds.  (Exclamation point in original headline.)  Ombuds Subcommittee Chair Bennett Feigenbaum says that although "major corporate financial scandals have…
  • Aug 20

    South African HR Conference Spotlights Ombud

    South African HR Conference Spotlights Ombud
    Earlier this week, Flourish!, the inaugural annual conference of the South African Organisational Development Network included a session about Organizational Ombuds. Mervyn Malamed, a business consultant with Positive Conflict Management…
  • Aug 19

    Job Posting: Federal Emergency Management Agency

    Job Posting: Federal Emergency Management Agency
    The Department Of Homeland Security agency has posted a vacancy announcement for Reservist ADR Advisor positions in its Alternative Dispute Resolution cadre. Reservists are on-call Federal Government employees who are deployed on short …
Rank this Week: 327

Price Benowitz Law Blog

Price Benowitz Law Blog

Covers Maryland and DC personal injury issues.

http://pricebenowitzlaw.com/blog/
  • Aug 21

    Wrongful Death Suits Filed Against Ferguson Police Department

    Wrongful Death Suits Filed Against Ferguson Police Department
    Two wrongful death lawsuits have been filed against the Ferguson Police Department for the death of a man who was Tasered several times by a police officer.
  • Aug 20

    SCOTUS Issues Stay on VA Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

    SCOTUS Issues Stay on VA Same-Sex Marriage Ruling
    By a Price Benowitz LLP Staff Writer The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) issued a stay Wednesday on a federal court’s ruling that Virginia’s same-sex marriage ban is unconstitutional. The effect of the federal…
  • Aug 19

    Pool Safety is a Serious Responsibility

    Pool Safety is a Serious Responsibility
    By Larry Bodine, Publisher of The National Trial Lawyers With summertime temperatures in the DC area nearing 90 degrees, sweltering local residents are drawn to swimming pools in backyards, hotels, and public spaces. Hidden by the sparkling…
Rank this Week: 137

Personal Injury Blog

Personal Injury Blog

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

http://www.injuryblawg.com
Rank this Week: 34

Elder Law Prof Blog

Elder Law Prof Blog

Edited by Kim Dayton, Rebecca C. Morgan and Katherine C. Pearson.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/elder_law/
  • Aug 21

    Watch Oral Argument Before Ohio Supreme Court on "Asset Transfer" Case

    Watch Oral Argument Before Ohio Supreme Court on &quot;Asset Transfer&quot; Case
    Wow! Medicaid transfer rules argued in prime time! (Well, almost...) On August 20, the Ohio Supreme Court heard oral argument on Estate of Atkinson v. Ohio Dept. of Job & Family Services, Case No. 2013-1773. Video of the presentations…
  • Aug 21

    An Elder's Planned Suicide or a Daughter's Premeditated Murder?

    An Elder's Planned Suicide or a Daughter's Premeditated Murder?
    Pennsylvania has had its share of tragic recent stories connected to the death of older persons under circumstances that raise a question of suicide or murder. Sadly, New Mexico now provides another example, where an 89-year old woman was…
  • Aug 21

    Changes Recommended for VA Fiduciary Program to Better Protect Veteran

    Changes Recommended for VA Fiduciary Program to Better Protect Veteran
    Recent Duke Law graduate Whitney Bosworth Blazek is the author of a timely, interesting note, "Combating Privatization: Modifying Veterans Administration Fiduciary Program to Protect Incompetent Veterans" in a recent issue of the…
Rank this Week: 279

Disability & Bad Faith…

Disability & Bad Faith Attorney Blog

Covers disability insurance claim and bad faith information. By Quadrino Schwartz.

http://disabilityinsurancelawyers.com/blog/
  • Aug 21

    Disability Considerations for Solo Practitioner

    Disability Considerations for Solo Practitioner
    If you are the sole practitioner in your legal, medical, chiropractic or dental practice, and you know that you are going to be unable to practice due to your disability, there are a multiple issues you should address prior to your last day…
  • Aug 12

    Second Circuit Denies Insurance Companies the Right to Reduce Benefits Due to Personal Injury Settlement

    Second Circuit Denies Insurance Companies the Right to Reduce Benefits Due to Personal Injury Settlement
    There is great news for the disabled who have had their long term disability benefits reduced due to a personal injury settlement. In Wurz v. Rawlings Company, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit held that New York law…
  • Jul 31

    Lump Sum Settlements – A Primer

    Lump Sum Settlements – A Primer
    Disability insurance companies occasionally offer a lump sum buyout to the insured, sometimes unsolicited and sometimes in response to a request by you. A lump sum buyout of your policy means you would be given a greater amount of money now,…
Rank this Week: 728

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: 8

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: 105

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
  • Aug 21

    BioIP New Scholars Workshop—Boston, MA

    BioIP New Scholars Workshop—Boston, MA
    The American Society for Law, Medicine & Ethics (ASLME) invites submissions for the first annual bioIP New Scholars Workshop, which will take place May 7, 2015, at Boston University School of Law. Abstracts are due by Oct. 1, 2014. The…
  • Aug 10

    Ethics & Law for Those with Special Needs—Phoenix, AZ

    Ethics &amp; Law for Those with Special Needs&mdash;Phoenix, AZ
    The American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics presents The Ethics and the Law for Those with Special Needs: Fair Is What Fair Is Feb. 18-20, 2015, at the University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix. mw
  • Aug 10

    Feminisms, Structural Violence & Transitional Justice—Toronto, ON

    Feminisms, Structural Violence &amp; Transitional Justice&mdash;Toronto, ON
    The Institute for Feminist Legal Studies at Osgoode (Osgoode Hall School of Law, York University) invites proposals for papers, panels, and roundtables for Feminisms, Structural Violence and Transitional Justice, a one-day workshop to be held…
Rank this Week: 42

Crime and Consequences

Crime and Consequences

By the Criminal Justice Legal Foundation.

http://www.crimeandconsequences.com/crimblog/
  • Aug 21

    Jones v. Chappell Appealed

    Jones v. Chappell Appealed
    The California Attorney General today filed a notice of appeal in the Jones v. Chappell case.Earlier posts on this case: The Lackey Claim, AgainSumming up the Jones Death Penalty Case Why Jones v. Chappell is Wrong, Part 2Why Jones v....
  • Aug 21

    News Scan

    News Scan
    Convicted Sex Offender Charged with Murder: Police in Washington have arrested and charged convicted sex offender Richard Atkisson with two counts of aggravated murder for the alleged killing of his two roommates this past weekend.  KOMO…
  • Aug 20

    DOJ's Version of Unbiased Justice

    DOJ's Version of Unbiased Justice
    My friend Paul Mirengoff at Powerline has a depressing and ominous assessment of the chance that Officer Darren Wilson, the Missouri cop who shot unarmed but huge 18 year-old Michael Brown, can get a fair shake from the federal grand...
Rank this Week: 509