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Karp & Hart Legal Perspectives

Karp & Hart Legal Perspectives

Discusses and analyzes Pennsylvania personal injury laws.

http://www.karphart.com
  • Jan 18

    Legal Talk Podcast – Abraham Lincoln the Lawyer With Author Brian Dirck

    Legal Talk Podcast – Abraham Lincoln the Lawyer With Author Brian Dirck
    In this episode of Legal Talk, from January 18, 2008, host Stephen Karp discusses one of the most famous lawyers of all time – Abraham Lincoln with guest, Professor Brian Dirck, author of the new book “Lincoln the Lawyer.”
  • Jan 18

    LEGAL TALK PODCAST – 1/18/2008

    LEGAL TALK PODCAST – 1/18/2008
    In this episode we discuss one of the most famous lawyers of all time – Abraham Lincoln.
  • Mar 29

    Legal Talk Podcast: Motor Vehicle Violation

    Legal Talk Podcast: Motor Vehicle Violation
    Topics covered in this podcast: Peter Hart, legal talk, karp and hart, law, legal program, WCHE, motor vehicular law violations, traffic offenses, drunk driving, malpractice, Mark Lieberman, West Chester, practicing, Lieberman and Kohler,…
Rank this Week: 651

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: 417

Michigan Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Michigan Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.michigancriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 24

    The Quick and easy way to win a Michigan Driver's License Appeal

    The Quick and easy way to win a Michigan Driver's License Appeal
    This is a trick title, because there is no quick and/or easy way to win a Michigan driver's license restoration appeal. In my role as a license restoration lawyer concentrating in license reinstatement and clearance appeals, I have learned…
  • Apr 20

    Operating While Intoxicated (OWI) 2nd Offense - Staying out of Jail in Metro Detroit

    Operating While Intoxicated (OWI) 2nd Offense - Staying out of Jail in Metro Detroit
    As a Michigan DUI lawyer with a practice that concentrates exclusively in the Metro-Detroit area, I handle a lot of 2nd offense OWI (operating while intoxicated) cases. If you're facing an OWI 2nd charge, the first concern you have is...
  • Apr 17

    Lose your Michigan Driver's License Restoration Case by Calling a Witne

    Lose your Michigan Driver's License Restoration Case by Calling a Witne
    It has been a while since I have addressed why I never call witnesses at a hearing in a driver's license restoration or clearance hearing. Within the very week that this article was written, I had 7 license restoration and...
Rank this Week: 445

Cyber Crime Lawyer Blog

Cyber Crime Lawyer Blog

Covers topics such as technology and the law, computer forensics and cyber crime defense. By David S. Seltzer.

http://www.cybercrimelawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 22

    Orange County Technology Expert Charged in 33 Counts of Cybersex

    Orange County Technology Expert Charged in 33 Counts of Cybersex
    Recent arrest reports suggest that Qayed Murtaza Shareef, the 39-year-old CEO of a Southern California digital advertising company, solicited two Virginia boys, aged nine and 10, to take explicit videos of themselves. Per the allegations,…
  • Apr 13

    First Amendment Impacts Cybercrime Laws in Texa

    First Amendment Impacts Cybercrime Laws in Texa
    Glen Timberlake, a 27-year-old from Austin, drove all the way from central Texas to rural Michigan to meet a girl he met online two years ago while playing Minecraft. Police took him into custody when the girl's mother recognized him outside…
  • Apr 8

    5 Arrested in Colorado Child Prostitution Case

    5 Arrested in Colorado Child Prostitution Case
    Five men ranging from the age of 19 to 57 were taken into custody by Weld County officials, part of a multi-agency sting operation coordinated by the Department of Homeland Security. Posing as the mother of two girls, aged 11 and 14, an…
Rank this Week: 455

How Appealing

How Appealing

Covers appellate litigation. By Howard J. Bashman.

http://howappealing.abovethelaw.com
Rank this Week: 33

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

Opinio Juris

Opinio Juris

Covers international law and international relations.

http://opiniojuris.org
  • Apr 17

    Am I Missing Something or Does the New Trade Promotion Authority Bill Violate the U.S. Constitution?

    Am I Missing Something or Does the New Trade Promotion Authority Bill Violate the U.S. Constitution?
    by Julian Ku by Julian Ku I am slammed with a couple of projects right now, but I can’t help throwing this question out to the legal blogosphere.  Does the new “Bipartisan Trade Priorities and Accountability Act”…
  • Apr 16

    400+ Academics Sign an Open Letter in Support of Harold Koh

    400+ Academics Sign an Open Letter in Support of Harold Koh
    by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller I’m one of them. Here is the text of the letter: To Whom It May Concern, A recent petition at NYU urges people to express “no confidence” in the Law School’s invitation to Harold…
  • Apr 14

    The States Continue to Exist in Foreign Affairs: Implementing Treatie

    The States Continue to Exist in Foreign Affairs: Implementing Treatie
    by Julian Ku by Julian Ku Among my many hobby-horses is a  fascination with the role of the individual American states in the interpretation and implementation of international law within the U.S.  In past work, for instance, I have…
Rank this Week: 192

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/
  • Apr 17

    Ranchordas & Kouroutakis on Sunset Clauses & De-Juridification

    Ranchordas & Kouroutakis on Sunset Clauses & De-Juridification
    Sofia Ranchordas and Antonios E. Kouroutakis (Information Society Project, Yale Law School and City University of Hong Kong) have posted Temporary De-Jurification: Sunset Clauses at a Time of Crisis (Minnesota Journal of International Law,…
  • Apr 17

    Boso on Sexual Orientation Stereotyping

    Boso on Sexual Orientation Stereotyping
    Luke A. Boso (University of San Francisco School of Law) has posted Acting Gay, Acting Straight: Sexual Orientation Stereotyping (83 Tenn. L. Rev. (2016), Forthcoming) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: What does it mean to discriminate…
  • Apr 17

    Mandel, Fast, & olson on Public Perception of IP Law

    Mandel, Fast, & olson on Public Perception of IP Law
    Gregory N. Mandel , Anne A. Fast and kristina olson (Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law, University of Washington-Department of Psychology, and University of Washington - Dept of Psychology) have posted Intellectual Property…
Rank this Week: 39

Boston Injury Lawyer Blog

Boston Injury Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.bostoninjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 17

    Supreme Judicial Court Upholds $63M Drug Injury Verdict Over Children’s Motrin

    Supreme Judicial Court Upholds $63M Drug Injury Verdict Over Children’s Motrin
    The state’s highest court has just upheld the $63 million Massachusetts drug defect ruling against Children’s Motrin and Johnson & Johnson’s McNeil Consumer Healthcare unit. The family of Samantha Reckis was awarded the…
  • Apr 13

    NTSB Says Pilot Error Involved in 2014 Bedford, Massachusetts Plane Crash at Hanscom Field

    NTSB Says Pilot Error Involved in 2014 Bedford, Massachusetts Plane Crash at Hanscom Field
    According to a National Transportation Safety Board report, the pilots of the Gulfstream IV jet that crashed at Hanscom Field last May did not conduct a pre-flight check and disregarded a cockpit warning light. The deadly Bedford, MA aviation…
  • Apr 10

    Man Dies in Massachusetts Falling Tree Accident

    Man Dies in Massachusetts Falling Tree Accident
    A man was killed in Holbrook, MA yesterday while trying to help friends cut down a tree. Daniel Irwin’s friends had been hired to do the job at a local address. According to police, when Irwin arrived at the scene he appeared…
Rank this Week: 566

Food Poison Journal

Food Poison Journal

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

http://www.foodpoisonjournal.com/
  • Apr 17

    Bad Week for Raw Milk – Two Listeria and a Salmonella

    Bad Week for Raw Milk – Two Listeria and a Salmonella
    According to The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture a warning that milk from the Breezy Meadows Dairy, which is located at 2457 Stumptown Road, has tested positive for Salmonella. A commercial laboratory collected the sample that tested…
  • Apr 16

    CDC: Eat Wholesome Soy Mung Bean Spouts in 2014 and Get Salmonella?

    CDC: Eat Wholesome Soy Mung Bean Spouts in 2014 and Get Salmonella?
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) isolated Listeria monocytogenes from mung bean sprouts and sprout irrigation water samples obtained during a routine assignment on August 13, 2014, at Wholesome Soy Products, Inc. Based on…
  • Apr 16

    CDC: Eat Cucumbers in 2014 and Get Salmonella?

    CDC: Eat Cucumbers in 2014 and Get Salmonella?
    In August 2014, PulseNet, the national molecular subtyping network for foodborne disease surveillance, detected a multistate cluster of Salmonella entericaserotype Newport infections with an indistinguishable pulse-field gel…
Rank this Week: 27

Althouse

Althouse

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

http://althouse.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 13

SCOTUSblog

SCOTUSblog

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

http://www.scotusblog.com/
Rank this Week: 10

Land Use Prof Blog

Land Use Prof Blog

Edited by Professors Matthew J. Festa, James J. Kelly, Jr., Stephen R. Miller, Jessica Owley and Kenneth A. Stahl.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/land_use/
  • Apr 17

    Touro Law hosts First Annual Conference of the Land Use & Sustainable Development Law Institute

    Touro Law hosts First Annual Conference of the Land Use & Sustainable Development Law Institute
    I am late on blogging this, but I wanted to offer congratulations to Sarah Adams-Schoen and the new Land Use & Sustainable Development Law Institute at Touro, which held its first held its first conference yesterday. The line-up is…
  • Apr 16

    Abstracts for 6th Annual Colloquium on Environmental Scholarship due May 1

    Abstracts for 6th Annual Colloquium on Environmental Scholarship due May 1
    From the folks at Vermont Law: The deadline for submitting abstracts for the Sixth Annual Colloquium on Environmental Scholarship is rapidly approaching: May 1, 2015. The Colloquium will take place on October 3, and I'm excited to share that…
  • Apr 16

    Space and the City - Special edition of The Economist

    Space and the City - Special edition of The Economist
    Yesterday, I blogged about an article in the April 4, 2015 edition of The Economist. The whole edition, entited "Space and the city: The high cost of wasting land," is chock-ful of wonderfully researched discussions of land use…
Rank this Week: 671

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: 431

International Law Reporter

International Law Reporter

Edited by Professor Jacob Katz Cogan.

http://ilreports.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 62

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof…

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof Blog

By Gerry W. Beyer.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/trusts_estates_prof/
  • Apr 17

    Legal Battle Surrounding Schindler's List

    Legal Battle Surrounding Schindler's List
    On Wednesday a Jerusalem court held a preliminary hearing to determine who owns Schindler’s list. This document contains the names of 801 Jewish workers who German industrialist, Oskar Schindler, saved from extermination by asking the Nazi…
  • Apr 17

    A Woman's Inheritance Scam

    A Woman's Inheritance Scam
    After Helen Lurene Elias told her friends she received an inheritance but needed help in paying off the estate’s tax and liens, she scammed them out of $300,00. According to prosecutors, Helen promised her friends big returns in exchange…
  • Apr 17

    Heir Blows Millions Meant for Charity

    Heir Blows Millions Meant for Charity
    Manhattan real estate fortune heir, Irving Bender, squandered millions of dollars that was meant to go to a Jewish charity. Bender went on a spending spree that included fancy cars and expensive hotels with money the United Jewish Appeal…
Rank this Week: 156

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: 2

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/
  • Apr 17

    Review of Comcast Deal Is Said to Raise Concern

    Review of Comcast Deal Is Said to Raise Concern
    The Justice Department staff is said to be leaning toward recommending blocking the merger with Time Warner, but higher officials can overrule any recommendation.
  • Apr 17

    In Debt: Gun Maker Colt’s Curious Exchange Offer

    In Debt: Gun Maker Colt’s Curious Exchange Offer
    Starting an exchange offer or a prepackaged bankruptcy with no input from creditors is a risky move.
  • Apr 17

    Stock Markets Fall Around the World

    Stock Markets Fall Around the World
    Some analysts said company valuations had become expensive as shares rose. In addition, Chinese regulators made changes and Bloomberg terminals failed to work for more than two hours.
Rank this Week: 7

lennyesq

lennyesq

By Leonard E. Sienko, Jr.

http://lennyesq.wordpress.com
  • Apr 17

    Xmarks | Bookmark Sync and Search

    Xmarks | Bookmark Sync and Search
    Xmarks https://www.xmarks.com/ Often considered the number one bookmarks add-on on the market, Xmarks is built to be compatible with Firefox, Safari, Google Chrome, and Internet Explorer. The program can be downloaded in seconds. From there…
  • Apr 17

    12-inch MacBook with Retina Display: Early impressions-gizmag.com

    12-inch MacBook with Retina Display: Early impressions-gizmag.com
    gizmag has Apple’s new 12-in Retina MacBook in house, and, though they aren’t ready to run their full review, they do have some early observations. The first thing you’ll notice is how ridiculously light and thin this puppy…
  • Apr 13

    Next Version of Lexis for Microsoft Office: New Integrations and Features – Robert Ambrogi’s LawSite

    Next Version of Lexis for Microsoft Office: New Integrations and Features – Robert Ambrogi’s LawSite
    Robert Ambrogi: *** “…LexisNexis Legal & Professional will announce a new, enhanced version of Lexis for Microsoft Office, an application that provides direct access to Lexis research and citation tools and Web search…
Rank this Week: 706

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/
  • Apr 17

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Gawker Class Action, Wellness Programs, Patents Under Attack

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Gawker Class Action, Wellness Programs, Patents Under Attack
    In today’s Top 10, we have what might be my favorite post I’ve seen on the LexBlog Network in some time—Chicago IP attorney Rich Beem utilizes his interaction with the USPTO director to craft a blog post and doesn’t…
  • Apr 16

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Gawker Interns, Tomorrow’s Top Lawyers, Law Firm Failure

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Gawker Interns, Tomorrow’s Top Lawyers, Law Firm Failure
    It is bright and sunny in Seattle and it’s time to go out and enjoy it. But before we do, today’s Top 10. And before that, Zosha has an interesting piece over on LXBN today on why our privacy laws need some updating. Total posts…
  • Apr 16

    8th Annual Beer for Bloggers at ABA TechShow Friday Evening

    8th Annual Beer for Bloggers at ABA TechShow Friday Evening
    The ABA Journal and LexBlog are hosting their 8th annual Beer (and wine) for Bloggers at the ABA TechShow this Friday evening. You’re all invited, blogger or not, lawyer or not, attending TechShow or not. It’s been a great event…
Rank this Week: 24

Food Safety News

Food Safety News

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

http://www.foodsafetynews.com/
  • Apr 17

    Hines Walnut Halves & Pieces Recalled for Salmonella Risk

    Hines Walnut Halves & Pieces Recalled for Salmonella Risk
    Hines Nut Company of Dallas, TX, has announced a voluntary recall of WALNUT HALVES & PIECES, Lot Number 6989. The product was supplied by Gold State Nut Company of Biggs, CA, and packaged by Hines Nut Company. There is a possibility…
  • Apr 17

    Whole Foods Market Recalls Raw Macadamia Nuts for Possible Salmonella Contamination

    Whole Foods Market Recalls Raw Macadamia Nuts for Possible Salmonella Contamination
    Whole Foods Market of Austin, TX, is voluntarily recalling packaged raw macadamia nuts due to possible Salmonella contamination. Based upon routine testing conducted by a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) contracted laboratory, it was…
  • Apr 17

    Botulism Suspected: Two Adults From New Mexico Hospitalized in Texa

    Botulism Suspected: Two Adults From New Mexico Hospitalized in Texa
    The New Mexico Department of Health is cooperating with the Texas Department of State Health Services and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on an investigation of two patients who are hospitalized in Texas with suspected…
Rank this Week: 454

The Saile Law Blog

The Saile Law Blog

Covers New Jersey and Pennsylvania personal injury, criminal and traffic offenses legal developments. By Saile & Saile LLP.

http://www.sailelaw.com/blog/index.cfm
  • Apr 17

    Life Insurance and Wrongful Death: How to Use Each

    Life Insurance and Wrongful Death: How to Use Each
    The specifics of how a life insurance policy will be paid to beneficiaries after the policyholder’s death will vary depending on the details of the policy. However, the following provides a basic overview of what can normally be…
  • Apr 16

    How do I prove that an aggressive truck driver caused my accident?

    How do I prove that an aggressive truck driver caused my accident?
    After a truck accident in Doylestown that results in serious injuries, you’ll have to prove the fault of the truck driver if you want to recover compensation via a personal injury suit. Because Pennsylvania is a no-fault car insurance…
  • Apr 15

    Which damages are recoverable in a Southampton survival action?

    Which damages are recoverable in a Southampton survival action?
    In Pennsylvania, all personal injury suits that are started “shall survive the death of the plaintiff,” under Pennsylvania Code Section 8302. What happens when the victim dies while pursuing a personal injury claim? When a person…
Rank this Week: 501

IP Law Blog

IP Law Blog

Covers copyrights, cyberspace law, music, patents, privacy, trade secrets and trademarks. By Weintraub Genshlea Chediak.

http://www.theiplawblog.com/
  • Apr 17

    Enablement is Key – Especially in Biotech Patent

    Enablement is Key – Especially in Biotech Patent
    Enablement is the requirement that a patent teach a person skilled in the art (the field of the invention) how to make and use the invention without undue experimentation. In other words, a patent must describe the invention clearly enough so…
  • Apr 13

    Move Over Vanna White, Here Comes Marion Barry’s Kidney

    Move Over Vanna White, Here Comes Marion Barry’s Kidney
    In 2008, former Mayor of Washington, D.C., and then council member Marion Barry became ill with a kidney disease. To survive the illness, Mr. Barry required a kidney transplant, and one of his friends, Ms. Kim Dickens, came to his aid and…
  • Mar 31

    Scott Hervey quoted in International Business Times article

    Scott Hervey quoted in International Business Times article
    Scott Hervey was quoted in an article in the International Business Times on how Fox’s fair use defense in a copyright infringement lawsuit arising over its use of a famous 9/11 image could change the landscape of copyright enforcement…
Rank this Week: 544

beSpacific

beSpacific

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

http://www.bespacific.com/
  • Apr 17

    New official map of Canada published online by the government

    New official map of Canada published online by the government
    “This map (MCR 102) is the latest publication in the Atlas of Canada Reference Map Series. It is an update to the 1:6 000 000 paper map of Canada published in 2006. International, provincial and territorial boundaries and the 200-mile…
  • Apr 17

    World Bank – Global Findex 2014 – bonanza of data on financial inclusion

    World Bank – Global Findex 2014 – bonanza of data on financial inclusion
    “Today we launch our report The Global Findex Database 2014: Measuring Financial Inclusion around the World and The 2014 Global Findex database, an updated edition of what is by far the world’s most comprehensive…
  • Apr 17

    Annual Energy Outlook 2015

    Annual Energy Outlook 2015
    “Projections in the Annual Energy Outlook 2015 (AEO2015) focus on the factors expected to shape U.S. energy markets through 2040. The projections provide a basis for examination and discussion of energy market trends and serve as a…
Rank this Week: 59

Traffic Accident News And Advice…

Traffic Accident News And Advice Blog

Covers auto laws and auto accident law in California. By Bisnar Chase LLP.

http://www.trafficaccidentnewsandadviceblog.com/
  • Apr 17

    Orange County Motorcycle Accident Proves Fatal

    Orange County Motorcycle Accident Proves Fatal
    Robert Baker, 70, was killed in an Orange County motorcycle accident after a vehicle struck him. According to a news report in The Orange County Register, the fatal collision occurred on Antonio Parkway near El Prado in Rancho Santa…
  • Apr 13

    Man Killed In Monterey Park DUI Crash

    Man Killed In Monterey Park DUI Crash
    One man was killed and four others were injured in what officials describe as a suspected DUI crash in Monterey Park. According to a news report in the Pasadena Star-News, the fatal collision occurred the night of April 9, 2015 in the 300…
  • Apr 13

    Head-On Crash Leaves Two Dead In San Bernardino County

    Head-On Crash Leaves Two Dead In San Bernardino County
    A head-on collision in the city of Adelanto killed two passengers including a 13-year-old girl, according to a news report in The Press-Enterprise. Officials said Dana Rivera, 13, of Victorville and a 26-year-old San Diego woman died at the…
Rank this Week: 377

43(B)log

43(B)log

Covers false advertising and intellectual property issues. By Professor Rebecca Tushnet.

http://tushnet.blogspot.com/
  • Apr 17

    Campbell conference: Justin Hughes keynote

    Campbell conference: Justin Hughes keynote
    Closing Keynote Address: Justin Hughes In a world of complex laws, like tax regulation, everyone likes the idea of a rule that’s both general and exculpatory—fun and safe because when you’re applying a multifactor test…
  • Apr 17

    Campbell conference: future of digital tech

    Campbell conference: future of digital tech
    Panel IV. Campbell and the Future of Digital Technologies (Moderator, Dean O'Connor) O’Connor: output of one creative person becomes input for the next. Consider how copyright and fair use work in that system. Robert Brauneis,…
  • Apr 17

    Campbell conference: Judge Leval keynote

    Campbell conference: Judge Leval keynote
    Keynote Address: The Honorable Pierre Leval Earned a reversal rate of 67% in his significant fair use cases; at the cutting edge of law in the role of the salami.  Campbell: good framework for authors, without manacles on…
Rank this Week: 88

California Injury Blog

California Injury Blog

Covers vehicle accidents, clergy abuse, personal injury and wrongful death. By Bisnar & Chase.

http://www.californiainjuryblog.com/
  • Apr 17

    Boys Drown After Driving ATV Into Pond

    Boys Drown After Driving ATV Into Pond
    Two young boys drowned after an ATV accident the afternoon of April 12, 2015. According to a news report in The Sacramento Bee, California Highway Patrol officials reported that the boys were identified as Blake Lee Cronkhite, 5, and Jayden…
  • Apr 13

    Fatal Fountain Valley Hit-and-Run Collision

    Fatal Fountain Valley Hit-and-Run Collision
    Theodore Antolin, 30, was killed in a Fountain Valley car accident, which officials say, involved two hit-and-run drivers. According to a news report in The Orange County Register, police found Antolin lying in the southbound lanes of…
  • Apr 6

    Bicycle Accident In Anaheim Proves Fatal

    Bicycle Accident In Anaheim Proves Fatal
    A bicycle accident in Anaheim involving a tanker truck proved fatal for a man identified as 42-year-old Timothy Binau. According to a news report in The Orange County Register, the fatal bicycle accident occurred at the intersection of…
Rank this Week: 107

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: 163

Personal Injury Blog

Personal Injury Blog

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

http://www.injuryblawg.com
  • Apr 17

    Motorcyclist Blake Babcock Injured after Dump Truck Accident in Richmond, IN

    Motorcyclist Blake Babcock Injured after Dump Truck Accident in Richmond, IN
    Richmond, IN — A man on motorcycle was injured in Richmond after he was hit from behind by a dump truck on National West Road, This happened late Wednesday morning (April 15, 2015) at about 11:30 a.m. Police identified the man as Blake…
  • Apr 17

    Baytown, TX: Driver Badly Injured after Car Crashes on Main Street

    Baytown, TX: Driver Badly Injured after Car Crashes on Main Street
    Baytown, TX — Police reported on Friday morning that alcohol might’ve been a factor in a one-car accident that happened in Baytown overnight. They said that a man in a silver car or SUV crossover was badly injured after he crashed…
  • Apr 17

    Semi-Truck Accident Seriously Hurts Sudhaker Ingle, Neelima Ingle in Fond du Lac Accident

    Semi-Truck Accident Seriously Hurts Sudhaker Ingle, Neelima Ingle in Fond du Lac Accident
    Fond du Lac, WI — A man and woman in Fond du Lac, Sudhaker Ingle & Neelima Ingle, were identified as the two people from Wednesday’s accident who were admitted to a hospital in critical condition. On Wednesday of this week,…
Rank this Week: 569

Wachler & Associates Health Law…

Wachler & Associates Health Law Blog

Covers health law, recovery audit contractors, compliance and medicare. By Wachler & Associates, P.C.

http://www.wachlerblog.com/
  • Apr 17

    FDA Gives Finalized Guidance on Medical Device Data Systems, Mobile Apps, and Medical Image Storage and Communications Device

    FDA Gives Finalized Guidance on Medical Device Data Systems, Mobile Apps, and Medical Image Storage and Communications Device
    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued non-binding guidance on February 9, 2015 finalizing its position on regulatory compliance of medical device data systems (MDDS), medical image storage and communications devices and mobile medical…
  • Apr 3

    CMS Offers Clarification to HHA Contradictory Guidance

    CMS Offers Clarification to HHA Contradictory Guidance
    On March 18, 2015, Wachler & Associates attorneys, Andrew Wachler and Jessica Forster, highlighted contradictory guidance released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services ("CMS") relating to home health agencies ("HHAs")…
  • Mar 2

    CMS to Audit All Home Health Agencie

    CMS to Audit All Home Health Agencie
    In response to a report issued by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General ("OIG") titled Limited Compliance with Medicare's Home Health Face-to-Face Documentation Requirements, the Centers for Medicare and…
Rank this Week: 742

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/
  • Apr 17

    FSCJ changed policy to restrict sex offenders, bar sex predators from campuse

    FSCJ changed policy to restrict sex offenders, bar sex predators from campuse
    4-17-15 Florida: Florida State College at Jacksonville has implemented a policy that mandates sex offenders go through an additional application process while baring sexual predators from enrolling. The change comes after a state database…
  • Apr 17

    'Virtuous pedophiles' work not to be real-life monster

    'Virtuous pedophiles' work not to be real-life monster
    4-17-15 Florida: JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — 'Sex offender.' The words are charged with meaning – and for some, automatically evoke the very worst child sex crimes, like the rape and murder of Summer Thompson or Cherish Periwinkle. In reality,…
  • Apr 16

    At Dallas' Once Stylish Cabana Motor Hotel, Ex-Prisoners Struggle to Re-Enter the World

    At Dallas' Once Stylish Cabana Motor Hotel, Ex-Prisoners Struggle to Re-Enter the World
    4-16-15 Texas: In an East Dallas efficiency roughly the size of the prison cell where he once lived, John Whiteman has finally found a home. His neighbors in the rundown apartment building are former inmates like him. The apartments are…
Rank this Week: 25

Supremo Tribunal Federal

Supremo Tribunal Federal

News from the Supreme Court in Brazil.

http://www.stf.jus.br/portal/cms/listarNoticiaUltima.asp
  • Apr 17

    STF recebe especialista em Direito Islâmico no projeto “Sexta com Excelência”

    STF recebe especialista em Direito Islâmico no projeto “Sexta com Excelência”
    O Supremo Tribunal Federal recebeu hoje (17), no projeto “Sexta com Excelência”, o professor-doutor Salem Hikmat Nasser, que apresentou em palestra o tema “Direito e sociedade islâmica”. Nasser é…
  • Apr 17

    Reformada decisão que garantia imunidade tributária a chapas de impressão para jornai

    Reformada decisão que garantia imunidade tributária a chapas de impressão para jornai
    Com base em jurisprudência dominante no Supremo Tribunal Federal (STF), o ministro Celso de Mello admitiu e julgou embargos de divergência para adotar entendimento restritivo quanto à imunidade tributária assegurada…
  • Apr 17

    Confira os destaques da TV Justiça para o fim de semana

    Confira os destaques da TV Justiça para o fim de semana
    Sexta-feira, 17/4 20h30 - Iluminuras O programa recebe, no primeiro bloco, o escritor e economista Franklin Moreira, presidente de uma Fraternidade Espírita que comanda a editora do grupo. Ele fala sobre seu livro de estreia,…
Rank this Week: 20

this WEEK in LAW

this WEEK in LAW

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

http://twit.tv/twil
  • Apr 17

    TWiL 299: He Said, She Said

    TWiL 299: He Said, She Said
    Hosts: Denise Howell, Sarah Pearson Digital ownership with professor Aaron Perzanowski, modded dolls, Invisible Girlfriends/Boyfriends and more! Guests: Aaron Perzanowski and Matt Homann Photo credit: Rhys A. Download or subscribe to…
  • Apr 3

    TWiL 298: Lawyers on Rail

    TWiL 298: Lawyers on Rail
    Hosts: Denise Howell, Sarah Pearson Lawyers and technology competence, the Ellen Pao aftermath, the end of Bluebook? And more! Guests: Pieter Gunst, and Tony Lai Photo credit: sndrv Download or subscribe to this show at twit.tv/twil. …
  • Mar 27

    TWiL 297: Copyright or Sticky Tape?

    TWiL 297: Copyright or Sticky Tape?
    Hosts: Denise Howell, Sarah Pearson SpaceX photos in the public domain, Pandora, pre-1972 recordings and free speech, Radio Shack's customer data is up for sale and more! Guests: Shubha Ghosh, and Andrew Gilden Photo credit: Enokson …
Rank this Week: 56

Forced Migration Current Awareness…

Forced Migration Current Awareness Blog

Highlights web research and information relatd to refugees, IDPs and forced migration. By Elisa Mason.

http://fm-cab.blogspot.com/
  • Apr 17

    Admin: Spring Break

    Admin: Spring Break
    This blog will be quiet until the last week of April.
  • Apr 17

    Regional Focus: Europe

    Regional Focus: Europe
    Asylum for the Jews of France? (The Asylumist, April 2015) [text]Asylum Procedures in the EU (EPRS, April 2015) [text]EU Dublin Asylum System Faces Uncertain Future after Ruling in Afghan Family’s Case (Migration Information Source,…
  • Apr 17

    Regional Focus: MENA, incl. Syria

    Regional Focus: MENA, incl. Syria
    Ad-hoc Query on "the Application of Article 1F of the Refugee Convention in Syrian Asylum Cases" (European Migration Network, Dec. 2014) [text]Conflict, Famine, Refugees, and IDPs: A Perfect Storm in Yemen? (Future Development Blog, April…
Rank this Week: 447

On the Record

On the Record

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

http://thedailyrecord.com/ontherecord/
Rank this Week: 556

InfoBytes Blog

InfoBytes Blog

Monitors and reports on news, legal developments and legislative actions affecting the financial services industry. By Buckley Sandler LLP.

http://www.infobytesblog.com/
  • Apr 17

    CFPB and Navajo Nation Partner in UDAAP Action Against Companies Involved in Alleged Tax Refund Scheme

    CFPB and Navajo Nation Partner in UDAAP Action Against Companies Involved in Alleged Tax Refund Scheme
    On April 14, the CFPB along with the Navajo Nation jointly announced an enforcement action against two companies and their respective owners (Defendants) for running an alleged tax-refund scheme, marking the CFPB’s “first…
  • Apr 17

    CFPB Issues Guidance on Housing Counselor Requirement

    CFPB Issues Guidance on Housing Counselor Requirement
    On April 15, the CFPB issued an interpretive rule clarifying requirements for providing a list of housing counselors to mortgage borrowers, as required under the Bureau’s 2013 Home Ownership and Equity Protection Act final rule. Among…
  • Apr 17

    CFPB Grants Credit Card Issuers One-Year Suspension From Filing Card Agreement

    CFPB Grants Credit Card Issuers One-Year Suspension From Filing Card Agreement
    On April 15, the CFPB issued a final rule temporarily suspending credit card issuers’ obligation to submit their card agreements to the CFPB, as required by the Credit Card Accontability, Responsibility, and Disclosure Act (CARD Act).…
Rank this Week: 650

Law Blog

Law Blog

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

http://blogs.wsj.com/law
  • Apr 17

    U.S. Mint Ordered to Return Famed Coins to Family

    U.S. Mint Ordered to Return Famed Coins to Family
    A federal appeals court ruled that the U.S. Mint must return 10 rare gold coins to the heirs of a Philadelphia coin dealer who obtained them decades ago under mysterious circumstances.
  • Apr 17

    Ohio Settles Dispute Over Early Voting System

    Ohio Settles Dispute Over Early Voting System
    Ohio officials have reached a settlement with voter-rights groups over the election schedule in one of the nation’s most closely-watched presidential swing states.
  • Apr 17

    Lawyer Driving to Work Wasn’t Working, Court Rule

    Lawyer Driving to Work Wasn’t Working, Court Rule
    A lawyer thinking about work on the way to the office wasn’t working under the eyes of the law, according to Virginia’s highest court.
Rank this Week: 83

taxgirl

taxgirl

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

http://www.forbes.com/sites/kellyphillipserb/
  • Apr 17

    Fix The Tax Code Friday: Delaying Tax Refunds To Stop Fraud

    Fix The Tax Code Friday: Delaying Tax Refunds To Stop Fraud
    It's Fix The Tax Code Friday! With tax fraud in the news this season, I wonder whether taxpayers would be willing to accept a delay in the issuance of refunds if it allowed IRS to reduce the incidents of fraud...
  • Apr 16

    10 Notorious Tax Cheats: Rashia Wilson, Self-Styled Queen Of Tax Fraud

    10 Notorious Tax Cheats: Rashia Wilson, Self-Styled Queen Of Tax Fraud
    “I’m a regular human being that’s been struggling all their life and made a mistake. Everybody deserves a second chance.” That’s what Rashia Wilson of Tampa, Florida, the self-styled Queen of Tax Fraud, told a…
  • Apr 15

    9 Things Not To Do On Tax Day

    9 Things Not To Do On Tax Day
    It's Tax Day! Are you ready? You've read what you should be doing... here are 10 things not to do on Tax Day.
Rank this Week: 580

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

China Law Blog

China Law Blog

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

http://www.chinalawblog.com/
  • Apr 17

    Terminating China Employees: The Basic

    Terminating China Employees: The Basic
    Under China’s labor laws, terminating a China employee who has completed his or her probation period is virtually never easy. Termination usually requires good cause and a severance payment. Most importantly a China employer must…
  • Apr 14

    Foreign SaaS in China: Get off of my cloud

    Foreign SaaS in China: Get off of my cloud
    Internet software business is rapidly moving to the cloud. So far, however, the Chinese government seems to be taking the lead from the Rolling Stones: the message is “Hey! You! Get off of my cloud.” The PRC wants to run its own…
  • Apr 12

    China Joint Ventures: How To Give Away Your IP In China, Part 2

    China Joint Ventures: How To Give Away Your IP In China, Part 2
      Last month I wrote a post entitled, How To Give Away Your IP In China, explaining how foreign companies so often “gift” their intellectual property to their Chinese manufacturers by not initially making clear in a Chinese…
Rank this Week: 157

Human Rights in Ireland

Human Rights in Ireland

Covers Irish and international human rights law.

http://humanrights.ie/
  • Apr 17

    DPP v JC: Initial Observations on the Exclusionary Rule case

    DPP v JC: Initial Observations on the Exclusionary Rule case
    Where does one start to analyse six Supreme Court judgments (the Chief Justice concurred with the majority but did not issue a separate judgment), amounting to over 155,000 words, on a most fundamental rule of constitutional law and criminal…
  • Apr 17

    The UK Modern Slavery Act: Template for Ireland or False Friend?

    The UK Modern Slavery Act: Template for Ireland or False Friend?
    This post originally appeared as a guest column in the Immigrant Council of Ireland’s daily epaper, Immigrant News.  Heralded by the UK Home Secretary, Theresa May, as “an historic milestone” which brings the UK…
  • Apr 15

    Call for Papers: Victims’ Rights: An Agenda for Change

    Call for Papers: Victims’ Rights: An Agenda for Change
    The Centre for Criminal Justice at the University of Limerick will hold a one-day conference, Victims’ Rights: An Agenda for Change on September 11th, 2015. Directive 2012/29/EU establishing minimum standards on the rights, support and…
Rank this Week: 96

Crime and Consequences

Crime and Consequences

By the Criminal Justice Legal Foundation.

http://www.crimeandconsequences.com/crimblog/
  • Apr 17

    Pot Never Killed Anybody.....Oh......Wait......

    Pot Never Killed Anybody.....Oh......Wait......
    CJLF takes no position on pot legalization.  Kent has said he regards it as inevitable. My view is that pot became de facto legal long ago, and that the whole debate is therefore mostly academic.  But. yes, if you light...
  • Apr 17

    Intelligence Squared Debate Video

    Intelligence Squared Debate Video
    The permanent link to the Intelligence Squared debate is:http://intelligencesquaredus.org/debates/past-debates/item/1254-abolish-the-death-penaltyThe full video is now available on the site. ...
  • Apr 17

    News Scan

    News Scan
    Only Minor Changes In Vermont's Sex Offender Laws:  A high-risk sex offender was released from a Vermont after maxing out his sentence, despite his refusal to seek treatment while incarcerated, sparking public demand for stricter sex…
Rank this Week: 490

Marler Blog

Marler Blog

Covers food poisoning law. By Bill Marler.

http://www.marlerblog.com/
  • Apr 17

    New Mexico Issues Botulism Warning

    New Mexico Issues Botulism Warning
    The New Mexico Department of Health is cooperating with the Texas Department of State Health Services and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on an investigation of two... Continue Reading
  • Apr 17

    Taylor Farms Recalls Spinach Over Listeria Concern

    Taylor Farms Recalls Spinach Over Listeria Concern
    WBTV South Carolina reports that The spinach that was served at ten Lancaster County Schools has been recalled. The 10 schools included in the recall are A.R. Rucker Middle, Brooklyn... Continue Reading
  • Apr 17

    Is that Salmonella in Your Dressing?

    Is that Salmonella in Your Dressing?
    Conway Import Co., Inc. is recalling Conway Organic Sesame Ginger Dressing and Conway Citrus Organic Vinaigrette Dressing because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism which... Continue Reading
Rank this Week: 140

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/
  • Apr 17

    Day 7 Report from the Iowa Sexual Assault/Dementia Trial

    Day 7 Report from the Iowa Sexual Assault/Dementia Trial
    On April 17, the trial continued in State of Iowa v. Henry Rayhons. The evidence included: Testimony by a Des Moines geriatrician, Robert Bender: Testified as an expert witness for the defense to explain that Alzheimer's patients often retain…
  • Apr 17

    Searching for Answers to Questions about Continuing Care: Point/Counter Point

    Searching for Answers to Questions about Continuing Care: Point/Counter Point
    Scott E. Townsley, a very bright attorney, an adjunct associate professor at UMBC's Erickson School of Aging Studies, and a principal with CliftonLawsonAllen LLP, invited me to join him recently for a presentation to the 2015 Mid-Atlantic…
  • Apr 16

    Day 6 Report from Iowa Sexual Assault-Dementia Trial

    Day 6 Report from Iowa Sexual Assault-Dementia Trial
    April 16, 2015 was the sixth day of trial in the criminal prosecution for sexual assault, in State of Iowa v. Henry Rayhons. The prosecution completed its case-in-chief, the trial judge denied defense counsel's motion for judgment of…
Rank this Week: 432

Lobby Comply Blog

Lobby Comply Blog

Covers campaign finance, lobbying, procurement and ethics laws. By State and Federal Communications, Inc.

http://stateandfed.com/lobbycomply/
Rank this Week: 344