Most Popular Blawgs Expanded View List View

Blogs 1 - 45 of 1000
Sort by Popularity | Sort by Name | Sorted by Last Post Date

Nemeroff Law Offices Blog

Nemeroff Law Offices Blog

Covers personal injury news.

http://www.chicagoinjurylawyer.pro/category/blog/
  • Dec 5

    Who can file a wrongful death lawsuit?

    Who can file a wrongful death lawsuit?
    At this time of the year, I like to go back and reflect upon previous blog posts. One in particular stays with me, it is that of the Delia and Marvin family. It started as a normal Tuesday morning in the City of Chicago for this family. What…
  • Apr 28

    Bicycle Dooring Accident in Chicago

    Bicycle Dooring Accident in Chicago
    As the weather is starting to get nicer, the leaves are appearing on the trees and we have hit spring in Chicago, I am reminded that it is also the beginning of bicycle riding season in Chicago.  Bicycle riding in the city of Chicago is…
  • Apr 19

    Check out the new Nemeroff Law Offices website

    Check out the new Nemeroff Law Offices website
    Friends, Excited for the launch of our new and improved website. Please check it out at: www.chicagoinjurylawyer.pro/ Would love to hear your thoughts on the site. David Nemeroff, Nemeroff Law Office
Rank this Week: 581

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 
  • May 16

    Gault @ 50

    Gault @ 50
    No description is available at this time.
  • May 3

    Cradle to Kindergarten

    Cradle to Kindergarten
    No description is available at this time.
Rank this Week: 424

What About Paris?

What About Paris?

Features ideas and thoughts on servicing business clients as valued customers in American law firms. By Dan Hull.

http://www.whataboutclients.com/
  • May 22

    Pantheon: Charlize Theron

    Pantheon: Charlize Theron
  • May 18

    Now what?

    Now what?
    And because everyone asks me.. 1. No one sane & savvy I know thinks DJT will be impeached. 2. The upshot? Far more people in all camps think he's an asshole. That's it. 3. Also: No one sane & savvy...
  • May 16

    It's Tuesday, May 16, 2017...

    It's Tuesday, May 16, 2017...
    And many of us have been out of pocket. What horrible outrageous scumbag deed has POTUS No. 45 done in the last 24 hours? Get up and go to work?...
Rank this Week: 114

beSpacific

beSpacific

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

http://www.bespacific.com/
  • May 22

    Twitter drops ‘Do Not Track’ privacy protection

    Twitter drops ‘Do Not Track’ privacy protection
    “Twitter has discontinued support of the Do Not Track browser preference. While we had hoped that our support for Do Not Track would spur industry adoption, an industry-standard approach to Do Not Track did not materialize…We now…
  • May 21

    UN Audiovisual Library of International Law

    UN Audiovisual Library of International Law
    A virtual training and research centre in international law “The Historic Archives provides a unique resource for the teaching, studying and researching significant legal instrument on international law. Each entry is devoted to a…
  • May 21

    Pew – Not everyone in advanced economies is using social media

    Pew – Not everyone in advanced economies is using social media
    “Despite the seeming ubiquity of social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter, many in Europe, the U.S., Canada, Australia and Japan do not report regularly visiting social media sites. But majorities in all of the 14 countries…
Rank this Week: 16

InhouseBlog

InhouseBlog

Covers corporate, employment law, environmental, forms, insurance, IP, litigation and more. By Geoffrey G. Gussis.

http://www.inhouseblog.com
  • May 22

    Social Media Ethics for In-House Counsel (Free Ethics CLE, NYC, 5/31)

    Social Media Ethics for In-House Counsel (Free Ethics CLE, NYC, 5/31)
    The New York Counsel In-House Meetup is having yet another Meetup, and this one carries a free New York ethics credit.  Here are the details: “Please join us as Gregory Casamento of Locke Lord takes... The post Social Media Ethics…
  • May 22

    LinkedIn Reveals The Hottest Companies To Work For

    LinkedIn Reveals The Hottest Companies To Work For
    Looking to make a move in the in-house world? Check out LinkedIn’s list of the hottest companies to work for: “Which companies are those jobseekers eyeing and where are they landing? LinkedIn offers up a... The post LinkedIn…
  • May 18

    How To Deal With A Condescending Co-Worker

    How To Deal With A Condescending Co-Worker
    Fortunately, lawyers rarely have to deal with a condescending co-worker.  Or at least it’s less prevalent for in-house lawyers (haha).  But if you do, this article at WorkItDaily has some tips: “There’s…
Rank this Week: 248

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/
  • May 22

    Texas Redistricting Case Will Now Face New Delay Thanks to Today’s SCOTUS NC Decision

    Texas Redistricting Case Will Now Face New Delay Thanks to Today’s SCOTUS NC Decision
    The briefing never ends in Texas redistricting case. and another plea for the TX Legislature to get involved again: In light of today’s Supreme Court decision in Cooper v. Harris, the Court invites the parties to file supplemental…
  • May 22

    Partisan Gerrymandering Case Statu

    Partisan Gerrymandering Case Statu
    The Court’s decision this morning in the North Carolina redistricting case addressed allegations of predominant and unjustified racial intent.  The state attempted to defend its actions, in part, by saying that it was just acting…
  • May 22

    Further thoughts on Cooper

    Further thoughts on Cooper
    A few more points to add to the analyses by Rick H., Rick P., and Justin: 1. Ever since Gingles itself, it has been an open question whether the mere fact of racial polarization in voting suffices to satisfy the … Continue reading…
Rank this Week: 284

On the Record

On the Record

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

http://thedailyrecord.com/ontherecord/
  • May 22

    College RAs can unionize, but impact of NLRB ruling not yet clear

    College RAs can unionize, but impact of NLRB ruling not yet clear
    College resident assistants are almost constantly on call, overseeing dorm full of fellow undergraduate students, enforcing university rules about alcohol and parties and settling midnight quarrels and crises. These upperclassmen usually are…
  • May 22

    Md. high court: Children have until age 21 to file wrongful-death claim

    Md. high court: Children have until age 21 to file wrongful-death claim
    The three-year deadline for filing a wrongful-death lawsuit does not start for children until they reach age 18, Maryland’s top court unanimously rules.
  • May 22

    Jessica Gorsky | Carney Kelehan

    Jessica Gorsky | Carney Kelehan
    Jessica Gorsky joined Carney, Kelehan, Bresler, Bennett & Scherr LLP as an attorney focusing her practice on estates and trusts and elder law. Information in Movers and Shakers is provided by the submitter. To submit a Movers and Shakers…
Rank this Week: 60

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/
  • May 22

    Morse on Mental Disorder

    Morse on Mental Disorder
    Stephen Morse (University of Pennsylvania Law School) has posted Mental Disorder and Criminal Justice (In Academy for Justice, A Report on Scholarship and Criminal Justice Reform (Erik Luna ed., 2017, Forthcoming)) on SSRN. Here is the…
  • May 22

    Darke on The New Mass Carceral Zone

    Darke on The New Mass Carceral Zone
    Sacha Darke (University of Westminster) has posted Surviving in the New Mass Carceral Zone (Darke, S. & Garces, C. (2017) , Prison Service Journal, 229: 2-9) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: As regional scholars, statespersons, and critics…
  • May 22

    Podgor on Mad Prosecutor

    Podgor on Mad Prosecutor
    Ellen S. Podgor (Stetson University College of Law) has posted 'What Kind of a Mad Prosecutor' Brought Us this White Collar Case (Forthcoming 41 Vermont Law Review ___ (2017)) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Prosecutors have enormous charging…
Rank this Week: 146

Opinio Juris

Opinio Juris

Covers international law and international relations.

http://opiniojuris.org
  • May 22

    American Law Institute Approves First Portions of Restatement on Foreign Relations Law (Fourth)

    American Law Institute Approves First Portions of Restatement on Foreign Relations Law (Fourth)
    by Julian Ku by Julian Ku Big news (for international law nerds)! The full membership of the American Law Institute has approved the first three sections of the new Restatement of U.S. Foreign Relations Law (Fourth).  This is the first…
  • May 14

    Bemba, et al. Sentencing Decision: A Victory with a Bitter Taste

    Bemba, et al. Sentencing Decision: A Victory with a Bitter Taste
    by Ekaterina Kopylova by Ekaterina Kopylova [Ekaterina Kopylova is a PhD candidate at MGIMO-University, Moscow, and a former Legal Assistant with the ICC Office of the Prosecutor.] On March 22, 2017, Trial Chamber VII of the International…
  • May 12

    States Are Failing Us in Syria — Not International Law

    States Are Failing Us in Syria — Not International Law
    by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller Last month, Just Security published a long and thoughtful post by Rebecca Ingber with the provocative title “International Law is Failing Us in Syria.” The international law she is…
Rank this Week: 110

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/
  • May 22

    REFACING RED-BRICK STOREHOUSE

    REFACING RED-BRICK STOREHOUSE
    Stuccoing of 19th-Century Governors Island Red-Brick Ordnance Storehouse Approved Rendering of proposed changes to Governors Island Building 110. Image Credit: LPC In addition to re-facing to prevent further damage to the porous,…
  • May 22

    HEALTH CARE'S A PROBLEM

    HEALTH CARE'S A PROBLEM
    Healthcare Surges as Top Problem in US by Art Swift Story Highlights 18% say healthcare most important problem in May Government dissatisfaction/Poor leadership ties healthcare for top concern 31% satisfied with way things are…
  • May 22

    HELPING OUT RARE CATS

    HELPING OUT RARE CATS
    Rare feline genetic disorders identified through whole genome sequencing at MU Findings could help feline preservationists implement breeding strategies for rare species University of Missouri-Columbia IMAGE: Findings from Leslie…
Rank this Week: 6

Lawfare

Lawfare

Coveres actions taken or contemplated to protect the nation interact with the nation’s laws and legal institutions, including cybersecurity, Guantánamo habeas litigation, targeted killing, biosecurity, universal jurisdiction, the Alien Tort Statute, and the state secrets privilege. By Benjamin Wittes, Jack Goldsmith and Robert Chesney.

http://www.lawfareblog.com/
Rank this Week: 65

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/
  • May 22

    tidbit

    tidbit
    The State Bar has a new look for its website, www.calbar.ca.gov. "The website redesign and overhaul comes at a time of ongoing reforms for the State Bar, and aims to provide greater accessibility for the public, attorneys and applicants."Per…
  • May 22

    MetNews article: Presiding Justice Turner Die

    MetNews article: Presiding Justice Turner Die
    Today's MetNews presents C.A. Presiding Justice Turner Dies, noting:he "put in unusually long hour hours, and even had work brought to him at his home when he stopped going to the office at the start of this month, as he weakened, in the…
  • May 22

    SoCal Superior Court appointments today

    SoCal Superior Court appointments today
    Governor Brown Appoints Nine to Los Angeles County Superior CourtSACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the appointment of Fernando L. Aenlle-Rocha, Robert S. Harrison, Sarah J. Heidel, Gus T. May, Rubiya Nur, Nancy…
Rank this Week: 153

UK Human Rights Blog

UK Human Rights Blog

Covers UK and European human rights cases and laws. By 1 Crown Office Row.

http://ukhumanrightsblog.com
  • May 22

    What can reasonably be expected of junior doctor

    What can reasonably be expected of junior doctor
    FB v. Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust [2017] EWCA Civ 334, 12 May 2017, Court of Appeal – read judgment All the advocates in this case were from 1 Crown Office Row, Elizabeth-Anne Gumbel QC for the claimant/appellant FB, and John…
  • May 22

    The Round-Up – who’s on the Rights-side this election?

    The Round-Up – who’s on the Rights-side this election?
    After one leaked manifesto and many accusations of plans to bankrupt the UK, we have finally been presented with the official pledges of the main parties. Indeed, the manifestos appeared to herald good news for the…
  • May 21

    Strasbourg grapples with international surrogacy and the concept of “family”

    Strasbourg grapples with international surrogacy and the concept of “family”
    Paradiso and Campanelli v Italy (Application no. 25358/12), 24 January 2017 – read judgment The Strasbourg Court ruled earlier this year that the prohibition on commercial surrogacy arrangements did not justify the Italian…
Rank this Week: 246

Taxable Talk

Taxable Talk

Covers estate taxes, payroll taxes, sales taxes, tax evasion and tax fraud. By Russ Fox.

http://www.taxabletalk.com/
  • May 22

    WSOP and Taxes: 2017 Update

    WSOP and Taxes: 2017 Update
    The poker world is about to descend on Las Vegas for the World Series of Poker (WSOP) and a score of other tournament series. The tax environment has changed, so I’ve decided to do a thorough update of the tax situation. I’ll…
  • May 15

    Do You Need a License to Sell Bitcoins?

    Do You Need a License to Sell Bitcoins?
    Let’s say I own some Bitcoins. I want to sell them to a friend. Do I need a license to do that? This question came up after I was informed that a Missouri man pleaded guilty to operating an illegal money transmitting business. First, a…
  • May 11

    The TurboTax Defense Fails Again

    The TurboTax Defense Fails Again
    A gentleman who is normally an expert witness in trials used TurboTax to prepare his returns. His returns ere reviewed by the IRS; the IRS claimed he took a few too many deductions. The taxpayer felt otherwise, and the dispute ended up in Tax…
Rank this Week: 370

San Francisco Injury Lawyer Blog

San Francisco Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury law. By Brod Law Firm.

http://www.sanfranciscoinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • May 22

    Construction Site Catches Fire a Second Time

    Construction Site Catches Fire a Second Time
    A construction site on San Pablo Avenue between Oakland and Emeryville caught fire on Saturday, May 13. The fire broke out in the mixed-use apartment complex around 5 a.m. and took about 100 hours to control. Both the Oakland Fire Department…
  • May 19

    Street Racing Causes Accident in California

    Street Racing Causes Accident in California
    In mid-May, a pair of Mustangs raced down 25th Street in Palmdale, California, when they encountered an intersection. Because the vehicles were moving so fast, they were unable to stop. One mustang lost control after the driver slammed on the…
  • May 17

    UTIs a Sign of Elder Neglect and Abuse

    UTIs a Sign of Elder Neglect and Abuse
    Urinary tract infections can pose a serious threat to the health of an elderly individual. While both men and women may get a UTI once or a few times throughout their lives, this infection should be caught as early as possible and treated…
Rank this Week: 437

Sacramento Injury Attorneys Blog

Sacramento Injury Attorneys Blog

Coves car accidents, traumatic brain injuries, and neck and back injuries. By the Law Offices of Edward A. Smith.

http://www.sacramentoinjuryattorneysblog.com/
  • May 22

    Davis Vehicle Hits Telephone Pole, Killing Child

    Davis Vehicle Hits Telephone Pole, Killing Child
    I’m Ed Smith, a Davis Car Accident Attorney. When people hear about car accidents on the news, they are often dramatic, multi-car collisions that could have serious collateral damage; however, even single car accidents have the…
  • May 22

    Stockton School Bus Crash

    Stockton School Bus Crash
    I’m Ed Smith, a Stockton personal injury lawyer. A Stockton school bus crash occurred early in the morning on Friday, May 19, 2017. The school bus was carrying seven students of Stockton’s Cesar Chavez High School at the time of…
  • May 22

    Thousand Oaks Accident on Hwy 101 and Hampshire Road

    Thousand Oaks Accident on Hwy 101 and Hampshire Road
    I’m Ed Smith, a Thousand Oaks car accident lawyer. A car crash occurred between two vehicles in the city of Thousand Oaks on May 17. Although a report stated that an ambulance arrived at the scene of the accident, there is no word as of…
Rank this Week: 451

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

Work Comp Roundup

Work Comp Roundup

Covers workers' compensation cost containment techniques and strategies.

http://reduceyourworkerscomp.com/
  • May 22

    6 Ways to Avoid Ransomware

    6 Ways to Avoid Ransomware
    Imagine walking into your office, turning on your computer, and seeing nothing but a message demanding bitcoins in return for unlocking all your company’s files. The nightmare known as ‘Ransomware’ recently became all too…
  • May 19

    Express Scripts & myMatrixx Combine to Offer Best In Class Pharmacy Service

    Express Scripts & myMatrixx Combine to Offer Best In Class Pharmacy Service
    ST. LOUIS, May 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) today announced it is taking an important step in expanding its customized workers’ compensation pharmacy solutions by acquiring myMatrixx, a pharmacy…
  • May 18

    10 Requirements For Employees Injured At Work

    10 Requirements For Employees Injured At Work
    We tend to think of workers’ compensation cost containment programs as an endeavor best left to the employer, and while the employer must design the program, the employee has a role also.     10 Requirements For Employees…
Rank this Week: 242

The Legal Reader

The Legal Reader

Discusses product liability law and lawsuits.

http://legalreader.com/
Rank this Week: 354

Internet & Social Media Law Blog

Internet & Social Media Law Blog

Covers virtual worlds and social media issues. By Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP.

http://www.socialgameslaw.com/
Rank this Week: 590

IPWatchdog

IPWatchdog

Offers insights on current developments in the intellectual property space, and discusses patent, trademark, trade secret and copyright information and news.

http://www.ipwatchdog.com/
Rank this Week: 294

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

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof…

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof Blog

By Gerry W. Beyer.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/trusts_estates_prof/
  • May 22

    Judge's Estate Circumvents Husband

    Judge's Estate Circumvents Husband
    Trailblazing judge Sheila Abdus-Shaalam’s current husband will receive nothing from her estate. Judge Abdus-Shaalam died with an outdated will that left the entirety of her $2.05 million estate to her mother and siblings. The distribution…
  • May 22

    New Mexico 2017 Legislative Report

    New Mexico 2017 Legislative Report
    The 2017 New Mexico Legislature considered over 1000 bills and 43 Constitutional Amendments during its sixty-day session. Two bills of some interest that were approved by both Houses were the Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act…
  • May 21

    Roger Ailes' Estate Under Pressure

    Roger Ailes' Estate Under Pressure
    Roger Ailes, former Fox News chairman, died this past Thursday. While this is certainly a tragedy for his family, the tumultuous times for his estate will not end soon. Two former Fox News hosts, Andrea Tantaros and Julie Roginsky, have...
Rank this Week: 77

Legal Skills Prof Blog

Legal Skills Prof Blog

Edited by James B. Levy, Louis J. Sirico, Jr., Todd A. Berger, E. Scott Fruehwald, Dennis Kennedy, Tom Mighell and Christopher G. Wren.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/legal_skills/
  • May 22

    Great (Mostly Free) Sites for Effective Research

    Great (Mostly Free) Sites for Effective Research
    At the Michigan Bar Journal (March 2017), Professor Nancy Vettorello surveys many online websites helpful to lawyers: While none of the many free sites offer the sophisticated search abilities of fee-based research services, a few minutes…
  • May 21

    Top Law Schools for Producing Hollywood Lawyer

    Top Law Schools for Producing Hollywood Lawyer
    As I noted in an earlier posting, the Hollywood Reporter has released a list of the top 100 Hollywood entertainment lawyers (here). JDJournal has identified the law schools where the lawyers received their degrees. Here are the top twelve…
  • May 20

    Is Academia a Good Fit for You?

    Is Academia a Good Fit for You?
    Daniel McCormack is a postdoctoral fellow in international politics who is leaving academia for the private sector. At Vitae, he identifies aspects of the academic life that academic aspirants may not have thought about. Though he writes from…
Rank this Week: 463

Maritime Law Blog

Maritime Law Blog

Covers cruise ship passenger and crew member injuries, boating injuries, yachting injuries and commercial fishermen claims. By Brais Brais & Rusak.

http://www.maritimelawblog.net/
  • May 22

    Weekend Accidents on South Florida Waters Leave 11 People Hospitalized

    Weekend Accidents on South Florida Waters Leave 11 People Hospitalized
    On Sunday, three boating incidents in the waters of Broward and Miami-Dade left a total of 11 people hospitalized. Just after midnight Sunday morning, two boats collided in the Intracoastal Waterway sending four people to the hospital, two of…
  • May 20

    University of Miami Graduate, 22 Dies in Airboat Accident in Everglade

    University of Miami Graduate, 22 Dies in Airboat Accident in Everglade
    Elizabeth Goldenberg-22, her parents, and sister were participating in an airboat tour operated by The River of Grass Adventures when the airboat they were riding in stopped suddenly throwing them and the captain of the boat off the airboat.…
  • May 15

    Court Finds Injured Yacht Captain Properly Alleged Jones Act Seaman Statu

    Court Finds Injured Yacht Captain Properly Alleged Jones Act Seaman Statu
    An interesting case has been decided as to whether a pleasure yacht captain properly alleged Jones Act seaman status entitling him to seek damages under the federal personal injury statute as well as the maritime law maintenance and cure…
Rank this Week: 231

Althouse

Althouse

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

http://althouse.blogspot.com/
  • May 22

    The work of thinking about doing the work.

    The work of thinking about doing the work.
    The "mental load."ADDED: Here's what I recommend doing if you find yourself in the household "manager" position, putting all the mental effort into noticing what needs to be done and planning ahead. Explain the issue to the other person. Talk…
  • May 22

    The Washington Post writes an ambiguous headline.

    The Washington Post writes an ambiguous headline.
    "Georgetown professor confronts white nationalist Richard Spencer at the gym — which terminates his membership."When I opened the tag for that article (hours ago) I assumed that the professor got his membership terminated, but now I see…
  • May 22

    "There's an image I really want to do with that Trump orb thing."

    "There's an image I really want to do with that Trump orb thing."
    I said earlier this morning, after starting the day with a post about the Trump orb and then a post about that statue of Karl Marx — you can see it here — that China gave to Trier, German (Marx's birthplace). I still haven't…
Rank this Week: 37

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: 7

Data Privacy Monitor

Data Privacy Monitor

Covers data privacy, security and social media subjects. By Baker Hostetler.

http://www.dataprivacymonitor.com/
  • May 22

    Deeper Dive: Ransomware – WannaCry and the Future of Ransomware-as-a-Service

    Deeper Dive: Ransomware – WannaCry and the Future of Ransomware-as-a-Service
    In our 2017 BakerHostetler Data Security Incident Response Report, we addressed the increasingly ubiquitous scourge of ransomware, one of the fastest-growing types of malware causing data security incidents. We noted that ransomware…
  • May 17

    Substantial Risk of Harm in Data Breach Class Actions Ripe for Supreme Court Review

    Substantial Risk of Harm in Data Breach Class Actions Ripe for Supreme Court Review
    Early in May, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in Whalen v. Michaels Stores, Inc., No. 16-260 (L) (2d Cir. May 2, 2017), affirmed the dismissal of a data breach class action brought against Michaels Stores Inc. (Michaels) for…
  • May 16

    Deeper Dive: Forensic

    Deeper Dive: Forensic
    A company’s ability to quickly and efficiently conduct a forensic investigation is critical to limiting the impacts of a data security incident and determining the scope of the incident. In BakerHostetler’s 2017 Data Security…
Rank this Week: 803

Revista Mi Patente

Revista Mi Patente

Una revista especializada en temas de propiedad intelectual, de contenido ágil y propositivo que gira en torno a las ideas que se convierten en negocios, desde su transformación, administración, protección y cuidado; así como las noticias más importantes que se desarrollan en el entorno.

http://www.mipatente.com/
Rank this Week: 467

Law & Disorder

Law & Disorder

The Art of Technology

http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/
Rank this Week: 263

Law and Humanities Blog

Law and Humanities Blog

An independent blog supporting law and humanities activities and scholarship, including the work of the Law and Humanities Institute. Posts discuss law and the arts, law and history, and occasionally law and social sciences, and law and science. The blog posts calls for papers, news of conferences, special events, and other items of interest to those in the field.

http://lawlit.blogspot.com/
  • May 22

    On Otto Penzler

    On Otto Penzler
    Otto Penzler and the mystery (from Atlas Obscura). The legendary publisher and bookstore owner has transformed how we think and consume this formerly "second class" form of writing.
  • May 22

    Biennial Chaucer and the Law Conference June 30-July 1, 2017

    Biennial Chaucer and the Law Conference June 30-July 1, 2017
    The biennial Chaucer and the Law Conference takes place Friday 30th June - Saturday 1st July 2017, Senate House. More here.
  • May 21

    Stern on Narratives of Criminal Procedure from Doyle to Chandler to Burke @ArsScripta @alafairburke

    Stern on Narratives of Criminal Procedure from Doyle to Chandler to Burke @ArsScripta @alafairburke
    Simon Stern, University of Toronto Faculty of Law, is publishing Narratives of Criminal Procedure from Doyle to Chandler to Burke in volume 51 of the New England Law Review (2017). Here is the abstract. Despite the considerable body of work…
Rank this Week: 576

Law & Humanities Blog

Law & Humanities Blog

About law, literature and the humanities. By the Law & Humanities Institute.

http://lawlit.blogspot.com/
  • May 22

    On Otto Penzler

    On Otto Penzler
    Otto Penzler and the mystery (from Atlas Obscura). The legendary publisher and bookstore owner has transformed how we think and consume this formerly "second class" form of writing.
  • May 22

    Biennial Chaucer and the Law Conference June 30-July 1, 2017

    Biennial Chaucer and the Law Conference June 30-July 1, 2017
    The biennial Chaucer and the Law Conference takes place Friday 30th June - Saturday 1st July 2017, Senate House. More here.
  • May 21

    Stern on Narratives of Criminal Procedure from Doyle to Chandler to Burke @ArsScripta @alafairburke

    Stern on Narratives of Criminal Procedure from Doyle to Chandler to Burke @ArsScripta @alafairburke
    Simon Stern, University of Toronto Faculty of Law, is publishing Narratives of Criminal Procedure from Doyle to Chandler to Burke in volume 51 of the New England Law Review (2017). Here is the abstract. Despite the considerable body of work…
Rank this Week: 205

SCOTUSblog

SCOTUSblog

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

http://www.scotusblog.com/
  • May 22

    Opinion analysis: Court strikes down N.C. districts in racial gerrymandering challenge

    Opinion analysis: Court strikes down N.C. districts in racial gerrymandering challenge
    Two North Carolina congressional districts, District 1 and District 12, have – as Justice Elena Kagan observed today – “quite the history before” the Supreme Court. In the last 25 years, the districts have been at the…
  • May 22

    Live blog of orders and opinions (Update: Completed)

    Live blog of orders and opinions (Update: Completed)
    We live-blogged this morning as the court released orders and opinions.The transcript is available at this link. The post Live blog of orders and opinions (Update: Completed) appeared first on SCOTUSblog.
  • May 22

    Monday round-up

    Monday round-up
    NPR’s Weekend Edition features an interview with Rick Hasen in which Hasen discusses the court’s voting rights cases, including the justices’ decision last week not to review a lower court ruling that struck down North…
Rank this Week: 10

Securities Law Attorneys Blog

Securities Law Attorneys Blog

Covers securities law. By Fitapelli | Kurta.

http://www.securitieslawattorneys.net/
  • May 22

    Joe Buckner Has Been Named in a Pending Regulatory Investigation

    Joe Buckner Has Been Named in a Pending Regulatory Investigation
    Publicly available records provided by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) on May 19, 2017 indicate that former Texas-based Brazos Securities broker/adviser Joe Buckner has been sanctioned by FINRA and barred from acting as a…
  • May 22

    Blair Spruill Was Discharged From a Former Employer

    Blair Spruill Was Discharged From a Former Employer
    Publicly available records provided by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) on May 19, 2017 indicate that former New York-based Dinosaur Financial Group broker Blair Spruill has been the subject of several customer disputes and…
  • May 22

    Stuart Horowitz Has Five Pending Customer Complaint

    Stuart Horowitz Has Five Pending Customer Complaint
    Publicly available records provided by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) on May 19, 2017 indicate that former Florida-based Securities America broker/adviser Stuart Horowitz has received several dozen resolved or pending…
Rank this Week: 67

American Civil Liberties Union…

American Civil Liberties Union Blog of Rights

Covers civil rights and constitutional law. From the ACLU.

https://www.aclu.org/blog
Rank this Week: 59

Supremo Tribunal Federal

Supremo Tribunal Federal

News from the Supreme Court in Brazil.

http://www.stf.jus.br/portal/cms/listarNoticiaUltima.asp
Rank this Week: 240

TSLL TechScans

TSLL TechScans

Covers the latest trends and technology tools for Technical Services Law Librarians.

http://tslltechscans.blogspot.com/
  • May 22

    Getting to Know TS Librarians: Stephan Licitra

    Getting to Know TS Librarians: Stephan Licitra
    1. Introduce yourself (name & position). Hi, my name is Stephan Licitra. I am the Technical Services Librarian for the State Law Library of Montana. I received my MLIS in 2015 and so this is my first professional position in…
  • May 17

    Preservation of Electronic Government Information Project (PEGI)

    Preservation of Electronic Government Information Project (PEGI)
    A recent article in Against the grain highlights PEGI - the Preservation of Electronic Government Information Project.  This project is a two year initiative designed to address the growing awareness of the "serious ongoing loss of…
  • May 17

    Library of Congress Releases Digital Catalog Record

    Library of Congress Releases Digital Catalog Record
    The Library of Congress announced is making 25 million records from its online catalog available for free bulk download. This is the largest such release in the Library's history. The records can be found at…
Rank this Week: 870

Legal History Blog

Legal History Blog

Offers scholarship, news and new ideas in legal history. By professor Mary L. Dudziak.

http://legalhistoryblog.blogspot.com/
  • May 22

    Cromwell Dissertation Prize: Deadline Approaching!

    Cromwell Dissertation Prize: Deadline Approaching!
    [Here’s a reminder for the Cromwell Dissertation Prize, as the deadline of May 30 is rapidly approaching.]The William Nelson Cromwell Foundation has generously funded a dissertation prize of $5,000. The winning dissertation may focus on…
  • May 22

    Research Fellowships in Legal History at St. Andrew

    Research Fellowships in Legal History at St. Andrew
    [We have the following announcement.  Deadline: June 1.]Four Research Fellowships in Legal History are available at the University of St Andrews to work with Professor John Hudson on the ERC Advance Grant funded project ‘Civil Law,…
  • May 22

    CFP: The Bisbee Deportation Centennial

    CFP: The Bisbee Deportation Centennial
    [We are moving up this call for papers, as the deadline of June 15 is approaching.  Also note the new announcement of the keynoter, my Georgetown colleague Katherine Benton-Cohen.]Conference to Mark Centennial of Bisbee…
Rank this Week: 83

How Appealing

How Appealing

Covers appellate litigation. By Howard J. Bashman.

http://howappealing.abovethelaw.com
  • May 22

    "The First Batch of Decisions Each Term"

    "The First Batch of Decisions Each Term"
    "The First Batch of Decisions Each Term": Adam Feldman has this post at his "Empirical SCOTUS" blog.
  • May 22

    15 years of "How Appealing" -- reader mail

    15 years of "How Appealing" -- reader mail
    15 years of "How Appealing" -- reader mail: Today's email is from attorney Scott J. Forster:About 8 years ago, I sent you an email that you published in your site. It said "I got a cert grant because of your website." I saw a case referenced…
  • May 22

    "Justices Reject 2 Gerrymandered North Carolina Districts, Citing Racial Bias"

    "Justices Reject 2 Gerrymandered North Carolina Districts, Citing Racial Bias"
    "Justices Reject 2 Gerrymandered North Carolina Districts, Citing Racial Bias": Adam Liptak of The New York Times has this report. Robert Barnes of The Washington Post reports that "Supreme Court rules race improperly dominated N.C.…
Rank this Week: 20

Trading Secrets

Trading Secrets

Covers trade secrets, non-competes and computer fraud. By Seyfarth & Shaw LLP.

http://www.tradesecretslaw.com/
Rank this Week: 574

Constitutional Law Prof Blog

Constitutional Law Prof Blog

By Steven D. Schwinn and Ruthann Robson.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/conlaw/
  • May 22

    SCOTUS Finds Racial Gerrymander in North Carolina Violates Equal Protection Clause

    SCOTUS Finds Racial Gerrymander in North Carolina Violates Equal Protection Clause
    Professor Ruthann Robson, City University of New York (CUNY) School of Law In its opinion in Cooper v. Harris, formerly McCrory v. Harris, the Court affirmed the findings of a three-judge District Court that North Carolina officials violated…
  • May 21

    Special Counsel Appointment Docs and Reg

    Special Counsel Appointment Docs and Reg
    Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein's press release announcing the appointment of former FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III to serve as Special Counsel is here. The appointment order is here. The order includes the following authority: to conduct the…
  • May 17

    D.C. Circuit Tosses Backpage.com's Challenge of Senate Subpoena

    D.C. Circuit Tosses Backpage.com's Challenge of Senate Subpoena
    Steven D. Schwinn, John Marshall Law School The D.C. Circuit ruled yesterday that Backpage.com's challenge to a subpoena issued by the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations was moot. The court dismissed Backpage.com's case and…
Rank this Week: 395

Lowering the Bar

Lowering the Bar

Features humorous legal news.

http://www.loweringthebar.net/
  • May 22

    “Naked American Hero” Loses Challenge to TSA Fine

    “Naked American Hero” Loses Challenge to TSA Fine
    Disappointing.        Related StoriesLawyer Who Wrote Torture Memos Has “Grave Concerns” About TrumpNinth Circuit Rejects Qualified Immunity in Moon-Rock Sting CaseReport: Many DEA Cash…
  • May 19

    Court: Lawyer Who Gave Himself Award Can’t Sue People Who Reported He Did That

    Court: Lawyer Who Gave Himself Award Can’t Sue People Who Reported He Did That
    Turns out "College Lawyer of the Year" may not be all that prestigious an award.        Related StoriesSovereign Citizen Convinces Jury He Is Innocent of No ChargesBar Beats 500-Meter-Distance Rule With…
  • May 16

    Man Who Will Never Date Again Sues Date for Cost of Movie Ticket

    Man Who Will Never Date Again Sues Date for Cost of Movie Ticket
    She texted during a movie, he objected, and it went downhill from there.        Related Stories“Drive” Litigation Still Running, SomehowSolicitor Sues Oxford for Negligent TeachingMuseum…
Rank this Week: 448

JURIST - Paper Chase

JURIST - Paper Chase

Covers legal news. From the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.

http://www.jurist.org/paperchase/
  • May 22

    Supreme Court rules North Carolina redistricting unconstitutional

    Supreme Court rules North Carolina redistricting unconstitutional
    The US Supreme Court ruled [opinion, PDF] Monday in Cooper v. Harris [SCOTUSblog materials] that North Carolina’s redistricting was unconstitutional. North Carolina officials redrew two congressional districts after the 2010 census,…
  • May 22

    Switzerland voters back renewable energy plan

    Switzerland voters back renewable energy plan
    Swiss voters on Sunday backed the government’s plan to provide billions of dollars in subsidies for renewable energy. They also voted by a 58.2 percent majority to ban nuclear power plants and to help bail out struggling utilities,…
  • May 22

    UN rights experts urge Indonesia to decriminalize blasphemy

    UN rights experts urge Indonesia to decriminalize blasphemy
    [JURIST] Human rights experts at the UN called on Indonesia Monday to review and repeal [press release] its criminalization of blasphemy [Criminal Code Article 156, PDF]. The UN experts decided to step in after the former governor of Jakarta,…
Rank this Week: 14

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/
  • May 22

    Singer on Indian Title

    Singer on Indian Title
    Joseph William Singer (Harvard Law School) has posted Indian Title: Unraveling the Racial Context of Property Rights, or How to Stop Engaging in Conquest (10 Albany Government Law Review 1 (2017)) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: The case of...
  • May 22

    Some Comments on Litman on the Novelty and Constitutionality of the CFPB

    Some Comments on Litman on the Novelty and Constitutionality of the CFPB
    Leah Litman has a very good post entitled The CFPB Is (Allegedly) A New Kind of Agency. Who Cares? (Part I) on Take Care Blog. Here is an excerpt: In an article that was just published in the Duke Law...
  • May 22

    Chang & Law on Chinese Constitutionalism

    Chang & Law on Chinese Constitutionalism
    Wen-Chen Chang (National Taiwan University College of Law) & David S. Law (Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law; The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law; Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political…
Rank this Week: 42

Florida Estate Planning and…

Florida Estate Planning and Probate Law Blog

By Marc Soss.

http://floridaestateplanningandprobatelaw.blogspot.com/
  • May 22

    FLORIDA HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION INCREASE ON THE BALLOT IN 2018

    FLORIDA HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION INCREASE ON THE BALLOT IN 2018
    In 2018, Florida voters will have the opportunity to vote on a constitutional amendment to raise the Florida homestead exemption from $50,000 to $75,000, on homes worth $100,000 or more. If 60% of voters approve, the new rate will take effect…
  • May 11

    IRS RELEASES 2018 HEALTH SAVINGS ACCOUNT RATES

    IRS RELEASES 2018 HEALTH SAVINGS ACCOUNT RATES
    The IRS has issued Revenue Procedure 2017-37 which contains the annual inflation-adjusted contribution, deductible and out-of-pocket expense limits for health savings accounts (HSAs) in 2018. Annual contribution limitations, deductibles and…
  • May 8

    NEW FINRA RULE TO PROTECT EXPLOITATION OF THE ELDERLY

    NEW FINRA RULE TO PROTECT EXPLOITATION OF THE ELDERLY
    In an effort to help protect the elderly U.S. population the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) has announced that the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved a new rule and an amendment that are specific to…
Rank this Week: 934