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Securities Lawyer 101

Securities Lawyer 101

Covers securities enforcement, securities law and going public matters. By Hamilton & Associates.

https://www.securitieslawyer101.com/blog/
  • Jan 1

    Going Public Blog l Securities Lawyer 101

    Going Public Blog l Securities Lawyer 101
    Going Public Lawyer  Securities Lawyer 101 Blog Going public is a big step for any company.  The process of “going public” is complex and at times precarious.  While going public offers many benefits it also comes…
  • Jan 1

    Going Public Blog l Securities Lawyer 101

    Going Public Blog l Securities Lawyer 101
      Securities Lawyer 101 Blog Going public is a big step for any company.  The process of “going public” is complex and at times precarious.  While going public offers many benefits it also comes with risks and…
  • Sep 26

    Stock-Trading Whiz Kid and Company Wealthpire Inc. Charged with Fraud

    Stock-Trading Whiz Kid and Company Wealthpire Inc. Charged with Fraud
    Going Public LawyerOn September 13, 2016 he Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) announced that self-proclaimed “stock trading whiz kid” Manuel Jesus and his stock newsletter company in Los Angeles have…
Rank this Week: 60

Institutional Investor Securities…

Institutional Investor Securities Blog

Covers investment fraud involving auction-rate securities, credit rating agencies, hedge funds and mortgage-backed securities. By Shepherd Smith Edwards & Kantas.

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

    SEC’s Report Evaluates The Definition of An Accredited Investor

    SEC’s Report Evaluates The Definition of An Accredited Investor
    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has put out a report assessing the definition of who qualifies as an accredited investor. The 2010 Dodd-Frank Act mandates that this definition be reevaluated every four years. Accredited…
  • Dec 29

    Wells Fargo Sued by Commerz Bank in Mortgage-Backed Securities Case

    Wells Fargo Sued by Commerz Bank in Mortgage-Backed Securities Case
    Commerzbank is suing Wells Fargo (WFC) for losses sustained on failed mortgage-backed securities (MBS). The German finance firm claims the California lending giant did not properly supervise MBS during the housing bubble, which Commerzbank…
  • Sep 21

    Hedge Fund Manager Faces SEC Charges For Insider Trading

    Hedge Fund Manager Faces SEC Charges For Insider Trading
    The SEC has filed insider trading civil charges against Leon G. Cooperman and his Omega Advisors. According to the regulator, the hedge fund manager made illicit profits when he bought Atlas Pipeline Partners  securities right before it…
Rank this Week: 625

Stock Broker Fraud Blog

Stock Broker Fraud Blog

Covers broker fraud, investor fraud, marketing timing, and securities fraud. By Shepherd Smith Edwards & Kantas.

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

    Puerto Rico Will Make $330M in Bond Payments, Defaults on About $37M

    Puerto Rico Will Make $330M in Bond Payments, Defaults on About $37M
    The U.S. Commonwealth of Puerto Rico will pay about $330 million of what it owes on general obligation bonds, while defaulting on bonds of approximately $37 million that are mostly owed to the Puerto Rico Infrastructure Financing Authority…
  • Dec 26

    Man Released from Prison Faces New Fraud Charges in $11M Investor Stock Scam

    Man Released from Prison Faces New Fraud Charges in $11M Investor Stock Scam
    The Securities and Exchange Commission is charging Edward Durante with bilking investors once again. Durante, who already served a 10-year sentence for a previous securities fraud conviction, is accused of using different aliases to defraud…
  • Sep 22

    FINRA Sanctions Avenir Financial Group For Fraud

    FINRA Sanctions Avenir Financial Group For Fraud
    The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority has ordered Avenir Financial Group to pay a $229K fine over allegations that the latter engaged in the fraudulent sale of promissory notes and equity interests in the firm. Avenir is suspended from…
Rank this Week: 221

The Virtual Attorney Blog

The Virtual Attorney Blog

Covers estate planning and business law. By Michael Brennan.

http://thevirtualattorney.com/blog
  • Sep 30

    New Overtime Rules Set to Affect Many Small Businesse

    New Overtime Rules Set to Affect Many Small Businesse
    Overtime protections were first put into place by the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, and established the general standard that workers be paid time-and-a-half for any hours worked over 40 hours in a week.  In general, all hourly…
  • Aug 30

    Unpaid Interns-- Ideal but Risky for Business Owner

    Unpaid Interns-- Ideal but Risky for Business Owner
    An ever-popular method for small businesses to acquire some extra—albeit temporary—hands on deck is to hire interns. Typically college students with similar career aspirations are eager to gain some real life experience, or at…
  • Jul 25

    Employee or Independent Contractor? Misclassification Can Be Costly

    Employee or Independent Contractor? Misclassification Can Be Costly
    The prospect of hiring workers, while exciting, can be intimidating to new business owners, Employment law can be a confusing and time-consuming minefield, and the consequences of making a mistake can range from costly to financially…
Rank this Week: 908

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/
  • Sep 27

    Daniel Bernstine

    Daniel Bernstine
    I was sorry to hear that Daniel Bernstine, a former dean of the University of Wisconsin Law School, later president of Portland State University, and most recently head of the LSAC, passed away recently. One moving article about his life...
  • Sep 27

    Schultze Stepping into Faculty Lounge

    Schultze Stepping into Faculty Lounge
    I'm delighted to report that Louis Schulze, Assistant Dean and Professor of Academic Support at Florida International University College of Law in Miami, Florida, is stepping into the lounge to sit with us for a spell. He has taught in...
  • Sep 27

    CFP: War In The 21st Century: Cyberterrorism, Cybersecurity & The Law Of War

    CFP: War In The 21st Century: Cyberterrorism, Cybersecurity & The Law Of War
    This just in: The Penn State Journal of Law & International Affairs (“JLIA”) is currently inviting submissions for the upcoming publication “War in the 21st Century: Cyberterrorism, Cybersecurity, and the Law of War.” Submissions…
Rank this Week: 242

On the Record

On the Record

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

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

    Weinberg Foundation awards $500K in grants, with a twist

    Weinberg Foundation awards $500K in grants, with a twist
    The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation gives out roughly $100 million in grants each year. On Tuesday, the Baltimore foundation gave out $500,000 in grants but in a unique way – the foundation let 25 employees each present a $20,000…
  • Sep 27

    Medical pot applicant plans to sue over lack of diversity

    Medical pot applicant plans to sue over lack of diversity
    ANNAPOLIS — An applicant for a license to grow medical marijuana in Maryland plans to sue a state commission for allegedly failing to consider racial diversity when the panel named the top 15 finalists.John Pica, who is co-counsel for…
  • Sep 27

    Md. legislative panel considers review of lottery contract

    Md. legislative panel considers review of lottery contract
    A dispute over a new lucrative contract for lottery services in Maryland could land in front of a legislative committee even as the losing bidders have filed formal appeals with a state administrative board. Sen. Nancy King, D-Montgomery and…
Rank this Week: 40

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: 640

Bankruptcy News & Analysis

Bankruptcy News & Analysis

Covers Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases.

http://chapter11cases.com/
Rank this Week: 9

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/
  • Sep 27

    REZONING ST JOHN TERMINAL

    REZONING ST JOHN TERMINAL
    City Planning Commission Holds Hearing on St. John Terminal Rezoning Image Credit: Hudson River Park Trust The proposed rezoning would permit the development of four mixed-use buildings and one commercial building across the street…
  • Sep 27

    UNHAPPY WITH OUR HEALTHCARE SYSTEM

    UNHAPPY WITH OUR HEALTHCARE SYSTEM
    Americans' Satisfaction With Healthcare System Edges Down by Zac Auter Story Highlights 65% of Americans satisfied with healthcare system, down from 67% in 2014 Americans with government health plans most…
  • Sep 27

    ELIMINATING FOOD WASTE

    ELIMINATING FOOD WASTE
    Project to reduce food waste in restaurant and canteen kitchens Every year in Finland, around 80 million kilos of food produced by restaurants and other professional kitchens ends up being thrown away. This amounts to around 15kg per…
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: 10

Patently-O

Patently-O

Covers patents, claim drafting tips, patent cases, patent legislation and patent prosecution. By Dennis Crouch.

http://patentlyo.com/patent
  • Sep 27

    Ethicon v. Covidien: Delegation of Institution Decisions to the PTAB

    Ethicon v. Covidien: Delegation of Institution Decisions to the PTAB
    Ethicon has filed its expected petition for writ of certiorari challenging the USPTO’s delegation of IPR Institution Decisions to the Patent Trial and Appeal Board.  I wrote about the case earlier: Crouch, What Powers Can the…
  • Sep 27

    RMail: Is Eligibility a Proper Litigation Defense?

    RMail: Is Eligibility a Proper Litigation Defense?
    Thus far, the Federal Circuit has successfully ducked any direct holding on whether eligibility under 35 U.S.C. 101 is a “condition of patentability” or a proper invalidity defenes.  Professor Hricik and…
  • Sep 26

    Affinity II: Who Has the Burden for Alice Step II?

    Affinity II: Who Has the Burden for Alice Step II?
    by Dennis Crouch A few days ago I wrote about the Federal Circuit decision in Affinity Labs. v. DirecTV  affirming that Affinity’s U.S. Patent No. 8,688,085 claims an ineligible abstract idea rather than a…
Rank this Week: 132

Law & Humanities Blog

Law & Humanities Blog

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

http://lawlit.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 108

The Art Law Blog

The Art Law Blog

By Donn Zaretsky.

http://theartlawblog.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 230

Securities Law Blog

Securities Law Blog

Features news, commentary and thoughts on the law of the securities markets. By Mark Astarita.

http://seclaw.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 27

    SEC to Hold Forum to Discuss Fintech Innovation in the Financial Services Industry

    SEC to Hold Forum to Discuss Fintech Innovation in the Financial Services Industry
    The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced it will host a public forum to discuss financial technology (Fintech) innovation in the financial services industry.  The forum is designed to foster greater collaboration and…
  • Sep 27

    Oil Services Company Paying $140 Million Penalty for Accounting Fraud

    Oil Services Company Paying $140 Million Penalty for Accounting Fraud
    The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that oil services company Weatherford International has agreed to pay a $140 million penalty to settle charges that it inflated earnings by using deceptive income tax accounting. …
  • Sep 26

    SEC Charges CEO and Boiler Room Operator With Fraud

    SEC Charges CEO and Boiler Room Operator With Fraud
    The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged a former microcap company CEO and a boiler room operator with defrauding seniors and others who were pressured to invest in a pair of penny stock companies and promised lucrative…
Rank this Week: 247

ImmigrationProf Blog

ImmigrationProf Blog

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

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

    DACA Outreach to San Diego's Filipino Immigrant Communitie

    DACA Outreach to San Diego's Filipino Immigrant Communitie
    The San Diego Union Tribune writes about one nonprofit organization's efforts to reach DACA-eligible members of the Filipino community in San Diego. The article describes Alliance San Diego's outreach to Filipino and other Asian immigrants,…
  • Sep 27

    FOIA Analysis by Marshall Project Casts Doubt on "Felons, Not Families" Narrative

    FOIA Analysis by Marshall Project Casts Doubt on "Felons, Not Families" Narrative
    "Felons, not families," said President Obama in his November 2014 speech outlining the Administration's prosecutorial discretion policies in immigration. But data obtained under the Freedom of Information Act by the Marshall Project…
  • Sep 27

    Immprofs at CSLSA

    Immprofs at CSLSA
    Immprofs Elias and Jeffries This past weekend the University of North Dakota School of Law was privileged to host the annual Central States Law Schools Association conference. CSLSA is a generalist conference, yet it still managed to secure…
Rank this Week: 56

Balkinization

Balkinization

By Yale Law School Professor Jack M. Balkin.

http://balkin.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 27

    JeffreyToobin, "In the Balance"

    JeffreyToobin, "In the Balance"
    From this week's New Yorker: Jeffrey Toobin, "In the Balance," http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/10/03/in-the-balance -- "A liberal majority on the Court would present a particular dilemma for the Chief Justice. Roberts’s voting…
  • Sep 26

    Presidential Tax Returns and the Constitution

    Presidential Tax Returns and the Constitution
    A significant criticism of Donald Trump is that he has not released his tax returns (which I'm sure are amazing and fantastic if only we could see them). There has been a convention in recent decades that presidential candidates should…
  • Sep 23

    A Perfect Constitutional Storm

    A Perfect Constitutional Storm
    Events of the past decade (should) have made us aware that low-probability events can, nonetheless, take place and test the resilience of systems, whether US banking or levees in New Orleans, that essentially translate "low-probabity" into…
Rank this Week: 648

Workplace Class Action Blog

Workplace Class Action Blog

Covers class action litigation issues, including class certification, discovery and defense strategies. By Seyfarth Shaw LLP.

http://www.workplaceclassaction.com/
Rank this Week: 654

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/
  • Sep 27

    SCP/Swinburne controversy, redux

    SCP/Swinburne controversy, redux
    Now there's a letter calling for the SCP to apologize to Professor Swinburne! (Earlier post for context.) If anyone hears of a letter from SAF members calling for an apology to Prof. Shelby, please let me know.
  • Sep 27

    Best PhD Programs for Philosophy of Mind for 2016-17

    Best PhD Programs for Philosophy of Mind for 2016-17
    Following up on this post, and once again taking account of faculty changes since the fall 2014 PGR, here's an attempted update of the top (3.5 or higher) programs for philosophy of mind for 2016-17, again by rough "clusters" of...
  • Sep 27

    Debate post-mortem...

    Debate post-mortem...
    ...from data maven Nate Silver. I didn't watch it, so have no comment at all! I hope Silver is right. UPDATE: And see this from a right-wing columnist at the New York Post. AND ANOTHER complete with transcriptions of Dopey...
Rank this Week: 664

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

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/
  • Sep 27

    Replacing Outdated Identifiers of Race, Ethnicity, Sexual Orientation, Religion, Disability & Challenge, etc.

    Replacing Outdated Identifiers of Race, Ethnicity, Sexual Orientation, Religion, Disability & Challenge, etc.
    In a column in the Journal of the Missouri Bar (here), Professor Douglas Abrams writes: On May 20, 2016, President Barack Obama signed H.R. 4238, which the Senate and the House of Representatives had each passed unanimously. The bipartisan…
  • Sep 27

    Government Lawyers Don’t Understand the Internet

    Government Lawyers Don’t Understand the Internet
    So says Garrett M. Graff, the former editor of Politico Magazine, and a leading authority on national security, technology and politics. From the Washington Post: Whether it’s high-level physics research or the technology of our daily…
  • Sep 27

    The Humanities in the Law School Curriculum: Courtship and Consummation

    The Humanities in the Law School Curriculum: Courtship and Consummation
    The Humanities in the Law School Curriculum: Courtship and Consummation by Linda H. Edwards. "Today the humanities occupy a small corner of the law school curriculum. Might they instead become a more vibrant partner in legal education?…
Rank this Week: 842

Work Comp Roundup

Work Comp Roundup

Covers workers' compensation cost containment techniques and strategies.

http://reduceyourworkerscomp.com/
  • Sep 27

    Paul Revere, Workers Compensation, and The Tipping Point

    Paul Revere, Workers Compensation, and The Tipping Point
    “One if by land and two if by sea,” April 18th 1775, Paul Revere was sent on a midnight ride to notify John Hancock and Samuel Adams that the British were coming. He was also tasked with notifying the countryside to be prepared…
  • Sep 27

    Washington State Employer Hit for Repeated Safety Violation

    Washington State Employer Hit for Repeated Safety Violation
    Repeated serious safety violations have resulted in a serious workplace injury and in a large fine for a potato processer in Warden, Wash.   Washington Potato Company was cited for five repeat-serious and three repeat-general violations,…
  • Sep 26

    Buyer Beware – 5 Things To Know About Lowest Work Comp Bidder

    Buyer Beware – 5 Things To Know About Lowest Work Comp Bidder
    Resist the temptation to sacrifice great service for cheap workers comp insurance. It is certainly good business to watch the bottom line, but you must find a balance between cost and great service. Everyone watches the bottom line…
Rank this Week: 651

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof…

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof Blog

By Gerry W. Beyer.

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

    New York Allows People to Be Buried with Their Pet

    New York Allows People to Be Buried with Their Pet
    New York is now allowing pet owners to be buried with the cremated remains of their pet. Governor Cuomo signed the proposal into law on Monday. Cemeteries do not have to offer the option, and religious cemeteries are forbidden from...
  • Sep 27

    Article on Beneficiaries Modifying Irrevocable Trust

    Article on Beneficiaries Modifying Irrevocable Trust
    Bradley E.S. Fogel recently published an Article entitled, Terminating or Modifying Irrevocable Trusts by Consent of the Beneficiaries – A Proposal to Respect the Primacy of the Settlor’s Intent, 50 Real Prop. Tr. & Est. L.J. 337…
  • Sep 26

    Book on Mediation for Estate Planner

    Book on Mediation for Estate Planner
    Susan N. Gary recently published a book entitled, Mediation for Estate Planners: Managing Family Conflict (2016). Provided below is a summary of the book: This book represents an important new resource for attorneys to assist clients in…
Rank this Week: 80

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: 99

Drug Injury Watch

Drug Injury Watch

Site provides developing information about prescription drug side effects as well as up-to-date news from the legal, medical, FDA, and pharmaceutical sectors. From attorney Thomas J. Lamb.

http://www.drug-injury.com/druginjurycom/
Rank this Week: 525

New York Injury Lawyers Blog

New York Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers injury and accident case updates and news. Published By New York injury firm Gallivan & Gallivan.

http://www.newyorkinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Sep 27

    Comptroller’s Office Audits Westchester Medical Center

    Comptroller’s Office Audits Westchester Medical Center
    An audit of Westchester Medical Center (WMC) found company executives were paid millions of dollars in bonuses between 20013 and 2015. State Comptroller, Thomas DiNapoli’s office found that $4.6 million dollars were to paid to 18…
  • Sep 1

    CMS Releases First Hospital Report Card

    CMS Releases First Hospital Report Card
    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released their new hospital grading system in July, called the Overall Hospital Quality Star Rating. The system rates hospitals in a way similar to movie theater ratings…
  • Aug 30

    NY Hospitals Receive Failing Grades from Federal Government; Coney Island Gets One Star Rating

    NY Hospitals Receive Failing Grades from Federal Government; Coney Island Gets One Star Rating
    Coney Island Hospital (CIH) received a one-star rating on The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid’s (CMS) new rating system, after city officials boldly defended the facilities quality of care. The CMS released their first report card…
Rank this Week: 716

Hill & Ponton Blog

Hill & Ponton Blog

Covers social security and veterans disability law.

http://www.hillandponton.com/blog/
  • Sep 27

    Video Blog – Agent Orange and Neuropathy

    Video Blog – Agent Orange and Neuropathy
    Matthew Hill: Hello and welcome to the Hill and Ponton video blog. I’m Mathew Hill. Carol Ponton: I’m Carol Ponton. Matthew Hill: Today we’re going to talk to you about Agent Orange and peripheral neuropathy. This is…
  • Sep 23

    Combat Related Special Compensation (CRSC):  Do You Qualify?  How Do You Apply?

    Combat Related Special Compensation (CRSC):  Do You Qualify?  How Do You Apply?
    While our firm does not handle military or VA pension claims, we are often asked about these benefits.  As the old saying goes, “knowledge is power.”  It is my hope this post will help to arm you with the information…
  • Sep 22

    When am I ready to hire an Attorney?

    When am I ready to hire an Attorney?
    One would think you can hire an attorney the minute you realize you don’t have any benefits or compensation that is rightfully deserved, but that’s not quite the case. In order for you to hire an attorney for VA benefits and…
Rank this Week: 859

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/
  • Sep 27

    Letter from Rep. Adam Smith in Opposition to JASTA

    Letter from Rep. Adam Smith in Opposition to JASTA
    Representative Adam Smith (D-WA), ranking member of the House Armed Services Committee, has written the following letter in opposition to JASTA. President Obama vetoed the bill on Friday, September 23rd, and the Senate is set to vote to…
  • Sep 27

    Today's Headlines and Commentary

    Today's Headlines and Commentary
    Russian and Syrian airstrikes on Aleppo continue following the collapse of the ceasefire agreement last week, reports the Wall Street Journal. The aerial bombardment may have been accompanied by a ground offensive: Syrian state-run media…
  • Sep 27

    National Security Highlights from the First Presidential Debate

    National Security Highlights from the First Presidential Debate
    The much-anticipated debut debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump took place on Monday night at Hofstra University. In a conversation moderated by NBC’s Lester Holt, the candidates began by discussing economic issues and race…
Rank this Week: 126

Consumer Law & Policy Blog

Consumer Law & Policy Blog

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

http://pubcit.typepad.com/clpblog/
Rank this Week: 628

The Indiana Law Blog

The Indiana Law Blog

Covers Indiana law, as well as interesting developments in law and government. By Marcia Oddi.

http://indianalawblog.com/
Rank this Week: 48

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: 5

New Jersey Senate Republicans

New Jersey Senate Republicans

Provides legislative support to teh Republican senators in the Legislature of the State of New Jersey.

http://pipes.yahoo.com/pipes/pipe.info?_id=Rr9IF0xl3RGXd835_w6H4A
Rank this Week: 555

Whistleblower Lawyer News

Whistleblower Lawyer News

Covers whistleblower and government law. By Law Offices of Jeffrey A. Newman & Associates.

http://www.whistleblowerlawyernews.com/
Rank this Week: 356

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/
  • Sep 27

    Single Vehicle Accident

    Single Vehicle Accident
    Single Vehicle Accidents Single Vehicle Accidents Single Vehicle Accidents I'm Ed Smith, a Benicia auto accident attorney. If you or a loved one have been involved in a single vehicle auto accident, it's likely that an auto insurance and…
  • Sep 27

    Treadmills and Traumatic Brain Injurie

    Treadmills and Traumatic Brain Injurie
    Treadmills and Traumatic Brain Injuries Treadmills and Traumatic Brain Injuries Treadmills and Traumatic Brain Injuries I'm Ed Smith, a Sacramento traumatic brain injury attorney. Most of us think of going to the gym as one of the best…
  • Sep 27

    Wrong Way Driver Kills Two on Motorcycle

    Wrong Way Driver Kills Two on Motorcycle
    Wrong Way Driver Kills Two on Motorcycle Wrong Way Driver Kills Two on Motorcycle Wrong Way Driver Kills Two on Motorcycle Two people riding on a motorcycle were stuck and killed by a motorist on the morning of Monday, September 26, 2016. …
Rank this Week: 328

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/
  • Sep 27

    Evalúan resistencia sísmica de muro

    Evalúan resistencia sísmica de muro
    Coquimatlán, Colima. 29 de agosto de 2016 (Agencia Informativa Conacyt).- Con la finalidad de prevenir los daños que ocasionan los sismos en las viviendas, en el Laboratorio de Experimentación y Modelación…
  • Sep 27

    Mexicano en GB profundiza en uso de células dentales para regeneración auditiva

    Mexicano en GB profundiza en uso de células dentales para regeneración auditiva
    Se busca a futuro que el método sea utilizado el tratamiento a otros padecimientos La sordera es un padecimiento en el que la capacidad auditiva disminuye o desaparece; actualmente existen pocos procedimientos para tratarla, ya que…
  • Sep 27

    Innovan exoesqueleto “desarmable” e “inteligente” para rehabilitación de zonas específicas del cuerpo

    Innovan exoesqueleto “desarmable” e “inteligente” para rehabilitación de zonas específicas del cuerpo
    Para cumplir sus tareas, el traje robótico emplea inteligencia artificial y realidad aumentada Los exoesqueletos son estructuras mecánicas aplicadas al organismo de manera externa y entre sus funciones está el mejorar el…
Rank this Week: 748

Cultural Heritage Lawyer

Cultural Heritage Lawyer

Covers cultural heritage law and policy topics. By Ricardo A. St. Hilaire.

http://culturalheritagelawyer.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 27

    ICC Sentences War Criminal to Prison for Destroying Timbuktu Heritage [VIDEO]

    ICC Sentences War Criminal to Prison for Destroying Timbuktu Heritage [VIDEO]
    In a landmark decision, today the International Criminal Court (ICC) handed down a nine year prison sentence in the matter of The Prosecutor v. Ahmad Al Faqi Al Mahdi, the first war crimes case specifically focused on the destruction of…
  • Sep 18

    Protecting Cultural Heritage by Revising the Customs Entry Form

    Protecting Cultural Heritage by Revising the Customs Entry Form
    Customs Entry Form 6059BWhen people become aware of the rampant looting, smuggling, and destruction of cultural property, they show concern about preserving humanity's shared cultural heritage. And when U.S. Customs and Border Protection…
  • Aug 22

    One Side of the Coin: ACCG Re-Argues Previously Decided Legal Issues in Baltimore Test Case

    One Side of the Coin: ACCG Re-Argues Previously Decided Legal Issues in Baltimore Test Case
    Some of the ancient coins in dispute in U.S. v. 3 Knife-Shaped Coins.Court decisions in 2014 and 2015 rejected the Ancient Coin Collectors Guild’s (ACCG) demand to revisit legal issues already quashed by the courts in the…
Rank this Week: 539

Constitutionalism & Democracy

Constitutionalism & Democracy

A law blog by Albany Law School Professor Stephen Gottlieb and Associate Dean for Research and Scholarship James Gathii

http://constitutionalismanddemocracy.wordpress.com/
  • Sep 27

    Hilary

    Hilary
    I’ve been traveling and so I’m playing catch up. But I was shocked at the reactions I heard to Hilary’s illness. I expected people to do what we do when most people get sick – wish her well and hope she can get over it…
  • Sep 20

    The Bully in the Debate

    The Bully in the Debate
    People keep saying that Hilary will destroy Donald in debate. But I’m concerned. I’m bothered by the memory of one exchange between Bush and Gore in one of the presidential debates in 2000. When Gore confronted Bush with the math…
  • Sep 13

    Democracy and Compromise

    Democracy and Compromise
    Since Obama’s election, congressional Republicans and their Tea Party challengers made Obama’s defeat their overriding goal, and when they couldn’t do that, they did everything they could to make him seem like a total…
Rank this Week: 687

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/
  • Sep 27

    [Ilya Somin] Trump and the Second Amendment

    [Ilya Somin] Trump and the Second Amendment
    At last night’s presidential debate Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton made all kinds of attacks on each other. But on one notable issue, they were in complete agreement: they both think people on the federal government’s “no…
  • Sep 27

    [Orin Kerr] Government ‘hacking’ and the Playpen search warrant

    [Orin Kerr] Government ‘hacking’ and the Playpen search warrant
    (Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg) In recent months, over a dozen district courts have handed down divided opinions on the legality of a single search warrant that was used to search the computers of many visitors to a child pornography website. The…
  • Sep 27

    [Sasha Volokh] How flexible is the “California Rule” for public-employee pensions?

    [Sasha Volokh] How flexible is the “California Rule” for public-employee pensions?
    Readers of this blog may be familiar with my posts about constitutional protection for public-employee pensions, in particular the special California constitutional-law doctrine, called the “California Rule”, that’s very…
Rank this Week: 6

ACSBlog

ACSBlog

Covers progressive law and policy issues, with a focus on constitutional issues. From the American Constitution Society for Law and Policy.

http://www.acslaw.org/acsblog
  • Sep 27

    Seeking Alternatives to the Deadly Use of Force

    Seeking Alternatives to the Deadly Use of Force
    by Christopher DurocherAs with so many fatal police shootings that have gripped the nation’s attention in recent years, there is much we do not know and may never know, about the circumstances surrounding the deaths of Keith Lamont…
  • Sep 27

    Footnote 7 and the Clean Power Plan

    Footnote 7 and the Clean Power Plan
    In February, the Supreme Court of the United States stayed implementation of the Clean Power Plan, which provides the EPA with its best chance to cut future greenhouse gas emissions. On Tuesday, Sept. 27, the United State Court of Appeals for…
  • Sep 27

    Effective Action = Reasonable Interpretation: The Need to Protect US Cities and Communities from Climate Change Impacts Supports the Legality of the Clean Power Plan

    Effective Action = Reasonable Interpretation: The Need to Protect US Cities and Communities from Climate Change Impacts Supports the Legality of the Clean Power Plan
    In February, the Supreme Court of the United States stayed implementation of the Clean Power Plan, which provides the EPA with its best chance to cut future greenhouse gas emissions. On Tuesday, Sept. 27, the United State Court of Appeals for…
Rank this Week: 359

JURIST - Paper Chase

JURIST - Paper Chase

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

http://www.jurist.org/paperchase/
  • Sep 27

    Shareholders file suit against Wells Fargo

    Shareholders file suit against Wells Fargo
    Wells Fargo [corporate website] shareholders on Monday filed [press release] suit against the banking conglomerate over their allegedly deceptive sales practices. The suit [complaint, PDF], filed in the US District Court for the Northern…
  • Sep 27

    Brazil police arrest former minister in corruption probe

    Brazil police arrest former minister in corruption probe
    The Federal Police of Brazil [official website, in Portuguese] on Monday arrested [press release, in Portuguese] former finance minister Antonio Palocci in connection with an ongoing corruption probe. The former minister is accused of being…
  • Sep 27

    Colombia signs peace agreement with FARC rebel

    Colombia signs peace agreement with FARC rebel
    The Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) signed a peace agreement [text, in Spanish] on Monday that ends a more than 50-year conflict. The agreement was finalized [JURIST report] in August after four…
Rank this Week: 11

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/
  • Sep 27

    Oosterhuis & Loughnan on Historical Perspectives on Forensic Psychiatry

    Oosterhuis & Loughnan on Historical Perspectives on Forensic Psychiatry
    Harry Oosterhuis and Arlie Loughnan (Maastricht University - Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences and University of Sydney - Faculty of Law) have posted Madness and Crime: Historical Perspectives on Forensic Psychiatry (International Journal…
  • Sep 27

    Lieblich & Shinar on Police Militarization

    Lieblich & Shinar on Police Militarization
    Eliav Lieblich and Adam Shinar (Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah - Radzyner School of Law) have posted The Case Against Police Militarization on SSRN. Here is the abstract: The police…
  • Sep 27

    Harmon on Legal Control of the Police

    Harmon on Legal Control of the Police
    Rachel Harmon (University of Virginia School of Law) has posted Legal Control of the Police (in 6 Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice 2898 (Gerben Bruinsma & David Weisburd eds., 2014)) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: This…
Rank this Week: 74

Law & Disorder

Law & Disorder

The Art of Technology

http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/
Rank this Week: 78

Law Blog

Law Blog

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

http://blogs.wsj.com/law
Rank this Week: 66

EvidenceProf Blog

EvidenceProf Blog

Edited by Colin Miller, Jeffrey Bellin and Ben Trachtenberg.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/evidenceprof/
Rank this Week: 951

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/
  • Sep 27

    Simons on Hellman on Discrimination

    Simons on Hellman on Discrimination
    Kenneth W. Simons (University of California, Irvine School of Law) has posted Discrimination is a Comparative Injustice: A Reply to Hellman (Virginia Law Review Online, Vol. 102, July 2016, pp. 85-100) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: In Two…
  • Sep 27

    Goldberg & Zipursky on the Supreme Court & the Common Law of Tort

    Goldberg & Zipursky on the Supreme Court & the Common Law of Tort
    John C. P. Goldberg and Benjamin C. Zipursky (Harvard Law School and Fordham University School of Law) has posted The Supreme Court's Stealth Return to the Common Law of Torts on SSRN. Here is the abstract: In its famous 1938...
  • Sep 27

    Albert on Revision versus Amendment of Constitution

    Albert on Revision versus Amendment of Constitution
    Richard Albert (Boston College - Law School) has posted Amendment and Revision in the Unmaking of Constitutions (Richard Albert, "Amendment and Revision in the Unmaking of Constitutions" in Edward Elgar Handbook on Comparative…
Rank this Week: 21

InsureBlog

InsureBlog

Covers insurance news.

http://insureblog.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 27

    It's only money [UPDATED]

    It's only money [UPDATED]
    [Scroll down for update] The ostensibly toothless Individual Mandate seems to have hit more people in '14 than previously reported.A lot more:"[A]bout 560,000 more taxpayers paid about $200 million more in penalties than was previously…
  • Sep 27

    Is there a future for private insurance exchanges?

    Is there a future for private insurance exchanges?
    The collapse of most Obamacare exchanges has captured the attention of the media in recent months.  This may explain the lack of news about private exchanges.  Private exchanges have not exactly caught fire, but they have not…
  • Sep 26

    More 3000% Rate Decrease

    More 3000% Rate Decrease
    Once more, with gusto:Just got in another batch of renewals on some of my Grandmothered and Grandfathered plans. Sally, for example, has a $3,000 deductible, HSA-compliant plan with no co-insurance. Her current rate of $384 a month is…
Rank this Week: 443