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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: 609

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…
  • Jan 23

    SEC Final Judgment Entered Against Graduate Leverage

    SEC Final Judgment Entered Against Graduate Leverage
    Going Public LawyerOn December 23, 2016, the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts entered final judgments against Graduate Leverage, LLC, GL Capital Partners, LLC, GL Investment Services, LLC, Taft Financial…
Rank this Week: 490

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
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  • May 3

    Cradle to Kindergarten

    Cradle to Kindergarten
    No description is available at this time.
Rank this Week: 850

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/
  • Oct 22

    Gonzoid Specimen # 1 from Duke Chanticleer 1975

    Gonzoid Specimen # 1 from Duke Chanticleer 1975
    Duke Chronicle piece 10/22/74 Duke Chanticleer piece August 1975 Original WAC/P? blog post 10/22/16 People don't want to accept that about themselves, that they're part of the general rot, and they react to that angrily, which is a very…
  • May 27

    Amarcord ("I remember")

    Amarcord ("I remember")
    Below is a poster for the movie Amarcord, a comedy by Federico Fellini released in 1973. Through the eyes of a teenage boy named Titta, director Fellini looks back at his own childhood growing up in a village in 1930s...
  • May 25

    GenY

    GenY
    Millenials are the New Nadir in Human Garbage. Make The Irish look classy-smart-responsible. GenYs shouldn't have kids, jobs and especially pets....
Rank this Week: 163

JURIST - Paper Chase

JURIST - Paper Chase

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

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

    France announces law to eliminate prison terms for marijuana usage

    France announces law to eliminate prison terms for marijuana usage
    [JURIST] The government of France, under its newly elected president Emmanuel Macron [official website], announced its intention on Friday to introduce [Inquirer.Net report] a law ending prison terms for marijuana usage by the end of the…
  • May 27

    North Carolina Governor sues state legislators over limitations on executive power

    North Carolina Governor sues state legislators over limitations on executive power
    North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper [official website] filed a new suit [AP report] against Republican state legislators on Friday challenging laws, which allegedly unconstitutionally limit his power to appoint appeals court judges and members…
  • May 27

    Maryland Governor vetoes Ban the Box college-application bill

    Maryland Governor vetoes Ban the Box college-application bill
    Maryland Governor Larry Hogan [official website] vetoed [WP report] a bill on Friday that would have barred colleges from inquiring about applicants criminal history. Senate Bill 543 [text, PDF], also called the Maryland Fair Access to…
Rank this Week: 4

How Appealing

How Appealing

Covers appellate litigation. By Howard J. Bashman.

http://howappealing.abovethelaw.com
Rank this Week: 13

Idaho State Police News and…

Idaho State Police News and Information Blog

Covers news releases and other items of interest. By the Idaho State Police.

http://idahostatepolice.blogspot.com/
  • May 27

    ** UPDATE** Crash Blocking Eastbound I-84 at the 173 off ramp

    ** UPDATE** Crash Blocking Eastbound I-84 at the 173 off ramp
    IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer DO NOT REPLY --------------------------------------------------------------------------- IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID…
  • May 27

    Crash Blocking Eastbound I-84 at the 173 off ramp

    Crash Blocking Eastbound I-84 at the 173 off ramp
    IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer DO NOT REPLY --------------------------------------------------------------------------- IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID…
  • May 27

    Donnelly Man Injured in Single Vehicle Crash

    Donnelly Man Injured in Single Vehicle Crash
    IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer DO NOT REPLY --------------------------------------------------------------------------- IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr.,…
Rank this Week: 54

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

Concurring Opinions

Concurring Opinions

Group blog with a broad emphasis on legal topics. By Professors Daniel J. Solove, Kaimipono Wenger, Dave Hoffman, Frank Pasquale, Deven Desai, Danielle Citron, Lawrence Cunningham, Sarah Waldeck, Jaya Ramji-Nogales, Solangel Maldonado and Gerard Magliocca.

http://www.concurringopinions.com
  • May 27

    An Introduction to “Rural-Proofing,” and Why We’re Unlikely to Implement It in the U.S.

    An Introduction to “Rural-Proofing,” and Why We’re Unlikely to Implement It in the U.S.
    I learned about the concept and practice of “rural-proofing” on my first trip down under, in 2010. It’s a term Aussie law- and policy-makers use regularly–especially at places like the Rural and Regional Law and…
  • May 27

    The Meaning of Patriotism

    The Meaning of Patriotism
    Last fall, I began reading Hillbilly Elegy. I wanted to see how the author, J.D. Vance, would deal with the question of class. I was particularly interested to see if his experiences at Yale Law School were anything like mine. They were in…
  • May 24

    FAN 153 (First Amendment News) POLICYed & Richard Epstein Bring Free-Speech Lessons to Digital Media

    FAN 153 (First Amendment News) POLICYed & Richard Epstein Bring Free-Speech Lessons to Digital Media
    If you watch music videos or wild-animal adventures on YouTube, you may come upon a public-service announcement by, yes, Professor Richard Epstein. Well, sort of — he’s the brain power behind an animated and podcast series on…
Rank this Week: 55

Case Clothesed For Fashion Law

Case Clothesed For Fashion Law

Covers trade dress, trademark, design patent and counterfeiting issues in the fashion industry. By New York Law School.

http://www.caseclothesed.com/
Rank this Week: 258

PrawfsBlawg

PrawfsBlawg

By Professors Dan Markel, Ethan J. Leib, Rob Howse, Paul Horwitz, Rick Garnett, Matt Bodie, Steve Vladeck and Orly Lobel.

http://prawfsblawg.blogs.com/prawfsblawg/
  • May 27

    A Benefit of Magnanimity

    A Benefit of Magnanimity
    Our opinions sometimes inform our personal identities. Changing your opinion on some subjects may also require you to change how you self-identify. Changing an opinion on these issues may also cause you to lose your membership in a group. On…
  • May 26

    “Bright Data”  

    “Bright Data”  
    At the core of the rise of data-driven policing is the ability to predict risk. Predictive policing does not actually predict crime, but instead provides a mathematical assessment of heightened risk at certain places or with certain people.…
  • May 25

    Scope of injunction in the 4th Circuit travel ban decision

    Scope of injunction in the 4th Circuit travel ban decision
    The Fourth Circuit divided 10-3 in affirming the district court and enjoining the second travel ban. The court agreed to keep the injunction nationwide, but reversed the part of the injunction that ran against the President personally…
Rank this Week: 42

Food Poison Journal

Food Poison Journal

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

http://www.foodpoisonjournal.com/
  • May 27

    Listeria Recall: Cashew

    Listeria Recall: Cashew
    Hampton Farms is voluntarily recalling Ava’s brand Organic Cashews Roasted & Salted 8 oz. tubs distributed in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and Connecticut. We have been notified by our cashew supplier that the cashews used…
  • May 25

    Boston Restaurants Linked to Salmonella Outbreak

    Boston Restaurants Linked to Salmonella Outbreak
    Two Boston restaurants, both in the same Back Bay building, have been temporarily closed by city health inspectors for multiple cases of Salmonella poisoning. Seven people have reportedly become sick after eating at Back Bay Sandwich and…
  • May 24

    What to know about Botulism

    What to know about Botulism
    What is Botulism Botulism is a rare, life-threatening paralytic illness caused by neurotoxins produced by an anaerobic, gram-positive, spore-forming bacterium, Clostridium botulinum.[1]  Unlike Clostridium perfringens, which…
Rank this Week: 70

Law of the Land

Law of the Land

A blog on land use law and Zoning by Albany Law School Associate Dean and Professor Patricia Salkin.

http://lawoftheland.wordpress.com/
Rank this Week: 516

Poverty Law Prof Blog

Poverty Law Prof Blog

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

http://maximinlaw.wordpress.com
Rank this Week: 509

Althouse

Althouse

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

http://althouse.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 18

Medical Futility

Medical Futility

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

http://medicalfutility.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 177

Inforrm\'s Blog

Inforrm\'s Blog

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

https://inforrm.wordpress.com/
  • May 27

    After the ‘Facebook Files’, the social media giant must be more transparent – Nicolas Suzor

    After the ‘Facebook Files’, the social media giant must be more transparent – Nicolas Suzor
    Most people on Facebook have probably seen something they wish they hadn’t, whether it be violent pictures or racist comments.  How the social media giant decides what is and isn’t acceptable is often a mystery. Internal…
  • May 26

    The Terror News Cycle – Des Freedman

    The Terror News Cycle – Des Freedman
    On the BBC’s Today programme on Wednesday, some nine hours after the horror of the Manchester bombing, Nick Robinson was speaking to Chris Phillips, a counter-terrorism expert. ‘Terrorists don’t care who they kill,’…
  • May 25

    Virtual doorstep: journalists, social media and the victims of tragedy – Glenda Cooper

    Virtual doorstep: journalists, social media and the victims of tragedy – Glenda Cooper
    Some of the most powerful stories about the atrocity in Manchester have been told online: whether pictures of the missing, the videos taken in the aftermath or the hashtags such as #roomformanchester or #acityunited showing the city’s…
Rank this Week: 183

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: 123

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 27

    Top-Ten Recent SSRN Downloads in Criminal Procedure eJournal

    Top-Ten Recent SSRN Downloads in Criminal Procedure eJournal
    are here. The usual disclaimers apply. Rank Downloads Paper Title 1 4,843 Encryption Workarounds Orin S. Kerr and Bruce Schneier The George Washington University Law School and Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet &…
  • May 26

    Sipe on The Sherman Act and Vagueness Doctrine

    Sipe on The Sherman Act and Vagueness Doctrine
    Matthew G. Sipe has posted The Sherman Act and Avoiding Void-for-Vagueness on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Recent Supreme Court jurisprudence has reaffirmed the viability of the void-for-vagueness doctrine, including the use of facial…
  • May 26

    Polinsky & Riskind on Optimal Use of Prison, Parole, and Probation

    Polinsky & Riskind on Optimal Use of Prison, Parole, and Probation
    A. Mitchell Polinsky and Paul N. Riskind (Stanford Law School and Stanford Law School) have posted Deterrence and the Optimal Use of Prison, Parole, and Probation on SSRN. Here is the abstract: In this article we derive the sentence —...
Rank this Week: 35

California Stem Cell Report

California Stem Cell Report

Covers public policy and business issues involving the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine.

http://californiastemcellreport.blogspot.com/
  • May 27

    California Stem Cell Report Going Dark for a Few Day

    California Stem Cell Report Going Dark for a Few Day
    The California Stem Cell Report expects to be offline for perhaps the next five to seven days.The moving home of this web site, the sailing vessel Hopalong, will be making a passage north from Mazatlan into the Sea of Cortez, formally known…
  • May 27

    Full Text: The California Stem Cell Agency's Response on its Accomplishment

    Full Text: The California Stem Cell Agency's Response on its Accomplishment
      Stem Cell Agency's Response to Questions About Its Performance From Capitol Weekly_ the Newspaper of Califo... by DavidJensen on Scribd
  • May 27

    A Longer Look at the Golden State's Stem Cell Research Effort

    A Longer Look at the Golden State's Stem Cell Research Effort
    Here is the overview of the California stem cell agency, published May 23, 2017, on Capitol Weekly and written by yours truly.  California's Stem Cell Agency Confronts Uncertain Future: Capitol Weekly by DavidJensen on Scribd
Rank this Week: 542

Clancco: Art & Law

Clancco: Art & Law

Covers the relationship between art and law with a focus on intellectual property, nonprofit tax-exempt organizations, free speech, and contemporary art. By Sergio Muñoz Sarmiento.

http://clancco.com/wp
  • May 27

    Taryn Simon on Counterfeit Good

    Taryn Simon on Counterfeit Good
    With Contraband (2010), she presents a selection of images from her photographic archive of 1,075 items confiscated by US customs and postal service officials. Simon lived at the airport for an entire week photographing an eclectic array of…
  • May 25

    We Have a License to Use the Work

    We Have a License to Use the Work
    No scuffle here. Jeff Koons has licensed the rights to the Seated Ballerina.
  • May 25

    Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?

    Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?
    Gardner Museum Doubles Reward for Recovery of Stolen Masterpieces.
Rank this Week: 434

ImmigrationProf Blog

ImmigrationProf Blog

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

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

    Most Asian Americans Support Undocumented Immigrant

    Most Asian Americans Support Undocumented Immigrant
    From the Washington Post: Are legal immigrants opposed to undocumented immigration? Recently, a group of first-generation Chinese Americans has made national news by showing up at hearings and objecting vociferously to sanctuary city…
  • May 27

    AAJC Condemns Anti-Muslim Hate Attack in Portland

    AAJC Condemns Anti-Muslim Hate Attack in Portland
    From Asian Americans Advancing Justice: Asian Americans Advancing Justice (Advancing Justice), a national affiliation of five civil rights organizations, releases the following statement in response to yesterday's tragic attack in Portland:…
  • May 27

    Fly the Friendly Skies? ICE Air Operation

    Fly the Friendly Skies? ICE Air Operation
    Photo courtesy of CNN There have been a great many negative stories in the news about horrific experiences on American airlines. Well, here is an airline that might generate nightmares. CNN reports on flights on which the passengers are…
Rank this Week: 14

The Right Coast

The Right Coast

Thoughts from San Diego on law, politics, and culture. By Thomas A. Smith.

http://rightcoast.typepad.com/rightcoast/
Rank this Week: 178

Central New York Injury Lawyer…

Central New York Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers motor vehicle accidents, medical malpractice, and municipal liability. By Michaels & Smolak, P.C.

http://www.centralnewyorkinjurylawyer.com/
  • May 27

    Eleven Years of NY Personal Injury Litigation Boxed Away

    Eleven Years of NY Personal Injury Litigation Boxed Away
    Just in case you were wondering (and I’m sure you were), the photo on the right is what eleven years of litigation looks like.  I have blogged about this case before:  It took me eleven and a half years to finally get justice…
  • May 12

    Big Appellate Win On A Construction Accident Case For Central NY Injury Lawyer

    Big Appellate Win On A Construction Accident Case For Central NY Injury Lawyer
    Pretty proud of this win in the Appellate Division Third Department. A very fine Central New York personal injury lawyer hired us to take an appeal from a Labor Law 240 (“scaffold law”) motion he had lost. The case is called…
  • May 5

    In Memory of Brendan Jackson . . .

    In Memory of Brendan Jackson . . .
    Photo of Brendan Jackson doing the work he loved. Here at Michaels & Smolak we were saddened to learn of the sudden and untimely death of Brendan Jackson, who passed away immediately after finishing the last running segment at the…
Rank this Week: 681

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 27

    Student Loans Just Got More Expensive

    Student Loans Just Got More Expensive
    From Trust Advisor: The U.S. government is raising prices for new student debt, adding hundreds of dollars to the cost of the typical federal college loan. Beginning in July, interest rates on new government loans are set to rise by...
  • May 26

    Tiffany Trump is Going to Georgetown Law

    Tiffany Trump is Going to Georgetown Law
    From JDJournal: President Donald Trump’s youngest daughter, Tiffany, is headed to Georgetown Law. Tiffany, 23, was accepted to the school’s class of 2020 after she graduated from the University of Pennsylvania where she majored in…
  • May 26

    4th Circuit Rejects Trump Travel Ban

    4th Circuit Rejects Trump Travel Ban
    From Time: Donald Trump's administration is pledging a Supreme Court showdown over his travel ban after a federal appeals court ruled that the ban "drips with religious intolerance, animus and discrimination." Citing the president's…
Rank this Week: 503

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/
  • May 27

    Analysis of IRAP v. Trump Part I: The Fourth Circuit’s Reliance on Pre- and Post-Inauguration Statement

    Analysis of IRAP v. Trump Part I: The Fourth Circuit’s Reliance on Pre- and Post-Inauguration Statement
    Reading the Fourth Circuit’s en banc opinion in International Refugee Assistance Project v. Trump, one would think the court’s analysis amounts to routine application of well-settled precedent. But a close…
  • May 27

    The Lawfare Podcast: Bob Bauer on Trump and the White House Counsel

    The Lawfare Podcast: Bob Bauer on Trump and the White House Counsel
    Amidst the hurricane of news coming out of the White House in recent weeks, one question has surfaced again and again: why isn't White House Counsel Don McGahn stopping Donald Trump from doing all this? This week on the podcast, Benjamin…
  • May 27

    The Week that Was: All of Lawfare in One Post

    The Week that Was: All of Lawfare in One Post
    Once again, Lawfare has reached the end of an exhausting week. Andrew Kent kicked off the week with a study of what issues fall under newly-appointed Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s jurisdiction in the Russia probe,…
Rank this Week: 60

Food Safety News

Food Safety News

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

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

    23 tons of beef trimmings recalled for possible adulteration

    23 tons of beef trimmings recalled for possible adulteration
    Bryan, TX – based Readfield Meats, Inc., doing business as Ruffino Meats & Food Service, Saturday recalled  approximately 45,985 pounds of beef trimming products due to possible adulteration, according to the U.S. Department of…
  • May 27

    Hampton Farms recalls organic cashews over Listeria concern

    Hampton Farms recalls organic cashews over Listeria concern
    Ava’s brand Organic Cashews Roasted & Salted 8 oz. tubs distributed in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and Connecticut are being recalled by Hampton Farms after the brand  was  notified by its cashew supplier that the…
  • May 26

    SCORE one for the FDA: Strategic recall efforts paying off

    SCORE one for the FDA: Strategic recall efforts paying off
    Editor’s note: This column was originally published by the Food and Drug Administration as a Voice Blog. We have made dramatic changes in our response to complex, potentially high-risk food safety situations that may be difficult…
Rank this Week: 100

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/
  • May 27

    Es México el país con mayor radiación solar en América

    Es México el país con mayor radiación solar en América
    Boletín de prensa no.250 Ciudad de México, 22 de mayo de 2017 Es México el país con mayor radiación solar en América ·        De acuerdo con la…
  • May 27

    Propician innovación social los Premios CARGRILL-CIMMYT

    Propician innovación social los Premios CARGRILL-CIMMYT
    Boletín de prensa no.239   Propician innovación social los Premios CARGRILL-CIMMYT ·        Alfonso Larqué Saavedra, Silvano Gaxiola y José Moisés…
  • May 27

    Ocupa México cuarto lugar mundial en megadiversidad

    Ocupa México cuarto lugar mundial en megadiversidad
    Boletín de prensa no.247 Ciudad de México, 20 de mayo de 2017 Ocupa México cuarto lugar mundial en megadiversidad  El Segundo Coloquio de Biodiversidad concluyó ayer en el Museo de las Ciencias…
Rank this Week: 577

Ninth Circuit Blog

Ninth Circuit Blog

Provides case summaries and commentary. By Federal Defenders of the Ninth Circuit.

http://circuit9.blogspot.com/
  • May 27

    Case o' The Week: Ninth Dodges Pot, Shot - Davies and Plea Agreement Collateral-Attack Waiver

    Case o' The Week: Ninth Dodges Pot, Shot - Davies and Plea Agreement Collateral-Attack Waiver
      A non-cap habe raises execution issues, in a Section 2241 opinion.  Davies v. Benov, 2017 WL 2125897(9thCir. May 17, 2017), decision available here.Players: Decision by Judge Gould, joined by Judges Wardlaw and Callahan.…
  • May 21

    Case o' The Week: Of Non-Disclose and Oreos - Liew, Brady, and FBI 302 Rough Note

    Case o' The Week: Of Non-Disclose and Oreos - Liew, Brady, and FBI 302 Rough Note
      Remarkably, exculpatory statements were somehow omitted in an FBI 302 (and the agent’s rough notes were never disclosed).   Happily, the government now gets a second bite at the Brady apple.United States v. Liew, 2017 WL…
  • May 18

    Davies v. Benov, No. 15-17256…

    Davies v. Benov, No. 15-17256 (5-17-17)(Gould w/Wardlaw & Callahan).  The petitioner operated medical marijuana dispensaries when he was federally charged with drug trafficking.  He entered into a plea for a 5 year sentence…
Rank this Week: 191

Overlawyered

Overlawyered

Chronicles the high cost of our legal system.

http://overlawyered.com/
  • May 27

    Does the law itself change when a federal agency files an amicus brief?

    Does the law itself change when a federal agency files an amicus brief?
    It might seem dangerous to entrust them with a power like that [Ilya Shapiro and Frank Garrison on Cato certiorari petition in donning and doffing FLSA case DuPont v. Smiley] Tags: administrative law, Supreme Court, wage and hour suits Does…
  • May 27

    “Class-action suit aims to halt Zestimates in Illinois”

    “Class-action suit aims to halt Zestimates in Illinois”
    “A family of northwest suburban builders filed legal action last week to stop Zillow from posting its estimates of the value of Illinois homes. The Zestimates that Zillow posts are misleading and pose as accurate appraisals in violation…
  • May 26

    “The rice industry is furious at the existence of ‘cauliflower rice'”

    “The rice industry is furious at the existence of ‘cauliflower rice'”
    Some in the rice business would like to hang an FDA mislabeling rap on “cauliflower rice” — but not on “rice milk” [Chase Purdy, Quartz] Tags: advertising, competition through regulation, FDA “The rice…
Rank this Week: 25

TaxProf Blog

TaxProf Blog

By Paul L. Caron.

http://taxprof.typepad.com/taxprof_blog/
  • May 27

    This Week's Ten Most Popular TaxProf Blog Post

    This Week's Ten Most Popular TaxProf Blog Post
    GOP Senate Cuts UNC Law School's Budget 30% As Payback To Liberal Faculty (Especially Gene Nichol), Rankings Slide From 20 (1979) To 39 (2017) Private Investigator's Attempt To Obtain Donald Trump's Tax Return Led IRS To Shut Down FAFSA Data…
  • May 27

    Raskolnikov:A Tale of Two Tax Plans — What Trump And Ryan Get Wrong

    Raskolnikov:A Tale of Two Tax Plans — What Trump And Ryan Get Wrong
    Foreign Affairs: A Tale of Two Tax Plans: What Trump and Ryan Get Wrong, by Alex Raskolnikov (Columbia): Republicans have long panned the U.S. tax system; now they have a plan to change it. In fact, two plans. The first comes from Congress,…
  • May 27

    88% Of Law Firms Have 'Chronically Underperforming Lawyers': 'Decreasing Demand For Legal Services Is Endemic In The Profession'

    88% Of Law Firms Have 'Chronically Underperforming Lawyers': 'Decreasing Demand For Legal Services Is Endemic In The Profession'
    ABA Journal, Law Firm Leaders Report Lawyer Oversupply and 'Chronically Underperforming Lawyers': Fifty-two percent of law firm leaders responding to Altman Weil’s Law Firms in Transition Survey said their equity partners are not…
Rank this Week: 22

Dear Rich: Nolo's Patent,…

Dear Rich: Nolo's Patent, Copyright & Trademark Blog

Provides answers to questions about copyright, trademarks and patents.

http://dearrichblog.blogspot.com/
  • May 27

    Can I Use Couture Photos for Wikipedia Entry?

    Can I Use Couture Photos for Wikipedia Entry?
    GEORGE HALLEY -  1968 COTY "WINNIE" AWARDLace Baby Doll Dress with Flower and BowDear Rich: My father was a photographer who at times worked for newspapers and free-lance for himself. He died in 1972 and the works in question were taken…
  • May 13

    Can We Use Ancestry and DNA Information in Book?

    Can We Use Ancestry and DNA Information in Book?
    19th Century imagery used by abolitionist organizations in their efforts to turn northern Americans against slavery. I’m helping two authors with a manuscript about their experiences researching their ancestors who were…
  • Apr 9

    Lyric Writer Wants to License Song

    Lyric Writer Wants to License Song
    Felice and Boudreaux Bryant, cowriters of Bye Bye Love, Wake UpLittle Susie, All I Have to Do Is Dream, Rocky Top, and other great hitsDear Rich: I write song lyrics and about three years ago collaborated by email with a composer. He sent me…
Rank this Week: 492

Patently-O

Patently-O

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

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

    Are Copyright and Patent Overlapping or Mutually Exclusive in Protecting Software Innovations?

    Are Copyright and Patent Overlapping or Mutually Exclusive in Protecting Software Innovations?
    Guest Post by Pamela Samuelson, Berkeley Law School.  Professor Samuelson’s newest article Functionality and Expression in Computer Programs: Refining the Tests for Software Copyright Infringement, is forthcoming in the…
  • May 25

    Patentlyo Bits and Bytes by Anthony McCain

    Patentlyo Bits and Bytes by Anthony McCain
    Gene Quinn: SCOTUS Reverses Federal Circuit In TC Heartland Shawn Knight: Apple And Nokia Settle Intellectual Property Dispute Vera Ranieri: No Evidence That “Stronger” Patents Will Mean More Innovation Donald Zuhn: Biscotti v.…
  • May 25

    Chisum on IPR Initiation

    Chisum on IPR Initiation
    In an email distribution regarding their upcoming Chisum Patent Academy, Don Chisum and Janice Mueller opine on the upcoming Supreme Court case of SAS v. Lee. They write: The Court will address, at least indirectly, the PTO’s…
Rank this Week: 185

New York Public Personnel Law

New York Public Personnel Law

Provides summary and commentary on selected court and administrative decisions and related matters affecting public employers and employees in New York State. By Harvey Randall, Esq.

http://publicpersonnellaw.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 72

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof…

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof Blog

By Gerry W. Beyer.

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

    Laissez-faire Estate Planning

    Laissez-faire Estate Planning
    More than half of Americans do not have a formal estate plan; 52 percent do not currently have a will in place. Among those that do have a will in place, a majority intend an equal distribution among beneficiaries, but...
  • May 27

    More Alzheimer's Deaths Occurring at Home

    More Alzheimer's Deaths Occurring at Home
    Alzheimer’s deaths increased by more than 50 percent from 1999 to 2014 in the US. These numbers are expected to rise given America’s aging population and increasing life expectancy. While the number of individuals suffering from…
  • May 26

    The Final Goodbye

    The Final Goodbye
    Doctor-assisted suicide remains a polarizing and difficult issue. Despite this, countries such as Belgium, Luxembourg, and Sweden have already legalized voluntary euthanasia. Last year, Canada legalized medically-assisted death. A recent…
Rank this Week: 27

Balkinization

Balkinization

By Yale Law School Professor Jack M. Balkin.

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

    Why Trump campaigned like a populist and governs like a sellout

    Why Trump campaigned like a populist and governs like a sellout
    Although Donald Trump campaigned as a populist during the 2016 campaign, he has not governed like one. Instead, in domestic policy he has taken positions that are largely consistent with a very conservative business-oriented Republican who…
  • May 27

    The Constitution and Judicial Credibility: The Fourth Circuit's Travel Ban Ruling

    The Constitution and Judicial Credibility: The Fourth Circuit's Travel Ban Ruling
    Roger Gregory, Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, starts his recent ruling on President Trump's travel ban with these two questions: 1) is the Constitution (still) "a law for rulers and people equally in war…
  • May 25

    Locating the absolute minimum level of policy “seriousness” our public sphere demand

    Locating the absolute minimum level of policy “seriousness” our public sphere demand
    Polls close soon in today’s special congressional election in Montana.  Last night, the Republican candidate Greg Gianforte reacted angrily to a Guardian reporter’s questions about the CBO score of the Republican health care…
Rank this Week: 95

IPBiz

IPBiz

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

http://ipbiz.blogspot.com/
  • May 27

    CAFC considers "final decisons" in Halo v. Pulse case

    CAFC considers "final decisons" in Halo v. Pulse case
    The case concerned U.S. Patents 5,656,985, 6,297,720, and6,344,785 of patentee Halo, which were found infringed by Pulse.The outcome of Halo v. Pulse :Pulse Electronics, Inc. and Pulse Electronics Corporation(together, “Pulse”)…
  • May 25

    The future of generic Copaxone?

    The future of generic Copaxone?
    A post concerning future generic "Copaxone" at raps.org beginsGeneric versions of Teva's multi-billion-dollar per year multiple sclerosis drug Copaxone (glatiramer) are coming, but a closer look at which competitor might win the coveted…
  • May 24

    CAFC discusses written description in Rivera v. ITC

    CAFC discusses written description in Rivera v. ITC
    Rivera appealed an adverse ITC decision in the technical realm ofSingle Service Beverage Brewers.The CAFC affirmed a finding of invalidity through lack of written description:The Commission and Solofill respond that the broaderdefinition of a…
Rank this Week: 16

Futurelawyer

Futurelawyer

Covers future technology for the lawyer of today. By Richard M. Georges.

http://futurelawyer.typepad.com/futurelawyer/
  • May 27

    Memorial Day Is A Day To Remember

    Memorial Day Is A Day To Remember
    We've Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: http://feeds.feedblitz.com/futurelawyer Update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us.
  • May 27

    Memorial Day Is A Day To Remember

    Memorial Day Is A Day To Remember
    We've Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: http://feeds.feedblitz.com/futurelawyer Update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us.
  • May 26

    Gear S3 Watch Band, MoKo Milanese Loop Stainless Steel Band

    Gear S3 Watch Band, MoKo Milanese Loop Stainless Steel Band
    We've Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: http://feeds.feedblitz.com/futurelawyer Update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us.
Rank this Week: 152

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 27

    FUNDRAISER FOR KATE WATERMAN

    FUNDRAISER FOR KATE WATERMAN
    YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO A FUNDRAISER FOR KATHLEEN C. (KATE) WATERMAN FOR CIVIL COURT JUDGE When Monday, June 12, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT Add to Calendar Where Bobby Van's Steakhouse 40 Central Park South New York,…
  • May 27

    IS LORRAINE CORTES-VAZQUEZ HIDING?

    IS LORRAINE CORTES-VAZQUEZ HIDING?
    The Search for the Puerto Rican Parade's Lorraine Cortes-Vazquez The NiLP Report (May 27, 2017) Julio Ricardo Varela on his Facebook page (may 26, 2017): Throughout my reporting about the National Puerto Rican Day Parade…
  • May 26

    WHO'S HE TEXTING?

    WHO'S HE TEXTING?
    Safety Officer @ Times Square
Rank this Week: 6

White Collar Criminal Defense…

White Collar Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida criminal law. By the Schwartz Law Firm.

http://www.whitecollarcriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 607

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/
  • May 27

    [Eugene Volokh] ‘Political pun of the month’

    [Eugene Volokh] ‘Political pun of the month’
    So declares Prof. Mark Liberman (Language Log), and I agree (whatever one might think of the substantive sentiment): Some say the administration will end in ICE, some say in FOIA/from what I know of corporate lawyas, I hold with those who…
  • May 26

    [Eugene Volokh] No First Amendment right to political public nudity — even in San Francisco

    [Eugene Volokh] No First Amendment right to political public nudity — even in San Francisco
    So the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit held Thursday, in Taub v. City & County of S.F.: Plaintiffs Oxane “Gypsy” Taub and George Davis …, self-described body freedom advocates, appeal the dismissal of their…
  • May 26

    [Floyd Abrams] ‘Citizens United,’ media corporations and other corporation

    [Floyd Abrams] ‘Citizens United,’ media corporations and other corporation
    Excerpted, by permission of Yale University Press, from “The Soul of the First Amendment” by Floyd Abrams, 2017. Citizens United held that the fact that a speaker was a corporation could not deprive it of the right to endorse…
Rank this Week: 10

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/
  • May 27

    ABA Board Of Governor candidates using social media to engage?

    ABA Board Of Governor candidates using social media to engage?
    The ABA Journal shared a list of 12 candidates for the American Bar Association’s Board of Governors as well as the candidate for President of the ABA. I was struck that no where in the ABA Journal’s listing of the candidates did…
  • May 26

    Learn and have some fun : Intern with Lexblog and I

    Learn and have some fun : Intern with Lexblog and I
    Want to have some fun, put your passion for social media (Twitter, Facebook, blogging and more) to work, learn a heck of a lot and become a rockstar in your own right? I am looking for a paid intern to work full time this summer and part-time…
  • May 24

    Oh The Places You’ll Go By Blogging

    Oh The Places You’ll Go By Blogging
    I’m a small town trial lawyer by trade. Over seventeen years, I made it to county courthouses in cities the likes of Viroqua, Prairie du Chien, Sparta, Black River Falls, Whitehall and Mauston. Occasionally I made it to courts in…
Rank this Week: 39

Recover Investment Losses Blog

Recover Investment Losses Blog

Covers investment scams, broker fraud and broker negligence. By Rex Securities Law.

http://blog.rexsecuritieslaw.com
Rank this Week: 344

Cannabis Law Group's Medical…

Cannabis Law Group's Medical Marijuana Legal Blog

Covers marijuana collectives, dispensaries and legalization in California.

http://www.marijuanalawyerblog.com/
  • May 27

    The Cannabis Industry is Attracting Mainstream Investor

    The Cannabis Industry is Attracting Mainstream Investor
    Los Angeles cannabis business lawyers have been helping marijuana entrepreneurs to build thriving, professional businesses for a long time in places like California where marijuana businesses are permitted. Now, more states are allowing…
  • May 25

    Cannabis Arrest Follows Gift of a Cannabis Edible

    Cannabis Arrest Follows Gift of a Cannabis Edible
    A California man was arrested recently in connection with an alleged crime involving a chocolate bar containing THC. According to KEYT, the incident occurred on March 12, 2017 and the man was arrested both because of other drugs found during…
  • May 23

    Cannabis Businesses Could be the Next Great American Industry

    Cannabis Businesses Could be the Next Great American Industry
    Los Angeles marijuana business attorneys have helped cannabis businesses throughout California to build thriving, profitable companies in the decades since the state began permitting cannabis sales. Now, the cannabis industry is growing…
Rank this Week: 409

China Law Blog

China Law Blog

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

http://www.chinalawblog.com/
  • May 27

    China Product Outsourcing: Be Like Anker

    China Product Outsourcing: Be Like Anker
    Anker is not a client of our law firm, so my gushing is not any sort of payback. But here goes. I am a huge fan of Anker. Whenever I would talk about how I was not aware of any Chinese consumer goods company with a super high end stellar…
  • May 26

    China NNN Agreements: What to do When Negotiations Bog Down

    China NNN Agreements: What to do When Negotiations Bog Down
    The below is an email from one of our China lawyers to a client explaining why our client needs to stay firm in its position regarding its proposed NNN Agreement. This email involves an initial NNN regarding a product the Chinese…
  • May 25

    China Employee Vacation Days: China Employment Law Writ Small

    China Employee Vacation Days: China Employment Law Writ Small
    When it comes to your China employment law matter, you should keep the following three important precepts always in mind: China’s employment laws and its legal system favor employees over employers. As in most countries, the employer is…
Rank this Week: 418