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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

Current Awareness Weblog

Current Awareness Weblog

Covers England and Wales case law, legislation, and legal news. From the Inner Temple Library.

http://www.innertemplelibrary.com/
Rank this Week: 2

DealBook

DealBook

Covers mergers and acquisitions, investment banking, IPOs, private equity, hedge funds, venture capital and law. From The New York Times.

http://dealbook.nytimes.com/
  • Sep 16

    With Calpers Quitting Hedge Funds, Other Investors Reflect

    With Calpers Quitting Hedge Funds, Other Investors Reflect
    Even though the $4 billion hedge fund investment being dropped by the California Public Employees’ Retirement System is minuscule by industry standards, Calpers has long been a trendsetter among public pension plans.
  • Sep 16

    Advocating for Victims of Prepaid-Card Fraud

    Advocating for Victims of Prepaid-Card Fraud
    Even prominent lawyers and theology professors find themselves pulled into a popular fraud that uses prepaid Green Dot MoneyPak debit cards to prey on the vulnerable.
  • Sep 16

    Rackspace Decides to Go It Alone

    Rackspace Decides to Go It Alone
    The web hosting company said in May that it was exploring strategic alternatives, including a possible sale. But on Tuesday, it said the review was over and there would be no deal.
Rank this Week: 3

TalkLeft: The Politics of Crime

TalkLeft: The Politics of Crime

Provides liberal coverage of crime-related political and injustice news.

http://www.talkleft.com/
  • Sep 16

    Tuesday Night Open Thread

    Tuesday Night Open Thread
    The iPhone 6 will be in stores on Friay. You can also preorder. It comes in two sizes. You can compare models here. If you are conflicted about which one to buy, read this. And if you currently have a grandfathered-in unlimited data plan,…
  • Sep 16

    Pentagon May Ask for Boots on the Ground in Iraq

    Pentagon May Ask for Boots on the Ground in Iraq
    At a congressional hearing today, General Martin Dempsey would not rule out sending ground troops to Iraq. “My view at this point is that this coalition is the appropriate way forward. I believe that will prove true,” he…
  • Sep 15

    Monday Night Open Thread

    Monday Night Open Thread
    Long day, just getting home. I'm going to catch up with ISIS and other news. DWTS has a new season tonight. Tommy Chong is one of the new contestants. This interview with him about the show and pot is pretty funny. (Added: I just saw…
Rank this Week: 4

Mortgage Fraud Blog

Mortgage Fraud Blog

Covers mortgage fraud information, fraud schemes and indictments. By Rachel Dollar.

http://mortgagefraudblog.com/
  • Sep 16

    2 Arrested for Charging Borrowers Upfront Fees to Secure Loan

    2 Arrested for Charging Borrowers Upfront Fees to Secure Loan
    Douglas Carter and James Spillers have been arrested by the Collier County, Florida, Sheriff’s Office for allegedly operating an advance fee for loan scheme targeting victims throughout the United States and Canada. Both men have been…
  • Sep 16

    Auctioneer Sentenced for Defrauding Banks in Trustee Auction

    Auctioneer Sentenced for Defrauding Banks in Trustee Auction
    Reyna Peinado, 48, Huntington Beach, California, an auctioneer who defrauded banks by accepting bribes to lower the amount of winning bids in trustee auctions, was sentenced to 24 months in federal prison. The defendant was sentenced by…
  • Sep 16

    Leader of Multi-Million Dollar Foreclosure Rescue Scheme Convicted

    Leader of Multi-Million Dollar Foreclosure Rescue Scheme Convicted
    Alan Tikal, 46, Brentwood, California, was found guilty after a one-day bench trial on stipulated facts by United States District Judge Troy L. Nunley of 11 counts of mail fraud and one count of money laundering. Tikal targeted struggling…
Rank this Week: 5

Sex Offender Issues

Sex Offender Issues

Covers sex offender laws and cases.

http://sexoffenderissues.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 4

    FL - Why were service members targeted in local sex stings?

    FL - Why were service members targeted in local sex stings?
    Original Article 08/26/2014 By Noah Pransky Former Army JAG tells 10 Investigates the Air Force is breaking the law by participating in local sex stings where no military members are involved. PINELLAS COUNTY - Not only have Central…
  • Sep 4

    NY - Sex Offenders Housing Restrictions Are Pointle

    NY - Sex Offenders Housing Restrictions Are Pointle
    Original Article 08/25/2014 By Jesse Singal On Thursday, Joseph Goldstein of the New York Times reported that “Dozens of sex offenders who have satisfied their sentences in New York State are being held in prison beyond their release…
  • Sep 4

    NJ - Twenty years later, has Megan’s Law delivered?

    NJ - Twenty years later, has Megan’s Law delivered?
    Maureen KankaOriginal Article 08/24/2014 It’s been 20 years since New Jersey’s Legislature passed Megan’s Law. The two decades since have been filled with legal challenges and disappointment it didn’t accomplish what…
Rank this Week: 6

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 16

    SAY GOODBYE....

    SAY GOODBYE....
    Honeymoon Island (Fiji)
  • Sep 16

    ROOM FOR DESSERT?

    ROOM FOR DESSERT?
    Served on a recent Asiana Airlines flight from ICN to JFK.
  • Sep 16

    STUPID HOE?

    STUPID HOE?
    Wrong number? Photo credit: Gines Pasamonte
Rank this Week: 7

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

The Volokh Conspiracy

The Volokh Conspiracy

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

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

DNT - O Direito e as novas…

DNT - O Direito e as novas tecnologias

Covers Brazilian IT law. In Portuguese. By Alexandre Atheniense.

http://www.dnt.adv.br
  • Sep 12

    Quer trabalhar conosco na área de Direito Digital ?

    Quer trabalhar conosco na área de Direito Digital ?
    Se você se identifica com a nossa área de atuação e tem interesse de trabalhar conosco, conheça nossa oferta de emprego para advogado júnior. Clique na imagem abaixo  
  • Oct 21

    Relatório Justiça em Números deve ser referência para o PJe

    Relatório Justiça em Números deve ser referência para o PJe
    Há nove anos, os presidentes dos tribunais superiores entregaram ao então ministro da Justiça Márcio Thomaz Bastos uma proposta de modernização do Judiciário, sugerindo uma série de…
  • Sep 26

    Yankees go home

    Yankees go home
     Artigo publicado no Editorial do Jornal valor Econômico em 26/09/2013   Yankees go home Por Heloisa Magalhães O “pito” de Dilma Rousseff nos americanos e a reação ao poder da…
Rank this Week: 10

JURIST - Paper Chase

JURIST - Paper Chase

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

http://www.jurist.org/paperchase/
  • Sep 16

    No court martial for nurse who refused Guantanamo force-feeding

    No court martial for nurse who refused Guantanamo force-feeding
    [JURIST] A nurse who refused to force feed hunger strikers at the Guantanamo detention center [JURIST backgrounder] will not be court-martialed. Navy Captain Maureen Pennington, the nurse's commander, chose not to court-martial but…
  • Sep 16

    Germany man charged in more than 300,000 Auschwitz murder

    Germany man charged in more than 300,000 Auschwitz murder
    [JURIST] German prosecutors on Monday charged a 93-year-old former Waffen SS volunteer with aiding in the murder of at least 300,000 people during his time as a volunteer at Auschwitz. The man is accused of helping collect money stolen from…
  • Sep 16

    Ukraine ratifies agreement with EU, grants autonomy to eastern region

    Ukraine ratifies agreement with EU, grants autonomy to eastern region
    [JURIST] Ukraine's parliament [official website] on Tuesday ratified [press release] an association agreement [text] between Ukraine [BBC backgrounder] and the EU, furthering its goal of reforming the country according to European standards…
Rank this Week: 11

The FRAUDfiles Blog

The FRAUDfiles Blog

Covers fraud and forensic accounting, including tax fraud and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. By Tracy Coenen.

http://www.sequenceinc.com/fraudfiles
  • Sep 15

    TSA Agents Demand to Pat Down Passenger AFTER His Flight

    TSA Agents Demand to Pat Down Passenger AFTER His Flight
    Via Amy Alkon, the stupidity of this speaks for itself. Kahler Nygard had “SSSS” on his boarding pass, which means he should have gotten extra groping from TSA in the security line BEFORE his flight. Someone decided he…
  • Sep 15

    Recreating Books and Records For a Tax Audit

    Recreating Books and Records For a Tax Audit
    You are being audited. These are some of the most dreaded words an individual or business will ever hear from a state or federal tax auditor. They invoke fear, panic, and sometimes anger. Most of all, they create a need for documentation.…
  • Sep 11

    “MLM Lawyer” Sued For Legal Malpractice

    “MLM Lawyer” Sued For Legal Malpractice
    This may be old news to some of you, but I’m finally getting around to writing about it. In June 2014, the receiver in the Zeek Rewards Ponzi scheme case sued the infamous MLM lawyer Kevin Grimes (and his law firm) for legal…
Rank this Week: 12

SCOTUSblog

SCOTUSblog

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

http://www.scotusblog.com/
  • Sep 16

    U.S. urges review of investment case

    U.S. urges review of investment case
    With the support of the Justice Department, two new cases on investment law are more likely to be reviewed by the Supreme Court:  one on the right of investors to sue for false stock registration statements, and one on the duty…
  • Sep 16

    Petition of the day

    Petition of the day
    The petition of the day is: Equal Employment Opportunity Commission v. Abercrombie & Fitch Stores, Inc. 14-86 Issue: Whether an employer can be liable under Title VII of the Civil Rights At of 1964 for refusing to hire an…
  • Sep 16

    Tuesday round-up

    Tuesday round-up
    Briefly: In The National Law Journal (registration or subscription required), Tony Mauro reports on the amicus briefs filed in Elonis v. United States, in which the Justices will consider whether a Pennsylvania man’s Facebook posts…
Rank this Week: 13

IntLawGrrls

IntLawGrrls

Features voices on international law, policy and practice.

http://ilg2.org/
  • Sep 16

    Go On! Sept. 18 New York Symposium on Prevention of Genocide and Mass Atrocities to feature distinguished speaker

    Go On! Sept. 18 New York Symposium on Prevention of Genocide and Mass Atrocities to feature distinguished speaker
    New York Symposium on the Prevention of Genocide and Mass Atrocities This Thursday, the Raoul Wallenberg Legacy of Leadership Project, an initiative of the Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies, will present a panel of…
  • Sep 16

    Go On! ASIL, NYLS to Host Panel on Need for a Disability Rights Tribunal in Asia/Pacific Sept. 29

    Go On! ASIL, NYLS to Host Panel on Need for a Disability Rights Tribunal in Asia/Pacific Sept. 29
    The American Society of International Law International Courts and Tribunals Interest Group and the Disability Rights Interest Group will be hosting a luncheon Panel Discussion on “The Need for a Disability Rights Tribunal in Asia and…
  • Sep 15

    Annual Conference on EU Asylum Law 2014

    Annual Conference on EU Asylum Law 2014
    Objective This conference will provide asylum law practitioners with practical insight into the current challenges and changes affecting applications for asylum in the EU under the subsidiary protection regime. It will also analyse the recent…
Rank this Week: 14

FourthAmendment.com

FourthAmendment.com

Online supplement to Search and Seizure book. By John Wesley Hall, Jr.

http://fourthamendment.com/blog/
  • Apr 14

    New format opened April 14th

    New format opened April 14th
    A new format of this website opened before midnight, April 14th. If you are here, please update your bookmark to go to www.FourthAmendment.com. Everything is there, going back to 2006. I'd been thinking about a new format, but the cost of…
  • Apr 12

    OR: No RS for frisk; defendant made no furtive movements and asked why the need for a search

    OR: No RS for frisk; defendant made no furtive movements and asked why the need for a search
    The officer lacked reasonable suspicion that defendant was armed to justify a frisk. Defendant, inter alia, made no furtive movements, and asked why the officers had to search him and his demeanor changed when it came up. Nothing here…
  • Apr 12

    BLT: D.C. Magistrate Judge Sets Up Showdown Over Cellphone Data

    BLT: D.C. Magistrate Judge Sets Up Showdown Over Cellphone Data
    BLT: D.C. Magistrate Judge Sets Up Showdown Over Cellphone Data by Zoe Tillman: => Read more!
Rank this Week: 15

The Am Law Daily

The Am Law Daily

Covers legal business news, analysis and intelligence. From The American Lawyer.

http://amlawdaily.typepad.com/amlawdaily/
  • May 4

    The Am Law Daily Has a New Home

    The Am Law Daily Has a New Home
    If you're looking for news about the business of law as practiced by the biggest, wealthiest law firms in the United States and the rest of the world, and stories about the lawyers who work at those firms, please visit the newly redesigned Am…
  • Apr 23

    Linklaters, Herbert Smith Advise on $1.7 Billion Vodafone Deal

    Linklaters, Herbert Smith Advise on $1.7 Billion Vodafone Deal
    The British mobile phone service provider will acquire business telecommunications company Cable & Wireless Worldwide.
  • Apr 23

    Mayer Brown Helps Nestle Whip Up $11.9 Billion Baby Formula Deal

    Mayer Brown Helps Nestle Whip Up $11.9 Billion Baby Formula Deal
    Nestle will acquire pharmaceutical giant Pfizer's infant nutrition business to expand its own global presence in the formula market. Mayer Brown, Skadden, Clifford Chance, and DLA Piper all have roles on the transaction.
Rank this Week: 16

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/
  • Sep 16

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Big Data in the Workplace, Conference Networking, Times New Roman

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Big Data in the Workplace, Conference Networking, Times New Roman
    It’s no secret: going to conferences is really much more about the networking opportunities than attending session. But Lindsay Griffiths has a good tip on this—if you’re about networking, start doing it before the…
  • Sep 15

    Lawyers turn to social media and blogging for professional development

    Lawyers turn to social media and blogging for professional development
    I was on a phone call recently with a major publisher discussing social media programs for lawyers. She asked in addition to the business development aspects of social media if lawyers were using social media for professional development.…
  • Sep 15

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Bitcoin in M&A, Lululemon IP, Moneyball in Employment Law

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Bitcoin in M&A, Lululemon IP, Moneyball in Employment Law
    Big data is everywhere nowadays, whether it’s dealing with consumers—or employees. Today we have two interesting posts on the use of data, one from InsidePrivacy on ways to use data without violating people’s privacy, and…
Rank this Week: 17

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 16

    Liebman on Legal Reform in China

    Liebman on Legal Reform in China
    Benjamin L. Liebman (Columbia University - Law School) has posted Legal Reform: China's Law-Stability Paradox (Daedalus Spring 2014, Vol. 143, No. 2, Pages 96-109) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: In the 1980s and 1990s, China devoted extensive…
  • Sep 16

    Green on Moore on Judicial Obligation to Apply the Law

    Green on Moore on Judicial Obligation to Apply the Law
    Leslie Green (University of Oxford - Faculty of Law) has posted Law and the Role of a Judge on SSRN. Here is the abstract: This paper argues that role of a judge consists of obligations to apply the law, obligations...
  • Sep 16

    Perry & Zarsky on Lotteries in Law

    Perry & Zarsky on Lotteries in Law
    Ronen Perry and Tal Zarsky (University of Haifa - Faculty of Law and University of Haifa - Faculty of Law) have posted 'May the Odds Be Ever in Your Favor': Lotteries in Law on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Throughout...
Rank this Week: 18

Law & Disorder

Law & Disorder

The Art of Technology

http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/
Rank this Week: 19

Marler Blog

Marler Blog

Covers food poisoning law. By Bill Marler.

http://www.marlerblog.com/
  • Sep 16

    Retained in another E. coli Death – It never gets easy

    Retained in another E. coli Death – It never gets easy
    I remember the names of every kid that died from shiga-toxin producing E. coli that I have had the honor to represent in the last 21 years.  I still think... Continue Reading
  • Sep 15

    Even Redacted NR’s Show Problems at Foster Farm’s Chicken Factorie

    Even Redacted NR’s Show Problems at Foster Farm’s Chicken Factorie
    Washington Post’s Kimberly Kindy reported last week that a New York-based consumer advocacy group posted more than 300 pages of USDA reports on their Web site Thursday that show widespread... Continue Reading
  • Sep 13

    A Busy Week for E. coli O157:H7 is a Tragic Week for Children

    A Busy Week for E. coli O157:H7 is a Tragic Week for Children
    It has been a very hard week in the Pacific Northwest as we have heard about two youngsters killed by E. coli O157:H7 and at least two others severely sickened... Continue Reading
Rank this Week: 20

TaxProf Blog

TaxProf Blog

By Paul L. Caron.

http://taxprof.typepad.com/taxprof_blog/
  • Sep 16

    Blank Presents Reconsidering Corporate Tax Privacy Today at UC-Irvine

    Blank Presents Reconsidering Corporate Tax Privacy Today at UC-Irvine
    Joshua D. Blank (NYU) presents Reconsidering Corporate Tax Privacy, 11 N.Y.U. J. L. & Bus. ___ (2014), at UC-Irvine today as part of its Faculty Workshop Series: For over a century, politicians, government officials and scholars in the…
  • Sep 16

    Google-Style Tax Dodging Targeted as OECD Draws Up Battle Plan

    Google-Style Tax Dodging Targeted as OECD Draws Up Battle Plan
    Bloomberg: Google-Style Tax Dodging Targeted as OECD Draws Up Battle Plan, by Jesse Drucker: The tax-avoidance strategies that companies like Google Inc., Apple Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. use to escape more than $100 billion a year of levies in…
  • Sep 16

    Retired IRS Agent Pushes NY to Audit Tax Cheat

    Retired IRS Agent Pushes NY to Audit Tax Cheat
    Following up on my previous posts (links below): Albany Times-Union, Audits Sought on Tax Cheats: For two years, a retired Internal Revenue Service officer has been urging state officials to audit big real estate partnerships, particularly in…
Rank this Week: 21

Overlawyered

Overlawyered

Chronicles the high cost of our legal system.

http://overlawyered.com/
  • Sep 16

    Feds to Arpaio: give back that Pentagon gear

    Feds to Arpaio: give back that Pentagon gear
    Maricopa County (Phoenix) Sheriff and longtime Overlawyered mentionee Joe Arpaio did not keep close track of the military-grade gear the Pentagon gave him — in fact, his office seems to have lost some of it — and now the feds are…
  • Sep 15

    “Did California just make it illegal for businesses to stop dealing with customers who insult them?”

    “Did California just make it illegal for businesses to stop dealing with customers who insult them?”
    An outcry has lately arisen over consumer contracts that purport to ban disparagement of the company that proffered the contract or its products, especially since a few such companies, seeking to silence customers vocally dissatisfied with…
  • Sep 15

    September 16 roundup

    September 16 roundup
    “When I asked them why they decided to sell their [toy import] business, they said that they got out because of Proposition 65 and the CPSIA.” [Nancy Nord] State tax regimes are getting more aggressive about grabbing money earned…
Rank this Week: 23

State Law Library of Montana

State Law Library of Montana

Features notices of new Opinions and Orders from the Montana Supreme Court, library announcements, research tips, and Montana legal news.

http://mtlawlibrary.wordpress.com
  • Sep 10

    UNPUBLISHED OPINION: Makarchuk v. State

    UNPUBLISHED OPINION: Makarchuk v. State
    The Montana Supreme Court has issued an Unpublished Opinion in the following matter: CIVIL – POSTCONVICTION DA 14-0082, 2014 MT 246N, GORDON MAKARCHUK, Petitioner and Appellant, v. STATE OF MONTANA, Respondent and Appellee.
  • Sep 10

    UNPUBLISHED OPINION: Matter of K.R.W-B.

    UNPUBLISHED OPINION: Matter of K.R.W-B.
    The Montana Supreme Court has issued an Unpublished Opinion in the following matter: CRIMINAL – JUVENILE DA 13-0615, 2014 MT 245N, IN THE MATTER OF: K.R.W-B., A Youth Under the Age of Eighteen.
  • Sep 10

    UNPUBLISHED OPINION: State v. Mahoney

    UNPUBLISHED OPINION: State v. Mahoney
    The Montana Supreme Court has issued an Unpublished Opinion in the following matter: CRIMINAL – DUI-FELONY DA 13-0527, 2014 MT 244N, STATE OF MONTANA, Plaintiff and Appellee, v. DANIEL MAHONEY, Defendant and Appellant.
Rank this Week: 22

beSpacific

beSpacific

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

http://www.bespacific.com/
  • Sep 16

    FBI Says Biometric Database has Reached “Full Operational Capability”

    FBI Says Biometric Database has Reached “Full Operational Capability”
    “The FBI announced that the Next Generation Identification system, one of the largest biometric databases in the world, has reached “full operational capability.” In 2013, EPIC filed a Freedom of Information…
  • Sep 16

    The New Climate Economy Report 2014

    The New Climate Economy Report 2014
    Better Growth Better Economy - The New Climate Economy - The Global Commission on the Economy and Climate - The Synthesis Report “All over the world, people want to achieve better lives for themselves and for their…
  • Sep 16

    The Cost of Carbon – Interactive Database

    The Cost of Carbon – Interactive Database
    “This is a living documentation of the price we are all paying for carbon pollution. Find out how you are paying, add your cost, and share with those who can help to end climate denial and put a price on carbon.” “The Cost…
Rank this Week: 24

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: 26

Discourse.net

Discourse.net

By University of Miami law professor Michael Froomkin. Covers civil liberties, the Internet, Guantanamo, Iraq attrocities, politics and more.

http://www.discourse.net/
  • Sep 9

    Business as Usual During Alteration

    Business as Usual During Alteration
    In order to debug some very odd behavior under the hood, I’ll be doing odd things to the site theme in the next day or two. While it may temporarily change the looks, it shouldn’t change the content.
  • Sep 8

    The Rumors Were True

    The Rumors Were True
    Donna Shalala will ‘step down’ as U.Miami President at the end of the school year. It is with gratitude and affection for the University that I share with you my decision to step down at the end of the 2014-2015 … Continue…
  • Sep 4

    Gripe (Small)

    Gripe (Small)
    WordPress released a new version of its TwentyTen theme.  Would it kill them to include a changelog?
Rank this Week: 25

Bankruptcy News & Analysis

Bankruptcy News & Analysis

Covers Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases.

http://chapter11cases.com/
Rank this Week: 27

miabogadoenlinea.net

miabogadoenlinea.net

Notas de derecho mexicano y del mundo. Asesoría en derecho.

http://www.miabogadoenlinea.net
  • Sep 14

    El ventanal que siempre existió

    El ventanal que siempre existió
    Dicen que una mentira se convierte en realidad cuando la repites mil veces. Ese pareciera ser el caso de algunos medios de comunicación que en un exceso de la libertad de expresión hacen señalamientos que resultan ser…
  • Sep 14

    Procesan a adolescente como adulto por sus genitales grande

    Procesan a adolescente como adulto por sus genitales grande
    El servicio regional de prisiones de Moscú, Rusia, está revisando el caso de Tomas, un niño de 13 años de nacionalidad húngara, nacido en Ucrania, detenido el pasado mes de marzo en Moscú por haber…
  • Sep 14

    Abogado dice que lo engañaron con boletos de los Grammy

    Abogado dice que lo engañaron con boletos de los Grammy
    La Academia Nacional de Artes y Ciencias de Grabación (National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, NARAS) expulsó de la organización y demandó al abogado y representante artístico Matthew Blakely por…
Rank this Week: 28

All Roads Lead To China

All Roads Lead To China

Features news analysis, advice and insights on doing business in China.

http://www.allroadsleadtochina.com
  • Jun 29

    Foxconn Moving Direct to Consumer

    Foxconn Moving Direct to Consumer
    I remember having conversations years ago about what Foxconn would do going forward, and whether or not they would be happy as the manufacturer to brands.   The WSJ article, Amid Margin Squeeze, Foxconn Designs Its Own Fate, puts…
  • Jun 9

    Bites of China. Finally a Show Worth Watching!

    Bites of China. Finally a Show Worth Watching!
    A couple of weeks back, while riding the G train back from Nanjing, something caught my eye.  An advertisement by CCTV for what I believe could be one of the best produced shows China has put together.  At first, I had no idea what…
  • Feb 4

    What Do China’s Millennials Want ?

    What Do China’s Millennials Want ?
    For a number of years, I had it pretty good.  I had a number of teams that were under me, were stable, and were producing.  It was at a time when a lot of questions were being asked about the post 80s generation in China, but for…
Rank this Week: 29

IPBiz

IPBiz

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

http://ipbiz.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 16

    Apple escapes the Nash Bargaining Solution in VIRNETX case

    Apple escapes the Nash Bargaining Solution in VIRNETX case
    from VIRNETX v. Cisco and Apple :For the reasons that follow, we affirm the jury’s findingsthat none of the asserted claims are invalid and thatmany of the asserted claims of the ’135 and ’151 patentsare infringed by…
  • Sep 14

    Sunday morning on September 14, 2014

    Sunday morning on September 14, 2014
    Charles Osgood introduced the stories for September 14, 2014. First, Scotland breaking away. Second, an interview with Jessica Chastain. Third, art on pets. Fourth, Anthony Mason on Questlove. John Blackstone. Steve Hartman on a…
  • Sep 13

    Washington Post reports US Patent Office initiating review of telework in response to Congressional inquiry

    Washington Post reports US Patent Office initiating review of telework in response to Congressional inquiry
    In a post by Lisa Rein titled -- U.S. Patent office: ‘We are committed to taking any measures necessary’ to address telework fraud --, one learns that the USPTO will be hiring an outside consulting firm to look into the handling…
Rank this Week: 31

Threat Level

Threat Level

Covers privacy, crime and security online. From Wired News.

http://www.wired.com/threatlevel
  • Sep 15

    Three Things Apple Can Do to Fix iCloud’s Awful Security

    Three Things Apple Can Do to Fix iCloud’s Awful Security
    Apple’s reality distortion field makes for epic product launches. But it doesn’t keep sext-snatching hackers out of your iCloud account. As the glow of Apple’s new iPhones and watch announcements fades, the company has yet…
  • Sep 11

    Feds Threatened to Fine Yahoo $250K Daily for Not Complying With PRISM

    Feds Threatened to Fine Yahoo $250K Daily for Not Complying With PRISM
    A secret and scrappy court battle that Yahoo launched to resist the NSA’s PRISM spy program came to an end in 2008 because the Feds threatened the internet giant with a massive $250,000 a day fine if it didn’t comply. The detail…
  • Sep 11

    How Online Black Markets Have Evolved Since Silk Road’s Downfall

    How Online Black Markets Have Evolved Since Silk Road’s Downfall
    When the FBI tore down the billion-dollar drugs-and-contraband website Silk Road last October, its death made room for a new generation of black-market bazaars—many with better defenses against the Feds. Nearly a year later, more drugs…
Rank this Week: 30

Federal Criminal Defense Blog

Federal Criminal Defense Blog

Covers federal criminal law topics such as identity theft, capital punishment, drug enforcement, environmental crimes, immigration, and military law. By Tom Withers.

http://www.federalcriminaldefenseblog.com/
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Information Governance Engagement…

Information Governance Engagement Area

Established with the goal of aggregating key compliance and electronic discovery news for further review, study, and consideration by legal and corporate professionals. By Rob Robinson.

http://infogovernance.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 12

    Making Technology-Assisted Review Problems Smaller? (Cartoon and Clip)

    Making Technology-Assisted Review Problems Smaller? (Cartoon and Clip)
    Keeping up with the promises and problems of Technology-Assisted Review (TAR) can be quite a challenge given the amount of writers and writing on the subject.  This week’s cartoon and clip features a way to make the challenges…
  • Sep 12

    New Survey Shows eDiscovery Workload, Predictive Coding Use Increasing

    New Survey Shows eDiscovery Workload, Predictive Coding Use Increasing
    By Doug AustineDiscovery workload, the use of predictive coding and projected rate of adoption of technically assisted review are all up significantly, according to a new report by recruiting and staffing firm The Cowen Group.In its…
  • Sep 11

    Convincing Employees to Use New Technology

    Convincing Employees to Use New Technology
    By Didier BonnetAll of our companies are digital now – or quickly becoming that way. Almost any enterprise you can think of, no matter the industry or sector, is trying (or being pressured by competitors) to use new technology to…
Rank this Week: 33

LNG Law Blog

LNG Law Blog

Covers federal regulation, state and local issues, marine regulation, pipelines, markets and competition and more. By Sutherland Asbill & Brennan.

http://www.lnglawblog.com
  • Sep 16

    Progress Energy On Track for FID by Year’s End

    Progress Energy On Track for FID by Year’s End
    Financial Post reports that Michael Culbert, chief executive officer of Progress Energy Canada Ltd., an affiliate of Malaysian oil company Petronas Bhd and sponsor of the proposed Pacific NorthWest LNG export terminal on Lelu Island, British…
  • Sep 16

    B.C. LNG Export Terminal Sponsors Press for Tax Break

    B.C. LNG Export Terminal Sponsors Press for Tax Break
    The Globe and Mail reports that the B.C. LNG Developers Alliance (Alliance), representing four of the largest sponsors of proposed LNG export terminals on British Columbia’s West Coast, recently sent a letter to Canada’s House of…
  • Sep 15

    FERC Gives Final Clean Air Act Approval for Freeport LNG Export Terminal

    FERC Gives Final Clean Air Act Approval for Freeport LNG Export Terminal
    Pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and the Clean Air Act, FERC Staff has prepared a final General Conformity Determination (GCD) for the Freeport LNG export terminal project near Quintana Island, Brazoria County, Texas.…
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International Law Reporter

International Law Reporter

Edited by Professor Jacob Katz Cogan.

http://ilreports.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 16

    New Issue: Journal of Conflict Resolution

    New Issue: Journal of Conflict Resolution
    The latest issue of the Journal of Conflict Resolution (Vol. 58, no. 7, October 2014) is out. Contents include:Andrew Boutton & David B. Carter, Fair-Weather Allies? Terrorism and the Allocation of US Foreign AidDouglas L. Kriner &…
  • Sep 16

    Call for Papers: Junior International Law Scholars Association Annual Meeting

    Call for Papers: Junior International Law Scholars Association Annual Meeting
    The Junior International Law Scholars Association (JILSA) has issued a call for papers for its annual meeting, to take place January 23, 2015, at the University of Miami School of Law. Here's the call:The Junior International Law Scholars…
  • Sep 16

    New Issue: Journal of International Economic Law

    New Issue: Journal of International Economic Law
    The latest issue of the Journal of International Economic Law (Vol. 17, no. 3, September 2014) is out. Contents include:General ArticlesSergio Puig, International Regime Complexity and Economic Law EnforcementAlberto Alvarez-Jimenez, The…
Rank this Week: 34

Antitrust & Competition Policy…

Antitrust & Competition Policy Blog

Edited by D. Daniel Sokol and Shubha Ghosh.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/antitrustprof_blog/
  • Sep 16

    Standard Setting, Intellectual Property Rights, and the Role of Antitrust in Regulating Incomplete Contract

    Standard Setting, Intellectual Property Rights, and the Role of Antitrust in Regulating Incomplete Contract
    Joanna Tsai, Federal Trade Commission and Joshua D. Wright, Federal Trade Commission; George Mason University School of Law discuss Standard Setting, Intellectual Property Rights, and the Role of Antitrust in Regulating Incomplete Contracts.…
  • Sep 16

    Variety, Mergers, and Consumer Well-Being: Towards a Capability Approach to Merger Law

    Variety, Mergers, and Consumer Well-Being: Towards a Capability Approach to Merger Law
    Jennifer E. Sturiale, Georgetown University Law Center discusses Variety, Mergers, and Consumer Well-Being: Towards a Capability Approach to Merger Law. ABSTRACT: Revisions incorporated into the Horizontal Merger Guidelines in 2010 claim that…
  • Sep 16

    Nonlinear Pricing and Exclusion: I. Buyer Opportunism

    Nonlinear Pricing and Exclusion: I. Buyer Opportunism
    Philippe Chone, National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) - Center for Research in Economics and Statistics (CREST) and Laurent Linnemer, National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) - Laboratory of…
Rank this Week: 36

Human Rights Now Blog

Human Rights Now Blog

Covers human rights, free speech, death penalty, LGBT rights, refugees and torture. From Amnesty International.

http://blog.amnestyusa.org
  • Sep 16

    It’s time for the US to stop fueling the conflict in Israel and Gaza

    It’s time for the US to stop fueling the conflict in Israel and Gaza
    As the UN General Assembly begins its meeting today in New York City, Amnesty International is delivering 187,563 signatures to the White House in a global call to cut off weapons that fuel abuses in Israel and the Occupied Palestinian…
  • Sep 15

    African healthcare laid bare by Ebola epidemic

    African healthcare laid bare by Ebola epidemic
    Today, the outbreak of Ebola has meant that Sierra Leone’s struggling healthcare system, and others in neighboring African countries – particularly Liberia and Guinea – have been completely overwhelmed. The Ebola outbreak…
  • Sep 11

    Jon Stewart’s New Film Rosewater and Ongoing Persecution of Journalists in Iran

    Jon Stewart’s New Film Rosewater and Ongoing Persecution of Journalists in Iran
    When CBS’ 60 Minutes aired its 8 Days in Tehran program in May 2014, featuring seemingly unfettered access to Iranian officials and frank interviews with ordinary citizens, observers may have been justified in assuming that a new day…
Rank this Week: 37

Law Blog

Law Blog

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

http://blogs.wsj.com/law
  • Sep 16

    Defense Argues For Dismissal of Charges Against Ex-Dewey Leader

    Defense Argues For Dismissal of Charges Against Ex-Dewey Leader
    The four men accused of cooking the books at defunct law firm Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP were back in court this week as their lawyers argued that charges against them be dismissed.
  • Sep 16

    Courts Use Copy and Paste, Too

    Courts Use Copy and Paste, Too
    Second U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals hears more immigration cases than all but one other federal appeals court. Many are dealt with in summary fashion, for better and sometimes for worse.
  • Sep 16

    Oklahoma Lawmaker Suggests Nitrogen as Alternative to Lethal Injection

    Oklahoma Lawmaker Suggests Nitrogen as Alternative to Lethal Injection
    One Oklahoma lawmaker thinks he might have a potential solution to the lethal-injection crisis: nitrogen gas.
Rank this Week: 38

California Injury Blog

California Injury Blog

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

http://www.californiainjuryblog.com/
  • Sep 12

    Off Duty LAPD Officer Killed In Torrance Motorcycle Accident

    Off Duty LAPD Officer Killed In Torrance Motorcycle Accident
    Erick Alcaraz, a 24-year-old LAPD officer was killed in a motorcycle accident in Torrance when he was off-duty. According to a KTLA news report, the fatal motorcycle crash occurred the evening of September 6 2014 at South Western Avenue and…
  • Sep 6

    Pedestrian Killed In Lakewood Hit-and-Run Crash

    Pedestrian Killed In Lakewood Hit-and-Run Crash
    Authorities in Lakewood are looking for a hit-and-run driver who they say struck and fatally injured 67-year-old Teresa Hernandez as she was walking to a hospital. According to a CBS Los Angeles news report, the fatal accident occurred the…
  • Sep 5

    Bicyclist Killed In Huntington Beach DUI Collision

    Bicyclist Killed In Huntington Beach DUI Collision
    Michael Bastien, 55, was killed in a Huntington Beach bicycle accident, which officials say, was caused by a suspected drunk driver. According to a news report in the Orange County Register, the fatal incident occurred at the intersection of…
Rank this Week: 39

Slaw

Slaw

A Canadian cooperative weblog on all things legal.

http://www.slaw.ca
  • Sep 16

    Short Updates: A Thank-You to Eugene Meehan

    Short Updates: A Thank-You to Eugene Meehan
    The amount of information required to stay abreast of the changing law, in a general sense, is massive. Supreme Court of Canada statistics tell us that there were over 70 decisions to read from that court alone every year. Add your…
  • Sep 16

    Legal Business Development: Are You the Tortoise or the Hare?

    Legal Business Development: Are You the Tortoise or the Hare?
    Let’s be honest, most lawyers want the business development process to be more like a sprint to the winners circle. But the reality is that the winner’s circle is reserved for the slow and steady. THAT is not what you wanted to…
  • Sep 16

    Tips Tuesday

    Tips Tuesday
    Here are excerpts from the most recent tips on SlawTips, the site that each week offers up useful advice, short and to the point, on technology, research and practice. Technology Easily Tweak Windows Settings With the God Mode Folder Dan…
Rank this Week: 40

InsureBlog

InsureBlog

Covers insurance news.

http://insureblog.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 16

    It's a dog eat dog (insurance) world

    It's a dog eat dog (insurance) world
    It was marginally amusing when Baxter Smith was successfully enrolled in an ObamaPlan. After all, the 14-year-old Yorkie was simply an innocent bystander:"Smith ... had to sign up for coverage through the state exchange because his health…
  • Sep 16

    Life is short...

    Life is short...
    About two years ago, we took a gander at the cost of end-of-life-care:"$33,382 for one hospital stay. $43,711 for the next. And a final $14,022 for the last three days of life. This is the cost of dying in America"One imagines that these…
  • Sep 15

    If you like your plan...Well, too bad, so sad

    If you like your plan...Well, too bad, so sad
    Alert reader Jeff M sends along this timely reminder of the upheaval the ObamaTax has had on those most vulnerable:"Two of Pattie Curran’s three sons have rare bone marrow failure syndrome combined with a secondary mitochondrial disease…
Rank this Week: 41

Media Law Prof Blog

Media Law Prof Blog

By Christine A. Corcos.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/media_law_prof_blog/
  • Sep 16

    Netflix and the European Market

    Netflix and the European Market
    From the Hollywood Reporter: a discussion of Netflix's European launch, and its importance for the company that specializes in streaming content.
  • Sep 16

    Re-Thinking IP Infringement

    Re-Thinking IP Infringement
    Irina D. Manta, Maurice A. Deane School of Law, and Robert E. Wagner, CUNY Baruch College Zicklin School of Business, Department of Law, are publishing Intellectual Property Infringement as Vandalism in the Stanford Technology Law Review.…
  • Sep 15

    Let Them Go?

    Let Them Go?
    Claire Enders (the Guardian) anticipates a host of changes for the media if Scottish voters opt to leave the UK and set up on their own. Among them: no access to the BBC--Scots will have to subscribe to SkyTV, Virgin...
Rank this Week: 42

Althouse

Althouse

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

http://althouse.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 16

    Fried cheese curds.

    Fried cheese curds.
    Pick a cocktail:
  • Sep 16

    Martin Amis sets his novel in a Nazi concentration camp and his European publishers reject it.

    Martin Amis sets his novel in a Nazi concentration camp and his European publishers reject it.
    The don't get the Englishman's humor or they think he might be construed as sympathetic to the Nazis or they're squeamish and scared or... it's just not that good.In France, the storied house Gallimard declined to publish the novel because…
  • Sep 16

    Why won't Kirsten Gillibrand name the men she says harassed her?

    Why won't Kirsten Gillibrand name the men she says harassed her?
    She writes in her book that a male labor leader said "You're too fat to be elected statewide" and a male colleague said she was getting "porky," another said she's "even pretty when [she's] fat," and yet another made physical contact and said…
Rank this Week: 43

Sex Offender Research by A Voice…

Sex Offender Research by A Voice of Reason

Covers research, studies, and court cases related to sex offender issues.

http://sexoffenderresearch.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 16

    Sex offender house surprises Norwich

    Sex offender house surprises Norwich
    9-16-2014 Connecticut: Four men living in Broad Street home in program backed by state Norwich - The recent discovery of a two-family home on Broad Street housing serious sex offenders released from prison has rekindled a controversy that…
  • Sep 16

    Arizona grandmother working to create child abuser registry

    Arizona grandmother working to create child abuser registry
    9-16-2014 Arizona: An Arizona grandmother adopted her four grandchildren after her violent son-in-law nearly killed the youngest when she was five months old. Now 2 years old, Aubre Salinas-Lama won't grow up the same as other kids. In…
  • Sep 15

    Son of North Carolina State Rep. arrested, faces sex offense charge

    Son of North Carolina State Rep. arrested, faces sex offense charge
    9-15-2014 North Carolina: GREENVILLE, PITT COUNTY - Officials confirm the son of North Carolina State Representative Michael Speciale Sr. is arrested and charged with 2nd degree sex offense. Pitt County detectives arrested 38-year-old…
Rank this Week: 45

Religion Clause

Religion Clause

By University of Toledo College of Law Professor Howard M. Friedman.

http://religionclause.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 44