Most Popular Blawgs Expanded View List View

Blogs 496 - 540 of 1000
Sorted by Popularity | Sort by Name | Sort by Last Post Date
Today | This Week | This Month | All Time |

Murphy's Law Blog

Murphy's Law Blog

Covers elder law, estate planning and probate. By Noreen Murphy.

http://www.noreenmurphylaw.com/blog/
  • Sep 28

    Where Flexibility Plays a Role in Your Estate Plan

    Where Flexibility Plays a Role in Your Estate Plan
    There are many different reasons why it’s imperative to consider flexibility in the estate planning process. First of all, life changes are more common now than ever before. With many people entering in second or even third marriages,…
  • Sep 21

    Estate Planning Documents You Need to Get Familiar With

    Estate Planning Documents You Need to Get Familiar With
    Estate planning can be as complex or as simple as you need it to be. The best way to protect yourself and to ensure that all your bases are covered is to set up a consultation with an estate planning attorney and to meet with him or her…
  • Sep 14

    Why Communication Matters with the Right Estate Planning Attorney

    Why Communication Matters with the Right Estate Planning Attorney
    Setting up an initial meeting with an estate planning attorney is a valuable exercise that can help you uncover where there are gaps in your current estate plan. There are many different considerations when it comes to thinking about how…
Rank this Week: 898

The Law Offices of Robert J.…

The Law Offices of Robert J. Nahoum, P.C.

Covers debt collection and consumer law.

http://nahoumlaw.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 504

Balkinization

Balkinization

By Yale Law School Professor Jack M. Balkin.

http://balkin.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 28

    Inequality, Inclusion, and Populism after the Election

    Inequality, Inclusion, and Populism after the Election
    Last week John Judis published an interesting essayin the New Republic (based on his upcoming bookon populism after the Great Recession in Europe and the US), situating the populisms of this 2016 election season in a longer history of…
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 768

taxgirl

taxgirl

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

http://www.forbes.com/sites/kellyphillipserb/
  • Sep 28

    New Tax Foundation Report Highlights Best & Worst States For Busine

    New Tax Foundation Report Highlights Best & Worst States For Busine
    The Tax Foundation has released its 2017 State Business Tax Climate Index, ranking the best and worst states for business tax climate. Who made the top? And who sits at the bottom? Here's what you need to know.
  • Sep 28

    IRS Posts New Per Diem Rates For Taxpayers Who Travel For Busine

    IRS Posts New Per Diem Rates For Taxpayers Who Travel For Busine
    New per-diem numbers are out, effective October 1, 2016. These numbers are to be used for per-diem allowances paid to any employee on or after October 1, 2016, for travel away from home on or after that date. The new rates include those for…
  • Sep 26

    Live Blog: The First 2016 Presidential Debate (September 26, 2016)

    Live Blog: The First 2016 Presidential Debate (September 26, 2016)
    Welcome to our live coverage of the September 26, 2016, presidential debate. At around 9:00 p.m. EST, the two main presidential candidates, Hillary Clinton for the Democrats, and Donald Trump for the Republicans, are expected to take the…
Rank this Week: 732

Truth on the Market

Truth on the Market

Commentary on business law, antitrust, and corporate governance by law professors and economists. By Adam Mossoff, Ben Sperry, Eric Helland, Geoffrey Manne, Gus Hurwitz, Larry Ribstein, Mike Sykuta, Paul Rubin and Thom Lambert.

http://truthonthemarket.com/
Rank this Week: 680

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 28

    What is it like to be a philosopher? David Chalmers edition

    What is it like to be a philosopher? David Chalmers edition
    Here. Quite an entertaining and interesting read!
  • Sep 28

    Thoughts on the PGR from a foreign student

    Thoughts on the PGR from a foreign student
    A graduate student writes: I am a student of philosophy and a refugee coming from a Middle Eastern country [name omitted]. I obtained my most recent degree from [a university in Canada]. Let me clarify that my current refugee status...
  • Sep 28

    Against Canary Mission, redux

    Against Canary Mission, redux
    Following up on this (many of you signed), there is now a website with the letter and the full list of signatories. Someone really needs to create a list of faculty and students behind "Canary Mission," since a list of...
Rank this Week: 728

William T. Bly Blog

William T. Bly Blog

Covers Maine drunk driving and criminal defense topics.

http://www.williamblylaw.com/blog
  • Sep 28

    Engineers Build Device that Might Change Drugged Driving Investigation

    Engineers Build Device that Might Change Drugged Driving Investigation
    Even though operating under the influence (OUI) is often thought of as another way of saying “drunk driving,” in reality it's far more wide-reaching. It doesn't apply just to people who are behind the wheel of a vehicle and under…
  • Sep 27

    Braintree Police Department Mishandles Evidence

    Braintree Police Department Mishandles Evidence
    Once again, a Massachusetts police force is having problems with its own internal procedures for handling evidence, resulting in numerous cases being thrown out and drawing attention to the fact that law enforcement is far from the standard…
  • Sep 26

    What to do When Falsely Accused of Domestic Violence

    What to do When Falsely Accused of Domestic Violence
      Oftentimes what I see in these domestic violence situations is that a husband and wife get in a fight. They love each other -- couples fight, things get really heated. And so many times a wife will say to me “I just wanted to…
Rank this Week: 626

State Bar of Texas Blog

State Bar of Texas Blog

Features Texas lawyers and legal professionals. By the State Bar of Texas.

http://blog.texasbar.com/
  • Sep 28

    Event highlights book on shared constitutional history of Texas, Mexico

    Event highlights book on shared constitutional history of Texas, Mexico
    Contrary to what most might think, the first Texas constitution wasn’t that of the Republic adopted in 1836—but a set of rights and laws from a decade before. That document—the constitution of Coahuila y Texas when the Lone…
  • Sep 23

    Dallas Bar honors excellence in legal reporting

    Dallas Bar honors excellence in legal reporting
    The Dallas Bar Association honored Dallas-Fort Worth area journalists who exemplify excellence in legal reporting with its 33rd Annual Stephen Philbin Awards on Friday. The grand prize was awarded to Michael Hall of Texas Monthly for…
  • Sep 23

    Scams Continue to Target Texas Attorney

    Scams Continue to Target Texas Attorney
    Update: 9/23/16: A San Antonio lawyer has notified the State Bar of Texas that he received a fraudulent check as part of an attempted scam. View the fraudulent check and scam letter. Update 2/26/16: We received a report about another…
Rank this Week: 929

ContractsProf Blog

ContractsProf Blog

Edited by Franklin G. Snyder, D. A. Jeremy Telman, Nancy S. Kim, Meredith R. Miller, Myanna Dellinger, Jeffrey L. Harrison and Michael Malloy.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/contractsprof_blog/
Rank this Week: 705

Legal Writing Prof Blog

Legal Writing Prof Blog

Edited by Nancy Soonpaa, Mark E. Wojcik, Judith D. Fischer, Dustin Benham, Lori D. Johnson and Kristen E. Murray.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/legalwriting/
  • Sep 28

    Another Stupid Bluebook Rule

    Another Stupid Bluebook Rule
    In past editions of the Bluebook, the Illinois Appellate Court was abbreviated as "Ill. App." In recent editions, it's abbreviated now as "Ill. App. Ct." In past editions of the Bluebook, the Indiana Court of Appeals was…
  • Sep 26

    Marjorie Rombauer, the "Founding Mother" of the Field of Legal Writing Education, has Died

    Marjorie Rombauer, the "Founding Mother" of the Field of Legal Writing Education, has Died
    Professor Emeritus Marjorie Rombauer of the University of Washington School of Law, an icon in the field of legal research and writing education who has been described as the "Founding Mother" of Legal Writing Education, passed away…
  • Sep 24

    Hiring Faculty at Texas A&M University School of Law

    Hiring Faculty at Texas A&M University School of Law
    Since Texas A&M University School of Law acquired the law school from Texas Wesleyan University in August of 2013, the law school has embarked on a program of investment that increased its entering class credentials and financial aid…
Rank this Week: 890

Small Government Contracts Blog

Small Government Contracts Blog

Offers legal news, notes and commentary of interest to small government contractors. By Steven Koprince.

http://smallgovcon.com/
  • Sep 28

    Insufficient Experience Information Sinks Offeror’s Proposal

    Insufficient Experience Information Sinks Offeror’s Proposal
    An offeror’s failure to provide the type of past performance information mandated by a solicitation led to the offeror’s elimination from consideration for a  major GSA contract. A recent GAO bid protest decision highlights…
  • Sep 27

    GAO’s Task Order Protest Jurisdiction Ends September 30, 2016

    GAO’s Task Order Protest Jurisdiction Ends September 30, 2016
    After September 30, 2016, unsuccessful offerors will lose the ability to challenge some task order awards issued by civilian agencies. With the House of Representatives and Senate at odds over the extent to which task orders should be…
  • Sep 26

    Thank You, Huntsville!

    Thank You, Huntsville!
    I am back in Lawrence after a great trip to Huntsville, Alabama, where I spoke at the Redstone Edge Conference.  My presentation focused on the recent major developments in small business contracting, including the changes to the…
Rank this Week: 876

Dorf on Law

Dorf on Law

By Cornell Law School Professor Michael Dorf and his friends.

http://www.dorfonlaw.org/
  • Sep 28

    Tracking Locational Data Via Cell Phone

    Tracking Locational Data Via Cell Phone
    by Sherry F. ColbIn my column on Verdict this week, I discuss the Indiana court of appeals case of Zanders v. Indiana, which held that police violate the Fourth Amendment if they obtain locational history data about a cell phone from the cell…
  • Sep 27

    Trump Loses Badly to Clinton and Is Trounced by Reality

    Trump Loses Badly to Clinton and Is Trounced by Reality
    by Neil H. BuchananDonald Trump's loss in the first presidential debate on Monday night was predictable.  Jane Goodall, the expert on primate behavior, said earlier this year that Trump's behavior during the Republican primary debates…
  • Sep 26

    A Former Debater Previews Tonight's Presidential "Debate" (and Proposes a Drinking Game)

    A Former Debater Previews Tonight's Presidential "Debate" (and Proposes a Drinking Game)
    by Michael DorfTonight is the much-anticipated first of three presidential (and one vice-presidential) "debates" between the Republican and Democratic candidates. I have put the word in quotation marks to reflect the fact that, as Jill Lepore…
Rank this Week: 672

My Shingle

My Shingle

Covers client relations, ethics, malpractice, legal research, marketing and solo practice trends. By Carolyn Elefant.

http://myshingle.com/
  • Sep 28

    Brad Clark: A Kentucky Criminal Defense Attorney Pursues Expungements With Conviction…and Technology

    Brad Clark: A Kentucky Criminal Defense Attorney Pursues Expungements With Conviction…and Technology
    At last month’s TBD Conference, I wound up in a break out session with Kentucky criminal defense attorney, Brad Clark. Not only did Brad open his own law practice a few months before, but at the same time, he launched the Unconvicted…
  • Sep 26

    Make Money Mondays: Mini Legal Service Packages, Take Two

    Make Money Mondays: Mini Legal Service Packages, Take Two
    Most lawyers are familiar with, and skeptical about offering mini legal services packages – which is really just a fancy name for unbundling . In other words, in contrast to a full service experience, from advice about a particular…
  • Sep 22

    UPDATE to Study Finds Solo Lawyers Bill Only Two Hours A Day

    UPDATE to Study Finds Solo Lawyers Bill Only Two Hours A Day
    You know the saying, “ask and ye shall receive?” It really works!  In yesterday’s post  Study Finds Solo Lawyers Bill Only Two Hours A Day, I questioned the results of a “Legal Trends Study” announced…
Rank this Week: 731

Illinois Medical Malpractice Blog

Illinois Medical Malpractice Blog

Covers medical malpractice cases, news and issues with a focus on Illinois. From Levin & Perconti.

http://medicalmalpractice.levinperconti.com/
  • Sep 28

    Podiatrists Blamed for Negligent Care, Lawsuit Filed

    Podiatrists Blamed for Negligent Care, Lawsuit Filed
    Foot surgery should be considered routine because it is performed every day all across the country with few problems. However, sometimes a mistake is made that causes the patient extreme pain and the need for further medical treatment. In one…
  • Sep 23

    Man Suffered Injuries, Dysphasia, Due to Medical Negligence

    Man Suffered Injuries, Dysphasia, Due to Medical Negligence
    Hospitals are places where we expect to be treated for our medical problems. Sometimes, however, hospitals fall short of providing proper care and may even provide negligent care that causes serious injuries. A man filed a lawsuit in Cook…
  • Sep 20

    Man Files Lawsuit Alleging Loss of Vision after Eye Surgery

    Man Files Lawsuit Alleging Loss of Vision after Eye Surgery
    Eye surgery is among the most difficult and delicate types of surgery available. There are a number of reasons why eye surgery may be required. Some of the most common eye problems that necessitate medical treatment are cataracts and myopia.…
Rank this Week: 637

Fort Lauderdale Divorce Lawyer…

Fort Lauderdale Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers divorce, custody, and child support. By Sandy T. Fox, P.A.

http://www.fortlauderdaledivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 28

    Court’s Refusal to Hear Florida Man’s Defense Evidence in Stalking Case Triggers Reversal of Injunction

    Court’s Refusal to Hear Florida Man’s Defense Evidence in Stalking Case Triggers Reversal of Injunction
    An alleged stalking case from the Tampa Bay area serves as a reminder of the appropriate legal and procedural hurdles that must be cleared before an injunction against stalking can be issued. In this case, the Second District Court of Appeal…
  • Sep 21

    The Effects of Adultery on Your Florida Divorce Case

    The Effects of Adultery on Your Florida Divorce Case
    In Florida, the laws regarding divorce have followed a “no-fault” system since 1971. Today, there are only two bases for obtaining a divorce:  that the marriage has irretrievably broken down, or that one spouse has been…
  • Sep 14

    Dividing Up Awards of Alimony and Child Support in Your Florida Divorce

    Dividing Up Awards of Alimony and Child Support in Your Florida Divorce
    When your spouse or you decides to file for divorce, the issues may seem straightforward, regardless of whether or not they are contested. You may have to resolve matters surrounding child custody and timesharing, child support, alimony, and…
Rank this Week: 916

Baltimore Medical Malpractice…

Baltimore Medical Malpractice Lawyer Blog

Covers medical malpractice. By Arfaa Law Group.

http://www.baltimoremedicalmalpracticelawyer.net/
  • Sep 28

    Providing Adequate Medical Care to Deaf Patients in Maryland

    Providing Adequate Medical Care to Deaf Patients in Maryland
    When we go to the doctor for a health issue, we are typically able to communicate without any problems. For deaf patients, the reality can be very different. A simple conversation can become very difficult if effective communication options…
  • Sep 20

    Colonoscopy Errors in Maryland

    Colonoscopy Errors in Maryland
    Colonoscopies are important procedures used to detect any issues with the colon. Colonoscopy errors can have serious consequences for the patient. If you or someone you know has been injured by a colonoscopy error, it might be…
  • Sep 14

    Drug Allergies and Medical Malpractice in Maryland

    Drug Allergies and Medical Malpractice in Maryland
    When you go to see a doctor or visit a hospital, you trust that the health care providers will be vigilant in keeping track of any allergies you have disclosed. If you or someone you know was harmed due to an allergic reaction caused…
Rank this Week: 962

Tax Updates

Tax Updates

By Roth & Co.

http://rothcpa.com/blog-index/
Rank this Week: 739

Start Fresh Today Bankruptcy Blog

Start Fresh Today Bankruptcy Blog

Covers bankruptcy fiilng, bankruptcy means test, student loans, credit counseling, and debtor education.

http://blog.startfreshtoday.com/blog
  • Sep 28

    Am I Living Beyond My Means? — 5 Warning Sign

    Am I Living Beyond My Means? — 5 Warning Sign
    In today's overindulgent world, it can be very easy to fall in the trap of living beyond your means. ”You only live once“ and ”You deserve it“ are phrases you likely find yourself hearing on a regular basis, and with…
  • Sep 23

    Can I Keep My Home and Car When I File for Bankruptcy?

    Can I Keep My Home and Car When I File for Bankruptcy?
    Filing for bankruptcy is never an easy decision. For many people, however, the thing that you question most is whether or not you'll be able to keep the items that are most important to you. Your car, for example, is your source of…
  • Sep 16

    8 Game Day Tips to Help You Save Money

    8 Game Day Tips to Help You Save Money
    With football season now in full swing, there are plenty of opportunities to get in on the fan fun. If you're on a budget, it doesn't mean you have to say on the sidelines.  Whether you're hosting a game day party at home or…
Rank this Week: 712

Tax Problem Attorney Blog

Tax Problem Attorney Blog

Covers topics such as sales and payroll tax problems, offers in compromise, tax audits, tax debt, tax disputes, tax fraud, tax litigation and tax controversy, and tax preparer penalties. By Brager Tax Law Group.

http://www.taxproblemattorneyblog.com/
  • Sep 28

    How to Limit Your Tax Penalties for Failure to File

    How to Limit Your Tax Penalties for Failure to File
    Are you behind in filing your tax return? If you have not filed a tax return for one or more years, you could be facing some steep penalties and interest on your past due tax returns and payments. Penalties for failure to file and interest on…
  • Sep 23

    Why Hire a Tax Attorney for a Tax Return Audit?

    Why Hire a Tax Attorney for a Tax Return Audit?
    When you are notified that you have been chosen for a tax return audit, you may not be sure what to do next. How do you prepare for an intense inspection of your tax documents and ensure you can answer any questions the tax auditor may have?…
  • Sep 21

    Tax Considerations When Living Abroad

    Tax Considerations When Living Abroad
    Tax season is difficult enough. When living abroad, it can become even more complicated. As a U.S. citizen, you must file a tax return with the IRS, regardless of where you are living in the world. You also may need to pay and file taxes in…
Rank this Week: 902

Subject to Inquiry

Subject to Inquiry

Looks at white collar, congressional, SEC, energy enforcement and other government inquiries. By McGuireWoods.

http://www.subjecttoinquiry.com/
  • Sep 28

    A Compliance Plan for the Extractive Industries Payment Disclosure Rule

    A Compliance Plan for the Extractive Industries Payment Disclosure Rule
    In the prior post we described the SEC’s new Rule 13q-1 that took effect on Monday (September 26). In this post, we discuss steps covered companies should take to comply with the rule. To review: Rule 13q-1 requires issuers involved in…
  • Sep 26

    How to prepare for the SEC’s Resource Extraction Disclosure Rule

    How to prepare for the SEC’s Resource Extraction Disclosure Rule
    After a long and tortured route through the courts, the SEC’s final rule implementing Dodd-Frank’s Resource Extraction Payment Disclosure requirement took effect today. Many have watched and commented on the new Rule 13q-1, and…
  • Sep 26

    House Financial Services Committee Takes Aim at the CFPB

    House Financial Services Committee Takes Aim at the CFPB
    While the CFPB has been busy revamping debt collection rules, including those required by the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), lawmakers are doing a bit of revamping of their own.  Earlier this month, the Financial CHOICE Act…
Rank this Week: 792

Jim Hamilton's World of Securities…

Jim Hamilton's World of Securities Regulation

Commentaries on security regulation.

http://jimhamiltonblog.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 28

    NASAA requests clarifications to SEC’s continuity plan proposal

    NASAA requests clarifications to SEC’s continuity plan proposal
    By Amy Leisinger, J.D.In comments to the SEC, NASAA offered support for the Commission’s proposal to require registered investment advisers to adopt and implement written business continuity and transition plans. According to the…
  • Sep 27

    Circuit split could put equitable tolling back on High Court’s agenda

    Circuit split could put equitable tolling back on High Court’s agenda
    By Anne Sherry, J.D.Two new petitions for certiorari ask the Supreme Court to look again at the effect of American Pipe tolling on statutes of repose. The petitioners opted out of class actions against Bear Stearns and the underwriters of…
  • Sep 26

    ICI, SIFMA oppose bulk of FSB response to asset management ‘threats’

    ICI, SIFMA oppose bulk of FSB response to asset management ‘threats’
    By Amy Leisinger, J.D.The Investment Company Institute and SIFMA’s Asset Management Group have filed comments in response to the Financial Stability Board’s proposed recommendations regarding vulnerabilities in the asset…
Rank this Week: 679

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers car, motorcycle and trucking accidents, including those caused by drunk driving. By Associates and Bruce L. Scheiner, Personal Injury Lawyers, P.A.

http://www.injury-lawyer-florida.com/
  • Sep 28

    Target Shopper Stuck by Needle in Parking Lot Wins $4.6M

    Target Shopper Stuck by Needle in Parking Lot Wins $4.6M
    Jurors recently awarded $4.6 million in damages to a woman who suffered personal injury after she was stuck by a needle in a Target shopping center parking lot.  Initially, the woman’s attorney offered to settle with the retail…
  • Sep 25

    Holiday Motor Corp. v. Walters – Product Liability in Convertible Rollover

    Holiday Motor Corp. v. Walters – Product Liability in Convertible Rollover
    The Virginia Supreme Court reversed a $20 million product liability verdict favoring a woman seriously injured when her Mazda convertible rolled over. Justices ruled trial court abused discretion in allowing plaintiff’s expert…
  • Sep 24

    Bicycle Helmet Recalls Highlight Head Injury Risk

    Bicycle Helmet Recalls Highlight Head Injury Risk
    When you purchase a bicycle helmet, you are making a commitment to safety. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports 818 bicyclists died on U.S. roads last year – an increase of more than 12 percent – the…
Rank this Week: 981

Florida HOA Lawyer Blog

Florida HOA Lawyer Blog

By Siegfried, Rivera, Hyman, Lerner, De La Torre, Mars & Sobel, P.A.

http://www.floridahoalawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 587

The Harvard Law School Corporate…

The Harvard Law School Corporate Governance Blog

Covers boards of directors, corporate elections, executive compensation, practice insights, legal developments, securities regulation, and Sarbanes-Oxley. Sponsored by the HLS Corporate Governance Program.

http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/corpgov
  • Sep 28

    21st Century Markets Need 21st Century Regulation

    21st Century Markets Need 21st Century Regulation
    Today [September 21, 2016], I want to talk about the ongoing transformation of the world’s trading markets from analog to digital, from human to algorithmic trading and from stand-alone centers to seamless trading webs. I will describe…
  • Sep 28

    Do Heterogeneous Firms Select Their Right “Size” of Corporate Governance Arrangements?

    Do Heterogeneous Firms Select Their Right “Size” of Corporate Governance Arrangements?
    One-size-does-not-fit-all in corporate law and governance. But do firms really choose their right “size” of governance as conventional wisdom holds? That one-size-does-not-fit-all is frequently used to object mandatory corporate…
  • Sep 28

    Hostile Resistance to Hedge Fund Activism

    Hostile Resistance to Hedge Fund Activism
    Numerous academic studies present evidence that hedge fund activism campaigns can lead to both short- and long-run improvements in the values of target firms. Despite this evidence, managers of target firms do not typically embrace the…
Rank this Week: 893

UB Law Library Blog

UB Law Library Blog

Features news from the UB Law Library.

http://libweb.lib.buffalo.edu/blog/law
  • Sep 28

    Library open during Law School Fall Break

    Library open during Law School Fall Break
    Although there are no Law School classes during Fall Break, Thursday, Sept. 29-Friday, Sept. 30, the Law Library is open from 7:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. both days. See also: Full schedule of Law Library hours Hours at other University Libraries Law…
  • Sep 26

    Upcoming event: Buddhist Law and State Law in Comparative Perspective International Conference

    Upcoming event: Buddhist Law and State Law in Comparative Perspective International Conference
    When: September 30 – October 1, 2016 Where: 509 O’Brian Hall, UB North Campus Contact: editor@buddhismandlaw.org Join us for a two-day conference that builds on the edited collection, Buddhism and Law: An Introduction (Cambridge,…
  • Sep 23

    New publication: Criminal Law by Guyora Binder (Oxford Introductions to U.S. Law)

    New publication: Criminal Law by Guyora Binder (Oxford Introductions to U.S. Law)
    The Law Library has just received a new publication by SUNY Distinguished Professor Guyora Binder, Oxford Introductions to U.S. Law: Criminal Law. Publisher Oxford University Press notes that, “The Oxford Introductions to U.S. Law:…
Rank this Week: 841

Scottish Law Reporter

Scottish Law Reporter

Reporting on news & issues of Justice, Law & Politics, from Scotland.

http://scottishlaw.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 964

South Carolina Child Injury Lawyer…

South Carolina Child Injury Lawyer Blog

By Howell and Christmas, LLC.

http://www.howellandchristmas.com/blog
  • Sep 28

    Everything You Need to Know about MRSA Infection

    Everything You Need to Know about MRSA Infection
    MRSA, or methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, is a bacterial infection. The infection causes skin infections in non-hospitalized people. For those that contract the infection in a hospital, particularly following a surgery, sepsis,…
  • Sep 26

    Understanding Product Liability Law

    Understanding Product Liability Law
    There are dangerous products out there on the market that you may be unaware of. That is because when made correctly and used as intended, they typically cause little to no harm. Unfortunately, when products are not manufactured properly or…
  • Sep 23

    Are Hospitals Using Dirty Surgical Instruments?

    Are Hospitals Using Dirty Surgical Instruments?
    Picture a surgery in your mind. Even if you haven’t gone under the knife yourself, chances are you have seen at least one episode of a medical drama on television. This has no doubt led you to picture a sterile operating theater with…
Rank this Week: 582

San Antonio Employment Law Blog

San Antonio Employment Law Blog

Discuss labor and employment law issues for the San Antonio, Texas community. By Thomas J. Crane.

http://www.sanantonioemploymentlawblog.com/
  • Sep 28

    Iraq War History Re-Visited

    Iraq War History Re-Visited
    Listening to the debate between Clinton and Trump, I realized that some folks have already forgotten what really happened during the Iraq War. It ended just a few years ago, yet, there are some serious mis-understandings about it. For one…
  • Sep 27

    Wells Fargo Avoids Liability with Arbitration Clause

    Wells Fargo Avoids Liability with Arbitration Clause
    You have to love capitalism. I still believe the capitalistic system is the best around. But, the crazy things it can lead to. Everyone has heard about the Wells Fargo scandal. Bank tellers at Wells Fargo were required to open a certain…
  • Sep 22

    States, Business Groups Seek to Stop Overtime Change

    States, Business Groups Seek to Stop Overtime Change
    Pres. Obama updated the rules on overtime. He essentially brought them forward to allow for inflation. I wrote about that change in the overtime rules here and here. Well, now many states and business groups are filing suit to stop the…
Rank this Week: 716

Work Comp Roundup

Work Comp Roundup

Covers workers' compensation cost containment techniques and strategies.

http://reduceyourworkerscomp.com/
  • Sep 28

    Manitoba WCB Sees $95 Million Surplu

    Manitoba WCB Sees $95 Million Surplu
    The Workers Compensation Board of Manitoba’s (Canada) 2015 Annual Report was tabled in the provincial legislature recently.   The highlights include a surplus of $95 million, implementing a fairer and balanced assessment rate model…
  • 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,…
Rank this Week: 563

Integrity Marketing

Integrity Marketing

Marketing advice for law firms. From Jennifer Campbell of Integrity Marketing Solutions (IMS).

http://integritymarketing.typepad.com/ims/
  • Sep 28

    Why Not All Leads Are Equal

    Why Not All Leads Are Equal
    The person who contacts your estate planning law practice from your website is different than the person who calls your office because their CPA gave her your name. Shouldn’t all clients be treated the same way, with great courtesy, respect…
  • Sep 28

    Why Not All Leads Are Equal

    Why Not All Leads Are Equal
    The person who contacts your estate planning law practice from your website is different than the person who calls your office because their CPA gave her your name. Shouldn’t all clients be treated the same way, with great courtesy, respect…
  • Sep 27

    Where you tell the story of YOU: your website profile page

    Where you tell the story of YOU: your website profile page
    It is not easy to prepare your own profile or biography. If you are modest, you are not good at telling the world why you are so good at what you do. If you are uncomfortable writing about yourself, it will be the one task that gets pushed to…
Rank this Week: 605

Duets Blog

Duets Blog

Collaborative blog on advertising, intellectual property, and marketing.

http://www.duetsblog.com/
  • Sep 28

    For Wrigley Field Street Vendors, It’s Win or Go Home

    For Wrigley Field Street Vendors, It’s Win or Go Home
    The Chicago Cubs are rolling into the playoffs, putting the finishing touches on a historically dominant regular season with over 100 wins. Cubs fans (like me) even dare to dream that the century-plus long championship drought may finally…
  • Sep 27

    A new NHL team: The Las Vegas Silver (or Desert) (or Golden) Knight

    A new NHL team: The Las Vegas Silver (or Desert) (or Golden) Knight
    Have you heard about the NHL’s newest, not-yet-fully-named hockey team, based in Las Vegas? Although the team’s inaugural season will not begin until October 2017, season tickets have already sold out. This exciting…
  • Sep 26

    How Would You Pronounce Infringement?

    How Would You Pronounce Infringement?
    Last week, we discussed Caribou Coffee’s billboard ad referencing transparency — this week another installment from Caribou’s current Minneapolis skyway billboard campaign: That one made me think of this one, a post from a…
Rank this Week: 967

Energy & the Law

Energy & the Law

Covers energy policy, eminent domain, hydraulic fracturing, and royalty disputes. By Looper Reed & McGraw P.C.

http://www.energyandthelaw.com
  • Sep 28

    New Mexico Pit Rule Survives Challenge by Enviro Group

    New Mexico Pit Rule Survives Challenge by Enviro Group
    Posted by Charles Sartain In a case displaying the tactics of anti-fossil fuel advocates, Earthworks’ Oil & Gas Accountability Project v. New Mexico Oil Conservation Commission, a court rejected a challenge to the Commission’s…
  • Sep 20

    Back to the Bulgarian Bad Guy, So Say the Justice

    Back to the Bulgarian Bad Guy, So Say the Justice
    Posted by Charles Sartain My blogging sensei Cordell Parvin says the title should always inform the reader of the content. Mea culpa on this one; I couldn’t resist the alliterations. Some time back I reported on Carlton Energy…
  • Sep 13

    Assigning By “Stratigraphic Equivalent”? Be Careful

    Assigning By “Stratigraphic Equivalent”? Be Careful
    Posted by Charles Sartain How many of your mineral conveyances are described like this: … all of Sellers’ right, title and interest in and to (a) the oil, gas and other minerals in, to and under the lands … ONLY…
Rank this Week: 987

The Employer Handbook

The Employer Handbook

Covers labor and employment law of PA, NJ and DE businesses. By Eric B. Meyer.

http://www.theemployerhandbook.com/
  • Sep 28

    The EEOC cares about small businesses, you guys.

    The EEOC cares about small businesses, you guys.
    In their quest to survive and eventually thrive, many small businesses do not prioritize EEO compliance. I’m not saying that small businesses purposefully set out to break the law. It’s just that, with a limited…
  • Sep 27

    Is New Jersey trying to out “California” California with new employment laws?

    Is New Jersey trying to out “California” California with new employment laws?
    What caught my eye this morning, I mean, other than my new Carson Wentz fathead — ok, fatheads — was this Law360 headline: “NJ Ruling May Widen Exposure To Excessive Jury Awards” Gulp… So, bigger jury…
  • Sep 26

    Cut your hair, Mattingly!

    Cut your hair, Mattingly!
    On Saturday, I ran — and I use that term, “ran,” generously — my first Spartan Race. Maybe, the better past-tense verb is “completed.” But, I’ll take it. What the heck does Don Mattingly have to do…
Rank this Week: 756

Music & Copyright's Blog

Music & Copyright's Blog

Covers global copyright and legal issues affecting the music industry.

http://musicandcopyright.wordpress.com
  • Sep 28

    New issue of Music & Copyright with Mexico country report

    New issue of Music & Copyright with Mexico country report
    The latest issue of Music & Copyright is now available for subscribers to download. Here are some of the highlights. Midyear trade results hint at a very positive year for global recorded-music sales All of the world’s major…
  • Sep 14

    New issue of Music & Copyright with Japan country report

    New issue of Music & Copyright with Japan country report
    The latest issue of Music & Copyright is now available for subscribers to download. Here are some of the highlights. ECJ clarifies the copyright infringement rules concerning hyperlinks The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that…
  • Aug 31

    New issue of Music & Copyright

    New issue of Music & Copyright
    The latest issue of Music & Copyright is now available for subscribers to download. Here are some of the highlights. Russia’s royalty collection system heading for a big shake-up Russia’s music royalty collecting segment has…
Rank this Week: 649

Learn Why Bob Kraft's P.I.S.S.D. …

Learn Why Bob Kraft's P.I.S.S.D. (Personal Injury, Social Security Disability)

About the ways injured and disabled persons are mistreated by governments and insurance companies.

http://www.pissd.com/
  • Sep 28

    How Do You Handle a Personal Injury Caused by a Spouse?

    How Do You Handle a Personal Injury Caused by a Spouse?
    For a very long time, it was legally impossible to sue a spouse for personal injury. However, most of those laws have been overturned as of the 20th century. There are a number of ways to handle a personal injury caused by a spouse, and here…
  • Sep 27

    The Difference Between a DUI and a DWI

    The Difference Between a DUI and a DWI
    Tens and hundreds of thousands of people get stopped each year for DUI and DWI violations. In 2015, the state of California alone had more than 214,000 DUI arrests, according to Statistic Brain. Many people use the two terms interchangeably,…
  • Sep 26

    US Releases Rules for Self-Driving Car

    US Releases Rules for Self-Driving Car
    In a front-page story, the Washington Post reports Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx released a “long-awaited policy paper” that lays out rules for self-driving cars. The Post characterizes the plan as intending…
Rank this Week: 660

Williams Law Group Blog

Williams Law Group Blog

Covers New Jersey Division of Child Protection and Permanency issues.

http://newjerseydyfsdefense.com/blog
  • Sep 28

    Can I Get Temporary Support Orders During a Divorce?

    Can I Get Temporary Support Orders During a Divorce?
    Divorce creates new expenses, such as the costs of one spouse moving out and your legal fees. Fortunately, you may be able to get temporary financial support orders while your divorce is pending.
  • Sep 27

    How Can I Get Physical Custody?

    How Can I Get Physical Custody?
    Physical custody gives you the right to have your child live with you. Physical custody, also called residential custody, can be shared if both parents are able to have the child live with them.
  • Sep 26

    New Jersey Parenting Plans: Guidelines for Co-Parenting

    New Jersey Parenting Plans: Guidelines for Co-Parenting
    New Jersey parenting plans must be filed in divorce or custody cases when the parents cannot agree on all matters. A parenting plan can be used to help co-parents successfully raise their child together.
Rank this Week: 913

Elder Law Prof Blog

Elder Law Prof Blog

Edited by Kim Dayton, Rebecca C. Morgan and Katherine C. Pearson.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/elder_law/
Rank this Week: 706

Legal Scoop on Southwest Florida…

Legal Scoop on Southwest Florida Real Estate

Covers real estate and environmental issues in Southwest Florida. By Henderson Franklin.

http://www.legalscoopswflre.com/
Rank this Week: 524

miabogadoenlinea.net

miabogadoenlinea.net

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

http://www.miabogadoenlinea.net
  • Sep 27

    Disqueras van en contra de YouTube-mp3.org

    Disqueras van en contra de YouTube-mp3.org
    Universal, Warner Bros, Sony y otras disqueras están demandado a la empresa operadora del sitio YouTube-mp3.org, que permite a los usuarios obtener de los videos de YouTube los archivos de audio, ya que consideran que viola sus…
  • Sep 27

    Juez de Uganda falla a favor de transnacional sobre plantación de palmera

    Juez de Uganda falla a favor de transnacional sobre plantación de palmera
    Este martes, el juez Wilson Kwesiga del Tribunal Superior de Uganda concluyó que, contrario a la demanda presentada, la empresa de aceites comestibles y detergentes, Bidco Africa, no está violando el derecho de los residentes de…
  • Sep 27

    Otorgan paupérrima compensación a adolescentes árabes lesionados con ácido

    Otorgan paupérrima compensación a adolescentes árabes lesionados con ácido
    Un tribunal del emirato de Fujairah, Emiratos Árabes Unidos, concedió esta semana una compensación de 2.4 millones de dírhams, US$653,425, a los primos Khalifa Al Yamahi, de 17 años de edad, y Jasem Al…
Rank this Week: 609

Software Intellectual Property…

Software Intellectual Property Report

Covers the places where software intersects the law of intellectual property. By Charles A. Bieneman.

http://swipreport.com/
Rank this Week: 858

RegBlog

RegBlog

A regulation blog, in affiliation with the Penn Program on Regulation. From the University of Pennsylvania Law School.

http://www.regblog.org/
Rank this Week: 607

Taxable Talk

Taxable Talk

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

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

    As The Caesars Turns, Episode 2

    As The Caesars Turns, Episode 2
    Caesars Entertainment Operating Company (CEOC) today announced that they reached a restructuring agreement with its major creditors. The deal will likely allow CEOC to emerge from bankruptcy early in 2017. The settlement must be finalized and…
  • Sep 25

    California Cities Eye Netflix as a Revenue Source

    California Cities Eye Netflix as a Revenue Source
    “Don’t tax you, don’t tax me. Tax that fellow behind the tree.” — Russell B. Long The city of Pasadena, California (home of the Rose Bowl and annual Rose Parade) voted to expand their telecommunications tax to…
  • Sep 22

    As the Caesars Turn

    As the Caesars Turn
    There have been more developments in the Caesars bankruptcy. First, Caesars Entertainment said it is offering an additional $1.6 billion for junior creditors of Caesars Entertainment Operating Company (CEOC) in the contentious bankruptcy. The…
Rank this Week: 743

ExportLawBlog

ExportLawBlog

Covers the laws governing exports from the United States with an emphasis on export regulations administered by the Bureau of Industry and Security, the Directorate of Defense Trade Controls and the Office of Foreign Assets Control. By Clif Burns, Carolyn

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

    If It Were Real, It Wouldn’t Be “Deemed”

    If It Were Real, It Wouldn’t Be “Deemed”
    The Fifth Circuit last week released an opinion upholding the District Court’s decision not to grant Defense Distributed’s motion for a preliminary injunction.  Defense Distributed had sought a preliminary…
  • Sep 23

    Bad News For Anyone Named Paul Davi

    Bad News For Anyone Named Paul Davi
    ABOVE: Paul Davis Yesterday, the Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) designated PacNet Services, a Canadian payments processing company, and many of its officers and employees as SDNs under the Transnational Criminal…
  • Sep 22

    Don’t Forget Croatia

    Don’t Forget Croatia
    Yesterday, the Bureau of Industry and Security (“BIS”) announced various amendments to the encryption rules. I realize that the encryption rules are a sprawling mess, scattered through various sections of the EAR and written in an…
Rank this Week: 530

Law Office of Michael West P.C.…

Law Office of Michael West P.C. Blog

Covers Georgia law.

http://lawofficeofmichaelwest.com/blog/
  • Sep 27

    3 Ways to Rebuild Your Credit After Filing for Bankruptcy

    3 Ways to Rebuild Your Credit After Filing for Bankruptcy
    In these difficult economic times, many Georgians have found that the best choice for them and their families is to file for bankruptcy in order to come out from under their household debts. Speak to your bankruptcy lawyer to see if…
  • Sep 26

    3 Things To Do Before Meeting with a Bankruptcy Attorney

    3 Things To Do Before Meeting with a Bankruptcy Attorney
    The prospect of filing for bankruptcy can be very intimidating, scary, and stressful – especially if you are going to do it on your own. Because the bankruptcy process can be very confusing, it is highly recommended that most Georgians…
  • Aug 1

    Don’t Put Off Till Tomorrow What You Should Do Today! The Repercussions of Delaying a Bankruptcy Filing

    Don’t Put Off Till Tomorrow What You Should Do Today! The Repercussions of Delaying a Bankruptcy Filing
    Filing for bankruptcy can be a very difficult and stressful process for many Georgian families who are in a constant state of worry because they cannot meet their monthly bills. Because the decision to “take the bankruptcy plunge”…
Rank this Week: 796

Cape Cod Injury Lawyer Blog

Cape Cod Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Massachusetts injury law. By The Law Offices of John C. Manoog III.

http://www.capecodinjurylawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 973