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UK Supreme Court Blog

UK Supreme Court Blog

Covers the UK Supreme Court and its judgments.

http://ukscblog.com/
Rank this Week: 597

Defending People: The Tao of…

Defending People: The Tao of Criminal-Defense Trial Lawyering

Covers criminal defense law. By Mark Bennett.

http://blog.bennettandbennett.com/
  • Jul 25

    2016.026: Jury Selection Magic — Dallas in September

    2016.026: Jury Selection Magic — Dallas in September
    Come play with us in Dallas. Your mind will be blown, and I guarantee that you’ll come away a better lawyer. Register here. PDF of poster, if you like.
  • Jul 20

    2016.025: Carl David Ceder Learns The 12 Rules of The Blawgosphere

    2016.025: Carl David Ceder Learns The 12 Rules of The Blawgosphere
    I did not write the following post. Scott Greenfield wrote it and posted it to Simple Justice in 2013. Carl David Ceder has filed what appears to be a fraudulent DMCA takedown letter regarding it (because Scott used…
  • Jul 20

    2016.024: #AllPeopleLie

    2016.024: #AllPeopleLie
    From Popehat (h/t Scott Greenfield): It is currently fashionable for defense attorneys to say “clients lie” and “most clients are guilty.” I wouldn’t agree with either proposition. Everybody lies; I don’t…
Rank this Week: 128

Fashion Counsel with Anthony V.…

Fashion Counsel with Anthony V. Lupo

Arent Fox's fashion law blog highlights critical issues for designers, retailers, and manufacturers.

http://www.fashioncounsel.com/
Rank this Week: 993

Technology & Marketing Law…

Technology & Marketing Law Blog

Covers Internet, technology and online marketing legal issues. Published by Santa Clara University School of Law Professor Eric Goldman.

http://blog.ericgoldman.org/
  • Jul 25

    Search Engine Snippets Protected By Section 230–O’Kroley v. Fastcase

    Search Engine Snippets Protected By Section 230–O’Kroley v. Fastcase
    The plaintiff’s vanity Google search results included the following snippet: “indecency with a child in Trial Court Cause N . . . Colin O’Kroley v Pringle.” The linked result (to Google Book’s indexing of Texas…
  • Jul 21

    Message Board Operator May Be Liable For Moderator’s Content–Enigma v. Bleeping

    Message Board Operator May Be Liable For Moderator’s Content–Enigma v. Bleeping
    It’s been a brutal year for Section 230 jurisprudence, and the hits keep coming. In today’s case, the parties ran into a judge who seemed unshakably determined–for reasons I can’t determine–to deny the motion to…
  • Jul 20

    Sideloading Service Defeats Copyright Infringement Claims–BWP v. Polyvore

    Sideloading Service Defeats Copyright Infringement Claims–BWP v. Polyvore
    BWP Media is a celebrity photo agency and a repeat online copyright plaintiff. Polyvore is…well, I don’t really get what they do. They say the site “is a new way to discover and shop for things you love in fashion,...
Rank this Week: 107

The Trademark Blog

The Trademark Blog

Covers advertising, ambush marketing, appellations of origin, branding, replacement parts, famous marks, grey goods and Madrid Protocol. By Marty Schwimmer.

http://www.schwimmerlegal.com/
Rank this Week: 549

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/
  • Jul 25

    [Eugene Volokh] Short Circuit: A roundup of recent federal court decision

    [Eugene Volokh] Short Circuit: A roundup of recent federal court decision
    (Here is the latest edition of the Institute for Justice’s weekly Short Circuit newsletter, written by John Ross.) Justice Ginsburg recently expressed an unfavorable opinion of a presidential candidate, violating the norm that judges…
  • Jul 25

    [Eugene Volokh] The reverse Streisand effect

    [Eugene Volokh] The reverse Streisand effect
    From O’Kroley v. Fastcase (6th Cir.) (some paragraph breaks added): Colin O’Kroley googled himself and did not like the results. “Texas Advance Sheet,” an entry read, followed by the words “indecency with a child…
  • Jul 24

    [Ilya Somin] Identity politics and the perils of zero-sum thinking

    [Ilya Somin] Identity politics and the perils of zero-sum thinking
    In an excellent recent post, co-blogger David Bernstein explains how both racists and many left-wing anti-racists make the mistake of falling into the trap of zero-sum economic reasoning: too often, they assume that one racial or ethnic group…
Rank this Week: 9

New York Asbestos Defense…

New York Asbestos Defense Litigation

Covers the current state of asbestos defense litigation in New York State, with resources for the insured and self-insured defendant, as well as defense counsel. By Eric C. Genau.

http://asbestoslitigation.typepad.com/newyork/
  • Jul 25

    The Sense Of Reality

    The Sense Of Reality
    Carlos Mora Vanegas build our future, thought by thought, for better or for worse, but not know it. But thus the universe was forged. Michael Jackson shines more light on the discussion. Thinking is another name for destination, then choose…
  • Jul 19

    Recommendation

    Recommendation
    Today to arrange a trip through msc cruises is a trend on the rise. However for many people this experience is totally new, since riding a boat for the first time generates many sensations. Many fear ridicule against people who will have to…
  • Jul 6

    Outer Distance

    Outer Distance
    Working in pairs, to strike into the body of a partner bouncing at the same time on the full distance of contact impact. The aim is to 'get' strike partner before he will be at a safe distance. Here, the important role played by psychological…
Rank this Week: 347

Wisconsin Estate Planning

Wisconsin Estate Planning

Covers Wisconsin estate planning, elder law, probate and trust administration, real estate law, business organization, and individual income tax preparation. By Tesar Law Group, S.C.

http://blog.tesarlaw.com/
  • Jul 25

    Think of Estate Planning as Preventative Therapy for Family Member

    Think of Estate Planning as Preventative Therapy for Family Member
    Having frequent discussions among your children about your plans, well in advance, will be best so that any disagreements can be settled while you are still around to address them.
  • Jul 22

    Will You Need to Apply for Medicaid?

    Will You Need to Apply for Medicaid?
    Applying for Medicaid benefits is a complex task that requires the help of an experienced elder law attorney, especially when making hard decisions on how to allocate money you've saved all your life.
  • Jul 20

    Every Family Needs Estate Planning, Especially When It's Complicated

    Every Family Needs Estate Planning, Especially When It's Complicated
    People tend to think that trusts were just for wealthy families, but when families are complicated, distributing assets often requires more than just a simple will.
Rank this Week: 444

Library Boy

Library Boy

Features legal research news. By Michel-Adrien Sheppard.

http://micheladrien.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 25

    Canadian Association of Law Libraries Webinar on The Lean Law Library

    Canadian Association of Law Libraries Webinar on The Lean Law Library
    The Canadian Association of Law Libraries (CALL) is organizing a webinar on The Lean Law Library: How to Apply Process Improvement Concepts to your Organization on August 24, 2016 from 1 to 2:30PM Eastern: "Law libraries are under pressure…
  • Jul 24

    CanLII Takes Over Best Guide to Canadian Legal Research

    CanLII Takes Over Best Guide to Canadian Legal Research
    The Canadian Legal Information Institute (CanLII), the free law society-supported Internet site for finding Canadian jurisprudence and legislation, is taking over the Best Guide to Canadian Legal Research, a well-known website launched by…
  • Jul 21

    Statistics Canada Article on Police-Reported Crime

    Statistics Canada Article on Police-Reported Crime
    Yesterday, the Statistics Canada publication Juristat published an article entitled Police-reported crime statistics, 2015: "Police-reported crime in Canada, as measured by both the Crime Severity Index (CSI) and the crime rate, increased in…
Rank this Week: 248

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/
  • Jul 25

    JOTWELL: Campos on aggregating administrative action

    JOTWELL: Campos on aggregating administrative action
    The new Courts Law essay comes from Sergio Campos (Miami), reviewing a recent report of the Administrative Conference of the United States on using aggregate adjudication in administrative proceedings.
  • Jul 25

    Google Scholar Law Review Rankings - 2016

    Google Scholar Law Review Rankings - 2016
    Google has published its 2016 Google Scholar Metrics, just in time for the fall law review submissions angsting season to begin (I see that in response to folks already calling for a new Angsting Thread, Sarah has just posted the Fall 2016…
  • Jul 25

    Submission Angsting Fall 2016

    Submission Angsting Fall 2016
    This is the post to share information or ask questions about submitting to law reviews. The comments can be used to share information, complaints, praise, etc. about which journals you have heard from, which you have not, and so forth.…
Rank this Week: 137

Eastern District of Texas Federal…

Eastern District of Texas Federal Court Practice

Devoted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, with special emphasis on patent litigation. By Michael C. Smith.

http://mcsmith.blogs.com/eastern_district_of_texas/
Rank this Week: 503

Financial Counsel

Financial Counsel

Covers compliance, employment and industry intelligence for investment professionals and investment, planning and regulatory intelligence for investors. By James J. Eccleston.

http://financialcounselblog.com
  • Jul 25

    Law Firm Found Responsible for Ponzi Scheme Fraud

    Law Firm Found Responsible for Ponzi Scheme Fraud
    From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC:In recent news, Allen Stanford was convicted for his role as the leader of a$7 billion Ponzi scheme. For much of the proceedings, it appeared as if the investors in this enormous Ponzi…
  • Jul 22

    Two Toledo Advisors Barred For Fee Disclosure Failure

    Two Toledo Advisors Barred For Fee Disclosure Failure
    From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC:According to a recent settlement with FINRA, Gary Lee Rathbun and Douglas Scott Miller failed to disclose “monitoring fees” regarding the sale of investments to both their…
  • Jul 21

    Clever Independent Brokerage Firm Seeks to Circumvent Law and Hit Transitioning Reps Hard

    Clever Independent Brokerage Firm Seeks to Circumvent Law and Hit Transitioning Reps Hard
    From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC:We recently examined a promissory note agreement for a rep considering a move to an independent brokerage firm.  We noted the following trap for the unwary broker, and are issuing this…
Rank this Week: 212

IPBiz

IPBiz

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

http://ipbiz.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 25

    PTAB/USPTO suffer reverse in Magnum Oil Tool

    PTAB/USPTO suffer reverse in Magnum Oil Tool
    The decision of PTAB was reversed:The Patent Trial and Appeal Board(“Board”) instituted review and issued a final writtendecision holding all challenged claims of the ’413 patentobvious under 35 U.S.C. § 103.…
  • Jul 23

    The Washington Post resurrects the patent quality debate

    The Washington Post resurrects the patent quality debate
    The Washington Post is hitting on a lack of quality at the USPTO:The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office is so focused on rewarding its employees for the number of applications they review that the quality of patents they give out is in…
  • Jul 22

    Apple fares poorly at CAFC in Unwired Planet case

    Apple fares poorly at CAFC in Unwired Planet case
    Part of ND Cal's claim construction was found to be in error by the CAFC, which determination was adverse to Apple:We conclude that the district court erred in its constructionof “voice input.” The claims require a voiceinput, not…
Rank this Week: 111

Fort Worth Injury Attorney Blog

Fort Worth Injury Attorney Blog

Features accident news, traffic laws, and personal injury verdicts and settlements. By William K. Berenson.

http://www.fortworthinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Jul 25

    Teens in Crashes — Inside Texas Librarie

    Teens in Crashes — Inside Texas Librarie
    Texas teens collided their vehicles into other cars, bicyclists and pedestrians. But fortunately these frightening events did not actually happen but were only images on a virtual reality game on a computer screen. Participants were…
  • Jul 22

    Berenson Law Sponsors Cowtown Marathon’s First Running Camp

    Berenson Law Sponsors Cowtown Marathon’s First Running Camp
    It was a pleasure to be the sponsor of the first ever running camp for children in Fort Worth this summer. The kids met down the street from my office at the University of North Texas Health Science Center to run, learn about healthy…
  • Jul 21

    How to Protect Your Life in Two Second

    How to Protect Your Life in Two Second
    Lack of seat belt use a serious problem I just settled a major wrongful death lawsuit against a construction company where the insurance company’s lawyer in Dallas tried to prove that the decedent was not wearing his seat belt. I won…
Rank this Week: 886

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/
  • Jul 25

    So what might actually decide the election?

    So what might actually decide the election?
    Obsessing over last week's or this week's polls is irresistible, but they are pure noise (see here). This essay in the NYRB makes for timely reading (I've been reading the Achen & Bartels book, on recommendation of Jason Brennan, and...
  • Jul 25

    Philosophy of wine

    Philosophy of wine
    Who knew? (Thanks to Robert McGarvey for the pointer.)
  • Jul 25

    Alice Dreger on academic freedom in the universitie

    Alice Dreger on academic freedom in the universitie
    Here. Dreger is an historian of science, who has herself been the victim of the thought police because she has discussed, sympathetically, disfavored views about transgender people. Her main theme is that threats to academic freedom in…
Rank this Week: 300

Fitapelli Kurta News

Fitapelli Kurta News

Features stock fraud news.

http://stopbrokerfraud.com/news/
  • Jul 25

    Clyde Jones Has Pending and Settled Complaint

    Clyde Jones Has Pending and Settled Complaint
    Public records provided by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) on July 18, 2016 indicate that Oklahoma-based Titan Securities broker/adviser Clyde Jones has been the subject of numerous resolved or pending customer complaints.…
  • Jul 25

    Richard Hveem Has Two Regulatory Sanction

    Richard Hveem Has Two Regulatory Sanction
    Publicly available records provided by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) on July 18, 2016 indicate that New Jersey-based Hennion & Walsh broker/adviser Richard Hveem has received numerous resolved or pending customer…
  • Jul 25

    Samuel Koltun (RBC) Received Regulatory Sanction

    Samuel Koltun (RBC) Received Regulatory Sanction
    Public records published by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) on July 18, 2016 indicate that Florida-based RBC broker/adviser Samuel Koltun has received numerous resolved or pending customer disputes. The securities and…
Rank this Week: 274

Securities Law Attorneys Blog

Securities Law Attorneys Blog

Covers securities law. By Fitapelli | Kurta.

http://www.securitieslawattorneys.net/
  • Jul 25

    Brian Weese Has Misrepresentation Complaint

    Brian Weese Has Misrepresentation Complaint
    Publicly available records provided by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) on July 18, 2016 indicate that Utah-based Wells Fargo Advisors broker/adviser Brian Weese has received numerous resolved or pending customer…
  • Jul 25

    Carmine Capone Sanctioned and Fined by FINRA

    Carmine Capone Sanctioned and Fined by FINRA
    Publicly available records provided by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) on July 18, 2016 indicate that Florida-based GMS Group broker Carmine Capone has been sanctioned by FINRA. The securities and investment fraud law firm…
  • Jul 25

    Broker Spotlight: Howard Lee (Morgan Stanley)

    Broker Spotlight: Howard Lee (Morgan Stanley)
    Publicly available records provided by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) on July 17, 2016 indicate that California-based Morgan Stanley broker/adviser Howard Lee is the subject of pending customer complaints. The securities…
Rank this Week: 310

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
  • Jul 25

    University of Toronto Law Journal – Volume 66, Number 3, Summer 2016

    University of Toronto Law Journal – Volume 66, Number 3, Summer 2016
    University of Toronto Law Journal – Volume 66, Number 3, Summer 2016 FOCUS FEATURE: THE FUTURE OF LAW AND DEVELOPMENT In this focus feature, David Trubek and Michael Trebilcock present an assessment of the past forty years of the law…
  • Jul 25

    FAN 117.3 (First Amendment News) University of Cape Town Disinvites Flemming Rose — Nadine Strossen Dissent

    FAN 117.3 (First Amendment News) University of Cape Town Disinvites Flemming Rose — Nadine Strossen Dissent
    In the classic expression of freedom of speech and assembly, UCT’s policy is that our members will enjoy freedom to explore ideas, to express these and to assemble peacefully. The annual TB Davie Memorial Lecture on academic…
  • Jul 22

    Innovations in the Law

    Innovations in the Law
    I’ve just finished reading Robert J. Gordon’s excellent book on The Rise and Fall of American Growth.  Gordon’s thesis is that economic growth has slowed in recent decades because the pace of technological…
Rank this Week: 93

Antitrust & Competition Policy…

Antitrust & Competition Policy Blog

Edited by D. Daniel Sokol and Shubha Ghosh.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/antitrustprof_blog/
  • Jul 25

    Empirical Tools and Competition Analysis: Past Progress and Current Problem

    Empirical Tools and Competition Analysis: Past Progress and Current Problem
    Ariel Pakes (Harvard) describes Empirical Tools and Competition Analysis: Past Progress and Current Problems. ABSTRACT: I review a subset of the empirical tools available for competition analysis. The tools discussed are those needed for the…
  • Jul 25

    Price-Setting Behavior in Brazil: survey evidence

    Price-Setting Behavior in Brazil: survey evidence
    Arnildo da Silva Correa ; Myrian Beatriz S. Petrassi ; and Rafael Santos have posted Price-Setting Behavior in Brazil: survey evidence. ABSTRACT: Price surveys became popular after the seminal work of Blinder (1991) exploring the…
  • Jul 25

    Technology entry in the presence of patent thicket

    Technology entry in the presence of patent thicket
    Bronwyn H. Hall (Institute for Fiscal Studies); Christian Helmers (Institute for Fiscal Studies and Santa Clara University); Georg von Graevenitz (Institute for Fiscal Studies and Queen Mary University of London) explore Technology entry in…
Rank this Week: 55

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/
  • Jul 25

    Non-Competes: An Internet Show Is Not a Radio Show

    Non-Competes: An Internet Show Is Not a Radio Show
    A recent case out of the Eastern District of Michigan, Burke v. Cumulus Media, Inc., Case No. 16-cv-11220 (behind paywall), has some interesting things to say about the impact of the Internet on non-competes you may be drafting. In the...
  • Jul 21

    Weekly Top Ten SSRN Contracts Downloads (July 21, 2016)

    Weekly Top Ten SSRN Contracts Downloads (July 21, 2016)
    SSRN Top Downloads For Contracts & Commercial Law eJournal Rank Downloads Paper Title 1 610 What We Buy When We 'Buy Now' Aaron Perzanowski and Chris Jay Hoofnagle Case Western Reserve University School of Law and University of…
  • Jul 20

    The MoneyGram Case: Commercial Law at the United States Supreme Court

    The MoneyGram Case: Commercial Law at the United States Supreme Court
    How often do those of us in the contracts realm get to string together "commercial law," "U.S. Supreme Court," and "original jurisdiction" in the same sentence? If your answer is, "not nearly often…
Rank this Week: 670

Broadcast Law Blog

Broadcast Law Blog

Covers radio, advertising, the FCC, indecency and intellectual property. By Davis Wright Tremaine LLP.

http://www.broadcastlawblog.com/
Rank this Week: 117

Southern California Appellate News

Southern California Appellate News

Features news and resources for the Southern California appellate lawyer. By Nate Scott.

http://socal-appellate.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 25

    Appeals are not Reruns & 2 other fascinating DJ article

    Appeals are not Reruns & 2 other fascinating DJ article
    That's the title of today's Lessons Learned column in the DJ, by David Balabanian. He points out that no trial is error-free, so that "in nearly every case, the losing party can accurately say the trial was rife with error. The question,…
  • Jul 21

    Wanted: Your Input on proposed changes to the Rules of Professional Conduct

    Wanted: Your Input on proposed changes to the Rules of Professional Conduct
    2/3's PJ Edmon chairs the State Bar's Second Commission for the Revision of the Rules of Professional Conduct. As she explains in the DJ this week:The State Bar is in the midst of developing comprehensive amendments to the California Rules of…
  • Jul 18

    Clairvoyance helps prepare for oral argument

    Clairvoyance helps prepare for oral argument
    Today's Moskovitz on Appeals DJ-column is Successful Oral Arguments Require a Little Clairvoyance, about how preparing for oral argument involves prognosticating what's headed your way when you assume the lectern. Retired PJ Ardaiz says…
Rank this Week: 344

Texas Immigration Lawyer Blog

Texas Immigration Lawyer Blog

Provides news and opinions on immigration law and policy. By Susan I. Nelson.

http://www.centeximmigration.com/
  • Jul 25

    Texas agrees to issue birth certificates to undocumented parents of children born in Texa

    Texas agrees to issue birth certificates to undocumented parents of children born in Texa
    From The Texas Civil Rights Project: The State of Texas has agreed to settle a lawsuit brought by dozens of immigrant families and the community organizing union, La Unión del Pueblo Entero (LUPE), challenging the State’s refusal to issue…
  • Jun 13

    Trump's Muslim Exclusion worse than 1882 Chinese Exclusion Act

    Trump's Muslim Exclusion worse than 1882 Chinese Exclusion Act
    Like the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882, Trump's proposal to exclude all Muslims is "induced by blind racism and eagerness to deflect blame onto other groups." Also like the 1882 Act, it's unconstitutiona. See, U.S. v. Wong Kim Ark,…
  • May 3

    Texas Private Detention Center licensed as a childcare provider

    Texas Private Detention Center licensed as a childcare provider
    Texas had to change it's rules in order to license the Karnes County Residential Center as a child care provider, but the Texas Department of Family and Protective services has done it. The license was issued for 60 days, giving the facility…
Rank this Week: 574

El Conta punto com

El Conta punto com

Herramientas para los contadores -México-

http://elconta.com/
Rank this Week: 72

Indiana Injury and Family Lawyer…

Indiana Injury and Family Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury, drug recalls, product hazards and family law. By Padove Law.

http://www.indianainjuryandfamilylawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 25

    Wallerstedt v. Wallerstedt – Relocation in Indiana Child Custody Case

    Wallerstedt v. Wallerstedt – Relocation in Indiana Child Custody Case
    When custodial parent of a minor child in Indiana plans to move to a new residence, that parent must understand his or her rights or obligations with regard to child custody. As of July 1, 2006, a parent with custody or parenting time…
  • Jul 15

    Martinez v. Cahue – Child Custody and Relocation to Another Country

    Martinez v. Cahue – Child Custody and Relocation to Another Country
    In Indiana, when a custodial parent wishes to move either out-of-state or out of the country, he or she needs to comply with Indiana Code Chapter 31-17-2.2, which requires notification of the courts and the other parent. The law…
  • Jun 25

    Sieglein v. Schmidt – Child Support of Baby Born Via In Vitro Fertilization

    Sieglein v. Schmidt – Child Support of Baby Born Via In Vitro Fertilization
    In 2016, there are so many different ways of becoming a parent. Beyond the so-called “traditional method,” there is adoption, surrogacy and in vitro fertilization.  With the advancement of technology, the legalities have been…
Rank this Week: 482

Construction Law Musings

Construction Law Musings

Thoughts on the construction law landscape. By Christopher G. Hill.

http://constructionlawva.com
  • Jul 25

    Why I Enjoy Visiting a Job Site

    Why I Enjoy Visiting a Job Site
    Last week a friend of mine at a local construction company invited me to lunch and for a tour of a local project here in Richmond.  This was the third visit to this project that was to take an historic train station and renovate it into…
  • Jul 4

    Happy Independence Day from Construction Law Musing

    Happy Independence Day from Construction Law Musing
    As things warm up as they always do in July here in Richmond, Virginia, here’s wishing you all a wonderful 4th of July from Construction Law Musings and The Law Office of Christopher G. Hill, PC.  I hope that you and your families…
  • Jul 1

    Six Years as a Solo Construction Attorney! How Time Flie

    Six Years as a Solo Construction Attorney! How Time Flie
    It seems like only yesterday that I ventured out on my own and started my solo construction law practice back in 2010.  The reaction and fulfillment since I announced my move on July 1, 2010 has been great.  Friends, clients,…
Rank this Week: 36

Dorf on Law

Dorf on Law

By Cornell Law School Professor Michael Dorf and his friends.

http://www.dorfonlaw.org/
  • Jul 25

    Cruz, Trump, Betrayal, and Contract Law

    Cruz, Trump, Betrayal, and Contract Law
    by Neil H. BuchananAnyone who was looking for a change of "tone" (or something like that) after the Republican convention was quickly disabused of the idea that anything can change in the world of Donald Trump.  The legitimacy conferred…
  • Jul 23

    The 2016 Election, the Supreme Court and the Problems of Life Tenure

    The 2016 Election, the Supreme Court and the Problems of Life Tenure
    By Eric SegallThe 2016 Presidential election will almost certainly have a major and dramatic impact on the political direction of the United States Supreme Court. Donald Trump has promised to nominate conservative Justices, and the list of…
  • Jul 22

    How Many Do-Overs Will Trump's Enablers Try to Give Him?

    How Many Do-Overs Will Trump's Enablers Try to Give Him?
    by Neil H. Buchanan"Who would even think such a thing, much less decide that it was a good idea to say it out loud in front of millions of viewers?"  As I followed coverage of the Republican National Convention, I asked myself that…
Rank this Week: 394

Slaw

Slaw

A Canadian cooperative weblog on all things legal.

http://www.slaw.ca
  • Jul 25

    Open a File for Pro Bono Matters Too

    Open a File for Pro Bono Matters Too
    This post is by Nora Rock, corporate writer and policy analyst at LAWPRO Pro bono work is something nearly every lawyer does occasionally. Here’s one practical tip for avoiding some pro bono pitfalls: open a file for every matter you…
  • Jul 25

    Monday’s Mix

    Monday’s Mix
    Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from seventy recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as…
  • Jul 25

    Why Do Lawyers Resist Ethical Rules Requiring Competence With Technology?

    Why Do Lawyers Resist Ethical Rules Requiring Competence With Technology?
    Recently, the Virginia State Bar Council voted to adopt changes to the Model Rules of Professional Conduct. The changes were based on the American Bar Association’s modifications to the Comments of Rule 1.1 respecting Competence…
Rank this Week: 354

Securities Law Blog

Securities Law Blog

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

http://seclaw.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 25

    LAN Airlines Settles FCPA Charge

    LAN Airlines Settles FCPA Charge
    The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that South American-based LAN Airlines has agreed to pay more than $22 million to settle parallel civil and criminal cases related to improper payments it authorized during a dispute…
  • Jul 22

    Vincente L. Martinez, Chief of Office of Market Intelligence, to Leave SEC

    Vincente L. Martinez, Chief of Office of Market Intelligence, to Leave SEC
    The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that Vincente L. Martinez, Chief of the SEC’s Office of Market Intelligence is planning to leave the agency in early August.Mr. Martinez began working in the SEC’s Enforcement…
  • Jul 22

    Deputy Chief Accountant Brian T. Croteau to Leave SEC

    Deputy Chief Accountant Brian T. Croteau to Leave SEC
    The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that Brian T. Croteau, Deputy Chief Accountant, is planning to leave the agency.Since he was appointed Deputy Chief Accountant in 2010, Mr. Croteau has managed the activities of the…
Rank this Week: 885

San Francisco Injury Lawyer Blog

San Francisco Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury law. By Brod Law Firm.

http://www.sanfranciscoinjurylawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 988

InhouseBlog

InhouseBlog

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

http://www.inhouseblog.com
  • Jul 25

    Accountants prepare for fresh push into legal service

    Accountants prepare for fresh push into legal service
    On Thursday, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) launched an application to become a regulator of five reserved legal services. The post Accountants prepare for fresh push into legal services appeared on…
  • Jul 22

    How to Elevate the In-House Counsel Role

    How to Elevate the In-House Counsel Role
    Premise: The role of in-house counsel has evolved and status has been elevated. Expectations have been raised by the C-Suite. The department must be managed like other business units, with adherence to budget, performance standards, and…
  • Jul 21

    List of Legal Tech Startups Grow

    List of Legal Tech Startups Grow
    Here are the latest additions to my list of legal startups. Send additions to ambrogi-at-gmail.com. To read more about this list and why I created it, see this post. The post List of Legal Tech Startups Grows appeared on InhouseBlog.com.
Rank this Week: 118

South Florida Lawyers

South Florida Lawyers

Devoted to the civil litigators of South Florida, their goings and doings, their peculiarities and personalities, all done with humor, love, jealousy, snark and just a little bit of class.

http://southfloridalawyers.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 25

    Did This Lawsuit Hasten Debbie's Resignation?

    Did This Lawsuit Hasten Debbie's Resignation?
    It was either Putin or Beck & Lee:“There are essentially six legal claims we are asserting in this lawsuit on behalf of the composed class members,” said attorney Jared Beck in a YouTube video announcing the lawsuit.…
  • Jul 22

    Pay Day!

    Pay Day!
    Good news! Republicans are FINALLY helping someone's economy!It’s been a great week for gay escorts in Cleveland. Male prostitutes contacted by The Post said business is booming and Republican National Convention attendees — most…
  • Jul 21

    The Last of the Mohican

    The Last of the Mohican
    If only!Former President George W. Bush in April privately revealed his concerns that Donald Trump could permanently bring down the Republican Party, according to a new report.“I’m worried that I will be the last Republican…
Rank this Week: 407

Asset Search Blog

Asset Search Blog

Covers asset searches, fraud investigations, and legal strategies for recovering hidden assets. By Fred L. Abrams.

http://www.assetsearchblog.com/
  • Jul 25

    Divorce & Hidden Money: 4 Ways Steven Zinnel Could Have Concealed Asset

    Divorce & Hidden Money: 4 Ways Steven Zinnel Could Have Concealed Asset
    Plastic surgeon Michael D. Brandner & business owner Goderick Augustus Benjamin were accused of committing federal crimes & hiding assets from their wives. Like Dr. Brandner & Mr. Benjamin, Steven Zinnel was a divorcing…
  • Jul 4

    A Laundry List For An Asset Search

    A Laundry List For An Asset Search
    Governmental authorities follow money trails in order to interdict assets hidden by narco-traffickers; money launderers; Ponzi schemers; tax fraudsters & other determined criminals. During your asset search, you can similarly follow…
  • Jun 19

    Your Asset Search & Trade-Based Money Laundering

    Your Asset Search & Trade-Based Money Laundering
    If your adversary is using a business entity to conceal assets from you, one thing to look for is trade-based money laundering. A June 2006 report by the Financial Action Task Force explains that trade-based laundering schemes can…
Rank this Week: 148

Docket Report Patent Infringement…

Docket Report Patent Infringement Blog

Detailing substantive events regarding patent cases in the district courts.

http://docketreport.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 524

Kraft Elder Law Blog

Kraft Elder Law Blog

Covers elder law issues.

http://www.kraftelderlaw.com/blog/
  • Jul 25

    FDA Delays Generic Drug Labeling Rule for Third Time

    FDA Delays Generic Drug Labeling Rule for Third Time
    The New York Time reports the Food and Drug Administration will “put off until 2017 a decision about whether to require generic drug makers to take more responsibility for warning patients about the risks of their…
  • Jul 22

    How Bankruptcy Can Change Your Personal Injury Lawsuit

    How Bankruptcy Can Change Your Personal Injury Lawsuit
    Bankruptcy becomes an inevitable resolution for many who have been injured in a personal injury accident. If you are worried how your injury claim will affect your chapter 7 or 13 case, you have every right to be concerned. You ……
  • Jul 21

    5 Myths About Breathalyzer Test

    5 Myths About Breathalyzer Test
    Have you ever heard those stories on how to beat a breathalyzer? They are usually told as someone who has had a drink or two and is preparing to drive home. Suggestions from different types of gum to basic sobering-up … Continue…
Rank this Week: 675

Gender and the Law Prof Blog

Gender and the Law Prof Blog

Edited by John Kang and Tracy A. Thomas.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/gender_law/
  • Jul 25

    Study Finds Men More Likely to Cite Their Own Science Paper

    Study Finds Men More Likely to Cite Their Own Science Paper
    Study Finds Men are More Likely to Cite Their Own Science Papers Why? Is it confidence? production? specialization? A new study led by sociologists at Stanford University and uploaded to the Arxiv preprint server shows that, since the 18th…
  • Jul 25

    Making A Big Deal of the Gender Reveal

    Making A Big Deal of the Gender Reveal
    Jamie R. Abrams joins us as a guest blogger for July. She is a professor at the University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law where she teaches Torts, Family Law, Women & Law, and Legislation. “Gender reveal” parties are a...<img…
  • Jul 19

    Solving the Policing Problem with More Women Cop

    Solving the Policing Problem with More Women Cop
    Wash Post, One Way to Curb Police Brutality that No One is Talking About Law enforcement remains one of the least gender-diverse professions in the United States — and that could be a major factor in the questionable shootings and...<img…
Rank this Week: 953

Wise Law Blog

Wise Law Blog

Covers law and politics. By Garry J. Wise.

http://wiselaw.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 25

    140Law: Legal Headlines for the Week of July 25, 2016

    140Law: Legal Headlines for the Week of July 25, 2016
    Here are the leading headlines from Wise Law on TwitterCAMH fined $80,000 after beating that left nurse ‘beyond recognition’ Russia operated state-sanctioned doping system at Sochi Olympics, report concludes - Toronto…
  • Jul 22

    LawFact of the Day: Wills and Estate

    LawFact of the Day: Wills and Estate
    Here is your daily LawFact from Wise Law for Friday July 22, 2016. Today we are talking about Wills and Estates.A video posted by Wise Law Office (@wiselaw) on Jul 22, 2016 at 6:15am PDTA last will cannot have provisions that run contrary to…
  • Jul 21

    LawFact of the Day: Civil Litigation

    LawFact of the Day: Civil Litigation
    Here is your daily LawFact from Wise Law for Thursday July 21, 2016. Today we are talking about Civil Litigation.A video posted by Wise Law Office (@wiselaw) on Jul 21, 2016 at 6:00am PDTExaminations for Discovery are oral examinations of a…
Rank this Week: 333

Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer…

Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury topics such as auto accidents, premises liability, worker's compensation, wrongful death, medical malpractice, nursing home abuse, and dog bites. By Abels & Annes, P.C.

http://www.chicagopersonalinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 25

    Wet Road Driving Tips to Avoid an Accident

    Wet Road Driving Tips to Avoid an Accident
    If you like weather that changes so often it makes it hard to prepare for the day, then Chicago may be a perfect place for you to live. Over the last few days we have seen torrential rainstorms and bright sunny skies, not to mention wind so…
  • Jul 19

    With So Many Bicycle Lanes, Why are there Bike Crashes in Chicago?

    With So Many Bicycle Lanes, Why are there Bike Crashes in Chicago?
    Often, people who spend time in Chicago but who do not ride a bicycle will ponder why there are so many collisions between cyclists and automobiles when so many steps have been taken to prevent those accidents. The addition of bicycle lanes,…
  • Jul 14

    Pokémon Go is Contributing to Pedestrian, Car Accident

    Pokémon Go is Contributing to Pedestrian, Car Accident
    With the advent of mobile technologies, the ability to remain connected to the global world and to one another has increased exponentially, allowing smart phone users and others to access information they want at the touch of finger –…
Rank this Week: 955

Whistleblower Attorneys Blog

Whistleblower Attorneys Blog

Covers qui tam and government law. By Greene LLP.

http://www.whistleblowerattorneys-blog.com/
  • Jul 25

    FCA Lawsuit alleges that Frontier Communications misused Federal fund

    FCA Lawsuit alleges that Frontier Communications misused Federal fund
    The government has elected to intervene in a False Claims Act (“FCA”) suit filed by West Virginia internet provider, Citynet, against competitor Frontier Communications.  The suit alleges that Frontier misused $40.5 million…
  • Jul 20

    California IT-Provider will pay $5.8 million to Settle FCA Suit

    California IT-Provider will pay $5.8 million to Settle FCA Suit
    The U.S. Attorney for the Central District of California recently settled a False Claims Act (“FCA”) lawsuit with the information technology company En Pointe Gov. for $5.8 million dollars. The lawsuit alleged that En Pointe Gov.…
  • Jul 18

    Minnesota Hospice Provider to Pay $18 Million to Settle False Claims Act Suit

    Minnesota Hospice Provider to Pay $18 Million to Settle False Claims Act Suit
    Evercare Hospice and Palliative Care will pay $18 million dollars to resolve False Claims Act allegations brought by two whistleblowers.  The plaintiffs in the qui tam case were former employees of the company.  Evercare, now known…
Rank this Week: 470

Searcy Law Blog

Searcy Law Blog

Features opinions, editorials, and factual reporting in connection with injured victims, defective products, law, drug recall, and other related topics. By Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley PA.

http://www.searcylaw.com/what-you-should-know/practice-area-blog/
  • Jul 25

    American Spirit Cigarettes — Tobacco is back with ad deception…

    American Spirit Cigarettes — Tobacco is back with ad deception…
    On August 27, 2015, the Food and Drug Administration sent a warning letter to Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co. Inc. and Reynolds American Inc., the company that owns Santa Fe Natural Tobacco and produces American Spirit cigarettes. The suit…
  • Jul 21

    Safe-Driving Technology: Increasing danger behind the wheel?

    Safe-Driving Technology: Increasing danger behind the wheel?
    Is safe-driving technology increasing our risk behind the wheel? While airbags, crash warning systems, improved child safety restraints, and shoulder belts offer safety benefits, so-called “infotainment systems” and driving…
  • Jul 19

    Falling Furniture — Get a Hold On It Before They Do

    Falling Furniture — Get a Hold On It Before They Do
    CPSC Issues National Campaign To Curb Accidents from Falling Furniture One child dies every two weeks from falling furniture in the home, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission. The public became very much aware of that startling…
Rank this Week: 35

MN Criminal Defense Blog

MN Criminal Defense Blog

Covers basic civil rights and legal defenses in the state of Minnesota. By Appelman Law Firm, LLC.

http://blog.aacriminallaw.com/
  • Jul 25

    Anonymous Tip App Helping Minneapolis Police Fight Crime

    Anonymous Tip App Helping Minneapolis Police Fight Crime
    These days it seems like there’s an app for everything, and the Minneapolis Police Department is getting in on the fun. The Minneapolis Police Department is making it easier for the public to report crimes anonymously through a handy…
  • Jul 21

    Avery Gets Reckless Driving Charges Tossed For Two Client

    Avery Gets Reckless Driving Charges Tossed For Two Client
    If you’ve been following the news, you may have heard about the alleged “exotic car” speeding case. According to police, a dozen drivers in exotic cars topped over 100 miles per hour while driving from the west metro to a…
  • Jul 20

    How To Get A Conceal Carry Permit in Minnesota

    How To Get A Conceal Carry Permit in Minnesota
    You are legally allowed to carry a firearm in the state of Minnesota assuming you follow all the necessary steps. Today, we explain the process for obtaining your conceal carry permit in Minnesota, and the expectations that go along with…
Rank this Week: 871

CYB3RCRIM3

CYB3RCRIM3

Features observations on technology, law and lawlessness. By University of Dayton Susan Brenner.

http://cyb3rcrim3.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 25

    The Gaming Control Board, Fraud and the Motion for Return of Property

    The Gaming Control Board, Fraud and the Motion for Return of Property
    This post examines an opinion from the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada:  U.S. v. Kane, 2016 WL 1411353 (2016).  The judge begins her opinion by explaining how, and why, the prosecution arose:On January 19, 2011, Kane…
  • Jul 22

    The "Internet Troll" and "Knowingly Offering to Purchase Official Ballots"

    The "Internet Troll" and "Knowingly Offering to Purchase Official Ballots"
    This post examines a recent opinion from the Court of Appeals of Oregon:  State v. Hirschman, 2016 WL 3675617 (2016).  The court begins by explaining that[a]cting as a self-described `Internet troll,’ defendant posted an…
  • Jul 20

    Instagram, the Order of Protection and Criminal Contempt

    Instagram, the Order of Protection and Criminal Contempt
    This post examines an opinion from the Criminal Court of the City of New York, New York County:  People v. Lemons, 30 N.Y.S.3d 527, 2016 N.Y. Slip Op. 26136 (2016). The court begins the opinion by explaining thatDefendant, charged with…
Rank this Week: 169

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/
  • Jul 25

    3 Potential Consequences of Drunk Driving

    3 Potential Consequences of Drunk Driving
    Even if you do not feel impaired, driving a motor vehicle after having too many drinks is very dangerous. Everyone knows that drunk driving can lead to legal charges, but being imprisoned or fined are not the only penalties that you will face…
  • Jul 22

    Friday Fun

    Friday Fun
    How could anyone possibly resist exploring a site called TheUselessWeb? The post Friday Fun appeared first on P.I.S.S.D. -- Personal Injury, Social Security Disability. Dallas Texas Lawyers.
  • Jul 21

    3 Tips For Caring For Your Car After An Accident

    3 Tips For Caring For Your Car After An Accident
    Vehicle accidents are stressful events that can result in significant physical injuries and financial loss. However, there are some things that a person can do to limit the financial damages that are caused to a vehicle in an accident. Taking…
Rank this Week: 829

Human Resources News

Human Resources News

Provides news on state and federal employment law and human resources.

http://blogs.hrhero.com/hrnews/
  • Jul 25

    New Arizona law allows independent contractors to declare their statu

    New Arizona law allows independent contractors to declare their statu
    by Dinita L. James Gonzalez Law, LLC A new Arizona law going into effect on August 6 will allow independent contractors to provide a declaration of their independence to businesses using their services. The law provides a form called a…
  • Jul 14

    Proposal calls for EEO-1 deadline to move from September to March

    Proposal calls for EEO-1 deadline to move from September to March
    The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has announced that its proposal to collect pay data through the Employer Information Report (EEO-1) includes a change in the due date for the EEO-1 survey. The revised proposal, published in…
  • Jul 11

    New Massachusetts law to expand transgender protection

    New Massachusetts law to expand transgender protection
    by Stefanie M. Renaud Massachusetts law has prohibited discrimination against transgender people in employment and housing since 2011, but a new law taking effect on October 1 will expand transgender protections to places of public…
Rank this Week: 818

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
  • Jul 25

    Delaware Court on LLC Managers’ Authority to Delegate

    Delaware Court on LLC Managers’ Authority to Delegate
    The Delaware Court of Chancery recently issued an important opinion addressing the ability of managers of a limited liability company to delegate to non-managers. Obeid v. Hogan. CA. No. 11900-VCL (Del. Ch. Jun. 10, 2016). In Obeid, the…
  • Jul 25

    Regulating Corporate Governance in the Public Interest: The Case of Systemic Risk

    Regulating Corporate Governance in the Public Interest: The Case of Systemic Risk
    There’s long been a debate whether corporate governance law should require some duty to the public. The accepted wisdom is not to require such a duty—that corporate profit maximization provides jobs and other public benefits that…
  • Jul 25

    Shareholder Activism on Sustainability Issue

    Shareholder Activism on Sustainability Issue
    A growing number of investors are now engaging companies on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues, in addition to traditional executive compensation, shareholder rights, and board of directors’ topics. In 2013, nearly 40…
Rank this Week: 86