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Court News Ohio

Court News Ohio

Provides case announcements and decision highlights. From the Supreme Court of Ohio and Ohio Government Telecommunications.

http://www.courtnewsohio.gov/
Rank this Week: 342

Truman Law Firm Blog

Truman Law Firm Blog

Covers personal injuries and accident reports.

http://trumanlawfirm.com/blog/
  • Mar 27

    Will Self-Driving Cars Reduce the Number of Personal Injury Claims?

    Will Self-Driving Cars Reduce the Number of Personal Injury Claims?
    The world’s leading auto manufacturers are racing to produce the first mass-produced, self-driving vehicles. Uber took a revolutionary step with the introduction of its driverless fleet in 2016, but the trial has been marred with…
  • Mar 13

    3 Facts You Should Know before You File a Personal Injury Claim

    3 Facts You Should Know before You File a Personal Injury Claim
    There are multiple specializations within personal injury law such as car accident claims, medical malpractice, and premises liability. There are unique laws and procedures that apply to each of these areas. If you proceed with your claim…
  • Mar 10

    Can I Claim Punitive Damages after a Car Accident with a Drunk Driver in Nevada?

    Can I Claim Punitive Damages after a Car Accident with a Drunk Driver in Nevada?
    Most people know the danger of driving under the influence, yet thousands of motorists in Las Vegas still choose to get behind the wheel after consuming alcohol. In 2014, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police arrested about 4,500 people for DUI. That…
Rank this Week: 639

Federalist Society Blog

Federalist Society Blog

Provides legal news and independent commentary.

http://fedsoc.org/blog
  • Mar 27

    Religious liberty at the Wyoming Supreme Court

    Religious liberty at the Wyoming Supreme Court
    In a recent speech to Catholic lawyers Justice Alito predicted increasing battles over religious liberty in courts and Congress. One such battle came to an end on March 7, 2017 with a 3-2 opinion by the Wyoming Supreme Court in Neely v.…
  • Mar 27

    SCOTUS Orders: Two new cert grant

    SCOTUS Orders: Two new cert grant
    The Supreme Court issued a new Order List this morning; in addition to several GVRs there were two new grants of cert.  Opinions may issue on Tues and Wed of this week. Cert Grants: (1) U.S. Bank v. Village at…
  • Mar 24

    A Series of Fresh Proposals for Reforming Communications Policy

    A Series of Fresh Proposals for Reforming Communications Policy
    On March 20, I published a commentary, “A Proposal for Improving the FCC’s Merger Review Process,” suggesting that the newly-reconstituted Federal Communications Commission, with Ajit Pai as its new Chairman, issue a policy…
Rank this Week: 841

Work Comp Roundup

Work Comp Roundup

Covers workers' compensation cost containment techniques and strategies.

http://reduceyourworkerscomp.com/
  • Mar 27

    5 Strategies to Avoid Mega Problems in Large Deductible Policie

    5 Strategies to Avoid Mega Problems in Large Deductible Policie
    Large deductible insurance policies can be a tremendous advantage for employers. Significant cost savings and increased control over expenses and safety are among the benefits for companies that are aptly suited for this tool. However, they…
  • Mar 23

    In a Volatile Political Climate MSAs & Professional Administration Provide Much Needed Assurance

    In a Volatile Political Climate MSAs & Professional Administration Provide Much Needed Assurance
    These first few of months of 2017 have been, to put it mildly, volatile in national politics.  The incoming Trump Administration and a Republican Congress are poised to tackle the federal budget, Medicaid, and the Affordable Care Act…
  • Mar 21

    WCRI Recap: Single Biggest Factor To Turn-Around Opioid Crisi

    WCRI Recap: Single Biggest Factor To Turn-Around Opioid Crisi
    WCRI Recap – 3 Part Series WCRI Recap – Impact of Donald Trump and 2016 Election WCRI Recap: 3 Factors That Most Impact Worker Outcomes WCRI Recap: Single Biggest Factor To Turn-Around Opioid Crisis   It’s been two…
Rank this Week: 327

Investment Fraud Information

Investment Fraud Information

By Andrew Stoltmann.

http://www.investmentfraudtimes.com/securities-fraud-attorneys/
  • Mar 27

    Attention Investors: UDF Losses With Geneos Wealth Management

    Attention Investors: UDF Losses With Geneos Wealth Management
    Stoltmann Law Offices is committed to helping you recover your losses with United Development Funding (UDF). UDF was a group of real estate investment trusts (REITs) and included UDF III, IV and V series. These REITs were sold to investors by…
  • Mar 27

    How To Sue TGP Securities For Failing to Supervise

    How To Sue TGP Securities For Failing to Supervise
      According to a recent Letter of Acceptance, Waiver and Consent (AWC) with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), TGP Securities allegedly failed to supervise two representatives’ private securities transactions,…
  • Mar 24

    For Investors Who Suffered Losses With Stash John Graham and UDF IV

    For Investors Who Suffered Losses With Stash John Graham and UDF IV
    Did you lose money with Stash John Graham, formerly with JP Turner in Scottsdale, Arizona? If so, the attorneys of Stoltmann Law Offices are interested in speaking with you regarding your losses. Graham offered investments in United…
Rank this Week: 762

Lancaster Law Blog

Lancaster Law Blog

Covers business law, employment law, estate planning, family law, and nonprofit law information for Lancaster County and Pennsylvania residents. From Russell, Krafft & Gruber.

http://www.lancasterlawblog.com/
  • Mar 27

    Insurance Considerations for Liquor Licensee

    Insurance Considerations for Liquor Licensee
    I have the pleasure of working with numerous clients who own bars, restaurants, hotels and breweries, so when Nate Bunty asked me to participate in an Expert Interview on Liquor Liability I was happy to share some of the knowledge and…
  • Mar 23

    To Appeal, or not to Appeal – That is the question after you receive your property reassessment.

    To Appeal, or not to Appeal – That is the question after you receive your property reassessment.
    By now, all property owners have had some time to stew over the preliminary reassessments they have received.  You’ve read our recent post on the Lancaster County property reassessment, searched Google for more information and…
  • Mar 22

    Legal Considerations of Doing Business at Home

    Legal Considerations of Doing Business at Home
    One of my coworkers (thanks Taylor!) recently shared an interesting article with me: YouTubers Face Fines, Possible Eviction For Making Videos From Their Home. Since I often help clients start new business ventures, many of whom begin…
Rank this Week: 450

Litigation PostScript

Litigation PostScript

Provides information and practical tips on legal persuasion spanning pretrial and trial phases, for jury, bench and arbitration settings. By Persuasion Strategies.

http://www.litigationps.com/litigation_postscript_per/
  • Mar 27

    Expect Less Gender Bias from Professional Fact Finder

    Expect Less Gender Bias from Professional Fact Finder
    By Dr. Ken Broda-Bahm: It is one of those research findings you would expect to be true, like: "Studying improves performance" or "Happier people are more productive." But it is reassuring to find that research supports…
  • Mar 23

    Make Your Opening (Sort of) Like a Closing: A Review of Representative Schiff's Russia-Election Hearing Introduction

    Make Your Opening (Sort of) Like a Closing: A Review of Representative Schiff's Russia-Election Hearing Introduction
    By Dr. Ken Broda-Bahm: Well, it has been yet another fascinating week for people like me who are interested in political communication. This week, Congress kicked off hearings dealing with some explosive charges regarding a foreign country's…
  • Mar 20

    To Address Implicit Bias, Rely on Rules Not Standard

    To Address Implicit Bias, Rely on Rules Not Standard
    By Dr. Ken Broda-Bahm: In the first of Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean movies, the heroine of the story is demanding to be taken back to shore and invoking something called "The Pirate Code" to make her case. The pirate, Captain…
Rank this Week: 116

New York Public Personnel Law

New York Public Personnel Law

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

http://publicpersonnellaw.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 42

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/
  • Mar 27

    Biomet Hip MDL Judge Remanded Florida Cases to State Court

    Biomet Hip MDL Judge Remanded Florida Cases to State Court
    Plaintiffs, Griseth DeJesus, Chanton Harris and Rita Taranto sued in Florida State Court asserting that they were injured by hip implant manufactured by Biomet Inc. and Biomet Orthopedics LLC.  According to the complaints, “the…
  • Mar 22

    Seniors and Falls: A Growing, Preventable Problem

    Seniors and Falls: A Growing, Preventable Problem
    The No. 1 cause of injury to U.S. seniors are falls. They happen at unimaginable rates. A member of the elderly population receives treatment in an emergency room every 11 seconds because of a fall. Someone age 75 or older dies from a fall…
  • Mar 16

    Congressional Hypocrisy — Taking away your right

    Congressional Hypocrisy — Taking away your right
    As a part of the recent speed racing bills through Congress, they have put up HR 1215. Quite erroneously, they have titled it: “Protecting Access to Care Act of 2017”. A read of the act’s text quickly tells any objective…
Rank this Week: 845

CM Law Library Blog

CM Law Library Blog

Seeks to inform the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law community about key legal education, research, practice, and law library news, with a particular focus on Cuyahoga County and Ohio as well as faculty research interests.

http://cmlawlibraryblog.classcaster.net/
  • Mar 27

    3/28 Ohio Legal Research “Crash Course”

    3/28 Ohio Legal Research “Crash Course”
    The Ohio Legal Research for Your Summer Associate Experience Seminar is Tuesday, March 28th, 4:50pm-5:50pm, in Law Library Room A059.  This Ohio legal research “Crash Course” Seminar is worth 25 points toward a Legal Research…
  • Mar 24

    HR1628 Postponed for Consideration

    HR1628 Postponed for Consideration
    This afternoon, the Speaker of the House, Paul Ryan, postponed further consideration of House Resolution 1628.  This action was conducted in accordance with clause 1(c) of Rule 19 of the Rules of the House of Representatives.  HR…
  • Mar 24

    3/28 & 4/4 Legal Research Seminar

    3/28 & 4/4 Legal Research Seminar
    If you are planning on working this summer, the last two live Law Library Legal Research Seminars will be very important for you! The Ohio Legal Research for Your Summer Associate Experience Seminar is Tuesday, March 28th, and the Getting…
Rank this Week: 205

Jim Hamilton's World of Securities…

Jim Hamilton's World of Securities Regulation

Commentaries on security regulation.

http://jimhamiltonblog.blogspot.com/
  • Mar 27

    Dissent asserts wrong question asked in failure of pipeline company merger

    Dissent asserts wrong question asked in failure of pipeline company merger
    By R. Jason Howard, J.D.On appeal from the Court of Chancery, the Delaware Supreme Court has affirmed the decision that Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (ETE) did not breach its representations and warranties and that The Williams Companies,…
  • Mar 24

    SEC chief accountant highlights revenue recognition, internal control topic

    SEC chief accountant highlights revenue recognition, internal control topic
    By Amanda Maine, J.D.SEC Chief Accountant Wesley Bricker recently addressed the Annual Life Sciences Accounting and Reporting Congress in Philadelphia, where he discussed the progress of companies transitioning to FASB’s new revenue…
  • Mar 23

    Sham loan doesn’t defeat relief defendant jurisdiction

    Sham loan doesn’t defeat relief defendant jurisdiction
    By John M. Jascob, J.D., LL.M.Addressing an issue of first impression, the Ninth Circuit ruled that putative relief defendants in an SEC disgorgement proceeding could not divest a court of jurisdiction over them simply by asserting a facially…
Rank this Week: 276

Cannabis Law Group's Medical…

Cannabis Law Group's Medical Marijuana Legal Blog

Covers marijuana collectives, dispensaries and legalization in California.

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

    Experts: Regulate Marijuana Potency to Lower Psychosis Risk

    Experts: Regulate Marijuana Potency to Lower Psychosis Risk
    There is a worldwide trend toward liberalization and increasing consumption of marijuana. One of the only real harmful side effects of the drug (not withstanding use by motorists) is the potential for transient symptoms of psychosis,…
  • Mar 25

    Study: Patients Want Cannabis Before Other Prescription Med

    Study: Patients Want Cannabis Before Other Prescription Med
    People suffering from conditions of chronic pain or mental illness would rather consume cannabis than take their prescribed opioid medications. That’s according to a new study conducted by researchers with the University of Victory and…
  • Mar 23

    Power Plant: California Gym to Allow Pot While Members Get Pumped

    Power Plant: California Gym to Allow Pot While Members Get Pumped
    For the first time in global history, gym members can get lit while lifting.  It’s happening at a new gym in San Francisco, founded by a former professional football star who has been a staunch advocate for marijuana use.…
Rank this Week: 915

Disputing Blog

Disputing Blog

Discusses arbitration, mediation and alternative dispute resolution. By Karl Bayer.

http://www.disputingblog.com/
  • Mar 27

    Arbitration About Arbitration    

    Arbitration About Arbitration    
    David Horton, Professor of Law and Chancellor’s Fellow at the University of California, Davis, School of Law, has written an interesting journal article titled “Arbitration About Arbitration,” Stanford Law Review, Vol. 70,…
  • Mar 22

    Arbitration Fairness Act of 2017 Introduced in U.S. House and Senate

    Arbitration Fairness Act of 2017 Introduced in U.S. House and Senate
    On March 7th, Minnesota Senator Al Franked introduced “The Arbitration Fairness Act of 2017” before the United States Senate.
  • Mar 17

    The Three Phases of the Supreme Court's Arbitration Jurisprudence

    The Three Phases of the Supreme Court's Arbitration Jurisprudence
    Martin H. Malin, Professor of Law and Director of the Institute for Law and the Workplace at the Illinois Institute of Technology’s Chicago-Kent College of Law, has published “The Three Phases of the Supreme Court's Arbitration…
Rank this Week: 330

Legal Village

Legal Village

From legalweek.com.

http://www.legalweek.com/type/blog-post/category/legal-village
Rank this Week: 313

North Carolina Personal Injury…

North Carolina Personal Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers car accidents and premises liability. By Lee Law Offices, P.A.

http://www.northcarolinapersonalinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Mar 27

    Dog-Related Injury Lawsuit Weighed by North Carolina Court of Appeal

    Dog-Related Injury Lawsuit Weighed by North Carolina Court of Appeal
    When it comes to dog bites and other animal attacks, North Carolina follows a theory of strict liability. What this means is that it does not matter whether the dog owner or controller used reasonable care to prevent the dog from…
  • Mar 24

    U.S. Supreme Court Questions Validity of Nursing Home Arbitration Agreement

    U.S. Supreme Court Questions Validity of Nursing Home Arbitration Agreement
    The U.S. Supreme Court recently weighed whether arbitration agreements for nursing homes should be valid, seemingly taking a critical stance on the practice, despite ruling in favor of arbitration agreements in several recent cases.  The…
  • Mar 22

    Lawsuit: NFL Willfully Negligent in Player Injury by Painkiller Abuse

    Lawsuit: NFL Willfully Negligent in Player Injury by Painkiller Abuse
    As the opioid epidemic has swept the country, some doctors and pharmaceutical companies are finding themselves on the defendant’s side of the table in personal injury and wrongful death suits related to abuse of these drugs. …
Rank this Week: 549

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/
  • Mar 27

    Crooked Lawyer Pleads Guilty to Social Security Disability Fraud

    Crooked Lawyer Pleads Guilty to Social Security Disability Fraud
    The Social Security disability system has enough funding problems without lawyers or claimants committing fraud in order to obtain benefits. Finally, after years of scrutiny, a lawyer in Kentucky has pleaded guilty to defrauding the…
  • Mar 27

    Top Republicans Say There’s a Medical Malpractice Crisis. Experts Say There Isn’t.

    Top Republicans Say There’s a Medical Malpractice Crisis. Experts Say There Isn’t.
    The Washington Post recently ran an article disputing the claims of the administration and Congress that America is suffering from a medical malpractice crisis. Here are the opening paragraphs: Top Republicans say a medical malpractice crisis…
  • Mar 24

    Separation Anxiety: How a Lawyer Can Smooth Out a Divorce

    Separation Anxiety: How a Lawyer Can Smooth Out a Divorce
    Divorce is almost always hard on couples, and in most cases it results in animosity between the ex-partners. There is need for divorce to be settled peacefully, not only because of the children, but also because of the high cost involved in…
Rank this Week: 124

Balkinization

Balkinization

By Yale Law School Professor Jack M. Balkin.

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

    Give the “Trespass” Test (and Judge Gorsuch) a Chance

    Give the “Trespass” Test (and Judge Gorsuch) a Chance
    Kiel Brennan-Marquez and Andrew TuttIn 2012, when the Supreme Court held in United States v. Jones that police may not engage in prolonged GPS surveillance of a car on public streets without a warrant, many scoffed. Not at…
  • Mar 24

    Disjunctive Politics in Action

    Disjunctive Politics in Action
    If you were wondering what Jack and others meant by saying that Donald Trump could well be a "disjunctive" president, now you know.  The President and his party could not move one of their main legislative priorities through even one…
  • Mar 24

    Is the GOP ACA Repealer Unconstitutional on Federalism Grounds?

    Is the GOP ACA Repealer Unconstitutional on Federalism Grounds?
                Ironically, the GOP proposal to repeal the ACA in the name of returning authority over health care to the states has some potentially serious constitutional issues on…
Rank this Week: 448

Moritz Legal Information Blog

Moritz Legal Information Blog

Legal information and research resouces. By the Michael E. Moritz Law Library at Ohio State University.

http://moritzlegalinformation.blogspot.com/
  • Mar 27

    Resources on Judge Neil Gorsuch’s Nomination to the Supreme Court

    Resources on Judge Neil Gorsuch’s Nomination to the Supreme Court
    <!--[if gte mso 9]> <![endif]-->The Republican leadership in the United States Senate hopes to confirm Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the Supreme Court before the Senate’s April recess. Before that happens, you can…
  • Mar 20

    Survey on Moritz Law Library and Information Technology Still Open

    Survey on Moritz Law Library and Information Technology Still Open
    <!--[if gte mso 9]> <![endif]-->Thanks to the approximately 150 Moritz students so far who have completed the Moritz Law Library and Information Technology survey. The survey will remain open for one more week, closing at…
  • Mar 6

    Take a Break with Legal Fiction

    Take a Break with Legal Fiction
    As Spring Break approaches, you might like to take a break from reading cases to…read stories about cases! The Moritz Law Library has a collection of legal fiction to help you take a mental break. The newest books are in the Reserve Room,…
Rank this Week: 12

CEB Blog

CEB Blog

Covers California law.

http://blog.ceb.com/
  • Mar 27

    Should You Discuss Damages During Opening and Closing?

    Should You Discuss Damages During Opening and Closing?
    Whether and how you discuss damages in your opening statement and closing argument is a strategic consideration. A plaintiff discussing damages in the opening may turn jurors off, but not doing so can be a tactical mistake. Defendants usually…
  • Mar 24

    Would an “Insured” by Any Other Name Be as Covered?

    Would an “Insured” by Any Other Name Be as Covered?
    Automobile liability policies provide coverage both to “named insureds” and “insureds.” Do you understand the coverage consequences of this distinction? When representing an insured in a car accident case, you need to…
  • Mar 22

    Deadlines for Motions to Compel

    Deadlines for Motions to Compel
    The timing of a motion to compel depends largely on whether responses have been served. Here’s a review of the timing in common situations and a handy chart with the time limits. If no responses served. If the responding party fails to…
Rank this Week: 260

CEB blog

CEB blog

Covers practice tips and new legal developments of particular interest to California legal professionals. The CEB blog covers a wide range of practice areas from estate planning to civil litigation, along with posts relating to the practice of law generally.

http://blog.ceb.com
  • Mar 27

    Should You Discuss Damages During Opening and Closing?

    Should You Discuss Damages During Opening and Closing?
    Whether and how you discuss damages in your opening statement and closing argument is a strategic consideration. A plaintiff discussing damages in the opening may turn jurors off, but not doing so can be a tactical mistake. Defendants usually…
  • Mar 24

    Would an “Insured” by Any Other Name Be as Covered?

    Would an “Insured” by Any Other Name Be as Covered?
    Automobile liability policies provide coverage both to “named insureds” and “insureds.” Do you understand the coverage consequences of this distinction? When representing an insured in a car accident case, you need to…
  • Mar 22

    Deadlines for Motions to Compel

    Deadlines for Motions to Compel
    The timing of a motion to compel depends largely on whether responses have been served. Here’s a review of the timing in common situations and a handy chart with the time limits. If no responses served. If the responding party fails to…
Rank this Week: 332

Oregon Law Practice Management

Oregon Law Practice Management

Provides practice management tips for Oregon lawyers. By Beverly Michaelis.

http://oregonlawpracticemanagement.com/
  • Mar 27

    Cost per Case Analysis and Your Firm’s Marketing Decision

    Cost per Case Analysis and Your Firm’s Marketing Decision
    The following is a guest post, courtesy of Deanna Powers, eGeneration Marketing. There are more than 12,000 attorneys in the state of Oregon. Many firms, particularly small firms or solo practitioners, may not be able to hire someone to…
  • Mar 21

    Best of 60 Tips in 60 Minutes – 2017 ABA TECHSHOW

    Best of 60 Tips in 60 Minutes – 2017 ABA TECHSHOW
    Yesterday I shared the Best in Mobile Apps for IOS and Android from the 2017 ABA TECHSHOW.  Today: the Best of 60 Tips in 60 Minutes with ideas on: Blockchain Technology [A direct payment solution that bypasses banks] Document…
  • Mar 20

    Best of Mobile Apps – 2017 ABA TECHSHOW

    Best of Mobile Apps – 2017 ABA TECHSHOW
    This year’s TECHSHOW did not disappoint.  The Best in Mobile Apps for IOS and Android included great suggestions for scanning, scheduling, managing projects, reading PDFs, aggregating email, stopping spam, encrypting data,…
Rank this Week: 961

Legal History Blog

Legal History Blog

Offers scholarship, news and new ideas in legal history. By professor Mary L. Dudziak.

http://legalhistoryblog.blogspot.com/
  • Mar 27

    CFP: Constraining the Executive Branch

    CFP: Constraining the Executive Branch
    [Via Notice and Comment, we have the following CFP.]The Chapman Law Review is pleased to invite article submissions on the theme: “Constraining the Executive Branch.”Publications will appear in a symposium edition, and authors…
  • Mar 27

    Bishara on Debt in the Indian Ocean

    Bishara on Debt in the Indian Ocean
    Out this month with Cambridge University Press is A Sea of Debt: Law and Economic Life in the Western Indian Ocean, 1780-1950 by Fahad Bishara, University of Virginia. From the press: In this innovative legal history of economic life in the…
  • Mar 26

    McKinley Receives Ewell Award

    McKinley Receives Ewell Award
    Congratulations to former LHB Guest Blogger Michelle McKinley, Bernard B. Kliks Professor of Law, University of Oregon Law School, upon her receiving the Judy Ewell Award for the Best Publication in Women's History of the Rocky Mountain…
Rank this Week: 109

Chicago Medical Malpractice…

Chicago Medical Malpractice Attorney Blog

Covers birth injuries, medical device liability, medical misdiagnosis and surgical errors. By Robert Kreisman.

http://www.robertkreisman.com/medical-malpractice-lawyer/
Rank this Week: 93

Leiter Reports: A Group Blog

Leiter Reports: A Group Blog

Covers academic freedom, authoritarianism and fascism, intelligent design and more. By University of Texas Professor Brian R. Leiter and others.

http://leiterreports.typepad.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 157

LexisNexis Legal Newsroom:…

LexisNexis Legal Newsroom: Environmental

Covers environmental law news.

http://www.lexisnexis.com/legalnewsroom/environmental/default.aspx
  • Mar 27

    Blog Post: Near-Term Risks To China’s Outbound M&A

    Blog Post: Near-Term Risks To China&rsquo;s Outbound M&amp;A
    In 2016, China became the second-largest global source of completed cross-border M&A, but Chinese investors now face a number of significant near-term risks, say attorneys with White & Case LLP.
  • Mar 24

    Blog Post: Seals' 'Threatened' Status Properly Nixed, 9th Circ. Hear

    Blog Post: Seals' 'Threatened' Status Properly Nixed, 9th Circ. Hear
    The state of Alaska, oil and gas industry groups, regional communities and Native corporations urged the Ninth Circuit on Thursday to uphold a federal judge's ruling undoing the U.S. government's decision to list the Arctic ringed seal as…
  • Mar 24

    Blog Post: In This Patent Hotspot, Bow Ties Mean Busine

    Blog Post: In This Patent Hotspot, Bow Ties Mean Busine
    If venue rules change, a wave of patent suits would follow corporate America to Wilmington — a place where judges could be mistaken for professors, posturing is an anathema, and out-of-towners have much to learn.
Rank this Week: 523

Fitapelli Kurta News

Fitapelli Kurta News

Features stock fraud news.

http://stopbrokerfraud.com/news/
  • Mar 27

    John Gallo: Two Regulatory Sanction

    John Gallo: Two Regulatory Sanction
    Public records provided by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) on March 23, 2017 indicate that New York-based Newbridge Securities broker/adviser John Gallo has been the subject of several customer complaints and regulatory…
  • Mar 27

    John Bannon Has Received One FINRA Sanction

    John Bannon Has Received One FINRA Sanction
    Publicly available records published by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) on March 23, 2017 indicate that former North Carolina-based Ausdal Financial Partners broker/adviser John Bannon has been sanctioned by FINRA and…
  • Mar 27

    Ryan Murnane Was Recently Discharged From a Former Employer

    Ryan Murnane Was Recently Discharged From a Former Employer
    Public records published by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) on March 23, 2017 indicate that New York-based Alexander Capital broker Ryan Murnane has been named in a pending regulatory investigation. Fitapelli Kurta is…
Rank this Week: 51

Kraft Elder Law Blog

Kraft Elder Law Blog

Covers elder law issues.

http://www.kraftelderlaw.com/blog/
  • Mar 27

    Suffering From A Personal Injury? Strategies To Help You In Court

    Suffering From A Personal Injury? Strategies To Help You In Court
    If you have been hurt through no fault of your own, you may be entitled to compensation from the person who caused your injuries. Compensation may help you pay medical bills, recoup lost wages or otherwise help provide for yourself ……
  • Mar 24

    What Every Lawyer Should Know about Traumatic Brain Injury Case

    What Every Lawyer Should Know about Traumatic Brain Injury Case
    Traumatic brain injuries are becoming a serious issue in modern society. As we now understand much more about this issue, litigation is occurring at a break neck pace in order to hold guilty parties responsible for the pain and suffering…
  • Mar 23

    How to Get Your Money Back with the Help of an Attorney if You’re a Victim of Investment Fraud

    How to Get Your Money Back with the Help of an Attorney if You’re a Victim of Investment Fraud
    Everyone wants to find ways to make money quickly, which can cause some people to put their money into investment schemes which are really scams. Investment fraud costs investors and businesses approximately $10 to $40 billion dollars every…
Rank this Week: 684

Human Rights Now Blog

Human Rights Now Blog

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

http://blog.amnestyusa.org
  • Mar 27

    Crimea: In the International Blind Spot

    Crimea: In the International Blind Spot
      By Viachaslau “Slava” Bortnik Amnesty International recently released a public statement raising the worsening human rights situation in Crimea marking three years under Russian rule since the Peninsula’s unlawful…
  • Feb 16

    Three Concerns the Senate Committee Should Raise with David Friedman

    Three Concerns the Senate Committee Should Raise with David Friedman
    Ambassadors are on the front lines of diplomacy, where they can head off conflict or be the cause of the next war.  They must not have any conflicts-of-interest or appearance of conflict and definitely not be involved in unlawful…
  • Jan 27

    Ethiopia: Zone 9

    Ethiopia: Zone 9
    At the end of 2016 Amnesty International published a report titled Ethiopia Offline: Evidence of Social Media Blocking and Internet Censorship in Ethiopia. This report documented how social media and networks in Addis Ababa and the Oromia…
Rank this Week: 79

InhouseBlog

InhouseBlog

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

http://www.inhouseblog.com
  • Mar 27

    What To Say When a Recruiter Call

    What To Say When a Recruiter Call
    Are you prepared for a call from a recruiter? Liz Ryan, the CEO/founder of Human Workplace and author of Reinvention Roadmap gives her thoughts on how best to prepare: “Before you get on the phone with [the…
  • Mar 26

    Being a Lawyer is a Total Bore

    Being a Lawyer is a Total Bore
    The next survey will reveal that lawyers are total bores: “Lawyers and people employed in the legal sector are the most bored in the workplace with 8 out of 10 admitting they find their job... The post Being a Lawyer is a Total Bore…
  • Mar 21

    Conducting a Long-Distance Legal Job Search

    Conducting a Long-Distance Legal Job Search
    How do you land an in-house gig when you live far from the company you are pining for? Sonya Som, partner in Major Lindsey & Africa’s Chicago/ Midwest office, gives her always eloquent and practical thoughts:…
Rank this Week: 194

Docket Report Patent Infringement…

Docket Report Patent Infringement Blog

Detailing substantive events regarding patent cases in the district courts.

http://docketreport.blogspot.com/
  • Mar 27

    Interactive Toy Patents Invalid Under 35 U.S.C. § 101​

    Interactive Toy Patents Invalid Under 35 U.S.C. § 101​
    The court granted defendant's motion to dismiss because the asserted claims of plaintiff’s interactive toy patents encompassed unpatentable subject matter and found that the claims were directed toward an abstract idea. "Here, the…
  • Mar 24

    SCA Hygiene Products Bars Laches Defense During 6-Year Limitations Period​

    SCA Hygiene Products Bars Laches Defense During 6-Year Limitations Period​
    Having previously observed that "the doctrine of laches likely bar[s] the plaintiff’s claims," the court denied defendant's motion for summary judgment on its laches defense in light of the Supreme Court's decision in SCA Hygiene…
  • Mar 23

    Voting System Patent Invalid Under 35 U.S.C. § 101​

    Voting System Patent Invalid Under 35 U.S.C. § 101​
    The court granted defendant's motion to dismiss because the asserted claims of plaintiff’s voting system patent lacked an inventive concept. "According to the complaint, the auto-verification voting system is made of generic computer…
Rank this Week: 340

Law Firm Risk Management Blog

Law Firm Risk Management Blog

Discusses of compliance, conflicts, intake and other risk issues for law firm risk professionals.

http://www.lawfirmrisk.com/
  • Mar 27

    More Detail on Conflicts-driven Departure

    More Detail on Conflicts-driven Departure
    "Breakaway Lawyers From Kasowitz Firm Point to Conflicts Dispute" --"A group of lawyers known for celebrity divorces surprised the legal industry last spring when they announced they would leave the New York law firm led by Marc E. Kasowitz,…
  • Mar 26

    Conflicts Check Called Cause of Considerable Consequence

    Conflicts Check Called Cause of Considerable Consequence
    "Whoops! Client Conflict Check Creates $4B Merger" --"Did a Big Law partner’s conflict check accidentally tip off a buyer to a deal in the works and result in one of the biggest media mergers of 2016? That very well could be the case,…
  • Mar 21

    Public Firm, Public Conflicts Allegation

    Public Firm, Public Conflicts Allegation
    Touching on a multiple issues and topics we've previously covered: "Slater and Gordon accuses class action firm of conflict" -- "The $100 million legal battle over the share-price collapse of listed law firm Slater and Gordon has…
Rank this Week: 824

American Civil Liberties Union…

American Civil Liberties Union Blog of Rights

Covers civil rights and constitutional law. From the ACLU.

https://www.aclu.org/blog
Rank this Week: 88

The White Law Group's Securities…

The White Law Group's Securities Fraud Blog

Covers securities fraud cases, investment fraud practices and securities industry regulations.

http://www.whitesecuritieslaw.com/securities-fraud/blog/
  • Mar 27

    Cervino & Kahn Found Guilty in $15 Million VGTel Scheme

    Cervino &amp; Kahn Found Guilty in $15 Million VGTel Scheme
    Recovery of Investment Losses in VGTel According to Investment News, broker Christopher Cervino of Franklin Lakes, N.J., and Sheik F. Kahn, a registered investment adviser in Las Vegas, NV, have been found guilty of securities fraud by a…
  • Mar 24

    Former Pennsylvania Advisor William Bucci Barred from Securities Industry

    Former Pennsylvania Advisor William Bucci Barred from Securities Industry
    Recovery of Investment Losses with William Bucci Have you suffered losses investing with former Pennsylvania financial advisor William Bucci? If so, The White Law Group may be able to help you recover your losses by filing a FINRA arbitration…
  • Mar 23

    Investment Professionals Inc. Fined $100,000 for Allegedly Exploiting Senior Citizen

    Investment Professionals Inc. Fined $100,000 for Allegedly Exploiting Senior Citizen
    Massachusetts Regulator orders Investment Professionals Inc. (IPI) to pay a fine and restitution Investment Professionals Inc., a broker-dealer based in San Antonio, Texas, has been ordered by the Massachusetts Securities Division to pay a…
Rank this Week: 40

Legal by the Bay

Legal by the Bay

Reports on Bay Area legal news, pro bono and diversity in the legal profession, tech tips and resources, work life balance, and more. By the Bar Association of San Francisco,

http://blog.sfbar.org/
Rank this Week: 686

Faculty Blog - Faculty of Law,…

Faculty Blog - Faculty of Law, University of Alberta

By Barbara Billingsley, Cameron Hutchison, Daniel Mol, David Cheifetz, Eran Kaplinsky, Eric Adam, Erin Nelson, James Muir, Lewis Klar, Q.C., Mark Amman, Moin A Yahya, Peter Carver, Russ Brown, Steven Penney

http://ualbertalaw.typepad.com/faculty/
  • Mar 27

    Liberal Party of Canada - New Constitution

    Liberal Party of Canada - New Constitution
    This week, we examine some of the political parties in Canada. We start with the governing party, the Liberal Party of Canada, and its new internal constitution. Check back each day as we feature the Rhino Party, the NDP, the...
  • Mar 24

    Trek Yo'self Before You Wreck Yo'self

    Trek Yo'self Before You Wreck Yo'self
    On stardate 42523.7 (October 26th, 2364 for those of us in the 21st century), the crew of the USS Enterprise-D, under the command of Captain Jean-Luc Picard (Sir Patrick Stewart1 at his finest), pulled into Starbase 173 for what was...
  • Mar 23

    To Kill a Mockingbird: When Public Opinion Hurts the Justice Proce

    To Kill a Mockingbird: When Public Opinion Hurts the Justice Proce
    “Prejudice, a dirty word, and faith, a clean one, have something in common: they both begin where reason ends.”[1] Today’s post explores a fundamental principle of Canada’s criminal justice system: every person on trial must be…
Rank this Week: 274

Wise Law Blog

Wise Law Blog

Covers law and politics. By Garry J. Wise.

http://wiselaw.blogspot.com/
  • Mar 27

    Top 10 Legal Headlines for the week of March 27, 2017

    Top 10 Legal Headlines for the week of March 27, 2017
    Here are our Top 10 legal headlines for the week of March 27, 2017 from @wiselaw on Twitter.For more information on employment law, family law, and wills, estates and estates litigation, visit our website at www.wiselaw.net.- Garry J. Wise,…
  • Mar 27

    140Law: Legal Headlines for the week of March 27, 2017

    140Law: Legal Headlines for the week of March 27, 2017
    Here are our leading legal headlines for the week of March 27, 2017 from Wise Law on Twitter: Council flip-flop on Scarborough subway wreaked havoc on Metrolinx order, claims BombardierGoogle vows to fight search warrant seeking the…
  • Mar 24

    The Lawyer's Weekly: Social Media Postings Creating a Litigation 'Gold Mine'

    The Lawyer's Weekly: Social Media Postings Creating a Litigation 'Gold Mine'
    BY SIMRAN BAKSHI, ASSOCIATE LAWYERI was recently interviewed by Lawyer's Weekly correspondent Kim Arnott regarding the impact that social media can have in family law litigation.Given the nature of issues presented in family law, it is really…
Rank this Week: 819

Library Stuff

Library Stuff

Dedicated to resources for keeping current and professional development. From Information Today, Inc.

http://www.librarystuff.net
  • Mar 27

    Academic and research librarians begin work to avert cuts to federal library funding

    Academic and research librarians begin work to avert cuts to federal library funding
    “Librarians are gearing up for a “marathon” effort to preserve federal funding for libraries, research, the arts and the humanities. The Trump administration earlier this month outlined its first budget plan, which if…
  • Mar 27

    Austin’s new Central Library opening delayed — again

    Austin&rsquo;s new Central Library opening delayed &mdash; again
    “The opening date for Austin’s new Central Library has been pushed back again, to this fall at the earliest, dismaying City Council members who said they don’t know how to defend the project to constituents.“It’s…
  • Mar 24

    3 UC libraries sign Expression of Interest committing to achieve open access for scholarly journal

    3 UC libraries sign Expression of Interest committing to achieve open access for scholarly journal
    “Three University of California libraries, including UC Berkeley’s, signed an Expression of Interest with Open Access 2020, or OA2020, a movement aimed at increasing accessibility to scholarly journals.The signing, announced in a…
Rank this Week: 554

Kaire & Heffernan Blog

Kaire & Heffernan Blog

By The Law Offices of Mark A. Kaire, P.A.

http://www.kairelaw.com/blog/
  • Mar 27

    Miami-Dade County Hit and Run Hot Spot

    Miami-Dade County Hit and Run Hot Spot
    A vehicle collision of any kind is a dreadful event fraught with injury, expense, and lost time. Having to deal with vehicle repairs, doctors bills, police reports, and insurance adjusters is an awful burden to bear. It’s even worse…
  • Mar 9

    Kaire & Heffernan’s Miami Heat First Timer Ticket Giveaway

    Kaire &amp; Heffernan&rsquo;s Miami Heat First Timer Ticket Giveaway
    We at Kaire & Heffernan, LLC love sports. David Heffernan even played in the NFL for a couple years. We have very fond memories of going to our first sporting events and even fonder memories of taking our children to theirs. Watching…
  • Mar 5

    Florida Hit and Run Crash Statistics Are Alarming

    Florida Hit and Run Crash Statistics Are Alarming
    The rise in Hit and Run accidents speaks volumes about where we stand as a community, and for lack of a better word, it is simply “sad”. What used to be a rarity (leaving the scene of an accident) is now commonplace.…
Rank this Week: 921

Courthouse Insider

Courthouse Insider

Covers injury law. By Brian Silber.

http://www.briansilber.com/
  • Mar 27

    Elaine May of Pompano Beach, Killed in Fort Lauderdale Car Crash

    Elaine May of Pompano Beach, Killed in Fort Lauderdale Car Crash
    AutoNation executive Elaine May of Pompano Beach, Florida was killed on March 20 in a Fort Lauderdale car crash. According to Fort Lauderdale police, the crash occurred at NW 15th Avenue near Lockhart Stadium at 7:20 p.m. last Monday. May was…
  • Mar 24

    Marquet Robinson Struck, Killed While Setting Traffic Cones in West Palm Beach

    Marquet Robinson Struck, Killed While Setting Traffic Cones in West Palm Beach
    Marquet Robinson of Palm Beach County, Florida was struck and killed by Emmanuel Ernevil while working on Southern Boulevard on March 22. According to Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, the incident occurred on the far right lane of…
  • Mar 23

    Hialeah Police Officer Raul Castellon Arrested on Federal Corruption and Identity Theft Charge

    Hialeah Police Officer Raul Castellon Arrested on Federal Corruption and Identity Theft Charge
    Hialeah police officer Raul Castellon was arrested on March 17 for allegedly using a confidential police database to take screen shots of people’s personal IDs, including Social Security numbers and driver’s licenses, and sharing…
Rank this Week: 97

Pink Tape

Pink Tape

Covers family law the the family justice system in the United Kingdom.

http://pinktape.co.uk
  • Mar 27

    What should we look for when recruiting “aspiring lawyers”?

    What should we look for when recruiting “aspiring lawyers”?
    This is a guest blog post from Professor Richard Moorhead, who tweets as @RichardMoorhead and blogs at lawyerwatch. I will be insisting our pupillage committee in chambers read it.   What should we look for when recruiting…
  • Mar 23

    A little knowledge is a dangerous thing…

    A little knowledge is a dangerous thing…
    A new McKenzie Friend website has been launched this week. It is in my view an excellent illustration of the truth of the proposition that a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, whether that knowledge is wielded by a law student or a…
  • Mar 21

    Child Protection Conference III – Consolidation

    Child Protection Conference III – Consolidation
    The Transparency Project is pleased to offer its support for the third multi-disciplinary Child Protection Conference to be held at the University of the West of England on June 9th. Previous events have asked the questions – is…
Rank this Week: 401

Inforrm\'s Blog

Inforrm\'s Blog

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

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

    How Dacre and the Mail are making the case for section 40 – Brian Cathcart

    How Dacre and the Mail are making the case for section 40 – Brian Cathcart
    By threatening to sue the journalism crowdfunding platform Byline, the editor of the Daily Mail isn’t just reminding us that he is a bully, he is also presenting a case study in why the Leveson reforms he hates so bitterly are exactly…
  • Mar 26

    Law and Media Round Up – 27 March 2017

    Law and Media Round Up – 27 March 2017
    The murderous terror attack in Westminster this week raised difficult question about journalistic ethics, with a number of newspapers being criticised for publishing pictures of the dead and injured which, it was suggested,…
  • Mar 26

    Inforrm Blog – (Belated) Seventh Birthday Greeting

    Inforrm Blog – (Belated) Seventh Birthday Greeting
    A loyal reader has pointed out that the Inforrm Blog missed its own seventh birthday, on 22 January 2017.  As we get older, birthdays become less important … However, we will take this opportunity to remind readers that we…
Rank this Week: 456

Alabama Injury Lawyer Blog

Alabama Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers workers compensation and injury law. By Jeff Blackwell.

http://www.alabamainjurylawyer-blog.com/
  • Mar 27

    Does Your Personal Injury Lawyer Have Experience With The Defense Law Firm?

    Does Your Personal Injury Lawyer Have Experience With The Defense Law Firm?
    Many lawyers advertise for personal injury and workers’ compensation cases. One group of Huntsville DUI lawyers recently put their names on billboards and began claiming specialties as varied as personal injury and elder law. Anyone can…
  • Mar 20

    Will The Alabama Legislature Limit Important Workers’ Compensation Benefits?

    Will The Alabama Legislature Limit Important Workers’ Compensation Benefits?
    A new year means a new push to harm disabled workers in Alabama. The current effort — a proposal by Decatur State Senator Arthur Orr. This is not a new effort. Senator Orr has renewed his yearly effort to cut-off medical and disability…
  • Mar 13

    Do Emergency Rooms Fail to Diagnose Traumatic Brain Injury Victims?

    Do Emergency Rooms Fail to Diagnose Traumatic Brain Injury Victims?
    Are traumatic brain injuries (TBI) being diagnosed by emergency rooms? It’s a topic of concern in our personal injury practice. We frequently help families struggling because a loved one suffers a TBI from an accident. We regularly see…
Rank this Week: 553

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/
  • Mar 27

    Nursing Home Arbitration Agreements Still Unsettled

    Nursing Home Arbitration Agreements Still Unsettled
    Last year, the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) initiated a rule that prohibits nursing homes from requiring patients to sign mandatory arbitration agreements prior to disputes. However, CMS hit the brakes on…
  • Mar 25

    FHP: Hit-and-Run Crashes in Florida on the Rise

    FHP: Hit-and-Run Crashes in Florida on the Rise
    A recent analysis by The Tampa Bay Times, looking at figures from the Florida Highway Patrol, reveals hit-and-run crashes in Florida are on the rise.  This creates a troubling situation not just for law enforcement companies, but for…
  • Mar 23

    City to Pay $4.85M to Man Injured in Bicycle Accident Caused by Damaged Sidewalk

    City to Pay $4.85M to Man Injured in Bicycle Accident Caused by Damaged Sidewalk
    The City of San Diego has agreed to pay almost $5 million to a man injured in a bicycle accident that resulted in severe injuries when his bike was thrown nearly 30 feet after striking a sidewalk that was damaged by a tree.  The bike…
Rank this Week: 409

Duets Blog

Duets Blog

Collaborative blog on advertising, intellectual property, and marketing.

http://www.duetsblog.com/
  • Mar 27

    What Does Snapchat Need to be Identified?

    What Does Snapchat Need to be Identified?
    My daughter captured this striking photo on a recent trip to Times Square in New York City: Here is my less-artsy close-up of the same advertising, to focus in on the Snapchat logo, complete with its rounded-corner square border and dot…
  • Mar 24

    The News is Fake, but the Trademarks are Real

    The News is Fake, but the Trademarks are Real
    The trademark filings for new political slogans and catchphrases continue. Over the last couple of months, Donald Trump has repeatedly accused various news sources of disseminating “fake news.”  As a result, 14 trademark…
  • Mar 23

    Amazon’s Latest Trademark Battle: A Race Against “Chime”

    Amazon’s Latest Trademark Battle: A Race Against “Chime”
    Last month, Amazon Web Services (“AWS”) announced a new application, Amazon Chime, for online meetings, including video and voice conferencing, chat, and screen sharing. Amazon Chime will compete against a crowd of other…
Rank this Week: 15

Bankruptcy News & Analysis

Bankruptcy News & Analysis

Covers Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases.

http://chapter11cases.com/
  • Mar 27

    Read Issue #73 of Our Bankruptcy & Restructuring Newsletter

    Read Issue #73 of Our Bankruptcy &amp; Restructuring Newsletter
    Check out our latest issue (issue #73) of our exclusive bankruptcy & restructuring newsletter, which was just released today. You can find it and sign up to receive future issues directly by email by visiting:…
  • Mar 27

    News Headlines for Mar 27, 2017

    News Headlines for Mar 27, 2017
    GameStop Closing at Least 150 Stores Amid Sales Decline – WSJ ,Bondholders Trust China Too Much – Bloomberg Gadfly ,Northeast Ohio consumers complain about hhGregg delivery delays – newsnet5.com Cleveland ,Sears’ plan…
  • Mar 25

    New Bankruptcy Court Case Filed in the Bankruptcy Court: 3:17-ap-03006- Committee of Unsecured Creditors v. CoBank, ACB

    New Bankruptcy Court Case Filed in the Bankruptcy Court: 3:17-ap-03006- Committee of Unsecured Creditors v. CoBank, ACB
    A new case was just opened in the Bankruptcy Court. The case number and the debtor’s name/adversary complaint plaintiff(s) and defendant(s) are: 3:17-ap-03006- Committee of Unsecured Creditors v. CoBank, ACB. This is a breaking news…
Rank this Week: 16