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Patently-O

Patently-O

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

http://patentlyo.com/patent
  • Jul 20

    How PTO Submissions Can Waive Privilege to Future Communications – Even for Trial Counsel and Subsequent Patent Owner

    How PTO Submissions Can Waive Privilege to Future Communications – Even for Trial Counsel and Subsequent Patent Owner
    In re OptiumInsight (Federal Circuit 2017) The Federal Circuit has denied OptumInsight’s petition for writ of mandamus on privilege waiver. In the underlying litigation, OptumInsight has sued Cave Consulting for…
  • Jul 19

    Please Define What you Mean by Ordinary Meaning

    Please Define What you Mean by Ordinary Meaning
    by Dennis Crouch In NobelBiz v. Global Connect, a jury sided with the patentee-finding that global connect infringed the caller ID modifying patents.[1] On appeal however the Federal Circuit has reversed on claim construction – in a…
  • Jul 18

    Patentlyo Bits and Bytes by Anthony McCain

    Patentlyo Bits and Bytes by Anthony McCain
    Steve Brachmann: Report Shows Drug Patents Fare Better In IPR Proceedings At PTAB Jo Dale Carothers: Offensive Trademarks Are Protected Free Speech Under The First Amendment Andrew Chung: Supreme Court And Top Patent Court Rarely See Eye To…
Rank this Week: 51

California Stem Cell Report

California Stem Cell Report

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

http://californiastemcellreport.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 20

    McCain's Cancer and the California Stem Cell Agency: The Promising Approaches of Genetic Engineering

    McCain's Cancer and the California Stem Cell Agency: The Promising Approaches of Genetic Engineering
    City of Hope video on T-cell treatment of glioblastomaThe type of aggressive brain cancer that is now afflicting U.S. Sen. John McCain is a disease that has been long targeted by California's $3 billion stem cell agency.The agency, formally…
  • Jul 18

    Correction

    Correction
    Two items today and yesterday on the California Stem Cell Report incorrectly said that Carmen Puliafito was reappointed as a member of the stem cell agency's governing board in 2010 by Gov. Jerry Brown. The re-appointment was made by then…
  • Jul 18

    'Secret Life' Flap: Former USC Med School Dean-Stem Cell Agency Board Member on Leave from School

    'Secret Life' Flap: Former USC Med School Dean-Stem Cell Agency Board Member on Leave from School
    The former dean of the USC medical school, who is also a member of the governing board of the $3 billion California stem cell agency, is on leave and no longer seeing patients, the Los Angeles Times is saying today.The news came after the…
Rank this Week: 396

Idaho State Police News and…

Idaho State Police News and Information Blog

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

http://idahostatepolice.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 20

    Road Blockage SH54- Cleared

    Road Blockage SH54- Cleared
    ***Update** The crash has been cleared from this location. The Idaho State Police are on scene of a vehicle crash on SH54 at milepost 6.5. The Westbound lanes are completely blocked, between Clagstone and SH54. Please consider alternate…
  • Jul 20

    Road Blockage SH54

    Road Blockage SH54
    The Idaho State Police are on scene of a vehicle crash on SH54 at milepost 6.5. The Westbound lanes are completely blocked, between Clagstone and SH54. Please consider alternate routes.
  • Jul 19

    Fatality Crash, Sand Hollow Rd. and SE 8th Ave., Payette County

    Fatality Crash, Sand Hollow Rd. and SE 8th Ave., Payette County
    IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer DO NOT REPLY --------------------------------------------------------------------------- IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr.,…
Rank this Week: 207

InsureBlog

InsureBlog

Covers insurance news.

http://insureblog.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 20

    Thursday LinkFest

    Thursday LinkFest
    ■ First up, FoIB Dana Beezley-Smith has a really powerful post on her blog about the actual, real-world impact that ObamaCare has had on the individual insurance market. While various pundits and pols criticize (often justifiably) on…
  • Jul 19

    Deconstructing Government-run Health Care

    Deconstructing Government-run Health Care
    [Hat Tip: Co-blogger Mike F]Original content copyright © InsureBlog
  • Jul 18

    Stunning: 1,000 Words on ACA '18

    Stunning: 1,000 Words on ACA '18
    Courtesy of co-blogger Bob V, "2018 Projected Health Insurance Exchange Coverage Maps." Here's the latest:[click to embiggen]As Bob notes, would suck to be in Nevada.Original content copyright © InsureBlog
Rank this Week: 57

3 Geeks and a Law Blog

3 Geeks and a Law Blog

Covers knowledge management, internet marketing and library sciences. By Greg Lambert, Lisa Salazar and Toby Brown.

http://www.geeklawblog.com/
  • Jul 20

    My Remarks and Highlights from the AALL 2017 Conference

    My Remarks and Highlights from the AALL 2017 Conference
    I'm finally back in my office in Houston today after taking a week to visit Austin and attend the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) annual meeting. Looking back on the last week, all I can do is take a deep breath and say……
  • Jul 7

    Knowledge Management in the Age of Need to Know Security

    Knowledge Management in the Age of Need to Know Security
    [Ed. Note: Please welcome back guest blogger, Keith Lipman, President at Prosperoware. Keith is a long-time friend of the Geeks, and well-known leader in the information management field of the legal industry. -GL] Double-edged Sword:…
  • Jul 6

    Creating and Using RSS in a Post-RSS World

    Creating and Using RSS in a Post-RSS World
    There are a few things that have happened in this decade that I look at and think, "Man, I've gotten old." Things like trying to figure out why Kendrick Lamar is so popular, and hearing that OK Computer turns 20 years old this week are just…
Rank this Week: 109

Tax Policy Blog

Tax Policy Blog

Covers federal, state and international tax issues, including AMT, capital gains and dividends taxes, corporate income taxes, income taxes, property taxes, and sales and use taxes. By the Tax Foundation.

http://taxfoundation.org/blog/
  • Jul 20

    If Retained, R&D Tax Credit Should Be Reformed

    If Retained, R&D Tax Credit Should Be Reformed
    As Congress contemplates implementing comprehensive tax reform, several of the deductions and credits that pepper the U.S. tax code are being reevaluated and considered for elimination in an effort to offset the cost of tax rate cuts and…
  • Jul 20

    Expansions for the R&D Tax Credit Should Implement Broader Reform

    Expansions for the R&D Tax Credit Should Implement Broader Reform
    As Congress contemplates implementing comprehensive tax reform, several of the deductions and credits that pepper the U.S. tax code are being reevaluated and considered for elimination in an effort to offset the cost of tax rate cuts and…
  • Jul 20

    How High Are Individual Income Tax Collections in Your State?

    How High Are Individual Income Tax Collections in Your State?
    The individual income tax is the third largest source of tax revenue for state and local governments, accounting for 22.9 percent of collections in fiscal year 2014. Property taxes and sales taxes comprise larger shares of state and local tax…
Rank this Week: 951

An Associate's Mind

An Associate's Mind

Covers how associates should approach the practice of law. By Keith Lee.

http://associatesmind.com
  • Jul 20

    Benefits Of The Bar

    Benefits Of The Bar
    This past week I attend the Alabama State Bar’s Annual Meeting and Conference. I was invited to come down and speak about The Twitters social media. There’s a full house at @associatesmind ‘s social media presentation at the…
  • Jul 11

    2017 Bitcoin Case Law Update

    2017 Bitcoin Case Law Update
    Around this time last year there was a fair bit of noise as to whether Bitcoin is legal money or not, spurred on by Florida v. Espinoza, in Miami, Florida. This pithy line struck a chord with many: The court is not an expert in…
  • Jul 5

    2017 ABA Journal Web 100 Nomination

    2017 ABA Journal Web 100 Nomination
    Things have been slow on the blog front of late due to a confluence of events, but I should be in the clear to get back to regularly scheduled blogging shortly. (Though I continue to remain active on the Twitters <- follow me there). In…
Rank this Week: 621

Employer Law Report

Employer Law Report

Covers recent legal developments and trends affecting employers. By Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP.

http://www.employerlawreport.com/
Rank this Week: 559

Jim Hamilton's World of Securities…

Jim Hamilton's World of Securities Regulation

Commentaries on security regulation.

http://jimhamiltonblog.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 20

    Hester Peirce again gets nod for SEC post

    Hester Peirce again gets nod for SEC post
    By Mark S. Nelson, J.D.President Trump has nominated Hester Peirce to be an SEC commissioner. This will be the second time Peirce has received a presidential nod to join the Commission, the first having been under the Obama administration.…
  • Jul 19

    House panel mulls reforms to fixed income market structure

    House panel mulls reforms to fixed income market structure
    By John M. Jascob, J.D., LL.M.The House Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Securities, and Investment held a hearing on July 14 to review the state of the U.S. fixed income markets and the need for reform of the current market structure. Aimed…
  • Jul 18

    Comments sought on proposed rule designating IEX listings covered securitie

    Comments sought on proposed rule designating IEX listings covered securitie
    By Rebecca Kahn, J.D.The SEC issued a proposed amendment to Securities Act Rule 146 to designate certain securities on Investors Exchange LLC (IEX) as covered securities. The designation would mean that IEX-listed securities would not be…
Rank this Week: 146

In Custodia Legis

In Custodia Legis

Covers current legal trends, collecting for the largest law library in the world, a British perspective, a perspective from New Zealand, legislative developments in THOMAS, and cultural intelligence and the law.

http://blogs.loc.gov/law
  • Jul 20

    An Interview with Marie-Philippe Lavoie, Foreign Law Intern

    An Interview with Marie-Philippe Lavoie, Foreign Law Intern
    Today’s interview is with Marie-Philippe Lavoie, a foreign law intern with the Global Legal Research Directorate (GLRD). This summer, Marie-Philippe is assisting the GLRD with Canadian law research requests. She is currently…
  • Jul 19

    UK Supreme Court rules “Deport first, appeal later” power is unlawful

    UK Supreme Court rules “Deport first, appeal later” power is unlawful
    The following is a guest post by Conleth Burns, a foreign law intern working this summer in the Global Legal Research Directorate of the Law Library of Congress. Recently, in the R (Kiarie) v Secretary of State for the Home…
  • Jul 18

    Today in History – Extinguishing the Pope’s Power in England

    Today in History – Extinguishing the Pope’s Power in England
    This is another one of those “Today in History” posts!  On July 18, 1536, the English Parliament passed the law titled “An Act Extinguishing the authority of the bishop of Rome” (28 Hen. 8 c.10). This was in fact…
Rank this Week: 526

Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer…

Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Illinois civil procedure, the Illinois Wrongful Death Act, medical malpractice and medical device liability. By Robert Kreisman.

http://www.chicago-personal-injury-lawyer-blawg.com
Rank this Week: 324

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/
Rank this Week: 486

RegBlog

RegBlog

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

http://www.regblog.org/
Rank this Week: 480

Court-Martial Trial Practice

Court-Martial Trial Practice

Covers military law for trial practitioners and military members. By The Law Office of Philip D. Cave.

http://www.court-martial-ucmj.com/
  • Jul 20

    Challenge to sex offender registration in Pennsylvania

    Challenge to sex offender registration in Pennsylvania
    As I have argued, for some time in courts-martial, sex offender registration is effectively a punishment in today’s society–despite what legislators and courts say.  Well, now we have an interesting decision from the…
  • Jul 2

    UCMJ and MCM changes coming

    UCMJ and MCM changes coming
    The DoD Joint Service Committee on Military Justice has some new “publications” on its website.  But more importantly, there are a number of proposed changes not yet on their site (but which are available on CAAFLog). A draft…
  • Jun 24

    Copious rations and heaping serving

    Copious rations and heaping serving
    The military does not have Alford pleas. In an Alford Plea, the criminal defendant does not admit the act but admits that the prosecution could likely prove the charge. The court will pronounce the defendant guilty. The defendant may plead…
Rank this Week: 491

Intellectual Property News

Intellectual Property News

By Mandour & Associates.

http://www.intellectualpropertynews.com/
  • Jul 20

    Amazon's Meal Kit Trademark filing Negatively Impacts Blue Apron

    Amazon's Meal Kit Trademark filing Negatively Impacts Blue Apron
    IPNews® - Amazon recently filed a trademark application for a meal kit service, placing it in direct competition with companies like Blue Apron. Coming on the heels of Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods, it appears that Amazon has…
  • Jul 12

    Nike Opposes Rob Gronkowski's Trademark Application

    Nike Opposes Rob Gronkowski's Trademark Application
    IPNews® - NFL Star Rob Gronkowski has filed a trademark application for his company, Gronk Nation L.L.C., which Nike has opposed. The trademark features Gronk, in silhouette, spiking a football.  Nike filed the opposition to the…
  • Jul 6

    Forever 21 Sues Gucci, Attempts to Have Trademarks Cancelled

    Forever 21 Sues Gucci, Attempts to Have Trademarks Cancelled
    IPNews® - Forever 21 is suing Italian designer Gucci as a result of Gucci’s claims of trademark infringement against Forever 21. Forever 21 is seeking a declaratory judgement, asking a California Federal Court to rule that they are…
Rank this Week: 882

CommLawBlog

CommLawBlog

Covers developments in the entire range of issues addressed by the Federal Communications Commission in its regulation of spectrum-related activities, as well as copyright, trademark, First Amendment and Internet issues. By Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth.

http://www.commlawblog.com/
  • Jul 20

    Last Nail in the PTFP Coffin?

    Last Nail in the PTFP Coffin?
    (NTIA Proposes Formal End to Public Telecom Facilities Program) The National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) has issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) that proposes to repeal all of its regulations…
  • Jul 19

    Leggo Our Spectrum – The Auto Industry’s Win for Vehicular Radar

    Leggo Our Spectrum – The Auto Industry’s Win for Vehicular Radar
    FCC Order Represents One More Step Towards Fully-Autonomous Vehicles I’ve written on connected and autonomous vehicles in the past, including about an ongoing spectrum fight at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) regarding use…
  • Jul 18

    FCC Tweaks Mic Rules, Microsoft Launches Spectrum Fight

    FCC Tweaks Mic Rules, Microsoft Launches Spectrum Fight
    In late 2015, major wireless microphone manufacturers requested that the FCC “reconsider” various mostly-technical rules that it had adopted as part of a wide-ranging strategy to reallocate spectrum for wireless microphones.…
Rank this Week: 837

Law Library of Congress: Research…

Law Library of Congress: Research Reports

Legal commentary and recommended resources on issues and events with legal significance from the Law Library of Congress.

http://www.loc.gov/law/help/current-topics.php
  • Jul 20

    Legal Research Reports: Regulation of Campaign Finance and Free Advertising

    Legal Research Reports: Regulation of Campaign Finance and Free Advertising
    The Law Library of Congress is proud to present the report, Regulation of Campaign Finance and Free Advertising.  This report discusses the regulation of campaign financing and spending in national elections and the availability of…
  • Jul 13

    Legal Research Reports: Training Related to Combating Human Trafficking

    Legal Research Reports: Training Related to Combating Human Trafficking
    The Law Library of Congress is proud to present the report, Training Related to Combating Human Trafficking. This chart covers extradition rules for citizens in 157 jurisdictions. Note that many countries will not extradite anyone for…
  • Jul 6

    Legal Research Reports: Veterans' Benefits for Noncitizen

    Legal Research Reports: Veterans' Benefits for Noncitizen
    The Law Library of Congress is proud to present the report, Veterans' Benefits for Noncitizens.  This report provides information on the law on veterans’ benefits for noncitizens in France and Israel. France’s…
Rank this Week: 811

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: 53

Conflict of Laws .net

Conflict of Laws .net

Covers news and discussion on the conflict of laws in private international law cases. Editor is Martin George of the University of Birmingham. Published in association with the Journal of Private International Law.

http://conflictoflaws.net
  • Jul 20

    The Revised European Small Claims Procedure Has Entered into Force

    The Revised European Small Claims Procedure Has Entered into Force
    The revised European Small Claims Procedure entered into force on July 14 (see Regulation (EU) 2015/2421 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 December 2015 amending Regulation (EC) No 861/2007 establishing a European Small…
  • Jul 16

    Third Country Law in the CJEU’s Data Protection Judgment

    Third Country Law in the CJEU’s Data Protection Judgment
    This post by Prof. Christopher Kuner was published last week at the European Law Blog. The hearing of the Schrems case at the CJEU will take place next Wednesday; for this reason (but not only: the post is worth reading) I…
  • Jul 15

    Save the date! Conference on the “Europeanness” of European Private International Law: 2/3 March 2018, Berlin

    Save the date! Conference on the “Europeanness” of European Private International Law: 2/3 March 2018, Berlin
    Over the course of the last decades the European legislature has adopted a total of 18 Regulations in the area of private international law (including civil procedure). The resulting substantial degree of legislative unification has been…
Rank this Week: 101

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: 321

Construction Law Musings

Construction Law Musings

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

http://constructionlawva.com
  • Jul 20

    Update: New VOSH Maximum Penalties as of July 1

    Update: New VOSH Maximum Penalties as of July 1
    As those who read Construction Law Musings know, as a construction attorney, I want to assure that not only are my clients successful in their litigation/dispute resolution endeavors, but that they stay out of trouble.  I take my problem…
  • Jul 12

    Subcontractors Aren’t Helple

    Subcontractors Aren’t Helple
    As a construction attorney here in Virginia, I often have the pleasure of assisting subcontractors seeking advice on their all important contracts with general contractors.  I often sense that these subcontractors feel that they are at…
  • Jul 4

    Happy Independence Day from Construction Law Musings!

    Happy Independence Day from Construction Law Musings!
    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…
Rank this Week: 305

Boston Criminal Lawyer Blog

Boston Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers topics such as felonies, violent crime, assault and battery, drug offenses, as well as wrongful convictions. By Altman & Altman.

http://www.bostoncriminallawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 20

    How Long Does it Take to Get a Criminal Record Expunged in MA?

    How Long Does it Take to Get a Criminal Record Expunged in MA?
    Sealing is the process of sealing a criminal record. For example, let’s say you got an OUI five years ago. That offense may come back to bite you when you apply for a job, school or housing. If, however, you have the OUI conviction or…
  • Jul 18

    What is the Difference Between a Bench Warrant and an Arrest Warrant?

    What is the Difference Between a Bench Warrant and an Arrest Warrant?
    Before we get into the differences between a bench warrant and an arrest warrant, it’s important to state a crucial similarity between the two – they should never be ignored. Knowing that the police are searching for you can be…
  • Jul 17

    What is the Difference Between a Bench Warrant and an Arrest Warrant?

    What is the Difference Between a Bench Warrant and an Arrest Warrant?
    Before we get into the differences between a bench warrant and an arrest warrant, it’s important to state a crucial similarity between the two – they should never be ignored. Knowing that the police are searching for you can be…
Rank this Week: 352

Cleveland Law Library Weblog

Cleveland Law Library Weblog

Informs local attorneys of major legal developments important to their practice. By Sue Altmeyer.

http://suealtmeyer.typepad.com/cleveland_law_library_web/
  • Jul 20

    Tech Thursday: US lifts laptop ban for all remaining airlines and airport

    Tech Thursday: US lifts laptop ban for all remaining airlines and airport
    The U.S. has now lifted entirely a controversial ban on laptops in hand luggage for passengers flying to the country from the Middle East or via certain Middle Eastern airlines, with the Department of Homeland Security professing itself…
  • Jul 11

    Cleveland Law Library to Host Book Discussion on Target OMEGA on September 29th.

    Cleveland Law Library to Host Book Discussion on Target OMEGA on September 29th.
    The Cleveland Law Library will host a Book Discussion on Target OMEGA by Local author and attorney Peter N. Kirsanow, Esq., Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP., on September 29th. This event is free and open to the public. To...
  • Jul 11

    Cleveland Law Library to Host CLE Lost in Translation on July 27th

    Cleveland Law Library to Host CLE Lost in Translation on July 27th
    The Cleveland Law Library will host a CLE program called Lost in Translation on July 27, 2017. Alvaro DeCola, Esq. will discuss court interpretation demographics, the legal background for language access, and key considerations when…
Rank this Week: 315

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 20

    Call for Papers: Municipalities and Privacy Protection

    Call for Papers: Municipalities and Privacy Protection
    Seton Hall Law School’s Institute for Privacy Protection is pleased to announce a Call for Papers for its conference “New and Nontraditional Actors in Privacy and Social Media Regulation,” which will be held on Friday,…
  • Jul 18

    The Vermont Ratification Convention

    The Vermont Ratification Convention
    Here’s something that I didn’t know until yesterday: Vermont held a convention to ratify the Constitution. Vermont was an independent country (in other words, it was not part of the Union under the Articles of Confederation). In…
  • Jul 17

    Who Would Be the Senate Majority Leader?

    Who Would Be the Senate Majority Leader?
    I’m working on the galley proofs of my Bill of Rights book–the last stage before publication. This puts me in the mood to daydream about far-fetched legal scenarios. Suppose the Senate is divided equally between the parties. Under…
Rank this Week: 36

Michael Geist's Blog

Michael Geist's Blog

Covers technology and DRM. By Michael Geist.

http://www.michaelgeist.ca
Rank this Week: 41

MBBP's Good Company

MBBP's Good Company

Covers news, events and developments in business, intellectual property, employment law. By Morse, Barnes-Brown & Pendleton.

http://blogmbbp.wordpress.com
  • Jul 20

    BioAxone BioSciences Peer-Reviewed Research Article Published in Frontiers Journal Serie

    BioAxone BioSciences Peer-Reviewed Research Article Published in Frontiers Journal Serie
    Firm client BioAxone BioSciences announced that its peer-reviewed research article on axon regeneration was published in Frontiers Journal Series, Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience. The article “MAG, Myelin and Overcoming Growth…
  • Jul 13

    MBBP Publishes July M&A Today Newsletter

    MBBP Publishes July M&amp;A Today Newsletter
    The latest edition of our M&A Today Newsletter is published! Articles include: An Overview of the Golden Parachute Payment Rules Top Considerations – Sale of Company M&A Non-disclosure Agreements: Drafting Considerations for…
  • Jul 5

    Corporate Attorney Shannon Zollo Explains In-House Counsel’s Role in Due Diligence

    Corporate Attorney Shannon Zollo Explains In-House Counsel’s Role in Due Diligence
    In Corporate Counsel’s article “10 Uber In-House Attorneys Saw Due Diligence Report in Battle With Alphabet“, Shannon Zollo comments on the role of in-house counsel in the due diligence process. The article discusses a due…
Rank this Week: 509

Opinio Juris

Opinio Juris

Covers international law and international relations.

http://opiniojuris.org
Rank this Week: 56

Be BARBRI Ready

Be BARBRI Ready

Covers bar exams. By BARBRI.

http://www.barexambrief.com/
Rank this Week: 804

The Mac Lawyer

The Mac Lawyer

Covers legal technology with a focus on using Macs in the law office. By attorney Ben Stevens.

http://www.themaclawyer.com/
  • Jul 20

    Ben Stevens Interviewed: What Stops Lawyers From Using Macs At Work?

    Ben Stevens Interviewed: What Stops Lawyers From Using Macs At Work?
    Ed Sohn from Thomson Reuters recently interviewed me for an article titled “What Stops Lawyers From Using Macs At Work?” which was published yesterday at Above The Law. It was a pleasure to assist with his article, because…
  • May 16

    Learn More About the MacTrack Legal Conference

    Learn More About the MacTrack Legal Conference
    MacTrack Legal – The ONLY Event JUST for Mac-Using Small Law Firms. The idea might pique your interest, but are you left feeling uncertain as to whether it’s really for you? Is the conference for the über-advanced,…
  • Feb 13

    Your Options for Running a Mac-Based Law Firm: Managed Service

    Your Options for Running a Mac-Based Law Firm: Managed Service
    The following Guest Post is from technology guru, Tom Lambotte from GlobalMac IT: Managed Services is the opposite of the reactive, hourly model. The biggest benefit is being able to budget IT costs and shifting the…
Rank this Week: 453

Best Practice for Legal Education

Best Practice for Legal Education

A blawg by Albany Law School Professor Mary Lynch designed to be a useful web-based source of information on current reforms in legal education, and to create a place where people interested in the future of legal education can freely exchange ideas, concerns, and opinions.

http://bestpracticeslegaled.albanylawblogs.org/
  • Jul 20

    Designing Your Life

    Designing Your Life
    Summers always present wonderful opportunities to reflect on the past year and make plans for the next.  For me, they are a period of rejuvenation and reassessment. I find that each summer I spend some time designing my life and thinking…
  • Jul 14

    Blended Learning for Law School

    Blended Learning for Law School
    I just returned from an inspiring and thought provoking three days at the Wolters Kluwer-sponsored Leading Edge workshop. The gathering of about 35 thought leaders from legal education – a wonderfully diverse group – was…
  • Jul 13

    FutureLaw Workshop – Call for Paper

    FutureLaw Workshop – Call for Paper
    Conference Announcement and Call for Papers 2017 Junior Scholars #FutureLaw Workshop 2.0 at Duquesne The conference is organized by Seth Oranburg, Assistant Professor, Duquesne University School of Law. Funding is provided in part by the…
Rank this Week: 873

Wait A Second!

Wait A Second!

Covers civil rights opinions of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. By Bergstein & Ullrich, LLP.

http://secondcircuitcivilrights.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 20

    2d Circuit adopts "but for"causation test for FMLA retaliation claim

    2d Circuit adopts &quot;but for&quot;causation test for FMLA retaliation claim
    The Court of Appeals holds for the first time that FMLA plaintiffs only have to show their family/medical leave was a motivating factor in their retaliatory dismissal. The Court rejects the more defendant-friendly "but for" causation test.…
  • Jul 19

    Supreme Court strikes down same-sex Arkansas birth certificate rule

    Supreme Court strikes down same-sex Arkansas birth certificate rule
    In its final days of the 2016-17 term, the Supreme Court issued a brief ruling that you may have overlooked. It holds that the Constitution prohibits the State of Arkansas from refusing to note that a newborn baby's parents are same-sex…
  • Jul 18

    Ministerial exception scuttles school principal's Title VII lawsuit

    Ministerial exception scuttles school principal's Title VII lawsuit
    Not all employment discrimination can be challenged in court. If the plaintiff is a "minister" as defined by the Supreme Court, she cannot bring her lawsuit. The reason for this is a doctrine called the ministerial exception, endorsed by the…
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The Faculty Lounge

The Faculty Lounge

Conversations about law, culture, and academia. By Professors Dan Filler, Laura Appleman, Al Brophy, Kevin Noble Maillard and Calvin Massey.

http://www.thefacultylounge.org/
  • Jul 20

    Number Needed to Treat

    Number Needed to Treat
    In this article on Science Based Medicine, Dr. Harriet Hall sets out the significance of the Number Needed to Treat (NNT) as a measure of the benefit of a medical intervention (drug, procedure, or other therapy). In brief, the NNT...
  • Jul 19

    Low Information Jurors, Then and Now

    Low Information Jurors, Then and Now
    Today's New York Times has an article titled "In Juries, Lawyers Now Favor the Uninformed," with the subtitle "Jury selection in Martin Shkreli’s trial followed the growing tendency to cut not only jurors who have an opinion,…
  • Jul 17

    Teaching Intellectual Property Law in China

    Teaching Intellectual Property Law in China
    Earlier this summer, I taught a three-week class on United States intellectual property law at Jilin University in Changchun, China, as part of a program created by the Confucius Institute at the University of Kentucky. I was the first…
Rank this Week: 86

Futurelawyer

Futurelawyer

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

http://futurelawyer.typepad.com/futurelawyer/
  • Jul 20

    The Mobile Lawyer In 2017: Practice Law From Your Pocket

    The Mobile Lawyer In 2017: Practice Law From Your Pocket
    We've Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: http://feeds.feedblitz.com/futurelawyer Update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us.
  • Jul 20

    Practice Resource Institute - Security Awareness Tip of The Day

    Practice Resource Institute - Security Awareness Tip of The Day
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  • Jul 20

    Seagate Backup Plus 4TB - $99

    Seagate Backup Plus 4TB - $99
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Rank this Week: 156

CrimProf Blog

CrimProf Blog

Criminal law issues and commentary. Edited by Kevin Cole, Lawrence A. Alexander, Donald A. Dripps, Yale Kamisar, Adam J. Kolber, and Jean Ramirez.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/crimprof_blog/
  • Jul 20

    Gilchrist on Individual Accountability for Corporate Crime

    Gilchrist on Individual Accountability for Corporate Crime
    Gregory M. Gilchrist (University of Toledo College of Law) has posted Individual Accountability for Corporate Crime (Georgia State University Law Review, Forthcoming) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Corporate crime is too often addressed by…
  • Jul 19

    "Not So Fast, Special Counsel"

    &quot;Not So Fast, Special Counsel&quot;
    Frank Bowman (Missouri) has this article at Slate. In part: What follows is an informed citizen’s guide to the obstacles that stand between Mueller deciding that a crime was committed and either impeachment of President Trump or prosecution…
  • Jul 19

    Emerson & Aminzadeh on Vacatur and Human Trafficking

    Emerson &amp; Aminzadeh on Vacatur and Human Trafficking
    Jessica Emerson and Alison Aminzadeh (University of Baltimore - School of Law and The Law Offices of Jobeth R. Bowers) have posted Left Behind: How the Absence of a Federal Vacatur Law Disadvantages Survivors of Human Trafficking (16 U.…
Rank this Week: 50

Work Comp Roundup

Work Comp Roundup

Covers workers' compensation cost containment techniques and strategies.

http://reduceyourworkerscomp.com/
  • Jul 20

    The Reality of the Biggest Myth Regarding Your Third Party Administrator

    The Reality of the Biggest Myth Regarding Your Third Party Administrator
    MYTH: The best way to reduce workers’ compensation costs is to change insurance companies or TPAs.   REALITY: Wrong! The best way to reduce workers compensation costs is to build a better relationship with your current claims…
  • Jul 19

    Maximize Your Third Party Administrator (TPA) Relationship With A Vendor Day

    Maximize Your Third Party Administrator (TPA) Relationship With A Vendor Day
    If your company is a large organization with many locations and numerous open claims at each location, you may need to consider having several return-to-work (RTW) coordinators. Have one RTW coordinator for each region. For example, one large…
  • Jul 18

    11 Ways to Manage Employer, Provider, and Employee Fraud in Workers’ Compensation

    11 Ways to Manage Employer, Provider, and Employee Fraud in Workers’ Compensation
    Workers’ compensation fraud by workers gets the most publicity. But additional fraud is committed by staffing companies, professional employer organizations, medical and ancillary service providers, and brokers.   Sometimes…
Rank this Week: 171

PlagiarismToday

PlagiarismToday

Covers content theft, plagiarism, and copyright issues on the Web. By Jonathan Bailey.

http://www.plagiarismtoday.com
  • Jul 20

    Understanding the CLASSICS Act

    Understanding the CLASSICS Act
    The CLASSICS Act aims to harmonize pre-1972 sound recordings with their more current peers. But will the act do what it promises? The post Understanding the CLASSICS Act appeared first on Plagiarism Today.
  • Jul 20

    3 Count: Game of Email

    3 Count: Game of Email
    Neflix sued over Burning Sands film, Kim Dotcom won't get to hear illegal recordings made of him and HBO sends letters over Game of Thrones piracy. The post 3 Count: Game of Emails appeared first on Plagiarism Today.
  • Jul 19

    3 Count: Spotted Again

    3 Count: Spotted Again
    Two lawsuits filed against Spotify alleging infringement of song compositions, Richard Prince can't duck lawsuit over fake instagram exhibit and more. The post 3 Count: Spotted Again appeared first on Plagiarism Today.
Rank this Week: 52

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 20

    How Important are Risk-Taking Incentives in Executive Compensation

    How Important are Risk-Taking Incentives in Executive Compensation
    There is an extensive theoretical discussion whether risk-taking incentives play a role in executive pay. In our article How Important are Risk-Taking Incentives in Executive Compensation? forthcoming in the Review of Finance), we…
  • Jul 20

    Developments in the Asset Management Industry

    Developments in the Asset Management Industry
    Over the last two decades, the asset management industry has witnessed dramatic developments in both industrial organization and product offerings. Two or three decades ago, the industry was dominated by small asset managers primarily…
  • Jul 20

    “Pre-Populated” Proxy Protocols and the Narrowing of Proxy Participation

    “Pre-Populated” Proxy Protocols and the Narrowing of Proxy Participation
    How many directors of U.S. publicly traded corporations are aware that the institutional investors that dominate share ownership, may utilize “pre-populated” voting instructions on shareholder vote issues rather than make…
Rank this Week: 106

Southern District of Florida Blog

Southern District of Florida Blog

Provides news and notes regarding federal practice in the Southern District of Florida. By David Markus

http://sdfla.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 20

    #SeersuckerDay at the USSC meeting

    #SeersuckerDay at the USSC meeting
    #SeersuckerDay at the USSC meeting in DC. That's Judge Bill Pryor and Judge Charles Breyer.Judges Pryor and Breyer start new USSC tradition! #SeersuckerDay pic.twitter.com/GY2Xte4TzS— SentencingCommission (@TheUSSCgov) July 19, 2017
  • Jul 19

    Judge Rosenbaum starts her opinion with a GoT quote

    Judge Rosenbaum starts her opinion with a GoT quote
    Judge Rosenbaum starts her opinion with a Game of Thrones quote.  And it's Tyrion Lannister, Hand of Daenerys Targaryen.  Looks like she was watching the premier with the rest of us on Sunday night.  Here's the intro:“A…
  • Jul 19

    SDFLA Summer

    SDFLA Summer
    1. The SDFLA is pretty quiet right now.  There's a 4-5 trial nearing its end in front of Judge Gayles for the interns who want to see some good lawyering.  2. Former SDFLA AUSA Michael Brown has been nominated to the district bench…
Rank this Week: 152

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 20

    Opinions About Giving Legal Opinion

    Opinions About Giving Legal Opinion
    Nowadays, news reports resemble the sorts of crazy hypotheticals that law professors love (and law students loathe). And since we love far-fetched hypotheticals, many law professors have taken to giving our legal opinions about the political…
  • Jul 19

    The lawyer, the addict, and the law professor

    The lawyer, the addict, and the law professor
    What did people think about The Lawyer, the Addict in last weekend's New York Times? The piece was written by the ex-wife of a lawyer who died of an overdose; in investigating her husband's drug use and death, the author found a legal…
  • Jul 19

    JOTWELL: Lahav on Kessler on the rise of legal adversarialism

    JOTWELL: Lahav on Kessler on the rise of legal adversarialism
    The new Courts Law essay comes from Alexandra Lahav (U Conn), reviewing Amalia Kessler, Inventing American Exceptionalism: The Origins of American Adversarial Legal Culture (Yale University Press). Lahav focuses on the way in which equity…
Rank this Week: 24

Iowa Workers' Compensation Law

Iowa Workers' Compensation Law

By Paul McAndrew Law Firm.

http://iowaworkcomplaw.com/
  • Jul 20

    Injured As A Result of 9/11? The World Trade Center Accidental Disability Deadline Is Approaching

    Injured As A Result of 9/11? The World Trade Center Accidental Disability Deadline Is Approaching
    Today’s post comes from guest author Catherine Stanton, from Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano. I recently traveled to Virginia with most of my immediate family to celebrate my father’s 80th birthday. While he…
  • Jul 17

    Opioids And Doctor Choice

    Opioids And Doctor Choice
    Today’s post comes from guest author Jon Rehm, from Rehm, Bennett & Moore. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emmanuel said in 2008 that “You never let a serious crisis go to waste.” In the context of opioids and workers…
  • Jul 13

    Republicans Just Made It Easier For Employers To Hide Workplace Injurie

    Republicans Just Made It Easier For Employers To Hide Workplace Injurie
    Today’s post comes from guest author Jay Causey, from Causey Wright. Today’s post was shared by Jay Causey and comes from www.huffingtonpost.com. They used an arcane procedural maneuver to repeal a significant safety regulation…
Rank this Week: 933

Bankruptcy News & Analysis

Bankruptcy News & Analysis

Covers Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases.

http://chapter11cases.com/
  • Jul 20

    News Headlines for Jul 20, 2017

    News Headlines for Jul 20, 2017
    “We’re now seeing pressures even on luxury retailers”: Blackstone ,Robots Are Replacing Workers Where You Shop ,Signet Jewelers’ New CEO Has Her Work Cut Out ,Harley-Davidson can’t rev up motorcycle sales, will…
  • Jul 20

    New Bankruptcy Cases & Adversary Proceedings for Jul 20, 2017

    New Bankruptcy Cases &amp; Adversary Proceedings for Jul 20, 2017
    The following list is a sample of the bankruptcy cases and adversary proceedings that have been filed over the past twenty-four hours in selected bankruptcy courts nationwide: U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Alabama U.S.…
  • Jul 19

    Read Issue #134 of Our Bankruptcy & Restructuring Newsletter

    Read Issue #134 of Our Bankruptcy &amp; Restructuring Newsletter
    Check out our latest issue (issue #134) 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:…
Rank this Week: 104

Poverty Law Prof Blog

Poverty Law Prof Blog

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

http://maximinlaw.wordpress.com
Rank this Week: 385

Reproductive Rights Prof Blog

Reproductive Rights Prof Blog

Covers abortion, contraception, pregnancy and fetal rights. By Caitlin E. Borgmann.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/reproductive_rights/
  • Jul 20

    Chile Moves to Ease Strict Abortion Law

    Chile Moves to Ease Strict Abortion Law
    Al Jazeera (Jul. 19, 2017): Chile Moves to Ease Strict Abortion Laws, by AFP News Agency: In 1989, the dictatorial regime of Augusto Pinochet Ugarte outlawed abortion in Chile in all cases. Almost 30 years later, the law remains unchanged....
  • Jul 18

    Why Women Still Must See A Doctor For The Pill, A Year After Tennessee Law Changed

    Why Women Still Must See A Doctor For The Pill, A Year After Tennessee Law Changed
    Nashville Public Radio (Jul. 17, 2017): Why Women Still Must See A Doctor For The Pill, A Year After Tennessee Law Changed, by Chas Sisk Early last year, Democrats and Republicans in the Tennessee Legislature co-sponsored and passed…
  • Jul 13

    Contraception is Lifesaving but Often Out of Reach

    Contraception is Lifesaving but Often Out of Reach
    Human Rights Watch (July 10, 2017): Contraception is Lifesaving but Often Out of Reach, by Nisha Varia This week, the Family Planning Summit met in London. The goal of this annual meeting is to bring governments, donors, and civil society...
Rank this Week: 76

Jacksonville Divorce Lawyer Blog

Jacksonville Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers divorce, child custody, and child support in Florida. By Wolf, Atter & Wolf, P.A.

http://www.jacksonvilledivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 20

    What Happens if My Former Spouse Stops Making the Mortgage Payments? Florida Family Law Issue

    What Happens if My Former Spouse Stops Making the Mortgage Payments? Florida Family Law Issue
    When spouses separate and the Florida divorce is final, one party usually takes full ownership of the marital home. For one party to have full legal title to the, now, former marital home, the other party must sign a quit claim deed…
  • Jul 15

    What is a Florida Simplified Divorce? Married at First Sight TV Show

    What is a Florida Simplified Divorce? Married at First Sight TV Show
    Who watches the television show “Married at First Sight?” (I’m raising my hand if you can’t see me.) For all the fans out there, you know that Season 4 of “Married at First Sight” took place in Miami,…
  • Jul 10

    How Does Service in the Military Affect a Florida Divorce?

    How Does Service in the Military Affect a Florida Divorce?
    The attorneys and staff at Wood, Atter & Wolf, P.A. respect and salute our military and their families here in Jacksonville, Florida. This is not only because they are serving our country and protecting all of us, but also because during…
Rank this Week: 812

Slaw

Slaw

A Canadian cooperative weblog on all things legal.

http://www.slaw.ca
  • Jul 20

    Public Hearings on Bill 148, Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act

    Public Hearings on Bill 148, Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act
    The Ontario Legislative Assembly Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs met from July 10 to July 14, 2017 (we were informed that hearings are continuing to July 21, 2017, Hamilton is today and Toronto closes the tour tomorrow) to…
  • Jul 20

    Against Tradition

    Against Tradition
    In a recent column in Canadian Lawyer, Ian Holloway, my Dean and friend, wrote in defence of lawyerly traditions, such as calling Ontario’s law society the Law Society of Upper Canada, and barrister’s robes. At the same time he…
  • Jul 19

    Wednesday: What’s Hot on CanLII

    Wednesday: What’s Hot on CanLII
    Each Wednesday we tell you which three English-language cases and which French-language case have been the most viewed* on CanLII and we give you a small sense of what the cases are about. For this last week: 1. Flirty Girl Fitness Inc. v…
Rank this Week: 28