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eDiscovery Daily Blog

eDiscovery Daily Blog

Provides eDiscovery news, analysis and educational tips. By Trial Solutions.

http://www.ediscoverydaily.com/
  • Sep 22

    Don’t Get “Wild” with Wildcards – Best of eDiscovery Daily

    Don’t Get “Wild” with Wildcards – Best of eDiscovery Daily
    Several months ago, I provided search strategy assistance to a client that had already agreed upon several searches with opposing counsel. One search related to mining activities, so the attorney decided to use a wildcard of…
  • Sep 21

    eDiscovery Daily is Four Years Old!

    eDiscovery Daily is Four Years Old!
    Believe it or not, it has been four years ago this past Saturday since we launched the eDiscovery Daily blog! Now is your chance to catch up on some posts that you may have missed!       Related…
  • Sep 18

    Is Technology Assisted Review Older than the US Government? - eDiscovery Trend

    Is Technology Assisted Review Older than the US Government? - eDiscovery Trend
    A lot of people consider Technology Assisted Review (TAR) and Predictive Coding (PC) to be new technology. We attempted to debunk that as myth last year after our third annual thought leader interview series by summarizing comments from some…
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miabogadoenlinea.net

miabogadoenlinea.net

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

http://www.miabogadoenlinea.net
  • Sep 22

    Entre el derecho a la información y a la intimidad de un menor

    Entre el derecho a la información y a la intimidad de un menor
    El pasado 1° de septiembre se presentó ante el Senado de la República una iniciativa de Ley General de Protección de las Niñas, Niños y Adolescentes misma que contienen ciertos artículos sobre el…
  • Sep 22

    Que el suicidio no sea medio de escape de la acción de la justicia

    Que el suicidio no sea medio de escape de la acción de la justicia
    Lin Zhe, profesor de la Escuela Central del Partido, donde se forman los cuadros del Partido Comunista de China, dijo que se necesita “adoptar medidas que cierren los vacíos judiciales que los funcionarios corruptos utilizan para…
  • Sep 22

    Guiliani nuevo abogado de Activision contra demanda de Noriega

    Guiliani nuevo abogado de Activision contra demanda de Noriega
    Este lunes, la empresa creadora de videojuegos, Activision Blizzard Inc., anunció que el ex alcalde de Nueva York Rudolph Guiliani, famoso por su política de Cero Tolerancia, formará parte del equipo legal que…
Rank this Week: 25

Patent Docs

Patent Docs

Covers biotech and pharma patent law and news. By McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP.

http://www.patentdocs.org/
  • Sep 22

    USPTO to Hold Roundtable on Patent Law Harmonization

    USPTO to Hold Roundtable on Patent Law Harmonization
    By Donald Zuhn -- In a notice published in the Federal Register last week (79 Fed. Reg. 56070), the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office announced that it would be holding a roundtable to obtain public input on several issues related to the…
  • Sep 21

    Court Report

    Court Report
    By Sherri Oslick -- About Court Report: Each week we will report briefly on recently filed biotech and pharma cases. Reckitt Benckiser LLC v. Aurobindo Pharma Ltd. et al. 1:14-cv-01203; filed September 17, 2014 in the District Court of…
  • Sep 21

    Conference & CLE Calendar

    Conference & CLE Calendar
    September 23, 2014 - First Inventor to File America Invents Act Roadshow (U.S. Patent and Trademark Office) - Alexandria, VA (webcast) September 24, 2014 - "Trade Secrets in the Life Sciences" (Intellectual Property Owners Association) - 2:00…
Rank this Week: 108

Gamso - For the Defense

Gamso - For the Defense

Provides commentary on criminal law, civil liberties and jurisprudence. By Jeffrey Gamso.

http://gamso-forthedefense.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 22

    Do It To the Children

    Do It To the Children
    Did too.Did not.Did too.Off with his head!Usually it's a little more legalistic than that.  The prosecutor asks what happened.  The accuser says that the defendant did whatever.  Maybe the defendant gets on the witness stand…
  • Sep 19

    Stop Me Before I Comb Again

    Stop Me Before I Comb Again
    So you're hangin' in the neighborhood barbershop waiting for a chair to open so you can get a trim.  There are five, maybe six barbers working, a whole bunch of customers sitting around, talking, reading comics, the paper, old magazines.…
  • Sep 18

    So We Can Remember To Be Perfect From Now On

    So We Can Remember To Be Perfect From Now On
    Tim Cole was 39 when he died from asthma-related heart issues in 1999.  He's buried at Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Fort Worth, which is where he's from.  But it's not where he died, and it's not where the story began. It began in…
Rank this Week: 268

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: 987

Bankruptcy News & Analysis

Bankruptcy News & Analysis

Covers Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases.

http://chapter11cases.com/
  • Sep 22

    China is on the cusp of a growth downgrade: Citi

    China is on the cusp of a growth downgrade: Citi
    John Woods, Managing Director, Head of Fixed Income and Senior Portfolio Manager at Citi Investment Management, says China will likely lower its growth target to 7 percent next year.
  • Sep 22

    What does the future hold for BlackBerry?

    What does the future hold for BlackBerry?
    Lou Basenese, Disruptive Tech Research, says BlackBerry is struggling to stay relevant. Ari Zoldan, Quantum Networks, disagrees and thinks the stock is a steal.
  • Sep 22

    Business executives not humbled by 2008

    Business executives not humbled by 2008
    A survey shows 49 percent of business executives said corporations where not humbled by the economic crisis. Chris Whalen, Kroll Bond Rating Agency, discusses the perception of large companies.
Rank this Week: 17

Legal Juice

Legal Juice

Features a daily dose of odd cases and strange laws. By Mesirow & Associates.

http://www.legaljuice.com/
  • Sep 22

    The Fourth Time? That’s A Real Stunner.

    The Fourth Time? That’s A Real Stunner.
    This gent seems like the neighbor from hell, especially if the comments following the story are true. As reported by The Bradenton Herald: A 48-year-old man was arrested at 3:30 p.m. Sunday in Myakka after violating Manatee County’s…
  • Sep 21

    Give That Dog A Raise

    Give That Dog A Raise
    It is abundantly clear that you just don’t mess with Malone. That dog can flat-out smell, as a gent with a full cavity discovered. As reported by kvia.com (El Paso, Texas): The seizure was made at approximately 1:30 p.m. Monday at the…
  • Sep 20

    It Was Time To Part Company After The First Flash

    It Was Time To Part Company After The First Flash
    (No, not the kind of flash in the picture above.) Assuming everything this woman says is true, you just have to scratch your head. As reported by www.timesonline (Beaver, Pennsylvania): The owner of a Moon Township landscaping business has…
Rank this Week: 820

Atty-at-Work

Atty-at-Work

Covers law and legal information in the Philippines. From Fred Pamaos.

http://attyatwork.com
  • Sep 22

    Rape: It’s a Snuggle with a Struggle

    Rape: It’s a Snuggle with a Struggle
    Rape is committed in the Philippines every 72 minutes. Someone is likely being raped right now and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
  • Sep 22

    Church Annulment and Court Annulment

    Church Annulment and Court Annulment
    Annulment, loosely referring to the processes of declaration of nullity or annulment itself, is... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
  • Sep 20

    The Abad Incident: Statement from the Faculty of the University of the Philippines School of Economic

    The Abad Incident: Statement from the Faculty of the University of the Philippines School of Economic
    [Note: On 17 September 2014, University Student Council and the UP School of Economics Student... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Rank this Week: 282

Georgia Injury Law Blog

Georgia Injury Law Blog

Providing information, resources, and commentary for injured people and their families. By Robert N. Katz.

http://www.georgiainjurylawblog.com/
  • Sep 22

    More Attention Being Paid to Concussions and Prevention

    More Attention Being Paid to Concussions and Prevention
    Concussions are common injuries in car, motorcycle, and bicycle accidents. These are mild brain injuries that can occur even during a low-speed collision, or even if a person is wearing a helmet at the time. New research confirms that…
  • Sep 15

    Ignition Switch Failure Becoming Large Issue for Automaker

    Ignition Switch Failure Becoming Large Issue for Automaker
    General Motor’s faulty ignition switches have been a hot topic in the news since the beginning of 2014. In February, GM recalled 800,000 vehicles due to defective ignition switches, and since then, the number has grown to 29 million…
  • Sep 1

    What to Do If Your Car Is Recalled

    What to Do If Your Car Is Recalled
    2014 is turning out to be a record year for recalls. Millions of cars already have been recalled this year, most of them from the General Motors. Fresh data released by Carfax confirms that as many as 36% of all recalled cars on American…
Rank this Week: 245

Lenz Blog

Lenz Blog

Covers copyright, patents, and WTO.

http://k.lenz.name/LB
  • Sep 22

    You Can’t Make Plastic From a Solar Panel

    You Can’t Make Plastic From a Solar Panel
    But you certainly can run cars in India and China in the next couple of decades on solar electricity. This post is a preliminary discussion of a new report by Mark C. Lewis titled “Toil for oil spells danger for majors“. Thanks to…
  • Sep 22

    Book Review: “Nature’s Confession” by J.L. Morin

    Book Review: “Nature’s Confession” by J.L. Morin
    This was not for me. I struggled to keep reading to the end. I eventually made it. That’s because this is global warming fiction. Any book from that category gets a large advance bonus from me for even trying. And the fact that the…
  • Sep 18

    How Much For 10 Million Barrels Oil Each Day?

    How Much For 10 Million Barrels Oil Each Day?
    A group of 347 investors holding assets of $24 trillion has called for introducing world wide “carbon pricing”. They want effective climate policy. I agree with their position. But there already is a price on carbon. That is the…
Rank this Week: 280

Ms. JD - Changing the Face of the…

Ms. JD - Changing the Face of the Legal Profession

A forum for dialogue and networking among women lawyers and aspiring lawyers.

http://ms-jd.org/blog/
  • Sep 22

    In the Know: The Ms. JD Writers in Residence Interview Project

    In the Know: The Ms. JD Writers in Residence Interview Project
    Have you been thinking about "blawging"? Are you wondering what it is really like? Do you want advice from people who have written for a highly regarded law blog? Then keep reading! We are pleased to share with you the Ms. JD Writers in…
  • Sep 18

    Ms. JD Weekly Roundup: Week ending September 19, 2014

    Ms. JD Weekly Roundup: Week ending September 19, 2014
    We constantly hear about the importance of networking but are you using your network to full advantage? Former colleagues can be an important link to new opportunities. With the news that women have fallen further behind in client development…
  • Sep 18

    NYC Bar presents the Center for Women in Law Institute (yes, you CAN wear high heels to boot camp!)

    NYC Bar presents the Center for Women in Law Institute (yes, you CAN wear high heels to boot camp!)
    The New York City Bar Committee on Women in the Legal Profession is producing a leadership institute to be presented in New York by the Center for Women in Law at the University of Texas. This is the first time it is to be…
Rank this Week: 310

Turtle Talk

Turtle Talk

Covers Indian law and politics. By the Indigenous Law and Policy Center at Michigan State University College of Law.

http://turtletalk.wordpress.com/
Rank this Week: 318

Sports Law Blog

Sports Law Blog

A blog about the legal business of sports by lawyers and law professors.

http://sports-law.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 22

    The NFL, Ray Rice and Sports Law through Press Conference

    The NFL, Ray Rice and Sports Law through Press Conference
    In a new column for Sports Illustrated, I take issue with press conferences by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti.
  • Sep 22

    New Sports Law Scholarship

    New Sports Law Scholarship
    Recently published scholarship includes: Jennifer M. Adams, Comment, Flag on the play: professional sports teams calling trademark infringement on their superfans, 20 JEFFREY S. MOORAD SPORTS LAW JOURNAL 631 (2013) Jeremy…
  • Sep 22

    Stone on sex discrimination and professional sport

    Stone on sex discrimination and professional sport
    The following is by my colleague (and past GuestPrawf) Kerri Stone, responding to my post on how professional sports teams and leagues respond to sex discrimination.The internet has most recently been ablaze with news of a lawsuit filed …
Rank this Week: 918

Law of the Land

Law of the Land

A blog on land use law and Zoning by Albany Law School Associate Dean and Professor Patricia Salkin.

http://lawoftheland.wordpress.com/
  • Sep 22

    NY Governor Signs Community Risk and Resliency Act

    NY Governor Signs Community Risk and Resliency Act
    What follows is the Governor’s Press Release: Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today signed into law the Community Risk and Resiliency Act to strengthen New York State’s preparedness for the effects of climate change and help protect…
  • Sep 21

    NY Appellate Court Upholds Denial of Special Use Permit for Day Care Facility Expansion

    NY Appellate Court Upholds Denial of Special Use Permit for Day Care Facility Expansion
    The Village Board of Trustees determined that the proposed expansion of a day care facility into vacant retail space would “result in a dangerous traffic situation, an over intensification of land use with respect to available parking,…
  • Sep 20

    NY Appellate Court Dismisses Appeal over Sawmill Operation as Moot

    NY Appellate Court Dismisses Appeal over Sawmill Operation as Moot
    Petitioners challenged the approval of a sawmill and milling operation by the Town of Livonia Joint Zoning Board of Appeals who had determined that the use of the land for sawmill purposes constituted an agricultural or farming operation…
Rank this Week: 740

New Hampshire Family Law Blog

New Hampshire Family Law Blog

Information and insight for people struggling with divorce and family law matter. By Kysa M. Crusco of Crusco Law Office.

http://www.nhfamilylawblog.com/
  • Sep 22

    Maves and Moore: What Constitutes Income for Child Support Purposes?

    Maves and Moore: What Constitutes Income for Child Support Purposes?
    The New Hampshire Supreme Court issued in the Matter of Janice E. Maves and David L. Moore on August 14, 2014 The Facts Husband and Wife divorced in 2004.  At the time of the divorce, Husband was awarded the parties’ Farm,…
  • Sep 8

    In Re Serodio and Perkins: You May Enforce a Prenup without a Copy of the Prenup

    In Re Serodio and Perkins: You May Enforce a Prenup without a Copy of the Prenup
    In the Matter of Cheryl Serodio and Arthur Perkins: Existence of Prenuptial Agreements can be proven without providing the written, executed agreement. The New Hampshire Supreme Court issued its opinion on August 22, 2014. The Facts Wife…
  • Sep 5

    Proposed Changes to a Parent's Right to Counsel in Abuse/Neglect Case

    Proposed Changes to a Parent's Right to Counsel in Abuse/Neglect Case
    A few years ago, during the state's fiscal crisis, the legislature did away with the statute requiring that any parent accused of abusing or neglecting their child in a child protection case be appointed an attorney to represent them. I…
Rank this Week: 951

FDA Law Blog

FDA Law Blog

Hyman, Phelps & McNamara, P.C.

http://www.fdalawblog.net/fda_law_blog_hyman_phelps/
Rank this Week: 284

ExportLawBlog

ExportLawBlog

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

http://www.exportlawblog.com
  • Sep 22

    Texas Man Charged with Smuggling for Forwarding One Email

    Texas Man Charged with Smuggling for Forwarding One Email
    A criminal information was filed last week against Patrick Jean Zuber, a U.S permanent resident and former Weatherford International Vice-President, charging him with conspiracy to violate the anti-smuggling statute, 18 U.S.C. § 554. How…
  • Sep 17

    Turkish Citizen Indicted For Foreign Downloads of Submarine Drawing

    Turkish Citizen Indicted For Foreign Downloads of Submarine Drawing
    Alper Calik — a Turkish citizen and co-owner of Clifton, New Jersey based Clifmax LLC — has been arrested based on a criminal complaint, dated September 12, charging him, among other things, with violating the Arms Export Control…
  • Sep 12

    Maybe Their Phones Aren’t Working

    Maybe Their Phones Aren’t Working
    Both the Commodity Futures Trading  Commission and the Office of Foreign Assets Control announced settlement agreements under which they imposed fines of $150,000 and $200,000 respectively on the oddly named Zulutrade, an…
Rank this Week: 683

International Association of…

International Association of Franchisees and Dealers Blog

Covers franchise law issues.

http://www.franchise-info.ca/
  • Sep 22

    Your Managers are Not Telling You about the Real Reason behind High Turnover - Operation

    Your Managers are Not Telling You about the Real Reason behind High Turnover - Operation
    Is this the dirty little secret that's affecting your restaurant's turnover? Is your manager, the person you trust to run your business, causing you to lose valuable employees due to inappropriate relationships, favoritism, and decreased…
  • Sep 22

    Is Your Franchisor "All Hat and No Cattle"? - Operation

    Is Your Franchisor "All Hat and No Cattle"? - Operation
    Training isn't the only thing a franchisor does, but it is one of the most important things! A franchisor that fails to transfer knowledge to franchisees is a franchisor to avoid. Unfortunately, there are more of these franchisors than the...
  • Sep 21

    Who Else Wants to be a PR Star? - Marketing

    Who Else Wants to be a PR Star? - Marketing
    You've heard that content is king. In B2B public relations, producing consistent and compelling content is necessary to create a strong online presence. How produce of an endless supply of blog topics or always have an attention-grabbing…
Rank this Week: 978

beSpacific

beSpacific

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

http://www.bespacific.com/
  • Sep 22

    The Price of Crisis: Eminent Domain, Local Governments, and the Value of Underwater Mortgage

    The Price of Crisis: Eminent Domain, Local Governments, and the Value of Underwater Mortgage
    Brescia, Raymond H. and Martin, Nicholas M., The Price of Crisis: Eminent Domain, Local Governments, and the Value of Underwater Mortgages (September 19, 2014). Temple Political & Civil Rights Law Review, Vol. 24, 2014, Forthcoming.…
  • Sep 22

    NOAA Global Analysis of Land and Ocean Temperatures – August 2014

    NOAA Global Analysis of Land and Ocean Temperatures – August 2014
    NOAA: “The combined average temperature across global land and ocean surfaces for August 2014 was record high for the month, at 0.75°C (1.35°F) above the 20th century average of 15.6°C (60.1°F), topping the previous…
  • Sep 22

    Introducing Structured Snippets, now a part of Google Web Search

    Introducing Structured Snippets, now a part of Google Web Search
    Google Research Blog: “Google Web Search has evolved in recent years with a host of features powered by the Knowledge Graph and other data sources to provide users with highly structured and relevant data. Structured Snippets…
Rank this Week: 53

California Punitive Damages

California Punitive Damages

Covers California punitive damages litigation. By Horvitz & Levy LLP.

http://calpunitives.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 22

    Forthcoming article: "Surprisingly Punitive Damages"

    Forthcoming article: "Surprisingly Punitive Damages"
    Professor Bert Huang of Columbia Law School has posted a preview of his forthcoming Virginia Law Review article entitled Surprisingly Punitive Damages.  The article proposes a solution for the redundant effect of punitive damages in mass…
  • Sep 16

    Seventh Circuit vacates $100 million punitive damages award against ConAgra

    Seventh Circuit vacates $100 million punitive damages award against ConAgra
    In 2012 we reported on a $100 million punitive damages award against ConAgra Foods, Inc. arising out of a fire in a grain elevator.  According to Reuters, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit has reversed that punitive…
  • Sep 15

    New Mexico jury awards $65 million in punitive damages; Texas jury awards $15 million

    New Mexico jury awards $65 million in punitive damages; Texas jury awards $15 million
    I'm catching up on punitive damages news after being out of the office last week.  While I was out, the AP reported that a jury in New Mexico awarded $2.3 million in compensatory damages and $65 million in punitive damages in a lawsuit…
Rank this Week: 168

Real Estate Law Blog

Real Estate Law Blog

Includes news, cases and commentary on real estate and property law in New York and nationwide. By Newman Ferrara LLP.

http://www.nyrealestatelawblog.com/
Rank this Week: 8

Sex Offender Research by A Voice…

Sex Offender Research by A Voice of Reason

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

http://sexoffenderresearch.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 22

    Pastor arrested on child porn complaint after allegedly writing a story (No Pics)

    Pastor arrested on child porn complaint after allegedly writing a story (No Pics)
    9-22-2014 Oklahoma: MCALESTER, Okla. — New details on a McAlester pastor arrested over the weekend on child pornography charges. Larry Jones, 65, the pastor at Missionary Baptist Church, is now out of jail. FOX23 learned it was a story…
  • Sep 22

    Mexican man arrested for child pornography after videos pop up during camp presentation to parent

    Mexican man arrested for child pornography after videos pop up during camp presentation to parent
    9-22-2014 Mexico: MEXICO CITY — Prosecutors in western Mexico said Monday they have arrested a man who was promoting children's camping trips in front of a group of parents, but accidentally called up images of child pornography on his…
  • Sep 22

    The family violence registry is pointless if not kept up to date

    The family violence registry is pointless if not kept up to date
    9-22-2014 Guam: The attorney general's office needs to get the island's family violence registry, which hasn't added any new names since it launched in April, updated. In 2011, lawmakers passed the family violence registry law in an effort…
Rank this Week: 38

Real Lawyers Have Blogs

Real Lawyers Have Blogs

Blogging resources, ideas and news for law firm bloggers. By Kevin O'Keefe.

http://kevin.lexblog.com/
  • Sep 22

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Income Inequality, Networking, Medical Marijuana

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: Income Inequality, Networking, Medical Marijuana
    Before jumping into today’s Top 10, I wanted to note that we put together a couple recaps of the most talked-about sessions at the Clio Cloud Conference—those being on sessions from Richard Susskind and Jack Newton. Total posts on…
  • Sep 20

    New York Court rules Facebook may be used for service

    New York Court rules Facebook may be used for service
    Social media is establishing itself as an effective and reliable means of communication in this country. Even on legal matters. A New York Family Court Magistrate has ruled that a Staten Island man may use Facebook to serve his ex-wife legal…
  • Sep 19

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: BYOD Policy Tips, HR Data Privacy, JOBS Act

    Top 10 in Law Blogs: BYOD Policy Tips, HR Data Privacy, JOBS Act
    It’s crazy just how much of an issue data security is growing to be. Though, considering the fact that there’s data for everything now, it isn’t surprising. But with that in mind, think about HR—and how much more…
Rank this Week: 20

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/
  • Sep 22

    Investigation into Advanced Blast Protection

    Investigation into Advanced Blast Protection
    Have you suffered investment loss in Advanced Blast Protection, Inc.? If so, the White Law Group may be able to help you recover your losses through a FINRA arbitration claim against the brokerage firm that sold you the investment. According…
  • Sep 22

    Investigation into Labock Technologie

    Investigation into Labock Technologie
    Have did you suffer losses investing in Labock Technologies? If so, The White Law Group may be able to help recover your losses through a FINRA arbitration claim against the broker that sold the investment. According to files with the…
  • Sep 18

    Investigation into NNN Oak Park Office

    Investigation into NNN Oak Park Office
    Did you invest in NNN Oak Park Office and suffer losses? If so, The White Law Group may be able to help. The firm is investigating the potential recovery of investment losses through FINRA arbitration claims against the brokerage firms that…
Rank this Week: 317

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.

http://inforrm.wordpress.com
Rank this Week: 355

David M. Benenfeld Blog

David M. Benenfeld Blog

Covers Florida accidents and injury law.

http://www.injurylawservice.com/blog/
  • Sep 22

    Lithium-Ion Batteries Can Be Linked to Florida Wrongful Death

    Lithium-Ion Batteries Can Be Linked to Florida Wrongful Death
    Lithium-ion batteries can be found around the house from a battery pack in a laptop to a battery used in a remote control car. While someone might not give a second thought to a battery that keeps their laptop or remote control car running,…
  • Sep 17

    What Tourists in an Out-of-Town Car Crash in Florida Should Know

    What Tourists in an Out-of-Town Car Crash in Florida Should Know
    Many tourists flock to Florida to enjoy the sunshine, beaches, and theme parks. While tourists come to the Sunshine State for vacation, there is a chance that a tourist will be involved in a car accident while visiting from out-of-state. If…
  • Sep 13

    Reducing Florida Van Accidents with These 5 Safety Tip

    Reducing Florida Van Accidents with These 5 Safety Tip
    There are several reasons why many individuals and businesses alike own 15-passenger vans. While they come in handy to transport goods, kids, church groups, and sports teams, they are also very dangerous. Unfortunately, those who drive and…
Rank this Week: 375

North Carolina Business Litigation…

North Carolina Business Litigation Report

Reports on judicial decisions of significance to business and shareholders. By Mack Sperling of Brooks Pierce LLP.

http://www.ncbusinesslitigationreport.com/
  • Sep 22

    Business Court Resolves A Trio Of Discovery Issue

    Business Court Resolves A Trio Of Discovery Issue
    Three interesting discovery issues were resolved last week by Judge Bledsoe's Order in Gay v. Peoples Bank.  First, can you obtain in discovery in a class action the fee arrangement between the plaintiff and his  lawyers? …
  • Sep 16

    Trade Secrets Claims Can Be Tough To Succeed On In The Business Court

    Trade Secrets Claims Can Be Tough To Succeed On In The Business Court
    If you want to pursue a trade secrets claim in the Business Court, you've got to disclose the details of your trade secret.  The Opinion last week in Unimin Corp. v. Gallo, 2014 NCBC 43 illustrates that point in detail.  It seems at…
  • Sep 12

    The Delaware Court Of Chancery Can See Forever On A Clear Day (Even To North Carolina)

    The Delaware Court Of Chancery Can See Forever On A Clear Day (Even To North Carolina)
    I don't usually write about decisions from the Delaware Court of Chancery because it's rare for that Court to even mention North Carolina.  But a decision by that Court this week -- in City of Providence v. First Citizens Bancshares,…
Rank this Week: 809

ClassActionBlawg.com

ClassActionBlawg.com

Features class action news, commentary, and analysis. By Paul Karlsgodt.

http://classactionblawg.com
  • Sep 22

    Sign Up Now for the 2014 ABA National Institute on Class Actions, October 23-24 in Chicago

    Sign Up Now for the 2014 ABA National Institute on Class Actions, October 23-24 in Chicago
    The ABA-sponsored annual National Institute on Class Actions is the premier CLE conference focusing on class action trends.  This year’s event will be held on October 23 and 24 in Chicago.  I will be participating on a panel…
  • Aug 7

    Could Austrian Facebook Suit Breathe New Life into the Global “Class Action”?

    Could Austrian Facebook Suit Breathe New Life into the Global “Class Action”?
    After becoming one of the hottest trends during the latter part of the last decade, developments in international class action law have waned a bit over the past couple of years, but a new case may be changing that…
  • Jun 23

    Basically the Same Story after Halliburton II?

    Basically the Same Story after Halliburton II?
    The U.S. Supreme Court issued its decision earlier today in Halliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund, Inc., No. 13-317 (Halliburton II), its most highly-anticipated class-action-related decision of the October 2013 term.  Those who…
Rank this Week: 689

Ninth Circuit Blog

Ninth Circuit Blog

Provides case summaries and commentary. By Federal Defenders of the Ninth Circuit.

http://circuit9.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 22

    Sessoms v. Grounds, No. 08-17790 (McKeown…

    Sessoms v. Grounds, No. 08-17790 (McKeown for a 6-5 en banc majority; Kozinski, Callahan, and Murguia, dissenting) ---  An en banc panel reversed, for the second time, a district court's denial of a § 2254 petition filed by a…
  • Sep 22

    United States v. Apel, Nos. 13-50003,…

    United States v. Apel, Nos. 13-50003, -50004, -50005 (per curiam; panel is Silverman, Rawlinson, and Tunheim (D. Minn.)) --- On remand from the Supreme Court, the panel held that the defendant's conduct of protesting on a closed military base…
  • Sep 21

    Case o' The Week: Reyes of Hope (then Harmless Error) - Voir Dire, Rule 43, and the Defendant's Presence

    Case o' The Week: Reyes of Hope (then Harmless Error) - Voir Dire, Rule 43, and the Defendant's Presence
    Hon. Judge Jay Bybee  Not structural error to exclude a defendant from voir dire of a juror. 2014 WL 4358454, *11 & n.4.   Start with that footnote spoiler, and the rest of the decision is a tad anticlimactic. United States v.…
Rank this Week: 225

Legal Radar

Legal Radar

Offers news coverage on civil litigation. By Sue Kerry.

http://www.legalradar.com/
  • Sep 22

    Napkin Middleman in Inside Trading Case Pleads Guilty

    Napkin Middleman in Inside Trading Case Pleads Guilty
    A mortgage broker known as the napkin middleman in an insider trading ring pleaded guilty for his part in the alleged scheme, which consisted of stock tips provided by a worker at an NY law firm. Frank Tamayo, 41, gave himself up to the FBI…
  • Sep 22

    Arab Bank Responsible for Hamas Terror Funding Support

    Arab Bank Responsible for Hamas Terror Funding Support
    A U.S. jury recently found Arab Bank PLC liable for giving aid to Hamas. Arab Bank’s legal defeat marks the first jury verdict against a financial institution in a terrorist financing case brought about by the Antiterrorism Act of 1990. The…
  • Sep 17

    Same Sex Marriage Future Bans Will Be Decided in Ohio

    Same Sex Marriage Future Bans Will Be Decided in Ohio
    A majority of presidential elections have been made in Ohio. The same may go to gay marriage bans as well. Justice Ginsburg said that the U.S. Supreme Court will closely monitor the 6Th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, based in Cincinnati, as…
Rank this Week: 274

Georgia Legal Report

Georgia Legal Report

Covers injury and accident news and medical malpractice case updates. By The Murray Law Firm.

http://www.georgialegalreport.com/
Rank this Week: 322

Salt Lake Criminal Defense

Salt Lake Criminal Defense

Covers Utah criminal law and Constitutional issues. By Clayton A. Simms, LLC.

http://www.saltlakecriminaldefense.com
  • Sep 22

    West Valley City DUI Results in Various Property Damage

    West Valley City DUI Results in Various Property Damage
    Fortunately only property was damaged in West Valley City over the weekend as a man suspected of driving under the influence of alcohol-more commonly known as a DUI –crashed into several things, ultimately ending the ride lodged in the…
  • Sep 17

    Man Arrested Videoing Police; Files First Amendment Violation Suit

    Man Arrested Videoing Police; Files First Amendment Violation Suit
    It is being speculated that the activities of law enforcement across the nation haven’t been this much in the public eye since the 1960s and 70s. While much of this is being connected to the recent events in Ferguson, Missouri, it seems…
  • Sep 15

    Alleged Bomb Plot Results in Illegal Firearm Possession Charge

    Alleged Bomb Plot Results in Illegal Firearm Possession Charge
    What started as an arrest of a Utah man more than a year ago for an alleged terrorist plot has resulted in the final charge of illegal firearm possession. According to a report from KSL news, the FBI called the original arrest a…
Rank this Week: 990

Crime and Consequences

Crime and Consequences

By the Criminal Justice Legal Foundation.

http://www.crimeandconsequences.com/crimblog/
  • Sep 22

    No on Proposition 47

    No on Proposition 47
    Proposition 47 on California's ballot would reduce a potload of felonies to misdemeanors.  The District Attorney of San Francisco is a sponsor.  On the other side of the Bay, Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley is…
  • Sep 22

    Nitrogen Executions Considered Seriously

    Nitrogen Executions Considered Seriously
    We have mentioned several times on this blog the possibility of dumping lethal injection and returning to gas as a method of execution.  One possibility is to simply displace oxygen with a neutral gas, the cheapest and most readily…
  • Sep 22

    News Scan

    News Scan
    American Man Confesses to Brutal Murder in Indonesia: Police in Indonesia have announced that a Chicago man has confessed to murdering his girlfriend's mother in a Bali hotel while the three of them were there on vacation last month. …
Rank this Week: 240

Coverage Counsel

Coverage Counsel

Covers New York insurance coverage cases and issues. By Roy A. Mura.

http://nycoveragecounsel.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 976

Yale Law Library - Rare Books Blog

Yale Law Library - Rare Books Blog

Covers historical and rare law books.

http://library.law.yale.edu/blogs/rare-books
  • Sep 22

    Yale Law Library's oldest printed books: Gratian's Decretum

    Yale Law Library's oldest printed books: Gratian's Decretum
    A frequent question from visitors is “What is your oldest book?”. For printed books, there are four contenders for the distinction. All of them were printed in 1471, seventeen years after Johan Gutenberg produced the first printed…
  • Sep 11

    The Panama map puzzle

    The Panama map puzzle
    I picked up a volume to catalog that until recently was in the the Los Angeles County Law Library. We acquired it at auction in London in the spring 2014. The title is De mercatura decisiones, et tractatus varii et di rebus ad eam…
  • Sep 5

    2015 Yale Law Library Rare Book Fellowship

    2015 Yale Law Library Rare Book Fellowship
    Applications are now being accepted for the 2015 Yale Law Library Rare  Book Fellowship. Here are the details. FIXED DURATION POSITION: 6 months from date of hire; non-renewable EXPECTED START DATE: Jan/Feb 2015 (flexible start date)
Rank this Week: 210

Yale Law Library - News and Events

Yale Law Library - News and Events

Covers library acquisitions, book talks, and administrative news.

http://library.law.yale.edu/news
  • Sep 22

    Yale Law Library's oldest printed books: Gratian's Decretum

    Yale Law Library's oldest printed books: Gratian's Decretum
    A frequent question from visitors is “What is your oldest book?”. For printed books, there are four contenders for the distinction. All of them were printed in 1471, seventeen years after Johan Gutenberg produced the first printed…
  • Sep 17

    Today -- Research Workshop: Law Library Tour, Wednesday, September 17, 3:10 pm

    Today -- Research Workshop: Law Library Tour, Wednesday, September 17, 3:10 pm
    Tour the Law Library (with a Law Librarian) Today, Wednesday, September 17
  • Sep 11

    The Panama map puzzle

    The Panama map puzzle
    I picked up a volume to catalog that until recently was in the the Los Angeles County Law Library. We acquired it at auction in London in the spring 2014. The title is De mercatura decisiones, et tractatus varii et di rebus ad eam…
Rank this Week: 824

California Injury Blog

California Injury Blog

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

http://www.californiainjuryblog.com/
  • Sep 22

    Woman Injured By Lifeguard SUV While Sunbathing At Venice Beach

    Woman Injured By Lifeguard SUV While Sunbathing At Venice Beach
    A 25-year-old woman who was sunbathing on the beach in Venice was run over and injured by a lifeguard SUV. According to a KTLA news report, the incident occurred the afternoon of September 15, 2014. Officials say a lifeguard was responding…
  • Sep 18

    Girl Critically Injured In Anaheim Crosswalk Accident

    Girl Critically Injured In Anaheim Crosswalk Accident
    An 11-year-old girl suffered critical injuries in an Anaheim car accident after she was struck by a vehicle while crossing the street. According to a news report in the Orange County Register, the major injury collision occurred the morning…
  • Sep 12

    Off Duty LAPD Officer Killed In Torrance Motorcycle Accident

    Off Duty LAPD Officer Killed In Torrance Motorcycle Accident
    Erick Alcaraz, a 24-year-old LAPD officer was killed in a motorcycle accident in Torrance when he was off-duty. According to a KTLA news report, the fatal motorcycle crash occurred the evening of September 6 2014 at South Western Avenue and…
Rank this Week: 36

Fort Worth Injury Attorney Blog

Fort Worth Injury Attorney Blog

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

http://www.fortworthinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Sep 22

    Why Do We Have So Many Fatal Motorcycle Crashes Here?

    Why Do We Have So Many Fatal Motorcycle Crashes Here?
    Two motorcyclists were unfortunately killed in two crashes in Tarrant County just last weekend. Already more than 20 people have died while riding their bikes here this year. That's way too many, as readers of this blog have seen my rants…
  • Sep 18

    Should You Hire A Board Certified Lawyer?

    Should You Hire A Board Certified Lawyer?
    Yes, absolutely. Having just received a notice from the State Bar of Texas that I had been recertified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, I wanted to explain what that means and why that is important to someone who is considering…
  • Sep 17

    GM Has Begun To Pay Claims Of Defective Ignition Switch Victim

    GM Has Begun To Pay Claims Of Defective Ignition Switch Victim
    General Motors announced that it has agreed to compensate the families of 19 people who died in wrecks caused by its faulty ignition switch. It has already received 107 claims for wrongful death -- far more than the 13 deaths it admitted…
Rank this Week: 480

The Right Coast

The Right Coast

Thoughts from San Diego on law, politics, and culture. By Thomas A. Smith.

http://rightcoast.typepad.com/rightcoast/
  • Sep 22

    Meet Kim Jong Un's New Nuclear Warrior

    Meet Kim Jong Un's New Nuclear Warrior
    You probably missed the obituary. But on July 7, when North Korean media announced the death of the 88-year-old senior North Korean official Jon Pyong Ho, it highlighted an important but largely ignored development in Pyongyang's effort to…
  • Sep 22

    Call of Duty: Star Video Game Director Takes Unusual Think Tank Job

    Call of Duty: Star Video Game Director Takes Unusual Think Tank Job
    Though he's never served in the military, Anthony is not a novice when it comes to understanding the way wars are fought, and where warfare might be heading. While developing Call of Duty: Black Ops II, Anthony consulted with soldiers...
  • Sep 22

    The Arab War on Terror

    The Arab War on Terror
    What was the new meaning and direction of the Arab world? At the time, no one could be sure. Now, however, it's become clear. The imperative -- the felt imperative, that is -- to fight terrorism has relegated the demands...
Rank this Week: 182

Personal Injury Blog

Personal Injury Blog

Covers Texas personal injury news and information. By E. Michael Grossman.

http://www.injuryblawg.com
  • Sep 22

    School Bus Accident in Columbia, SC, Injures Six on Garners Ferry Road

    School Bus Accident in Columbia, SC, Injures Six on Garners Ferry Road
    Columbia, SC — Six people were hurt and had to be sent to the hospital after the school bus they were riding in was hit by a utility truck in Columbia, South Carolina, on Thursday, September 18, 2014. The accident happened in the 8800…
  • Sep 22

    Mark Castillo Killed in Construction Accident at Residence Inn in Tyler, TX

    Mark Castillo Killed in Construction Accident at Residence Inn in Tyler, TX
    Tyler, TX — Mark Castillo has been identified as the man was killed after falling four floors at the Resident Inn in Tyler, Texas, near the intersection of West Heritage Drive and South Broadway Avenue. The accident took place last…
  • Sep 22

    Brad Griffitt Injured in Tanker Truck Accident on Anthony Wayne Trail in Maumee, OH

    Brad Griffitt Injured in Tanker Truck Accident on Anthony Wayne Trail in Maumee, OH
    Maumee, OH — Three members of a construction crew were injured when a tanker truck passed by and hit their lighted sign truck in Maumee, Ohio, on Friday, September 19, 2014. Brad Griffitt and a co-worker were working along Anthony Wayne…
Rank this Week: 62

McClellan Law Firm Blog

McClellan Law Firm Blog

Covers San Diego brain injuries, car accidents and other personal injury topics.

http://www.mcclellanlaw.com/Blog.aspx
  • Sep 22

    GM Recalls 221,000 Sedans for Brake Pad Fire Risk

    GM Recalls 221,000 Sedans for Brake Pad Fire Risk
    General Motors (GM) is recalling 221,558 vehicles for a brake pad defect that may pose a fire hazard. 2013-2015 Cadillac XTS and 2014-2015 Chevrolet Impala sedans are included in the recall, with 205,309 of these vehicles in the U.S.…
  • Sep 17

    SeaWorld Drive Closed After Fatal Street Racing Accident

    SeaWorld Drive Closed After Fatal Street Racing Accident
    One person was killed and another seriously injured in a street racing accident in Mission Bay on Sunday evening. The incident occurred just after 5pm Sunday. According to San Diego police, two vehicles, a silver Corvette and black…
  • Sep 15

    Staying Safe and Cool in San Diego's Heat Wave

    Staying Safe and Cool in San Diego's Heat Wave
    San Diego is in the midst of a heat wave, with record-breaking temperatures and a heat advisory expected through Tuesday evening. Temperatures on the field at Qualcomm Stadium were well above 100 degrees during Sunday afternoon's…
Rank this Week: 617

Constitutional Law Prof Blog

Constitutional Law Prof Blog

By Steven D. Schwinn and Ruthann Robson.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/conlaw/
  • Sep 22

    Ninth Circuit Rejects Apel's First Amendment Claim on Remand

    Ninth Circuit Rejects Apel's First Amendment Claim on Remand
    Professor Ruthann Robson, City University of New York (CUNY) School of Law When the United States Supreme Court decided United States v. Apel in February 2014, the Court's analysis of a protest on/outside a military facility focused on the…
  • Sep 22

    CFP: Ferguson Conference at University of Missouri School of Law

    CFP: Ferguson Conference at University of Missouri School of Law
    A call that should be of interest to many ConLawProfs: Policing, Protesting, and Perceptions: A Critical Examination of the Events in Ferguson at the University of Missouri image via Here are some details on the call for works-in-progress:…
  • Sep 19

    Eleventh Circuit Upholds City Increase in Pension Fund Contribution

    Eleventh Circuit Upholds City Increase in Pension Fund Contribution
    Steven D. Schwinn, John Marshall Law School The Eleventh Circuit ruled this week in Taylor v. City of Gadsden that a city's increase in the mandatory contribution paid by public employees to the city's pension fund did not violate the...
Rank this Week: 515

Lowering the Bar

Lowering the Bar

Features humorous legal news.

http://www.loweringthebar.net/
  • Sep 22

    Study Group "Confidentiality Agreement" Immediately Disclosed

    Study Group "Confidentiality Agreement" Immediately Disclosed
    Above the Law reports that someone, or multiple someones, sent it a copy of a confidentiality agreement that one member of a law-school study group apparently proposed to the others. Why does a study group need a confidentiality agreement?…
  • Sep 19

    Suspension Likely for Lawyer Who Photoshopped Herself Into Celebrity Photo

    Suspension Likely for Lawyer Who Photoshopped Herself Into Celebrity Photo
    Yes, it is goofy to show up for court dressed like Thomas Jefferson (see "I Am Incompetent, Lawyer Argues Unnecessarily" (Sept. 18)), but at least that guy didn't pretend he was Jefferson or that he and TJ were actually…
  • Sep 18

    "I Am Incompetent!" Lawyer Argues Unnecessarily

    "I Am Incompetent!" Lawyer Argues Unnecessarily
    Last Friday, Dennis Hawver argued to the Kansas Supreme Court that he should not be disbarred for his representation of Phillip Cheatham in a 2005 trial. As you may suspect, that trial that did not go well for the…
Rank this Week: 847

TechnoLawyer Blog

TechnoLawyer Blog

Covers legal technology and practice management news.

http://blog.technolawyer.com/
  • Sep 22

    Six More Ways to Beautify Your Legal Writing Plus Alternative Damage

    Six More Ways to Beautify Your Legal Writing Plus Alternative Damage
    Coming today to LitigationWorld: Judges shouldn't judge your briefs by their looks, but it can't hurt to make a good impression. In this issue of LitigationWorld, legal writing expert Ed Good has six more beautification tips for your briefs.…
  • Sep 22

    Review of Fujitsu ScanSnap iX100 Plus 87 More Must-Read

    Review of Fujitsu ScanSnap iX100 Plus 87 More Must-Read
    Coming today to BlawgWorld: Our editorial team has selected and linked to 88 articles from the past week worthy of your attention. Below you'll find a sample article from each section of today's issue, including our BlawgWorld Pick of the...
  • Sep 19

    iPhone 6 and 6 Plus First Impressions; Reviews of OneNote, Acronis, ShadowProtect; Manual Review Versus Predictive Coding

    iPhone 6 and 6 Plus First Impressions; Reviews of OneNote, Acronis, ShadowProtect; Manual Review Versus Predictive Coding
    Today's issue of Fat Friday contains these articles: Neil Squillante, First Impressions Of The IPhone 6 And IPhone 6 Plus Gary Chodorow, Review: OneNote Keith Collins, Review: Acronis And ShadowProtect Michael Duffy, Manual Document Review…
Rank this Week: 554

Legal Info 360

Legal Info 360

Covers lawsuits, settlements, accidents, crimes, and dangerous products being recalled.

http://www.legalinfo360.com/
  • Sep 22

    5 Things You Should Never Do During a Divoce

    5 Things You Should Never Do During a Divoce
    Divorce can be painful and extremely stressful.  As bad as it is, certain actions and behaviors can make things worse and send tempers and emotions flaring.  Check out this list[...]The post 5 Things You Should Never Do During a…
  • Sep 3

    Top Reasons People Divorce

    Top Reasons People Divorce
    Married couples get divorced for a whole host of reasons.  Learn what the top reasons for divorce are over at Divorce Help 360. What do you think the top reasons[...]The post Top Reasons People Divorce appeared first on Legal News &…
  • Aug 18

    ATTORNEY SPOTLIGHT: JOHN A. MONTEVIDEO

    ATTORNEY SPOTLIGHT: JOHN A. MONTEVIDEO
    For the past 35 years, John A. Montevideo has been dedicated to providing impeccable legal representation for clients dealing with the repercussions of both personal injuries as well as work[...]The post ATTORNEY SPOTLIGHT: JOHN A. MONTEVIDEO…
Rank this Week: 985