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DRI Today

DRI Today

Covers the defense of civil actions.

http://dritoday.org/Default.aspx
  • Jan 26

    Licensing Boards Can Fine You – Even If They Can’t Find You

    Licensing Boards Can Fine You – Even If They Can’t Find You
    It the fast-paced world of health care, it is easy to forget the simple things – like notifying your state licensing board about address changes. It seems trivial, but there may be consequences for a physician who fails to update her…
  • Jan 20

    Difficult Employees Are Not Disabled

    Difficult Employees Are Not Disabled
    Under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), an increasing number of conditions are considered to be a disability resulting in expanded employee protections. This in turn places responsibility on the employer to ensure disabled employees…
  • Jan 16

    Vermont's GMO Labeling Law Poses Serious Dilemma for Food Producer

    Vermont's GMO Labeling Law Poses Serious Dilemma for Food Producer
    Assuming Vermont's GMO labeling law survives a court challenge, beginning in July, 2016, all producers of food products sold in Vermont that contain genetically modified ingredients will be required to label the products as containing GE…
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The Ombuds Blog

The Ombuds Blog

Features news and Information for and about organizational ombuds. By Tom Kosakowski.

http://ombuds-blog.blogspot.com/
  • Jan 26

    Job Posting: Department of Education

    Job Posting: Department of Education
    The U.S. Department of Education's Alternative Dispute Resolution Center is hiring an Ombudsman. The incumbent practices to IOA standards and serves as an Ombuds for staff with employment disputes before the formal complaint stage. The…
  • Jan 26

    CPR 2015 Annual Meeting in San Diego Will Feature Panel of Ombud

    CPR 2015 Annual Meeting in San Diego Will Feature Panel of Ombud
    The next meeting of the International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution will include a panel session on Ombuds.  The conference is set for February 19-21 at The Lodge at Torrey Pines.The employment session on February 19,…
  • Jan 14

    Oslo and Akershus University College Names First Ombud

    Oslo and Akershus University College Names First Ombud
    Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences (Høgskolen i Oslo og Akershus, "HiOA"), Norway's largest public university has appointed its first Studentombud: Anita Tøien Johansen. She will serve a student population…
Rank this Week: 308

DRI Today

DRI Today

Features civil defense attorneys' perspectives on employment law, intellectual property, and product liability. From DRI - The Voice of the Defense Bar.

http://forthedefense.org/Default.aspx
  • Jan 26

    Licensing Boards Can Fine You – Even If They Can’t Find You

    Licensing Boards Can Fine You – Even If They Can’t Find You
    It the fast-paced world of health care, it is easy to forget the simple things – like notifying your state licensing board about address changes. It seems trivial, but there may be consequences for a physician who fails to update her…
  • Jan 20

    Difficult Employees Are Not Disabled

    Difficult Employees Are Not Disabled
    Under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), an increasing number of conditions are considered to be a disability resulting in expanded employee protections. This in turn places responsibility on the employer to ensure disabled employees…
  • Jan 16

    Vermont's GMO Labeling Law Poses Serious Dilemma for Food Producer

    Vermont's GMO Labeling Law Poses Serious Dilemma for Food Producer
    Assuming Vermont's GMO labeling law survives a court challenge, beginning in July, 2016, all producers of food products sold in Vermont that contain genetically modified ingredients will be required to label the products as containing GE…
Rank this Week: 602

The Art Law Blog

The Art Law Blog

By Donn Zaretsky.

http://theartlawblog.blogspot.com/
  • Jan 26

    "In Cuba, Artistic Freedom Remains an Open Question"

    "In Cuba, Artistic Freedom Remains an Open Question"
    From the New York Times.
  • Jan 24

    I guess it's not so secret any more

    I guess it's not so secret any more
    Thomas Danziger and George Lederman at artnet:  New York DA Launches Secret Art Sales Tax Investigation.  With helpful advice on what to do if you get a call.
  • Jan 24

    "The numbers don’t lie."

    "The numbers don’t lie."
    "At New York’s Museum of Modern Art, 24 of 1,221 works by Pablo Picasso in the institution’s permanent collection can currently be seen by visitors. Just one of California conceptual artist Ed Ruscha’s 145 pieces is on view.…
Rank this Week: 368

Harvard JD Admissions

Harvard JD Admissions

The Official JD Admissions Blog at Harvard Law School.

http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/admissions
  • Jan 26

    Myth Buster: Classroom Experience at HLS

    Myth Buster: Classroom Experience at HLS
    Jaimie McFarlin is a third-year Harvard Law School student, originally from Monroe, New York and a member of the Harvard Black Law Students Association. Before law school, Jaimie played professional basketball in Copenhagen, Denmark and…
  • Jan 20

    Finding Your Fit: Law School Choice

    Finding Your Fit: Law School Choice
    Marissa is a 2L from the San Francisco Bay Area by way of five years in Atlanta at Emory University—four for school and one working in Development and Alumni Relations. She double majored in History and French Studies, with a minor in…
  • Jan 20

    Facing Ferguson, Driving Change

    Facing Ferguson, Driving Change
    Facing Ferguson, Driving Change Thanks to the activism of our students and the response our faculty, critical discussions on race and justice are taking place all around the HLS campus. Watching these events unfold, I have been reminded that…
Rank this Week: 325

Jenkins Law Library Blog

Jenkins Law Library Blog

Covers technology and legal research.

https://www.jenkinslaw.org/blog
  • Jan 26

    Pennsylvania's New Power of Attorney Law

    Pennsylvania's New Power of Attorney Law
    On January 1st, 2015, Pennsylvania’s new law governing powers of attorney went fully into effect. Act 95 of 2014 is a major overhaul to the POA law, and accordingly we’ve been getting requests here at Jenkins for resources…
  • Jan 22

    Jenkins Research Tip: Finding Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes Online

    Jenkins Research Tip: Finding Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes Online
    Find the unofficial, unannotated Pennsylvania Statutes free online, provided by WestlawNext at http://tinyurl.com/PennsylvaniaStatutes. Both the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes (Pa.C.S.) and Purdon's Unconsolidated Statutes (P.S.) are…
  • Jan 15

    Jenkins On Your Desktop: Food Magazines on General OneFile

    Jenkins On Your Desktop: Food Magazines on General OneFile
    Next week Philadelphia foodies will partake in Restaurant Week with discounted meals at a variety of Center City restaurants, including City Tavern, Knock, Oyster House, Smokin' Betty's, Zama, and more. To celebrate Restaurant Week, take a…
Rank this Week: 410

Oregon Legal Research

Oregon Legal Research

Features information about and links to Oregon Legal Research resources, in addition to comments about cases, statutes, and interesting events in the world of legal research and law libraries. By Laura Orr.

http://blog.oregonlegalresearch.com
  • Jan 26

    Public Records Argle-Bargle at the University of Oregon Archives: Librarians on Hot Seat?

    Public Records Argle-Bargle at the University of Oregon Archives: Librarians on Hot Seat?
    If you’ve not been following the news about the University of Oregon archives “leak,” now is the time to start catching up. “Library workers under scrutiny for leak of 22,000 UO documents: Meanwhile, documents leaked…
  • Jan 22

    Multnomah County Circuit Courthouse Project: Public Meetings (Jan & Feb 2015)

    Multnomah County Circuit Courthouse Project: Public Meetings (Jan & Feb 2015)
    The Oregonian reports that: Multnomah County wants input for new courthouse project This information is not yet posted at the Multnomah County Circuit Court website, but you can contact the Court if you have questions. From their Contact Us…
  • Jan 20

    Oregon Attorney General’s 2014 Public Records and Meetings Manual

    Oregon Attorney General’s 2014 Public Records and Meetings Manual
    The  Oregon Attorney General’s 2014 Public Records and Meetings Manual is available for viewing and purchase.  (The last edition was published in 2011.) Please visit the ODOJ website for information on downloading and ordering…
Rank this Week: 185

Lawyerist

Lawyerist

Covers law practice management, marketing, technology and legal careers.

http://lawyerist.com
Rank this Week: 511

AZ Attorney

AZ Attorney

Covers law practice in the desert Southwest. By Tim Eigo, the editor of Arizona Attorney magazine, which is the monthly publication of the State Bar of Arizona.

http://azatty.wordpress.com
  • Jan 26

    Lawyer dialogue on mediation to be next month’s @azbarcle video Snippet

    Lawyer dialogue on mediation to be next month’s @azbarcle video Snippet
    Last week, I got to engage in what has become a highlight of my month: a dialogue with some current Arizona Attorney authors. The point of the very enjoyable exercise is to create a short video. This partnership with the State Bar of…
  • Jan 23

    Food, music, art featured at TrueDTPhx in (o’course) #dtphx

    Food, music, art featured at TrueDTPhx in (o’course) #dtphx
    The event-rich month that surrounds the Super Bowl reaches quite a high crest this weekend, as the Pro Bowl nears kickoff. And even if football is not your bag (inflated balls or not), downtown Phoenix has quite a variety of festivities…
  • Jan 22

    Human trafficking battled in Arizona, subject of lawyer education

    Human trafficking battled in Arizona, subject of lawyer education
    If you drive through the Valley of the Sun, you may have spotted a number of billboards that highlight the tragedy of human trafficking. Sponsored by Clear Channel Outdoor, the signs were touted earlier this month by new Attorney General…
Rank this Week: 478

Securities Lawyers Blog

Securities Lawyers Blog

Covers securities law. By Gana LLP.

http://www.securitieslawyersblog.com/
  • Jan 26

    FINRA Fines Sigma Financial Over Supervisory Failures Part I

    FINRA Fines Sigma Financial Over Supervisory Failures Part I
    The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) recently sanctioned Sigma Financial Corporation (Sigma Financial) alleging from April 25, 2011, through June 24, 2012, supervisory deficiencies existed at Sigma in specific areas of…
  • Jan 23

    FINRA Bars Broker Chase Casson For Failing to Respond to Inquiries Over Private Transaction

    FINRA Bars Broker Chase Casson For Failing to Respond to Inquiries Over Private Transaction
    The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) recently barred broker Chase Casson (Casson) alleging that Casson failed to provide documents and information to FINRA in response to demands made to investigate the broker’s…
  • Jan 22

    Overconcentrated in Oil and Gas Investments?

    Overconcentrated in Oil and Gas Investments?
    A strengthening dollar and increased global supply of oil has sent crude oil prices tumbling in the second half of 2014. Recently, crude futures for delivery in February 2015 fell to $52.69 a barrel, the lowest finish since April 2009. Some…
Rank this Week: 240

Broadcast Law Blog

Broadcast Law Blog

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

http://www.broadcastlawblog.com/
Rank this Week: 104

Juris Diversitas

Juris Diversitas

An international, interdisciplinary community for the study of legal and normative mixtures and movements.

http://jurisdiversitas.blogspot.com/
  • Jan 26

    JOURNAL ANNOUNCEMENT: European Journal of Legal Studie

    JOURNAL ANNOUNCEMENT: European Journal of Legal Studie
    A new issue (vol. 7, issue 2) of the European Journal of Legal Studies has just been published.Click here to download this issue.
  • Jan 26

    BOOK ANNOUNCEMENT: Modern Perspectives On Islamic Law

    BOOK ANNOUNCEMENT: Modern Perspectives On Islamic Law
    Ann Black, Associate Professor, TC Beirne School of Law, The University of Queensland, Hossein Esmaeili, Associate Professor of Law, Flinders Law School, Flinders University and Nadirsyah Hosen, Senior Lecturer, University of Wollongong,…
  • Jan 21

    CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT: In Pursuit of Pluralist Jurisprudence

    CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT: In Pursuit of Pluralist Jurisprudence
    Thursday & Friday, 5-6 February 2015, Faculty of Law, National University of SingaporeExisting jurisprudential analyses of law beyond the state have focused upon substantive questions surrounding the institutional, normative and systemic…
Rank this Week: 463

Legal Ethics Forum

Legal Ethics Forum

By Professors John Dzienkowski, Brad Wendel, John Steele, David Hricik, Andrew Perlman, David McGowan, Laura Appleman, Steve Lubet, Anita Bernstein, Don Burnett, and Steve Berenson..

http://www.legalethicsforum.com/blog/
  • Jan 26

    Sheldon Silver's referrals/origination

    Sheldon Silver's referrals/origination
    According to the story posted below (from ALM), the NY law firm that Sheldon Silver worked for never expected Silver to do any work. He would add prestige to the firm, would refer cases to it, and would be compensated...
  • Jan 26

    "Sheldon Silver’s ethical train wreck"

    "Sheldon Silver’s ethical train wreck"
    Walter Olson has an Overlawyered post rounding up several links about the Sheldon Silver affair and the relationship between certain plaintiffs lawyers and doctors.
  • Jan 25

    What's in a name? (Who signs the government's brief?)

    What's in a name? (Who signs the government's brief?)
    Prawfsblawg carries a post about who signs the federal government's SCOTUS briefs, which agencies have authority to sign their own briefs regardless of what the Solicitor General wants, and what signals might be sent when agencies do or do…
Rank this Week: 353

North Carolina Criminal Law Blog

North Carolina Criminal Law Blog

Covers North Carolina criminal law and procedure. From the UNC School of Government.

http://nccriminallaw.sog.unc.edu/
  • Jan 26

    When Reasonable Suspicion Is Dispelled

    When Reasonable Suspicion Is Dispelled
    A traffic stop is valid if it is supported by reasonable suspicion. During a valid traffic stop, an officer may demand the driver’s license and registration, may run a computer check based on those documents, and so on. But what if the…
  • Jan 23

    News Roundup

    News Roundup
    President Obama delivered the annual State of the Union address this week, and the Washington Post reports here that Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg seized the moment to take her annual State of the Union nap. Hopefully this news roundup will…
  • Jan 22

    Beards Behind Bar

    Beards Behind Bar
    My choice of topic for today’s post may or may not have been influenced by the fact that I’m growing a beard. Reviews are mixed, ranging from nonspecific acknowledgment (“You have a beard!”) to good-natured derision…
Rank this Week: 880

Legal History Blog

Legal History Blog

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

http://legalhistoryblog.blogspot.com/
  • Jan 26

    AJLH 55:1 (January 2015)

    AJLH 55:1 (January 2015)
    Here is the TOC for the American Journal of Legal History 55:1 (January 2015).  This is a special issue, “Essays in Honor of Lawrence J. Reilly on the Occasion of His Retirement as Editor of the American Journal of Legal…
  • Jan 26

    A New Exhibit on English Prison Reformers at HLS

    A New Exhibit on English Prison Reformers at HLS
    Via H-Law, we have news of a new exhibit at the Harvard Law School Library, “Where Mis’ry Moans”: Four Prison Reformers in 18th & 19th Century England.  From its website, we learn that it focuses onElizabeth Fry…
  • Jan 25

    Essays on Fascism and Criminal Law

    Essays on Fascism and Criminal Law
    New from Hart Publishing is the collection of essays, Fascism and Criminal Law: History, Theory, Continuity, edited by Stephen Skinner, University of Exeter. Fascism was one of the twentieth century’s principal political forces, and one…
Rank this Week: 85

Mortgage Fraud Blog

Mortgage Fraud Blog

Covers mortgage fraud information, fraud schemes and indictments. By Rachel Dollar.

http://mortgagefraudblog.com/
  • Jan 26

    Former NFL Player Jailed for Running Loan Modification Scheme

    Former NFL Player Jailed for Running Loan Modification Scheme
    Mortgage Fraud Blog. Jeffrey Charles Leroy Taylor, 40, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, resident was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Kenneth Marra to 36 months in prison, to be followed by two years of supervised release and was ordered to pay…
  • Jan 26

    Advance Fee Loan Scams Lead to Prison

    Advance Fee Loan Scams Lead to Prison
    Mortgage Fraud Blog. Michael Pitamber Ramdat, 30, Palm Bay, Florida, was sentenced to 21 months in prison and ordered to pay restitution for a fraud scheme he perpetrated against business owners and others seeking lines of credit around the…
  • Jan 25

    Loan Broker Gets 5 Years in Prison for Stealing $17M from Investor

    Loan Broker Gets 5 Years in Prison for Stealing $17M from Investor
    Mortgage Fraud Blog. Mervyn A. Phelan, Sr., 74, Newport Beach, California, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge J. Frederick Motz to five years in prison, followed by three years of supervised release, for a wire fraud conspiracy, wire…
Rank this Week: 3

Florida Personal Injury Lawyer…

Florida Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida personal injury developments. By Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck, P.A.

http://www.florida-personal-injury-lawyer-blog.com/
  • Jan 26

    Florida Defendant Can’t Enforce Arbitration without Proving Essential Terms of the Agreement

    Florida Defendant Can’t Enforce Arbitration without Proving Essential Terms of the Agreement
    It is common for a nursing home or assisted living facility to require residents to sign arbitration agreements as part of their admission documentation. When something goes wrong and the resident is injured, the arbitration agreement is…
  • Jan 22

    Discovery of Social Media Photos in Florida Personal Injury Case

    Discovery of Social Media Photos in Florida Personal Injury Case
    Social media has had a significant impact on various aspects of litigation, particularly discovery. The Fourth District recently considered whether a defendant had a right to examine the photos posted on the plaintiff’s Facebook…
  • Jan 19

    Nonjoinder of Insurer in Florida Personal Injury Case

    Nonjoinder of Insurer in Florida Personal Injury Case
    Like other states, Florida has a nonjoinder statute. Section 627.4136, Florida Statutes, provides that a person who is not an insured under the terms of a liability insurance policy shall not have a cause of action against the insurer without…
Rank this Week: 948

LexisNexis Legal Newsroom:…

LexisNexis Legal Newsroom: Environmental

Covers environmental law news.

http://www.lexisnexis.com/legalnewsroom/environmental/default.aspx
  • Jan 26

    Blog Post: The Question Your Firm Should Ask All Lateral Hire

    Blog Post: The Question Your Firm Should Ask All Lateral Hire
    The lateral market is hot, and law firms are nervous about missing out on top talent. But that doesn't mean firms should be jumping at everyone looking to make a move. So, what should law firms be asking to hire the best fits? Here, lawyers…
  • Jan 26

    Blog Post: Project Finance Group Of The Year: Sullivan & Cromwell

    Blog Post: Project Finance Group Of The Year: Sullivan & Cromwell
    Project finance attorneys at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP used the firm's global market savvy to nail down several game-changing plays over the last year, including a groundbreaking financing package for a massive U.S. energy export project…
  • Jan 23

    Blog Post: DOI Eyes 300K Acres Off NC For Offshore Wind Leasing

    Blog Post: DOI Eyes 300K Acres Off NC For Offshore Wind Leasing
    The U.S. Department of the Interior said Friday that it's tabbed more than 300,000 acres of federal waters off the coast of North Carolina that could be suitable for offshore wind leasing, the latest push by the Obama administration to…
Rank this Week: 188

All Things Pros

All Things Pros

A patent prosecution blog, with in-depth discussion of decisions by the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences (BPAI), prosecution strategies, and PTO procedures. By Karen Hazzah.

http://allthingspros.blogspot.com/
  • Jan 26

    Taking allowable subject matter during the appeal proce

    Taking allowable subject matter during the appeal proce
    At any time during appeal, an Applicant with an indication of allowable subject matter can accept the allowable subject matter and back out of the appeal. To do this, the Applicant should file an Amendment under § 41.33 that rewrites the…
  • Jan 23

    Taking allowable subject matter during the appeal proce

    Taking allowable subject matter during the appeal proce
    The Applicant in Ex parte Riley (PTAB 2014) went to appeal in 2012 with all claims rejected. In the Appeal Brief, the Applicant argued each of the three independent claims, as well as dependent claims 3, 4, 10, 15, 16-17, and 20. The Examiner…
  • Jan 21

    PTAB decisions involving failure to specify a limit in a claim

    PTAB decisions involving failure to specify a limit in a claim
    Today's post will consider various non-prior art issues that might arise when a claim fails to include either an upper or lower limit. In some of these cases, I'm not sure the Applicant even realized a range or limit was implicated. Ex parte…
Rank this Week: 153

IP Notiz

IP Notiz

Covers intellectual property law rights in Germany.

http://www.ip-notiz.de
  • Jan 26

    Intellectual Asset Management

    Intellectual Asset Management
    Die Firma Anaqua hat mir ihre Datenbanken vorgestellt. Die dahinter liegende Idee gefällt mir: Im Kern bietet die Firma eine IP-Management-Software, also Aktenführung, Fristenüberwachung etc. Der Mehrwert der Entwicklung ist,…
  • Jan 22

    I love trying case

    I love trying case
    Über dieses Video der Kollegin Celia Goldwag Barenholtz von Cooley sind wir heute gestolpert. Im Vergleich mit den sonstigen peinlichen Anwaltsvideos sticht es dermaßen positiv heraus, dass ich es hier teilen möchte. Ein…
  • Jan 19

    IP|Webnotizen XIV

    IP|Webnotizen XIV
    Stellungnahme des HABM bzgl. der Markenanmeldung “Je suis Charlie” Markenanmeldungen 2013 – ein Überblick über den Rechtsmarkt LG Köln: MFM-Tabelle nicht für Laien-Fotos anwendbar Mohammed-Karikaturen in…
Rank this Week: 355

Sixth Circuit Appellate Blog

Sixth Circuit Appellate Blog

Covers news about and opinions issued by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the sixth Circuit with an emphasis on business cases. By Squire Sanders.

http://www.sixthcircuitappellateblog.com/
Rank this Week: 391

Religion Clause

Religion Clause

By University of Toledo College of Law Professor Howard M. Friedman.

http://religionclause.blogspot.com/
  • Jan 26

    Supreme Court Remands Native American Prisoner Free Exercise Case

    Supreme Court Remands Native American Prisoner Free Exercise Case
    In the wake of its decision on allowing prisoners to wear beards for religious reasons, the U.S. Supreme Court today sent a prisoner religious free exercise case back to the 11th Circuit for reconsideration.  In Knight v.…
  • Jan 26

    British Court Says Male Circumcision Cannot Be Equated With Female Genital Mutilation

    British Court Says Male Circumcision Cannot Be Equated With Female Genital Mutilation
    A decision by a Family Court judge in Britain earlier this month tackled directly the argument that male circumcision should be equated with female genital mutilation and be banned just as female genital mutilation is.  In Matter of B…
  • Jan 26

    Israeli Court Orders City To Remove Signs Telling Women To Dress Modestly

    Israeli Court Orders City To Remove Signs Telling Women To Dress Modestly
    In Israel yesterday, the Magistrate's Court in the city of Beit Shemesh ordered the  municipality to remove signs that had been put up by haredi (ultra-Orthodox) synagogues and organizations instructing women to dress modestly in…
Rank this Week: 41

North Carolina Estate Planning…

North Carolina Estate Planning Blog

Covers legal issues relating to wealth transfer, asset preservation, probate, and taxation. By Greg Herman-Giddens of Trust Counsel, P.A.

http://www.ncestateplanningblog.com/
  • Jan 26

    Delay Filing: North Carolina Tax Changes Pending

    Delay Filing: North Carolina Tax Changes Pending
    The North Carolina General Assembly will review potential changes to North Carolina income tax laws on January 28, 2015. Filers should wait until after this date to submit their tax returns to prevent potentially refiling returns if tax…
  • Jan 19

    How Asset Protection is Different in 2015

    How Asset Protection is Different in 2015
    Wealth preservation is an ongoing process. How, when, and where assets are transferred or acquired affect protections. As the New Year begins, individuals can take a step back and review legislation changes that affect our year ahead and…
  • Jan 16

    3 Things to Know About Perpetual Trust

    3 Things to Know About Perpetual Trust
    Perpetual trusts, also known as dynasty trusts, protect assets for the benefit of future generations. Some perpetual trusts are common trusts that allow multiple generations to benefit at the same time. Others distribute income and principal…
Rank this Week: 843

Stanford Center for Internet and…

Stanford Center for Internet and Society Blogs

Covers civil rights and technological innovation.

http://cyberlaw.stanford.edu/blog
  • Jan 26

    December 2014 in Retrospect: Intermediary Liability News and More from the Internet and Jurisdiction Project

    December 2014 in Retrospect: Intermediary Liability News and More from the Internet and Jurisdiction Project
    December 2014 in Retrospect is available here: http://www.internetjurisdiction.net/observatory/retrospect/2014-december Retrospect is the monthly newsletter of the Internet & Jurisdiction Project - a global multi-stakeholder…
  • Jan 22

    WILMap Updated...and to Be Further Expanded (with Your Help)

    WILMap Updated...and to Be Further Expanded (with Your Help)
    After launch in July 2014, the World Intermediary Liability Map (WILMap) has been steadily and rapidly growing. New country pages were added to the WILMap, including the African Union, Belgium, the European Union,…
  • Jan 22

    Here Come the Trade Secret Troll

    Here Come the Trade Secret Troll
    Download the full article at W&L Law Review.  Authors: David S. Levine and Sharon K. Sandeen Within the past few years, the U.S. federal government has been forced to confront the massive but hard-to-quantify problem of foreign and…
Rank this Week: 444

The 1709 Blog

The 1709 Blog

Covers all things copyright, warts and all.

http://the1709blog.blogspot.co.uk/
  • Jan 26

    Sensory copyright: a forthcoming event

    Sensory copyright: a forthcoming event
    Talking scents? On Tuesday 24 February the IPKat weblog teams up with the British Literary and Artistic Copyright Association (BLACA) for the second year running to host an exciting meeting on sensory copyright. Topics under review…
  • Jan 25

    The CopyKat - looking backwards, looking forward

    The CopyKat - looking backwards, looking forward
    Jerry Fisher, a photographer in Sioux Falls South Dakota, was interested in 3D printing and 3D image capture. So he went and photographed two local bronze casts of Michelangelo statues, one of Moses which is on display at Augustana College…
  • Jan 23

    Hoist The Colours High: The Pirate Bay is Coming Back

    Hoist The Colours High: The Pirate Bay is Coming Back
    Here's a guest piece by Thomas Dubuisson (@tdubuisson) on a subject that refuses to fade away: the fate of The Pirate Bay. Thomas writes:“This is the day you will always remember as the day you almost caught Captain Jack…
Rank this Week: 827

Media Law Prof Blog

Media Law Prof Blog

By Christine A. Corcos.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/media_law_prof_blog/
  • Jan 26

    Media Self-Regulation and Media Freedom

    Media Self-Regulation and Media Freedom
    Adeline Hulin, European University Research Centre, has published Statutory Media Self-Regulation: Beneficial or Detrimental for Media Freedom? as Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies Research Paper No. RSCAS 2014/127. Here is the…
  • Jan 26

    Communitarian Free Speech Theories and the First Amendment

    Communitarian Free Speech Theories and the First Amendment
    Martin Redish, Northwestern University Law School, is publishing Fear, Loathing, and the First Amendment: Optimistic Skepticism and the Theory of Free Expression in the Ohio State Law Journal (forthcoming). This article is Northwestern Public…
  • Jan 24

    Freedom of Speech, Blasphemy, and Terrorism After Charlie Hebdo

    Freedom of Speech, Blasphemy, and Terrorism After Charlie Hebdo
    The Economist discusses whether crackdowns on freedom of speech and freedom of the press around the world are likely, or already happening, after the Charlie Hebdo attack.
Rank this Week: 216

Virtual Library Cat's Eye View

Virtual Library Cat's Eye View

Features news and views from Ernester, the Hofstra School of Law Deane Law Library Virtual Cat.

http://deanelawlibrary.blogspot.com/
  • Jan 26

    Library Closing at 1:00 p.m. Today

    Library Closing at 1:00 p.m. Today
    Due to inclement weather the law library will close at 1:00pm today and all day tomorrow.  Beginning at 1:00 today, the library will be accessible to law students and faculty via swipe card access only.Ernster, the Virtual Library Cat
  • Jan 25

    Lexis Advance Tips: How to locate a Matthew Bender Treatise for a specialty area

    Lexis Advance Tips: How to locate a Matthew Bender Treatise for a specialty area
    If you are researching a particular area of the law and are interested in finding Matthew Bender treatises, try the following tip:Type the source name in the search box, i.e. Collier on Bankruptcy choose the blue Table of Contents link. …
  • Jan 22

    This Day in the Law: Roe v. Wade

    This Day in the Law: Roe v. Wade
    Forty-two years ago, on January 22, 1973, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its split decision in Roe v. Wade, which liberalized abortion rights.Ernster, the Virtual Library Cat
Rank this Week: 600

Pennsylvania Family Law

Pennsylvania Family Law

Updates, events, and useful tips surrounding family law issues. By Fox Rothschild LLP.

http://pafamilylaw.foxrothschild.com/
  • Jan 26

    IT TURNS OUT THE STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS DOES AFFECT DIVORCE AGREEMENTS.

    IT TURNS OUT THE STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS DOES AFFECT DIVORCE AGREEMENTS.
    A panel decision of the Pennsylvania Superior Court on December 23, 2014 informs us that despite recent decisions refusing statute of limitation defenses in actions to enforce property settlement agreements, the defense still lives.  It…
  • Jan 9

    THE COMPLEXITIES OF VALUING SMALL BUSINESSES

    THE COMPLEXITIES OF VALUING SMALL BUSINESSES
    We have recently been working with a client married to a “sophisticated investor.”  When we cracked open the documents telling us what Mr. Investor owned, we found a succession of limited partnerships not one of which offered…
  • Jan 5

    SUPERIOR COURT AFFIRMS THAT MASTER’S RECOMMENDATION IS STILL JUST A RECOMMENDATION

    SUPERIOR COURT AFFIRMS THAT MASTER’S RECOMMENDATION IS STILL JUST A RECOMMENDATION
    The process of equitable distribution is multi-stage, often involving one or more conferences with a “master” specifically assigned to the case and who is an expert in equitable distribution. The master develops a recommendation…
Rank this Week: 611

Docket Report Patent Infringement…

Docket Report Patent Infringement Blog

Detailing substantive events regarding patent cases in the district courts.

http://docketreport.blogspot.com/
  • Jan 26

    Patent Employing Mathematical Formula for Real-Time Traffic Tracking Not Invalid Under Alice

    Patent Employing Mathematical Formula for Real-Time Traffic Tracking Not Invalid Under Alice
    The court denied without prejudice plaintiff's motion for a preliminary injunction precluding the sales of defendant's traffic sensor products, but rejected defendant's argument regarding lack of patentable subject matter. "Claiming the…
  • Jan 23

    Data Storage and Digital Content Access Patents Not Invalid Under Alice

    Data Storage and Digital Content Access Patents Not Invalid Under Alice
    The magistrate judge recommended denying defendants' motion for summary judgment that plaintiff's data storage and digital content access patents were invalid for lack of patentable subject matter because they addressed unique problems…
  • Jan 22

    Groupware System and Integrated Circuit Design Patents Invalid Under Alice

    Groupware System and Integrated Circuit Design Patents Invalid Under Alice
    The court granted defendant's motion for judgment on the pleadings that plaintiff's groupware system patents were invalid for lack of patentable subject matter. "The common specification of the five [patents-in-suit] describes the…
Rank this Week: 543

Futurelawyer

Futurelawyer

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

http://futurelawyer.typepad.com/futurelawyer/
  • Jan 26

    Facebook Private? I Don't Think So

    Facebook Private? I Don't Think So
    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.
  • Jan 26

    Wireless Charging - Is It For You?

    Wireless Charging - Is It For You?
    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.
  • Jan 25

    Leatherman's Wearable Tool For Wearable Tech

    Leatherman's Wearable Tool For Wearable Tech
    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.
Rank this Week: 549

Domain Name Jurisprudence &…

Domain Name Jurisprudence & Commentaries on UDRP Cases

Review and analysis of cybersquatter cases decided under the Uniform Domain Name Resolution Policy. By Gerald M. Levine.

http://udrpcommentaries.wordpress.com
  • Jan 26

    Proving Knowledge in UDRP Jurisprudence

    Proving Knowledge in UDRP Jurisprudence
    A defendant’s liability for infringement under trademark law rests on using the mark without the owner’s permission. Knowledge is not an element of proof for registered marks; it is imputed. Constructive notice is a statutory…
  • Jan 19

    Elevating Form Over Substance in Denying Relief for Cybersquatting

    Elevating Form Over Substance in Denying Relief for Cybersquatting
    Denying relief for cybersquatting is generally supported by lack of proof of abusive registration not for inexactitude in characterizing whether a domain name is identical or substantially similar to a trademark in which complainant has a…
  • Jan 15

    Recent Articles on Trademark and Cybersquatting

    Recent Articles on Trademark and Cybersquatting
    Understanding the Legal Options Used to Fight Cybersquatting Compressed in as little as a word or two, or perhaps an expressive phrase, trademarks communicate powerful stories about who businesses are and what they stand for. They are at once…
Rank this Week: 400

Civil Procedure & Federal Courts…

Civil Procedure & Federal Courts Blog

By Robin Effron, Cynthia L. Fountaine, Patricia Hatamyar Moore and Adam Steinman.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/civpro/
  • Jan 26

    Leong on Rush on Federalism and Judicial Diversity

    Leong on Rush on Federalism and Judicial Diversity
    Now available on the Courts Law section of JOTWELL is an essay by Nancy Leong entitled The Federalism Argument for Judicial Diversity. Nancy reviews a recent article by Sharon Rush, Federalism, Diversity, Equality, and Article III Judges:…
  • Jan 24

    SCOTUS Decision in Gelboim v. Bank of America: Appellate Jurisdiction & MDL Proceeding

    SCOTUS Decision in Gelboim v. Bank of America: Appellate Jurisdiction & MDL Proceeding
    Back at the end of last Term we covered the Supreme Court’s grant of certiorari in Gelboim v. Bank of America (No. 13-1174). This week the Court issued a unanimous opinion in Gelboim, authored by Justice Ginsburg. Here’s how she...
  • Jan 20

    SCOTUS Decision in Teva Pharmaceuticals v. Sandoz: FRCP 52, Clear Error, and Patent Claim Construction

    SCOTUS Decision in Teva Pharmaceuticals v. Sandoz: FRCP 52, Clear Error, and Patent Claim Construction
    Today, the Supreme Court issued a 7-2 opinion in Teva Pharmaceuticals v. Sandoz, which addresses the role of Rule 52(a)’s “clear error” standard of review in the context of patent claim construction. Justice Breyer writes for the…
Rank this Week: 523

Learn Why Bob Kraft's P.I.S.S.D. …

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

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

http://www.pissd.com/
  • Jan 26

    Power of Attorney: What It Is and Why You Should Care

    Power of Attorney: What It Is and Why You Should Care
    A power of attorney is a legal document in which you authorize someone else to make business, legal, and medical decisions for you. The designated power of attorney should be someone who is well known and trusted by the one authorizing the…
  • Jan 25

    Not at Fault in Your Motorcycle Accident? Four Tips to Recoup Your Losse

    Not at Fault in Your Motorcycle Accident? Four Tips to Recoup Your Losse
    If you’ve had a motorcycle accident for which you are not at fault, you are probably concerned about how to recoup your financial losses. Knowing what to do to recover the loss can mean the difference between you being able to stay…
  • Jan 24

    ALJ Hearing Processing Times and Pending Claims: The Statistics Tell All

    ALJ Hearing Processing Times and Pending Claims: The Statistics Tell All
    The National Organization of Social Security Claimants Representatives is the most authoritative voice for disability claimants. According to NOSSCR, the situation is bad and getting worse for claimants. Fewer cases are being granted, and it…
Rank this Week: 746

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
  • Jan 26

    FALQs: Terrorism in France

    FALQs: Terrorism in France
    Today we start a new series on In Custodia Legis!  “FALQs” are “Frequently Asked Legal Questions.”  We will briefly discuss interesting and useful information on laws and legal issues related to events from…
  • Jan 23

    Norwegian Constitution – Pic of the Week

    Norwegian Constitution – Pic of the Week
    The following is a guest post by Brian Kuhagen, now the law serials cataloger in the Collection Services Division at the Law Library of Congress.  Brian mostly works on classifying older serial titles in our foreign law collections. In…
  • Jan 22

    Magna Carta Lecture Series: Law in the Lives of Medieval Women

    Magna Carta Lecture Series: Law in the Lives of Medieval Women
    The lecture delivered by Professor Ruth Mazo Karras, medievalist and chair of the Department of History at the University of Minnesota, was the fourth of the Law Library’s series of complementary lectures to the exhibition: …
Rank this Week: 296

43(B)log

43(B)log

Covers false advertising and intellectual property issues. By Professor Rebecca Tushnet.

http://tushnet.blogspot.com/
  • Jan 26

    Distributor's TM registration blocks manufacturer's claim

    Distributor's TM registration blocks manufacturer's claim
    Mighty Enterprises, Inc. v. She Hong Indus. Co. Ltd., 2015 WL 276771, No. 2:14–cv–06516 (C.D. Cal. Jan. 22, 2015) Mighty distributes and services heavy machinery. She Hong makes heavy machinery under the name…
  • Jan 26

    No standing for injunction-only cla

    No standing for injunction-only cla
    Graiser v. Visionworks of America, 2015 WL 248003, No. 1:14–CV–01641 (N.D. Ohio Jan. 20, 2015) Graiser sought an injunction on behalf of a putative class based on his false advertising claims, which alleged that…
  • Jan 26

    Mapping the law prof twitterverse

    Mapping the law prof twitterverse
    Ryan Whalen maps the law prof Twitterverse.  My eccentricity turns out to be 4.0.  I’m not sure what that means, but based on the name, I probably would have guessed higher.http://tushnet.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default?alt=r
Rank this Week: 84

Fitapelli Kurta News

Fitapelli Kurta News

Features stock fraud news.

http://stopbrokerfraud.com/news/
  • Jan 26

    Update: First Allied Securities’ William “Bill” Tatro complaint

    Update: First Allied Securities’ William “Bill” Tatro complaint
    According to FINRA’s BrokerCheck Report, William L. Tatro has had an astounding 48 investor complaints filed against him in his 35 years in the securities industry. The post Update: First Allied Securities’ William…
  • Jan 23

    Securities fraud attorneys investigating suspended broker, Randy L. Bostick

    Securities fraud attorneys investigating suspended broker, Randy L. Bostick
    The securities and investment fraud law firm, Fitapelli Kurta, is investigating potential claims against currently suspended Janney Montgomery Scott stockbroker, Randy L. Bostick. The post Securities fraud attorneys investigating suspended…
  • Jan 23

    Investors Capital Corp. broker, Stephen Y. Dealy fined and suspended from financial industry

    Investors Capital Corp. broker, Stephen Y. Dealy fined and suspended from financial industry
    On January 21, 2015, Port Orange, Florida based Investors Capital Corp. broker, Stephen Y. Dealy was fined $10,000 and suspended from the financial industry to four months for failing to report customer complaints. The post Investors Capital…
Rank this Week: 124

Cocky Law Blawg

Cocky Law Blawg

Legal research tips & musings. By the Coleman Karesh Law Library.

http://blawg.law.sc.edu
  • Jan 26

    The Dumbest Things Ever Said In Court

    The Dumbest Things Ever Said In Court
    What is a courtroom actually like?  Most non-lawyers, or non serial criminals, don’t spend a lot of time in a court room.  Often our impressions of court room activity come from TV dramas and books/movies like To Kill a…
  • Jan 23

    This Week in Legal New

    This Week in Legal New
    The U.S. Supreme Court this week heard oral arguments in Rodriguez v. United States, a case that asks whether a police officer can extend a completed traffic stop to conduct a dog sniff, absent reasonable suspicion or other lawful…
  • Jan 19

    Who Are These People – Hon. Matthew J. Perry

    Who Are These People – Hon. Matthew J. Perry
    The Honorable Matthew J. Perry is our second entry into  the “Who Are These People” series.  Judge Perry, or should I say the painting of Judge Perry, hangs in the esteemed position directly above the reference…
Rank this Week: 849

Land Use Prof Blog

Land Use Prof Blog

Edited by Professors Matthew J. Festa, James J. Kelly, Jr., Stephen R. Miller, Jessica Owley and Kenneth A. Stahl.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/land_use/
  • Jan 26

    Jan 30 - Boston U Law - The Iron Triangle of Food Policy - AJLM Symposium

    Jan 30 - Boston U Law - The Iron Triangle of Food Policy - AJLM Symposium
    I'm delighted to be speaking at this conference. Should be a great group. If you're in the Boston area, stop on by... The Iron Triangle of Food Policy The American Journal of Law & Medicine Symposium January 30, 2015 9:00...
  • Jan 22

    "Basic Human Right" to Farm Your Lawn?

    "Basic Human Right" to Farm Your Lawn?
    A bill has been introduced into the Michigan legislature to allow urban dwellers to keep a "reasonable" number of livestock on their property. This article refers to the bill as guaranteeing the "basic human right" to farm…
  • Jan 22

    CFP: Fordham Law: Sharing Economy, Sharing City: Urban Law and the New Economy

    CFP: Fordham Law: Sharing Economy, Sharing City: Urban Law and the New Economy
    This is going to be a great event on a major emerging area of land use law, and local government law, inquiry. If it weren't for a personal schedule conflict, I would be there! You should go! Conference Announcement and...
Rank this Week: 604

Consumer Advertising Law Blog

Consumer Advertising Law Blog

Covers consumer marketing, advertising and promotional activities. By Arnold & Porter.

http://www.consumeradvertisinglawblog.com/
  • Jan 26

    FTC Proposes Amendments to Fair Packaging and Labeling Act Rule

    FTC Proposes Amendments to Fair Packaging and Labeling Act Rule
    If your company sells consumer products, you’ll want to take a look at the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC’s) proposed amendments to its Fair Packaging and Labeling Act (FPLA) rules announced on January 22, 2015. The most…
  • Jan 21

    Federal Courts Still Answering the Consumer Class Action Call

    Federal Courts Still Answering the Consumer Class Action Call
    As lawsuits alleging misleading food and beverage labeling continue to be filed, plaintiffs’ efforts to certify class actions can run aground when the purported class members viewed different labels or advertisements for the products,…
  • Jan 16

    Overhaul Proposed for Prop 65 Warning Requirement

    Overhaul Proposed for Prop 65 Warning Requirement
    Earlier this week, the California agency responsible for implementing Proposition 65 issued a highly anticipated proposal to overhaul Proposition 65’s decades old warning regulations. The proposal by the Office of Environmental Health…
Rank this Week: 226

Jim Hamilton's World of Securities…

Jim Hamilton's World of Securities Regulation

Commentaries on security regulation.

http://jimhamiltonblog.blogspot.com/
  • Jan 26

    NAM Backs Wal-Mart's ‘Ordinary Business’ Argument

    NAM Backs Wal-Mart's ‘Ordinary Business’ Argument
    [This story previously appeared in Securities Regulation Daily.]By Rodney F. Tonkovic, J.D.The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) has filed an amicus brief in support of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.'s appeal regarding a shareholder…
  • Jan 23

    FSOC Considers Greater Transparency in Nonbank Designation Proce

    FSOC Considers Greater Transparency in Nonbank Designation Proce
    [This story previously appeared in Securities Regulation Daily.]By Jacquelyn LumbSEC Chair Mary Jo White signaled her support for enhancing the transparency of the Financial Stability Oversight Council’s process for considering nonbank…
  • Jan 22

    Chairman Massad Praises Progress by U.S., Japan on Cross-Border Issue

    Chairman Massad Praises Progress by U.S., Japan on Cross-Border Issue
    [This story previously appeared in Securities Regulation Daily.]By Lene Powell, J.D.In an address to the Futures Industry Association in Tokyo, CFTC Chairman Timothy Massad talked about the interconnectedness of the global derivatives…
Rank this Week: 266

Boston Injury Lawyer Blog

Boston Injury Lawyer Blog

Discusses boating, car, motorcycle, and pedestrian accidents. By Altman& Altman.

http://www.bostoninjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Jan 26

    Two Commuters Injured When Billerica Train Platform Collapse

    Two Commuters Injured When Billerica Train Platform Collapse
    Two people were injured on Friday night when a platform overhand at the North Billerica commuter rail station collapsed as passengers exited a Lowell-bound train, The Lowell Sun reported. According to MBTA Transit Police Lieutenant Richard…
  • Jan 23

    Ex-Stevenson University Student Files $4M Hazing Lawsuit Against Kappa Alpha Psi

    Ex-Stevenson University Student Files $4M Hazing Lawsuit Against Kappa Alpha Psi
    Johnny Powell II, who recently graduated from Stevenson University, is suing the Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity for $4 million. The 22-year-old claims that the members of the historically black fraternity house beat him so brutally that he needed…
  • Jan 22

    Westford, MA Ski Accident Leads to Fatality

    Westford, MA Ski Accident Leads to Fatality
    A 44-year-old woman has died after she fell from a ski lift at a resort last month. Olga Filkin was riding up to a drop point on a ski slope when she fell at least twenty-two feet to the ground. She was transported to the ski resort’s…
Rank this Week: 509

Ohio Real Estate Blog

Ohio Real Estate Blog

Covers broker and realtor issues, construction and development, landords and tenants, and real estate taxation. By Kohrman Jackson & Krantz.

http://www.ohiorelaw.com/
  • Jan 26

    Watch Your Language with Restrictive Covenant

    Watch Your Language with Restrictive Covenant
    (“Say what you mean, precisely, or a judge will decide what you meant” #8)As established in other “Watch Your Language” articles for this Blog, as a general rule, courts will uphold language in commercial agreements,…
  • Jan 19

    Final IRS Repair Regulations Will Impact Many CRE Owners and Tenant

    Final IRS Repair Regulations Will Impact Many CRE Owners and Tenant
    Note: The information below was summarized from an article published by Craig Miller, President of Cost Segregation Services, Inc. in the January 2015 issue of Propertiesmagazine.Final IRS Repair Regulations that became effective as of…
  • Jan 11

    New Year, New Ohio Real Estate Legislation

    New Year, New Ohio Real Estate Legislation
    CTI Commercial Title Update Reprinted with Permission from Linda M. Green, Esq., Underwriter, Chicago Title Insurance Co.Happy New Year to all and to start the New Year we want to make you aware of two important bills that were passed by the…
Rank this Week: 927

FL PIP Guide

FL PIP Guide

Covers Florida's PIP/No-Fault laws. By Roig, Tutan, Rosenberg & Zlotnick, P.A.

http://flpipguide.com/
  • Jan 26

    Driving in Florida May Be Hazardous to Your Wallet, New Study Find

    Driving in Florida May Be Hazardous to Your Wallet, New Study Find
    You don’t want to have a car accident in Florida, according to a new study released by WalletHub last week. Their numbers ranked states on how ‘safe’ it is for drivers’ finances after an accident. The study placed…
  • Jan 21

    Cuban Crime Rings behind Florida Staged Accident Fraud

    Cuban Crime Rings behind Florida Staged Accident Fraud
    Originally intended to provide refuge to those fleeing Cuba’s Castro regime, the Cuban Adjustment Act of 1966 has enabled a thriving Cuban criminal network to expand from South Florida throughout the country and take hold without legal…
  • Jan 20

    Dunedin Man Arrested for Fabricating Vehicle Thefts and Defrauding Insurance Company

    Dunedin Man Arrested for Fabricating Vehicle Thefts and Defrauding Insurance Company
    A 26-year-old Dunedin man was arrested by Pinellas County Sheriff’s Detectives on January 14 for auto insurance fraud. Joseph Harris allegedly lied about three incidents of vehicle theft, and then falsely reported the burglaries to his…
Rank this Week: 797

Wise Law Blog

Wise Law Blog

Covers law and politics. By Garry J. Wise.

http://wiselaw.blogspot.com/
  • Jan 26

    140 Law - Legal Headlines for the week of January 19, 2015

    140 Law - Legal Headlines for the week of January 19, 2015
    Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter for the week of January 19, 2015: Arrival of electronic document delivery drags Ontario lawyers kicking and screaming into the 21st Century Game change: Jamaica is about…
  • Jan 23

    Tips on Law Blogging

    Tips on Law Blogging
    With the 10 year anniversary of Wise Law Blog rapidly approaching  this April, my thoughts have turned recently to the nuts and bolts of law blogging. There are numerous articles online about the virtues of law blogging, and all…
  • Jan 22

    Is Facebook Indirectly Your Employer?

    Is Facebook Indirectly Your Employer?
    A recent article published by at Huffington Post shone an interesting light on Facebook's contribution to the Canadian job market.A study prepared by Deliotte of some contention (as it was funded by Facebook) found that the social media…
Rank this Week: 88

Adjunct Law Prof Blog

Adjunct Law Prof Blog

Focuses on issues of interest to adjunct law professors, including labor law, employment law, employee benefits law and education law issues. Edited by Mitchell H. Rubinstein.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/adjunctprofs/
  • Jan 26

    "Information for Submitting Articles to Law Reviews & Journals"

    "Information for Submitting Articles to Law Reviews & Journals"
    Profs. Rostron and Levit's comprehensive guide, "Information for Submitting Articles to Law Reviews & Journals," has been updated for 2015. H/T: Brian Leiter's Law School Reports. Craig Estlinbaum
  • Dec 19

    Judge Edwards on Law Review

    Judge Edwards on Law Review
    The Virginia Law Review has published "Another Look at Professor Rodell's Goodbye to Law Reviews" by Judge Harry Edwards (D. C. Circuit) in its November 2014 issue. Michael Dorf (Cornell) added his thoughts here. Craig Estlinbaum
  • Dec 5

    NY Times Labor Reporter Steve Greenhouse Takes Buyout

    NY Times Labor Reporter Steve Greenhouse Takes Buyout
    Politico reports that NY Times Labor Reporter Steve Greenhouse took a buyout. As the article states: Steven Greenhouse, the labor correspondent for the New York Times, took a buyout this week. That decision immediately reduced by 50 percent…
Rank this Week: 281