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Attorney at Work

Attorney at Work

Covers legal careers, client service, and marketing.

http://www.attorneyatwork.com/
  • Sep 28

    Where Will the Legal Jobs Be in 2026?

    Where Will the Legal Jobs Be in 2026?
    Well, the short answer is: Read William Henderson's ABA Journal article “What the Jobs Are.” It’s hard to improve on Bill’s excellent work. But I’ll offer some complementary thoughts here. By 2026, we should be…
  • Sep 28

    Where Will the Legal Jobs Be in 2026?

    Where Will the Legal Jobs Be in 2026?
    Well, the short answer is: Read William Henderson's ABA Journal article “What the Jobs Are.” It’s hard to improve on Bill’s excellent work. But I’ll offer some complementary thoughts here. By 2026, we should be…
  • Sep 27

    Will Alternative Business Structures Fly?

    Will Alternative Business Structures Fly?
    Alternative Business Structures (ABS) is the innocuous label given to one of the most important, yet ignored, issues facing the legal profession today. It is the debate whether or not to change our ethics rules to allow non-lawyer corporate…
Rank this Week: 787

Music & Copyright's Blog

Music & Copyright's Blog

Covers global copyright and legal issues affecting the music industry.

http://musicandcopyright.wordpress.com
  • Sep 28

    New issue of Music & Copyright with Mexico country report

    New issue of Music & Copyright with Mexico country report
    The latest issue of Music & Copyright is now available for subscribers to download. Here are some of the highlights. Midyear trade results hint at a very positive year for global recorded-music sales All of the world’s major…
  • Sep 14

    New issue of Music & Copyright with Japan country report

    New issue of Music & Copyright with Japan country report
    The latest issue of Music & Copyright is now available for subscribers to download. Here are some of the highlights. ECJ clarifies the copyright infringement rules concerning hyperlinks The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that…
  • Aug 31

    New issue of Music & Copyright

    New issue of Music & Copyright
    The latest issue of Music & Copyright is now available for subscribers to download. Here are some of the highlights. Russia’s royalty collection system heading for a big shake-up Russia’s music royalty collecting segment has…
Rank this Week: 920

Overlawyered

Overlawyered

Chronicles the high cost of our legal system.

http://overlawyered.com/
  • Sep 28

    September 28 roundup

    September 28 roundup
    Today at Cato, Josh Blackman discusses his new book Unraveled: Obamacare, Religious Liberty, and Executive Power with comments from Washington Post Supreme Court reporter Robert Barnes and Philip Klein of the Washington Examiner, Ilya Shapiro…
  • Sep 27

    “The FDA cultivates a coterie of journalists whom it keeps in line with threats”

    “The FDA cultivates a coterie of journalists whom it keeps in line with threats”
    Charles Seife in Scientific American tells the story of how, using the “close-hold embargo” and other techniques, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and other government agencies shape what you read about them when major…
  • Sep 27

    “Should I sue?”

    “Should I sue?”
    Dear Prudence: “I hit a child with my car and have to sue his parents in order to afford therapy….What would you do in my situation?” [Slate] Tags: deep pocket, nonmonetary costs of litigation “Should I sue?” is…
Rank this Week: 27

TortsProf Blog

TortsProf Blog

Covers accident and injury law. By Sheila B. Scheuerman and Christopher J. Robinette.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/tortsprof/
  • Sep 28

    Silver et al. on Med Mal Settlements in the Shadow of Insurance

    Silver et al. on Med Mal Settlements in the Shadow of Insurance
    Charles Silver, David Hyman, Bernard Black, and Myungho Paik have posted to SSRN Policy Limits, Payouts, and Blood Money: Medical Malpractice Settlements in the Shadow of Insurance. The abstract provides: In prior research, we found that…
  • Sep 27

    IN: Tort Claim Notice Filed over Death from Chase by Off-Duty Reserve Officer

    IN: Tort Claim Notice Filed over Death from Chase by Off-Duty Reserve Officer
    The family of an 18-year-old killed when his motorcycle crashed into a bean field has filed a tort claim notice against the town that once employed the off-duty reserve officer who chased the teen. The teen was allegedly driving 120...
  • Sep 26

    Wriggins on Gifford & Jones on Tort Law and Race

    Wriggins on Gifford & Jones on Tort Law and Race
    Jenny Wriggins has reviewed Don Gifford and Brian Jones's Keeping Cases from Black Juries in the Washington & Lee Law Review Online. The abstract provides: Issues of race and racism in the U.S. torts system continue to deserve much…
Rank this Week: 416

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/
  • Sep 28

    How Do You Handle a Personal Injury Caused by a Spouse?

    How Do You Handle a Personal Injury Caused by a Spouse?
    For a very long time, it was legally impossible to sue a spouse for personal injury. However, most of those laws have been overturned as of the 20th century. There are a number of ways to handle a personal injury caused by a spouse, and here…
  • Sep 27

    The Difference Between a DUI and a DWI

    The Difference Between a DUI and a DWI
    Tens and hundreds of thousands of people get stopped each year for DUI and DWI violations. In 2015, the state of California alone had more than 214,000 DUI arrests, according to Statistic Brain. Many people use the two terms interchangeably,…
  • Sep 26

    US Releases Rules for Self-Driving Car

    US Releases Rules for Self-Driving Car
    In a front-page story, the Washington Post reports Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx released a “long-awaited policy paper” that lays out rules for self-driving cars. The Post characterizes the plan as intending…
Rank this Week: 891

Williams Law Group Blog

Williams Law Group Blog

Covers New Jersey Division of Child Protection and Permanency issues.

http://newjerseydyfsdefense.com/blog
  • Sep 28

    Can I Get Temporary Support Orders During a Divorce?

    Can I Get Temporary Support Orders During a Divorce?
    Divorce creates new expenses, such as the costs of one spouse moving out and your legal fees. Fortunately, you may be able to get temporary financial support orders while your divorce is pending.
  • Sep 27

    How Can I Get Physical Custody?

    How Can I Get Physical Custody?
    Physical custody gives you the right to have your child live with you. Physical custody, also called residential custody, can be shared if both parents are able to have the child live with them.
  • Sep 26

    New Jersey Parenting Plans: Guidelines for Co-Parenting

    New Jersey Parenting Plans: Guidelines for Co-Parenting
    New Jersey parenting plans must be filed in divorce or custody cases when the parents cannot agree on all matters. A parenting plan can be used to help co-parents successfully raise their child together.
Rank this Week: 994

Legal Scholarship Blog

Legal Scholarship Blog

Features law-related calls for papers, conferences and workshops. From the Ohio State Moritz College of Law, University of Georgia School of Law, University of Pittsburgh School of Law and University of Washington School of Law.

http://legalscholarshipblog.com
  • Sep 28

    Colloquia/Workshop

    Colloquia/Workshop
    Emory University School of Law Margaret Brinig, University of Notre Dame Law School, presents today her paper entitled Racial and Gender Justice in the Child Welfare and Child Support Systems. The...
  • Sep 26

    Colloquia/Workshop

    Colloquia/Workshop
    Columbia Law School J.J. Prescott, Professor of Law, University of Michigan Law School, presents today for the Center for Law and Economic Studies Workshops. Tulane University Law School Professor Mary Ziegler, Stearns...
  • Sep 21

    Am. Soc’y for Bioethics & Humanities – Washington, DC

    Am. Soc’y for Bioethics & Humanities – Washington, DC
    The American Society for Bioethics & Humanities holds its annual meeting Oct. 6-9, 2016, in Washington, DC.
Rank this Week: 20

The Verdict

The Verdict

Topics range from Iowa to the national scene but concentrate heavily on Iowa cases. By Stephen D Lombardi.

http://www.lombardilaw.com/blog/
  • Sep 28

    Self-Driving Cars and The Reality of When They Will Emerge

    Self-Driving Cars and The Reality of When They Will Emerge
    Automated or self-driving cars are in the news a lot these days as auto makers discuss the real possibility of putting them on the street and what that will mean for drivers and passengers.  As the news has indicated, some of the…
  • Sep 27

    More Airbag-Related Trouble for Takata Corporation

    More Airbag-Related Trouble for Takata Corporation
    Takata Corporation, a Japanese manufacturer of airbags, has come under fire due to numerous airbag malfunctions.  It just recently admitted that as early as 2003, it knew of an airbag inflator rupture in Switzerland and it failed to…
  • Sep 26

    Common Family Law Topics in Iowa

    Common Family Law Topics in Iowa
    Family law cases are always unique, with different relationships among the spouses and/or parents, as well as the different needs of the children.  When spouses are divorcing and do not have children, the case comes down simply to a…
Rank this Week: 240

Elder Law Prof Blog

Elder Law Prof Blog

Edited by Kim Dayton, Rebecca C. Morgan and Katherine C. Pearson.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/elder_law/
Rank this Week: 797

Seattle University Law Library…

Seattle University Law Library INFO

Covers legal news, legal research and library news.

http://lawlibraryblog.seattleu.edu/
  • Sep 28

    Study Aid

    Study Aid
    The library has a variety of study aids located in our reserve section including: Nutshells, Hornbooks, Examples and Explanations, Emanuel Law Outlines and Gilbert Law Summaries.  Search our catalog for specific titles on the library…
  • Sep 27

    Social Justice Monday: Racial (In)Equity and Policing

    Social Justice Monday: Racial (In)Equity and Policing
    Social Justice Monday: Racial (In)Equity and Policing September 26, 2016 The long-smoldering issue of racial bias in policing and the criminal justice system is finally front and center in America’s consciousness. LLSA and ATJI…
  • Sep 22

    Featured Database: Versus Law

    Featured Database: Versus Law
    Like Westlaw and Lexis, Versus Law provides an excellent source of information for researchers interested in looking for information on primary sources of law. Versus Law covers appellate cases, statutes and administrative regulations at both…
Rank this Week: 854

California Corporate & Securities…

California Corporate & Securities Law

Covers California securities law, corporate governance, mergers & acquisitions and securities litigation. By Keith Paul Bishop.

http://calcorporatelaw.com/
  • Sep 28

    California’s D&O Loan Ban And Advancement Of Expense

    California’s D&O Loan Ban And Advancement Of Expense
    Yesterday’s post outlined the general scope of the ban on loans to directors and officers found in Section 315 of the California Corporations Code.  Because Section 315 doesn’t define “loan”, it may not always be…
  • Sep 27

    California’s Ban On Loans To Directors And Officer

    California’s Ban On Loans To Directors And Officer
    California banned loans to directors and officers decades before Congress thought of doing so as part of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002.  Current Corporations Code Section 315 prohibits corporations (defined in Section 162)…
  • Sep 26

    Legislature (Re)Enacts A Maximum De Minimis Finance Lenders Law Exemption

    Legislature (Re)Enacts A Maximum De Minimis Finance Lenders Law Exemption
    The California Finance Lenders Law defines a “finance lender” as anyone that is engaged in the business of making consumer loans or making commercial loans.  Cal. Fin. Code § 22009.  Knowing the definition of…
Rank this Week: 188

New York Law Notes

New York Law Notes

Provides a summary of an Appellate Division case of special interest to New York practitioners.

http://drdiekman.podbean.com
  • Sep 28

    An action on an account stated.

    An action on an account stated.
    Practice point:  An account stated is an agreement between parties to an account based upon prior transactions between them with respect to the correctness of the account items and the balance owing. The agreement is implied where a…
  • Sep 27

    Claims sounding in punitive damages and attorneys' fees.

    Claims sounding in punitive damages and attorneys' fees.
    Practice point:  Whilea plaintiff may pray for relief in the form of punitive damages, the claim may not be pled as a separate cause of action. Similarly, while a plaintiff, if successful, may be entitled to attorneys' fees under the…
  • Sep 26

    Judicial estoppel in a matrimonial action.

    Judicial estoppel in a matrimonial action.
    Practice point:  Sometimes called the doctrine of inconsistent positions, judidical estoppel precludes a party who assumed a certain position in a prior legal proceeding and who secured a favorable judgment from assuming a contrary…
Rank this Week: 811

Legal Scoop on Southwest Florida…

Legal Scoop on Southwest Florida Real Estate

Covers real estate and environmental issues in Southwest Florida. By Henderson Franklin.

http://www.legalscoopswflre.com/
Rank this Week: 518

Food Safety News

Food Safety News

Provides global food safety news & information. By Marler Clark LLP, PS.

http://www.foodsafetynews.com/
  • Sep 27

    Making sure ‘healthy’ means what it says on food package

    Making sure ‘healthy’ means what it says on food package
    With final rules on the Nutrition Facts label published, consumers soon will see an updated label on food packages that makes the calories and serving sizes of products easier to see and that gives them additional nutrition information, such…
  • Sep 27

    Public warned about recalled ground beef in Texas after E. coli test result

    Public warned about recalled ground beef in Texas after E. coli test result
    Consumers and retailers in Texas are urged to be on the lookout for ground beef from Caviness Beef Packers after a positive test result for E. coli O103. An unnamed company processed beef trim from Caviness into ground beef. Caviness, based…
  • Sep 27

    Deadly Legionnaires’ disease hits Seattle and Memphi

    Deadly Legionnaires’ disease hits Seattle and Memphi
    Waterborne Legionnaires’ disease bacteria has killed two University of Washington Medical Center patients and closed a Memphis beltway hotel. The UW Medical Center has diagnosed five patients with Legionnaires’ disease, including…
Rank this Week: 404

miabogadoenlinea.net

miabogadoenlinea.net

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

http://www.miabogadoenlinea.net
  • Sep 27

    Disqueras van en contra de YouTube-mp3.org

    Disqueras van en contra de YouTube-mp3.org
    Universal, Warner Bros, Sony y otras disqueras están demandado a la empresa operadora del sitio YouTube-mp3.org, que permite a los usuarios obtener de los videos de YouTube los archivos de audio, ya que consideran que viola sus…
  • Sep 27

    Juez de Uganda falla a favor de transnacional sobre plantación de palmera

    Juez de Uganda falla a favor de transnacional sobre plantación de palmera
    Este martes, el juez Wilson Kwesiga del Tribunal Superior de Uganda concluyó que, contrario a la demanda presentada, la empresa de aceites comestibles y detergentes, Bidco Africa, no está violando el derecho de los residentes de…
  • Sep 27

    Otorgan paupérrima compensación a adolescentes árabes lesionados con ácido

    Otorgan paupérrima compensación a adolescentes árabes lesionados con ácido
    Un tribunal del emirato de Fujairah, Emiratos Árabes Unidos, concedió esta semana una compensación de 2.4 millones de dírhams, US$653,425, a los primos Khalifa Al Yamahi, de 17 años de edad, y Jasem Al…
Rank this Week: 499

Patent Docs

Patent Docs

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

http://www.patentdocs.org/
  • Sep 27

    PTAB Life Sciences Report

    PTAB Life Sciences Report
    By John Cravero and Richard Martin -- About the PTAB Life Sciences Report: Each week we will report on recent developments at the PTAB involving life sciences patents. Medtronic Xomed, Inc. v. Neurovision Medical Products, Inc. PTAB Petition:…
  • Sep 26

    Tridim Innovations LLC v. Amazon.com, Inc. (N.D. Cal. 2016)

    Tridim Innovations LLC v. Amazon.com, Inc. (N.D. Cal. 2016)
    "Computer Display System" Patent Found Invalid under § 101 By Joseph Herndon -- Tridim Innovations LLC sued Amazon.com, Inc. for patent infringement of U.S. Patent Nos. 5,838,326 and 5,847,709 in the U.S. District Court for the Northern…
  • Sep 25

    FDA Approves Amjevita -- Amgen's HUMIRA® Biosimilar

    FDA Approves Amjevita -- Amgen's HUMIRA® Biosimilar
    By Andrew Williams -- On Friday, the FDA approved Amgen's application to market Amjevita (adalimumab-atto), a biosimilar to AbbVie's HUMIRA (adalimumab) fully human anti-TNF-α antibody. This marks the fourth biosimilar approved by the…
Rank this Week: 277

Software Intellectual Property…

Software Intellectual Property Report

Covers the places where software intersects the law of intellectual property. By Charles A. Bieneman.

http://swipreport.com/
Rank this Week: 936

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: 576

Class Action Countermeasures

Class Action Countermeasures

Covers class action defense. By McGuireWoods LLP.

http://www.classactioncountermeasures.com
  • Sep 27

    Objectors: The Defense Lawyer’s Friend

    Objectors: The Defense Lawyer’s Friend
    I’ve been busy this week with a number of things, but a few of them, including the upcoming amendments to Rule 23 and prepping for a Strafford webinar on Thursday, have me thinking about the proper role of objectors… Continue…
  • Sep 26

    Week in Review: How the Causes of Action Asserted Impact Which Defendants Face Certification

    Week in Review: How the Causes of Action Asserted Impact Which Defendants Face Certification
    This week we consider a decision that illustrates how the suitability—or unsuitability—of certain causes of action for certification can render certain defendants more susceptible to class actions than others, as well as a state…
  • Sep 20

    Litigation Matters: The Curious Case of Tyson Foods v. Bouaphakeo

    Litigation Matters: The Curious Case of Tyson Foods v. Bouaphakeo
    Just a brief update today.  Last week, the latest edition of the Cato Supreme Court Review was published, and it included an article by yours truly entitled Litigation Matters: The Curious Case of Tyson Foods v. Bouaphakeo.…
Rank this Week: 961

Verdict

Verdict

Provides legal analysis and commentary on topical legal news and cases.

http://verdict.justia.com/
  • Sep 27

    Indiana Court Rules in Favor of Cell Phone History Privacy

    Indiana Court Rules in Favor of Cell Phone History Privacy
    Cornell University law professor Sherry Colb comments on a recent decision by the Court of Appeals of Indiana, holding that police violated their suspect’s Fourth Amendment rights by acquiring, without a warrant, the suspect’s…
  • Sep 26

    Limits on Grandparent Visitation: The Continuing Ripples of Troxel v. Granville

    Limits on Grandparent Visitation: The Continuing Ripples of Troxel v. Granville
    SMU Dedman School of Law professor Joanna L. Grossman discusses the continuing impact of Troxel v. Granville, a seminal case in family law that addressed third-party visitation rights, particularly those of grandparents. Grossman lays out…
  • Sep 25

    What the Last Eight Years of Federal Government Intervention in the National Economy Has Wrought

    What the Last Eight Years of Federal Government Intervention in the National Economy Has Wrought
    Chapman University, Fowler School of Law, professor Ronald D. Rotunda evaluates the claims of President Obama and presidential candidate Hillary Clinton about the country’s economic gains over the past eight years and finds that those…
Rank this Week: 223

Le blog du droit europeen des…

Le blog du droit europeen des brevets

Covers European patent law (in French).

http://europeanpatentcaselaw.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 27

    T610/11 : l'erreur ne vient pas du mandataire

    T610/11 : l'erreur ne vient pas du mandataire
    Trois semaines après la convocation pour la procédure orale, prévue pour le 8 juillet dernier, le mandataire de la demanderesse avait envoyé un courrier dans lequel il retirait le recours et annonçait qu'il…
  • Sep 25

    La fin des tomate

    La fin des tomate
    Après 2 décisions de la Grande Chambre, et 3 décisions de la Chambre 3.3.04, la saga "tomates" est sur le point de se terminer. Le brevet EP1211926, déposé en 2000, portait sur la production de tomates…
  • Sep 22

    T1377/15 : recours contre une notification selon la règle 71(3) CBE

    T1377/15 : recours contre une notification selon la règle 71(3) CBE
    La division d'examen, étant d'avis que la requête subsidiaire 1 satisfaisait les exigences de la CBE, avait envoyé une notification selon la règle 71(3) CBE accompagnée d'une annexe (formulaire 2906)…
Rank this Week: 818

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 27

    If It Were Real, It Wouldn’t Be “Deemed”

    If It Were Real, It Wouldn’t Be “Deemed”
    The Fifth Circuit last week released an opinion upholding the District Court’s decision not to grant Defense Distributed’s motion for a preliminary injunction.  Defense Distributed had sought a preliminary…
  • Sep 23

    Bad News For Anyone Named Paul Davi

    Bad News For Anyone Named Paul Davi
    ABOVE: Paul Davis Yesterday, the Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) designated PacNet Services, a Canadian payments processing company, and many of its officers and employees as SDNs under the Transnational Criminal…
  • Sep 22

    Don’t Forget Croatia

    Don’t Forget Croatia
    Yesterday, the Bureau of Industry and Security (“BIS”) announced various amendments to the encryption rules. I realize that the encryption rules are a sprawling mess, scattered through various sections of the EAR and written in an…
Rank this Week: 608

Law Office of Michael West P.C.…

Law Office of Michael West P.C. Blog

Covers Georgia law.

http://lawofficeofmichaelwest.com/blog/
  • Sep 27

    3 Ways to Rebuild Your Credit After Filing for Bankruptcy

    3 Ways to Rebuild Your Credit After Filing for Bankruptcy
    In these difficult economic times, many Georgians have found that the best choice for them and their families is to file for bankruptcy in order to come out from under their household debts. Speak to your bankruptcy lawyer to see if…
  • Sep 26

    3 Things To Do Before Meeting with a Bankruptcy Attorney

    3 Things To Do Before Meeting with a Bankruptcy Attorney
    The prospect of filing for bankruptcy can be very intimidating, scary, and stressful – especially if you are going to do it on your own. Because the bankruptcy process can be very confusing, it is highly recommended that most Georgians…
  • Aug 1

    Don’t Put Off Till Tomorrow What You Should Do Today! The Repercussions of Delaying a Bankruptcy Filing

    Don’t Put Off Till Tomorrow What You Should Do Today! The Repercussions of Delaying a Bankruptcy Filing
    Filing for bankruptcy can be a very difficult and stressful process for many Georgian families who are in a constant state of worry because they cannot meet their monthly bills. Because the decision to “take the bankruptcy plunge”…
Rank this Week: 819

Blog Droit International par…

Blog Droit International par Cabinet d'Avocat Francophone de Floride

Blog du cabinet d'avocat et conseil juridique francophone, en francais. By Boyer Law Firm, PLLC.

http://avocatflorideblog.com
  • Sep 27

    Rupture de Contrat d’un Entrepreneur en Floride

    Rupture de Contrat d’un Entrepreneur en Floride
    Notre cabinet voit beaucoup de cas de violation de contrat par des entrepreneurs en Floride. La plus part commencent avec de mauvais contrats. Un contrat qui n’a pas de clause «Temps est Essentiel » est…
  • Sep 25

    Les Elections en Copropriété en Floride Sous Investigation

    Les Elections en Copropriété en Floride Sous Investigation
    Beaucoup des élections en copropriété en Floride actuellement sous enquête par l’État de la Floride sont soupçonnés d’utiliser des bulletins de vote frauduleux. Après les…
  • Sep 22

    Retard Enorme à l’Immigration aux USA

    Retard Enorme à l’Immigration aux USA
    Il est plus important que jamais pour vous de vous assurer que votre demande d’immigration a bien été déposée comme il faut. Le gouvernement fédéral a récemment annoncé que le…
Rank this Week: 421

Food Poison Journal

Food Poison Journal

Covers food poisoning and foodborne illness outbreaks. By Marler Clark.

http://www.foodpoisonjournal.com/
  • Sep 27

    130 with Hepatitis A in Arkansas, Maryland , New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin

    130 with Hepatitis A in Arkansas, Maryland , New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin
    As of today, 105 Virginia residents who had tested positive for hepatitis A reported consuming a smoothie at Tropical Smoothie Café prior to becoming ill. Approximately 35% of the residents, for whom information is available, have…
  • Sep 27

    E. coli O103 Recall of Beef Trim

    E. coli O103 Recall of Beef Trim
    Caviness Beef Packers, a Hereford, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 2,100 pounds of boneless beef trim products that may be contaminated with E. coli O103, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and…
  • Sep 26

    Lawsuit to be Filed on Behalf of Brookline Woman Sickened with E. coli O157:H7

    Lawsuit to be Filed on Behalf of Brookline Woman Sickened with E. coli O157:H7
    Source of illness traced to Adams Farm Slaughterhouse in Athol, Mass; product from Adams linked to multistate outbreak and recall A lawsuit will be brought against Adams Farm Slaughterhouse, LLC (“Adams”) and Eva’s…
Rank this Week: 144

Cape Cod Injury Lawyer Blog

Cape Cod Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Massachusetts injury law. By The Law Offices of John C. Manoog III.

http://www.capecodinjurylawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 946

Securities Law Prof Blog

Securities Law Prof Blog

Covers securities arbitration, state securities law, court decisions and law review articles. By Eric C. Chaffee.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/securities/
  • Sep 27

    Anderson & Brockman on Form 13F filing

    Anderson & Brockman on Form 13F filing
    Anne M. Anderson and Paul Brockman have posted Form 13F (Mis)Filings on SSRN with the following abstract: We examine the reliability of Form 13F filings and document the widespread presence of significant reporting errors. Even among a select…
  • Sep 27

    Karpoff, Koester, Lee & Martin on Financial Misconduct

    Karpoff, Koester, Lee & Martin on Financial Misconduct
    Jonathan M. Karpoff, Allison Koester, D. Scott Lee, and Gerald S. Martin have posted Proxies and Databases in Financial Misconduct Research on SSRN with the following abstract: An extensive accounting and finance literature examines the…
  • Sep 27

    Cong & Xu on Composite Securitie

    Cong & Xu on Composite Securitie
    Lin William Cong and Douglas Xu have posted Rise of Factor Investing: Asset Prices, Informational Efficiency, and Security Design on SSRN with the following abstract: We model financial innovations such as Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs), smart…
Rank this Week: 167

Workplace Class Action Blog

Workplace Class Action Blog

Covers class action litigation issues, including class certification, discovery and defense strategies. By Seyfarth Shaw LLP.

http://www.workplaceclassaction.com/
Rank this Week: 659

Drug Injury Watch

Drug Injury Watch

Site provides developing information about prescription drug side effects as well as up-to-date news from the legal, medical, FDA, and pharmaceutical sectors. From attorney Thomas J. Lamb.

http://www.drug-injury.com/druginjurycom/
Rank this Week: 860

Hill & Ponton Blog

Hill & Ponton Blog

Covers social security and veterans disability law.

http://www.hillandponton.com/blog/
  • Sep 27

    Video Blog – Agent Orange and Neuropathy

    Video Blog – Agent Orange and Neuropathy
    Matthew Hill: Hello and welcome to the Hill and Ponton video blog. I’m Mathew Hill. Carol Ponton: I’m Carol Ponton. Matthew Hill: Today we’re going to talk to you about Agent Orange and peripheral neuropathy. This is…
  • Sep 23

    Combat Related Special Compensation (CRSC):  Do You Qualify?  How Do You Apply?

    Combat Related Special Compensation (CRSC):  Do You Qualify?  How Do You Apply?
    While our firm does not handle military or VA pension claims, we are often asked about these benefits.  As the old saying goes, “knowledge is power.”  It is my hope this post will help to arm you with the information…
  • Sep 22

    When am I ready to hire an Attorney?

    When am I ready to hire an Attorney?
    One would think you can hire an attorney the minute you realize you don’t have any benefits or compensation that is rightfully deserved, but that’s not quite the case. In order for you to hire an attorney for VA benefits and…
Rank this Week: 503

Cultural Heritage Lawyer

Cultural Heritage Lawyer

Covers cultural heritage law and policy topics. By Ricardo A. St. Hilaire.

http://culturalheritagelawyer.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 27

    ICC Sentences War Criminal to Prison for Destroying Timbuktu Heritage [VIDEO]

    ICC Sentences War Criminal to Prison for Destroying Timbuktu Heritage [VIDEO]
    In a landmark decision, today the International Criminal Court (ICC) handed down a nine year prison sentence in the matter of The Prosecutor v. Ahmad Al Faqi Al Mahdi, the first war crimes case specifically focused on the destruction of…
  • Sep 18

    Protecting Cultural Heritage by Revising the Customs Entry Form

    Protecting Cultural Heritage by Revising the Customs Entry Form
    Customs Entry Form 6059BWhen people become aware of the rampant looting, smuggling, and destruction of cultural property, they show concern about preserving humanity's shared cultural heritage. And when U.S. Customs and Border Protection…
  • Aug 22

    One Side of the Coin: ACCG Re-Argues Previously Decided Legal Issues in Baltimore Test Case

    One Side of the Coin: ACCG Re-Argues Previously Decided Legal Issues in Baltimore Test Case
    Some of the ancient coins in dispute in U.S. v. 3 Knife-Shaped Coins.Court decisions in 2014 and 2015 rejected the Ancient Coin Collectors Guild’s (ACCG) demand to revisit legal issues already quashed by the courts in the…
Rank this Week: 909

EvidenceProf Blog

EvidenceProf Blog

Edited by Colin Miller, Jeffrey Bellin and Ben Trachtenberg.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/evidenceprof/
Rank this Week: 768

Lancaster Law Blog

Lancaster Law Blog

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

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

    Beware of Legal Forms Obtained Online

    Beware of Legal Forms Obtained Online
    The Internet is an amazing tool where you can find information on almost anything. Last week, I, Matt Landis, learned how to fix a running toilet by googling it. I searched for “how to fix a running toilet” then watched a YouTube…
  • Sep 26

    Coworking Provides a Valuable Alternative to Commercial Office Space, Working From Home

    Coworking Provides a Valuable Alternative to Commercial Office Space, Working From Home
    You’ve started a business and are exploring options for renting office space. Maybe you’ve even reviewed a few commercial leases, but are hesitant to pull the trigger on a long term lease. Perhaps you work from home and have a…
  • Sep 21

    Social Media Evidence in Court: Part I – How Do You Capture it?

    Social Media Evidence in Court: Part I – How Do You Capture it?
    I recently had an opportunity to speak to the Lancaster Area Paralegal Association at its Second Annual Civil Conference regarding practical tips for using of social media evidence in court. One of the issues I was asked to address was the…
Rank this Week: 735

Recover Investment Losses Blog

Recover Investment Losses Blog

Covers investment scams, broker fraud and broker negligence. By Rex Securities Law.

http://blog.rexsecuritieslaw.com
Rank this Week: 236

Fair and Unbalanced

Fair and Unbalanced

Left-leaning, social justice-minded slant on law and justice issues, the death penalty, politics, and current events.

http://fairandunbalancedblog.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 27

    Crying In Baseball

    Crying In Baseball
    I recently heard someone talk about the power of being intensely passionate about something that you know deep down is really not that important.  And it is just possible that my love of, perhaps obsession with, baseball -- and…
  • Sep 21

    California's Death Penalty Cannot Be Reformed; It Must Be Replaced: Yes on 62 And No on 66

    California's Death Penalty Cannot Be Reformed; It Must Be Replaced: Yes on 62 And No on 66
    Voters have an opportunity to finally put an end to California's failed experiment with the death penalty by passing Proposition 62, and replacing it with a sentence of life without the possibility of parole.The history of California's…
  • Sep 19

    Birtherism And Basket Case

    Birtherism And Basket Case
    This weekend proved that the mainstream media is incapable of handling the sheer volume of dishonesty and deceit that oozes out of the Trump campaign.  After Donald Trump brazenly lied about his role in the birther…
Rank this Week: 800

Media Law Prof Blog

Media Law Prof Blog

By Christine A. Corcos.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/media_law_prof_blog/
  • Sep 27

    Aplin on Filling the IP Gap: Privacy and Tabloidism

    Aplin on Filling the IP Gap: Privacy and Tabloidism
    Tanya Aplin, King's College London, is publishing Filling the IP Gap: Privacy and Tabloidism, in Research Handbook on Intellectual Property in Media and Entertainment (M. Richardson and S. Ricketson eds., Edward Elgar, 2016). Here is the…
  • Sep 27

    Worthy @benworthy1 on Freedom of Information and the Media

    Worthy @benworthy1 on Freedom of Information and the Media
    Ben Worthy, University of London, Birkbeck College, has published Freedom of Information and the Media. Here is the abstract. The media are a powerful constituency of users, lobbyists and defenders of Freedom of Information (FOI) laws. This…
  • Sep 22

    Buccafusco @cjbuccafusco and Sprigman @CJSprigman on the Empirical Testing of IP Law's Foundation

    Buccafusco @cjbuccafusco and Sprigman @CJSprigman on the Empirical Testing of IP Law's Foundation
    Christopher Buccafusco, Cardozo Law School, and Christopher Jon Sprigman, New York University School of Law, are publishing Experiments in Intellectual Property in 2 Research Handbook on the Economics of Intellectual Property Law (Peter…
Rank this Week: 113

Technology & Marketing Law…

Technology & Marketing Law Blog

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

http://blog.ericgoldman.org/
  • Sep 27

    Does the FTC Get a Free Pass From Section 230?–FTC v. LeadClick

    Does the FTC Get a Free Pass From Section 230?–FTC v. LeadClick
    I’ve often joked that the FTC and state AGs choose to live in a fantasy world where Section 230 doesn’t exist. But a new ruling from the Second Circuit has turned my joke on its ear, suggesting that my underlying...
  • Sep 25

    Court Dumps Crappy Trademark & Keyword Ad Case–ONEPul v. BagSpot

    Court Dumps Crappy Trademark & Keyword Ad Case–ONEPul v. BagSpot
    It’s a highlight of my day to read an opinion that starts out: the litigants “are competitors in the dog waste disposal industry.” Blogging can be a crappy gig, but someone’s gotta do it. The litigants have competing…
  • Sep 16

    Trademark Law Can’t Stop Competitor’s Employee Recruitment Efforts–XPO v. R+L

    Trademark Law Can’t Stop Competitor’s Employee Recruitment Efforts–XPO v. R+L
    Con-way and R+L compete in the freight business. XPO bought Con-way, and the acquisition sparked apparently non-speculative concerns that some Con-way employees would be laid off (which layoffs did indeed ensue, e.g., 1, 2). Before any…
Rank this Week: 105

New Jersey Employment Lawyer Blog

New Jersey Employment Lawyer Blog

Covers New Jersey civil rights violations and employment law. By Traub Law.

http://www.newjerseyemploymentlawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 27

    Employer May be Held Liable for Retaliatory Intent of Low Level Employee

    Employer May be Held Liable for Retaliatory Intent of Low Level Employee
    The Second Circuit in Vasquez v. Empress Ambulance Service, Inc., recently adopted the “cat’s paw” theory of liability under Title VII and found that the retaliatory intent of a low-level, non-supervisory employee may be…
  • Jul 22

    NJ Court Refuses to Require Arbitration of Employment Dispute

    NJ Court Refuses to Require Arbitration of Employment Dispute
    The NJ Appellate Division has ruled, once again that it will not require enforcement of an arbitration clause absent a showing that the clause constituted a clear waiver by the plaintiff of his or her right to a jury trial. In Anthony v.…
  • Jul 22

    NJ Court Refuses to Require Arbitration of Employment Dispute

    NJ Court Refuses to Require Arbitration of Employment Dispute
    The NJ Appellate Division has ruled, once again that it will not require enforcement of an arbitration clause absent a showing that the clause constituted a clear waiver by the plaintiff of his or her right to a jury trial. In Anthony v.…
Rank this Week: 398

Maritime Law Blog

Maritime Law Blog

Covers cruise ship passenger and crew member injuries, boating injuries, yachting injuries and commercial fishermen claims. By Brais Brais & Rusak.

http://www.maritimelawblog.net/
  • Sep 27

    Injured Carinval Cruise Passenger Medevaced off Louisiana Coast

    Injured Carinval Cruise Passenger Medevaced off Louisiana Coast
    The Coast Guard is reporting that it medevaced a 60-year-old woman passenger from the Carnival Triumph cruise ship. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a call at 8:43 pm on Monday, September 26th, from the Carnival Triumph requesting a…
  • Sep 26

    Biscayne Bay Boating Accident Sends One Person to the Hospital

    Biscayne Bay Boating Accident Sends One Person to the Hospital
    A boating accident in south Biscayne Bay sends one boater to the hospital. It is being reported that at 2:20 p.m. on Sunday, September 26th, Miami-Dade Fire Rescue crews were called to a boating accident scene where one person was…
  • Sep 26

    Crew Member Air Lifted from Ruby Princess Cruise Ship

    Crew Member Air Lifted from Ruby Princess Cruise Ship
    A 47-year-old crew member of the Ruby Princess cruise ship was airlifted during the early hours of Saturday morning by the U.S. Coast Guard after reports that he was having symptoms of a heart attack. The cruise ship was located…
Rank this Week: 262

Employment and Labour Law

Employment and Labour Law

Covers employment law in Canada. BY FMC Law.

http://www.employmentandlabour.com
  • Sep 27

    Increase to the Alberta Minimum Wage

    Increase to the Alberta Minimum Wage
    Alberta employers are reminded that the general minimum wage in Alberta will be increased on October 1, 2016 to $12.20 per hour, up from $11.20 per hour. Additionally, the current liquor server rate will be eliminated effective October 1,…
  • Sep 27

    Getting Your Act Together – B.C. & Alberta Triennial Pension Assessment

    Getting Your Act Together – B.C. & Alberta Triennial Pension Assessment
    In November 2008, the Alberta/British Columbia Joint Expert Panel on Pension Standards (JEPPS) released its report on pension standards in the two provinces. The report, Getting Our Acts Together, encouraged the two provincial governments to…
  • Sep 19

    Ontario Court Rules that ESA Temporary Layoff may still Result in Constructive Dismissal

    Ontario Court Rules that ESA Temporary Layoff may still Result in Constructive Dismissal
    An Ontario Court has ruled in Bevilacqua v Gracious Living Corporation, 2016 ONSC 4127 that even in cases where an employer has complied with the temporary layoff provisions of the Employment Standards Act, 2000 (the “Act”), the…
Rank this Week: 796

What About Paris?

What About Paris?

Features ideas and thoughts on servicing business clients as valued customers in American law firms. By Dan Hull.

http://www.whataboutclients.com/
  • Sep 27

    HRC 1, DJT 0

    HRC 1, DJT 0
    Credit where it's due re: last night's historic first 2016 POTUS debate in New York City. The evening belonged to HRC. She often played Trump like a piano. But neither were at his or her best. Expect better performances in...
  • Sep 26

    Duke upsets Notre Dame, 38-35. In South Bend.

    Duke upsets Notre Dame, 38-35. In South Bend.
    Amazing Saturday college football news. And in South Bend. Whoa. When I was a Duke student, few ever attended football games. Soccer and of course basketball is what drew student crowds....
  • Sep 24

    Sterling Hayden: Our Purest Lover of Being Alive.

    Sterling Hayden: Our Purest Lover of Being Alive.
    Although Hayden (1916-1986) was not in love with Hollywood or acting, he was a highly regarded actor who was cast in westerns, action films and film noir for over forty years, usually as a leading man. He was also a...
Rank this Week: 231

Criminal Jurisdiction

Criminal Jurisdiction

Covers Texas criminal law topics, including drug crimes, sexual assault, and the death penalty. By John Floyd and Mr. Billy Sinclair.

http://www.johntfloyd.com/blog
  • Sep 27

    FBI’s “End Justifies the Means’ Mentality Generating Increased Judicial Scrutiny

    FBI’s “End Justifies the Means’ Mentality Generating Increased Judicial Scrutiny
    The FBI has a sordid history of being cavalier about the Constitutional protections guaranteed the people of this country, a reputation that lingers since the days of J. Edgar Hoover. This famed “crime-fighter” believed a…
  • Sep 27

    Effects of Embezzlement Justification for Serious Penaltie

    Effects of Embezzlement Justification for Serious Penaltie
    The U.S. Sentencing Commission is an independent agency in federal judicial branch of government.  Established by Congress in 1984, the Commission’s primary purpose is “to establish sentencing policies and practices for the…
  • Sep 22

    15 Dallas Women Accused of Running Brothel

    15 Dallas Women Accused of Running Brothel
    Secret Dallas is a website that offers a “collection of links to the interesting and unusual Dallas entertainment and attractions that few visitors ever see during a typical visit.”   In effect, the website is a internet tour…
Rank this Week: 841

Credit Slips

Credit Slips

Discusses credit and bankruptcy. By Professors Bob Lawless, Angela Littwin, Katie Porter, John Pottow, Deborah Thorne and Elizabeth Warren.

http://www.creditslips.org/creditslips/
  • Sep 27

    Are Consumer Protection Regulations Harming the Middle Class?

    Are Consumer Protection Regulations Harming the Middle Class?
    A new paper by Franceso D'Acunto and Albert Rossi, both at the University of Maryland's Department of Finance, contends that the Dodd-Frank Act resulted in "a substantial redistribution of credit from middle-class households to wealthy…
  • Sep 26

    Premier Cru American Express Billing Disputes and the Deceptive Nature of TILA Section 170

    Premier Cru American Express Billing Disputes and the Deceptive Nature of TILA Section 170
    I'm not an oenophile. But some folks are, and some of them spend very large amounts of money on wine, even without knowing how it tastes. Not surprisingly, this is a market vulnerable to fraud. One fraud varietal is simply...
  • Sep 24

    Venezuela

    Venezuela
    John Dizard has a useful, and clearly written, piece on the lay of the land in this morning's FT. What puzzles me is why PDVSA, the national oil company, has not done a UK scheme of arrangement or a US...
Rank this Week: 934

White Plains Personal Injury…

White Plains Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers car accidents and insurance issues. By Dominick J Robustelli & Associates, PLLC.

http://www.whiteplainspersonalinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 27

    PHONE USE & DISTRACTED DRIVERS REVISITED

    PHONE USE & DISTRACTED DRIVERS REVISITED
    The number of texting tickets in New York continue to increase in 2015.  According to an article in The Journal News on April 11, 2016 by Joseph Spector, state and local police issued 84,720 tickets for texting while driving in 2015, an…
  • Sep 1

    YOUNGSTERS AND HEAD INJURIES

    YOUNGSTERS AND HEAD INJURIES
    Much has been made of professional football players and head injuries.  The NFL paid millions to retired players who sustained concussions and brain injuries.  Many articles deal with college football players’ head…
  • Aug 19

    ZOMBIE PROPERTIES

    ZOMBIE PROPERTIES
    Since January, 2016, The Journal News has published a number of articles dealing with abandoned properties where the legal owner has left property because the property is underwater meaning, the property is valued below the mortgage that is…
Rank this Week: 896

Missouri Injury Attorneys Blog

Missouri Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers Missouri motor vehicle crash, medical malpractice and wrongful death cases. By The A.W. Smith Law Firm, P.C.

http://www.missouriinjuryattorneysblog.com/
  • Sep 27

    Ronald Bowne is Killed in this mornings Highway 63 Crash.

    Ronald Bowne is Killed in this mornings Highway 63 Crash.
    BOONE COUNTY, Mo – If you are from northern Boone County, chances are you know someone from the Bowne family. We are sad to learn that this morning’s car crash on Highway 63 claimed the life of Ron Bowne, 62, of Clark, Missouri.…
  • Sep 14

    Belle Missouri Resident Sherrie Pyatt is Struck and Killed by a Vehicle.

    Belle Missouri Resident Sherrie Pyatt is Struck and Killed by a Vehicle.
    BELLE, MISSOURI- It is apparent that Sherrie B. Pyatt of Belle Missouri was loved by many. If you are in doubt, check out the Facebook page of “Office of the Maries County Sheriff Chris Heitman“.          …
  • Sep 14

    Belle Missouri Resident Sherrie Pyatt is Struck and Killed by a Vehicle.

    Belle Missouri Resident Sherrie Pyatt is Struck and Killed by a Vehicle.
    BELLE, MISSOURI- It is apparent that Sherrie B. Pyatt of Belle Missouri was loved by many. If you are in doubt, check out the Facebook page of “Office of the Maries County Sheriff Chris Heitman“.          …
Rank this Week: 749