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Media Law Prof Blog

Media Law Prof Blog

By Christine A. Corcos.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/media_law_prof_blog/
Rank this Week: 226

All Family Law Group, P.A.

All Family Law Group, P.A.

Covers divorce, family law and bankruptcy.

http://www.familymaritallaw.blogspot.com
  • Dec 9

    Key Terms Everyone Getting Divorced Should Know

    Key Terms Everyone Getting Divorced Should Know
    Making the decision to divorce a spouse is one of the largest, hardest, and most far-reaching acts a person can make in their life. The impact of divorce goes far beyond the couple, especially if they have children, and extends to family and…
  • Dec 1

    The Lesser Known Option to End Marriage: Annulment

    The Lesser Known Option to End Marriage: Annulment
    When married individuals consider ending their marriage divorce is usually the first and only option they explore. This default starting point makes sense when one thinks about the lack of other viable options discussed and/or known by most…
  • Nov 30

    Divorce and Mediation

    Divorce and Mediation
    Given the emotional, financial and legal upheaval divorce creates for most couples, it is easy to understand why divorcing spouses have trouble seeing issues eye-to-eye. Typically, a person’s entire world changes in the wake of divorce,…
Rank this Week: 340

Canadian Competition & Antitrust…

Canadian Competition & Antitrust Law

Covers Canadian competition law. By by Steve Szentesi.

http://www.ipvancouverblog.com/
  • Dec 9

    Guilty Plea in Bid-Rigging Case Highlights Competition Bureau’s Ongoing Procurement Focu

    Guilty Plea in Bid-Rigging Case Highlights Competition Bureau’s Ongoing Procurement Focu
    December 9, 2016 Practical Law Canada Competition has published a new Legal Update, which discusses a recent whistleblower case where a federal employee pleaded guilty to failing to report wrongdoing under the Financial Administration Act.…
  • Dec 8

    Whistleblowers and the Competition Act: Key Point

    Whistleblowers and the Competition Act: Key Point
    December 8, 2016 I receive quite a few inquiries about how the Competition Bureau (Bureau) works, what kinds of claims can be made under the Competition Act and how to report potential competition law violations to the Bureau (and what…
  • Dec 7

    Leading Brand Settles “Made in Canada” Case, Second Use of Competition Tribunal’s Mediation Proce

    Leading Brand Settles “Made in Canada” Case, Second Use of Competition Tribunal’s Mediation Proce
    December 7, 2016 Earlier today, the Competition Bureau (Bureau) announced that Moose Knuckles has entered into a settlement to resolve alleged false or misleading “Made in Canada” claims relating to its down-filled parkas (see:…
Rank this Week: 364

The White Law Group's Securities…

The White Law Group's Securities Fraud Blog

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

http://www.whitesecuritieslaw.com/securities-fraud/blog/
  • Dec 9

    Stifel, Nicolaus & Ex-Exec to pay $24.6 Million

    Stifel, Nicolaus & Ex-Exec to pay $24.6 Million
    Stifel, Nicolaus & Co and ex-exec, David Noack have agreed to pay $24.6 million to resolve claims arising from the sale of risky investment products to five Wisconsin school districts prior to the financial crisis of 2008. The SEC…
  • Dec 7

    Muni Bonds Sinking as Rates are Rising

    Muni Bonds Sinking as Rates are Rising
    Since the election, much of the financial commentary has centered on the stock market’s surprising surge. But the largest changes by far have been in expectations for interest rates, which, in turn, have affected the bond markets. The…
  • Dec 6

    UBS Loses $18.6 Million over Puerto Rico Bond

    UBS Loses $18.6 Million over Puerto Rico Bond
    UBS Financial Services Inc. lost again in another arbitration claim regarding Puerto Rico closed-end municipal bond funds, this time for $18.6 million. This marks the largest award involving Puerto Rico bond funds to date, according to FINRA.…
Rank this Week: 338

Brain Damage Articles and…

Brain Damage Articles and Information

Features commentary and updates on brain damage, concussion and coma. By Gordon Johnson.

http://tbilaw.com/blog/
  • Dec 9

    Stem Cell Treatment May Help CTE

    Stem Cell Treatment May Help CTE
    At the Ohio Stem Cell Treatment Center in Cleveland, doctors are using their patient’s’ own body to heal them, according to Fox 4 KC. NFL champion Matt Wilhelm is going to give this kind of treatment a try to treat chronic…
  • Dec 7

    Study: Urine Test for Fatigue Could Prevent Accident

    Study: Urine Test for Fatigue Could Prevent Accident
    Many times in the news this year, we have heard about bus and car crashes that have had devastating results. Sometimes accidents could be caused by fatigue of the truck, bus, and car drivers. Other jobs that hold lives in their hands are…
  • Dec 6

    Sleep deprivation may cause brain damage in children

    Sleep deprivation may cause brain damage in children
    Children who don’t get enough sleep may be at risk for structural changes in their brain matter, according to CDA News. A study from the University Hospital of Zurich found that sleep deprivation can cause damage to the back parts of…
Rank this Week: 267

taxgirl

taxgirl

Covers corporate, non-profit, estates, individual or international taxes. By Kelly Erb.

http://www.forbes.com/sites/kellyphillipserb/
Rank this Week: 365

El Conta punto com

El Conta punto com

Herramientas para los contadores -México-

http://elconta.com/
Rank this Week: 337

California Appellate Report

California Appellate Report

Thoughts on recent Ninth Circuit and California appellate cases, by University of San Diego School of Law Professor Shaun Martin.

http://calapp.blogspot.com/
  • Dec 9

    People v. Franklin (Cal. Ct. App. - June 30, 2016)

    People v. Franklin (Cal. Ct. App. - June 30, 2016)
    This is not a good relationship."Crystal Delgado dated appellant on and off over a nine-month period from February to November 2013."  Okay, every relationship has its ups and downs."They fought frequently . . . ."  Not good, but…
  • Dec 7

    Munoz Santos v. Thomas (9th Cir. - July 28, 2016)

    Munoz Santos v. Thomas (9th Cir. - July 28, 2016)
    One possible view of this en banc opinion is to perceive it as a classic liberal/conservative split in which the former outnumber the latter in the draw.  And, to a degree, that's true.The dissent consists of Judges Callahan and Ikuta.…
  • Dec 6

    Japanese Village v. FTA (9th Cir. - Dec. 6, 2016)

    Japanese Village v. FTA (9th Cir. - Dec. 6, 2016)
    Bonus question for the day:The shortened caption for this opinion is "Japanese Village v. FTA."  What's the FTA?(No peeking).Answer:........The Federal Transit Administration.Give yourself a dollar if you got that one correct.P.S. - The…
Rank this Week: 264

Slaw

Slaw

A Canadian cooperative weblog on all things legal.

http://www.slaw.ca
  • Dec 9

    Promoting Parenting Assessments by Discouraging Complaint

    Promoting Parenting Assessments by Discouraging Complaint
    In family law disputes, parenting assessments – also called bilateral assessments, custody and access reports, parenting evaluations and so on – are reports prepared by mental health professionals aimed at providing parents and…
  • Dec 9

    One Good Habit All Associates Need to Break

    One Good Habit All Associates Need to Break
    Miranda is stressed out and fighting fires on all her files. A slew of sudden departures and maternity leaves have left her as the lone associate in a busy corporate practice. She has more work than she can handle and is behind on it all…
  • Dec 9

    Empathy in the Law: Does the Robin Camp Inquiry Committee Recommendation Encourage a “Postempathy Era”?

    Empathy in the Law: Does the Robin Camp Inquiry Committee Recommendation Encourage a “Postempathy Era”?
    What role should empathy have in a system of laws? What does an empathetic legal system look like? In a recent article on the Robin Camp case, Brenda Cossman raised concerns about the Canadian Judicial Council Inquiry Committee recommendation…
Rank this Week: 373

Financial Counsel

Financial Counsel

Covers compliance, employment and industry intelligence for investment professionals and investment, planning and regulatory intelligence for investors. By James J. Eccleston.

http://financialcounselblog.com
  • Dec 9

    Ex-Wells Fargo Adviser Receives 2-Year Suspension

    Ex-Wells Fargo Adviser Receives 2-Year Suspension
    From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC:FINRA has charged a former Wells Fargo adviser named Jack Donnarumma from White Plains, New York, with allegedly misrepresenting himself as a Wells Fargo personal banker and bank officer…
  • Dec 8

    FINRA Discipline: FINRA Rule 9214

    FINRA Discipline: FINRA Rule 9214
    From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC:This is the fourth of a series of posts to discuss the rules associated with the FINRA disciplinary process. FINRA Rule 9214 gives authority to the chief hearing officer to order the…
  • Dec 7

    FINRA’s Acceptance, Waiver and Consent Settlement (AWC)-Part 3

    FINRA’s Acceptance, Waiver and Consent Settlement (AWC)-Part 3
    From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC:This is the third of three posts to discuss FINRA Rule 9216. This post will discuss the “consent” portion of the rule related to regulatory (disciplinary) settlement…
Rank this Week: 344

Small Government Contracts Blog

Small Government Contracts Blog

Offers legal news, notes and commentary of interest to small government contractors. By Steven Koprince.

http://smallgovcon.com/
  • Dec 9

    SmallGovCon Week In Review: December 5-9, 2016

    SmallGovCon Week In Review: December 5-9, 2016
    I don’t know about your part of the country, but here in Lawrence, the temperatures have plunged and it has finally felt like winter for the first time.  When temps get cold, I prefer to stay inside with a hot beverage, but I have…
  • Dec 9

    2017 NDAA Increases DoD’s Micro-Purchase Threshold To $5,000

    2017 NDAA Increases DoD’s Micro-Purchase Threshold To $5,000
    The 2017 National Defense Authorization Act will increase the DoD’s micro-purchase threshold to $5,000. Under the conference bill recently approved by both House and Senate, the DoD’s micro-purchase threshold will be $1,500…
  • Dec 8

    2017 NDAA Authorizes $250 Million For New Small Business Prototyping Program

    2017 NDAA Authorizes $250 Million For New Small Business Prototyping Program
    Good news for small business looking to break into Department of Defense contracting: the 2017 NDAA establishes a new prototyping pilot program for small businesses and nontraditional defense contractors to develop new and innovative…
Rank this Week: 366

Truth on the Market

Truth on the Market

Commentary on business law, antitrust, and corporate governance by law professors and economists. By Adam Mossoff, Ben Sperry, Eric Helland, Geoffrey Manne, Gus Hurwitz, Larry Ribstein, Mike Sykuta, Paul Rubin and Thom Lambert.

http://truthonthemarket.com/
  • Dec 9

    Public Knowledge’s Lonely Echo Chamber of Copyright Advocacy

    Public Knowledge’s Lonely Echo Chamber of Copyright Advocacy
    Yesterday the Chairman and Ranking Member of the House Judiciary Committee issued the first set of policy proposals following their long-running copyright review process. These proposals were principally aimed at ensuring that the IT demands…
  • Dec 8

    Supreme Court’s Samsung v. Apple Decision and the Status of Design Patent

    Supreme Court’s Samsung v. Apple Decision and the Status of Design Patent
    On December 6 the U.S. Supreme Court handed down its much anticipated decision in Samsung Electronic Co. v. Apple Inc.  The opinion deferred for another day clarification of key policy questions raised by the design patent system.…
  • Dec 6

    When Past Is Not Prologue: The Weakness of the Economic Evidence Against Health Insurance Merger

    When Past Is Not Prologue: The Weakness of the Economic Evidence Against Health Insurance Merger
    I just posted a new ICLE white paper, co-authored with former ICLE Associate Director, Ben Sperry: When Past Is Not Prologue: The Weakness of the Economic Evidence Against Health Insurance Mergers. Yesterday the hearing in the DOJ’s…
Rank this Week: 261

North Carolina Divorce Lawyers…

North Carolina Divorce Lawyers Blog

Covers family law. By Woodruff Family Law Group.

http://www.northcarolinadivorcelawyersblog.com/
  • Dec 9

    Child Abuse & Spousal Privilege

    Child Abuse & Spousal Privilege
    By: Jennifer Crissman, Woodruff Family Law Group             As a parent, it is a nightmare even to imagine your child being harmed. But for some families in the Piedmont, this is a grim…
  • Dec 7

    Planning for Retirement Post-Divorce

    Planning for Retirement Post-Divorce
    Carolyn Woodruff, a North Carolina CPA and Family Law Specialist, frequently is faced in sending a divorce client in the right direction after receiving a retirement plan in a divorce settlement.   Here are her thoughts on the subject:…
  • Dec 2

    He Said, She Said: Admission of Hearsay Statements Regarding Child Sexual Abuse in Custody Cases: Part 12 of 12 Part

    He Said, She Said: Admission of Hearsay Statements Regarding Child Sexual Abuse in Custody Cases: Part 12 of 12 Part
    Jennifer Crissman, Attorney, Woodruff Family Law Group In the final installment of our twelve-part practical series for attorneys practicing in Guilford and surrounding counties, we will review the case of State v. Deanes. In our hypothetical…
Rank this Week: 300

Michael Geist's Blog

Michael Geist's Blog

Covers technology and DRM. By Michael Geist.

http://www.michaelgeist.ca
  • Dec 9

    Canadian Copyright Reform Requires Fix to the Fair Dealing Gap

    Canadian Copyright Reform Requires Fix to the Fair Dealing Gap
    In the decade of lobbying leading up to the reform of Canadian copyright law in 2012, copyright lobby groups had one core message: Canada needed to implement and ratify the World Intellectual Property Organization's Internet treaties. While…
  • Dec 8

    Upon Further Review, the Ruling Should Stand: Why the CRTC Made the Right Call on the Super Bowl Simsub Ban

    Upon Further Review, the Ruling Should Stand: Why the CRTC Made the Right Call on the Super Bowl Simsub Ban
    The CRTC's 2015 decision to ban simultaneous substitution from the Super Bowl broadcast starting in February 2017 has generated renewed criticism in recent days as the NFL, Bell, and the U.S. government launch a lobbying blitz against the…
  • Dec 7

    Google v. Equustek: The SCC Hearing on Internet Jurisdiction and Free Speech

    Google v. Equustek: The SCC Hearing on Internet Jurisdiction and Free Speech
    The Supreme Court of Canada heard arguments in Google v. Equustek Solutions, a hugely important Internet case with implications for Internet jurisdiction and free speech online. I wrote about the lower court and appellate court decisions and…
Rank this Week: 370

China Law Blog

China Law Blog

Covers China business, travel and news. By Dan Harris and Steve Dickinson.

http://www.chinalawblog.com/
  • Dec 9

    Six Myths About China Employee Non-Compete Agreement

    Six Myths About China Employee Non-Compete Agreement
    There are many Issues and many myths related to China employee non-competes, in large part because this is a complicated and very localized aspect of China employment laws. In this post, I set out the following six common myths I and the…
  • Dec 8

    China Trademarks: Michael Jordan Emerges Victorious (Sort of)

    China Trademarks: Michael Jordan Emerges Victorious (Sort of)
    In a surprising decision the Supreme People’s Court of China gave Michael Jordan a partial victory in his long-running trademark battle with Qiaodan Sports. As I wrote last year, Jordan has been trying for years to cancel trademarks he…
  • Dec 8

    Getting Money Out of China: It’s Complicated, Part 4

    Getting Money Out of China: It’s Complicated, Part 4
    In the original post in this series, Getting Money Out of China: It’s Complicated, I wrote on how incredibly frequently Western companies have been seeking the help of my firm’s China lawyers in an (often desperate)…
Rank this Week: 192

Wise Law Blog

Wise Law Blog

Covers law and politics. By Garry J. Wise.

http://wiselaw.blogspot.com/
  • Dec 9

    Law Clerk’s Corner: 5 Things I have Learned as a Law Clerk

    Law Clerk’s Corner: 5 Things I have Learned as a Law Clerk
    BY LARA FRIEDMANBetween finishing school, to being a Law Clerk Co-op Student, to now being a full-time employee atWise Law Office I have learned a multitude of tips that will help me as my career continues.Here are 5 important tips that have…
  • Dec 8

    Powers of Attorney for Personal Care: Great Power with Great Responsibility

    Powers of Attorney for Personal Care: Great Power with Great Responsibility
    BY PAUL B. ADAMA Power of Attorney for Personal Care is a document that sometimes gets referred to, or thought of, as a "living will" or "advanced care directive".Those names have been introduced into our everyday terminology by way of…
  • Dec 8

    LawFact of the Day: Wills and Estate

    LawFact of the Day: Wills and Estate
    Here is your daily LawFact from Wise Law for Thursday December 8, 2016. Today we are talking about Wills and Estates.A video posted by Wise Law Office (@wiselaw) on Dec 8, 2016 at 7:19am PSTIn Ontario, you may complete a Power of Attorney for…
Rank this Week: 342

UK Human Rights Blog

UK Human Rights Blog

Covers UK and European human rights cases and laws. By 1 Crown Office Row.

http://ukhumanrightsblog.com
  • Dec 9

    Aggrieved student wins right to challenge degree grade in full trial

    Aggrieved student wins right to challenge degree grade in full trial
    Siddiqui v University of Oxford [2016] EWHC 3150 (5 December 2016) – read judgment This case raises the interesting question of whether a disappointed graduate may call upon the courts to redress a grievance concerning the grade he was…
  • Dec 1

    The Round Up – ‘Snooper’s Charter’ set to become law

    The Round Up – ‘Snooper’s Charter’ set to become law
    The Investigatory Powers Act 2016 The Investigatory Powers Act 2016 is set to become law in the United Kingdom following its passing of the third stage of legislative scrutiny earlier this month. The Act seeks to consolidate and amend…
  • Nov 30

    Witness Protection: Can non-parties appeal critical findings made in a judgment which infringe their human rights?

    Witness Protection: Can non-parties appeal critical findings made in a judgment which infringe their human rights?
    Re: W (A child) [2016] EWCA Civ 1140 – read judgment Summary A Family Court judgment was severely critical of two witnesses and the applicant local authority. In an oral “bullet point” judgment at the end of the hearing, the…
Rank this Week: 232

Ohio Employer's Law Blog

Ohio Employer's Law Blog

Provides updates and commentary on current employment law headlines and topics. By Kohrman Jackson & Krantz PLL.

http://www.ohioemployerlawblog.com/
  • Dec 9

    WIRTW #441 (the “Burl Ives” edition)

    WIRTW #441 (the “Burl Ives” edition)
    Christmas Carol and the Old 97’s are two things that make me very happy. Do you know what makes me happier? When the Old 97’s sing a Christmas carol. For this week’s musical share, I bring you Rhett and the boys…
  • Dec 8

    Ohio set to elevate gun ownership to a protected employment class #TerribleIdea

    Ohio set to elevate gun ownership to a protected employment class #TerribleIdea
    How do you get conservative lawmakers to agree to add a protected class to an employment discrimination law? Focus on protecting on gun ownership, apparently. Believe it or not, the right to conceal carry is about to join race, sex,…
  • Dec 8

    Ohio set to elevate gun ownership to a protected employment class #TerribleIdea

    Ohio set to elevate gun ownership to a protected employment class #TerribleIdea
    How do you get conservative lawmakers to agree to add a protected class to an employment discrimination law? Focus on protecting on gun ownership, apparently. Believe it or not, the right to conceal carry is about to join race, sex,…
Rank this Week: 333

The Employer Handbook

The Employer Handbook

Covers labor and employment law of PA, NJ and DE businesses. By Eric B. Meyer.

http://www.theemployerhandbook.com/
  • Dec 9

    Trump’s new DOL pick has zero damns to give about the new overtime rule

    Trump’s new DOL pick has zero damns to give about the new overtime rule
    Yesterday, President Elect Donald J. Trump tapped Andy Puzder to run the Department of Labor. Over on that Twitter jawn, I was asked for my hot take on what Mr. Puzder’s appointment as Secretary of Labor means for the…
  • Dec 8

    Can you fire an employee whom you learn is “alt-right”?

    Can you fire an employee whom you learn is “alt-right”?
    What the heck do pistachios have to do with the Alternative Right also known as the “alt-right” or white nationalists? Well, multiple news outlets, Philly.com (here) among others, are reporting that Emily Youcis, better known…
  • Dec 7

    Join me at 3 pm EST today on Twitter for a SHRM #nextchat on these dang DOL #OvertimeRules.

    Join me at 3 pm EST today on Twitter for a SHRM #nextchat on these dang DOL #OvertimeRules.
    Today is your lucky day. For, your see, I have received special permission from my Illuminati brothers and sisters to share with you the secret to navigating this morass that is the U.S. Department of Labor overtime rules and the…
Rank this Week: 309

Chicago IP Litigation Blog

Chicago IP Litigation Blog

Covers Northern District of Illinois intellectual property cases. By R. David Donoghue.

http://www.chicagoiplitigation.com/
  • Dec 9

    Court Sua Sponte Dismisses Patent Case for Improper Venue

    Court Sua Sponte Dismisses Patent Case for Improper Venue
    Anuwave LLC v. Assoc. Banc-Corp. d/b/a Assoc. Bank, N.A., No. 16 C 9925, Slip Op. (N.D. Ill. Oct. 26, 2016) (Shadur, Sen. J.). Judge Shadur sua sponte dismissed plaintiff Anuwave’s patent complaint for improper venue with leave to…
  • Dec 7

    Specific Jurisdiction Over Entity Does Not Guarantee Jurisdiction Over its Corporate Parent

    Specific Jurisdiction Over Entity Does Not Guarantee Jurisdiction Over its Corporate Parent
    Weber-Stephen Prods., LLC v. Char-Broil, LLC, No. 16 C 4483, Slip Op. (N.D. Ill. Oct. 5, 2016) (Gettleman, J.). Judge Gettleman denied defendant Char-Broil’s Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(2) motion to dismiss for lack of personal jurisdiction…
  • Dec 5

    Personal Jurisdiction Not Waived by Consent to Jurisdiction in Prior Case

    Personal Jurisdiction Not Waived by Consent to Jurisdiction in Prior Case
    Johnson v. Barrier, No. 15 C 3928, Slip Op. (N.D. Ill. Jun. 28, 2016) (St. Eve, J.). Judge St. Eve granted defendant UMG Recordings’ (“UMG”) Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(2) motion to dismiss plaintiff’s complaint for lack of…
Rank this Week: 296

CA Divorce Mediation

CA Divorce Mediation

Introduces people to the mediation process as an alternative to a traditional divorce. By California Divorce Mediators.

http://www.cadivorcemediators.com/blog/
  • Dec 9

    Going for A Collaborative Or Mediated Divorce

    Going for A Collaborative Or Mediated Divorce
    Divorce courts in California work under the same rules used to courts to tackle other disputes. It is seen  frequently that such courts are unable to function properly in solving disputes related to divorce. Collaborative or mediation…
  • Dec 8

    What To Do About Hidden Assets In Divorce

    What To Do About Hidden Assets In Divorce
    It is a common occurrence for warring spouses to hide assets when in the course of a contentious divorce. There are a number of ways a spouse may disguise or at least undervalue assets. One of the most common ways is to overlook or undervalue…
  • Dec 7

    Religion & The Issue of Child Custody

    Religion & The Issue of Child Custody
    If the parents of a child are of different faiths, and they separate, there may not be agreement on the religion the child will follow. This is increasingly common as the number of interfaith marriages are on the rise. High divorce rate can…
Rank this Week: 174

Food Safety News

Food Safety News

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

http://www.foodsafetynews.com/
  • Dec 8

    Stonewall Kitchen recalls mixes for tainted powdered milk

    Stonewall Kitchen recalls mixes for tainted powdered milk
    A second company has issued a recall of pancake and waffle mixes — this time Stonewall Kitchen — because the FDA found Salmonella at a manufacturing facility where powdered milk for the mixes was produced. The Stonewall Kitchen…
  • Dec 8

    Meatloaf recalled because of undeclared allergens, wrong label

    Meatloaf recalled because of undeclared allergens, wrong label
    Taylor Farms Northwest LLC of Kent, WA, is recalling meatloaf products because of misbranding and undeclared allergens. There is concern consumers may have the improperly labeled products in their homes because they have sell-by dates of Dec.…
  • Dec 8

    Two years later, state is still trying to shut down meat processor

    Two years later, state is still trying to shut down meat processor
    A slaughterhouse-meat processing business in Auburn, WA, that lost its license two years ago because of food safety violations is still operating and now under court order to cease operations. Rickson Vilog, owner of Vilog Livestock, is under…
Rank this Week: 239

miabogadoenlinea.net

miabogadoenlinea.net

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

http://www.miabogadoenlinea.net
  • Dec 8

    Caso de Sofía Vergara se relaciona con decisión que ordena destrucción de embrione

    Caso de Sofía Vergara se relaciona con decisión que ordena destrucción de embrione
    Ante los tribunales de Luisiana, en los Estados Unidos, Nick Loeb, el exesposo de la actriz colombiana Sofía Vergara, presentó una nueva demanda que busca que le entreguen los óvulos de ella fecundados con semen del…
  • Dec 8

    Acción legal contra Alemania y Reino Unido por no haber impuesto sanciones a Volkswagen

    Acción legal contra Alemania y Reino Unido por no haber impuesto sanciones a Volkswagen
    En su paquete mensual de decisiones sobre procedimientos por incumplimiento, la Comisión Europea ha emprendido acciones jurídicas contra diversos Estados miembros por no haber cumplido adecuadamente las obligaciones que en…
  • Dec 8

    Doris Leuthard será la nueva presidente de Suiza

    Doris Leuthard será la nueva presidente de Suiza
    Durante 2017 la presidente de Suiza será Doris Leuthard, una abogada y política de 53 años de edad, y que actualmente es la integrante con mayor antigüedad del Consejo Federal, órgano ejecutivo, integrado por…
Rank this Week: 336

The D & O Diary

The D & O Diary

News and commentary on Directors and Officers Liability. By Kevin M. LaCroix.

http://www.dandodiary.com/
Rank this Week: 254

Law & Humanities Blog

Law & Humanities Blog

About law, literature and the humanities. By the Law & Humanities Institute.

http://lawlit.blogspot.com/
  • Dec 8

    Want More Westworld? @WestworldHBO

    Want More Westworld? @WestworldHBO
    "Hell is empty, and all the devils are here." Well, there's a lot of Westworld coverage, and it seems to be just about everywhere (just like those hosts would like to be, apparently), so it's hard to keep track of, but The Hollywood…
  • Dec 8

    Canadian Journal of Women and the Law/Revue Femmes et Droit, Vol. 28, Issue 3 (Nov. 2016) Now Available

    Canadian Journal of Women and the Law/Revue Femmes et Droit, Vol. 28, Issue 3 (Nov. 2016) Now Available
    Now available through Project MUSE:Canadian Journal of Women and the Law/Revue Femmes et Droit Volume 28, Issue 3, November 2016La régulation du genre dans la coexistence des niveaux de droit : regards croisés Europe-Canada /…
  • Dec 8

    "The Good Fight," New CBS Legal Drama, Premieres February 19th on CBS All-Acce

    "The Good Fight," New CBS Legal Drama, Premieres February 19th on CBS All-Acce
    The Good Fight, the spinoff of CBS's long-running legal and relationship drama The Good Wife, will premiere February 19th on CBS's All-Access service. The show stars Christine Baranski, who reprises her role as Diane Lockhart, and…
Rank this Week: 262

CommLawBlog

CommLawBlog

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

http://www.commlawblog.com/
  • Dec 8

    Blanket Import Waiver, Extended

    Blanket Import Waiver, Extended
    FCC extends waiver of Form 740 import declarations As we’ve reported here and here, the Commission is proposing to modify some import declaration rules (i.e. Sections 2.1203 and 2.1205) that require, in part, that importers of RF…
  • Dec 8

    GMR Strikes Back

    GMR Strikes Back
    We previously informed you about the Radio Music License Committee’s (RMLC) antitrust lawsuit filed against the “fourth” performing rights organization (“PRO”), Global Music Rights (“GMR”) for…
  • Dec 6

    FHH Webinar: What You Need to Know About Global Music Rights and the RMLC’s Lawsuit Against It

    FHH Webinar: What You Need to Know About Global Music Rights and the RMLC’s Lawsuit Against It
    Many broadcasters are telling FHH they’ve been contacted by the Radio Music License Committee about a lawsuit the RMLC has filed against a new performing rights organization. Called Global Music Rights, it was founded in 2013 with the…
Rank this Week: 389

Southern California Appellate News

Southern California Appellate News

Features news and resources for the Southern California appellate lawyer. By Nate Scott.

http://socal-appellate.blogspot.com/
  • Dec 8

    Preparing via moot court

    Preparing via moot court
    For pointers on oral argument preparation via moot courts, see today's Law360 article Practice Arguments for Real Appeals by former Florida appellate judge Gerald Cope.No preparation for oral argument is as valuable as a moot court in…
  • Dec 6

    Cal Supremes Honor former CJ Lucas right now! {Click link}

    Cal Supremes Honor former CJ Lucas right now! {Click link}
    Live Broadcast Begins Today at 11A.M.Former Chief Justice Malcolm Lucas will be honored today, Dec 6, by the Supreme Court of California.View live (link will be active at 10:45A.M.) SPECIAL PROGRAM: IN MEMORIAM – HON. MALCOLM M.…
  • Dec 5

    Today's DJ column

    Today's DJ column
    Today's DJ features PJ Gilbert's final column of the year, Peace of Mind, wishing us all Happy Holidays and Peace of Mind.Consummate professionals!Today's Moskovitz on Appeals column, It Matters, addresses nit picking, and argues that "Paying…
Rank this Week: 182

Dallas Auto Accident Attorneys…

Dallas Auto Accident Attorneys Blog

Covers medical malpractice and injury law. By Reyes Browne Reilley Law Firm.

http://www.angelreyesblog.com/
  • Dec 8

    Drowsy Driving Same As Drunk Driving

    Drowsy Driving Same As Drunk Driving
    With holiday travel fast approaching, it’s important to be reminded to get enough sleep before getting behind the wheel. Drivers who miss between one to two hours of the recommended seven hours of sleep in a 24-hour period nearly double…
  • Dec 7

    West Texas Community Grieves Over Tragic Cheerleader Bus Crash

    West Texas Community Grieves Over Tragic Cheerleader Bus Crash
    On Dec. 3, The Texas DPS released a preliminary report into the crash investigation involving an Iraan-Sheffield ISD school bus late Friday night, about one mile west of Big Spring, Texas, on Interstate-20. According to the report, Nijimbere…
  • Dec 6

    Government Pushes to Lock Out Apps While Driving

    Government Pushes to Lock Out Apps While Driving
    Fatal crashes caused by distracted drivers are on the rise, and that’s contributing to a spike in traffic deaths during the past two years. The United States government says 3,477, or about 10 percent, of the more than 35,000 traffic…
Rank this Week: 328

Uncontested Divorce in Illinois

Uncontested Divorce in Illinois

By David Wolkowitz.

http://uncontesteddivorceinillinois.com/
  • Dec 8

    Most Popular Uncontested Divorce Article

    Most Popular Uncontested Divorce Article
    One great thing about my process for a flat fee uncontested divorce in Illinois is that it is simple. You basically call me, pay a flat fee, give me some information, then I take care of the rest. As a flat fee uncontested divorce lawyer, I…
  • Nov 24

    FAQ: The fastest divorce in Illinoi

    FAQ: The fastest divorce in Illinoi
    Do you want to get divorce as fast as possible? If so, utilizing a flat fee Illinois divorce lawyer for an uncontested divorce is likely to be your best bet.  Check out this FAQ on the fastest divorce in Illinois. What is the fastest way…
  • Oct 22

    3 Ways to Get Divorced in Illinoi

    3 Ways to Get Divorced in Illinoi
    An uncontested divorce in Illinois is it divorce where both parties agree on all aspects of the divorce. Even though it is the fastest and most affordable way to get divorced in Illinois, sometimes people would like to know the options before…
Rank this Week: 244

ADR Prof Blog

ADR Prof Blog

By Andrea Schneider, Michael Moffitt, Sarah Cole, Art Hinshaw, Jill Gross, Cynthia Alkon, Paul Kirgis and Jennifer Reynolds.

http://www.indisputably.org
  • Dec 8

    Article Asks Whether Arbitrators are Human

    Article Asks Whether Arbitrators are Human
    This audience might be interested in reading an article that appeared in the December 2016 volume of the Journal of Empirical Studies entitled “Are Arbitrators Human?”  Authored by a Ph.D. candidate in human development…
  • Dec 2

    ABA DR Ombuds Law School Task Force

    ABA DR Ombuds Law School Task Force
    As we start to plan for next semester, here’s some great teaching tools about ombuds.  From colleague and FOB Natalie Fleury, here is the latest information from the ABA Ombuds Task Force to help us in teaching about the role…
  • Dec 1

    St. John’s Mangano Award Competition

    St. John’s Mangano Award Competition
    From FFOI Elayne Greenberg: Dear Friends and Colleagues, About the Mangano Award Given annually through the generosity of esteemed dispute resolution champion Hon. Guy J. Mangano, this $5000 Award honors scholars and practitioners whose…
Rank this Week: 197

Cannabis Law Group's Medical…

Cannabis Law Group's Medical Marijuana Legal Blog

Covers marijuana collectives, dispensaries and legalization in California.

http://www.marijuanalawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 8

    First Marijuana Debit Payment App Allows Ease of Legal Transaction

    First Marijuana Debit Payment App Allows Ease of Legal Transaction
    One of the greatest difficulties for the marijuana industry – since its beginning – was a lack of access to banking. Federal statutes defining marijuana as a Schedule I narcotic have meant that banks agreeing to handle a marijuana…
  • Dec 6

    Study: Marijuana May Benefit Addicts, Mental Illne

    Study: Marijuana May Benefit Addicts, Mental Illne
    Increasingly, marijuana research is proving to us the many ways in which this drug can be a benefit to those struggling with various medical ailments.  As legal access to marijuana has expanded in recent years, with 28 states now…
  • Dec 4

    More States Approve Medical Marijuana, DEA Still Refuses to Acknowledge Benefit

    More States Approve Medical Marijuana, DEA Still Refuses to Acknowledge Benefit
    As it stands now following the most recent election, more than half the states in the U.S. – 28 – now have legalized marijuana use for those with certain medical conditions.  Still, this has yet to change the hard line stance…
Rank this Week: 368

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/
  • Dec 8

    Effron on Gardner on Forum Non Convenien

    Effron on Gardner on Forum Non Convenien
    Now on the Courts Law section of JOTWELL is Robin Effron’s essay, Time to Say Goodbye to Forum Non Conveniens? Robin reviews Maggie Gardner’s recent article, Retiring Forum Non Conveniens, 92 N.Y.U. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2017).
  • Dec 8

    Institute for Law Teaching and Learning Summer 2017 Conference

    Institute for Law Teaching and Learning Summer 2017 Conference
    Below is a call for presentation proposals for the Institute for Law Teaching and Learning’s Summer 2017 Conference (University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law, July 7-8, 2017). The deadline for submissions is Feb.…
  • Dec 2

    SCOTUS Cert Grant on Service by Mail Under the Hague Convention: Water Splash v. Menon

    SCOTUS Cert Grant on Service by Mail Under the Hague Convention: Water Splash v. Menon
    Today the U.S. Supreme Court granted certiorari in Water Splash, Inc. v. Menon. Here is the question presented: In 1965, the member states of the Hague Conference on Private International Law, including the United States, adopted a treaty…
Rank this Week: 199

Indiana Intellectual Property…

Indiana Intellectual Property Lawyer Blog

Covers trademark, patent and copyright infringement. By Overhauser Law Offices, LLC.

http://www.iniplaw.org/
Rank this Week: 348

Maryland Accident Law Blog

Maryland Accident Law Blog

Covers national and Maryland state tort and workers compensation legislation. Also focuses on boating, car, motorcycle, pedestrian and truck accidents, as well as medical malpractice and wrongful death. By Lebowitz & Mzhen.

http://www.marylandaccidentlawblog.com/
  • Dec 8

    Court Holds Department of Motor Vehicles Is Not Liable in Car Accident Case

    Court Holds Department of Motor Vehicles Is Not Liable in Car Accident Case
    Earlier this month, an appellate court in West Virginia issued a written opinion in a case brought by the surviving family members of a woman who was killed in a car accident. In the case, Department of Transportation v. King, the court…
  • Dec 1

    Court Allows Civil Claim for Injuries Sustained During DWI Arrest to Proceed

    Court Allows Civil Claim for Injuries Sustained During DWI Arrest to Proceed
    The burden of proof is on the state to prove guilt beyond a reasonable doubt in driving while intoxicated (DWI) cases. A defendant can challenge evidence based on the police’s conduct at the time of the arrest. If a traffic stop or…
  • Nov 21

    Court Rules in Plaintiff’s Favor in Traffic Accident Occurring Near School Ground

    Court Rules in Plaintiff’s Favor in Traffic Accident Occurring Near School Ground
    Earlier this month, a Connecticut appellate court issued a written opinion in a premises liability case brought by a student and his parents against the student’s high school. In the case, Strycharz v. Cady, the appellate court held…
Rank this Week: 243

Court News Ohio

Court News Ohio

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

http://www.courtnewsohio.gov/
  • Dec 8

    Court Affirms Death Penalty for Cleveland Serial Killer

    Court Affirms Death Penalty for Cleveland Serial Killer
    The Ohio Supreme Court today affirmed the 11 aggravated murder convictions and death penalty sentences of Anthony Sowell for the serial killing of 11 women in Cleveland.
  • Dec 8

    Workers’ Comp Concurrent Award Not Authorized by Law

    Workers’ Comp Concurrent Award Not Authorized by Law
    The Ohio Supreme Court today ruled that state law does not permit an award of permanent-partial disability compensation to an injured worker who has already been awarded permanent-total disability compensation in the same claim.
  • Dec 7

    Failed Judicial Candidate Receives Suspension For False Campaign Statement

    Failed Judicial Candidate Receives Suspension For False Campaign Statement
    An unsuccessful candidate for judge of the Eleventh District Court of Appeals today was suspended by the Ohio Supreme Court from the practice of law for one year with six months stayed for committing misconduct during his 2014 race.
Rank this Week: 222

Marshall Elder & Estate Planning…

Marshall Elder & Estate Planning Blog

Covers Pennsylvania and national elder law and estate planning issues. By Jeffrey A. Marshall.

http://marshallelder.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 341

Workers' Compensation

Workers' Compensation

Analyzes of trends and developments in workers' compensation law. By Jon L. Gelman.

http://workers-compensation.blogspot.com/
  • Dec 8

    Asbestos and Mold in Schools: Paterson NJ Safety Officer Claims Mishandling

    Asbestos and Mold in Schools: Paterson NJ Safety Officer Claims Mishandling
    The presence of asbestos and mold in schools and the potential exposure of students and employees has been a major health concern for decades. A Paterson NJ health and safety office now claims that the Paterson NJ school system improperly…
  • Dec 6

    Recalling the Forgotten Provision of the ‘Grand Bargain’

    Recalling the Forgotten Provision of the ‘Grand Bargain’
    Today's guest post is authored by Jon Rehm, Esq. * of the Nebraska Bar. Jon RehmThe Oklahoma and Florida supreme courts both overturned anti-worker changes to their state workers’ compensation laws based in whole or in…
  • Dec 5

    Social Security Disability Trending Downward

    Social Security Disability Trending Downward
    Both Social Security Disability Applications and Social Security Disability Awards are now trending downward. Additionally, terminations from Social Security Disability Awards are now trending upward (8.62%) according to November 2016…
Rank this Week: 250

Dallas Fort Worth Insurance Lawyer…

Dallas Fort Worth Insurance Lawyer Blog

Covers life insurance, disability insurance, and claims denial. By Mark S. Humphreys, P.C.

http://www.dallasfortworthinsurancelawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 8

    Coverage For Innocent Spouse?

    Coverage For Innocent Spouse?
    Insurance attorneys in the Dallas and Fort Worth area will eventually find themselves in a situation like that presented in a 1999, Texas Supreme Court case.  The case is styled, Texas Farmers Insurance Company v. Murphy. Mr. Murphy…
  • Dec 6

    Home Owners Policy And Arbitration

    Home Owners Policy And Arbitration
    Texas attorneys who handle insurance claims will find an article from the Texas Tribune to interesting.  The article published on November 3, 2016, and is titled, Texas Insurer Drops Push To Let Homeowners Forgo Right To Sue. The Texas…
  • Dec 4

    Uninsured / Underinsured Coverage

    Uninsured / Underinsured Coverage
    Attorneys handling uninsured / underinsured claims will find this article from the Claims Journal interesting.  The law discussed in the article is Missouri law but Texas law is similar and the results would probably be the same in…
Rank this Week: 241

Searcy Law Blog

Searcy Law Blog

Features opinions, editorials, and factual reporting in connection with injured victims, defective products, law, drug recall, and other related topics. By Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley PA.

http://www.searcylaw.com/what-you-should-know/practice-area-blog/
  • Dec 8

    E-Discovery — Setting standards, not cover

    E-Discovery — Setting standards, not cover
    The Sedona Conference has a slogan: “Moving the law forward in a reasoned and just way”. That slogan is exactly the way I have described this impressive organization and what do. The Sedona Conference regularly drafts…
  • Dec 1

    Holiday Travel: Keep Elders Safe Both on the Ground and in the Air

    Holiday Travel: Keep Elders Safe Both on the Ground and in the Air
    The holidays bring tidings of joy and time-honored traditions to those who celebrate. They also bring travel plans for families and friends far and wide. Travel might be one of the best gifts of the season, especially for the elderly, many of…
  • Nov 30

    Taxotere Multidistrict Litigation Transferred

    Taxotere Multidistrict Litigation Transferred
    In 1996, the Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) approved Taxotere “for the treatment of patients with locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer after failure of prior chemotherapy.”  However, women claim that…
Rank this Week: 339

Workers' Compensation Watch

Workers' Compensation Watch

By Rehm, Bennet & Moore.

http://workerscompensationwatch.com/
  • Dec 8

    More Takeaways from the Demise of the Oklahoma Option in Workers’ Compensation

    More Takeaways from the Demise of the Oklahoma Option in Workers’ Compensation
    The Oklahoma Supreme Court’s decision to strike down the so-called “Oklahoma Option” in Vasquez v. Dillard’s was one of the biggest events in the world of workers’ compensation. Vasquez represents a growing trend…
  • Dec 5

    Recalling the Forgotten Provision of the ‘Grand Bargain’

    Recalling the Forgotten Provision of the ‘Grand Bargain’
    The Oklahoma and Florida supreme courts both overturned anti-worker changes to their state workers’ compensation laws based in whole or in part on their state constitutions. Workers’ compensation laws, for the most part, are…
  • Dec 1

    Why Due Process Matters in Workers’ Compensation

    Why Due Process Matters in Workers’ Compensation
    Two recent decisions from the state supreme courts in Oklahoma and Florida point out that how an injured worker gets workers’ compensation benefits is as important as how much an employee can receive in benefits for a work injury. In…
Rank this Week: 327

The FRAUDfiles Blog

The FRAUDfiles Blog

Covers fraud and forensic accounting, including tax fraud and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. By Tracy Coenen.

http://www.sequenceinc.com/fraudfiles
  • Dec 8

    Divorce and Child Support: Income Available for Support

    Divorce and Child Support: Income Available for Support
    When calculating child support or alimony obligations, “income available for support” is an important concept. In this video, Tracy talks about some of the issues that may arise when evaluating income.
  • Dec 5

    LuLaRoe Review: Bad “Business”

    LuLaRoe Review: Bad “Business”
    LuLaRoe leggings have become popular, and therefore the multi-level marketing (MLM) “business” of LuLaRoe has taken off. I’ve said over and over that multi-level marketing is not a business because more than 99% of…
  • Dec 1

    Suing Auditors for Malpractice (And Winning!)

    Suing Auditors for Malpractice (And Winning!)
    Winning a case against an auditing firm when there is a sizeable fraud (such as the Koss Corp. embezzlement) or the collapse of a Ponzi scheme (such as the Bernie Madoff case) is not easy. Simply because there is a fraud, a business failure,…
Rank this Week: 380

Indian Corporate Law

Indian Corporate Law

Reviews Indian corporate and business law. By Umakanth V.

http://indiacorplaw.blogspot.com/
  • Dec 7

    Is the Doctrine of Ultra Vires Applicable to LLPs?

    Is the Doctrine of Ultra Vires Applicable to LLPs?
    [The following guest post is contributed by Saumya Kakkar, Associate and Govinda Toshniwal, Senior Associate, both with NovoJuris Legal.  They can be contacted at relationships@novojuris.com]The objects clause of the Memorandum…
  • Dec 7

    US Supreme Court Clarifies Tippee Liability in Insider Trading

    US Supreme Court Clarifies Tippee Liability in Insider Trading
    The law on insider trading has received considerable attention in the United States (US) in recent years. At the same time, the law in the US is quite narrow compared to most other jurisdictions because liability for insider trading arises…
  • Dec 4

    Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process under the Bankruptcy Code: Relevant Provisions Notified

    Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process under the Bankruptcy Code: Relevant Provisions Notified
    [The following guest post is contributed by Shikha Bansal, under the aegis of Vinod Kothari & Company. She can be contacted at Shikhabansal2610@gmail.com]The Ministry of Corporate Affairs, by way of Notification no. S.O. 3594(E) dated 30…
Rank this Week: 253

Aviation Law Prof Blog

Aviation Law Prof Blog

Edited by Brian F. Havel and John Q. Mulligan.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/aviation/
  • Dec 7

    DOJ Offers Conditional Approval of Alaska/Virgin Merger

    DOJ Offers Conditional Approval of Alaska/Virgin Merger
    The U.S. Department of Justice has filed a proposed settlement that would resolve its antitrust claims against Alaska Air Group's proposed acquisition of Virgin America, on the condition that Alaska limit its existing codeshare agreement with…
  • Dec 5

    DOT Grants Permit to Norwegian Air International Limited

    DOT Grants Permit to Norwegian Air International Limited
    The U.S. Department of Transportation has finally granted Norwegian Air International Limited (NAI) its requested foreign air carrier permit to begin operating flights to the United States. The announcement brings to a close a three-year saga…
  • Nov 11

    Aviation in a Trump Administration

    Aviation in a Trump Administration
    Bloomberg News solicited comments from Professor Brian F. Havel in an article this week speculating on what U.S. aviation policy might look like under President-elect Trump.
Rank this Week: 218

Patient Safety Blog

Patient Safety Blog

Covers healthcare, disclosure, medical error, product safety, standard of care, surgery, and travel risks. By Patrick Malone.

http://www.protectpatientsblog.com/
  • Dec 7

    $1 billion verdict in lawsuit against maker of metal-on-metal hip replacement

    $1 billion verdict in lawsuit against maker of metal-on-metal hip replacement
    The pain and suffering that a flawed medical device can cause can last a long time. A Dallas jury provided a timely reminder of that, deciding six California plaintiffs should be paid more than $1 billion for the harm they suffered because of…
  • Dec 5

    Psychedelic drugs gets serious clinical consideration in PTSD, cancer care

    Psychedelic drugs gets serious clinical consideration in PTSD, cancer care
    Mental health experts aren’t suffering Sixties flashbacks. But they are seeing a new day for Molly (aka MDMA, Ecstasy, or 3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine) and magic mushrooms (psilocybin). These hallucinogenic drugs are getting…
  • Dec 4

    Congress weighs approval for sweeping, $6.3 billion 21st Century Cures Act

    Congress weighs approval for sweeping, $6.3 billion 21st Century Cures Act
    It’s almost 1,000 pages,   culminates at least three years of work, and provides a $6.3 billion boost for an array of health-related agencies and initiatives. Will the U.S. Senate join the House in bipartisan passage of the 21st…
Rank this Week: 183

Blog on South Carolina Family Law

Blog on South Carolina Family Law

Covers South Carolina divorce, custody and family law issues. By Gregory S. Forman.

http://www.gregoryforman.com
  • Dec 7

    Court of Appeals holds order from bifurcated trial finding common law marriage is not immediately appealable

    Court of Appeals holds order from bifurcated trial finding common law marriage is not immediately appealable
    The issue of what family court orders are immediately appealable can be confusing. Typically final orders need to be appealed immediately, even if that order does not end the case. For example, orders from contempt actions need to be appealed…
  • Nov 27

    Locking the barn doors after the horse has escaped

    Locking the barn doors after the horse has escaped
    There are a half dozen critical moments in each family court case when having an experienced attorney is critical: motions for temporary relief; contempt actions; mediation; when trial is scheduled; trial; and when post-trial motions are due.…
  • Nov 26

    Betting on an estranged spouse’s untimely demise

    Betting on an estranged spouse’s untimely demise
    In the first twenty years of my practice it was rare that a party died in the middle of divorce litigation or within a few years of the divorce. The few times this happened there were obvious warning signs: either a history of serious mental…
Rank this Week: 217