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Disputing Blog

Disputing Blog

Discusses arbitration, mediation and alternative dispute resolution. By Karl Bayer.

http://www.disputingblog.com/
Rank this Week: 100

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/
  • Jul 19

    An Explanation for the Low Bankruptcy Rates: Debt

    An Explanation for the Low Bankruptcy Rates: Debt
    Yesterday, I noted the U.S. bankruptcy filing rate of 2.38 per 1,000 persons is at historic lows. The next question is always why. In this post, I am going to try to walk through an explanation in four graphs. The...
  • Jul 18

    Bankruptcy Filings Holding Steady for the First Half of 2017

    Bankruptcy Filings Holding Steady for the First Half of 2017
    Using data from Epiq Systems, we appear to be on track for 774,000 bankruptcy filings for the 2017 calendar year. That would basically be the same rate of filings as in 2016 when total filings were just under 772,000. This...
  • Jul 18

    Eleven Year

    Eleven Year
    The number eleven has a lot of significance in the bankruptcy world. The Bankruptcy Code is, of course, title 11 of the United States Code. There is chapter 11. And, within chapter 11, one can make the eleven-eleven election under...
Rank this Week: 213

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/
  • Jul 19

    Lack of Written Description Support Leads CAFC to Invalidate

    Lack of Written Description Support Leads CAFC to Invalidate
    In TransPerfect Global, Inc. v. Joseph Matal, the CAFC affirmed the Board’s PGR rejection of the claims of US6,857,022 as invalid for lack of written description support.  The ‘022 patent discloses a method of obtaining a…
  • Jul 17

    CAFC: PTAB Claim Construction Violates Boundaries of BRI

    CAFC: PTAB Claim Construction Violates Boundaries of BRI
    In IPCom GMBG & Co. v. HTC Corp. (Fed Cir. 2017), the Federal Circuit vacated and remanded a finding of obviousness in an Inter Partes Reexamination because the PTAB’s claim construction went beyond the broadest reasonable…
  • Jul 13

    Federal Circuit Reverses E.D. Texas on Exceptional Case

    Federal Circuit Reverses E.D. Texas on Exceptional Case
    Reversing a decision from the Eastern District of Texas, the Federal Circuit held that AdjustaCam unreasonably litigated its Camera Clip patent (U.S. Pat. No. 5,855,343) and that its case was objectively baseless—holding the case to be…
Rank this Week: 814

Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

By Michael Lowe.

http://www.dallasjustice.com/dallascriminallawyerblog
  • Jul 19

    What is a Motion to Suppress?

    What is a Motion to Suppress?
    In Texas, one of the main weapons that a criminal defense lawyer can use to help his client is a “motion to suppress” that requests the judge order certain evidence be excluded from the case.  It can be filed in both state…
  • Jul 12

    Prosecutors and Police in Dallas: How Bad is It?

    Prosecutors and Police in Dallas: How Bad is It?
    So, what’s going on here in Dallas County with our prosecutors and our police department?  Well, there are lots of things going on right now that impact criminal justice – and criminal defense – here in North Texas.…
  • Jul 5

    Arrested After Police Field Drug Test?  Fight Back: These Things Are Notoriously Wrong

    Arrested After Police Field Drug Test?  Fight Back: These Things Are Notoriously Wrong
    Here’s what happens.   You’re driving along, minding your own business, when you see those flashing lights in your rearview mirror and pull over.  The police officer saunters up to your window.  You ask…
Rank this Week: 414

Atty-at-Work

Atty-at-Work

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

http://attyatwork.com
  • Jul 19

    Proclamation No. 269, series of 2017: Declaring the National Holidays for 2018

    Proclamation No. 269, series of 2017: Declaring the National Holidays for 2018
    MALACAÑAN PALACE MANILA BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES PROCLAMATION NO. 269 DECLARING THE... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
  • Feb 1

    2017 Bar Exam: Information, Discussions, Tips, Questions and Result

    2017 Bar Exam: Information, Discussions, Tips, Questions and Result
    The early bird gets the worm, as they say, so we’re starting the 2017 bar exam thread early.... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
  • Dec 14

    Proposed Amnesty for Unpaid Estate Taxe

    Proposed Amnesty for Unpaid Estate Taxe
    (Note: Full text of House Bill No. 1889 and House Bill No. 3010 reproduced below.) The Ways and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Rank this Week: 727

Los Angeles Criminal Defense…

Los Angeles Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

Covers celebrity crime, felonies, DUI, three strikes offenses, and white collar crime cases. By Michael Kraut.

http://www.losangelescriminaldefenseattorneyblog.com/
  • Jul 19

    False Positives And Other Outlandish DUI Arrest

    False Positives And Other Outlandish DUI Arrest
    Have you heard the one about the driver who was arrested for DUI because he had a caffeine high? Or about the state legislator who successfully argued that cough syrup and a breath spray caused a false positive DUI breathalyzer reading? While…
  • Jul 5

    Powerful Resources to Deal with the Problem of Domestic Violence

    Powerful Resources to Deal with the Problem of Domestic Violence
    As someone recently accused of domestic violence charges, you’re no doubt acutely aware of the challenges faced by victims. Whether you stand falsely accused of hitting a spouse or partner, or whether you took an action against someone…
  • Jun 20

    Could Mindfulness and Meditation Reduce Domestic Violence?

    Could Mindfulness and Meditation Reduce Domestic Violence?
    Breaking the cycle of domestic violence has been difficult. Studies have shown that even the most widely-used program for domestic abuse intervention, the Duluth Model, has not been successful in reducing the rate of recidivism for violent…
Rank this Week: 854

Mississippi Litigation Review &…

Mississippi Litigation Review & Commentary

Covers developments in Mississippi civil litigation. By Philip Thomas.

http://www.mslitigationreview.com/
  • Jul 19

    ‘The Lawyer, the Addict’ is NY Times’ Most Emailed Article This Week

    ‘The Lawyer, the Addict’ is NY Times’ Most Emailed Article This Week
    Eilene Zimmerman’s moving article in the NY Times this weekend about the death of her attorney ex-husband is receiving a lot of attention. Please don’t rely on my description of the article. If you haven’t already read it,…
  • Jul 17

    Study Confirms Plaintiffs Win Less Than They Used To

    Study Confirms Plaintiffs Win Less Than They Used To
    An interesting article recently hit the presses: The Curious Incident of the Falling Win Rate, by Alexander Lahav and Peter Siegleman. Here is the Article. The study is based on federal court results nationwide for 1980 to 2010. It opens:…
  • Jul 12

    Bar Convention Week

    Bar Convention Week
    It’s Bar Convention week–probably the slowest non-Holidays week of the year for Mississippi lawyers. Even attorneys who don’t attend the Bar Convention often schedule vacations this week. On Friday morning, I will be…
Rank this Week: 138

Australian Divorce Blog

Australian Divorce Blog

Covers family law and divorce in Australia. By Stephen Page.

http://australiandivorce.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 18

    Vale Justice Michelle May of the Family Court of Australia

    Vale Justice Michelle May of the Family Court of Australia
    Tonight I attend a function recognising the service of Justice Michelle May, who is retiring after many years of service from the Family Court of Australia.I had the privilege many years ago of briefing her when she was junior counsel; and…
  • Jul 16

    Government to restrict cross-examination of family violence victims by their alleged perpetrator

    Government to restrict cross-examination of family violence victims by their alleged perpetrator
    Attorney-General Senator George Brandis has released the following statement:protecting family violence victims from beingcross-examined by alleged perpetratorsToday, I release draft legislative amendments to the Family Law Act 1975 to…
  • Jul 16

    The Hague comes up with a draft guide to grave risk under the Hague Convention

    The Hague comes up with a draft guide to grave risk under the Hague Convention
    When family lawyers and judges talk about The Hague Convention, often the one of many that they will be the 1980 Hague Convention, which deals with civil aspects of international child abduction. This Convention has so permeated the thinking…
Rank this Week: 794

Gamso - For the Defense

Gamso - For the Defense

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

http://gamso-forthedefense.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 18

    After three and a half year

    After three and a half year
    January 16, 2014.  Just days over three and a half years ago.  That's when a crew of select prison guards strapped Dennis McGuire to a table (we don't really use a gurney) at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in Lucasville,…
  • Jun 18

    A Terrorist by Any Other Name

    A Terrorist by Any Other Name
    What’s in a name? that which we call a roseBy any other name would smell as sweet. The names are the problem, Juliet says. Romeo, after all, is wonderful. The trouble is that he's a Montague, hated for that alone by her family, the…
  • Jun 18

    Government Work

    Government Work
    Hey, maybe he didn't do it.  But close enough for government work.It's the story of too many folks on death row.  Too many folks in prison.  Too many charged and convicted where . . . .OK, let me be both careful and honest…
Rank this Week: 726

Oregon Injury Lawyer Blog

Oregon Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers injuries to minors, medical malpractice, motor vehicle accidents, nursing home abuse & neglect, premises liability, products liability, and wrongful death. By Kaplan Law, LLC.

http://www.oregoninjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 18

    Two Supreme Court Decisions Narrow Access to Justice for Ordinary Oregonian

    Two Supreme Court Decisions Narrow Access to Justice for Ordinary Oregonian
    An important thing to understand about the US Supreme Court is that its rulings can often seem narrow and technical even as they have sweeping repercussions for every American. That was the case with two rulings that were issued late last…
  • Jul 11

    Beaverton Child’s Injury Spotlights Window Fall Danger

    Beaverton Child’s Injury Spotlights Window Fall Danger
    The news last week that a 3-year-old Beaverton girl was in critical condition after falling from a 2nd floor window is the most tragic sort of reminder of the importance of window safety. As I have written on several previous occasions, when…
  • Jun 29

    Bill to Curb Patients Rights Passes US House

    Bill to Curb Patients Rights Passes US House
    On Wednesday the US House of Representatives passed the misleadingly-named “Protecting Access to Care Act” on a largely party-line vote of 218-210 (all of the ‘yes’ votes came from Republicans; the noes included 191…
Rank this Week: 493

Sixth Circuit Blog

Sixth Circuit Blog

Features case summaries and commentary by Federal Defenders of the Sixth Circuit.

http://circuit6.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 18

    A Possible Different Twist on Padilla

    A Possible Different Twist on Padilla
    After the United States Supreme Court's decision in Padilla v. United States, attorneys and courts are now well-versed about the necessity of informing defendants about the possible effects a guilty plea may have on their immigration status.…
  • Jul 5

    Minor victim’s testimony sufficient to sustain sexual-assault conviction

    Minor victim’s testimony sufficient to sustain sexual-assault conviction
    Today, in a short published opinion, United States v. J.A.S., the Sixth Circuit rejected a 17-year-old defendant’s challenge to his conviction for sexually assaulting an 8 year old through vaginal penetration.There was no medical…
  • Jun 29

    Tennessee aggravated burglary - NOT a crime of violence

    Tennessee aggravated burglary - NOT a crime of violence
    As teased in the previous post (thanks Laura!), the Court on Monday issued an en banc opinion holding that, in our post-Johnson and Mathis word, Tennessee's aggravated burglary statute (Tenn. Code Ann. § 39-14-403) is not a crime of…
Rank this Week: 533

The Federal Criminal Appeals Blog

The Federal Criminal Appeals Blog

Covers federal appellate opinions from criminal cases where the defense won. By KaiserDillon PLLC.

http://www.federalcriminalappealsblog.com/
Rank this Week: 722

Ms. JD - Changing the Face of the…

Ms. JD - Changing the Face of the Legal Profession

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

http://ms-jd.org/blog/
  • Jul 18

    Ms. JD Honors - Submit Your Nominations!

    Ms. JD Honors - Submit Your Nominations!
    Ms. JD is proud to continue honoring exceptional women and men making contributions to the advancement of women in the legal profession through Ms. JD Honors. The Ms. JD Honors Reception will take place in connection with Ms. JD’s next…
  • Jul 8

    You’ll Move Mountains, Kid: By Mastering Minutes as a Mommy!

    You’ll Move Mountains, Kid: By Mastering Minutes as a Mommy!
    When I began law school as a single mother of two small children, I did not fully appreciate how much hard work it was going to take to be both a successful law student and a good mother at the same time.  It has been extremely…
  • Jul 7

    Swimming Lessons for Baby Sharks: Practical Advice for New Lawyer

    Swimming Lessons for Baby Sharks: Practical Advice for New Lawyer
    Q: I am new at the firm, and I have a legal assistant who has already saved me several times. She is invaluable, and I wanted to show my appreciation, so I invited her to lunch. At first, she eagerly accepted, but as the date was approaching…
Rank this Week: 558

Family Law & Divorce Information…

Family Law & Divorce Information in Houston, Texas

By Busby & Associates.

http://busby-lee.com/familylawblog
  • Jul 18

    What Happens To My Driver’s License If I’ve Been Arrested For DUI?

    What Happens To My Driver’s License If I’ve Been Arrested For DUI?
    Michael Busby If you are like most drivers, driving makes you feel free and independent. What most drivers seem to forget is that driving is a privilege. Therefore, they feel disoriented if their driver’s license gets suspended after…
  • Jul 11

    DUIs And The Importance Of Getting A DUI Attorney. DUI Charges How To Deal With It

    DUIs And The Importance Of Getting A DUI Attorney. DUI Charges How To Deal With It
    Michael Busby When it comes to DUI charges, it’s very difficult to deal with it in the court. Furthermore, it’s a long and time-consuming process. Not only it’s a complicated process, but it can also be a costly affair if…
  • Jul 4

    What to do when CPS ask for a drug test in Harris County Texa

    What to do when CPS ask for a drug test in Harris County Texa
    Michael Busby Normally child protective services will ask for a drug test when another has called in and stated that you are using illegal drugs.  Sometimes it may happen after and arrest is made which may be a drug related offense. The…
Rank this Week: 723

State Law Library of Montana

State Law Library of Montana

Features notices of new Opinions and Orders from the Montana Supreme Court, library announcements, research tips, and Montana legal news.

http://mtlawlibrary.wordpress.com
  • Jul 18

    OPINIONS – July 18, 2017

    OPINIONS – July 18, 2017
    State v. J. Springer DA 16-0044 2017 MT 179N Criminal – DUI-Felony Marriage of Axelberg DA 16-0412 2017 MT 178N Civil – Domestic Relations State v. F. Torres DA 15-0702 2017 MT 177 Criminal – Assault-Partner/Family Ganoung…
  • Jul 11

    OPINIONS – July 11, 2017

    OPINIONS – July 11, 2017
    Matter of O.R. J.R. YINC DA 16-0608 2017 MT 175N Civil – Dependent Neglect Parenting of R.W.W. DA 16-0717 2017 MT 174N Civil – Damages Matter of K.A.P. and A.R.P. YINC DA 16-0765 2017 MT 173N Civil – Dependent Neglect…
  • Jul 7

    OPINION – July 6, 2017

    OPINION – July 6, 2017
    State v. M. Stutzman DA 15-0394 2017 MT 169 Criminal – Sexual Intercourse without Consent
Rank this Week: 22

Florida Business Lawyers Blog

Florida Business Lawyers Blog

Covers business, immigration and real estate law. By Stok Folk + Kon, P.A.

http://www.floridabusinesslawyersblog.com/
Rank this Week: 647

Massachusetts Criminal Defense…

Massachusetts Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

Covers drug crimes, DUI, sex crimes, theft and violent crimes. By Stephen Neyman, P.C.

http://www.massachusettscriminaldefenseattorneyblog.com/
  • Jul 18

    Prosecutors Are Now Making Sex For a Fee Cases More Difficult to Defend

    Prosecutors Are Now Making Sex For a Fee Cases More Difficult to Defend
    Sex For a Fee Massachusetts In Massachusetts, soliciting a prostitute or the act of prostitution is a crime under G.L. c. 272 Section 53A. The statute has a variety of subsections that make a conviction for this crime punishable by up to ten…
  • May 23

    Domestic Assault and Battery in Massachusetts Involving Non-Citizens and the Risk of Being Deported

    Domestic Assault and Battery in Massachusetts Involving Non-Citizens and the Risk of Being Deported
    Domestic Assault and Battery and Deportation Any experienced criminal defense attorney will tell you that if you charged with domestic assault and battery and you are not a citizen you are at risk of being deported. That risk has increased…
  • Apr 3

    Illegal Search and Seizure Results in Reversal of Gun Possession Conviction

    Illegal Search and Seizure Results in Reversal of Gun Possession Conviction
    We Fight Illegal Search and Seizure At a hearing on a motion to suppress an illegal search and seizure, a Boston police officer testified about responding to a radio broadcast for someone wanted in connection with a domestic assault and…
Rank this Week: 112

Jacksonville Criminal Lawyer Blog

Jacksonville Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal defense law topics such as DUI, domestic violence, drug and federal crimes, search and seizure, theft, and white collar crime. By Shorstein, Lasnetski & Gihon.

http://www.jacksonvillecriminallawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 928

Bankruptcy Law Blog

Bankruptcy Law Blog

By the Bankruptcy Group.

http://thebklawoffice.com/blog/
  • Jul 18

    Can You Keep Your Car During Chapter 7 Bankruptcy in Sacramento, CA?

    Can You Keep Your Car During Chapter 7 Bankruptcy in Sacramento, CA?
    According to recent statistics, over 3,500 people filed for bankruptcy in Sacramento bankruptcy court during May 2017. Most of them – over 2,600 people – filed for Chapter 7, which is the most common type of bankruptcy in…
  • Jun 28

    The Risks of Filing for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy without an Attorney in California

    The Risks of Filing for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy without an Attorney in California
    It is perfectly legal to file Chapter 7 bankruptcy in California without a lawyer. However, while nothing in the U.S. Bankruptcy Code will prevent you from filing bankruptcy without legal representation, it is financially unwise to declare…
  • Jun 26

    What Happens to Employees When a Company Files Chapter 11 in Sacramento, CA?

    What Happens to Employees When a Company Files Chapter 11 in Sacramento, CA?
    Chapter 11 bankruptcy, which is also known as “reorganization bankruptcy,” is commonly used by C corporations, S corporations, limited liability companies (LLCs), and partnerships in California. Chapter 11 can also be filed by…
Rank this Week: 883

HOA Law Blog

HOA Law Blog

Covers California HOA law issues, including HOA governance, foreclosures and ARC enforcement. By Tinnelly Law Group.

http://hoalaw.tinnellylaw.com/
  • Jul 18

    New Client: Broadmoor Hills Community Association

    New Client: Broadmoor Hills Community Association
    We are proud to announce that Broadmoor Hills Community Association has selected Tinnelly Law Group as their associations’ legal counsel. Broadmoor Hills is a planned development located in Corona Del Mar.  Residents…
  • Jul 10

    AB 534 Signed: Associations to Provide Notice to Members of Lien Claim

    AB 534 Signed: Associations to Provide Notice to Members of Lien Claim
    Vendor professionals frequently provide a variety of services on behalf of community associations and individual homeowners.  Under California’s Constitution, unpaid vendors possess a legal right to lien the property upon which…
  • Jul 5

    Court Concludes Rental Restrictions are Reasonable

    Court Concludes Rental Restrictions are Reasonable
    *Unpublished Case Recently, many residential common interest developments have experienced an influx in the number of short-term rentals within their community. This problem is exacerbated by the increased popularity of websites such as…
Rank this Week: 399

Suits by Suits

Suits by Suits

Covers disputes between companies and executives. Published by Zuckerman Spaeder LLP.

http://www.suitsbysuits.com/
  • Jul 18

    Commodity Futures Trading Commission Launches Cooperation Initiative

    Commodity Futures Trading Commission Launches Cooperation Initiative
    When investigating potential wrongdoing, government investigators have powerful tools that they can use to obtain information. As the U.S. Attorneys’ Manual explains, one such tool is the ability to enter into non-prosecution agreements…
  • Jun 25

    Supreme Court Will Decide Whether Internal Whistleblowers Can Bring Dodd-Frank Retaliation Claim

    Supreme Court Will Decide Whether Internal Whistleblowers Can Bring Dodd-Frank Retaliation Claim
    The Dodd-Frank Act, passed in 2010, includes a new cause of action for whistleblowers who claim that their employer retaliated against them for reporting wrongdoing. But it’s not yet certain whether a whistleblower who blew the whistle…
  • Jun 13

    Cardiac Arrest: A CEO’s Story of Criminal Jeopardy

    Cardiac Arrest: A CEO’s Story of Criminal Jeopardy
    When an executive becomes embroiled in a dispute with an employer, the executive tends to take it personally. And when the executive’s conflict is with the government, the executive’s sense of outrage ratchets up even more. Case…
Rank this Week: 968

iVLG Business Law Blog

iVLG Business Law Blog

Covers news, strategy and legal services of businesses and entrepreneurs. By inVigor Law Group PLLC.

http://www.invigorlaw.com/blog/
  • Jul 18

    Friends and family financing round: Raising capital from non accredited investor

    Friends and family financing round: Raising capital from non accredited investor
    Is the family and friends round worth the costs and risks? After discussing the pros and cons with us, entrepreneurs often decide against raising money from family and friends. In today's post we'll talk about six different ways you could…
  • Jun 8

    News Roundup: Noncompete Clauses; IKEA Bootcamp; Crowdfunded Litigation

    News Roundup: Noncompete Clauses; IKEA Bootcamp; Crowdfunded Litigation
    IKEA Hosts Startup Bootcamp IKEA has partnered with Rainmaking, a global co-op for entrepreneurs, to create IKEA Bootcamp. The program is currently accepting applications for startups who want to work with IKEA Range & Supply for three…
  • Jun 5

    The Business Purchase Letter of Intent

    The Business Purchase Letter of Intent
    Today’s post discusses an important early step when you are purchasing a business: drafting and negotiating a business purchase letter of intent. The process of drafting and negotiating a business purchase letter of intent…
Rank this Week: 696

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/
  • Jul 18

    Royal Caribbean Passenger Airlifted From Explorer Of The Seas After Falling Down Flight Of Stair

    Royal Caribbean Passenger Airlifted From Explorer Of The Seas After Falling Down Flight Of Stair
    A 68-year-old man traveling on board the Explorer of the Seas is reported to have fallen down a flight of stairs on Tuesday sustaining serious injuries including rib injuries.  Per reports, the ship’s captain contacted the U.S.…
  • Jul 17

    Royal Caribbean Cruise Passenger Injury Case Passes Summary Judgment

    Royal Caribbean Cruise Passenger Injury Case Passes Summary Judgment
    A Miami Federal Judge has ruled that a Royal Caribbean cruise passenger injury case can proceed to a jury.  This case involves a fall in the Oasis of the Seas multipurpose auditorium.   The passenger was participating in a…
  • Jul 6

    Florida Jet Ski Accident Leaves One Man Missing

    Florida Jet Ski Accident Leaves One Man Missing
    One man is missing from Florida Jet Ski accident which occurred on July Fourth. Henry Wise and Gavin Primm of Alabama were riding on a jet ski which collided with a boat near the Highland View Boat Ramp. The ramp is located near Saint…
Rank this Week: 417

Outside Counsel

Outside Counsel

Occasional notes on a glamor profession. By Bill Altreuter.

http://outsidethelaw.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 18

    One of the saddest phrases in English is…

    One of the saddest phrases in English is "some assembly required". That's why the gloomy Swedes spell it "En viss montering krävs"
  • Jul 13

    Harvard is moving to ban frats and…

    Harvard is moving to ban frats and sororities. Good. My undergraduate college did not allow national Greek organizations, but there were local frats and sororities. For the most part these were off-campus housing options with different sorts…
  • Jul 11

    I've been wanting to go to Zingerman's…

    I've been wanting to go to Zingerman's Deli for years, and fate finally sent me a deposition in Ann Arbor. Classic delicatessen is rare anywhere, and Zingerman's is said to be one of the best in the country. All the way across Ontario (and…
Rank this Week: 546

Strictly Legal - The Birkbeck Law…

Strictly Legal - The Birkbeck Law Librarian's Blog

Features library news, tips on new resources, links to useful web sites and more.

http://birkbecklibrarylaw.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 18

    The EU (Withdrawal) Bill - what it says and the issues it raise

    The EU (Withdrawal) Bill - what it says and the issues it raise
    I've previously posted about Mark Elliott's Public Law for Everyone blog and having just read his 1000 words entry on the EU (Withdrawal) Bill thought that it was worth linking through to this particular post. As a non-lawyer I found it easy…
  • Jul 13

    Celebrating the Centenary of Women Lawyers - an exhibition at Lincoln's Inn

    Celebrating the Centenary of Women Lawyers - an exhibition at Lincoln's Inn
    This exhibition is hosted by Lincoln's Inn in partnership with First 100 Years and is running because 2019 will mark 100 years since the passing of the Sex Disqualification (Removal) Act which removed any legal barrier to women working as…
  • Jun 29

    Woman's Hour series on women's lives after leaving prison

    Woman's Hour series on women's lives after leaving prison
    Recently Woman's Hour broadcast a series in which Milly Chowles interviewed women at different stages of their lives after leaving prison.The interviews are each around 10 minutes long and give an interesting insight into the challenges of…
Rank this Week: 989

California Real Estate Lawyers…

California Real Estate Lawyers Blog

Published by Law Office of James J. Falcone

http://www.calrealestatelawyersblog.com/
Rank this Week: 529

Condo Reporter

Condo Reporter

Covers condominium law in Ontario, Canada. By Aird & Berlis LLP.

http://www.condoreporter.com/
  • Jul 18

    Government of Ontario Seeks Comments on Proposed Regulation Concerning Condominium Returns and Information Database

    Government of Ontario Seeks Comments on Proposed Regulation Concerning Condominium Returns and Information Database
    The Government of Ontario has recently released a draft regulation under the Protecting Condominium Owners Act, 2015 concerning the mandatory filing of condominium information returns and the maintenance of a condominium information database…
  • Jul 13

    Denise Lash’s Article on Licensing of Condo Manager

    Denise Lash’s Article on Licensing of Condo Manager
    Denise Lash’s article on mandatory licensing of condo managers was featured in CCI Golden Horseshoe’s Spring 2017 edition. Click here for a copy of the article.
  • Jul 12

    Condo Balcony Fire

    Condo Balcony Fire
    Toronto Fire Services recently held a press conference about the increasing number of fires on condo balconies caused by cigarettes being carelessly tossed from balconies. At the time of the press conference, there had been 27 balcony fires…
Rank this Week: 787

Appellate Advocacy Blog

Appellate Advocacy Blog

Edited by David R. Cleveland, Kendall D. Isaac, Tonya Kowalski, Elizabeth Berenguer Megale and Randall L. Hodgkinson.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/appellate_advocacy/
  • Jul 18

    #TwitterTuesday--Utah

    #TwitterTuesday--Utah
    Looking to follow appellate law in Utah? Here are a few Twitter accounts to follow: Ken Reich (@LexUtah) is a Salt Lake City practitioner. He tweets on a variety of issues, including decisions of the Utah Supreme Court. His primary...
  • Jul 17

    Should SCOTUS Justices Have a Mandatory Retirement Age?

    Should SCOTUS Justices Have a Mandatory Retirement Age?
    According to Law360, Seventh Circuit Judge Richard Posner (age 78), advocated for mandatory judicial retirement ages in a recent interview published by Slate. Judge Posner suggested setting the retirement age at around 80 years old, saying…
  • Jul 11

    #TwitterTuesday--Nevada

    #TwitterTuesday--Nevada
    In keeping with my west coast focus, today's #TwitterTuesday features Twitter accounts to follow out of the great state of Nevada. Jordan T. Smith (@NevadaAppellate)--According to his profile, Jordan Smith is an appellate litigator in Nevada.…
Rank this Week: 697

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/
  • Jul 18

    1H 2017 Quick Links, Part 4 (Copyright, Patent, More)

    1H 2017 Quick Links, Part 4 (Copyright, Patent, More)
    Copyright * Design Basics, LLC v. Lexington Homes, Inc., 858 F.3d 1093 (7th Cir. 2017). Three noteworthy passages from this case: – “the existence of the plaintiff’s copyrighted materials on the Internet, even on a public…
  • Jul 17

    1H 2017 Quick Links, Part 3 (Google, Facebook, Uber, Airbnb)

    1H 2017 Quick Links, Part 3 (Google, Facebook, Uber, Airbnb)
    Google * Bloomberg: Google Now Scrubbing Private Medical Records From Search Results * Search Engine Land: A deep look at Google’s biggest-ever search quality crisis * Search Engine Land: Google launches new effort to flag upsetting or…
  • Jul 16

    1H 2017 Quick Links, Part 2 (Privacy, Security)

    1H 2017 Quick Links, Part 2 (Privacy, Security)
    Privacy *  Vigil v. Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., 2017 WL 398404 (SDNY Jan. 30, 2017): The plaintiffs allege that they agreed to the MyPlayer terms and conditions, that NBA 2K15 scanned their faces to create personalized…
Rank this Week: 740

Hoffmann Law Firm, L.L.C. Blog

Hoffmann Law Firm, L.L.C. Blog

Discusses news, tips, and information related to Missouri auto accidents. By Christopher Hoffmann.

http://www.hoffmannpersonalinjury.com/category/car-accident/
  • Jul 18

    Can Government Be Held Liable for a Car Accident? – St. Louis Attorney

    Can Government Be Held Liable for a Car Accident? – St. Louis Attorney
    Establishing liability and recovering damages from the government is generally not as simple as you may assume. If you have been in an accident that involves potential liability of a government employee or entity, establishing liability and…
  • Jul 17

    Car Accident Caused by a Blind Spot – St. Louis Attorney

    Car Accident Caused by a Blind Spot – St. Louis Attorney
    A large number of accidents happen because drivers fail to check their blond spots before they make turns or back up. Car accidents can occur for a wide variety of reasons, ranging from driver negligence to defective vehicle components.…
  • Jul 16

    Neurological Issues Arising from a Car Accident – St. Louis Attorney

    Neurological Issues Arising from a Car Accident – St. Louis Attorney
    Even minor car accidents can cause serious injuries including neurological issues. Neurological issues can have serious and even debilitating effects on the victim. There are wide range of such issues that can arise from a car accident. In…
Rank this Week: 902

In Search of Perfect Client…

In Search of Perfect Client Service

Covers client communications, client service, billing, and more. By Patrick Lamb.

http://www.patrickjlamb.com/
  • Jul 18

    Valorem recognized as Leading Core Firm and Leading Recommended Firm for Manufacturing Industry

    Valorem recognized as Leading Core Firm and Leading Recommended Firm for Manufacturing Industry
    I am honored to report that “Clients recognize Valorem Law Group for its unparalleled client relationships in the brand new BTI Industry Power Rankings 2017: The Law Firms with the Best Client Relationships in 18…
  • Jul 18

    Space can make you more creative

    Space can make you more creative
    Not outer space.  No, the point is that the space you meet in, the space you operate in, or the space you interact with people in can make you more creative.  Everyone has been to a conference in a hotel ballroom, right. …
  • Jul 12

    A real live mythical creature speaks about alternative fee

    A real live mythical creature speaks about alternative fee
    Utah Business recently published Industry Outlook: Legal, which featured a question about alternative fees.  It appears that Utah is an hourly billing utopia, immune to much of the turmoil firms face in the rest of the country. …
Rank this Week: 67

Baby Barista - Times Online

Baby Barista - Times Online

Fictional account of a junior barrister practising at the English Bar.

http://www.babybarista.com/
  • Jul 18

    Reputation Management Company Can Remove Over 150,000 Webpages With Negative Review

    Reputation Management Company Can Remove Over 150,000 Webpages With Negative Review
    Consideration has been given for the editing and publishing of this post Reputation Management Company can help Lawyers & Business Owners with it’s ability to remove over 150,000 unwanted webpages or reviews that could tarnish a…
  • Jul 16

    Monday morning with Alex Williams’ cartoon

    Monday morning with Alex Williams’ cartoon
    This cartoon is by Alex Williams who draws the Queen’s Counsel cartoons for The Times and in numerous books including The Queen’s Counsel Lawyer’s Omnibus. He offers almost all of his cartoons for sale at £120 for…
  • Jul 10

    Monday morning with Alex Williams’ cartoon

    Monday morning with Alex Williams’ cartoon
    This cartoon is by Alex Williams who draws the Queen’s Counsel cartoons for The Times and in numerous books including The Queen’s Counsel Lawyer’s Omnibus. He offers almost all of his cartoons for sale at £120 for…
Rank this Week: 400

Brian Leiter's Law School Reports

Brian Leiter's Law School Reports

News about law professors and law schools. By University of Texas School of Law Professor Brian R. Leiter.

http://leiterlawschool.typepad.com/leiter/
Rank this Week: 310

IP Iustitia

IP Iustitia

Discusses news, cases, legislation and anything to do with Intellectual Property law.

http://www.ipiustitia.com
  • Jul 18

    Less Offensive - US Supreme Court Takes on Disparaging Trademark

    Less Offensive - US Supreme Court Takes on Disparaging Trademark
    Issues surrounding race are incredibly difficult and complex things, and clearly have no single answer to address them fully. Many efforts have been made to address various nuances of race and racial negativity, one of which is the prevention…
  • Jul 11

    Results Breakdown - Canadian Supreme Court Rules on Infringing Websites and Google Search Result

    Results Breakdown - Canadian Supreme Court Rules on Infringing Websites and Google Search Result
    When reading this case this writer pondered what he would do in a world without Google (or search engines in general). Finding information on a web that's very close to an unrestricted space is both very useful, and can produce results you…
  • Jun 27

    Copyright Mutiny - The Pirate Bay is Communicating Works to the Public, says CJEU

    Copyright Mutiny - The Pirate Bay is Communicating Works to the Public, says CJEU
    Internet piracy has become a very common thing in the 21st century, and websites providing access to infringing materials, specifically torrent files, are booming. While these sites don't host material themselves, they provide links to files…
Rank this Week: 893

Georgia Injury Law Blog

Georgia Injury Law Blog

Providing information, resources, and commentary for injured people and their families. By Robert N. Katz of Katz Wright Fleming Dodson & Mildenhall LLC.

http://www.georgiainjurylawblog.com/
  • Jul 17

    Trucking Industry Will Push for Greater Weight Limits on Tractor-Trailer

    Trucking Industry Will Push for Greater Weight Limits on Tractor-Trailer
    This year, the trucking industry will push for legislation that will increase weight limits on tractor-trailers and 18-wheelers across the country. Unfortunately, heavier trucks on our highways will only increase the risk of accidents, and…
  • Jul 14

    Seniors with Dementia May Be at Risk of Poisoning from Laundry Detergent Pod

    Seniors with Dementia May Be at Risk of Poisoning from Laundry Detergent Pod
    It’s not just young children who may be at risk of poisoning after ingesting brightly-colored and attractively packaged laundry pods. The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is increasingly coming across cases involving seniors…
  • Jul 12

    Safety Group Questions Georgia Trucking Highway Project

    Safety Group Questions Georgia Trucking Highway Project
    A safety group is questioning whether a proposed transportation safety project that would add several new miles of truck-only lanes on I-75 in Georgia has been well thought-out and could pose safety risks. The two billion-dollar…
Rank this Week: 634

Connecticut Employment Law Blog

Connecticut Employment Law Blog

Features developments in labor and employment law. By Daniel A. Schwartz.

http://www.ctemploymentlawblog.com/
  • Jul 17

    The One Area of Connecticut Law Employers Love (For Now)

    The One Area of Connecticut Law Employers Love (For Now)
      Over the weekend, The New York Times ran a surprising (at least to me) article about how Idaho has implemented a legal framework that gives employers a great deal of flexibility in an area getting a good deal more publicity of late:…
  • Jun 29

    Want to Help Refugees? You Can Always Hire One. Legally.

    Want to Help Refugees? You Can Always Hire One. Legally.
    Over the last few months, I’ve had a few opportunities to use my legal background to help shed some light on refugee resettlement. Back in February, I helped Connecticut lawyers introduce and sponsor a resolution at the American Bar…
  • Jun 28

    How Will Federal Legal and Regulatory Changes Impact Connecticut Employers?

    How Will Federal Legal and Regulatory Changes Impact Connecticut Employers?
    For the last six years, you haven’t seen much on this blog about changes to federal employment laws because, well, there just weren’t any.  What we DID see, however, were changes to regulations and enforcement orders. Nearly…
Rank this Week: 124

Brownn Family Law

Brownn Family Law

Feature information and updates on Minnesota divorce and family law issues. By Brown Law Offices, PA.

http://www.mnfamilylawblog.com/
  • Jul 17

    Your Military Divorce 101 (Part 3)

    Your Military Divorce 101 (Part 3)
      In parts one and two, we covered an overview of military divorce and discussed special considerations regarding children and military divorce. In our final post in this series, we’ll examine implications for pensions and alimony…
  • Jul 10

    Your Military Divorce 101 (Part 2)

    Your Military Divorce 101 (Part 2)
    In a military divorce, the nonmilitary spouse likely has not worked outside the home or possibly only held down part-time employment in order to accommodate the lifestyle with moves and lengthy deployments. On the one hand, nonmilitary…
  • Jul 3

    Your Military Divorce 101 (Part 1)

    Your Military Divorce 101 (Part 1)
    From 2001 until 2011, the divorce rate rose from 2.6 percent to 3.7 percent for military couples, according to the Defense Department. The military enforces special regulations for divorces in order to protect both enlisted individuals and…
Rank this Week: 266

New York Injury Lawyers Blog

New York Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers injury and accident case updates and news. Published By New York injury firm Gallivan & Gallivan.

http://www.newyorkinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Jul 17

    After Leg Amputation Caused by Hospital Delay, Man Sue

    After Leg Amputation Caused by Hospital Delay, Man Sue
    On September 22, 2015 Delfino Cuautle was forced to have his leg amputated after a series of bureaucratic errors at two different New York City hospitals led to a 13-hour wait and a fixable medical problem turned into a mandatory…
  • Jul 13

    Lavern’s Law Passes in Albany; Will Help Victims of Misdiagnosed Cancer

    Lavern’s Law Passes in Albany; Will Help Victims of Misdiagnosed Cancer
    The New York State Assembly passed a bill meant to help victims of misdiagnosed cancer by changing the time period which a lawsuit can be filed.  If the bill were signed into law, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he intends to sign…
  • Jul 13

    Mayor De Blasio Close to Increasing Training Requirements for Construction Laborer

    Mayor De Blasio Close to Increasing Training Requirements for Construction Laborer
    Mayor Bill de Blasio and union leaders are set to increase the amount of training hours required for construction laborers. Under the new regulations, all workers will be trained between 54 and 71 hours and supervisors will be trained an…
Rank this Week: 901

Stock Broker Fraud Blog

Stock Broker Fraud Blog

Covers broker fraud, investor fraud, marketing timing, and securities fraud. By Shepherd Smith Edwards & Kantas.

http://www.stockbrokerfraudblog.com/
  • Jul 17

    Two More Texans Plead Guilty in $6.5M Diamond Investment Scam

    Two More Texans Plead Guilty in $6.5M Diamond Investment Scam
    Jay Bruce Heimburger, a Dallas man, has pleaded guilty to mail fraud over his involvement in a $6.4M investment scam that allegedly took place from about March 2011 to November 2013. He faces up to more than 20 years in prison, has to pay a…
  • Jul 15

    Financier Who Bilked Family and Friends of $23M Investment Fraud Gets Three Years in Prison

    Financier Who Bilked Family and Friends of $23M Investment Fraud Gets Three Years in Prison
    Haena Park, the Harvard-educated financier who pleaded guilty to the commodities fraud that bilked over 40 investors of more than $23M, is sentenced to three years in prison. Park defrauded friends and family over six years, beginning in…
  • Jul 13

    14 People Charged In $14.7M Stock Rigging Fraud That Bilked Senior Investor

    14 People Charged In $14.7M Stock Rigging Fraud That Bilked Senior Investor
    According to prosecutors, criminal charges have been brought against 14 people over their alleged involvement in a $14.7M investment scam that primarily targeted older investors. The US Attorney’s office alleges that between 1/2014 and…
Rank this Week: 168

Institutional Investor Securities…

Institutional Investor Securities Blog

Covers investment fraud involving auction-rate securities, credit rating agencies, hedge funds and mortgage-backed securities. By Shepherd Smith Edwards & Kantas.

http://www.institutionalinvestorsecuritiesblog.com/
Rank this Week: 424

Chicago DUI Lawyer Blog

Chicago DUI Lawyer Blog

By The Davis Law Group, P.C.

http://www.illinoisdriverslicensereinstatementlawyer.com/blog/
  • Jul 17

    Illinois Secretary of State & BAIID Violation

    Illinois Secretary of State & BAIID Violation
    A driver may be required to use a Breath Alcohol Ignition Interlock Device (BAIID), also known as a breathalyzer, if they have been issued a Restricted Driving Permit (RDP) or a Monitoring Device Driving Permit (MDDP) as a result of a DUI…
  • Jun 6

    Do I need a traffic lawyer?

    Do I need a traffic lawyer?
    One question we hear often is, “Do I need a traffic lawyer?” While you may not be required to hire a traffic lawyer if you receive an Illinois traffic ticket, having proper legal representation is beneficial for a…
  • May 23

    How long does it take to get a restricted driving permit (RDP) in Illinois?

    How long does it take to get a restricted driving permit (RDP) in Illinois?
    It can take, on average, 10-14 weeks to receive a restricted driving permit (RDP)/hardship license from the date of your administrative hearing with the Illinois Secretary of State. There is not only a waiting period before the hearing…
Rank this Week: 462

Erik J. Heels

Erik J. Heels

Covers technology, law, baseball, and rock 'n' roll. By Erik J. Heels.

http://www.erikjheels.com/
  • Jul 17

    * Why We PMC: The MCats Band Story

    * Why We PMC: The MCats Band Story
    17 Seconds #38 [Editor’s note: This edition of “17 Seconds” has been heavily cross-posted (on clocktowerlaw.com, erikjheels.com, giantpeople.com, mcatsband.org, Facebook, and LinkedIn) because cancer sucks!] On Sunday…
  • Jun 17

    * When To File Trademarks In Canada And Europe

    * When To File Trademarks In Canada And Europe
    17 Seconds #37 With apologies to my Canadian friends and family, Canada is the functional equivalent of the 51st state. Because Canada is so close to the United States, you should file trademarks in Canada for your top trademarks (i.e. your…
  • May 17

    * 17 Seconds #36 – Q: What do Boston startups Disruptor Beam, Onshape, RailPod, and Tamr have in common?

    * 17 Seconds #36 – Q: What do Boston startups Disruptor Beam, Onshape, RailPod, and Tamr have in common?
    A: IP law by Clocktower Law. By Erik J. Heels First published 5/17/2017; ErikJHeels.com; publisher: GiantPeople. Three of the four things that Clocktower Law does for a living are a waste of money: Most foreign patents are a waste of money.…
Rank this Week: 95

Financial Industry Review

Financial Industry Review

Covers asset management, litigation, and rating agencies. By Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP.

http://blogs.orrick.com/financial/
  • Jul 17

    FHFA Announces $5.5 Billion Settlement With Royal Bank of Scotland

    FHFA Announces $5.5 Billion Settlement With Royal Bank of Scotland
      On July 12, 2017, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (“FHFA“), as conservator of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, announced it had reached a settlement with Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc, related companies and specifically…
  • Jul 17

    Rating Agency Development

    Rating Agency Development
      On July 10, 2017, DBRS issued a report entitled Rating Canadian Split Share Companies and Trusts. Report. On July 7, 2017, DBRS issued a report entitled Derivatives Criteria for Canadian Structured Finance. Report. On July 7, 2017,…
  • Jul 17

    European Union (Withdrawal) Bill Received First Reading in Parliament

    European Union (Withdrawal) Bill Received First Reading in Parliament
      The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill (the “Repeal Bill”), which will end the supremacy of EU law in the UK by repealing the European Communities Act 1972 and will prepare the UK’s legislative framework after its…
Rank this Week: 668

Sanns Mediation World of ADR

Sanns Mediation World of ADR

Covers mediation, arbitration and family/divorce law in NJ.

https://www.sannsmediation.com/blog/
  • Jul 17

    Conflict and Divorce Quote — Norman Cousin

    Conflict and Divorce Quote — Norman Cousin
    “Wisdom consists of the anticipation of consequences.” — Norman Cousins (1915 – 1990), American political journalist, author, professor, and world peace advocate. One of the goals of mediation is to anticipate…
  • Jul 9

    NJ Court Establishes Factors for Name Change of Transgender Minor Child

    NJ Court Establishes Factors for Name Change of Transgender Minor Child
    NJ Superior Court Judge Marcia L. Silva, sitting in Middlesex County, recently ruled on a case of first impression regarding when a transgender minor child may change their name.  The case is Sacklow v. Betts (FM-12-1502-07C) and the…
  • Jul 2

    Conflict and Divorce Quote — Eckhart Tolle

    Conflict and Divorce Quote — Eckhart Tolle
    Whenever anything negative happens to you, there is a deep lesson within it, although you may not see it at the time. — Eckhart Tolle (b. 1948), German author and spiritualist     The post Conflict and Divorce Quote…
Rank this Week: 907

Family Law Blog

Family Law Blog

Covers California family law. By Claery & Green.

http://www.claerygreen.com/Family-Law-Blog.aspx
  • Jul 17

    Eli V. Hammond Used as a Divorce Expert on E!

    Eli V. Hammond Used as a Divorce Expert on E!
    We are proud to announce that our very own, Eli V. Hammond, a Certified Family Law Specialist, is being featured as a divorce expert on a new hit TV show, The Second Wives Club, on E! On the show, Attorney Hammond explains the general…
  • Jul 10

    Managing Your Reputation During Divorce

    Managing Your Reputation During Divorce
    You could’ve been dreaming about a divorce for years, but once it becomes a reality, you’re suddenly hit with emotions you don’t know how to handle – fear, anger, sadness, guilt, hopelessness, and numbness. You…
  • Jul 3

    Will Divorce Hurt My Credit?

    Will Divorce Hurt My Credit?
    It’s common knowledge that divorce can affect many aspects of a person’s life, including relationships, finances, stress, and even appetite and sleep. But, one thing that too many people fail to consider is how divorce can…
Rank this Week: 159