Most Popular Blawgs Expanded View List View

Blogs 46 - 90 of 1000
Sorted by Popularity | Sort by Name | Sort by Last Post Date
Today | This Week | This Month | All Time |

Simple Justice

Simple Justice

A New York Criminal Defense Blog. By Scott H. Greenfield.

http://blog.simplejustice.us
  • Jul 21

    See Something? Who Are You To Say Anything?

    See Something? Who Are You To Say Anything?
    In a surprising burst of lucidity, Ross Douthat’s New York Times column, The Parent Trap, offers some excellent beef before reaching his requisite listicle. For instance, they might have ended up like the Connecticut mother who…
  • Jul 21

    Eric Garner’s Killing: The Mindset Is The Issue

    Eric Garner’s Killing: The Mindset Is The Issue
    NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton, to the surprise and appreciation of many New Yorkers, didn’t pull a Ray Kelly.  Instead, he immediately condemned what clearly appeared from the video of Eric Garner’s seizure and killing to be…
  • Jul 20

    FACE Time

    FACE Time
    There is no one as passionate as a mother in defense of her child, and indeed, when that child has suffered the indignities of the legal system in one of its many permutations, the need to do something can be overwhelming.  Often, this…
Rank this Week: 47

Helping Florida Consumers

Helping Florida Consumers

Covers Florida consumer law. By Taras Rudnitsky.

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

    Main Street Acquisition Lawsuit Against Our Client Dismissed

    Main Street Acquisition Lawsuit Against Our Client Dismissed
    Plaintiff: Main Street Acquisition Corp. Original Creditor: HSBC Bank Nevada, N.A. Plaintiff’s Attorney: Andrew Fleisher, Esq. Plaintiff’s Law Firm: Law Offices of Erskine and Fleisher Case Outcome: Voluntary Dismissal with…
  • Jul 15

    Capital One Drops Debt Collection Lawsuit After Client Hires the Rudnitsky Law Firm

    Capital One Drops Debt Collection Lawsuit After Client Hires the Rudnitsky Law Firm
    Plaintiff: Capital One Bank (USA), N.A. Plaintiff’s Attorney: Flynn LaVrar, Esq. / Richard Battaglino, Esq. Plaintiff’s Law Firm: Zakheim and LaVrar, P.A. Case Outcome: Voluntary Dismissal Our client was sued for an alleged…
  • Jul 13

    CACH LLC Debt Collection Lawsuit Permanently Dismissed

    CACH LLC Debt Collection Lawsuit Permanently Dismissed
    Plaintiff: CACH LLC Original Creditor: Bank of America, N.A. Plaintiff’s Attorney: Harold Scherr, Esq. / Alex McClure, Esq. Plaintiff’s Law Firm: Law Office of Harold E. Scherr, P.A. (n/k/a Scherr & McClure, P.A.) Case…
Rank this Week: 46

The Word On Employment Law

The Word On Employment Law

Covers legal issues affecting the workplace. By Dave Whitlock, Chris Parker and Jimmy Daniel.

http://www.wordonemploymentlaw.com
  • Jun 7

    Retaliation Claims Increase

    Retaliation Claims Increase
    Recent trends reveal that employment retaliation claims are on the rise.  Further, courts are taking a hard line on offending employers accused of retaliation in employment.  A review of United States Supreme Court decisions in retaliation…
  • May 19

    Nuclear Fallout

    Nuclear Fallout
    But not in Japan.  Arnold Schwarzenegger and Dominique Strauss-Kahn are making headlines they probably wish they had never made.  While I’m not a man and can, therefore, only surmise that the root of the problem somehow goes back to The…
  • May 17

    There’s An App for That

    There’s An App for That
    And it’s exhibit one to the wage and hour lawsuit that has just been filed against your company.  The Department of Labor (DOL) has announced the release of its first smartphone app – a timesheet that allows employees to keep track of…
Rank this Week: 48

Antitrust & Competition Policy…

Antitrust & Competition Policy Blog

Edited by D. Daniel Sokol and Shubha Ghosh.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/antitrustprof_blog/
  • Jul 21

    Arkansas hiring announcement - antitrust law professors needed

    Arkansas hiring announcement - antitrust law professors needed
    TENURE-TRACK POSITION The UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS SCHOOL OF LAW, Fayetteville, seeks to fill one tenure-track position to begin in the 2015-2016 academic year at the rank of assistant or associate professor. Our curricular needs are diverse…
  • Jul 21

    Interpersonal Bundling

    Interpersonal Bundling
    Yongmin Chen, University of Colorado at Boulder and Tianle Zhang, Lingnan University describe Interpersonal Bundling. ABSTRACT: This paper studies a model of interpersonal bundling, in which a monopolist offers a good for sale under a regular…
  • Jul 21

    Tesla and the Car Dealers’ Lobby

    Tesla and the Car Dealers’ Lobby
    Dan Crane (Michigan) has written on Tesla and the Car Dealers’ Lobby. ABSTRACT: Tesla Motors, the offspring of the South African-American entrepreneur Elon Musk who also brought us Pay-Pal and SpaceX, is the most exciting automotive…
Rank this Week: 49

International Law Reporter

International Law Reporter

Edited by Professor Jacob Katz Cogan.

http://ilreports.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 21

    Payandeh: Fragmentation within International Human Rights Law

    Payandeh: Fragmentation within International Human Rights Law
    Mehrdad Payandeh (Heinrich Heine Universität Dusseldorf - Law) has posted Fragmentation within International Human Rights Law (in A Farewell to Fragmentation: The ICJ’s Role in the Reassertion and Convergence of International Law,…
  • Jul 21

    New Issue: Transnational Legal Theory

    New Issue: Transnational Legal Theory
    The latest issue of Transnational Legal Theory (Vol. 5, no. 1, 2014) is out. Contents include:Philip Liste, Transnational Human Rights Litigation and Territorialised Knowledge: Kiobel and the ‘Politics of Space’ Tomaso Ferrando,…
  • Jul 21

    New Issue: International Community Law Review

    New Issue: International Community Law Review
    The latest issue of the International Community Law Review (Vol. 16, no. 3, 2014) is out. Contents include:Special Issue: Reservations to International TreatiesKasey L. McCall-Smith, Mind the Gaps: The ILC Guide to Practice on Reservations to…
Rank this Week: 50

ImmigrationProf Blog

ImmigrationProf Blog

By Kevin R. Johnson, Bill O. Hing and Rose Cuison Villazor.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/immigration/
Rank this Week: 51

Law Blog

Law Blog

Covers law and business and the business of law. By the Wall Street Journal.

http://blogs.wsj.com/law
  • Jul 21

    Judge Kozinski: Bring Back the Firing Squad

    Judge Kozinski: Bring Back the Firing Squad
    One of the nation's most prominent judges is urging states that have the death penalty to abandon lethal injection and switch to the "more primitive" but "foolproof" firing squad as their primary method of executing death-row inmates.
  • Jul 21

    Hopkins to Pay $190 Million to Settle Suit Over Accused Gynecologist

    Hopkins to Pay $190 Million to Settle Suit Over Accused Gynecologist
    A judge in Maryland has approved a preliminary $190 million settlement between Johns Hopkins Hospital and thousands of patients who were were allegedly secretly photographed and videotaped by a gynecologist over a period of several years.
  • Jul 21

    Hopkins to Pay $190 Million to Settle Suit Over Accused Gynecologist

    Hopkins to Pay $190 Million to Settle Suit Over Accused Gynecologist
    A judge in Maryland has approved a preliminary $190 million settlement between Johns Hopkins Hospital and thousands of patients who were were allegedly secretly photographed and videotaped by a gynecologist over a period of several years.
Rank this Week: 52

California Injury Blog

California Injury Blog

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

http://www.californiainjuryblog.com/
  • Jul 21

    Orange County Pedestrian Accident Causes Critical Injurie

    Orange County Pedestrian Accident Causes Critical Injurie
    A 35-year-old man was critically injured in an Orange County pedestrian accident after he was struck while crossing the street. According to a news report in The Orange County Register, the major injury collision occurred early morning on…
  • Jul 18

    Worker Electrocuted in Orange County Construction Accident

    Worker Electrocuted in Orange County Construction Accident
    One man was electrocuted and another shocked during a construction accident at Mission Viejo High School the afternoon of July 17, 2014. According to a news report in The Orange County Register, a construction crew was working on the…
  • Jul 18

    Teen Girl Injured in Crosswalk Accident in Costa Mesa

    Teen Girl Injured in Crosswalk Accident in Costa Mesa
    A 15-year-old girl was injured in a Costa Mesa pedestrian accident, which officials say involved a suspected drunk driver who fled the scene. According to a news report in The Daily Pilot, the injury collision occurred at the intersection of…
Rank this Week: 54

New York Criminal Lawyer Blog

New York Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers New York criminal law topics such as criminal procedure, DWI and traffic offenses, drugs and narcotics, fraud related offenses, and violent crimes. By Jeremy Saland.

http://www.newyorkcriminallawyer-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 53

Settle It Now Negotiation Blog

Settle It Now Negotiation Blog

Covers mediation, negotiation and settlement. By Victoria Pynchon.

http://www.negotiationlawblog.com/
  • Feb 22

    Our Close the Gap App Arrives in Time for Equal Pay Day

    Our Close the Gap App Arrives in Time for Equal Pay Day
    Close the Gap App™ (sponsored by GoDaddy) is a powerful online tool that takes you on a guided deep dive into your career path. It's like having your very own career or business coach on your desktop or mobile…
  • Nov 16

    Good Night and Good Luck

    Good Night and Good Luck
    I launched the Negotiation Law Blog on October 3, 2006, shortly after I'd earned my LL.M in Conflict Resolution from the Straus Institute at Pepperdine University School of Law. I'm uncertain just how many months earlier I'd begun blogging on…
  • Nov 5

    Getting the Other Guy to the Negotiation Table

    Getting the Other Guy to the Negotiation Table
      This just in from Harvard's Program on Negotiation: In a new study, Nour Kteily of Northwestern University and his colleagues found that low-power groups can influence powerful parties to engage with them through their framing of the…
Rank this Week: 55

Grits for Breakfast

Grits for Breakfast

Covers the political, economic and social consequences of crime, punishment and justice in the Lone Star State. By Scott Henson.

http://gritsforbreakfast.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 19

    A glimpse into grand jury misconduct

    A glimpse into grand jury misconduct
    Lisa Falkenberg at the Houston Chronicle has posted the first two of a three-part series describing abusive interrogation by a grand jury so intense it may cause a capital murder conviction in a police officer's death to be overturned.…
  • Jul 17

    All Ten: DPS now fingerprinting every driver at renewal

    All Ten: DPS now fingerprinting every driver at renewal
    Reversing a decade long policy implemented after the Texas House shot down the idea in 2003, the Texas Department of Public Safety earlier this year began taking all ten fingerprints of drivers when they apply for a license or a renewal.…
  • Jul 17

    Immigrants (still) arrested at very low rate

    Immigrants (still) arrested at very low rate
    A reporter pointed me to this page on the Texas DPS website titled "Texas Criminal Alien Arrest Data" posting material that Col. Steve McCraw has been using to promote the state's beefed up border strategy. Check it out.The data, though, lack…
Rank this Week: 56

Traffic Accident News And Advice…

Traffic Accident News And Advice Blog

Covers auto laws and auto accident law in California. By Bisnar Chase LLP.

http://www.trafficaccidentnewsandadviceblog.com/
  • Jul 21

    Bicyclist Killed In Pomona DUI Collision

    Bicyclist Killed In Pomona DUI Collision
    A bicyclist was fatally injured in what officials suspect was a collision caused by a drunk driver. According to a KTLA news report, a BMW was traveling north on Garey Avenue near Philadelphia Street early morning on July 19, 2014 when it…
  • Jul 18

    Los Angeles Hit-and-Run Crash Causes Major Injurie

    Los Angeles Hit-and-Run Crash Causes Major Injurie
    A driver who caused a hit-and-run car accident leaving two people with serious injuries fled the scene on foot, according to a City News Service report. California Highway Patrol officials say the crash occurred on the northbound 101 Freeway…
  • Jul 18

    Motorcyclist Killed In Newport Beach Collision

    Motorcyclist Killed In Newport Beach Collision
    Dwight Palmer, 55, was killed in a Newport Beach motorcycle accident. According to a news report in The Orange County Register, the fatal collision occurred the morning of July 14, 2014 near the intersection of East Coast Highway and Reef…
Rank this Week: 57

TaxProf Blog

TaxProf Blog

By Paul L. Caron.

http://taxprof.typepad.com/taxprof_blog/
  • Jul 21

    Details Begin to Emerge in Murder of Dan Markel

    Details Begin to Emerge in Murder of Dan Markel
    More details are beginning to emerge in the weekend death of Dan Markel, D’Alemberte Professor of Law at Florida State and the founder of PrawfsBlawg, as the result of a shooting in his home: one press reports says that Dan was shot in the…
  • Jul 21

    Wealthier New Yorkers Are Not Fleeing the City for Tax Haven

    Wealthier New Yorkers Are Not Fleeing the City for Tax Haven
    New York Times: Wealthier New Yorkers Aren’t Fleeing the City for Tax Havens, a Study Says, by Sam Roberts: Sean Hannity, the Fox News prime-time host, threatened last month to leave New York for a tax haven down south. Tiger Woods…
  • Jul 21

    Marian: The Function of Corporate Tax-Residence in Territorial System

    Marian: The Function of Corporate Tax-Residence in Territorial System
    Omri Y. Marian (Florida), The Function of Corporate Tax-Residence in Territorial Systems, 18 Chapman L. Rev. ___ (2014): In this symposium Essay, I explore the instrumentality of corporate tax-residence determination in territorial tax…
Rank this Week: 58

StandDown Texas Project

StandDown Texas Project

Covers best practices in the criminal justice system. By Steve Hall.

http://standdown.typepad.com/weblog/
  • Jul 21

    Continued Commentary on the California Ruling

    Continued Commentary on the California Ruling
    Today's New York Times publishes the editorial, "A Lifetime on California’s Death Row." In a remarkable ruling overturning the death sentence of Ernest Dewayne Jones, who was sentenced in 1995 for the murder of his girlfriend’s…
  • Jul 21

    The Death Penalty Is Incompatible with Human Dignity

    The Death Penalty Is Incompatible with Human Dignity
    That's the title of an OpEd in the Saturday edition of the Washington Post by Harvard Law's Charles Ogletree. It is syndicated in many papers across the nation. Here's the beginning of this must-read: I have wondered countless times over...
  • Jul 21

    9th Circuit Stays Arizona Execution Over Drug Secrecy

    9th Circuit Stays Arizona Execution Over Drug Secrecy
    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ruling in Wood v. Ryan is available in Adobe .pdf format. Also available, a dissent in the case and other documents. "Court Delays Execution Over Secrecy With Drugs," is the New...
Rank this Week: 59

In the News

In the News

Faculty news from Berkeley Law.

http://inthenews.berkeleylawblogs.org/
  • Jul 15

    What are the implications of the most recent Supreme Court decisions?

    What are the implications of the most recent Supreme Court decisions?
    Jesse Choper interviewed on KALW-FM, Your Call, June 30, 2014 “I don’t think that anybody made light of the fact that the issue of freedom of choice is a very, very important one for women and for other people as well. But I think…
  • Jul 15

    The Supreme Court and the death of free TV

    The Supreme Court and the death of free TV
    James Tuthill writes for Corporate Counsel, (free membership required) June 30, 2014 The court, as is typical with many judicial decisions, barely mentions the real issue: the huge sums of money broadcasters receive from cable and satellite…
  • Jul 15

    ‘Picking quarrels’ casts shadow over Chinese law

    ‘Picking quarrels’ casts shadow over Chinese law
    Stanley Lubman writes for The Wall Street Journal, China Real Time blog, June 30, 2014 On top of prosecutions for vaguely defined crimes such as “picking quarrels,” the rules for journalists and lawyers restrict public expression…
Rank this Week: 60

The Indiana Law Blog

The Indiana Law Blog

Covers Indiana law, as well as interesting developments in law and government. By Marcia Oddi.

http://indianalawblog.com/
Rank this Week: 61

How Appealing

How Appealing

Covers appellate litigation. By Howard J. Bashman.

http://howappealing.law.com/
Rank this Week: 62

Legal Theory Blog

Legal Theory Blog

Covers constitutional theory, feminist legal theory, law and economics, normative legal theory and more. By University of Illinois Professor Lawrence B. Solum.

http://lsolum.typepad.com/legaltheory/
  • Jul 21

    Howe on Biased Jurie

    Howe on Biased Jurie
    Scott Howe (Chapman University, The Dale E. Fowler School of Law) has posted Deselecting Biased Juries (Utah Law Review, Forthcoming) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Critics of peremptory-challenge systems commonly contend that they inevitably…
  • Jul 21

    Lupu on Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Store

    Lupu on Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Store
    Ira C. Lupu (George Washington University Law School) has posted Hobby Lobby and the Dubious Enterprise of Religious Exemptions (Forthcoming in Harvard Journal of Law and Gender, Vol. 38, No. 1, 2015) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: The…
  • Jul 21

    Oberdiek on Proximate Cause

    Oberdiek on Proximate Cause
    John Oberdiek (Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - School of Law - Camden) has posted Putting (and Keeping) Proximate Cause in Its Place (Forthcoming in Kimberly Kessler Ferzan and Stephen Morse (eds.), Legal, Moral, and…
Rank this Week: 63

Human Rights in Ireland

Human Rights in Ireland

Covers Irish and international human rights law.

http://humanrights.ie/
  • Jul 16

    A Mother and Baby Homes Commission: Lessons from the Murphy Report at the UNHRC.

    A Mother and Baby Homes Commission: Lessons from the Murphy Report at the UNHRC.
    Tuesday was the second, and most eventful, day of the Irish state’s examination before the ICCPR . I have made a Storify of my tweets and some others from Geneva, which is embedded at the bottom of this post, and includes…
  • Jul 16

    Northern/Irish Feminist Judgments Project Website Launched.

    Northern/Irish Feminist Judgments Project Website Launched.
    The Irish and Northern Irish Feminist Judgments Project begins today with the launch of a new website: www.feministjudging.ie. A collective of academics and practitioners based in Ireland and abroad will rewrite 30 important…
  • Jul 14

    Ireland before the UNHRC.

    Ireland before the UNHRC.
    I am in Geneva as part of the Irish NGO delegation to Ireland’s 4th Periodic Review under the ICCPR.* Readers will be aware that the UN Human Rights Committee heard testimony early yesterday from some 12 Irish…
Rank this Week: 64

American Civil Liberties Union…

American Civil Liberties Union Blog of Rights

Covers civil rights and constitutional law. From the ACLU.

https://www.aclu.org/blog
  • Jul 21

    VICTORY! A Historic Day for LGBT Equality

    VICTORY! A Historic Day for LGBT Equality
    “Many of you have worked for a long time to see this day coming. You organized, you spoke up, you signed petitions, you sent letters -- I know because I got a lot of them.”   If you’ve ever questioned whether it…
  • Jul 21

    The FBI’s Counterterrorism Sting Operations Are Counterproductive

    The FBI’s Counterterrorism Sting Operations Are Counterproductive
    This piece originally ran on Al Jazeera America. Adel Daoud is no Ferris Bueller. A Chicago suburban teen, he couldn’t drive himself to the Jewel Osco grocery store down the street without getting lost, let alone pull a Bueller and…
  • Jul 21

    "The FBI's Terror Machine, Tonight on HBO"

    "The FBI's Terror Machine, Tonight on HBO"
    More suspense thriller than eat-your-broccoli documentary, The Newburgh Sting follows an FBI informant’s recruitment of four African-American men in an elaborate sting that made headlines in 2009 as a terrorist plot. See video …
Rank this Week: 65

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 14

    What is a Required Finding of Not Guilty and How Does it Work?

    What is a Required Finding of Not Guilty and How Does it Work?
    The duty of the office of the district attorney in Massachusetts is not only to prosecute cases but to screen criminal allegations to determine if in fact a crime was committed. Sometimes this screening process fails. Young prosecutors…
  • Jul 10

    Newburyport Police Find a Cocaine Lab and Arrest a 51 Year Old Man

    Newburyport Police Find a Cocaine Lab and Arrest a 51 Year Old Man
    Cocaine labs are rare in Massachusetts. By the time the drug makes it into the Commonwealth it has already been processed and often diluted with cutting agents. Large scale cocaine production efforts are typically performed in the countries…
  • Jul 8

    When a Drug Trafficking Charge Should Be Reduced to a Drug Possession Charge

    When a Drug Trafficking Charge Should Be Reduced to a Drug Possession Charge
    Prosecutors in Massachusetts can understand that sometimes the lines between simple possession of drugs and possession with the intent to distribute drugs are blurred. Oftentimes those cases, if initially charged as “intent to…
Rank this Week: 66

Food Poison Journal

Food Poison Journal

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

http://www.foodpoisonjournal.com/
Rank this Week: 67

Class Action Fairness Act Blog

Class Action Fairness Act Blog

Offers information, cases and insights on the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005 (CAFA). By McGlinchey Stafford.

http://www.cafalawblog.com/
  • Jul 2

    Only Concrete Evidence Can Keep a Defendant’s Case Afloat Under CAFA’S Legal Certainty Standard

    Only Concrete Evidence Can Keep a Defendant’s Case Afloat Under CAFA’S Legal Certainty Standard
    Bell v. Home Depot U.S.A., Inc., 2013 WL 1791920 (E.D.Cal. April 26, 2013). As amended by CAFA, 28 U.S.C. § 1332(d) vests district courts with original jurisdiction of any civil action in which the amount in controversy exceeds…
  • May 23

    Forum Shopping May Not Qualify as Bad Faith

    Forum Shopping May Not Qualify as Bad Faith
    Deaver v. BBVA Compass Consulting & Benefits, Inc., 2013 WL 2156280 (N.D. Cal. May 17, 2013). The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida determined whether the Supreme Court’s recent decision in Standard Fire…
  • May 22

    District Court Can Stay Its Remand Order Pending Appeal

    District Court Can Stay Its Remand Order Pending Appeal
    Dalton v. Walgreen Co., 2013 WL 2367837 (E.D. Mo. May 29, 2013). Staying its remand order to facilitate the defendant to prefer an appeal, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri held that it had jurisdiction to reopen…
Rank this Week: 68

Privacy & Information Security…

Privacy & Information Security Law Blog

Provides global privacy and information security law updates and analysis. By Hunton & Williams.

https://www.huntonprivacyblog.com/
  • Jul 16

    UK ICO Releases Its Annual Report for 2013/2014

    UK ICO Releases Its Annual Report for 2013/2014
    On July 15, 2014, the UK Information Commissioner's Office released its Annual Report for 2013/14, in which it calls for increases in its funding and substantial new powers to help combat a range of growing privacy and data protection…
  • Jul 15

    UK Government Announces Emergency Data Retention Law

    UK Government Announces Emergency Data Retention Law
    On July 10, 2014, the UK government announced plans to introduce emergency data retention rules that would respond to the European Court of Justice's April 2014 declaration finding the EU Data Retention Directive invalid.
  • Jul 14

    French Data Protection Authority Announces Cookie Law Compliance Inspections to Begin in October

    French Data Protection Authority Announces Cookie Law Compliance Inspections to Begin in October
    On June 11, 2014, the French Data Protection Authority announced that it will begin conducting inspections in October 2014 to verify whether companies are complying with the cookie guidance it issued last December.
Rank this Week: 69

Federal Crimes Blog

Federal Crimes Blog

Covers federal crimes and criminal defense. By McNabb Associates, P.C.

http://federalcrimesblog.com
  • Dec 10

    Eighteen sheriff’s deputies charged by FBI LA in an alleged inmate-abuse probe

    Eighteen sheriff’s deputies charged by FBI LA in an alleged inmate-abuse probe
    The Guardian on December 9, 2013 released the following: Associated Press in Los Angeles “Federal officials on Monday unsealed five criminal cases filed against 18 current and former Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies, as part…
  • Nov 18

    “More Americans ditch their passports”

    “More Americans ditch their passports”
    CNN Money on November 14, 2013 released the following: By Lynnley Browning “FORTUNE — Time to dump your American passport — and with it, presumably, your bothersome U.S. tax bill. The reason, international tax lawyers say,…
  • Oct 3

    “13 alleged hackers indicted in attacks on sites unkind to file sharing, WikiLeaks”

    “13 alleged hackers indicted in attacks on sites unkind to file sharing, WikiLeaks”
    The Washington Post on October 3, 2013 released the following: By Matt Zapotosky “Federal prosecutors have charged 13 alleged members of the hacking group Anonymous in connection with cyberattacks that the collective launched in 2010…
Rank this Week: 70

IPBiz

IPBiz

Intellectual property news affecting business and everyday life. From patent lawyer Lawrence B. Ebert.

http://ipbiz.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 20

    CBS Sunday Morning on July 20, 2014

    CBS Sunday Morning on July 20, 2014
    Lee Cowan, not Charles Osgood, did the stories for July 20, 2014. The big news was Malaysia 17, with Mark Phillips and Martha Teichner to do news stories. Cowan will do a story on actress Elaine Stritch. "What a Lady." Tracy Smith does an…
  • Jul 19

    CAFC analyzes ITC rules in Align Technologie

    CAFC analyzes ITC rules in Align Technologie
    Align Technologies vs. ITC
  • Jul 19

    CAFC and "any colorable imitation"

    CAFC and "any colorable imitation"
    In Arlington v. Bridgeport the CAFC was faced with the topic of an admitted infringer being charged with making a "colorable imitation" of a patented product, similar to the earlier Entegris case. Here, Bridgeport's appeal was dismissed for…
Rank this Week: 71

Slaw

Slaw

A Canadian cooperative weblog on all things legal.

http://www.slaw.ca
  • Jul 21

    Northern Gateway: Approval Without First Nations Consent Violates International Law

    Northern Gateway: Approval Without First Nations Consent Violates International Law
    There has been much debate about the federal government’s decision on June 17th to give a green light to the controversial Northern Gateway pipeline project. And there is obviously much more ahead. This will certainly be a summer of…
  • Jul 21

    #Cbafutureschat Recap: Lawyers Learning to Play With Other

    #Cbafutureschat Recap: Lawyers Learning to Play With Other
    No matter the sport – from soccer to debate club – a team will get nowhere if all its players are specialists in the same position. But just as there’s no “I” in team, there’s no team in a law firm –…
  • Jul 21

    Conflicts Rules Leave Room for (Careful) Collegiality

    Conflicts Rules Leave Room for (Careful) Collegiality
    Consulting with more experienced colleagues to confirm that you’re on the right track in resolving a problem is natural and commendable in any profession. Working in isolation is inefficient, and leads to preventable errors. Without…
Rank this Week: 72

Underbelly: A Journal of Soft…

Underbelly: A Journal of Soft Information

By Professor Jack Ayer.

http://underbelly-buce.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 13

    The Cartel Puzzle

    The Cartel Puzzle
    Here's a homework assignment to occupy your minds while I'm away.*  In the winter/spring of 1901, J. P. Morgan and his minions assembled what became if not the first, then certainly one of the greatest, of industrial cartels.  The…
  • Jul 13

    Ending the Great Stagnation: Some Practical Issue

    Ending the Great Stagnation: Some Practical Issue
    I don't know if it's just happenstance or just me but the flavor du jour of a lot of my reading lately has been how we've just got to do something to dig ourselves out from under this debt mountain.   Public, maybe, okay, maybe…
  • Jul 10

    Kazan and the Conventions of Ethnic Casting

    Kazan and the Conventions of Ethnic Casting
    A bit of a followup on that last, only tangentially familial.  Main point: I'm amused to note that the family in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn is named "Nolan," and  if I heard right, they are identified as "Irish."  I also I…
Rank this Week: 73

Religion Clause

Religion Clause

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

http://religionclause.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 21

    Obama Issues Executive Order Barring LGBT Discrimination By Contractors and Agencies; No Religious Exemption Included

    Obama Issues Executive Order Barring LGBT Discrimination By Contractors and Agencies; No Religious Exemption Included
    President Obama today issued an Executive Order (full text) adding "sexual orientation" and "gender identity" to the anti-discrimination provisions applicable to federal contractors.  The Order also added "gender identity" to the…
  • Jul 21

    Ban on Sexual Exploitation By Counselor Survives Establishment Clause Challenge

    Ban on Sexual Exploitation By Counselor Survives Establishment Clause Challenge
    In State of Iowa v. Edouard, (IA Sup. Ct., July 18, 2014), the Iowa Supreme Court upheld a clergyman's constitutional challenge to the state's statute prohibiting sexual exploitation by a counselor or therapist (Iowa Code Sec. 709.15).…
  • Jul 21

    LA Times Profiles Becket Fund

    LA Times Profiles Becket Fund
    The Los Angeles Times yesterday profiled The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, saying in part:The Supreme Court's controversial Hobby Lobby decision has thrust a once-little-known boutique law firm into the center of a growing conservative…
Rank this Week: 74

Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer…

Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Illinois civil procedure, the Illinois Wrongful Death Act, medical malpractice and medical device liability. By Robert Kreisman.

http://www.chicago-personal-injury-lawyer-blawg.com
  • Jun 17

    $14,000 Cook County Jury Verdict for Rear-End Crash

    $14,000 Cook County Jury Verdict for Rear-End Crash
    On Oct. 30, 2009, Filberto Meza, 37, was traveling eastbound on 25th Street at Central in Cicero, Ill., when his car crashed into the rear end of a stopped motor vehicle.  Juan Magana and Raquel Magana were driver and passenger in that…
  • Jun 16

    $38,000 Jury Verdict Where Car Hits and Injures Teen Standing in Roadway Near a Disabled Car

    $38,000 Jury Verdict Where Car Hits and Injures Teen Standing in Roadway Near a Disabled Car
    On Dec. 15, 2000, Patrick Broderick was driving southbound on Schoolhouse Road when icy conditions caused him to lose control of his car.  His vehicle came to a rest on a snow bank on the east side of the road.  A good Samaritan…
  • May 9

    $971,000 Jury Verdict for Contractor Who Sued for Unpaid Work at the Pritzker Mansion

    $971,000 Jury Verdict for Contractor Who Sued for Unpaid Work at the Pritzker Mansion
    This was a breach of contract case that started out in the Chancery Division of the Circuit Court of Cook County and then became a law matter tried before a jury. In this case, a verdict of $971,858 was the outcome in a lawsuit brought by the…
Rank this Week: 75

Our News & Stories

Our News & Stories

Features Penn Law news.

http://www.law.upenn.edu/blogs/news/
Rank this Week: 77

Insurance Coverage Law Blog

Insurance Coverage Law Blog

Covers bad faith, duty to defend, duty to indemnify, liability policies, reimbursement of legal fees and subrogation. By Dunn Carney Allen Higgins & Tongue.

http://www.insurancecoverageblog.com/
  • May 25

    Memorial Day 2009

    Memorial Day 2009
    I first ran the post below for Memorial Day in 2006 as a tribute to my Dad, who served as a soldier during World War II.  This is the fourth straight year for this post, and I'll continue to run it every year. 
  • Mar 19

    Rigsby update: forgotten but not gone

    Rigsby update: forgotten but not gone
    For those who remember the heady Katrina litigation days of the Ride of the Rigsbys -- appearing on ABC's 20/20, acclaimed as alleged whistleblowers -- these times are very different for the sisters. They've slipped in the…
  • Mar 16

    Insurance Person of the Year

    Insurance Person of the Year
    Nothing like giving the readers a lot of advance notice before an ultra-high stakes award like this is finalized, right? I'm a bit tardy on this, but hey, it's not like I'm on the advisory board of the Insurance Law Center and might have…
Rank this Week: 76

Chicago Medical Malpractice…

Chicago Medical Malpractice Attorney Blog

Covers birth injuries, medical device liability, medical misdiagnosis and surgical errors. By Robert Kreisman.

http://www.chicagomedicalmalpracticeattorney-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 78

Food Safety News

Food Safety News

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

http://www.foodsafetynews.com/
  • Jul 20

    PCA Case: Wilkerson’s Attorney Moves for Dismissal or Separate Trial

    PCA Case: Wilkerson’s Attorney Moves for Dismissal or Separate Trial
    When he speaks in court, Albany, GA, defense attorney Thomas G. Ledford is the epitome of the Southern gentleman lawyer. His client in the Peanut Corporation of America trial is Mary Wilkerson, who was the quality assurance officer for the…
  • Jul 20

    ISU Food Safety Campaign Focuses on Leafy Green

    ISU Food Safety Campaign Focuses on Leafy Green
    Because leafy greens such as lettuce and spinach are often a source of contamination, Iowa State University researchers are targeting their safe handling in an effort to protect older adults, who are particularly susceptible to severe illness…
  • Jul 20

    FDA Warns Five Dairies, Egg Producer and Seafood Ready-to-Eat Manufacturer

    FDA Warns Five Dairies, Egg Producer and Seafood Ready-to-Eat Manufacturer
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently sent warning letters to five dairy farms for selling for slaughter animals with residues of illegal drugs in their systems. Illegal penicillin levels were found in the kidney tissues of…
Rank this Week: 79

Livesay & Myers, P.C. Blog

Livesay & Myers, P.C. Blog

Covers personal injury, criminal defense, and family law in Virginia.

http://www.livesaymyers.com/blog/
  • Jul 21

    Green Cards Through the Immigration Registry

    Green Cards Through the Immigration Registry
    I recently handled the immigration case of an individual who has resided in the U.S. since the late 1950s. Having entered on a farmworker visa and then falling out of status once the visa expired, my client filed for a green card based on a…
  • Jul 14

    Surge of Unaccompanied Children Crossing the Border

    Surge of Unaccompanied Children Crossing the Border
    Over the last few weeks, the recent upsurge of unaccompanied minor children crossing illegally into the United States has caught the attention of the media and protesters alike. Anti-immigration activists will predictably seek to frame…
  • Jul 10

    Military Deployment and Child Custody in Virginia

    Military Deployment and Child Custody in Virginia
    “Im Deploying! How does that affect my custodial or visitation rights to my child?” Deploying is a unique and difficult fact of life for most every military family. For those parents involved in a custody or visitation dispute,…
Rank this Week: 80

California Injury Attorneys Blog

California Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers personal injury lawsuits, settlements and news. By Estey & Bomberger.

http://www.esteybomberger.com/blog/
  • May 6

    Your New Tires Might Not Actually Be New At All

    Your New Tires Might Not Actually Be New At All
    May 6, 2014 Yesterday, San Diego’s 10 News released an investigative reporting that indicated new tires being sold in San Diego, and nationwide, may not be new at all. There is no state or federal regulation to stop salesmen from…
  • May 6

    HAPPY CINCO DE MAYO: A MESSAGE FROM OUR STAFF

    HAPPY CINCO DE MAYO: A MESSAGE FROM OUR STAFF
    HAPPY CINCO DE MAYO: A MESSAGE FROM OUR STAFF May 5, 2014 Summary: Many Americans see Cinco de Mayo as a good excuse to hit the bars, but the event also preserved our democracy.  Cinco de Mayo is a holiday worth celebrating; if you plan…
  • Apr 25

    Multiple Students Injured in Anaheim Hills School Bus Crash

    Multiple Students Injured in Anaheim Hills School Bus Crash
    Multiple Students Injured in Anaheim Hills School Bus Crash An Orange Unified School District bus carrying 11 middle school students veered off the road and crashed into a tree in Anaheim Hills yesterday, leaving multiple students with…
Rank this Week: 81

Cruise Ship Law Blog

Cruise Ship Law Blog

Covers cruise passenger and crew safety, seafarer conditions, maritime law and all types of injuries at sea. By Lipcon, Margulies, Alsina & Winkleman, P.A.

http://blog.lipcon.com/
Rank this Week: 82

South Carolina Nursing Home Blog

South Carolina Nursing Home Blog

Covers nursing home abuse and litigation. By Poliakoff & Associates.

http://www.scnursinghomelaw.com/
  • Jul 21

    Indecent Exposure

    Indecent Exposure
    Marlo Santos Quinton has been arrested and charged with elder abuse and indecent exposure.  Two elderly residents at Auburn Senior Care told police that Quinton, a nursing assistant at the facility, exposed himself to them and kissed…
  • Jul 20

    Investigation into Incident

    Investigation into Incident
    Sons of 68-year-old Violet Ferreri claim that their mother was attacked at Deer Park nursing home.  The attack resulted in Violet sustaining extensive bruising and a broken arm. The nursing home denies these charges, claiming that they…
  • Jul 19

    Action Pact

    Action Pact
    Kaiser Health News reported on Action Pact, a national consulting firm which specializes in helping retirement communities and nursing homes train staff and design their facilities to feel and be more like living at home.  Since…
Rank this Week: 84

Minnesota Litigator

Minnesota Litigator

Covers legal developments for civil litigators in Minnesota. By Seth Leventhal.

http://www.minnesota-litigator.com/
  • Jul 21

    Another Win for St. Jude Medical, Ed Fox, & His Team at Bassford Remele

    Another Win for St. Jude Medical, Ed Fox, & His Team at Bassford Remele
    Mess with a bull, you get the horns. Mess with a fox, and I suppose you get the teeth. Minnesota Litigator has covered the St. Jude case against Biosense and Jose de Castro in several earlier posts (here and here, for … Continue…
  • Jul 20

    No lawyer should ever go to trial alone unless there is no choice.

    No lawyer should ever go to trial alone unless there is no choice.
    I am a one-lawyer law firm and I have had four trials over the past four years. Fortunately, I have had co-counsel for all of them. (We didn’t win every trial but I have gone three for four including a $10,000,000…
  • Jul 18

    The New Appellate Rules : Tricks and Trap

    The New Appellate Rules : Tricks and Trap
    Here are some things to know about the new Minnesota appellate rules that went into effect July 1.       No certified copy of the judgment or order you are appealing is required with the notice of appeal.  (But ……
Rank this Week: 83

Concurring Opinions

Concurring Opinions

Group blog with a broad emphasis on legal topics. By Professors Daniel J. Solove, Kaimipono Wenger, Dave Hoffman, Frank Pasquale, Deven Desai, Danielle Citron, Lawrence Cunningham, Sarah Waldeck, Jaya Ramji-Nogales, Solangel Maldonado and Gerard Magliocca.

http://www.concurringopinions.com
  • Jul 21

    The Anti-Partisan Principle

    The Anti-Partisan Principle
    The draft of my new paper is here.  Now that this is done, blogging will resume.
  • Jul 20

    Dan Markel, My Friend

    Dan Markel, My Friend
    Dan Markel had many friends.  You, the reader, know that if you have been surfing the law professor blogosphere, which is full of tributes, notes of gratitude and sadness, and a residue of shock and disbelief.  Indeed, Dan…
  • Jul 19

    Our Condolences to the Family, Friends, and Colleagues of Dan Markel

    Our Condolences to the Family, Friends, and Colleagues of Dan Markel
    We at Concurring Opinions wish to extend our condolences to the family, friends, and colleagues of Dan Markel. Dan was an extraordinary legal scholar, teacher, and blogger, as this tribute attests.  He contributed immeasurably to the…
Rank this Week: 85

Chilling Effects Clearinghouse…

Chilling Effects Clearinghouse Notices

Features copyright, patent, trademark and trade secret cease and desist notices.

http://www.chillingeffects.org/
Rank this Week: 87

Erik J. Heels

Erik J. Heels

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

http://www.erikjheels.com/
  • Dec 18

    HTML/CSS Test Page For Web Designer

    HTML/CSS Test Page For Web Designer
    Erik’s Clueful HTML Brain Dump. Below is just about everything you’ll need to style a WordPress theme (or any other CSS-based web design).  Check the source code (i.e. view source) to see the many embedded elements within…
  • Oct 3

    Time For A Patent Bar Oath

    Time For A Patent Bar Oath
    Proposed Patent Attorney's Oath.
  • Oct 2

    Drawing That Explains This Blog

    Drawing That Explains This Blog
    Technology, Law, Baseball, Rock 'n' Roll. Why do I write about more than one thing?  Because I think single-subject blogs are, for the most part, boring. Do you like musicians who play only one note?  Artists who use only one color?  OK…
Rank this Week: 86

Structured Settlements 4Real

Structured Settlements 4Real

Provides structured settlement information, provocative commentary, news and opinion about structured settlements and settlement planning. By John Darer.

http://structuredsettlements.typepad.com/structured_settlements_4r/
  • Jul 21

    Factoring of Structured Settlements | Where's "The Bill"?

    Factoring of Structured Settlements | Where's "The Bill"?
    The efforts of AAPD and Congressmen Cartwright and Sensebrenner are appreciated, but they and their colleagues must do more to protect structured settlement annuitants. State legislatures need to do... This is a content summary only. Please…
  • Jul 21

    SSQ | Who is "Brad Jones"? Questions About SSQ/Genex Link Continue

    SSQ | Who is "Brad Jones"? Questions About SSQ/Genex Link Continue
    SSQ, the acronym of a purported company "Structured Settlement Quotes", (1) soliciting American consumers to sell structured settlements, (2) solely using a Hartford CT address (with no record of... This is a content summary only. Please…
  • Jul 18

    Structured Settlement Websites | Urban Legend

    Structured Settlement Websites | Urban Legend
    In the New York matter of Lyons v Medical Malpractice Insurance Association (MMIA), plaintiff sued the defendants and their representatives for negligent misrepresentation on the cost of a structure,... This is a content summary only. Please…
Rank this Week: 89

Law & Disorder

Law & Disorder

The Art of Technology

http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/
Rank this Week: 88

Legal History Blog

Legal History Blog

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

http://legalhistoryblog.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 21

    Mehrotra Receives Intellectual History Book Award

    Mehrotra Receives Intellectual History Book Award
    Congratulations to former LHB Guest Blogger Ajay Mehrotra, Indiana University Maurer School of Law, for being named the recipient of the Society of U.S. Intellectual History’s book award for 2014 for Making the Modern American Fiscal…
  • Jul 20

    Ms. Peppercorn Considers: Grafton Line

    Ms. Peppercorn Considers: Grafton Line
    And now a post from our advice columnist in residence, Ms. Peppercorn:Ms. Peppercorn has some apologies due to a correspondent who wrote earlier this summer. Here we are past the all-star break and she is just getting around to answering a…
  • Jul 20

    Sunday Book Roundup

    Sunday Book Roundup
    This week over at Balkinization, Mark Graber reviews Looking for Rights in All the Wrong Places: Why State Constitutions Contain America’s Positive Rights by Emily Zackin (Princeton University Press). He calls the book "an excellent…
Rank this Week: 90