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23 Apr 2014, 9:05 pm by Walter Olson
[Simon Lester, Cato] “Teller Wins Lawsuit Over Copied Magic Trick Performance” [Hollywood Reporter] Custom, informal law enforce joke “property” among comedians [McGraw/Warner, Slate] I read the news today, oh boy/ And now I have to pay a license fee/ [ABA Journal on actions against song lyrics sites; earlier here and here; h/t for joke to Rogers T.] [read post]
8 Apr 2014, 8:50 am by Sungjoon Cho
 Yet back in 2009 Simon Lester raised this very issue and hinted that these bank bailouts might violate Article XVII (National Treatment) of GATS in case a government exclusively bails out domestic banks. [read post]
2 Apr 2014, 9:17 am by Simon Lester
  [2]  Simon Lester, "Finding the Boundaries of International Economic Law", Journal of International Economic Law, 2014, 17, 3-9. [read post]
25 Mar 2014, 6:45 am by Simon Lester
Simon Lester questions whether conditional tariff benefits can ever meet that requirement. [read post]
16 Mar 2014, 12:30 am by Emily Prifogle
The Los Angeles Review of Books reviews Floyd Abrams's Friends of the Court: On the Front Lines with the First Amendment (Yale University Press).The New Republic reviews Doris Kearns Goodwin's The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism (Simon & Schuster).New Books in History has an interview with Benjamin Elman, author of Civil Examinations and Meritocracy in Late Imperial China (Harvard University… [read post]
11 Mar 2014, 9:05 pm by Walter Olson
Environmental advocates and their fans in the press come off badly in Chevron/Ecuador litigation scandal [Coyote, earlier] Drought disaster unfolds in California’s Central Valley, where project water is allocated by fiat, not bid for in market [Allysia Finley, WSJ; San Jose Mercury-News] Other large democracies resist the idea of packing environmental terms into trade treaties, and maybe they’re right [Simon Lester, Cato] “A Tough Day in Court for the… [read post]
3 Mar 2014, 5:26 am by Simon Lester
Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute; moderated by Simon Lester, Trade Policy Analyst, Herbert A. [read post]
20 Dec 2013, 6:36 am by Simon Lester
Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute; moderated by Simon Lester, Trade Policy Analyst, Herbert A. [read post]
18 Dec 2013, 6:41 am
Simon Lester & Inu Barbee, The Challenge of Cooperation: Regulatory Trade Barriers in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment PartnershipFederico M. [read post]
9 Dec 2013, 10:25 am by Julian Ku
by Julian Ku Simon Lester of the IELP Blog raises an interesting and possibly important point about the new WTO Agreement just reached in Bali. [read post]
23 Nov 2013, 4:21 am by Walter Olson
[WLF] Re: copyright terms, US government shouldn’t endorse view that longer always means better [Simon Lester, Cato] Legal tiff over use of hotel carpet patterns in costumes [Io9] Tweet Tags: copyright, Google, patent trolls, publishers, trademarksIntellectual property roundup is a post from Overlawyered - Chronicling the high cost of our legal system [read post]
17 Sep 2013, 9:05 pm by Walter Olson
” [Simon Lester, Cato] High tech cy pres and the copyright wars [Roger Parloff, Fortune] “The smartphone wars are ending, and nobody won (but the lawyers)” [Alison Frankel, Reuters] Tweet Tags: cellphones, copyright, cy pres, patent litigation, publishers, sanctionsIntellectual property roundup is a post from Overlawyered - Chronicling the high cost of our legal system [read post]
13 Sep 2013, 6:55 am by Simon Lester
I'm quoted in the article: But Simon Lester, a trade policy analyst at the Cato Institute, said for Eli Lilly to secure a favorable ruling, it would require Canada to change its own laws. [read post]
6 Sep 2013, 12:15 pm by Ailyn Cabico
Morgan Gabriella Lombardi, Partner, Pillsbury 11:15am–12:00pm Executive Fireside Chat MODERATOR Kurt Simon, Managing Director, Head of TMT Equity Capital Markets, J.P. [read post]
21 Jun 2013, 3:30 am
Governor Cuomo announces Senate confirmation of a number of individuals he nominated for appointment to various public offices Source: Office of the Governor On June 20, 2013, Governor Andrew M. [read post]
29 Apr 2013, 9:36 am by INFORRM
Next week in the courts The libel trial in the case of Hunt v Times Newspapers begins on 29 April 2013 before Simon J. [read post]
14 Mar 2013, 6:46 am
Hsieh, Reassessing APEC’s role as a Trans-Regional Economic Architecture: Legal and Policy Dimensions Panagiotis Delimatsis, Transparent Financial Innovation in a Post-Crisis Environment Federico Lupo Pasini, Economic Stability and Economic Governance in the Euro Area: What the European Crisis can Teach on the Limits of Economic Integration Kara Leitner & Simon Lester, WTO Dispute Settlement 1995–2012—A Statistical Analysis [read post]
25 Feb 2013, 6:23 am by INFORRM
The cross-party amendments to the Defamation Bill in the House of Lords have drawn the ire of Lord Lester and libel reform campaigners. [read post]