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Georgetown Law Webcasts and Podcasts

Audio from discussions, lectures and panels at Georgetown Law School.

http://apps.law.georgetown.edu/webcasts/
  • Jan 31

    Classroom Exercises in Asylum Advocacy

    Classroom Exercises in Asylum Advocacy
    [02/01/29 01:00 AM (edt)]  Classroom Exercises in Asylum AdvocacyCenter for Applied Legal Studies (CALS)Georgetown University 
  • Oct 26

    O'Neill Institute

    O'Neill Institute
    No description is available at this time.
  • Oct 6

    NAFTA

    NAFTA
    No description is available at this time.
Rank this Week: 964

What About Paris?

What About Paris?

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

http://www.whataboutclients.com/
  • Oct 22

    Gonzoid Specimen # 1 from Duke Chanticleer 1975

    Gonzoid Specimen # 1 from Duke Chanticleer 1975
    Duke Chronicle piece 10/22/74 Duke Chanticleer piece August 1975 Original WAC/P? blog post 10/22/16 People don't want to accept that about themselves, that they're part of the general rot, and they react to that angrily, which is a very…
  • Oct 14

    2017 Edition Redux: 107 Wild Men & Wild Women.

    2017 Edition Redux: 107 Wild Men & Wild Women.
    Note: The blog does this every year. Original 2017 edition appeared March 7. Wild Men. Wild Women. The Rankings 1 through 106 as this blog sees them in 2017. Wild Men and Wild Women are people who listen only to...
  • Oct 9

    Ile St. Louis: Best Address in Paris.

    Ile St. Louis: Best Address in Paris.
    Ditch your American companions and learn something. Yank tourists think Ile St. Louis is about an ice cream shop at its edge near Notre Dame. It's really not. You can slurp ice cream all you want when you're back in...
Rank this Week: 254

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/
  • Oct 19

    Lavoie on Cultural Semicommons & Indigenous Property Interest

    Lavoie on Cultural Semicommons & Indigenous Property Interest
    Malcolm Lavoie (University of Alberta Faculty of Law) has posted Governing the Cultural Semicommons: How Specialized Property Regimes Facilitate Indigenous Collective Autonomy on SSRN. Here is the abstract: The property interests of…
  • Oct 19

    Durkee on International Lobbying Law

    Durkee on International Lobbying Law
    Melissa (MJ) Durkee (University of Washington - School of Law) has posted International Lobbying Law (Yale Law Journal, 2018 Forthcoming) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: An idiosyncratic array of international rules allows “consultants” to…
  • Oct 19

    Waldron on the Case for Heckling

    Waldron on the Case for Heckling
    Jeremy Waldron (New York University School of Law) has posted Heckle: To Disconcert with Questions, Challenges, or Gibes on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Can a case be made for permitting, encouraging and protecting the activity of heckling?…
Rank this Week: 15

Lumen

Lumen

Features copyright, patent, trademark and trade secret cease and desist notices. A project of the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University.

https://www.lumendatabase.org/
Rank this Week: 28

beSpacific

beSpacific

Features law, marketing, Internet legal resources and technology news. By Sabrina I. Pacifici.

http://www.bespacific.com/
  • Oct 19

    Forbes Releases 36th Annual Forbes 400 Ranking of the Richest American

    Forbes Releases 36th Annual Forbes 400 Ranking of the Richest American
    “…The billionaires on Forbes’ 2017 ranking of the 400 richest people in America, (“The Forbes 400” p. 86 of the November 14, 2017 Special Issue of Forbes magazine), have a record-breaking, combined total net…
  • Oct 19

    Italian government launches high school program to educate about fake new

    Italian government launches high school program to educate about fake new
    GOOD: “…Starting later this month, the Italian government will be rolling out a program to 8,000 high schools across the country that teaches students how to deal with fake news. In addition to training students how to identify…
  • Oct 19

    Research Information Management: Defining RIM and the Library’s Role

    Research Information Management: Defining RIM and the Library’s Role
    Research Information Management: Defining RIM and the Library’s Role, by Rebecca Bryant, Anna Clements, Carol Feltes, David Groenewegen, Simon Huggard, Holly Mercer, Roxanne Missingham, Maliaca Oxnam, Anne Rauh, and John Wright.…
Rank this Week: 21

Instapundit.com

Instapundit.com

Online magazine of opinion. By University of Tennessee College of Law professor Glenn Reynolds.

http://pjmedia.com/instapundit/
Rank this Week: 1

Roscich & Martel Law Firm LLC Blog

Roscich & Martel Law Firm LLC Blog

Covers Illinois family law and estate planning needs.

http://www.randrattys.com/napervilledivorceattorney
  • Oct 19

    Presumption of Parentage under the Illinois Parentage Act

    Presumption of Parentage under the Illinois Parentage Act
    Fortunately for married same-sex couples in Illinois who have children, the Illinois Parentage Act provides the same protections that were once afforded to fathers in a heterosexual marriage. Traditionally, a man married to a woman who gave…
  • Oct 12

    Division of Retirement Assets in an Illinois Divorce

    Division of Retirement Assets in an Illinois Divorce
    When most people think about the division of assets in their divorce, they may overlook one important asset – their retirement accounts. Retirement accounts held by either spouse are divisible in a divorce, depending on when the money…
  • Oct 5

    The Role of a Guardian Ad Litem in a Divorce

    The Role of a Guardian Ad Litem in a Divorce
    Divorces can be as difficult for children as it is for the parents, if not more difficult. If the parents are particularly hostile to each other and fight over all the issues, including time-sharing and parental responsibility, the children…
Rank this Week: 851

How Appealing

How Appealing

Covers appellate litigation. By Howard J. Bashman.

http://howappealing.abovethelaw.com
Rank this Week: 11

FDA Law Blog

FDA Law Blog

Hyman, Phelps & McNamara, P.C.

http://www.fdalawblog.net/fda_law_blog_hyman_phelps/
Rank this Week: 105

Recover Investment Losses Blog

Recover Investment Losses Blog

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

http://blog.rexsecuritieslaw.com
Rank this Week: 90

International Law Reporter

International Law Reporter

Edited by Professor Jacob Katz Cogan.

http://ilreports.blogspot.com/
  • Oct 19

    Call for Papers: 6th Global Conference on Genocide

    Call for Papers: 6th Global Conference on Genocide
    The International Network of Genocide Scholars has issued a call for papers for its Sixth Global Conference on Genocide. The theme is "Genocide and Mass Violence: diagnosis, treatment, and recovery?" The call is here…
  • Oct 19

    Call for Submissions: Australian Journal of Human Right

    Call for Submissions: Australian Journal of Human Right
    The Australian Journal of Human Rights has issued a call for submissions for its forthcoming issues. Here's the call: The Australian Journal of Human Rights (AJHR) is currently accepting submissions for Volume 24, Issue 1, 2018. The…
  • Oct 19

    Marrella: Manuale di diritto del commercio internazionale

    Marrella: Manuale di diritto del commercio internazionale
    Fabrizio Marrella (Università 'Cà Foscari' Venezia - Law) has published Manuale di diritto del commercio internazionale (CEDAM 2017). Here's the abstract: Questo libro, concepito come un “manuale”, intende mettere a…
Rank this Week: 61

International Tax Blog - Articles,…

International Tax Blog - Articles, Case Studies and Useful Examples

By Golding & Golding.

https://www.goldinglawyers.com/international-tax-blog-updated-daily-fatca-ovdp-fbar-streamlined-compliance/
  • Oct 19

    OVDP – A Summary of Your Four Most Important Questions Answered

    OVDP – A Summary of Your Four Most Important Questions Answered
    There is a lot of misinformation online regarding the pros and cons of OVDP, along with fallacies about how the process actually works. At Golding & Golding, IRS Offshore Voluntary Disclosure is all we do. We have prepared hundreds…
  • Oct 16

    You Just Finished Your Eggshell Audit, Now Can You Go Streamlined?

    You Just Finished Your Eggshell Audit, Now Can You Go Streamlined?
    Cats Have Nine Lives, You Don’t If you made it through an Eggshell Audit or Reverse Eggshell Audit unscathed, and did not have to disclose that you knew you had foreign accounts to report, that does not make you…
  • Oct 15

    Eggshell Tax Audit & Reverse Eggshell Tax Audit – IRS Examination

    Eggshell Tax Audit & Reverse Eggshell Tax Audit – IRS Examination
    Eggshell Audits and Reverse Eggshell Audits are bad — with the the Reverse Eggshell Audit being worse…because it borders on the illegal. Eggshell Audit With an Eggshell Audit, the IRS is simply auditing you – BUT, you have…
Rank this Week: 981

CrimProf Blog

CrimProf Blog

Criminal law issues and commentary. Edited by Kevin Cole, Lawrence A. Alexander, Donald A. Dripps, Yale Kamisar, Adam J. Kolber, and Jean Ramirez.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/crimprof_blog/
  • Oct 19

    "Who can access your e-mails after you die?"

    "Who can access your e-mails after you die?"
    Orin Kerr has this post at The Volokh Conspiracy. In part: The case arose after John Ajemian died from a cycling accident. He didn’t have a will, and his siblings were appointed personal representatives of his estate. Ajemian’s siblings…
  • Oct 19

    "Nation’s top cops, prosecutors urge Trump not to roll back successful crime policies"

    "Nation’s top cops, prosecutors urge Trump not to roll back successful crime policies"
    From The Washington Post, via the NACDL news scan: The Law Enforcement Leaders to Reduce Crime & Incarcerationsent a letter to Sessions and President Trump, and held a summit meeting in Washington, in which they were adamant that crime…
  • Oct 19

    Rothstein on Burdens and Presumption

    Rothstein on Burdens and Presumption
    Paul F. Rothstein (Georgetown University Law Center) has posted Demystifying Burdens of Proof and the Effect of Rebuttable Evidentiary Presumptions: In Civil and Criminal Trials on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Evidentiary presumptions in law…
Rank this Week: 46

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
Rank this Week: 98

Law & Disorder

Law & Disorder

The Art of Technology

http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/
Rank this Week: 49

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/
  • Oct 19

    Is Appellate Oral Argument on the Way Out?

    Is Appellate Oral Argument on the Way Out?
    A recent study conducted by the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers showed that the percentage of cases that are argued before a judicial panel are declining to a concerning degree. Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 34(b) begins with…
  • Oct 18

    The advocacy of "the greatest lawyer of the 20th century"

    The advocacy of "the greatest lawyer of the 20th century"
    My law school was fortunate to welcome Elena Kagan earlier this week. (The artist's rendering above is the work of Professor Evelyn Brody.) During a delightfully wide-ranging conversation with Professor Carolyn Shapiro, Justice Kagan took a…
  • Oct 16

    The Perils of Statutory Interpretation

    The Perils of Statutory Interpretation
    As someone who has taught legislation and appellate advocacy and worked for both a state legislature and the U.S. Senate, I love a good statutory interpretation case. Seeing how the advocates and judges approach the statutory text and the…
Rank this Week: 710

PrawfsBlawg

PrawfsBlawg

By Professors Dan Markel, Ethan J. Leib, Rob Howse, Paul Horwitz, Rick Garnett, Matt Bodie, Steve Vladeck and Orly Lobel.

http://prawfsblawg.blogs.com/prawfsblawg/
  • Oct 19

    Direct Republican Democracy?

    Direct Republican Democracy?
    A recent article in Slate explains that Camilo Casas is running for Boulder City Council on a unique platform: he will use an app to allow the city's voters to tell him how to vote "on any issue up for a vote before the council."…
  • Oct 18

    Morrissey v. U.S. and the IRS's Hostility to Reproductive Choice

    Morrissey v. U.S. and the IRS's Hostility to Reproductive Choice
    Paraphrasing the Eleventh Circuit in its September opinion in Morrissey v. U.S.: “This is a tax post. Fear not, keep reading.” The tendency of the opinion to make light of tax law aside (of course a tax case can be “interesting”), the…
  • Oct 18

    My Student Guide to Judicial Clerkship

    My Student Guide to Judicial Clerkship
    Around this time of the semester I meet with a lot of students who are interested in post-graduation judicial clerkships. UK Law does quite well at placing our students in federal clerkships, so I am happy that there is a buzz among our…
Rank this Week: 115

Consumer Law & Policy Blog

Consumer Law & Policy Blog

Covers advertising, credit reporting, debt collection, ID theft, predatory lending and other consumer law topics. By Public Citizen.

http://pubcit.typepad.com/clpblog/
Rank this Week: 68

Real Lawyers Have Blogs

Real Lawyers Have Blogs

Blogging resources, ideas and news for law firm bloggers. By Kevin O'Keefe.

http://kevin.lexblog.com/
  • Oct 19

    Channel 9 and donut

    Channel 9 and donut
    Every company talks about being real, open and authentic and nobody does it it, my company, LexBlog included. Being real, open and authentic requires a a company letting the outside world know what makes the company tick, what they’re…
  • Oct 16

    Taking your reading to networking

    Taking your reading to networking
    I am a big believer that content is nothing more than the currency of relationships. I’m not dismissing the value of content, any more than I would dismiss the value of words at an offline networking event. Without words how could you…
  • Oct 13

    Why is baseball the greatest sport in the world?

    Why is baseball the greatest sport in the world?
    Why is baseball the greatest sport? Because just when you think you’ve seen it all, you witness what the Cubs did in their playoff win over the Nationals last night. With two outs in the top of the fifth inning the Cubs saw four…
Rank this Week: 25

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof…

Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof Blog

By Gerry W. Beyer.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/trusts_estates_prof/
  • Oct 19

    Article on Corporate Family Law

    Article on Corporate Family Law
    Allison Anna Tait recently posted an Article entitled, Corporate Family Law, Wills, Trusts, & Estate Law eJournal (2017). Provided below is an abstract of the Article: There is no such thing as corporate family law. But there are…
  • Oct 19

    Article on Tax Savings with Income-Based Charitable Bequest

    Article on Tax Savings with Income-Based Charitable Bequest
    Estate planners typically view charitable bequests as a means to avoid estate tax but not income tax. This narrow perspective represents a lost opportunity for income tax savings. Such savings may be achieved through income-based charitable…
  • Oct 19

    Trump Tax Plan Paints Pretty Picture for Art Collector

    Trump Tax Plan Paints Pretty Picture for Art Collector
    Attorney Malcom Taub, an expert in law dealing with art, noted that the abrogation of the estate tax might be bad news for universities, museums, and other institutions that benefit from the federal government vandalizing the estates of…
Rank this Week: 37

ContractsProf Blog

ContractsProf Blog

Edited by Franklin G. Snyder, D. A. Jeremy Telman, Nancy S. Kim, Meredith R. Miller, Myanna Dellinger, Jeffrey L. Harrison and Michael Malloy.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/contractsprof_blog/
  • Oct 19

    Contracts and Commercial Law Scholarship: Weekly Top Ten SSRN Downloads (October 19, 2017)

    Contracts and Commercial Law Scholarship: Weekly Top Ten SSRN Downloads (October 19, 2017)
    Top Downloads for: Contracts & Commercial Law eJournal Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of 20 Aug 2017 - 19 Oct 2017 Rank Paper Downloads 1. Smart Contracts and the Cost of Inflexibility Jeremy M. Sklaroff University of Pennsylvania Law...
  • Oct 19

    Will They Ever Learn?

    Will They Ever Learn?
    Will They Ever Learn? Insurance companies have a notorious reputation for failing to uphold contracts with their insureds. Such was the case for Ms. Laura Dziadek when she tried to have the Charter Oak Fire Ins. Co. pay for her...
  • Oct 16

    Take That! Outstanding Contractual Balance, Not Just Profits, Due in Case of Asserted Commercial Impracticability

    Take That! Outstanding Contractual Balance, Not Just Profits, Due in Case of Asserted Commercial Impracticability
    In Hemlock Semiconductor Operations, LLC v. Solarworld Industries Sachsen GmbH, 867 F.3d 692 (Sixth Cir. 2017), Hemlock contracted to provide Sachsen in Germany set quantities of polysilicon at fixed prices between 2006 and 2019. The market…
Rank this Week: 368

SCOTUSblog

SCOTUSblog

Covers the Supreme Court of the United States. By Bloomberg Law.

http://www.scotusblog.com/
  • Oct 19

    Petition of the day

    Petition of the day
    The petition of the day is: China Agritech, Inc. v. Resh 17-432 Issue: Whether the rule of American Pipe and Construction Co. v. Utah tolls statutes of limitations to permit a previously absent class member to bring a…
  • Oct 19

    Thursday round-up

    Thursday round-up
    Briefly: At Lawfare, Anthony Bellia and Bradford Clark, the authors of scholarship cited by Justice Neil Gorsuch during last week’s oral argument in Jesner v. Arab Bank, which asks whether corporations are liable under the Alien Tort…
  • Oct 18

    Petition of the day

    Petition of the day
    The petition of the day is: Recycle for Change v. City of Oakland, California 17-431 Issue: Whether a regulation is content-based for purposes of the First Amendment when it only applies to unattended receptacles that solicit…
Rank this Week: 9

Blog Droit International par…

Blog Droit International par Cabinet d'Avocat Francophone de Floride

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

http://avocatflorideblog.com
  • Oct 19

    Payez vos impôts fonciers de Floride en avance

    Payez vos impôts fonciers de Floride en avance
     Impôts fonciers immobiliers Les propriétaires de longue date de l’immobilier en Floride savent que les taxes foncières sont exigibles à partir du 31 mars de chaque année. Cependant, les…
  • Oct 15

    Puis-je divorcer en Floride ?

    Puis-je divorcer en Floride ?
    Obtenir un divorce en Floride peut sembler attrayant car il s’agit d’un Etat où prouver la faute n’est pas nécessaire. Toutefois, tous ne tombent pas dans la juridiction du Sunshine State. L’augmentation…
  • Oct 12

    Est-ce que j’ai un cas ?

    Est-ce que j’ai un cas ?
    Commencer un procès est une grande décision, alors assurez-vous d’avoir un bon cas avant de passer par les tracas de trouver un avocat. Par exemple, vous engagez une société de revêtements de sols pour…
Rank this Week: 667

inversecondemnation.com

inversecondemnation.com

Recent developments and commentary on regulatory takings, eminent domain, inverse condemnation, property rights, and land use law. By Robert H. Thomas of Damon Key Leong Kupchak Hastert.

http://www.inversecondemnation.com/inversecondemnation/
  • Oct 19

    2018 ALI-CLE Eminent Domain Conference - Agenda And Faculty Now Posted

    2018 ALI-CLE Eminent Domain Conference - Agenda And Faculty Now Posted
    The complete agenda and faculty list has now been posted on the ALI-CLE website, and early registration is open! Go now and reserve your spot. We paid a visit to Charleston recently, the venue for our January 2018 conference, to scout it out.…
  • Oct 19

    U. Hawaii Law Review Issue On Sharing Economy Issues (Including Takings!) Published

    U. Hawaii Law Review Issue On Sharing Economy Issues (Including Takings!) Published
    Check your mailboxes, the latest edition of the University of Hawaii Law Review is there or is coming. Got ours yesterday. This is the issue with the articles from the symposium (including ours on the ridesharing takings cases) on legal…
  • Oct 18

    Hawaii Appellate Traps (And How To Avoid Them) - Materials And Links From Today's Session

    Hawaii Appellate Traps (And How To Avoid Them) - Materials And Links From Today's Session
    Chris Leong and the CJ's Earlier today, I spoke to the Hawaii State Bar Association in a session sponsored and produced by the HSBA's Appellate Section (the best section in the HSBA, by the way), titled "The Top Ten Appellate Traps (And How…
Rank this Week: 241

Library Boy

Library Boy

Features legal research news. By Michel-Adrien Sheppard.

http://micheladrien.blogspot.com/
  • Oct 19

    Primary Research Group Report on University Faculty Use of Library Assistance in Navigating Bibliometrics & Altmetrics Tool

    Primary Research Group Report on University Faculty Use of Library Assistance in Navigating Bibliometrics & Altmetrics Tool
    New York-based Primary Research Group has just published a report called International Survey of Research University Faculty: Use of Library Assistance in Navigating Bibliometrics & Altmetrics Tools:"This 76-page report presents data from…
  • Oct 18

    Crown Copyright E-Petition Update

    Crown Copyright E-Petition Update
    This is an update to the Library Boy post of May 31, 2017 entitled Petition to House of Commons to Fix Crown Copyright.University of Alberta Copyright Librarian Amanda Wakaruk had circulated a petition asking the Government of Canada to make…
  • Oct 16

    Upcoming Symposium Supreme Court of Canada: Looking to the Future

    Upcoming Symposium Supreme Court of Canada: Looking to the Future
    The Supreme Court of Canada, in conjunction with the National Judicial Institute, is hosting a symposium on Thursday, October 26 on the future of the court: "Some 110 participants, including the Justices of the Supreme Court, chief justices…
Rank this Week: 271

The American Lawyer Top Stories

The American Lawyer Top Stories

Covers legal business news, analysis and intelligence.

http://www.americanlawyer.com/top-stories
Rank this Week: 65

Fair and Unbalanced

Fair and Unbalanced

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

http://fairandunbalancedblog.blogspot.com/
  • Oct 19

    Facebook Won't Let Me Post Thi

    Facebook Won't Let Me Post Thi
    Senator Leahy Can Go Fuck HimselfPatrick Leahy of Vermont is the longest serving Democratic Senator.  His liberal bona fides are beyond dispute.  Throughout his tenure he has personified decency, thoughtfulness and…
  • Oct 12

    Rebecca Solnit on Harvey Weinstein, Hillary Clinton, and Blaming Women for the Acts of Men

    Rebecca Solnit on Harvey Weinstein, Hillary Clinton, and Blaming Women for the Acts of Men
    Guest Post by Rebecca SolnitHarvey Weinstein is Hillary Clinton’s fault, we have learned from many sources. So is eczema and the Civil War and the fact that your child refuses to learn to tie shoelaces and sticks to Velcro shoes. The…
  • Oct 10

    That Boy Ain't Right

    That Boy Ain't Right
    In an emperor's new clothes moment for the GOP, Republican chair of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Bob Corker, stated that the White House has become “an adult day care center,” that "every single day at the White…
Rank this Week: 568

The D & O Diary

The D & O Diary

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

http://www.dandodiary.com/
  • Oct 19

    Tokyo

    Tokyo
    The D&O Diary is on assignment in Asia this week, with the first stop for meetings in Tokyo, Japan’s capital city. Tokyo is such an amazing place. With a population of 13.8 million in the city itself and a total of 37.8 million in…
  • Oct 18

    Guest Post: FAQs about Regulation A+ Securities Offering

    Guest Post: FAQs about Regulation A+ Securities Offering
    In March 2015, the SEC released its final rules implementing the provision of the JOBS Act to try to facilitate small companies’ access to capital and to provide new investors with new investment choices, in the form of Regulation A+.…
  • Oct 15

    On the Meaning of “War”

    On the Meaning of “War”
    Many insurance policies contain a war exclusion precluding coverage for loss caused by war. But in world where violent conflicts involve a wide variety of different groups and parties, what exactly constitutes “war”? In a recent…
Rank this Week: 171

Crime and Consequences

Crime and Consequences

By the Criminal Justice Legal Foundation.

http://www.crimeandconsequences.com/crimblog/
  • Oct 19

    Stays and Possibility of Succe

    Stays and Possibility of Succe
    The U.S. Supreme Court has vacated another stay of execution from Alabama, reminding the lower federal courts that "a significant possibility of success on the merits" is a requirement for a stay.  See prior post of October 4.  No,…
  • Oct 19

    Another Reason Not to "Dine and Dash"

    Another Reason Not to "Dine and Dash"
    Kim Chatelain reports for the New Orleans Times-Picayune:An effort to avoid paying a $7.41 bill at a Waffle House in tiny Pearl River has led to the arrest of two out-of-state men and the discovery of a sophisticated interstate identity...
  • Oct 19

    Cons for Congress?

    Cons for Congress?
    In a column in the WSJ, Karl Rove looks at "Steve Bannon's Motley Crew of Challengers."The first House candidate Mr. Bannon has blessed is former Rep. Michael Grimm, who was forced to resign his New York seat in 2015 after...
Rank this Week: 766

On the Record

On the Record

Covers business, legal and government-related news. By The Daily Record.

http://thedailyrecord.com/ontherecord/
  • Oct 19

    October 20, 2017

    October 20, 2017
  • Oct 19

    October 19, 2017

    October 19, 2017
  • Oct 19

    Jenny Curran | Hamilton Relay

    Jenny Curran | Hamilton Relay
    Jenny Curran has been named captioned telephone outreach coordinator for Maryland with Hamilton Relay. Curran will travel throughout the state to educate people in residential, commercial, instructional and public sectors about Maryland…
Rank this Week: 111

Inforrm\'s Blog

Inforrm\'s Blog

Discusses issues of media law and responsibility with a special focus on libel and privacy law and the balance between the two.

https://inforrm.wordpress.com/
Rank this Week: 413

Hollywood, Esq.

Hollywood, Esq.

Focuses on how the entertainment and media industries are impacted and influenced by the law. From The Hollywood Reporter.

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/blogs/thr-esq
Rank this Week: 136

Salcido Law Firm PLLC Blog

Salcido Law Firm PLLC Blog

Covers Utah criminal defense and divorce law.

http://www.salcidolawfirm.com/
  • Oct 19

    Cohabitation Must Occur at the Time of Filing the Motion to Terminate

    Cohabitation Must Occur at the Time of Filing the Motion to Terminate
    Scott v. Scott, Cohabitation, and Alimony In a recent alimony case, Scott v. Scott, the Supreme Court of Utah decided whether a former wife’s alimony payments were to be terminated, under Utah Code Ann § 30-3-5(10), because of his…
  • Sep 27

    Admissibility of Polygraph Results in Utah Criminal Case

    Admissibility of Polygraph Results in Utah Criminal Case
    Polygraph Results Are the Subject of Expert Testimony Generally speaking, polygraph results are not admissible in Utah courts because they do not satisfy Utah Rules of Evidence 702. That is because over time, they have been unable to meet the…
  • Aug 29

    Modifying an Alimony Award When the Paying Spouse Retire

    Modifying an Alimony Award When the Paying Spouse Retire
    How Does a Court Decide if an Alimony Award Should be Modified when A Spouse Retires? In 1975 Ronald and Paula Ann got married. Twenty-four years later they separated and a lengthy divorce action ensued. It wasn’t until 2008 that the…
Rank this Week: 522

Constitutional Law Prof Blog

Constitutional Law Prof Blog

By Steven D. Schwinn and Ruthann Robson.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/conlaw/
  • Oct 19

    Fourth Circuit Finds 40 Foot Highway Cross Violates Establishment Clause

    Fourth Circuit Finds 40 Foot Highway Cross Violates Establishment Clause
    Professor Ruthann Robson, City University of New York (CUNY) School of Law The state of Maryland owns and maintains a 40 foot "Latin Cross" situated on a traffic island taking up one-third of an acre at the busy intersection of...
  • Oct 18

    The Take Care Case Against Trump

    The Take Care Case Against Trump
    Check out Prof. Abbe Gluck's piece at Vox setting out the case that President Trump is violating the Take Care Clause by purposefully undermining Obamacare (which, after all, is still federal law). We posted on the states' case against…
  • Oct 18

    Second Federal District Judge Issues Preliminary Injunction on Muslim Ban 3.0

    Second Federal District Judge Issues Preliminary Injunction on Muslim Ban 3.0
    Professor Ruthann Robson, City University of New York (CUNY) School of Law A few hours after Hawai'i District Judge Derrick Watson granted a nationwide preliminary injunction in Hawai'i v. Trump in an extensive order based largely on…
Rank this Week: 229

Above the Law

Above the Law

A legal tabloid that provides news and gossip about the profession's colorful personalities and powerful institutions, as well as original commentary on breaking legal developments.

http://abovethelaw.com/
Rank this Week: 4

Business Law Prof Blog

Business Law Prof Blog

Edited by C. Steven Bradford, Joshua P. Fershee, J. Haskell Murray, Marcia L. Narine, Stefan J. Padfield and Anne Tucker.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/business_law/
Rank this Week: 363

Southeast Texas Record

Southeast Texas Record

Covers legal news in Southeast Texas.

http://setexasrecord.com/
Rank this Week: 137

DealBook

DealBook

Covers mergers and acquisitions, investment banking, IPOs, private equity, hedge funds, venture capital and law. From The New York Times.

http://dealbook.nytimes.com/
Rank this Week: 5

Securities Law Blog

Securities Law Blog

Features news, commentary and thoughts on the law of the securities markets. By Mark Astarita.

http://seclaw.blogspot.com/
  • Oct 19

    FINRA Considering Rule Changes for Non-Attorneys In Arbitration

    FINRA Considering Rule Changes for Non-Attorneys In Arbitration
    FINRA Requests Comment on the Efficacy of AllowingCompensated Non-Attorneys to Represent Parties inArbitrationFINRA Rules do not prohibit non-attorneys from representing parties in arbitrations, although some states do have such a…
  • Oct 18

    SEC Names Brett Redfearn as Director of the Division of Trading and Market

    SEC Names Brett Redfearn as Director of the Division of Trading and Market
    The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that Brett Redfearn has been named Director of the agency's Division of Trading and Markets.The SEC's Division of Trading and Markets establishes and maintains standards for fair,…
  • Oct 18

    SEC Announces 2017 Government-Business Forum to Be Held at University of Texas at Austin

    SEC Announces 2017 Government-Business Forum to Be Held at University of Texas at Austin
    The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced it is partnering with the Herb Kelleher Center for Entrepreneurship, Growth, and Renewal at the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin to host the SEC’s…
Rank this Week: 690

Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys…

Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys Blawg

Covers drug recalls, defective products, auto accidents, trucking accidents, settlements, safety tips, new laws and regulations.

https://thomasjhenrylaw.com/about/media-press/blog/
Rank this Week: 158

Marler Blog

Marler Blog

Covers food poisoning law. By Bill Marler.

http://www.marlerblog.com/
  • Oct 19

    Salmonella Jambalaya Strikes Baseball Fundraiser

    Salmonella Jambalaya Strikes Baseball Fundraiser
    Press reports indicate that the Louisiana’s Department of Health is investigating a Salmonella outbreak in Caldwell Parish that has sickened more than 100 and may have contributed to one death. Local and state authorities trying to…
  • Oct 15

    A San Diego Church steps up to help in Hepatitis A Crisi

    A San Diego Church steps up to help in Hepatitis A Crisi
    University Christian Church in Hillcrest along with the San Diego County Health Department hosted a breakfast and offered free vaccines Sunday to the homeless and parishioners. Dozens of people took part. University Christian Church is in the…
  • Oct 14

    Bread & Butter Farm Burgers tied to E. coli Outbreak

    Bread & Butter Farm Burgers tied to E. coli Outbreak
    Vermont Livestock Slaughter and Processing, LLC, a Ferrisburg, Vt., establishment, is recalling approximately 133 pounds of ground beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food…
Rank this Week: 76

Religious Left Law

Religious Left Law

Politically progressive law professors from various religious traditions discuss law and cognate subjects from their unique perspectives: Legal theory, politics, and comparative theology.

http://www.religiousleftlaw.com/
  • Oct 19

    The Palestinian Struggle for Self-Determination & the Right of Resistance to Occupation

    The Palestinian Struggle for Self-Determination & the Right of Resistance to Occupation
    There are only two ways. The one currently pursued by the Israeli government, in all its agencies, is the path of violent, stubborn coercion. The extreme nationalists of the Israeli right have a vision that is easy enough to comprehend; it is…
  • Oct 16

    Anarchism: Philosophy & Praxis — a bibliography

    Anarchism: Philosophy & Praxis — a bibliography
    The first draft of my latest—82nd—bibliography, “Anarchism: Philosophy & Praxis,” is now available.
  • Oct 13

    The generalized or universal aesthetic appreciation of religious art

    The generalized or universal aesthetic appreciation of religious art
    As I‘ve likely mentioned in this space before (when you reach my age, confidence in one’s memory is evanescent), in our class at city college on “comparative world religions” I suggested at the beginning of the term…
Rank this Week: 461

The Hugh Hewitt Show

The Hugh Hewitt Show

Covers politics.

http://www.hughhewitt.com/
Rank this Week: 748

Illinois Nursing Home Abuse Blog

Illinois Nursing Home Abuse Blog

Covers Illinois nursing homes and information for nursing home residents, family members, ombudsmen, resident advocates, elder law attorneys and nursing home staff. By Levin & Perconti.

http://blog.levinperconti.com/
  • Oct 19

    ManorCare Resident Evictions a Real Possibility

    ManorCare Resident Evictions a Real Possibility
    A decision was just announced about the outcome of a lawsuit between Quality Care Properties (QCP) and HCR ManorCare over $300 million in unpaid rent. QCP gave the nursing home chain until yesterday, October 18, to respond to the lawsuit.…
  • Oct 19

    911 Calls from Florida Nursing Home Released After 14 Residents Die

    911 Calls from Florida Nursing Home Released After 14 Residents Die
    Hollywood, Florida police have released tapes from six 911 calls made by the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills on September 13th, the nursing home in Florida that allowed 14 residents to die after being left to suffer for several days…
  • Oct 13

    Pressure Ulcer Alert: What You Should Know

    Pressure Ulcer Alert: What You Should Know
    The Long Term Care Community Coalition (LTCCC), an organization dedicated to the protection and well being of the elderly, has released its first monthly issue alert. The first issue is dedicated to understanding, preventing, recognizing, and…
Rank this Week: 62

Election Law

Election Law

Covers election law, campaign finance, legislation, voting rights, initiatives, redistricting, and the Supreme Court nomination process. By Rick Hasen.

http://electionlawblog.org/
Rank this Week: 97