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Et Seq. - The Harvard Law School…

Et Seq. - The Harvard Law School Library Blog

Covers library legal issues, legal information sources, and notices for the Harvard Law community. From the law librarians of Harvard Law School.

http://etseq.law.harvard.edu/
  • Sep 20

    852 RARE: Open for Research: The Papers of Stanley S. Surrey

    852 RARE: Open for Research: The Papers of Stanley S. Surrey
    “…I doubt that any person alive today has had as close and as varied a relationship with the Internal Revenue Code as I have had.” – Surrey, Unpublished Memoir Historical & Special Collections is pleased to…
  • Sep 20

    Book Talk: Stand Your Ground: A History of America’s Love Affair with Lethal Self-Defense, Wed., Oct. 4, at noon

    Book Talk: Stand Your Ground: A History of America’s Love Affair with Lethal Self-Defense, Wed., Oct. 4, at noon
    The Harvard Law School Library staff invite you to attend a book talk and discussion in celebration of Stand Your Ground: A History of America’s Love Affair with Lethal Self-Defense  (Beacon Press, 2017) by Caroline Light, Director…
  • Sep 19

    Join us to celebrate Banned Books Week!

    Join us to celebrate Banned Books Week!
    Banned Books Week is coming and we are excited! As librarians, the freedom to read is in our DNA. Every year scores of books have their places in libraries and schools challenged by would-be censors. We can’t stand that, but we can…
Rank this Week: 250

In Custodia Legis

In Custodia Legis

Covers current legal trends, collecting for the largest law library in the world, a British perspective, a perspective from New Zealand, legislative developments in THOMAS, and cultural intelligence and the law.

http://blogs.loc.gov/law
  • Sep 20

    Maryland State House — Pic of the Week

    Maryland State House — Pic of the Week
    When Andrew Weber wrote his blog post on the Wisconsin State Capitol, he asked readers if they had a favorite state capitol. Reading that, I knew I had to write about one of my two favorite state capitols, the Maryland State House in…
  • Sep 19

    The Law Library Commemorated Constitution Day with a Book Talk by Professor Michael J. Klarman

    The Law Library Commemorated Constitution Day with a Book Talk by Professor Michael J. Klarman
    The Law Library of Congress commemorated Constitution Day a little early this year with a book talk by Harvard Law Professor Michael J. Klarman on September 12th. Professor Klarman discussed his book, The Framers’ Coup: The Making of…
  • Sep 15

    Acta de Independencia de Centro América — Pic of the Week

    Acta de Independencia de Centro América — Pic of the Week
    This is a guest post by Hazel Ceron, external relations assistant with the Law Library Office of External Relations. On this day 196 years ago (September 15, 1821), the Acta de Independencia de Centro América proclaimed independence…
Rank this Week: 158

International Law Reporter

International Law Reporter

Edited by Professor Jacob Katz Cogan.

http://ilreports.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 20

    Zhang: China’s Approach in Drafting the Investor–State Arbitration Clause: A Review from the ‘Belt and Road’ Regions’ Perspective

    Zhang: China’s Approach in Drafting the Investor–State Arbitration Clause: A Review from the ‘Belt and Road’ Regions’ Perspective
    Shu Zhang (Deakin Univ. - Law) has published China’s Approach in Drafting the Investor–State Arbitration Clause: A Review from the ‘Belt and Road’ Regions’ Perspective (Chinese Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 5,…
  • Sep 20

    Job Opening: PluriCourts (Postdoctoral Fellowships)

    Job Opening: PluriCourts (Postdoctoral Fellowships)
    PluriCourts at the University of Oslo invites applications for up to two 2-year Postdoctoral Fellowships in Political Philosophy or Legal Theory on the legitimacy of International Courts and Tribunals. The advertisement is here.
  • Sep 20

    Roscini: Animals and the Law of Armed Conflict

    Roscini: Animals and the Law of Armed Conflict
    Marco Roscini (Univ. of Westminster - Law) has posted Animals and the Law of Armed Conflict (Israel Yearbook on Human Rights, Vol. 47, pp. 35-67, 2017). Here's the abstract:In spite of the wide use of animals for military purposes, the law of…
Rank this Week: 81

Searcy Law Blog

Searcy Law Blog

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

http://www.searcylaw.com/what-you-should-know/practice-area-blog/
  • Sep 20

    Hurricane Irma Damage — Stress and hard work are in front of u

    Hurricane Irma Damage — Stress and hard work are in front of u
    We are all tired of hearing about Hurricane Irma, but I am afraid we have only just begun. I worked for the insurance industry, adjusting a variety of claims, for over 16 years and handled thousands of property damage claims. And, then I left…
  • Sep 14

    Was a Florida Nursing Home Tragedy Avoidable?

    Was a Florida Nursing Home Tragedy Avoidable?
    Too many patients and not enough nurses, CNA’s or other care givers to properly treat them. Patients crying for assistance from too few staff. Tragically, patients die or are critically ill because someone wanted to maximize the profit…
  • Sep 7

    Three Card Monte and E-Discovery: Ask the custodian

    Three Card Monte and E-Discovery: Ask the custodian
    “But, your honor, we conducted a search and collection from all sources we deemed appropriate and where we believed responsive and relevant information was located…I mean, honest judge.” In effect that is the response form…
Rank this Week: 654

Investment Fraud Information

Investment Fraud Information

By Andrew Stoltmann.

http://www.investmentfraudtimes.com/securities-fraud-attorneys/
  • Sep 20

    Update For Investors: Todd Ryman Has More Customer Complaint

    Update For Investors: Todd Ryman Has More Customer Complaint
    Stoltmann Law Offices continues to investigate Todd Ryman, who has six customer complaints against him, according to the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). Ryman has been accused of unsuitable investment advice in a variety of…
  • Sep 20

    Ponzi Accusations For MC2Capital Management, Yasuna Murakami and Avi Chiat

    Ponzi Accusations For MC2Capital Management, Yasuna Murakami and Avi Chiat
    Regulators have accused Yasuna Murakami and Avi Chiat, and their companies that the two managed, MC2 Capital Management and MC2 Canada Capital Management, of defrauding more than 50 investors by raising more than $15 million and then…
  • Sep 20

    Update For Investors: Tye Williams Barred by FINRA

    Update For Investors: Tye Williams Barred by FINRA
    Former Next Financial Group broker in Frisco, Texas, Tye C. Williams, was barred from the industry by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority. Williams was also suspended by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards. Allegedly,…
Rank this Week: 301

Whistleblower Lawyer News

Whistleblower Lawyer News

Covers whistleblower and government law. By JeffreyNewmanLaw.

http://www.whistleblowerlawyernews.com/
Rank this Week: 227

ITC 337 Law Blog

ITC 337 Law Blog

Covers International Trade Commission cases and news. By Oblon Spivak.

http://www.itcblog.com
Rank this Week: 201

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: 43

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: 257

Law & Humanities Blog

Law & Humanities Blog

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

http://lawlit.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 20

    West In Praise of Richard Weisberg's Intransigence @GeorgetownLaw @CardozoLaw

    West In Praise of Richard Weisberg's Intransigence @GeorgetownLaw @CardozoLaw
    Robin L. West, Georgetown University Law Center, has published In Praise of Richard Weisberg's Intransigence at 29 Law & Literature 21 (2017). Here is the abstract. In early essays on Herman Melville’s Billy Budd, Sailor, Richard…
  • Sep 20

    Munshi on Comparative Law and Decolonizing Critique @GeorgetownLaw

    Munshi on Comparative Law and Decolonizing Critique @GeorgetownLaw
    Sherally K. Munski, Georgetown University Law Center, has published Comparative Law and Decolonizing Critique. Here is the abstract. This essay seeks to reanimate comparative legal scholarship by reorienting it towards decolonizing critique.…
  • Sep 20

    Feminism In London: An October 14-15 Event Sponsored by FiLiA @FiLiA_charity @ThomGidden

    Feminism In London: An October 14-15 Event Sponsored by FiLiA @FiLiA_charity @ThomGidden
    Via Thom Giddens @ThomGiddens:FiLiA announces a conference at the Institute of Education, London, October 14-15, 2017, on Feminism in London. Some of the panels and workshops include "When Courage Is "Illegal," "Justice For Women,"…
Rank this Week: 415

Courthouse Insider

Courthouse Insider

Covers injury law. By Brian Silber.

http://www.briansilber.com/
  • Sep 20

    Why Do Civil Forfeiture Laws Exist?

    Why Do Civil Forfeiture Laws Exist?
    Civil asset forfeiture is different from most legal processes, where law enforcement officials seize property they assert has been involved in criminal activity. One need not be involved or charged with a crime in order for his or her…
  • Sep 18

    Alexandra Danison of Palm Springs, Florida Arrested on DUI Charge

    Alexandra Danison of Palm Springs, Florida Arrested on DUI Charge
    Alexandra Danison of Palm Springs, Florida was arrested on Sept. 13 on a DUI charge. She was arrested inside Palm Beach after she failed to follow police orders to exit the island from one of the security checkpoints set up in the aftermath…
  • Sep 15

    Four South Florida Lawyers Arrested for Involvement in Illegal Health Care Kickback Scheme

    Four South Florida Lawyers Arrested for Involvement in Illegal Health Care Kickback Scheme
    Four personal-injury lawyers were arrested on September 6 for allegedly running an illegal health care kickback scheme in South Florida. Steven Slootsky, who has a law office in Boca Raton, and Adam Hurtig, Mark Spatz, and Vincent Pravato,…
Rank this Week: 439

CM Law Library Blog

CM Law Library Blog

Seeks to inform the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law community about key legal education, research, practice, and law library news, with a particular focus on Cuyahoga County and Ohio as well as faculty research interests.

http://cmlawlibraryblog.classcaster.net/
  • Sep 20

    Cleveland Public Library Patent and Trademark Resource Center Open House

    Cleveland Public Library Patent and Trademark Resource Center Open House
    On Saturday, October 7th at 2pm, the main library of Cleveland Public Library is hosting an open house for their Patent and Trademark Resource Center (PTRC).  The address of the event is: Cleveland Public Library, Louis Stokes Wing, 2nd…
  • Sep 19

    Sept 21 Legal Research Seminar

    Sept 21 Legal Research Seminar
    The Law Library Bluebooking Legal Research Seminar is on Thursday, September 21, 4:50pm-5:50pm in Law Library Room A059.  You and The Bluebook can be friends.  Learn to effectively use it for faster legal drafting.  As you…
  • Sep 18

    Winners from the Law Library Open House

    Winners from the Law Library Open House
    Congrats to Joseph Lucchesi (pictured)–the winner of the law library’s Open House gift card contest.  Enjoy your Amazon card Joe! Also congrats go out to Tyler Berry and Marlise Taylor for winning 1000 points from Lexis.
Rank this Week: 200

Maryland Injury Lawsuit…

Maryland Injury Lawsuit Information Center

Covers medical malpractice, personal injury verdicts, truck accidents, and uninsured motorists. By Miller & Zois, LLC.

http://www.marylandinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 20

    Maryland Bed Sore Claims | Answers for Your Question

    Maryland Bed Sore Claims | Answers for Your Question
    Get answers to your bed sore question and how to bring a nursing home lawsuit in Maryland
  • Sep 13

    Birth Injury Claims on Behalf of Military Parents | New Opinion

    Birth Injury Claims on Behalf of Military Parents | New Opinion
    I stumbled across a just brutal 9th Circuit opinion in S.H. v. United States earlier this year. This case reversed a $10 million verdict in a birth injury case, finding that the foreign country exception bars plaintiffs’ Federal Tort…
  • Aug 9

    What Are Motor Vehicle Crash Personal Injury Cases Worth in Maryland?

    What Are Motor Vehicle Crash Personal Injury Cases Worth in Maryland?
    How much is an injury case worth in Maryland? Jury Verdict Research published a new Maryland specific study on the median compensation awards for car, truck and motorcycle accidents. In cases that go to trial, the median recovery was $11,328.…
Rank this Week: 60

Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog

Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Federal Tort Claims Act, Injuries to Minors and Children, Land Owner Liability, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Products Liability, and Toxic Torts. By Levin & Perconti.

http://www.illinoisinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 20

    Influence by Big Business Causing U.S. Chamber of Commerce to Spread Legal Untruth

    Influence by Big Business Causing U.S. Chamber of Commerce to Spread Legal Untruth
    It’s a misperception that just won’t go away: Today’s court system is bogged down by frivolous civil lawsuits. The truth is that more than 60% of lawsuits today are businesses suing other businesses or civilians and that…
  • Sep 5

    Dancer Paralyzed by Shelter Collapse at O’Hare Receives $148 Million

    Dancer Paralyzed by Shelter Collapse at O’Hare Receives $148 Million
    After less than a day of deliberation, a Chicago jury awarded Tierney Darden $148 million for a shelter collapse outside O’Hare Airport that ripped her spinal cord in half, leaving her permanently paralyzed from the waist down and in…
  • Aug 31

    Ford Explorers Sickening Drivers and Passengers with Carbon Monoxide

    Ford Explorers Sickening Drivers and Passengers with Carbon Monoxide
    Those who ride in a Ford Explorer as a passenger or a driver are putting themselves at risk for carbon monoxide poisoning. Despite nearly 2,100 complaints to Ford and another 791 to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration…
Rank this Week: 109

California Criminal Defense Lawyer…

California Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers constitutional rights, criminal law, and DUI topics. By William Weinberg.

http://www.californiacriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 20

    Equifax Breach: A Cybercrime That Affected…

    Equifax Breach: A Cybercrime That Affected Millions of Americans You have probably heard about the Equifax breach by now. As far as identity theft crimes goes, this was a big one. An estimated 143 million people in the United States may have…
  • Sep 7

    ALTERNATIVE SENTENCING IN CALIFORNIA

    ALTERNATIVE SENTENCING IN CALIFORNIA
    Fire season is upon us and Firefighter Crew 13-3 is ready to swing into action. But Crew 13-3 isn’t the firefighting crew you imagine. Crew 13-3 is an inmate firefighting crew, stationed in Malibu, is one of many inmate crews stationed…
  • Sep 7

    THE POLICE ARE WATCHING YOU

    THE POLICE ARE WATCHING YOU
    We cannot walk down our streets, drive our cars, or talk on our cell phones without these activities being caught by ubiquitous law enforcement surveillance. Use a cell phone and your location can be easily discovered. Similarly, the license…
Rank this Week: 972

Data Protection Report

Data Protection Report

Covers global privacy, data protection and cybersecurity regulatory and litigation environment. By Norton Rose Fulbright.

http://www.dataprotectionreport.com/
  • Sep 20

    Draft mandatory data breach reporting regulations released for comment in Canada

    Draft mandatory data breach reporting regulations released for comment in Canada
    On September 2, 2017, the Government of Canada published proposed new regulations in the Canada Gazette, which set out specifics regarding the mandatory data breach reporting requirements under the Personal Information Protection and…
  • Sep 11

    “But the Emails” – Companies’ SEC Filings Reflect Ransomware Risk

    “But the Emails” – Companies’ SEC Filings Reflect Ransomware Risk
    The Equifax breach will likely devour the entire breach news cycle in the near term, given the size of the incident and that it gets to the essence of the company’s business of maintaining some of the most sensitive consumer…
  • Aug 29

    Delaware Amends Data Breach Notification Law

    Delaware Amends Data Breach Notification Law
    Earlier this month, Delaware revamped its data breach notification law, with changes to go into effect April 14, 2018.  Most notably, the new law requires any entity that has suffered a data breach that includes social security numbers…
Rank this Week: 262

John Foy & Associates

John Foy & Associates

Stay up-to-date with Georgia law, news and current events.

https://www.johnfoy.com/blog/
  • Sep 20

    Judge Throws Out State Lawsuit for Dieselgate

    Judge Throws Out State Lawsuit for Dieselgate
    Volkswagen is amid one of the largest, and possibly most expensive, auto scandals of all time. Due to emissions software designed to cheat and show the engines as emitting fewer... Read more » The post Judge Throws Out State Lawsuit…
  • Sep 19

    Four Car Accident Claims Live

    Four Car Accident Claims Live
    Road conditions can become a factor in an accident for even the most experienced of drivers. Whether the road is wet, icy, or it is simply dark and without light,... Read more » The post Four Car Accident Claims Lives appeared first on…
  • Sep 19

    John Foy & Associates Employees and Family Members Participate in the 2017 Kaiser Permanente Corporate Run/Walk & Fitness Program

    John Foy & Associates Employees and Family Members Participate in the 2017 Kaiser Permanente Corporate Run/Walk & Fitness Program
    For the second year in a row, John Foy & Associates participated in the Sept. 7, 2017, Kaiser Permanente Corporate Run/Walk & Fitness Program. Our firm joined more than 400... Read more » The post John Foy & Associates…
Rank this Week: 989

Redlands Veterans' Affairs…

Redlands Veterans' Affairs Attorney Blog

Covers estate planning and elder law. By Esther Wang.

http://www.california-elder-law.com/blog/
  • Sep 20

    Disability programs interrelated, benefits affect one another

    Disability programs interrelated, benefits affect one another
    Social Security Disability and federal civil service disability programs are integrated to an extent. In a situation where a California resident who works for the federal government becomes disabled, he or she should be careful to protect the…
  • Sep 19

    Social Security Disability in California

    Social Security Disability in California
    The Social Security Administration considers people disabled if they have a condition that prevents them from doing substantial work, and the condition must last -- or be expected to last -- over a year in duration. When someone becomes…
  • Sep 18

    Reducing the risks involved with administering trust

    Reducing the risks involved with administering trust
    In California, more and more people are choosing to set up trusts as part of their estate plans. Today, many new types of trusts are available, and they are much more complex. Modern trusts may have portfolios that include far...
Rank this Week: 768

Religion Clause

Religion Clause

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

http://religionclause.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 20

    Lawsuit Challenges Adoption Agencies' Refusal To Place Children With Same-Sex Couple

    Lawsuit Challenges Adoption Agencies' Refusal To Place Children With Same-Sex Couple
    Today two same-sex couples and a Michigan taxpayer filed suit in a Michigan federal district court challenging the state's practice of contracting out foster-care and adoptive placement to social service agencies that apply religious criteria…
  • Sep 20

    Michigan Civil Rights Commission Stymied In Effort To Issue Interpretive Opinion On Law's Coverage

    Michigan Civil Rights Commission Stymied In Effort To Issue Interpretive Opinion On Law's Coverage
    In June, Equality Michigan wrote the Michigan Civil Rights Commission asking it to issue an interpretative statement finding that the ban on sex discrimination in employment, housing, and public accommodations in Michigan’s…
  • Sep 20

    7 U.S. Senators Write Netanyahu Over Jewish Pluralism In Israel

    7 U.S. Senators Write Netanyahu Over Jewish Pluralism In Israel
    As reported by JTA, on Monday seven U.S. senators (all of them Jewish) sent a letter (full text) to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu expressing concern over Israeli governmental recognition of Orthodox Judaism over the more liberal…
Rank this Week: 64

Securities Lawyers Blog

Securities Lawyers Blog

Covers securities law. By Gana LLP.

http://www.securitieslawyersblog.com/
  • Sep 20

    FINRA Bars Former AXA Representative John P. Correnti

    FINRA Bars Former AXA Representative John P. Correnti
    The investment lawyers of Gana LLP are investigating the regulatory action brought by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) against John P. Correnti (Correnti), working out of Cleveland, Ohio. Correnti allegedly failed to…
  • Sep 20

    Newbridge Securities Advisor Gaetano “Guy” Magarelli Subject to Multiple Customer Complaint

    Newbridge Securities Advisor Gaetano “Guy” Magarelli Subject to Multiple Customer Complaint
    According to BrokerCheck records Gaetano “Guy” Magarelli (Magarelli), now associated with Newbridge Securities Corporation (Newbridge), has been subject to five customer complaints and one lien.  According to records kept by…
  • Sep 20

    Broker Ann Comcowich Barred by FINRA

    Broker Ann Comcowich Barred by FINRA
    The investment lawyers of Gana LLP are investigating the allegations made by The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority against broker Ann Comcowich (Comcowich). According to the broker’s file on FINRA’s BrokerCheck, Comcowich…
Rank this Week: 303

Integrity Marketing

Integrity Marketing

Marketing advice for law firms. From Jennifer Campbell of Integrity Marketing Solutions (IMS).

http://integritymarketing.typepad.com/ims/
  • Sep 20

    Free Webinar: Marketing Elder Law Service

    Free Webinar: Marketing Elder Law Service
    Join us for a FREE live webinar on Sep 27, 2017 at 12 noon CENTRAL time. (1 p.m. Eastern) Your BONUS OFFER: Everyone who attends the live event gets a free download of the white paper, Reaching Today's Boomers and...
  • Sep 19

    Marketing Differences Between Estate Planning and Elder Law

    Marketing Differences Between Estate Planning and Elder Law
    Mastering the subtle marketing differences between estate planning and elder law is the key to success in both! Adding elder law to an existing estate planning practice can reap huge rewards, but how do you navigate the nuanced marketing…
  • Sep 18

    Five Things to Know Now About Online Client Intake

    Five Things to Know Now About Online Client Intake
    You probably have some sort of client intake form on your website. Chances are it's just a digitized copy, in Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) format. It may or may not be "fillable." Your prospects probably have to download your form, print...
Rank this Week: 714

Restaurant Worker News Blog

Restaurant Worker News Blog

Covers employment law issues in the restaurant industry. By Berke-Weiss & Pechman LLP.

http://waiterpay.com/blog/
  • Sep 20

    TGI Friday’s Settles Wage Theft Case for $19.1 Million

    TGI Friday’s Settles Wage Theft Case for $19.1 Million
    A nationwide wage theft lawsuit against TGI Friday’s has been settled for $19.1 million according to a court filing by the workers’ attorneys in New York federal court. The settlement, which covers 28,000 restaurant workers, is a…
  • Sep 15

    Jessica Biel’s Restaurant Hit with $430k Wage Theft Lawsuit

    Jessica Biel’s Restaurant Hit with $430k Wage Theft Lawsuit
    Au Fudge, an upscale Los Angeles restaurant owned by actress Jessica Biel, was hit with a wage theft lawsuit claiming the restaurant withheld over $430,000 in tips from staff during events.   Described by the Los Angeles Times as an…
  • Sep 13

    Los Angeles Restaurant Sued by EEOC For Pregnancy Discrimination

    Los Angeles Restaurant Sued by EEOC For Pregnancy Discrimination
    LA Louisanne, a popular Los Angeles restaurant and jazz night club, fired an employee because of her pregnancy, according to a discrimination lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). According to the…
Rank this Week: 136

LegalMatch Law Blog

LegalMatch Law Blog

http://lawblog.legalmatch.com
  • Sep 20

    Divorcing a Spouse with a Mental Illne

    Divorcing a Spouse with a Mental Illne
    “I, take you, for my lawful wife/husband, to have and to hold from this day forward, for better, for worse…in sickness and health, until death do us part.” Most people want to believe that they can stand by their marriage…
  • Sep 19

    DACA On a Limited Lifespan, What Should You Expect? Part 2: Implications of Losing DACA

    DACA On a Limited Lifespan, What Should You Expect? Part 2: Implications of Losing DACA
    President Trump has declared the upcoming death knell of the Deferred Action for Children Act (DACA)-an Obama era program allowing immigrants who’ve been here most of their life to receive deferred deportation, get drivers licenses,…
  • Sep 18

    DACA is on a Limited Lifespan, What Should You Do? Part 1: Renewing DACA Statu

    DACA is on a Limited Lifespan, What Should You Do? Part 1: Renewing DACA Statu
    As of September 5th, it is official, President Trump has announced an end to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The program, created by executive order from former-President Obama, has provided protection to around…
Rank this Week: 952

Forced Migration Current Awareness…

Forced Migration Current Awareness Blog

Highlights web research and information relatd to refugees, IDPs and forced migration. By Elisa Mason.

http://fm-cab.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 20

    Thematic Focus: Work/Economic Aspect

    Thematic Focus: Work/Economic Aspect
    News:"Trump Administration Rejects Study Showing Positive Impact of Refugees," New York Times, 18 Sept. 2017 [text]- "Trump administration officials, under pressure from the White House to provide a rationale for reducing the number of…
  • Sep 19

    Thematic Focus: Education

    Thematic Focus: Education
    An App to Crowdfund Higher Education for Refugees (Refugees Deeply, Aug. 2017) [text]"Duquesne University Professor Researches Books for Refugees," The Duquesne Duke, 24 Aug. 2017 [text]"Educating Syrian Refugees: Challenges Facing Host…
  • Sep 19

    Thematic Focus: General

    Thematic Focus: General
    News: The New York Declaration on Refugees is a year old. There will be a high-level meeting tomorrow in New York to mark the anniversary; watch it live on UN WebTV. For more info., read a briefing from UNHCR, an assessment from Oxfam…
Rank this Week: 969

InsureReinsure.Com: The Insurance…

InsureReinsure.Com: The Insurance & Reinsurance Blog

Covers bad faith, insurance coverage, D&O liability, excess and surplus lines, and more. By Locke Lord LLP.

http://www.insurereinsure.com/
  • Sep 20

    Hurricane Maria Barrels Towards Puerto Rico

    Hurricane Maria Barrels Towards Puerto Rico
    Hurricane Maria is set to strike Puerto Rico today, with forecast wind speeds of more than 150 miles per hour. Maria already struck the Caribbean island of Dominica as a category 5 storm, with sustained winds of 160 miles per hour.
  • Sep 18

    Mind the Gap! Hurricanes may have significant impact on Gap coverage

    Mind the Gap! Hurricanes may have significant impact on Gap coverage
    Some estimates peg the number of cars flooded by Hurricane Harvey at more than a half million. So too, the number of flooded cars following Irma will be legion.
  • Sep 14

    Notice of Withdrawal of Proposed Amendments to the Illinois Insurance Department Consumer Complaints Rule

    Notice of Withdrawal of Proposed Amendments to the Illinois Insurance Department Consumer Complaints Rule
    The Illinois Department of Insurance (“DOI”) has issued a notice of withdrawal of its proposed amendments to the Illinois Insurance Department Consumer Complaints Rule (50 Ill. Adm. Code 926) that were described in our January 9,…
Rank this Week: 156

Media Law Prof Blog

Media Law Prof Blog

By Christine A. Corcos.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/media_law_prof_blog/
  • Sep 20

    Fox Fights Back Against Defamation Lawsuit Brought Over Seth Rich Story

    Fox Fights Back Against Defamation Lawsuit Brought Over Seth Rich Story
    From NPR: Fox News is trying to derail a defamation lawsuit filed by Rod Wheeler, who alleges that the network has attributed statements to him in an article regarding a story about the death of Seth Rich in order to...
  • Sep 18

    Sobel on Artificial Intelligence's Fair Use Crisis @BKCHarvard

    Sobel on Artificial Intelligence's Fair Use Crisis @BKCHarvard
    Benjamin L. W. Sobel, Harvard University Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, is publishing Artificial Intelligence's Fair Use Crisis in the Columbia Journal of Law & the Arts. Here is the abstract. As automation supplants…
  • Sep 18

    Langvardt on Regulating Online Content Moderation @DetroitMercyLaw

    Langvardt on Regulating Online Content Moderation @DetroitMercyLaw
    Kyle Langvardt, University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, is publishing Regulating Online Content Moderation in volume 106 of the Georgetown Law Journal (2018). Here is the abstract. The Supreme Court held in 2017 that “the vast democratic…
Rank this Week: 86

US Immigration Law Blog

US Immigration Law Blog

Covers immigration news. By Ashwin Sharma.

http://ashwinsharma.com
Rank this Week: 437

Fort Lauderdale Divorce Lawyer…

Fort Lauderdale Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers divorce, custody, and child support. By Sandy T. Fox, P.A.

http://www.fortlauderdaledivorcelawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 641

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/
  • Sep 20

    Don't worry, corporate entities themselves get confused about their corporate structure...

    Don't worry, corporate entities themselves get confused about their corporate structure...
    I have actually seen a bunch of cases lately where people have either sued the wrong company in a complicated corporate structure (understandable) or where they have brought suit on behalf of the wrong company, which seems less understandable…
  • Sep 19

    “Making Money is Still Allowed” – As Are False Pricing Strategie

    “Making Money is Still Allowed” – As Are False Pricing Strategie
    The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has held that retail stores, including online vendors, are free to advertise “before” prices that might in reality never have been used. Although the particular plaintiff’s…
  • Sep 18

    Negotiations falling apart =/= a breach of contract

    Negotiations falling apart =/= a breach of contract
    If you, like me, just taught about letters of intent and also promissory estoppel, then here's a case with both for you, out of the District of Minnesota, City Center Realty Partners v. Macy's Retail Holdings, Civil No. 17-CV-528…
Rank this Week: 228

NSBAwire

NSBAwire

Covers public education news and analysis for school board members and the education community at large. By the National School Boards Association.

http://www.nsba.org/newsroom/nsbawire
Rank this Week: 442

The White Law Group's Securities…

The White Law Group's Securities Fraud Blog

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

http://www.whitesecuritieslaw.com/securities-fraud/blog/
  • Sep 20

    Financial Advisor Expungement Proce

    Financial Advisor Expungement Proce
    What is the Financial Advisor Expungement Process Financial advisors registered with FINRA each have information regarding their experience in the securities industry available on FINRA’s Broker Check.  The purpose of BrokerCheck…
  • Sep 19

    SEC bars George Thoreson for alleged penny stock manipulation

    SEC bars George Thoreson for alleged penny stock manipulation
    SEC Bars Former Washington Broker George Thoreson According to a press announcement, the Securities and Exchange Commission has barred George Thoreson, formerly of Wells Fargo Advisors. Thoreson agreed to settle SEC charges that he…
  • Sep 18

    LPL Advisor Sonya Camarco Charged with Stealing Client Fund

    LPL Advisor Sonya Camarco Charged with Stealing Client Fund
    Investigating Potential Claims Involving Sonya Carmaco According to her FINRA BrokerCheck report, the United States Securities and Exchange Commission alleges that from 2004 until August 2017, advisor Sonya Camarco, while registered with LPL…
Rank this Week: 83

Chicago Business Litigation Lawyer…

Chicago Business Litigation Lawyer Blog

Covers class action litigation, fraud, consumer law and shareholder disputes. By DiTommaso Lubin Austermuehle.

http://www.chicagobusinesslitigationlawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 352

Boston Injury Lawyer Blog

Boston Injury Lawyer Blog

Discusses boating, car, motorcycle, and pedestrian accidents. By Altman& Altman.

http://www.bostoninjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 20

    Parking Lot Gate Injuries – More Common Than You May Think.

    Parking Lot Gate Injuries – More Common Than You May Think.
    Parking lots and mechanical garages throughout Massachusetts often have automatic gates to control the flow of traffic coming and leaving. Unfortunately, equipment malfunctions can result in serious injuries to pedestrians, cyclists, and…
  • Sep 15

    $6.5 Million Awarded to California Man for “Pothole” Bicycle Crash

    $6.5 Million Awarded to California Man for “Pothole” Bicycle Crash
    In 2015, Peter Godefroy was seriously injured when his bicycle struck a pothole in Sherman Oaks, California. Godefroy sued the City of Los Angeles, saying that he suffered a “severe traumatic brain injury,” and that poor…
  • Sep 12

    When is a Medication Error Medical Negligence?

    When is a Medication Error Medical Negligence?
    When we’re given a prescription, we have little choice but to trust that the prescribing doctor knows what’s best for us. Unfortunately, doctors are humans and humans make mistakes. Maybe your doctor is having a bad day, or maybe…
Rank this Week: 118

Learn Why Bob Kraft's P.I.S.S.D. …

Learn Why Bob Kraft's P.I.S.S.D. (Personal Injury, Social Security Disability)

About the ways injured and disabled persons are mistreated by governments and insurance companies.

http://www.pissd.com/
  • Sep 20

    Gorilla Glass to be Used in Car

    Gorilla Glass to be Used in Car
    The AP reports that cars could soon be using Gorilla Glass, such as the lightweight kind used in smartphone. The material would allow car makers to reduce the weight of vehicles and improve fuel economy. “BMW AG was the first…
  • Sep 20

    How To Simply Work With, Not Against, Your Personal Injury Lawyer

    How To Simply Work With, Not Against, Your Personal Injury Lawyer
    Being involved with a personal injury case is always a challenge, especially if you are the person who was hurt. Whether the injury took place because of a car accident, or due to a defective product, you will be suffering mentally and…
  • Sep 19

    Framed for a Crime? 5 Ways to Have a Good Outcome in Court

    Framed for a Crime? 5 Ways to Have a Good Outcome in Court
    Facing a criminal charge can be stressful. It’s even more stressful when you’re framed for an offense you didn’t commit. If you find yourself framed for a crime, here are 5 things that you can do to fight back for a good…
Rank this Week: 381

Family Law Prof Blog

Family Law Prof Blog

By Andrea B. Carrol and Margaret Ryznar.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/family_law/
  • Sep 20

    Feminists and Campus Assault Policy

    Feminists and Campus Assault Policy
    From The Boston Globe: When Education Secretary Betsy DeVos last week announced plans to revise the nation’s guidelines on campus sexual assault, the predictable din of outrage drowned out the applause from some unlikely corners of college…
  • Sep 19

    Shared Parenting for Kid

    Shared Parenting for Kid
    From Boston Herald: What two factors vastly increase the likelihood of a healthy and happy future for kids after divorce? Mom and Dad. With the important exception of children who need protection from an abusive or negligent parent, “shared…
  • Sep 18

    Hacker: "Legalized Families in the Era of Bordered Globalization"

    Hacker: "Legalized Families in the Era of Bordered Globalization"
    Prof. Daphna Hacker (Law Faculty and Women and Gender Studies Program) has published Legalized Families in the Era of Bordered Globalization (Global Law Series) with Cambridge University Press. Here is the book description: Providing a…
Rank this Week: 115

CEB blog

CEB blog

Covers practice tips and new legal developments of particular interest to California legal professionals. The CEB blog covers a wide range of practice areas from estate planning to civil litigation, along with posts relating to the practice of law generally.

http://blog.ceb.com
  • Sep 20

    How Tenants Can Get Remedies for Habitability Violations and Nuisance

    How Tenants Can Get Remedies for Habitability Violations and Nuisance
    When a landlord severely neglects maintenance issues or another tenant’s behavior causes a nuisance, California law gives tenants several ways to get relief. Tenants dealing with habitability violations or nuisances can bring an…
  • Sep 18

    Checklist: What to Do If Summary Judgment Is Denied

    Checklist: What to Do If Summary Judgment Is Denied
    You moved for summary judgment but your motion was denied. Here’s a checklist of four things to ask yourself. __   1.  Are there any new or different facts, circumstances, or law that couldn’t have been presented…
  • Sep 15

    Don’t Let Your Ethical Duties Get Lost in the Cloud

    Don’t Let Your Ethical Duties Get Lost in the Cloud
    The following is a guest blog post by Perry L. Segal, an attorney and management consultant at Charon Law, Redwood City. Mr. Segal has over 25 years of combined experience in law and technology. He is co-chair of the California Council of…
Rank this Week: 88

CEB Blog

CEB Blog

Covers California law.

http://blog.ceb.com/
  • Sep 20

    How Tenants Can Get Remedies for Habitability Violations and Nuisance

    How Tenants Can Get Remedies for Habitability Violations and Nuisance
    When a landlord severely neglects maintenance issues or another tenant’s behavior causes a nuisance, California law gives tenants several ways to get relief. Tenants dealing with habitability violations or nuisances can bring an…
  • Sep 18

    Checklist: What to Do If Summary Judgment Is Denied

    Checklist: What to Do If Summary Judgment Is Denied
    You moved for summary judgment but your motion was denied. Here’s a checklist of four things to ask yourself. __   1.  Are there any new or different facts, circumstances, or law that couldn’t have been presented…
  • Sep 15

    Don’t Let Your Ethical Duties Get Lost in the Cloud

    Don’t Let Your Ethical Duties Get Lost in the Cloud
    The following is a guest blog post by Perry L. Segal, an attorney and management consultant at Charon Law, Redwood City. Mr. Segal has over 25 years of combined experience in law and technology. He is co-chair of the California Council of…
Rank this Week: 194

Neuroethics & Law Blog

Neuroethics & Law Blog

An interdisciplinary forum for legal and ethical issues related to the brain and cognition. By University of San Diego School of Law Professor Adam Kolber.

http://kolber.typepad.com/ethics_law_blog/
  • Sep 20

    "Does Kantian Ethics Condone Mood and Cognitive Enhancement?"

    "Does Kantian Ethics Condone Mood and Cognitive Enhancement?"
    "Does Kantian Ethics Condone Mood and Cognitive Enhancement?" by Robert R. Clewis has been published in the most recent issue of Neuroethics: Abstract The author examines whether Kantian ethics would condone the use of pharmaceutical drugs to…
  • Sep 18

    "Moral Enhancement Should Target Self-Interest and Cognitive Capacity"

    "Moral Enhancement Should Target Self-Interest and Cognitive Capacity"
    "Moral Enhancement Should Target Self-Interest and Cognitive Capacity" by Rafael Ahlskog has been published in the most recent issue of Neuroethics: Abstract: Current suggestions for capacities that should be targeted for moral enhancement…
  • Sep 15

    "From ‘Hard’ Neuro-Tools to ‘Soft’ Neuro-Toys? Refocussing the Neuro-Enhancement Debate"

    "From ‘Hard’ Neuro-Tools to ‘Soft’ Neuro-Toys? Refocussing the Neuro-Enhancement Debate"
    "From ‘Hard’ Neuro-Tools to ‘Soft’ Neuro-Toys? Refocussing the Neuro-Enhancement Debate" by Jonna Brenninkmeijer and Hub Zwart has been published in the most recent issue of Neuroethics: Abstract Since the…
Rank this Week: 664

Securities Law Attorneys Blog

Securities Law Attorneys Blog

Covers securities law. By Fitapelli | Kurta.

http://www.securitieslawattorneys.net/
  • Sep 20

    Michael Brewster Has Received a Pending Customer Complaint

    Michael Brewster Has Received a Pending Customer Complaint
    Publicly available records published by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and accessed on September 19, 2017 indicate that New York-based Wells Fargo Clearing Services broker/adviser Michael Brewster has received a pending…
  • Sep 20

    Alexandre Leal Has Received a Pending Customer Complaint

    Alexandre Leal Has Received a Pending Customer Complaint
    Publicly available records published by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and accessed on September 19, 2017 indicate that Florida-based Wells Fargo Clearing Services broker Alexandre Leal has received a pending customer…
  • Sep 20

    Jeffrey Krupnick Resigned From a Former Employer in Connection to Alleged Rule Violation

    Jeffrey Krupnick Resigned From a Former Employer in Connection to Alleged Rule Violation
    Public records published by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and accessed on September 19, 2017 indicate that former Florida-based Ameriprise Financial Services broker/adviser Jeffrey Krupnick has received resolved or…
Rank this Week: 173

El Conta punto com

El Conta punto com

Herramientas para los contadores -México-

http://elconta.com/
  • Sep 20

    #FuerzaMéxico !! Estamos unidos hoy mas que nunca.

    #FuerzaMéxico !! Estamos unidos hoy mas que nunca.
    Nuestras oraciones y apoyo está con Uds. Continuar leyendo: Clic para leer mas en sitio original.
  • Sep 18

    3 Nuevas tecnologías para contadores.

    3 Nuevas tecnologías para contadores.
    Estar al día en cuanto a nuevas herramientas tecnológicas es vital para cualquier profesión y sobre... Clic para leer mas en sitio original.
  • Sep 18

    Las NIF en el entorno estudiantil Universitario

    Las NIF en el entorno estudiantil Universitario
    La importancia de que los maestros estén capacitados en Normas de Información Financiera para que... Clic para leer mas en sitio original.
Rank this Week: 399

MN Criminal Defense Blog

MN Criminal Defense Blog

Covers basic civil rights and legal defenses in the state of Minnesota. By Appelman Law Firm, LLC.

https://aacriminallaw.com/blog/
  • Sep 20

    When Can I Talk To A Lawyer During A DUI Traffic Stop?

    When Can I Talk To A Lawyer During A DUI Traffic Stop?
    You have the right to an attorney during a criminal investigation, but at what point can you invoke this right? It’s not as cut and dry as you might think. Today, we’re going to explain when you can talk with a lawyer, and when…
  • Sep 19

    10 Factors That Influence Your Blood Alcohol Concentration

    10 Factors That Influence Your Blood Alcohol Concentration
    A number of clients who end up challenging a DUI charge argue that they didn’t believe that they were over the legal driving limit at the time they got behind the wheel. Calculating your BAC based solely on your height, weight and…
  • Sep 18

    How Does Probation Work In Minnesota?

    How Does Probation Work In Minnesota?
    Probation is an option in criminal cases in lieu of a jail sentence. While you might be thinking that probation is equivalent to a slap on the wrist, it isn’t a walk in the park, and screwing up while you’re on probation can lead…
Rank this Week: 359

Florida HOA Lawyer Blog

Florida HOA Lawyer Blog

By Siegfried, Rivera, Hyman, Lerner, De La Torre, Mars & Sobel, P.A.

http://www.floridahoalawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 20

    When Residents Break Rule

    When Residents Break Rule
    All too often, we are asked by boards of directors and property managers what steps can be taken to prevent residents from continuing to break rules in their communities. Seldom, however, do we hear community associations that are active and…
  • Sep 18

    Post-Irma Impacts on Association Annual Meetings and Election

    Post-Irma Impacts on Association Annual Meetings and Election
    While recovery from property damage and power outages may take precedence in the hours and days following a hurricane, it is also important to consider—and to take swift action to recover from— not-so-apparent implications of a…
  • Sep 15

    Helpful Tips to Consider When Filing an Insurance Claim

    Helpful Tips to Consider When Filing an Insurance Claim
    We hope that you and your loved ones are safe after the storm with little to no damage to your property.  Our thoughts remain with those whose homes and loved ones were impacted by Hurricane Irma.  As local, state and federal…
Rank this Week: 751

LaBovick Law Group Blog

LaBovick Law Group Blog

Covers personal injury legal news.

http://www.labovick.com/blog
  • Sep 20

    Top 5 Reasons Why You May Need a Florida Workers Compensation Attorney

    Top 5 Reasons Why You May Need a Florida Workers Compensation Attorney
    An injury at work is nerve racking as is. You may be worried about your boss’s reaction to the workplace injury. The insurance company may deny medical care and lost wages until they conduct an investigation. Regardless of the…
  • Sep 15

    Benefits of Applying with a Social Security Disability Attorney

    Benefits of Applying with a Social Security Disability Attorney
    The Social Security Administration approves approximately 45% of all claims filed with this administration with a denial rate of 43% and dismissal rate of 21%. In South Florida, disability claims are approved at 43%, just below the national…
  • Sep 14

    4 Necessary Steps to Avoid Being Sued for Negligent Hiring

    4 Necessary Steps to Avoid Being Sued for Negligent Hiring
    Every employer knows hiring an employee can cause them liability.  It is part of the responsibility of hiring an employee in the first place.  Every personal-injury lawyer in West Palm Beach is well aware of these laws as well.…
Rank this Week: 907

New York Probate and Estate…

New York Probate and Estate Administration Blog

Published by Stephen Bilkis & Associates

http://www.newyorkprobateestateadministration.com/
  • Sep 20

    Court Decides if Signature on Will is Proper

    Court Decides if Signature on Will is Proper
    A New York Probate Lawyer said that, in this contested probate proceeding, the Court determines that the propounded instrument was not executed as required by Decedent Estate Law, § 21. This statute requires by subdivision 2 thereof,…
  • Sep 16

    Petitioner Seeks to Revoke Letters of Administration

    Petitioner Seeks to Revoke Letters of Administration
    In this miscellaneous proceeding, the respondent, administrator de bonis non, moves to dismiss the petition by two alleged creditors for revocation of his letters pursuant to CPLR 3211 (a) (2) and (3). A New York Probate Lawyer said that the…
  • Sep 16

    Court Decides if Petitioner Made a Case for Summary Judgment

    Court Decides if Petitioner Made a Case for Summary Judgment
    A New York Probate Lawyer said that, before the court is the motion of the nominated successor co-trustee of the trusts created under Paragraphs Second, Third and Sixth of the will of the decedent. Movant seeks summary judgment pursuant to…
Rank this Week: 233

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
  • Sep 20

    OPINIONS – September 19, 2017

    OPINIONS – September 19, 2017
    Matter of I.L.E. YINC DA 16-0621 2017 MT 234N Civil – Dependent Neglect State v. M. Henry DA 16-0462 2017 MT 233N Criminal – Assault Belanus v. Sherlock et al. DA 16-0543 2017 MT 232N Civil – Post conviction Marriage of…
  • Sep 13

    OPINIONS – September 12, 2017

    OPINIONS – September 12, 2017
    State v. J. Doney DA 15-0206 2017 MT 228N Criminal – Assault Matter of A.M.M. DA 16-0729 2017 MT 227N Civil – Guardian/Conservator State v. Estes DA 16-0684 2017 MT 226 Criminal – DUI State v. J. Franks DA 16-0356 2017 MT…
  • Sep 6

    OPINIONS – September 6, 2017

    OPINIONS – September 6, 2017
    Bitterrooters v. DEQ DA 16-0429 2017 MT 222 Civil – Judicial Review Smaage v. State DA 16-0750 2017 MT 221N Civil – Postconviction Marriage of Barlow DA 17-0107 2017 MT 220N Civil – Domestic Relations State v. Benjamin DA…
Rank this Week: 138