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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

The Volokh Conspiracy

The Volokh Conspiracy

By Eugene Volokh, Dale Carpenter, David Kopel, David Bernstein, David Post, Erik Jaffe, Ilya Somin, Jim Lindgren, Jonathan Adler, Kevan Choset, Orin Kerr, Randy Barnett, Russell Korobkin, Sasha Volokh, Stuart Benjamin, Todd Zywicki & Tyler Cowen.

http://www.volokh.com/
  • Dec 14

    [Stewart Baker] Peter Strzok's "Insurance Policy"

    [Stewart Baker] Peter Strzok's "Insurance Policy"
    I'm struck by the kerfuffle over a text message sent by FBI agent Peter Strzok to Lisa Page, an FBI lawyer with whom he was apparently having an affair. The messages bash Trump and seem to favor Clinton at a time when Strzok was directing the…
  • Dec 14

    :@WilliamBaude: Book recommendations from me and my colleague

    :@WilliamBaude: Book recommendations from me and my colleague
    Every year, the Chicago faculty collects some of our favorite books of the year with recommendations for anybody who might be interested. This year, I had two: Neal Stephenson & Nicole Galland, The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O. I am a sucker…
  • Dec 13

    [Jonathan H. Adler] PharmaCann Challenges "Racial Quotas" for Ohio Medical Marijuana License

    [Jonathan H. Adler] PharmaCann Challenges "Racial Quotas" for Ohio Medical Marijuana License
    Cleveland.com reports that PharmaCann Ohio, LLC, has filed a constitutional challenge against the states minority set-aside requirement for the issuance of marijuana cultivation licenses. The firm claims that it was denied a license in favor…
Rank this Week: 2

TalkLeft: The Politics of Crime

TalkLeft: The Politics of Crime

Provides liberal coverage of crime-related political and injustice news.

http://www.talkleft.com/
  • Dec 14

    Tavis Smiley Suspended by PBS

    Tavis Smiley Suspended by PBS
    Tavis Smiley is angry at PBS, which he says performed a sloppy investigation of the harassment allegations against him, and then suspended him. Put simply, PBS overreacted and conducted a biased and sloppy investigation, which led to a…
  • Dec 13

    USA Today Editorial: Trump Not Fit to Clean Toilet

    USA Today Editorial: Trump Not Fit to Clean Toilet
    USA Today has an amazing editorial blasting Donald Trump today. “[A] president who would all but call Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand a whore is not fit to clean the toilets in the Barack Obama Presidential Library or to shine the shoes of…
  • Dec 13

    Monday Open Thread

    Monday Open Thread
    Bon Jovi finally makes it into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. I'm glad that Richie Sambora (who left the band a few years ago) is included. What's my favorite Bon Jovi song? This one, by miles. In other news, I refuse to get... [[…
Rank this Week: 3

Mortgage Fraud Blog

Mortgage Fraud Blog

Covers mortgage fraud information, fraud schemes and indictments. By Rachel Dollar.

http://mortgagefraudblog.com/
  • Oct 16

    Sentence in Modification Fraud

    Sentence in Modification Fraud
    Mortgage Fraud Blog. Ana Maritza Gomez, 45, Hyattsville, Maryland, was sentenced to 30 months in prison followed by 3 years of supervised release for conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud arising from a scheme to defraud victims…
  • Oct 16

    Former Settlement Agent Convicted in Refinancing Fraud

    Former Settlement Agent Convicted in Refinancing Fraud
    Mortgage Fraud Blog. Mark Andreotti, 46, Wyckoff, New Jersey, a former settlement agent, was convicted at trial on charges related to the refinancing of properties in Bergen and Morris Counties, New Jersey.  Andreotti was found guilty on…
  • Oct 16

    Mortgage Fraud Tactics in Bridge Financing Case

    Mortgage Fraud Tactics in Bridge Financing Case
    Mortgage Fraud Blog. David T. Odom, 53, Chicago, Illinois, was sentenced to 30 months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release for a wire fraud conspiracy arising from a scheme to defraud lenders in order to…
Rank this Week: 4

Current Awareness Weblog

Current Awareness Weblog

Covers England and Wales case law, legislation, and legal news. From the Inner Temple Library.

http://www.innertemplelibrary.com/
Rank this Week: 5

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/
  • Dec 14

    F.C.C. Repeals Net Neutrality Rule

    F.C.C. Repeals Net Neutrality Rule
    In a 3-to-2 vote along party lines, the agency scrapped Obama-era rules meant to protect an open internet.
  • Dec 14

    China’s HNA Keeps Striking Foreign Deals as Banks Wince and Investors Flee

    China’s HNA Keeps Striking Foreign Deals as Banks Wince and Investors Flee
    Executives at the deeply indebted conglomerate say it still enjoys support from lenders, even as bond prices fall and regulators raise questions.
  • Dec 14

    Republicans Hunt for Ways to Pay for Tax Cut

    Republicans Hunt for Ways to Pay for Tax Cut
    Republican Senator Marco Rubio said he won’t vote for the tax cut without an expanded child tax credit as lawmakers look for ways to pay for the merged version of the House and Senate bills.
Rank this Week: 6

Real Estate Law Blog

Real Estate Law Blog

Includes news, cases and commentary on real estate and property law in New York and nationwide. By Newman Ferrara LLP.

http://www.nyrealestatelawblog.com/
  • Dec 14

    TRANS OCEAN SEAFOOD SETTLES SEXUAL HARASSMENT SUIT

    TRANS OCEAN SEAFOOD SETTLES SEXUAL HARASSMENT SUIT
    Trans Ocean Seafoods To Pay $75,000 To Settle EEOC Sexual Harassment Suit Mixtec Clam Diggers Faced Explicit Sexual Harassment, Federal Agency Charged SEATTLE - Northwestern Washington-based Trans Ocean Seafoods, Inc., doing …
  • Dec 14

    NEW SOCCER FIELD FOR WEST HARLEM

    NEW SOCCER FIELD FOR WEST HARLEM
    Department of Environmental Protection and FC Harlem Lions Partner to Bring New Youth Soccer Field to West Harlem Renderings of the New Field and Photos are Available on DEP’s Flickr page The New York City Department of…
  • Dec 14

    YOU CALLING ME FAT?

    YOU CALLING ME FAT?
    Americans Weigh More, but Shun "Overweight" Label by Jim Norman Story Highlights Comparing 2003-2007 with 2013-2017, the average weight is up 3 pounds Over same period, average "ideal" weight increased 4 pounds Fewer…
Rank this Week: 7

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: 8

JURIST - Paper Chase

JURIST - Paper Chase

Covers legal news. From the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.

http://www.jurist.org/paperchase/
  • Dec 14

    UN expert urges US accountability for torture

    UN expert urges US accountability for torture
    United Nations Special Rapporteur on Torture Nils Melzer [official website] on Wednesday called on the US to end impunity [press release] for those officials who have committed acts of torture. Melzer urged US authorities to take action on…
  • Dec 14

    Ireland parliament committee to recommend limited legalization of abortion

    Ireland parliament committee to recommend limited legalization of abortion
    A committee in Ireland’s Houses of Oireachtas [official website] on Wednesday voted [video] to recommend that the full parliament repeal the country’s Eighth Amendment [materials], which dictates that an unborn child and mother…
  • Dec 14

    Federal appeals court temporarily blocks signature-gathering requirements for minor Pennsylvania partie

    Federal appeals court temporarily blocks signature-gathering requirements for minor Pennsylvania partie
    The US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit [official website] on Wednesday vacated [opinion, PDF] a lower federal court injunction that imposed county-based signature-gathering requirements that minor political parties in Pennsylvania must…
Rank this Week: 9

Discourse.net

Discourse.net

By University of Miami law professor Michael Froomkin. Covers civil liberties, the Internet, Guantanamo, Iraq attrocities, politics and more.

http://www.discourse.net/
  • Dec 9

    Joseph N. Froomkin (1928 – 2017)

    Joseph N. Froomkin (1928 – 2017)
    My father, Joseph N. Froomkin, died early this morning. I don’t have the words for this, but my brother Dan is a journalist, and has written an obituary: Joseph N. Froomkin was a prolific Washington, D.C.-based economist who made…
  • Dec 8

    The U to Forbid Back-In Parking

    The U to Forbid Back-In Parking
    Man must serve (surveillance) machine as explained in New Parking Technology to Require No-Back-In Policy: For the past two years, the Department of Parking and Transportation has been developing and implementing its License Plate Recognition…
  • Dec 6

    Terrific Pie Chart

    Terrific Pie Chart
    These pie charts come from the Washington Post Wonkblog. First there’s one symbolizing what US survey respondents said they though would be the ideal distribution of wealth: But in fact we in the US have this distribution: Or, if you…
Rank this Week: 10

TaxProf Blog

TaxProf Blog

By Paul L. Caron.

http://taxprof.typepad.com/taxprof_blog/
  • Dec 14

    Hasen: How Should Gifts Be Treated Under The Federal Income Tax?

    Hasen: How Should Gifts Be Treated Under The Federal Income Tax?
    David Hasen (Florida), How Should Gifts Be Treated Under the Federal Income Tax?, 2018 Mich. St. L. Rev. ___: No consensus exists regarding the proper income tax treatment of gifts. Some commentators believe the tax should fall on the donor…
  • Dec 14

    A Looming Asteroid For Law Schools: Proposed $28,500 Annual Federal Loan Cap

    A Looming Asteroid For Law Schools: Proposed $28,500 Annual Federal Loan Cap
    Cassandra Burke Robertson (Case Western), A Looming Asteroid for Law Schools: My last post focused on proposed aggregate debt caps for federal loans. But as a recent article from Inside Higher Ed points out, a more immediate problem for…
  • Dec 14

    Happy Hanukkah, Hamilton-Style

    Happy Hanukkah, Hamilton-Style
    From The Maccabeats, an a cappella group at Yeshiva University: For more on my obsession with interest in Hamilton, see here and: The Story Of Tonight: With Billion-Dollar Hamilton Poised To Sweep Tony Awards, Broadway Pushes For Tax Break…
Rank this Week: 12

BLS Library Blog

BLS Library Blog

Provides news and views on matters of interest to the Brooklyn Law School community.

http://www.blslibrary.com/
  • Dec 13

    Net Neutrality Rules: Zero Hour

    Net Neutrality Rules: Zero Hour
    Network neutrality is in danger. Yet it is not what those of us who care about democracy and a free marketplace of ideas seek. We need to be fighting to wrest access to the internet out of the hands of large corporations who currently…
  • Dec 7

    Mindfulness and Meditation for the Legal Professional

    Mindfulness and Meditation for the Legal Professional
    Now that we are in the reading period at BLS (aka Hell Week at some institutions) and exams are just around the corner, stress levels are running high. Throughout the library, anxious faces are buried in casebooks and class notes, an ample…
  • Dec 1

    Cheating “Everyone Does It”

    Cheating “Everyone Does It”
    The Brooklyn Law School Library New Books List for December 1, 2017 has 49 print titles and 28 e-book titles. Subjects range from criminal justice and judicial error; same-sex marriage; writing skills of US Presidents; history of New York,…
Rank this Week: 11

Legal Scholarship Blog

Legal Scholarship Blog

Features law-related calls for papers, conferences and workshops. From the Ohio State Moritz College of Law, University of Georgia School of Law, University of Pittsburgh School of Law and University of Washington School of Law.

http://legalscholarshipblog.com
  • Dec 14

    Bridging the Privacy Gap: GDPR – Santa Clara, CA

    Bridging the Privacy Gap: GDPR – Santa Clara, CA
    The Santa Clara Journal of International Law presents Bridging the Privacy Gap: GDPR Feb. 9, 2018. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the most far reaching, complex, and strict...
  • Dec 14

    CFP: European Competition & Regulatory Law Review

    CFP: European Competition & Regulatory Law Review
    The European Competition and Regulatory Law Review (CoRe) invites submissions. The journal “provides a practical and intellectual forum to discuss, comment and review all issues raised by the development and...
  • Dec 14

    Competition, Regulation & Pluralism in the Online World – Florence, Italy

    Competition, Regulation & Pluralism in the Online World – Florence, Italy
    The 2018 Annual Scientific Seminar on the Economics, Law and Policy of Communications and Media, Competition, Regulation and Pluralism in the Online World, takes place March 22-23, 2018, in Florence. The...
Rank this Week: 14

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/
  • Dec 12

    Twitter is better all around for lawyers at 280 characters than 140

    Twitter is better all around for lawyers at 280 characters than 140
    When I saw that Twitter was considering increasing its character limit from 140 characters, I saw it as a bad thing. A company struggling in the financial community’s eyes making changes for the sake of change – not vision. I also…
  • Dec 5

    Tech startups, not law firms, are attracting many law grad

    Tech startups, not law firms, are attracting many law grad
    With the rise of the startup culture, law grads are looking for in-house opportunities. Hands-on action and innovation, as opposed the grunt work many young lawyers are doing at law firms, is appealing to grads looking to find purpose and to…
  • Nov 26

    Social media is what you make it

    Social media is what you make it
    Legal professionals are quick to dismiss social media for networking and building a name. Junk, political views, loss of privacy, fighting, ads and more are what I hear for excuses. Author, strategist and long time blogger, Euan Semple, in a…
Rank this Week: 16

Frederic Borel

Frederic Borel

Summarizes and translates decisions of the US Supreme Court (and occasionally the California Supreme Court) which may be of interest to Swiss legal professionals.

http://fredericborel.blogspot.ch/
  • Nov 15

    California Public Employees' Retirement System v. ANZ Securities, Inc., Docket 16-373

    California Public Employees' Retirement System v. ANZ Securities, Inc., Docket 16-373
    Repose: Statute of repose: Statute of limitations: Tolling: Equitable tolling: Common law: Dismissal: Class action:The Securities Act of 1933 “protects investors by ensur­ing that companies issuing securities . . . make a…
  • Nov 12

    Center for International Law Programs:…

    Center for International Law Programs: 16th Annual Dominick L. DiCarlo U.S. Court of International Trade Lecture: "A Conversation with The Honorable Gary Katzmann" and Conference on "International Trade Law and Ethics Program" …
  • Oct 25

    Perry v. Merit Systems Protection Bd., docket 16-399, J. Gorsuch, dissenting

    Perry v. Merit Systems Protection Bd., docket 16-399, J. Gorsuch, dissenting
    Stare decisis: (…) This Court has long made clear that where, as here, we have not “squarely addressed an issue, and have at most assumed one side of it to be cor­rect, we are free to address the issue on the merits.”…
Rank this Week: 13

Nursing Home Law Center

Nursing Home Law Center

Covers common problems encountered by residents and their families at nursing homes and assisted living facilities. By Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers.

https://www.nursinghomelawcenter.org/
  • Apr 7

    South Carolina Nursing Home Abuse Settlement

    South Carolina Nursing Home Abuse Settlement
    SOUTH CAROLINA NURSING HOME SETTLEMENTS One of the main focuses of the Nursing Home Law Center is the protection of nursing home residents and getting them the highest nursing home verdict that we can. We exert considerable time and energy on…
  • Apr 7

    South Carolina Nursing Home Abuse Settlement

    South Carolina Nursing Home Abuse Settlement
    SOUTH CAROLINA NURSING HOME SETTLEMENTS One of the main focuses of the Nursing Home Law Center is the protection of nursing home residents and getting them the highest nursing home verdict that we can. We exert considerable time and energy on…
  • Feb 13

    Minimal Fines Little Incentive for Facilities to Improve Patient Care

    Minimal Fines Little Incentive for Facilities to Improve Patient Care
    It is a reasonable assumption for many people that nursing homes caught in the act of neglecting patient needs, disregarding safety standards and limiting their staff to levels deemed inadequate that fines and sanctions would be a deterrent…
Rank this Week: 15

SCOTUSblog

SCOTUSblog

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

http://www.scotusblog.com/
  • Dec 14

    Petitions of the day

    Petitions of the day
    The petitions of the day are: United States v. Stitt 17-765 Issue: Whether burglary of a nonpermanent or mobile structure that is adapted or used for overnight accommodation can qualify as “burglary” under the Armed…
  • Dec 14

    Symposium: NIFLA v. Becerra — Compelling the truth in health-care delivery

    Symposium: NIFLA v. Becerra — Compelling the truth in health-care delivery
    Priscilla J. Smith is a clinical lecturer in law at Yale Law School. Don’t ask me why, but I’ve been moved of late to look for common ground with ideological opponents. Perhaps it is the aging process, a desire for a quieter life,…
  • Dec 14

    Symposium: NIFLA v. Becerra — A Supreme housecleaning continues?

    Symposium: NIFLA v. Becerra — A Supreme housecleaning continues?
    Mark L. Rienzi is a professor of law at The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law. The First Amendment’s protections for minority speakers are most needed — and most in jeopardy — when the speech relates to…
Rank this Week: 19

The American Lawyer Top Stories

The American Lawyer Top Stories

Covers legal business news, analysis and intelligence.

http://www.americanlawyer.com/top-stories
  • Dec 14

    In 2018, Law Firms Will Face Greater Challenges Than Slow Growth

    In 2018, Law Firms Will Face Greater Challenges Than Slow Growth
    A new report by Citi Private Bank's Law Firm Group finds that a slow-growth market for legal services will not abate in 2018. That's just one of several issues facing managing partners as their partnerships continue to age and more…
  • Dec 14

    Skadden Antitrust Pro Moving to Economic Consulting Shop

    Skadden Antitrust Pro Moving to Economic Consulting Shop
    James Keyte will carve out a new role at The Brattle Group as a liaison between the consulting firm's economic experts and its antitrust clients in the law firm world.       
  • Dec 14

    Big Law Helping Homer and Mickey Tie Knot in Disney-Fox Deal

    Big Law Helping Homer and Mickey Tie Knot in Disney-Fox Deal
    Lawyers from at least nine Am Law 100 and Global 100 firms are advising on The Walt Disney Co.'s $52.4 billion takeover bid for Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. as the proposed acquirer seeks to enter the competitive…
Rank this Week: 17

Construction Law Blog

Construction Law Blog

Covers construction litigation and legislation in Washington, Alaska and Oregon. By Ahlers & Cressman PLLC.

http://www.ac-lawyers.com/news
  • Dec 7

    Five "Boilerplate" Terms to Negotiate in Your Next Subcontract - Part II

    Five "Boilerplate" Terms to Negotiate in Your Next Subcontract - Part II
    As was stated in Part I of this article, whether you negotiate your own subcontracts or rely on your lawyer to do the heavy lifting at contract time, a savvy subcontractor should understand the basic purpose of common subcontract…
  • Nov 3

    Five "Boilerplate" Terms to Negotiate in Your Next Subcontract

    Five "Boilerplate" Terms to Negotiate in Your Next Subcontract
    Whether you negotiate your own subcontracts or rely on your lawyer to do the heavy lifting at contract time, a savvy subcontractor should understand the basic purpose of common subcontract provisions, and be prepared to negotiate for fair and…
  • Oct 20

    Increases to Washington’s Minimum Wage

    Increases to Washington’s Minimum Wage
    As part of Washington’s Initiative 1433, approved by voters in November 2016, Washington’s minimum wage will be increased to $13.50 by January 1, 2020.  At the time the initiative was approved, Washington’s minimum wage…
Rank this Week: 20

New York Public Personnel Law

New York Public Personnel Law

Provides summary and commentary on selected court and administrative decisions and related matters affecting public employers and employees in New York State. By Harvey Randall, Esq.

http://publicpersonnellaw.blogspot.com/
  • Dec 1

    Challenging an arbitration award

    Challenging an arbitration award
    Challenging an arbitration award2017 NY Slip Op 08382, Appellate Division, Second DepartmentA county employee [Petitioner] was served with disciplinary charges alleging misconduct for accessing unauthorized websites for non-County use and…
  • Nov 30

    Selected reports posted in Employment Law News by WK Workday

    Selected reports posted in Employment Law News by WK Workday
    Selected reports posted in Employment Law News by WK WorkdaySource: Wolters KulwerSelected reports posted by WK Workday November  29, 2017Click on text highlighted in color to access the full reportEmployer’s attempt to…
  • Nov 30

    Appointing authority imposed a more severe penalty than the one recommended by the hearing officer

    Appointing authority imposed a more severe penalty than the one recommended by the hearing officer
    Appointing authority imposed a more severe penalty than the one recommended by the hearing officerOATH Index No. 2230/17The employer alleged that the employee was absent without leave [AWOL] for two weeks, that the employee falsely attributed…
Rank this Week: 18

beSpacific

beSpacific

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

http://www.bespacific.com/
  • Dec 14

    NYT – With a Little Help From Their Friends (and Agents and Librarians and Fact-Checker

    NYT – With a Little Help From Their Friends (and Agents and Librarians and Fact-Checker
    Jennifer Seniordec, December 13, 2017: ” I love the acknowledgments sections of books. I love what they say and what they do not say. I love what they accidentally say. I love the ways families are discussed, and how the truth about the…
  • Dec 13

    Twitter enables threading of tweets to increase length of posting

    Twitter enables threading of tweets to increase length of posting
    Twitter Blog: “…we’re thrilled to share that we’re making it simpler to thread Tweets together, and to find threads, so it’s easier to express yourself on Twitter and stay informed. We’ve made it easy to…
  • Dec 13

    Perspective – Data shouldn’t drive all of your decision

    Perspective – Data shouldn’t drive all of your decision
    Data shouldn’t drive all of your decisions, Taddy Hall, Senior Partner, Lippincott. December 12, 2017. Quartz at Work: “…The power of big data to enable breakthroughs in many aspects of managerial and scientific endeavor is…
Rank this Week: 22

Conflict of Laws .net

Conflict of Laws .net

Covers news and discussion on the conflict of laws in private international law cases. Editor is Martin George of the University of Birmingham. Published in association with the Journal of Private International Law.

http://conflictoflaws.net
  • Dec 14

    Politik und Internationales Privatrecht [English: Politics and Private International Law]

    Politik und Internationales Privatrecht [English: Politics and Private International Law]
    edited by Susanne Lilian Gössl, in Gemeinschaft m. Rafael Harnos, Leonhard Hübner, Malte Kramme, Tobias Lutzi, Michael Florian Müller, Caroline Sophie Rupp, Johannes Ungerer More information at:…
  • Dec 13

    Recent conflicts developments in New Zealand

    Recent conflicts developments in New Zealand
    With the end of the year fast approaching, here is a quick round-up of news from New Zealand: The New Zealand Parliament recently passed the Private International Law (Choice of Law in Tort) Act 2017. The Act introduces new torts choice of…
  • Dec 13

    Double Actionability Rule for Tort Choice of Law Abolished in New Zealand

    Double Actionability Rule for Tort Choice of Law Abolished in New Zealand
    (With thanks to Professor Yeo Tiong Min for bringing this to my attention) The Private International Law (Choice of Law in Tort) Act 2017 abolishes the common law rule on double actionability for tort choice of law in New Zealand. The Act is…
Rank this Week: 21

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: 36

Antitrust & Competition Policy…

Antitrust & Competition Policy Blog

Edited by D. Daniel Sokol and Shubha Ghosh.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/antitrustprof_blog/
  • Dec 14

    The Landscape of US Generic Prescription Drug Markets, 2004-2016

    The Landscape of US Generic Prescription Drug Markets, 2004-2016
    Ernst R. Berndt, Rena M. Conti, and Stephen J. Murphy survey The Landscape of US Generic Prescription Drug Markets, 2004-2016. ABSTRACT: Since the 1984 passage of the Waxman-Hatch Act, generic prescription drugs have become central to disease…
  • Dec 14

    Competition and Product Misrepresentation

    Competition and Product Misrepresentation
    Daniel Goetz, Rotman School of Management explores Competition and Product Misrepresentation. ABSTRACT: This paper examines the effect of competition on product quality when product quality is unobserved before purchase. Using a dataset that…
  • Dec 14

    TECHNOLOGY-LED INNOVATION IN THE CANADIAN FINANCIAL SERVICES SECTOR: A MARKET STUDY

    TECHNOLOGY-LED INNOVATION IN THE CANADIAN FINANCIAL SERVICES SECTOR: A MARKET STUDY
    The Canadian Competition Bureau has released its final version report TECHNOLOGY-LED INNOVATION IN THE CANADIAN FINANCIAL SERVICES SECTOR: A MARKET STUDY. Worth reading!
Rank this Week: 23

The Faculty Lounge

The Faculty Lounge

Conversations about law, culture, and academia. By Professors Dan Filler, Laura Appleman, Al Brophy, Kevin Noble Maillard and Calvin Massey.

http://www.thefacultylounge.org/
  • Dec 14

    Faculty Anti-Semitism, Part Four: Why It Matter

    Faculty Anti-Semitism, Part Four: Why It Matter
    The first three parts of this series have explored recent expressions of anti-Semitism by Michael Chikindas of Rutgers University and and Hatem Bazian at UC Berkeley, and the defenses raised on their behalf by other scholars. This post will…
  • Dec 14

    The Law School Industry - Deans at law schools in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and South Africa

    The Law School Industry - Deans at law schools in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and South Africa
    This study, provided in the attached excel sheet, provides information on all deans at non-US law schools in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and South Africa. Email contacts and hyperlinks are included in the study, along with information…
  • Dec 13

    Northwestern University Law Review Exclusive Submission Window

    Northwestern University Law Review Exclusive Submission Window
    This just in: The Northwestern University Law Review is pleased to announce our exclusive submission track for Spring 2018 submissions. We will accept exclusive submissions from January 1, 2018-January 14, 2018 at 11:59 PM Central Time. For…
Rank this Week: 28

Dorf on Law

Dorf on Law

By Cornell Law School Professor Michael Dorf and his friends.

http://www.dorfonlaw.org/
  • Dec 14

    Making a Murderer Postscript: The Perversion of Henry Friendly's Innocence Concern

    Making a Murderer Postscript: The Perversion of Henry Friendly's Innocence Concern
    by Michael DorfIn 1970, the University of Chicago Law Review published an article titled Is Innocence Irrelevant? Collateral Attack on Criminal Judgments by federal appeals court judge Henry Friendly. Judge Friendly was a judicial…
  • Dec 13

    The Embattled Trump Presidency: Lessons from Fiction

    The Embattled Trump Presidency: Lessons from Fiction
    By William HausdorffIt’s easy to get overwhelmed by information overload regarding the colorful Trump White House, its defenders and its attackers.  But as I learned from Libra,Don DeLillo’s fictionalized account of the John…
  • Dec 12

    When Liberty and Equality Conflict -- And When They Don't

    When Liberty and Equality Conflict -- And When They Don't
    by Michael DorfMy latest Verdict column dives into the weeds of the Masterpiece Cakeshop case. To summarize and over-simplify, I argue that while there are hard cases that pit liberty against equality, Masterpiece Cakeshop should be deemed an…
Rank this Week: 35

Religion Clause

Religion Clause

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

http://religionclause.blogspot.com/
  • Dec 14

    FLDS Leader Sentenced To 57 Months In Prison

    FLDS Leader Sentenced To 57 Months In Prison
    As reported by News4Utah and Fox13News, yesterday a Utah federal district judge sentenced FLDS Church leader Lyle Jeffs to 45 months in prison for food stamp fraud and an additional 12 months for fleeing while on bond awaiting trial. He…
  • Dec 14

    School Graduation In Christian Chapel Violates Establishment Clause

    School Graduation In Christian Chapel Violates Establishment Clause
    In American Humanist Association v. Greenville County School District, (D SC, Dec. 12, 2017), in a case on remand from the 4th Circuit (see prior posting), a South Carolina federal district court held that a South Carolina school…
  • Dec 14

    Injunction Denied Again In Church Founder's Suit Over Marijuana Cutivation

    Injunction Denied Again In Church Founder's Suit Over Marijuana Cutivation
    In Harris v. City of Clearlake, (ND CA, Dec. 12, 2017), a California federal district court for the second time (see prior posting) denied a preliminary injunction, and dismissed with leave to amend, a religious discrimination suit…
Rank this Week: 32

Overlawyered

Overlawyered

Chronicles the high cost of our legal system.

http://overlawyered.com/
  • Dec 14

    Can online media resist “creeping censorship” from EU?

    Can online media resist “creeping censorship” from EU?
    Pressure from EU to keep extreme speech off social media risks “creeping censorship” affecting users in the U.S. How can and should companies push back? [Danielle Citron, Cato Policy Analysis] Tags: Europe, Facebook, free speech,…
  • Dec 13

    Philadelphia may ban bulletproof glass in deli

    Philadelphia may ban bulletproof glass in deli
    Today the Philadelphia city council may vote on a bill to ban bulletproof glass at hundreds of small delis. My New York Post take: are they crazy? “Have you ever been served food at a sit-down restaurant establishment through a solid…
  • Dec 13

    “Last-Minute Whistle-Blowing Before An Expected Termination to Create A ‘Retaliation’ Claim”

    “Last-Minute Whistle-Blowing Before An Expected Termination to Create A ‘Retaliation’ Claim”
    Some lawyers actually train potential clients to find something to blow the whistle on when the prospect of termination is nigh. “But perhaps in the future this may change and ambush firings will become the norm to avoid this kind of…
Rank this Week: 26

Constitutional Law Prof Blog

Constitutional Law Prof Blog

By Steven D. Schwinn and Ruthann Robson.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/conlaw/
Rank this Week: 29

Balkinization

Balkinization

By Yale Law School Professor Jack M. Balkin.

http://balkin.blogspot.com/
  • Dec 11

    Fault Lines in the Constitution at the National Constitution Center

    Fault Lines in the Constitution at the National Constitution Center
    Along with Gerard Magliocca, who will be talking about his excellent new book on the Bill of Rights, my wife Cynthia and I will also be at the National Constitution Center on Friday, December 15 (which happens to be Bill of Rights Day) to…
  • Dec 8

    Judge Kozinski Impeachment Hearing

    Judge Kozinski Impeachment Hearing
    The story in today's Washington Post about Judge Alex Kozinski's alleged conduct towards some of his law clerks and other employees in the Ninth Circuit should trigger a formal inquiry by the House Judiciary Committee. I'll reserve judgment…
  • Dec 7

    The Bill of Rights as a Continuity Tender

    The Bill of Rights as a Continuity Tender
    Next Friday is Bill of Rights Day, and in advance of that occasion I want to discuss an important function of our Bill of Rights. As David Strauss explained in an excellent article that marked the bicentennial of ratification in 1991, a bill…
Rank this Week: 33

Reproductive Rights Prof Blog

Reproductive Rights Prof Blog

Covers abortion, contraception, pregnancy and fetal rights. By Caitlin E. Borgmann.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/reproductive_rights/
Rank this Week: 37

Mandelman Matters

Mandelman Matters

Covers the foreclosure crisis. By Martin Andelman.

http://mandelman.ml-implode.com
Rank this Week: 25

Yale Law Library - Rare Books Blog

Yale Law Library - Rare Books Blog

Covers historical and rare law books.

http://library.law.yale.edu/blogs/rare-books
  • Nov 14

    Last week for "Law's Picture Books" at the Grolier Club

    Last week for "Law's Picture Books" at the Grolier Club
    This is the last week to see our landmark exhibition, “Law’s Picture Books: The Yale Law Library Collection,” at the Grolier Club in New York City. It will be on display through Saturday, November 18, at the Grolier…
  • Oct 27

    Exhibit talk: What Can We Learn from Law’s Picture Books?

    Exhibit talk: What Can We Learn from Law’s Picture Books?
    Visual Culture and Legal Norms: What Can We Learn from Law’s Picture Books? Wednesday, November 8, 2017 12:00 - 1:30pm Room 127, Sterling Law Building
  • Oct 27

    Exhibit talk: What Can We Learn from Law’s Picture Books?

    Exhibit talk: What Can We Learn from Law’s Picture Books?
    Visual Culture and Legal Norms: What Can We Learn from Law’s Picture Books? Wednesday, November 8, 2017 12:00 - 1:30pm Room 127, Sterling Law Building
Rank this Week: 34

Threat Level

Threat Level

Covers privacy, crime and security online. From Wired News.

http://www.wired.com/threatlevel
  • Aug 29

    Inside an Epic Hotel Room Hacking Spree

    Inside an Epic Hotel Room Hacking Spree
    A global vulnerability in hotel keycard locks was a security disaster—and the opportunity of a lifetime for one burglar. The post Inside an Epic Hotel Room Hacking Spree appeared first on WIRED.
  • Jun 5

    Feds Charge NSA Contractor Accused of Exposing Russian Hacking

    Feds Charge NSA Contractor Accused of Exposing Russian Hacking
    The arrest of an alleged source of a classified leak to the Intercept offers a lesson in the risks of spilling secrets. The post Feds Charge NSA Contractor Accused of Exposing Russian Hacking appeared first on WIRED.
  • Jun 2

    Hack Brief: Dangerous ‘Fireball’ Adware Infects a Quarter Billion PC

    Hack Brief: Dangerous ‘Fireball’ Adware Infects a Quarter Billion PC
    A widespread adware infection hides the ability to inflict far worse than spammy browser tweaks. The post Hack Brief: Dangerous 'Fireball' Adware Infects a Quarter Billion PCs appeared first on WIRED.
Rank this Week: 24

Underbelly: A Journal of Soft…

Underbelly: A Journal of Soft Information

By Professor Jack Ayer.

http://underbelly-buce.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 16

    Shakespeare's Plays: a ranking

    Shakespeare's Plays: a ranking
    Revived from the dead so I can cross post this with my Facebook page:Tyler Cowen offers his ranking of Shakespeare plays.  I take the bait.  Not quite a ranking; there are a number of plays that I think are really interesting but…
  • Nov 12

    Guest Contributor

    Guest Contributor
    Change but a few words and one has a very contemporary document, settingand cycle:"Thirteen years ago we National Socialists were mocked and derided—todayour opponents’ laughter has turned to tears! A faithful community of…
  • Nov 12

    Test again.

    Test again.
Rank this Week: 27

Inter Alia

Inter Alia

Covers internet legal research resources. By Tom Mighell.

http://www.inter-alia.net/blog/
  • Apr 8

    Introducing the Friday Tech Fix

    Introducing the Friday Tech Fix
    I will wager that most of you don’t have a lot of time to keep up with the latest tech gadgets, apps, sites, and services. While I probably don’t have a lot of time for that either, I have come to recognize my tech addiction for…
  • Apr 8

    Back to Blogging, and a Pivot

    Back to Blogging, and a Pivot
    From the looks of it, this is my first official blog post in over 6 months, and only the second post in more than a year. From the days when I used to track law bloggers, I definitely qualify as an “inactive.” I’ve been…
  • Sep 14

    The iPad Pro vs. Windows Surface Pro 3: An Early Look

    The iPad Pro vs. Windows Surface Pro 3: An Early Look
    If you happened to be sleeping or otherwise absent last week, you may have missed that Apple announced a few products. Being an iPad fan, I was of course interested to see the much-rumored announcement of the iPad Pro, a much larger tablet…
Rank this Week: 31

All Roads Lead To China

All Roads Lead To China

Features news analysis, advice and insights on doing business in China.

http://www.allroadsleadtochina.com
  • Jun 29

    Foxconn Moving Direct to Consumer

    Foxconn Moving Direct to Consumer
    I remember having conversations years ago about what Foxconn would do going forward, and whether or not they would be happy as the manufacturer to brands.   The WSJ article, Amid Margin Squeeze, Foxconn Designs Its Own Fate, puts…
  • Jun 9

    Bites of China. Finally a Show Worth Watching!

    Bites of China. Finally a Show Worth Watching!
    A couple of weeks back, while riding the G train back from Nanjing, something caught my eye.  An advertisement by CCTV for what I believe could be one of the best produced shows China has put together.  At first, I had no idea what…
  • Feb 4

    What Do China’s Millennials Want ?

    What Do China’s Millennials Want ?
    For a number of years, I had it pretty good.  I had a number of teams that were under me, were stable, and were producing.  It was at a time when a lot of questions were being asked about the post 80s generation in China, but for…
Rank this Week: 30

Sacramento Injury Attorneys Blog

Sacramento Injury Attorneys Blog

Coves car accidents, traumatic brain injuries, and neck and back injuries. By the Law Offices of Edward A. Smith.

http://www.sacramentoinjuryattorneysblog.com/
  • Dec 14

    Typical Causes of Motorcycle Accident

    Typical Causes of Motorcycle Accident
    I'm Ed Smith, a Motorcycle Accident Attorney in Antioch. The federal government’s data shows that deaths occurring from motorcycle accidents are much higher than from car crashes- not surprising right?! Because the chances of death or…
  • Dec 14

    Motorcycle Deaths on the Rise

    Motorcycle Deaths on the Rise
    I’m Ed Smith, a Rocklin personal injury lawyer. Did you know there were 13,714 motorcycles registered in Placer County in 2016, according to the California Department of Motor Vehicles? With over 893,000 registered statewide, it’s…
  • Dec 14

    Food Poisoning Deaths Can Be Prevented

    Food Poisoning Deaths Can Be Prevented
    I’m Ed Smith, a North Highlands wrongful death lawyer. Food poisoning causes numerous illnesses each year. It causes thousands of death in the United States too. The culprits can be found at every level in the food chain from livestock…
Rank this Week: 82

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/
  • Dec 14

    Katz, Bommarito, & Blackman on Crowdsourcing Predictions of Supreme Court Decision

    Katz, Bommarito, & Blackman on Crowdsourcing Predictions of Supreme Court Decision
    Daniel Martin Katz (Illinois Tech - Chicago Kent College of Law; Stanford CodeX - The Center for Legal Informatics), Michael James Bommarito II (LexPredict, LLC; Bommarito Consulting, LLC; Chicago-Kent College of Law - Illinois Institute of…
  • Dec 14

    Ruhl, Gilligan, & Nay on Conventional & Computational Models & Legal Modeling

    Ruhl, Gilligan, & Nay on Conventional & Computational Models & Legal Modeling
    J. B. Ruhl, Jonathan M. Gilligan and John Nay (Vanderbilt University - Law School, Vanderbilt University - Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences and New York University) have posted Topic Modeling the President: Conventional and…
  • Dec 14

    Schroeter on Mandatory Treaty Application in Arbitration

    Schroeter on Mandatory Treaty Application in Arbitration
    Ulrich G. Schroeter (University of Basel - Faculty of Law) has posted Mandatory Private Treaty Application? On the Alleged Duty of Arbitrators to Apply International Conventions on SSRN. Here is the abstract: International arbitration, an…
Rank this Week: 48

Marler Blog

Marler Blog

Covers food poisoning law. By Bill Marler.

http://www.marlerblog.com/
  • Dec 14

    Raw Milk Recalled from Old Silvana Creamery because of E. coli

    Raw Milk Recalled from Old Silvana Creamery because of E. coli
    Jim Sinnema, owner of Old Silvana Creamery, issued a recall today for the milk because samples of it have tested positive for E. coli.  The milk has best-by dates between Dec. 15 and Dec. 23. “The recall includes both of…
  • Dec 12

    Romaine Lettuce Link in E. coli Outbreak

    Romaine Lettuce Link in E. coli Outbreak
    The Public Health Agency of Canada is collaborating with provincial public health partners, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency and Health Canada to investigate an outbreak of Escherichia coli O157, commonly called E. coli. The outbreak…
  • Dec 7

    Turkey Possible Link in Pizza Outbreak?

    Turkey Possible Link in Pizza Outbreak?
    Food Safety News reports that the investigation continues, but initial test results show turkey was the source of Salmonella that sickened employees at a pre-Thanksgiving dinner at a Georgia tire factory. At least five people had to be…
Rank this Week: 68

Lawfare

Lawfare

Coveres actions taken or contemplated to protect the nation interact with the nation’s laws and legal institutions, including cybersecurity, Guantánamo habeas litigation, targeted killing, biosecurity, universal jurisdiction, the Alien Tort Statute, and the state secrets privilege. By Benjamin Wittes, Jack Goldsmith and Robert Chesney.

http://www.lawfareblog.com/
  • Dec 14

    Peter Strzok’s ‘Insurance Policy’

    Peter Strzok’s ‘Insurance Policy’
    I’m struck by the kerfuffle over text messages sent by FBI agent Peter Strzok to Lisa Page, an FBI lawyer with whom he was apparently having an affair. The messages bash Trump and seem to favor Clinton—for example, Strzok wrote,…
  • Dec 14

    Document: Independent Assessment of British Counterterrorism Intelligence

    Document: Independent Assessment of British Counterterrorism Intelligence
    The following is an independent assessment by British barrister David Anderson of nine internal reviews of British intelligence in connection with four terrorist attacks in the spring and summer of 2017.   Anderson Report (PDF) …
  • Dec 14

    Today's Headlines and Commentary

    Today's Headlines and Commentary
    6,700 Rohingya died—including 730 children under the age of 5— in the first month of the Myanmar government’s crackdown on the Muslim ethnic minority group, according to the New York Times. The Times also reports that two…
Rank this Week: 67

Leiter Reports: A Group Blog

Leiter Reports: A Group Blog

Covers academic freedom, authoritarianism and fascism, intelligent design and more. By University of Texas Professor Brian R. Leiter and others.

http://leiterreports.typepad.com/blog/
  • Dec 14

    Nepotism, a glorious tradition at the New York Time

    Nepotism, a glorious tradition at the New York Time
    It continues.
  • Dec 14

    The decline in philosophy (and other humanities) majors since 2010

    The decline in philosophy (and other humanities) majors since 2010
    Schwitzgebel collects the data, and it is alarming. The trend will continue, I expect, and it is surely attributable to the cost of higher education and the increasing pressure this puts on students (sometimes through their families) to study…
  • Dec 14

    2017-18 PGR Top 25 Programs in the Anglophone World

    2017-18 PGR Top 25 Programs in the Anglophone World
    Professor Brogaard and I released the U.S. Top 50 results of the PRG survey last week. The top 25 programs in the Anglophone word are listed below the fold. Like before the overall mean is listed while the median, mode,...
Rank this Week: 57

Legal Profession Blog

Legal Profession Blog

Edited by S. Alan Childress, Michael S. Frisch, Jeffrey M. Lipshaw and Nancy B. Rapaport.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/legal_profession/
  • Dec 14

    Retirement Moots Judicial Ethics Charge

    Retirement Moots Judicial Ethics Charge
    The Maryland Court of Appeals dismissed as moot a judicial misconduct proceeding WHEREAS, the Maryland Commission on Judicial Disabilities, pursuant to Maryland Rule 18-407 (j) & (k), referred to this Court the case of In the Matter of…
  • Dec 14

    Six Years Too Much

    Six Years Too Much
    The Nevada Supreme Court imposed slightly lesser discipline than proposed The disciplinary proceeding grew out of three separate grievances. In the first grievance, J.K., a struggling alcoholic, became acquainted with and married a woman who…
  • Dec 14

    Constitutional Crisis In Florida: No Go On Quo Warranto

    Constitutional Crisis In Florida: No Go On Quo Warranto
    The Florida Supreme Court denied relief in a matter brought by the League of Women Voters. This case is before the Court on the petition of the League of Women Voters of Florida (the League) for a writ of quo...
Rank this Week: 74

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
  • Dec 14

    Alabama’s Effort to Suppress Black Vote Couldn’t Prevent Huge Turnout

    Alabama’s Effort to Suppress Black Vote Couldn’t Prevent Huge Turnout
    Decades trying to stop African Americans from voting backfired, but Alabama needs to improve access to the ballot. Some 1.3 million Alabamians – more than twice as many who voted in the primary – turned out to vote in…
  • Dec 13

    New Mexico Sheriff’s Office Pulls Over the Same Black Federal Agent — Three Times in a Month

    New Mexico Sheriff’s Office Pulls Over the Same Black Federal Agent — Three Times in a Month
    The ACLU of New Mexico sues the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office for the racial profiling of an ICE agent. By the third time Sherese Crawford got pulled over, she knew it was no matter of coincidence. Crawford is a 38-year-old…
  • Dec 13

    Ferguson’s School Board Elections Dilute the African-American Vote

    Ferguson’s School Board Elections Dilute the African-American Vote
    Ferguson’s ‘at large’ electoral system continues to violate the Voting Rights Act. The Ferguson-Florissant School District was born out of a 1975 federal desegregation order, intended to remedy effects of historical…
Rank this Week: 41

New Jersey Senate Republicans

New Jersey Senate Republicans

Provides legislative support to the Republican senators in the Legislature of the State of New Jersey.

http://www.senatenj.com/
Rank this Week: 72