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Free Webinar: Adapt to Larger Workloads with Decreased Funding

August 21, 2014 by Legal Solutions

Attend this free webinar to hear how Brianne Buccicone, Anoka County Attorney, has partnered with Thomson Reuters to proactively address many of these challenges in her office. … Read More

Legislation limiting employer’s access to employee social media blossoms

August 18, 2014 by Marissa Bartolucci

In an effort to prevent negative effects of their online activity, social media users began adding privacy settings to their profiles. … Read More

Selling yourself as a law firm associate

July 16, 2014 by Adam Gropper

There is no substitute for doing good work. However, to be a successful associate, you also have to take the time to thoughtfully highlight your accomplishments. … Read More

ILTA 2014: Social media discovery issues and tactics

August 20, 2014 by Jeremy Byellin

At the 2014 ILTA Conference, I was able to attend a session that was all about social media discovery. … Read More

Westlaw Journals weekly round-up

August 20, 2014 by Melissa Sachs

Highlights from the past week’s litigation news headlines over at the Westlaw Journals blog include stories about BP’s petition to overturn the $9.2 billion Gulf oil spill settlement and Grammy winner Ne-Yo $8 million suit against manager who allegedly had him invest in bankruptcy-bound company and more: BP asks Supreme Court to overturn Gulf oil spill settlement: In a last-ditch effort, oil giant BP is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a federal appeals court ruling ordering the company to compensate businesses for money they say the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill cost them — whether they can prove it … Read More

The ACA and Legal Practices (#10) / Dealing with enrollment data problems

August 20, 2014 by Ferd H. Mitchell

Solving ACA data problems often requires looking at the full “data flow” that is taking place, and targeting fix-up efforts toward a mix of processing issues … Read More

Florida Jury Awards Punitive Damages of $23.62 Billion for Cigarette Manufacturer’s Wrongful Death Liability

August 19, 2014 by Jury Verdicts

Johnson, Estate of v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company (Fla.Cir.Ct.) Florida Jury Awards Punitive Damages of $23.62 Billion for Cigarette Manufacturer's Wrongful Death Liability … Read More


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Helicopter did not tresspass


A helicopter doesn’t trespass by hovering a sufficient height above property.

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