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E-discovery in foreign and non-judicial contexts, part two: example preventative statutes

Sep 11, 2013 By: Daniel Garrie

The combination of European regulations covering the dissemination and exportation of personal information can cause a host of problems when litigating outside of the European Union.

Witness “Flair”

Sep 11, 2013 By: Legal Solutions

Allowing defendant driver’s expert to continue wearing American flag pin he was wearing in his lapel while he testified in plaintiff driver’s action …

Tips for Moot Court Tryouts: 9 Elements of Successful Oral Arguments (1 of 2)

Sep 10, 2013 By: Jenny Weigel

Last week, the first post in this series covered seven preparation steps for moot court tryouts. This week, we’re tackling the main

Westlaw Topical Highlights: Intellectual Property, September 10, 2013

Sep 10, 2013 By: Gary Rodekuhr

Westlaw Topical Highlights for Intellectual Property provides summaries of significant federal court decisions and legislative and administrative activities affecting Intellectual Property law. A

Creating a strategic business roadmap: Accessing and winning new clients

Sep 10, 2013 By: Allan Colman

Creating a successful roadmap for clients takes not only a closer look at the past, but also a clear examination of the

News in Brief: Lessig sues Australian indie record label

Sep 10, 2013 By: Melissa Sachs

Lawrence Lessig has sued an a record label asserting that he may legally post a lecture on YouTube that includes snippets of copyrighted songs

The Obamacare Report (#10)/Financial pressures change medical practices

Sep 10, 2013 By: Ferd H. Mitchell

This is #10 in a series of Obamacare Reports. (See also postings by Mitchell Law Office The ways in which physicians function

Will Verizon defeat “net neutrality” rules?

Sep 10, 2013 By: Jeremy Byellin

Yesterday, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral arguments in Verizon v. Federal Election Commission.  The case started as a challenge

Jury Verdict of the Week: Steering wheel malfunctions; jury awards $2.5M for crash related injuries/damages

Sep 10, 2013 By: Jury Verdicts

Everett v. Chrysler Grp. (Ky.Cir.Ct.) Steering Wheel Malfunctions; Jury awards $2.5M for Crash Related Injuries/Damages Verdict Summary Complaint Note: The links above are

Poker is not “gambling?”

Sep 10, 2013 By: Legal Solutions

Poker did not fall under general definition of “gambling” and was not sufficiently similar to those games listed in Illegal Gambling Business Act (IGBA) …