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Preparing for the Boomer-Millennial Seismic Shift in Government: Part 2

Nov 18, 2014 By: Legal Solutions

Technology plays an important role in the Knowledge Transfer Method, and there are some content management platforms that government agencies can take advantage of today.

Preparing and offering disclosure documents

Nov 18, 2014 By: Alan Gutterman

The October 2014 Business Counselor Update also includes a chapter covering the preparation of offering documents for use in raising capital from investors

Used-car salesman should not be trusted

Nov 18, 2014 By: Legal Solutions

Used car salesman’s statements about “good” condition of car were “puffing” and not statements of fact.

Verizon Allegedly Using “Stealth” Cookies to Monitor Internet Use

Nov 17, 2014 By: Craig Blakeley and Jeff Matsuura

The Electronic Frontier Foundation and other Internet industry observers allege that Verizon has been using a special version of Internet “cookies” to monitor consumer Internet use

University not liable when fans tear down goal posts

Nov 17, 2014 By: Legal Solutions

University and state university system were immune from liability for football game attendee’s injury after crowd rushed field and tore down goal posts

Today in 1995: The Federal Government enters its most severe shutdown to date

Nov 14, 2014 By: Jeremy Byellin

On November 14, 1995, the federal government entered its longest and most severe shutdown then to date, with the dispute being caused by budgetary issues.

Advocates disagree on whether alimony helps or hinders women

Nov 14, 2014 By: Kellie Pantekoek

Although it may be moving slowly, you can be sure that alimony reform is coming to your state if it hasn’t already.

Risk of being trampled by a football player is perfectly obvious

Nov 14, 2014 By: Legal Solutions

If you’re standing on the sidelines, don’t be surprised if you get trampled by a football player.

Effective business counseling should be done in the context of a comprehensive strategic plan

Nov 13, 2014 By: Alan Gutterman

October 2014 marks the issuance of a new chapter in Business Transactions Solutions that discusses the key steps in designing, implementing and administering an effective business plan.

Tip of the Week: Using the New Features in Drafting Assistant Transactional

Nov 13, 2014 By: Eric Goodemote

Here are some of the new features in Drafting Assistant and some tips for how they can make your drafting process more