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The nature and use of playground jungle gym is common knowledge

Jul 21, 2016 By: Legal Solutions

The nature and use of playground jungle gym is common knowledge

Mass elimination of MDL cases on a statute of limitations defense

Jul 20, 2016 By: Paul D. Rheingold

One mass production method to knock out cases where the SOL has run is to set up a procedure for the defendant to challenge cases in groups.

How Primary Laws Impact the Party Nominating Process II: Open Primaries

Jul 20, 2016 By: Carena Crowell-Chambers

While a primary system can be thrown out by the courts if it is “too closed,” some primaries have also been ruled “too open.”

5 more ways to conduct legal research on Westlaw efficiently

Jul 20, 2016 By: Joe Kerber

If you’ve already mastered the 5 Tips for efficiently using Westlaw for legal research, here are 5 more ways to be efficient on Westlaw

Pools, showers, and baths contribute to moisture in surrounding area

Jul 20, 2016 By: Legal Solutions

Judicial notice can be taken that pools, showers, and baths contribute to moisture in surrounding area.

Westlaw Topical Highlights: Intellectual Property, July 19, 2016

Jul 19, 2016 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

Olympic committee’s domain dispute trimmed

Jul 19, 2016 By: Patrick Hughes

The International Olympic Committee has lost most of its claims against the owner of tokyo2020.com and a slew of other domain names the committee says were registered to commercially exploit the Olympics.

Your Securities Digest for July 18, 2016

Jul 19, 2016 By: Business Law Center

SECurities Digest NewsletterStay connected to the top weekly transactions with the SECurities Digest Newsletter from Business Law Center on Westlaw.

Driver’s ‘shy bladder’ defense doesn’t hold water

Jul 19, 2016 By: Brian Greenlee

An employee’s failure to provide a legitimate excuse for not complying with a drug test justified her termination.

$4.3M to Construction Worker for Ladder Fall in Stairway

Jul 19, 2016 By: Jury Verdicts

Jorquera v. Fannwood Estates (N.Y. Sup.) $4.3M to Construction Worker for Ladder Fall in Stairway