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Ice fishing shanty on lake during propane lantern explosion wasn’t “property”

Dec 14, 2016 By: Legal Solutions

Ice fishing shanty on lake during propane lantern explosion wasn’t “property”.

The Legal Profession’s Obligation to Monitor Evolving Technology

Dec 13, 2016 By: Jeff Matsuura

The American Bar Association and approximately 14 states now require that lawyers remain informed regarding benefits and risks associated with the use of technology in support of the practice of law.

$3M for Post Gastric Bypass Surgery Health Declines Due to Untimely Vitamin B/Thiamine Deficiency Diagnosis

Dec 13, 2016 By: Jury Verdicts

Clemons v. Kane, M.D.; Suburban Surgical Care Specialists S.C.; Alexian Brothers Medical Center (Ill.Cir.Ct.) $3M for Post Gastric Bypass Surgery Health Declines Due to Untimely Vitamin B/Thiamine Deficiency Diagnosis

Defendant had a reasonable expectation of privacy in his fish house

Dec 13, 2016 By: Legal Solutions

Defendant had a reasonable expectation of privacy in his fish house.

Westlaw Topical Highlights: Bankruptcy, December 12, 2016

Dec 12, 2016 By: Gary Rodekuhr

Westlaw Topical Highlights for Bankruptcy provides summaries of significant federal and state judicial decisions and legislative and administrative activities affecting Bankruptcy law.

Managing the Antitrust Risks of Information Exchanges

Dec 12, 2016 By: Janelle Filson Wrigley

Information exchanges between competitors are a hot area of antitrust enforcement.

Your Securities Digest for December 12, 2016

Dec 12, 2016 By: Business Law Center

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

Failure to check ice fishing line for over an hour while unloading wood was fishing with an unattended line

Dec 12, 2016 By: Legal Solutions

Failure to check ice fishing line for over an hour while unloading wood was fishing with an unattended line.

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Dec 11, 2016 By: Melissa Pendino

What’s your favorite worthy cause and why? Tell us about the charity, volunteer organization or pro bono project that has special meaning

Justices debate creditor collusion, role of settlements in bankruptcy cases

Dec 9, 2016 By: Donna Higgins

Attorneys for a trucking company and its former drivers who were left out of a deal that resolved the firm’s bankruptcy case squared off Dec. 7 before the justices of the U.S. Supreme Court, who asked about the role of settlements in bankruptcy cases and the threat of collusion among creditors.