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Smoke from chimney and smell of mash didn’t justify warrantless search

Dec 7, 2016 By: Legal Solutions

Smoke from chimney and smell of mash didn’t justify warrantless search.

Reporter/Magazine/Parent Co. to Pay $3M to Former Dean Defamed in Reporting of Campus Rape

Dec 6, 2016 By: Jury Verdicts

Eramo v. Rolling Stone L.L.C.; Erdely; Wenner Media L.L.C. (W.D.Va.) Reporter/Magazine/Parent Company to Pay $3M to Former Dean Defamed in Reporting of Campus Rape

House fire was homeowner’s own fault for installing chimney pipe upside down

Dec 6, 2016 By: Legal Solutions

House fire was homeowner’s own fault for installing chimney pipe upside down.

Your Securities Digest for December 5, 2016

Dec 5, 2016 By: Business Law Center

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

Putting a Stake in the Ground — Launching a Branch or Subsidiary in a Foreign Country

Dec 5, 2016 By: Alan Gutterman

A cross-border investment, whether a new green field project or acquisition, involves a whole host of decisions.

Preparing for Generational Change

Dec 5, 2016 By: Legal Solutions

The next decade is going to bring major changes in the workforce as Millennials step up and baby boomers retire, and in-house

Election agency’s IT security report exempt from FOIA, judge says

Dec 5, 2016 By: Melissa Sachs

The Federal Election Commission has defeated a lawsuit filed by a reporter and investigative journalism organization the Center for Public Integrity seeking disclosure of a study assessing vulnerabilities in the agency’s IT systems.

A person entering a building through the chimney with intent to steal is guilty of burglary

Dec 5, 2016 By: Legal Solutions

A person entering a building through the chimney with intent to steal is guilty of burglary.

Tech buyer uses holdbacks, stock awards to hold onto startup execs after merger

Dec 2, 2016 By: Lisa Burden

Marketing technology company LiveRamp will shell out millions of dollars in stock awards to retain top executives at data marketing startups Arbor

Stryker fires back at Rhode Island woman’s complaint over failed hip implant

Dec 2, 2016 By: Ron Baker

Stryker Sales Corp. has denied a Rhode Island woman’s federal court allegations that the company knowingly sold her a defective prosthetic hip