Feb 19, 2014 By: Melissa Sachs
The Westlaw Journals blog brings you litigation headlines in over 30 substantive areas of law. Some highlights from the past week include
Feb 19, 2014 By: Legal Solutions
Under Mississippi law, authors’ description of plaintiff as “drab and grey” and implication that she was “unpleasant” were mere statements of opinion…
Feb 18, 2014 By: Jury Verdicts
Haywood v. Northeast Illinois Reg’l Commuter R.R (Ill.Cir.Ct.). Illinois Jury Awards $3.4M for Signalman’s Workplace Injuries
Feb 18, 2014 By: Will Ashenmacher
Practicing in certain, fast-changing fields can feel like swimming upstream
Feb 18, 2014 By: Allan Colman
To develop an opportunity mind set, you must always look for opportunities to contribute to your firm and your clients, expand your skills and be recognized for achievements. Then when opportunities do come along, close them.
Feb 18, 2014 By: Legal Solutions
Members of operating crew of gambling boat were “seamen” within meaning of seaman’s exemption from FLSA, even though boat spent at least 90% of its time…
Feb 17, 2014 By: Craig Blakeley Jeff Matsuura
Google and the European Commission recently announced an agreement to settle the antitrust investigation European authorities were conducting regarding Google’s online search system.
Feb 17, 2014 By: Jessica Johnson
Custom Pages in WestlawNext gives you the ability to create and customize a page for your specific research needs.
Feb 17, 2014 By: Legal Solutions
Defendant was not prejudiced by prosecutor’s allegedly improper statement in closing argument in sentencing phase of capital murder trial, after minister…
Feb 14, 2014 By: Gary Rodekuhr
Westlaw Topical Highlights for Insurance provides summaries of significant federal and state judicial decisions and legislative and administrative activities affecting Insurance law.