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It doesn’t do any harm to create fake email accounts and never use them

Apr 17, 2015 By: Legal Solutions

It’s not criminal impersonation if you never use the fake email accounts of your professors.

Lawyers owe their clients a duty of loyalty and care

Apr 16, 2015 By: Legal Solutions

Lawyers owe their clients a duty of loyalty and care

Income tax is tax on income

Apr 15, 2015 By: Legal Solutions

371 Taxation 371VIII Income Taxes 371VIII(A) In General 371k3401 Nature of Tax 371k3402 In General Tax on income is, by definition, one

Video game cheat device doesn’t infringe on Nintendo’s copyright

Apr 14, 2015 By: Legal Solutions

Video game cheat device doesn’t infringe on Nintendo’s copyright

Fur covering and squeaker of monkey puppet were not copyrightable

Apr 13, 2015 By: Legal Solutions

Fur covering and squeaker of monkey hand puppet were functional elements that were not entitled to copyright protection.

Expenses related to feeding daughter’s horses should have been included in child support, not alimony

Apr 10, 2015 By: Legal Solutions

Expenses related to feeding daughter’s horses should have been included in child support, not alimony

It was in a cat’s best interest to remain in its present home.

Apr 9, 2015 By: Legal Solutions

It was in a cat’s best interest to remain in its present home.

Poker constitutes “gambling”

Apr 8, 2015 By: Legal Solutions

Poker contains a sufficient element of chance to constitute a “contest of chance” and “gambling.”

It’s okay for a lobbyist’s spouse to make political contributions from marital funds

Apr 7, 2015 By: Legal Solutions

It’s okay for a lobbyist’s spouse to make political contributions from marital funds

Don’t blame the doorman for an unlicensed dance hall

Apr 6, 2015 By: Legal Solutions

315T Public Amusement and Entertainment 315TVI Criminal Responsibility 315Tk172 License violations in general An employee who acted only as doorman and had

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