“Animals ferae naturae”

Aug 7, 2013 By: Legal Solutions

Ducks purchased by restaurant owner and released into river which ran alongside the restaurant were “animals ferae naturae” …

Westlaw Topical Highlights: Intellectual Property, August 6, 2013

Aug 6, 2013 By: Casey Hall

Westlaw Topical Highlights for Intellectual Property provides summaries of significant federal court decisions and legislative and administrative activities affecting Intellectual Property law.

Au Natural: Judges look to FDA for guidance on labeling genetically modified foods

Aug 6, 2013 By: Emily Meyer

Two federal judges have requested guidance from the Food and Drug Administration on the propriety of using the word “natural” in food

“Aider and abettor”

Aug 6, 2013 By: Legal Solutions

Van driver was aider and abettor of narcotics sale if he in fact warranted seller’s heroin as “the best” to customer while heroin was being removed from van for sale; …

“Corporate agent of Satan”

Aug 5, 2013 By: Legal Solutions

Message representing that manufacturer of consumer products was a corporate agent of Satan constituted “commercial advertising or promotion” under the …

Today in 1939: The Hatch Act is signed into law

Aug 2, 2013 By: Jeremy Byellin

On August 2, 1939, President Franklin Roosevelt signed the Hatch Act into law, enacting some of the most sweeping political restrictions on executive branch employees in existence.

“Hippie”

Aug 2, 2013 By: Legal Solutions

It is not a crime to …

“Mature” defendants

Aug 1, 2013 By: Legal Solutions

Defendants were not entitled to reversal of their conviction on theory they were denied right to testify in their own behalf, where defendants were mature people, …

Smuggling via shoes

Jul 31, 2013 By: Legal Solutions

Coconspirator testimony about defendant’s role in smuggling methamphetamine into country in air travelers’ shoes was admissible in drug prosecution, …

Westlaw Topical Highlights: Intellectual Property, July 30, 2013

Jul 30, 2013 By: Casey Hall

Westlaw Topical Highlights for Intellectual Property provides summaries of significant federal court decisions and legislative and administrative activities affecting Intellectual Property law. A