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Oz The Saying Goes…

There’s no place like home. Just be careful where and how you say it. It is common knowledge among lawyers that copyright protection does not normally extend to titles, words, or short phrases. After all, movies,...more

Labor & Employment E-Note - February 14, 2014

In This Issue: - High Court Rules Steel Workers Need Not be Paid for Changing Clothes - NLRB Proposes Rules to Streamline Unionization Voting Process - Obama Administration Delays Another Health Insurance...more

Polsinelli Podcast - What's Next in Health Reform 2014 [Video]

The health care industry is changing at an unprecedented rate and in fundamental ways. The industry has not seen change on this scale since the advent of the Medicaid and Medicare programs. Every segment of the health care...more

Spain: The lone smoker solution

Very high expectations have arisen in Spain since two major gambling and entertainment projects were announced some months ago. Indeed, Las Vegas Sands has confirmed in several occasions its ambitious project for developing a...more

Jennifer Abril on The Story of Fragrances [Video]

In this LEVICK Daily video interview, we discuss the release of the new documentary The Story of Fragrances with Jennifer Abril, President of the International Fragrance Association North America. Not just perfumes and...more

Sports Law -- Oct 01, 2012: California Passes the Nation's First Ever "Student-Athlete Bill of Rights"

Athletes enrolled in California's four-year institutions of higher education, public or private, will be protected by a first-in-the-nation law signed by Governor Jerry Brown last week. The Student-Athlete Bill of Rights,...more

Court rules plaintiff bit off more than he could chew in Wendy's food liability case

A recent decision from the Eastern District of North Carolina reminds us of the key role proof of causation plays in food liability cases. Manley v. Doe, No. 7:10-CV-154-D (E.D.N.C. February 2, 2012) involves a suit filed...more

May 7, 2012 - The Federal Crimes Watch Daily

The Federal Crimes Watch Daily is a daily newspaper that discusses current federal criminal issues written by a federal criminal defense attorney....more

Minnesota Government Update - Week in Review

Moving Forward The last and biggest deadline of the session is the constitutional adjournment deadline of May 23. There remains an enormous amount of work to be done before then. From finishing and passing conference...more

Brain Trauma: Moving the Focus From Play to Practice

Over the last few years, the focus on football-related brain injuries has been on safety improvements that can be made during the game. A recent study of three Division I college teams suggests, however, that the focus of...more

College Football Player's Brain Injury, Suicide Raise Questions

The highly publicized suicide in April of University of Pennsylvania foot ball player Owen Thomas has added to the debate about the risk of brain injury posed by football and other contact sports. Owen reportedly committed...more

Concussion Reports for Young Athletes Nearly Tripled Since 1997

A recent study in the medical journal Pediatrics showed that concussions among children aged 8 to 19 who were involved in organized sports had nearly tripled between 1997 and 2007. The findings may suggest the intensity of...more

Newsletter of the Advertising, Marketing & Media Practice Group of Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

IN THIS ISSUE: *FDA Provides Advice on Presenting Drug Risks *Battle Mounts Over ICANN Control *FTC’s Negative Option Rule Up for Comment *Alcohol Brands Cautiously Launch Twitter Campaigns *Court to Examine...more

Newsletter of the Advertising, Marketing & Media Practice Group of Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

IN THIS ISSUE: *Manatt Attorneys Take Center Stage at Leading Industry Events *Rise Seen in Online Data Theft and Financial Scams *Calorie Data Influences How New Yorkers Eat *Under Leibowitz, FTC May Increase...more

Newsletter of the Advertising, Marketing & Media Practice Group of Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

IN THIS ISSUE: *FTC Wants Tighter Rules for Celebrity Endorsements *High Court Green-Lights “Light” Cigarette Cases *FTC Shutters Scareware Scams *Drug Makers Will Stop Certain DTC Ads Please see full newsletter...more

Motorcycle Helmet Laws: The Facts, What Can be Done to Jump-Start Helmet Use, and Ways to Cap the Damages

States first enacted universal motorcycle helmet laws in 1966, and by 1975 forty-seven states and the District of Columbia had such laws. The laws were enacted by the states in order for those states to receive federal...more

Protecting Professional Boxers: Federal Regulations with More Punch

The sport of boxing dates back more than 5000 years and was practiced by the ancient Greeks, Romans and Egyptians. In the United States, the sport became popular in the late 1800’s. The key participants in the sport...more

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