Trial by Jury: Why It Matters in a Democratic Society
A Moment of Simple Justice - Stop Talking
Waldman: Stop Immunizing Websites That Allow Harassment
Busy Days For Voting Rights Advocates, Thanks to SCOTUS
A Moment of Simple Justice - Snitching Ain't Easy
Bringing a Lawsuit to Find Out What Happened and Why
A Moment of Simple Justice - Death by Cop
A Moment of Simple Justice - Ferguson & the Media
A Moment of Simple Justice - Revenge Porn
The Evolution of Informed Consent in U.S. Courts
FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 71-World Cup Report-Part IV
Why Does BigLaw Have So Few Black Partners?
Friedman: Abramson Dismissal a 'Teachable Moment' for Companies
New Program Helps Women Lawyers Return to BigLaw
A More Perfect Union: Why Punish Russia for Crimea?
End Game in the Fight Over Same Sex Marriage?
Is Punishment Dead in America?
Annual Labor & Employment Update 2013
NYC Gifted Programs Should Rely on 'Math,' Lawyer Says
Coyle: Robert's SCOTUS Doesn't Respect Congress
When a traumatic event has happened to someone, what is the point of seeing a lawyer? One basic reason is to answer the questions of what happened, why it happened, and whether anyone is at fault. This is particularly true...more
SC19119 - Iacurci v. Sax -
SC19119 Dissent - Iacurci v. Sax -
Plaintiff sued his accountant for negligence and was trying to get around the 3-year statute of limitations of 52-577. In opposition to the...more
In This Issue:
Judgments; Legislation; and Reports.
Excerpt from Judgements:
New South Wales (NSW)-
9 September 2014 - Appleton v Norris  NSWCA 311 -
In August 2013, Ms Appleton...more
Learn about the history of how informed consent has been handled by our court system - 202-742-1500. We also invite you to read more about the landmark case, Canterbury v. Spence:...more
Through the recent employment law 7th Cir. decision in Sanches v. Prudential Pizza, Inc. we examine the danger of failing to be sufficiently specific and clear in a Rule 68 offer of judgment which there resulted in the...more
Publicado en VLex 16/05/2012
El motivo de este trabajo, es expresar y fundamentar acabadamente el parecer contrario, haciéndonos eco,nada menos, que de la voz de autoridad de la Sala de lo Civil del TS, en distintas...more
In a case of first impression, the First District Appellate Court recently held in Waugh v. Morgan Stanley and Co., Inc. that the tort of “educational malpractice,” also called “negligent instruction,” is not a cognizable...more
“Open Carry” is a term referring to the right of law abiding citizens 18 or older to display their firearm in public spaces without the need for a permit. The legal basis for this right can be found in the 2nd...more
The quantification of damage from medical malpractice...more
Privacy -- unlaw processing -- active subjects --...more
La responsabilita' professionale dello psichiatra non si differenzia da quella degli altri medici....more
La prassi clinica e psichiatrica non può e non deve discostarsi da quelli che sono i fondamenti legali e disciplinari della relativa competenza specialistica....more
ECtHR revealed systemic problems in the access to a lawyer in Ukraine
Strategic Litigations Centre (http://hr-lawyers.org/en/index.php) in several cases raised two problems related to prompt access to legal assistance.
Most of us have read "To Kill a Mockingbird." After reading it, I wondered if Atticus Fitch commited malpractice, which eliminated the small chance his client had of acquittal....more
When I discuss my privacy concerns with people, frequently the response I get is "If you're not doing anything wrong, why do you care?"
I'll tell ya why I care. Just because something's private doesn't mean it's bad or...more
Sexual harassment is not confined to the workplace - take the case of an elected DA and the bizarre and disturbing text messages sent to a crime victim....more
The Montana Supreme Court ducks issue of whether the State Constitution provides a right to die with dignity by holding that physician assisted suicide is no prohibited by state statutes....more
This article examines two cases which require companies to have clear Internet and E-mail use and monitoring policies to avoid violating the Stored Communications Act and/or an employee’s right to privacy. ...more
You just received a letter from the Texas Board of Law Examiners' Director of Fitness and Character informing you that you do not meet the standards of character or fitness and will thus not be admitted to the State Bar of...more
Discusses ethical issues for lawyers posed by laptop searches at borders....more
Matthew Passen discusses the increased use of medical society "peer review" authority to discipline what the medical societies deem to be unethical or improper medical expert testimony in medical malpractice cases. Mr....more
This Petition and its attachments are important for each and every one of you to read. The issues are unique and of national importance. If you are a lawyer, you might need to use the arguments for your own protection from...more
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