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Are Political Intelligence Practice Groups Too Risky?
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Marijuana in the Workplace
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N.Y. Anti-Terror Law Diminishes Pursuit of Terrorism: Lawyer
Weekly Brief: New DOJ Tact Pushes Bank Subsidiaries To Admit Guilt
What Not To Do If You Are Involved in a Federal Criminal Investigation
Weekly Brief: Courthouse Violence on the Rise
How Does Immunity Work in a Federal Criminal Case?
What Happens in a Federal Grand Jury?
Ex-Boy Scout Trial Exposes Group’s “Pervert” Cover Up
Do You Need A Lawyer for a Federal Grand Jury Subpoena?
How Do Federal Prosecutors Categorize People Who Are Involved in an Investigation?
Counterfeiting is a critical problem for trademark and copyright owners (‘IP owners’) affecting all industries, from pharmaceuticals and medical devices to electrical and auto products, toys and fashion items. To effectively...more
2012 was a busy year for Canadian competition litigation, as numerous cases were heard or decided. The Supreme Court of Canada heard three class proceedings cases involving the Competition Act and the Competition Tribunal had...more
A divided panel of the Second U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has thrown out the conviction of a pharmaceutical sales representative who marketed a narcolepsy drug for so-called off-label uses not approved by the Food and Drug...more
The Department of Justice is proud of its record on FCPA enforcement. They take credit whenever and wherever they can. They trumpet every settlement. They proudly proclaim that over half of last year’s criminal...more
The enforcement of sanctions against antitrust cartels remained at the forefront of both Canada’s Competition Bureau and global antitrust regulators in 2011. While there continue to be only a small number of multinational...more
This is the sixth of a regular series of posts that summarize and wrap up our latest thoughts that have appeared recently on Ifrah Law’s blogs.
1. Perjury, Obstruction and Barry Bonds’ Conviction
Read why we regard the...more
This is the second of a regular series of posts that summarize and wrap up our latest thoughts that have appeared recently on Ifrah Law’s two blogs.
1. Is D.C. on the Way to Legalizing Online Poker?
On February 2, we...more
This is the first of a regular series of posts that summarize and wrap up our latest thoughts that have appeared recently on Ifrah Law’s two blogs.
1. Can Police Read a Suspect’s Text Messages Without a Warrant?
Yahoo! Finance has a great article on how identity thieves can mine data from your Facebook status updates to drain your bank account. Please continue to think before you post.
If you believe you are the victim of identity...more
In This Issue:
• OFT withdraws criminal proceedings against current and former BA executives
• OFT decides that Project Canvas falls outside UK merger control jurisdiction
• OFT publishes decision that...more
IN THIS ISSUE:
*Olive Garden Asserts It Did Not Pull Letterman Ads
*Feds Seize $34 Million From Online Poker Pots
*Lawsuit Targets KFC Oprah Promo
*Protecting Your Identity Online Can Be An Ongoing Battle
IN THIS ISSUE:
*FTC Questions Carbon-Offset Claims
*FCC Probing Comcast for Data Discrimination
*U.S. Arrests Eight in Online Gambling Operation
*NY Passes Airline Passenger Bill of Rights
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