Topics include board structures and procedures; community and economic development; elections; emergency management; ethics and conflicts; finance and tax law; general local government; land use and code enforcement; legislative updates; open government; public health; and property transactions.
"The goal of the 'Fruits of the Poisonous Tree' blog is to provide a forum where visitors can connect with me in an open discourse about law-related topics."
Roundup of recent legal suits and court decisions from around the country, involving the growing field of hydraulic fracking.
This blawg addresses issues related to insurance coverage and to the duties of good faith and fair dealing as presented in claims and as ruled on by courts across the nation.
Examines insurance dispute news, legislation and opinions throughout Texas and Louisiana.
The blog covers major commercial transportation disasters, particularly truck, train and bus crashes, airline disasters and structure catastrophes.
Posts cover policyholders' property insurance issues with a focus on Florida.
Blog discusses risk management, asset protection, disaster response, civil litigation and insurance recovery.
"Covers the ABA Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section's series of podcasts, teleconferences, and live programs dedicated to disaster preparedness and response. It addresses issues arising out of disasters caused by foreign and domestic acts of terrorism, by negligent acts, by natural events and by threats to our cybersecurity and will confront the issues of preparedness, risk management, recovery and response, liability, insurance, claims and litigation."