Posts note news stories related to franchising in the consumer and trade presses, cover relevant court decisions and cover actions of the Federal Trade Commission. A "franchising and the movies" series of posts pull franchising lessons from the latest blockbusters in theaters.
The blog focuses on civil rights, particularly police misconduct, and criminal law, mostly in New York but also nationwide.
"Our franchise law bloggers not only discuss the regulatory aspects of franchising, but also diverse topics such as business finance, employment, litigation and the protection of intellectual property including trademarks and copyrights."
“Our blog provides observations on significant environmental, safety and health developments from around the world. It offers a forum for discussion on expected policy shifts, influential opinions and decisions and compliance obligations. Through contributions from members of our Environmental, Safety & Health (ESH) Practice Group, who are resident across five continents, along with occasional guest writers from colleagues in related practices, our blog will provide a global perspective on environmental, safety and health.”
"Trial, litigation and the practice of law."
"Provides analysis, commentary, and resources to help foreign pharmaceutical and medical device companies make sense of the ever-evolving FDA regulations and understand the complete range of U.S. legal issues that may complicate bringing a drug, medical device, or other FDA-regulated product or service to market in the United States."
Labor law news and legislation.
Young practicing lawyers in Maryland and Washington, D.C., share their experiences starting out in the legal profession and balancing work and family life. They also post about whatever other news or topics—law-related or otherwise—they want to cover.
Posts cover gene patent litigation and litigation related to genetic nondiscrimination rights.
A St. Louis labor and employment lawyer discusses human resources issues, labor law and today’s workplace.
"Monitors patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret cases pending in Georgia federal district courts and in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, based in Atlanta. The blog alerts readers to initiation of such cases in the district courts and summarizes relevant orders and opinions from each covered court."
“Navigating the stormy seas of multinational expatriation.”
"Practical insights for in-house tax and finance professionals."
“Norton Rose Fulbright’s Employment and Labor Law team provides timely, straightforward and thorough communication related to all employment and labor law issues. Our Global Workplace Insider Blog is about sharing our insights and knowledge with you. With subjects ranging from industrial relations/labor and human resources, business immigration and international mobility, enterprise and collective labor agreements and occupational health and safety matters, our lawyers are at the forefront of these issues and offer an international perspective that is recognized worldwide.”
Posts focus on New Jersey law, including legislation under consideration by the state’s general assembly, directives from the state attorney general and rulings from state appeals courts and the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
"Industry insights and analysis."
"Focuses on the proposed U.S. government contracting reforms and other related, timely topics" and provides "insight and comment on how these new procedures will affect how businesses contract with the U.S. government."
The Government Contracts Legal Forum posts about “real-time, cutting edge developments in government contracting.”
"The latest updates on developments affecting government contracts, investigations and international trade."
The GEE (Government Enforcement Exposed) blog aims to highlight important trends, legislation and legal issues related to the efforts of the many regulatory enforcement agencies at all levels of government.
"Provides a unique and informative environmental news source that connects the law and the environment."
"Coverage of key national labor and employment developments. Virtually every week, some case is decided, or bill introduced, or regulation changed—or something else happens—that members of the national labor and employment law community need to take into account. These are the 'nuggets' that LE Blog shares with you —weekly 'take-aways' we think are essential, drawn from all the information you, and we, see each week. As one of our clients told us—'it would be great if I could just get a few weekly headlines.' So, as a way to get you those headlines, LE Blog comments on critical developments every few days, placing them in the context of the broad spectrum of labor and employment law, the way we do internally when we give a heads up to any of our more that 100 employment lawyers in our 30 domestic and foreign offices—'hey, here's one you need to know about—and why.' "
A resource with insight, observations about new laws and regulations impacting the maritime environment, emphasizing Hawaii and Oceania.
Court rulings, legislation and laws related to health care.
"Key materials and tools that to help readers understand developing legal issues as health care reform evolves. As legislation develops, our industry leaders comment on how proposals affect their business, what they would like to see in the proposal, and much more."