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Big Law Business
Feb 3, 2016, 11:10 am CST
The blog aims to cover issues important to the lawyers and professionals who manage the largest law firms and corporate legal departments. Posts cover breaking news about large law firm mergers, significant partner moves and leadership changes, law firm bankruptcies, insights into how technology is changing the delivery of legal services, how in-house counsel are approaching their work and the ways in which litigation and new regulations are changing the legal business landscape.
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Herston on Tennessee Family Law
Jan 27, 2016, 10:59 am CST
Along with documenting recent changes in Tennessee family law, this blog provides case studies of various issues that arise in marriage, divorce and custody cases. The blogger also provides a photo of the week and presents an annual CLE seminar to update practitioners about changes to Tennessee family law.
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The [Legal] Artist
Jan 20, 2016, 11:45 am CST
The blog is aimed at art professionals interested in learning about employment contracts and their other legal rights; copyright news is also covered.
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Jan 13, 2016, 02:47 pm CST
Posts cover legal questions that arise with the use of social media.
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Sarah Poriss Attorney at Law, LLC
Jan 6, 2016, 12:12 pm CST
Posts discuss issues that affect the blogger’s foreclosure-defense clients.
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New York Business Divorce
Dec 21, 2015, 01:51 pm CST
New York Business Divorce provides information on dissolution and other disputes among owners of New York corporations, limited liability companies and partnerships.
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Plan for the Road Ahead
Dec 16, 2015, 01:37 pm CST
Posts discuss estate planning in the state of Illinois, but also have general advice for anyone looking to arrange their will and finances to benefit their heirs. In 2015, the legal wrangling over former Cubs player Ernie Banks' estate was used as a case study to illustrate the pitfalls and practicalities of estate planning.
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JAMS ADR Blog
Dec 9, 2015, 12:45 pm CST
Blog posts educate readers about the positives of and the limitations of alternative dispute resolutions. Authors include advice for both practitioners and for clients, and they explain how arbitration and mediation work in the real world. They also discuss updates to ADR laws and regulations.
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Dec 2, 2015, 02:17 pm CST
The author keeps an eagle eye on developments in the chemical, biotech, and pharmaceutical industry, and discusses recent cases and USPTO decisions that may affect how patents are granted and protected.
Nov 23, 2015, 01:53 pm CST
A resource for gamers and IP enthusiasts interested in the current case law and legal issues surrounding the video game industry. The blog also contains news about recent patent filings from gaming companies, giving readers a peek at what might be coming on the market in the future.
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Nov 18, 2015, 10:58 am CST
Posts feature insight and analysis about domain name disputes, online brand protection issues and other Internet legal issues.
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The Korean Law Blog
Nov 11, 2015, 12:21 pm CST
Posts cover the Korean government's regulation of international commercial enterprises, cover Korean court rulings that are relevant to business (and sometimes criminal law) and take questions from readers with questions about the Korean legal system.
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Nov 4, 2015, 02:50 pm CST
Posts cover credit, bankruptcy, consumers and financial institutions.
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Bar Exam Stats
Oct 28, 2015, 01:25 pm CDT
Posts analyze bar exam results, state by state. Other site resources graph rates of bar passage as well as scholarship offers and tuition ups and downs at the nation’s law schools.
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Art Law & More
Oct 21, 2015, 02:36 pm CDT
Posts cover copyright lawsuits in the art world, legal issues related to art seized by Nazis during World War II, and rulings from United Kingdom courts related to art ownership.
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Grand Jury Target
Oct 14, 2015, 04:33 pm CDT
This blog focuses on white-collar crime, particularly federal prosecutions of corporate executives. Posts contain information about grand jury probes and current cases, as well as commentary on recent court decisions and legislation.
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Oct 7, 2015, 11:40 am CDT
Posts cover large law firms with London headquarters or outposts, including with a First Most List
and a Chambers Most List
; quirky U.K. legislation; lawyers in U.K. popular culture; and other topics meaningful or interesting to those in the U.K. studying law or just starting out in practice.
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CLS Blue Sky Blog
Sep 30, 2015, 11:50 am CDT
Posts cover law topics related to corporate governance; finance and economics; mergers & acquisitions; securities regulation; and the Dodd-Frank Act.
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Sep 23, 2015, 02:48 pm CDT
Posts cover Foreign Corrupt Practices Act enforcement actions, news, and analysis. Lawyers who have participated in FCPA cases sometimes contribute guest posts; and lawyers from other nations—such as the United Kingdom and Australia—contribute posts focusing on their own countries' regulation.
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Canna Law Blog
Sep 16, 2015, 12:10 pm CDT
“Our posts offer discussion on the practical aspects of cannabis law and how it impacts those involved in this growing industry. We provide insight into how canna businesspeople can use the law to their advantage; in plain language we tell you what works and what does not. We aim to help you strategize how to wield the law as both a shield and a sword.”
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Sep 9, 2015, 12:21 pm CDT
Op-eds and first-person posts on criminal law topics and coverage of appellate criminal decisions.
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Law & Religion UK
Sep 2, 2015, 12:04 pm CDT
Posts explore the interaction between law and religion in the United Kingdom and elsewhere, touching on related human rights issues.
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Aug 26, 2015, 12:58 pm CDT
The blog offers marketing advice, strategies, law practice management tips and internal issue advice. Anyone interested in hearing about SeyfarthLean, which uses Lean Six Sigma principles adapted for the legal profession, will find information and advice on how it can be implemented to increase productivity.
Aug 18, 2015, 01:42 pm CDT
Fourthamendment.com has summaries of search-and-seizure cases and news.
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Balls & Strikes
Aug 12, 2015, 12:56 pm CDT
Posts look at judicial politics from a political science perspective.
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International Financial Law Prof Blog
Aug 5, 2015, 01:51 pm CDT
The blogger writes about financial crimes around the world and intergovernmental agreements between the United States and other nations regarding financial transactions; he also links to mainstream media coverage and scholarship on the same topics.
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Legal Sports Report
Jul 30, 2015, 11:06 am CDT
Posts cover the online sports gambling industry, comparing regulations from state to state and covering the actions of gaming control boards as well as the latest news from the major players in fantasy sports.
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Jul 29, 2015, 02:10 pm CDT
Posts offer practical tips on how lawyers can use their social media to benefit their law firms; news on new legal technologies; suggestions for law practice management and client intake; and alerts about upcoming CLE webinars offered by Avvo.
Jul 22, 2015, 12:58 pm CDT
Posts answer the legal questions raised by crime and courts stories in recent headlines.
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Trial and Heirs Blog
Jul 15, 2015, 02:37 pm CDT
Posts cover probate and estate-planning related cases in the news—often involving celebrities.
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Death Penalty Information Center
Jul 8, 2015, 01:42 pm CDT
Features the latest news, court rulings and information relating to the death penalty.
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Brennan Center for Justice
Jul 1, 2015, 02:42 pm CDT
Posts cover election law, legal aid, campaign finance reform and indigent defense.
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Jun 23, 2015, 09:31 am CDT
Features health law news and information, including analysis of the Affordable Care Act, the FDA and the healthcare industry as a whole.
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Seattle Criminal Lawyer Blog
Jun 17, 2015, 12:26 pm CDT
Examines the issues raised by criminal cases in the media, particularly ones in which police misconduct is involved. Certain posts also outline the criminal justice system for people coming into contact with it.
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The Future of Law Blog
Jun 10, 2015, 01:25 pm CDT
Posts discuss the evolution of the practice of law and legal education and ideas for future changes in those realms.
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The New Rambler
Jun 3, 2015, 03:13 pm CDT
Posts review books “about ideas,” usually from university presses.
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Art Law Report
May 27, 2015, 02:02 pm CDT
Posts cover and comment on legal issues relating to museums and the visual arts and alert readers about symposiums on art law topics.
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A Preponderance of Fashion
May 20, 2015, 01:58 pm CDT
Posts cover labor and trademark issues arising in the fashion industry as well as appropriate workplace fashion for women.
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May 13, 2015, 02:51 pm CDT
Posts cover ethics issues that may pop up when lawyers market themselves through social media channels.
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May 6, 2015, 01:28 pm CDT
Posts detail filings and rulings on cases related to the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act.
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Baltimore Crime Beat
Apr 30, 2015, 02:30 pm CDT
A roundup of the police, courts and crime stories in the city and central Maryland, produced by the Baltimore Sun.
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Janzen Ag Law Blog
Apr 23, 2015, 02:28 pm CDT
Posts cover topics in agricultural regulation, development, biotechnology, environmental news and laws.
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Apr 16, 2015, 03:00 pm CDT
Offers in a window into the political asylum system in the U.S., including discussions of asylum law, pending legislation and the experiences of refugees.
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Legal by the Bay
Apr 8, 2015, 04:44 pm CDT
An assortment of tech tips, local news and LPM advice, this blog is produced by the Bar Association of San Francisco. Also has a column devoted to their Mind the Gap initiative, whose efforts to support recent law grads received awards from the ABA's Young Lawyers Division in 2014.
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Apr 1, 2015, 06:00 am CDT
Posts are devoted to news, issues and commentary relating to the free exercise of religion and church-state separation. Some posts cover the intersection of religious law and secular law.
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Don’t Mess with Taxes
Mar 26, 2015, 12:53 pm CDT
"Taxes. Sure you hate 'em, but you're stuck with 'em. Either that, or you're stuck in a federal jail cell."
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Hydraulic Fracking Blog
Mar 19, 2015, 03:10 pm CDT
Roundup of recent legal suits and court decisions from around the country, involving the growing field of hydraulic fracking.
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Appeal and Habeas
Mar 11, 2015, 02:25 pm CDT
The main topic of this blog is how to successfully craft post-conviction appeals, with a focus on the California courts. Posts also examine instances of prosecutorial and police misconduct.
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Mar 4, 2015, 12:05 pm CST
The official blog of the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism discusses ways to foster professionalism and civility among lawyers and judges.
Golf Dispute Resolution
Feb 26, 2015, 02:00 pm CST
Blog discusses cases in which golf plays a role, with a myriad of quirky and humorous results.
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Feb 19, 2015, 08:14 pm CST
Posts, from lighthearted to more serious, cover issues and developments in cyberlaw, specifically open licensing, digital rights, software protection, virtual worlds, and, well, llamas.
Post or Perish
Feb 11, 2015, 04:36 pm CST
Internet laws and the legal consequences of social media are covered by this blog, along with more general labor & employment and regulatory issues. There's a focus on Illinois, but federal laws are examined as well.
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Native American Legal Update
Feb 4, 2015, 03:46 pm CST
This blog covers legal issues facing Native American and Alaska Native tribes, their members, and their economic interests.
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Wage & Hour Insights
Jan 28, 2015, 02:14 pm CST
Posts cover applications of the Fair Labor Standards Act and predictions about new FLSA regulations as well as other issues affecting businesses with hourly employees.
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On the Case
Jan 21, 2015, 01:40 pm CST
The author’s daily posts analyze litigation or threats of litigation against large companies.
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Hamilton County Law Library
Jan 14, 2015, 12:53 pm CST
This blog provides summaries of and links to appellate and U.S. Supreme Court decisions as well as reports on legislative action in Ohio and the U.S. Congress.
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Jan 7, 2015, 01:28 pm CST
Criminal law posts with a focus on Ohio’s eighth appellate district. Criminal cases before the U.S. Supreme Court are also noted.
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I Object! A Blog on Preservation of Error
Dec 23, 2014, 01:08 pm CST
This blog is dedicated to preservation of error, both at trial and on the appeal itself, sharing practical tips on preserving error and lessons learned from failing to do so
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Dorf on Law
Dec 17, 2014, 02:26 pm CST
Posts feature musings on law, politics and economics by Cornell Law School professor Michael Dorf and some of his law professor friends.
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Food Law Latest
Dec 10, 2014, 01:18 pm CST
Posts answer questions related to food regulation in Europe, reports on food safety deficiencies there, and news of new food products’ approval for sale in countries around the world.
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Dec 3, 2014, 01:51 pm CST
Posts cover regulators' struggles with new business models, struggles to manage government response to natural disasters, and struggles to protect U.S. consumers' health and safety through regulation.
The Illustrated Courtroom
Nov 25, 2014, 02:06 pm CST
A blog of illustrated newsworthy trials and cases. "Much of the artwork is used for TV news, but not seen in print or online, so here it is available to the public."
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Nov 19, 2014, 12:29 pm CST
"Appeals with attitude." Most posts, sometimes illustrated, take a humorous look at criminal justice topics with a focus on New York.
Tips for Lawyers
Nov 12, 2014, 04:56 pm CST
Posts discuss strategies for young lawyers as far as their career moves within a law firm; marketing; and ensuring their clients pay their bills.
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California Peculiarities Employment Law Blog
Nov 5, 2014, 02:04 pm CST
Posts cover the latest California workplace legislation at the state and municipal levels.
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Oct 29, 2014, 01:36 pm CDT
"Commentary on regulation and litigation impacting the aviation industry."
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Medical Marijuana Law Illinois
Oct 22, 2014, 02:09 pm CDT
Posts cover key elements of Illinois medical cannabis regulations as well as related municipal ordinances. They also note the number of available licenses in the state for cultivation centers and dispensaries and have an "Illinois Cannabis Jobs
" page where those interested in jobs in the state cannabis industry can submit resumes.
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Agricultural and Resource Economics
Oct 15, 2014, 03:45 pm CDT
Posts cover updates in agricultural regulation in Maryland, environmental law news and climate change law.
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The Indiana Law Blog
Oct 8, 2014, 02:31 pm CDT
Multiple daily posts cover developments regarding Indiana's statutes; state court rulings; actions of state government; and elections and evaluations of the state's judiciary.
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On Reserve: A Wine Law Blog
Oct 1, 2014, 01:15 pm CDT
Post cover wine industry-focused liquor regulation and actions of the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau. They also note upcoming wine law-related CLEs.
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Sep 24, 2014, 01:47 pm CDT
Posts cover news related to the United States' national security law and policy, analysis of that news, and daily updates on military action around the world.
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The Dotted Line Reporter
Sep 17, 2014, 02:09 pm CDT
Posts cover the issues behind current litigation in the entertainment industry, note legal pitfalls that artists and entertainers may encounter and sometimes just opine on the content of the next big thing in art or cinema.
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Sep 10, 2014, 03:37 pm CDT
The focus of this blog is on state and local taxes in the U.S., providing in-depth coverage of quirky or important cases from around the country.
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Gamso - For the Defense
Sep 3, 2014, 05:14 pm CDT
Posts cover recent cases in the news related to criminal defendants; the wrongfully convicted and the exonerated; the death penalty and sentencing in general.
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Aug 27, 2014, 09:41 pm CDT
Posts cover legal news related to transportation (with a focus on Illinois), tax issues related to travel expenses, and legal issues surrounding airport security.
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Understanding the Americans with Disabilities Act
Aug 20, 2014, 05:34 pm CDT
The blog covers various aspects of the Americans with Disabilities Act with advice for lawyers on how to navigate claims.
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Aug 18, 2014, 08:21 pm CDT
The aim of this Stites & Harbison blog is to illustrate how other brands chose their trademarks and have subsequently protected them. Bloggers here give the trademark enforcement backstories behind well-known advertising campaigns—or sometimes just note a brand's new look or slogan and share their blunt thoughts.
Employment Discrimination Report
Aug 13, 2014, 08:36 pm CDT
Posts with an employer-side focus cover employment discrimination and harassment; relevant new court decisions, legislation, compliance and best practices; and trends in workplace relations.
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Texas Agriculture Law Blog
Aug 6, 2014, 05:44 pm CDT
Posts aim to keep readers up to date on legal issues impacting Texas agriculture and cover water law, oil and gas law, leasing, property rights, right-to-farm statutes and animal cruelty issues.
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White Collar Wire
Jul 30, 2014, 08:37 pm CDT
Practical tips and commentary on white-collar criminal law, written for an audience of business people, internal counsel, defense lawyers, prosecutors and law professors. "Sometimes, we write about crime fiction, cocktails and theology. As anyone who’s ever been involved in the defense or prosecution of a white-collar case can testify, all three come in handy."
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Jul 23, 2014, 06:56 pm CDT
"Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, in all her glory." Posts consist of tributes to Ginsburg in the form of videos, memes, and links to quotes about her in the news media.
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Cultural Heritage Lawyer Rick St. Hilaire
Jul 16, 2014, 07:04 pm CDT
Posts discuss cases dealing with the purchase, possession, import, export and smuggling of cultural artifacts, both in the United States and internationally.
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Third Branch News
Jul 8, 2014, 09:03 pm CDT
Posts cover federal judges in the news, reports drafted by the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts, and programs developed by U.S. district courts.
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Top Class Actions
Jul 1, 2014, 08:16 pm CDT
Breaking news about details of class action settlements and ongoing mass tort litigation.
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Tipping the Scales
Jun 25, 2014, 06:53 pm CDT
Posts cover information relevant to law students and law school applicants, such as law job statistics, productivity tips, and news related to law schools.
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Jun 18, 2014, 07:27 pm CDT
Posts aim at keeping in the wine, beer and spirits industries apprised of legal developments that may affect their businesses.
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Managing Law Firms in Transition
Jun 11, 2014, 06:56 pm CDT
Posts discuss law firm management strategy, including succession planning, and explore strategic errors that can cause a law firm to decline.
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Ad Law Access
Jun 4, 2014, 07:23 pm CDT
Posts cover new trends in consumer class-action litigation as well as recent announcements from the Federal Trade Commission, Consumer Product Safety Commission and Better Business Bureau's National Advertising Division.
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The Mad Clientist
May 28, 2014, 08:47 pm CDT
Posts cover practice management topics for law firm partners and in-house counsel.
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All About Advertising Law
May 21, 2014, 05:18 pm CDT
Venable's advertising and marketing team tracks the legal moves of the Federal Trade Commission, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and even Facebook's platform policy to call shenanigans on website language and the latest marketing tactics that do not (or soon will not) pass legal muster. Posts also note key appellate decisions and what they mean for advertisers.
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May 14, 2014, 06:16 pm CDT
Posts cover topics relevant to those who manage their own law firms.
The FCPA Blog
May 7, 2014, 07:13 pm CDT
Posts provide news and commentary on anti-corruption and compliance enforcement around the world, with a focus on the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.
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Apr 30, 2014, 07:30 pm CDT
"Thoughts on constitutional rights and remedies, discrimination, race, identity, culture, and commodification." Some posts also note scholarship written by the author and others or discuss online privacy issues.
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Jost on Justice
Apr 23, 2014, 07:37 pm CDT
The weekly posts here offer an insider's perspective on oral arguments in major cases at the federal appellate level and news stories about sitting Supreme Court justices. Other posts offer the blogger's analyses and opinions on urgent legal news topics.
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Marijuana Law, Policy & Reform
Apr 16, 2014, 08:06 pm CDT
Posts address the legal issues arising from the legalization of marijuana in Colorado and other states.
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Excess of Democracy
Apr 9, 2014, 05:53 pm CDT
"Perhaps little more than my own often-conflicted views about what the 'right' democracy is." Posts discuss election law and legal education topics.
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Apr 2, 2014, 05:30 pm CDT
Posts cover international law, legal scholarship and constitutional originalism.
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Mar 26, 2014, 03:46 pm CDT
Every weekday, law professors post on the very latest rulings regarding the admissibility of evidence in criminal cases and what sorts of lines of questioning should be permitted at criminal trials. They also note differences between the federal rules of evidence and the rules of various states. Occasionally, they will comment on whether they think courts have reached the right outcomes in these evidence cases or note fishy behavior by prosecutors.
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40 Days in Orange
Mar 19, 2014, 05:00 pm CDT
The blogger is wearing an orange prison jumpsuit for the 40 days of Lent, "minus Sundays because they are “little Easters.'" He is writing here about his experience during his short season "in orange."
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Mar 12, 2014, 06:29 pm CDT
"Covers the intersection of celebrities and the law, including celebrities who break the law and celebrity legal problems." Posts also recap the TV show The Good Wife
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