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Events to focus on legal issues facing the Construction, Retail & Hospitality industries

On Oct. 28, 2014, corporate counsel, litigation managers, risk professionals and claims personnel from around the country will come together in Las Vegas to exchange insights and drive the dialogue on the latest legal issues facing the Construction and separately the Retail & Hospitality industries.... more

An Examination of the U.S. Supreme Court's First Amendment Decisions during the 2013-14 Term

When: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT

The U.S. Supreme Court's docket during the 2013-14 term was the most First Amendment heavy one in years. Prayer at town council meetings, campaign finance laws, and the contraception mandate of the Affordable Care Act were just a small handful... more

4 quick tips to follow the 2014 USA Games, USLAW NETWORK’s national benefiting charity

On a fall day in 2011, USLAW NETWORK announced a partnership with the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games by designating these Games as the NETWORK’s national beneficiary for the next three years. Fast forward to today and we are just days away from the official kick-off to the Games, including an Opening... more

LATEST LEGAL NEWS

Courts Issue Conflicting Rulings on Health Care Law

One federal appeals court panel ruled that the government could not subsidize coverage bought by people on the federal insurance exchange. The other said the reverse.

Hospital Agrees to Pay $190 Million Over Recording of Pelvic Exams

Johns Hopkins Hospital will compensate more than 7,000 women in what experts said was one of the largest medical malpractice cases of its kind.

7 Retirees Ask Court to Intervene on Concussion Settlement

In a court filing, seven retired N.F.L. players say the current settlement does not adequately cover all retirees because only those with a limited number of illnesses will be eligible for cash awards.

New York City to Pay $2.75 Million to Settle Suit in Death of Rikers Island Inmate

The settlement in Ronald Spear’s case is one of the largest paid by New York City in recent years to resolve a lawsuit alleging violence against an inmate.

Whirlpool Wants Congress to Ban Class-Action Suits Tied to Energy Star Program

The appliance manufacturer is threatening to pull out of the troubled labeling program unless Congress bans class-action lawsuits.

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EUROPEAN LEGAL NEWS FROM TELFA

Flexible working

In the UK, the right to request flexible working is currently restricted to employees with responsibility for children or those who qualify as carers. From 30 June 2014 all qualifying employees, regardless of whether or not they have care responsibilities, will have the right to make a flexible working request. ...

Covert recordings – is something bugging you?

With advances in technology, the issue of employees covertly recording internal meetings has become a matter of increasing concern for employers.  In the recent case of Punjab National Bank (International) Ltd and others v Gosain, the Employment Appeals Tribunal (EAT) reconfirmed that not only could an employee’s covert recordings of ...

Financing property in Germany – a market with risks and opportunities for Dutch banks and consumers

Penalties for accelerated repayment of mortgages The number of Dutch citizens who buy a house just across the border in Germany has continued to increase in recent years. The favourable housing prices and the low cost of living are the main reasons for moving to Germany. The influx of Dutch ...

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EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES

  1. Business Litigation Practice Group Conference Call (Expanded Leadership)

    Jul 24, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (ET)
    United States
  2. Retail Practice Group Conference Call (Expanded Leadership)

    Jul 24, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (ET)
    United States
  3. Product Liability Practice Group Conference Call (Expanded Leadership)

    Jul 25, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (ET)
    United States
  4. Insurance & Risk Management Practice Group Conference Call (Entire Practice Group)

    Aug 12, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (ET)
    United States
  5. Business & Advisory Services Practice Group Conference Call (Expanded Leadership)

    Aug 13, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (ET)
    United States
  6. Construction Law Practice Group Conference Call (Expanded Leadership)

    Aug 13, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (ET)
    United States
  7. Employment & Labor Law Practice Group Conference Call (Expanded Leadership)

    Aug 14, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (ET)
    United States
  8. Retail Practice Group Conference Call (Entire Practice Group)

    Aug 20, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (ET)
    United States
  9. Professional Liability Practice Group Conference Call (Entire Practice Group)

    Aug 21, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (ET)
    United States
  10. eDiscovery for the Transportation Industry

    Aug 21, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (ET)
    United States

FEATURED CONTRIBUTORS

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    John E. Hall, Jr

    Hall Booth Smith, P.C.
    Atlanta, GA
    United States

    16055 Points

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    Michael Kunsch

    Sweeney & Sheehan, P.C.
    Philadelphia, PA

    8261 Points

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    Edward G. Hochuli

    Jones, Skelton & Hochuli, P.L.C.
    Phoenix, AZ

    4452 Points

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    William J. Mitchell

    Ahmuty, Demers & McManus
    Albertson, NY
    United States

    4250 Points

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    Barry Clifford Snyder

    Snyder Law, LLP
    Santa Barbara, CA
    United States

    3873 Points

  6. Michael G. DeGrande
    Michael G. DeGrande

    Sweeney & Sheehan, P.C.
    Philadelphia, PA
    United States

    3751 Points

  7. Jill Robb Ackerman
    Jill Robb Ackerman

    Baird Holm LLP
    Omaha, NE
    United States

    3677 Points

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    Michael P. Sharp

    Fee, Smith, Sharp & Vitullo, L.L.P.
    Dallas, TX
    United States

    3669 Points

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    Patrick J. Hagan

    Dillingham & Murphy, LLP
    San Francisco, CA
    United States

    3658 Points

  10. Thomas McChesney
    Thomas McChesney

    Huddleston Bolen, LLP
    Huntington, WV
    United States

    3581 Points

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    Erik Gustafson

    LeClairRyan
    Alexandria, VA
    United States

    3567 Points

  12. Neil A. Goldberg
    Neil A. Goldberg

    Goldberg Segalla LLP
    Buffalo, NY
    United States

    3506 Points