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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

Colorado: Judge Strikes Down Ban on Gay Marriage

Jude Raymond P. Moore on Wednesday declared Colorado’s same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional, but he put the ruling on hold to give the state until next month to seek an appeal.

With All Due Deference

In a ruling on the University of Texas affirmative action case, the Fifth Circuit supplies what the Supreme Court’s decision lacked: understanding.

New Questions on Health Law as Rulings on Subsidies Differ

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

Cash, but Not Remedial Tools, in Wrongful-Death Settlements

As New York City pays millions of dollars in lawsuits left over from the last mayoralty, it seems to learn nothing from them.

Apple Case Over Labor Code Is Granted Class-Action Status

A judge in California certified a class of 21,000 current and former Apple employees who claim the company did not give them required meal and rest breaks.

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EUROPEAN LEGAL NEWS FROM TELFA

Reform to judicial review

Judicial review is the procedure by which decisions of public law bodies and those of other bodies carrying out public law functions may be challenged through the English courts. With the growth of regulation, these decisions have increased in importance as has the use of the judicial review procedure to ...

Enforcing and possibly escaping construction arbitration clauses

The use of private arbitration to resolve disputes in the construction industry has, for many years, been a popular alternative to traditional litigation. Perhaps the most attractive feature of arbitration is the degree of control over the dispute resolution process that it affords parties.  Arbitration clauses are similar to any ...

NLRB expanding joint employer standard?

Maybe. Organizations representing a variety of business and labor interests accepted the NLRB’s invitation to weigh in on whether the board should reconsider its standard for determining when organizations are deemed “joint employers.” Teamsters Local 350 requested the NLRB review a decision which found Browning-Ferris and its subcontractor, Leadpoint (which provides employees ...

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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

    16054 Points

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    Michael Kunsch

    Sweeney & Sheehan, P.C.
    Philadelphia, PA

    8274 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

    4252 Points

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    Barry Clifford Snyder

    Snyder Law, LLP
    Santa Barbara, CA
    United States

    3874 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

    3710 Points

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    Patrick J. Hagan

    Dillingham & Murphy, LLP
    San Francisco, CA
    United States

    3692 Points

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    Michael P. Sharp

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

    3675 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

    3580 Points

  12. Neil A. Goldberg
    Neil A. Goldberg

    Goldberg Segalla LLP
    Buffalo, NY
    United States

    3506 Points