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Post date: Posted on: August 14, 2016

At Above the Law, Grover Cleveland gives some advice to third year law students looking to be better prepared to practice when they graduate.

Tags: Consumer Protection, Legal Industry
Post date: Posted on: July 13, 2016

On the New England Journal of Real Estate website, Philip Hastings discusses the myriad of local and state rules and regulations governing real estate dev

Tags: Administrative Law, Environmental Law, Real Estate / Real Property
Post date: Posted on: May 30, 2016

At the Employment & Labor Insider, Robyn Shea summarizes the rights of employees who take leaves of absence to serve ou

Tags: Labor and Employment
Post date: Posted on: May 26, 2016

In a short video on the Federalist Society website, Professor Gregory McNeal—an expert on drones and topics related to security, technology, and crime—discusses the Federal Av

Tags: Administrative Law, Legal Theory, Legislation, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: May 20, 2016

In the Harvard Business Review, Daniel Doktori and Sarah Reed, general counsel with startup company and venture capital experience, explain “Why Lawyers Make Good Early-Stage Startup Hires

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Corporations, Legal Industry, Limited Liability Companies, Securities, Taxation
Post date: Posted on: April 23, 2016

In a short video on the Federalist Society website, Professor Gregory McNeal—an expert on drones and topics related to security, technology, and crime—discusses drones and property rights, and a

Tags: Criminal Law, Legal Theory, Real Estate / Real Property, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: April 16, 2016

In an article for MedCityNews, attorney John Greenleaf introduces and then briefly highlights a position paper by the American College of Physicians (ACP) and Federation of State Medical Boards (FSM

Tags: Labor and Employment, Social Media, Technology & Law, Torts
Post date: Posted on: April 15, 2016

Jeremy Byellin offers some advice:

There are the obvious, lawyerly tasks like making court appearances, meeting or otherwise communicating with clients, drafting court documents, and researching.

Tags: Legal Ethics, Legal Industry
Post date: Posted on: March 21, 2016

Lawyers must be wary of any communication with jurors in cases the lawyers are litigating.  It is universally recognized that such contact is forbidden as it could sway or influence a juror’s decision-making, even unconsciously.  But how attenuated can such contact be and still be considered to f

Tags: Administrative Law, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation, Courts, Criminal Law, Legal Ethics, Legal Industry, Legal Theory
Post date: Posted on: March 17, 2016

At the FindLaw In House Corporate Counsel Blog, Casey Sullivan offers a few practical tips for avoiding lawsuits on the

Tags: Labor and Employment, Premises Liability, Torts

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