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Post date: Posted on: December 30, 2015

At the Wall Street Journal Law Blog, Jacob Gersham notes the “copyright clash [ ] heating up between the Ivy League publishers of The Bluebook and legal activists who are preparing

Tags: Intellectual Property, Legal Industry
Post date: Posted on: December 23, 2015

As highlighted by the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE), New Hampshire state representatives Frank Edelblut (R) and Alan Turcotte (D) have

Tags: Constitutional Law, Consumer Protection, Fiduciary Duties, Legislation
Post date: Posted on: December 17, 2015

According to a recent 7th Circuit US Court of Appeals opinion authored by Judge Posner, the answer is “no.” In a Forbes article, Nick Sibilla of the Institute of Justice wrote about the case—Backpage.com, LLC v. Dart—and court’s opinion:

Tags: Constitutional Law, Consumer Protection, Legal Ethics, Social Media, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: December 12, 2015

At the China Law Blog, Dan Harris briefly answers this question as follows:

Tags: Comparative Law, Intellectual Property, International Law
Post date: Posted on: December 8, 2015

New Federal Rule of Civil Procedure (FRCP) amendments—mostly concerning e-discovery and Rules 26(b)(1) and 37(e)—took effect earlier this month.
 

Tags: Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Evidence, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: November 29, 2015

In the wake of campus protests across the country, the American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA) and the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) have issued statements, which should serve as reminders regarding the role of colleges and universities and the duties of administrato

Tags: Constitutional Law, Fiduciary Duties
Post date: Posted on: November 13, 2015

In the New Hampshire Business Review, Michael Drooff discusses New Hampshire’s revised state securities statute, which takes effect January 1, 2016:

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Bankruptcy, Corporations, Limited Liability Companies, Mergers and Acquisitions, Partnerships, Securities, Structured Finance
Post date: Posted on: November 1, 2015

The answer is "yes" according to a Bank of Finland Research Discussion Paper by Bill Francis of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Iftekhar Hasan of Fordham University, and Qiang Wu of the Bank of Finland.

From the abstract:

Tags: Business Ethics, Corporations, Fiduciary Duties, Intellectual Property, Law & Economics, Mergers and Acquisitions, Securities
Post date: Posted on: October 28, 2015

In a recent post, Eugene Volokh analyzes a complaint by numerous advocacy groups to the U.S.

Tags: Administrative Law, Constitutional Law, Social Media, Technology & Law

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