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Women in law already face unique challenges, but for those practicing more than 20 years, the likelihood of continued longevity becomes even more stark.
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The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to consider the constitutionality of a Wisconsin law that authorizes warrantless blood draws from unconscious..
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Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom has agreed to pay more than $4.6 million to the U.S. Treasury and register retroactively as a foreign agent…
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The latest data page figures, compiled by Moneyfacts, are now available.
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Unregistered barrister Neil Frew worked at Bradford firm Chambers Solicitors.
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New offering will allow clerks and managers to benefit from representative body’s training and events. 
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In a prior blog on millennials and estate planning, I discussed its importance for the younger generation and the unintended consequences
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Special counsel Robert Mueller has evidence that President Donald Trump allegedly directed lawyer Michael Cohen to lie to Congress about negotiations to build a..
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Unregistered barrister Neil Frew worked at Bradford firm Chambers Solicitors.
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January 18, 2019 - Settlement funds required for new Express Entry immigrants coming to Canada have increased for 2019.
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A recent IRS notice provides a future path for employers to avoid ACA employer mandate penalties by reimbursing employees for a portion of the cost of individual..
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KL Snapshot is a bi-monthly newsletter encompassing the latest articles and seminars of the Paris-based lawyers.
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On January 9, 2019, the California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) took a further – and potentially final – step toward exempting..
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The Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 2, which amends several federal statutes, including the Canada Business Corporations Act, received royal assent on..
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Last year ushered in a number of changes to the Canadian pharmaceutical and life sciences sector.
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Over the course of 2018, the FTC brought several actions against US companies for violations of the Privacy Shield program.
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On December 24, 2018, the Federal Environmental Council published Resolution No. 492 ("Resolution"), regulating two phases of the Air Pollution Control Program..
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IT fix will involve temporarily deleting practitioners' inboxes, which will take up to two weeks to restore.
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Last month, Michigan became the 10th state, and the first in the Midwest, to legalize the recreational use of marijuana.
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Winter is upon us in the tri-state area, we've already been hit with quite a snowstorm and we're undoubtedly due for more as we head further into our coldest..
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Effective Dec. 31, 2018, important changes are coming to New York's wage and hour laws covering private employers in the hotel and restaurant industries.
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Despite indications earlier this year that changes to the NLRB election rules would be coming quickly, and despite pressure from business groups to make such..
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Employers continue to face challenges managing employee requests for additional or extended medical leaves of absence for employees who are not eligible for or..
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Several studies show that the total cost of losing an employee can range from tens of thousands of dollars to 150 percent of the employee's annual salary.
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With the incorporation of the CMF, the figure of a Superintendent is eliminated, being replaced by a Council, composed of 4 commissioners and a president.
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Data integrity means complete, consistent and accurate recording of data. This requires an original or true copy of contemporaneously recorded data that is..
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Judge says parties should devote their energy and resources to getting on with the action.
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System has its place - but only for administering simple estates, solicitors warn. 
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When the federal government partially shut down on December 22, 2018, so did E-Verify, the online system for verifying a new hire's eligibility to work.
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On January 8, 2019, in a unanimous opinion written by Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh, the Supreme Court ruled that where parties have agreed to delegate..
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On January 15, 2019, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments in a hotly-contested case involving a challenge by hospitals over when Medicare's instructions to..
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On December 31, 2018, the Department of the Treasury ("Treasury") and the Internal Revenue Service (the "IRS") released Notice 2019-09 (the "Notice"),
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As an update to our prior blog about a potential DOJ reversal of the 2011 Wire Act Opinion, you can read more about the DOJ Opinion
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Selling products on a door to door basis is a tactic that certain businesses use to spread the word on their services or products, or it may be used in the case..
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Die Grundstücksicherung stellt im Entwicklungsprozess von Immobilienprojekten einen zentralen Meilenstein dar.
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Last week, the Financial Conduct Authority ("FCA") published a letter addressed to the CEOs of all regulated firms concerning financial promotions.
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The clothing one wears often provides a great way to express taste and personality.
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Post SAS, there are fewer exceptions to IPR estoppel. Indeed, the absence of partial institutions has led to many courts finding the "reasonably could have..
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At the beginning of 1987, Turkey set up various Free Zones. The First Free Trade Zone was built up in Mersin and Antalya in 1985.
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In most situations, a patent is the only way to deter a competitor from taking and using a company's innovations.
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As users increasingly use nontraditional modes of communication, such as social media and instant messaging applications, email and VoIP, in place of traditional..
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In Sciabacucchi v. Salzberg, C.A. No. 2017-0931-JTL, 2018 WL 6719718 (Del. Ch. Dec. 19, 2018), the Delaware Court of Chancery (Laster, V.C.) held that a..
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As the Legislative Assembly will not sit again until February 2019, these changes may take some time before they come into effect.
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The appeal of VANDU to the BC Supreme Court (BCSC) was successful.
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On January 10, ESMA published its first annual statistical report on the performance and costs of retail investment products in the EU (ESMA 50-165-731).
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H.R. 1, the first bill introduced by the Democratic leadership in the House of Representatives, focuses largely on reforms to the political process
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On January 9, 2019 the Ontario Government issued a news release announcing that it is seeking input on how to make auto insurance more affordable.
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Historically, the general rule adopted was that all clauses in restraint of trade were considered invalid.
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Firms may need to retool or update their accounting and data collection systems to increase the ease of identifying these expenses in the future.
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