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EU – Experts appointed to the High-Level Group on Fake News and online disinformation

European Commission: “Following an open selection process, the Commission has appointed 39 experts to a new High Level Group (HLEG) on fake news and online disinformation. It comprises representatives of the civil society, social media platforms, news media organisations, journalists … Continue reading

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Report – Majority of Americans Believe Govt Does Bad Job Fighting Corruption

“The US faces a wide range of domestic challenges related to the abuse of entrusted power for private gain, which is Transparency International’s definition of corruption. Key issues include the influence of wealthy individuals over government; “pay to play” politics and … Continue reading

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New York Personal Injury Lawyer’s Hawaiian Vacation Teaches Lessons on Personal Injury Law

Since I am a New York personal injury lawyer, you might think I never met a personal injury case I didn’t like.  Nothing could be further from the truth.  I reject more injury cases than I take.  One reason I … Continue reading

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Avoiding Financial Pitfalls in a Divorce

There are some common things that a person may be advised not to do when it comes to a divorce. For example, people are encouraged not to post too much information about the divorce on social media, not to make … Continue reading

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CEDAW Rising!

By: Francisco (“Fran”) Rivera Juaristi, Santa Clara School of Law As we prepare for this weekend’s women’s marches, I am happy to report that last month the County of Santa Clara finally adopted a CEDAW ordinance! It took us (the… … Continue reading

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