Tag Archives: Advance

Take a Survey to Advance the Store of Knowledge

by Michael DorfA team of researchers from Stony Brook University have asked me to help them study the role that emotion plays in politics. I have completed the survey myself, and it only took me about ten minutes. The survey … Continue reading

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Appellate Briefing in Constitutional Challenge to Texas Advance Directives Act

The appellate briefing in Kelly v. Houston Methodist Hospital has begun.  This case challenges the constitutionality of the dispute resolution provisions in the Texas Advance Directives Act. Last year, the trial court dismissed the action, because the patient had already … Continue reading

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Advance Directives for VSED

Later this year, Canada will consider extending medical aid in dying (MAID) to patients through advance directive. While some U.S. legislatures have introduced bills to do the same, it seems unlikely that any such bill will pass. In the meantime, … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Court Requires Insurers to Advance Insureds’ Defense Costs

In the following guest post, Syed Ahmad, Brittany Davidson, and Andrea DeField of Hunton & Williams LLP take a look at a very interesting New York trial court decision relating to D&O insurers’ duty to advance defense costs. I would … Continue reading

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Exclusive First Look: Ravel Law’s Integration with Lexis Advance

Daniel Lewis was just in his second year at Stanford Law School when he had an idea for a different way to do legal research, as I recounted in this 2014 ABA Journal article. His idea was to display search … Continue reading

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