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Updated Florida Irrevocable Trust Amendment Mechanisms [Florida]

By Charles (Chuck) Rubin & Jenna RubinFlorida practitioners will tell you that it is difficult to aggregate and analyze all the potential legal avenues to amending or terminating an irrevocable trust. We have previously created a map/chart that summarizes the … Continue reading

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Trump’s Twitter blocking violates First Amendment, court rules

Enlarge (credit: NurPhoto/Getty Images) A federal judge ruled on Wednesday that Donald Trump's use of the Twitter block button violated the First Amendment. The ruling has implications for any government official—federal, state, or local—who uses Twitter or other social media … Continue reading

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Refusal to be an "informant" protected by the First Amendment

Refusal to be an  "informant" protected by the First Amendment Burns v Martuscello, USCA Second Circuit, Docket No. 15-1631This decision appears to be one of "first impression" concerning "speech and speech-related activity as protected by the First Amendment" by the … Continue reading

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Draft SI – FSMA (Regulated Activities) (Amendment) Order 2018

On 10 May 2018, there was published on the legislation.gov.uk website a draft of The Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Regulated Activities) (Amendment) Order 2018 together with a draft explanatory memorandum and a draft de minimis assessment. The draft … Continue reading

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FAN 189 (First Amendment News) Justice Alito’s free speech jurisprudence continues to draw scholarly attention

Professor Garrett Epps Justice Samuel Alito is getting ever more attention in the world of First Amendment free speech jurisprudence. Two recent pieces, one an online essay, and the other a law review essay, examine that jurisprudence. Over at the … Continue reading

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