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Trump’s Tax Reform Affects Settlements of Sexual Harassment Claims, But Training Remains the Best Answer

Just days before we rang in 2018, in the wake of the #MeToo movement, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act became the law, including the special clause titled “Denial of Deduction for Settlements Subject to Nondisclosure Agreements Paid in Connection … Continue reading

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D&O Policy Rescission Upheld Despite Poorly Written Application Question and Arguably Correct Answer

Insurance policies are of course written documents, dependent upon standard conventions of grammar and usage in order to establish their meaning. A recent unpublished opinion from the Ninth Circuit wrestled with the grammar rules involved when an insurance application’s question … Continue reading

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Trump’s Answer To Nursing Home Regulations? Get Rid Of The Rules!

Reprint from motherjones.com by Kevin Drum The LA Times reports that nursing homes are cesspools of infection: A Kaiser Health News analysis of four years of federal inspection records shows 74% of nursing homes have been cited for lapses in … Continue reading

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Typical Law School Socratic Method Question and Answer

The following was a conversation in an IP class between a professor and student at UC Davis Law School. Professor: Did the supreme court completely disavow the TSM (teaching-suggestion-motivation) test? Student: No. Professor: Why do you say that? Student: Based … Continue reading

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Is family test the answer to Broken Britain?

In the charred and smoking aftermath of the worst riots this country has seen for (at least) a generation, Prime Minster David Cameron seems to have woken up to the fact that families could be at the heart of mending … Continue reading

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