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Court of Appeals Hears Argument On "Serious Injury" in NY Auto Cases (What Should They Do?)

The tangle of New York's "serious injury" threshold in auto cases came before the state's highest court yesterday, and the pending decision could hopefully abate the flood of summary judgment motion practice that is has inspired. Three cases were on … Continue reading

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Appeals court: Apple can continue to restrict OS X to Mac hardware

Apple has the right to continue restricting its operating systems to its own hardware thanks to a decision handed down by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday. Circuit Judge Mary Schroeder wrote in her opinion that Apple's Mac … Continue reading

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2012 Amount in Controversy for Medicare Appeals Issued

Medicare Part A and Part B providers and suppliers appealing Medicare audit decisions at the administrative law judge ("ALJ") level or through a judicial review must meet an amount in controversy ("AIC") threshold amount pursuant to regulation at 42 CFR … Continue reading

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Vietnamese Refugee Nominated to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals

From the White House: President Obama Nominates Judge Jacqueline H. Nguyen to Serve on the United States Court of Appeals WASHINGTON – Today, President Obama nominated Judge Jacqueline H. Nguyen to the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth… … Continue reading

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Uganda appeals court grants ex-LRA rebel amnesty

[JURIST] The Uganda Constitutional Court [official website] ruled [materials] Thursday that former Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) [JURIST news archive] rebel Thomas Kwoyelo is entitled to amnesty under the country’s Amnesty Act of 2000 [text]. Kwoyelo was charged [JURIST report] in … Continue reading

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