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Proposed amendment to 2 NYCRR 315.5 will permit certain special duty assignments performed by sworn officers to qualify as public safety overtime in determining the individual's retirement allowance

Proposed amendment to 2 NYCRR 315.5 will permit certain special duty assignments performed by sworn officers to qualify as public safety overtime in determining the individual's retirement allowanceSource: New York State Register, February 13, 2019 The Department of Audit and … Continue reading

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California State Courts Continue to Validate Assignments for the Benefit of Creditors

In 2005, in a blow to assignments for the benefit of creditors ("ABC") in California, the Ninth Circuit in Sherwood Partners Inc. v. Lycos ("Sherwood I"), 394 F.3d 1198 (9th Cir. 2005), held that an assignee in an ABC cannot … Continue reading

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Life Insurance Assignments

This 2018, Fort Worth Court of Appeals opinion is unique and involves a situation most life insurance lawyers will not ever see, however, it is worth knowing about due to some of the ruling by the appeals court.  The case … Continue reading

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Reality-Testing Questions for Real Life and Simulations – and Ideas for Stone Soup Assignments

Litigation offers many potential benefits.  It can help people solve difficult problems, make relationships and institutions function properly, and promote justice.  It enables people to enlist legitimate, independent government officials to resolve disputes when the parties can’t resolve disputes themselves.  … Continue reading

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Women in Congress 1917-2018: Service Dates and Committee Assignments by Member, and Lists by State and Congress

CRS Report via FAS – Women in Congress 1917-2018: Service Dates and Committee Assignments by Member, and Lists by State and Congress. February 6, 2018. “In total, 327 women have been elected or appointed to Congress, 212 Democrats and 115 … Continue reading

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