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Cruise Ship Rape Reporting: How Cruise Lines Attempt to Dodge the Bullet

If you are planning a cruise vacation, you should know that cruise ship rape and sexual assault are the two most common crimes reported at sea. However, what you may not know is that the cruise line will not necessarily … Continue reading

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AT&T’s attempt to buy Time Warner suffers a blow in court

Enlarge (credit: Mike Mozart) AT&T's court defense of its merger with Time Warner Inc. suffered a blow today, as a judge ruled against AT&T's attempt to find evidence that President Trump meddled in the government's merger review. AT&T claims that … Continue reading

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Why California’s Attempt to Make State Taxes a Charitable Deduction is Doomed

When your budget is out of balance there are two ways of getting it in balance: cutting spending or increasing revenue. For California’s Democratic politicians, the only way they want to balance the budget is to increase the revenue. The … Continue reading

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Congress' Attempt to Transfer Air Traffic Control to a Private Corporation Leaves a Great Deal to the Imagination

Up against a September 30th deadline for the passage of legislation before its recess, Congressman Bud Shuster introduced the 21st Century Aviation Innovation, Reform, and Reauthorization Act (“21st Century AIRR Act” or “Act”), H.R. 2997.  Although somewhat obscured by its … Continue reading

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Court Refuses "Back Door" Attempt at Claim Construction

Minemyer v. B-Roc Reps., Inc., No. 07 C 1763, Slip Op. (N.D. Ill. Mar. 22, 2011) (Cole, Mag. J.). Judge Cole denied defendants' summary judgment of noninfringement. The motion was premised upon an effort to amend the construction of "approximately … Continue reading

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