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Maryland Bans Polystyrene and Enacts 31 other New Environmental Laws

The Maryland General Assembly, the state’s legislative body meets in regular session for 90 days each year beginning the second Wednesday in January to act on more than 2,500 pieces of legislation. On sine die, when the legislature adjourned at … Continue reading

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Carnival Cruise Line Bans Guests Caught in a Broken Elevator

A reader of Cruise Law News sent this link to me today. It seems that after an elevator malfunctioned on the Carnival Inspiration last weekend, with five guests inside, Carnival handled the situation poorly according to the comments posted online. … Continue reading

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SCOTUS asked to reject CFTC’s proximate cause theory and authority to impose lifetime industry bans

By Brad Rosen, J.D.Precious metals dealer Southern Trust Metals, Loreley Overseas Corporation, an overseas affiliate, and its principal Robert Escobio, in a petition for writ of certiorari, are asking the United States Supreme Court to overturn an Eleventh Circuit ruling … Continue reading

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New Dos and Don’ts: New York City Bans Discrimination Based On Hairstyle

On February 18, 2019, the New York City Commission on Human Rights (the “NYCCHR”) released new legal enforcement guidance (the “Guidance”) regarding discrimination on the basis of natural hair and hairstyles. In the Guidance, the NYCCHR advised employers that “[t]he … Continue reading

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ANTISOCIAL MEDIA: Censored: Facebook Bans Conservative Articles on Jussie Smollett Hate Hoax….

ANTISOCIAL MEDIA: Censored: Facebook Bans Conservative Articles on Jussie Smollett Hate Hoax. Read more detail on Recent Law Professor posts –

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