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Amidst legal battle, Gearbox CEO says he left USB stick of porn at Medieval Times [Updated]

Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford, recreated in a photo illustration of the game Borderlands's cover art. (credit: Photo illustration by Aurich Lawson) A pair of lawsuits filed in Collin County and Dallas County District Courts late last year came to light … Continue reading

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Contentious SEC-Timbervest battle comes to a relatively peaceful resolution

By Brad Rosen, J.D. The SEC and Timbervest LLC have come to terms ending their acrimonious and high-stakes litigation dating back to September 2013. According to the Commission order in this matter, the SEC found that Timbervest violated Section 204 … Continue reading

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Treaty won, battle lost? Reviewing developments in international tax law

No one would ever suggest international tax law is simple, but with Canada’s impending ratification of the OECD’s Multilateral Convention to Implement Tax Treaty Related Measures to Prevent Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (the “MLI“), a new layer of complexity … Continue reading

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Publishers Escalate Legal Battle Against ResearchGate

Inside Higher Education: American Chemical Society and Elsevier are again suing academic networking site ResearchGate in an attempt to stop it distributing copyrighted research papers. “ResearchGate, a popular for-profit academic social network that makes it easy to find and download … Continue reading

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Case Law Development: Childs Opinion Should Be Considered in Custody Battle over Circumcision of Ad

The Oregon Supreme Court held that a custodial father’s decision to have his 12-year-old son circumcised so the child can convert to Judaism may provide a basis for a change in circumstances allowing a custody modification if the boy opposes… … Continue reading

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