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Provisions to Watch During Farm Bill Debate

The Senate and the House have passed their respective versions of the 2018 farm bill. The Senate passed its bill by a vote of 86-11 on June 28, 2018, and the House passed its more partisan bill by a vote … Continue reading

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The Big Apple takes a bite out of Bill Clinton’s powers (Clinton v. City of New York)

This is the latest in a series of Quimbee.com case brief videos. Have you signed up for your Quimbee membership? The American Bar Association offers three months of Quimbee study aids (a $72 value) for law student members. And if you go Premium, you’ll receive Quimbee … Continue reading

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A new “Passenger Bill of Rights” is en route

The rights of air passengers in Canada are soon to be enhanced.  After several revisions and hours of Parliamentary debate, the Federal government enacted the Transportation Modernization Act on May 23, 2018.  As part of this new statute, the Canadian … Continue reading

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Proposed Bill Would Allow Judges to Consider Pets’ Best Interests In Rhode Island Divorces

Currently, pets are treated as property in divorces. However, a bill proposed in last year’s legislative session of the Rhode Island state government would change that. Though it has stalled in committee, the bill would allow judges to consider the … Continue reading

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House Bill Seeks to Abolish PTAB & AIA

Political Theater & Patent Reform The Stronger Patent Act has failed to gain traction for several years now. The Bill is deemed to one-sided, proposing legislative changes that would effectively kill AIA trial proceedings. Strangely, a new bill was introduced last … Continue reading

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