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Under the Sea, Under the ©? Ninth Circuit Considers Art Inspired by Nature

Folkens (left) vs. Wyland (right) By Yonah Reback The intersection of copyright law and the animal kingdom reached new heights during the global phenomenon of Naruto v. Slater. When wildlife photographer David Slater traveled to the jungles of Indonesia in … Continue reading

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California Supreme Court Considers Same-Sex Marriage

“The California Supreme Court peppered both sides of the same-sex marriage debate with questions today in a 3½-hour hearing into whether the state law defining marriage as the union of a man and a woman is constitutional. The hearing dealt… … Continue reading

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Court Considers Length of and Reasons for Delay in "Late Notice" Cases

To make a claim for hurricane damage to property, you must first notify the insurance carrier of the damage. Most policies require the policyholder to provide this notice with some degree of expediency, usually "prompt" notice. Unfortunately, most policies do … Continue reading

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Federal appeals court considers Oklahoma Sharia law ban

[JURIST] The US Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit [official website] on Monday heard arguments over whether state courts can consider international law—and in particular, Sharia law—in their decisions. State Question 755 [text, PDF] allows state courts to look … Continue reading

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ASIC considers relief for proxy voting on the remuneration report resolution

ASIC has released Information Sheet 144 Annual general meetings: Voting on the remuneration report resolution on the new provisions on remuneration report resolutions for listed companies and the circumstances in which ASIC may provide relief to chairpersons at annual general … Continue reading

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