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Quebec Court of Appeal Upholds Ruling Favouring Dad Over Biological Father

Quebec’s Court of Appeal recently found that a man listed as the father of a toddler in Quebec will remain listed on his birth certificate, despite objections of another man who was found to the child’s biological father. What Happened? … Continue reading

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The Beginning of the End for Public Sector Unions? U.S. Supreme Court Bans Mandatory Union Fees

By:  Alex Lee   The U.S. Supreme Court’s recent 5-4 decision on June 27, 2018 in Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, was a landmark decision finding that laws requiring non-union member public-sector employees to pay … Continue reading

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Court Hears Case Regarding Child Neglect

Matter of Michael A. 2018 NY Slip Op 05154 July 11, 2018 Continue reading Read more detail on Recent Family Law posts –

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Florida Court Adopts Delaware’s Strict Standard for Review of Disclosure-Only Settlements

In a series of rulings that culminated in the January 2016 decision in the Trulia case, the Delaware courts evinced their hostility to the disclosure-only settlements that so often characterize the resolution of merger objection lawsuits. Since that time claimants … Continue reading

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Supreme Court Narrows Ability to Recover Internal Investigation Costs

In January, this blog previewed the Supreme Court’s grant of certiorari in Lagos v. United States to resolve a circuit split regarding whether companies could recover costs of internal investigations under the Mandatory Victims Restitution Act (MVRA). At the end … Continue reading

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