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Accurate statement that SPLC called a group a "hate group" isn't plausibly misleading without more

Liberty Counsel, Inc. v. GuideStar USA, Inc., — Fed.Appx. —-, 2018 WL 4339716 (Mem), No. 18-1157 (4th Cir. Sept. 11, 2018)Who controls procedure controls substance.  The district court granted GuideStar’s motion to dismiss Liberty’s Lanham Act false advertising claim against … Continue reading

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Join a study group or not? That’s up to you—literally

Not far behind the plethora of recommendations incoming first-year law students receive—most commonly, “Make sure you practice hypos” and “Be sure to look over practice tests”—is a surprisingly controversial suggestion: “Make sure you get into a study group.” Some law … Continue reading

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Environmental and Land Use Lawyer Martin Stratte Joins JMBM’s Natural Resources and Mining Group

We are pleased to announce that Martin Stratte has joined us at Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP and is a member of JMBM’s Natural Resources and Mining Group, and our Construction and Building Materials Group.  Martin’s practice focuses on … Continue reading

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Working Group on euro risk-free rates recommends ESTER as new euro risk-free rate

On 13 September 2018, the European Central Bank (ECB) published a press release outlining the recommendations of the private sector working group on euro-risk free rates (the Working Group). The Working Group has recommended that the euro short-term rate (ESTER) … Continue reading

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Investors in 1st Global Capital Notes Solicited by Advisors Including Goldstone Financial Group May Have Options for Recovering Their Losses

Numerous advisors around the country, including reportedly advisors working at Goldstone Financial Group in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, may have sold retail investors interests in the now-bankrupt 1st Global group of companies. As we discussed in recent blog posts, a $283 … Continue reading

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