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House Approves Legislation to Eliminate Duplicative Consumer Privacy Notices

The U.S. House of Representatives approved by a voice vote on April 14 an amendment to the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act that will provide an exemption from annual privacy notice updates for financial institutions that do not share non-public consumer information with … Continue reading

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Virginia House and Senate Both Pass Medical Futility Bills

Last Tuesday, the Virginia Senate passed S.B. 222. Today, the Virginia House passed H.B. 226 (81 to 19). These bills permit Virginia clinicians to withhold or withdraw life-sustaining treatment without consent and even over patient or surrogate objections. Read more … Continue reading

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Article by Marc Smiley in Today’s Daily Business Review: “Delay Causes Loss for HOA in Lawsuit Over House Color”

The firm’s Marc A. Smiley authored an article that appeared as a Board of Contributors guest column in today’s edition of the Daily Business Review, South Florida’s exclusive business daily and official court newspaper.  The article, which is titled “Delay … Continue reading

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Curry house chef not guilty of Tonypandy chilli powder attack – BBC News

‘A curry house chef who threw chilli powder into a customer’s eyes after he complained about “rubbery” chicken, has been found not guilty of assault.’ Full StoryBBC News, 9th February 2018Source: www.bbc.co.uk Read more detail on Recent Law Librarian posts … Continue reading

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House GOP Releases Controversial Nunes Memo Alleging DOJ and FBI FISA Abuses During the 2016 Election

On Friday, February 2, 2018, House Republicans, with the approval of the Trump administration, released the four-page Nunes memo. The controversial memo, written by Rep. Devin Nunes, the Republican chairman of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, alleges Foreign … Continue reading

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