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Judicial review of student disciplinary action taken by a private college or university is limited to whether the institution substantially complied with its own rules

A New York Supreme Court denied a petition filed by a student [Student] attending a private institution of higher education [Institution]. Student had asked the court to annul the Institution's decision affirming a hearing committee's suspending the Student for one … Continue reading

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Federal Court Rejects Insurer’s Narrow Interpretation of Securities Insuring Agreement and Applies Notice-Prejudice Rule to Financial Institution Bond

A federal court last month turned away an insurer’s legal arguments seeking to avoid financial institution bond coverage for a bank’s losses resulting from a borrower’s use of forged documents to obtain a $3.6 million loan.  In doing so, the … Continue reading

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Forthcoming from Routledge: Pierre Legendre: Lessons III: God in the Mirror: A Study of the Institution of Images (2018) @routledgebooks

Forthcoming: Pierre Legendre, Lessons III: God in the Mirror: A Study of the Institution of Images (Translated by P. G. Young (Routledge, 2018). Here from the publisher's website is a description of the book's contents. In the context of our … Continue reading

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Disclaimer Before Institution of IPR Results In Adverse Judgment And Estoppel

A disclaimer of challenged patent claims before an IPR is instituted may result in a final adverse judgment against the patent owner, triggering estoppel provisions that preclude the assertion of other claims that are not patentably distinct from those disclaimed… … Continue reading

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Brookings Institution Invites Young Scholars to Participate at a Global Governance Audit

Please see the below announcement from the Brookings Institution: Brookings Institution Invites Young Scholars to Participate at a Global Governance Audit The growing significance of global interdependence is well understood, as is the inherent difficulty of managing global problems through… … Continue reading

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