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Estonia set to introduce ‘AI judge’ in small claims court to clear court backlog

Our associate Tara Vasdani recently wrote about the modernization of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice via the launch of an electronic document delivery system. Now, Tara has written an article for The Lawyer’s Daily about how one country plans … Continue reading

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Judge Robert J. Bryan Awards Fisherman Attorneys’ Fees for Vessel’s Underpayment of Fishing Wages in Schutt v. Gardner (WDWA Cause No. 18-5832 RJB)

ORDER ON CROSS MOTIONS FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT This matter comes before the Court on the Plaintiff’s Motion for Summary Judgment (Dkt. 16) and the Defendants’ Cross Motion for Summary Judgment (Dkt. 20). The Court has considered the pleadings filed in … Continue reading

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Under What Circumstances Will a Judge Enter Default Judgment as a Sanction for Spoliation of Evidence?

Author: Caiti DerenzeCase Citation: Organik Kimya, et al. v. ITC, 843 F.3d 994 (U.S. App. 2017)Employee/Personnel/Employer Implicated: EmployeeseLesson Learned: Parties facing litigation need to give employees a litigation hold notice.Tweet this: Destroying evidence can lead to a default judgment. What … Continue reading

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Tesla’s Elon Musk and S.E.C. Have 2 Weeks to Resolve Dispute, Judge Says

The Securities and Exchange Commission had asked the judge to hold Mr. Musk in contempt of court for a Twitter post about Tesla’s production goal for the year. Read more detail on Recent Business Law posts –

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UK Judge Says Men have a "Fundamental Human Right" to Sex with their Wives

From The Guardian: A row has erupted after a judge spoke in court about the “fundamental human right” of a man to have sex with his wife. The remark was made by Mr Justice Hayden, who had been asked to… … Continue reading

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