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Trump Taps 9 In Latest Round Of Judicial Nominations – Law360

Law360, Washington (February 12, 2018, 12:09 PM EST) — President Donald Trump nominated several attorneys to appellate judgeships in the Ninth, Seventh and Fifth circuits on Monday, the latest picks to fill out some of the highest-profile vacancies in the … Continue reading

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NYT – On Tour With Notorious R.B.G., Judicial Rock Star

Her fans call her Notorious R.B.G., a nod to the rapper Notorious B.I.G., and Justice Ginsburg embraces the connection: “They say that Bob Dylan, 76, is on a never-ending tour. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who is eight years older and … Continue reading

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New Rules for Judicial Conduct and Judicial Disability Proceedings Take Effect Next Month

The Judicial Conference of the United States has approved the first-ever binding, nationwide set of rules for handling conduct and disability complaints against federal judges. The new 29 Rules for Judicial Conduct and Judicial Disability Proceedings, which take effect in… … Continue reading

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Ladd on Judicial Ritualization

Kevin Ladd (Lycee Michel De Montaigne) has posted  Grimaces Et Lèvres Pincées: Remarques Sur La Ritualisation Judiciaire (Pascal, Wittgenstein) (Grimaces and Pursed Lips: Remarks on the Judicial Ritualization – Pascal, Wittgenstein) (Oñati Socio-Legal Series, Vol. 8, No. 3, 2018) on SSRN.  Here … Continue reading

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USPTO Updates Section 101 “Subject Matter Eligibility” Judicial Decisions References

Ann Robl You may be aware that the USPTO has a “Subject Matter Eligibility” webpage with links to resources regarding how patent examiners are to evaluate claims for patent subject matter eligibility under 35 U.S.C. § 101. This month, the … Continue reading

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