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More on ICBC's Subrogated Costs Rights (Or Lack Thereof)

Earlier this year the BC Supreme Court released reasons for judgement finding that when a Defendant succeeds in a lawsuit and is awarded costs the order is for their benefit not their insurer. In short the Court held that ICBC … Continue reading

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Party Cannot Lack Standing to be Sued

Richards v. Burgett, Inc., No. 10 C 7580, Slip Op. (N.D. Ill. Apr. 4, 2011) (Lindberg, Sen. J.). Judge Lindberg denied the Burgett Bros. defendants' and the ASC defendant's motions to dismiss plaintiff's trademark infringement claims related to the GEORGE … Continue reading

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Lack of Common Law Marriage in New Mexico Creates Property Division Challenges in Breakup of Unmarried Couples

As the song says, breaking up is hard to do and that adage is true in any situation. It can be even more difficult when the parties who are breaking up have children or own property together. The New Mexico … Continue reading

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Banking Committee Republicans Cite Lack of CFPB Accountability in Senate Hearings on Director Confirmation

At the Senate Banking Committee nomination hearing for CFPB Director-designate Richard Cordray, Ranking Member Richard Shelby (R-Ala), referring to a May 2 letter sent by 44 Republican Senators to President Obama, said that the Committee should not consider any nominee … Continue reading

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Pro Se Claimant's Inadequate Briefing and Lack of Evidence Required Dismissal

In Goins v. Director, OWCP, the pro se claimant sought review of an order from the Benefits Review Board ("BRB") affirming the dismissal of his Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act ("LHWCA") claim. Although the claimant's brief was "not a … Continue reading

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