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Another Lawsuit Emerges in the Aaron Hernandez Legal Saga

Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez recently filed suit on behalf of her daughter against the estates of the three men Aaron Hernandez was accused of killing. Shayanna is hoping that by filing the suit she can protect the proceeds gained from the… … Continue reading

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Canadian Arts-World Marriage Ends in Divorce After Highly Public Two Year Legal Battle

We have previously blogged about the high-profile divorce between Eleanor McCain (heiress to the McCain Foods fortune) and Jeff Melanson (former President and CEO of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra). The Globe and Mail now reports that, after an almost two … Continue reading

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Barrozo on the  Institutional Conditions of Contemporary Legal Thought

Paulo Barrozo (Boston College – Law School) has posted Institutional Conditions of Contemporary Legal Thought (In C. Tomlins & J. Desautels-Stein (Eds.), Searching for Contemporary Legal Thought (Cambridge University Press, 2017)) on SSRN.  Here is the abstract: This Chapter contribution to C. … Continue reading

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Legal Analytics – 90% Percent Says Value Add, Roughly One-Third Says Invaluable

Recently, our friends at Lex Machina made me aware of a legal analytics survey conducted by ALM and LexisNexis® Legal & Professional that revealed the value of this powerful tool for success in the practice of law. What follows is … Continue reading

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Become a part of legal history – enter the Morris L. Cohen competition

Would you like the chance to win a trip to Chicago and present a paper this July at a national conference? Then enter the Tenth Annual Morris L. Cohen Student Essay Competition! ‘That the Future May Learn from the Past’ … Continue reading

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