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Modified Legal Writing Tips

I’ve been tweaking my student legal writing tips again.  Comments and suggestions for improvement are always welcomed. The post Modified Legal Writing Tips appeared first on Discourse.net. Read more detail on Recent Constitutional Law posts –

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The Future of Patents on Genetically Modified Organisms in India

Earlier this year, the Supreme Court of India set aside an order of the division bench of the Delhi High Court that revoked a patent granted on genetically modified cotton, holding that the single bench of the High Court should … Continue reading

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Benefits available to certain New York City management personnel modified by subsequent personnel order issued by the mayor

Benefits available to certain New York City management personnel modified by subsequent personnel order issued by the mayorMatter of Kinach v de Blasio, 2018 NY Slip Op 04425, Appellate Division, First DepartmentThe New York City Mayor's Personnel Order No. 2016/1 … Continue reading

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When Can Spousal Maintenance Be Modified?

Absent any language stating otherwise, the terms of a spousal maintenance agreement are modifiable when either party has a significant change of circumstances. Examples include a change in: Employment status; Income; Marital status; Tax implications of the agreement; or The … Continue reading

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Supreme Court issues slightly modified opinion in Ex-Parte: Carter

On April 11, 2018 the Supreme Court issued a slightly modified opinion of its March 21, 2018 decision in Ex-Parte: Carter. It appears to have made three minor changes that do not affect the general ruling. First, it adds a … Continue reading

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