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100 Days to National Whistleblower Day 2018!

Attendees at the 2017 National Whistleblower Day celebration.Today marks the 100-day countdown to National Whistleblower Day, celebrated each year on July 30th. National Whistleblower Day commemorates the passing of America’s first whistleblower law on July 30th, 1778. This visionary action, … Continue reading

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National 406 Day and 8 EPIRB Tips

April 6th is National 406 Day. It is easy to remember, as the date (04/06) corresponds to the 406 MHz frequency used by these devices to transmit digital signals to satellites. These beacons are considered by many in the maritime … Continue reading

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NYPPL visitors by National Origin and Browser

Google Statistics reports that as of April 8, 2018 NYPPL visitors by National Origin and Browser used as follows:Pageviews by Countries Entry Pageviews United States 953174 France 172419 Ireland 118938 Russia 45640 Germany 36702 Ukraine 29809 China 18045 United Kingdom … Continue reading

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NAAC champs: Oklahoma wins 2018 National Appellate Advocacy Competition

Congratulations to the University of Oklahoma College of Law team of Johanna Roberts, Jennifer Hartsell Puckett, and Colby Byrd, champions of the 2017-2018 National Appellate Advocacy Competition. The final rounds were held from April 5-7 in Washington, D.C. Photos from … Continue reading

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Chinese National Convicted of Conspiracy to Steal Trade Secrets in Kansas

Recently, Newsweek has published an article titled, “A Chinese Scientist Stole American Rice and will Spend a Decade in Prison,” by Max Kunter.  The article explains how Mr. Zhang worked for a biotechnology company, Ventria, around Manhattan, Kansas (the location … Continue reading

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