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President Offers “Compromise” to End Government Shutdown

Facing mounting pressure from the American public, the President delivered his last-ditch effort offering what he termed a “compromise” to gain support for his controversial wall and put an end to what has been a long-drawn-out government shutdown. In Saturday’s … Continue reading

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The Federal Government Offers a Case Study in Bad Email Tracking

EFF: “The U.S. government sends a lot of emails. Like any large, modern organization, it wants to “optimize” for “user engagement” using “analytics” and “big data.” In practice, that means tracking the people it communicates with—secretly, thoroughly, and often, insecurely. … Continue reading

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HNBA conference’s Law Student and Young Lawyer CLE Track offers valuable skills

Law schools have traditionally focused on teaching law students about the theory and doctrine of the law.  However, with the higher demands and expectations of new associates, it is imperative to learn skills not traditionally taught in law school.  Anyone … Continue reading

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The Patent Office Offers Some Guidance on Patent Subject Matter Eligibility

The 2019 Guidance The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has just issued its 2019 Revised Patent Subject Matter Eligibility Guidance for use by USPTO personnel, which took effect January 7, 2019. The Guidance changes the procedures patent examiners … Continue reading

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Man Offers Pot as Payment for McDonald’s Order

The patron of a McDonald’s drive-thru who allegedly tried to pay for his food with cannabis had his munchie-run go up in smoke when the manager alerted the authorities about the attempted deal. A little after 1:00 am, a manager … Continue reading

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