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European Parliament to EU: Turn over ACTA docs! (Ars Technica)

The European Parliament has demanded more transparency in the EU, and it made a point of singling out the controversial Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement. Parliament has been considering a general transparency bill, but one amendment to the bill demanded access to … Continue reading

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Jury Delivers $2.4M Verdict Against Philip Morris, but $0 Punitives, at Trial Over 31-Year-Old's Cancer Death

Stock image.  Miami—Jurors this week leveled a $2.4 million verdict against Philip Morris for its role in the death of a 31-year-old Florida smoker, but ultimately declined to impose punitive damages against the company. Chadwell v. Philip Morris, 2010CA17931. Read … Continue reading

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SEC Files Securities Fraud Suit Against Elon Musk Over Take-Private Tweets

Elon Musk’s August 7, 2018 Tweets, in which he had “secured” funding to take Tesla private at a substantial premium over the then-current share price, have already produced a storm of controversy and a series of securities class action lawsuits … Continue reading

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Over 80% of Lawyers Dislike Lawyers

Over 80% of lawyers dislike lawyers. For some lawyers, who have half-full glasses, the thought of not being disliked by 20% of any group is wonderful news. But why do lawyers dislike lawyers? Can’t we all just get along? “If … Continue reading

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Winning Over High-Income Consumers

If you're an accomplished attorney who has been named to a Super Lawyers or Rising Stars list, you know the attention to detail, the research, the legal scrutiny it takes to become a top lawyer. Legal consumers, especially high-income consumers, … Continue reading

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