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Unjust Dismissal – A Powerful Remedy for Dismissed Employees in the Federal Sector

For most dismissed employees in Canada, a wrongful dismissal lawsuit is the best way to get a proper severance package if negotiations fail.  Fortunately, most employers are willing to provide or negotiate reasonable arrangements, so litigation is not always a … Continue reading

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The perilous life of computer virus cracker making powerful enemies online

BBC: “Fabian is world renowned for destroying ransomware – the viruses sent out by criminal gangs to extort money. Because of this, he lives a reclusive existence, always having to be one step ahead of the cyber criminals. He has … Continue reading

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The Politically Powerful and Judicial Review

Aaron Tang, Rethinking Political Power in Judicial Review, __ Cal. L. Rev. __, (forthcoming 2019), available at SSRN. Fred O. Smith, Jr. Courts and commentators have long debated the proper role of judicial review in democracies, particularly the question of how deferential … Continue reading

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Twitter Gets Powerful Win in “Must-Carry” Lawsuit–Taylor v. Twitter

This is one of several lawsuits brought by disseminators of anti-social content (in this case, white supremacist content) seeking to prevent social media providers from cutting them off. In June, the lower court surprisingly rejected Twitter’s dismissal motion for the … Continue reading

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A simple yet powerful tool to support policy analysis and discovery for better decision-making

“The STIP Compass is an initiative of the European Commission and the OECD to collect together in one place quantitative and qualitative data on national trends in science, technology and innovation (STI) policy. The portal supports the continuous monitoring and … Continue reading

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