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New Volume: Czech Yearbook of Public & Private International Law

The latest volume of the Czech Yearbook of Public & Private International Law (Vol. 8, 2017) is out. Contents include:Symposium: Law of International ResponsibilityPavel Šturma, Introduction to Section “Symposium: Law of International Responsibility” Josef Mrázek. Peremptory Norms of International Law … Continue reading

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The Key to Maintaining Public Charity Status

In this article, Michael Sorrells explains how 501(c)(3)s maintain their public charity status. Many charities must undergo an annual public support test to maintain their public charity and tax exempt status. The test is completed annually on Schedule A. Organizations… … Continue reading

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Two public policy reversals, last chance agreements, and call out pay

Minn. court overturns award reinstating police officer accused of failing to report use of forceThe Minnesota Court of Appeals has refused to uphold an arbitrator's award reinstating a police officer who was dismissed for alleged use of excessive force and for … Continue reading

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Public Interest Groups in ICANN Appeal to New President For Fairer Treatment For Civil Society

The organization that represents Non-Commercial Internet Users in the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) issued an open letter to the Board this week, expressing concern about the possible failure of ICANNs attempt to balance the representation of … Continue reading

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D.C. Court: Accessing Public Information is Not a Computer Crime

Good news for anyone who uses the Internet as a source of information: A district court in Washington, D.C. has ruled that using automated tools to access publicly available information on the open web is not a computer crime—even when … Continue reading

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