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Federal judge refuses to block Kansas abortion insurance law

[JURIST] A judge for the US District Court for the District of Kansas [official website] denied an injunction [opinion, PDF] on Thursday against a Kansas law [HB 2075 materials] that prohibits insurance companies from including coverage for abortion [JURIST news … Continue reading

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Alabama Federal Judge Refuses to Strike Provisions in New Law

CBS September 28, 2011. The NewYorkTimes has called this policy the cruelest in the nation. According to CBS, "The court fight will likely continue over Alabama's immigration law, now that a judge has refused to block key parts of it. … Continue reading

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Copyright Board Refuses to Require Transactional Licenses from Access Copyright or its Rights Holders

The Copyright Board today released a decision denying AUCC's request to amend the interim Access Copyright post-secondary tariff to force Access Copyright to issue transactional licenses. Prof. Katz, who is participating personally in this tariff proceeding, had proposed an arguably … Continue reading

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Court Refuses "Back Door" Attempt at Claim Construction

Minemyer v. B-Roc Reps., Inc., No. 07 C 1763, Slip Op. (N.D. Ill. Mar. 22, 2011) (Cole, Mag. J.). Judge Cole denied defendants' summary judgment of noninfringement. The motion was premised upon an effort to amend the construction of "approximately … Continue reading

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Air Canada Refuses to Divide Pilots' Pensions With Their Former Spouses

In a case from B.C.'s Supreme Court, Canada's national airline has been ordered to comply with B.C.'s Family Relations Act and divide a pilot's Air Canada supplemental pension with his estranged wife. In most jurisdictions, including British Columbia, employment pensions … Continue reading

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