Tag Archives: Relevance

survey isn't evidence of actual deception, court says in First Amendment case w/TM relevance

Express Oil Change, L.L.C v. Mississippi Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers & Surveyors, No. 18-60144 (5th Cir. Feb. 19, 2019) Just as a matter of client advocacy, it is time for these First Amendment cases about the government’s near-inability … Continue reading

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Laws of 2018 of particular relevance to public employers and public employees in New York State

Laws of 2018 of particular relevance to public employers and public employees in New York StatePerhaps 2018's must significant legislative action was the amendment of Section 209-a.2 of the Civil Service Law by §4 of Part RRR of Chapter 59 of the Laws … Continue reading

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Medical Assistance in Dying Laws and the Therapeutic Relevance of Hope in the Mental Health Context

Thomas Blikshavn, Tonje Lossius Husum, and Morten Magelssen, Four Reasons Why Assisted Dying Should Not Be Offered for Depression,14 J. of Bioeth. Inq. 151-157 (2017). Trudo Lemmens Most jurisdictions that have legalized some form of Medical Assistance in Dying (MAD), the term … Continue reading

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SCOTUS Travel Ban Argument Post-Mortem and the Surprising Relevance of Korematsu

by Michael DorfBoth attorneys in the oral argument in the SCOTUS travel ban case turned in what were overall very good or even excellent performances. The challenge to the Travel Ban involves both statutory and constitutional claims. I'll say a … Continue reading

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UK Regulators Emphasize Continued Relevance of True and Fair Principle under GAAP and IFRS

UK regulators have issued a report emphasizing and reaffirming that the requirement that audited financial statements give a true and fair account of a company's operations remains of fundamental importance under both UK GAAP and IFRS. The Accounting Standards Board … Continue reading

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