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In Legal as in Other Business Functions: Match the People You Assign to the Task Required (Part I of III)

Part I Where there’s a lot at stake in the matter at hand it’s usually best to ask “Who’s the right lawyer?” — Not: “What’s the best law firm?” … Jane and Susan entered my office: “Jack wants us to … Continue reading

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Canada Labour Code and Employee Safety: Is a Helicopter Medevac Operator Required to Provide Night Vision Goggles?

Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS) have been based out of Moosonee airport since the 80’s.  Canadian Helicopters Ltd. (CHL) took over HEMS operations at Moosonee in 1999, flying Sikorsky S-76A helicopters.  Ornge initially became involved with simply providing medical services … Continue reading

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No Confession Required

As The 10b-5 Daily recently has noted, it is difficult for corporate defendants to avoid securities fraud liability when they fail to disclose hidden wrongdoing at the company.  But what if the company’s CEO is engaged in hidden wrongdoing at a … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit rules Clean Water Act permit required for indirect discharge to ocean waters

It was a great exam question (at least I thought so — you’ll have to ask my Environmental Law and Policy students if they agree): does the disposal of treated wastewater from a municipal wastewater treatment plant into the ground … Continue reading

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Florida Federal Court Reinforces Principle That Precise Policy Language Is Required Before An Insurer Can Deny Coverage Based On An Exclusion

A recent ruling by U.S. District Judge Paul Byron of the Middle District of Florida has made clear that the actual words used in an insurance contract matter. The court, in Mt. Hawley Insurance Co. v. Tactic Security Enforcement, Inc., … Continue reading

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