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Kansas Wind Update – Kansas Supreme Court Issues Ruling in Zimmerman v. Wabaunsee County

After a wait of nearly 18 months, the Kansas Supreme Court on Friday issued a much anticipated ruling on a case involving a number of key issued for wind developers. The case, Zimmerman v. Board of County Commissioners of Wabaunsee … Continue reading

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WTO Preliminary Ruling on Electronic Payment Services in China

The WTO Dispute Resolution Panel in the dispute on "China – Certain Measures Affecting Electronic Payment Services" has circulated a preliminary ruling. That's all we know about that right now. Click here to read more from the WTO website, which… … Continue reading

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New Ruling Addresses Whether Dukes Will Have Far-Reaching Effects Outside Of The Employment Law Context

By Lynn Kappelman and Reema Kapur Case law following in the wake of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. v. Dukes, 131 S. Ct. 2541 (2011), illustrates the twists and turns of how federal district court judges are grappling with the task of … Continue reading

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Texas Gay Couple to Challenge Judge's Custody Ruling

William Flowers, who divorced his ex-wife, Lacey, in 2004, has lost his battle for primary custody of his 14-year-old son and 9-year-old twin daughters, arguing the Texas judge ruled against him because he's homophobic. Now Flowers, who married his husband, … Continue reading

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Venezuela president criticizes human rights court ruling

[JURIST] Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez [BBC profile; JURIST news archive] on Saturday criticized the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACHR) [official website] for ruling in favor of presidential hopeful Leopoldo Lopez, thereby allowing him to run for office. A Venezuelan … Continue reading

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