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Second District Reverses Equitable Distribution

In Fotinos v. Fotinos, the Second District Court of Appeal released an opinion Wednesday which affirmed on all issues, but reversed the equitable distribution award. This was in light of the Court's failure to make findings supporting an unequal distribution … Continue reading

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Law Firm Can't Accept $7.5MM to Screw Clients, Second Circuit Rules

Did you really not know that screwing your clients could get you in trouble? A law firm that agreed to take many millions — up to $7.5 millions — from a defendant in return for getting plaintiff-clients to settle cheap … Continue reading

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CALL FOR PAPERS: Second EUROPEAN SOCIETY FOR COMPARATIVE LEGAL HISTORY Conference (Amsterdam 9-10 July 2012

The Second European Society for Comparative Legal History Conference will be held in Amsterdam from 9-10 July 2012. The theme is: COMPARATIVE LEGAL HISTORY Definitions and Challenges Call for papers Comparative Legal History is a relatively young discipline. It focuses … Continue reading

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SECOND CIRCUIT LIMITS APPLICABILITY OF FTC v. VERITY AND AFFIRMS BURDEN ON MARKETERS

The Second Circuit recently clarified that its Verity decision, in which the court found that net profits was the proper measure for a disgorgement award in an FTC action, was limited to situations involving third-party processors. Instead, the court found … Continue reading

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