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Property Section Events at AALS

The Property Section will have two panels at this years AALS Conference in New York. First, on Saturday, from 3:30 – 5:15 p.m., we will have a panel on the Biology of Property Law. The Section business meeting will immediately… … Continue reading

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Texas Water Code, Section 7.147

Just an FYI out there for all of you practitioners . . .. Section 7.147 of the Texas Water Code provides the following: (a) A person commits an offense if the person discharges or allows the discharge of any waste… … Continue reading

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A DMCA Section 512(f) Case Survives Dismissal–ISE v. Longarzo (Catch-up Post)

I’m blogging this case now, even though it came out a few months ago, because we see so few 512(f) cases that make any progress at all. At its core, the litigants dispute ownership over a TV show, “The Weekend … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Rejects Decisions of Five Other Circuits: Exchange Act Section 14(e) Does Not Require Scienter

Scienter has been a critical element of a claim based on Exchange Act Section 10(b) in an SEC enforcement action since the Supreme Court’s decision in Aaron v. SEC, 446 U.S. 680 (1980). It has also been a key element … Continue reading

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Philadelphia Chapter of FBA Tax Section to Host Tax Court Judge Mark Holmes on May 30

On May 30, the newly-formed Philadelphia Chapter of the Federal Bar Association’s Section on Taxation will host a meet-and-greet event with the Honorable Mark V. Holmes of the United States Tax Court. The event is free and open to all … Continue reading

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