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"Trump is a lightning rod, and has been for some time. It is fashionable and easy to hate his work. In certain quarters, it seems to be required…"

"His badness is a foregone conclusion, but so was that of George W. Bush a decade or two ago, when many people saw his work as lightweight, and Reagan was also viewed with disdain…. The hate is more vehement these … Continue reading

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DOL Says Some Gig Economy Workers are Independent Contractors

In an opinion letter dated April 29, 2019, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) explained that some service providers working for a virtual marketplace company (VMC) are independent contractors under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).   This opinion letter identifies the test the DOL is … Continue reading

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When Online Survey Respondents Only ‘Select Some That Apply’

Forced-choice questions yield more accurate data than select-all-that-apply lists: “Anyone who has taken a survey has likely been given the option to “check all that apply” when answering a question. The instruction is widely used in data collection because of … Continue reading

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FUNERAL FOR A FRIEND: Season Three of Amazon’s Grand Tour Concludes, and I have some thoughts over a…

FUNERAL FOR A FRIEND: Season Three of Amazon’s Grand Tour Concludes, and I have some thoughts over at Ed Driscoll.com. (Bumped.) Read more detail on Recent Law Professor posts –

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Some Observations on the Extradition of Julian Assange

On April 11, the Ecuadorian government withdrew its grant of asylum to Julian Assange, who had spent almost seven years living in Ecuador's London embassy. Assange is now in British custody on the relatively minor charge of bail jumping, awaiting … Continue reading

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