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Statutes of Limitations in Massachusetts Personal Injury Cases

Many people have heard of the term “Statute of Limitations,” but they aren’t quite sure what this is, or how it might affect them if they’ve been injured in some kind of accident in Massachusetts. This post will hopefully clear … Continue reading

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Russia Investigation: Did Campaign Members Promise an “Official Act” under Federal Anti-Corruption Statutes?

The special counsel’s investigation into Russia’s alleged meddling in the 2016 presidential election has already brought significant national attention to the Foreign Agents Registration Act and the crime of making false statements to Congress.  Currently, debate is underway about whether … Continue reading

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Paper – A Logic for Statutes

Lawsky, Sarah B., A Logic for Statutes (December 14, 2017). Florida Tax Review, Forthcoming; Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 17-28. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3088206 “Case-based reasoning is, without question, a puzzle. When students are taught to “think like lawyers” … Continue reading

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Florida Criminal Law: How Is Theft Defined by the Florida Statutes?

Defining theft in Florida is a matter for the state legislature. Investigating the crime and gathering evidence to show a theft was committed is the job of the Sheriff's office (i.e. Jacksonville Sheriff's Office). Enforcing the law, or prosecuting the … Continue reading

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Labor: Spotting Employment Law Concerns in "Non-Employment" Statutes

Four recent regulations with profound effects for employers. [via: Labor: Spotting Employment Law Concerns in "Non-Employment" Statutes at InsideCounsel] Advertisement: * Find an In-House Counsel Job @ GoInhouse.com * Read more detail on Recent Corporate Law Department Posts – Justia … Continue reading

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