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Unlocked Upper Bunk Strikes Passenger in Head, Passenger Hires Brais Law Firm & Sues Carnival Cruise Line for Traumatic Brain Injury

On January 25, 2018, while sailing aboard the Carnival Ecstasy with other family members, Eric Ewing decided to relax in his cabin and have a bite to eat.  Eric began to eat a slice of pizza while he sat comfortably … Continue reading

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New Jersey Court Strikes Punitive Damage Bar in Employment Arbitration Agreement

The New Jersey Appellate Division has reversed a trial court’s determination that barred an employee from pursuing punitive damages in an arbitration proceeding.  While reversing the trial court’s determination concerning the issue of punitive damages, the court affirmed the trial … Continue reading

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India Strikes Down Colonial-Era Ban on Gay Sex

The New York Times (Sept. 6, 2018): India Strikes Down Colonial-Era Ban on Gay Sex, by Jeffrey Gettleman, Kai Schultz, and Suhasini Raj: India's Supreme Court unanimously struck down a ban on consensual gay sex, a remnant of the country's… … Continue reading

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San Diego Smackdown Chapter V: The Empire Strikes Back

46500190 – engrave isolated gas mask vector illustration sketch. linear artOur story so far: Comic-Con is a registered trademark of SDCC, the organizers of the renowned San Diego convention for all things pop culture. SDCC brought an infringement action against … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Strikes (Yet Another) Blow Against Trump's Anti-Sanctuary Cities Policy

Steven D. Schwinn, John Marshall Law School The Ninth Circuit struck another blow today against the administration's anti-sanctuary cities policy, ruling in San Francisco v. Trump that the President can't unilaterally withhold federal grants from sanctuary jurisdictions without Congress's say-so…. … Continue reading

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