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How Much of an Income Drop Will Take a Life?

Across the social sciences, a particular relationship reoccurs in study after study: As income rises, people are less likely to die, and, as income falls, people are more likely to die. Not surprisingly, then, economists and decision scientists have for … Continue reading

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Take a break! Uber drivers must rest 6 hours after driving 12

Enlarge (credit: Jaap Arriens/NurPhoto via Getty Images) In a new update to its app announced Monday, Uber drivers will now be forced to take a six-hour break after a total of 12 hours of driving time. Drivers will not be … Continue reading

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Have a Habitability Problem? Take These 3 Initial Steps

Whether it’s ignoring a reported bug infestation or leaving electrical wiring dangerously exposed, a landlord’s failure to make necessary repairs may render the premises uninhabitable. Although there are many legal remedies available for a breach of the warranty of habitability, your initial … Continue reading

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New Rules for Judicial Conduct and Judicial Disability Proceedings Take Effect Next Month

The Judicial Conference of the United States has approved the first-ever binding, nationwide set of rules for handling conduct and disability complaints against federal judges. The new 29 Rules for Judicial Conduct and Judicial Disability Proceedings, which take effect in… … Continue reading

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The EU’s New Sweeping Privacy Law and Why the U.S. Should Take Note

The European Union is implementing a new law that is being heralded as “the biggest shake-up of personal data privacy rules since the birth of the internet.” The new law is titled the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), and it is … Continue reading

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