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Darn those Boomers….

And their Wacky Tobacky! Via email this morning from Mutual of Omaha:"MutualCare Solutions underwriting guidelines for marijuana use has changed.  Effective 10/1/18 we will consider occasional recreational use."So I must admit, when I first read this, I thought "what the … Continue reading

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Huff v. Securitas: Ct. of App. Confirms PAGA’s Purpose in Refusing to Limit Penalties to Only Those L.C. Violations that Affected Plaintiff Personally

For years, employers and employees have disagreed on the scope of California’s Private Attorneys General Act of 2004 (“PAGA”). One hotly-disputed issue is whether the named representative plaintiff needs to have experienced the exact Labor Code violation for which she … Continue reading

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IRS Extends Deadlines for Those Impacted by Hurricane Florence

Hurricane Florence is battering North and South Carolina. News reports indicate “biblical” amounts of rain will fall, with catastrophic flooding probable throughout the Carolinas. Today, the IRS announced that they are extending deadlines for those in the federal disaster zone … Continue reading

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Judge Andrews Grants Defendants’ Motion for Summary Judgment on Five Claims of Two Patents-in-Suit After Finding Those Claims Are Directed to Patent-Ineligible Material

By Memorandum Opinion entered by The Honorable Richard G. Andrews in Acceleration Bay LLC v. Activision Blizzard, Inc., Civil Action No. 16-453-RGA (D.Del., August 28, 2018), the Court, among other things, granted Defendants’ Motion for Summary Judgment on claims 11, … Continue reading

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There Were Giants In Those Days

An article in The Atlantic notes the role of my mentor Sam Dash in teasing out the truth in the Watergate scandal Once upon a time, Congress ceded the questioning at epic, televised hearings to adept questioners. In 1973, Sam… … Continue reading

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