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IDD transposition in Germany almost complete through guidance provided by new German regulation

Insurers and other insurance distributors faced significant challenges while implementing the requirements of the German law transposing the Insurance Distribution Directive (IDD). Even though the IDD was transposed into German law as of 23 February 2018, several details were not … Continue reading

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Cases — January 6th through 12th, 2019

Miscellaneous Culbertson v. Berryhill (U.S., January 8, 2019) (reversing 11th Circuit decision in a disability benefit proceeding under the Social Security Act:  The section 406 25% cap applies only to fees for court representation, not to aggregate fees) Read more detail on Recent … Continue reading

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Cases — December 16th through 22nd, 2018

Contract/Noncompete/Trade Secret/Wrongful Termination*Hawg Tools, LLC, v. Newsco International (10th Cir., December 18, 2018) (affirming denial of motion to reopen claims for trade secret misappropriation of a trade secret; the district court correctly held it barred by claim preclusion)Discrimination/Retaliation*Medearis v. City … Continue reading

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Secrets to breaking through the ‘breaking points’ of law school and beyond

Whether you are at the top of your class or just scraping by, law school has a unique way of making you feel completely inadequate and insecure. These feelings are often unfamiliar because you excelled to get into law school … Continue reading

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China Through Warby Parker Reading Glasses

Field of Dreams. Iowa. Photo by JoeyBLSGot a rather harsh (to put it mildly) email today, from a clearly disgruntled reader. So disgruntled in fact that my entire email response consisted of the following: One of the things I have … Continue reading

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