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Court Explains the Evidentiary Concept of “Opening the Door” in Florida Criminal Cases

In Florida, the law affords a person suspected of a crime certain rights and protections. For example, the State is prohibited from introducing evidence of bad acts that are not related to the offense charged against a criminal defendant at … Continue reading

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Blog Post: FERC Chief Says LNG Project Approval Opens Door For More

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Fifth Circuit Upholds Ruling Against Claim of Employment Discrimination Based on Transgender Status But Leaves the Door Open to Future Argument of the Issue

Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals In an opinion issued yesterday in Wittmer v. Phillips 66 Company, the Fifth Court of Appeals affirmed the granting of summary judgment in favor of Phillips 66 on a claim of employment discrimination based on transgender status.  The Court … Continue reading

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New Farm Bill Cracks Open Door to Processing for Legalized Hemp and CBD Oil

Signed into law on December 20, 2018, the 2018 Farm Bill may present a tremendous opportunity for banks and payments companies to provide banking, processing, and other services to the hemp industry. We expect a variety of companies to move … Continue reading

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From the Bookshelves: Safe Haven in America: Battles to Open the Golden Door by Michael Wildes

Safe Haven in America: Battles to Open the Golden Door by Michael Wildes America’s “broken” immigration system has become a cliché of national politics – made only worse by decades of political gridlock. Written with the benefit of almost a… … Continue reading

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