Welcome back to LexBlog’s Top 10 in Law Blogs. In this edition, Bob Ambrogi discusses Thomson Reuters’ announcement last week to cut its workforce by 3,200, and what reductions in staff, offices and products could mean for customers. A 13 year long fight over a renowned Pissarro painting stolen by Nazis went to trial last week, according to Conrad Wilton. Mary C. Zinser reports on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s ruling that employers have an obligation…
Welcome back to another Top 10 in Law Blogs, LexBloggers. Only three more before the end of 2018! This week, Jeff Nowak writes on the importance of employers understanding Family and Medical Leave Act nuances, especially as the holidays approach. Brian Slagle reports on a former CFPB Ombudsman’s new nonprofit dedicated to ending student loans. LexBlog’s Founder and CEO, Kevin O’ Keefe, announces the campaign to grow our legal blogging network—and the passionate people behind…
Welcome back to another Top 10 in Law Blogs! This week Sheppard Mullin dives into the first major blockchain-based art auction, Jill Mahoney looks back at the results of the proposed soda tax bans in Oregon and Washington, and Simon Jones explores how the UK may be adapting the law for automotive automation. Have a happy and healthy weekend! A new challenge in the mix: Hotel developments to provide affordable housing? – By Hannah Quarterman…
Welcome back to our Top 10 in Law Blogs! This week our legal bloggers had two clear events on their minds: the midterm elections, and Halloween. Posts on those topics ranged from Anthony J. Eppert’s piece on ghost revenue, to Sarah E. Merkle’s review of how to determine the legality of a ballot vote, to Brian McGinnis’s discussion of state voting leave laws. Though Halloween has now passed, there’s sure to be more coverage of…
Welcome to the final October 2018 edition of the Top 10 in Law Blogs. This week, the as-of-yet-unwon Mega Millions jackpot has been prominent in the news, so Lawrence H. Heller wrote about what you should do if you’re one of the lucky ones. In big legal tech news, Jean O’Grady reported on Fastcase’s midweek acquisition of LawStreet Media, a legal news reporting platform. Lastly, Gregg E. Clifton wrote about a potential change to a…
Happy Friday, and Happy Top 10 Day! This week’s edition features Tim Lowles’ examination of a key moment in the ALCS, Barclay Nicholson’s look at an important upcoming ballot measure for Coloradan voters, and Mark Arnold’s informative post on the constitutional requirements for the distribution of alcohol. Our Editor-in-Chief, Bob Ambrogi, also highlights a great new access to justice game created by Stanford and Suffolk law schools. Will the American League Baseball finals be decided
Welcome back to another beautiful Friday, and another beautiful Top 10 in Law Blogs! This week features a fascinating consideration of the legal ramifications of “beers for a cause” from Daniel Croxall, David Regan’s thoughtful meditation on World Mental Health Day, and Jeff Simon on the potential impacts of a shift in venture investment towards the Midwest. Here’s to a wonderful Fall weekend! General Release Bars Family from Recovering Art from the Holocaust – By…
It was another busy week in the news, but one story stood out above the others – Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s hearing, and Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s subsequent testimony. A.J. Hernandez Anderson wrote on Anita Hill’s testimony years ago, and how little the U.S. has changed since then, when it comes to sexual harassment; Chris Jones considered the Republicans’ possible plans following the hearings; and Elizabeth Torphy-Donzella discussed the impacts of a recent…
Another Top 10 in Law Blogs, another ILTACON in the books! This week a number of our top blog posts feature ILTACON coverage, including a guest post from Cynthia McCollough on Heather Morse’s blog, about the art of mastering pitches, Stephen Embry’s rumination on the Day 1 keynote, and Kevin O’Keefe’s interview with Ryan Alshak, the inspirational CEO of Ping, Inc. Other great posts from this week are Steven L. Friedman’s report on the news…
We’re back with another edition of LexBlog’s Top 10 in Law Blogs – the first of its kind on our stunningly redesigned front page! This week the environment took center stage, with David O’Connor writing about the expansion of clean energy policies; Sheila Millar and JC Walker on Amazon’s $1.5 million settlement for deceptive biodegradable claims; and Stuart Kaplow on, yes, you read that right, a multimillion dollar award in a sustainable hog case. Here’s…