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Kenya dispatch: ‘Kenya is in a state of limbo at the moment’

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Aynsley Genga is a JURIST Staff Correspondent in Kenya. She reports from Nairobi. . It has been five days since we in Kenya had our elections on August 9th. Five days, and still we do not know who our president is. As the wait continues, so does the pressure.

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Do Prison Rehabilitation Programs Really Work?

The Crime Report

Photo courtesy Prison University Project. Inmate Assistance Programs are a cost- effective way to reduce recidivism, according to a George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper.

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Legal AI – Can Paralegals be Replaced by Robots?

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I made the mistake of going into a deep dive on legal AI the other day and googling “will paralegals be replaced by robots?” and I was in that rabbit hole for over an hour. It might have been double that, but I had a live webinar I was presenting to a law firm on billable hours.

Biden signs bill providing $52B in subsidies to US semiconductor industry

JURIST

US President Joe Biden Tuesday signed the CHIPS Act of 2022 , which provides $52 billion to boost the US domestic semiconductor industry. The act authorizes the expenditure of more than $200 billion to promote domestic semiconductor production.

Take Control of Your Contracts Without Wrecking the Budget

Manually managing contracts is time-consuming and leaves you prone to errors. Missed dates, overwritten versions, & poor governance leads to frustration & lost revenue. That’s why more businesses are turning to Contract Management Software. Download this checklist to understand what's right for you!

Mother And Daughter Face Criminal Charges After Facebook Divulges Their Conversation About Abortion

Above The Law

You may want to double check your privacy settings. The post Mother And Daughter Face Criminal Charges After Facebook Divulges Their Conversation About Abortion appeared first on Above the Law. Technology Abortion Rights Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Facebook Meta Surveillance

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TikTok Users Appreciate Mental Health Messages

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New research finds TikTok's mental health messages receive positive feedback rom users.

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“Qualified Immunity’s Flawed Foundation”

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“Qualified Immunity’s Flawed Foundation”: Law professor Alex Reinert has posted this article at SSRN. The post “Qualified Immunity’s Flawed Foundation” appeared first on How Appealing

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Wyoming judge blocks abortion ban from taking effect

JURIST

Wyoming Judge Melissa Owens granted a preliminary injunction Wednesday against the state’s abortion ban, protecting abortion access while litigation against the law moves forward.

Merrick’s Revenge — See Also

Above The Law

Okay, This Is In No Way Politically Motivated: But Merrick Garland's ready to defend his people. No Summer Bonuses This Year? I mean, it's probably because of the looming economic recession, but associates are still salty! This Is Just Gross: "Toilet abuse" at a Biglaw firm.

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Take Control Of Your Contracts Without Wrecking The Budget

Manually managing contracts is error-prone & time-consuming. Missed dates, overwritten versions & poor governance leads to frustration & lost revenue. That’s why more businesses are turning to Contract Management Software. Download this checklist to understand which features are right for you.

Examples of Documents You Need for a Divorce Case

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Before you apply for a divorce, you need to gather the relevant documents that the court will use during the process. Below are a few examples of documents you need. List of Assets. You have to divide your marital assets upon divorce.

How to Step and Repeat for Successful Marketing Events

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When planning a marketing event, one important element to consider is the step and repeat banner. Business attorney marketing digital marketing for law firms inbound marketing for law firms job marketing law firm marketing lawyer marketing step and repeat banners

Montana Supreme Court temporarily blocks prohibitive abortion laws 

JURIST

The Montana Supreme Court Tuesday upheld a preliminary injunction against three state laws regulating abortion, temporarily blocking an attempt to enforce abortion prohibitions while the laws are challenged in the courts.

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They’ve Got You Mapped From A To Z: Amazon’s Acquisition Sets Off Antitrust Radars

Above The Law

I've heard of wanting to be a fly on the wall, but a Roomba on the floor? The post They’ve Got You Mapped From A To Z: Amazon’s Acquisition Sets Off Antitrust Radars appeared first on Above the Law. Technology Amazon Antitrust Roomba Surveillance

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A Master's Guide to B2B: How Listening to Your Customers Can Grow Your Business

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate

Improved marketing conversion, happy customers, and faster growth - that’s only three things that can be accomplished by just listening to your customers. Customer feedback is an extremely invaluable tool to keeping retention high, attracting new business, and improving the general operations of your business. The question is - how do you capture all this? Join Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate, for this essential discussion on the ins and outs of brokering the optimal customer interaction.

“Amber Heard Hires New Lawyers for Johnny Depp Appeal: ‘Different Court Warrants Different Representation’; Ben Rottenborn will return as co-counsel, while Elaine Charlson Bredehoft is stepping down from Amber Heard’s appellate team.”

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“Amber Heard Hires New Lawyers for Johnny Depp Appeal: ‘Different Court Warrants Different Representation’; Ben Rottenborn will return as co-counsel, while Elaine Charlson Bredehoft is stepping down from Amber Heard’s appellate team.” ” Benjamin VanHoose of People magazine has this report.

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Decline in Shootings, Murders Contradicts ‘Bad News Bias’: Experts

The Crime Report

Nationwide, shootings are down four percent this year compared to the same time last year, with murders in big cities down three percent, potentially making this the first year since 2018 in which the numbers fell in the U.S.

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Are You Trying to Figure Out How to Scale Your Digital Marketing Agency?

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As your company grows, it's natural to put more emphasis on customer service than back-end operations. Business business growth business growth model scaling a business sustainable business growth sustainable business growth plan

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Canada dispatch: ‘Canada currently seems to be a microcosm for what worsening climate change will look like’

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Canadian law students are reporting for JURIST on national and international developments in and affecting Canada. Mélanie Cantin is JURIST’s Chief Correspondent for Canada and a 2L at the University of Ottawa.

Negative Reviews & Online Feedback Happens - But Where Do You Go From Here?

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation and Jeremy Shubitz, Director of Marketing at Bosley

Responding to online negative feedback can be challenging. What should you say? What should you not say? Should you even respond? In today's, your customers will be not only your biggest advocates but also your biggest critics. However, negative feedback can offer actionable insights to build a stronger product and customer experience.

Attorney Arrested For Mailing Poop To Politicians

Above The Law

I'll take junk mail over dookie mail anyday. The post Attorney Arrested For Mailing Poop To Politicians appeared first on Above the Law. Government Attorney Misconduct Crime Mail Mediators Poop Richard Steinle

“Colorado asks Supreme Court to uphold anti-discrimination law in case of web designer who opposes same-sex marriage; The high court will hear arguments in the case centered around Lorie Smith, a Denver-based Christian web designer who does not want to make wedding websites for same-sex couples”

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“Colorado asks Supreme Court to uphold anti-discrimination law in case of web designer who opposes same-sex marriage; The high court will hear arguments in the case centered around Lorie Smith, a Denver-based Christian web designer who does not want to make wedding websites for same-sex couples”: Olivia Prentzel of The Colorado Sun has this report.

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Incarcerated Women: Forgotten Victims of Abortion Bans

The Crime Report

After the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade , nearly every woman, particularly women of reproductive age, is anxious about the future, as many states move to ban abortion. But one group that is often forgotten, yet quite possibly is the most vulnerable , comprises incarcerated women.

Estate Planning Requires the Best Attorneys

LegalReader

Making preparations for transferring your property and other belongings after your death may be made easier with the help of an estate-planning attorney.

10 Must-Have Features of Plaintiff Personal Injury Case Management Software

This free guide covers the “10 Must-have Features of Personal Injury Case Management Software” that trial attorneys and paralegals should have top of mind when deciding to choose (or switch) to a new legal software.

Pushing Private Judging Out Of The Shadows?

Above The Law

There’s no question that some of these private judge will be wiping off reputational mud based on what’s been revealed in the Girardi investigation. The post Pushing Private Judging Out Of The Shadows? appeared first on Above the Law.

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“Warhol’s Images of Prince: Social Commentary or Copyright Infringement? The Supreme Court will hear arguments in the fall over whether the artist’s alterations of a photograph of the musician should be as protected as a new, transformative work.”

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“Warhol’s Images of Prince: Social Commentary or Copyright Infringement? The Supreme Court will hear arguments in the fall over whether the artist’s alterations of a photograph of the musician should be as protected as a new, transformative work.” ” Adam Liptak will have this new installment of his “Sidebar” column in Tuesday’s edition of The New York Times.

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Study Calls for Abolishing Probation and Parole

The Crime Report

Federal probation officer. Photo courtesy CJUSJobs.

What Mississippi Laws Frame a Case Against a Drunk Truck Driver in Jackson?

LegalReader

Catastrophic injuries are those injuries that are so severe they can affect a person’s life permanently.

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The Law Firm Billing Handbook: A Comprehensive Guide to Automated Billing

This guide uncovers how automated billing creates efficient processes that optimize time, improve billing accuracy, and meet current client demands in the legal marketplace.