Tue.Jul 20, 2021

Should You Hire a Career Coach? Know What to Look for First

Attorney at Work

How do you know it’s time to hire a career coach? The answer to that is pretty simple: You should hire a career coach when you’re not making the progress in your career you would like to make.

Cannabis in Ireland: Global Law and Business Podcast with Natalie O’Regan

HarrisBricken

Listen HERE or stream on Spotify , Apple Podcasts , Amazon Music , Stitcher , or Soundcloud ! At Harris Bricken, we keep close tabs on what is happening in various industries around the world, including cannabis.

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Tenth Circuit Finds Trial Court Properly Denied Tiger King's Motion to Sequester Carole Baskin at his Trial

EvidenceProf Blog

Federal Rule of Evidence 615 provides that At a party’s request, the court must order witnesses excluded so that they cannot hear other witnesses’ testimony. Or the court may do so on its own. But this rule does not authorize

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Myanmar dispatches: ‘we are all pushed over the edges’

JURIST

JURIST EXCLUSIVE – One of the law students filing for JURIST from Myanmar reports Tuesday on the rapidly deteriorating conditions there as COVID-19 ravages the population. The public health care system is collapsing, and the military junta is actually making things worse. In the announcement made by the Ministry of Health and Sports at 8 pm yesterday [19 July 2021], among 13,916 covid-19 tests, more than 5,000 cases are confirmed to be covid-19 positive, which is 37.29%.

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Building a 5-Star Online Reputation for Your Business

Speaker: Brent Werbeck, GetMoreReviews Co-Founder

Trying to figure out how to turn your happy customer’s comments into 5 star reviews may seem like a daunting task. From internal feedback to Google reviews, what is "really" the way to go? Join Brent Werbeck, Co-Founder of Get More Reviews, in this discussion of how to foster and grow your business's 5-star online reputation.

Captives Behind Plexiglass: How COVID Destroyed Prison Visits

The Crime Report

Every Saturday morning, private buses drop off groups of people at prisons across New York State.

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Typical Long-Term Solitary Prisoner: Young, Black and Male

The Crime Report

The demographic profile of people placed in long-term solitary confinement differs substantially from that of the general prison population, reports an article published in Justice Quarterly.

India Supreme Court: religious rights subservient to right to health and life

JURIST

The Supreme Court of India Friday ordered the state of Uttar Pradesh to reconsider its planned Kanwar Yatra pilgrimage amid fears of a third COVID-19 outbreak in the country.

Global Prison Population Up 25 Percent Since 2000

The Crime Report

Illustration courtesy UNODC. A report by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime on long-term imprisonment trends found that the number of prisoners worldwide has increased by more than 25 percent between 2000 and 2019, while the population grew about 21 percent during the same period.

Federal court orders Arizona Department of Corrections to trial over inadequate healthcare

JURIST

The US District Court for the District of Arizona Friday ordered the Arizona Department of Corrections, Rehabilitation and Recovery (ADC) to trial for failure to make agreed-upon progress toward prison healthcare reforms.

Process Serving Made Easy: Serve in All 50 States Using One Platform

Speaker: PROOF

PROOF has revolutionized service of process. Using our online platform, create serve requests nationwide and receive live updates with mapped verification of each attempt. PROOF’s technology provides users with complete transparency from start to finish.

Hannah-Jones: “All Journalism Is Activism”

JonathanTurley

We have been discussing the academic saga over the offer of an academic chair by the University of North Carolina to controversial New York Times Magazine reporter Nikole Hannah-Jones. UNC rescinded the offer but then re-extended the offer without tenure.

France to ban chick culling in 2022

JURIST

The French minister for agriculture, Julien Denormandie, confirmed in an interview Sunday that the controversial farming practices of chick culling and piglet castration are set to be banned in France from 2022.

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$520,000 Damages Award in Brandy Melville, Redbubble Case Could Have Implications for Fellow Marketplace Sites

The Fashion Law

Redbubble is liable for the trademark infringing third-party products that are offered up to consumers by way of its marketplace website, a jury in California determined last month when it awarded $520,000 in damages to plaintiff Brandy Melville. In a verdict dated June 23, which came out of the U.S.

Low Clearance Rate for Gun Crimes Fuels ‘Retaliatory Violence’: Paper

The Crime Report

Photo by DanGutierrez via Flickr. A “focused investigation strategy” along with evidence-based reform measures could help increase clearance rates for fatal and nonfatal shootings in cities stuck in a cycle of gun violence, said a report released by the Manhattan Institute Tuesday.

Wills, Trusts, and Estates: The Essentials of Wealth Management

Speaker: Vi Pham, Attorney at Law

Wealth management is a guaranteed practice: as paralegals, it's essential that you know the complexities of wealth management in order to ensure that your client's rights are protected to their fullest extent. Join Vi Pham, Attorney and educator, in this exclusive webinar that will leave you feeling brushed up and ready. This seminar meets the requirements of the NALA Certifying Board for continuing legal education credit required to maintain the CP (Certified Paralegal) credential.

LVMH to Take Majority Stake in Off-White, Expand Virgil Abloh’s Role at the Luxury Goods Group

The Fashion Law

LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton announced on Tuesday that it is taking a majority stake in Off-White, the upscale streetwear brand that DJ-slash-designer Virgil Abloh launched in 2013.

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Man Calling Libraries And Masturbating To A Supreme Court Opinion

AboveTheLaw

And you thought you were excited about the law. Courts Sex Supreme Court

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“Federal judge blocks Arkansas law banning most abortions”

HowAppealing

“Federal judge blocks Arkansas law banning most abortions”: Andrew DeMillo of The Associated Press has this report

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Pro Se Litigant Michael Avenatti Has Entered The Chat

AboveTheLaw

Government Crime Michael Avenatti

Johnson and Johnson Faces Class-Action Lawsuit Over Hair Care Products Allegedly Causing Baldness

LegalReader

A lawsuit was recently filed over Johnson & Johnson OGX shampoos and conditioners that are allegedly causing hair loss and scalp irritation. Lawsuits & Litigation baldness class-action lawsuit hair care products Johnson and Johnson

Transgender Police Officer Sues for Prejudicial Language and Discrimination

The Crime Report

A transgender police officer with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey sued the agency, claiming he was referred to as “it” and subjected to other taunts and discrimination, reports Bloomberg News.

“5th Circuit underscores privilege rights of corporate defendants raided by DOJ”

HowAppealing

“5th Circuit underscores privilege rights of corporate defendants raided by DOJ”: Alison Frankel’s “On the Case” from Thomson Reuters News & Insight has this post about an unpublished opinion that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit issued last Thursday

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The morning read for Tuesday, July 20

SCOTUSBlog

Share Each weekday, we select a short list of news articles, commentary, and other noteworthy links related to the Supreme Court. To suggest a piece for us to consider, email us at roundup@scotusblog.com. Here’s the Tuesday morning read: U.S.

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“Kemp appoints Colvin to fill vacancy on Georgia Supreme Court”

HowAppealing

“Kemp appoints Colvin to fill vacancy on Georgia Supreme Court”: Bill Rankin and Greg Bluestein of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution have this report. Today, the office of Governor Brian P. Kemp of Georgia issued a news release titled “ Governor Kemp Announces Six Judicial Appointments ”

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Anti-Smoking Drug, Chantix, Recalled After Discovery of High Levels of Carcinogens

LegalReader

Pfizer recently announced a recall for certain Chantix tablets over contamination concerns. Business Recalls & Safety Alerts Chantix Pfizer recall safety alert smoking

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“Justice Stephen Breyer remaining on the Supreme Court is a gamble; It’s the same play that Ruth Bader Ginsburg made — but he’s sure it’ll turn out different”

HowAppealing

“Justice Stephen Breyer remaining on the Supreme Court is a gamble; It’s the same play that Ruth Bader Ginsburg made — but he’s sure it’ll turn out different”: Columnist Chris Geidner has this essay online at MSNBC

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California Doctor has Lengthy Disciplinary Record, Yet License is Active

LegalReader

Doctor faces malpractice lawsuits, fraud accusations and, yet, will has a license to practice medicine.

“Supreme Court lawyers tell Biden’s commission they oppose packing the court”

HowAppealing

“Supreme Court lawyers tell Biden’s commission they oppose packing the court”: Alex Swoyer of The Washington Times has this report. And Tyler Olson of Fox News reports that “ Court-packing supporters tell Biden Supreme Court commission ‘democracy is under assault’ by justices; Conservatives, meanwhile, said Dems’ court-packing threats are ‘dangerous’ and would ‘destroy’ court ”

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Healthcare Providers are Charged with Medicare Fraud

LegalReader

Federal prosecutors crackdown on Medicare fraud schemes. Health & Medicine agency agents charged charges Department of justice DOJ facilities federal federal agency fraud fraud charges healthcare hospice care medical supplier medicare Medicare Fraud prosecutor prosecutors providers

“SCOTUS’ 2021 Ford decision dooms dismissal bid by ex-Girardi lawyer”

HowAppealing

“SCOTUS’ 2021 Ford decision dooms dismissal bid by ex-Girardi lawyer”: Alison Frankel’s “On the Case” from Thomson Reuters News & Insight has this post

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