Mon.Sep 20, 2021

Supreme Court sets argument date for Mississippi abortion case


The US Supreme Court announced Monday that it will hear arguments in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization on Wednesday December 1.

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Thoughts on Notes


[link] As has happened many times in the past I was prompted by the most recent NCSC Tiny Chat on the Hawai’i Online Dispute Resolution system that preparing notes on one’s legal issue in dispute could be useful? That got me to look at what web-based notes applications are available?

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Venezuela judicial independence deeply eroded: UN rights experts


How to Get the Most from CTC2021 with Exhibitors and Sponsors


Exhibitors and sponsors are a fundamental part of the CTC experience. There are dozens of booths in the exhibit hall. One can plan your in-person visit with our online exhibit hall map so you don’t miss anything.

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.

Afghanistan dispatches: “Now there are no clients for lawyers…”


JURIST EXCLUSIVE – Law students and lawyers in Afghanistan are filing reports with JURIST on the situation there after the fall of Kabul to the Taliban.

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India dispatches: CJI calls for ‘Indianisation’ of ‘colonial’ justice system


India Chief Correspondent Neelabh Bist reports on a speech Saturday by Chief Justice of India N. V Ramana deploring the Indian justice system as “colonial” and calling for its “Indianisation” for the benefit of ordinary litigants. He files this for JURIST from New Delhi. The world’s largest democracy is facing multiple perils these days. One of these is the continuance of a colonial justice delivery system that negatively impacts the common man of India.

Major abortion case set for argument on Dec. 1


Share The Supreme Court announced on Monday that it will hear argument on Dec. 1 in a challenge to a Mississippi law that bans almost all abortions after the 15th week of pregnancy. The case, Dobbs v.

The Rocky Road to a More Robust 911 System

The Crime Report

911 dispatcher. Photo by Scary Side of Earth via Flickr. Underfunding and understaffing cripple 911 call centers across the country, and increase the likelihood that incomplete or inaccurate information will trigger a fatal response from police, according to researchers.

Off-White and S.C. Johnson Make Peace in Fight Over Their Respective OFF Trademarks

The Fashion Law

Off-White and S.C. Johnson appear to have put their branding differences aside for the time being, with the American multinational consumer packaged goods and chemicals company withdrawing its opposition to one of Off-White’s pending trademark applications for registration.

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.

COVID Telehealth Fraud Caused $1.4B in Losses: DOJ

The Crime Report

The Department of Justice has filed criminal charges against 138 defendants — including 42 doctors, nurses, and other licensed medical professionals — for their alleged participation in numerous health care fraud schemes resulting in nearly $1.4



If you are a landlord then the process of tenant eviction is no new to you. But if you are new to this area, know one thing eviction processes are never easy. You cannot just knock on their door and ask them to leave your property and they leave. Wish it was that easy, but sadly it is not.

What Role Do Schools Play in the Fashion Industry’s Push to Become More Sustainable?

The Fashion Law

With six weeks to go until COP26 , the delayed 2020 United Nations climate change conference in Glasgow, many people are considering how their personal and professional behavior can help tackle the climate crisis.

New Mexico Pretrial Justice Practices Show Signs of Success

The Crime Report

Improvements to New Mexico’s pretrial practices are working to promote community safety and honor the constitutional principles of the American justice system, reports the Los Alamos Daily Post.

Dominate Your Local Market With These 4 Reputation Management Strategies

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation, & Lindsay Harrison, Marketing Coordinator, Grand Pacific Resorts

Did you know that 4 out of 5 consumers use local search and 88% use smartphones for those searches? With that in mind, I think it's safe to say your online presence is the silver bullet of your business. Think about the revenue you could be missing by not prioritizing local search optimization. Fortunately, there are a handful of steps you can take right now that will immediately impact your business's pace in local search, and we're happy to share them.

Georgetown Law to host Supreme Court preview


Share On Tuesday, Sept. 21, at 9 a.m. EDT, the Supreme Court Institute at Georgetown University Law Center will host a virtual panel of Supreme Court practitioners previewing major cases in the court’s upcoming term.

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Ammo Shortage Worries Cops, as Pandemic Gun Sales Surge

The Crime Report

A nationwide shortage of ammunition, driven by rising gun sales, is causing some police agencies to dig into shooting range supplies, reports the Baltimore Sun.

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On LawNext: Fred Rooney, the Father of Legal Incubators, On Helping Young Lawyers ‘Do Well to Do Good’


?. The ABA Journal dubbed Fred Rooney the father of legal incubators. He developed the first incubator in 2007 at City University of New York Law School, spawning the launch of some 70 incubators in the years since, many with Fred’s guidance or based on his model.

Medical Malpractice Laws by State


Twenty-two states make it mandatory for plaintiffs to obtain an expert’s testimony through an affidavit or certificate of merit before filing a medical malpractice lawsuit. Medical Malpractice Medical Malpractice Claims Medical Malpractice Lawsuit medical malpractice lawyer medmal

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A CHRO’s Perspective on Substance Use in the Workplace: Supportive Strategies to Help Your Workforce Thrive

Speaker: Smita Das, MD, PhD, MPH, Medical Director, Psychiatry and Naj Wright, MBA, C-Suite HR Executive

Through advances in technology and access to care, managers can be empowered to serve as the front line of defense to help identify employee AUD and SUD concerns before they escalate. Understanding AUD and SUD, and providing tools for your workforce to overcome the challenges that they pose, is key to fostering strong mental health at work. Join us for this important how-to discussion.

Music Mondays: Former Halo Composer Charged with Contempt of Court


Video game composer Martin O’Donnell was found in contempt of court and now is ordered to pay upwards of $100,000 to cover all costs associated with attorney fees for this case, etc. The lawsuit is based on him sharing/selling tracks he’d helped score for the game Destiny for Bungie.

New Balance is Running Afoul of “Made in U.S.” Labeling Law, According to a Newly-Filed Watchdog Complaint

The Fashion Law

“For more than a decade, [New Balance] has mislead consumers by making unqualified claims that certain of its sneakers are Made in the USA when a substantial portion of these shoes, including the soles, are imported.” That is what Truth in Advertising, Inc.

The Author Of Your Constitutional Law Textbook Thinks Supreme Court Justices Are ‘Partisan Hacks’


This law school dean knows what he's talking about. Courts Amy Coney Barrett Erwin Chemerinsky Politics Quote of the Day Supreme Court

Does the First Amendment Require Disclosure of a Secret Court’s Major Rulings?

The Crime Report

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.

Lawyer Asks Supreme Court To Go Ahead And Use Abortion Case To Overturn Gay Rights While They’re At It


And why not throw out the opinion protecting interracial marriage too? Uncategorized Abortion Government Jonathan Mitchell LGBTQ Rights Obergefell

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“Supreme Court to hear restrictive Mississippi abortion law on December 1”


“Supreme Court to hear restrictive Mississippi abortion law on December 1”: Ariane de Vogue of CNN has this report

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Nunes Defamation Suit Sheds Redaction Bars, Is Somehow Even Grosser Than Expected


Flaming dumpster of cow s**t. Government Defamation Devin Nunes Steven Biss

“Rare first-edition copy of US Constitution could fetch $20 million”


“Rare first-edition copy of US Constitution could fetch $20 million”: Megan C. Hills of CNN has this report


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.

The Gaslighting Of Stephen Breyer


Recent speeches by Barrett and Thomas were calculated to speak to an audience of one. Courts Stephen Breyer Supreme Court

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Biden Administration to End COVID-19 Travel Bans, Require Proof of Vaccination

Chugh LLP

By: Jacqueline Valle . In early November 2021, the United States plans to end its COVID-19 travel ban on travelers from certain countries with high infection rates. The US will reopen to fully vaccinated air travelers from all countries.

The Debacle Inside Rikers, And Why Shutting It Down Isn’t Enough


The real problem that must be faced is the over-incarceration of mostly people of color, with little emphasis on rehabilitation once they’re 'warehoused.'. Crime Criminal Defense Attorneys Prison Reform Rikers Island Toni Messina