Sat.Jun 05, 2021

Live Versus Remote Depositions

HarrisBricken

It’s been nearly a year since I wrote about litigation in the middle of COVID-19 , and I think it’s fair to say 2021 has been quite the busy year so far.

Canada lawyers seek ICC investigation of mass grave at former residential school

JURIST

A group of Canadian lawyers has formally requested the International Criminal Court (ICC) to investigate the Vatican and the Canadian government for crimes against humanity following the discovery of the remains of 215 children at a former residential school in Kamloops, British Columbia.

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ALL ABOUT EVICTION PROCESS

LDA PRO

Eviction is the process by which the landlords can eject the tenants from their property. It begins with the landlord giving notice to the tenant to settle the grievances or otherwise vacate his property.

Supreme Court limits broad reading of Computer Fraud and Abuse Act

JURIST

In a 6-3 decision on Thursday, the US Supreme Court held that a former police sergeant did not violate the 1986 Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA) when he used his patrol car computer to access a police database for personal purposes.

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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.

Federal Court Strikes Down California’s Assault Weapons Ban

JonathanTurley

For many years, I have been critical of politicians running on promises of sweeping gun control legislation that would violate controlling case law under the Second Amendment.

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“Why the battle for gay marriage was won so easily; No one had to give anything up to allow same-sex marriage equality”

HowAppealing

“Why the battle for gay marriage was won so easily; No one had to give anything up to allow same-sex marriage equality”: Sasha Issenberg has this essay online at The Washington Post

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US imposes sanctions on Bulgaria entities and individuals over corruption

JURIST

The US Department of Treasury’s Office of Foreign Asset Control (OFAC) announced new sanctions on three Bulgarian individuals and sixty-four companies over allegations that the sanctioned entities and individuals were facilitating Russian influence in the Bulgarian government.

“A Gun Rights Win in California With Sights Set on the Supreme Court; A federal judge overturned California’s assault weapons ban; State officials vowed to win on appeal, but gun advocates are emboldened by a shifting Supreme Court”

HowAppealing

“A Gun Rights Win in California With Sights Set on the Supreme Court; A federal judge overturned California’s assault weapons ban; State officials vowed to win on appeal, but gun advocates are emboldened by a shifting Supreme Court”: Shawn Hubler and Adam Liptak of The New York Times have this report. Timothy Bella and Rachel Siegel of The Washington Post report that “ California’s assault weapons ban overturned as federal judge compares AR-15 to a Swiss Army knife.”

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Hong Kong organizer released on bail after arrest for Tiananmen Square vigil

JURIST

Chow Hang-tung, the vice-chair of the pro-democracy group Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements of China , was released on bail on Saturday after her Friday arrest relating to Hong Kong’s annual candlelight vigil commemorating the anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre.

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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.

“Supreme Court begins its sprint to finish — and a decision by one justice might be the most important”

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“Supreme Court begins its sprint to finish — and a decision by one justice might be the most important”: Robert Barnes of The Washington Post has this report

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White Reporter Sues Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot for Racial Discrimination

LegalReader

The conservative journalist's lawsuit claims Lightfoot illegally excluded White journalists from a single opportunity. Lawsuits & Litigation catenacci daily caller discrimination lawsuit lori lightfoot news Racial Discrimination weird lawsuit

“A Supreme Court Case Poses a Threat to L.G.B.T.Q. Foster Kids”

HowAppealing

“A Supreme Court Case Poses a Threat to L.G.B.T.Q. Foster Kids”: Professors Stephen Vider and David S. Byers have this essay online at The New York Times

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Redfin 2021 Should Ban Zombies

Corporate Governance

Redfin 2021 annual meeting is June 9, 8:30 AM Pacific Time. To attend, vote, and submit questions during the Annual Meeting visit here. Bring the 16-digit control number from your proxy card or voting instruction form. I recommend voting in advance. To enhance long-term value.

“Hugo Black’s Law Clerks Fought to Protect His ‘Little Piece of Eden’; Their goal was to protect Black’s home from renovation plans submitted by the current owner and approved by Alexandria’s City Council”

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“Hugo Black’s Law Clerks Fought to Protect His ‘Little Piece of Eden’; Their goal was to protect Black’s home from renovation plans submitted by the current owner and approved by Alexandria’s City Council”: Tony Mauro of The National Law Journal has this report

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Centre serves last notice to Twitter for complying with IT Rules

LexForti

Upon the introduction of new IT Rules, along with other authorities, social media giants like WhatsApp and Twitter, and Google were asked to comply with rules.

Inventors Unhappy with their Patents

PatentlyO

Research Question: I'm working on a project relating to inventors who are unhappy with the patents in their name. Any stories or tips for finding more info? Thanks! Image: Galileo before the Roman Inquisition) pic.twitter.com/kvOQexnP0K. — Dennis Crouch (@patentlyo) June 5, 2021. Patent

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Voila! Let’s Arbitrate! Blog Post-2: What is International Commercial Arbitration?

LexForti

Now, Before going into the process of how any international commercial arbitration takes place and what are the technicalities involved and procedure followed while a party intends to go for arbitration, we need to understand what exactly is International Commercial Arbitration.

“Unloading A Revolver Into The Head Of Any White Person”: Yale Features Violent, Racist Diatribe By Psychiatrist

JonathanTurley

We previously discussed the ongoing controversies over former Yale psychiatrist Dr. Bandy Lee, who made highly unprofessional and sensational remarks throughout the Trump presidency.