Sat.Sep 11, 2021

Starting a Ketamine Clinic – What You Need to Know: The Webinar Replay

HarrisBricken

For anyone who was unable to join our September 9th webinar, Starting a Ketamine Clinic – What You Need to Know , we’ve got you covered! Below, please find the full presentation for your viewing pleasure. You can download the transcript HERE. Stay up to date on ketamine via the Canna Law Blog.

UN human rights office condemns violence against Afghanistan protestors

JURIST

The UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) released a statement on Friday condemning the increasing amount of violence against peaceful protestors in Afghanistan over the past month at the hands of the Taliban.

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NYT: The “ISIS-K Planner” Killed By The Administration Was A Former U.S. Aid Worker Loading Water Containers

JonathanTurley

During the debacle in the withdraw from Afghanistan, the Biden Administration claimed to have killed an “ISIS-K Planner” but curiously refused to give his name despite repeated media requests. It was odd because clearly he knew about it as did his colleagues.

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Federal appeals court blocks Tennessee six-week and ‘reason’ bans on abortion

JURIST

The US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit on Friday blocked a Tennessee law that outlawed abortions based on certain reasons, such as a prenatal diagnosis of Down Syndrome or the race or gender of the fetus. The court also blocked the state’s six-week abortion ban.

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.

Syracuse Professor Declares the Sept. 11th Attacks a Response to “Heteropatriarchal Capitalistic Systems”

JonathanTurley

Many of us who lived through September 11th terrorist attacks have used today to share the painful memories of that day. In addition to losing a friend on one of the flights, the Pentagon plane hit just after I passed next to the impact side of the Pentagon in my car on the way to work.

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“We Bury the Ashes of Racism, Discrimination and Stereotypes”: Canadian Schools Hold Book Burning Demonstration to be a More “Inclusive Country”

JonathanTurley

We recently discussed how many on the left have discovered the allure of book burning , book banning, and blacklisting of authors. While expressing shock at ISIS and other extremist groups burning books , the practice appears acceptable based on the titles or content.

Federal court blocks Florida ‘anti-riot’ bill

JURIST

The Tallahassee Division of the US District Court for the Northern District of Florida on Thursday granted a preliminary injunction blocking Florida’s controversial “anti-riot” bill, delivering a blow to one of Governor Ron DeSantis’s central election promises and a victory to civil rights groups.

“How to mess with Texas’ anti-abortion bounty? Apply it to gun sales.”

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“How to mess with Texas’ anti-abortion bounty? Apply it to gun sales.” ” Law professor Alan M. Dershowitz has this essay online at The Hill

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Rights group releases report detailing torture by Sri Lankan police and military

JURIST

The International Truth and Justice Project (ITJP) on Wednesday released a report detailing incidents of torture by Sri Lankan police and military against political prisoners, just days ahead of a UN summit on human rights.

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.

“Moussaoui case judge says terror trials should be held in U.S. courts; U.S. District Judge Leonie Brinkema and others are critical of the military’s failure to try 9/11 defendants after 20 years”

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“Moussaoui case judge says terror trials should be held in U.S. courts; U.S. District Judge Leonie Brinkema and others are critical of the military’s failure to try 9/11 defendants after 20 years”: Tom Jackman has this article in today’s edition of The Washington Post

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Afghanistan dispatches: ‘Terrible changes and disasters have come upon society.’

JURIST

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. Here, a female law graduate in Kabul offers her observations and perspective.

“Why a deadly 1894 railroad strike may be key to DOJ’s Texas abortion law challenge”

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“Why a deadly 1894 railroad strike may be key to DOJ’s Texas abortion law challenge”: Alison Frankel has this essay online at Reuters

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Australia anti-trust watchdog invites comments on anti-plagiarism software merger

JURIST

The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) raised concerns Thursday about Turnitin’s proposed acquisition of Ouriginal. Turnitin first announced its intent to acquire Ouriginal in March 2021.

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.

“Not one vigilante lawsuit yet, but new Texas law has cut abortion to a trickle and kept courts busy; Justice Department effort to block SB 8 is one of many legal skirmishes as law deters clinics and shuts out pregnant women”

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“Not one vigilante lawsuit yet, but new Texas law has cut abortion to a trickle and kept courts busy; Justice Department effort to block SB 8 is one of many legal skirmishes as law deters clinics and shuts out pregnant women”: Todd J. Gillman has this front page article in today’s edition of The Dallas Morning News. And online at The New Republic, Jason Linkins has a post titled “ Why Would Corporate America Save Reproductive Rights? Major U.S.

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Call for Papers: NGPIL Competition

Conflict of Laws

Originally posted today on NGPIL website. The Nigeria Group on Private International Law “(NGPIL”) invites submissions for next year’s NGPIL Conflict of Law’s Competition. The winner will be awarded for the best essay on any aspect of Nigerian conflict of laws.

“Worse Than Texas: S.B. 8 will eventually be defeated but not the six conservatives on the Supreme Court.”

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“Worse Than Texas: S.B. 8 will eventually be defeated but not the six conservatives on the Supreme Court.” ” Jay Michaelson has this post at the “Intelligencer” blog of New York magazine

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False promise of re-employment does not come within the ambit of “free consent” for sexual act- MP HC

LexForti

The Madhya Pradesh High Court, while refusing to quash the FIR, held that acquiring consent of prosecutrix for sexual act, under the garb of false promise of re-employment, does not constitute “free consent” rather, amounts to consent obtained under misconception of fact.

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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.

“5th Circ. Lets Texas Abortion Restrictions Stay In Effect”

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“5th Circ. Lets Texas Abortion Restrictions Stay In Effect”: Katie Buehler of Law360 has this report (subscription required for access) on a per curiam decision that a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit issued yesterday

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Most Popular Design Patent Articles of Manufacture

Patently-O

This moving chart shows the most popular "article of manufacture" claims in US Design Patents since the 1970s. pic.twitter.com/Wcy5c1ITAq. — Dennis Crouch (@patentlyo) September 11, 2021. Patent

“Biden Tests Limits of Presidential Power in Pushing Vaccinations; White House officials said the president was ‘committed to pulling every lever possible’ in the fight against the pandemic”

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“Biden Tests Limits of Presidential Power in Pushing Vaccinations; White House officials said the president was ‘committed to pulling every lever possible’ in the fight against the pandemic”: Michael D. Shear and Noam Scheiber have this article in today’s edition of The New York Times. In commentary, online at The New York Times, Robby Soave has a guest essay titled “ Biden’s Vaccine Mandate Is a Big Mistake.”

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United States: CDC Issues New Federal Eviction Moratorium - Perkins Coie LLP

Mondaq

Citing a surge of COVID-19 cases in July 2021, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a new federal eviction moratorium on August 3, 2021

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“Vaccine Resisters Seek Religious Exemptions. But What Counts as Religious? Major denominations are essentially unanimous in their support of the vaccines against Covid-19, but individuals who object are citing their personal faith for support.”

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“Vaccine Resisters Seek Religious Exemptions. But What Counts as Religious? Major denominations are essentially unanimous in their support of the vaccines against Covid-19, but individuals who object are citing their personal faith for support.” ” Ruth Graham of The New York Times has this report

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Australia: Inside Track: Healthcare - In the media and Practice and regulation - Holding Redlich

Mondaq

Links to recent media releases and reports relating to healthcare in Australia

UK: Email Indicating Intention To Dismiss Employee Was Protected By Litigation Privilege - Trowers & Hamlins

Mondaq

The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has held in Abbeyfield (Maidenhead) Society v Hart that an email between an employer and an HR consultant which concerned an employee who was suspended, and then dismissed

UK: A Couple Of Recent Decisions On Furlough And Redundancy - Trowers & Hamlins

Mondaq

Two recent employment tribunal cases have provided helpful guidance on making redundancies during the operation of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS

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Guernsey: Record Revenue And Profit For TISE In H1 2021 - GuernseyFinance

Mondaq

The International Stock Exchange (TISE), headquartered in Guernsey, has set new records for revenue, profit and earnings per share during the first half of 2021

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Guernsey: Guernsey ‘Getting The Very Best Out Of Exciting Green Industry' - GuernseyFinance

Mondaq

Guernsey is punching above its weight to push forward an impressive green agenda, according to the Acting Chair of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association

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Guernsey: Forget Net-Zero, We Need To Be Net-Negative - GuernseyFinance

Mondaq

What is driving the sustainability agenda? Here, J.P. Morgan's Regional Head of UK, Channel Islands & Ireland Private Bank Oliver Gregson, who we were pleased to have as a keynote speaker at our Sustainable Finance Week event

Australia: Australian proposed framework for offshore wind and power - McCullough Robertson

Mondaq

A new Bill provides a regulatory framework to support renewable energy infrastructure in the Commonwealth offshore area

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Australia: Inside Track: Transport, Shipping & Logistics - In the media, Practice and regulation, Cases and Legislation - Holding Redlich

Mondaq

Links to recent media releases, reports, cases and legislation relating to transport, shipping & logistics

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