JURIST law student staffers launch worldwide law student petition supporting Myanmar law students defending democracy

JURIST

It calls for the release of all detainees and political prisoners — including Aung San Suu Kyi — and for culpable military officers to be held accountable for their various abuses under international law.

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Patent Law

PatentlyO

Patent law is supposed to be easy. See Black’s Law Dictionary (11th ed. We all might be working too hard. 2019) (defining “ patent ” to mean obvious or apparent). Patent

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Law Firm Startup Tips

LegalReader

By taking the time to thoroughly review all available options, you will be prepared to enter a successful law practice and conquer any challenges that come your way.

Law Revue Video Contest 2021: The Finalists!

AboveTheLaw

Who will win this year's Law Revue Video Contest? Law Schools Contests Law Revue Law Revue Video Contest NYU School of Law Reader Polls University of Texas School of Law University of Virginia School of Law Videos

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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.

Iowa governor signs law restricting voting access

JURIST

Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds signed into law Monday legislation that makes it more difficult to vote early, among other voting process changes. Formerly under Iowa law, the early voting period was 29 days. The law also changes voting site hours, which will close at 8 PM instead of 9 PM.

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Understanding California Divorce Laws

APeoplesChoice

Here is a description of some of the most important California divorce laws for your reference! To read the complete article, please click on the link Understanding California Divorce Laws This post appeared first on A People's Choice - Legal Documents - Without the Lawyers.

Stumbling Into The Law

AboveTheLaw

Small Law Firms Diana WarshowSometimes a series of rash decisions can lead to a satisfying legal career.

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Happy New Year from Canna Law Blog!

HarrisBricken

The post Happy New Year from Canna Law Blog! Here’s to great things for all of our readers and for the cannabis industry in 2021! appeared first on Harris Bricken

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Is your law firm client-focused enough?

OneLegal

Create a more client-focused law firm by asking the right questions and using these tips for better client satisfaction. The post Is your law firm client-focused enough? Organization & productivity improving law firm law firm clients law firms starting a law firm

Happy Hanukkah from the Canna Law Blog

HarrisBricken

For everyone out there celebrating this week, we here at the Canna Law Blog wish you a Happy Hanukkah! Enjoy the holiday and make sure to stay tuned to the Canna Law Blog! The post Happy Hanukkah from the Canna Law Blog appeared first on Harris Bricken

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Possible Change in Arizona Homestead Law & Refinancing

Diane Drain

Arizonans currently are shielded from creditors on the first $150,000 of equity in homes they own and live in, thanks to a special provision in state law that’s designed to keep people from being thrown out on the streets. As laws change (they do all the time) your rights also change.

Switzerland voters reject three environmental laws

JURIST

Swiss citizens voted against three environmental laws Sunday, rejecting proposed initiatives that sought to improve their long-term quality of life. Nearly 61 percent of voters rejected both of these proposed laws.

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Georgia governor signs election bills into law

JURIST

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp signed controverial voting restrictions into law Thursday following passage in the senate by a vote of 34-19. Carolyn Hughley has called the new law “ Jim Crow 2.0.” During the signing of the law, Rep.

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California’s Overly Restrictive Cannabis Laws Incentivize Illegal Activity

HarrisBricken

It’s no secret that California has a massive cannabis illicit market, despite the fact that it is perfectly legal (under state law) to sell cannabis if a business goes through the licensing process and complies with state and local laws.

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Gift Guide For 2021 Law School Graduation

AboveTheLaw

Law Schools ShoppingWe've updated for 2021!

Germany passes law requiring corporate due diligence human rights, environment

JURIST

The German Parliament passed a law on Friday requiring large and medium-sized businesses to do their due diligence in combating human rights violations along their supply chain. The law introduces a shift to mandatory compliance with international norms on labor exploitation.

How to Find a Good Family Law Attorney

LegalReader

It is better to spend more time searching for the right family law attorney than deal with future communication breakdowns. . Lawsuits & Litigation adoption Divorce family law attorney family law lawyer family law section family lawyer pre-nup prenuptial agreement

EU court advisor: Hungary anti-migrant laws violate EU Law

JURIST

The Advocate General of the European Court of Justice (ECJ) found Thursday that Hungary’s criminalization of activities aimed at helping migrants who did not fulfil its national criteria for the grant of asylum violated EU law.

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EU Parliament environmental committee approves climate change law

JURIST

Members of the European Parliament’s Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI Committee) Monday approved a sweeping climate change law which aims to achieve climate neutrality in the European Union (EU).

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Federal judge finds Georgia anti-BDS law unconstitutional

JURIST

A US federal judge ruled Monday that Georgia’s anti-BDS law, which prohibits state contractors from boycotting Israel, violates the First Amendment and the due process clause of the Fourteenth Amendment.

Happy Holidays from Canna Law Blog!

HarrisBricken

The post Happy Holidays from Canna Law Blog! Wishing all of our readers, along with friends and families, the very best this holiday season.

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Why Hire a Lemon Law Attorney?

LegalReader

Once you consult a lemon law attorney, you can build a strong case that will make things faster and be more lucrative when filing a lawsuit. Lawsuits & Litigation lemon law lemon law attorney lemon law claim lemon law claims lemon law lawyer lemon law settlements lemon law verdicts

Law Revue Video Contest 2021: The Winner!

AboveTheLaw

Law Schools Contests Law Revue Law Revue Video Contest Law StudentsCongratulations to our most deserving winner!

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5 Different Types of Law Practice

LegalReader

The main thing to keep in mind as a citizen in need of a lawyer is that you want to hire someone who knows the special area of law that you need help dealing with. Business business law criminal law environmental law Family law medical law patent law

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Alabama enacts law banning vaccine passports

JURIST

” Under the new law, businesses may not deny customers based on immunization documentation. The law does not mention how this law should be enforced, nor does it specify any penalties for a violation.

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Cannabis Lawyers and Law Firms: The Good the Bad and the Ugly

HarrisBricken

Making matters worse are lawyers and law firms that prey on and drag down industry businesses. Our law firm continues to see bad behavior and sloppy (sometimes dangerous) work from various law firms that claim to have cannabis practices and the below are what we’ve been seeing lately: 1.

More Bad News For Troubled Law School

AboveTheLaw

Law Schools Department of Education Florida Coastal School of Law Student LoansIf at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

157 US law school deans issue collective statement on 2020 election, Capitol attack

JURIST

Law school deans from 157 law schools across the US issued a collective statement on Tuesday addressing the 2020 election and condemning the attack on the US Capitol on January 6. The deans who signed the statement on Tuesday represented about two-thirds of US law schools.

French Administrative Supreme Court challenges EU law on data retention

JURIST

France’s Highest Administrative Court (Council of States) on Wednesday gave its ruling on the national policy concerning data retention creating conflict between French and EU laws. Uncategorized data privacy data protection EU EU law France International

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Global Law and Business Podcast: Arizona Cannabis with Ryan Hurley

HarrisBricken

We are happy to provide this podcast series: Global Law and Business, hosted by international attorneys Fred Rocafort and Jonathan Bench , where we look at the world by talking with business leaders, innovators, service providers, manufacturers, and government leaders around the world.

Texas Tech University School of Law Seeks Visitors to Teach Constitutional Law, Evidence, and Criminal Procedure

EvidenceProf Blog

Texas Tech University School of Law, Lubbock, Texas Texas Tech University School of Law invites applications from exceptional individuals to fill a visiting faculty position for the 2021-22 academic year (Requisition 22902BR/Visiting Professor). It is anticipated that the law school

Nicaragua parliament approves controversial law barring opposition from 2021 election

JURIST

The Nicaragua National Assembly approved Monday a law that will bar opposition politicians from participating in the November 2021 election. The law was passed by 70 votes, with only 15 voted against, and four abstained from voting. Numerous human rights groups have opposed this law.

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China amended national defense law takes effect

JURIST

China’s revised National Defense Law took effect Friday after its adoption by China’s top legislature, the Standing Committee of the 13th National People’s Congress (NPC), at its twenty-fourth session on December 26 and subsequent promulgation by President Xi Jinping.

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The Top Entertainment Law Schools, Ranked

AboveTheLaw

Law Schools Entertainment LawPlease don't read too much into this.

Cannabis Lawyers and Law Firms: The Totem of Hacks

HarrisBricken

Making matters worse are lawyers and law firms that prey on and drag down industry businesses. The “cannabis law firm” It’s not unusual for a law firm to focus on one specific area of practice. The big law firm with the cannabis practice.

What Are The Advantages Of Collaborative Law?

MorneauLaw

When you begin the Collaborative divorce process, a team is created consisting of the separating spouses, each represented by their own attorney specially trained in Collaborative law. Below are some of the additional benefits to Collaborative law. Contact Morneau Law.