Litigation Paralegal to E-discovery Paralegal

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How to Transition from Litigation Paralegal to E-discovery Paralegal. One of those options is to transition from Litigation Paralegal to E-discovery Paralegal. Once you have hands-on experience in your litigation paralegal job, should you get certified by an e-discovery organization?

Cannabis Litigation: Writs of Attachment

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FREE Webinar – Cannabis Litigation: What You Need to Know

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Over the years, we have developed and prosecuted successful litigation strategies for many of our clients across the country and around the world. Harris Bricken litigators regularly advise cannabis and hemp businesses, investors and third parties at all stages of dispute resolution.

FREE Webinar – Cannabis Litigation: What You Need to Know

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Over the years, we have developed and prosecuted successful litigation strategies for many of our clients across the country and around the world. Harris Bricken litigators regularly advise cannabis and hemp businesses, investors and third parties at all stages of dispute resolution.

Lawyers Make Formidable Litigants

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Perhaps most obviously, lawyers make daunting litigants because they know the law better than other litigants. Litigators Small Law Firms Jordan Rothman Litigation

Advance Your Litigation Paralegal Career

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How to Use Investigative Analysis Skills to Advance Your Litigation Paralegal Career. One way to advance your litigation paralegal career and take on other roles is to add new skills. When properly trained, a litigation paralegal can quickly learn the investigative analysis process.

Types of Litigation Software to Know

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Litigation Software as a New Litigation Paralegal. As a new litigation paralegal, it is not expected that you will have mastered all of these technologies. Discovery/Litigation Software. The post Types of Litigation Software to Know appeared first on Paralegal Bootcamp.

California Cannabis Litigation: Who Should Be Sued?

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Our litigation team has experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants in the cannabis industry, and one issue we commonly see is whether an individual is rightfully sued along with his/her business. The post California Cannabis Litigation: Who Should Be Sued?

Lex Machina Releases 2021 Contracts Litigation Report

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Business contract contract law contract litigation contract mediation contractsContracts case filings over the last three years showed a slight but steady increase through the pandemic, while franchise case filings fell sharply and damages awarded continued to climb.

The 2021 Litigation Finance Survey Report [Sponsored]

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A solid majority of our survey respondents stated that litigation finance has become more relevant to their practice in the last year. Litigation Finance Sponsored Content Biglaw In-House Counsel Lake Whillans Lake Whillans Litigation Finance Research Surveys

Cannabis Litigation: Attempt to Plead Around the “Illegality” Defense Fails

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Many cannabis businesses, especially larger multi-state operators, would prefer to litigate in federal court rather than state court for a variety of reasons. The post Cannabis Litigation: Attempt to Plead Around the “Illegality” Defense Fails appeared first on Harris Bricken

Proactive Litigation Paralegal Tip

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A proactive litigation paralegal is a valuable addition to any litigation team. How can you be a proactive litigation paralegal? To be a proactive litigation paralegal, you must know what is going on in all of your litigation cases.

How To Choose A Litigation Funder [Sponsored]

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Some empirical evidence on considerations in funder selection and advice gleaned from experience in the litigation finance market. Litigation Finance Sponsored Content Lake Whillans Lake Whillans Litigation Finance

Litigation Funding In Limine

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A recent decision is in line with a developing consensus that patent cases are crowded enough with issues requiring adjudication so as to make spending time on litigation funding arrangements a hard sell.

Cannabis Litigation: Know Your Statutes of Limitation!

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We always advise our cannabis clients, in administrative litigation or otherwise, to keep certain deadlines in their back of their minds, and this is just one example of why it’s so important to do so. The post Cannabis Litigation: Know Your Statutes of Limitation!

Cannabis Patent Litigation Update: Canopy Growth Sues GW Pharma

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The ‘632 Patent is set to expire in about a year and a half, but could allow Canopy to profit off of patent litigation like this case against GW Pharmaceuticals, and could have a chilling effect on the industry that could result in a significant competitive edge.

Lex Machina Releases 2021 Patent Litigation Report

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Patent litigators saw record damages and increased case filings despite the pandemic. Lawsuits & Litigation intellectual property Intellectual property attorney intellectual property law Intellectual property lawyer intellectual property litigation

Cannabis Litigation: An Introduction to California’s Anti-SLAPP Statute

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As I mentioned in my last post , litigation claims continue to evolve and expand in the cannabis industry, and we’ve noticed substantial interest in defamation claims. The post Cannabis Litigation: An Introduction to California’s Anti-SLAPP Statute appeared first on Harris Bricken

International Cannabis Litigation: Colorado Court Finds No Personal Jurisdiction in Trademark Battle

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The District of Colorado recently dismissed a lawsuit against a Dutch cannabis company for lack of personal jurisdiction in a case that highlights two issues common to international litigation. Cannabis Trademark Litigation: A Preliminary Injunction is Issued Against Capna Intellectual.

Cannabis Litigation: Solar Therapeutics’ Principal Claims No Personal Liability for Copyright Infringement

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Sometimes, we’ve been able to obtain agreement for early dismissal without prejudice (meaning, they can re-initiate the litigation against that principal) if the discovery process produces documents or information that indicate personal liability is appropriate.

Pro Se Litigants Can Make Formidable Opponents

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Let the lawyer beware: pro se litigants are likely to research all of the legal issues and procedures involved in a case and harp on deficiencies in the positions of adversaries. Small Law Firms Jordan Rothman Pro Se Litigants

Vexatious Litigants

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2021) (nonprecedential) [ Raytheon Vexatious Litigant ]. California Code allows for a litigant to be defined as a “vexatious litigant” and Mankaruse was so-named. to deem Mankaruse a “vexatious litigant” under Federal Law and require a bond before he proceeds with the case. Further, courts have power to order litigants to pay a security-deposit associated with potential future costs or sanctions. [T]he Mankaruse v.

Cannabis Litigation: The New-ish Trend in TCPA Claims After Facebook

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Well, we also wrote this was probably not the end of TCPA litigation as a whole, and a new lawsuit filed against a California dispensary proves it. The post Cannabis Litigation: The New-ish Trend in TCPA Claims After Facebook appeared first on Harris Bricken

The Streamlined Future Of Civil Litigation [Sponsored]

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Sponsored Content Technology Biglaw Infotrack Litigation Small Law Firms WebinarsThe great remotening paved the way for new efficiencies, and your practice can be at the forefront. Join us on October 6th for the answers.

Hemp Litigation: Colorado Federal Court Stays Hemp Partnership Dispute Under Colorado River Abstention Doctrine

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20-CV-03297) concerning a dispute between partners in a hemp business because of similar pending litigation in state court. The Rise of Cannabis Litigation Against Foreign Entities – Where Will You Litigate? Litigation Update: Who Decides Whether You Can Ship Hemp Through Idaho?

Lex Machina Releases 2021 Consumer Protection Litigation Report

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Lawsuits & Litigation Consumer Protection Bureau Consumer Protection Groups Consumer Protection Laws consumer protections Trade and Consumer ProtectionConsumer Protection case filings over the last three years declined steadily through the pandemic.

Resolving Business Disputes: Mediation, Arbitration & Litigation

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Lawsuits & Litigation adr alternative dispute resolution arbitration litigation mediationMediation and arbitration are known as Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)—and involve finding a mutually acceptable resolution outside of a courtroom.

Cannabis Litigation: Third-Party Subpoenas and the Illegality Defense

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This post discusses the use of the federal “illegality defense” in connection with third-party subpoenas in litigation. Cannabis litigators, investors, and companies who decide to filing lawsuit arising out of a business transaction likely are familiar with the “illegality defense.”

Cannabis Litigation: Curaleaf Wins Dismissal of Securities Class Action Lawsuit

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For more reading on Curaleaf and cannabis securities, see: Oregon Cannabis Securities Litigation: Another (!) Cannabis Securities Litigation 101: Who Can Be Liable for Oregon Securities Fraud? Oregon Cannabis Litigation: Cura Hit with $10 Million Class Action.

Lex Machina Releases 2021 Securities Litigation Report

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Lawsuits & Litigation Lex Machina Lex Machina data LexisNexis SEC Securities and Exchange Commission securities lawsuit U.S. Upward trend of securities case filings and shareholder derivative suits over the last three years continues unabated through the pandemic.

Cannabis Trademark Litigation: A Preliminary Injunction is Issued Against Capna Intellectual

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We have been closely following litigation brought by tobacco giant ITG Brands against cannabis company Capna Intellectual. The post Cannabis Trademark Litigation: A Preliminary Injunction is Issued Against Capna Intellectual appeared first on Harris Bricken

Cannabis Litigation: How Effective Are Motions to Dismiss?

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As the cannabis industry has generated more and more litigation, complaints have generally improved – but quite a few still come across our desks that are so bare and insufficient under the standard above. The post Cannabis Litigation: How Effective Are Motions to Dismiss?

Cannabis Litigation: Selecting the Right Mediator for Your Marijuana or Hemp Lawsuit is Critical

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This is certainly true in my practice and for most attorneys I know who specialize in business litigation. Although litigants may resolve disputes informally, i.e. without the aid of a third party, disputes are often resolved via private mediation.

Woman-Led Remote Litigation Startup Raises $1 Million Seed Round

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The company was founded to perfect remote testimony and solve the problems encountered by attorneys, mediators, parties, judges, and jurors mediating and litigating remotely in real time,” the company says.

Lex Machina Releases 2021 Copyright and Trademark Litigation Report

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Lawsuits & Litigation copyright Copyright Infringement Copyright Lawsuit trademark Trademark Infringement trademark lawsuitFile sharing and mass counterfeiting cases take up large proportion of the copyright and trademark dockets.

Cannabis Litigation: Fraudulent Transfer Claims and the UVTA

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Especially because litigating is expensive. So, below is a breakdown of California’s fraudulent transfer claim for those who are considering their pre-litigation options, or maybe for those who have judgments in hand and feel defeated.

Cannabis Trademark Litigation: A Trademark is the Sum of Its Parts

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The post Cannabis Trademark Litigation: A Trademark is the Sum of Its Parts appeared first on Harris Bricken In a case we’ve been watching closely , a California District Court Judge recently denied a motion by cannabis company Capna Intellectual.

Hemp Litigation: D.C. Trial Court Dismisses Hemp Industry Challenge to DEA Interim Final Rule

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Nathalie Bougenies and other hemp lawyers at Harris Bricken have tracked the rule since its adoption, and the ensuing litigation since its inception: Watch Out! Hemp Litigation: DEA Sued Again. The post Hemp Litigation: D.C.

DONDA: Litigator’s Lituation Edition

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I spent my billables listening to the album so you don't have to. Music DONDA Kanye West Off the grid

Cannabis Securities Litigation: Proceed with Caution Before Investing in International Cannabis

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Just as naturally is the rise in litigation involving cannabis that has an international flavor. The post Cannabis Securities Litigation: Proceed with Caution Before Investing in International Cannabis appeared first on Harris Bricken