6 hrs ago
Federal Judge Rejects Multi-Million Dollar Settlement Between Hewlett-Packard and Shareholders
Summary : Judge Charles Breyer ruled in a California federal court that he will need to review more evidence before he can approve a settlement reached between Hewlett-Packard and its shareholders over claims stemming from the company's botched acquisition of Autonomy Plc.
9 hrs ago
Flurry of Supreme Court decisions keeps IP bar busy
A flurry of patent and other intellectual property decisions from the U.S. Supreme Court is keeping one of New England's most vibrant practice areas on its toes.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Obama administration takes Supreme Court hint
Responding to a Supreme Court rebuke, the Obama administration today announced its promised revisions to the many-times revised regulations for nonprofits objecting to the contraceptive and abortifacient mandate.
Appeals Court Denies Aereo's Request for New Hearing
On Thursday, the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals told Aereo that further proceedings in the TV broadcasters' lawsuit will take place at the district court.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
TV Broadcasters Aim for Broad Injunction Against Aereo
Having prevailed at the U.S. Supreme Court, television broadcasters are now proposing that a New York federal judge issue a preliminary injunction against Aereo that would prohibit the digital service from "streaming, transmitting, retransmitting, or otherwise publicly performing any Copyrighted Programming over the Internet... or by means of any ... (more)
Obama Hints of Supreme Court Opening
President Barack Obama caused a stir when campaigning for the mid-term elections, suggesting there may soon be an opening on the U.S. Supreme Court.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Justice of the Day - Stephen G. Breyer
Today's Justice of the Day is: STEPHEN G. BREYER. Justice Breyer was born on this day, August 15, in 1938.
The Aereo Crashed: Cheap Internet TV Thwarted
The Supreme Court of the United States has now determined that internet streaming services directly infringe the copyrights of several television networks.
Albany Times Union
JULY 26: Actor Ben Affleck attends the Warner Bros. Pictures panel and presentation during Comic-Con International 2014 at San Diego Convention Center on July 26, 2014 in San Diego, California.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Obama's Planning on More Supreme Court 'Appointments'
Speaking at a private home in Tisbury, Massachusetts, Obama said he is dealing with a faction of Republicans motivated only by ideology.
Talking Points Memo
The Enormous, Unbelievable Stakes For The Supreme Court In 2016
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McDonnell case shows Virginia is not above corruption
For many years, opponents of restrictions on the role of money in politics have held out the state of Virginia to legitimize their opposition to campaign finance reform.
Cheers and Jeers: Tuesday
As he is remembered, it is our hope the focus will not be on Robin's death, but on the countless moments of joy and laughter he gave to millions.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
President Obama Suggests Upcoming Supreme Court Vacancy
President Barack Obama hinted at the possibility of an upcoming vacancy on the Supreme Court Monday during a fundraiser for Senate Democrats.
The Fourth Feminist
The summer of 2014 has turned into something of a national folk feminist revival, as far as the Supreme Court is concerned.
California Northern District Judges Split on Sufficiency of Damages...
Judges in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California are split on the sufficiency of damages evidence at the class certification stage.
Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer has been on the bench 20 years as of last week. Overall, I'd rate his job performance so far as...
Two unarmed black men, Michael Brown and John Crawford , have been gunned down by police in a matter of days, tragedies which have once again ... Most of us on this site are well aware that climate change impacts will exacerbate marginal living in the southern hemisphere, particularly Africa, South Asia and the Middle East.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Stephen Breyer, the Supreme Court's 'Raging Pragmatist'
This week marks the 20th anniversary of Justice Stephen Breyer's appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court.
National Review Online
Abortion Right Equal to Second Amendment?
I have come to believe that if Roe v. Wade is ever overturned-a big if-it will be from the other side.