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1 hr ago | Courthouse News Service
Defamation claims by Republican-funding casino magnate Sheldon Adelson could hinge upon whether a "naked hyperlink" to allegations is akin to describing them, 2nd Circuit judges said Thursday.
6 hrs ago | MediaPost
Streaming video company FilmOn is appealing an order holding the company in contempt and directing it to pay around $150,000 in sanctions and legal bills.
6 hrs ago | Forward
Imagine you are in a car accident. It's the other guy's fault, and you know your insurance company will sue his.
9 hrs ago | Reuters
A U.S. regulator can proceed with lawsuits accusing HSBC Holdings Plc and Nomura Holdings Inc of misleading Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac into buying mortgage-backed securities that later turned toxic, a federal judge ruled on Thursday.
14 hrs ago | Forbes.com
I write on white-collar crime and how seemingly good, smart people are capable of doing the dumbest things.
Records of landmark US civil rights cases presided over by one of the country's most senior judges have been removed from the internet.
Florida's Second District Court of Appeals has asked the state's Supreme Court to decide whether the ban on same-sex marriage passed by 62% of Floridian voters in 2008 is unconstitutional, the AP reports .
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The 2nd District Court of Appeals on Wednesday upheld the convictions against Kou Yang and also rejected his argument that the $36,000 in restitution to cover funeral costs was excessive.
A federal judge has rejected the United States' bid to dismiss a more than $25 billion lawsuit filed by Maurice "Hank" Greenberg, the former chief executive of American International Group Inc, over the insurer's government bailout, clearing the way for a Sept.
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.
According to the SEC , in fiscal year 2013, foreign whistleblowers accounted for 404 of the 3,238 whistleblower reports received by the SEC .
On August 21, 2014, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit joined the Ninth Circuit in holding that FINRA rules requiring arbitration of customer disputes may be superseded by an agreement between a member and a customer containing a broad forum selection clause requiring all disputes to be heard in court.
Connecticut Bar Association members last week deadlocked in a referendum on whether to reverse the decision of the organization's leadership to support the defense of Connecticut's highly restrictive gun control law in the Shew v.
Police at the home on Dogwood Drive, in Easton, Conn. where Gonzalo Guizan was shot and killed by police during a raid on May 18th, 2008.
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Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 08:03 pm
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