Author Archives: admin

New and Enlightening Medical Malpractice Claim Statistics –

please consult with an experienced medical malpractice attorney as soon as possible. Texas medical malpractice law is complicated and you need a skilled legal professional to protect your rights.

United States: Employees Score Another Win Under The New York City Human Rights Law – Mondaq

As we previously reported, in 2009, a New York state appellate court first held in Williams v. New York City Housing Authority, that a plaintiff claiming hostile work environment harassment under the New York City Human Rights Law (“NYCHRL”) need … Continue reading

Congressional Progressive Caucus Co-Chair Grijalva Calls for Attorney General Investigation Of Anti-Trust Activity By Largest Banks –

We urge you to immediately open an investigation to determine whether banking trade associations and/or individual banks have violated antitrust laws. Specifically, we are concerned that communications between banks and bank associations that may amount to …

Improve the Canadian and European-Union trade agreement to better protect the environment, says Canadian Environmental Law Association – CNW Group

TORONTO, Oct. 14, 2011 /CNW/ -Today, the Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) published a report about the negative environmental effects that could result from the Canadian and European-Union trade agreement, currently in its final stages of …

Don’t let D.C. dictate how to reform Georgia’s tax laws – Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)

The warning had an ominous ring to it. It was a month too early for Halloween, but here was someone from the nation’s capital, telling an Atlanta audience about apparitions in the halls of Congress. “Washington is being haunted by … Continue reading

Entertainment Cos. Targeted In DVD Menu Patent Suit Blitz –

Law360, New York (October 14, 2011, 5:59 PM ET) — A patent holding company on Thursday continued an aggressive enforcement campaign in Texas by accusing eight entertainment companies including The Criterion Collection Inc., On-Demand Publishing LLC …

Mana calls for an end to ‘Flag of Convenience’ vessels – Scoop

Mana spokesperson John Minto says the Rena disaster shows that ships registered in countries with lax employment and maritime safety laws should not be allowed to conduct coastal shipping in New Zealand. “The Rena is registered in the West African … Continue reading

Jaffe questions genetically engineered foods – Yale Daily News

Biotechnology Project Director Gregory Jaffe … But then-President Ronald Reagan’s opposition to big government caused him to support laws that severely limited the federal government’s ability to regulate genetically engineered crops …

9th Circ. Upholds Marine’s Sentence In Export Case –

Law360, New York (October 14, 2011, 4:53 PM ET) — The Ninth Circuit on Friday affirmed a three-year prison sentence for a U.S. Marine accused of violating U.S. export law by shipping military-grade night-vision goggles out of the country, saying … Continue reading

History of Gays in the Military – YAHOO!

A convention of this kind would not have been possible until that law was repealed. Here is more history of gays in the military. * The discrimination of gays in the U.S. military goes back to as far as George … Continue reading