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  • Web sites need not check for IP breaches

    Web sites need not check for IP breaches

    Recent Cases 02/16/2012

    A European Union court ruled Thursday that social networking sites cannot be compelled to install general filters to prevent the illegal trading of music and other copyrighted material. The decision is a victory for operators of social networking sit...

  • Cisco challenges Microsoft takeover of Skype in EU

    Cisco challenges Microsoft takeover of Skype in EU

    Headline Legal News 02/15/2012

    Networking company Cisco said Wednesday that it is challenging Microsoft's $8.5 billion takeover of Skype at the European Union's top court to ensure Microsoft won't block other video conferencing services. Microsoft completed the deal in October sho...

  • Why do law firms need a good SEO?

    Why do law firms need a good SEO?

    Legal Solutions 02/14/2012

    Most lawyers who are freshly introduced to the idea of internet marketing will build their website with a design company and then think visitors will start flowing in automatically after the website's initial launch. No matter how professional and ae...

  • Federal court rules for Ohio festival free speech

    Federal court rules for Ohio festival free speech

    Headline Legal News 02/13/2012

    A federal appeals court has ruled in favor of two Christians who say their free speech rights were violated at a southwest Ohio corn festival. A 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals three-judge panel ruled unanimously Monday that a policy against solici...

  • Italian court convicts 2 in asbestos-linked deaths

    Italian court convicts 2 in asbestos-linked deaths

    Recent Cases 02/13/2012

    An Italian court Monday convicted two men of negligence in some 2,000 asbestos-related deaths blamed on contamination from a construction company, sentencing each of them to 16 years in prison and ordering them to pay millions in what officials calle...

  • Student bra search case goes to NC Supreme Court

    Student bra search case goes to NC Supreme Court

    National News 02/13/2012

    The North Carolina Supreme Court is hearing arguments over whether school officials should be allowed to search students' bras for drugs. A student at an alternative school sued after students had to untuck their shirts and pull out their bras with t...

  • Miss high court hears challenge to Barbour pardons

    Miss high court hears challenge to Barbour pardons

    Headline Legal News 02/10/2012

    Feuding attorneys asked the Mississippi Supreme Court on Thursday to determine the validity of pardons that Haley Barbour gave to convicted killers and other convicts during his final days as governor. Chief Justice Bill Waller Jr. said the court wou...

  • Group wants Supreme Court to save war memorial

    Group wants Supreme Court to save war memorial

    Recent Cases 02/09/2012

    Supporters of a war memorial cross deemed unconstitutional last year by a federal court plan to ask the Supreme Court to reverse the decision, amid a growing fight nationwide over the use of religious symbols to honor fallen troops. A nonprofit legal...

  • BofA investor lawsuit wins class-action status

    BofA investor lawsuit wins class-action status

    National News 02/08/2012

    Investors suing Bank of America Corp won class-action status for their lawsuit accusing the bank of fraudulently misleading them about the 2008 takeover of Merrill Lynch & Co and the size of Merrill's losses and bonus payouts. U.S. District Judge...

  • Utah high court to hear posthumous benefits case

    Utah high court to hear posthumous benefits case

    Headline Legal News 02/07/2012

    Utah's Supreme Court is deciding whether a sperm donor contract is proof that a man wanted to be a father, even after his death. The question stems from a dispute between Gayle Burns and the Social Security Administration, which denied survivor benef...

  • Eugene, Oregon Stalking Order Attorneys

    Eugene, Oregon Stalking Order Attorneys

    Legal Issues 02/07/2012

    Our lawyers here in Oregon have seen real world example of clients' lives being extremely affected by erroneous stalking order petitions. And in our experience working in the field, most stalking order cases usually do not have a trial and are dismis...

  • Las Vegas Product Liability Attorney - Luis A. Ayon

    Las Vegas Product Liability Attorney - Luis A. Ayon

    Notable Attorneys 02/06/2012

    Las Vegas Product Liability Attorney - Luis A. Ayon Luis has significant litigation experience in Nevada's state and federal courts. He focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation and contested and adversarial matters in bankruptcy court, r...

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