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Play Ball! Resolving Potential Conflicts in U.S. v. Clemens

February 18, 2011

The Legal Intelligencer

The snow is melting, the seed catalogs are arriving, and all eyes are turning to Spring Training in Florida! Some…

Fashion Designers a Step Closer to Copyright Protection

December 22, 2010

The Legal Intelligencer

Fashion designers have long lamented the lack of copyright protection for their designs in the United States, but that may…

Indictment Raises Questions About Proper Role of In-House Counsel

December 17, 2010

The Legal Intelligencer

On Nov. 9, a federal grand jury in Maryland handed up an indictment charging Lauren Stevens, a retired GlaxoSmithKline (GSK)…

Equity Offers No Forgiveness if Statutes Are Skirted

December 15, 2010

Delaware Law Weekly

The Court of Chancery’s recent post-trial opinion in Blades v. Wisehart drives home a point grounded in Delaware Supreme Court…

Harnessing ‘Expert Power’ to Help Persuade the Jury

November 5, 2010

American Bar Association Products Liability Litigation Committee Newsletter

When we make a presentation to a jury in a product liability case or any other case, we are attempting…

Lozano a Guide for Supreme Court In Immigration-Enforcement Debate

October 11, 2010

New Jersey Law Journal

In Lozano v. City of Hazelton, Chief Judge Theodore McKee of the Third U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has given…

Wiretaps and Undercover Sting Operations: Are White Collar Defendants Ready?

October 1, 2010

Financial Fraud Law Report

The U.S. Department of Justice has aggressively used proactive enforcement techniques such as undercover sting operations and enhanced use of…

Defending Yourself: How Far Can a Criminal Defense Lawyer Go?

October 1, 2010

The Legal Intelligencer

It’s October and while we miss the summer, we’re enjoying the turn of the seasons. The blistering heat has abated…

Expert Issues Unique to Types of Expertise

September 23, 2010

American Bar Association Publication "Engaging and Retaining the Expert Witness"

Scientific experts can form an important arrow in your trial quiver. The identification and development of scientific experts lends itself…

The Athletic Trainer’s Legal Liability for Football-Related Injuries: Minimizing the Risk

September 10, 2010

NATA News: News Magazine of the National Athletic Trainers' Association

As the number of reported concussions and other football-related injuries continues to rise at the high school, collegiate and professional…

3rd Circuit Tests No-Contact Rule Under McDade Amendment

September 3, 2010

The Legal Intelligencer

In October 1998, Congress passed the McDade Amendment, which provides that attorneys employed by the federal government are subject to…

With Liberty and Justice for All: Lawyers Who Defend Constitution Deserve Our Support and Protection

July 2, 2010

The Legal Intelligencer

As lawyers, we know that we have a duty to zealously represent our clients within the bounds of the law….

Avoiding Ethical Pitfalls on Social Networking Sites

June 11, 2010

The Legal Intelligencer

As members of the online social networking generation, we know too well the tendency to overshare “private” exploits, but as…

Risk Management and E-Discovery: Qualcomm Review

May 7, 2010

The Legal Intelligencer

Almost three years ago, we wrote about the tension between a lawyer’s defense of his own professional conduct and his…

Does the First Amendment Provide a Limit on the Duty of Loyalty?

April 2, 2010

The Legal Intelligencer

We all know that lawyers owe ongoing duties of loyalty and confidentiality to former clients, but how far do those…

The Authority of the Arbitrators to Interpret the Rules Under Which the Arbitration is Conducted

April 1, 2010

Society of Maritime Arbitrators, Inc. - THE ARBITRATOR

In its January 14, 2010 decision, T.Co Metals LLC v. Dempsey Pipe & Supply, Inc., 592 F.3d 329 (2d Cir….

Mom Beats Prince: DMCA Takedown Notice Bites Back

March 15, 2010

Media Law Resource Center's "Internet Law Treatise"

The Artist-formerly-and-once-again-known-as-Prince has made no secret of his disdain for user-generated Web content that incorporates his music.  Prince believes it…

Just in Time for Valentine’s Day, a Love Letter to the Law

February 5, 2010

The Legal Intelligencer

The Christmas tree is mulched, the latkes have been eaten and holidays are behind us. (Sigh of relief!) But now…

When The Company Pays the Fees: N.J. Puts Some ‘Meat on the Bones’

January 8, 2010

One of the trends that we see developing in the new decade is a significant rise in corporate investigations by…

Top Ten Policies and Practices for Nonprofit Organizations

November 30, 2009

Reprinted from Don Kramer's Nonprofit Issues

Increased emphasis on transparency and accountability requires more formal attention to governance and administration. The emphasis since the enactment of…