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  • US high court: Who best judges fair competition?

    US high court: Who best judges fair competition?

    Headline News 10/13/2014

    The U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear a North Carolina case over whether U.S. states can delegate the regulation of professions such as dentistry, plumbing, cosmetology and more to boards of practitioners drawn from those occupations. The issue set f...

  • Court-martial for Missouri drill sergeant resumes

    Court-martial for Missouri drill sergeant resumes

    Legal News Feed 09/29/2014

    The military court-martial of a Missouri sergeant accused of sexually assaulting eight female soldiers has resumed. A verdict is expected Wednesday after a three-day trial for 30-year-old Army Staff Sgt. Angel M. Sanchez, who is accused of using his ...

  • Case of American jailed in Cuba back in US court

    Case of American jailed in Cuba back in US court

    Headline News 09/29/2014

    An attorney for a Maryland man who has spent over four years jailed in Cuba argued before a federal appeals court that his client should be allowed to sue the U.S. government over his imprisonment. An attorney for Alan Gross, who was a government sub...

  • San Francisco Intellectual Property Lawyer - The Onu Law Firm

    San Francisco Intellectual Property Lawyer - The Onu Law Firm

    Law Firm News 09/22/2014

    The Firm’s intellectual property practice includes the management, securement, and protection of our client’s intellectual property along with the development, structure and implementation of agreements in order to maximize our client’s intellectual ...

  • German court lifts injunction banning Uber

    German court lifts injunction banning Uber

    US Court Alerts 09/22/2014

    A court in Germany has lifted an emergency injunction that banned the ridesharing service Uber from operating anywhere in the country.The Frankfurt state court ruled Tuesday that the urgent measures taxi drivers won against their upstart rival last m...

  • Law Office of Alan Segal - Real Estate Law Attorney Massachusetts

    Law Office of Alan Segal - Real Estate Law Attorney Massachusetts

    Lawyer News 08/27/2014

    Looking to purchase your first home in Massachusetts? Bostonians are beginning to save up to buy real estate as safe equity. Property would include all of the following: house, commercial building, or even a lot. When people think property, they usua...

  • Appeals court questions proof-of-citizenship rules

    Appeals court questions proof-of-citizenship rules

    Class Action News 08/27/2014

    A federal appeals panel in Denver on Monday suggested that a partisan stalemate in Congress may mean that Republicans in Kansas and Arizona will be unable to force federal election officials to impose proof-of-citizenship requirements on voter regist...

  • Court: Silence can be used against suspects

    Court: Silence can be used against suspects

    Headline News 08/18/2014

    The California Supreme Court has ruled that the silence of suspects can be used against them. Wading into a legally tangled vehicular manslaughter case, a sharply divided high court on Thursday effectively reinstated the felony conviction of a man ac...

  • California high court strikes measure from ballot

    California high court strikes measure from ballot

    Law Firm News 08/18/2014

    The California Supreme Court on Monday blocked an advisory measure backed by Democrats from the November ballot. By a 5-1 vote, the court ordered the removal of Proposition 49, which would have asked voters if they want a federal constitutional amend...

  • Egypt court dissolves Muslim Brotherhood party

    Egypt court dissolves Muslim Brotherhood party

    Legal News Center 08/11/2014

    Egypt's highest administrative court dissolved Saturday the political party of the banned Muslim Brotherhood and ordered its assets liquidated, in the latest move against the 86-year old Islamist group. The decision against the Freedom and Justice Pa...

  • Teen suspect in 6-year-old's death due in court

    Teen suspect in 6-year-old's death due in court

    Legal News Feed 08/11/2014

    A 17-year-old boy arrested in the death and sexual assault of a 6-year-old Washington state girl is due in court Monday. Authorities still haven't released the name of the suspect, who was arrested Saturday in the Bremerton-area mobile home park from...

  • Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds 2011 union law

    Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds 2011 union law

    US Court Alerts 08/05/2014

    The fight over Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's signature policy achievement, a law effectively ending collective bargaining for most public employees, ended Thursday with the state Supreme Court declaring it to be constitutional. Passage of the law in ...