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Dave Jamieson

Court Ruling 'Unravels FedEx's Business Model' In Contractor Case | Dave Jamieson | Posted 08.27.2014 | Business

In a decision that one judge wrote "substantially unravels FedEx's business model," a panel of federal judges ruled Wednesday that FedEx Ground and Fe...

Important Distinctions Between Litigation and Mediation

Mark Baer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce
Mark Baer

Throughout the conference, the panelists kept reiterating that what occurs in court is state specific, "locale specific," and jurist specific. In other words, results vary from judge to judge based upon the judge's biases, beliefs, assumptions and values. I think this should really scare anyone and everyone.

Janell Ross

Pennsylvania Voter ID Neither Easy Nor Free As Court Case Continues | Janell Ross | Posted 09.19.2012 | Latino Voices

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruling on Tuesday kicking a challenge to the state's new voter ID law back to a lower court that already approved it ma...

Judge To Law Students: Degree Doesn't Guarantee You A Job

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 03.30.2012 | Business

After three years of toiling in law school, graduates are complaining that their degrees aren't translating into job offers like their admissions offi...

Are Libraries Breaking The Law?

Posted 10.31.2011 | Books

Earlier this month, a U.S. court of appeals ruled against a graduate student importing textbooks from Thailand and selling them online. This ruling ma...

Court Order Demands City Rehire, Compensate Jilted Black Firefighters

Posted 10.17.2011 | Chicago

An expected court ruling will force the city of Chicago to hire more than 100 black firefighters and pay millions to others who were unfairly denied e...

JPMorgan Could Be Forced To Repurchase Home Equity Loans

Reuters | Posted 05.28.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM.N: Quote, Profile, Research, Stock Buzz) could be forced to repurchase thousands of home equity loan...

UBS-IRS Deal: Court Ruling Forces Swiss To Rethink Deal To Reveal Names

AP | FRANK JORDANS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

GENEVA — The Swiss government said Wednesday it may have to renegotiate a carefully wrought deal with the United States to hand over thousands o...

Candidates Can't Spend Campaign Money On Clothes: FEC

AP | SHARON THEIMER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Candidates can't use campaign money to improve their wardrobes, the Federal Election Commission said Thursday in a ruling that none...

Virginia Tech: $11 Million For Victims

AP | LARRY O'DELL and DENA POTTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. — A judge on Tuesday approved an $11 million state settlement with families of most of the victims in last year's Virginia Tech sl...