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    E-Discovery Trends To Watch In 2017

    Significant amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure late in 2015, followed by a flood of judicial opinions interpreting them, are changing the practice. In this Today’s General Counsel article, Michele C.S. Lang discusses some key...

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    Topless Ban Discriminates Against Women

    A Colorado judge says Fort Collins’ indecency code, which makes it a crime for women to show their nipples, is likely unconstitutional. U.S. District Judge R. Brooke Jackson said the ordinance is based on gender discrimination, and...

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    Hispanic Immigrants, Black Men Have Highest Job Injury Rate

    Hardly a surprise, but a study bears it out: Hispanic immigrants and African-American men have the highest rate of workplace injury and disability. Hispanic immigrants are number one. Hispanic immigrant men ages 18 to 64 have the...

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    Frank Talk From Former NSA General Counsel

    Said to be “one of the largest and most colorful figures” in the world of cyber law and cybersecurity, he is currently – again – a partner at Steptoe & Johnson. Stewart A. Baker has held a...

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    “Judicial Hellhole” In Missouri Targeted For Tort Reform

    A bill under consideration in Missouri would drastically restrict consumer lawsuits. Missouri has become a battleground for tort reform, with ATRA (the American Tort Reform Association) describing the state court in St. Louis as a magnet for...

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    Feds Investigate FOX News’ Sexual Harassment Settlements

    Federal prosecutors are investigating whether the Fox News Channel broke securities law by making payments in the sexual harassment scandal that led to the ouster of Chairman Roger Ailes. Judd Burstein – the lawyer for suspended Fox...

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    South Korean Prosecutor Seeks Arrest Warrant For Samsung Chief

    South Korea’s special prosecutor’s office says it will once again seek an arrest warrant for Samsung Group chief Jay Y. Lee in connection with a graft investigation that may bring down the presidency of Park Geun-hye. Last...

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    Hague Seeks Max Sentence For Cyberbully

    Dutch prosecutors are seeking the maximum possible sentence – up to 11 years – for a man charged with cyberbullying dozens of young girls and gay men. He faces more than 70 charges linked to the alleged...

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    The Major Money-Laundering Cases From 2016

    The first case, from the First Circuit, “tests the money laundering statute’s reach in prosecution of an alleged international fraud perpetrated primarily outside of the United States...

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    New Risks To Construction Industry From Smart Technologies

    The benefits are many, but there are some unknowns. One issue, according to an insurance broker...

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