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The gov. Rick Perry indictment: another weak case that shouldn’t have been charged

  • Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 18 2014

The news outlets exploded this weekend with commentary on the Gov. Rick Perryindictment, and the criticism was fast and swift to deem it a very weak

7th Circuit rejects public-disclosure bar in qui tam case

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 15 2014

A cardinal rule of a qui tam action brought under the False Claims Act is that the relator must be the information's original source. In United

High Court prevents employer from giving full reference

  • Bond Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 14 2014

In the recent case of AB v A Chief Constable 2014 EWHC 1965, the High Court considered whether the chief constable of a police force had a duty

Québec Court of Appeal upholds priority of treaty rights of Aboriginal peoples under James Bay and Northern Québec Agreement

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • August 14 2014

On August 4, 2014, the Court of Appeal of Québec issued an important judgement upholding the priority of the treaty rights of the Cree, Inuit

Corcoran cy prés trial wraps up, whether judge thinks deaccessioning is worse than the alternatives will influence final result

  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • August 13 2014

The two-week trial over the possible reformation of the Corcoran Gallery and the Corcoran College of Art Design ended last week, with Judge Robert

Update suit against school district regarding tweet settles

  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • -
  • USA
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  • August 13 2014

As previously reported, in a March 2014 filing titled H.W. V. Sterling High School District, a New Jersey high school student filed suit claiming

Parent whose child no longer attended school in district could maintain lawsuit under the public interest exception

  • Liebert Cassidy Whitmore
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  • USA
  • -
  • August 13 2014

Hector F. Is the father of three children. Brian, the oldest, attended King Elementary School and Kennedy Middle School, two schools in the El Centro

Obama administration backtracks on key lobbyist restrictions

  • Holland & Knight LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 13 2014

Today, the Obama Administration issued revised guidance regarding federal lobbyists serving on federal advisory boards and commissions. Now, instead

Supreme Court opens escape path from CEQA via citizens initiative Tuolumne Jobs & Small Business Alliance v. Superior Court

  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 12 2014

Project proponents may avoid CEQA altogether by gathering sufficient voter signatures and then having the local City Council approve

Supreme Court blocks Citizens United advisory proposition from ballot

  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 12 2014

I've previously reported on SB 1272 which was rushed through the legislature and allowed to become "law" without Governor Brown's signature. The bill