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Decision to expel pupil upheld by courts

  • DMH Stallard LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 26 2010

The parents of an independent school pupil have lost their appeal against a judge's decision to dismiss their claim that their son's expulsion from the school amounted to a breach of contract and warranted injunctive relief and the payment of damages by the school

K 12 education alerts: June 2011 - June 2012

  • Franczek Radelet PC
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  • USA
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  • August 1 2012

On Monday, June 13, 2011, Governor Quinn signed into law Senate Bill 7, the sweeping education reform bill that is the product of months of negotiations between a broad group of stakeholders that included representatives from both management and labor

Pape and government spending - no cause for alarm

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • October 19 2009

Government departments and agencies cannot assume that section 81 will authorise the spending of money on whatever activities or objectives the government likes

Is there a reasonable cause of action?

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Australia
  • -
  • June 30 2010

On 23 March 2010, in Hore v Parklands Albury Wodonga Limited 2010 NSWSC 207, the NSW Supreme Court considered whether or not an application for leave to amend a Statement of Claim would be futile in circumstances where it was asserted that the proposed amendments disclosed no reasonable cause of action

New trial ordered in police officer’s case alleging discrimination and retaliation

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 11 2011

A jury rejected Mitchell Grobeson’s claims against the City of Los Angeles and Daniel Watson for alleged unlawful discrimination, harassment, retaliation and constructive discharge

The effective use of mediation by local authorities in judicial review

  • Nabarro LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 20 2009

One of the main advances in litigation in recent years has been the growing acceptance that mediation can and does provide an effective and acceptable way of resolving private law disputes

"Like" speech

  • Graydon Head & Ritchey LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 20 2013

The Court of Appeals for the United States Fourth Appellate Circuit ruled this week that when a person "likes" a candidate's page on Facebook, that

Pennsylvania Supreme Court strikes down Act 13

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 26 2013

Last week, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court struck down a state law that required municipalities to permit oil and gas drilling in all zoning districts

Employees have limited privacy rights on employer - issued computers

  • Harris & Company
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 19 2012

In a much anticipated decision, the Supreme Court of Canada has overturned the decision of the Ontario Court of Appeal in R. v. Cole, and has concluded that the evidence obtained through a warrantless police search of a laptop issued by the employer to a teacher should not have been excluded

D.C. Circuit lifts restrictions on contributions to advocacy groups

  • Calfee Halter & Griswold LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • April 2 2010

The United States Supreme Court's decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission issued in January, 2010, struck down federal restrictions on corporate independent expenditures to advocate for or against candidates for federal office