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The Louise O’Keeffe case
  • Eversheds LLP
  • Ireland
  • February 25 2014

The relationship between Irish Law and the European Convention on Human Rights (the “Convention”) and the distinction between the Convention and EU


Critical limitations soften blow of Seventh Circuit decision voiding Indiana school’s boys basketball hair length rule
  • Franczek Radelet PC
  • USA
  • February 26 2014

School districts across the country allow their athletic departments and coaches to regulate student player appearances, including rules requiring


High Court finds that commonwealth executive power must be supported by validly enacted commonwealth legislation
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
  • Australia
  • October 12 2012

On 20 June 2012, the High Court handed down its decision in Williams v The Commonwealth of Australia 2012 HCA 23 (Williams


Who would have thought? Removal of non-diverse state law claims
  • Morvillo Abramowitz Grand Iason & Anello PC
  • USA
  • October 17 2012

One of the most important battles in some cases is fought at the outsetover whether the case will be litigated in a state or federal forum


A hostel environment
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • October 5 2012

In the case of Birmingham Council v Ali; Moran v Manchester Council, Lady Hale sensibly observed that accommodation which may be unreasonable for a person to occupy for a long period may be reasonable for them to occupy for a short period


Real truth about Abortion v. FEC
  • Dentons
  • USA
  • October 11 2012

Under FEC rules, communications that, "taken as a whole and with limited reference to external events, such as proximity to the election, could only be interpreted by a reasonable person as promoting or opposing the election of a candidate" qualify as express advocacy


Richard III
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 6 2013

"The archaeological discovery of the mortal remains of a former King of England after 500 years is without precedent." This is the opening line of the


Minnesota jury awards whistleblowing dean nearly $400,000
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • September 3 2013

On August 15, 2013, a Washington County, Minnesota jury awarded the former dean of a for-profit university $395,000 under Minnesota's whistleblower


Irrational decision overturned after a range of failures by local authority
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 25 2013

The High Court recently quashed South Tyneside council's setting of the level of fees payable to care homes in a critical and comprehensive decision


Harrisburg: a case study in state law barriers to Chapter 9
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • January 10 2012

On November 23, 2011, the Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania dismissed Harrisburg, Pennsylvania’s Chapter 9 bankruptcy petition because, shortly before the filing, the state legislature expressly prohibited Harrisburg from seeking relief under Chapter 9