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Court of Appeals holds duty for student transportation is careful and prudent
  • Hodgson Russ LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2014

Last year, the Fourth Department held a district responsible for a student's injuries before she boarded a school bus. This was a marked departure


Supreme Court rules on prayer in town meetings
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • May 27 2014

On May 5, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court decided the case of Town of Greece, New York v. Galloway. The court dealt with the key issue of whether the


A summary of major developments in key areas - General Counsel update - May 2014
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, Germany, United Kingdom
  • May 23 2014

Scottish independence referendum - The referendum will take place on 18 September 2014. Scottish independence raises many complex legal and political


U.S. Supreme Court finds affirmative action admission policies unconstitutional absent passing strict scrutiny standards
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • June 25 2013

In a 7-1 opinion, on June 24, 2013, the Supreme Court of the United States upheld the use of affirmative action policies in higher education


The Supreme Courts rules on using race in university admissions
  • Fish & Richardson PC
  • USA
  • June 24 2013

Stephen Fox discusses the Supreme Courts rules on using race in university admissions Supreme Court allows affirmative action rules to survive in


Half-baked claim dismissed
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 31 2015

The appellant had driven an articulated lorry for four years. On the date of the incident, he had been required to drive a rigid lorry which he had


For affirmative action in university admissions, strict scrutiny means strict scrutiny
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • June 24 2013

Today, in Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin, et al., 570 U.S. --- (2013), regarding affirmative action in college admissions, the United States


High court to review constitutionality of President Obama’s recess appointments to the NLRB
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • June 25 2013

With an eye toward next term, the Supreme Court announced on Monday, June 24th, that it had granted the National Labor Relations Board's ("NLRB"


Class action alleging improper viewing of driver's license information dismissed as to Minnesota state officials
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • September 23 2013

The Driver's Privacy Protection Act ("DPPA"), 18 U.S.C. Section 2721, et seq, was enacted by Congress in 1994 after the highly-publicized murder of


USPTO remains open for business despite government shutdown
  • Oblon
  • USA
  • October 1 2013

With many government agencies shutting down all but the most essential operations today, including the International Trade Commission (ITC), the