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Are Statutes of Limitations the Same as Statutes of Repose?

Posted by George Butterfield on April 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

Check out the SCOTUSblog overview of the argumentation on this in CTS Corp. v. Waldburger here.

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Legal Fiction Titles For Your Summer Enjoyment

Posted by George Butterfield on April 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

Find them here.

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US Statutes at Large: Essential to understanding our laws and legislative history

Posted by George Butterfield on April 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

One of the benefits of the Congressional Data Coalition has been our ability to collaborate on mutual projects of interest. CDC members recognize that reusable, cleaned-up legislative information, especially the laws themselves, is essential for both the legislative data community and the public. Unfortunately, at least some information will likely not be provided by Congress [...]

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Criminal law topic ripe for a law review article

Posted by Troy Johnson on April 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

A citizen’s legal right to get a police officer fired for illegal surreptitious recording? Pennsylvania law makes it a felony to record people’s conversations without permission, whether by wiretapping or eavesdropping or likely even sending in someone wearing a wire. It has various exceptions for law enforcement, if the proper conditions are met. But if [...]

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Could Obama Sue Samsung Over a ‘Selfie’?

Posted by Troy Johnson on April 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

Wall Street Journal video – Red Sox slugger David Ortiz snapped a ‘selfie’ with Barack Obama with a Samsung Galaxy Note 3. When it was learned Ortiz has a deal with Samsung, it raised many questions about the new era of guerrilla advertising. See video here.

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John Paul Stevens: By the Book

Posted by Troy Johnson on April 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

Retired Supreme Court Justice Stevens was interviewed by the New York Times Sunday Book Review. We recommend you check out this short but interesting piece about what he reads and has read. He also mentions his new book – Six Amendments: How and Why We Should Change the Constitution Read the full piece here.

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