45-Day Rule
Posted on 03-31-2014 by Hans Thielman

http://www.insidecounsel.com/2014/03/31/do-attorneys-ignore-the-ntsbs-45-day-rule-which-pr?ref=nav Read More

Tags: Trending News & Topics , clients

The "selfie" seen around the world - Who Owns Ellen DeGeneres' Now-Famous Academy Awards "Selfie"?
Posted on 03-31-2014 by Travis Burchart

What has quickly "become the most 'retweeted' photo of all time, with more than 1.3 million retweets," Dan Nabel of Greenberg Glusker dives into a summary of who actually 'owns' the now-famous "selfie." Read the complete... Read More

Tags: copyright , Trending News & Topics , trending news

The INTERVIEW PREPARATION to "The Most Important Interview Question of All Time" - Part 3
Posted on 03-31-2014 by Tracie Morris

The INTERVIEW PREPARATION to "The Most Important Interview Question of All Time" - Part 3 In part 3 of this series, you get the lowdown in preparation for job-seeks to get fully prepared on performance-based interviewing. To prepare, take... Read More

Tags: interviewing , career advancement , LinkedIn , Upgrading Your Skills , job seeking

Show-Me How Videos: CourtLink® Strategic Profiles
Posted on 03-31-2014 by amanda-alge-bales

LexisNexis® CourtLink® Strategic Profiles Watch this 2-minute tutorial on CourtLink® strategic profiles , which can help attorneys gain insight about prior litigation activity and outcomes of opposing counsel, law firm, judge or litigant... Read More

Tags: How-Tos & Guidance , product information , CourtLink , Support

The conflict between rap lyrics and the First Amendment
Posted on 03-30-2014 by Hans Thielman

http://blog.constitutioncenter.org/2014/03/the-conflicn-between-rap-lyrics-as-criminal-evidence-and-the-first-amendment/ Read More

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Eminent Domain/House of Cards
Posted on 03-28-2014 by Hans Thielman

The Maryland General Assembly is considering legislation to use eminent domain to seize the property of the production company that produces "House of Cards" unless the series continues to film in the state. Maryland tried to use eminent domain... Read More

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The ANSWER to "The Most Important Interview Question of All Time" - Part 2
Posted on 03-28-2014 by Tracie Morris

The ANSWER to "The Most Important Interview Question of All Time" - Part 2 Bottom line : There's more to determining if a candidate is a good fit for a job. The bigger part of the interview, is first defining real job requirements in the... Read More

Tags: interviewing , career advancement , LinkedIn , Upgrading Your Skills , people , job seeking

Webinar: Staying Compliant in a Growing-Risk World
Posted on 03-28-2014 by Vanessa Lloyd

Join speakers Chong Park from Steptoe & Johnson; Timothy Carson from Crowell & Moring; and, Lori Beardell from DuPont who will provide background and guidance about emerging risks and best training practices when it relates to antitrust compliance... Read More

Tags: How-Tos & Guidance , corporate counsel , webinar , compliance

A Land of Laws: Why Monitoring State and Federal Legislation Is Critical
Posted on 03-27-2014 by Cindy Spohr

Highlights from the whitepaper: Proposed legislation seldom gets front-page treatment, but it can have a significant impact on businesses and organizations. State legislatures contribute substantially to more than 170,000 measures considered across... Read More

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Do you aim to be a likable lawyer? Ways to increase your likability [infographic] via DailyGood
Posted on 03-27-2014 by Travis Burchart

Ways to Connect More Deeply, by Guy Kawasaki "Make Crows Feet. Use the Right Words. Perfect Your Handshake. Dress for a Tie. Get Close. Don't Impose Your Values. Accept Others. Pursue and Project Your Passions. Find Shared Passions. Default... Read More

Tags: Upgrading Your Skills , career management , Office Space

The Wage-and-Hour Implications of the NLRB's Northwestern Football Player Ruling
Posted on 03-27-2014 by Ted Zwayer

"By now you’ve likely heard that yesterday a regional director of the National Labor Relations Board ruled that Northwestern University’s scholarship athletes are “employees” of the university covered by, and entitled to organize... Read More

Tags: Trending News & Topics , blogs , Support , Wage & Hour , Employment Law , trending news

The Most Important Interview Question of All Time - Part 1
Posted on 03-27-2014 by Tracie Morris

The Most Important Interview Question of All Time - Part 1 As featured on LinkedIn, tips to help a job seeker become a better interviewer, proving with evidence that you are the right candidate who is competent and motivated to do the work required... Read More

Tags: interviewing , career advancement , LinkedIn , connect , Upgrading Your Skills , job seeking

Lexis Advance® - Non-Relevant Results Searching
Posted on 03-27-2014 by Stacy_Staarmann

Included in this PDF file are the 8 common questions related to non-relevant result searches. Smaller, more targeted answer sets; Highlighted search terms in results; Recent & Favorites compiles your sources; Copy with Cite—using standard... Read More

Tags: How-Tos & Guidance , legal research , Lexis Advance® , Lexis Advance search , Support

in Share . A Patent Law Chicken and Egg Problem: 35 U.S.C. §112(d) and Claim Differentiation
Posted on 03-27-2014 by Hans Thielman

For those of you interested in patent law, this article deals with claim differentiation and 35 USC §112(d). That provision provides that a claim in dependent form must be construed to incorporate by reference all the limitations of the claim to... Read More

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So you're almost done with school. Now what? – Graduate blog
Posted on 03-26-2014 by Christina Alge

So much of this post resonated with me upon my graduation from law school in 2011. I knew I probably didn't want to become a "traditional" attorney, but I found it nearly impossible to state my wants to the world when those wants fell outside... Read More

Tags: new lawyers , Law school , Latest Headlines & Stories

Expert Witness Malpractice: Making the Case for—and Against—Civil Liability
Posted on 03-26-2014 by Leah Moon

Expert Witness Malpractice: Making the Case for—and Against—Civil Liability What happens, for example, when a friendly expert witness is negligent in performing or misrepresents his or her qualifications so badly that the case is lost? In... Read More

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How Can We Keep Our Law Firm’s Systems Safe in a BYOD World?
Posted on 03-26-2014 by Doug Esten

How Can We Keep Our Law Firm’s Systems Safe in a BYOD World? A Q&A session about BYOD relevant to practicing attorneys, and law firms. Featured on the attorneyatwork website. Read More

Tags: cell phone , BYOD , Bring Your Own Device , mobile devices , mobile , Latest Headlines & Stories

Life After Law: What to Do When You Don't Want to Be a Lawyer Anymore
Posted on 03-26-2014 by Christina Alge

Life After Law: What to Do When You Don't Want to Be a Lawyer Anymore For that moment when you realize this pricey, hard, and tedious thing you got yourself into may not be what you want to do for the rest of your life. Full article is available... Read More

Tags: change , career advancement , Upgrading Your Skills , career management

5 questions about the Hobby Lobby case and contraceptive coverage
Posted on 03-26-2014 by Ted Zwayer

Health care law’s ‘Contraception Mandate’ reaches the Supreme Court, and how a favorable decision could likely open the door of challenges by for-profit businesses whose owners object to the mandate on religious grounds. Read the complete... Read More

Tags: Trending News & Topics , Affordable Care Act , Supreme Court , Obama Care

In Case You Missed It: A webinar titled “Government Investigations: Best Practices for Responding to Federal Probes.”
Posted on 03-26-2014 by Vanessa Lloyd

What to Expect When You're Not Expecting: A Preparation & Action Plan for Government Investigations. This webinar is based on the Jan. 22, 2014, LexisNexis® Webinar titled “Government Investigations: Best Practices for Responding to... Read More

Tags: How-Tos & Guidance , corporate counsel , webinar , Support