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Foodborne illness is primarily linked to restaurant exposure. The majority of restaurant foodborne illness results from sick employees.
By: Heather Williams of Robins Cloud LLP
We put a lot of trust in the people who prepare and serve our food...
Football has a lot to say about the law ... practically and constitutionally.
Football season is here, and believe it or not, that's a good reason to talk about the law. For those football-loving lawyers who want to talk Top 25 rankings and...
Email: Assassin of sharp lawyers, destroyer of deep-legal thought.
Emails are the lifeblood of your legal practice, right? Like blood cells, emails are critical to your career survival. Lose a pint (of emails) here and there, and you bleed your...
Civil rights and the law: From the 14th Amendment to the March on Washington (1963) to today’s headlines.
Fifty-four years ago, on August 28, 1963, the March on Washington was held in Washington, D.C. It attracted more than 200,000 Americans...
This Salmonella outbreak has produced three separate recalls, so far.
By: Jory D. Lange, Jr. of Robins Cloud LLP
The outbreak of Salmonella linked to Papayas has now expanded to 173 confirmed cases. Two more states have been added to the affected...
Work-life balance isn't just a buzzword. It's your back-to-school antidote.
Parent-lawyer: It’s a demanding job.
And with back-to-school at your doorstep, it just got super demanding. You’ll now find yourself at the bus stop...
Diversity in the law: The legal industry has again failed to make progress on hiring and promoting minority attorneys.
The 2017 Law360® Diversity Snapshot shows that law firms have stagnated in their drive to diversify their attorney workforce...
Law school can raise a lot of questions. If you're a new student or soon to be one, don't be afraid to seek advice.
To all the future law students and newbie 1Ls, here’s some important advice:
As part of your law school...
"Judge Posner is intellectually challenging as perhaps no legal writer has been since Posner’s cranky older brother Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr."—Judge Richard Kopf
This article is the first in an Expert Analysis series of book...
EB-5 Investment Voice,
( Mona Shah & Associates Podcast Series)
CHANGING LANES FROM E-2 TO EB-5 WITH KAMRAN KIRMANI OF NURIDE
Reported by Hermione Krumm, Esq.
EB-5 Investment Voice is the only Podcast series that focuses on and the...
Authentic is defined as not false or imitation: real; true to one’s own personality or character .
By Lakeshia Ekeigwe
Twitter / LinkedIn
Have you ever wondered if you are living as authentically as you could be? Or better yet, have...
New Associates: Read about relaxed lawyers, making “friends” on social media and being a great leader
Why Your LinkedIn® Profile Needs a Refresh
Your profile is more than a name and a picture. Get 5 tips to get your profile...
66% of litigation attorneys point to writing as an essential skill.
The writing is on the wall:
To be a great lawyer ...
... you need to be a great writer too.
Law School Teaches You Everything You Need To Know To Be Great Lawyer, Right...
Baseball and foulballs: Do the dangers mandate a transformation of America's game?
Violence in sports has never been more controversial than it is today. The difficult note on that debate often falls into whether or not the sport is inherently...
Gender equality continues to be a struggle in the legal profession.
Women's Equality Day is celebrated every year on August 26th. According to the National Women’s History Project:
Rep. Bella Abzug (D-NY), in 1971 the U.S. Congress...
Marijuana in the NFL: How a rule change could create an unfair advantage
Twenty-six substance abuse suspensions covering a total of 145 games. That’s what the NFL looks like in just 2017 (so far). The NFL’s substance abuse policy has...
Law school: It’s another new year for law students ... from 1Ls to 3Ls. Here’s a stockpile of info to help you start the school year right.
Torts, the Socratic Method, syllogistic reasoning, case briefings, stare decisis, hornbooks and...
Marijuana today is an echo of yesterday's Prohibition. And like the beer companies of old, marijuana is poised for a Budweiser-sized explosion.
During Prohibition, the money-making mindset never ceased. Some “entrepreneurs” produced...
By Kathy Bazoian Phelps
PONZI SCHEME ROUNDUP: July 2017
Below is a summary of the activity reported for July 2017. The reported stories reflect at least 10 new Ponzi schemes worldwide: over 58 years of newly imposed sentences for people involved...