Hofstra University's Maurice A. Deane School of Law takes the #6 place on the ABA's list of top 10 schools for
teaching the technology of practice. The article notes that while most law schools have paid a lot of attention to the law of technology, only a few lead the way in teaching the technology of law. One such standout is Hofstra Law's Law, Logic & Technology Research Laboratory. "The Lab has a research program that has resulted in work products and related tools that make legal decision-making more accurate and more efficient." Read the article here.
Recent airline disasters underscore the increasing importance of aviation law in understanding and coping with the realities of life and the law in international perspective. If you want to learn more and keep up with international aviation law issues and developments, along with news and commentary, take a look at Aviation Law Prof Blog. This blog at the intersection of aviation and international law is maintained by scholar experts in the field from DePaul University College of Law's International Aviation Law Institute and is a member of the Law Professor Blogs Network.
BNA U.S. Law Week has long been an important resource for keeping up-to-date on legal issues. It is a weekly publication providing highlights, summary and analysis of federal and state case law, legislative and regulatory developments.
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If you are interested in a broker/dealer source that provides coverage of changes in federal and state securities laws, regulations, industry rules, and legal
proceedings at federal/state levels, then take
a look at BNA's Broker/Dealer Compliance Report. The Report also provides news of the latest SEC, NASD Regulation, NYSE actions as well as various self-regulatory organization policies. Coverage dates to
September 22, 1999.
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Click the "Online Resources Subject List" link
Then, click "Commercial and Corporate Law" link
Scroll down to "Broker/Dealer Compliance Report (BNA)"
It is hard to believe that I have been prowling around for over six months in 2014! During
that time, I purred on about interesting tidbits
in over 150 posts. Well, as I was getting the best of a ball of yarn, I wondered what posts you found most
interesting. So, here are the top 10 posts viewed
in the first half of 2014:
(a.k.a. - legal stuff I have to say on advice of counsel)
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