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Supreme Court reaffirms pro-arbitration stance
International Law OfficeMarch 1, 2012

In Compucredit Corp v Greenwood the Supreme Court held that claims brought under the Credit Repair Organisations Act are arbitrable and that arbitration agreements subject to the act must be enforced.(1) While Compucredit concerned domestic ...more »

Slater Heelis launches over-60s divorce package
Manchester Evening NewsMarch 1, 2012

Law firm Slater Heelis has launched a special service aimed at older couples who are divorcing after seeing a sharp increase in the number of marital separations among the over-60s. The Sale-based practice has seen divorce cases for clients in their ...more »

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Obama's Order of New Agency
Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog)March 6, 2012

Trade secret law protects a company's confidential information. The United States has shifted to an information-based economy. This has made it increasingly vulnerable to piracy and expropriation. Certain foreign countries have inadequate protection of ...more »

Entertainment Law
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WBOC-TV 16, Delmarvas News Leader, FOX 21 - Chinese police may have power to ...
WBOC TV 16March 1, 2012

Entertainment News from AP AP National News Video More>> By ALEXA OLESEN AP BEIJING (AP) - China is preparing to overhaul a key criminal law amid public confusion - and some dread - over whether the government is about to give police the legal ...more »

Cultural Institutions
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NYC Media, KCC Students Spotlight Brighton Ballet & Other Southern BK Arts
Sheepshead BitesMarch 15, 2012

by Ned Berke on Mar 15th, 2012 Kingsborough Community College students are involved in this nifty little partnership with NYC Media called Arts Alive!, producing high-quality video segments highlighting Brooklyn's arts and cultural institutions.more »

Patent Prosecution
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Eastern District of Texas Issues Model Order for Patent E-Discovery
Texas LawyerMarch 7, 2012

The US District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, where Chief Judge Randall Rader of the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit unveiled the Federal Circuit's model e-discovery order (see the LTN article "The Elephant in the Patent ...more »

iPad dispute signals new era in trademark troubles
The Associated PressMarch 6, 2012

The number and variety of such disputes is rising as Chinese companies seek to leverage trademarks to their advantage, either for the sake of acquiring attractive brand names or for financial gain, said You Yunting, a lawyer with the Debund Law Office ...more »

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