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New laws needed to combat jet ski hoons
Melbourne Weekly BaysideMarch 1, 2012

SFA president Dr Vicki Karalis said more accidents would happen unless tougher licensing laws were passed and zoning regulations changed. Ms Karalis criticised mixed zoning laws – which allow jet skiers to drive to the foreshore – adding that an ...more »

Cuts in legal aid would harm those already financially strapped
The Seattle TimesMarch 1, 2012

Volunteer lawyers mediate family law cases, provide courthouse-based help for unrepresented litigants, ensure the best interests of disabled wards are met in guardianship matters, and provide free legal support for court-appointed special advocates who ...more »

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Appellate Practice
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Proskauer Expands Litigation Practice, Private Investment Funds Capabilities ...
MarketWatch (press release)March 1, 2012

Mr. Mungovan was the founder and leader of the Private Fund Disputes team and was formerly the Practice Group Leader of the Commercial Litigation and Financial Services and Securities Litigation Practice Groups at Nixon Peabody.more »

General Civil Litigation
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Columbia Law School helps draft equal benefits ordinance passed by Key West ...
MiamiHerald.com (blog)March 2, 2012

Columbia Law School's Sexuality and Gender Law Clinic addresses cutting-edge issues in sexuality and gender law through litigation, legislation, public policy analysis and other forms of advocacy. Under Goldberg's guidance, clinic students have worked ...more »

Business & Commercial Litigation
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NACCO Industries, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results
Bradenton HeraldMarch 1, 2012

The improvement was primarily the result of the absence of $5.8 million, or $3.8 million after tax of $2.0 million, of litigation costs incurred in 2010 related to the Company's failed 2006 Applica transaction. For the 2011 full year, NACCO generated ...more »

Securities Litigation/Broker Misconduct
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About Borneo Resource Investments Ltd. (BRNE).
Virtual Press Office (press release)March 8, 2012

This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and federal securities laws. For example, we are using forward looking statements when we ...more »

DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES v. RAMOS
Leagle.comMarch 5, 2012

Ramos concedes that he does not meet the statutory criteria for involuntary commitment. We agree and therefore conclude that the trial court departed from the essential requirements of law. As such, we grant the petition for writ of certiorari.more »

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