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The law of unintended consequences
The Canberra TimesOctober 1, 2011

... taxes and contribute to the economy and the society in myriad ways, will begin to demand better access to government services, greater political representation and, eventually, access to the franchise and other rights that come with citizenship. ...more »

Solaria Considers Tax Break in California Expansion
BusinessWeekOctober 1, 2011

Under a 2010 law, the state Alternative Energy and Advanced Transportation Financing Authority can exempt sales taxes on equipment, the building or assembly of alternative-energy manufacturing and landfill-gas plants. The authority plans to vote on ...more »

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Did You Know... State Supreme Courts Routinely Find Tort Reform Damage Caps ...
InjuryBoard.comOctober 3, 2011

A cap on noneconomic damages diminishes tort liability for health care providers and diminishes the deterrent effect of tort law." Id. at 464. The Wisconsin Court found the burden of the non-economic damages cap fell entirely on the most seriously ...more »

Medical Malpractice
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New Florida Laws Kick In Saturday
Local 10October 3, 2011

HB 75: The law creates the crime of "sexting", the transmission of sexually explicit pictures, often by cell phone. But it reduces the penalties from what they would be for teens charged with doing that now, which would brand them a sex offender for ...more »

Legal Malpractice
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RAND, ALGEIER, TOSTI & WOODRUFF v. BRAUN
Leagle.comOctober 17, 2011

Defendant Ray Braun appeals the judgment of the Law Division, following a bench trial, dismissing his counterclaim and third-party complaint for legal malpractice against plaintiff Rand, Algeier, Tosti & Woodruff (RATW) and third-party defendant David ...more »

Professional Malpractice - Other
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Legal Events Calendar: October 14, 2011
Brooklyn Daily EagleOctober 14, 2011

Subjects include: civil evidence, municipal liability, disclosure, no fault/serious injury, ethics, premises liability, labor law, product liability and medical malpractice. Cost: free for Academy of Trial Lawyers members, $125 for non-members. ...more »

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