Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for August 2, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: BC courts divided on Islamic divorce law – Vancouver Sun –http://goo.gl/BtrRY The horrible crime of incivility – Globe and Mail – http://goo.gl/xyBXI How to reduce the high cost of divorce – Toronto Star –http://goo.gl/O9UoU Federal court rules human genes can be patented –http://goo.gl/eIg4W A ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for July 29, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Conrad Black’s son in court – http://goo.gl/94nlY Man arrested near G20 fence had rights violated – CBC.ca –http://goo.gl/iqduv Companies with ties to Madoff agree to $1 billion settlement –http://goo.gl/3Efpu Google+ One Month Later: What’s Next? – Mashable –http://goo.gl/6ZWQu Judge rules for Marvel in comic ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for July 28, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: World Collapse Explained in 3 Minutes – YouTube –http://goo.gl/WCHV0 Strauss-Kahn accuser at prosecutor’s office – http://goo.gl/zVEEe Supreme Court decisions on tax immunity “a significant victory” for First Nations – Midnorth Monitor – http://goo.gl/X8Ump What’s the Point of an App for a Professional Practice? –http://goo.gl/HTc70 ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for July 27, 2011

I hope all of our readers are having a fantastic week so far! Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Opinion: An absurd ruling on sexual assault: yes can now mean no – Montreal Gazette – http://goo.gl/8GNoy NY Divorces Up 12% Since No-Fault Introduced – http://goo.gl/Lnsr8 New York A.G. Defends Law ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for July 26, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Rupert Murdoch scandal: UK Phone hacking inquiry judge urged to ‘come clean’ Mail Online – http://goo.gl/lYTWT 2,000 jobs axed at RIM – http://goo.gl/PrKb0 Norway killer tells judge ‘two more cells’ exist – http://is.gd/ZgcDAn Black Student Can’t Be Valedictorian (Emmalee Abel/Courthouse News Service) – http://goo.gl/pnMyc ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines July 25, 2011

I’m back from vacation and excited to update you with this weekends leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Google Bows to Web Rivals – WSJ.com – http://goo.gl/Me6jc Polygamous sect leader’s trial begins – http://goo.gl/l79GE U.S. court’s Taser liability verdict stuns distributor –http://goo.gl/6AcvN Pressure on James Murdoch Is About to Intensify –http://goo.gl/TBD9A Video: Hodge-podge ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for July 22, 2011

The week has come and gone, and here is this follow-Friday edition of 140 Law, featuring our leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Gay marriage doesn’t end fight to stay in US – http://goo.gl/MgXPF Managing Your Personal Digital Profile – http://goo.gl/SNM2q Court date set for officer charged in G20 assault – National Post ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for July 21, 2011

Thursdays are “garbage day” in my area of Toronto. That reference should not be taken as disparaging the day before the day before the weekend, however. Rather, it’s simply the day we mustn’t ever overlook, lest our civic nostrils rebel, when our area’s trash is picked up roadside. In the system of elaborate trash sortage ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for July 20, 2011

Here are the day’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Law grad’s Ontario human rights appeal over employer’s transcript request denied – Windsor Star –http://goo.gl/AFKYd Law Society of BC required to pay $100,000 in discrimination case over mental health questions on articling student application –http://goo.gl/rtxZx Provincial court loses video of alleged police mistreatment ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for July 19, 2011

Another day, and more legal news to spread. Here, then are our leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter. Will the tweets ever end…? Lawyer Faces Suspension over Racy Craigslist Ad –http://goo.gl/aQei6\ Judge awards $4.6 million payout for botched circumcision –http://goo.gl/An3yt LulzSec hacks website of The Sun and publishes fake story about Murdoch’s death ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for July 18, 2011

I am pinch-hitting for Rachel, who is away this week, and what a busy weekend of legal news it was. Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Rupert Murdoch apologizes – http://goo.gl/xa2yY; British Police Arrest Rebekah Brooks in Phone Hacking (New York Times) – http://goo.gl/Ja05c; Scotland Yard Chief Resigns – http://goo.gl/YzGVG ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for July 15, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Top court says divorce payment void after bankruptcy –http://goo.gl/PEVdF Iowa Court of Appeals notes “the remarkable versatility of the word sh*t” – http://goo.gl/CFCjN Divorce Lawyer Not Liable in Malpractice Case by Nobel Prize Winner – http://goo.gl/Am8ZG What’s next for copyright reform in Canada? – ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for July 14, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Girl, 12, sentenced for Facebook cyberstalking – msnbc.com –http://goo.gl/LGUqy Raccoon accused a no-show in court – Toronto Sun –http://goo.gl/tMLIh Shady clinics bilk $1.3 billion in bogus car insurance claims scam –http://goo.gl/1MUsC Shady clinics bilk $1.3 billion in bogus car insurance claims scam – Toronto ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for July 13, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Google+ Can Never Vanquish Facebook: 10 Reasons Why – eWeek – http://goo.gl/j4FsK Computer Security Experts: Phone Hacking Is Easy | TPM Idea Lab – http://goo.gl/2B9yY New York clerk quits over same sex marriage – http://goo.gl/5L8Zh A new US law-enforcement tool: Facebook searches – Reuters ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for July 12, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Polygamist, Under Scrutiny in Utah, Plans Suit to Challenge Law (John Schwartz/New York Times) – http://goo.gl/HbKku Divorce Act reforms could be coming down the pipe –http://goo.gl/NE3fS Think the Bar Exam Is Tough? Be Thankful You Don’t Live in Japan –http://goo.gl/ipfQR Jury selection resumes in ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for July 11, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: 2011 ABA Technology Survey suggests around 300,000 U.S. lawyers use an iPhone, around 130,000 use an iPad –http://goo.gl/SdB8d Indy grand marshal Dan Aykroyd caught speeding before race –http://goo.gl/FX752 Ontario courts see drop in processing times: AG –http://is.gd/boSIBU She Really Loves Cats : http://youtu.be/sP4NMoJcFd4 New ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for July 8, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Facebook-Skype Video Calling: A Getting-Started Guide – PCWorld –http://goo.gl/rS2JS Former editor faces arrest over phone hacking scandal –http://goo.gl/j2v71 Apple files trade commission complaint against Samsung –http://goo.gl/M5BDs Philly judge has robe stolen while in men’s room – http://goo.gl/rDf31 Murdoch to Close Tabloid Amid Fury Over ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for July 7, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Hamas arrests male hairdresser for Gaza woman’s haircut (Jon Donnison/BBC) – http://goo.gl/RXz9Q NYC readies for start of gay marriage law – http://goo.gl/9eVyT Strauss-Kahn accuser seeks special prosecutor – http://goo.gl/7xfTc Judge in sex harassment case to face inquiry – http://goo.gl/IGR5s Twitter Seeks $7 Billion Valuation ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for July 6, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Judge blasts Ottawa police over search – Ottawa Citizen –http://goo.gl/knvlV Strauss-Kahn Lawyers and Prosecution Set Meeting to Discuss Dismissal or Plea Deal – http://goo.gl/a2Icf Lawyer gets award for devotion to social justice – insideTORONTO.com – http://goo.gl/utr6Q Law Society Regulatory Proceedings for June 2011 – ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for July 5, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Two Canadians linked to Gaza flotilla arrested – http://goo.gl/MIiCR Wal-Mart Launches Medical-Legal Partnership to Aid Low-Income Families – http://goo.gl/sT4V Rupert Murdoch’s UK paper accused of hacking into missing girls phone – http://goo.gl/tGMV9 $11 billion treasure revealed beneath temple in India after court ordered search ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for July 4, 2011

We hope that all of our readers had a lovely Canada Day long weekend! Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Macomb Co. inmate suing state over porn ban in prison | The Detroit News – http://goo.gl/tIU6x Mladic says he’ll boycott war-crimes hearing – http://goo.gl/qjl7h Rights group asks judge to block ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for June 30, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Exclusive: S&P to deeply cut U.S. ratings if debt payment missed –http://goo.gl/Toz0n Chlidren’s Voices in UK Family Law – http://goo.gl/Pg5ou Lawyers and the Media – http://goo.gl/rcz58 Employment lawyers ponder whether Stanley Cup rioters can be fired – http://goo.gl/I97hI Wisconsin judicial violence allegations: Justice Prosser ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for June 29, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Judge Explains 150-Year Sentence for Madoff – http://goo.gl/dgS5j State to dead man: No need for jury duty – http://goo.gl/1Nj2L Tampa retiree says he lost belongings in foreclosure blunder, after bank seized, cleared wrong house – http://goo.gl/9fZzH The State Of Children’s Rights In America – ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for June 28, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Woman who recorded police is off the hook – http://goo.gl/Vsggl Former vice president of Citigroup arrested for stealing $19 million –http://goo.gl/j9R2K SCOTUS Wrap Up of the Term That Was – http://goo.gl/iMsOX Rod Blagojevich Guilty, Twitter Reacts – http://goo.gl/Jx1HC New York Prepares for Same-Sex Marriage ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for June 27, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: The Ethical Issues of Personalisation Online – http://goo.gl/QVvIv Ontario WSIB more aggressive on return-to-work issues –http://is.gd/L0DNLc Back-to-work bill becomes law; mail to resume by Tuesday –http://goo.gl/Mq1qO Florida governor signs bill restricting access to abortions –http://goo.gl/txg9j In allegation of Supreme Court scuffle, Wisconsin politics hits ...