Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for June 24, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: U.S. judge to resentence Conrad Black – http://goo.gl/GQewx Former Sportsnet host Damian Goddard files human rights complaint after firing over anti-gay marriage tweets –http://goo.gl/EKcGQ Judges grill lawyers on summary judgment limits –http://goo.gl/zVmdl Should Nonlawyers Be Able to Invest in Law Firms? –http://goo.gl/ybsOS F.T.C. Is ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for June 23, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Nevada Bar Investigating Righthaven Lawyers http://t.co/KVbmFydvia @Techdirt Alabama lawyer group sues LegalZoom: Alleges unauthorized practice of law by the legal forms company, wants ban in statehttp://t.co/conFaW4 New Age Guru Guilty in Sweat Lodge Deaths – http://goo.gl/p7Bwm Man who killed wife can’t cash her insurance ...

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

Rachel’s passed the ball back to me for today, so I’m filling in with your legal headlines du jour from Wise Law on Twitter: Police under fire as fresh statistics show charges dropped in 59% of G20 cases – thestar.com – http://goo.gl/vXXIJ Montreal activist facing G20 charges set free by judge – The Globe and ...

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

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Have you ever shot concert footage with your iPhone? That might end if an Apple patent application is granted http://t.co/QLfBaav Canadian law firms hacked –http://www.lawyersweekly.ca/index.php?section=article&articleid=1443&rssid=4 Walmart Women Can’t Bring Class Action for Sex Discrimination: U.S. Supreme Court – http://www.yorku.ca/ddoorey/lawblog/?p=3498 Supreme Court rejects global warming ...

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

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Defense Means Recusal for Prosecutor – Husband’s firm is defending Dominique Strauss-Kahn, wife works for the D.A. –http://goo.gl/KrjtS Were Fake Accounts Used To Trap Anthony Weiner? –http://crooksandliars.com/karoli/were-fake-accounts-used-trap-anthony-weiner Workers’ Action Centre Launches “Stop Wage Theft” Campaign –http://labourlawstudents.org/2011/06/18/471/ Obama’s Views on Gay Marriage ‘Evolving’ –http://feeds.nytimes.com/click.phdo?i=856996b8edd4cafd690b3033a07c36b1 Why ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for June 17, 2011

Today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Chief Justice Winkler at Family Law Summit – System needs reform. Intended Sept comments as a lightning rod for change to the whole system Delivering a Lawyer Within 15 Minutes (Soda Extra) –http://goo.gl/ZQGxt Judge rules Righthaven lacks standing to sue, threatens sanctions over misrepresentations – http://goo.gl/bw48z ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for June 16, 2011

Today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Blagojevich jury continues deliberations – http://goo.gl/f3MBE Citi Says Many More Customers Had Data Stolen by Hackers –http://is.gd/1hxaTx Judge: ‘Copyright troll’ Righthaven may have lied in hundreds of lawsuits – http://goo.gl/NnwtW Perverted Justice – Sex offender laws represent the triumph of outrage over reason. (Reason) – http://is.gd/cnIWVV ...

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

Today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Exclusive: Judge Bars Woman From Suing Over Faulty Google Map – http://goo.gl/6cH1m Justice Department Accused of ‘Reckless Technique’ –http://goo.gl/iBBrM Queen of S&M talks on eve of sex trade appeal – Toronto Star –http://goo.gl/NJZB6 Internet Access as a Human Right – http://goo.gl/2Na7v Ontario privacy commissioner Ann Cavoukian:.Mobile ...

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

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: U. of Alberta dean faces plagiarism investigation – http://goo.gl/DZuYt Hackers Attack Senate Website – http://goo.gl/kGGP0 Wal-Mart loses $187.6 million appeal over worker breaks –http://goo.gl/MYgq9 Reason Seen More as Weapon Than Path to Truth –http://goo.gl/aaa8p Tea Party group sues Righthaven, Denver Post over copyright litigation ...

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

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Witness to Innocence: 24 death row survivors speak at Virginia event – http://goo.gl/RF8HO Incredible Shrinking Workers’ Income – http://goo.gl/jF1E6 Juror prosecuted over Facebook messages – Herald Sun –http://goo.gl/NXj4Z JURIST – Forum: International Law and the War on Terror: The US-European Schism – http://goo.gl/2e2Nf ‘Wage ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for June 10, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: “Lady Thatcher will not be seeing Sarah Palin. That would be belittling for Margaret. Sarah Palin is nuts.”- http://goo.gl/bV8p0 New TN Child Custody Law – Custody orders must permit both parents “maximum participation possible” in child’s lifehttp://goo.gl/MHtUy Civil Prosecutor Is Also a Professional Matchmaker ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for June 09, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Canadian lawyers prepare for China’s rise – http://goo.gl/xlFih Headline of the Day? Defiant Weiner Stands Firm | FrumForum –http://goo.gl/OAofW Tweeting has its risks, lawyers say — like job loss – TheChronicleHerald.ca – http://goo.gl/5hWIF Former priest pleads guilty to 17 sex charges – http://goo.gl/DrMrR Popular ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for June 08, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Two Ontario judges frontrunners for Supreme Court vacancies – Globe and Mail – http://goo.gl/4dLwY Wyoming High Court Grants Divorce to Same-Sex Couple –http://goo.gl/xL7bb No need for top court’s advice on Senate reform: Tories –http://goo.gl/kiX34 Top NJ Court Says Bloggers May Not Qualify for State ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for June 07, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Why lawyers will love iOS 5 – http://goo.gl/s71Rs Settlement Approved in Canadian Music Industry “Pending Lists” Lawsuit – http://goo.gl/sljlK Officer jailed for using Mugabe’s toilet – http://goo.gl/nb7iP Weiner Admits He Sent Lewd Photos; Seeks Not to Resign –http://goo.gl/pkLqI Licences may soon be required for ...

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

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Judge gives reasons for firearms acquittal — two years later – Toronto Star – http://is.gd/zeOHPI Domestic abuse by women increases – http://goo.gl/ouuA6 Fixer: Are cyclists alienating drivers by being selfish and rude? –http://goo.gl/mR8wr Strauss-Kahn to plead not guilty in sex case – http://is.gd/rpY8G3 French ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for June 03, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: New TV legal drama’s protagonist: a mediator – http://goo.gl/0JuhE States consider: Is it legal to dissolve bodies? – http://is.gd/Y0p5gI Parental Alienation Syndrome – http://goo.gl/Camyt Former world leaders say decriminalizing marijuana worth trying –http://goo.gl/5oUtB Jack Layton rudest MP in House, says study – http://is.gd/hxA4Mf The ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for June 02, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Google Says Hackers in China Stole Gmail Passwords (New York Times) – http://goo.gl/3BCAI Toronto Court Lists: 2-JUNE-2011 – http://goo.gl/VoM7I Nerves fray as Blago addresses ‘golden’ quote – http://goo.gl/Fhbcf Former world leaders: War on drugs has failed – http://goo.gl/X6hwC Courtney Love Tweets Her Way Back ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for June 1, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter for the first day of June!: Making yes mean no – National Post – http://goo.gl/TqdYG Google’s Schmidt says he didn’t react quickly enough to Facebook – San Jose Mercury News – http://goo.gl/r1IAw Feds, John Edwards Reportedly at Impasse in Talks re Possible Plea – ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for May 31, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Govt pledges to help workers cheated by employers – Toronto Star –http://goo.gl/DDtGR A Meaner Canada : Junk Politics and the Omnibus Crime Bill –http://goo.gl/jSSRw Ford asks court to halt audit of his campaign finances – Toronto Star – http://goo.gl/fg6XM Quebec threatens court challenge to ...

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

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Lockheed Martin hit by cyber attack – Americas, World – The Independent – http://goo.gl/jv5ty Hackers hit PBS, post fake Tupac story – http://goo.gl/bj3o9 Toronto’s shame: Probe the G20 travesty – Toronto Star –http://goo.gl/Wzwo4 Fun Reading: Greatest Comic Book Lawyers – http://goo.gl/KdcyW Egyptian Court Fines ...

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

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: PayPal sues Google over trade secrets – http://goo.gl/dN4xr Prisoners would be forced to work under Ontario Conservative leader’s proposal – CTV.ca – http://goo.gl/1ZUrv Hudak proposes modern-day chain gangs – http://goo.gl/oP84M In Commencement Speech, Law Prof Tells Grads Coveting Big-Money Jobs to ‘Get over It’ ...

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

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Canada drops 240 ‘smart’ bombs on Libya, won’t reveal cost of mission – http://goo.gl/WcwWR Lawyer with $160K in School Debt Develops Student-Loan Practice Niche – http://goo.gl/f8zsN Report: Key Serb war criminal may be in custody –http://goo.gl/DTBrD Don’t force Supreme Court judges to be bilingual ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for May 25, 2011

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: UN opens probe into Japan’s crippled nuke plant –http://goo.gl/kXK6X Rob Ford hopes to scrap plastic bag fee this year –http://goo.gl/8dLLE Canada ranks high on ‘better life index’ – http://goo.gl/xauKh Court Orders New Jersey to Increase Aid to Schools –http://goo.gl/dKQyp Federal Suit Claims LSAT Discriminatory ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for May 24, 2011

We hope that all of our readers had a lovely long weekend! Now, for your leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter!: Bob Dylan turns 70: ‘I’m younger than that now’ | Los Angeles Times – http://goo.gl/5Ms4D Everyone Should Hire ‘Social Media Experts’ – http://goo.gl/4DSId What fiscal emergency? – http://bit.ly/jlR2ba At Well-Paying Law Firms, ...

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

Here are today’s leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Fighting Cancer and a Custody Battle – http://goo.gl/Bfkq2 Attorney sues many legal bloggers, ABA, Washington Post… –http://goo.gl/VNwzY New Texas law requires pre-abortion sonogram – http://goo.gl/rWKrx Alta. man accused of $450M internet fraud – http://goo.gl/X1q78 DiManno: End-of-life decision rests with family, not doctors – Toronto ...