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September 27, 2016, 9:43 am, 1678868

This week is the Microsoft Ignite conference for IT professionals in Atlanta, Ga., and one legal-specific app will be honored there from out of the over 1,700 apps and add-ins available through the Office Store. The legal calendaring and docketing application LawToolBox365 has won a Microsoft 2016 Office App Award, ...


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September 26, 2016, 5:43 pm, 1678694

An excellent question and answer from EversLegal with the Mark Jaeger, the General Counsel of Jockey:

“As the SVP of human resources, general counsel and secretary of Jockey International, Mark Jaeger is right where he wants to be in his career. Growing up ...


September 26, 2016, 5:43 pm, 1678693
In a recent FaceBook exchange, the question came up of why I object to the omission from most talk about AGW of the benefits from milder winters. I ended up sketching an approach to the question of whether increased mortality from hotter summers was more or less ...


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In my column this week at Above the Law, I have an exclusive first look at a new product that uses machine learning to help prevent mistakes in drafting legal documents. Called jEugene Compass, the product will be formally announced tomorrow morning. What separates it from other proofreading programs for ...


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One of the oldest legal newspapers in the United States is publishing its last issue today. San Francisco’s The Recorder, published since 1857, will exist only in digital format after today’s issue. Say it ain’t so https://t.co/qYCuNYyzUx pic.twitter.com/VmcgzzbfFD — The Recorder (@RecorderTweets) September 25, 2016 Continue reading →

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September 26, 2016, 9:43 am, 1678523

The Trump campaign released an Economic Plantoday. On trade, they raise one issue that has been of concern to respected trade policy peopleandhas been lingeringfor quite a while:

Ending the Unequal Value-Added Tax TreatmentUnder WTO Rules

In addition to the obvious problem of relatively high corporate tax rates pushing American ...


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