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January 28, 2015, 11:43 am, 1411530

You probably think of big data as something only big firms deal with. Increasingly, however, technology is enabling smaller firms to make use of big data. In the latest issue of the ABA Journal, I have an article that looks at two examples of how technology tools are enabling small ...


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Looking for insights and tips as you guide your in-house career? Mike Evers of EversLegal sat down with 10 successful GCs and interviewed them – the results are a great resource for all ...


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January 27, 2015, 11:43 pm, 1411172

I'll post commentary later. The commentary will essentially mirror the response I made to Julien Blanc's lawyer.

(This letter is so poorly drafted that it may be a hoax. I've reached out to Peter Coffin and Attorney Greg Smith for confirmation.)

> Date: January 28, 2015 at ...


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January 27, 2015, 3:43 pm, 1410917

When last I checked in on Firm Central, the cloud-based practice management platform from Thomson Reuters, it had just added rules-based court calendaring through the Deadline Assistant add-on module. In the months since, several other enhancements have been made to Firm Central. They include two-way Outlook synchronization, better email synchronization, ...


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January 27, 2015, 11:43 am, 1410768

In a recent CATO paper entitled “Currency Manipulation and the Trans-Pacific Partnership: What Art Laffer, Fred Bergsten, and Other Hawks Get Wrong”, Daniel J. Ikenson writes about applying countervailing duties to currency manipulation:

Even though any benefits conferred by suppressing a currency’s value are available broadly ...


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January 27, 2015, 9:43 am, 1410680

This is from a set of ISDS proposals for the TTIP fromJan Kleinheisterkamp and Lauge Poulsen:

Comprehensive state ‘filter’ of private claims

Our second patch is that home and host states should be allowed to block individual claims, if they both agree the dispute should be settled by domestic ...


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