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On January 14, 2015, the Supreme Court of New Jersey decided which independent contractor classification test should be used in determining a person’s employment status under the New Jersey Wage Payment Law (WPL) and Wage and Hour Law (WHL).  In Hargrove v. Sleepy’s, LLC, No. A-70-12 (072742) (N.J. ...


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Internet Brands, one of the world’s largest operators of websites that serve targeted vertical markets, this week widened its footprint in the legal industry with the purchase of the law practice management and marketing site Total Attorneys. Internet Brands already operates the Martindale-Hubbell lawyer directory; the Nolo legal self-help site; ...


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Trade, Law and Developmenthas issued a call for submissions for its Winter 2015 issue:

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

Winter '15

The Board of Editors of Trade, Law and Development [TL&D] is pleased to invite original, unpublished manuscripts for publication in the Winter ‘15 Issue of the Journal (Vol. 7, ...


February 26, 2015, 7:43 am, 1429426

From Reuters:

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott backed plans on Thursday to introduce country-of-origin labeling in the wake of a hepatitis A outbreak, potentially risking contravention of World Trade Organization (WTO) rules.

With 18 confirmed cases of hepatitis A linked to consumption of berries sold by Patties Foods Ltd, Abbott ...


February 26, 2015, 7:43 am, 1429427

In the context of the plain packaging dispute at the WTO,Dominican Republic's Ambassador to the WTO, Luis Manuel Piantini, said this:"One of the fundamental principles of the WTO is that Members should regulate in the least-restrictive way."

Is this one of the fundamental principles of the WTO? Should it ...


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With the assistance of the Kilpatrick Townsend law firm, Marshawn Lynch has taken the first step in launching an apparel empire based on his now famous catchphrase:

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