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  1. Congressional Record Latest Daily Digest for Monday, July 21, 2014Read the original story

    Yesterday | Library of Congress

    Measures Reported: S. 2577 , to require the Secretary of State to offer rewards totaling up to $5,000,000 for information on the kidnapping and murder of Naftali Fraenkel, a dual United States-Israeli citizen, that began on June 12, 2014.

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  2. Jacqueline Piland, among Top 100 Trial Lawyers, Joins Legal Team at The Eichholz Law FirmRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Jacqueline Piland joined the Eichholz Law Firm in 2014 and brings with her years of experience practicing personal injury law in both Georgia and Oklahoma.

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  3. Federal judge hears arguments on whether to dismiss appeal of Jeffco's bankruptcy planRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- A federal court judge today took under consideration arguments by Jefferson County lawyers to dismiss an appeal of an order confirming the county's $1.8 billion bankruptcy exit plan.

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  4. Debtors Allowed To Strip Away Valueless Junior LiensRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Daily Business Review

    Thanks to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, a majority of courts allow debtors to strip away valueless junior liens from homesteads once they complete their Chapter 13 payments.

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  5. Georgia Supreme Court Applies the Business Judgment Rule to Bank...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | JD Supra

    In a landmark ruling for officers and directors of Georgia's financial institutions, the Supreme Court of Georgia held in FDIC v.

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  6. Florida Federal District Court Dismisses Miami's Fair Housing Act CasesRead the original story

    Yesterday | JD Supra

    On July 10, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida dismissed with prejudice the Fair Housing Act claims in three suits filed by the City of Miami against mortgage lenders.

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  7. Worthless Services/Substandard Quality of Care Criminal Prosecutions May Be on the RiseRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | JD Supra

    If you are an operator of a skilled nursing facility , you might have faced the reality of insufficient medical staff and how it impacts your ability to deliver quality patient care to your residents.

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  8. Federal Appeals Court Halts Arizona Execution Due To Secret Drug CocktailRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | ThinkProgress

    The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ordered the state of Arizona not to execute a man named Joseph Rudolph Wood on Saturday, unless Arizona reveals "the name and provenance of the drugs to be used in the execution" and "the qualifications of the medical personnel" who will perform the execution.

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  9. Supreme Court Refocuses the 11th Circuit in its Review of an ESOP Fiduciary's Duty of Prudence.Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | JD Supra

    Two years ago, when called upon to address an ESOP fiduciary's duty of prudence in the context of a motion to dismiss, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals followed a long line of cases: "We join our five sister circuits in a review[ing] only for an abuse of discretion the defendant's decision to continue investing in and holding [company] stock in ... (more)

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  10. Eleventh Circuit: Excess Insurer, Like All Florida Bad Faith...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | JD Supra

    ... in finding that Mid-Continent did not act in bad faith before and during the trial. The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals first found that the district court did not err by finding that Mid-Continent did not act in bad faith before and during the ...

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  11. The GPMemorandum, Issue 181Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | JD Supra

    In Dunkin' Donuts Franchising LLC v. Sai Food , the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri granted a franchisor's motion for attorneys' fees, costs, and expensea Patent litigation remains a topic of discussion in franchise circles, as more and more franchisors have been named as defendants in large cases involving some ... (more)

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  12. Florida Orthodontist Braces for Oral Arguments in Obamacare LawsuitRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Sunshine State News

    Dr. Larry Kawa is about as far removed from the federal governing structure as any private citizen.

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  13. Congressional Record Latest Daily Digest for Friday, July 18, 2014Read the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Library of Congress

    Report Filed: A report was filed today as follows: H.R. 4490 , to enhance the missions, objectives, and effectiveness of United States international communications, and for other purposes, with an amendment .

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  14. Eleventh Circuit Rules Post-Confirmation Settlement Proceeds are Property of Chapter 13 EstateRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | JD Supra

    A recent case out of the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals concluded that proceeds stemming from a post-confirmation settlement agreement between a chapter 13 debtor and its mortgagor related to a violation of the automatic stay become property of the bankruptcy estate.

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  15. Wife of Wiccan Priest Recounts Religious DiscriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Time

    Blake Kirk was uninvited from giving the invocation at a city council meeting in Huntsville, Ala.

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  16. 'Georgia Judge Julie Carnes set up for Senate confirmation Monday'Read the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Law.com

    "Georgia Judge Julie Carnes set up for Senate confirmation Monday": The Atlanta Journal-Constitution has an article that begins, "Judge Julie Carnes cleared a U.S. Senate procedural vote Thursday, setting up a confirmation vote Monday to fill a long-vacant seat on the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta."

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  17. Halbig ruling could affect exchange subsidies for 7.3 million...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Politico

    HALBIG: WHAT'S AT STAKE The federal appeals court in D.C. could issue a decision today in yet another highly watched Obamacare lawsuit, this one questioning whether insurance premium subsidies can be awarded through federal-run exchanges.

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  18. Congressional Record Latest Daily Digest for Thursday, July 17, 2014Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Library of Congress

    Measures Reported: H.R. 4870 , making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, with an amendment in the nature of a substitute.

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  19. Mid-Year FCPA Report, Part IIRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | JD Supra

    Today, I continue my look at what I think were some of the most significant highlights from the first half of 2014 relating to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act .

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  20. Republican Immigration Policy - That Was Then This is NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Daily Kos

    Elizabet RodrA guez with her son and ten others set off from a perilous journey to escape poor economic conditions and an oppressive Latin American government.

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