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  1. New Value Does Not Need to Remain UnpaidRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | JD Supra

    In In re Proliance International, Inc., et al. , Judge Sontchi of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware held that a preference defendant's preference exposure is reduced upon application of paid and unpaid subsequent new value. After Proliance International, Inc.'s Chapter 11 cases were converted to Chapter 7 proceedings, the Chapter 7 trustee, George L. Miller .

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  2. With McCaffery, Castille Leaving, Pa. High Court Set for ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | FindLaw

    Earlier this week, the long-simmering and now-public feud between Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Seamus McCaffery and Chief Justice Ronald Castille finally ended with McCaffery's resignation . Their bitter battle goes back years ; many suspect it was the reason why Castille ran a retention election knowing that he'd only be able to serve a single year because of the state's age limit.

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  3. Helpful Guide May Still Represent ElectioneeringRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

    If Delaware election guides are merely educational, "why not tell voters about the polar bear population," the 3rd Circuit's chief judge quipped. Chief Judge Theodore McKee made the remark in a Wednesday hearing before the 3rd Circuit on a sweeping Delaware law that requires donor disclosure of election material, regardless of whether that material expressly supports any candidate.

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  4. Despite Ruling, Fla. AG Still Wants Marriage Decided by Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Advocate

    Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi isn't changing her tune on how marriage equality should be decided, despite a recent ruling that essentially rejected Bondi's request to take pending marriage cases straight to the Florida Supreme Court. Outside the Versailles restaurant in Miami, the Attorney General told local news station WLPG-TV that she still wants the case to be fast-tracked directly to the Florida Supreme Court.

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  5. To Catch an E-Thief - Under Federal Property LawRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The fundamental shift for businesses in the past 15 years from paper documents to computer data has forced the courts to decide whether intangible electronic data should enjoy the same legal protections as physical property. Because of this shift, it is important to review the judicial response to the electronic-data issue in the context of a federal criminal statute, the National Stolen Property Act , and common law conversion.

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  6. Third Circuit Holds That Insured Must Reimburse Insurer For...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | JD Supra

    In CAMICO Mutual Insurance Co. v. Heffler, Radetich & Saitta, L.L.P. , the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit recently held that a $100,000 sub-limit for claims involving employee misappropriation, misuse, theft or embezzlement in a claims made accountants professional liability insurance policy applied, requiring the insured to repay litigation costs the insurer advanced in excess of the limit.

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  7. Search PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Slate Magazine

    It used to be that when police violated a suspect's Fourth Amendment rights through an unconstitutional search, evidence derived from the search would be thrown out. Courts are carving out ever-larger safe harbors for police errors and misconduct, thereby eroding the boundaries of the Fourth Amendment prohibition on unreasonable search and seizure.

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  8. When Does an Employer Have to Engage in the Interactive Process under the ADA?Read the original story

    Yesterday | Law.com

    ... reasonable accommodation for an individual's disability in accordance with the ADA, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals has articulated, "it may be necessary for the [employer] to initiate an informal, interactive process The intended purpose of the ...

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  9. Lannis Waters/APSex, Murder, and The Polo KingIt's a bizarre story,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Beast

    It's a bizarre story, even by Florida standards. After four years, two trials, an adoption, and multiple jury scandals, polo mogul John Goodman was found guilty of manslaughter.

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  10. N.J. sports betting: Judge to hear arguments next month on whether to extend banRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NJ.com

    ... start. If Shipp does issue the injunction, the state is expected to appeal the issue to the Third Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia. Shipp today also increased the amount of a bond the leagues and the NCAA have to post - from $1.7 million to ...

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  11. Another 'Mumia Rule'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | San Francisco Bay View

    ... would be changed when it came to me. In fact, when my habeas corpus case went before the Third Circuit Court of Appeals, one judge in dissent, Judge Ambro, essentially said, "I know of no reason why we don't apply our precedents to Abu-Jamal." Now, ...

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  12. Judge Sets Court Date For Sports Betting ArgumentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBS Local

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  13. Third Circuit Upholds Dismissal of Pay-to-Play Class ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | JD Supra

    Recently, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit upheld a lower court's decision to dismiss a class action lawsuit against a large financial institution for allegedly violating Section 8 of RESPA. Riddle v.

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  14. Third Circuit Reverses Lower Court Decision, Rules Envelope Revealing ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | jdsupra.com

    Recently, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit reversed a lower court's holding that the disclosure of a consumer's account is not a "benign" disclosure and, therefore, violates the FDCPA. Douglass v.

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  15. Delaware Program Struck Down: Independent Legal Counsel Still Best Avenue for Private ArbitrationRead the original story

    Tuesday | jdsupra.com

    ... be the program's downfall. Both the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware and the Third Circuit Court of Appeals held that the program was unconstitutional because it violated the First Amendment. Relying on Supreme Court precedent, both ...

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  16. Not-So-Instant Replay: Restraining Order Granted Against New Jersey's Updated Sports Betting LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | jdsupra.com

    A little over a year ago, the Third Circuit upheld the New Jersey District Court's permanent injunction against Governor Christie and others prohibiting New Jersey's 2012 Sports Wagering Law as a violation of the federal Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act . The suit had been brought by the NCAA, NBA, NFL, NHL, and MLB in front of U.S. District Court Judge Michael Shipp.

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  17. John CanegataRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    T hough the campaign trail has not been without bumps in the road, lieutenant governor candidate John Canegata, a Republican, believes that the challenges along the way have only strengthened the community's confidence in his ticket. Running alongside gubernatorial canidate Soraya Diase Coffelt, Canegata said he has lost some of his confidence in the judicial system, but has an even stronger confidence in the public.

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  18. Rest in peace: It's good that Jim Thorpe can stay in Jim Thorpe, Pa.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Post-gazette.com

    Jim Thorpe was said to be the greatest athlete of the 20th century. Today, this is mostly observed by sports historians, not casual sports fans.

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  19. Leagues win a restraining order against NJ racetrack that wanted to allow sports gamblingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | ABA Journal

    ... way to go. There are additional hearings scheduled in district court, and an appeal to the Third Circuit Court of Appeals seems likely, according to ESPN. The U.S. Department of Justice could also weigh in. As reported in-depth in the November issue ...

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  20. Charter Township of PlymouthRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | Hometown Life

    LEGAL NOTICE STATE GENERAL ELECTION TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2014 Notice is hereby given that a General Election will be held in the Charter Township of Plymouth, Wayne County, Michigan, on Tuesday, November 4, 2014.

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