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Jewish American Heritage Month is a month to celebrate the contributions Jewish Americans have made to America since they first arrived in New Amsterdam in 1654. Jewish American Heritage Month had its origins in 1980 when Congress passed Pub. L. 96-237 which authorized and requested the President to issue a proclamation designating a week in April or May as Jewish Heritage Week.  President Carter issued this first proclamation, Presidential Proclamation 4752 in April 1980.  In this proclamation President Carter spoke about the bountiful contributions made by the Jews to the culture and history of the United States.  He ...
a private American law school, was founded in 1976 and is located in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina. The law school is one of six graduate programs offered by Campbell University . The law school is named after its founder Norman Adrian Wiggins ( this version ), former President and Chancellor of Campbell University. There are 407 students enrolled in Campbell Law School, which just relocated to Raleigh, North Carolina ( this version ). The new downtown location provides opportunities for law students to see the law in action at the local, state and federal levels. The law school is also within walking distance of over 125 law ...
e.Bulletin for February 2010 (Utah State Bar News & Announcements)
The Utah State Bar along and the Young Lawyers Division will co-sponsor a free workshop, “A New Lawyer ‘s Survival Guide” on Friday, April 9th for all unemployed and underemployed Utah lawyers. Given the current economic climate, the seminar will cover essential issues which will hopefully assist the unemployed lawyer to be more marketable. The seminar will focus on the art of networking, including a session planned to interact with volunteer practicing lawyers. This free CLE will also provide information on Utah job prospects, tips on opening your own practice, building a safety net in legal and practice management, and ... market research, surveys and trends
Elder Law Institute 2010 (22nd Annual)
presents current legal topics that are of importance to your older clients and the parents of your younger clients.  Many of the subjects covered this year focus on planning for incapacity, paying for health care and maintaining the legal autonomy and dignity of your aging clients.  You never know when the subjects of elder law will become relevant to your practice - we cannot stop the aging process and the legal problems that follow. Lecture Topics  [Total time 06:17:25] Segments with an asterisk (*) are available only with the purchase of the entire program. The New Power of Attorney in New York State ... market research, surveys and trends


Medical Malpractice Liability: United Kingdom (England and Wales ...
Medical liability for staff employed by the National Health Service (NHS) in England is addressed through the tort principle of vicarious liability.  Where claims for negligence of employees of the NHS arise a program known as the Clinical Negligence Scheme for Trusts addresses these issues.  The program is funded through contributions by NHS Trusts that are members and operates on a “pay-as-you-go” basis, funding claims out of the monies it raises.  The NHS Litigation Authority administers this program.  This report addresses how the National Health Service (NHS) in England and Wales manages clinical negligence issues. ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Specialty hospitals focus on a particular medi-
hospitals accounted for an estimated $871 million, or one percent, of Medicare' sspending .... sician-resources/legal-topics/current-legal-topics/2003.shtml. ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Gingrich: Obama's Immigration Speech Was 'Entirely Political' | On the Record
This is a rush transcript from "On the Record," July 3, 2010. This copy may not be in its final form and may be updated. (BEGIN VIDEO CLIP) BARACK OBAMA, PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES: Stopping illegal immigration must go hand in hand with reforming our creaky system of legal immigration. And now under the pressures of partisanship and election year politics, many of the 11 Republican senators who voted for reform in the past have now backed away from their previous support. (END VIDEO CLIP) (BEGIN VIDEO CLIP) KARL ROVE, FORMER BUSH SENIOR ADVISER, FOX CONTRIBUTOR: This showed the president is not serious at all about ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Study of Waterboarding Coverage Prompts a Debate in the Press
A study released this week of the four biggest newspapers in the United States said that in the wake of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, there was “a dramatic shift in coverage away from nearly a century of practice recognizing waterboarding as torture.” The study by students at Harvard’s Joan Shorenstein Center on the Press, Politics and Public Policy analyzed articles in USA Today, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and The Los Angeles Times. It found that “for more than 70 years prior to 9/11, American law and major newspapers consistently classified waterboarding as torture.” But ... market trends, news research and surveys resources


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Current Legal Topics - Law Library of Congress (Library of Congress)
The guides listed below provide legal commentary and recommended resources on issues and events with legal significance. Abraham Lincoln | Australia | Campaign Finance | Children's Rights | Commemorative Observations | Cuba | Education | France | Haiti | Iraq | Habeas Corpus Rights |  Honduras | Japan | John Adams | Lebanon | Pakistan | Russia | Sex Selection & Abortion | Stimulus Plan | United Kingdom | United States The Law Library of Congress's historical collection vividly illustrates three periods in which the law played a prominent part of the Lincoln era: Lincoln the Lawyer, Habeas Corpus and the War Powers of ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Current Legal Events
Noteworthy appellate decisions from around the country (other than the U.S. Supreme Court and the New York Court of Appeals). From the Legal Information Institute (LII) of Cornell University Law School. FindLaw Legal News . News in many categories, up to date, searchable. Also see its page of Today's [Legal] News Headlines , organized by area of legal practice. Supports email notification. Jurist . National and international legal news on the front page of this multi-faceted web site for lawyers. More news inside. Also see its Feed feature, displaying legal news relases and related announcements. Supports email ...
What's the best way to choose a lawyer?
There are a lot of sites offering advice on how to pick a lawyer but a lot of them were advertisements or niche targeted. This advice from the Shawver Law Firm seemed pretty neutral, general, but still good advice. "Choose a lawyer who has experience doing what you need them to do. Probably the most important thing to consider is whether your lawyer has handled the type of case you need help with. Make sure to ask if they know the details of how to get the best results possible. When you interview your lawyer, ask questions about how they will develop your case strategy and their overall plan of how to resolve your case to ...
WikiAnswers - What are current group discussion topics
There are lots!Example, sould students take mobile phones to school or should every school have veggie patches.They're lots lots more but i can not say all of them.I will just you a tip!:)Guest 2 What are topics to discuss with teenage girls? Usually you want to avoid the guy topics such as football and politics. When you're around a girl you want to talk about girl things such as hair, makeup, and girl tv shows. If your talking to a tom... What are good topics to discuss on a blog? Anything! Mainly a topic that interests you(like cooking, technology, books, etc) What is group discussion ? a qualitative method to ...