Tuesday, January 24, 2012
"Shoes and herrings are red in 2d Cir. Louboutin argument": Alison Frankel's "On the Case" from Thomson Reuters News & Insight has this report.
Posted at 09:00 PM by Howard Bashman
"Chuck Grassley's slam of OLC chief rankles some": Josh Gerstein of Politico.com has this blog post.
Posted at 06:14 PM by Howard Bashman
"Man Sues Supreme Court Marshal For Right to Hold Sign on Court Grounds": Zoe Tillman has this post at "The BLT: The Blog of Legal Times."
Posted at 05:30 PM by Howard Bashman
"Louboutin Seeks to Overturn Ruling on Yves Saint Laurent's Red-Soled Shoes": Bloomberg News has this report.
Posted at 05:26 PM by Howard Bashman
"Appeals court rules against GE in tax shelter case": Reuters has this report.
And Bloomberg News reports that "General Electric Co. Loses Appeal in IRS Partnership Tax Benefits Case."
"Federal appeals court hears NASCAR drug case": The Associated Press has this updated report.
Posted at 05:17 PM by Howard Bashman
"Megaupload, meet Morrison": Alison Frankel's "On the Case" from Thomson Reuters News & Insight has this report.
Posted at 01:46 PM by Howard Bashman
"All Hail Samuel Alito, Privacy Champion Extraordinaire!" Law professor Jeffrey Rosen has this essay online at The New Republic.
Online at The Atlantic, Garrett Epps has an essay entitled "Justice Scalia Turns to 18th-Century Wisdom for Guidance on GPS."
And online at Slate, Dahlia Lithwick has a jurisprudence essay entitled "Alito vs. Scalia: The two conservative Supreme Court justices brawl over technology and privacy."
In the February 2012 issue of The ABA Journal magazine: Mark Walsh has an article headlined "Dissecting the Health Care Case: Election-Year Term Mirrors New Deal Era."
Richard Brust has an article headlined "The High Bench vs. the Ivory Tower."
Stephanie Francis Ward has an article headlined "The Badgering State: Wis. Battles over Worker's Rights and Skirmishes in the Supreme Court."
And Leslie A. Gordon has an article headlined "Unknown Knowns: Torture Suits Against Rumsfeld May Revive a 40-Year-Old Liability Case."
"Federal judge Wesley Brown dies at age 104 in Wichita": The Wichita Eagle has this news update.
"Federal appeals court to hear NASCAR drug case": The Associated Press has this report.
Posted at 09:48 AM by Howard Bashman
"Maine lawyer named to appeals court; William Kayatta Jr., a prominent trial attorney, awaits confirmation by the U.S. Senate": This article appears today in The Portland Press Herald.
The Oklahoman reports today that "Magistrate Judge Robert E. Bacharach nominated for federal appeals court; After a long-running White House effort to find a successor for Robert Henry on the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, President Barack Obama has nominated Oklahoma City magistrate judge who was on a list given to Sen. Tom Coburn."
And The Tulsa World reports that "Oklahoma judge nominated for 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals."
Yesterday, the White House issued a news release headlined "President Obama Nominates Two to Serve on the US Court of Appeals."