In Brief: Newsletters, Articles, Alerts on JD Supra

Here’s a roundup of some of the newsletters, articles, and alerts recently posted to JD Supra by our busy contributors:

  • New on the Menu: Class Actions Targeting Restaurants – Morrison & Foerster issues an update on a rising trend in Texas and California: class actions against restaurants that allegedly misrepresent nutritional information on their menus. The primary, ahem, takeaway item (excuse the pun): make sure nutritional information is factually accurate.
  • Patent Happenings – from Robert Matthews, Jr., of Latimer, Mayberry & Matthews IP Law, LLP,an update on developments in U.S. patent law for the month of May 2008. A rich archive of the "Patent Happenings" monthly update is available here.
  • Energy and Clean Tech Connections – recent newsletter from Mintz Levin: "what’s new in the world of clean tech. We draw your attention to the latest industry developments, news from Capitol Hill, grant opportunities and upcoming events."
  • Illiinois Joint Trust Disadvantages – from one of our newer contributors, Dana Zivkovich Johnson, a look at some of the problems associated with creating a joint trust in Illinois.