Most-Viewed Law News & Updates on JD Supra – Oct 2011

iStock_000009317132XSmall.jpgBankruptcy, retirement plans, alleged terrorist plots, patent reform,
foreclosures, employee handbooks, trademark infringement, business
formation issues, XXX domains, employee misclassification, cheating husbands, and much, much more
… here’s a look at some of the most-viewed legal news and updates on the JD Supra network during the last month.

In case you’re keeping score, for the first time in four months, ERISA attorney Ary Rosenbaum does not have the premier spot – however, true to form, Ary’s well-read writing appears twice on the list.

Good work by great lawyers and law firms – and it’s just the tip of the JD Supra iceberg:

  1. Are You Being Sued by Midland Funding, LLC? Why You Should Fight Lawsuits by Debt Buying Companies – by John Skiba
  2. 15 Symptoms that a Plan Sponsor’s Retirement Plan might be “Ill” – by The Rosenbaum Law Firm P.C.
  3. US v. Manssor Arbabsiar and Gholam Shakuri – Full Text Copy Amended Criminal Complaint – McNabb Associates, P.C.
  4. Real Estate Market Update – October 13, 2011 – by Allen Matkins
  5. Why Financial Advisors Should Offer Investment Education to 401(k) Plan Participants – by The Rosenbaum Law Firm, P.C.
  6. America Invents Act – H.R. 1249 Patent Reform Bill – Full Text Copy
  7. Seriously, We Couldn’t Make This Stuff Up – by Dechert LLP
  8. Top 12 Tips to Tell if Your Husband is Cheating on You – by Lawyers.com
  9. Organic Web Strategy for Lawyers – by Gyi Tsakalakis
  10. Physician – Hospital Co-Management Arrangements – by Akerman Senterfitt
  11. Always Look on the Bright Side of Life: How Dexia’s Failure Could be Good for Capital Formation – by Dechert LLP
  12. Walmart’s Employee Handbook Cost them $187.6 Million; What Could Your Employee Handbook Cost You? – by Jaburg Wilk
  13. Foreclosing Lenders Beware – by Snell & Wilmer LLP
  14. McAfee & Taft RegLINC: Document destruction – Spoliation or legitimate process? – by Chris A. Paul
  15. Restriction of Sale of Property on Power of Attorney – International Lawyers Network
  16. 12 Reasons for A Startup Not To Be An LLC – by Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  17. Music Licensing 101 – by Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  18. MBHB snippets Alert – The .XXX Top Level Domain: What Do I Need to Know Now? – by McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP
  19. Social Media Giant Sued for Trademark Infringement (Again) - by Winthrop & Weinstine, PA
  20. Newly-Minted Lawyers Are Generally Poor Writers: Why the Law Schools Are Largely to Blame – by Charles E. Rounds, Jr.
  21. Trademark owners can block new .XXX domain names – by Schottenstein Zox & Dunn Co., LPA
  22. California Governor Signs S.B. 459, Dramatically Increasing Penalties for Misclassifying Employees as Independent Contractors – by Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP
  23. Significant Advances in Green Card Cutoff Dates for EB-2 India and EB-2 China – by Morgan Lewis
  24. What Are the risks of Opting Out of the IRS Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Programs? – by Sanford Millar
  25. Employment Law Advisory for October 26, 2011: Update – New Employment Laws for 2012 – by Hopkins & Carley

Related – also see:

- Corporate Law Updates: Top News Feeds for the Month
- 3 Trending Items on JD Supra: SEC Cyber Risk Disclosures, XXX Domains, Employee Misclassification…
- Top Business Law Roundups for the Last Week of October


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