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The Supreme Court’s "Microsoft Corp. v. Baker" Decision Restores Much Needed Sanity to Federal Appellate Procedure

Microsoft Corp. v. Baker is one of those cases that only a lawyer could love. At issue was whether a federal appellate court has jurisdiction to review a class-certification order if the plaintiffs have voluntarily dismissed all of their claims, with prejudice. 1,070 more words

Civil Justice & Litigation

Lawsuit Claims Missouri Exposing Foster Care Kids to Drugs

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Saint Louis University and two national advocacy groups have filed a class action lawsuit against the state of Missouri – claiming the foster care system is exposing thousands of children to psychotropic drugs without safeguards. 126 more words

News

Ohio Consumers File Class Action Against Home Depot for Alleged Deceptive Contractor Program

Two Ohio consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against Home Depot U.S.A., Inc. over what they allege to be deceptive, unfair, and illegal conduct in Home Depot’s general contractor program. 301 more words

Davis Polk Discusses Target's Cyber Breach Settlement

On May 23, Target Corp. reached a record $18.5 million settlement with 47 states and the District of Columbia to end investigations into Target’s data breach in 2013.  317 more words

Securities Regulation

ANTI-AGING SKIN CREAM

Our office is looking into deception and fraud claims involving anti-aging skin cream.  http://e-tvonline.com/wedding/luxurious/report.php  Some promote impressive results in a short time and celebrity endorsements.  However, some companies have reported complaints including unexpected charges. 20 more words

Fruit Pizza.

It was one of those Saturday’s where I felt the need to bake something beautiful and keep my fingers crossed it doesn’t fail. Thankfully, this was a success (yasssss!!!) I saw a similar recipe on a food blog (who I can’t remember the name of.) And with the sun shining so much recently, I thought this would be perfect as it’s not too heavy- fyi, I think I mention the weather in nearly all of my posts…you wouldn’t know I’m British or anything. 49 more words

Food

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FRUIT PIZZA.

Food, Lifestyle
Fruit Pizza It was one of those Saturday’s where I felt the need to bake something beautiful and keep my fingers crossed it doesn’t fail. Thankfully, this was a success (yasssss!!!) I saw a similar recipe on a food blog (who I can’t remember the name of.) And with the sun shining so much recently, I thought this would be perfect as it’s not too heavy- fyi, I think I mention the weather in nearly all of my posts…you wouldn’t know I’m British or anything. This was SooOoO easy to make and is one of those recipes you can change up by adding different fruits. It also ~looks~ good (as you can see it’s super photogenic) which is a bonus for anyone who is all about the aesthetics of food. Fruit Pizza Recipe       tasty tart desert

Franchises Continue to Fight Joint Employment Claims

Are franchisors responsible for the wage and hour violations of their individually owned franchisees?

This question continues to vex the courts. (Vex! Great Scrabble word! 373 more words