Oklahoma Jury Awards $1,165,000 for Discrimination/Retaliation to Male-to-Female Transgender Professor Denied Tenure

DATE POSTED November 28, 2017
A special to USLAW NETWORK and USLAW DigiKnow By Malinda S. Matlock of Pierce Couch Hendrickson Baysinger & Green, L.L.P. | Oklahoma City, OK A male-to-female transgender, Dr. Rachel Tudor, English professor at a state university in southeastern Oklahoma sued the University and the state Regents for unlawful sex discrimination and retaliation in violation of Title […] Continue reading...

USLAW NETWORK releases updated State Judicial Profiles by County Report

DATE POSTED September 21, 2017
Report identifies counties across the U.S. as Conservative, Moderate or Liberal CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., Sept. 21, 2017 – USLAW NETWORK has released an updated edition of its State Judicial Profile by County Report. “We are pleased to deliver this updated resource to USLAW members and their clients,” said Roger M. Yaffe, USLAW CEO. “This has […] Continue reading...

New USLAW NETWORK state-by-state compendiums focus on liability damages caps and workers’ comp medical benefits caps

DATE POSTED September 19, 2017
USLAW NETWORK (USLAW) has released two new compendiums: the 50-State Analysis of Liability Damages Caps and the 50-State Analysis of Workers’ Compensation Medical Benefits Caps. Scott H. Moulton and Fred L. Hubbs of Hall Booth Smith, P.C. in Georgia served as editors, respectively, of the new compendiums. “With companies conducting business and managing operations in […] Continue reading...

2017-18 USLAW NETWORK Board of Directors announced

DATE POSTED September 12, 2017
During USLAW NETWORK’s recent annual member meeting in Carlsbad, California, the 2017-18 USLAW NETWORK Board of Directors was elected and John D. Cromie of Connell Foley LLP in Roseland, New Jersey, was named chair of USLAW. In addition, Kevin L. Fritz of Lashly & Baer, P.C. in Missouri was named vice chair.  In addition, Dan […] Continue reading...

Connell Foley’s John D. Cromie named Chair of USLAW NETWORK

DATE POSTED September 11, 2017
John D. Cromie, partner at Connell Foley LLC in New Jersey, chair of the firm’s Corporate and Business Law practice and member of the Management Committee, has been named chair of USLAW NETWORK, Inc. for 2017-2018.  The announcement was made at the NETWORK’s annual member meeting in Carlsbad, California.  Cromie, who most recently served as […] Continue reading...

Latest edition of USLAW Magazine is available for download

DATE POSTED September 7, 2017
The 2017 Fall/Winter issue of USLAW Magazine has been published and is now available for download. Articles focus on the ever-increasing impact of the opioid epidemic, medical marijuana and the legalization movement, technology in transportation litigation, insights into cybersecurity, data breaches and risk assessments and much more. USLAW Magazine is published each spring and fall […] Continue reading...

Finally “Deemed Dismissed” Really Means Dismissed

DATE POSTED September 6, 2017
A special to USLAW NETWORK and USLAW DigiKnow By Malinda S. Matlock | Pierce Couch Hendrickson Baysinger & Green , Oklahoma The Oklahoma Court of Appeals recently issued an opinion declaring that a civil suit not served within 180 days after the filing of the petition is deemed dismissed on the 181st day in the […] Continue reading...

U.S. Acquisitions in the UK – Update on managing UK pension risks

DATE POSTED July 19, 2017
An overview by Clive Weber, Pensions Partner at Wedlake Bell LLP, London Following the well publicised problems of the British Homes Stores Pension Scheme, pension aspects of corporate transactions in the UK remain in the spotlight. This article explains the background as well as the current views of the UK Government and the UK’s Pensions Regulator. Introduction […] Continue reading...

2017 USLAW Practice Group Attorney Directories available

DATE POSTED July 13, 2017
USLAW NETWORK, INC. (USLAW) has released the USLAW 2017 attorney directories for four USLAW practice groups: Complex Tort and Product Liability, Construction Law, Employment and Labor Law, and Transportation and Logistics. USLAW practice group attorney directories are detailed directories of the active attorneys within these groups. These directories showcase the attorneys’ specific areas of experience, […] Continue reading...

Download updated USLAW Construction, Retail and Transportation Compendiums of Law

DATE POSTED May 11, 2017
USLAW NETWORK, Inc. (USLAW) has released updated state-by-state compendiums of law for construction, retail and transportation law, respectively. USLAW regularly updates existing Compendiums providing a multistate resource that permits users to  easily access state common and statutory law. Compendiums are easily sourced on a state-by- state basis and are developed by the member firms of […] Continue reading...