401 ABA Journal articles on North America.
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Jan 1, 2018 3:40 AM CST
On Friday, the Securities and Exchange Commission filed and obtained an emergency action against PlexCorps, a Canadian company promoting an initial coin offering, or ICO.
In the filing…
Dec 4, 2017 2:30 PM CST
Could this be the end of out-of-town patent lawyers flocking to Marshall, Texas? They’ve become known for showing up in luxury cars, ordering catered gourmet meals for their trial war rooms and running up expensive hotel tabs. That’s the future some observers predict for the top destination for patent infringement lawsuits after a U.S. Supreme Court decision limited the venues where such suits may be filed.
Jul 1, 2017 1:35 AM CDT
Jun 1, 2017 2:50 AM CDT
A Mexican judge who presided in several legal challenges filed by lawyers for Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman was shot and killed outside his home on Monday.
Judge Vicente Antonio Bermudez…
Oct 18, 2016 4:03 PM CDT
Sep 20, 2016 8:30 AM CDT
A Canadian judge who asked a rape victim why she didn’t keep her knees together has apologized, CBC News Calgary reports.
The incident, which stemmed from a 2014 rape…
Sep 14, 2016 9:00 AM CDT
Former Prime Minister of Canada Stephen Harper is joining the growing list of political giants that call Dentons home.
On Monday, the firm announced it had entered into a…
Sep 13, 2016 12:15 PM CDT
During last weekend’s annual meeting of the Canadian Bar Association, the organization held its own version of TV’s Shark Tank.
Called “The Pitch” (presumably to avoid copyright infringement, as well…
Aug 17, 2016 12:25 PM CDT
At least two new lawsuits have filed against a Georgia-based sperm bank by families who thought they were using a sperm donor who was a neuroscientist and later found out…
Jun 15, 2016 3:20 PM CDT
Trinity Western University’s ongoing battle with the Law Society of British Columbia has headed to the British Columbia Court of Appeals.
On Friday, the Langley Times reported that the…
Jun 3, 2016 4:50 PM CDT
More than eight years after an international manhunt for a “swirl face” pedophile made headlines due to innovative use of technology and the internet, the criminal justice system is still…
Jun 2, 2016 10:40 AM CDT
Jun 1, 2016 1:40 AM CDT