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26th Nov 2019

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Requirement of Cross-Examination in University Title IX Investigations

By Marisa Mariencheck On November 29, 2018, the Department of Education (“DOE”) published a notice of proposed rulemaking in the Federal...

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22nd Nov 2019

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What’s Next for the Dreamers? SCOTUS Hears DACA Arguments

By Olivia Rojas On November 5, 2018, the United States Department of Justice filed a petition for writ of...

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19th Nov 2019

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The Golden Parachute – With Some Strings Attached: WeWork ex-CEO Faces Lawsuits After Shareholder Value Drops $30 Billion

By Matt Digney The “Golden Parachute” is a term that startup entrepreneurs and CEOs are familiar with and seemingly...

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12th Nov 2019

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Adnan Syed and the Right to Counsel

By Amanda Manzano “That a person who happens to be a lawyer is present at trial alongside the accused,...

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08th Nov 2019

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Fair Pay to Play Act: The Baseline for the NCAA’s New Compensation Rules

By Alexander Hill On October 29, 2019, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (the “NCAA”) announced that it would begin...

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05th Nov 2019

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Causation Woes, Racial Animus, and 42 U.S.C. § 1981

By James Sprague The Supreme Court of the United States has the opportunity to shape the future of civil...

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01st Nov 2019

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Emoluments: The Constitution’s “Phony” Clauses

By Jon Schlotterback On October 15, 2019, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals issued an Order for rehearing one...

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30th Oct 2019

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Did Exxon Just Pull an Enron? ExxonMobil Stands Trial for Lying to Investors

By Abby Castaldi Introduction Throughout the last decade, the effects of climate change have become more apparent as the...

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29th Oct 2019

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Immigration in the Trump Era: Challenges for Families

By Raquel Gonzalez-Padron Background Immigration has made the United States the diverse country it is and has helped to...

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25th Oct 2019

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Ariana Grande, Instagram, and Trademarks

By Andie Anderson On September 2, 2019, Ariana Grande filed suit against Forever 21 in the latest controversy between...

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23rd Oct 2019

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In Cahoots with the Police: How Eugene, Oregon Teams Police Officers with Mental Health Professionals to Create an Alternative Response System

By Kate Hubbs “Mentally Ill Man with Gun is Shot and Killed by Police.” “Mom Knows Anguish of Calling...

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22nd Oct 2019

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Settlement or Trial for Those Implicated in the Opioid Epidemic?

By Ethan Haddon Starting October 21, 2019, a civil jury trial will commence to consider the implications of the...