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News and Reporting

September 11th, 2013
The Legal Intelligencer Amaris Elliott-Engel (first of two-part series on The Future of Long-Term Care Litigation) When Rhonda Hill Wilson started representing clients in the field of long-term care litigation, there was not a lot of interest in representing elder Pennsylvanians for the torts they might have been wronged by. Damages were only thought of in an "economic sense," said Wilson, of the Law Offices of Rhonda... Continue Reading
September 11th, 2013
A United Nations official has called on courts in South Carolina and Oklahoma to respect the human rights of a little girl who is a member of the Cherokee Nation and is the subject of a cross-state custody dispute. Veronica lived the first two years of her life with adopted parents in South Carolina and the next two years with her American Indian father, who argues he did not consent to the adoption. When the US Supreme... Continue Reading
September 11th, 2013
A law professor opines the injunction against Aereo rival FilmOn X by the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia could adversely affect Aereo's separate expansion plans to capture broadcast TV transmissions through individual antennas and retransmit the programming over the Internet, the Boston Herald reports. This copyright case is primed to test the scope of intellectual property. Continue Reading


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