Monday, June 30, 2014

Wisconsin Federalinks Mon June 30th

Milwaukee Chapter events: July 17th Jeremy Rabkin; July 23rd summer reception; August 19th F.H. Buckley;

Recent news and comment on law and policy:

Administrative Law & Regulation

US high court to hear Amtrak dispute, by Sam Hanadel, Associated Press, Wisconsin Law Journal

Corporations, Securities & Antitrust

ESOPs in the Furniture Industry, by Timothy L. Stewart, DeWitt Ross & Stevens S.C., Brookfield

Must Salmon Love Meinhard? Agape and Partnership Fiduciary Duties, by Stephen M. Bainbridge, 17 Green Bag 2d

Criminal Law & Procedure

Supreme Court Rules on Proper Forum for Ineffective Assistance Claim, by Deborah Spanic, WisBar News, on Kyles v. Pollard, 2014 WI 38 (2012AP378-W)

Federalism & Separation of Powers

Law’s Irony, by Hon. Neil M. Gorsuch, Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, Volume 37 – Issue 3, Thirteenth Annual Barbara K. Olson Memorial Lecture, delivered at The Federalist Society National Lawyers’ Convention—2013

Free Speech & Election Law

Lawsuit challenges state’s PAC donation limits, Associated Press, Wisconsin Law Journal

Labor & Employment Law

Is Continued Employment Consideration? Wisconsin Supreme Court Will Resolve the Issue Soon, by Brandon Krajewski, Quarles & Brady LLP, Milwaukee

Sixth Circuit Affirms Award of Benefits and Disgorged Profits in ERISA Disability Benefits Case, by Lynn Lodahl, Hawks Quindel S.C., Madison

Litigation

Advance eSheet June 16-20, 2014, Wisconsin Defense Counsel

Professional Responsibility & Legal Education

Justice Stephen G. Breyer: The Annotated Bobblehead, and Judicial Construction and the Fragility of Elaboration, 17 Green Bag 2d