Wednesday, September 10, 2014

FS WI law & policy review - week of September 1st (part 3)

Recent news and comment on law and policy:

Administrative Law & Regulation

Legislative Council Steering Committee for Personal Property Tax, September 3rd meeting, Wisconsin Eye

Corporations, Securities & Antitrust

Can the City of Los Angeles “Take” the Clippers? by Anthony F. Della Pelle, McKirdy & Riskin PA, Morristown, New Jersey, Litigation News, American Bar Association

Criminal Law & Procedure

Why No “Good Time” in Wisconsin? by Michael M. O'Hear, Marquette University Law School Faculty Blog

Financial Services & E-Commerce

Credit Card Issuers Beware: CFPB Fires Warning Shot on Promotional APRs, by Timothy S. Crisp, The CFSL Bulletin, Foley & Lardner LLP, Madison

Free Speech & Election Law

At the elite level, the Supreme Court cogitates about the subtle psychological pressure to pray when a private chaplain performs an invocation at a government meeting., by Ann Althouse, Madison

Recent Case Clarifies NLRB Approach to Social Media Comments, by Matthew J. Feery, Gonzalez Saggio & Harlan LLP, Milwaukee

Labor & Employment Update - September 2014, Boardman & Clark LLP, Madison

Litigation

Proposed Amendments Published for Public Comment, Preliminary Draft of Proposed Amendments to the Federal Rules of Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and Criminal Procedure, United States Courts (via Seventh Circuit Bar Association)

Professional Responsibility & Legal Education

The US Code gets a slight reorganization, by Kris Turner, WisBlawg