August 20, 2010

    1. The Firm: Why you need to switch to digital client files now
    2. One Perspective: A little less conversation, a little more action - from the Fed
    3. Eye on Lansing: The public employee union scam
    4. Under Analysis: An inherently dangerous pickle
    5. Taking Stock: Business development companies


    1. National Round Up


    1. Court Round Up


    1. Nation - Nebraska Colorado man sues county, alleging profiling Alleges police asked him questions about his ethnicity
    2. Nation - Supreme Court Watch High court perceived as trimming back Miranda warning rights piece by piece Three decisions last session affected Miranda warnings
    3. Program is a 'win-win' situation: Court holds 18th Sobriety Court graduation
    4. Business - Employment Jobless claims rise to highest level in 9 months Fourth increase in past 5 weeks
    5. Business - Technology Music royalty talks consider cell phone mandate All new cell phones would come with built-in FM radio chip
    6. Business - Finance NJ settles SEC fraud charges over bond sales State was first ever charged for violating securities laws
    7. Business - Health Care Modest premium increase for Medicare drug plans
    8. Courts - Pennsylvania Mother says schools turned blind eye to sex abuse Teacher is awaiting trial on 312 counts
    9. Courts - California 7 sue Diocese of Oakland over alleged sex abuse Church defrocked priest 3 years after he pled guilty to child molestation
    10. Nation - Wisconsin Lawsuit challenges state's domestic partner registry Suit contends registry creates a legal status similar to that of marriage
    11. Nation - Kentucky 2 counties still want Ten Commandments displays
    12. Nation - California 75-year-old mystery: 2 fetuses found in trunk Investigators are awaiting results from coroner's office
    13. Blagojevich case raises interesting questions
    14. On the Run: Attorney takes to streets of Paris for worthy cause
    15. Friday Feature: Generations of Promise - Lawyer founds program to broaden the concept of community
    16. Help Desk
    17. Daily Briefs (Aug 20)