Bankruptcy – FindLaw

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Those who have faced financial hardship know how difficult it is to deal with debt. Fortunately for many debtors, bankruptcy can provide a way out. Bankruptcy is designed to give debtors a financial fresh start by eliminating most debts in one fell swoop. However, it isn’t a walk in the […]

Harvard Law School Criminal Justice Institute

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Meminerimus etiam adversus infimos justitiam esse servandam. Let us remember that justice must be observed even to the lowest. -Cicero The Criminal Justice Institute is the curriculum-based criminal law clinical program of Harvard Law School. The mission of the Criminal Justice Institute is to educate Harvard Law School students in […]

Common Law Definition

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A body of English law of law which originated with an oral tradition of tribal justice in Britain thousands of years ago and which developed into a unique, cohesive national body of law (the realm) developed and set to writing by English judges over time, and which was eventually imported as the law of […]

Law careers | Prospects.ac.uk

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Deciding on a legal career can be a challenge, especially when there are so many law jobs on offer. To help you make an informed choice here’s a breakdown of available jobs in the sector Solicitor You’ll be a confidential adviser that has direct contact with clients, combining expertise and […]

What Is a Law in Science? | Definition of Scientific Law

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In general, a scientific law is the description of an observed phenomenon. It doesn’t explain why the phenomenon exists or what causes it. The explanation of a phenomenon is called a scientific theory. It is a misconception that theories turn into laws with enough research. “In science, laws are a […]

Transactional Law Clinics

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The Transactional Law Clinics (TLC) is a clinical program of Harvard Law School. TLC consists of the Business and Non-Profit Clinic, the Real Estate Clinic, the Entertainment Law Clinic, and the Community Enterprise Project (CEP). These clinics provide legal assistance to small businesses and entrepreneurs, and help in the following areas: Business formation […]

NY driver’s licenses open to undocumented immigrants

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CLOSE Eddie Taveras, New York immigration manager for FWD.us, discusses the Green Light bill during an interview in the USA TODAY Network’s Albany Bureau, April 10, 2019. Wochit ALBANY, N.Y. – Federal immigration and border officials have been blocked from New York’s DMV database, a move that keeps them from accessing data […]

Media Law – Oxford University Press

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Systematic Government Access to Private-Sector Data $100.00 Add Bulk Collection to Cart Fred H. Cate and James X. Dempsey 9780190685515Hardcover06 October 2017 $300.00 Add Competition Law and Regulation of Technology Markets to Cart Kevin Coates 9780199575213Hardcover26 May 2011 A Media and Communications Law Handbook $55.00 Add Connect and Converge to […]

Law Enforcement Support Center | ICE

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The center protects and defends the US by sharing timely and relevant ICE information with our law enforcement partners around the world. The Law Enforcement Support Center is a national enforcement operations facility administered by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), the largest investigative agency in the Department of Homeland […]

Difference between Law and Justice

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Key Difference: Laws are actually rules and guidelines that are set up by the social institutions to govern behavior. These laws are made by government officials. Laws must be obeyed by all. Laws set out standards, procedures and principles that must be followed. Justice is a concept that is based […]

Moritz College of Law | LibraryHome

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Moritz Law Library Resources Remain Accessible Even though the library’s physical space is closed, numerous Moritz Law Library resources and services remain accessible from afar. While reference librarians are not available in person to provide research guidance, you can reach them by email, chat, or telephone. See the library’s Ask […]

Information for Law Enforcement Authorities

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These operational guidelines are for law enforcement officials seeking records from Facebook and Instagram. For private party requests, including requests from civil litigants and criminal defendants, please visit the Help Center. Users seeking information on their own accounts can access Facebook’s “Download Your Information” feature from their account settings. This […]

Lemon Law | New York State Attorney General

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The New Car, Used Car and  Wheelchair Lemon Laws provide a legal remedy for buyers or lessees of new and used cars that turn out to be lemons. If your car does not conform to the terms of the written warranty and the manufacturer or its authorized dealer is unable […]

Admissions | Santa Clara Law

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Admissions | Santa Clara Law Santa Clara Law is one of the most diverse law schools in the nation, and Silicon Valley is one of the most culturally diverse regions in the country. Our students come from 23 states and several foreign countries with a variety of academic backgrounds. This […]

Law and Justice Foundation – Home

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The Law and Justice Foundation of NSW is an independent statutory body working to improve access to justice in NSW, particularly for socially and economically disadvantaged people … read more Uptake of legal self-help resources New analysis of the Legal Australia-Wide (LAW) Survey dataset examining respondents’ use of self-help resources […]

Law and requirements | plainlanguage.gov

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In this section Downloads Federal Plain Language Guidelines Published: March 2011Revised: May 2011 Download: The Plain Writing Act of 2010 was signed on October 13, 2010. The law requires that federal agencies use clear government communication that the public can understand and use. While the Act does not cover regulations, […]