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CAS Legal Mailbag Question of the Week –1/20/22

January 20, 2022

Via: LexBlog

I am as sick of COVID as the next person, but as an assistant principal, I want students to have as normal an experience as possible. It is only January, but end-of-year activities will be upon us soon, and I […]


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The Unconstitutionality of Protective Orders under the Texas Family Code – Part I

January 19, 2022

Via: LexBlog

Protective orders under the Texas Family Code are intended to protect a person from family violence, but this protection cannot be obtained by violating the constitutions of both the United States and Texas. Texas Family Code chapter 83 addresses temporary […]


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Can You Sue a Business You Never Went Into for Catching COVID-19?

January 18, 2022

Via: FindLaw

The omicron variant of COVID-19 is rampaging across the country. At the same time, it is apparent that Americans have no appetite for more harsh restrictions and mitigations. In short, that means you have a pretty high chance of catching […]


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Unruly Passengers Will Lose TSA PreCheck, Officials Say

December 21, 2021

Via: The Wall Street Journal

Airplane passengers who act up during flights could face a new consequence: losing PreCheck, the Federal Aviation Administration and the Transportation Security Administration said Tuesday. The FAA will provide the TSA with information about passengers who face fines for bad […]


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Troutman Pepper Weekly Consumer Financial Services COVID-19 Newsletter

December 7, 2021

Via: LexBlog

Like most industries today, Consumer Finance Services businesses are being significantly impacted by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Troutman Pepper has developed a dedicated COVID-19 Resource Center to guide clients through this unprecedented global health challenge. We regularly update this site […]


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What Is ‘Rolling Coal’ and Is It Legal?

December 6, 2021

Via: FindLaw

At one time or another, you may have witnessed a pickup blowing out thick clouds of black exhaust smoke, apparently on purpose, and wondered if it’s legal. It’s called “rolling coal,” and it is indeed a thing. Coal rollers are […]


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School Bullying and Parent Liability

December 3, 2021

Via: LexBlog

The law provides in part that a minor’s “willful misconduct” causing injury or death to another, or damage to the property of another, “shall be imputed to the parent or guardian having custody and control of the minor” for civil […]


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Publisher’s Platform: Is FDA creating a HACCP program for produce?

December 3, 2021

Via: LexBlog

Although yesterday’s announcement (FDA Proposes Changes to Food Safety Modernization Act Rule to Enhance Safety of Agricultural Water Used on Produce) is a bit to fully digest in one sitting, I am intrigued by FDA’s focus on pre-harvest risk assessment […]


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As States Seek to Expand Online Sports Betting, Federal District Court Invalidates Florida-Seminole Compact Permitting Sports Wagering Throughout Florida

December 2, 2021

Via: JD Supra

On November 23, 2021, the US District Court for the District of Columbia invalidated a 2021 gaming compact between the Seminole Tribe of Florida and the State of Florida, which permitted mobile sports wagering throughout the state (the Compact). The […]


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Can Employers Offer Cannabis Cookies at the Holiday Party?

November 30, 2021

Via: SHRM

Cannabis use has become more commonplace, particularly as states continue to legalize recreational sales and consumption. But employers may want to hold off on offering cannabis-infused treats to complement the beer and wine selection at the holiday party. Here’s why. […]