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Connecticut Court Holds that Refusing to Hire Medical Marijuana User Violates State Law

Connecticut Court Holds that Refusing to Hire Medical Marijuana User Violates State Law   For the last two decades, state legislatures across the United States have been passing laws to permit and regulate the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes. However, employers have wondered whether federal law

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Facebook-Konto als Erbschaft?

Facebook-Konto als Erbschaft?   Der BGH hat nun entschieden, dass auch ein Facebook-Konto, beziehungsweise der Zugriff hierauf, in die Erbschaftsmasse fällt. Im Fall wollte die Mutter einer 15-jährigen Tochter Zugriff auf das Konto ihrer verstorbenen Tochter erhalten. Grundsätzlich fallen auch digitale Inhalte in die Erbschaftsmasse, jedoch sind

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Complying with Changing Immigration Policy: Tips for US Employers Who Employ Migrant Workers

Complying with Changing Immigration Policy: Tips for US Employers Who Employ Migrant Workers On August 8, 2018, ICE officials served search warrants in 13 locations in Nebraska and Minnesota, arresting over 130 people according to a press release by the Department of Homeland Security. The operation targeted

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Kryptowährungen – wenn Sicherheit zur Gefahr wird

Kryptowährungen – wenn Sicherheit zur Gefahr wird Die Relevanz von digitalen Zahlungsmitteln in Form von Kryptowährungen hat in der Vergangenheit stark zugenommen. Es gibt immer mehr Investoren in digitale Währungen wie Bitcoin oder Litcoin. Durch Kryptowährungen ist es möglich, den bargeldlosen Zahlungsverkehr ohne die Mitwirkung von Banken

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USCIS Extends Suspension of H-1B Premium Processing and Increases Premium Processing Filing Fee

USCIS Extends Suspension of H-1B Premium Processing and Increases Premium Processing Filing Fee On August 29, 2018, the United States Customs and Immigration Service (USCIS) announced that its suspension of Premium Processing for Fiscal Year 2019 H-1B Cap Petitions will be extended to February 19, 2019. Originally,

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Tips for Staying Ahead of GDPR Compliance

Tips for Staying Ahead of GDPR Compliance by Angela Schulz, Associate Attorney Many individuals and business leaders are likely already familiar with the sweeping changes in international privacy and data collection standards, not just from international news media outlets, but also from our previous articles on Europe’s General

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Entschädigungsansprüche in Geld bei Flugverspätungen: Ein Vergleich zwischen dem europäischen und dem US-amerikanischen Recht

Entschädigungsansprüche in Geld bei Flugverspätungen: Ein Vergleich zwischen dem europäischen und dem US-amerikanischen Recht Seit der Verordnung (EG) Nr. 261/2004 des Europäischen Parlaments sind die Entschädigungsansprüche in Geld bei Flugverspätungen, soweit das europäische Recht Anwendung findet, näher definiert. In den USA besteht hingegen keine Verpflichtung, bei Flugverspätungen

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The BridgehouseLaw® Queen City Scavenger Hunt

The BridgehouseLaw® Queen City Scavenger Hunt Use the following clues to find items and complete as many of the challenges as possible before time is up. All items will be found North of College Street and will not require leaving downtown Charlotte. Tasks can be completed in

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NEW WAVE of NAZI TRIALS BEGINS THIS SUMMER

A new wave of Nazi trials is cropping up in Europe. Trials of SS guards at Stutthof, Auschwitz, Majdanek, and Buchenwald are set to begin as soon as this Summer, followed by trials beginning into 2019. These new trials may include new charges, including attempted murder and

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US Supreme Court Upholds Arbitration Provisions for Employment Contracts

On May 21, the United States Supreme Court ruled in a 5-4 decision that companies may continue to use arbitration clauses in employment contracts which could affect approximately 25 million employment contracts. The case is the latest attempt by the court to determine the extent to which

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