We continue our Friday round-up of what is newest, best and brightest at FindLaw.com. Below, you will find this week’s offerings from various areas of FindLaw’s unique content, including: core legal content, blogs, news, and case law. Take a look at what’s new:
FindLaw Consumer Blogs:
- 5 Legal Dos and Don’ts for Your Holiday Party: Throwing a year-end holiday bash for your workers can be a great way to recognize their hard work. But business owners who aren’t careful can be setting themselves up for a party-related lawsuit. From claims of religious discrimination, to drunken and disorderly conduct, FindLaw’s Free Enterprise offers five legal tips to keep your company’s festivities from becoming a liability.
- Legal How-To: Fighting Out-of-State Traffic Tickets: Millions of Americans will be hitting the road for Thanksgiving, and many will be ticketed for speeding and other violations. What are some of the best ways to challenge a traffic citation outside your home state, where you may not be familiar with local laws? FindLaw’s Law and Daily Life steers you toward a few practical legal pointers.
FindLaw Legal Professional Blogs:
- Supreme Court Declines to Block Texas Abortion Restrictions: The Lone Star State’s controversial new abortion law will stand, now that a divided High Court has declined to vacate the Fifth Circuit’s decision. How did the Court’s conservative jurists reach their opinion, and what did the dissenters have to say in return? FindLaw’s U.S. Supreme Court blog explains.
Law Firm Management:
- Self-Collection – The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: When it comes to discovery (and especially eDiscovery), should you let your own employees fulfill the data-production request, or hire a third party to do it? It’s an interesting question, as few courts have offered guidance on the issue. FindLaw’s latest Legal Technology article discusses the risks of data self-collection and what lawyers can learn from three notable recent cases.
— Andrew Chow, FindLaw Audience Team