We have two topics dominating today’s conversation on LXBN: the Supreme Court ruling in Christopher v. SmithKline that pharmaceutical sales reps are exempt from overtime and President Obama shielding—at least temporarily—illegal immigrants brought to the United States as children. Total posts on the LexBlog Network today: 212.
- National Research Council Concludes that Hydraulic Fracturing Does Not Pose a High Risk for Causing Earthquakes – New Orleans attorney Keith Hall of Stone Pigman Walther Wittmann on the firm’s Oil & Gas Law Brief
- Case Comment on What the Assisted Suicide Ruling Really Means – Vancouver attorney Ron Skolrood of Lawson Lundell on the firm’s Western Canada Business Litigation Blog
- Hope for Dreamers: Obama Administration Announces New Policy for Deferring Action on Removal of Certain Young Undocumented Immigrants – Fort Myers lawyer Tulio Suarez of Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt on the firm’s Florida Immigration Law Blog
- What, What (In the Court): South Park Studios Shielded by Fair Use for Viral Video Parody – Debbie Rosenbaum and Tim Greene of Morrison Foerster on the firm’s blog, Socially Aware
- Supreme Court Limits Deference to Agency Amicus Brief Interpretations: Christopher v. SmithKline Beecham – Washington, DC lawyer Lee Beck on his blog, the Federal Regulations Advisor
- In White Collar Law, the Old Often Becomes the New – Peoria, IL lawyer Lee Smith of Hinshaw Culbertson on the firm’s blog, White Collar Crime & Internal Investigations
- BREAKING: Pharmaceutical Representatives are “Outside Salesmen” Under FLSA; Exempt from Overtime – Hartford attorney Daniel Schwartz of Pullman & Comley in his Connecticut Employment Law Blog
- North Carolina Sued By ACLU Over Anti-Homosexual Adoption Laws – Spartanburg attorney J. Benjamin Stevens of The Stevens Firm on their South Carolina Family Law Blo
- The United States Files Its Amicus Brief In Myriad – Washington, DC lawyer Courtenay Brinckerhoff of Foley & Lardner on the firm’s blog, PharmaPatents
- The President Has Spoken — Can DHS Make the Immigration DREAM Come True? – Los Angeles attorney Angelo Paparelli of Seyfarth Shaw on his blog, Nation of Immigrators
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