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'Their Credibility … Is Shot': Plaintiffs Lawyers Targeted at Earplug Bankruptcy Hearing

Monday’s hearing before Chief Bankruptcy Judge Jeffrey Graham in Indianapolis focused on whether to grant a preliminary injunction halting combat earplug lawsuits against 3M, whose subsidiary, Aearo Technologies, filed for Chapter 11 on July 26. The hearing is expected to last through Tuesday.         Click Here To Read The Full Article

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Data Rights, Data Duties, & Data Risks: The American Data Privacy and Protection Act

While the ADPPA represents compromises between Democratic and Republican leadership of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, particularly around the thorny issues of state law preemption and private rights of action, there are other legislative and big tech industry players pushing their own agendas for comprehensive national data privacy and security frameworks.         Click […]

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8th Circ. Sides With University of Minnesota in Firing of Openly Gay Athletic Department Employee

After the University of Minnesota Duluth relieved Jen Banford of her duties as part-time director of operations for their Division I women’s hockey team, she filed suit against the Board of Regents of the University of Minnesota alleging she was fired for being openly gay, according to the opinion.         Click Here To Read The […]

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