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Randy J. Maniloff
Declarations: The Coverage Opinions Interview With Doug Banfelder of Premier Dispensary Insurance – Getting Into the Weeds On Insuring the Marijuana Industry

A few months back there was an article in The Wall Street Journal called “The Pot Industry Puts On A Tie.” The story was about how, with marijuana now being legalized in more places, those involved (including some that were previously operating...

Peter J. Gallagher
It Was Not Fun To Stay (Swim) At the YMCA For This Plaintiff or His Counsel

By Peter J. Gallagher ( @pjsgallagher ) A "garden variety slip and fall case" led to an instructive Appellate Division opinion, [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ], on exculpatory clauses and the requirements of the...

GreenbergTraurig
California is in the Black

California Governor Jerry Brown’s initial state budget was Sacramento’s first on-time budget in years, and the first “majority vote” budget in decades for the Golden State. Since June 2011, Governor Brown has signed three more...

GreenbergTraurig
New York's Non-Profit Revitalization Act of 2013 Changes the Governance of Private Colleges, Universities and Schools

New York’s Non-Profit Revitalization Act (the Act) fundamentally changes the governance of non-profit private colleges, universities and schools and other charitable organizations. New York, which labored under cumbersome and antiquated regulatory...

Foley & Lardner LLP
Mais Reversed: If You Give Me Your Number, I Can Call It, However I Want

By Michael C. Lueder “If you give me your number, I can call it, however I want.” For more than twenty years this statement has summarized the Federal Communications Commission view of prior express consent under the Telephone Consumer...

State Net
State Net Capitol Journal: Minimum Wage, Marijuana, Gambling And Guns Dominate Ballot Measures

By Korey Clark A total of 136 measures have qualified for states' November ballots, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures' Ballot Measures Database. That number is 23 percent lower than it was in 2012, when there were 176...