A litigation lawyer is faced with some challenges if there is an interpreter present – even if the interpreter is used for his or her client or witness. The quality and accuracy of an interpretation as well as the professional conduct of the interpreter can have a huge impact on the outcome of a case.
In one of my previous posts I talked about the technology market becoming increasingly competitive in the recent years and that the competition jumped from the market into courtrooms with a series of patent lawsuits, especially between Apple and Samsung.
On March 27, 2013, New York celebrated the ten-year anniversary of the Smoke-Free Air Act, which banned smoking in bars and restaurants across the city.
A little over a week ago, ExxonMobil’s Pegasus pipeline ruptured in Mayflower, Arkansas. The spill leaked somewhere between 12,000-15,000 barrels of oil into a suburban neighborhood and forced the evacuation of twenty-two homes.
Most politicians have spent much of their professional careers working in the public sector. Therefore, it comes as no surprise that many of them had to campaign for their current political positions while still employed by the government in their previous positions.