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Lambda Legal Applauds UPS Decision to Give Benefits to Civil Union Partners

(New York, July 30, 2007) ---  Following advocacy on behalf of Lambda Legal clients and a letter by Governor Corzine, United Parcel Service has decided to provide benefits to the same-sex civil union partners of its employees in New Jersey.

"We are pleased to see that UPS has decided to do the right thing in the end and provide benefits to the same-sex civil union partners and ...

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U. S. Court of Appeals Upholds Decision Striking Down Oklahoma’s Adoption Invalidation Law in Lawsuit Brought by Lambda Legal
The Adoption Invalidation Law was reckless legislation that jeopardized the safety and well being of children and undermined parents’ rights.

(Denver, August 3, 2007) — In a 35-page decision, a panel of the U. S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit rejected the Oklahoma Department of Health's challenge to a lower court decision striking down an Oklahoma law so extreme that it threatened to make children adopted by same-sex couples in other states legal orphans when the families are in Oklahoma.  The ruling is important not o...

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Finding Identity Theft Protection in Good Old Common Sense
You need to ensure that you are protected from becoming a victim of identity theft, one of the fastest growing crimes of this decade. The good news is that you can start that today with a bit of knowledge about what this crime is...

It seems as if every time you turn on the TV news these days, there is some story at least once or twice a week about some new identity theft scam.  Identity theft is one of the fastest growing crimes of this decade and if you have not taken pro-active steps to protect your identify, it is not a matter of "if" it will happen to you, but "when".

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GLBT Real Estate Benefits Mark Optimistic Progress with Recent Court Ruling
To practice real estate in the USA means to first go to real estate school, where much of the curriculum is devoted to studying – and learning how to abide by – Federal Fair Housing Law. The Architectural Barriers Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Age Discrimination Act, and half a dozen Presidential Executive Orders all provide various kinds of ...
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Employment Law Can Tackle the Bully in Your Workplace!

Guest Author: John Mehtam

A recent Court of Appeal decision regarding the Protection from Harassment Act has made it tougher for employees to bring the likes of bullying directors and senior managers to justice. This, however, does not mean that companies should shy away from taking a har...

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Liability Lawyers Help Protect Consumers

Guest Author: P. Macneil

In my experience, the general public has no idea how much the legal profession contributes to their safety, including as users and consumers of products. Of course they all see and respect the work of the Prosecutors who put criminals behind bars, but I suspect th...

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Costs, Likelihood of Success, and Timing for a Trademark’s International Branding

Guest Author: Bruce Margulies

Costs, Likelihood of Success, and Timing for a Trademark’s International Branding 

 Bruce Margulies.

 I. INTRODUCTION

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Will Terminology Spelled Out
As your final word to a world which you have left, your will is just about the most important thing you will ever write. You will naturally want to make sure that everyone you care for is provided for, and that disputes are avoided as far as is possible..

Guest Author: Melissa Gordon

As your final word to a world which you have left, your will is just about the most important thing you will ever write. You will naturally want to make sure that everyone you care for is provided for, and that disputes are avoided as far as is possible. This ...

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You and Your No Win No Fee Claim - Understanding Where You Legally Stand
The term no win no fee is often used although it is seldom understood. No win no fee is an agreement that is set out by a personal injury lawyer where he agrees to work for you for no fee. Once you sign a no win no fee agreement or...

Guest Author: Helen Cox

The term no win no fee is often used although it is seldom understood. No win no fee is an agreement that is set out by a personal injury lawyer where he agrees to work for you for no fee. Once you sign a no win no fee agreement or a conditional fee agreement as it...

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Buy Original With the Guidance of Art Lawyer
A qualified art lawyer can save you from getting duped during the purchase of an art piece...

Guest Author: Damey

A beautiful art piece is a portrayal of the mind's creativity. It is a display of various expressions, facets and forms of life. Collecting attractive art pieces is a passion for art freaks and mesmerizing pleasure for common populace. Nobody can refrain himself from a...

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