Blog: Uber: Who Owns Whom?

By: Jillian Smaniotto, Associate Manuscripts Editor On Wednesday, March 11, U.S. district court judges in California denied motions for summary judgment in two separate cases involving Uber and Lyft that could mean massive changes in the rapidly developing on-demand services market.[1]  Both cases will go to jury trial.[2] Both Uber …

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Blog: To Execute, or to Exonerate the Actually Innocent – Is That Really the Question?

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By: Brooke Kargman, Associate Staff There have been vast advancements in forensic science largely due to developments in DNA technology.  Many prisoners who have maintained their innocence have accessed DNA evidence ultimately substantiating their claims, which was previously unobtainable.[1]  Inevitably, appeals courts are now confronted with “actual innocence” claims, including …

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