Be Safe This Holiday Weekend: Law Enforcement will be looking to make OWI/DUI Arrests

Memorial Day weekend usually involves gathering with friends and family for cookouts, having a few beers and hopefully enjoying nice weather. Unfortunately, it is also an occasion when many people get arrested for Operating While Intoxicated (OWI) or Driving Under the Influence (DUI). Each Memorial Day weekend, local law enforcement agencies increase patrols focusing on.

Wait-Who Are You?

The FRCP 30(b)(6) deposition is a powerful tool in commercial litigation. It allows a litigator to obtain the testimony of an entity, by requiring that entity to designate one or more witnesses to provide testimony on particular topics. Rule 30(b)(6) provides: “. . . In its notice of subpoena, a party may name as the.

Keeping the Home Field Advantage-The Importance of Venue

In sports, the home field advantage is critical. You think that loss in Buffalo didn’t hurt? Without it, Seattle is at Lambeau, there is no lucky comeback, and the Pack crushes the Patriots in the Superbowl. (And, I digress, Pete Carroll would not have made the worst play call in NFL history). For many reasons,.

Confidentiality Agreements are not Automatically Enforceable

Businesses routinely enter into confidentiality agreements to maintain their confidential and proprietary information. The Seventh Circuit, in nClosures Inc. v. Block and Co., Inc., 770 F.3d 998 (7th Cir. 2014), recently defined and narrowed the scope of enforceable confidentiality agreements. In that case, manufacturer and designer nClosures designed metal casings for electronics tablets; Block and.