What is a legal injunction?

Tishkoff

A legal injunction is a court order to take a particular action or refrain from it. There are three types of legal injunctions: permanent injunctions; temporary restraining orders; and preliminary injunctions.

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Can Your Employer Legally Make You Get the Covid-19 Vaccination?

Tishkoff

As COVID-19 vaccines become available, many employers will have a strong case for requiring employee vaccinations, so long as their vaccination policies have certain exceptions, are job-related and are consistent with business necessity, legal experts say.

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Crucial Yet Overlooked: Why We Must Reconcile Legal and Technical Approaches to Algorithmic Bias

Partnership on AI

My research leads me to believe that the techniques proposed by many of us in the algorithmic fairness community are likely to be viewed with suspicion under existing legal jurisprudence, specifically in reference to the equal protection doctrine. .

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From Affirmative Action to Affirmative Algorithms: The Legal Challenges Threatening Progress on Algorithmic Fairness

Partnership on AI

Technologists must take note, and should urgently pay attention to the possible legal challenges to their current approaches to mitigating algorithmic bias. . The AI Community Can No Longer Afford to Ignore the Legal Challenges to Algorithmic Fairness Efforts .

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To Prevent Algorithmic Bias, Legal and Technical Definitions around Algorithmic Fairness Must Align

Partnership on AI

PAI research highlights a divergence between legal and machine learning terminology related to fairness and bias. This dissonance in definitions becomes especially problematic given the role the courts and legal system might play in creating accountability mechanisms around algorithmic bias.

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Franchise Development and Legal Steps Franchisors Should Take to Recover from the Coronavirus Pandemic

Internicola Law Firm

Short-Term: Brace for Impact, Defensive Measures, Legal Adjustments. Re-Evaluate Franchisee Legal Obligations – Even if your franchise agreement requires payment of minimum royalty obligations, now is probably not the time to enforce these obligations.

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legal management: what a law firm can learn from an it company

Stackfield Blog

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The Distinction: Data Privacy versus Protection

Compare The Cloud

One must understand the difference between these terms to avoid confusion about legal obligations and rights. While data privacy authorizes who has legal access to information, data protection focuses on protecting users’ details from unauthorized use.

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IEEE Industry Standards and Technology Organization Announces Formation of Adaptive Instructional Systems Consortium

ISTO / IEEE

Since its inception in 1999, ISTO has partnered with 50+ international industry groups providing the legal and operational frameworks and best practices required to accomplish technical missions quickly and cost-effectively.

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IEEE ISTO Marks 20 Years of Helping Small Groups Quickly Develop Technical Specs

ISTO / IEEE

ISTO sets up a legal infrastructure within which each group operates. It takes care of the financial, legal, and tax documents that are required, as well as setting up websites, holding meetings, organizing events, and other duties. The technologies include blockchain, Internet of Things, and smart cities.

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To Incorporate Or Not to Incorporate…That is the Question!

ISTO / IEEE

Step Two: Forming a Legal Entity. The next crucial set of decisions is how to establish and maintain your organization as a credible, legal, operating entity. Drafting Legal Governing Documents. As such, your organization can enjoy the full protection of the ISTO legal umbrella from the minute you sign a Participant Program Agreement. Gaining 501(c)(6) Legal Status. Seeking advice from legal counsel during such exchanges is strongly advised.

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IEEE Industry Standards and Technology Organization Announces Formation of LaSAR Alliance

ISTO / IEEE

ISTO provides today’s industry alliances and trade associations with turnkey legal and operational support. New Member Program in Augmented Reality Wearable Devices. PISCATAWAY, N.J.,

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Franchising vs Business Opportunity

Internicola Law Firm

In a business opportunity transaction the legal terms or names for the parties vary and follow more generic names like buyer and seller.

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How Inbound Marketing for Law Firms Works

TRG Blog

Let also not forget the great problem of the legal services, market saturation in many countries. Amid the uprising digital transformation trend today, the vast majority of law firms still employ traditional offline marketing strategies.

Agree on a Set of Alliance Core Values and Operating Principles

Peter Simoons

You could argue that this should already have been covered in the legal contract that forms the foundation of the alliance. Tip 9: Agree on a Set of Alliance Core Values and Operating Principles.

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The Difference Between a Partnership and an Alliance

Peter Simoons

Add to that the fact that in some countries the word partnership has a legal meaning with obligations attached to it and you should consider carefully if it’s the right word to describe what you mean. Do you ever wonder what the difference is between partnerships and alliances?

Hybrid Meetings that Work: Tips for Your Successful Event

ISTO / IEEE

ISTO provides today’s industry alliances and trade associations with turnkey legal , operational and event marketing support. by Michelle Hunt, Director, Alliance Management Operations, ISTO .

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Why Community Service and Giving Are a Core Part of The Spur Group

PLM Alliances

Just a few short months later, our community was roiled again by the murders of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, and Breonna Taylor, bringing attention once again to the devastating effects of systematic racism in our legal institutions.

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The Future of Intelligent Work: A Conversation with GM Garry Kasparov

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Antony Cook (Regional VP and Chief Legal Counsel, Microsoft Asia) provides introductory remarks. In this conversation, Professor David De Cremer speaks with GM Garry Kasparov about artificial intelligence, human creativity and the future of human-machine interaction.

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Formalize Deals anytime, anywhere with E-Contract Signing!

Mindmatrix

With encryption and access codes in place, the feature meets the necessary security and legal requirements to ensure that any contract signed using the Mindmatrix platform’s e-contract module is secure and legally binding. .

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What is a Statute of Limitations?

Tishkoff

A Statute of Limitations is a law that sets the maximum time the parties involved have to initiate legal proceedings from the date of the subject occurrence or alleged offense, whether civil or criminal.

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IEEE Industry Standards and Technology Organization Announces Its 2021 Board Members

ISTO / IEEE

Since its inception in 1999, ISTO has partnered with 50+ international industry groups providing the legal and operational frameworks and best practices required to accomplish technical missions quickly and cost-effectively. PISCATAWAY, N.J.,

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Amplifying social impact through open innovation: An interview with Charles de Belen from GoodGovPH

Agorize

In this article, we interviewed Charles de Belen , Director of Legal Affairs at GoodGovPH , and the winner of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Digital Challenge: Government Accountability and Responsiveness during COVID-19. Making legal assistance affordable and accessible.

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It’s Time to Vote – Know Your State Law!

Pearlman + Pearlman

To find out more about employer legal obligations with respect to employee voting rights, see [link]. If you have any questions about your legal obligations, please contact Lisa Brauner, Esq.,

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Being Business Forward Prepared Us For This Pandemic

PLM Alliances

Here are some of the operating principles that have allowed us to transition quickly to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and the legal requirements of our government leaders: Standardize equipment and service - all laptops are the same make model and have the same image.

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Ep. 151 – Knight Nicastro MacKay, LLC COO, Dr. Dana Knight-Reyes

COO Alliance

Our guest today is Chief Operating Officer, Dr. Dana Knight-Reyes. . Knight Nicastro MacKay, LLC, is litigation focused law firm.

The changing weather of cloud infrastructure

Compare The Cloud

By seeking local market providers who provide cloud-based durability, cost-effectiveness and ease-of-use, they can rest assured that they are operating within the legal framework of each country they are established in.

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Working to Address Algorithmic Bias? Don’t Overlook the Role of Demographic Data

Partnership on AI

Collecting and using demographic data in service of detecting algorithmic bias is a challenge fraught with many legal and ethical implications. How might those concerned about bias within algorithmic models address this?

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What are Articles of Incorporation?

Tishkoff

This is a legal document used to create a business entity and usually contains the entity’s name, type of business, and business structure. To be recognized legally as a corporation, a business must incorporate by taking certain steps and making certain decisions required under corporate law.

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Helping them help you: The buyer’s role in a successful separation pre-deal

BTD Consulting

Significant effort had already been expended in carving out financial statements and creating new tax and legal entity structures pre-deal. Background: A UK listed engineering business brought BTD to help them acquire a global computer analytics business put up for sale by the parent firm.

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What Is Consideration In Business Law?

Tishkoff

Consideration is what each side in a contract each side must agree to give up to make the contract legally binding. In a contract, one party’s Consideration (thing given) is exchanged for another party’s Consideration. Consideration is often referred to as the quid pro quo.

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U.S. Department of Labor Proposes Rule to Clarify Independent Contractor Status

Pearlman + Pearlman

Therefore, employers should speak with their legal counsel before determining whether a worker is properly classified as an independent contractor rather than an employee to help minimize legal risk. On September 22, 2020, the U.S.

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Rest in peace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Tishkoff

” Architect of the legal fight for women’s rights in the 1970s. Ginsburg spent much of her legal career as an advocate for gender equality and women’s rights, winning many arguments before the Supreme Court. She had been publicly critical of the legal reasoning in Roe v.

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Advantages Of Hiring Business Setup Consultants

Aepiphanni

They are experts with great experience, and so they manage all your business-related work and legal work productively. Help You in Legal Matters. There are many legal processes like license registration, trademark registration, permissions work, etc., Business setup consultants will complete all your legal work in a short time and in the most cost-effective way.

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25 Tips for Successful Partnerships & Alliances

Peter Simoons

Operational planning : is the phase where the two partners will jointly create an operational plan that will lead the day to day operation of the alliance Alliance structuring & governance : this phase has its focus on creating the governance structure and the organizational and legal frameworks.

Is Licensing an Alternative to Franchising Your Business?

Internicola Law Firm

If the legal relationship that you are considering involves (a) the license of a trademark, (b) the payment of a fee, and (c) an agreement that creates a degree of control, then its a franchise and compliance with the franchise laws are critical.

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NFTs and Charities – What’s New and What Isn’t?

Pearlman + Pearlman

Charities should work with their advisors to ensure they are taking reasonable precautions to avoid the legal and reputational trouble that could arise if the charity does business with disreputable donors or recipients. Takeaway – NFTs are gaining popularity.

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Accelerate Time-to-Marketplace with Tackle’s Smart Onboarding and Listing Management Across all Three Clouds

Tackle.io

Our Customer Success team has partnered with software providers to drive alignment across a variety of cross-functional stakeholders to build viable Marketplace strategies – working through Sales, Marketing, Product, Pricing, Legal, Finance, Business Operations, and Customer Success.

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What Coronavirus Means for Franchise Brands and a Roadmap for Franchise Recovery

Internicola Law Firm

Focus on (a) cash flow, (b) availability of additional capital, (c) franchisee support, and (d) a revaluation of your legal relationships. “We don’t know what we don’t know.”.

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Virtual Nonprofit Board and Member Meetings in the Time of COVID

Pearlman + Pearlman

The law that applies depends on where the nonprofit is legally incorporated. If virtual meetings are new to your organization, it’s a good idea to check in with your legal counsel to make sure you’re doing everything right.

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