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Civil Rights Restoration: Firearm Restoration After Expungement of a Criminal Record

My question involves civil rights in the State of: Indiana Recently had an expungement for a 14 year old felony. NICS denied my firearm purchase and Indiana state police denied my conceal carry permit. My question is whether the state police update the NICS system? I’ve reached out to them several times and they completely blow that question off. They won’t give an answer on it, although I did learn that they have a specific expungement department in charge of updating records. They told me that...
Tags: Law, Indiana, Criminal Records, ATF, NICS


Civil Rights Issues: Expungement Firearm Restoration

My question involves civil rights in the State of: Indiana Recently had an expungement for a 14 year old felony. NICS denied my firearm purchase and Indiana state police denied my conceal carry permit. My question is whether the state police update the NICS system? I’ve reached out to them several times and they completely blow that question off. They won’t give an answer on it, although I did learn that they have a specific expungement department in charge of updating records. They told me that...
Tags: Law, Indiana, Civil Rights, ATF, NICS


Speeding Tickets: CHP Speeing Ticket for 75+ MPH, VC 22349(A)

My question involves a traffic ticket from the state of: California A friend of mine was cited on 11-20-18 for 22349(A) and the officer wrote her speed as 75+ in a 65. There are two numbers in the "Radar/Lidar Unit/Patrol vehicle" box. I assume one is the radar units # and the other is the car #. She requested discovery and used the generic request form in David Brown's book. Not knowing any better she checked box (c) requesting T&E survey. Today she received certified mail from the CHP in r...
Tags: Law, California, CHP, David Brown, Moving Violations, Parking And Traffic Tickets, Radar Lidar Unit Patrol


75+ in a 65 22349(A) by Chp

My question involves a traffic ticket from the state of: California A friend of mine was cited on 11-20-18 for 22349(A) and the officer wrote her speed as 75+ in a 65. There are two numbers in the "Radar/Lidar Unit/Patrol vehicle" box. I assume one is the radar units # and the other is the car #. She requested discovery and used the generic request form in David Brown's book. Not knowing any better she checked box (c) requesting T&E survey. Today she received certified mail from the CHP in r...
Tags: Law, California, CHP, David Brown, Moving Violations, Parking And Traffic Tickets, Radar Lidar Unit Patrol


Top 5 Biglaw Stories Of 2018 — See Also

REMEMBER WHEN NEW YORK WENT TO $190K? Yeah, that happened this year. CRAVATH DIDN'T START THE SALARY WARS: But they joined them. AND THEN THERE WERE SUMMER BONUSES: When Simpson Thacher joined the party. OUR TOP JONES DAY STORY ISN'T ABOUT BONUSES THOUGH: It's about Jones Day being crappy. HERE'S YOUR FULL SALARY SCORECARD: Above the Law always tries to help.
Tags: New York, Law, Cravath, Simpson Thacher, See Also


Trademarking My Business Name

Hi :) As stated in another thread, I wish to trademark my business name. My business is registered with the State Of CT, and is a single-member LLC. The business is the composition, licensing, and publishing of original music (that I write). I was planning on filling out the TEAS Plus form and would like to use the following term for Goods and Services: Composition, Licensing and Publishing Of Original Music So, I sent a request to have this term added to the database ID Manual, as I don't f...
Tags: Law, Intellectual Property, State Of CT


At the Friday Night Café...

... talk about whatever you like. [Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
Tags: Law, Ann Althouse


Parking Violations: Right to Request Initial Review by Telephone, in Writing, or in Person Per 40215(A)

My question involves a traffic ticket from the state of: CA. Seciton 40215(a): Quote: For a period of 21 calendar days from the issuance of a notice of parking violation or 14 calendar days from the mailing of a notice of delinquent parking violation, exclusive of any days from the day the processing agency receives a request for a copy or facsimile of the original notice of parking violation pursuant to Section 40206.5 and the day the processing agency complies with the...
Tags: Law, Moving Violations, Parking And Traffic Tickets


Briton delighted to finish Antarctic trek after missing record by two days

Captain Lou Rudd becomes just the second person to trek unaided across continent A British army officer has set the record for the most expedition miles covered in Antarctica, after becoming just the second person in history to trek unaided across the frozen continent.The 925-mile mission, along with his previous expeditions to the continent, means that Capt Lou Rudd, 49, surpassed a total of 3,000 miles of human-powered travel in Antarctica. Continue reading...
Tags: UK News, World news, Military, British Army, Antarctica, Extreme Sports, Lou Rudd


British army officer sets record for Antarctic expedition miles

Captain Lou Rudd becomes just the second person to trek unaided across continent A British army officer has set the record for the most expedition miles covered in Antarctica, after becoming just the second person in history to trek unaided across the frozen continent.The 925-mile mission mean that Capt Lou Rudd, 49, surpassed a total of 3,000 miles of human-powered travel in Antarctica. Continue reading...
Tags: UK News, World news, Military, British Army, Antarctica, Extreme Sports, Lou Rudd, Capt Lou Rudd


The Intentional Infliction Of Bar Admission Distress

The United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit reversed the dismissal of claims brought by a bar applicant against the Committee on Admissions and the Mayor's office In 2010, the District of Columbia Court of Appeals... [Author: Legal Profession Prof]
Tags: Law, Legal Profession Prof, Bar Discipline & Process, District of Columbia Court of Appeals, Committee on Admissions


View our Gear of The Month Product Breakdown

Subscribe to the Camobloge [Author: Rothco NY]
Tags: Military, CCW, Jacket, Rothco, Rothco NY, Concealed Carry Jacket, GOTM, Gear of the Month, Tactical Jacket


Hungarian Survivor Claims Reinstated

The United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit reinstated claims brought by U.S. citizens arising from the Holocaust in Hungary that had been dismissed by the district court “Nowhere was the Holocaust executed with such speed... [Author: Legal Profession Prof]
Tags: Law, Hungary, Current Affairs, Legal Profession Prof


Lower The Expectations

Most on-screen dramas do not come close to depicting what litigation is like in real life. Make sure your clients understand this.
Tags: Television, Law, Litigators, Christine Rodriguez


Co-Ownership: Dispute Over Current Value of Co-Owned Home

My question involves real estate located in the State of: CA My question concerns a co-owned vacation home. One family invested a huge amount of money in a renovation and new addition seven years ago. The other family would like to be bought out for half of the pre-renovation appraisal, but the renovators are refusing this and claim that they would owe less. The renovators have vast resources for a legal fight, while the other owners can't afford a court battle. What are the options for the own...
Tags: Law, Real Estate Ownership And Title, Dispute Over Current Value of Co Owned Home


What Are You Getting Yourself Or Your Team In The New Year? [Sponsored]

Share appreciation for your team by thanking them for their contributions this year.
Tags: Law, Thomson Reuters, Sponsored Content, Small Law Firms


14 Major Travel Scams to Avoid

Updated: 12/28/2018 | December 28th, 2018 Travel scams are real. When I started traveling, I fell for them too. On my first big non-tour trip, I got scammed twice on the same day. My friend Scott and I had just arrived in Thailand. We were in Bangkok trying to find a boat cruise to take us up and down the Chao Phraya River. A taxi driver suggested this one company; we went there, and found out that an hour-long tour was only $30 USD. Not even thinking about whether that was a deal or not, we ...
Tags: Travel, Europe, Southeast Asia, Insurance, Thailand, Morocco, Paris, Travel Tips, Bangkok, Hostelworld, Travel Safety, Don, Scott, Chao Phraya River, Travel Scams, SHHLR


Notes From A Legal Binge (Part II)

Legal technology has gone from something that no one cared about to one of the industry's most important sectors -- and the conversation continues to mature.
Tags: Technology, Law, Biglaw, Zach Abramowitz


Reminder: Submit Your Nominations For Above The Law’s 2018 Lawyer Of The Year Contest

Who should be Above the Law's Lawyer of the Year for 2018? Give us some suggestions!
Tags: Law, Announcements


Juvenile Court: Kid Injured Another Kid, and the Wound is Not Healed Properly After Few Months

My question involves juvenile law in the State of: NY My son was playing with other kids, whom he considerd friends, in the park, in about 6 month ago. He came back complaining another kid poked with sharpened dirty wooden stick into his back waist area, next to spinal cord. After, 2 months of healing, it was dirt visible under the skin. We waited in line for good surgeon for another 2 months. Then waited for the bill in the mail. When the wound after the operation healed, it appears we need...
Tags: Law, Juvenile Law


Why Women are Smashing the Glass Ceiling in the Insurance Industry

We've Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: http://feeds.feedblitz.com/WomenonBusiness If you haven't already done so, update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us. http://feeds.feedblitz.com/womenonbusiness
Tags: Business, Entrepreneur, Insurance, Reader Submission, Small Business Owner


Lateral Link’s 2018 Promotion Class [Sponsored]

We congratulate our colleagues on their success and urge any attorneys considering a lateral move to reach out to them.
Tags: Law, Promotions, Sponsored Content, Headhunters / Recruiters, Lateral Moves, Lateral Link, Mainspring Legal


House Democrats Searching For Lawyers To Take Down Donald Trump

Committee members are being flooded with 'really impressive résumés.' Will yours be one of them?
Tags: Law, Government, House, House Of Representatives, Donald Trump, Quote Of The Day, Job Searches, Rep. Carolyn Maloney


Speeding Tickets: Is Ticket Valid if Date and Time is Not Visible on Printed Ticket

My question involves a traffic ticket from the state of: Oregon, Clackamas County
Tags: Law, Time, Moving Violations, Parking And Traffic Tickets


SCOTUS Map: December 2018

Civility and collegiality continued to be a theme in the Supreme Court justices’ appearances this month. On a December 7 visit to Duquesne University, Justice Sonia Sotomayor recounted a conversation about civility with the other justices. Previous justices were at times openly hostile to one another, and the court’s current era of collegiality is perhaps more of an exception than the rule. According to Sotomayor, retired Justice Sandra Day O’Connor was in large part responsible for this chang...
Tags: Hollywood, Featured, Nbc, Supreme Court, Law, Congress, Washington, America, Cnn, United States, Netherlands, Npr, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, John Roberts, Variety


Prominent Law Professor Removed From All Duties Amid An Investigation Into Misconduct Allegations

He was removed from teaching duties as the law school investigates allegations of an inappropriate relationship with a student.
Tags: Law, Law Schools, Misconduct, Marquette Law School, The Jabot, Paul Secunda


"Just in case everyone is getting too carried away with the apparent wonders of the computer age..."

"... Clifford Stoll is here with a warning in 'Silicon Snake Oil: Second Thoughts on the Information Highway.' There may be roadblocks up ahead," cautions Christopher Lehmann-Haupt in a 1995 NYT book review, "Feeling Hornswoggled By the Computer Age," which I stumbled into — I kid you not — because I was searching for the word "hornswoggle" in the NYT archive. Hey, you have your research projects, and I have mine.Anyway, I was up for reading and blogging the review because — 1995! I want to see ...
Tags: Email, Law, Computers, Connecticut, The Future, Postal Service, Clifford Stoll, 1990s, The Web, Stoll, Ann Althouse, Lehmann Haupt, Christopher Lehmann Haupt


From The Career Files: Where Do We Go From Here?

It is coming to the end of another calendar year. Here are some predictions for the future of law and society.
Tags: Law, Lawyers, Career Center, Career Files


‘Robert Mueller Has Nude Selfies’ Is The Headline That Defines The Law In 2018

We built a shining city on a hill. It sent us a picture of its junk.
Tags: Law, Government, Reed Smith, Michael Cohen, Michael Flynn, Robert Mueller, Paul Manafort, Russiagate, Katherine Seikaly, Eric A. Dubelier



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