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Posted 1 year ago in Video Your Job & The Law by Betsy Kim  
Newsbreak: Alanis Morissette Sued by Nanny [Video]

(Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP) Betsy Kim, editorial director of Lawyers.com, provides today’s Newsbreak for small businesses. If you’re concerned about patent trolls, here’s good news. The Federal Trade Commission recently launched a study on how these companies operate. Patent trolls, often called “patent assertion entities,” are companies that do not produce goods and services. They acquire rights to patents, then sue other companies, which use patented technology, to produce goods and services. The FTC will subpoena information from 25 patent …

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What’s Wrong with that Doggie in the Window? [Video]

  “First time I saw Dakota, I was pretty much in love, right then and there. I had to have that dog,” says Bryan Phillips. “I just did my research from their website. And on their website, it’s very professional. It seems to be a very nice, warm, loving environment. They work with the very best, private breeders.” In December of 2011, Bryan Philips was seduced by the cuteness of that “doggie in the window.” But within a few weeks he faced …

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Bicyclists Turn to the Law for Protection [Video]

  At a free bike safety class in Golden Gate Park, new cyclists as well as instructors-in-training review skills to help keep them rolling on city streets. “My fears are getting hit by a car, or falling down,” says one student, Caroline. “I’ve never biked in traffic before, really. So that’s why I’m here,” says another student, Ray. Urban biking is on the rise. In San Francisco, cyclists enjoy freshly painted bike lanes, plenty of signage and even bike signal …

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Newsbreak: Washing Machines Grow Mold [Video]

  Betsy Kim, editorial director of Lawyers.com, provides today’s Newsbreak for your house and home. If you get a check in the mail, no matter how small the amount – be careful before you cash it. A Brooklyn, N.Y., couple is suing the country’s largest subprime loan servicer, Ocwen, in federal court. They say Ocwen and financial company Cross Country Home Services send customers a $2.50 check that looks like a mortgage refund. But in small print homeowners are notified …

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Posted 1 year ago in Criminal Law On the Lighter Side Video by Betsy Kim  
Your Favorite ‘Breaking Bad’ Character Is Telling [Video]

Walt’s Narcissism In the AMC TV program, “Breaking Bad,” Walt exhibits narcissistic traits, according to clinical and forensic psychiatrist, Ankur Saraiya. Driven by a feeling that something is missing in their lives, narcissists have haughty attitudes, behave selfishly and desire fame. Saraiya says the show explains Walt’s disorder. His business partners kicked him out of their pharmaceutical company that later made millions of dollars. “At least a part of him is trying to capture that fame and fortune that he …

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