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  • Court of Civil Appeals reverses trial court's grant of summary judgment in postdivorce action and references new caselaw regarding division of military disability benefits.


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Supreme Court Rules States Are Free To Legalize Sports Betting

The Supreme Court has struck down a 1992 federal law that effectively prevented most states from legalizing sports betting, clearing up a legal gray area and opening a door for state governments to join in what has become a lucrative industry.

TAKING ACTION: Alabama law doesn’t require property owners to release radon test results totenants

A South Huntsville couple is trying to get answers after their apartment complex says they were exposed to high levels of radon. Radon gas is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States.

'Not ready for that': How Alabama Republicans thwarted marijuana decriminalization

Nine states and Washington, D.C., allow for the recreational use of marijuana.

What businesses need to know on Alabama's data breach notification act

With Gov.Kay Ivey’s signature on the Alabama Data Breach Notification Act on March 28, Alabama followed the lead of 49 other states in requiring protection of sensitive consumer information and notice of data breaches, as well as imposing consequences for failing to comply with the Act.

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Workplace Monitoring, Drug Testing, & Searches: New Legal Considerations Regarding Employer & Employee Rights

Victoria J. Franklin-Sisson

Thursday, June 21, 2018
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Attorney ESI Update: How to Uncover and Use Social Media Evidence for Maximum Case Benefit

Carter Hale
Scott, Sullivan, Streetman & Fox, P.C.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Employee Conduct and Privacy Rights: How to Counsel Clients on Enforcing Effective Policies While Limiting Liability

Rachel V. Barlotta
Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act: Understanding Your Legal Boundaries When Representing a Debtor or Creditor

Sara Bragdon
Akridge & Balch P.C.

Thursday, July 12, 2018
2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Custody and Support Considerations: The Factors Alabama Courts Consider When Assigning Full or Partial Custody

Bradley A. Green
King Green & Dobson
Thursday, July 19, 2018
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Construction Law: What Do You Do When Conditions on the Job Change?

L. Griffin Tyndall
Christian & Small LLP

Thursday, July 26, 2018
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

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