Legal Issues in the News

WILL - Legal Issues in the News - November 26, 2012

Going Once, Going Twice….

It seems the answer to why a person would back out of a $400,000 winning bid will go unanswered for now. The question is…will he be allowed to back out of the deal? Travis McDade explains what the law has to say about it in this week’s Legal Issues in the News.


WILL - Legal Issues in the News - November 19, 2012

Email Hacking: An Invasion of Privacy?

If you are one of the millions of Internet users who use web-based e-mail services like Gmail, Yahoo or Hotmail, a jealous “ex”, an over-protective partner, or a government agency may be hacking their way into your e-mail, as we speak. And, recent court decisions raise questions about the extent to which Federal Law may protect against such invasions. Jay Kesan explains in this week’s Legal Issues in the News. Professor Jay Kesan directs the Program in Intellectual Property and Technology Law at the University of Illinois College of Law. You can hear Legal Issues in the News each Monday on Morning Edition.


WILL - Legal Issues in the News - November 12, 2012

Do You Remember Chad?

In this week’s Legal Issues in the News, commentator Christine Hurt takes a look at how the anticipation of election night has changed over time.


WILL - Legal Issues in the News - November 05, 2012

Deposition Pt. 2

Travis McDade revisits the deposition and its sometimes explosive nature. Here’s this week’s Legal Issues in the News.