Most college towns enjoy a mutually beneficial relationship with their college or university. The university provides top-notch jobs, brings talented students to the area, and attracts cultural events; while the local government makes sure the area is a great place to live. But as Jay Kesan explains, one famous college town is fighting for one more benefit: tax revenue. Here’s this week’s Legal Issues in the News.
Facebook shares have been available to the public for some time now, and Twitter is preparing to do the same. Christine Hurt examines some of the legal workings of such events in this week’s Legal Issues in the News.
Inspiration. When we find it, the results are hopefully positive even if the source of inspiration may not be. Commentator Travis McDade gives an account of where his inspiration came from for this week’s Legal Issues in the News.
Remember those “Best of” compilation CDs, from those infomercials? Two music industry trends are butting heads in court in a classic battle of old-school versus new-school. Jay Kesan takes a closer look in this week’s Legal Issues in the News.