November 03, 2014

Patent or Copyright?

In this week's Legal Issues in the News, commentator Paul Heald explores the difference in protection under patent and copyright law.


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September 22, 2014

Franchise Structure

There is legal significance to the way businesses are structured. National or international companies who offer franchise opportunites are no exception. Commentator Verity Winship highlights why the structures matter in this week's Legal Issues in the News.


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September 08, 2014

Hitching a Ride

Jay Kesan gives us a look at a debate going on in Chicago about the taxicab and rideshare industries in this week's Legal Issues in the News.


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July 07, 2014

Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores

Christine Hurt has been a regular Legal Issues in the News commentator for nearly 4 years. In her final installment, she discusses the recent Supreme Court concerning women's access to contraception. You can hear Legal Issues in the News every Monday on Morning Edition or listen online at will.illinois.edu.


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March 17, 2014

Outsider Trading

In this week's Legal Issues in the News, commentator Christine Hurt discusses the concept of outsider trading and how it relates to the Herbalife organization.


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March 03, 2014

Seedy Behavior

Jay Kesan is here with this week's Legal Issues in the News. Let's see what he can dig up.


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