Pamela Bass Soto

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20 Incredible Books From The Past Year You Need To Read Right Now

Here's the longlist for the Baileys Women's Prize For Fiction 2015.<p>For more info, visit their website or follow them on Twitter.

Website raises legal questions about homeowners and tenants hosting travelers

• Home<br>• Daily News<br>• Website raises legal questions about homeowners…<p>ABA Journal<p>Antoinette Wonsey rents out three bedrooms<br>of her South Side Chicago home to …

The Paralegal Society™

September 24, 2017<p>I stand here, on the screen before you today, because I have the immense privilege of addressing each of you, individually, and a …

Don’t Irritate the Jury

Your carefully planned cross-examination will be worthless if you manage to irritate the jury. Keep in mind that the jury often focuses more on …

Sometimes You’re Legally Right and Legally Wrong

<i>The following is a guest blog by Alan M. Goldberg of the Law Office of Alan Goldberg. Alan’s practice includes Appeals, Civil Trials, and Family Law.</i> …

Refreshing Recollection in Court

It’s common for witnesses forget facts while testifying—often due to nerves and sometimes due to selective memory. The good news is that you can use …

Finally Justice! Small town city manager gets 12 years in jail on corruption charges - U.S. News

<b>Politician nearly bankrupted tiny city of Bell, California</b><p>Bell, California is a small town with less than 36,000 people. That didn't stop City …

Third Report in Three Days Shows Scale of Fracking Perils

The fracking industry is having a bad week.<p>In the third asssessment in as many days focused on the pollution created by the booming industry, a group …

Citizens United and McCutcheon Are Not Enough: Right Wants PAC Donation Limits Abolished

If you were wondering what limits on money in politics would be challenged in court next, here's one place to look. The lawyer who brought you the …

How Committed Are Your Staff?

Businesses are built on people more than anything else - products and services simply won't go to market and become a success without passionate and …

Denver Lawyers Sue for Immigration Court Access

• 04-16-2014 | 08:10 PM<br>• Author: Daniel M. Kowalski<p>On Wednesday, April 16, 2014, DHS agents (the Federal Protective Service) denied entry to the federal …

A Spirit of Solidarity Within the Movement for Immigrant Rights

In a recent blog, I wrote about advocates committing "malpractice" on the immigrant communities impacted by our strategy decisions, just as lawyers commit malpractice when they fail to exercise due diligence or are grossly negligent in the representation of their clients. As a lawyer must be adept …

Recognizing the Really Great Lawyers

It has taken me nearly 30 years of practicing law to recognize the really great lawyers out there. They are not hidden, but they do not scream out …

Mentoring

Leave the politics out of immigration reform

When it comes to the issue of comprehensive immigration reform, the American public seems to have lost trust in both sides of the argument. We think …

“The Paralegal Spotlight – All Eyes on Ontario”

<b>By: Jamie Collins</b><p>“If you put limits on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life. There are no …

“Paralegals (Desperately) In Need of PROPS”

<b>By: Lottie Wathen</b><p>What happens when I receive an e-mail from the incredibly funny and talented Lottie Wathen at 1:00 o’clock in the morning? This. …

18 Questions to Spot the Issues in a Criminal Case

It’s your first interview with a criminal defendant. Not sure where to start? We’ve got 18 questions to help you organize your thoughts and quickly …

Tories chastised for lack of racial diversity in judicial appointments

In the past five and a half years, the federal government has appointed just three non-white judges, out of nearly 200 first-time judges named to the bench, despite growing numbers of lawyers who are members of racial minorities.<p>Two years ago, The Globe and Mail first revealed that the Conservative …

Heartbleed: What Lawyers and Law Firms Need to Know

Yesterday, partially in response to news about the “Heartbleed” computer exploit, Sam wrote a post about the importance of lawyers understanding how …

Rosa Parks archives remain unsold in warehouse

NEW YORK (AP) — At a time when interest in civil rights memorabilia is rekindled, a lifetime's worth of Rosa Parks' belongings — among them her …

Millions of dollars wasted on flu drug Tamiflu, review finds

Researchers who have fought for years to get full data on Roche's flu medicine Tamiflu said on Thursday that governments who stockpile it are wasting billions of dollars on a drug whose effectiveness is in doubt.<p>In a review of trial data on Tamiflu, and on GlaxoSmithKline's flu drug Relenza, …

FBI: North Carolina kidnap victim rescued in Atlanta

ATLANTA — Authorities have charged five people in the alleged kidnapping of the father of a North Carolina prosecutor, who was rescued late Wednesday night by the FBI.<p>John Strong, special agent in charge in North Carolina, said the kidnapping of Frank Arthur Janssen of Wake Forest, N.C., on …

Tustin school lockdowns lifted after suspected gunman arrested

Lockdown orders for seven Tustin schools were lifted Thursday afternoon after a suspected gunman was arrested following an intensive hours-long manhunt.<p>The man, who was not immediately identified, was suspected of fleeing from police after an officer-involved shooting outside an apartment complex …