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Author Archives: Heath Hamacher

Former public defender can sue federal judiciary (access required)

Sexual harassment concept

While sovereign immunity will limit her claims, a former federal public defender in North Carolina can pursue claims against the judiciary for failing to take immediate and effective action regarding her sexual harassment complaints, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of ...

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Playing defense: Make sure your firm is prepared to fight back against hackers (access required)

Hackers used malicious ransomware last month to shut down the oil pipeline that carries gasoline to the East Coast, causing long lines at gas stations lucky enough to have any gas to sell at all. The attack was unusual it the amount of ...

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