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when litigation started in 2007 the percentages of african american and hispanic firefighters in new york had increased to just 3 4 and 6 7 respectively, the style manual used by the new york state law reporting - the citational footnote style is an alternative to the traditional placement of citations using footnotes only for the citational content that would otherwise appear in the body of an opinion if either the running text citation style 1 2 b or the citations within parentheses style 1 2 c were used, faculty nita national institute for trial advocacy - the national institute for trial advocacy nita is the nation s leading provider of legal advocacy skills training nita pioneered the legal skills learning by doing methodology over 40 years ago and has since remained the ultimate standard in continuing legal education, attorneys cohen weiss and simon llp - hiram m arnaud joined the firm in 2015 he practices primarily in the areas of labor and employment law where he represents unions in litigation and arbitration proceedings and internal governance issues and individual employees in wage and hour litigation among other matters, united states press media tv radio newspapers - 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lpch partner and appellate specialist david coale recently commented on the midterm election results in numerous publications including texas lawyer the texas tribune the texas lawbook dallas business journal law360 and san antonio express news the texas lawbook quotes coale saying yesterday s election is the biggest moment of change for that court since its founding in 1893, 2 8 abstention discretion to decline jurisdiction - updated 2017 by gregory bass 2015 by jeffrey s gutman federal courts have a virtually unflagging obligation to exercise the jurisdiction vested in them by congress 1 nonetheless the supreme court has identified certain important countervailing interests that have justified the development of doctrines under which federal courts have discretion to decline to exercise jurisdiction 2, 6 2 discovery federal practice manual for legal aid - updated 2013 by gregory bass 2015 by jeffrey s gutman discovery is the process of uncovering relevant facts through identifying witnesses documents and other items that can lead to establishing those facts as admissible evidence, the tax protester faq evans legal com - 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