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LIC Notes: Welfare drug testing case heard before the 11th Circuit

Published: Nov 14th, 2012

Last year, Florida passed a controversial law (Laws of Florida 2011-81 (codified at Fla. Stat. § 414.0652)) providing for universal drug testing for applicants for Temporary Cash Assistance under Florida’s Temporary Assistance […]

LIC Notes: Billable Hours LexisNexis Surveys

Published: Oct 29th, 2012

Two recent LexisNexis law firm surveys attempt to understand better the gap between hours billed and actual hours worked. The first study, “Billable Hours,” asks “Does the ability to bill […]

LIC Notes: Legislative and Regulatory Research: A New CRS Report

Published: Oct 22nd, 2012

Legislative and regulatory research can be complex and selecting the correct resource can be challenging. A recent Congressional Research Service report provides an overview of both freely available federal government […]

LIC Notes: Florida Administrative Regulations ‘officially’ say goodbye to print

Published: Oct 15th, 2012

Effective Oct. 1, 2012, Florida took a digital leap with regards to administrative law.  The Florida Administrative Code and the newly renamed Florida Administrative Register (formerly the Florida Administrative Weekly) […]

LIC Notes: Supreme Court Case Fisher v. University of Texas Resource Guide

Published: Oct 8th, 2012

The United States Supreme Court began hearing arguments for cases on Monday at the start of the 2012 October Term. The court currently has 31 cases scheduled to be heard […]

LIC Notes: Florida procedural rules change

Published: Sep 17th, 2012

The Florida Supreme Court has announced two major changes to Florida procedural rules. As of Sept. 1, 2012, email service of most documents is required in the majority of Florida […]