We continue our Friday round-up of what is newest, best and brightest at FindLaw.com. Below, you will find this week’s offerings from various areas of FindLaw’s unique content, including: core legal content, blogs, news and case law. Take a look at what’s new:
FindLaw Consumer Blogs:
- Ripping Your Ex on Facebook Can Cost You in Divorce: You may no longer “like” your soon-to-be ex-spouse, but you’ll want to refrain from saying so on social media. As FindLaw’s Law and Daily Life explains, spiteful status updates, tweets, and comments can be used against you in court, and can even lead to a lawsuit.
- How Hard Can You Spank a Child?: Sparing the rod may spoil the child, but it can also prevent a parent from being charged (rightly or wrongly) with child abuse. What types of corporal punishment will not get a parent arrested? FindLaw's Blotter examines the law and offers some insight.
FindLaw Legal Professional Blogs
- Sole Decision: Everyone Wins in Louboutin-YSL Appeal: The fashion world is tripping over itself after the latest decision in a high-end shoe-design dispute. Did a lower court's trademark ruling amount to a legal faux-pas? FindLaw's U.S. Second Circuit blog steps in with some perspective.
Law Firm Management
- 5 Tips for Small Law Firms to Deal with Negative Online Reviews: If your firm is getting bashed online, your first instinct may be to get even. But doing so often makes things even worse. What's a lawyer's best strategy in the face of scathing reviews? An expert in online reputation management shares his Top 5 tips in FindLaw's latest Law Firm Management article.
-- Andrew Chow, FindLaw Audience Team