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:
- Top 10 Summer Camp Legal Tips: With school (almost) out for summer, millions of children will soon be heading to summer sports camps, day camps, and wilderness camps. What precautions should parents take to make sure their kids are safe? FindLaw's Law and Daily Life offers some helpful suggestions.
- Are 'Nanny Cams' Legal?: You may be tempted to set up hidden recording devices to check-in on nannies and babysitters. But be careful: While some types of recordings are perfecly legal, others could land you in trouble for violating wiretapping laws. FindLaw's Blotter explains the legality of different types of "nanny cams" and what parents need to watch out for.
FindLaw Legal Professional Blogs:
- Unanimous x3: Monsanto's Magic Beans, Defalcation, and Towing: The latest round of Supreme Court rulings, released this week, included a closely watched case involving genetically modified seeds. What did justices decide in light of the appellant's too-clever legal argument? FindLaw's U.S. Supreme Court blog breaks down the Court's analysis.
Law Firm Management:
- The FindLaw Guide to Counseling the Human Resources Department: For corporate legal advisers, it's important to understand the role of your company's HR department. What laws and regulations affect HR actions, and what's a lawyer's role in all of this? Check out FindLaw's Guide to Counseling the Human Resources Department -- a free PDF that you can read online, or download and print as a handy guide to use in your everyday practice.
-- Andrew Chow, FindLaw Audience Team