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Law digest – 9/24/14

MARYLAND COURT OF SPECIAL APPEALS  Contract Law, Indemnification: Community college was liable to health care organization pursuant to a clause in the parties’ contract requiring the college to indemnify the HCO for liability arising from college students’ negligent acts during ...

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Opinions – 9/24/14: 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals

Administrative Law Social Security Disability  BOTTOM LINE: In denying claim for Social Security disability benefits, the Commissioner of Social Security properly considered claimant’s medial history and the combined effects of his multiple impairments, and the Commissioner’s decision was therefore affirmed. ...

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Opinions – 9/24/14: Court of Special Appeals

Contract Law Indemnification  BOTTOM LINE: Community college was liable to health care organization pursuant to a clause in the parties’ contract requiring the college to indemnify the HCO for liability arising from college students’ negligent acts during clinical training; while ...

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Law digest – 9/17/14

MARYLAND COURT OF APPEALS  Criminal Procedure, Ineffective assistance of counsel: Attorneys who failed to cross-examine the State’s comparative bullet lead analysis expert about flaws underlying the science forming the basis of his opinion connecting defendant to alleged crime scene and ...

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