The Dropbox Blog – Updating our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Dropbox for Business Agreement

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Dropbox is a free service that lets you bring your photos, docs, and videos anywhere and share them easily. Never email yourself a file again!

Jeffrey Lapin‘s insight:

Dropbox is updating its Terms of Service (TOS) to require arbitration. Does give you the opportunity to opt out, which I believe must be done by March 24, 2014, the date the new TOS go into effect. You can opt-out here: https://www.dropbox.com/arbitration_optout.

 

Read the entire post about the TOS and Privacy Policy changes by Ramsey Homsany on the Dropbox blog

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Presidents’ Day – 2014

Happy Presidents' Day


Today, February 17, 2014, is “Washington’s Birthday, ”which is more commonly known as “Presidents’ Day.” Although it originally was on Washington’s actual birthday, February 22, it was changed in 1971 to the third Monday in February. In addition, it is generally viewed as a day to celebrate all United States presidents.
We have listed some inspirational quotes from George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, two of our most famous presidents and both who had February birthdays.

Quotes from Presidents George Washington and Abraham Lincoln

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President’s Day 2014

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Washington’s Birthday aka Presidents’ Day Today, February 17, 2014, is Presidents’ Day. It was originally established in 1885, and was held on February 22, to honor and recognize George Washington’s birthday. Abraham Lincoln also had a February birthday. Although it is still officially called

Jeffrey Lapin‘s insight:

Today, February 17, 2014, is “Washington’s Birthday, ”which is more commonly known as “Presidents’ Day.” Although it originally was on Washington’s actual birthday, February 22, it was changed in 1971 to the third Monday in February. In addition, it is generally viewed as a day to celebrate all United States presidents.

 

We have listed some inspirational quotes from George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, two of our most famous presidents and both who had February birthdays.

 

Read the full post by Jeffrey Lapin on Lapin Law Offices’ website blog: Presidents’ Day 2014 (http://lapinlawoffices.com/lapin-law-offices-blog/presidents-day-2014)

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Distracted driving: What you can do

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Distracted driving: What you can do

Distracted driving is a serious safety issue for all Americans. Although adults are also at risk from this behavior, less-experienced teen drivers are particularly vulnerable to being injured or killed in a crash involving distracted driving.

From: WBIR

How to keep your teen from texting while driving

Jeffrey Lapin‘s insight:

Distracted driving: What you can do

 

Distracted driving is a serious safety issue for all Americans. Although adults are also at risk from this behavior, less-experienced teen drivers are particularly vulnerable to being injured or killed in a crash involving distracted driving.

 

From: WBIR

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Woman claims lawyers should have told her divorce would end her marriage

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A British woman attempted to sue her former lawyers for professional negligence, claiming that, alongside a number of other allegations, they failed to advise that finalising divorce proceedings would inevitably cause her marriage to end.

Jeffrey Lapin‘s insight:

A British woman sued her former lawyers for professional negligence alleging, among other things, they failed to advise her that finalizing divorce proceedings would inevitably cause her marriage to end. Woman claimed her lawyers failed to regard her Roman Catholic faith and should have recommended judicial separation as an alternative course of action.

 

Her case and appeal were dismissed.

 

Story by: Tomas Jivanda (The Independent)

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SID 2014 – Safer Internet Day

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Today is the 11th annual *Safer Internet Day (SID 2014*).

This year’s theme is: “Let’s create a better internet together.”

Safer Internet Day was originally founded by the European Commission (EC) and has spread to 100 countries worldwide and across all continents. As part of this year’s message,

SaferInternetDay webpage states, “We hope that, once again, all stakeholders – be they children and young people, parents and carers, teachers and educators, or industry and politicians – will join with us in marking the day and working together to build a better internet for all, but particularly children and young people.”

You can learn more about SID 2014 on the Safer Internet Day website: http://www.saferinternetday.org/web/guest/sid-2014

Jeffrey Lapin‘s insight:

Today is the 11th annual Safer Internet Day (SID 2014).

This year’s theme is: "Let’s create a better internet together."

SaferInternetDay’s webpage states, "We hope that, once again, all stakeholders – be they children and young people, parents and carers, teachers and educators, or industry and politicians – will join with us in marking the day and working together to build a better internet for all, but particularly children and young people.”

You can learn more about SID 2014 on the Safer Internet Day website: http://www.saferinternetday.org/web/guest/sid-2014

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Kansas Lawmaker Wants Deadlines On Courts Issuing Decisions

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” Kansas Senate Vice President Jeff King has offered Senate Bill 289 that, if passed and enacted, would impose time deadlines for most Kansas courts to have to issue decisions in cases. …

Jeffrey Lapin‘s insight:

Possible Kansas Deadlines For Court Decisions

 

A Kansas lawmaker has offered a bill that would limit the time period in which most Kansas courts have to issue decisions in cases. This bill seemingly has problems with both enforcement and the separation of powers between the legislative and judicial branches of government.

 

A hearing on the bill is set before the Kansas Senate Judiciary Committee today.

 

Read the full post by Jeffrey Lapin on Lapin Law Offices’ blog: Kansas Lawmaker Wants Deadlines On Courts Issuing Decisions (http://lapinlawoffices.com/lapin-law-offices-blog/kansas-lawmaker-wants-deadlines-on-courts-issuing-decisions)

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