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MIL-OSI USA: Intern Stephanie Crespo Méndez Discusses Her Work with Rare Hispanic Legal Documents

By   /  January 18, 2019  /  24/7 OSI, AM-NC, america, Americas, CTF, Culture, DJF, Education, English, Hispanic Legal Documents, KB, Latin America, law, Law and Justice, Law Library, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Spanish Legal Documents, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Intern Stephanie Crespo Méndez Discusses Her Work with Rare Hispanic Legal Documents

Source: US Global Legal Monitor The following is a guest post by Stephanie Crespo Méndez, an Intern with the Digital Resources Division of the Law Library of Congress. During my time as a Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities National Internship Program (HACU HNIP) intern at the Law Library this fall, I was granted the opportunity […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Malaysia: Ban on Smoking in All Eateries Comes into Effect

By   /  January 18, 2019  /  24/7 OSI, AM-NC, america, Americas, Asia, Asia Pacific, CTF, DJF, English, Health, KB, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, Malaysia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Malaysia: Ban on Smoking in All Eateries Comes into Effect

Source: US Global Legal Monitor (Jan. 17, 2019) On January 1, 2019, a ban on smoking at all restaurants and other eateries, including open-air hawker stalls, came into effect in Malaysia. (Ban on Smoking in Malaysian Eateries Takes Effect, STRAITS TIMES (Jan. 2, 2019).) According to the Control of Tobacco Products (Amendment) Regulations 2018, which […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Latest News: ‘The Slowdown’ Launches on Public Radio

By   /  January 18, 2019  /  24/7 OSI, AM-NC, america, Americas, Business, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, CTF, Culture, DJF, English, Entertainment, KB, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Latest News: ‘The Slowdown’ Launches on Public Radio

Source: US Global Legal Monitor U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith hosts “The Slowdown,” the poetry podcast now available to public radio listeners. Photo by Shawn Miller, Library of Congress. A new radio edition of the celebrated poetry podcast “The Slowdown” is now available to public radio listeners in several regions across the country. Hosted […]

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MIL-OSI USA: An Interview with Abigail Grotke, Web Archiving Team Lead

By   /  January 17, 2019  /  24/7 OSI, Abbie Grotke, Abigail Grotke, AM-NC, america, Americas, CTF, DJF, English, Internet Communications Technology, Interview, Justice, KB, law, Law and Justice, Law Library, Legal, Legal Issues, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Social Media, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA, web archiving  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: An Interview with Abigail Grotke, Web Archiving Team Lead

Source: US Global Legal Monitor This week’s interview is with Abbie Grotke.  She is the web archiving team lead here at the Library of Congress.  I have worked with Abbie on a variety of archive collections, including the Legal Blawgs and U.S. Congressional web archives. Describe your background. I’m an all-over-the-East Coast gal. Born in Upstate/central New York, […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Germany: Courts’ Obligation to Accommodate Disability at Oral Argument Must Be Balanced Against Other Principles

By   /  January 17, 2019  /  24/7 OSI, AM-NC, america, Americas, CTF, DJF, English, Health, Internet Communications Technology, Justice, KB, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Germany: Courts’ Obligation to Accommodate Disability at Oral Argument Must Be Balanced Against Other Principles

Source: US Global Legal Monitor (Jan. 16, 2019) In an order published on January 3, 2019, the German Federal Constitutional Court (Bundesverfassungsgericht, BVerfG) declined to hear a case in which the complainant requested that oral arguments be conducted in a way to accommodate his Asperger’s syndrome. The Court held that the decision of the regional […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Judiciary to Continue Funded Operations Until Jan. 25

By   /  January 17, 2019  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, AM-NC, america, Americas, CTF, DJF, English, gun control, Internet Communications Technology, Justice, KB, law, Law and Justice, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United States, United States Courts, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Judiciary to Continue Funded Operations Until Jan. 25

Source: United States Courts During the partial shutdown of the federal government, which began Dec. 22, 2018, the Judiciary has continued to operate by using court fee balances and other “no-year” funds. The Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts (AO) now estimates that federal courts can sustain funded operations through Jan. 25, 2019. Previously, the […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Latest News: Rare Muslim American Slave Narrative Now Online

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24/7 OSI, Africa, Aid, AM-NC, america, Americas, Asia, Asia Pacific, Business, Commerce, CTF, Culture, DJF, Education, English, Justice, KB, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, Middle East, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Latest News: Rare Muslim American Slave Narrative Now Online

Source: US Global Legal Monitor On Feb. 5, Public Events Will Focus on These Unique Historical Documents Press Contact: Benny Seda-Galarza (202) 707-8732Public Contact: Anchi Hoh (202) 707-5673Website: Omar Ibn Said CollectionRequest ADA accommodations five business days in advance at (202) 707-6362 or [email protected] A portrait of Omar Ibn Said around the 1850s. Photo courtesy […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Italy: EU Regulation on the Abuse of Markets Implemented

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24/7 OSI, AM-NC, america, Americas, Crime, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Investment, Italy, KB, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Technology, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Italy: EU Regulation on the Abuse of Markets Implemented

Source: US Global Legal Monitor (Jan. 15, 2019) On September 29, 2018, new legislation implementing an EU regulation concerning the abuse of markets entered into force in Italy. (Legislative Decree No. 107 of August 10, 2018, Provisions Adapting Domestic Legislation to the Provisions of EU Regulation No. 596/2014 on the Abuse of Markets and Repealing […]

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MIL-OSI USA: France Adopts Emergency Economic Measures in Response to “Yellow Vest” Protests

By   /  January 15, 2019  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, AM-NC, america, Americas, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Employment, English, France, KB, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: France Adopts Emergency Economic Measures in Response to “Yellow Vest” Protests

Source: US Global Legal Monitor (Jan. 14, 2019) On December 24, 2018, the French government adopted a law of “emergency economic and social measures” in response to protests by the “Yellow Vest movement” (mouvement des gilets jaunes). (Loi No. 2018-1213 du 24 décembre 2018 portant mesures d’urgence économiques et sociales [Law No. 2018-1213 of 24 […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Library Explores America’s Change Makers

By   /  January 11, 2019  /  24/7 OSI, AM-NC, america, Americas, CTF, DJF, Employment, English, Health, Justice, KB, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Library Explores America’s Change Makers

Source: US Global Legal Monitor Exhibitions will Feature Stories of Women’s Suffrage, Rosa Parks and Artists as Social Commentators The new exhibition, “Shall Not Be Denied: Women Fight for the Vote” will open June 4, 2019 at the Library of Congress. The Library of Congress will launch a yearlong initiative in 2019 inviting visitors to […]

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