Oscar Michelen

Author's details

Name: Oscar Michelen
Date registered: November 22, 2009
URL: http://cuomollc.com

Latest posts

  1. Idaho Judge Requires 19 y/o Convicted of Statutory Rape to Remain Celibate Until Married — February 8, 2017
  2. It Took Trump To Make People Appreciate Lawyers — January 29, 2017
  3. SCOTUS to Decide If “Scandalous” “Immoral” Terms Can Be Trademarked — January 19, 2017
  4. Getty Denies Knowing About French Lawyer’s Trolling on Its Behalf — January 11, 2017
  5. New NYC Law Makes Written Contracts Mandatory for Freelancers — December 20, 2016

Most commented posts

  1. NY Appeals Court Rules Trump Must Stand Trial for Fraud — 114 comments
  2. New Tip Rules In Effect For NY Restaurants and Hotels! — 43 comments
  3. Bar Owners Beware! Not Paying for Tunes Can Be Costly! — 25 comments
  4. Freedom Won for Innocent Man but Maybe at the Cost of Truth — 24 comments
  5. Time to Right a Wrong in Brooklyn — 22 comments

Author's posts listings

Feb 08 2017

Idaho Judge Requires 19 y/o Convicted of Statutory Rape to Remain Celibate Until Married

An Idaho judge has ordered a 19-year-old man not to have sex with anyone before he marries as part of his sentencing for statutory rape of a 14-year-old girl. Judge Randy Stoker sentenced Cody Duane Scott Herrera of Twin Falls to five to 15 years in prison, but he suspended the sentence for a “rider” …

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Jan 29 2017

It Took Trump To Make People Appreciate Lawyers

I love being a lawyer and have loved being a lawyer since I was admitted to practice more than 30 years ago. So, as a lawyer who loves being a lawyer, I have always been somewhat saddened and confused by the general population’s contempt for lawyers. We’ve all heard the numerous lawyer jokes and seen …

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Jan 19 2017

SCOTUS to Decide If “Scandalous” “Immoral” Terms Can Be Trademarked

In a case that presents a crossfire of First Amendment and intellectual property issues, the Supreme Court heard arguments yesterday in a case involving an Asian-American band that calls itself “the Slants.” The Slants had been denied a trademark for their name by the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) under a Federal law that …

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Jan 11 2017

Getty Denies Knowing About French Lawyer’s Trolling on Its Behalf

Having waged literally thousands of battles against Getty Images’ copyright trolling program I was not surprised to see that they engaged a French law firm to attack US authors for alleged defamation in France. That’s what happened to a client of mine recently who has a blog that exposes, challenges and criticizes Getty Images’demand letter …

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