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  • Understanding Limits on Presidential Power
    Understanding Limits on Presidential Power

    UNDERSTANDING LIMITS ON PRESIDENTIAL POWER Posted on Sep 26, 2017 11:55am PDT Can presidents do what ever they want to while in office? In today's article, Brendan Bukalski with Ask the Lawyer ...

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  • Can Anyone Lay Claim to Wild Animals?
    Can Anyone Lay Claim to Wild Animals?

    To begin, animals, like it or not, are treated as personal property. There are lots of ways in which a person can lose or gain title to personal property. In today's article, Brendan Bukalski with Ask ...

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  • Firearms & FOID Cards: Practical Problems Seeking a FOID Card When Subject to a Federal Firearms Prohibition
    Firearms & FOID Cards: Practical Problems Seeking a FOID Card When Subject to a Federal Firearms Prohibition

    Firearms & FOID Cards: Practical Problems Seeking a FOID Card When Subject to a Federal Firearms Prohibition Certain events will result in a firearms prohibition that causes the loss of one's FOID ...

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  • Understanding How
    Understanding How "Specific Performance" Works

    Specific performance is essentially a court mandate that someone performs what he or she was supposed to do under an agreement, or else face some kind of legal consequence, usually contempt of court. ...

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  • Firearms & FOID Cards: Restoring Firearm Rights & Getting Your FOID Card Back
    Firearms & FOID Cards: Restoring Firearm Rights & Getting Your FOID Card Back

    Certain events will result in a firearms prohibition that causes the loss of one's FOID Card. Events that give rise to a firearm prohibition—and the loss of one's FOID Card—are discussed in another ...

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  • When Promises in a Contract are Insufficient
    When Promises in a Contract are Insufficient

    In instances in which a person or company already has a pre-existing legal duty to do or not do something, a promise given in the form of a modification of a contract or a new contract (to perform ...

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