Research Index




Safe Drinking Water Act, EPA Regulation of Contaminants
Sales Taxes, Income Tax Deduction for
Salvage Value, for Depreciation Calculation
Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Application to Nonprofit Organizations
Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Effect on Obstruction of Justice
Scheduled Injuries, Compensation for, Factors
Scienter, Element of Insider Trading
Scienter, Element of Securities Fraud
Secondary Meanings, Trademark Law
Section 1001, Federal Criminal Code
Section 1983 Requirement of Constitutional Right Violation
Securities Act of 1933, Acquisition of Privately Held Companies, Private Placement Offering
Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Purposes
Securities Fraud Lawsuit, Time Limitations
Securities Fraud, Causation Element
Securities Fraud, History and Overview
Securities Fraud, Prohibition by Securities Acts
Securities Fraud, Rule 10-b-5
Securities Investor Protection Act, Bankruptcy Protections
Securities Laws, Federal
Securities Offerings, Non-Public, SEC Requirements
Securities Regulation, Scope of
Security Clearance Documents, Application of Criminal Law to
Security Standards Council, Role in Protecting Payment Security
Security, Element of Insider Trading
Self Defense, Castle Doctrine, Intentional Torts
Self Defense, Duty to Retreat
Self Defense, Stand Your Ground Rule, Intentional Torts
Self-Authenticating Documents, Admissibility of
Self-Settled Supplemental Needs Trust
Sentencing Enhancements, Fraud Cases
Separate Property, Community Property Division
Service of Process, Proof of Service
Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, Bankruptcy Protections
Services Contract, Satisfaction of Statute of Frauds by Performance
Severance Benefits, Exit Incentive Programs
Share Exchange, Merger Financing Technique
Share Repurchase Plan
Shareholder Derivative Action
Shareholder Liability, Overview
Shareholder Liability, Piercing Corporate Veil, Limited Partnerships
Shareholder Liability, Piercing Corporate Veil, Other Business Entities
Shelley’s Case, Rule in
Shepard's, Cite Checking
Sherman Antitrust Act, Application to Nonprofit Organizations
Sherman Antitrust Act, Prohibition of Monopolies
Sherman Antitrust Act, Unreasonable Restraint of Competition
Simple Trust
Sixteenth Amendment, US Constitution
Social Security Appeal Representation, Limits on Fees
Social Security Appeal, Administrative Law Judge Hearing
Social Security Benefits, Children’s Eligibility
Social Security Benefits, Taxation of
Social Security Disability Insurance, Eligibility
Social Security Disability Insurance, Payment of Benefit
Social Security Number, Application for by Non-US Citizen
Social Security Payments, Garnishments for Child and Spousal Support
Social Security Retirement Benefits, Calculation of
Social Security Spousal Benefits, Divorces Spouse
Social Security and Unemployment Insurance for Employees and Independent Contractors
Social and Recreational Clubs, as Tax Exempt Organizations
Sound Mind, Requirement of (Wills)
Sovereign Immunity, State, Under Eleventh Amendment
Spam Email, Application of First Amendment
Spam Email, Regulation of
Special Errand Rule, Worker’s Compensation
Special Meetings, Board of Directors, Corporation
Specific Bequest, Will Provision
Specific Injuries, Coverage under Worker’s Compensation
Speech at Work, Applicability of First Amendment
Spendthrift Trust, Self-Settled
Spousal Support Payments
Spousal Support, Calculation of
Spousal Support, Community Property States
Spousal Support, Definition
Spousal Support, For a Fixed Period
Spousal Support, Lump Sum
Spousal Support, Modification of
Spousal Support, Permanent
Spousal Support, Rehabilitative
Spousal Support, Reimbursement
Spousal Support, Temporary
Spousal Support, Termination of
Spousal Support, in Common Law Marriages
Spousal and Child Support, Enforcement by Contempt of Court
Spousal and Child Support, Enforcement by Criminal Charges
Spousal and Child Support, Enforcement by Incarceration
Spousal and Child Support, Enforcement by License Suspension
Spousal and Child Support, Enforcement by Offsets
Spousal and Child Support, Enforcement by Wage Garnishment
Sprinkling Trust
Spyware, Regulation of
Standard of Care, Average Practitioner Standard
Standard of Care, Error in Judgment Rule
Standard of Care, Reasonable Practitioner Standard
Standard of Care, Respected Minority Defense
Standard of Review, Evidentiary Ruling, Clearly Erroneous Standard
Standard of Review, Evidentiary Ruling, De Novo Review
Standing, Limit on Federal Jurisdiction
State Sovereign Immunity, Abrogation by Federal Government
State Sovereign Immunity, Abrogation under Fourteenth Amendment
State and Local Taxes, Tax Deduction for
Statement of Organizational Purpose, Non-Profit Status
Statute of Frauds, Application
Statute of Frauds, Application to Copyright Law
Statute of Frauds, Application to Trusts
Statute of Limitations, Workers’ Compensation Claim
Statutory Offer settlement (FRCP Rule 68)
Step-up in Cost Basis
Strict Liability Torts, Abnormally Dangerous Activities
Strict Liability, Employer, for Employee’s Actions
Strict Liability, Manufacturing Defect Overview
Strict Liability, in Securities Law
Subminimum Wage, Agricultural Workers
Subminimum Wage, Employees Under the Age of 20
Subminimum Wage, Employees with Disabilities
Subpoena, Civil Discovery
Subsequent Injury Funds, Workers’ Compensation
Substantial Question of Federal Law, for Federal Subject Matter Jurisdiction
Succession of Mortgage Debt
Supplemental Register, Trademark Registration on
Support Obligations, State Enforcement of
Supreme Court of The United States, Procedure
Supreme Court of the United States, Emergency Application
Supreme Court of the United States, Jurisdiction
Surrogacy Agreement, Legality of
Survivorship, Right of, Joint Tenancy