Publications

You & the Law - Fall 2017

  • How the United States selects federal judges
  • When reading the news, consider the source
  • A guide to hybrid cars
  • Study habits help reduce student stress

You & the Law - Summer 2017

  • Lawyers give back through pro bono legal services
  • Money-making schemes target seniors and veterans
  • Choosing the right generator for your home
  • Should you buy travel insurance?

You & the Law - Spring 2017

  • Your insurer’s duty to defend claims against you
  • When your mobile phone is used to stalk you
  • Be aware of hidden sources of caffeine
  • Is someone using your Social Security number?

You & the Law - Winter 2016

  • When do you need a lawyer?
  • How to be a smart online shopper
  • Spotting a charity scam
  • Your rights when buying prescription eyeglasses

You & the Law - Summer 2016

  • Facial recognition: Who’s watching you?
  • Safety precautions help protect children in or near the water
  • America elects a new president this fall
  • New identity theft protection and recovery program

You & the Law - Spring 2016

  • Forced arbitration: closing the courtroom door on consumers and small businesses
  • Daily aspirin therapy: Is it right for you?
  • Chip technology in your credit card
  • Are you and your 401(k) ready for retirement?

You & the Law - Fall 2014

  • Federal courts play key role in American society
  • Medical errors could be more common than you think
  • How well do you know common legal terms?
  • Should you have a medical power of attorney?

You & the Law - Summer 2014

  • How can I afford to hire an attorney to represent me?
  • Ready! Set! Vote! 2014 is an important election year
  • Pedestrian deaths up while other crash fatalities trend down
  • Should you disclose your social media passwords during a job interview?
  • Why does auto insurance cost so much?

You & the Law - Spring 2014

  • Anti-cyberbullying laws designed to protect children
  • Whistle-blowers play big role in bringing justice to wrongdoers
  • Avoid becoming a health-care fraud victim
  • Warm weather increases danger of leaving children in cars
  • ‘Do Not Call Registry’ ranks among favorite government programs

You & the Law - Summer 2013

  • Secret court settlements can hide dangerous products from consumers
  • Drug use is growing issue in crash deaths
  • Feds create ‘one-stop shop’ for learning about recalls
  • Goodbye to extra-loud TV ads
  • Warning issued on fake online drug deals
  • Checking your free credit report can pay off

You & the Law - Spring 2013

  • Ledbetter law helps employees fight wage discrimination
  • What’s next for the Affordable Care Act?
  • Knowing the law: What’s an administrative law judge?
  • Common myths about taxes
  • Watch out for fake lawyer scams on Internet