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On This Date in Legal History

On April 17, 1905, the United States Supreme Court decided the landmark case of Lochner v. New York. Joseph Lochner was the owner of a bakery in Utica, New York. He was arrested after permitting one of his bakers to work … Continue reading

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New York State Labor Law Will Now Protect Child Models

Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York signed into law new guidelines for child models.  Child runway and print models will now be protected under the same labor laws governing the employment of child actors, musicians, dancers and singers. Amongst other … Continue reading

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