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A Lane & Waterman Blog

165 Years of Growth

  Lane & Waterman is one of the oldest law firms west of the Mississippi River. It began as a two-person venture, when in 1854 A. Abner Davison and David S. True formed a partnership to practice law in what was then the budding frontier town of Davenport. The firm became known as Lane &…

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All Bets Are Off Following Murphy v. NCAA

By: Hunter C. Sickels (Summer Associate) The idea of sports betting, both professional and amateur sports, has been the center of debate for many years. Until recently, Nevada has been the only state to allow such forms of gambling, however, the Supreme Court’s decision in Murphy v. NCAA will lead to a drastic change across…

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Hemp Legalization: CBD is everywhere, but is it legal?

By: Thomas Bush (Summer Associate) Having a tough time understanding blockchain? So am I, so let’s not go there. I do think it is important, however, to address a seemingly grey area in the law today – Cannabis regulation. I am sure some of you have recently become familiar with the term “CBD”. CBD, in…

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