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Friday, November 14, 2014

11th Cir: Cruise Lines Can Be Sued For Med Mal

This ruling is contrary to the majority rule and is significant because most suits against cruise lines occur in the Eleventh Circuit (most cruise lines are headquartered in Miami).  The Daily Report has the details.

November 14, 2014 in Travel | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack (0)

Thursday, January 12, 2012

Legos & Harry Potter

We traveled to Orlando last weekend.  My wife and I ran the Disney Half Marathon, and then she ran the Disney Full Marathon the next day, because she is Capital-C Crazy.  And amazing.

But first we went to LegoLand, which reminded me of this excellent (if nitpickable) Lego stop-motion telling of Palsgraf.  I showed it in my Torts class last night:

 

We also went to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, a remarkable theme park within the already-remarkable Islands of Adventure.  I particularly enjoyed the way they even themed the warning signs, perhaps increasing the number of people who will actually read them:

Hp

--BC

January 12, 2012 in Teaching Torts, Travel | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack (0)