What is POFP?

Why do lawyers refer to long documents as briefs and
18-year olds as infants? Why do they use so much Latin when so few of their
clients are Ancient Romans? Is it a conspiracy?

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Saturday, June 5, 2010

Podcast: Raiders of the Lost iPhone!

Guy walks into a bar -- stop me if you've heard this one before -- carrying an experimental fourth-generation prototype iPhone. After heavy drinking, college student ends up with the phone and sells it to Gizmodo. Have any laws been violated? Find out on my Legal Lad podcast, where I'm doing two full episodes on the legal fallout of the lost iPhone saga!

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