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The Law Offices of Countryman & McDaniel

The Law Offices of Countryman & McDaniel

Maritime, Trade & Transportation Practice





Serving Forwarders, Brokers, Carriers,

Vessel and Cargo Interests


Since 1978





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Welcome to Countryman & McDaniel’s Portal to International transportation, freight forwarding, air freiSpecialght, electronic commerce, web cams, cams, airport cams, ocean cams, vessel cams, live cams, shipping, shipping, transport, law, airport, ocean port, seaport, international trade, international law, freight forwarder, freight forwarder, freight forwarder, transportation, transport, customs broker, freight forwarder, aviation law, Internet shopping mall, air cargo, cargo, airfreight, ocean freight, live cameras, cameras, NVOCC, air cargo, ocean cargo, detectives, TRANS-CAMS, U.S. Customs, import & export, FDA, transport news, ship disasters, map makers, free language translators,

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Lauterpacht Centrefor International Law |

The scholarly home of international law at the University of Cambridge

Founded by Professor Sir Elihu Lauterpacht QC in 1983 the Lauterpacht Centre provides a forum for the discussion and development of international law and hosts a number of research projects. We are one of the specialist centres of the Faculty of Law, and based in Cranmer Road, Cambridge, UK.

We aim to provide a framework and forum for critical and constructive thought about the function, content and working of law in the international community, as well as to develop an appreciation of international law as an applied body of rules and principles. A number of individuals associated with the Centre are actively involved in the practical development and application of international law.

The Centre is not involved in the formal teaching or supervision of students of the University as this is the responsibility of the Faculty of Law. The

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Ohm’s Law – Circuits | Current | Resistance


  • Ohm’s Law
  • Circuits
  • Current
  • Resistance
  • Voltage


See how the equation form of Ohm’s law relates to a simple circuit. Adjust the voltage and resistance, and see the current change according to Ohm’s law.

Sample Learning Goals

  • Predict how current will change when resistance of the circuit is fixed and voltage is varied.
  • Predict how current will change when voltage of the circuit is fixed and resistance is varied.

Version 1.4.7

The new HTML5 sims can run on iPads and Chromebooks, as well as PC, Mac, and Linux systems.

iOS 12+ Safari
iPad compatible sims

Not officially supported. If you are using the HTML5 sims on Android, we recommend using the latest version of Google Chrome.

Latest version of Google Chrome
The HTML5 and Flash PhET sims are supported on all Chromebooks.
Chromebook compatible sims

Windows Systems:
Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 11, latest version of

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Bird & Bird – International Law Firm

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Openlaw — Home

Welcome to
Berkman Center’s
Openlaw site.

Openlaw is an experiment in crafting legal argument in an open forum. With
your assistance, we will develop arguments, draft pleadings, and edit
briefs in public, online. Non-lawyers and lawyers alike are invited to
join the process by adding thoughts to the “brainstorm” outlines, drafting
and commenting on drafts in progress, and suggesting reference sources.

Building on the model of open source software, we are working from the
hypothesis that an open development process best harnesses the distributed
resources of the Internet community. By using the Internet, we hope to
enable the public interest to speak as loudly as the interests of
corporations. Openlaw
is therefore a large project built through the coordinated effort of many
small (and not so small) contributions.

Openlaw continues to experiment with various collaboration tools
to connect its participants.

[ Cases: Eldred v. Ashcroft
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Civil law – definition of civil law by The Free Dictionary

He rendered clear and familiar to himself that vast and tumultuous period of civil law and canon law in conflict and at strife with each other, in the chaos of the Middle Ages,–a period which Bishop Theodore opens in 618, and which Pope Gregory closes in 1227.
“Not when the government suspends civil law. In that day when you speak of rising in your strength, your strength would be turned against yourself.
The hatred of the Portas and the Piombos and their terrible passions were inscribed on this page of the civil law as the annals of a people (contained, it may be, in one word only,–Napoleon, Robespierre) are engraved on a tombstone.
The accident of their father having been married, when he first met with their mother, has made them the outcasts of the whole social community; it has placed them out of the pale of the Civil
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Different Types of Law Degrees

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), becoming a lawyer requires a minimum of two degrees over the course of 7 years of full-time study – 4 years for an undergraduate degree, followed by a 3 year law degree earned from a law school accredited by the ABA.

If you are considering law school, generally there are three different types of law degrees a person can earn in the U.S.A. These degrees include a Juris Doctor, a Master of Laws, and a Doctor of Juridical Science.

Juris Doctor

The Juris Doctor allows a person to practice law within the United States of America. This is the first law degree that a person becoming an attorney will earn. A Juris Doctor takes three full years to complete and is started after a person has earned a bachelor’s degree from a college. There are some Juris Doctor degrees that can be

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Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2018

23-1011 Lawyers

Represent clients in criminal and civil litigation and other legal proceedings, draw up legal documents, or manage or advise clients on legal transactions. May specialize in a single area or may practice broadly in many areas of law.

National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
642,750 0.6 % $69.34 $144,230 0.7 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $27.99 $38.06 $58.13 $87.74 (5)
Annual Wage (2) $58,220
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Criminal Law – FindLaw

What we call criminal law broadly refers to federal and state laws that make certain behavior illegal and punishable by imprisonment and/or fines. Our legal system is largely comprised of two different types of cases: civil and criminal. Civil cases are disputes between people regarding the legal duties and responsibilities they owe each other. Criminal cases, meanwhile, are charges pursued by prosecutors for violations of criminal statutes.

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On-campus interviews in January? Top law schools consider delays amid law firm pressure

Law Schools

Columbia Law School

Columbia Law School. Shutterstock

Columbia Law School has decided to push back on-campus interviews for summer associates until January 2021 amid pressure from law firms, according to a published report.

Several other law schools are also considering delays, according to the report by

Law firms interview students who have finished their first year of law school in late July or early August, explains. That gives firms a full year of grades to consider for their summer associate programs.

But several top schools are either requiring or mandating pass-fail grades this semester as they go online in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. That would give law firms just one semester of grades to consider if on-campus interviews are conducted this summer.

Several major New York law firms are

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