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Lea en español Other Areas of Law Contracts…criminal defense…personal injury. Most legal problems fall under one of these categories. Some legal issues incorporate aspects of more than one legal discipline, and some simply have their own rules and procedures. Here are some of the important legal matters people face that don’t fit neatly under one […]

Oct. 14, 1911: Mary Pickford wins lawsuit against Independent Moving Pictures studio

On Oct. 14, 1911, Mary Pickford won a lawsuit that voided her contract with a major studio and paved the way for her to become the first female movie star. Earlier that year, Independent Moving Pictures signed Pickford to an exclusive contract. The studio, like others at the time, did not list actors’ names in […]