Archives for February 2014
by: Lynn A. Toops, Attorney
The computer software industry is a multibillion dollar industry. Most computers sold today, whether for business or personal use, include a basic operating system along with a few programs. Consumers often purchase additional software to customize their machines to meet their business or personal needs. This software is often made available via downloadable disk or via subscription service. The software as a service (SaaS) industry has been growing in popularity because it pushes regular updates to subscribers, which ensures that users always have current technology.
by: Edward B. Mulligan V, Attorney
Since 2009, at least 22 children have died while in the custody of an Indiana-based day care. Of those 22 deaths, 16 occurred in unlicensed day cares. And those are just the reported deaths; the actual number is likely higher as deaths occurring in unlicensed day cares often go unreported.
One of these deaths occurred on January 4, 2013, in an in-home day care run by Stacey Cox and her daughter in Carmel, Indiana. That morning, Cox placed a 5-month-old boy in a portable crib and left him unattended. The boy was later found dead. Later that day, both Cox and her daughter tested positive for marijuana.