Dr. Ronald B. Standler
attorney in Massachusetts
I do two different kinds of work in law:
- I do consulting to attorneys, principally on scientific evidence in
torts involving technology,
For more detail, see
my consulting services to litigators and
my legal research services.
- electrical surges or "power quality".
I have experience with both the design and application of surge-protective devices:
surge arresters and surge suppressors, which are also known in the USA as
"transient voltage surge suppressors" (TVSS).
- law of meteorology
cloud seeding, liability for negligent weather forecasts)
- computer hardware and software, including misuse of computers
- products liability
- Since 1998, I am an attorney in private practice,
licensed to practice in all state and federal courts in Massachusetts.
I concentrate in
academic issues in higher-education law,
and copyright law.
The description of my legal services
gives more detail.
Dr. R. Standler
My German-language page for clients
in German-speaking countries.
My curriculum vitae gives my credentials,
a bibliography of my publications,
and a summary of my professional experience.
Biography of Dr. Standler.
My fees and terms.
Contact Dr. Standler.
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Diplomas & Certificates for Dr. Standler.
I can easily travel to towns in northeastern Massachusetts,
or to the Boston area, including Cambridge, MA.
Essays on this website are provided only to provide general information
and to communicate my personal comments on interesting topics in
law, technology, and society. Essays on this website are neither
legal advice nor legal opinion. Accessing this website or reading
documents on this website does not create an attorney-client
relationship. See my disclaimer
All essays at this website are protected by copyright.
I have posted my Terms Of Service
for printing, copying, and distributing my essays
at this website.
I am an attorney only in Massachusetts, so I can not provide
legal advice to people in other states of the USA, unless they have been
injured or sued in Massachusetts, or unless your local attorney hires me as a consultant.
I have posted the following hints for
how to find an attorney.
Table of Contents
- Computer Law —
computer hardware and software, Internet, e-mail
- Technology Law —
damage by electrical surges, electric power problems, lightning,
as well as meteorology law (e.g., cloud seeding, weather modification,
liability for negligent weather forecasts)
- Higher-Education Law —
academic issues in college and university law
- Copyright Law —
protecting and rewarding authors
- My Other Essays on Law —
- U.S. Constitutional law (e.g., freedom of speech and
other constitutional rights)
- Privacy Law: both (a) protection for private facts and (b) limits
on government intrusion into personal life
- Employment law for professionals, and
- Family law
If you enjoy my essays, I would appreciate your hiring or recommending me as a consultant.
To make this homepage smaller, in Jan 2009 I moved the links to my essays from this homepage
to separate webpages, one for each topic in the above list.
Copyright 1997-2014 by Ronald B. Standler
this document is at http://www.rbs2.com/index.htm
first posted 4 Jan 1997, revised 16 Feb 2014.
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