Topics at the event ranged from ethics and efficiencies to legal tech adoption and risk management. How will you reboot your firm this year?
Benchmark data can help you make informed business decisions for your law firm. Here are four ways to apply the data.
When it comes to mediating mass tort, class, complex, or just massive, cases, fashioning a resolution that all the parties can live with, and that a court will approve, can often feel nearly impossible. However, it is not just possible, but reaching a mediated resolution is frequently the best......
The U.S. Supreme Court has issued a single signed opinion since the start of the 2017-2018 term. What's up with that?
The Deputy Director of the United States Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Leandra English, has not given up her legal fight to become the Acting Director of the CFPB after former Director Richard Cordray stepped down at the end of last year. Prior to stepping down, Cordray promoted English from Chief......
Perhaps it was the message evangelical ministers were preaching that got them into trouble. After all, there's something wrong about telling people "the end is coming" just as they board a train. But Don Karns and Robert Parker were not going to stop preaching just because they didn't have......
In a recent lawsuit filed by the Federal Trade Commission and the state of Nevada against the website MyEx.com and its affiliates and operators, the government is looking to shut down one of the most notorious revenge-porn websites. And if you were looking to get one last NSFW sneak......
A California appeals court re-wrapped its pre-Christmas decision, allowing a class-action to proceed on behalf of janitorial workers for wage violations. In the ABM Industries Overtime Cases, the First District Court of Appeals certified the class action on Dec. 11, 2017. But the court made a minor modification and......
It's time to realize some lawyers are just 'Mean Girls.'
Assuming, of course, that at least five Supreme Court justices are ready to engage with the modern world.
You too can take Biglaw and shove it.
How was your winter break?
Lawyers don't leak without a plan.
Attorneys general from 21 states and the District of Columbia filed a challenge to the repeal of the Obama-era rules.
Mike was at CES 2018 last week, and now for the third year in a row we've got our special episode of the podcast dedicated to looking at the best (and worst) innovations on show. As usual, he's joined by long-time CES veteran Rob Pegoraro...Show More Summary
The firm started out the post-holiday workweek with a bang, hiring former Sen. Chris Dodd and senior pharma lawyer Steve Benz in Washington, D.C.
That advice was just a bunch of argle-bargle.
When last we checked in with Venice PI, the copyright troll claiming to hold rights to the movie Once Upon A Time In Venice and attempting to claim in court that a 91 year old man with dementia was part of a torrent swarm offering the movie who, oh by the way, had recently passed away, it was being lightly slapped around by judge Thomas Zilly. Show More Summary
New report confirms 2009-2017 grads screwed themselves/were themselves screwed.
"The conviction that the tweets were not law is rooted in beliefs about what law does and should look like and how it is and should be made," the Harvard Law Review article said.