A Chinese court sentenced prominent human rights lawyer Jiang Tianyong to two years in prison for "inciting subversion" on Tuesday, the latest jailing in an intensifying crackdown on rights defenders and activists. Jiang, 46, had taken...Show More Summary
Remember that time Trump’s lawyer Marc Kasowitz emailed, “ Watch your back, bitch”? Or that time when Don Jr. and Ivanka were almost charged with felony fraud? You remember that because we found out. The day President Trump took office, our reporters laid out the topics they were going to cover....
BEIJING (Reuters) - A prominent Chinese rights lawyer was sentenced to two years jail on Tuesday after being found guilty of inciting subversion of state power, the latest in a series of similar verdicts amid a sweeping crackdown on activism.
The UN tribunal set up to try Balkan war crimes suspects is a "political" institution that has failed to reconcile Bosnia, a lawyer for Ratko Mladic, the Bosnian Serb wartime military chief, said. The court should have "led to reconciliation"...Show More Summary
Lawyers representing more than 450 victims of the Oct. 1 Las Vegas massacre filed multiple lawsuits Monday in Los Angeles County Superior Court, arguing that hotel and concert officials did not do enough to prevent a shooting that left 58 people dead. More than 15 additional lawsuits have already...
A decade-long row between the heirs of the sculptor Arman, whose works were once some of the most expensive in the world, has been resolved, lawyers said Monday. The French-American artist, one of the founders of the "New Realism" movement...Show More Summary
Prosecutors say the defendants are guilty of rioting, but defense lawyers say their clients were lawfully protesting.
Robert Mueller’s team is requesting a special hearing in its case against Paul Manafort and Rick Gates due to a potential conflict posed by a lawyer who represents both Gates … Click to Continue »
President Trump’s lawyer thinks the special counsel will conclude his work shortly after Thanksgiving and clear the president.
Tom Petty will likely be forever remembered by plaintiff's lawyers for one reason, and one reason alone... wait for it... wait for it... the wai-ai-ting is the hardest part. And if you've ever had to wait for a government entity to approve your plaintiff's settlement, you've......
A real-life, actual drug, DUI, traffic, family, business litigation, personal injury and real estate lawyer from New Jersey was recently arrested for possession of pure MDMA and trespass. And while drug lawyers get arrested all the time on drug charges (nothing unusual there), this guy's charges are a bit......
AT&T's top lawyer called a DoJ suit to block its merger with Time Warner "radical and inexplicable," in advance of a press conference by the two companies this evening.
The going doesn't get much better than being an in-house lawyer. Regular hours, regular pay, respect from the proletariat, and best of all, no billable hour logs. As such, one of the easiest ways an in-house lawyer can make sure they don't get fired is to avoid conflicts. One......
Trump's nominees are a bunch of white bros, including one who has never tried a case and (surprise!) is married to a White House lawyer. The post Gavel Drop: It’s Nonstop Judicial Nomination Shenanigans appeared first on Rewire.
A former U.S. Navy Reserve lawyer, who was handcuffed, shackled and arrested by U.S. Marshals to secure his testimony in a military commission case, filed a complaint Monday with the U.S. Department of Defense and the U.S. Marshal's Service.
Special Counsel Robert Mueller III's team raised concerns Monday that a defense lawyer for Rick Gates, a former business partner of Paul Manafort's, could have a conflict of interest that prevents him from participating in the money laundering case against the two men in Washington federal court.
Accepting client credit cards shouldn't be complicated.
The NRA meeting happened just three weeks before Trump Jr. met with a Russian lawyer at Trump Tower.
Lawyers representing a plaintiff class made up of persons alleging they got sick from exposure to formaldehyde gas in laminate flooring insist they were cut out of last month's $26 million class action settlement with Lumber Liquidators and want a federal judge to reject the deal.
Special counsel Robert Mueller says a lawyer for one of Donald Trump's former campaign aides may have a conflict of interest. Mueller is investigating possible coordination between the Trump campaign … Click to Continue »