A lawyer for Cardinal George Pell, one of Pope Francis’ top advisers, said the prelate would plead not guilty to all charges. The hearing lasted six minutes.
The Brooklyn Museum joins forces with the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI), headed by acclaimed public interest lawyer and MacArthur Foundation ?genius grant? recipient Bryan Stevenson, and Google to present a timely exhibition: The Legacy of Lynching: Confronting Racial Terror in America. Show More Summary
On The Five, Juan Williams butted heads with his co-hosts over the ongoing feud between President Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
Lawyers for President Donald Trump say he had a First Amendment right to urge his supporters to eject “disruptive protesters” from his campaign rallies, including the “right to use reasonable force” to remove those who are not welcome. The legal claim came in an emergency motion asking a U.S. appeals...
Olivia de Havilland is a living legend who would like to sue Ryan Murphy — before her 102nd birthday — thank you very much. Vulture learned through a statement that lawyers for the centenarian actress filed a Motion for Trial Setting Preference today for her lawsuit against the mega-producer and ... More »
Message to Trump: This must end. End it. DOJ lawyers have continued to keep alive a slew of cases appealing a 2014 district court ruling that granted an injunction from the mandate to several Catholic organizations. The Supreme Court vacated...
As Donald Trump ponders his "complete power" to pardon anyone he so chooses and his lawyers gird to tar special counsel Robert Mueller's reputation, we're now routinely hearing that Trump's attorneys are simply recreating the Clinton...Show More Summary
Call it the Seinfeld defense : An attorney for a man who pleaded guilty to a conspiracy charge in the takeover of an Oregon wildlife refuge says his client tested positive for morphine because he ate an "everything" bagel with poppy seeds. A federal judge in Portland, Oregon, on Monday ordered...
Despite reports that first daughter Ivanka Trump has hired a lawyer to help her with the ongoing Russia investigation, new information shows the relationship between Ivanka and the attorney is confidential. Read moreEmail this | Linking Blogs | Comments
The mayor of Pennsylvania's third-largest city has been indicted as part of an ongoing federal corruption probe, according to his lawyer. Jack McMahon told The Associated Press on Tuesday that … Click to Continue »
Snap Inc.'s general counsel, Chris Handman, is leaving the company less than six months after he helped lead its initial public offering. A lieutenant of CEO Evan Spiegel and longtime exec, Handman built a close-knit team of lawyers in charge of everything from the company's IPO to mergers and acquisitions. Show More Summary
Ram Nath Kovind was sworn in as India's president Tuesday, becoming just the second leader from the oppressed Dalit community to be elected head of state. A former lawyer and state governor, Kovind was elected to the largely ceremonial position last week with more than 65 percent of the vote by members of India's parliament and state assemblies. Show More Summary
A lawyer for the Department of Labor says, "Google’s response to the judge’s order appears to be a deliberate effort to confuse the media and their own employees."
Closing in on almost 4,000 lawyers, DLA Piper picks up law firms like a tire tread picks up rocks -- it's rolling. Continuing its worldwide expansion, the BigLaw firm has brought in another boutique law firm. Liner LLP, and about 60 attorneys, will join Piper's offices in downtown Los......
Unlike lawyers who choose a field of practice for the money, immigration attorneys are often motivated by something else. Perhaps they are immigrants or children of immigrants. It may run even deeper to a less complicated time when the United States was a nation of immigrants. Whatever the impetus,......
As the Donald Trump, Jr.-Russian lawyer/spy/whatever storyline has spiraled out of control, Trump defenders have been reprising, and turning the volume up on, their charges of media bias and the fight of the century being Trump and Real AmericaTM versus Acela corridor elites who spend their days in cable news greenrooms and legacy media newsrooms. Show More Summary
Brooklyn federal jurors got a behind-the-scenes peek at Martin Shkreli's tart-tongued exchanges with investors.
What exactly are analytics, and why should lawyers and law firms care about them?
National Law Journal: “Along with her husband, Jared Kushner, the president’s daughter has retained criminal defense lawyer Abbe Lowell, who is head of the white-collar group at Norton Rose Fulbright in Washington, D.C., to counsel her through the probe into [...]
Aaron Hernandez's home is back on the market after an agreement to sell it for $1.3 million fell through, a lawyer for the former NFL star's fiancee told a judge … Click to Continue »