We started the alt.legal column by asking all you young lawyers to “stop what you are doing” and take a walk on the alternative side of the legal business. We promised you, dear readers, that “entrepreneurs and innovators are changing the legal profession for the better, having fun, and making real money in the process.” […]
BELFAST (Reuters) - Northern Ireland's High Court will rule on Friday on a challenge against British plans to leave the European Union without a vote in parliament, the first judgment in legal cases that are being closely watched by politicians and markets.
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Amid her legal battle against Dr. Luke, Kesha is opening up about the alleged verbal abuse she says led her to checking herself into rehab for an eating disorder in 2014. In a new interview with The New York Times, the songstress candidly shared how the body shaming affected her: "I was under immense pressure to [...]
A status check on technological disruption in the legal profession.
The Bureau is working to combat the global cyber threat by placing cyber assistant legal attachés (ALATs) in FBI offices in strategic locations around the world.
Paula A. Monopoli (Maryland), The Market Myth and Pay Disparity in Legal Academia, 52 Idaho L. Rev. 867 (2016): The definition of merit in academia is highly subjective, based in large part on the rank of the journal one publishes in and how often one publishes.... There have been...
The body of an 18-year-old Boise State student was found on the outskirts of Idaho City on Saturday. The student, legally known as Sierra Bush but who was known by friends as Simon, was reported missing in late September. Bush’s body was disco… Read The post Death of Boise State Student Raises Questions of Foul Play, Teen’s Gender Identity – VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
Marijuana legalization, doctor assisted suicide, and repealing a constitutional measure that prohibits state funding of religious endeavors are on state ballots across the nation.
Michael Wainstein has some explaining to do. A new lawsuit alleges that the estranged husband of ex-Real Housewives of New York star, Jules Wainstein, is being accused of defrauding composer, Jonathan Sheffer. According to legal documents, Sheffer was “tricked” by Wainstein into believing he owned a Manhattan condo when in fact, Julianne Wainstein is listed as the owner. […]
The New York Times reports today that the legalization of marijuana could take a “giant leap” on Election Day this year, if California and 4 more states vote in favor of Proposition 64, a bill for marijuana reform. The L.A. Times also reports today that Jay Z has joined a bevy of celebrities that have... Show More Summary
Next week on TBS, Full Frontal with Samantha Bee will feature a thought-provoking interview with President Barack Obama. A legal scholar and former junior Senator from Illinois, Mr. Obama has served the past eight years as the President of the United States of America. Show More Summary
Samantha Bee announced this morning she will interview her “first male president Barack Obama” on her October 31 edition of Full Frontal. The announcement describes Obama as “a legal scholar and former junior Senator from Illinois” who...Show More Summary
In news that shouldn't surprise anybody whose ever done work for a cause they don't believe in, actor John Roselius, famous for the frying egg 'this is your brain on drugs' PSA, has become a strong proponent for the legalization of recreational marijuana in California. Show More Summary
Rap artist Coolio pleaded guilty Wednesday to a felony firearm charge after bringing a loaded handgun in his carry-on bag to Los Angeles International Airport. Coolio, whose legal name is Artis Leon Ivey, had been charged with a felony count of possessing a firearm by a felon with two prior convictions,...
Think everyone else is billing more hours than you? You're probably wrong, according to a new report by Clio, the case and practice management software company. Clio's "2016 Legal Trend Report" provides an overview of the legal industry, based on data from its users. It's the sort of analysis......
Cities are battling to meet legal standards for air pollution, but even that isn't enough to make air safe, says Michael Le Page
Cathriona White’s ex-husband Mark Burton has hit back against Jim Carrey in the wrongful death lawsuit filed against the actor. Burton wants Carrey to pay for the legal fees involved in the lawsuit against him if he loses the lawsuit alleging that he is responsible for the death of Cathriona. Show More Summary
The singer-songwriter discussed her legal troubles in a New York Times Magazine profile.
Late-term abortions have become a heated debate topic in both the U.S. and the UK in the past few months. Some of the most powerful stories coming out of the debate are those of very premature babies who were born before the legal abortion limit. Deborah Jackson’s son Ollie is one of them. The British […]