This blog answers questions about the legal system in Illinois in a straightforward colloquial manner. Posts have a "Legal Tip of the Day."
Posts cover safety, injury and accident law, and related issues involving children.
"The Civilian's Guide to Lawyers helps clients (including individuals and businesses) understand the business and practical side of the law. In addition to basics like legal fees, we explain how legal ethics, selection, retention agreements, bar activities, litigation alternatives, and the like affect lawyers and clients. Other common topics include a practical explanation of current legal events and headlines, especially as they may inform clients. The audience includes lawyers as well as the client community."
"Designed to provide news and commentary on recent class actions, trends and issues of interest."
Posts offer "the insights of Mayer Brown litigators on cutting-edge issues in class action law and policy. The blog identifies and analyzes recent trends in the filing and defense of class actions and other forms of aggregate litigation against businesses. The blog also reports on relevant legislative and regulatory developments."
"Crime, courts, celebrity docket and law news."
Topics include board structures and procedures; community and economic development; elections; emergency management; ethics and conflicts; finance and tax law; general local government; land use and code enforcement; legislative updates; open government; public health; and property transactions.
"Cogent Legal Blog covers news, views and how-to's on legal graphics, case strategy and the law. Practical articles and commentary about visual presentations for mediation and trial, courtroom technology, legal trends and litigation strategy."
Posts cover issues involving construction litigation in Colorado.
Posts deal with DUI laws, penalties, driving privileges and administrative license suspension.
"Current developments in the commercial divisions of the New York state courts."
"Civil discovery from beginning to end." Posts provide insight into opinions by Nevada's discovery commissioners, cover Nevada cases related to discovery as well as analogous cases from the federal courts.
"Contains information, tools, and tactics relevant to the growing electronic discovery market. Nothing is ever as simple as it seems, and with that in mind, hopefully the content provided on this blog will help you as you translate complex discovery into executional simplicity."
"Observations about current developments bearing on complex litigation, U.S. and international arbitration, the Federal Rules, and occasionally state rules."
"This blog is devoted to helping compliance professionals and counsel stay abreast of constantly evolving compliance issues. Because compliance guidance and standards are typically not issued through formal APA, notice and comment rule-making, as embodied in the Federal Register, staying abreast of new and constantly evolving compliance issues and enforcement actions is a constant challenge. The Compliance and Enforcement Register aims to serve as a forum for notice and comment on new and evolving compliance issues and enforcement actions, like the Federal Register."
Discusses construction law topics such as mechanics liens, contracts and labor & employment issues, specifically in California.
Covers community associations, Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems, construction litigation and construction news.
The blawg has news, analysis and commentary on state and federal consumer class action litigation. The author covers recent opinions and analyzes them from a plaintiffs' viewpoint. Issues covered include the enforceability of mandatory arbitration provisions, attorney fees and class certification.
Addresses litigation-related issues relevant to consumer packaged goods manufacturers ("CPGs"), retailers, CPG advertisers and their in-house and law firm attorneys. Issues include antitrust, securities, advertising, and commercial litigation.
"Analysis and commentary regarding federal, state and local pay-to-play laws, campaign finance law, lobbying and ethics. This blog provides up-to-date information about the ever-changing complex landscape of legal obligations in the area of political law."
“Posts cover legal technology trends, iPad apps for lawyers, legal software and product reviews, high-profile trials, trial presentation and demonstrative graphics.”
"Going where cameras cannot." Posts include the blogger / artist's sketches from oral arguments at the U.S. Supreme Court and from other D.C.-area trials as well as a brief description of what is pictured and links to further coverage.
"Posts explore the many factors involved in juror decision-making and how personal experiences, attitudes and values affect the choices jurors make. Posts also address anything and everything related to persuasion, storytelling, strategy and advocacy in the courtroom."
Posts—most of which are in video form—are either directed at answering the questions of potential clients facing criminal charges in Arizona, offer the author's take on legal issues facing celebrities in the news, or cover the author's own successes in court.
Posts discuss cases dealing with the purchase, possession, import, export and smuggling of cultural artifacts, both in the United States and internationally.