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U.S. Supreme Court

You don’t need unwitting party for conspiracy conviction, SCOTUS says

May 2, 2016, 02:40 pm CDT

Intellectual Property Law

SCOTUS to mull Federal Circuit refusal to apply top court’s copyright laches ruling in patent case

May 2, 2016, 02:00 pm CDT

Energy Law

Colorado Supreme Court overturns fracking bans enacted by cities

May 2, 2016, 01:20 pm CDT

Consumer Law

Suit says Starbucks puts too much ice in cups; rep calls it ‘essential component’ of iced drink

May 2, 2016, 01:15 pm CDT

Trials & Litigation

NFL player Tom Brady adds superstar lawyer Ted Olson to his team to fight suspension

May 2, 2016, 12:30 pm CDT

Privacy Law

Circuits split on privacy rights for video views and third-party data sharing

May 2, 2016, 11:45 am CDT

Media & Communications Law

Law firm sues for libel after their sign was shown on TV show about unrelated insurance fraud probe

May 2, 2016, 11:15 am CDT

Real Estate & Property Law

Predatory land contracts take advantage of low-income homebuyers, NY Times says

May 2, 2016, 11:00 am CDT

Law Schools

Scalia name change for George Mason law school shows viewpoint diversity, says university president

May 2, 2016, 10:20 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Gay men were unfairly targeted by undercover police in lewd conduct investigation, judge rules

May 2, 2016, 09:50 am CDT


Court ruling suggests using fingerprint ID on smartphone may be riskier than traditional password

May 2, 2016, 08:50 am CDT

Law Firms

Case closed: Stolen Barrister Bear ‘sleeps with the fishes,’ but replica is back outside law firm

May 2, 2016, 07:45 am CDT

Business of Law

Struggling Slater & Gordon makes deal with lenders, boosting stock price, but won’t pay dividends

May 2, 2016, 07:00 am CDT


‘Uncle Sam, Esq.’ employs more than 25,000 lawyers

May 2, 2016, 06:15 am CDT

Women in the Law

Burned out BigLaw lawyer vents about glass ceiling on Reddit

May 2, 2016, 05:45 am CDT


Patricia Timmons-Goodson nominated for long-vacant seat on federal court bench

Apr 29, 2016, 05:47 pm CDT

Constitutional Law

Lawyers, judges and bar groups celebrate Law Day 2016 around the country

Apr 29, 2016, 05:15 pm CDT

Labor & Employment

PricewaterhouseCoopers hires ‘stunningly low’ number of people over 40, says age-discrimination suit

Apr 29, 2016, 03:20 pm CDT

Legal Ethics

Disbarred lawyer says he will continue to practice while appealing the order

Apr 29, 2016, 02:45 pm CDT

International Law

China puts foreign groups under police supervision and requires them to find Chinese sponsors

Apr 29, 2016, 02:35 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Ex-cop is jailed until he reveals computer passwords; appeal claims Fifth Amendment violation

Apr 29, 2016, 02:12 pm CDT

Injury & Accident Law

Those who knowingly send texts that distract drivers could face liability in Pennsylvania

Apr 29, 2016, 01:45 pm CDT

Trials & Litigation

Investigator sued along with Northwestern University by exonerated ex-inmate files $20M countersuit

Apr 29, 2016, 12:10 pm CDT

White-Collar Crime

Disbarred Illinois lawyer gets 57 months in mortgage-rescue fraud case

Apr 29, 2016, 11:00 am CDT


GPS tracker put assassin on lawyer’s trail, but also helped catch the suspects, feds testify

Apr 29, 2016, 10:45 am CDT

Law Firms

Husch Blackwell merges with Wisconsin law firm

Apr 29, 2016, 09:54 am CDT


Texas judge won’t bend to DA’s jeans-days policy

Apr 29, 2016, 09:13 am CDT

Law Schools

Faculty senate at George Mason expresses ‘deep concern’ about renaming law school for Scalia

Apr 29, 2016, 07:27 am CDT

Law Firms

More law firms help associates find lenders to refinance student debt; will firms help pay?

Apr 29, 2016, 05:50 am CDT

Trials & Litigation

Judge says she didn’t know Muslim woman’s scarf was a religious statement, not a fashion statement

Apr 28, 2016, 05:05 pm CDT

Constitutional Law

Top Florida court strikes state statute that paid worker’s comp lawyer $1.53 per hour

Apr 28, 2016, 04:45 pm CDT

Legal Technology

Elevate Services acquires Legal OnRamp

Apr 28, 2016, 04:20 pm CDT

Labor & Employment

As ‘deeply flawed’ revised persuader rule takes effect, ABA joins in effort to block it

Apr 28, 2016, 03:40 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Indictment claims criminal defense lawyer coerced sex with nine court-appointed clients

Apr 28, 2016, 01:35 pm CDT

Intellectual Property Law

IP litigator says she was startled to find that her art forgery article had been plagiarized online

Apr 28, 2016, 12:40 pm CDT

Trials & Litigation

Suit blames Snapchat’s speed tracker for high-speed auto accident

Apr 28, 2016, 11:38 am CDT

Trials & Litigation

BigLaw firm seeks $3.7M from attorney’s estate, says he intentionally filed ‘bogus case’

Apr 28, 2016, 11:00 am CDT

Media & Entertainment Law

The Examiner isn’t liable for infringing content posted by its independent contractors, court says

Apr 28, 2016, 10:36 am CDT

Trusts & Estate Law

Those in charge of Prince estate face ‘horribly speculative’ task of valuing publicity rights

Apr 28, 2016, 09:45 am CDT

Privacy Law

Law authorizing garbage inspections for composting scofflaws violates privacy rights, judge rules

Apr 28, 2016, 09:34 am CDT

Law Firms

Law firm claims its First Amendment rights were violated when judge banned its nursing home ad

Apr 28, 2016, 08:45 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Oral sex with intoxicated, unconscious person isn’t a crime, state high court rules

Apr 28, 2016, 07:16 am CDT

Legal Ethics

If your husband tells you he regained his law license, check it out, Georgia lawyer learns

Apr 28, 2016, 05:45 am CDT

Labor & Employment

School bus driver sues after his city transit job application is rejected over long-ago conviction

Apr 27, 2016, 05:15 pm CDT

Internet Law

Judge says Amazon must refund parents for in-app purchases made by children

Apr 27, 2016, 04:55 pm CDT

Question of the Week

Is nonlawyer ownership of law firms long overdue? Or a bad idea?

Apr 27, 2016, 04:34 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Learning to play chess teaches jail inmates life strategies

Apr 27, 2016, 03:42 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Real-estate heir Robert Durst takes 7-year plea deal in gun case, but unrelated murder case ongoing

Apr 27, 2016, 03:26 pm CDT

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court majority appears to side with former governor appealing corruption conviction

Apr 27, 2016, 01:58 pm CDT

Trials & Litigation

Baltimore judge holds election hearing on sidewalk and in parking garage, due to courthouse fire

Apr 27, 2016, 01:15 pm CDT

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