Daily News


Labor & Employment

Judge OKs class action over working conditions for almost 21,000 Apple employees

Jul 23, 2014, 05:50 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Official says Chicago will allow drivers to appeal 9,000 red-light tickets after usual deadline

Jul 23, 2014, 05:20 pm CDT

Consumer Law

Feds and 15 states sue law firms and attorneys, alleging mortgage-relief scams

Jul 23, 2014, 04:45 pm CDT

Trials & Litigation

2 lawyers who rejected $9.5M attorney fee in Prempro case will get $21.8M

Jul 23, 2014, 03:20 pm CDT

Question of the Week

Do you think jurors should be able to pose questions to lawyers and trial witnesses?

Jul 23, 2014, 02:05 pm CDT

Trials & Litigation

Mixed verdict in Philly ticket-fix conspiracy case: 2 judges acquitted, 4 guilty on only one count

Jul 23, 2014, 01:15 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Man charged with murder after body is found at Texas trial firm

Jul 23, 2014, 12:05 pm CDT

Entertainment & Sports Law

California’s new concussion law requires schools to limit tackle-practice time for youths

Jul 23, 2014, 11:36 am CDT


Federal judge nixes 551-pound man’s plea to end house arrest early due to his weight

Jul 23, 2014, 11:25 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Unisom delirium blamed for lawyer’s actions in police standoff; judge tosses charges

Jul 23, 2014, 11:04 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Brother’s DNA points police to man charged in 1990s Long Island slayings

Jul 23, 2014, 10:30 am CDT

Real Estate & Property Law

Murder-suicide does not have to be disclosed to home buyer, state supreme court says

Jul 23, 2014, 10:07 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Armed robbery stings in DC spur convictions and drop in crime rate, police say

Jul 23, 2014, 09:21 am CDT

Criminal Justice

FSU law prof Dan Markel died from gunshot wound to the head; police pursue leads from tip line

Jul 23, 2014, 08:21 am CDT

Real Estate & Property Law

Airbnb guest won’t leave, forcing condo owner to begin eviction proceedings

Jul 23, 2014, 07:38 am CDT

Death Penalty

SCOTUS allows execution of inmate, vacates 9th Circuit decision that he had a right to drug info

Jul 23, 2014, 06:59 am CDT


6 clues that you are about to be fired

Jul 23, 2014, 05:45 am CDT


6th Circuit says man can’t sue judge who had affair with his wife during child-support case

Jul 22, 2014, 05:25 pm CDT

Copyright Law

YouTube restores video of protest at eviction lawyer’s seminar

Jul 22, 2014, 04:50 pm CDT

Constitutional Law

Defense lawyers say feds’ refusal to screen inmate-attorney email frustrates right to counsel

Jul 22, 2014, 04:20 pm CDT


Law school applications down 37 percent since 2010; first-year class could be smallest in 40 years

Jul 22, 2014, 03:25 pm CDT


Longtime attorney becomes a therapist to help fellow lawyers deal with ‘spirit-killing’ profession

Jul 22, 2014, 01:25 pm CDT

Health Law

Second federal appeals court rules on health-care law, setting up a same-day circuit conflict

Jul 22, 2014, 12:33 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

2 men get time in conspiracy to bribe federal judge overseeing $65M money-laundering case

Jul 22, 2014, 12:30 pm CDT

Corporate Law

Plaintiffs lawyers fight ‘loser-pays’ bylaw adopted in middle of shareholder suit

Jul 22, 2014, 11:25 am CDT

Trials & Litigation

Suit says law firm removed estate administrator in effort to block $2M malpractice case

Jul 22, 2014, 10:05 am CDT

Health Law

Health-care law takes another hit with DC Circuit opinion

Jul 22, 2014, 10:02 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Friend of alleged Boston Marathon bomber is convicted of obstructing justice

Jul 22, 2014, 09:41 am CDT

Law Schools

High applications to new law school show ‘pent-up demand,’ law dean says; tuition is $14K

Jul 22, 2014, 08:55 am CDT

The New Normal

Change afoot in American civil justice system

Jul 22, 2014, 08:30 am CDT


Jurors submit 281 questions to judge in hiring corruption trial

Jul 22, 2014, 08:22 am CDT

Death Penalty

Kozinski dissent: ‘Firing squads can be messy’ but they are better than lethal injection

Jul 22, 2014, 07:51 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Law prof’s shooting wasn’t a burglary gone bad; he was ‘intended victim,’ police say

Jul 22, 2014, 07:13 am CDT

Religious Law

Hobby Lobby win boosts profile of religious-liberty law firm

Jul 22, 2014, 06:15 am CDT


101-year-old lawyer is still working at Fox Rothschild

Jul 22, 2014, 05:45 am CDT


‘Love my dress’ Facebook selfie puts police on trail of shoplifting suspect

Jul 21, 2014, 05:25 pm CDT

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer stole $4.8M, duped banks with worthless checks and credit-card payments

Jul 21, 2014, 05:20 pm CDT

Business of Law

Winston & Strawn finds e-discovery a lucrative market niche; 400 lawyers vied for 10 recent openings

Jul 21, 2014, 04:50 pm CDT

Trials & Litigation

Johns Hopkins to pay $190M to settle case over gynecologist’s secret photos of patients during exams

Jul 21, 2014, 04:20 pm CDT

Executive Branch

Obama nixes LGBT discrimination by federal contractors; there is no religious exemption

Jul 21, 2014, 02:33 pm CDT

Trials & Litigation

Lawyers for Aaron Hernandez say attorney-client court chat was broadcast on Web

Jul 21, 2014, 12:55 pm CDT


Diamond McCarthy files clawback suit against firm’s own ex-partner, over $1.4M Dreier trustee fee

Jul 21, 2014, 12:10 pm CDT

Death Penalty

Execution can’t go forward until prisoner receives information on death drugs, 9th Circuit says

Jul 21, 2014, 11:14 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Defendant claims prosecutor tried to revoke her probation after she told his wife of their affair

Jul 21, 2014, 10:44 am CDT

Real estate and property law

Thrift store donation of 3 human skulls puts spotlight on state law concerning skeletons in closets

Jul 21, 2014, 10:40 am CDT


Ex-lawyer gets probation for $700K theft; judge won’t put ‘ailing septuagenarian in jail to rot’

Jul 21, 2014, 10:20 am CDT

U.S. Supreme Court

Same-sex marriages in Utah don’t have to be recognized pending appeal because of SCOTUS stay

Jul 21, 2014, 08:26 am CDT

Verdicts & Settlements

$23.6B in punitives awarded to smoker’s widow; tobacco lawyer says ‘runaway verdict’ won’t stand

Jul 21, 2014, 07:53 am CDT


Shooting death of law prof who founded PrawfsBlawg is investigated as homicide

Jul 21, 2014, 07:04 am CDT


Savings produced by court budget cuts are exceeded by harmful economic effects, white paper says

Jul 21, 2014, 06:15 am CDT

Previous Page   Next Page