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Consumer Law

Lawsuits claim parmesan cheese labels didn’t disclose fillers like wood pulp

Apr 27, 2016, 11:05 am CDT

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court considers federal judge’s authority to recall jury shortly after discharge

Apr 27, 2016, 10:40 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Autistic teen who accepted dare to jump into frigid water made his own choice, defense lawyer says

Apr 27, 2016, 09:19 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Judge reverses conviction of man who shot neighbor outside home, says prosecutor misstated the law

Apr 27, 2016, 08:35 am CDT

Tort Law

Death caused by fall on display case wasn’t reasonably foreseeable, appeals court rules

Apr 27, 2016, 08:13 am CDT


Convicted pimp who alleged racial bias by federal judge deserves hearing on claim, 11th Circuit says

Apr 27, 2016, 07:17 am CDT

Legal Technology

Recommind and Hire Counsel announce new fixed-price document review model

Apr 27, 2016, 07:00 am CDT

Legal Ethics

Does Dentons’ verein structure shield it from conflict claim? Malpractice suit says the answer is no

Apr 27, 2016, 05:45 am CDT

American Bar Association

ABA urges 6th Circuit to forbid private probation company’s jail-or-pay scheme

Apr 26, 2016, 05:10 pm CDT

Court Security

Court officers who got parking discount by paying at juror rate must pay up

Apr 26, 2016, 04:46 pm CDT

Cartoon Caption Contest

Good eggs or rotten eggs? Submit your funniest caption for the May cartoon contest

Apr 26, 2016, 04:11 pm CDT

Consumer Law

Lawyer now says he won’t pursue $252.25 demand for missing soup at lunch

Apr 26, 2016, 03:55 pm CDT

Trusts & Estates

Prince died without a will, his sister says in court filing

Apr 26, 2016, 03:46 pm CDT

Law Professors

Touches weren’t sexual, says Berkeley law prof facing second disciplinary process

Apr 26, 2016, 02:43 pm CDT


New jury will be picked after juror questions judge about lack of diversity

Apr 26, 2016, 02:19 pm CDT

Law in Popular Culture

Law prof ponders: If a highly advanced robot kills, is it murder or product liability?

Apr 26, 2016, 01:12 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Dad found unfit for trial in bridge-drop death of 5-year-old daughter

Apr 26, 2016, 12:52 pm CDT

American Bar Association

In letter to lawmakers, ABA defends decision not to publish book by Chinese human rights lawyer

Apr 26, 2016, 12:10 pm CDT


2 exited city attorney’s office after nearly 100 unprocessed misdemeanor files were found

Apr 26, 2016, 11:50 am CDT

Trials & Litigation

Sanctions of $18K against defendant lawyer and his counsel are upheld by New York appeals court

Apr 26, 2016, 10:57 am CDT

U.S. Supreme Court

Cop can pursue First Amendment suit based on demotion made in mistaken belief, SCOTUS says

Apr 26, 2016, 09:37 am CDT

Election Law

Federal judge upholds North Carolina voter ID law

Apr 26, 2016, 09:03 am CDT


Two BigLaw partners writing on firm stationery are among four lawyers supporting Hastert

Apr 26, 2016, 08:13 am CDT

Law Schools

Are law school applications rising? So far applicant pool is larger and stronger, law prof says

Apr 26, 2016, 07:24 am CDT

Internet Law

California bill would allow judges to fine jurors for online misdeeds

Apr 26, 2016, 05:45 am CDT

Consumer Law

Law firm to pay $1M to settle CFPB action over debt-collection practices

Apr 25, 2016, 05:40 pm CDT

Bar Exam

Suit says BarBri violates ADA; online study materials aren’t fully accessible to blind law grads

Apr 25, 2016, 05:25 pm CDT


Alleged sex abuse victim of Dennis Hastert sues to enforce claimed $3.5M compensation contract

Apr 25, 2016, 05:04 pm CDT

White-Collar Crime

Former law school CFO takes theft plea; he will get probation and owe $24K in restitution

Apr 25, 2016, 03:15 pm CDT

Entertainment & Sports Law

2nd Circuit upholds NFL decision, says Tom Brady must serve 4-game ‘Deflategate’ suspension

Apr 25, 2016, 01:55 pm CDT

U.S. Supreme Court

Does bank fraud law require proof of intent to cheat the bank? SCOTUS to decide

Apr 25, 2016, 01:43 pm CDT

Mergers & Acquisitions

Pepper Hamilton and Reed Smith call a halt to merger talks

Apr 25, 2016, 01:00 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

5 ex-police officers admit guilt, get greatly reduced sentences in Katrina bridge-slayings plea deal

Apr 25, 2016, 12:50 pm CDT

Consumer Law

Lawyer sends demand letter seeking $252.25 because his lunch lacked soup—but later backs off

Apr 25, 2016, 11:30 am CDT

Business of Law

Which BigLaw firms had the biggest changes in gross revenues?

Apr 25, 2016, 11:28 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Cleveland will pay $6M in death of Tamir Rice, shot by police while playing with toy gun

Apr 25, 2016, 09:58 am CDT

Business of Law

Growth in BigLaw slows to lowest level since recession; a ‘daunting year’ lies ahead

Apr 25, 2016, 09:07 am CDT

ABA Journal Events

‘Visible Difference’ program series on advancing women of color in the law kicks off on May 18

Apr 25, 2016, 08:30 am CDT


Judge indicates he will allow torture suit against psychologists who aided CIA

Apr 25, 2016, 08:11 am CDT

Asked and Answered

Want to stop bias in the workplace? Here are some constructive tips (podcast with transcript)

Apr 25, 2016, 08:00 am CDT


Kansas Supreme Court issues three opinions then overrules them on the same day

Apr 25, 2016, 07:24 am CDT

Constitutional Law

New York law requiring in-state office for out-of-state lawyers is constitutional, 2nd Circuit says

Apr 25, 2016, 06:15 am CDT

Legal Ethics

Should nonlawyers be allowed to own law firms? ABA commission revisits the issue

Apr 25, 2016, 05:45 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Transcript: Legal assistant fired by prosecutor’s office was admittedly present at drug transactions

Apr 22, 2016, 05:29 pm CDT

Work-Life Balance

Wayne State law dean runs Boston Marathon in just over 6 hours, while 8 months pregnant

Apr 22, 2016, 04:37 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Drunken driving in one’s own driveway is not a crime, state appeals court rules

Apr 22, 2016, 03:35 pm CDT


This federal appeals court has been waiting more than six years for a judge

Apr 22, 2016, 02:40 pm CDT

Legal Ethics

Judge publicly reprimanded for jailing domestic-violence witness who recanted

Apr 22, 2016, 02:30 pm CDT

Labor & Employment

Uber to pay up to $100M to settle claims of misclassification by drivers in 2 states

Apr 22, 2016, 01:28 pm CDT

Business of Law

Ex-client sues firm for allegedly accepting credit card payment for bankruptcy legal fees

Apr 22, 2016, 11:50 am CDT

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