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

Constitutional Law

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

Labor & Employment

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

Legal Ethics

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

International Law

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

Criminal Justice

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

Injury & Accident Law

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

Trials & Litigation

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

White-Collar Crime

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


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

Law Firms

Husch Blackwell merges with Wisconsin law firm


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

Law Schools

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

Law Firms

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

Trials & Litigation

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

Constitutional Law

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

Legal Technology

Elevate Services acquires Legal OnRamp

Labor & Employment

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

Criminal Justice

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

Intellectual Property Law

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