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White-Collar Crime

Lawyer gets 4 months for stealing from law firm, is ordered to pay $160K

Intellectual Property Law

News anchor sues Hasbro over hamster toy, calls lookalike rodent with same name ‘demeaning’

Law Firms

Milwaukee firm adds Chicago litigation boutique, anticipates more growth

Criminal Justice

Murder rate is way up in dozens of US cities, but why?

Legal Ethics

Don’t suspend state attorney general’s law license, petition-signers urge disciplinary authorities

Criminal Justice

Lawyer is charged with raping client

Criminal Justice

Video appears to show deputies fatally shooting man who had his hands in air; DA has second video

Business of Law

Dinsmore adds 17-lawyer IP firm

Judiciary

Judge denies asking bailiff to handcuff pregnant prosecutor to keep her in court for trial

Civil Rights

Petco won’t sell goldfish to Iranians and Persians on spring equinox, lawsuit says

Law Professors

EEOC: Female law profs at the University of Denver are underpaid, violating the Equal Pay Act

Law Professors

West Point law prof resigns after arguing pacifist legal scholars could be attacked by military

U.S. Supreme Court

Defiant county clerk refuses to issue marriage licenses despite SCOTUS action

Labor & Employment

NLRB ruling affecting franchise and contract workers follows other pro-worker actions

Legal Ethics

Lawyer admonished for email exchange with ‘Deliverance’ taunt seeks to set aside the judgment

Criminal Justice

Warned by judge not to drive, 4 of 8 busted motorists get behind the wheel, courthouse sting finds

Legal Technology

Littler hires lawyer with MIT PhD as firm’s first data analytics chief

Government Law

Chicago files $300M suit over red-light camera program

Legal Technology

New Microsoft law office management platform offers group access to legal docs on any device

Contracts

Skype co-founder sues ex-fiancee, seeks $472K ring and other gifts