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Labor & Employment

Obama announces new overtime rules in op-ed; 5 million people are expected to benefit

U.S. Supreme Court

Cert grant sends university affirmative action case back to the Supreme Court

In-House Counsel

Suit by former in-house lawyer claims Broadcom executives ‘degrade and objectify women’

Trials & Litigation

News of DA probe ended Dewey merger and bank talks, says ex-leader of failed law firm

Business of Law

Quinn Emanuel to slash summer associate program; savings will go to signing bonuses

Constitutional Law

Divided US Supreme court votes 5-4 to freeze Texas abortion law as it mulls whether to hear appeal

Constitutional Law

Over 100 convictions reversed over faulty jury instructions on manslaughter

Internet Law

Dutch court to Facebook: Turn over info about sex video or give outside expert access to servers

First Amendment

9th Circuit revives inmate’s pro se suit over being required to work with pork in kitchen

Legal Ethics

Lawyer is suspended for 2 years over wine-shoplifting incident and the way he handled it

U.S. Supreme Court

EPA must consider cost of toxic air pollution regulations for power plants, says SCOTUS

U.S. Supreme Court

Arizona’s independent redistricting commission doesn’t violate elections clause, Supreme Court rules

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court upholds use of lethal injection drug; two justices want death penalty re-examined

Religious Law

County clerks, judges with religious qualms can refuse to issue gay marriage licenses, Texas AG says

Criminal Justice

Lawyer is shot and killed at deposition

Privacy Law

Worker who claimed law firm released her private video of sex harassment loses appeal

Civil Procedure

Posner dissent criticizes penalties for ‘harmless procedural bobbles’ by lawyers

Trials & Litigation

Deaf man who pleaded guilty to iPad theft that didn’t occur moves ahead in civil case

Criminal Justice

Teen driver faces manslaughter case after alleged drag race

Criminal Justice

Jail moves to video-only visits; fee will be charged to visitors