11th Circuit Court

Labor & Employment

Laid-off law firm workers file WARN suit seeking back pay and benefits for some 700 employees

Family Law

After a week in jail, tearful mom agrees to have 4-year-old son circumcised

Consumer Law

Air bag maker Takata’s expanded recall of nearly 34M vehicles is largest ever

Trials & Litigation

Insurers seek $47M from 2 men convicted in airline billing-fraud scheme

Evidence

11th Circuit nixes lawyer’s work-product claim, says he must produce documents to client’s creditor

Labor & Employment

Earlier clean-costume dispute helped fired Disney workers get rehired in Lion King case

Criminal Justice

Man admits role in law firm scam; says he funneled $2.5M via 38 accounts last year

Trials & Litigation

Federal prosecutor and ATF agent sidelined after affair comes to light; 3 new trials granted so far

Trials & Litigation

Federal judge strikes ‘impertinent’ allegations against Prince Andrew and attorney Alan Dershowitz

Trials & Litigation

Hospital filing accuses its former lawyer of blind-copying negotiation opponent on confidential docs

Trials & Litigation

Ex-president sues Penn State and Louis Freeh over published report of Sandusky investigation

Constitutional Law

Citing landmark ‘Gault’ case, DOJ files framework for deciding if juveniles have adequate counsel

Criminal Justice

Paralegal takes plea in $600K law firm client theft; feds say he spent $550K on coin collection

Civil Rights

Feds won’t prosecute George Zimmerman in shooting of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin

Constitutional Law

Minister arrested after trying to perform same-sex marriage at probate judge’s office

Criminal Justice

Federal prosecutor’s ex-wife charged with attempted murder

Constitutional Law

11th Circuit refuses to stay same-sex marriage ruling; Alabama AG turns to SCOTUS

Trials & Litigation

Sued for defamation by lawyers he criticized in civil rights case, Dershowitz says they made his day

Constitutional Law

Law firms say they will perform free same-sex marriage ceremonies if court clerks won’t

Contracts

Lawyer’s million-dollar challenge wasn’t an enforceable contract, 11th Circuit says