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

International Law

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

Labor & Employment

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

Legal Technology

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

American Bar Association

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

American Bar Association

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

Legal Ethics

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

American Bar Association

ABA backs proposal to eliminate questions about mental health history for Washington bar applicants

Legal Ethics

When can two lawyers from different firms divide a fee in a referral arrangement?

American Bar Association

Lawmakers ask ABA why it withdrew book offer to Chinese human rights lawyer

Business of Law

ABA opposes proposals that would require many law firms to switch to accrual accounting

Bankruptcy Law

ABA urges 9th Circuit to nix profits clawback from insolvent law firm’s unfinished business

Supreme Court Nominations

15 former ABA presidents call for hearings on Garland


Robert MacCrate, former ABA president, dies at age 94


‘Queen of pro bono’ Esther Lardent dies at age 68

Constitutional Law

ABA backs call by Louisiana chief justice to provide necessary funds for public defenders

President's Message

ABA Day 2016 marks 20 years of advocacy and lobbying for justice on Capitol Hill

Your ABA

Ethics proposal on discrimination and harassment needs more teeth, speakers say

Your ABA

House of Delegates OKs objectives to regulate nontraditional providers