Asia

Cover Story

China’s latest crackdown on lawyers is unprecedented, human rights monitors say

Human Rights

Letter from international legal community condemns arrests of Chinese lawyers

Law Firms

Butler Snow announces Singapore, Hong Kong offices

Human Rights

Several Chinese lawyers are arrested; state media said one was ‘blabbering about the rule of law’

Human Rights

China human rights lawyer gets suspended sentence for online posts

International Law

Chinese officers scuffle with protesters outside trial of human-rights lawyer

Human Rights Practice

Innocence project movement in China rises to aid the wrongfully convicted

National Pulse

Chinese companies doing business in the US build barriers to legal remedies

Law Practice

Chinese firms keep a low profile in the US, but ambitions grow

Executive Branch

Book: 4 federal lawyers OK’d raid in which Bin Laden was slain before consulting AG Eric Holder

Constitutional Law

Baby born on China Airlines flight diverted to Alaska eligible for US citizenship, official says

Legal Rebels Profile

Vivek Maru: Drawing the arc to global justice

Bryan Garner on Words

The Bluebook’s 20th edition prompts many musings from Bryan Garner

Human Rights

China cracks down on lawyers said to have ‘sabotaged the legal order’

Human Rights

China detains or queries 100 lawyers, activists and others in sweep targeting human rights law firms

International Law

8 of 10 men accused in shooting of teen Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai are acquitted

Business of Law

Opposing moves by U.S. firms in China show difficulty of overseas practice

Terrorism

Lawyer for doctor who helped US track down and kill Osama bin Laden is assassinated in Pakistan

Law Firms

Morgan Lewis announces merger with Singapore law firm

Business of Law

Signing ceremony marks Dentons’ combination with Chinese firm, creating world’s largest law firm