Business of Law

Cover Story

Legal Rebels 2014


Looking back on Zubulake, 10 years later


Prisoner exonerations are at an all-time high, and it’s not because of DNA testing

Opening Statements

Lawyer forms a national group to link food truck associations

Practice Ideas

Akerman takes time to find new ideas for client service

Litigation Finance

Matchmaking website connects plaintiffs to litigation funding, but is that ethical?

Venture Capital

Investors sharpen focus on legal services

Your ABA

Program will mobilize lawyers to help reduce VA claims processing backlog

Law Firms

Baker & McKenzie to open back-office operations center in Belfast

Law Firms

‘Immediate and severe’ action is taken against lawyer for firmwide email condemning gay marriage


Pacer deletes older case files for four appeals courts; compatibility issues cited

Attorney Fees

Law firms that sued HP want to represent it as part of settlement; objecting lawyer says deal a joke

Lawyer Pay

Foley partner who claimed bias because of lesser pay loses in 6th Circuit

Legal Technology

‘Hackcess to Justice’ winners look to increase the reach of their apps

Law Scribbler

Hackathon winners look to increase the reach of their apps

Law Firms

After a difficult 2013, Dickstein Shapiro is on track for a solid year, chairman says

Law Firms

Defunct law firm must still pay for sublease in Manhattan, court rules

Criminal Justice

Lawyer charged with murder solicitation, accused of planning to kill witness in felony barratry case

Trials & Litigation

Court-reporting champ has great hands and ‘nerves of steel’


Fake law firm websites use real firms’ photos and info, but alter contact details