Business of Law

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

Judiciary

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’

Cybersecurity

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

Legal Ethics

OK nonlawyer ownership of firms, says Canadian bar

Annual Meeting

ABA House urges all organizations to develop cybersecurity programs

Celebrities

Judge Judy settles suit over ads with her likeness

Legal Ethics

Restriction on judicial quotes in lawyer ads violates First Amendment, 3rd Circuit rules

Annual Meeting

Let more in-house counsel do pro bono service, ABA House resolution says

Business of Law

Alabama law firm opens its first out-of-state office in San Francisco

Business of Law

Lowenstein opens new DC office with Dickstein insurance coverage team

Business of Law

Baker & McKenzie reports revenue of $2.54B, putting it in the rankings lead