California

Trials & Litigation

Gender bias is an issue in worker’s comp awards, some say; legislation proposed

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer is jailed for contempt for refusing to answer federal judge’s questions about client

Constitutional Law

California Supreme Court rules for parolees who challenged housing restrictions for sex offenders

Law Firms

Former partner with Asperger’s alleges bonus bias, solicitation of prostitutes by colleague

Constitutional Law

Family sues over man’s suicide during armed standoff with authorities outside his home

Trials & Litigation

Silicon Valley agog as trial looms in high-profile sex-discrimination case against Kleiner Perkins

Legal Ethics

When is a blog lawyer advertising? Proposed California state bar opinion offers guidance

Business of Law

LeClairRyan opens Atlanta office with 2 partners from Troutman Sanders

Criminal Justice

Feds capture alleged art scammer who escaped during furlough for lawyer meeting

Pro Bono

School lawyers can provide free legal help for some minors facing deportation, board decides

Disability Law

Woman sues P.F. Chang’s, says restaurant’s higher prices for gluten-free food violate ADA

Criminal Justice

Furloughed for lawyer meeting, alleged art scammer escapes from custody

Constitutional Law

Assistant public defender handcuffed in court hallway files complaint against police officers

Constitutional Law

Case dropped against PD handcuffed in court hall on viral video; ACLU calls for policy review

Criminal Justice

Defendant blurts out murder confession in court and asks for execution

Internet Law

Revenge-porn website operator is convicted; prosecutor notes ‘vindictive’ is in his online alias

Public Defenders

See the video: PD is handcuffed in court hall for refusing to step aside for police photo of client

Celebrities

Should Lindsay Lohan be able to call greeting fans community service? Prosecutor questions

Trials & Litigation

Fat Noodle is ‘confusingly similar’ to Chubby Noodle, restaurant says in trademark suit

Labor & Employment

Suit claims humiliation by Target store managers caused cashier’s suicide