Contracts

Labor & Employment

Oakland Raiders settle wages lawsuit with cheerleaders for $1.25 million

Trials & Litigation

Judge says BigLaw firm tried to ‘litigate plaintiff to death’

Health Law

Ex-patient sues hospital and rabbi because his amputated leg was cremated

Family Law

Appeals court reverses $250K legal malpractice verdict to woman who wasn’t a client

Annual Meeting

Winning apps in ‘Hackcess to Justice’ help write wills, navigate disasters and calculate jail time

Business of Law

Law firm sues now-former name partners after 16 lawyers exit in 3-way split

Bar Exam

Law grads sue over ‘Barmageddon,’ seek refund of software fee and punitive damages

Copyright Law

Northwestern sues ex-employee, says author took book she was paid to write on infamous murder case

Contracts

Diamond McCarthy files clawback suit against firm’s own ex-partner, over $1.4M Dreier trustee fee

Contracts

Jury says brothers must split winning $1M lottery ticket, but ruling leaves tax issue unresolved

Law in Popular Culture

Famed author of ‘Mockingbird’ says she never OK’d biography by journalist who moved next door

Civil Rights

Transgender student and Baptist college both claim victory in lawsuit over expulsion

Consumer Law

Illinois AG sues over claimed student-loan debt-settlement ‘scams’

Internet Law

FTC sues Amazon, says it let kids make in-app purchases that ran up big bills for parents

Civil Procedure

Ex-client says law firm filed suit in wrong state, causing loss of $161M case

Law Practice Management

Well-known law firm sues prominent clients over alleged unpaid bill of nearly $6.4M

National Pulse

Federal panels are taking a harder look at nondisparagement clauses

Tort Law

2 men who say they discarded $1M winning Powerball ticket sue lottery commission

Criminal Justice

Inmates angry over prison meals pose safety threat; state tells vendor to shape up or face sanctions

Consumer Law

Dentist sues for booking mistake that sent him to Grenada, not Granada