Labor & Employment

Jury says law firm owes $123K in contingent fees to lawyer; award is then doubled under wage statute

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Buying a bamboo floor? This company requires religious arbitration; courts uphold clauses

Government Law

Let go after 74 years, law firm sues client to regain representation

Trusts & Estates

Billionaire donors nix $20M gift after judge rules that college can’t be renamed


Man’s pact with wife to help pay grown kids’ rent is unenforceable, court rules

Media & Communications Law

TV judge had ‘little regard for truth and accuracy’ in Robert Durst book, collaborator’s suit says


Judge reverses $77K jury verdict for police chief who quit job to accept city’s soon-rescinded offer

First Amendment

Judge temporarily preserves federal funds flowing to Planned Parenthood in Utah

Intellectual Property Law

Mom’s release doesn’t preclude child’s copyright suit over T-shirt design, federal judge rules

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court to consider California rule used to strike down arbitration contracts


Nike must turn over Lance Armstrong emails to feds in $100M post office case, judge rules

Criminal Justice

West Virginia funeral home accused of filing false death claims

Labor & Employment

California state judge rules against Uber’s arbitration agreement with drivers

Family Law

Insurer not liable for $1M law firm judgment for turning over child’s passport, federal judge rules

Election Law

Attorney faces ethics complaint over ‘sham’ contract drafted in campaign-finance case

Trials & Litigation

Civil RICO suit says lawyers took fees from immigration clients who couldn’t legally stay in US

Entertainment & Sports Law

Judge overturns Tom Brady’s suspension in ‘deflategate’ scandal


Skype co-founder sues ex-fiancee, seeks $472K ring and other gifts

Real Estate & Property Law

Judge dismisses suit over purple swing set said to violate HOA color regs


University to pay $480K to remove convicted embezzler’s name from stadium scoreboard