Corporate Law

Environmental Law

Michigan suit accuses two companies of giving negligent advice on Flint water

U.S. Supreme Court

Private civil RICO plaintiffs can’t sue based on overseas injuries, Supreme Court rules

Laywer Pay

Suit by lawyer for startup claims he received zilch for his work as general counsel

Lawyer Pay

Why raise associate pay to $180,000? Bank of America’s top lawyer questions the need

Corporate Law

Lawyer takes chicken restaurant’s trademarks in lieu of $200K in legal fees, launches a new career

Tort Law

New suits filed over sperm donor who claimed to be a neuroscientist, but wasn’t

Trials & Litigation

Rite Aid can’t recover from imprisoned ex-lawyer because of release in shareholder suit, judge rules

Health Law

Judge puts on hold landmark San Francisco law mandating sugary beverage ad warnings

Trials & Litigation

Federal judge orders arrest of New Jersey lawyer for not complying with Ohio appearance demands

Labor & Employment

Court awards over $500K in wrongful dismissal case to rogue trader who cost bank nearly $7B

Corporate Law

Judge’s finding that Dell buyout was too cheap is ‘sending shudders all over Wall Street’

International Law

Panama firm obscured the trail of US funds to protect clients’ money from scrutiny, says NY Times

Consumer Law

Late-night comedian John Oliver buys nearly $15 million of medical debt—and forgives it

Careers

Lawyer exits partnership at 275-attorney firm to take lead role in consumer law practice

Tort Law

Man hurt by SWAT team as he tried to cash check can seek another $3.3M award from Bank of America

Internet Law

San Francisco mulls fining, prosecuting home-share sites like Airbnb for listing unregistered units

National Pulse

Are private education programs for shoplifters a second chance or extortion?

Cover Story

A new dawn for Cuba as it opens for business

Corporate Law

A ‘seismic shift’ in Texas: BigLaw shops raid local firms for top talent and big bucks follow

Banking Law

Appeals court overturns $1.27 billion penalty for Countrywide’s sale of risky mortgages