Corporate Law

Trials & Litigation

Facebook sues DLA Piper, other firms, 9 attorneys, says they conspired on fraudulent case

Careers

Top GM lawyer Michael Millikin to retire early next year

Privacy Law

Selfies posted online are being mass-scanned for marketing insights

Trials & Litigation

Racketeering suit says law firm aided sunken-treasure fraud, seeks $10M in damages

Law Firms

Wilson Sonsini opens second Delaware office with ex-Chancery chief at helm

Trials & Litigation

Did ‘freaky fast’ advertising claim spur Jimmy John’s accident settlement?

Trials & Litigation

SEC spent $8.6M collecting $3.7M from former corporate raider in $62M case

Trials & Litigation

Man convicted in supermarket checkout line dispute files suit against shopper he shot and store

In-house Counsel

Companies shift legal spending in-house as more embrace ‘in-sourcing’

Constitutional Law

US threatened $250K daily fine to get Yahoo to turn over users’ email information

International Law

9th Circuit resurrects alien tort suit claiming companies aided child slavery overseas

Cybersecurity

Home Depot confirms data breach

Environmental Law

BP grossly negligent in Gulf oil spill, federal judge rules; company could face $18B in penalties

Energy Law

Record $1.4B fine levied against gas company in fatal explosion and fire

Trials & Litigation

Prominent law firm says it knew nothing of claimed sunken treasure fraud, wasn’t counsel of record

Legal Ethics

Lawyer who billed corporate client for his sanctions is reprimanded

Opening Statements

California court decision lets retailers breathe easy

National Pulse

Do janitorial firms cash in by misclassifying workers as independent contractors?

Labor & Employment

‘Seismic’ 9th Cir. rulings nix FedEx claim its drivers aren’t employees, could cost company millions

Injury & Accident Law

Over 100 died from GM ignition-switch issues, survivors claim