Corporate Law

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

In-House Counsel

Is Delaware decision a sensible ‘chip in the attorney-client privilege’?

In-house Counsel

GM legal department is reportedly under scrutiny by prosecutors

Energy Law

Solar power towers are igniting birds in midair; wildlife protection groups are concerned

Corporate Law

In business for a decade, global Wi-Fi venture once valued at $2B got financing based on fake work

Labor & Employment

Home Depot sued over off-site slaying of pregnant woman by her supervisor

Corporate Law

Lawyer, business owner and CEO are criminally charged with usury over payday lending operation

Labor & Employment

Federal judge nixes $325M settlement by Apple, Google, others in claimed salary-cap conspiracy

Real Estate & Property Law

Woman sues after family dies at local Home Depot in Joplin tornado; retailer cites ‘act of God’

Labor & Employment

LinkedIn settles with feds, agrees to pay nearly $6M in FLSA ‘off the clock’ and overtime case

Legal Ethics

Ethics complaint accuses former GE lawyer of disclosing client secrets

Criminal Justice

New utility company indictment in fatal gas blast could lead to fines of as much as $1.3B

Corporate Law

Top state court says Wal-Mart must produce bribery probe documents to shareholders

Labor & Employment

Judge OKs class action over working conditions for almost 21,000 Apple employees

Corporate Law

Plaintiffs lawyers fight ‘loser-pays’ bylaw adopted in middle of shareholder suit