Business of Law

Law firms run 24-hour hotlines for client questions after Britain votes to leave European Union

U.S. Supreme Court

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

Business of Law

Womble Carlyle announces strategic alliance with UK firm

Education Law

Clients drop firm after lawyer uses Twitter to celebrate ‘win’ against parents of disabled children

Labor & Employment

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

Law Firms

Norton Rose Fulbright raids Sidley for 17-lawyer practice group and opens new San Francisco office

Business of Law

Clyde & Co. to acquire 18-lawyer Miami firm, seeks to be top US insurance coverage shop

Trademark Law

Law student prevails against Marvel and DC Comics over use of word ‘superhero’ in book title

International Law

Hungry man who stole cheese and hot dogs did not commit a crime, says Italy’s top court


Solving Mysteries: Lawyers play detective in legal writing

International Law

Mass murderer calls microwaved prison meals ‘worse than waterboarding’

Business of Law

Slater and Gordon could be on the brink after reporting huge losses in the second half of 2015

Criminal Justice

2 brothers got no time in drug case until they mocked judge in crude Facebook posts after sentencing

Business of Law

Squire Patton to acquire 50-lawyer California firm with international expertise

International Law

As Canada’s Gowlings completes 1,400-attorney merger with UK firm, more growth is already planned

Intellectual Property Law

Court rejects effort to trademark shape of KitKat candy bar

Education Law

Spelling error sparks police terrorism investigation of schoolboy, 10

Real Estate & Property Law

Hackers are stealing closing funds by intercepting lawyer-client email, experts say

International Law

IMF chief Christine Lagarde faces surprise prosecution over her previous work as finance minister

Business of Law

LegalZoom is acquiring a UK law firm