Europe

Family Law

London judge sides with divorcing US lawyer in battle over baby grand piano

Business of Law

Law firm poised to be UK’s first to go public, hopes to raise $15M in IPO

Privacy Law

Bill advances that would expand government surveillance powers in France

Environmental Law

Does a country have a legal duty to reduce its carbon footprint? Dutch court to decide landmark case

Aviation & Space Law

Airline crash occurred in Europe, but attorneys are pondering possible US lawsuit

Criminal Justice

Trial set to begin for former SS guard charged as accessory to 300,000 murders in World War II

Work-Life Balance

Demanding work schedules are damaging their health, say 82% of surveyed lawyers

Antitrust Law

Google is accused by European Union of violating antitrust laws

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer says his restitution for dodging thousands in train fares should reflect weekly pass rate

Constitutional Law

Turkish prosecutor taken hostage by terror group dies after courthouse shootout

Criminal Justice

Amanda Knox will seek compensation for time spent in Italian prison, lawyer says

Business of Law

Slater & Gordon makes $947M offer to acquire major UK personal injury law firm

Aviation & Space Law

Deadly Alps crash by co-pilot leads to recommendations for changes in aviation regulations

Aviation & Space Law

Prosecutor: Co-pilot intentionally crashed plane into French Alps, killing 150

Business of Law

Jenner & Block to open first overseas office; seeks to hire lawyers in London

Legal History

Winston Churchill wanted to give rare Magna Carta manuscript to US, documents show

Business of Law

2nd name partner exits Nelson Brown for Goldberg Segalla, along with 6 more attorneys in NC office

Trials & Litigation

Colorado lawyer wins $150K libel award against UK Internet troll who criticized his law firm

Law Practice Management

Fake law firm websites using real lawyers’ profiles are increasing, bar group says

Criminal Justice

Jailed Romanian politician files request to wallpaper her jail cell