In-house Counsel

White-Collar Crime

Disbarred securities lawyer gets 30 months, must pay $1.95M to IRS in tax case

In-House Counsel

ACC honors 12 legal department projects and collaborations as Value Champions

Business of Law

Top hourly rates for some BigLaw partners have reached $2K, survey finds

The New Normal

The CLOC is ticking: Will lawyers embrace operational excellence?

Labor & Employment

Farmers Insurance to pay $5.8M to settle discrimination suit by female claims litigators

Securities Law

Town officials indicted in landmark securities-fraud case over municipal bonds

Law Firms

As its stock hovers near a record low, Slater & Gordon GC resigns after two months

The New Normal

Clients are mad as hell—but also really vague

Corporate Law

SEC brief supports fired in-house lawyer’s suit against Vanguard, says he qualifies as whistleblower

Legal Ethics

GM lawyers won’t face Michigan ethics probe

Careers

Former general counsel says he was fired after opposing huge price hike for drug

Legal Ethics

Lawyer accused of bank robbery is disbarred by consent

Trials & Litigation

Appeals court OKs $3M whistleblower award to fired university attorney

White-Collar Crime

Former general counsel gets 18 months for stealing $2.6M from company account

Trials & Litigation

Former general counsel will receive $850K for alleged defamation by his onetime employer

Diversity

Microsoft’s legal chief trumpets diversity council’s accomplishments

The New Normal

Simplicity bias: Lessons for lawyers from industrial design

In-house counsel

Judge nixes Vanguard tax lawyer’s whistleblower suit, says it violates legal ethics rules

In-House Counsel

General counsel for Al Jazeera America seems to lack a law license, New York Times says

Corporate Law

Fired general counsel can target individual directors in whistleblower suit, federal judge rules