International Courts/Tribunals

Cover Story

China’s latest crackdown on lawyers is unprecedented, human rights monitors say

Human Rights

Letter from international legal community condemns arrests of Chinese lawyers

Criminal Justice

‘One man’s vulgarity is another man’s lyric,’ says judge acquitting man in Twitter case

Intellectual Property Law

Court rejects effort to trademark shape of KitKat candy bar

Trials & Litigation

Did juror’s crush on prosecutor affect verdict? Defense lawyer mulls appeal options

Human Rights

Northern Ireland’s abortion prohibitions violate human rights, Belfast judge rules

International Law

UK approves its first deferred prosecution agreement in bank’s bribery case

Internet Law

Teenager whose prank calls sent armed SWAT teams to dozens of US homes got 16 months

International Law

New court at one of world’s busiest train stations will speed administration of justice

International Law

Polish judge rejects extradition for Polanski; will US continue to pursue case?

International Law

Pistorius to serve remaining sentence for law grad’s slaying on house arrest

Privacy Law

EU court strikes down agreement for digital transfers of personal data to US

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer who dodged train fare will pay restitution based on discounted weekly pass rate

Internet Law

French regulators reject Google’s attempts to limit the scope of European privacy ruling

Cybersecurity

AG Loretta Lynch says US prosecutor will work at European police agency

Family Law

Served with process Tuesday, man shows up at court Wednesday with revving chainsaw, police say

Legal Rebels Profile

Vivek Maru: Drawing the arc to global justice

Opening Statements

EU court invalidates Louis Vuitton’s trademark on checkerboard pattern

Cybersecurity

Canadian lawsuit seeks $578M over dump of hacked info from Ashley Madison dating site

Animal Law

If US were to prosecute over Cecil the lion’s slaying in Africa, what would legal basis be?