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- ABA Journal

Health Law

California becomes 5th state to legalize assisted suicide

Legal Technology

Lawyers slow to adopt email encryption and other forms of secure communications, ABA survey finds

Civil Rights

Alabama judges turn to Jim Crow-era law to combat same-sex marriages

Executive Branch

Hillary Clinton’s gun control plan includes both legislation and executive actions

Trials & Litigation

Gotta catch ‘em all: Pokemon lawyers hit cafe manager with $5,400 bill for copyright infringement

Entertainment & Sports Law

Judge tosses defamation suit by Yankees fan caught napping on camera

Law Firms

Dentons opens office in Milan


Legal services sector adds 4,700 jobs

Asked and Answered

Which practice areas are going to be the most lucrative in the future? (podcast)

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court refuses to review insider trading decision deemed a ‘roadmap for unscrupulous’

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court justices become more liberal as they age, statistics blog says

Law Scribbler

Evolve Law hopes to foster a collaborative community for legal tech

Criminal Justice

Do the states with the most gun laws have the fewest gun deaths?  It depends on what is counted

U.S. Supreme Court

What’s wrong with executions? Breyer offers opinions; 6 capital convictions to be reviewed

Criminal Justice

Lawyer attempts citizen’s arrest in court; his attorney client calls murder charge ‘stupid’

Trademark law

Hospitality contractor claims it owns Yosemite trademarks

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer can’t avoid $364K contempt sanction by filing Chapter 7 bankruptcy, court rules

Trials & Litigation

Ex-judge is awarded $7M by St. Louis jury in disability suit

Law Firms

DLA Piper to double attorney roster in Philadelphia

First Amendment

Federal judge: Psychologist did not need state license to give advice to parents in newspaper column