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Trials & Litigation

Charles Schwab sues law firm and its client for libel over ‘chuck-you.com’ website

Consumer Law

‘Virtual cupids’ duped dating website members, FTC suit says; company settles

Law Firms

House suit against Obama still in planning stage after second law firm reportedly stops work on case

Constitutional Law

Judge OKs secret witness testimony in closed courtroom during Jodi Arias murder resentencing

Bankruptcy Law

Bankruptcy plan for Stockton, California, that saves worker pensions is confirmed by judge

Court Security

Judge attacked in courtroom by defendant in aggravated battery case, sheriff’s officials say

Real Estate & Property Law

Venice Beach residents sue Los Angeles, saying existing laws regarding transients not enforced

Criminal Justice

Law grad convicted of bank robbery gets another 45 years in related state case

Trials & Litigation

Senior prosecutor is fired one day after courtroom outburst

Legal Ethics

Ordered off bench by state’s top court, judge declares a 5-minute recess and exits

Law Schools

Law school says it will survive after debt restructuring, predicts national jobs/grads equilibrium

Criminal Justice

Alibi clears man arrested in courthouse shooting; two others arrested

Law Firms

Scheme to defraud Mayer Brown nets 27-month sentence for former employee

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer takes plea in auto-insurance fraud scheme, gets probation

Work-Life Balance

After courtroom tears in high-profile case, lawyer closes office for one-year sabbatical

Obiter Dicta

Are spirits, slayings or slurs ‘material defects’ homebuyers must be told of?

Large Law Firms

Has the BigLaw recovery arrived? Revenue per lawyer is at a low point, when adjusted for inflation

Legislation & Lobbying

Baker Donelson forms ‘policy affiliate’ to be led by former US senator

First Amendment

Lawyer challenges ban on for-sale signs on cars parked on the street

Legislation & Lobbying

Lobbyists target attorneys general; Dickstein touts its ‘strong relationships’ with AGs