Massachusetts

Court Security

Court officers who got parking discount by paying at juror rate must pay up

Work-Life Balance

Wayne State law dean runs Boston Marathon in just over 6 hours, while 8 months pregnant

Labor & Employment

Uber to pay up to $100M to settle claims of misclassification by drivers in 2 states

Bankruptcy Law

1st Circuit urges discharge of former executive’s $246K in student loan debt

Labor & Employment

Some retailers end on-call scheduling after probes by multiple states

Cybersecurity

Judge orders Apple to help FBI unlock another iPhone; will issue reach the Supreme Court?

Criminal Justice

Are texts urging suicide a chargeable crime? Top Massachusetts court must decide

Entertainment & Sports Law

‘Hail Mary’ suit filed by Patriots fans over Deflategate loss of draft picks

Obituaries

‘Queen of pro bono’ Esther Lardent dies at age 68

Criminal Justice

Law student convicted for stealing laptop is accused of altering the verdict slip

Opening Statements

Boston lawyer rows to world championship

Constitutional Law

Family of teen hospitalized in medical diagnosis conflict files malpractice and civil rights suit

Civil Rights

California inmate paroled after court required state to pay for sex-change surgery settles her suit

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Can son bind mother in nursing home to arbitration? Suit over slaying raises the issue

Criminal Justice

Gamergate shows that Web harassment by ‘faceless multitude’ is beyond reach of the law, WaPo says

Celebrities

Bill Cosby’s wife will have to give deposition, judge rules

Animal Law

Dog lawyer also advocates for parakeet

Law Firms

13-attorney Sidley Austin office acquires enough office space for 60 lawyers

Trials & Litigation

Does rule protect Bill Cosby’s wife from giving deposition testimony?

Religious Law

Court: Christians rejected as foster parents for spanking kids suffered no constitutional violation