Court Security

Car going ‘way too fast’ crashes outside entrance to federal courthouse

Trials & Litigation

Given 20 days for contempt, lawyer blames judge and says he would like to sanction jurist

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court refuses appeal in anti-gay defamation case

Legal Ethics

Discipline recommended for judge who put woman on probation, then wrote her seeking relationship

Business of Law

Dinsmore opens Philadelphia office, plucks partners from local competitors

Trusts & Estates

Is will bequeathing millions to the attorney who wrote it valid? That depends, says court

Attorney Fees

Michigan agrees to pay $1.9 million to winning lawyers in gay marriage case

Trials & Litigation

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


Kid Rock shows for jury duty, promises to give police ‘the benefit of the doubt’

Corporate Law

GM will pay $900M to end US criminal probe over ignition-switch issues


Protesters say bench conviction in fiery attack on teen should include attempted murder

Business of Law

Dinsmore adds 17-lawyer IP firm

Law Schools

Cooley law dean offers explanation for enrollment decline, sees possible turnaround

Law Firms

Law firm project will provide school supplies to 23,000 students

Civil Rights

93-year-old judge grows weary of 44-year-old housing bias case


These ‘time hacks’ helped lawyer juggle practice with side business


Judge’s ‘aggressive’ cross-examination of defense witnesses leads to overturned conviction

Family Law

Children sent to juvenile facility for refusing relationship with dad are now going to summer camp

Family Law

Judge orders ‘brainwashed’ kids to live in juvenile facility for refusing to interact with their dad

Family Law

Michigan district court stops performing marriages in the wake of gay-marriage decision