Trials & Litigation

Small firm sanctioned nearly $282K by federal judge for pursuing frivolous case

Consumer Law

Deceptive practices suits say McCormick put 25% less pepper in its usual tin containers

Family Law

Inspired by teen, lawyer decides to adopt hard-to-place child, finds doing so an uphill battle


Lawyer convicted in wife-murder said to inspire ‘Fargo’ movie plot dies at home at 88

Trials & Litigation

Right-to-die group fined $30,000 for assisting Minnesota woman’s suicide

First Amendment

Student suspended for two-word tweet may sue school district and police chief, judge rules

Appellate Practice

6th Circuit criticizes lawyer’s ‘outlandish’ comparisons, tosses challenge to lawn mowing fine

Entertainment & Sports Law

Federal judge in Minnesota kicks ‘Deflategate’ case back to NYC counterpart

International Law

US seeks to question Minnesota dentist in shooting of Cecil the lion

Corporate Law

Decades-old contract lets historic Dairy Queen apply ‘rogue ice-cream rules’

Legal Ethics

Lawyer is suspended for failing to disclose Paris trip that led to missed court dates

Real Estate & Property Law

Man sued for sawing neighbor’s garage in half isn’t liable, judge rules

Legal Ethics

$200K sanction could close my law firm, lawyer tells court

Criminal Justice

Final Exit Network is convicted for assisting suicide

Labor & Employment

As same-sex marriage gains ground, some employers cut benefits for same-sex couples who don’t wed

Trials & Litigation

Insurers seek $47M from 2 men convicted in airline billing-fraud scheme

Business of Law

Robins Kaplan to close Atlanta office; firm is ‘working on a transition plan’ for 12 lawyers

Trials & Litigation

Employer ordered to pay $270K plus $2.1M in attorney’s fees, federal judge rules

Law Schools

Two law profs sue William Mitchell over proposed changes to tenure policy as law school merger looms

Criminal Justice

Suspended lawyer gets 5 years in money-laundering case; man who gave him the money gets 30 months