New York

Labor & Employment

Law360 settles state AG probe, will stop requiring new editorial hires to sign noncompete agreements

Bar Exam

Harvard law grad’s suit alleges lack of bar exam accommodations devastated her BigLaw career

Criminal Justice

Man acquitted of wife’s murder after four trials now charged with stalking police investigator

Law Firms

Indicted investor waives potential conflict posed by his BigLaw lawyers’ grand jury appearance

Law Firms

First-year associate pay will be $180K at multiple BigLaw firms following Cravath’s lead

Careers

Eleanor Alter leads 6-attorney Kasowitz team to new matrimonial boutique

Business of Law

Anderson Kill adds 10-attorney firm known for representation of HOA boards

Criminal Justice

Lawyer and paralegal convicted of bribery for paying court worker to refer arrestees to them

White-Collar Crime

Former Dewey leader rethinks pro se plan for retrial, retains new defense lawyer

Labor & Employment

Lawyer banned by fitness club had no standing to complain about retaliation, says appeals court

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer is charged with stealing $587K from estate of deceased ‘kung fu’ judge

Law Firms

Silicon Valley powerhouse Fenwick & West to open office in Big Apple

Trials & Litigation

Businessman acquitted in 4th murder trial over his wife’s presumed slaying

Law Firms

Chance to work on ‘biggest disputes in trial work’ lures small litigation boutique to Boies Schiller

Law Firms

Law firm loses bid to hold banks accountable for its $287K loss in cashier’s check fraud

Entertainment & Sports Law

Tom Brady and NFL players union seek 2nd Circuit en banc rehearing of Deflategate ruling

Labor & Employment

It’s not illegal to fire someone for being ‘too cute,’ Manhattan trial court rules

White-Collar Crime

Former BigLaw associate gets 5 years in $5M Ponzi scheme that bilked friends and relatives

White-Collar Crime

Disbarred securities lawyer gets 30 months, must pay $1.95M to IRS in tax case

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer who had two indictments against him dismissed seeks damages over ex-DA’s actions