New York

Labor & Employment

Sirius XM Radio pays $1.3M to settle suit over unpaid internships

Corporate Law

Rejected $79M AmEx settlement was ‘fatally tainted’ by lawyer’s conduct, judge rules

Entertainment & Sports Law

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

Animal Law

Judge denies habeas for chimps, suggests possible change in the future

Securities Law

Ex-Wilson Sonsini worker who ignored ‘wake-up call’ insider-trade case gets 2 years

Trials & Litigation

3 UVa grads sue Rolling Stone over discredited fraternity-rape story

Legal Ethics

Lawyer is suspended partly for his ‘racist, sexist, homophobic and offensive’ language

Corporate Law

Merchants say lawyer should lose $32M fee award over alleged email contact with opposing counsel

Trials & Litigation

Judge blames ‘mindless digital interaction’ for juror texts during murder trial, OKs guilty verdict

Bankruptcy Law

Law firm submits latest $40M bill in Madoff case, cites $553M recovery

Labor & Employment

Document review arguably ‘devoid of legal judgment,’ 2nd Circuit says, allowing wage suit to proceed

Trials & Litigation

Leading NY lawmaker lied to FBI about son’s law firm job; felony conviction puts his own job at risk

Evidence

Facebook lacks standing to challenge subpoenas of users’ info in disability case, appeals court says

Careers

Two months after his arrest, Cadwalader partner is no longer with the law firm

Law Firms

Reed Smith practice leader leaps to Cooley in four-partner group

Careers

We want to be the best, so we don’t hire Ivy League law grads, says small-firm chief

Internet Law

Lawyer is entitled to only $100 for ex-client’s post on Ripoff Report, appeals court says

Legal Ethics

‘Soaring rhetoric’ doesn’t save Jacoby’s suit challenging ban on outside ownership in law firms

Trials & Litigation

Lawmaker’s son hired despite ‘acting like a clown’ at firm party, witness testifies at trial

Elder Law

Firm leader faces ‘preposterous’ grand larceny case in removal of cameras outside home of client, 93