New York

Law Schools

Law student kicked out of one school gets a second chance at another

Law Firms

Partners to dissolve litigation boutique after 35-year run instead of signing new lease

Law Practice Management

Paul Hastings to put junior lawyers in cubicles in NYC office, but they will at least have windows

White-Collar Crime

Prosecution says improper Dewey adjustments boosted revenue by 10 percent, assets by 1,000 percent

Trials & Litigation

Judge orders mom to repay son for keeping $5K bar mitzvah gift from grandma

Trials & Litigation

Estate of heiress who left hundreds of millions loses $4M legal battle with NYC hospital

Court Security

Witness attacks defendant in open court; see video of the altercation

Criminal Justice

NY man convicted of use of WMD in plot to kill Muslims


Divorce lawyers expect surge in clients after hackers dump data from Ashley Madison dating site

Constitutional Law

Mayor vows aggressive approach to restrict topless women in Times Square; is it constitutional?


Unflattering courtroom sketch of Tom Brady in Deflategate hearing goes viral

Copyright Law

On verge of damages award for Shakira song, judge reverses course due to new evidence

First Amendment

Company has free-speech right to make truthful statements about off-label use of drug, judge rules

Family Law

‘Gossip Girl’ actress in custody battle can’t keep kids in US, New York judge rules

Criminal Justice

Landlord faces misdemeanor charges for alleged illegal evictions

White-Collar Crime

Judge lied about claimed toilet-lid attack outside courthouse, jury finds

Civil Procedure

Associate’s detective work helps get case moved from New York to California

Entertainment & Sports Law

Family of driver fatally struck by NASCAR star Tony Stewart files wrongful death suit

Criminal Justice

Two construction supervisors and their companies are indicted in accidental death of worker

Trials & Litigation

Ex-associate settles lurid sex-harassment suit against law firm