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- ABA Journal

Law by the Numb#rs

More summer associates got job offers in 2015

Bar Associations

Blocked by Cuban officials, planned Havana meeting of global bar group suddenly shifts to Miami

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

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court ruled for postal worker in dispute over time limit for constructive discharge claim

Trials & Litigation

Judge acquits police officer on all charges in case over arrestee Freddie Gray’s death

Civil Procedure

GOP lawmakers outside challenged congressional district have no standing in appeal, SCOTUS says

Trials & Litigation

Man held hostage by 3 jail escapees sues for share of $200K in reward money

U.S. Supreme Court

SCOTUS rules for black man who claimed prosecutors eliminated blacks from jury on basis of race

Constitutional Law

Oklahoma governor vetoes bill that made it a felony to perform abortions

Law Practice Management

Suit claims firm charged client a higher billing rate than credited internally, affecting bonuses

Asked and Answered

How well do people actually know their Miranda rights? (podcast)


New Arizona law expands state supreme court; governor denies court packing

Legal Ethics

‘Super lawyers’ and ‘rising stars’ are warned about accolade advertising

Consumer Law

Litigation over ‘Made in USA’ claims is on the upswing

Labor & Employment

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

Labor & Employment

Police union sues LAPD chief, alleging he encourages review board to discipline officers

Government Law

Congress investigating state AGs for Exxon Mobil climate-change subpoenas

Civil Rights

SPLC sues Florida county for sending immigrant minors to ESL classes instead of high school

Criminal Justice

Lawyer for former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle asks 7th Circuit for reduced sentence