Real Estate & Property Law

Criminal Justice

Murder trial begins for demolition contractor in ‘apocalyptic’ building collapse

Business of Law

Real-estate law firm plans 150 layoffs, will close its title company

First Amendment

Are weeds protected by the First Amendment? Posner thinks not

Government Law

NYC to hire more lawyers, nearly double $34M budget to battle evictions

Trials & Litigation

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

Criminal Justice

Attorney and intern face murder case in fatal messenger bag dispute; counsel cites self-defense

Trials & Litigation

Once-convicted lawyer turns tables on feds, seeks $215K for defense fees in $52M mortgage-fraud case

White-Collar Crime

Indicted lawyer accused of stealing $6M from clients

Real Estate & Property Law

Judge dismisses suit over purple swing set said to violate HOA color regs

Criminal Justice

Once-secret brief filed by federal prosecutors details scheme to defraud Vegas HOAs

Government Law

Cited by animal control in dog dispute, couple responds with ‘douchebag’ yard sign

Real Estate & Property Law

Real estate agent takes plea in unusual adverse possession case; his lawyer says it should be civil

Criminal Justice

Landlord faces misdemeanor charges for alleged illegal evictions

Real Estate & Property Law

Mastermind gets 15 years in ‘mind-boggling’ scheme to fleece Vegas HOAs of millions

Appellate Practice

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

Tort Law

Woman fell from bed through 3rd-story window while sleeping, is now suing property manager for $230K


Mötley Crüe frontman settles suit over Facebook password

Religious Law

Archdiocese seeks court order to end protesters’ 11-year vigil and close down deconsecrated church


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

Elder Law

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