Real Estate & Property Law

White-Collar Crime

Disbarred Illinois lawyer gets 57 months in mortgage-rescue fraud case

Trials & Litigation

Suit claims ‘Love It or List It’ overcharged homeowners and did shoddy rehab work

Legal Ethics

Lawyer accused of surreptitiously buying client’s property is hired as city attorney

Trusts & Estates

Sumner Redstone competency petition puts mogul’s law-grad granddaughter at odds with his daughter

Tax Law

Should you be itemizing your taxes? Tax law experts weigh in

Real Estate & Property Law

City official shoots down marketing plan of San Francisco man who lives in plywood box

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer sued for defamation over praise of rival real-estate broker wins at trial

Real Estate & Property Law

Couple must sue to evict stranger who moved into their vacant home

Consumer Law

Is more cemetery regulation needed? Lawsuit plaintiffs say answer is yes

Constitutional Law

Writ asks Florida’s top court to block assignment of senior judges ‘for unlimited periods of time’

Real Estate & Property Law

Top Texas court says city’s possession of stray dog didn’t end owner rights

Trials & Litigation

Punitive verdict for carbon monoxide poisoning was ‘excessive and arbitrary,’ 10th Circuit says

Bankruptcy Law

Former Dewey & LeBoeuf partners not liable for unpaid rent, judge rules

Civil Rights

Decades after Supreme Court OK’d interracial marriage, couple says RV park owner won’t rent to them

Real Estate & Property Law

Judge orders eviction of 100-year-old woman for causing commotion

Real Estate & Property Law

Blanket bans on renting to those convicted of a crime violate Fair Housing Act, feds tell landlords

Court Security

Thanks to tip, court security found 2-inch blade brought to court by defendant, authorities say

Bankruptcy Law

Defrauded builder claims convicted lawyer enjoys lavish lifestyle despite restitution order

Disability Law

Nearly evicted over urine leak on balcony, man files housing discrimination suit

Criminal Justice

Former BigLaw lawyer is accused of stealing $2M from elderly client in sham real-estate transaction