Real Estate & Property Law

U.S. Supreme Court

Scalia derides raisin program as ‘central planning’ in takings case

Bankruptcy Law

Federal judge jails ex-billionaire for contempt until he explains where $13.8M from resort sale went

Animal Law

Jury awards couple nearly $240K over neighbors’ barking dogs

Consumer Law

Bank didn’t tell widow she had mortgage insurance, even as home foreclosed

Government Law

New Mexico law ends civil forfeiture, bolsters innocent owner defense in criminal cases

Real Estate & Property Law

LA is rewriting law banning living in cars, after 9th Circuit rejected original ordinance

Animal Law

Woman faces new charges of animal neglect; cop wore gas mask to rescue kitten

Opening Statements

Chicago Cubs face a variety of lawsuits over Wrigley Field

Banking Law

Is time on homeowners’ side? Foreclosure case tossed without prejudice may not pause clock


Police can’t crack case of egg-attack on senior’s house despite intensive investigation

Real Estate & Property Law

One year after massive mudslide, owners of destroyed homes still trying to resolve mortgage issues

Legal Technology

Winning app at Hackcess to Justice New Orleans helps clients preserve evidence

White-Collar Crime

General counsel, 3 others federally convicted in conspiracy to fleece Las Vegas HOAs

Criminal Justice

Nude sunbather, 77, agrees to plea deal in case over his backyard practice

Consumer Law

Apartment owner axes controversial lease provision that allowed $10K fine for social media criticism

Real Estate & Property Law

Judge says man can’t smoke in his own home due to neighbor’s 2nd-hand smoke concerns

Real Estate & Property Law

Homeowners association OKs playhouse for sick girl, 6, after dad appeals to court of public opinion

Bankruptcy Law

Rent-stabilized lease can’t be sold to satisfy bankruptcy creditors, says 2nd Circuit


Chicago lawyer pieces together a missing couple’s story to obtain a court ruling that they died

Real Estate & Property Law

Lawmen swiftly solve case of missing log cabin; was its removal from homesite a crime?