Real Estate & Property Law

White-Collar Crime

Attorney charged with stealing $720K in escrow, plus $700K from secret sale of law-firm real estate

White-Collar Crime

Former ‘People’s Attorney’ radio host is convicted in $10M mortgage-fraud case

Real Estate & Property Law

Woman’s condo is sold at auction because of $95 overdue tax bill; she says she never received notice

White-Collar Crime

Former ‘People’s Attorney’ radio host is tried in $10M mortgage-fraud case over real estate closings

Government Law

Suburbs should plan how to encourage diversity to avoid Ferguson situation, say housing lawyers

U.S. Supreme Court

SCOTUS to consider whether housing discrimination claims can be based on disparate impact

Cover Story

Too Many Lawyers? Not Here. In rural America, lawyers are few and far between

Opening Statements

Real Property: Alabama attorney spends a year in Uganda helping to fight land grabs

Verdicts & Settlements

US will pay Navajo Nation $554M to settle suit claiming mismanagement of resources

Administrative Law

Uproar over Forest Service plan to require media to get permits to take wilderness photos

Real Estate & Property Law

Judge rules against billionaire in beach-rights case, says he can’t close access road without permit

Real Estate & Property Law

Owner of nearly completed home, challenged as too modern, wins in court

Criminal Justice

Nonprofit wants to buy home of slain lawyer to house trafficking victims

Real Estate & Property Law

Former managing partner embezzled $30M from law firm and affiliated title company, suit says

Law Firms

Defunct law firm must still pay for sublease in Manhattan, court rules

Trusts & Estates

Delaware is first state to adopt model law that says social media accounts can be inherited

Energy Law

Solar power towers are igniting birds in midair; wildlife protection groups are concerned

Real Estate & Property Law

Neighbor of chief federal prosecutor faces graffiti charge for tagging boundary fence

Law Firms

Suit claims boiler room operation recruited plaintiffs in alleged law firm mortgage rescue scam

Constitutional Law

Civil rights group sues Philly DA, says illegal civil forfeiture ‘machine’ helps fund office