Real Estate & Property Law

Government Law

Chicago poised to adopt regulation of Airbnb and similar home-rental listing sites

Trials & Litigation

FTC sues 2 law firms over claimed mortgage-rescue scheme that cost clients $15M in 2014

Real Estate & Property Law

9th Circuit OKs legal fees in failed suit over school bus converted to look like Spanish galleon

Constitutional Law

Do veggies get equal protection? Couple cites Constitution, seeks to uproot front-garden ban

Internet Law

San Francisco mulls fining, prosecuting home-share sites like Airbnb for listing unregistered units

Business of Law

Anderson Kill adds 10-attorney firm known for representation of HOA boards

Contracts

Telling tenants to ‘friend’ landlord Facebook page in 5 days or lose lease was mistake, lawyer says

Features

Contentious battles between couples over frozen embryos raise legal and ethical dilemmas

Real Estate and Property Law

Longtime lawyer pleads guilty in $33.6M real-estate fraud involving bogus court filings

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer is charged with stealing $587K from estate of deceased ‘kung fu’ judge

Real Estate & Property Law

Suit claims timeshare sales by Marriott Vacation Club are a racketeering scheme

Environmental Law

New Mexico sues EPA, seeking cleanup of toxic mine spill and damages

Trials & Litigation

No liability for movie theater owner in Colorado movie massacre, jury decides

Trials & Litigation

Lewis Brisbois sues developer of building destroyed by arson, seeks damages for forced office move

Second Amendment

Second Amendment includes right to buy and sell arms, 9th Circuit says in zoning case

Trials & Litigation

These states have the best and worst civil access to justice

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer admits role in ‘judicial subpoena’ for witness questionnaires, pleads guilty to misdemeanor

Real Estate & Property Law

First trial of movie theater owner over mass shooting at Batman premiere begins in Colorado

Trials & Litigation

Top Boies Schiller litigator sues his mother for defamation

Civil Rights

23 Seattle landlords charged with discriminating against tenants with rent vouchers, disabilities