Trials & Litigation

White-Collar Crime

Law firm chief convicted in $13M loan-modification scheme, faces up to 70 years

Criminal Justice

5th Circuit ruling could mean freedom for ‘Angola 3’ inmate held in solitary for 40-plus years

Constitutional law

House finally sues over implementation of health-care law; what actions are challenged?

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer handcuffed at ATM sues police for alleged racial profiling

Government Law

County clerk fined $500 for using government Wi-Fi during his re-election campaign

Education Law

Lawyer taken off 14 cases after furor over trial claim that teen consented to sex with teacher

Trials & Litigation

Regulator fines utility $1.05M over emails lobbying for preferred administrative judge in rate case

Bar Associations

Fired California bar leader allegedly misled trustees, leaked report says

Media & Communications Law

Police put brakes on body-camera plan, citing records request; earlier dashcam suits were costly

Consumer Law

Suit smells something amiss with unscented deodorant

Trials & Litigation

Law students sue Harvard over its fossil fuel investments

Business of Law

New website uses crowdfunding to finance lawsuits

Labor & Employment

Sex harassment suit claims trial lawyer refined his techniques to avoid explicit job-for-sex offer

Tax Law

Tax attorney will accept Bitcoin payments, but won’t take digital currency on retainer

Government Law

Can Chicago deputize law firm to do city’s job? No, say companies sued in painkiller-marketing case

Corporate Law

Think tank sues Winstead for $1M, says firm helped CEO secretly settle with worker by promoting her

Legal Ethics

Client says lawyer hypnotized her into sex acts; emergency license suspension sought

Constitutional Law

9th Circuit says paroled sex offenders don’t have to provide their Web names and addresses to police

Criminal Justice

Alabama lawyer’s slaying was a contract killing, alleged go-between testifies

Verdicts & Settlements

Fired manager is awarded $186M in pregnancy bias suit against AutoZone