Trials & Litigation

Constitutional Law

ABA urges 11th Circuit to reconsider ban on gun-safety counseling by physicians

Legal Ethics

Referee: Disbar all 3 lawyers who ‘maliciously’ set up opposing trial counsel for DUI arrest

Securities Law

Former Dole general counsel and CEO found liable for $148M for undervalued buyout

Judiciary

Appeals court chides judge who asked if domestic violence victim and defendant ‘get it on’

Celebrities

Former TV judge goes to jail: Contempt term went from 1 day to 5 days as Joe Brown kept talking

Consumer Law

StarKist settlement offers a bonanza for tuna lovers: $25 refund or $50 in tuna

Constitutional Law

Can cop have 0INK as his vanity plate? Top state court mulls First Amendment case

U.S. Supreme Court

Should stock traders watch Supreme Court decisions? Research shows $140 billion benefit

Government Law

6th Circuit nixes stay for clerk appealing federal court order requiring her to perform marriages

White-Collar Crime

Prosecution says improper Dewey adjustments boosted revenue by 10 percent, assets by 1,000 percent

Trials & Litigation

Judge orders mom to repay son for keeping $5K bar mitzvah gift from grandma

Law Firms

Former Ropes associate loses bias and retaliation appeal that cited information passed to blog

Product Liability Law

Lawsuit calls keyless ignition system a deadly defect in millions of vehicles

Trials & Litigation

Estate of heiress who left hundreds of millions loses $4M legal battle with NYC hospital

Verdicts & Settlements

Lead paint victims sell structured settlements for pennies on the dollar

Criminal Justice

Shooter James Holmes gets 12 life terms plus 3,318 years in Batman movie massacre

Entertainment & Sports Law

3rd Circuit rejects NJ’s attempt to get around federal ban on sports betting

Constitutional Law

9th Circuit says lack of staff doesn’t justify 5-point shackling of inmates in federal court

Intellectual Property Law

Chicken sandwich can’t be copyrighted, federal appeals court rules

Law Firms

Lawyer’s husband pleads guilty in scheme to bilk the BigLaw firms where she worked