Trials & Litigation

Securities Law

Ex-Wilson Sonsini worker who ignored ‘wake-up call’ insider-trade case gets 2 years

Constitutional Law

Man charged for claimed Facebook threat to storm courthouse over felony-murder trial

Trials & Litigation

3 UVa grads sue Rolling Stone over discredited fraternity-rape story

Constitutional Law

Murder defendant had to choose between desired lawyer and speedy trial

Criminal Justice

Murder case against cop over fatal traffic stop ‘absolutely unwarranted,’ his lawyer says

U.S. Supreme Court

Ban life-without-parole sentences for juveniles retroactively, ABA urges SCOTUS

Legal Technology

Is file-sharing software the solution to evidence ‘blame game’ in DA’s office?

Criminal Justice

White police officer faces murder case in shooting of black motorist in license-plate traffic stop

White-Collar Crime

Disbarred attorney charged with using another lawyer’s name in traffic-court case

Animal Law

9th Circuit rejects widow’s suit over fatal mountain goat attack in national park

Trials & Litigation

Suspect is charged 30 years after fatal family-court-related attacks on judges, others

Tort Law

Woman fell from bed through 3rd-story window while sleeping, is now suing property manager for $230K

Copyright Law

‘Smoking gun’ evidence shows Happy Birthday lyrics are no longer protected by copyright, lawyers say

Legal Ethics

Former prosecutor is suspended for demeaning remarks, false denial about snitch threat

Juries

NYU Law School will research decline in civil jury trials with $2M gift

Trials & Litigation

Accuser’s court filing blasts Cosby’s ‘media blitz’

Corporate Law

Merchants say lawyer should lose $32M fee award over alleged email contact with opposing counsel

Trials & Litigation

Judge blames ‘mindless digital interaction’ for juror texts during murder trial, OKs guilty verdict

Criminal Justice

Ferguson cops must face excessive force suit; plaintiff was charged for bleeding on their uniforms

Trials & Litigation

Man on probation in $2M Lego-focused theft faces new case after vacation near shopping centers