Trusts & Estates

Trusts & Estates

Federal judge likens Anna Nicole Smith case to ‘Bleak House,’ says 20 years of litigation is enough

Trusts & Estates

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

Trials & Litigation

Chicago woman found dead in suitcase in Bali had received $840K in cruise line settlement

White Collar Crime

Disbarred NY lawyer admits embezzling $207K in trust funds

Entertainment & Sports Law

Clippers sale is completed as Donald Sterling files challenge with appeals court

Trials & Litigation

Suit says law firm removed estate administrator in effort to block $2M malpractice case

Obituaries

Real estate attorney’s handwritten will gives $800K to humane society for cat care

Legal Ethics

Top state court OKs probate judge’s removal from bench for overseeing cases involving friends

Legal Ethics

Arrest warrant issued for Connecticut lawyer after he failed to appear at disciplinary hearing

Blogging lawyer gets 30-day suspension for criticizing judge for ‘malfeasance’

Legal Technology

Lawyer seeks crowdfunding for online estate-planning game

Celebrities

Dispute over Mickey Rooney’s remains to be decided by Los Angeles judge

Trusts & Estates

Estate dispute caused by ‘E-Z Legal Form’ is a ‘cautionary tale,’ says justice

White-Collar Crime

Former Spector Gadon associate admits to $500K client theft, pleads guilty to wire fraud

White-Collar Crime

2 lawyers indicted for extortion, accused of using arrest threat to seek purported fees from client

Retirement

A comfortable retirement requires savvy financial housekeeping

Trusts & Estates

Former lawyer for deceased stage actress Julie Harris sues to invalidate her will

Trusts & Estates

Night nurse for reclusive heiress seeks piece of $300 million estate

Features

Road to retirement: Ways to make retirement anything but resignation

Elder Law

Onetime millionaire left destitute after guardianship litigation settles with law firm