Verdicts & Settlements

Trials & Litigation

Ellen Pao loses discrimination case against Kleiner Perkins, then judge revives one claim

Criminal Justice

Jury recommends life sentence for woman convicted in granddaughter’s running death

Business of Law

Receiver appointed for law firm $10M in debt; loans taken out by partner before suicide contested

Evidence

Botched child-murder case gets tossed; mother jailed for 2 decades speaks out

Trials & Litigation

Appeals court says magistrate had power to hold former TV judge Joe Brown in contempt and jail him

Trials & Litigation

Judge calls $600K legal fee in fast-track $1.5M settlement for woman punched by cop ‘unconscionable’

Trials & Litigation

Retired judge could lose pension after pleading guilty to stealing cocaine evidence in his cases

Tax Law

IRS will refund $25K penalty imposed on medical marijuana business for paying taxes in cash

Trials & Litigation

Once on death row, man released after 39 years behind bars gets $1M for wrongful imprisonment

Trials & Litigation

Controversial arrest captured on video of UVA student follows an earlier case

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer and wife win $26M jury verdict; defendant cab company immediately files bankruptcy

Criminal Justice

Nude sunbather, 77, agrees to plea deal in case over his backyard practice

Constitutional Law

Two Florida judges dismiss 24,000 red-light camera tickets in one county

Injury & Accident Law

Documents show GM knew of ignition-switch issue, says plaintiff’s lawyer in leading case

Trials & Litigation

Are Lyft and Uber drivers employees? Juries will decide

Intellectual Property Law

Judge OKs guitar collector’s copyright suit over Toyota ad featuring B.B. King

Constitutional Law

California judge boots Orange County DA’s office from murder case because of withheld evidence

Criminal Justice

Paralegal takes plea in $600K law firm client theft; feds say he spent $550K on coin collection

Criminal Justice

Manslaughter case video shows actor Wyatt Russell running for life as train hurtles toward movie set

Copyright Law

Some lawyers see blurred lines in ‘Blurred Lines’ copyright verdict