895 ABA Journal In-house Counsel articles.
Author files defamation suit against Trump for denying he raped her
Author and advice columnist E. Jean Carroll has filed a lawsuit accusing President Donald Trump of defaming her when…
Nov 5, 2019 4:20 PM CST
Nov 4, 2019 11:47 AM CST
Oct 23, 2019 10:39 AM CDT
Client convicted of murdering his tax attorney
A former city council member in Cedar Lake, Indiana, was convicted of murder Wednesday for the fatal shooting of his tax attorney. Jurors…
Aug 29, 2019 4:38 PM CDT
Aug 29, 2019 10:20 AM CDT
A fired in-house lawyer may sue his former employer for breach of contract and violation of public policy, despite an ethics rule that “robustly protects” a client’s right to terminate a lawyer at any time, for any reason, the Washington Supreme Court has ruled in a 6-3 decision.
Jul 25, 2019 3:31 PM CDT
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May 7, 2019 1:26 PM CDT
The former general counsel of data analytics company ExlService Holdings has filed a lawsuit contending that she was marginalized, micromanaged and disrespected by the company’s overwhelmingly male leadership.
Apr 30, 2019 1:58 PM CDT
A senior in-house attorney in the New York office of LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton sued the company Tuesday for sexual harassment and retaliation.
In her complaint, Andowah Newton,…
Apr 25, 2019 12:18 PM CDT
A Florida Department of Corrections lawyer who made derogatory comments about black people on Facebook resigned Wednesday.
Eric Giunta, the department’s assistant general counsel since December 2017, wrote that…
Apr 25, 2019 9:16 AM CDT
The Hertz Corp. has sued its former general counsel and two other executives in an effort to claw back $70 million in incentive and severance pay for the group’s alleged…
Apr 12, 2019 12:03 PM CDT
Apr 10, 2019 1:20 PM CDT
Jeff Carr has been on a 40-year path of improving lawyer efficiency and effectiveness. “There’s an old saying that if you pay for service by the hour, you buy hours and not service,” he says. “And I still believe that very much.”
Mar 13, 2019 6:00 AM CDT
A federal appeals court has upheld all but $2.96 million of a nearly $11 million federal jury award obtained by a whistleblowing former general counsel of Bio-Rad Laboratories.
Feb 28, 2019 12:41 PM CST