633 ABA Journal Question of the Week articles.
Feb 7, 2019 3:00 PM CST
Jan 31, 2019 11:45 AM CST
Technology can be both a friend and a foe. Computers and phones keep us constantly connected, but they also distract from the physical world. Between scrolling through Twitter and checking…
Jan 24, 2019 2:31 PM CST
Martin Luther King Jr. is one of the most prominent faces of the American civil rights movement, having set the standard for nonviolent activism in an era of rampant racial…
Jan 17, 2019 1:30 PM CST
It’s no secret that the legal profession requires skill with the written word. But usually that ability is reserved for court motions and briefs—not novels.
In the January/February issue of…
Jan 9, 2019 12:35 PM CST
Jan 3, 2019 12:49 PM CST
The end of the year is traditionally a gift-giving time, whether it’s to celebrate the new year or religious holidays such as Hanukkah or Christmas. While you might feel confident…
Dec 19, 2018 3:42 PM CST
Every summer, the ABA Journal asks our readers to submit their favorite legal blogs and social media accounts as part of our annual Web 100 feature. We use a…
Dec 12, 2018 1:54 PM CST
Whether you’re listening to a voice message from a client, reading aloud a brief or consulting a colleague about a case, you’ve likely heard someone use a wrong word in a sentence—and it made you cringe.
Dec 5, 2018 3:59 PM CST
Earlier this month, the U.S. Supreme Court ruffled feathers with some proposed changes to its rules.
One of the biggest changes would be cutting the allowed length of reply…
Nov 28, 2018 5:00 PM CST
Our parents told us to count our blessings. Many people take that literally.
The gratitude journal is part of faith tradition and evidence-based health practice. In a 2008 experiment,…
Nov 20, 2018 5:00 PM CST
Some ABA members hear the call of political office, and several found success in 2018 midterm elections. They’ve even credited lessons learned through ABA experiences with helping them achieve their…
Nov 14, 2018 8:00 AM CST
Sometimes under stressful work situations, your brain is barraged by so many thoughts you feel blocked and stymied. And it’s not always easy to break out of that anxiety spiral…
Nov 8, 2018 12:17 PM CST
Oct 31, 2018 11:10 AM CDT
Standard pronunciation is a moving target. Lawyers are trained to mind precedent. These two ideas are likely to clash in court, or anywhere attorneys argue their positions.
Oct 24, 2018 11:30 AM CDT