32 ABA Journal Web Extras articles.
Aug 1, 2021 1:00 AM CDT
University of Oregon School of Law professor Mary Wood, a former hazardous waste lawyer, never foresaw that she would become a pioneer in climate change law. It wasn’t even an established practice area in 2005 when Hurricane Katrina—which many scientists attributed to global warming—changed the course of her life from more than 2,000 miles away.
Nov 1, 2019 4:00 AM CDT
Thanks to the #MeToo movement, conversations about sexual harassment are happening now with much more frequency, but respondents to a recent survey expressed serious doubt that recent news has created grass-roots effects.
Oct 1, 2018 12:10 AM CDT
The impact of the hurricanes over the island was not uniform, with some areas suffering extreme devastation. There was greater havoc in the eastern and central parts of the island, so many lawyers in those communities are still without power in their offices.
Feb 1, 2018 12:03 AM CST
Blogging continues to draw new practitioners into the legal community. The majority responding to an ABA Journal online survey has been blogging for five years or less.
Dec 1, 2017 12:09 AM CST
Philippe Sands, the author of East West Street: On the Origins of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity, was interviewed by James Podgers for the ABA Journal. Here is an edited transcript of that interview.
Sep 1, 2017 12:20 AM CDT
Oct 1, 2016 12:30 AM CDT
Sep 1, 2012 7:51 AM CDT
Aug 1, 2009 7:37 PM CDT
See “Lessig’s Lesson.”
Jun 2, 2009 3:10 AM CDT
Apr 2, 2009 12:40 AM CDT
Also see “Catch Me If You Can.”
How did Howard Kieffer pull off his alleged legal impersonation act?
Many say he may have taken…
Apr 1, 2009 4:57 PM CDT
2009 is the bicentennial of Abraham Lincoln’s birth, so it’s the perfect year to catch up on reading about what made him…
Feb 2, 2009 4:50 AM CST
See related feature “U.S. Lawyers Go for the Gold!”
China’s human rights record has prompted concerns for both Olympic participants and spectators, including…
Aug 1, 2008 1:00 PM CDT
Like any public building before the crowds come, the U.S. Supreme Court at 8 on a rainy March morning is quiet as a tomb. Two janitors holding Styrofoam coffee cups…
May 1, 2008 4:48 PM CDT