The National Security Agency's collection of data from the phone records of millions of Americans for use in terrorism investigations was defended by a government lawyer Tuesday as the legitimate and constitutional expression of the will of Congress.
The Ninth Circuit ruled Tuesday that manipulating user reviews amounts, at most, to "hard bargaining."
Halliburton Energy Services Inc. has agreed to pay more than $1 billion to settle civil claims for damages caused by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010.
The unanimous Second Circuit panel ruled that the federal government sufficiently made its case that certain images of the reputed 20th hijacker on Sept. 11 during his confinement at Guantanamo Bay should be kept secret under the national security exception to FOIA.
After creating a playbook for overturning public teacher tenure rules on one coast, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher has been sidelined on the other.
Three U.S. district judges and a U.S. magistrate participated in a roundtable discussion in Dallas, "Patent Law: Best Practices As Seen From The Bench."
Roberta Gelb, president of Chelsea Office Systems, talks about how trends such as cloud computing and bring your own device (BYOD) have law firms realizing the importance of training in the adoption of new technologies.
Eric Turkewitz, of The Turkewitz Law Firm and author of the New York Personal Injury Law Blog, offers dos and don'ts for first-time legal bloggers.
Attorney Daniel Cummins and staff reporter Ben Present discuss the emerging issue of social media law. In this installment, the two discuss the differences between Facebook and Twitter, and whether Twitter posts can be discoverable.
Ruling authored by Judge Stephen Reinhardt adds a wrinkle to bicoastal litigation.
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