In the long-running case over an upgrade that plaintiff lawyer Bonnie Sweeney says damaged music buyers to the tune of $350 million, judge says clashing experts should be heard by a jury.
A coalition that includes bookstores and publishers is opposing an Arizona law that criminalizes the sale, publication or display of nude photos or sexual images without the subject?s consent. They claim the law amounts to an unconstitutional muzzle on free speech rights.
Thanks in part to a deluge of dealmaking, gross revenue was up 4.3 percent and profits per equity partner were up 5.4 percent among global firms, though revenue per lawyer was flat. It's still a challenging environment out there.
Scott & Scott, Robins Kaplan and Robbins Geller didn't end up getting the billions in damages they were seeking in a class action alleging that private equity firms fixed the prices of leveraged buyouts. But you wouldn't know it from the bold attorneys fee request they made on Friday.
Graduates of Chicago law schools who claimed administrators duped them with exaggerated job-placement statistics have found no relief from an Illinois appeals court.
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.
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has lost its appeal of a case alleging that the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey paid some of its female attorneys far less than their male counterparts.
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