The labor and employment firm is taking another step toward increasing associate efficiency by getting rid of the billable hour as an evaluative tool for measuring performance and awarding bonuses.
Jones Day's $3 million pets; Weil partner's legal woes; 3,000-hour billable requirement.
The former solicitor general was calmly making his case before the justices, and was about to shift to a new subject when Justice Antonin Scalia impatiently cut him off. "Could I interrupt before you get to that?" Scalia asked gruffly. "You don't take breaths between sentences. It makes it hard."
Google Inc., Microsoft Corp., Yahoo! Inc. and other technology companies have put new pressure on federal lawmakers to approve legislation intended to rein in National Security Agency surveillance practices as the full Senate prepares to take up the bill this week.
The former deputy director of the U.S. Office of Special Counsel is suing his former employer for information about a 2013 report that he claims contained “false and slanderous assertions of fact.”
A New Jersey appeals court has ruled that a woman who was injured when she was struck in the face with a baseball at her son's high school game cannot sue the local school board for failing to put up a protective fence.
Each year as classes of law students enter and exit our nation's legal institutions we are told the same thing: You are the future of the law. Well, the future is now.
Better get those release of liability clauses out of your company's background check forms.
All eyes are on the U.S. Department of Justice after last week's announcement that a St. Louis County grand jury declined to indict a police officer in the death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown.
ClearmanPrebeg files suit seeking $2.5 million from Houston lawyer Scott Clearman and the Clearman Law Firm.
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