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Trump Delivers Nearly 200-Word Diatribe About Mueller Investigation, Says Nothing Much

The president is trying (and failing?) to come to grips with the results of the yet-to-be released Mueller probe.
Tags: Government, Donald Trump, Maria Bartiromo, Mueller Probe, Quote of the Day, Robert Mueller, Rod Rosenstein


Clarence Thomas Speaks For The First Time In 3 Years

It took a stunning racial discrimination case for the justice to ask a question from the bench.
Tags: Supreme Court, Law, Courts, Quote Of The Day, Clarence Thomas


Advice From The Lottery Lawyer On What To Do If You Win The Lottery

The Powerball jackpot is currently at $550 million. You're going to need a lawyer if you win.
Tags: Money, Law, Uncategorized, Lottery, Biglaw, Quote Of The Day, Jason Kurland


The Reason Why Competition To Get Into Top Law Schools Is So Stiff

It's all about the jobs and the high salaries at the other end of the degree.
Tags: Law, Law Schools, Quote Of The Day, Law Students, Nora Demleitner


Plans For Potential Trans-Atlantic Biglaw Merger Seem To Be DOA

Wonder what happened between these firms...
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Quote Of The Day, Squire Patton Boggs, Law Firm Mergers, Addleshaw Goddard


Can You Get Away With Bribing Your Way Into Law School?

Of course you can, silly, and you won't have to go to jail over it.
Tags: Law, Law Schools, Quote Of The Day, Bribes, Law School Admissions, Anna Ivey




Sandra Day O’Connor Was No Fan Of Samuel Alito

The first woman on the Supreme Court was incredibly disillusioned with her successor.
Tags: Supreme Court, Law, Courts, Quote Of The Day, Samuel Alito, Sandra Day O'Connor, Evan Thomas, Walter Dellinger


What Would Law School Look Like In A World Without The U.S. News Rankings?

Things could be a whole lot better if lawyers weren't so obsessed with prestige.
Tags: Law, Law Schools, Quote Of The Day, Dan Rodriguez, U.S. News 2020 Law School Rankings


SCOTUS Laughter As A ‘Blood Sport’: When The Justices Aren’t Trying To Be Funny

It isn't for the sake of humor, it's actually a power grab.
Tags: Supreme Court, Law, Courts, Quote Of The Day, Law Professors, Tonja Jacobi, Matthew Sag




Now, THIS Is How You Build An Absolute Powerhouse Litigation Practice

The firm wants nothing but the best of the best.
Tags: Law, Quote Of The Day, Small Law Firms, Boutique Law Firms, Lateral Moves, John Pierce, Pierce Bainbridge


‘An American Hero’: One Of Trump’s Former Attorneys Praises Robert Mueller

At least he thinks his former boss will be let off the hook -- for part of Mueller's investigation.
Tags: Law, Government, Donald Trump, Trump, Quote Of The Day, Mueller, Ty Cobb, Robert Mueller, Russia Probe


Biglaw Firm Sanctioned Over ‘Willful Disobedience’ Of Court

The Biglaw firm's representation of a porn studio/copyright troll has landed them in trouble with a federal judge... again.
Tags: Technology, Law, Copyright, Intellectual Property, Biglaw, Quote Of The Day, Fox Rothschild, Carolyn Delaney, Strike 3, Lincoln Bandlow


Oh Great, Brett Kavanaugh Is Becoming Even More Of An Originalist

Justice Kavanaugh doesn't seem to care much about case law.
Tags: Supreme Court, Law, Courts, Quote Of The Day, Kavanaugh, Brett Kavanaugh, Nina Varsava, Originalist


Biglaw Lawyer Layoffs — 10,000 Of Them — Could Be Just Around The Corner

Which lawyers are most vulnerable to layoffs?
Tags: Layoffs, Law, Recession, Biglaw, Quote Of The Day, Hugh A. Simons


Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Epic Oscar Night Shout Out By The Mother Of Dragons

Hollywood's biggest night had something for legal nerds too.
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Law, Game Of Thrones, Oscars, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Quote Of The Day, Dragons


A New Proposal To Ensure That Going To Law School Actually Helps You Get A Job

That's one way to crack down on accreditation standards.
Tags: Jobs, Law, Law Schools, Quote Of The Day, Law School Accreditation, Scott Norburg


Ruth Bader Ginsburg Is Back To Work And Better Than Ever

RBG wrote the opinion in a civil asset forfeiture case.
Tags: Law, Courts, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Quote Of The Day, Civil Asset Forfeiture, RBG


State Bar Examiners Do Away With Mental Health Question On Bar Exam Application

This is an important change that will eliminate a barrier to mental health treatment.
Tags: Law, Virginia, Mental Health, Law Schools, Quote Of The Day, Bar Exams, Catherine Woodcock


Kamala Harris Has Smoked Weed And Wants To Legalize It

'I think it gives a lot of people joy and we need more joy in this world,' the presidential candidate said amid laughter.
Tags: Law, Government, Marijuana, Kamala Harris, Quote Of The Day, Election 2020


Awful Advice On How To Show Companies That Your Law Firm Is ‘Diverse’

Pushing all minority associates into the same practice area isn't a good look.
Tags: Law, Racism, Biglaw, Quote Of The Day, Partner Issues, Minority Issues, Vivia Chen, Labor / Employment, Diversity and Inclusion


Many Lawyers Will Be Getting Screwed This Tax Season

You can probably kiss that refund check you were hoping for goodbye.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Tax Law, Quote Of The Day, Ben Williams, Tax Refunds, Tax Cuts and Jobs Act




Advice On How To Make Partner At A Biglaw Firm From Someone Who Made The Jump

Being a good lawyer counts, but so does being nice.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Quote Of The Day, Partner Issues, Brandon Moseberry


Best Law School In The Country Finally Adds More Gender-Neutral Restrooms

Students lobbied for three years before these changes were made.
Tags: Law, Law Schools, Quote Of The Day, Yale Law School, The Jabot, Gender-Neutral Restrooms, Hannah Hussey



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