Practice Area Focus: Family Law

this month we will examine family law practice. This series provides best practices for establishing and maintaining your family law practice.

Business counselors need to be aware of the Federal Trade Commission regulation of advertising

October 31, 2014 by Alan Gutterman

Business counselors need to be in a position to remind clients about the scope of regulation of advertising activities by the Federal Trade Commission … Read More

No Knock. No Justice. No Peace.

October 31, 2014 by Stanley Rule

A no-knock search warrant authorizes members of law enforcement to enter premises without knocking and announcing their presence beforehand. … Read More

Selling yourself as a law firm associate

July 16, 2014 by Adam Gropper

There is no substitute for doing good work. However, to be a successful associate, you also have to take the time to thoughtfully highlight your accomplishments. … Read More

Parental Liability for the Online Conduct of Their Children

October 27, 2014 by Jeff Matsuura and Craig Blakeley

The topic of parental liability for the online conduct of their children is currently in a state of flux … Read More

Westlaw Journals weekly round-up

October 29, 2014 by Melissa Sachs

Some highlights from the past week’s litigation news headlines over at the Westlaw Journals blog include a ruling that New York can regulate American Indian tribes’ Internet lending, for now; the Texas Supreme Court directs another look at $3 million Ford settlement; P.F. Chang’s CGL insurer disputes coverage for data-breach; and British corporate lawyers speak on Delaware corporate law from their side of the Atlantic: Texas high court orders another appeals court look at $3 million Ford settlement: In its third ruling on the case, the Texas Supreme Court has ordered a state appellate court to again consider whether Ford … Read More

Can you build future rainmakers?

October 31, 2014 by Allan Colman

The answer is yes, as long as one is capable of distinguishing between a rainmaker and a client service partner. … Read More


Jack-O-Lanterns are festive

Halloween jack-o-lanterns are considered “festive articles”

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