Jan 15, 2014 By: Keith Harris
“Exceedingly disturbing” actions taken by an attorney in connection with a couple’s Chapter 7 case while he was under a law license suspension has led a Texas bankruptcy judge to bar the lawyer from practicing before the court for at least two years.
Jan 15, 2014 By: Will Ashenmacher
This month, 2014 State Of The Legal Market report found that law firms seem unwilling to change their traditional ways of doing business, even as significant changes buffet the legal industry, and so risk being left behind.
Jan 15, 2014 By: John K. DiMugno
Courts in California and elsewhere have long recognized an implied common law duty on the part of liability insurers to protect their insureds against the risk of liability in excess of policy limits, even though the insurance contract contains no language imposing such a duty.
Jan 15, 2014 By: Ferd H. Mitchell
The four volumes of Methods of Practice by Mitchell and Mitchell (volumes 1 to 1C of Washington Practice) have been designed to expedite attorney access to and application of the entire Washington Practice series
Jan 15, 2014 By: Legal Solutions
Interrogatory requiring plaintiff to identify all of his relatives within fourth degree computed according to civil law was objectionable where there was…
Jan 14, 2014 By: Alan Gutterman
Rule 506 (17 C.F.R. § 230.506), which is part of the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Regulation D, provides issuers with the opportunity
Jan 14, 2014 By: Jeremy Byellin
If you thought New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s problems couldn’t get any worse, think again. The embattled governor is now facing a
Jan 14, 2014 By: Daniel Garrie
With the widespread permeation of advanced technology into our daily lives, it is inevitable that the products of those technologies, i.e., digital information, will make their way into the courtroom.
Jan 14, 2014 By: Patrick Johnson
Attorneys in small legal departments face additional challenges not faced by attorneys in large legal departments, which can be mitigated through the use of technology.
Jan 14, 2014 By: Ferd H. Mitchell
This is installment #26 in a continuing series of Access to Care Reports. During the fourth quarter (4Q) of 2013, operational issues