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What to do when you disagree with your client

Jul 29, 2015 By: Jeremy Byellin

What do you do when you have a moral or ethical disagreement with your client or his or her case?

You aren’t responsible for fencing in ducks that happen to use your pond

Jul 29, 2015 By: Legal Solutions

You aren’t responsible for fencing in ducks that happen to use your pond

$2.1M to Estate for Driver’s Death Related to Police Vehicular Pursuit of Crime Suspect

Jul 28, 2015 By: Jury Verdicts

Freeman, as Independent Administrator of Freeman, Estate of v. City of Chicago (Ill.Cir.Ct.) $2.1M to Estate for Driver’s Death Related to Police Vehicular Pursuit of Crime Suspect.

Ducks aren’t geese

Jul 28, 2015 By: Legal Solutions

Ducks aren’t geese

How to Become Powerfully Social to Ignite a Noticeable Spark in Your Legal Practice

Jul 27, 2015 By: Jayne E. Juvan

It’s 2015, and the financial crisis started more than seven years ago, but negativity about the legal industry still abounds.  Haven’t articles

The Fraught World of Social Media and Employee Privacy

Jul 27, 2015 By: Matthew Bodie

Social media is making the separation between the personal and the professional even more difficult.

United Nations Appoints Its First Privacy Advocate

Jul 27, 2015 By: Craig Blakeley

The UN Human Rights Council recently appointed its first dedicated privacy advocate, sending an important message about the importance of privacy rights.

Ducks are “wild birds”

Jul 27, 2015 By: Legal Solutions

Ducks are “wild birds”

Today in 1974: SCOTUS orders Nixon to release all subpoenaed tapes

Jul 24, 2015 By: Jeremy Byellin

On July 24, 1974, the Supreme Court ordered Nixon to comply with the subpoena that ordered the production of all tapes relating to the Watergate burglary.

You can’t accidentally attempt to escape from prison

Jul 24, 2015 By: Legal Solutions

You can’t accidentally attempt to escape from prison