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These days, people from all walks of life get tattoos. But in Columbus, Georgia, it was illegal to give them on Sundays, until recently. No one knows for sure what led to the law, but some suspect that it was what’s known as a “blue law,” a term for state and municipal regulations that prohibits commerce on Sundays, when lawmakers thought people should be in church.
Feb 24, 2020 3:35 PM CST
Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. has replaced a BakerHostetler partner accused of “shaking his behind” in front of the opposing counsel during a mediation last summer.
In a Feb. 20 Feb 24, 2020 2:30 PM CST
Ari Kaplan recently spoke with Jerry Ting, the CEO and co-founder of Evisort
, an artificial-intelligence-powered contract-analysis system based in San Mateo, California.
Feb 21, 2020 9:38 AM CST
A lawyer who made personal cash withdrawals from his lawyer trust account with an ATM card has been suspended for three years.
Feb 20, 2020 11:51 AM CST
Trump agrees he makes Barr’s job difficult but keeps tweeting
President Donald Trump acknowledged Tuesday that his tweets make U.S. Attorney General William Barr’s job more difficult, even as he…
Feb 19, 2020 4:28 PM CST
Less than three weeks after the online legal marketplace UpCounsel announced plans to shut down
, the company has announced that it will continue operations after all.
Feb 19, 2020 3:19 PM CST
The bankruptcy trustee for the dissolved Howrey law firm has lost another round in his bid to claw back profits from partners who took hourly matters with them to new law firms.
Feb 18, 2020 11:01 AM CST
A Kansas law firm that claimed that a competitor was inflating client recoveries in its advertising won’t be able to pursue its lawsuit.
Feb 18, 2020 10:37 AM CST
A sanctions motion seeks the disqualification of a BakerHostetler partner defending Chevron in a discrimination suit because of alleged “abusive language and gestures” during a mediation in August 2019.
Feb 13, 2020 1:45 PM CST
Thomson Reuters unveiled a new feature in Westlaw Edge on Wednesday that uses artificial intelligence to provide a variety of information about federal legislation, including predictions about a bill’s likelihood of passage.
Feb 12, 2020 3:54 PM CST
Two lawyers who handle malpractice cases are pointing to two possible reasons why BigLaw is facing increasing malpractice risks.
Feb 12, 2020 11:46 AM CST
Recent partner defections at Boies Schiller Flexner are a sign of the firm’s natural evolution, according to one of the law firm’s new managing partners, Nicholas Gravante.
Feb 12, 2020 10:46 AM CST
Two law firms are grappling with the effects of recent cyber intrusions.
Feb 12, 2020 10:09 AM CST
An Ohio lawyer has filed a lawsuit alleging that the Beasley Allen
law firm and one of its partners published a book on whistleblower law that copies information from his own treatise.
Feb 10, 2020 2:05 PM CST
Three ABA members could see a portion of their student loan debt paid off through a new partnership between the ABA and SoFi.
Feb 10, 2020 10:18 AM CST
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