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Median pay for new associates doesn’t budge from 2015

Home Daily News Median pay for new associates doesn’t budge… Lawyer Pay Posted Jun 02, 2017 08:00 am CDT By Debra Cassens Weiss Shutterstock Tweet Median pay for first-year associates is the same as it was two years ago—$135,000—according to … Continue reading

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Montana Supreme Court justice coins rhyming legal caveat for drug dealers

Home Daily News Montana Supreme Court justice coins rhyming… Judiciary Posted Jun 02, 2017 07:00 am CDT By Debra Cassens Weiss Montana Supreme Court Justice James Shea Tweet A Montana Supreme Court justice coined a legal caveat for drug dealers … Continue reading

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Jones Day lawyers received blanket ethics waiver to work in White House counsel’s office

Home Daily News Jones Day lawyers received blanket ethics… Law Firms Posted Jun 01, 2017 02:28 pm CDT By Debra Cassens Weiss Shutterstock Tweet White House counsel Donald McGahn and other former lawyers from Jones Day who are working with … Continue reading

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Womble Carlyle to merge with UK-based law firm Bond Dickinson

Home Daily News Womble Carlyle to merge with UK-based law… Law Firms Posted Jun 01, 2017 12:21 pm CDT By Debra Cassens Weiss Shutterstock Tweet Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice is merging with U.K.-based law firm Bond Dickinson. The new … Continue reading

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Vanderbilt law prof who taught Argentine LLM student backs his bid to take the bar exam

Home Daily News Vanderbilt law prof who taught Argentine… Bar Exam Posted Jun 01, 2017 11:41 am CDT By Debra Cassens Weiss Vanderbilt University law professor David Hudson. Tweet A case filed by an Argentine lawyer seeking to take the … Continue reading

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Yale isn’t No. 1 in alternate law school rankings

Home Daily News Yale isn’t No. 1 in alternate law school… Law Schools Posted Jun 01, 2017 10:57 am CDT By Debra Cassens Weiss Tweet Yale Law School is No. 1 in the rankings released in March by U.S. News … Continue reading

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New dates for LSAT released

Home Daily News New dates for LSAT released Posted Jun 01, 2017 10:55 am CDT By Stephanie Francis Ward Shutterstock Tweet The Law School Admissions Council, which recently announced that it was eliminating the limit on how many times could … Continue reading

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Federal judge is ‘sick and tired of lawyers from white-shoe law firms’ helping clients avoid charges

Home Daily News Federal judge is ‘sick and tired of lawyers… White Collar Crime Posted Jun 01, 2017 10:10 am CDT By Debra Cassens Weiss U.S. District Judge Nicholas Garaufis. Wikimedia Commons. Tweet A federal judge in Brooklyn, New York, … Continue reading

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ABA urges Supreme Court to hear case of Gitmo detainee held more than 15 years

Home Daily News ABA urges Supreme Court to hear case of Gitmo… U.S. Supreme Court Posted Jun 01, 2017 09:21 am CDT By Debra Cassens Weiss Shutterstock Tweet The ABA filed an amicus brief on Wednesday that urges the U.S. … Continue reading

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Chemerinsky: Racial gerrymandering can no longer be justified as proxy for party affiliation

Home Daily News Chemerinsky: Racial gerrymandering can no… U.S. Supreme Court Posted Jun 01, 2017 08:30 am CDT By Erwin Chemerinsky Erwin Chemerinsky Tweet Virtually every year, the U.S. Supreme Court has an important case concerning the use of race … Continue reading

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