In-House Entertainment Attorney Jobs – Not All Song and Dance
In-House Entertainment Attorney Jobs – Not All Song and Dance
Academic Attorney Jobs: Protecting Educational Laws
Academic Attorney Jobs: Protecting Educational Laws
Investigation Into Sexual Harassment in Ohio State Marching Band Complete
Investigation Into Sexual Harassment in Ohio State Marching Band Compl...
Must See Political Ad That Features Honesty
Must See Political Ad That Features Honesty

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Victim in Lubbock Law Firm Slaying Identified as Steve Wallace

A slaying in the downtown law office of Shackelford, Hawkins & Searcy P.C. in Lubbock occurred on Wednesday, according to The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal. The victim has been identified as Steve Wallace. He was found on the floor of the law… >read more

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Investigation Into Sexual Harassment in Ohio State Marching Band Complete

Jonathan Waters, the marching band director at Ohio State University, has been fired by the school following a two-month investigation that discovered “serious cultural issues and an environment conducive to sexual harassment” among the students, according to USA Today and… >read more

No Comment July 24, 2014
Botched Execution in Arizona of Joseph Wood Prompts Investigation

An outside review of the “horrifically botched execution” of a convicted double-murderer has been requested by the man’s lawyers, according to Reuters. The lethal injection occurred in Arizona on Wednesday night and it took the man two hours to die.… >read more

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DAILY CAREER ADVICE FROM OUR CEO A. HARRISON BARNES
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Noah, Floods, Creative Destruction and Your Career

Harrison Barnes | DATED: 07-24-2014

Change is the most beneficial thing that can happen to you; starting from scratch gives you the opportunity rebuild your life and career in the manner you see fit. You must find where there is upward movement and opportunities are being created, and ensure that your own structures and ways of operating are effective and relevant to you. Orient your life towards happiness and growth in everything you do.

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Florida’s GrayRobinson Adds New Practice Group to Handle Marijuana Issues

Even before any conclusion has been reached on Amendment 2 in Florida, or it has gone to the ballot, (November 2014), full service law firms are gearing up to tackle issues that may arise once the Florida Right to Medical Marijuana Initiative is passed. The approval of the proposal seems to be as much assured. The recent news is that Orlando-based GrayRobinson, one of Florida’s largest law firms has floated a new Regulated Products Practice Group anticipating demand of legal services in this grey area.

New Jersey Law Firm Sued By Paralegals for Overtime Pay

This week, the New Jersey Law Journal published the news of a law firm being sued in a collective action brought by paralegals for not paying for overtime. The news was interesting enough for the ABA Journal to pick up, because the law firm, in this case, is one that specializes in Fair Labor Standards Act.

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NEWS FROM LAYOFF WATCH
Layoffwatch

Don’t Leap Into Your Next Job

Date: 24-July-2014

Getting laid off is a psychological travesty. If you are married and have children, the strain can be unbearable, especially if your husband or wife has expectations that you are unable to meet. Intimacy is lost, respect is lost, and you will spend most of your time facing scowls and criticisms for unrelated peccadilloes. The […]  >read more

How to Encourage Yourself to Find the Right Job

Date: 17-July-2014

  With the necessary sense of loss over being laid off, we find ourselves in sinking sands. We took our situation for granted, found comfort in its regularity, and now that we are down and out, we might lack the skills to confidently face the challenge before us, that of finding a new job. Perhaps […]  >read more

LATERAL ATTORNEY REPORT

Know Your Coworkers Personally

Date: 24-July-2014

There is a sense in the business world that success is like water: keep swimming or you drown. If you let yourself grow content that makes you lazy and complacent; you cease to be competitive and you get picked over when promotions are being handed out. Only if you keep the competitor’s edge and elbow […]  >read more

Attorney Career Resources:: In-House Entertainment Attorney Jobs – Not All Song and Dance

The job of an in-house entertainment attorney may sound all fun and the chance to spend time with television and film artists, musicians and other celebrities, but it is a very demanding job. It requires deep understanding of how the […]

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NY Ethics Panel Approves 90-Day Pre-Election Blackout in Public Service Announcements

July 23 ,2014