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Law Professor Catches Incorrect Law Used in Multiple Court Opinions

Law Professor Catches Incorrect Law Used in Multiple Court Opinions Summary: A law professor has noticed that the Second U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has copied and pasted an incorrect passage of law for inclusion in over twelve of its unpublished opinions. A California law professor has busted the Second…>read more

No Comment September 17, 2014

Thomas Boggs, Renowned Lobbyist and Attorney, Dies at 73

Thomas Boggs, Renowned Lobbyist and Attorney, Dies at 73 Summary: Thomas Boggs, a well-known attorney and lobbyist in the Washington, D.C. community, has passed away at 73 of an apparent heart attack. Thomas Hale Boggs Jr. died at his home in Chevy Chase, Maryland on Monday, USNews.com reports. The…>read more

No Comment September 16, 2014

Juror Removed from Jury After Judge Calls Trial “Stupid”

Juror Removed from Jury After Judge Calls Trial “Stupid” Summary: A federal judge from New York had to excuse a juror from a case after he realized the juror heard the judge tell another judge the case was “stupid.” The New York Daily News reports that Federal Judge Frederic…>read more

No Comment September 16, 2014

Choate Hall & Stewart, Foley Hoag Top of Summer Associates’ List

Choate Hall & Stewart, Foley Hoag Top of Summer Associates’ List Summary: The American Lawyer’s 2014 Summer Associates satisfaction survey reports that Choate Hall & Stewart received nearly perfect scores on all assessments by summer associates, and that Foley Hoag tied with Choate Hall for the Number 1 spot. Choate Hall…>read more

No Comment September 15, 2014

Several States Challenge Voting Restriction Laws

Several States Challenge Voting Restriction Laws Summary: Several lawsuits have been filed in federal courts by states as a result of the Supreme Court’s ruling on voter restriction laws last year. USA Today reports that the highest court in the country may be set to hear…>read more

No Comment September 12, 2014

Judge Rules Pistorius is Guilty of Culpable Homicide

Judge Rules Pistorius is Guilty of Culpable Homicide Summary: Olympian Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of culpable homicide, a South African court rules. Pistorius was found not guilty of murder on Thursday. Although a judge found Oscar Pistorius, 27, not guilty of the premeditated murder of his…>read more

No Comment September 12, 2014

Judge Rules Oscar Pistorius Not Guilty of Murder

Judge Rules Oscar Pistorius Not Guilty of Murder Summary: Oscar Pistorius, the Olympian who faced trial for the murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, was found not guilty in a South African court on Thursday. The proceedings will continue on Friday, and the judge noted that Pistorius was definitely negligent…>read more

No Comment September 11, 2014

Senator Elizabeth Warren Slams Banking Regulatory Agencies

Senator Elizabeth Warren Slams Banking Regulatory Agencies Summary: Senators criticized the Department of Justice and banking regulatory agencies for failing to take stern action against bankers whose actions contributed to the financial crisis. According to the Wall Street Journal, Senator Elizabeth Warren took the lead as legislators…>read more

No Comment September 10, 2014

Top 50 Firms Represent America’s Elite Trial Lawyers

Top 50 Firms Represent America’s Elite Trial Lawyers Summary: The National Law Journal and Law.com have created a list of the top 50 plaintiff’s law firms. It was a profitable year for plaintiffs’ attorneys and their clients, the National Law Journal Reports. Billions of dollars in recoveries were…>read more

No Comment September 10, 2014

Jill Pryor’s Nomination to Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals Confirmed

Jill Pryor’s Nomination to Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals Confirmed Summary: After a two-and-a-half year quest to obtain a seat on the bench of the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, Jill Pryor’s nomination was finally confirmed by the Senate on Monday. According to the Daily Report, the Senate voted 97-0…>read more

No Comment September 9, 2014

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The Imperial Irrigation District a public utility located in southeastern CA is seeking an Assistant Counsel, Energy to assist in the administration of District legal matters and provide legal advice ...