Thought leaders from around the world contribute their perspectives on landmark cases, new legislation, and legal perspectives on new technologies, business practices, and civil procedure.
Benjamin Slater III
What are the keys to success in the courtroom?
Robert A. Clifford
Discovery has become more expansive in litigation, despite the fact that the vast majority of civil cases settle before trial.
Making A Murderer’s Dean Strang fights for the fair administration of criminal justice.
Ryan B. Bormaster
You don't need to go to court to handle a civil suit. Find out your alternative options.
Lizzie Fletcher was a star lawyer in Houston before defeating a nine-term incumbent to win a seat in Congress last November. What the much-lauded work she did in her first career teach her about how to succeed in this new one?
David B. Kempston
We actively participate with the client. As counselors, we shape, mold, and contour the case—but we don’t create facts.
Brian P. Rickert
In drafting contracts, one provision that must be considered for inclusion is the way disputes are resolved.
Briol & Benson
While Scott Benson and Mark Briol are different from one another, they’ve used their passions to help form a trial firm full of extraordinary attorneys.
Stann W. Givens
If you are currently going through a high net worth divorce, you need to take care to not let your emotions get the best of you and push you to make a potentially terrible decision that seriously affects your future.
David Raizman and Amber L. Roller
Whatever type of business or public accommodation you operate, you may want to have a policy or protocol in place to evaluate, on a case-by-case basis, any requests for complimentary admission for a PCA.
Fine, Kaplan and Black
Roberta Liebenberg discusses her first-of-its-kind empirical study.
Michelle V. Rafter
Judge Shira A. Scheindlin means it when she says social media is “totally disrupting the court system.”
Baltimore’s Rosie the Lawyer initiative offers high school girls an insider’s look at the law.
Arguedas, Cassman & Headley
Cris Arguedas on defending the accused.
It’s not just a matter of experience—often you need to look deeper than what's on the resume.
For success in any trial, jury selection and case framing are key.
Sean M. Cleary
The Purpose of Mediation in a Personal Injury Case
With all the advances in medical knowledge and experience, why are there so many medical errors and what can be done to reduce them?
Bone McAllester Norton
Five action areas that should be on the board's agenda now.
Thomas P. Kieselbach
A rundown of important workers' compensation cases in Minnesota over the past year.
Mariano Roca López
Limitations of the Spanish taxation system to effectively tax certain incomes.
Heather A. Owen
In fact, the representation of women and minorities in leadership positions has decreased over recent years.
Patricia Brown Holmes
What effect is California’s new law mandating more women in corporate boardrooms likely to have?
Ann E. Evanko and Katherine L. Wood
Can social change be sped up via legislation? A key provision of the recent tax-law overhaul, clearly written with #MeToo in mind, suggests it can.
Kelly S. Hughes
Obsessive-compulsive and anxiety disorders are far more common among lawyers than other professionals. It’s past time to address the problem.