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?
Linda A. Klein
Patricia Brown Holmes
Volunteer organizations are the lifeblood of the legal profession. Their model ought to be embraced by all.
John F. Hill
Tips for a jury trial preparation
Fine, Kaplan and Black
Roberta Liebenberg discusses her first-of-its-kind empirical study.
Kenneth R. Berman
How better preparation strategies produce more potent testimony
Students for Fair Admissions is challenging Harvard's policy of holistic admissions—and might change the future of affirmative action.
Lyle D. Larson
The untold story of “congestion charges.”
Campbell D. Barrett and Judge Lynda B. Munro
Every trial has the potential for an appeal. The likelihood of an appeal is enhanced when the judge has picked a clear winner and loser after a family bench trial.
Deborah Epstein Henry
A Fresh Twist on Innovation
The president of Ackert Inc. offers his insights on business development to Best Lawyers following the 2019 Legal Marketing Association Annual Conference.
There are reasons to hire an expert with 30-plus years of experience, but don't underestimate the skills of a first timer.
Charles B. McFarland
You must know the best questions to ask an attorney you are considering for your condemnation case.
Things to look for and things to avoid when choosing a medical expert for trial.
Morrison & Foerster
Jury trial won for the University of California Davis in—yes—a strawberry patent infringement case.
Lynn Kappelman and Dawn Solowey
While the trial team’s deep knowledge of the trial record is an important resource, if that team does not also have appellate experience, consider an appellate specialist to lead the next phase of the case.
Did you make it to LMA 2019? Read the Best Lawyers recap of this year's biggest takeaways.
More lawsuits mean more opportunities for expert witnesses in all industries and specialties.
Patricia Brown Holmes had a celebrated career long before she began defending Jussie Smollett.
Bradley L. Ortman
Last month, the DHS implemented a new rule to systematize its efforts to monitor social media use of intending immigrants and travelers to the United States.
Hera S. Arsen
Alexandra A. Bodnar
The case will now return to the district court to implement the settlement and begin the payout to retired players. More than 100 former players opted out of the class settlement, reserving the right to sue the NFL on their own.
Timothy C. Kamin
The NLRB will now permit a single bargaining unit to include employees who are solely employed by an employer along with other employees who are jointly employed by that employer and a staffing provider, all without the consent of either employer.
Divide and Conquer: Plaintiffs Need a Single Forum that Accommodates the Realities of Contemporary Economic Activity
David A. Mazie and David M. Estes
The growth of mass tort litigation tracks with industries’ shift to mass marketing and distribution of pharmaceutical and consumer products on a national scale.
Attorneys recognized by Best Lawyers can now position themselves as reliable industry resources.
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For success in any trial, jury selection and case framing are key.
Legal Uncertainty Permeates the Cannabis Industry