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Biglaw Firm Sued By A Fortune 500 (Former) Client

Big deals have big consequences when things go wrong. (Note the UPDATE: comment from the firm.) Read more »
24 Comments / / Jul 30, 2015 at 2:31 PM
  • Non-Sequiturs

    Non-Sequiturs: 04.21.09

    * Justice Breyer: boxers or briefs? If the other kids like to “stick things in [your] underwear,” it’s only because they want you to sit on the Supreme Court someday. [Washington Briefs (hehe) via UTR] * ATL’s Elie Mystal will be participating in a panel discussion on the internet as a new business networking tool, […]

    43 Comments / / Apr 21, 2009 at 5:16 PM
  • Uncategorized

    UC Irvine School of Law Claims ‘Most Selective’ Status

    In October, we reported that the new law school at UC Irvine would be offering a full scholarship to students who enrolled for the fall 2009 semester. It looks like the strategy paid off. The school received 2,741 applications for 68 positions. According to the school’s press release, that makes UC Irvine School of Law […]

    97 Comments / / Apr 20, 2009 at 6:57 PM
  • Non-Sequiturs

    Non-Sequiturs: 04.20.09

    * The new UCLA LL.M. program could make heads explode. [The Legal Satyricon] * Two-thirds of Americans support federal legal aid for poor people. If this catches on, the new fourth year of law school (between graduation and being allowed to start at your Biglaw firm) might net some extra money. And there’s something in […]

    16 Comments / / Apr 20, 2009 at 5:30 PM
  • Salary Cuts

    Salary Cut Watch: Baker McKenzie Brings Salary Cuts into the Vault Top 50

    So far, salary cuts have been localized to mid-sized and regional firms. But it appears Baker & McKenzie has become the first national firm to slash associate salaries. A tipster reports that associate salaries have been cut between 10% and 25% for some associates at the firm. As we understand it, associates are receiving individualized […]

    162 Comments / / Apr 20, 2009 at 4:48 PM