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Biglaw, Small Law Firms, Solo Practitioners

Law Firm Life Is Terrible For Your Health

A new study on white-collar workers is a treasure trove of bad news for lawyers.

22 Comments / / Nov 24, 2015 at 3:01 PM
  • Blackberry-Crackberry, Intellectual Property, Patents

    Time for Treo Owners to Fret

    During the long-running patent litigation between NTP and Research in Motion, Blackberry uses periodically had to confront the possibility of having their happily vibrating devices rendered useless. Such an apocalyptic scenario was averted when RIM settled with NTP — for the handsome sum of $612.5 million (of which $200 million wound up in the coffers […]

    0 Comments / / Nov 10, 2006 at 11:24 AM
  • Art, Cablevision, Deaths, Morning Docket, Murder, Options Backdating, War on Terror

    Morning Docket: 11.10.06

    * German citizen files state action to block sale of Picasso painting after federal action was dismissed earlier this week. [CNN] * Talk about court tv: Cablevision is involved in a little bit of litigation. [WSJ Law Blog] * Prosecutors file 12 murder counts in Reno Halloween hotel fire. [Reno Gazette-Journal] * Must not have […]

    0 Comments / / Nov 10, 2006 at 10:58 AM
  • Admin, Announcements

    Some Technical Difficulties: Issues With Our Email

    If you’ve tried emailing us lately, your message may have bounced back to you. We seem to be having some difficulties with our email. We’re not quite sure when these problems will be resolved (but they’re being investigated). In the meantime, we’ve set up a temporary email address that you can use to reach us […]

    0 Comments / / Nov 10, 2006 at 10:24 AM
  • Borat, Drinking, Pornography

    “Lexytime”: Let the Borat Litigation Begin

    A Borat lawsuit has been filed. But the plaintiff isn’t a Turkish “internet celebrity” with a dubious claim that he’s the “real” Borat. Plaintiffs are two frat boys who appeared in the movie. From TMZ (via Overlawyered): Two anonymous plaintiffs are suing 20th Century Fox and One America Productions, claiming members of their college fraternity […]

    1 Comment / / Nov 10, 2006 at 10:01 AM