Morning Docket

Morning Docket: 02.24.15

Mary Jo White

Mary Jo White

* Mary Jo White’s sizable net worth is causing sizable headaches over at the SEC. [DealBook / New York Times]

* If you work at a law firm and take way too long to perform simple tasks in Microsoft Word or Excel, shape up: a new test, developed by former in-house lawyer Casey Flaherty, could expose your weaknesses — and lead to your work being discounted. [Capital Business / Washington Post]

* More from Howard Bashman about the misadventures of Howard Shipley, the Foley & Lardner partner who might get spanked by SCOTUS for a bizarre filing. [How Appealing]

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13 Comments / / Feb 24, 2015 at 9:22 AM

Non-Sequiturs, Social Media

Non-Sequiturs: 02.23.15

Jodi Arias

Jodi Arias

* Two jurors excused in the Jodi Arias sentencing retrial. Those were the lucky ones who were able to never have to hear about this case again. [KFYI]

* After handing down their latest law school rankings, NLJ also talked with hiring partners about getting hired. [National Law Journal]

* Louisiana. Never stop being you. Longest sitting judge in the state temporarily removed from post pending investigation. [Times-Picayune]

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5 Comments / / Feb 23, 2015 at 5:36 PM