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Biglaw, Legal Ethics

Suspended Biglaw Partner Leaves Firm

Partner leaves Biglaw firm after court finds he provided false information.

18 Comments / / at 9:55 AM
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    Contests, Law Revue Video Contest

    Law Revue Video Contest 2015: The Finalists!

    Who are the finalists for this year’s Law Revue Video Contest? Check them out — and cast your vote!

    778 Comments / / Apr 27, 2015 at 5:29 PM
  • Supreme Court pretty Small

    Non-Sequiturs

    Non-Sequiturs: 04.27.15

    Supreme Court pretty Small* Nina Totenberg reviews past opinions to divine how the Court might rule on marriage equality. Or she could have pointed to Windsor and said, “That way.” [NPR]

    * The media attention focused on the two and a half hours of oral arguments over marriage equality coming this week have inspired some to ask just what goes into preparing an oral argument anyway? [Cincinnati Enquirer]

    * Loretta Lynch sworn in as Attorney General. So now the House finally knows which address to send frivolous subpoenas to. [USA Today]

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    * Nina Totenberg reviews past opinions to divine how the Court might rule on marriage equality. Or she could have pointed to Windsor and said, “That way.” [NPR]

    * The media attention focused on the two and a half hours of oral arguments over marriage equality coming this week have inspired some to ask just what goes into preparing an oral argument anyway? [Cincinnati Enquirer]

    * Loretta Lynch sworn in as Attorney General. So now the House finally knows which address to send frivolous subpoenas to. [USA Today]

    * What skills do you need to get hired as a lawyer? It’s a sign of the economy that “dad be managing partner” isn’t the top line. [Associate’s Mind]

    * The Fifth Circuit rules that the family of a teenager killed when a Border Patrol agent shot from the U.S. into Mexico cannot sue in U.S. courts. “The border agent’s lawyer said the opinion vindicated his client.” I mean… you killed someone in cold blood and got off on a ludicrous technicality, but yeah, “vindicated.” [Yahoo]

    * Richard Hsu chats with Bill Gross, Caltech Trustee and Chairman and Founder of Idealab[Hsu Untied]

    18 Comments / / Apr 27, 2015 at 5:00 PM
  • Hilary Bricken

    Contracts, Marijuana, Reality TV

    Budding 15 Minutes Of Fame? Reality TV Seeks Out Marijuana

    Any marijuana business thinking of signing up for the Real World of pot should think long and hard not only about putting their own legal rights at issue, but also about the reputation of the industry as a whole.

    / Apr 27, 2015 at 4:20 PM
  • Thanks, Davis Polk!

    Biglaw, Money, Partner Issues, Partner Profits, Rankings

    The 2015 Am Law 100: Revenues Rising, Profits Popping, And A New #1 Firm

    Who’s the new top firm by gross revenue, and what obscene new high did Wachtell Lipton profits hit last year?

    16 Comments / / Apr 27, 2015 at 3:53 PM