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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
  • Advertising, Career Center, Layoffs, Salary Cuts, Shameless Plugs, This Is an Ad

    Career Center: Freezes and Cuts?

    Many associates are hoping that 2010 will bring an end to the layoffs, pay cuts and deferrals of 2009. But so far January has brought more of the same at several major law firms. This week, our ATL / Lateral Link survey asks whether you think your firm will institute more layoffs and pay cuts […]

    / Jan 20, 2010 at 11:14 AM
  • Layoffs, Partner Profits

    Cadwalader Profits Per Partner Are Up, Way Up

    Many associates are hoping that 2010 will bring an end to the layoffs, pay cuts and deferrals of 2009. But so far January has brought more of the same at several major law firms. This week, our ATL / Lateral Link survey asks whether you think your firm will institute more layoffs and pay cuts […]

    53 Comments / / Jan 20, 2010 at 10:02 AM
  • Morning Docket

    Morning Docket: 01.20.10

    * So Democrats, what do you have to show for your one (and only) year in total control of the government? [Fox News] * Have you sent in a clerkship application? Do you wonder if the judge even looked at it? [ABA Journal] * Judge distinguishes alleged David Letterman blackmailer from alleged Tiger Woods concubine. […]

    127 Comments / / Jan 20, 2010 at 8:59 AM
  • Entertainment Law

    ‘Bye, everybody, bye!': An End in Sight for the Conan-Leno-NBC Debacle?

    For the first time in a while, insomniacs are tuning into a late night show that doesn’t star Jon Stewart or Stephen Colbert. Everyone loves a good fight. The Jay Leno, Conan O’Brien, and NBC squabble may be more entertaining than Triumph the Insult Comic Dog. David Letterman and Jimmy Kimmel have both knocked Leno. […]

    45 Comments / / Jan 19, 2010 at 6:24 PM
  • Non-Sequiturs

    Non-Sequiturs: 01.19.10

    * One can only hope that Nicolas Cage’s financial troubles are behind him and he will therefore stop making absolutely terrible, stab-out-your-eyes-with-a-spoon-because-it-will-hurt-more, bad movies. [Going Concern] * Be nice to your career services professionals. They’re caught between many masters. [Lawyerist] * Phone interview tips. Whenever I conduct a phone interview, I always give my dog […]

    14 Comments / / Jan 19, 2010 at 5:45 PM
  • Biglaw, Media and Journalism, New York Times, Shameless Plugs

    The Bloom Is Off the Biglaw Rose

    Legal blogs and trade publications have been writing about “The Death of Big Law” for months. But now it’s official. The patient has been pronounced dead by no less an authority than the New York Times. Who needs the fat lady to sing when the Gray Lady has spoken? First, a quick caveat. Obviously Biglaw […]

    121 Comments / / Jan 18, 2010 at 5:54 PM
  • Asians, Crime, Guns / Firearms, Law Schools, Violence

    Temple Third-Year Law Student Suspected in Shooting

    Many law students these days are angry and frustrated. If the allegations are true, one has resorted to gun violence (and not just against his casebooks). From Philadelphia’s Fox 29: A Virginia man is in custody after a weekend shooting in front of Fox 29’s studio in Philadelphia that was caught on camera. Temple University […]

    435 Comments / / Jan 18, 2010 at 12:48 PM
  • Morning Docket

    Morning Docket: 01.18.10

    * The Obama administration extends temporary protected status to Haitian immigrants (a possibility that we discussed here). [New York Times] * The Massachusetts Senate race between two lawyers, state attorney general Martha Coakley (B.U. Law) and state senator Scott Brown (B.C. Law.), is too close to call; Obama takes the stump for Coakley. [Boston Globe; […]

    29 Comments / / Jan 18, 2010 at 11:02 AM
  • Admin, Civil Rights, Holidays and Seasons, Public Interest

    Happy Martin Luther King Jr. Day!

    Today we remember the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the pioneering civil rights leader. Dr. King’s birthday was actually on January 15th, but the holiday is observed on the third Monday of January each year. If you’re not at work, we hope that you are enjoying the day off. If you are at […]

    79 Comments / / Jan 18, 2010 at 9:23 AM