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Holidays and Seasons, Shopping

Black Friday For Lawyers: Our Annual Attorney Holiday Gift Guide

Avoid the crowds and complete your Black Friday shopping from the comfort of your home or office — with a little help from your friends at Above the Law.

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  • Quote of the Day, Texas, Weirdness

    Legal Citation of the Day: Pointy Ears Under a Ten-Gallon Hat?

    Appropriately weighty principles guide our course. First, we recognize that police power draws from the credo that “the needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few.” Second, while this maxim rings utilitarian and Dickensian (not to mention Vulcan21), it is cabined by something contrarian and Texan: distrust of intrusive government and a belief […]

    21 Comments / / Oct 27, 2010 at 3:02 PM
  • Advertising, Shameless Plugs, This Is an Ad

    Thanks to This Week’s Advertisers

    Thanks to this week’s advertisers on Above the Law: American Express BarMax BMW Columbia Business School: EMBA Kinney Recruiting Lateral Link Lexis Nexis – Discovery Solutions Lexis Nexis – Law Firm Marketing Products Lexis Nexis – RLS Specialized Law Lexis Nexis – Search Advantage & Hosted Litigation Mercedes-Benz Thomson Reuters WestlawNext If you’re interested in […]

    / Oct 27, 2010 at 2:41 PM
  • Attorney Misconduct, Legal Ethics, Politics

    Joe Miller: Now an Admitted Liar

    When we included Republican Senate candidate Joe Miller in our gallery of most disgraceful Yale Law School graduates, we admitted that his scandals were trivial in comparison to some other people on the list. But now maybe Miller will be a worthy contender. Newly released documents contain an email where Miller admits to lying about […]

    54 Comments / / Oct 27, 2010 at 1:22 PM
  • John Edwards, Musical Chairs, Plaintiffs Firms, Washington Post

    Musical Chairs: Cate Edwards Follows in Her Father’s Footsteps

    No, she didn’t cheat on a cancer-stricken spouse through an affair with a trashy “videographer”; Cate Edwards, the daughter of John and Elizabeth Edwards, isn’t married. Rather, the 28-year-old Harvard Law graduate has become a plaintiffs’ lawyer, like her father before her. As reported today in the Washington Post’s Reliable Source column, Edwards recently became […]

    46 Comments / / Oct 27, 2010 at 12:20 PM