• Law Firm Mergers

    Law Firm Merger Mania: Seyfarth Shaw + Squire Sanders?

    Here is yet another rumor — somewhat better sourced than the Thacher Proffitt / King & Spalding rumor, but a rumor nonetheless — about a possible law firm merger. Word on the street is that Seyfarth Shaw is seeking a merger partner. This should not come as a shock, since Seyfarth has been stumbling a […]

    81 Comments / / Sep 23, 2008 at 4:52 PM
  • Bad Ideas, State Judges

    And you thought you were having a crappy day…

    We like the occasional poo-poo joke here at ATL, but we’re torn between amusement and disgust in the case of Cornell Tyler, 37, who is being tried for murder in Markham Courthouse in Illinois. His actions give new meaning to Freud’s anal-sadistic phase. Tyler used sandwich bags from lunch to create excrement bombs on Thursday. […]

    4 Comments / / Sep 23, 2008 at 4:18 PM