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  • Biglaw, Lawyer Advertising

    Is Cravath Getting Soft?

    Consider the evidence, from the website of Cravath. We’re guessing this change was made a while ago, perhaps when Cravath overhauled its home page last June, but we didn’t notice it until a Cravath alum pointed it out to us just now. Let’s take a look….

    42 Comments / / Apr 19, 2011 at 10:28 AM
  • English Grammar and Usage, Reader Polls

    A Random Friday Poll: ‘Redline’ or ‘Blackline’?

    On Fridays, we like to poll our readership on random subjects. Often these reader polls relate to matters of style and usage. Past polls have covered such important topics as favorite email sign-offs and whether to use “pleaded” or “pled” in legal writing. Here’s today’s topic. It’s about what to call a version of a […]

    66 Comments / / Feb 22, 2008 at 11:00 AM