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  • Associate Salaries, Lawsuit of the Day

    Lawsuit of the Day: Associate Takes Firm to Court Over Deferred Pay

    Well, it’s about time. On April 13th, a small claims court in Florida will deal with a case where an associate is suing his former law firm over allegedly deferred compensation. Only $2,000 is at issue, but this is a battle of principle. The Daily Business Review (subscription) sets it up: The salary deferral imposed […]

    25 Comments / / Apr 8, 2010 at 12:45 PM
  • Gay, SCOTUS

    Gay Justice Could Be Coming

    When I first read this headline on the ABA Journal this morning, I became very excited: Poll Finds 55% Would Support Openly Gay Justice Gay Justice? How awesome! Justice is way too straight. Basic black letter laws and stuffy proceedings. It’d be far more exciting and visually interesting if Lady Justice was a little bit […]

    56 Comments / / Mar 30, 2010 at 1:23 PM