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Is Punishment Dead in America? [Video]

Feb. 25, 2014 -- New York Law School Professor Robert Blecker discusses his new book entitled "The Death of Punishment: Searching for Justice among the Worst of the Worst." Harvard Law School's Laurence Tribe called the book...more

Weekly Brief: Are Scholarships a Bait-and-Switch For Law Students?  [Video]

Mar. 21 (Bloomberg Law) -- Bloomberg Law's Lee Pacchia runs through the legal news for the week. A new study shows an average of 69% of law students retain their scholarships after their first year. Also, we have a look at...more

No Daubert Hearing Equals $10 Million Error in 9th Circuit

No Daubert Hearing Equals $10 Million Error in 9th Circuit The U.S. Supreme Court isn’t the only judicial panel to wrestle with difficult Daubert questions lately. While the Supreme Court ponders the potential fate of...more

NJLAD Lawsuit Barred Once State Agency Adopted Finding Of EEOC, New Jersey Appellate Division Holds

In Cornacchiulo v. Alternate Investment Solutions, Inc., 2012 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 1415 (App. Div. June 19, 2012), the New Jersey Appellate Division dismissed an employee’s NJLAD discrimination suit because, having first...more

RED ALERT: The ABA Wants to Regulate Online Lawyer Marketing

The ABA is quietly gathering support to choke off lawyer marketing on the Internet. Lawyer Larry Bodine asks you and your colleagues to join him in stopping this effort to burden lawyer marketing on the internet with unneeded...more

Online Privacy Considerations (And Outrages) for Lawyers to Ponder

When I discuss my privacy concerns with people, frequently the response I get is "If you're not doing anything wrong, why do you care?" I'll tell ya why I care. Just because something's private doesn't mean it's bad or...more

For law firm salaries: bigger is better and men still make more

The 2009 breakdown of North Eastern United States law firm trends in hiring and salary. There are shocking numbers that still point to disparity that may have even changed for the worse. This article has statistics about...more

From Chattel to Justice

Tampa shareholder Sylvia H. Walbolt (Appellate Practice and Trial Support) and Tallahassee associate Andrew D. Manko (Appellate Practice and Trial Support) published an article, "From Chattel To Justice," as part of the...more

Breaking The Glass Ceiling With a Smile: A Triumph Over Sexism In Good Humor

When my daughter was born, I had the feeling that she might be in the first generation that saw quality for women. As she grew older, and her intelligence manifested itself, I thought that I was only half right. The half that...more

Pro Bono Offers Career Hope in Bleak Legal Market

The legal job market is not encouraging nowadays. But there is one thing aspiring lawyers and new lawyers can do to improve their chances of getting and keeping a job: pro bono. ...more

LivePerson Success Story

This case study documents how Pro Bono Net, a national nonprofit dedicated to increasing access to justice, uses live chat technology from LivePerson, Inc. to help pro bono attorneys and legal aid advocates assist underserved...more

Ethics & Websites

Las Vegas Lawyer Research on Websites & Ethics Ethics Opinions from state bars on website information solicitation & advertising of particular interest to personal injury attorneys...more

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