Featured

U.S. Bank Regulator Sharpens Teeth On Wells Fargo, Surprising Critics

Long accused of being too soft, a U.S. bank regulator has surprised its critics with tough treatment of scandal-ridden lender Wells Fargo, culminating on...

The Persecuted Rohingya Now Have Legal Protection, But Will It Amount...

On Thursday the internet in Kutupalong, a city-sized refugee camp in south-eastern Bangladesh, was switched back on for a few hours. The camp’s residents...

That Was Fast! Lawsuit Already Filed Over Friday’s Explosion in Houston

This aerial photo taken from video provided by KTRK-TV shows damage to buildings after an explosion in Houston on Friday, Jan. 24, 2020. A...

Judge Apologizes For ‘Deplorable’ Letters He Wrote To College Newspaper About...

A municipal court judge in Maumee, Ohio, is apologizing for two anti-gay letters to the editor he wrote as a student at Ohio State...

U.S. Justice Dept. Plans To Hold Meeting To Discuss Tech Industry...

The U.S. Justice Department is planning to hold a conference to discuss the future of a federal law which largely exempts online platforms from...

When Judges Don’t Know The Meaning Of Rape, There Is Little...

Harvey Weinstein is at last facing justice in a New York courtroom. As I hear in graphic detail the accounts of the women he...

Maintenance Tribunal is not an Eviction Tribunal: Punjab & Haryana HC...

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has struck down Clauses 1 to 3 of The Punjab Action Plan, 2014, which provided summary eviction Procedure...

Myanmar Must Prevent Genocide Of Rohingya, U.N. Court Rules

The International Court of Justice in The Hague has ordered Myanmar to prevent a genocide of the country's remaining Rohingya Muslims — the target...

Microsoft In-House Attorney to Serve as TikTok’s First Global General Counsel

An in-house attorney at Microsoft Corp. will become the first global general counsel of TikTok Inc. later this month, the company announced on Friday...

7th Circuit is aghast at ‘obduracy’ of Board of Immigration Appeals,...

The 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals at Chicago didn’t mince words in a Jan. 23 opinion chastising the Board of Immigration Appeals for...

J&J CEO Questioned Over Stock Sale Ahead Of Story On Asbestos...

Johnson & Johnson Chief Executive Alex Gorsky on Monday faced questions from plaintiffs lawyers over the timing of his sale of company stock, as...

Trump’s Most Baleful Legacy? The End Of Trust In Democracy And...

The charges against Donald Trump in his impeachment trial boil down to this: he tried to cheat his way to a second term, got...

Public Employment: Can Reservation Claims Be Considered Even If Caste Certificates...

The Supreme Court has observed that allowing the applicants to public posts to submit certificates in proof of their claim of reservation subsequent ...

Pharmaceutical Executive John Kapoor Sentenced To 66 Months In Prison In...

Former billionaire and pharmaceutical executive John Kapoor has been sentenced to five years and six months in prison. His sentencing is the culmination of...

Senior DOJ Political Appointee Apologizes To Court After Bar License Lapsed

“I was not aware of the lapse due to nonpayment of dues and did not intend to mislead the court,” Jeffrey Clark, head of...

DC Bar Considers Relaxing Its Already-Lenient Rules To Allow Nonlawyer Ownership...

The District of Columbia Bar is considering changes to its ethics rules that could allow external ownership of law firms, as well as businesses...

U.S. Republican Senator Murkowski Says Almost ‘Time’ To Decide On Additional...

Moderate U.S. Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski said on Monday she is curious about what former White House national security adviser John Bolton has to...

Longer Sentences Will Not Cut Crime, Say Prison Experts

Boris Johnson’s hardline approach to justice will not cut crime and will only pile pressure on overstretched prisons, expert campaigners have said, as research...

Allegations Of Police Atrocities Against Anti-CAA Protestors: Allahabad HC Asks UP...

he Allahabad High Court on Monday asked the state government to submit a report on allegations of police atrocities against anti-CAA protesters ...

Actress Annabella Sciorra Testifies That Harvey Weinstein Raped Her

Actress Annabella Sciorra took the stand Thursday in the criminal sex crimes trial of movie producer Harvey Weinstein. She is the first of six...

Chamber, ACLU, File Amicus Briefs in Pharmacies’ Opioid Petition

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Lawyers for Civil Justice and the American Civil Liberties Union filed proposed amicus briefs Friday in a petition before...

Lawyer Who Can’t Find Testators For Over 500 Wills Can’t Toss...

A New York lawyer who possesses more than 500 wills, many of them obtained by acquiring others’ law practices, can’t dispose of the documents...

Accuser Tells Jury That Harvey Weinstein Forced Oral Sex On Her

One of the women who former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein is charged with sexually assaulting told a jury on Monday that he forced oral...

Debt Repayment Orders Hit Record 1.15m In 2019

A record number of county court judgments were issued last year against individuals who fell into debt, double the level of eight years ago....

‘Freedom Of Speech Necessary For Success Of Democracy’: Mysuru Court Grants...

A Mysuru court on Monday granted anticipatory bail to students Nalini Balakumar and Mardevaiah Shivanna, who were booked for sedition for holding a ...

U.S. Won’t Hand Over American Diplomat’s Wife Wanted In Fatal U.K....

The State Department has rejected a request from London to hand over a U.S. diplomat's wife who fled the U.K. last year after she...

Could Bolton Be an Impeachment Witness? Here’s What the Lawyers Have...

Calls are increasing for the Senate to subpoena former national security adviser John Bolton to testify in the impeachment trial, after a bombshell report indicated...

Finance Law Prof Gets Probation For Not Paying Taxes After Being...

A bankruptcy and corporate finance law professor, who recently pleaded down his federal wire and mail fraud charges to a failure to pay taxes...

Bolton Manuscript Puts Republicans Under Pressure In Trump Impeachment Trial

President Donald Trump’s fellow Republicans in the U.S. Senate came under fresh pressure on Monday to allow witnesses and new documents in his impeachment...

Elderly Abuse Suspect Could Be Allowed To Starve Himself To Death,...

An elderly man who stopped eating after being accused of historical child sexual abuse could be allowed to starve himself to death, a judge...
908FansLike
1,168FollowersFollow
933FollowersFollow