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Legal's Strategic Weapon: Technology

So Catch this…  Interesting read in Above the Law

Jeff Bennion wrote a post for ATL last week “When Biglaw Firms Choke on Their Own Resources”.   187 more words


Cooley law school confirms layoffs, but not numbers

By Debra Cassens Weiss
ABA Law Journal
Aug 18, 2014, 09:32 am CDT

Several faculty and staff members at the Michigan campuses at Western Michigan University Cooley Law School have learned of their impending layoffs as the law school deals with declining enrollment. 292 more words


VETERAN COP, SUNIL DUTTA, WARNS CITIZENS OF AMERICA-'If You Don't Want To Get Shot,' Shut Up -- Even If We're Violating Your Rights

Sunil Dutta is a 17-year veteran of the Los Angeles Police Department and adjunct instructor of homeland security at Colorado Technical University, has a suggestion for victims of police violence searching for someone to blame: Look in the mirror. 1,178 more words

Just Saying

We Are Above the Law Declares County Attorney

Source: PaulCraigRoberts.org, by Dr. Paul Craig Roberts

Habersham County, Georgia, the jurisdiction that allowed intentionally or through negligence a SWAT team to break into a home with violent force in the middle of the night and throw a stun grenade into a baby’s face sending him to a hospital for weeks where he was in life support, has ruled that it would be illegal for the county to pay the baby’s medical bills. 63 more words


My Latest Above the Law Column -- How Much Do Canadian Law Partners Make?

Here’s the link to my latest Above the Law column.  This week I take a look at how much top Canadian lawyers make.  Here’s a clue, it’s substantially less than their American counterparts.




Tories reject petition to ban Peerages for donors - More corruption


Tories reject petition to ban Peerages for donors

The e-petition submitted to the Government was a call to “Ban the practice of giving peerages in exchange for financial donations. 97 more words