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Mixed Results in Acquitted Rape Suspect’s Online Defamation Case

Rulings on an attorney’s complaint against online media outlets for reporting on sex charges against him present a mixed bag.  In Huon v. Breaking Media et al., … 542 more words

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Davis Polk ups bonus ante for midlevel associates by $10K as more firms follow Simpson's lead

By: Martha Neil

In another sign of an improved economy for BigLaw firms, an unlikely market leader has upped the ante for end-of-year bonuses paid to associate attorneys.Although the starting and end points of the latest bonus schedule matches the $15,000 to $100,000 Simpson Thacher & Bartlett benchmark, Davis Polk & Wardwell is adding another $10,000 to the sum midlevel associates will get, Above the Lawreports. 133 more words

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