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Website of @BostonBar brings the content, the moody side of legal profession

This week, my family and I have the great good pleasure of being in Boston, Mass., as we deliver a child to college life. 366 more words

Legal Events

How Do They Find Out?

Confidential information was constantly being leaked to the media. My haiku of this day 20 years ago reflects the trial judge’s frustration.

This case is a sieve. 10 more words


Lawyer Faces Discipline For Representing Women

TORRINGTON, Conn. (AP) _ State officials want a Torrington lawyer disbarred for violating a ban on representing women.

The state Office of the Chief Disciplinary Counsel asked a state judge earlier this month to disbar Ira Mayo, saying he violated a recent court order by representing a woman in Litchfield Superior Court in July. 93 more words


Picking up, cleaning up...and saying goodbye

It is amazing “the stuff” we all accumulate in our lives in a year’s time. The closets and drawers swell, garages and basements become a little more cluttered, and that’s the way we roll. 825 more words

Reap the Benefits of a Bar Association

by Glenn Lau-Kee, New York Law Journal

August 18, 2014First, I was a law student for three years. Then I became a student of law for 37 years. 1,438 more words


The Department of Justice and the Louisiana Supreme Court Reach a Settlement Agreement

On Friday, August 15th, 2014, the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced that it had entered a settlement agreement with the Louisiana Supreme Court (the Court) under the Americans with Disabilities Act to protect the right of those with mental health disabilities applying for the bar to have equal access to the legal profession. 84 more words

Underhanded? Subterfuge? Moi? Never!

Intrigue, dirty tricks.

Both sides accuse the other.

Who can know the truth?


Anyone who followed the Simpson case proceedings, lo those 20 years ago, can surely remember the vitriol that was slung across the courtroom well by defense and prosecution attorneys. 29 more words