Lawyers must be wary of any communication with jurors in cases the lawyers are litigating. It is universally recognized that such contact is forbidden as it could sway or influence a juror’s decision-making, even unconsciously. But how attenuated can such contact be and still be considered to f
According to Law School Transparency, a non-profit organization founded in 2009 by two Vanderbilt Law School students, now attorneys, whose mission is “to make entry to the legal profession more transparent, affordable,
In a post argument SCOTUScast available on the Federalist Society website, Professor Richard Epstein discusses the case of
At Salon, Richard Posner has thoughts on law school, and how to fix it:
At the Wall Street Journal Law Blog, Jacob Gersham notes the “copyright clash [ ] heating up between the Ivy League publishers of The Bluebook and legal activists who are preparing
At the New York Business Divorce Blog, Peter Mahler rounds up the Top 10 Business Divorce Cases of 2015.
Can robots be lawyers? Some clients might say they wouldn’t notice the difference.
The US Commercial Space Launch Competitiveness Act has been signed into law. The landmark legislation includes in relevant part: