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Judiciary

Hurricane Maria shuts down federal courthouses; Sotomayor can’t reach some family members

Immigration Law

Travel ban will reportedly be replaced with more targeted restrictions, may impact SCOTUS case

Law Schools

Pepperdine Law grad donates record $8 million to the school

Health Law

Lawsuit against NFL says convicted Patriots star Hernandez had severe CTE

Business of Law

What really makes a rainmaker successful?

Judiciary

Ousted Alabama justice runs for Senate with calls for judicial impeachment for gay-rights rulings

Bar Associations

Federal judge tosses challenge to statute banning unauthorized practice of law

Law Firms

Justice Department reportedly asks Skadden for information about Manafort-related work

Legal Education

The legal education model is out of touch, writes new ABA commission member

Securities Law

SEC discloses hackers accessed EDGAR system and may have traded on the information

Judiciary

Is Posner’s ‘baffling’ book an ethics breach? Chief judge objects to release of internal memos

Evidence

Top Illinois court affirms ex-police sergeant Drew Peterson’s murder conviction in hearsay challenge

business of law

Major product announcement expected at Clio Cloud Conference 2017

Environmental Law

California sues to stop construction of Trump’s border wall

Business of Law

PwC to open US law firm, a sign of increasing focus on legal operations by Big 4 accounting firms

Legal Rebels Profile

Charles Kenji Whitehead: Teaching startup law as startup products start up

Building the 21st-Century Law Firm

Ask Daliah: Opening your law office to open spaces

Natural Disasters

ABA helps set up hotline for islanders needing legal assistance after hurricanes

Judiciary

Federal judicial nominee says suit over transgender child’s bathroom access shows ‘Satan’s plan’

Criminal Justice

Reported document requests by Mueller indicate Trump’s actions in office are under scrutiny

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