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After 15 years in Prison, Exonerated Man…

After spending 15 years behind bars, Jason Strong was exonerated of murder charges and will receive a $9 million settlement. So reports the Associated Press.

SCOTUS Dismisses Travel Ban Stemming fro…

Without ruling on its merits, the US Supreme Court dismissed a challenge to President Trump’s March travel ban regarding six mid-East countries. So reports CNN.

Bergdahl Expected to Plead ‘Guilty’

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl will likely plead guilty to charges he endangered his fellow soldiers after being accused of deserting them while serving in Afghanistan. So reports NBC News.

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After spending 15 years behind bars, Jason Strong was exonerated of murder charges and will receive a $9 million settlement. So reports the Associated Press.

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Without ruling on its merits, the US Supreme Court dismissed a challenge to President Trump’s March travel ban regarding six mid-East countries. So reports CNN.

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Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl will likely plead guilty to charges he endangered his fellow soldiers after being accused of deserting them while serving in Afghanistan. So reports NBC News.

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Google’s sibling company Waymo, dedicated to autonomous vehicles, asked Uber for a $1 billion settlement and public apology after a legal dispute over trade secrets. So reports The Hill.

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Eight lawsuits have been filed in federal court in recent weeks as lawyers for Emanuel Delacruz, who cannot see, allege the websites of a number of colleges do not comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). So reports The New York Times.

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Practice Management

Is a Virtual Assistant Right for You?

"Virtual assistants are hot whether you are a solo practitioner or work in a major law firm," says Chere Estrin, president and founder of The Organization of Legal Professionals. Moreover...

News Roundup

After 15 years in Prison, Exonerated Man…

After spending 15 years behind bars, Jason Strong was exonerated of murder charges and will receive a $9 million settlement. So reports the Associated Press.

Corporate Counsel

GE’s GC Tops List of Highest Paid

General Electric's general counsel's 2012 compensation package afforded him almost $11 million in cash, making him the highest paid general counsel on Corporate Counsel magazine's latest list of the nation's...

Big Law

Post-Vegas, Lawmakers Fire Barrage of Gu…

The deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas, which left 58 concertgoers dead, and saw about 500 injured, has lead to a litany of legislative proposals aimed at preventing similar incidences.  

Small Law

What to Do When Clients Don’t Pay

There's nothing more annoying than a deadbeat client. But, there are steps you can take to make this situation less onerous or to even avoid such situations altogether.

Below the Bar

Lawyer Sentenced to More Than 2 Life Sen…

Andrew Schmuhl was handed two life sentences, plus 98 years in prison, after committing a brutal home invasion. So reports The Washington Post.

People

ABA Speech Code Would've Appalled ‘Frame…

The American Bar Association has amended Rule 8.4 of its Model Rules for Professional Conduct to prohibit “harmful verbal or physical conduct that manifests bias or prejudice toward others.” Louisville...

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