When Does GC “Stewardship” Become Abuse Coverup?

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A list of accused sexual predators within the Southern Baptist Convention, the largest Protestant denomination in the U.S., was compiled at the request of its […]

Big Fight Over Legal Fees, After $15M Wrongful Death Settlement In Killing Of Elijah McClain

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In the complaint that led to the settlement, the events leading to the death of Elijah McClain, an eccentric young black man in Aurora, CO, […]

Sprawling Dentons, With Its “Verein” Model, Tripped With A Malpractice Judgment

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An Ohio appeals court has upheld a $32.3 million malpractice judgment against law firm Dentons. The plaintiff was RevoLaze LLC, an Ohio company that had […]

Fashion Exec Sues MeToo Lawyer, Alleging Extortion; Insurer Balks

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An executive with apparel and fashion accessory company Guess (aka Guess?, Inc.) has filed a lawsuit against attorney Lisa Bloom and her law firm, alleging […]

Princeton History Prof, 95, Faces Eviction Over Landlord Dispute

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A revered emeritus professor of European history at Princeton, where he began to teach in 1961, has received an eviction notice from the owner of […]

Malpractice Coverage For In-House Lawyers

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Its proper name is “employed lawyers professional liability insurance” and it’s worth considering, according to a post from insurance brokerage and consulting firm Woodruff Sawyer. […]

Non-Fungible Quarterback Has Star Legal Team

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Considered by many to be the greatest pro quarterback of all time, with his uncanny ability to evade defenders and then float 50-yard passes to […]

In-House Legal At Google Touched All The Bases, But Still Lost On A Privilege Claim

When it hired a consulting firm to get advice on fending off unions, Google’s in-house legal department was careful when it wrote the retention letter, […]

We’ve Been Hacked! Is There A Lawyer In The House?

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When a business suspects a cyber incident, the first call is typically not to a cybersecurity firm, PR firm, or even an insurer. “Instead,” says […]

Is Clarence Thomas Married To A Conflict Of Interest?

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Writing in the New Yorker, Jane Mayer makes the case without quite stating the conclusion, quoting experts like Bruce Green, a Fordham professor specializing in […]