Career Development

Delaware Supreme Court Says Fraud Is Insurable

It’s a decision likely to reshape directors and officers (D&O) policies nationwide, says a post from law firm Snell & Wilmer. The alleged breach of…

Facebook Replies To Its 48-State Antitrust Charge

Facing antitrust claims by 48 state attorneys general who filed a lawsuit in December, company attorneys met with the editorial board of the cleveland.com/Plain Dealer and…

Why A Company Sued Its Own GC For Malpractice

The internecine dispute followed a period of cash flow problems and resulting difficulties in making payroll at the plaintiff finance company. The company then, at…

Basic Ask For The Tax Lawyer: “Tell Me How Far I Can Go”

New York attorney general Letitia James, closing in on Donald Trump’s real estate business, wants to see a trove of tax-related communications between law firm…

Michigan Governor Wants Four Ex-Trump Attorneys Disbarred

Governor Gretchen Whitmer and two other top elected officials in Michigan are attempting to get four of Trump’s election-fraud attorneys disbarred. Three of those being…

Privilege Rejected For In-House Lawyer’s Spreadsheet

A Marathon Oil Company in-house lawyer asked a business manager for information related to the company’s producing wells in Oklahoma, and then recorded that information…

An Overlooked Danger From The SolarWinds Hack

We can add “OT systems” to the list of what could be compromised by the SolarWinds cyberattack, and the impact may not be seen for…

Small Firm Lawyer Will Be Trump’s Impeachment Defense Counsel

For his upcoming Senate impeachment trial, Donald Trump has retained a lawyer from a small firm in Columbia, South Carolina. Though not well known nationally,…

Proposed NY Law Would Regulate Hiring By Algorithm

Legislation proposed for New York City would require companies to disclose when an applicant for employment has been assessed by software. It would also require…

Associate GC, Fired After Insurrection Selfie, Files Lawsuit

The former associate general counsel of Goosehead Insurance, Inc., who was fired after posting a video of himself stating his beliefs outside the capital during…