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Noted Art Lawyer Is Suspended
A prominent art lawyer, Ralph E. Lerner, has been suspended from practicing law in New York State for a year for improperly charging clients for $50,000 in car-service rides for himself and his family over a decade's time, the ABA Journal of the ...
Lawyer: Teen in Nev. Slayings to Plead Not Guilty
Lawyer Joe Abood says the teen plans to plead not guilty at a court hearing Nov. 18. Navarro-Canales of Henderson is suspected of the stabbing deaths of his 40-year-old mother, Elvira Canales-Gomez, and 9-year-old brother, Cesar Navarro. The discovery ...
This Pretty Much Sums Up The Plight Of The Unemployed Lawyer
Unemployed (and underemployed) lawyers are a common theme around here. We talk about layoffs, bogus firings, and always the pain caused by carrying crushing debt without the means to pay it off. We even boast regular coverage of contract attorney ...
Former Facebook lawyer calls latest NSA revelations “shocking”
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 30—Facebook's former top lawyer and chief privacy officer said he found “shocking” the scale of online data collection being conducted by the National Security Agency based on new Washington Post revelations that the agency secretly ...
Local lawyer mastered humor, storytelling in courtroom
He specialized in insurance defense cases, from medical malpractice to vehicle collisions, often taking them to jury verdicts, including about 50 in a single year, said Tom Walch, a former lawyer with his firm, who now manages an electric utility in ...
Alan Dershowitz: The Pugilist Lawyer
It would be disingenuous—indeed, a big fat lie—to say I interviewed Alan Dershowitz about his new autobiography "Taking the Stand" (Crown) on Tuesday afternoon. He talked while I listened and took notes like a callow freshman in a senior ...
Gun lawsuit: Lawyer for concealed-carry permit holder demands Cleveland ...
Gun lawsuit: Lawyer for concealed-carry permit holder demands Cleveland ...
Russian lawyer says Snowden to start website job
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden has found a job working for a website in Russia, where he was granted asylum after fleeing the United States, a Russian lawyer who is helping him said on Thursday. "Edward starts ...
Defense lawyer says Dave Herman was duped, will fight child sex sting charges - The Star-Ledger
The attorney for Dave Herman, the legendary former DJ charged in a child sex sting, says his 77-year-old client plans to fight the federal charges, claiming he was duped by a female undercover officer who sent him her photograph online and made it ...
Lawyer: Semyon Varlamov stomped victim; father says he's innocent
While Varlamov spent the night in Denver County Jail to await a hearing on Thursday morning, details emerged from the victim and her lawyer, who spoke with CBS4 in Denver. Varlamov's girlfriend, referred to as E.V. by her lawyer, claims that the ...
Housing case before US justices close to settlement: lawyer
Carter Phillips, a Washington lawyer for Mount Holly, New Jersey, one of the parties in the case watched by the insurance and banking community, said on Thursday that an agreement appeared close but was not confirmed. Both sides have been working for ...
Edward Snowden gets website job in Russia, lawyer says
Moscow (CNN) -- Weeks after getting asylum in Russia, Edward Snowden now has a job there, one of his lawyers says. Snowden, the U.S. national security contractor turned leaker, will start a job Friday with a major Russian website, his attorney Anatoly ...