Aug 26, 2013 Women are still underrepresented as partners at big law firms, and still make less than their male counterparts.
Jun 25, 2013 The layoffs at law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges show that some companies face a crisis now that the business of cleaning up the financial crisis is over.
Jun 14, 2013 Documentary filmmaker Jennifer Nelson is challenging the copyright to the happy birthday song after being asked to pay $1,500 to Warner Music to use the tune in her film.
Mar 27, 2013 The public lawyers who defend the nation's poor in federal court worry sequester cuts could slow the wheels of justice.
Mar 26, 2013 Call it "churning," or "feather bedding." A suit against the world's largest law firm reveals blatant efforts to juice up legal bills.
Nov 14, 2012 The passing of a loved one creates obvious emotional crisis for a family. But it can also fuel a financial crisis -- especially if there's no will.
Aug 8, 2012 Though it remains a tough job market for recent law school graduates, patent fights that involve products made in Asia are driving a need for bilingual attorneys.
Aug 6, 2012 A team of researchers has a new paper out today that looks at this effect on lawyers at the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Heidi N. Moore
Nov 14, 2012 The nine biggest banks in the U.S. have submitted plans for how to avoid a taxpayer bailout if they become insolvent. But will these plans work?
Jun 25, 2012 The Wall Street Journal reports that newly minted lawyers have only about a 50 percent chance of being employed as lawyers nine months out from graduation.