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  • Non-Sequiturs: 09.22.14

    …* New York court authorizes service over Facebook. Finally, a reason to use Google Plus. [Slate] * Texas struck down the statute banning upskirt photos. The decision is more interesting than the sound byte press it’s getting. [Popehat] * Some PR advice may be privileged. Which is good because the law needs to incentivize companies trying to cover…

    2 readers - Joe Patrice/ Above the Law
  • Morning Docket: 09.22.14

    …Insider trading tastes delicious! * Politics and Biglaw just don’t mix: House Republicans hired Quinn Emanuel to handle their suit against President Barack Obama after Baker Hostetler withdrew from the representation due to “political pressure” the firm was facing. [Politico] * The paper and napkin-eating “Middleman” in the post-it note insider…

    4 readers - Staci Zaretsky/ Above the Law
  • On The Importance Of Jury Trials… Sort Of

    …Trial by jury is the palladium of our liberties. I do not know what a palladium is, having never seen a palladium, but it is a good thing no doubt at any rate. – Mark Twain, offering a stirring tribute to the American legal system. This quote, among many others, appears in a new compilation of Twain’s commentary on lawyers and the law entitled Mark…

    1 readers - Joe Patrice/ Above the Law
  • Jeremy Jackrabbit, his lawyer parents, a new contest

    …Attorney Rodney Glassman speaks to educators at the Madison Elementary District offices, Sept. 15, 2014. On Monday, educators gathered at a school district office to hear about an initiative that aids literacy—environmental and otherwise. Attorney Rodney Glassman spoke to the group at the Madison School District offices about the series of books…

    2 readers - AZ Attorney
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