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Federal appeals court strikes down Ohio law banning funding to abortion providers

The US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit [official website] held [opinion, PDF] Wednesday thatRead more

Maine Supreme Court upholds voter-approved switch to ranked choice voting

The Supreme Court of Maine [official website] on Tuesday upheld [opinion, PDF] a voter-approved measRead more

Giuliani Joins Trump Legal Team, Takes Leave from Greenberg Traurig

The former New York mayor will serve as a personal lawyer for the president.    Read more

'Client Value' Roles Take Off as Partners Place Trust in Professionals

Law firm client relationships aren't just in the hands of partners anymore.    Read more

Riley Safer's New Managing Partner Could Be a First for Law Firm Diversity

Schiff Hardin spinoff Riley, Safer, Holmes & Cancila has appointed co-founding partner PatriciaRead more

Rudy Giuliani joins Trump’s legal team along with 2 other lawyers

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Multistate Bar Exam average score drops to apparent new low

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New York governor gives paroled felons right to vote by executive order

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo [official website] signed an executive order [text, PDF] Wednesday thRead more

Survey Shows 27 Percent Pay Gap for Top Women Equity Partners

Even "star" partners pay a big price for their gender, new research by Acritas found.  Read more

7th Circuit upholds nationwide injunction barring grant holdbacks for sanctuary cities

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Federal judge finds Kansas Secretary of State in contempt of court

A federal judge on Wednesday found [order, pdf] Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach [official websRead more

Inspector general reportedly referred McCabe findings to federal prosecutors

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Senate votes to overturn rule against racial discrimination in auto loans

The US Senate on Wednesday passed a resolution [text, PDF] expressing disapproval for a rule intendeRead more

Ohio Supreme Court upholds state's death penalty law

The Supreme Court of Ohio ruled [opinion PDF] on Wednesday that the state's death penalty statute doRead more

Ex-Playboy model settles suit claiming faulty lawyering nixed her deal to remain silent on Trump

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Trump lawyer Michael Cohen withdraws defamation suits over Russia dossier

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Kris Kobach is held in contempt for failing to tell some would-be voters of eligibility

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NY AG: To allow state prosecutions of pardoned Trump aides, change double jeopardy

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Supreme Court hears arguments on tribal fishing rights

The US Supreme Court heard oral arguments Wednesday morning in two cases: the first concerns tribalRead more

Reed Smith Launches Tech Program for Select Summer Associates

In a new twist on law firms' race to innovate, five summer associates in the United States and the URead more

Fees and fines threaten judicial independence

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Latham Opens Nominations to Replace Ousted Leader Voge

Almost a month after the shocking exit of former global chair and managing partner William Voge, LatRead more

In Latest Lateral Hire, Latham Lands a New Real Estate Leader

Two months after leaving Jones Day, Michael Haas has joined Latham & Watkins in New York as co-hRead more

Plaintiffs Bar Looks to Cash In on #MeToo

In an effort to capture legal work emanating from the #MeToo movement, plaintiffs firms across the cRead more

Cohen Leans Toward Big Law in Proposed Special Master Candidates

Cohen's attorneys presented Judge Kimba Wood with a list of four names, all former prosecutors in prRead more

Law professor says Uber driver tried to abduct her on ride to the airport

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Robins Kaplan Reels in Litigation Duo to Expand Boston Base

Robins Kaplan has become the latest large law firm to bulk up in Boston, bringing on business litigaRead more

San Jose, activist group file federal lawsuit over 2020 Census citizenship question

Another federal lawsuit [complaint, PDF] has been filed against the US Census Bureau [official websiRead more

Class action suit accuses private prison contractor of forced labor practices

A class action lawsuit filed in a Georgia federal district court on Tuesday accuses [complaint, PDF]Read more

US senators introduce updated war powers bill

US Senators Bob Corker (R-TN) and Tim Kaine (D-VA) proposed a new bill [text, PDF] Monday that wouldRead more

Specialized Project Attorneys

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ACEDS Partnership

Hire Counsel is pleased to partner with ACEDS (Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists) to offer our eDiscovery professionals a unique opportunity for continuing education without an upfront cost.

Hire Counsel Referral Program

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