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Avoiding a Dogfight

Feb. 2, 2015
By Kari Santos

A family law attorney recalls his personal experience with pet-custody arrangements. ...


Defending the Indefensible

Feb. 2, 2015
By Kari Santos

A conversation with John Henry Browne, the Seattle lawyer who defended serial killer Ted Bundy. ...



Planning for E-Discovery

Feb. 2, 2015
By Kari Santos

California's federal courts are among the leaders in developing new guidelines. ...


Embrace Parentheticals

Feb. 2, 2015
By Kari Santos

Concise arguments may be made using the (oft-ignored) parenthetical. ...



GCs Gain as Businesses Bring Work In House

Jan. 2, 2015
By Kari Santos

A look at in-house legal department compensation. ...


Attorneys with Keker & Van Nest are volunteering 500 pro bono hours this year ...



Students as Bill Writers

Jan. 2, 2015
By Kari Santos

McGeorge law students drafted four bills that became legislation last year. ...


Clerk to the Stars

Jan. 2, 2015
By Kari Santos

Retired SCOTUS clerk Gen. William Suter visits California as a Hoover Institute Fellow. ...



Label Litigation Feeds New Practices

Jan. 2, 2015
By Kari Santos

As Northern California sees a smattering of food cases, a new practice area grows. ...


The Aggressor

Jan. 2, 2015
By Kari Santos

Christopher Dolan's tenacious approach to big cases has won him some notoriety -- and some enemies. ...



Uncommon Carriers

Jan. 2, 2015
By Kari Santos

President Obama's entry into the net neutrality debate increases pressure on the FCC as it struggles to regulate the Internet....


Get Ready for a Data Breach

Jan. 2, 2015
By Kari Santos

Cybersecurity goes beyond firewalls and encryption, encompassing education, incident-response plans, and separate insurance co...



A Client Is Killed

Jan. 2, 2015
By Kari Santos

A legal clinic's director recalls the aftermath of a client's murder. ...


Public Interest Warriors

Jan. 2, 2015
By Kari Santos

Two legal advocates continue fighting for the rights of the poor. ...



Big Opportunities for Interns

Jan. 2, 2015
By Kari Santos

Unpaid interns can gain key skills working with in-house counsel, provided companies heed state and federal rules ...


Shortening California's Reach

Jan. 2, 2015
By Kari Santos

California's artists' resale-royalty law faces en banc review. ...



Divorce Israeli Style

Jan. 2, 2015
By Kari Santos

Frederick Hertz reviews Gett, which offers a powerful look at the Rabbinical Court in Israel. ...


Latham Chair Robert Dell Looks Back

Dec. 2, 2014
By Riley Guerin

Robert Dell looks back at two decades at the helm of one of the largest firms in the world. ...



Holiday Gifts - Books for Lawyers

Dec. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos


Good Works: Little Claims, Big Differences

Dec. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

Legal nonprofit Bet Tzedek enlists volunteer lawyers to help workers file employment claims ...



Courtly Manners

Dec. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

To stay off everyone's naughty list this season, take this true/false etiquette quiz ...


Insurance Law

Dec. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

The failure of Prop 45 has done little to stymie discussion about the merits of state health insurance regulation . ...



Speaking Out for Speech

Dec. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

Fifty years after the Free Speech Movement began in Berkeley, constraints on students' political activity remain ...


A Mortgaged Career

Dec. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

Typical California law graduates' debt has jumped 35 percent since 2008. For some, a public-service repayment plan offers hope...



The Secret Life of Corporate Monitors

Dec. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

Paid by the target company and answerable to no court, corporate monitors clean up after deferred prosecution. One monitor rec...


Other Fields Offer Viable Careers

Dec. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

A rising number of law school grads are landing nonlegal positions. ...



Five lawyers discuss how they deal with their student debt ...


The Legislature

Dec. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

The share of attorneys elected in California has dropped dramatically ...



Strategies for Lower Payments

Dec. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

The federal government now offers borrowers several ways to cope with repayment ...


Tune Up Your Web Presence

Dec. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

What to consider, whether you want your site to have better SEO or look more current. ...