Federal Judiciary Adopts New Ethics Rules
The United States judiciary adopted new ethics rules, forbidding sexual harassment, unlawful discrimination, and “egregious and hostile” treatment of workers in the federal courts. […]Read more
Should You Ever Use an Exclamation Mark in a Pleading?
Even if you love exclamation marks as much as Elaine from Seinfeld, when drafting a pleading, there’s really only one time when using one is appropriate. […]Read more
How to Kill Your Opponent With Laughter
Stand-up comedians say they are killing it when audiences laugh; lawyers just want to kill in their arena. It’s the nature of the beast, […]Read more
Minnesota Judge Orders Snow to Stop, and It Worked
While the order itself may look authentic, one Minnesota state court judge is bound to have news station anchors and weather-reporters chuckling for years […]Read more
How Perfect Can Your Law Firm Be?
Being perfect is a relative term, of course. “Perfect form” in tennis, for example, may define how a player strokes the ball. In law […]Read more
How to Celebrate RBG’s Birthday
For law firms and lawyers, celebrating Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s birthday is becoming more than just a fun trend, though it most certainly is […]Read more
Is Your Firm Making or Repeating History?
Lawyers often ask themselves what their legal legacy will be. After all, not every lawyer will set new precedent with a novel case; heck, […]Read more
Tips to Improve Your Creative Thinking in the Office
Thinking outside the box is not what it used to be. The idea suggests that you can find solutions to problems by going outside […]Read more
International Women’s Day 2019: Celebrating 2018’s Milestones
On March 8, 2019, across the globe, the world will be celebrating International Women’s Day. And this year is a big one for celebrating, […]Read more
R. Kelly and the Case for Not Letting Clients Speak to the Media
R. Kelly took the wrong page from Roger Stone’s playbook. Kelly ranted on television about sex abuse charges against him, following a pattern that […]Read more