12 Dec 2017, 1:18 pm
UPDATE: David Lat adds: If you’ve been finding your own productivity impaired by Scrabulous, however, you may not need to give up the application. [read post]
Supreme Court Hears Rubin v. Iran. Feds Say Taking Cultural Property A "Big Deal." Petitioners Want Justice, Arguing "It's Not About Antiquities."
6 Dec 2017, 2:48 pm
That's -- that's -- that's what the Respondents are writing about....Following Attorney Perlin's colloquy with the court, Attorney David Strauss, on behalf of the respondent University of Chicago, said that the property of a foreign nation had to be used for a commercial activity in order for the plaintiffs/petitioners to get it:ATTORNEY STRAUSS: The Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act says, in Section 1609, that the property of foreign states in the US shall be immune from… [read post]
10 Nov 2017, 3:58 pm
TWO LAWYERS HONORED AT LAST WEEK'S LGBTQ WOMEN'S EVENT: David Lat has a nice report. [read post]
"A Changing Of The Guard At Above The Law: Change is necessary and good -- for institutions, individuals, and Above the Law."
19 Oct 2017, 11:25 am
" David Lat had this post yesterday at "Above the Law. [read post]
19 Oct 2017, 9:22 am
Longtime Above the Law writer and editor Elie Mystal […] The post It’s The End Of An Era As David Lat Steps Down At Above The Law appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. [read post]
18 Oct 2017, 3:19 pm
CONGRATULATIONS TO DAVID LAT: Our founding editor welcomed a new baby. [read post]
28 Sep 2017, 6:30 pm
" And at "Above the Law," David Lat has a post titled "A Surprising Turn In The Fifth Circuit Sweepstakes (Plus Seven Other Federal Judicial Nominees); Congratulations to the two Texas nominees, including a celebrity tweeter! [read post]
19 Sep 2017, 4:03 pm
David Lat has the details. [read post]
"Lead Yourself First: An Interview With Judge Raymond M. Kethledge; Enjoy these insights and career advice from a prominent judge (and possible Supreme Court justice)."
19 Sep 2017, 3:22 pm
18 Sep 2017, 4:19 pm
AN INTERVIEW ON ORIGINALISM: David Lat interviews author Ilan Wurman, who wrote A Debt Against the Living: An Introduction to Originalism. [read post]
15 Sep 2017, 3:02 pm
[Law and More] * David Lat chats with employment lawyer Matt Steinberg about how transparency is transforming the employer/employee relationship. [read post]
"The Seventh Circuit Responds To Judge Richard Posner: Chief Judge Diane Wood disputes Judge Richard Posner's claims about pro se litigants and cameras in the courtroom."
15 Sep 2017, 1:44 pm
"Judge Posner, Uncensored: 'I Don't Really Care What People Think'; The recently retired Richard Posner has lost none of his famous candor."
14 Sep 2017, 6:57 pm
13 Sep 2017, 5:43 am
*Speaking of Posner, did you see David Lat’s remarkable post recounting an e-mail exchange where the former judge recounts his reason for quitting? [read post]
"Posner Thoughts Annotated: An Interview With Jack Metzler; Can't get enough of Judge Richard Posner? There's a book for that!"
12 Sep 2017, 11:37 am
8 Sep 2017, 6:36 pm
"16 New Judicial Nominations From President Trump: Who are the latest legal luminaries possibly headed for the federal bench?"
7 Sep 2017, 7:37 pm
"The Backstory Behind Judge Richard Posner's Retirement; Judge Posner had some very specific reasons for his surprise retirement from the bench"
7 Sep 2017, 7:33 pm
"The Backstory Behind Judge Richard Posner's Retirement; Judge Posner had some very specific reasons for his surprise retirement from the bench": David Lat has this post at "Above the Law. [read post]
7 Sep 2017, 4:15 pm
The noted jurist trades emails with David Lat revealing why he suddenly retired. [read post]
23 Aug 2017, 3:00 am
, bill ever more hours) is paid for by … give you one guess … I read a short piece by David Lat in Above The Law which quoted an in-house lawyer (who touted paralegals as cheaper and more productive than associates): “Associates who are two or three years out of law school are lovely people, and their mothers are very proud of them, but they’re not terribly helpful to me. [read post]