8 Jan 2018, 4:00 am
” At Above the Law, David Lat offers “a new installment of Supreme Court Clerk Hiring Watch,” noting that “upon information and belief, all nine justices have finished their OT 2018 hiring. [read post]
"Supreme Court Clerk Hiring Watch: New Year, New Hires; And some justices have already hired all their 2019-2020 clerks as well."
4 Jan 2018, 8:14 pm
22 Dec 2017, 6:02 am
"Revisiting David Lat's 'Supreme Ambitions' in light of the Kozinski scandal": Peter Conti-Brown has this post at the "Notice & Comment" blog of the Yale Journal on Regulation. [read post]
22 Dec 2017, 4:25 am
’” At Above the Law, David Lat remarks that the fact that “[t]his week, Justice [Anthony] Kennedy finished hiring his full complement of four law clerks for October Term 2018” “doesn’t guarantee that Justice Kennedy is staying past the current Term, but it certainly suggests that he’s open to the possibility. [read post]
"Supreme Court Clerk Hiring Watch: Are Reports Of Justice Kennedy's Retirement Greatly Exaggerated? Wow! Justice Kennedy has hired a full complement of four law clerks for the next Supreme Court Term."
21 Dec 2017, 4:52 pm
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