Monday, May 13, 2013
Jackson Walker partner Charles L. "Chip" Babcock is in the news again, representing another television talk show host. This time it's Dr. Phil.
Monday, December 12, 2011
The legal profession contains more than a disproportionate share of big egos. write Lisa Blue Baron and Robert B. Hirschhorn. But there's a difference between excessive self-confidence and narcissism. Learning about how the mental health profession defines narcissism can help attorneys keep an even keel, even when working for, litigating against or appearing in court in front of a narcissist.
Tuesday, August 9, 2011
SACRAMENTO ? Tweeting jurors beware. Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday signed legislation that will admonish jury members not to mix their civic duty with social media during trials.
Monday, October 11, 2010
Two former attorneys at Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas have sued the organization and two of its executives, alleging the defendants violated the Texas Wiretap Act when a telephone conversation they had at work was intercepted and recorded. The attorneys are Sophia Katherine Palat (pictured) and Kervyn B. Altaffer Jr.
Monday, July 12, 2010
The Advertising Review Committee of the State Bar of Texas recently revised Internal Interpretive Comment 17, one of many comments issued to assist the Advertising Review Department in determining whether specific communications comply with Part VII of the Disciplinary Rules. According to the State Bar website, the new version "addresses issues with different kinds of Internet-based advertisements, from websites and social media websites to web-based display ads and blogs." The committee has thus alleviated the concerns of the social media-wary ? or has it?
Monday, March 31, 2008
The district court did not err in upholding AT&T's method of counting business lines in a wire center.