A judge may have ruled against UnitedLex in a dispute stemming from the LeClairRyan bankruptcy. But don’t expect this to chill future collaborations. Have an opinion? Email me here. Want this dispatch in your inbox every Thursday? Sign up here.

One Sharp Ruling Won’t Sever New Law-Big Law Ties

The failed joint venture between UnitedLex and now-defunct firm LeClairRyan was back in the news last week. Almost two years after the Richmond, Va.-based firm collapsed, the trustee overseeing the liquidation of the firm continues to do whatever she can to reclaim money for its creditors.