X

Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.
Clifford Chance may have found a way to grow partner payments: promote fewer partners. This year, the world’s largest firm elevated just 18 persons to equity status. Last year, it lifted 31 … The blogs have been buzzing on word that two reporters were ordered Wednesday to erase their tape recordings of a speech by Antonin Scalia. A deputy federal marshal made the command, apparently based on the justice’s request that his speech at a Mississippi high school not be recorded. The incident had UCLA law professor Eugene Volokh questioning possible Fourth Amendment violations, while another commentator chewed on the irony of Scalia’s complaint that “People just don’t revere [the Constitution] like they used to” … A Nascar sponsorship is helping one Maryland firm reach out to potential clients. Jenkins, Jenkins and Jenkins has put its name on cars in the Nextel Cup, Busch and Craftsman Truck series. Frank Jenkins declares the strategy a success, observing, “Any time you are involved in a legal situation it’s pretty unsettling. People want a friend there. They see we are involved in stock car racing as a sponsor and feel we have something in common” … Personal injury firms are paying top dollar to keep their names high in Web search results. The search term that draws the highest bidders: mesothelioma. Some firms have paid more than $90 a click to direct mesothelioma searchers to their sites … Stories of legal typos prompted Los Angeles attorney Lane Quigley to recall this memorable goof: In the 1970s, the newly minted lawyer dictated a declaration including the word “penalty.” But that’s not what the typist heard. The document emerged from the steno pool with this assurance: “I declare under plenty of perjury that the foregoing is true and correct.” – Lori Patel

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]

 
Reprints & Licensing
Mentioned in a Law.com story?

License our industry-leading legal content to extend your thought leadership and build your brand.

 

ALM Legal Publication Newsletters

Sign Up Today and Never Miss Another Story.

As part of your digital membership, you can sign up for an unlimited number of a wide range of complimentary newsletters. Visit your My Account page to make your selections. Get the timely legal news and critical analysis you cannot afford to miss. Tailored just for you. In your inbox. Every day.

Copyright © 2021 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.