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July 19, 2024 | New York Law Journal

'Keep the Pressure Up': Civil Rights Attorney at Center of 'Hurricane' Carter Case, Attica Riots Retires After Storied 6-Decade Career

Even at a young age, Lewis Steel was aware of the racial and socioeconomic gulfs that segregated people, and this reflected to him that "something was seriously wrong in society."

By Katharine Lee

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July 16, 2024 | New York Law Journal

Manhattan Jury Convicts Chinese Businessman of Running $1B Crypto Fraud Scheme

Jurors acquitted Guo of charges on wire fraud and securities fraud, as well as unlawful monetary transactions.

By Katharine Lee

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July 16, 2024 | New York Law Journal

Track Star Alleges Gatorade's 'Recovery Gummies' Ruined Shot at Appearing in Summer Olympics

Record-setting sprinter Issam Asinga may lose his college scholarship and shot at the Olympic Games. His new lawsuit says Gatorade is to blame. 

By Katharine Lee

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July 09, 2024 | New York Law Journal

Med Mal Solo Victoria Wickman Sworn In as NYSTLA's 57th President

Wickman officially succeeded Block O'Toole & Murphy partner David Scher in a ceremony held last month in Manhattan.

By Katharine Lee

3 minute read

July 09, 2024 | New York Law Journal

Manhattan Prosecutors Say New Accusers to Come Forward Against Harvey Weinstein in New Trial

Weinstein, 72, was convicted of rape and sexual assault in 2020 and sentenced to 23 years in prison.

By Andrew Denney | Katharine Lee

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July 09, 2024 | The American Lawyer

The Work That Matters: Highlights From the Year in Big Law Pro Bono

From Title IX to veterans' rights, these 15 wide-ranging matters show the difference pro bono representation can make.

By Katharine Lee

1 minute read

June 27, 2024 | New York Law Journal

Center for Investigative Reporting Sues OpenAI Over Use of Human-Produced Journalism to Train AI

The development of "highly lucrative" artificial intelligence products is built on the "uncompensated and unauthorized use of the creative works of humans," the lawsuit said.

By Katharine Lee

3 minute read

June 26, 2024 | New York Law Journal

SDNY Honors Graduates of Its RISE Court Reentry Program

The graduation ceremony's speaker lineup included judges, probation officers and celebrated lawyer and activist Bryan Stevenson.

By Katharine Lee

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June 25, 2024 | The American Lawyer

Big Law Firms, Seeking 'Seat at the Table,' Join AI Safety Consortium

Several large firms are participating in a data sharing space for AI stakeholders in hopes of turning guidelines "into real guardrails" for clients.

By Katharine Lee

4 minute read

June 11, 2024 | New York Law Journal

Drake's Apparel Company Hit With Trademark Suit Alleging Infringement of 'Members Only' Mark

This suit was surfaced by Law.com Radar, ALM's source for immediate alerting on just-filed cases in state and federal courts.

By Katharine Lee

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