• Daily Report Online

    GSU Names Hensel as Law School Dean

    November 21, 2017

    Hensel, previously GSU Law's associate dean for research and faculty development, said the law school is taking a lead in teaching legal technologies like artificial intelligence to prepare students for the fast-changing profession.

  • Daily Report Online

    Sally Yates and Friends Urge SCOTUS to End Calhoun's Money Bail

    November 21, 2017

    “A bail system that indiscriminately jails indigent individuals charged with misdemeanors based solely on their economic status while immediately releasing those who can afford to post a bond is inconsistent with our country's promise of equal justice,” Yates said.

  • Daily Report Online

    Governor Adds Three to Judicial Nominating Commission

    November 21, 2017

    Governor names three former staffers to Judicial Nominating Commission.

  • Law.Com

    10 Law Schools Sanctioned by ABA for Lax Admissions

    November 21, 2017

    The American Bar Association has publicly disciplined—with sanctions ranging from letters of noncompliance setting out remedial plans to censure to probation—10 law schools since August 2016 for enrolling students it says are unlikely to graduate and pass the bar.

  • Daily Report Online

    A Law Firm's View of the Georgia Dome Implosion

    November 20, 2017

    Lawyers and friends at Kessler & Solomiany enjoyed breakfast with a side of dynamite on Monday morning, as they watched the implosion of the 25…

  • Daily Report Online

    A Little More Advice for Rookies: Understand Yourself, Recognize Your Limitations

    November 20, 2017

    There is the concept of “seeing the whole picture.” Example: Sure, they didn't really respond to that discovery question, but is it worth the Rule 6.4(b) correspondence?

  • Corporate Counsel

    Lawyers Say New Digital Pill Raises Consent, Data Security Issues

    November 20, 2017

    While acknowledging the possible medical and financial benefits of a pill embedded with a sensor that can tell doctors if and when patients take their prescribed medication, health care and data privacy lawyers warned about consent and data security issues associated with the new technology.

  • Daily Report Online

    ATL Attorney Represents Ex-Big Law Partner Who Faces Jail, Owes $7.9M Over Bogus Invoices

    November 20, 2017

    Keila Ravelo, a former Willkie Farr & Gallagher partner, faces four to six years in prison and has been ordered to pay $7.9 million in restitution in the wake of her guilty plea Monday in New Jersey. Steve Sadow of Atlanta is one of her lawyers.

  • Daily Report Online

    Five Tips for Reducing Risks for Replacement Counsel

    November 20, 2017

    Replacement counsel faces a series of unique challenges and risks, particularly when entering a case riddled with problems. Here are five tips for replacement counsel to reduce those risks.

  • Legal Times

    DOJ Moves to Block AT&T's Merger With Time Warner

    November 20, 2017

    The lawsuit ends weeks of speculation over whether the DOJ would challenge the deal.

  • Daily Report Online

    Huff Powell Notches Back-to-Back Med-Mal Defense Wins

    November 20, 2017

    Huff, Powell & Bailey partner led a defense victory in an Albany medical malpractice trial, then returned to assist a firm partner who another med-mal trial in Fulton County.