Special Reports

Legal Times

read more

Regulation

  • UPS Pays $2M to Resolve EEOC's Disability Discrimination Case

    By Erin Mulvaney

    The United Parcel Service Inc. agreed to pay $2 million to resolve a long-running nationwide dispute with former and current employees who claimed the company's inflexible leave policy unfairly positioned disabled workers, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said Tuesday.

  • Wells Fargo's Whistleblower Problem Could Grow Substantially

    By C. Ryan Barber

    Two weeks after being ordered to reinstate a branch manager fired for raising concerns about improper sales practices, Wells Fargo & Co. has acknowledged it could have a much larger whistleblower problem in the aftermath of a $185 million settlement with federal regulators and Los Angeles last year over allegations the bank opened up to 2.1 million unauthorized accounts.

read more

Litigation

  • Why Charlottesville Attack Might Not Be Prosecuted as a Hate Crime

    By Marcia Coyle

    The killing of a legal assistant allegedly committed by a participant in the Charlottesville, Virginia, white supremacist rally over the weekend triggered calls for the defendant to face hate crime charges. But the U.S. Supreme Court has shown hate crime prosecutions present difficult legal problems.

  • 'Uncharted Waters' for First Amendment in Trump Twitter Suit?

    By B. Colby Hamilton

    Attorneys for the U.S. Department of Justice said a preliminary injunction to force President Donald Trump to unblock a group of plaintiffs on Twitter would "send the First Amendment deep into uncharted waters," according to a letter filed Aug. 11 .

read more

New Job Openings

View more legal jobs at

Resources

5 Secrets to Extracting ROI from Experts
Expert witnesses can be crucially valuable to your case or they can do more harm than good. Learn 5 secrets to extracting the best return on investment from experts.
LegalWeek -- LegalSmallFirm Section
Short videos from LegalWeek: Hear from legal industry experts on challenges faced in small firms and what successful firms are doing differently.
Mobile in Practice: Benefits of a Virtual Law Firm
Learn how a secure, virtual strategy can help solo and small firms meet client demands and better manage their business.
Matter Management Checklist
A 2014 study showed that 75% of law firms that focused on administrative process efficiency saw increases in both revenue and profit. Want to see the same success? Start by downloading this checklist.
Thriving in a Changed World
The legal profession is changing. Can project management tools turn big obstacles into sustainable success? Learn how to tailor your technology to set your firm up for success.
MORE RESOURCES