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  • What is the fate of Bingham after Morgan Lewis’s “mass lateral hire” of 227 Bingham partners? Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/abovethelaw/~3/w_b-1oNTh5Q/story01.htm
  • A lawyer wearing a diaper makes this case even more sensational than it already is. Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/abovethelaw/~3/w7yWIthBeWo/story01.htm
  • ABUJA, Nov 17 (Reuters) – Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan will ask the national assembly to extend a state of emergency in three northeastern states hit by an Islamist insurgency when it expires this week, the justice minister said on Monday. Source: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/AfricaNigeriaNews/~3/g-ToV2luAqg/idAFL6N0T748720141117
  • Consider this column a bit of an experiment…. Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/abovethelaw/~3/AYuL92H7Q64/story01.htm
  • Indifferent to the sufferings of their own people, rebel leader Riek Machar and President Salva Kiir continue to stall peace. Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/tar-home/~3/gYJVQL7FKzs/killing-their-people-softly-in-south-sudan.html
  • LAGOS, Nov 17 (Reuters) – Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan will ask the national assembly to extend a state of emergency in three northeastern states hit by Islamist militant violence when it expires this week, the Justice Minister said on Monday. Source: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/AfricaNigeriaNews/~3/TjENTWIhB7k/idAFL6N0T741C20141117
  • (John Kemp is a Reuters market analyst. The views expressed are his own) Source: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/AfricaNigeriaNews/~3/qNANGTQfTZQ/idAFL6N0T73GP20141117
  • <img width="150" src="http://sblog.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/scotusblog-logo-150.png" alt="Direct new challenges to Bakke ruling” title=”Direct new challenges to Bakke ruling”>Bakke ruling” title=”Direct new challenges to Bakke ruling”>The saga over the use of race in selecting new college entrants that began with the Supreme Court’s famous ruling in Regents of the University of California v. Bakke nearly four decades ago now […]
  • The Supreme Court, taking on a bankruptcy issue that grew out of the collapse of the U.S. housing market, agreed on Monday to sort out when a mortgage debt on a home that has lost its value can be completely wiped out. At issue in a pair of cases is the so-called “strip off” in […]
  • South Africa’s Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is meeting several opposition parties on Tuesday in a bid to ease the tension in parliament following an eruption of chaos in the house last week. Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/tar-home/~3/09Nc3HdbUKE/south-africa-ramaphosa-to-meet-politicians-after-parliamentary-riot.html