Category: Legal Law

  • Philips SpeechLive Streamlines Document Creation Using Web-Based Dictation And Transcription Workflows

    Philips SpeechLive Streamlines Document Creation Using Web-Based Dictation And Transcription Workflows

    Image courtesy of Philips Dictation. Philips SpeechLive is a web-based dictation and transcription workflow solution that empowers you to turn your voice into text anytime using a web-based application, computer microphone, mobile voice recorder, or smartphone. No software installation is required. Speaking instead of typing streamlines document creation and reduces the tedious communication necessary to…

  • Send In Those Submissions For Above The Law’s 15th Annual Law Revue Video Contest!

    Send In Those Submissions For Above The Law’s 15th Annual Law Revue Video Contest!

    Spring has sprung, and you know what that means: we’re now seeking submissions for our annual law revue video contest. As far as last year’s submissions are concerned, some of them were funny, some of them were “meh,” and some of them made us want to close our heads inside of our laptops. Trust us…

  • O.J. Simpson’s Attorney Makes Bold About Face, Says He Will Follow The Law

    O.J. Simpson’s Attorney Makes Bold About Face, Says He Will Follow The Law

    O.J. Simpson and his attorney Malcolm LaVergne (Photo by Jason Bean-Pool/Getty Images) In the wake of news about the death of O.J. Simpson, his lawyer and executor of his estate, Malcolm LaVergne made news for his assertive stance on how he’d administer the estate. He said, “It’s my hope that the Goldmans get zero, nothing. Them…

  • Trump’s Legal Troubles Have Become A Cash Cow For His Campaign

    Trump’s Legal Troubles Have Become A Cash Cow For His Campaign

    It’s a little bit of a soap opera. They get results, because they message the play by play. ‘I’m in the courtroom. I’m out of the courtroom. The judge is not going to let me go to Barron’s graduation. He’s leaving Trump Tower. He’s out on the FDR.’The more all of that is on the…

  • This Biglaw Firm Makes Bank On Each Of Their Lawyers

    This Biglaw Firm Makes Bank On Each Of Their Lawyers

    Ed. Note: Welcome to our daily feature Trivia Question of the Day! According to data collected by American Lawyer, in 2023 which Biglaw firm made the most revenue per lawyer? Hint: The firm made $4,272,000 for each attorney. See the answer on the next page.

  • O.J.’s Lawyer Stops Playing Tough With The Goldmans — See Also

    O.J.’s Lawyer Stops Playing Tough With The Goldmans — See Also

    Lots Of Big Talk And Quiet Concessions: Malcolm LaVergne folds. Does The Constitution Protect People From Being Punished For Being Homeless In Public?: SCOTUS will hear arguments on Oregon’s law soon. Man Lights Himself On Fire Across From Trump Courthouse: Details are still coming out. …This Guy Is A Law Professor?: Even 1Ls think this…

  • Donald Trump’s Chilly Reception In New York Courthouse

    Donald Trump’s Chilly Reception In New York Courthouse

    (Photo by Maansi Srivastava – Pool/Getty Images) Poor little Donnie is cold! Looks like Donald Trump is suffering in a way that millions of women know all too well — he’s uncomfortably cold. The former president complained that the temperature in the New York courtroom where he’s facing criminal charges related to hush money payments…

  • Tell ‘Em How You Really Feel, Trump — See Also

    Tell ‘Em How You Really Feel, Trump — See Also

    Former President And Lawsuit Loser Fails To Face The Jury: Already getting on their bad side. Locke-ing Lord In: Troutman Pepper and Locke Lord are talking merger. Did Judge Ho Do The Reading?: Looks like most of his arguments against the Judicial Conference could be disproven by a 1L. America Isn’t The Only One After…

  • What Does the FTC’s $7M Fine Against Cerebral Mean for the Industry?

    What Does the FTC’s $7M Fine Against Cerebral Mean for the Industry?

    This week, the Federal Trade Commission hit virtual mental health startup Cerebral with a $7 million fine, accusing the company of mishandling users’ sensitive health data and misleading consumers about cancellation policies. Cerebral agreed to pay the fine, as well as adhere to a “first-of-its-kind prohibition” that bans the startup from using any health data…

  • Shady Shadow Docket Strikes Again – See Also

    Shady Shadow Docket Strikes Again – See Also

    (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) Ketanji Brown Jackson Isn’t Happy: Because the Supreme Court’s shadow docket is back at it. Seven Jurors Have Been Picked So Far For The Trump Hush Money Trial: And two of them are Biglaw attorneys. Big Diploma: Small job prospects. You Probably Shouldn’t Publicly Solicit Jury Tampering: Just saying. When…