FBI Probe of Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice McCaffery?

/ 11.Jun, 2013

The Philadelphia Inquirer reports the FBI is investigating referral fees received by Lise Rapaport, the wife and chief aide of Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Seamus . . .

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New York Times Opinion Piece on Patent Trolls

/ 05.Jun, 2013

We have previously written about patent trolls, and some of their serious consequences.  The New York Times has a nice opinion piece on efforts to . . .

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Legal Malpractice Claim Against Blank Rome

/ 30.May, 2013

Kristina Armstrong, the ex-wife of Morgan Stanley executive Michael Armstrong, has sued Blank Rome, and two of its attorneys.  Ms. Armstrong claims the Blank Rome . . .

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New York Lawyers Suspended for Advising Client to Change Story

/ 22.May, 2013

New York attorneys Shane Rios and Daniel Levy have been suspended from the practice of law for nine months.   Mr. Rios and Mr. Levy . . .

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Josh Byrne Named to PBA Position

/ 10.May, 2013

Josh J.T. Byrne, Esquire, of Swartz Campbell’s professional liability department, has been appointed Vice Chair of the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Professional Liability Committee.

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Law Firm Labeled "Porno Trolling Collective"

/ 09.May, 2013

Los Angeles based United States District Judge Otis D. Wright, II, has issued an order assessing $81,320 in legal fees against Prenda Law, Inc., four . . .

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Legal Malpractice and Coverage Issues Arising Out of Referral to a Financial Services Professional

/ 01.May, 2013

Attorney Roger A. Giuliani has a history of problems.  In 2004, a Nassau County, New York,  judge awarded $2 million in punitive damages to a . . .

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Former CIO of Mayer Brown Pleads Guilty

/ 25.Apr, 2013

In August of 20012, the former global chief information officer of the Chicago law firm Mayer Brown, David Tresch was arrested on charges of embezzlement. . . .

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Some General Materials on Legal Malpractice

/ 19.Apr, 2013

We have previously shared a number of web resources on legal malpractice avoidance.  The following are some readily available web resources on legal malpractice in . . .

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Ex-Justice of the Peace Accused of Shooting Prosecutors

/ 17.Apr, 2013

The news last month that a Texas district attorney and his wife had been assassinated was sufficiently frightening in and of itself, especially when coupled . . .

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