Fox News reporter Jana Winter may use New York's Shield Law to block a subpoena issued by a Colorado court to compel her to reveal her sources for an article about James Holmes, the "Batman" theater shooter, a divided New York Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday.
The law is diversifying at a much slower rate than are other professions, according to a study commissioned by Microsoft Corp., which shows that the percentage of African American and Hispanic attorneys inched up by a mere 0.8 percent between 2003 and 2012.
Agents with the California Department of Justice have arrested the owner of a "revenge-porn" website who allegedly allowed anonymous users to post more than 10,000 explicit photos of individuals along with their names, locations, ages and Facebook links.
The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in a key Clean Air Act case on Tuesday, with justices displaying mixed feelings about the balance of power between the Environmental Protection Agency and the states in regulating air pollution that drifts across state lines.
Stanley Stallworth, a 50-year-old real estate partner with Sidley Austin in Chicago, has been accused along with his nephew of sexually assaulting an 18-year-old man while the alleged victim was passed out on Thanksgiving.
Three U.S. district judges and a U.S. magistrate participated in a roundtable discussion in Dallas, "Patent Law: Best Practices As Seen From The Bench."
Roberta Gelb, president of Chelsea Office Systems, talks about how trends such as cloud computing and bring your own device (BYOD) have law firms realizing the importance of training in the adoption of new technologies.
Eric Turkewitz, of The Turkewitz Law Firm and author of the New York Personal Injury Law Blog, offers dos and don'ts for first-time legal bloggers.
Attorney Daniel Cummins and staff reporter Ben Present discuss the emerging issue of social media law. In this installment, the two discuss the differences between Facebook and Twitter, and whether Twitter posts can be discoverable.
Patricia Millett's confirmation to the D.C. Circuit on Tuesday marked the start of a new streamlined approach to judicial nominations on Capitol Hill and the beginning of a period of change at the key federal appeals court.
In the high-stakes fight over federal legislation to legalize Internet poker, businesses looking to cash in on online gambling may need a fifth ace to move the bill through this Congress. But Rep. Joe Barton (R-Texas) could be the answer to their prayers.
A former basketball player has sued Rutgers University, alleging that physical and psychological abuse by Coach Mike Rice left him in a 'debilitating state of anxiety and fear.'
A new managed service from Elysium Digital classifies and reports on data sets for the midsize legal market.
By Kerry Hyatt Blomquist, Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence & 2013 IndyBar President Senator Richard Lugar. Judy O’Bannon. Congressman Andy Jacobs. Judge Cynthia Ayers, Kurt Vonnegut Jr., Eugene B. Glick, Sidney Eskenazi… What do all of these people have in … Continue reading →
By Tyler D. Helmond, Voyles Zahn & Paul PA She is a graduate of Butler University and the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law. She was an associate at Lewis Wagner LLP, counsel to Gov. Evan Bayh, and … Continue reading →
By Julia Kleinschmidt, Bose McKinney & Evans LLP If you are a member already and want to get more out of your membership, or if you are not yet a member (join here!) and wonder why you should be, read on…I hope … Continue reading →
These IndyBar members–and their innovative ideas–are just a few of those who will be honored at the Indianapolis Bar Association and Foundation Recognition Luncheon on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013. Join us for lunch and say thank you for the countless … Continue reading →
The IndyBar Go Green Committee, a sub-committee of the Young Lawyers Division, has released its list of Green Legal Initiative firms for 2013. Now in its second year, the program recognizes legal businesses, including law practices, legal departments, courts, agencies, … Continue reading →
By Kerry Hyatt Blomquist, Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence & 2013 IndyBar President October is Pro Bono Awareness Month, so it makes sense for me to focus this column on pro bono work. Before your eyes glaze over and you … Continue reading →