5 SEO Practices That Will Hurt Your Law Firm Website (and 3 That Will Help)

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Stepping into the world of search engine optimization for the first time can be bewildering. At times it can seem like all of the “experts” on the subject have a different idea of what constitutes “best practices.” Also, the fact … Continue reading

Video: Single mother of 5 to graduate from law school


The road to law school hasn’t been an easy one for Ieshia Champs, but she’s set to graduate from Texas Southern University’s Marshall School of Law in May. A single mother of five children attributes her success to a lot … Continue reading

Shades of Watergate: Did the FBI seize Cohen’s recordings?

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As President Nixon did recording audio in the Oval Office that would haunt him in the Watergate investigation, it turns out President Trump’s attorney Micheal Cohen also regularly recorded conversations. Now, Trump’s team is concerned that the FBI may have … Continue reading

FBI raids Trump’s lawyer: Will he fire Mueller?

After the FBI raided the office and hotel room of President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Michael Cohen on Monday, some conservative pundits and the president are crying foul over the sanctity of attorney-client privilege. USA Today has a look at … Continue reading

NTL member files class action lawsuit against Polaris

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A nationwide class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of named Plaintiffs James Bruner, Michael Zeeck and Ed Beattie, individually and on behalf of the other members of the class, against off-road vehicle manufacturer and distributors Polaris Industries, Inc. … Continue reading

Video: What you need to know about Cosby’s retrial

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The retrial of Bill Cosby on sexual assault charges is underway in Norristown, Pennsylvania. The first time the comedian was tried on these charges ended in a deadlocked jury. This latest trial is taking place in a different environment, after … Continue reading

ACLU Sues Orange County District Attorney and Sheriff over Secret, Illegal Jail Informant Program

The American Civil Liberties Union, the ACLU Foundation of Southern California, and the law firm of Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP today filed a lawsuit against Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas and Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens, whose departments … Continue reading

Follow The Trial Lawyer magazine on social media!

For the latest in legal and political news and opinions, follow The Trial Lawyer magazine on social media! The Trial Lawyer is the official publication of Legal Associations Management, and it’s now on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. We regularly post … Continue reading

How safe is your cloud data?

As more and more confidential client data migrates to the cloud, lawyers have a responsibility and an ethical duty to safeguard it. In this story at the ABA Journal, Jason Tashea says that the rules regarding that responsibility are constantly … Continue reading

Podcast: The fine print in legal advertising

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If you advertise, you’re probably already familiar with the byzantine advertising rules placed on lawyers. In this podcast from Lawyerist on the Legal Talk Network, Megan Zavieh talks about ethically problematic marketing strategies for lawyers. Ms. Zavieh is a California … Continue reading