Podcast: How to be a better associate

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Associates at law firms face many challenges, not the least of which is balancing marketing themselves while also giving their best to their firms. In this edition of Legal Toolkit from Legal Talk Network, host Jared Correia talks to attorney … Continue reading

Rating the cops

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Thanks to commonality of online ratings and reviews, it’s fairly easy to find out what others think about a restaurant, a product, or even a law firm. But what if you could let others know what you think about the … Continue reading

Judge rules scientific evidence shows Roundup can cause cancer

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A federal judge in San Francisco has ruled that plaintiffs have put forth reliable scientific evidence that exposure to Monsanto’s Roundup weedkiller can cause cancer. Andrus Wagstaff partner and National Trial Lawyers member Aimee Wagstaff is national co-lead counsel of that federal litigation … Continue reading

NTL member Bryan Neiderhiser named president of Western PA Trial Lawyers Association

The Law firm of Marcus & Mack is pleased to announce that National Trial Lawyers member Bryan S. Neiderhiser has been named president of the Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association (WPTLA).  WPTLA strives to be a voice for injured victims … Continue reading

Podcast: How to safely delete data

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When FBI agents raided the home and office of Trump attorney Michael Cohen earlier this year, they found a treasure trove of documents, data and recordings that could prove crucial to their case. What are the best ways to make … Continue reading

NTL member Michelle Simpson Tuegel Representing Former Olympic and USA National Team Gymnasts Respond to Walker County Indictments Related to Sexual Abuse at Karolyi Ranch

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Attorneys Mo Aziz of Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto & Aziz and National Trial Lawyers member Michelle Simpson Tuegel, who jointly represent a number of former Olympic and USA National Team Gymnasts who attended and were abused at Karolyi ranch … Continue reading

NTL member Joel Wooten honored by Georgia Supreme Court

Joel Wooten

National Trial Lawyers member Joel Wooten has been given an Amicus Curiae award by the Georgia Supreme Court, a founding partner of Butler Wooten & Peak, according to the firm. Wooten was presented with a resolution stating that he has … Continue reading

Why Building A Legal Brand Is Big Business: Is Your Firm A Brand Or A Name?

Some of the country’s most high-profile lawyers and firms now are household names. You could argue that attorney Glen Lerner’s legal brand is not unlike like Ellen or Oprah of the talk-show world. But do you think those brands built … Continue reading

Law students fight forced arbitration

Last month, the Supreme Court upheld the right of companies to enforce employment clauses that require employees to use arbitration to settle disagreements rather than joining class action lawsuits. Research shows arbitration agreements are being used more often by employers, … Continue reading

Sessions’ war on civil rights

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From a “zero tolerance” policy that separates migrant children from their families to walking back criminal justice reform, Attorney General Jeff Sessions is slowly undermining progress made in civil rights, according to a story at The Atlantic. After recusing himself from … Continue reading