10 things to know about social mediaBy Kathryn ConwayDecember 2016Because of this social media explosion in popular culture, the law regarding discovery and admissibility of social media information is rapidly growing and evolving. Here are 10 things every litigation attorney should know about social media.
Ghosts of the past: Legal relics lurking in the civil justice systemBy Amelia S. Buragas & Laura CastagnaNovember 2016The law is constantly changing to reflect our evolving notions of justice and fairness. However, sometimes artifacts of the past continue to find themselves firmly rooted in our civil justice system despite the fact that they reflect a bygone era or legal theories that have been abandoned. Here are some examples.
Good-faith settlement—When to settleBy Albert E. DurkinOctober 2016A look at the factors all parties must take into consideration when deciding when and how to settle a workers’ compensation case involving a third-party defendant/employer.