Non-unanimous acquittals and attorney-client privilege

Nelita Collins

PETITIONS OF THE WEEK By Andrew Hamm on May 20, 2022 at 11:52 pm This week we highlight cert petitions that ask the Supreme Court to consider, among other things, whether the justices’ decision to prevent non-unanimous convictions in Louisiana also prohibits Puerto Rico from authorizing non-unanimous acquittals, and whether […]

Google antitrust: Bipartisan Congress bill just latest in tech firm legal troubles over advertising practices

Nelita Collins

Miami Mayor Francis Suarez pitches his city as tech companies’ new headquarters, claiming the city is ‘fundamentally American and free market.’ Congress will launch a bipartisan effort to break up Google’s advertising hegemony in another pitched battle between lawmakers and big tech. The Competition and Transparency in Digital Advertising Act […]

Meet Their Lawyers Fighting Amid Culture War

Nelita Collins

Johnny Depp’s and Amber Heard’s lawyers have entered the spotlight over the former couple’s trial. Depp fans have rallied behind his lawyer Benjamin Chew and vilified the lawyer Benjamin Rottenborn. Friends say Chew is cutthroat and Rottenborn is a gentle soul unfazed by the drama. Loading Something is loading. On […]