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Aaron Frey Archive — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine
Aaron Frey Archive — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine  Bangor Daily News

January is unofficially considered 'divorce month' in legal circles due to a peak in filings. Here's a divorce lawyer's advice on how to survive your own separation.
January is unofficially considered 'divorce month' in legal circles due to a peak in filings. Here's a divorce lawyer's advice on how to survive your own separation.  Business Insider

2019 crisis leadership in review | Hogan Lovells
2019 crisis leadership in review | Hogan Lovells  JD Supra

My Favorite Post Of 2019 - Media, Telecoms, IT, Entertainment - United States
My Favorite Post Of 2019 - Media, Telecoms, IT, Entertainment - United States  Mondaq News Alerts

Showdown Over Special Counsel Records Hits DC Circuit
Showdown Over Special Counsel Records Hits DC Circuit  Courthouse News Service

Lawyers Are Trying to Scare You with Facebook Ads
Lawyers Are Trying to Scare You with Facebook Ads  Snopes.com

15 Ways to Strengthen Your Business and Brand
15 Ways to Strengthen Your Business and Brand  JD Supra

Tort changes in Louisiana will be a popular topic -- but won't help lower auto insurance rates
Tort changes in Louisiana will be a popular topic -- but won't help lower auto insurance rates  The Advocate

Mark Ballard: Tort changes in Louisiana will be a popular topic - but won't help lower auto insurance rates
Mark Ballard: Tort changes in Louisiana will be a popular topic - but won't help lower auto insurance rates  Insurance News Net

Ohio US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Advocate Has Endorsed Attorney Erik Karst of Karst von Oiste to Assist A
Ohio US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Advocate Has Endorsed Attorney Erik Karst of Karst von Oiste to Assist A  EIN News

Meet Some Key Players in 2020 Environmental Litigation
Meet Some Key Players in 2020 Environmental Litigation  Bloomberg Environment

The City's No. 1 Source for the Law Profession
The City's No. 1 Source for the Law Profession  Chicago Daily Law Bulletin

Skadden Fires Back After Al Sharpton Chides Firm on Diversity | The American Lawyer
Skadden Fires Back After Al Sharpton Chides Firm on Diversity | The American Lawyer  Texas Lawyer

Divorce Time: January sees spike in divorces nationwide
Divorce Time: January sees spike in divorces nationwide  Local 5 - weareiowa.com

John Bolton still wants to talk -- here's why it matters
John Bolton still wants to talk -- here's why it matters  WICZ

In Insider Trading Trial of Telemaque Lavidas US Wants To Ban Talk of How It Investigated
In Insider Trading Trial of Telemaque Lavidas US Wants To Ban Talk of How It Investigated  Inner City Press

Lawsuit against lawyer, judge dismissed
Lawsuit against lawyer, judge dismissed  Lenoir News-Topic

What It Takes to Be a Lawyer-Linguist at the European Union
What It Takes to Be a Lawyer-Linguist at the European Union  Slator

Elizabeth Warren unveils plan to overhaul bankruptcy laws, spotlighting differences with Biden
Elizabeth Warren unveils plan to overhaul bankruptcy laws, spotlighting differences with Biden  CNBC

Ikea's $46 Million Settlement Furniture Tip-Over
Ikea's $46 Million Settlement Furniture Tip-Over  ConsumerReports.org

Kent Mawhinney: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know
Kent Mawhinney: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know  Heavy.com

Tokyo prosecutors raid office of Japanese lawyer who represented former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn
Tokyo prosecutors raid office of Japanese lawyer who represented former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn  Your Valley

Nevada City attorney steps down; council expected to confirm interim this month
Nevada City attorney steps down; council expected to confirm interim this month  The Union of Grass Valley

Many see advantages in Uniform Bar Exam
Many see advantages in Uniform Bar Exam  Indiana Lawyer

DTCI: Meet the 2020 DTCI Board of Directors
DTCI: Meet the 2020 DTCI Board of Directors  Indiana Lawyer

IndyBar: 2019 BGD LegCon's Look Ahead at 2020 Legislative Session
IndyBar: 2019 BGD LegCon's Look Ahead at 2020 Legislative Session  Indiana Lawyer

Alternative approaches: Pew study finds civil legal problems impacting 47% of US households
Alternative approaches: Pew study finds civil legal problems impacting 47% of US households  Indiana Lawyer

So You Want to Get Fit This Year. But Where Does a Busy Lawyer Start?
So You Want to Get Fit This Year. But Where Does a Busy Lawyer Start?  Law.com

How Kirkland 'Partners in Name Only' Live in Limbo
How Kirkland 'Partners in Name Only' Live in Limbo  Bloomberg Law

Brazilian lawyer defends hybrid regulation for Bitcoin
Brazilian lawyer defends hybrid regulation for Bitcoin  Sahiwal Tv

Seeking a 'healthy divorce'? Here's what 'Marriage Story' got right (and wrong)
Seeking a 'healthy divorce'? Here's what 'Marriage Story' got right (and wrong)  NBC News

Shh! Don't Talk About the Rivalry in the Sisterhood | The American Lawyer
Shh! Don't Talk About the Rivalry in the Sisterhood | The American Lawyer  Law.com

'Relapse is part of the journey': Dallas lawyer enlists colleagues to help watch for bipolar symptoms
'Relapse is part of the journey': Dallas lawyer enlists colleagues to help watch for bipolar symptoms  The Dallas Morning News

A better bar exam? Law profs weigh in on whether test accurately measures skills required for law practice
A better bar exam? Law profs weigh in on whether test accurately measures skills required for law practice  ABA Journal

According to the lawyer, a young girl who was hit by a rotten ball while playing Astros has permanent brain damage
According to the lawyer, a young girl who was hit by a rotten ball while playing Astros has permanent brain damage  gotech daily

North Dakota county accepted refugees, but the debate is far from over
North Dakota county accepted refugees, but the debate is far from over  The Washington Post

'Obamacare' mandate is hot topic for lawyers but ho-hum to consumers
'Obamacare' mandate is hot topic for lawyers but ho-hum to consumers  Texarkana Gazette

Social Media, the First Amendment, and Government Actors
Social Media, the First Amendment, and Government Actors  WisBar

Legalpad Raises $10M To Help Immigrant Entrepreneurs With The Visa Process
Legalpad Raises $10M To Help Immigrant Entrepreneurs With The Visa Process  Crunchbase News

How to Get a Divorce, With Divorce Lawyer Jacqueline Newman
How to Get a Divorce, With Divorce Lawyer Jacqueline Newman  Lifehacker

Presentation skills for lawyers: the art of timing – The Lawyer | Legal insight, benchmarking data and jobs
Presentation skills for lawyers: the art of timing – The Lawyer | Legal insight, benchmarking data and jobs  The Lawyer

The Nevada US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Has Endorsed Attorney Erik Karst of the KOV Law Firm to Ensure a Navy
The Nevada US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Has Endorsed Attorney Erik Karst of the KOV Law Firm to Ensure a Navy  EIN News

Wells Fargo Attorney Moonlights as Buttigieg Campaign Policy Adviser
Wells Fargo Attorney Moonlights as Buttigieg Campaign Policy Adviser  The American Prospect

New impeachment evidence: Lev Parnas, associate of Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani, pressed for Ukraine investigation into Joe Biden
New impeachment evidence: Lev Parnas, associate of Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani, pressed for Ukraine investigation into Joe Biden  USA TODAY

Stripped of party support, Rep. Matt Shea arrives in Olympia amid calls for his resignation
Stripped of party support, Rep. Matt Shea arrives in Olympia amid calls for his resignation  The Daily World

Marvin Claims Between Unmarried Partners Will Abound in Post-Marriage California – A Conversation with Jeffrey Makoff
Marvin Claims Between Unmarried Partners Will Abound in Post-Marriage California – A Conversation with Jeffrey Makoff  JD Supra

FedEx Wage Suit Judge Criticizes Littler For Overlitigating
FedEx Wage Suit Judge Criticizes Littler For Overlitigating  Law360

Michael Avenatti arrested at courthouse during hearing
Michael Avenatti arrested at courthouse during hearing  ABC News

Twitter’s Top Lawyer Is Final Word on Blocking Tweets—Even Donald Trump’s
Twitter’s Top Lawyer Is Final Word on Blocking Tweets—Even Donald Trump’s  Yahoo Finance

Meet Twitter’s top lawyer, who has the final word on blocking tweets—including Donald Trump’s
Meet Twitter’s top lawyer, who has the final word on blocking tweets—including Donald Trump’s  Fortune