February 13, 2024 03:56 PMSG's Office Is Case Study To Help Close Legal Gender Gap
By Travis Bland
The North Carolina Department of Revenue is urging the state Supreme Court to uphold a loss for Philip Morris in the agency's fight to fetch more than $300,000 in franchise tax from the tobacco giant, arguing that state law forbids an administrative court from contemplating the constitutionality of tax law.
By David van den Berg
If cannabis is reclassified to a lower tier under the Controlled Substances Act, it would unlock significant tax benefits for cannabis companies, such as allowing them to take standard business deductions, but they may need to account for their inventories differently to take full advantage.
By Marly Broudie
In an era of information overload, attorneys can use social media strategically — from making infographics to leveraging targeted advertising — to cut through the noise and establish a reputation among current and potential clients, says Marly Broudie at SocialEyes Communications.
By Craig Savitzky
After the dissolution of 147-year-old firm Stroock late last year shook up the legal world, a post-mortem analysis of the data reveals a long list of warning signs preceding the firm’s collapse — and provides some insight into how other firms might avoid the same disastrous fate, says Craig Savitzky at Leopard Solutions.
By Joyce Hanson
The Twenty-Nine Palms of Mission Indians is suing the U.S. government in California federal court over its decision to place the tribe on a "non-compliant list" under a law that targets illegal tobacco trafficking, arguing that its operations comply with all applicable state laws.
By Richard Davis
Coaching my son’s high school wrestling team has been great fun, but it’s also demonstrated how a legal career can benefit from certain experiences, such as embracing the unknown, studying the rules and engaging with new people, says Richard Davis at Maynard Nexsen.
Among associates, women now outnumber men for the first time, but progress toward gender equality at the top of the legal profession remains glacially slow, and firms must implement time-tested solutions to ensure associates’ gender parity lasts throughout their careers, say Kelly Culhane and Nicole Joseph at Culhane Meadows.
As lateral recruiting remains a key factor for law firm growth, partners considering a lateral move should be aware of a few commonly held myths — some of which contain a kernel of truth, and some of which are flat out wrong, says Dave Maurer at Major Lindsey.
Balancing my time between a BigLaw career and my role as an NFL cheerleader has taught me that pursuing your passions outside of work is not a distraction, but rather an opportunity to harness important skills that can positively affect how you approach work and view success in your career, says Rachel Schuster at Sheppard Mullin.
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February 5, 2024 09:50 PMPsychedelics Bill Roundup: Mass. Proposal Enters Legislature
February 1, 2024 03:40 PMThe Legal Industry Needs A Cybersecurity Paradigm Shift
January 31, 2024 04:24 PM5 Reasons Associates Shouldn't Take A Job Just For Money
January 30, 2024 03:36 PMPlaying Competitive Tennis Makes Me A Better Lawyer
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January 24, 2024 02:54 PMCompeting In Triathlons Makes Me A Better Lawyer
January 23, 2024 10:29 AM6 Practice Pointers For Pro Bono Immigration Practice
January 23, 2024 05:43 PMWhere Justices Stand On Chevron Doctrine Post-Argument
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