President Obama's three nominees to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit appear to be in trouble, and they may need Democrats to employ the "nuclear option" to ever make it to the bench. Pl
Lawyers are scrambling following the U.S. Supreme Court's decision on October 15 to grant review in six separate challenges to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's greenhouse gas regulations. B
...Appeals will decide whether Mazahery can keep practicing. Earlier this month, the Board on Professional Responsibility, which hears D.C. Bar disciplinary cases, recommended disbarment...
...Due to the recent reductions in the number of staff currently on-board, staff have been cross-trained to perform myriad duties, and there is...
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The U.S. Justice Department's Office of Legal Counsel regularly is called upon to advise executive agencies on matters ranging from the extent of executive privilege to the lawfulness of recess appoi
Shon Hopwood, the onetime jailhouse lawyer who served time in federal prison for robbing banks, has been hired as a 2014 law clerk for Judge Janice Rogers Brown of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D
When the country's already waited seven years to have a permanent director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, what's another five hours? That's how long the Senate waited on
National Law Journal
A federal judge on Wednesday struck down federal regulations on debit-card transaction fees, finding that the Federal Reserve adopted rules that "inappropriately" inflated fees by billions of dollars
The subjects of recent political scandals in D.C. have hired lawyers from the upper echelons of the white-collar defense bar. Even more work could be in the pipeline for Washington's defense bar
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