Legal Humor


Text Messages May Form a Binding Contract

For all in-house counsel conducting contract negotiations via SMS, WhatsApp or SnapChat, be forewarned – your text messages may form a binding contract: “Last month, in St. John’s Holdings, LLC v. Two Electronics, LLC (No. 16…


Top 10 Most Ridiculous Lawsuits of 2015

The U.S. Chamber’s list of the Top 10 Most Ridiculous Lawsuits of 2015 is out. From monkey selfies to “careless” hugs, there is a lawsuit for everyone to love. “FacesOfLawsuitAbuse.org, which was formerly named IAmLawsuitAbuse.org, is a project…



Benefits of Being an In-house Lawyer (Humor)

What are the benefits of being an in-house lawyer? Well, here are some examples – send us your links and tips to info@inhouseblog.com! You don’t have to follow this handy chart to find out when you…


Hugs May Spread Liability

Just when you had “hugs not drugs” down pat, now comes this: “Who doesn’t love a long, warm hug on a crisp autumn day? Your co-workers, that’s who. Employment lawyer Jeffrey Polsky of Fox Rothschild…


IP: Chicken sandwich can’t be copyrighted

Patent trolls, open source, drones and AI – hot areas in intellectual property law – and oh yeah, the chicken sandwich: “A ham sandwich, as popular lore has it, may well be indictable. But a…


Male Lawyers Can’t Get Along in the Workplace?

Apparently, primal competitive instincts prevent male lawyers from getting along in the workplace: “Considering why male friendships can seem stronger among working class men, the professor at the Maryland School of Social Work said: ‘There…