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Living The Good Life, Lawyer-Style

Did you think gunning to get into the Yales and Harvards of law schools was the way to find happiness? Think again. The National Jurist recently released a survey of law schools ranking them by…



Katy Perry’s 45-page Contract Rider

Tip of the hat to ContractsProfBlog for finding the latest in celebrity contract riders. Highlights include a “requirement of a spacious dressing room piped or draped in cream or soft pink”. Who knew? [via ContractsProf…


What Value do In-House Lawyers Produce?

Rees Morrison of the Law Department Management Blog proposes nine propositions that should provoke discussion about what value means in a corporate legal department. Make sure to subscribe to Rees’ blog and pull down a…





Ten plausible consequences of axing in-house lawyers

A recent post by law department management expert Rees Morrison points out that law department down-sizing may lead to significant adverse consequences. Head over to Rees’ Law Department Management Blog to read more (don’t forget…



“No oral modification” Clause Doesn’t Work

The Ninth Circuit is at it again.  You’ve probably seen “no oral modification” clauses in many contracts – they simply require any amendments to be reduced to a writing signed by both parties. Should be…


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