Following a malpractice case filed by a former client, the D.C. Court of Appeals disbarred an attorney for Mayor Adrian Fenty last week. Jeff Jeffrey chronicles the downfall of Fenty's former interim deputy general counsel, Garrett Lee.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit ruled the 1973 Rehabilitation Act now covers both sleep and sex and now new discrimination claims could be filed, reports Joe Palazzolo.
Legal Times has made available the transcript from its seventh annual Supreme Court review. Tony Mauro hosted the event that featured four lawyers, each of whom argued at least one case before the Court during the past term.
Dickstein Shapiro recently hired Congressman Albert Wynn (D-Md.) and former Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert (R-Ill.). Brian Katkin takes a look at what this means for the firm’s lobbying practice.