Growth Expected: The American Lawyer's survey of leaders of the Am Law 200, the nation's largest law firms, finds mild optimism and modest growth expectations for 2014, The American Lawyer reports.
Cyber Denied: Intentionally or not, the U.S. Supreme Court chose Cyber Monday to announce it would not slow down the march of states seeking to impose sales taxes on Internet retail purchases, Tony Mauro of The National Law Journal reports.
Cameras Allowed: The U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals will become the first federal appeals court in the country to provide live video coverage of hearings, The L.A. Times reports.
Topamax Verdit: An $11 million verdict has been awarded to the parents of a child born with congenital defects due to an anticonvulsant drug his mother took during pregnancy, P.J. D'Annunzio of The Legal Intelligencer reports.