Saturday April 19, 2014

The Legalities of Crossing the Line to Ensure Teens Walk the Line

Lawyers in San Jose, California are scrambling in an effort to find a solution that will appease everyone in a recent “fake” arrest. Attorneys for the local police department, the police officer, the “victim” and the city are meeting to determine if a police officer’s “staging” of an arrest went too far. “The legal repercussions […]

Statistics on the Federal Level

Looks as though the difficult times have affected even the judicial system on the federal level. A recent Slate editorial reveals just how deep the cuts are. A. Harrison Barnes, attorney and LegalAuthority.com founder, says this could prove problematic in ways many haven’t even considered. For instance, of the 850 lower court federal judgeships, there […]

Working in Large Law Firm vs. Small Law Firms

Before you start your legal job search, you have to decide on the kind of legal environment you need to work in. If you have decided that you will work with a legal employer in a law firm then you again have to decide on what kind of law firm you are interested to work […]