The conviction and death penalty sentence of Donald Fell for the 2000 abduction and murder of a Vermont woman was vacated Friday because of juror misconduct.
- Judge Voids Foreign-Based Marital Agreements
- Ruling Blocks Lawyer's Bid to Recover Fees
- Courts Asked to Weigh In on Teacher Tenure, Discipline
- N.J. Judge Removes Pro Hac Vice Lawyer for Signing Papers
- Law Journal Seeks Nominations for Pro Bono, Public Service
- Panel: FDA Not Required to Hold Hearings on Animal Feed
Panel Tosses Courier's Suit Over Lifting Bag of Coins
Judge Finds Mother "Cannot Be Trusted" With Custody
In this Special Report from the New York Law Journal: "Trends in Distributing a Business Interest and Enhanced Earning Capacity," "The Crossroads of Immigration and Family Law," "Child Support Modifications Are Easier After 2010 Amendments," and "The Prenup Is Signed, Now It’s Just Cake and Dancing, Right?."
A continuing series of Q&As with New York's federal judges, discussing their styles of case management, most difficult challenges, and their enthusiasm for their work.
The 2014 class of New York Law Journal Rising Stars includes 42 attorneys 40 years of age and under from every sector of the bar. Judging from the nominations submitted on their behalf, these lawyers exhibit the first-rate legal skills, keen judgment, creativity and dedication that have made a lasting impression on their colleagues and clients.