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The Lawyers Weekly's Oscars

There has been no shortage of movies made about lawyers and the law over the years, but there are some standouts that Lawyers Weekly have no

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Students receive accidental scholarships

Prospective students of an American law school enjoyed a short-lived moment when they were told the ...

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Lawyer creates his and hers business card

A Canadian divorce lawyer, James Mahon, has truly captured the concept of divorce with a "his and h...

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Angry spammer launches inbox blitz

American lawyers and law students have found themselves the target of a zealous and belligerent spam...

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Not-so-red roses

UK firm Eversheds' Birmingham office has showed its romantic side to employees by sending out a firm...

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So close, yet so far...

Two unfortunate Herbert Smith trainees have been left high and dry after failing an exam in their legal practice course (LPC) by a whopping ...

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A new blouse for every six minutes

A retired American judge has been admonished for ordering a lawyer, who settled a class action lawsuit, to accept payment of his $US125,000 ...

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Bee-careful-of-the-pranks-you-pull

An Indonesian boy was, well, stung by his own prank after the repercussions of his mischief-making left him facing criminal charges last wee...

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Busting out the ghostlawyers

Lawyers in the US have been outed for paying off writers to scribe their legal blog entries in what has been termed "ghostblogging". The pra...

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Too many lawyers spoil the take

Most lawyers would be unfamiliar with clients reacting joyously at the minimal size of their legal bill, but one firm in Massachusetts has m...

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