Are litigation budgets an oxymoron? – InsideCounsel

Are litigation budgets an oxymoron?InsideCounselAs all of us know as inside lawyers, applying conventional corporate budgeting ethos to pending complex litigation is a nightmare. Not only are we unable to predict opponent tactics and activity levels, but we also can't predict judicial pace and …and more »

Powers Honors Six Leading UT Austin Alumni with Presidential Citations (UT)

University of Texas at Austin President Bill Powers will recognize six esteemed leaders from law, business and public service with Presidential Citations this week, marking his final tribute as president to some of the university’s biggest supporters.

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Five ways your lawyers can save you money in litigation – Lexology (registration)

Five ways your lawyers can save you money in litigationLexology (registration)To file a complaint or an answer in litigation, your lawyers are required to conduct enough due diligence to make sure there is a reasonable basis for your claims. But litigants are often reluctant to invest beyond this minimal level of due diligence …

Can Corporations Use RICO Law to Combat Plaintiffs' Lawyers? – Bloomberg

BloombergCan Corporations Use RICO Law to Combat Plaintiffs' Lawyers?BloombergJudge Kaplan's "unseemly display of American judicial imperialism is bad enough, and has already caused diplomatic friction," Deepak Gupta, Donziger's lawyer, argues in his brief. "But it is intolerable in light of the history of this litigation: The …and more »