Handling a Prisoner Case

NDNY FCBA CLE announcement for their upcoming program: “Handling a Prisoner Case” at the following address:

http://www.nynd.uscourts.gov/documents/FCBA_announcement.pdf

If you would like to register, please e-mail Trista O’Hara at tohara@ndnyfcba.org. The CLE program will be free to all FCBA members.

Please don’t hesitate to e-mail or call Ms. O’Hara, at (315) 422-2711, with questions.

A two part series held in both Syracuse & Albany

 

Lawyers find they can bill fewer hours, make more money via a virtual firm

Virtual law firms break from traditional model – Charlotte Business Journal

Moore, a corporate lawyer, started his career with a huge New York firm, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, and then jumped to increasingly smaller firms based in Atlanta and Charlotte. But he never found the right fit. He also wasn’t interested in starting a solo practice.

Read entire article.

 

NYLJ: Judge Lewis A. Kaplan Order Excluding Government Witness

United States v. Ahmed Khalfan Ghailani, S10 98 Crim. 1023 (LAK)

United States, Plaintiff v. Ahmed Khalfan Ghailani, Defendant, S10 98 Crim. 1023 (LAK)

U.S. DISTRICT COURT, SOUTHERN DISTRICT
Criminal Practice
New York Law Journal10-07-2010

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The Court has not reached this conclusion lightly. It is acutely aware of the perilous nature of the world in which we live. But the Constitution is the rock upon which our nation rests. We must follow it not only when it is convenient, but when fear and danger beckon in a different direction. To do less would diminish us and undermine the foundation upon which we stand.

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Read Full Text here.