Lawyers

Lawyers and professionals: email management tips

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Managing emails for lawyers and professionals in most industries is a constant battle. In fact, the average professional spends 28 percent of work day reading and responding to emails, according to McKinsey. A lawyer should pay close attention to their inbox as they often receive lucrative …

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SC strikes off lawyer for “flagrant immorality”

Supreme Court (File photo) MANILA – The Supreme Court (CS) ordered the radiation of a lawyer for debauchery after having abandoned his wife and his family in order to live with another woman. In a by curiame (Unanimous) resolution posted on December 4, the High Court found lawyer Allan Contado …

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Chris Cuomo was charged with sexual misconduct before CNN sacked him

“That’s what the Cuomo brothers are giving us right now,” Zucker told The Times in April 2020. The following year, as Andrew Cuomo faced a growing number of sexual harassment charges, Chris Cuomo recused himself from reporting the scandal, leaving a prime-time hole in CNN’s coverage of what was turning …

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Medina Spirit failed Derby drug test with ointment, not injection, test says

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – Legendary horse trainer Bob Baffert was telling the truth when he said his Kentucky Derby-winning horse Medina Spirit was given an ointment that resulted in a failed drug test drug after the race – not by injection. Dr George Maylin, director of the New York Drug …

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Afghan lawyers call on Taliban cabinet to restore independence of national bar – JURIST – News

EXCLUSIVE LEGAL OFFICER – Lawyers from across Afghanistan sent letters to the taliban cabinet seeking the restoration of the Afghanistan Independent Bar Association after the Justice Department took back its premises and assumed its attorney licensing power last week. On November 23, armed Taliban fighters broke into the association’s offices …

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Is the copper ring of partnership tarnished for young lawyers?

Legal careers can take many directions, and lawyers have different career goals. Traditionally, however, most lawyers in private practice in law firms have aspired to partnership. This makes sense given the hierarchical structure of most law firms and the ‘up or out’ system that firms often employ, whereby junior lawyers …

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New lawyer for bus drivers told court he is continuing his lawsuit against SBS Transit, Courts & Crime News & Top Stories

SINGAPORE – Lawyer Lim Tean, who has taken over the case of 13 bus drivers suing SBS Transit for overtime, told the High Court on Monday (November 29) that his clients intend to pursue the lawsuit . It comes a week after a dramatic hearing last Monday on what was …

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Equal access to justice threatened in the Acadian Peninsula, according to lawyers

Lawyers say they are worried about the closure of courthouses in the province for 15 years, the Acadian Peninsula being the last affected region. This week, the provincial government announced that the Caraquet courthouse will close on January 1 and that its workload will be shifted to Bathurst, about 66 …

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Sexual assault trial collapses after lawyers argue missing CCTV could help defense

A man has been acquitted of sexually assaulting a store worker after his lawyers successfully argued that missing CCTV footage could have helped his defense. Judge Elma Sheahan ordered the jury to return the verdict of not guilty in what is the second trial to collapse this week in Dublin …

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Jirapong Sriwat – Nishimura & Asahi – Thailand – Lawyer profile

Jirapong Sriwat was recognized as (i) one of Thailand’s Top 100 Lawyers by Asia Business Law Review since 2018; and (ii) one of the top 40 Asian lawyers under 40 by Thomson Reuters (Asian Legal Business) in 2019. He is also the founding partner and is currently the co-managing partner …

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