NFL Franchise Moves and Controversies Create a Lucrative Playing Field for Big Law

The start of the 2017 National Football League season may seem like a hot mess to fans–especially those in San Diego, St. Louis and Oakland–but it looks like another banner year for the attorneys who keep it all legal. By any measure, 2016 was a boom year for Big Law and the NFL.

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  • Practicing Professionalism as a Lawyer

    By Randy Evans and Shari Klevens

    Professionalism is necessary so that the practice of law may continue to survive and thrive.

  • Avoiding Common Errors in Employment Documents: A Checklist

    By Kevin Leblang, Izabel McDonald and Sarah Hanson

    In the fast-paced world of employment law, where scandals and groundbreaking lawsuits are front page news, more mundane requirements for documentation that employers provide to candidates and employees can fall through the cracks. While these requirements may not be as sensational as the latest sexual harassment allegations or the potential repeal or scaling back of the Dodd-Frank Act, overlooking them can expose employers to potentially devastating liability.

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Video: Celebrating the 2015 Women Leaders and Power Players

The Recorder
This year's winners recount career crossroads and lessons learned.
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2016 LEGAL DEPARTMENTS OF THE YEAR AND IN-HOUSE IMPACT AWARDS

WOMEN LEADERS IN TECH LAW - 2016

THE RECORDER'S BEST - 2016

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: 2016 LEGAL DEPARTMENTS OF THE YEAR

TOP SETTLEMENTS OF 2015

THE RECORDER'S 2016 CORPORATE DEPARTMENTS OF THE YEAR

TOP VERDICTS OF 2015

THE RECORDER'S 2016 LITIGATION DEPARTMENTS OF THE YEAR

THE RECORDER'S 2015 INNOVATORS OF THE YEAR

THE RECORDER'S 2015 LEGAL DEPARTMENTS OF THE YEAR

THE RECORDER'S 2015 WOMEN LEADERS IN TECH LAW

THE RECORDER'S BEST 2015

TOP SETTLEMENTS OF 2014

TOP VERDICTS OF 2014

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