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Collections litigation: taking the 'happy' out of 'sue happy'

January 12, 2017

Edward Poll BridgeTower Media Newswires You became a lawyer because trial law enthralled you. Ever since you saw “Perry Mason” reruns, you wanted to be in front of that judge and jury, fighting for your clients and justice. But did you ever think ...

The sexiest diet alive

January 12, 2017

When People magazine featured their 2016 annual winner of the “Sexiest Man Alive” it was Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, former wrestling star, and now the highest paid actor in the world. Sure, Rock is a nice piece of chiseled beefcake ...

Eminent domain lawyer stands tall as ever more

January 12, 2017

Tom Kirvan Legal News, Editor-in-Chief Darius Dynkowski isn’t one to name-drop, but if he was . . . How about Frank Sinatra for starters? Then there was the time that he rubbed elbows with boxing great Muhammad Ali, in his prime perhaps the best-known ...

Immigration case to be heard in the Supreme Court

January 12, 2017

Michael Carlin Should a lawful permanent resident of the United States be deported as a result of a conviction for conduct that is perfectly legal in 43 states, the District of Columbia, and under federal law? We think not. I first met Juan Esquivel Quintana ...

Book discusses the art of depositions

January 12, 2017

The goal of every trial lawyer is to make a deposition come alive by making it interesting and compelling for the jury. Depositions play an integral part in a successful trial. "Mastering the Art of Depositions," a new release from the American Bar ...

Give gifts . . . to yourself

January 12, 2017

Edward Poll BridgeTower Media Newswire You’ve likely been recently giving gifts to your loved ones, your colleagues, your staff members, your special vendors, and maybe even your clients. But what I want to address today are gifts to yourself. I’m ...