Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, Crowell & Moring, Goodwin Procter, and Ropes & Gray are joining a growing group of Big Law firms revamping their return to office and vaccination policies due to an uptick in the spread of coronavirus.
President Joe Biden called on Andrew Cuomo to resign after the release of a state report finding that the New York governor sexually harassed multiple women, created a “climate of fear” in his office and violated federal and state laws.
On today’s episode on our weekly legal news podcast, On The Merits, we talk about the flaws of the bar exam, and what could and should replace it, with the dean of the Willamette University College of Law, Brian Gallini.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention banned evictions in areas of the country with substantial and high transmission of coronavirus on Tuesday, after a firestorm of criticism from Democrats following the lapse of a previous moratorium on Saturday.
A group of Texas-based lawyers of color have been promoted to top posts at big firms this year, as the Lone Star State sees intense competition and the industry’s diversity shortcomings come under a spotlight.