Long overshadowed by footnote four, footnote three of the Carolene Products case may soon get his due, with a new fall docudrama on HBO chronicling his long struggle with alcoholism and drug abuse, which began shortly after release of the case. “I’m ready ready for prime time now,” footnote three said in a prepared statement. “I’m a fighter.”
The Nobel Prize in economics has reportedly been awarded to Gary Carruthers, the creator of the complex economic formula that is used to price Westlaw products randomly, a Swedish legal publication is reporting.
An attorney in Cleveland admitted to her colleagues last week that she read an entire reported legal case and did not just skim it for legal quotes to include in a brief.
In a recent case, a law firm billed a corporate client more than $12,000 for 78 separate billing entries related to the game, including one with the notation “Awesome! Played the word QA on a triple letter score to win the game!”
In a concerted effort to reduce government spending, the Republican-led U.S House of Representatives has voted to “eliminate all vegetation on or around government buildings and near government-funded structures.”
The Uniform Law Commission announced today that it has formed a committee to review and recommend uniform playground rules, saying “the time is right to bring clarity and stability to a confusing and rapidly changing aspect of childhood.”