Category: Legal Practice

Hot, Naked Court Data

Creative Commons and Public.Resource.Org have released 1.8 Million Pages of U.S. Case Law Available Now for Developers: “Today’s release covers all U.S. Supreme Court decisions and all Courts of Appeals decisions from 1950 on. The release is equivalent to 1,858 volumes of case law in book form, a stack of books 348 feet tall.” Read more →

Sorry, but no one involved is a winner

At Above the Law, David Lat gets the scoop of the year– Nixon Peadbody’s motivational song: Someone Deserves to be Shot Over This Nixon Peabody: This Is Not a Love Theme Song: “[Nixon Peadbody representatives] emphasized that the song was internal to the firm and is protected by copyright. They also insisted that it is NOT a “theme song” —… Read more →