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Bureau Chief, Legal Coverage — Wall Street Journal
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WSJ Bureau Chief overseeing legal coverage., Formerly FT's U.S. Financial Correspondent, Capital Markets Reporter

Dewey Trial Puts Ban on Written Jury Instructions in Sharp Relief — By Sara Randazzo and Jacob Gershman Jurors in criminal trials face the challenge of deciding a person's innocence or guilt by applying complex laws. In trials in New York state court, unlike in most other states, they have to do it without written instructions.
Oct 02, 2015

Would #Dewey jury deliberations be going fast if they had their instructions in writing?

Oct 02, 2015

RT @sara_randazzo: Would #Dewey jury deliberations be going fast if they had their instructions in writing?

Locke Lord, Edwards Wildman Pair Up — Partners at Locke Lord LLP and Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP have become the latest to join the law firm merger bandwagon, officially greenlighting a union that will take effect in January.The two firms revealed their proposed merger back in September, saying that a combination would create a firm of approximately 1,000 lawyers working from 23 offices.
Dec 01, 2014

Partners at Locke Lord and Edwards Wildman Palmer have become the latest to join the law firm merger bandwagon

Utah Considers Bringing Back the Firing Squad — wsj-video guid="3B0F9912-451A-4065-9DBD-83277053F752"]Utah is considering bringing back the firing squad, the latest state to propose laws to revive older execution methods, in the event that lethal-injection becomes infeasible. Tennessee earlier this year passed a law allowing for use of the electric chair as a backup plan.

Judge Denies Apple Request for Injunction vs Samsung Phones, Tablets — A federal judge Wednesday denied a request from Apple Inc. to bar Samsung Electronics Co. from selling smartphones and tablets in the U.S. that infringe on Apple patents.Apple had sought a permanent injunction against certain Samsung products after a judge and jury found in May that the Korean firm had infringed on three of its patents in a high-profile intellectual property dispute.
Aug 27, 2014

Judge denies request from Apple to bar Samsung from selling smartphones and tablets

Oct 02, 2015

At Silicon Valley’s favorite business school, allegations of a tough workplace

Sep 30, 2015

RT @sara_randazzo: A #Dewey juror told the court that "if we are here" on Oct. 9, she has a doctor's appointment. That would be 17th day of deliberations...

Sep 29, 2015

Twitter is examining whether to allow users to tweet more than 140 characters at a time

Sep 21, 2015

U.S. Justice Department conducts criminal probe of Volkswagen, sources say

Sep 21, 2015

Judge Rakoff proves ally to government on insider-trading ruling

Sep 15, 2015

Justice Breyer, on ‘Late Show,’ defends ban on cameras in Supreme Court

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