Category Archives: Examples

Judge Sciarrino Makes Us LOL

Here is the parodic, hashtag-laden opening paragraph of Judge Matthew Sciarrino’s decision this week in People v. Malcolm Harris, 2011NY080152, NYLJ 1202549877835 at *1 (Crim., NY, Decided April 20, 2012), that has everyone LOLing: The New York County District Attorney’s … Continue reading

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Effectively Assisting Pro Se Bankruptcy Filers: Course Materials

Full text of the program materials are now available from a October 18, 2009 joint continuing legal education program entitled Effectively Assisting Pro Se [Bankruptcy] Filers: A View from the Bench, cosponsored by the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges and … Continue reading

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California Courts’ Family Law Task Force Focuses on Legal Information & Communication Issues

Legal information and communication issues lie at the center of a number of recent U.S. civil justice reform efforts, including the joint project of the American College of Trial Lawyers (ACTL) Task Force on Discovery and Civil Justice and the … Continue reading

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Economists’ Brief in Leegin

Because this blog covers legal communication as well as legal information systems, this blog will occasionally post notable examples of legal communication. The Economists’ Brief (in PDF, RTF, or MS Word) submitted in Leegin Creative Leather Products, Inc. v. PSKS, … Continue reading

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