What’s Hot, What’s Not: National and Global Practice Trends 2017
This annual report looks at what’s going on in the legal profession in the United States and in other parts of the world. The legal profession will survive, says the author, if the profession recognizes the change that is occurring and turns it to an advantage.
The “Uberization” of Legal Services: Consistent with Ethics Rules?
A number of Wisconsin lawyers have received letters from virtual marketplaces inviting them to participate in their legal services. Contracting for legal work through a virtual marketplace doesn’t require merely making sure your office is fully equipped and your insurance is up to date. State Bar ethics counsel Aviva Kaiser explores the difficult issues that persist concerning a lawyer’s ability to comply with the Rules of Professional Conduct.
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Supreme Court Digest
In this column, Prof. Daniel Blinka and Prof. Thomas Hammer summarize all decisions of the Wisconsin Supreme Court (except those involving lawyer or judicial discipline).
Court of Appeals Digest
In this column, Profs. Daniel D. Blinka and Thomas J. Hammer summarize select published opinions of the Wisconsin Court of Appeals. Full-text decisions are linked below.
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