Jul 31, 4:39 AM PDT
Federal judge Mark Bennett has resorted to what might be called a creative sanction against out-of-state law firm Jones Day following what he considered excessive interruption and witness-coaching during discovery in the case of Security National Bank of Sioux City v. Abbott...
Jun 24, 11:19 AM PDT
Big law should not be a big bully. Last week, the nation’s largest law firm , Jones Day, tried to use trademark law to censor a website critical of Detroit’s emergency manager (a former Jones Day partner). As is typical, since the website criticized the firm, it included a Jones Day...
Feb 14, 9:10 AM PST
"When you're asked a question ... you're not supposed to interrupt judges and, if they ask questions which can be answered yes or no, you answer yes or no. Don’t you understand that?" It was Judge Richard Posner , schooling Jones Day partner Matthew Kairis, in the oral argument...
Jones Day Video Sanction Shows Attys Can Go Too FarLaw360 (subscription)
Law360, Houston (July 31, 2014, 9:43 PM ET) -- A federal judge's unusual decision to force a Jones Day
attorney to make a training video explaining proper discovery procedure as punishment for incessantly objecting during her successful defense of …
Jones Day Atty Sanctioned For Discovery Abuses In Abbott RowLaw360 (subscription)
Law360, Los Angeles (July 30, 2014, 10:42 PM ET) -- An Iowa federal judge has sanctioned a Jones Day
attorney for form objections, witness coaching and excessive interruptions in a case over a bacterial contamination in Abbott Laboratories' powdered ...
Remember Jones Day's Hissy Fit C&D Letter? Here's The Response!Above the LawReuters
A couple weeks back we reported on the big hissy fit that Jones Day
threw over Kevynorr.com, at the time a bare-bones website that promised to be a sarcastic look at former Jones Day
partner Kevyn Orr's “emergency management” of Detroit. Jones Day
Tesla, Jones Day, Fuel Cell, PR: Intellectual PropertyBloomberg
Law firm Jones Day
LLP threatened the operator of a website critical of Detroit's emergency manager with a trademark-infringement lawsuit. The website, www.kevynorr.com, is named for the former Jones Day
partner who serves as emergency financial ...and more »
Jones Day, Others Take Aim At $20M Howrey Clawback ClaimsLaw360 (subscription)
Law360, San Francisco (July 29, 2014, 7:06 PM ET) -- Jones Day
, Perkins Coie LLP and several other firms urged a California bankruptcy judge on Tuesday to toss a Howrey LLP trustee's efforts to claw back $20 million in profits its ex-partners earned ...
Jones Day's Supreme Court Strategy Pays OffLaw360 (subscription)
Law360, New York (July 08, 2014, 8:02 PM ET) -- Jones Day
partner Noel Francisco had a tall task for his first appearance before the U.S. Supreme Court in January: Convince the nine justices that President Barack Obama's recess appointments to the ...and more »