CourtsThe Supreme Court's Week: By The Numbers
The justices issued two unanimous opinions this week involving double jeopardy and maritime law, but they were in less agreement during four oral arguments, particularly one over an environmental rule on the court's emergency docket. Here, Law360 Pulse takes a data-driven dive into the week that was at the U.S. Supreme Court.
Modern LawyerPolsinelli Real Estate Atty Made Co-Manager Of Chicago Office
A Polsinelli PC shareholder and experienced real estate attorney has been tapped to co-manage the firm's 200-person Chicago office, the BigLaw firm announced.
Florida PulseCarnival's Top Attorney Saw Pay Climb To $2.5M For 2023
Carnival Corp.'s general counsel saw a spike in total compensation last year, jumping from about $1.1 million in 2022 to more than $2.5 million in 2023, according to a Friday filing by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
California PulseLaw360 Pulse's Spotlight On Mid-Law Work
Pryor Cashman's handling of a suit against Pandora over royalty payments and Nutter's work on a healthy-snacks company acquisition lead this edition of Law360 Pulse's Spotlight On Mid-Law Work, recapping the top matters for Mid-Law firms from Feb. 9 to 23.
In-HouseSchlumberger Top Atty's Comp Rises To $5.4M In '23
Oil field services giant Schlumberger Ltd. paid its chief legal officer and secretary over $5.4 million in 2023, nearly $450,000 more than the package she received the previous year, according to a recent securities filing.
California PulseLaw360's Legal Lions Of The Week
Cunningham Bounds LLC leads this week's edition of Law360 Legal Lions, after the Alabama Supreme Court ruled that frozen embryos count as children.
Modern LawyerOffice Snapshot: Mayer Brown's Empire State Of Growth
Having surpassed a headcount of 300 attorneys at its New York office last fall, Mayer Brown LLP says the Empire State shop is a hotbed of recruiting activity.
In-HouseCoke Bottler's GC Among Execs Getting 'Achievement' Pay
Coca-Cola Consolidated Inc., the nation's largest Coca-Cola bottler, is awarding $6.3 million in "achievement recognition" pay to its general counsel and four other executives, according to a public filing.
Legal TechLegal Tech Roundup: Apryse, Compex Legal
A document processing technology provider's latest acquisition tops this roundup of recent legal technology news.
California PulseHow Jenner & Block Is Living Up To $250M Pro Bono Pledge
After pledging four years ago to provide $250 million in free legal assistance through 2025, the co-chair of Jenner & Block LLP’s pro bono committee told Law360 recently that the firm was already 80% of the way toward its goal as attorneys tackle matters involving immigration, humanitarian parole, voting access and more.