Real-Life Legal Drama - Divorce Ending in Attorney's Murder, Suicide of Client's Former Husband

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Therefore, divorce attorney Antonio Mari had reason to be fearful of his client's now ex-husband Walter Radford. On "Law & Order SVU," an Assistant District Attorney had to go into the Witness Protection Program.  Emotions run high in family law.

Environmental Clawbacks - Chris Moyer Joins NYU Law's State Energy & Enviromental Impact Center

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The mission of NYU Law's State Energy and & Environmental Impact Center is, explains Kevin McCauley on Odwyerpr.com : " to assist state attorneys general fight the Trump White House proposals rolling back climate/environmental protection and fostering clean energy."

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Lawyers & Public Relations

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The shock is that Norm Pattis, defense attorney for Fotis Dulos, is receiving hate-filled emails.  One of the amendments - the 6th - provides for both a fair/speedy trial and defense assistance

More D.C. Theatre - Brett Kavanaugh Lawyers Up

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

For one, it could play well in the media to have a female attorney speak on his behalf. Secondly, Wilkinson, who had previously worked at BigLaw firm Paul, Weiss, has a track record for being of assistance in tough situations. It's come to this.

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Enigma, Often Including to Themselves: Lawyers Who Allegedly Self-Destruct

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So, few are probably stunned that the assistant attorney general in Georgia Department of Human Services child support unit - George Jeffery - has been arrested for alleged child pornography. Thanks to 24/7 digital media coverage, our society has become shock-proof.

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Sherwin-Williams, Lead Paint & Investors

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Of that, 17% will go to the outside law firms which assisted the plaintiff with the litigation. This all began when state attorneys general and plaintiff lawyers conjured up that approach against the tobacco industry. It went on for 19 years. 

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The Amazing Steve Cohen

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That was through the legal assistance of superlawyer David Boies. Attorney Preet Bharara never got a crack at him. " Steve Cohen. has agreed to pay $135 million to resolve a lawsuit by shareholders of Elan Corp.

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Francesco Parisi - Was It a Rush to Judgment

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

As lawyer-journalist, Kathryn Rubino reports on Abovethelaw , Assistant Country Attorney, Justin Wesley, put on the record: "Considering all of the evidence that we have now, the charges are no longer supported by probable cause and are hereby dismissed in the interests of justice."

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"Content Discrimination" - That's what Alan Dershowitz Claims Is Going On At UC Berkeley

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Well, iconic former Harvard Law professor and criminal attorney Alan Dershowitz has jumped in. In a statement to LawNewz, Dan Magulof, assistant vice chancellor, states that the policy is "content and perspective neutral." 

2017 52

Brand Harvard - The Strange Case of Jorge Dominguez Raises Myriad Questions

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" That previous documented incident involved former Harvard assistant professor Terry Karl. His attorney - Leon Kesten - has made no comment. The powers that be at Harvard might have made a very poor decision in the past.

2018 52

Adam Shirvell - A Tale of Obsession (worthy of William Shakespeare)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Through that fixation, Shirvell lost his job as Assistant Attorney General in MI, was slapped with a $4.5 Attorney for the Southern District Preet Bharara's seemingly obsessive pursuit of investment guru Steve Cohen.

2017 52

Economic Reality Become Binary

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In this glut marketplace of talent in professional services, it's almost irrelevant if you lose a prestigious position or get knocked out of the box as an assistant account executive or a second-year associate. Attorney Preet Bharara is out of work.

"The Good Wife" - Alicia Seems To Lack Politico Gene

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That was supposed to  be her engaging photo-op for her campaign for state attorney. Well, that educator is willing to let her off the hook if teachers are re-appointed to advise the state attorney on school crime.

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Darkness Fell Fast - Andrew Bachman and Mark Zuckerberg (along with sidekick Sheryl Sandberg)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Wiley was going to publish his memoir, which I assisted him in researching and writing. Attorney's Office Southern District of New York reports, Bachman is among those who have taken a guilty plea. Attorney Geoffrey S.

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Christine Keeler in the UK in the 1960s - Stormy Daniels in the US in the 2nd Decade of the 21st Century

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Lawyer Rudy Giuliani, who has parachuted in to assist Trump with this matter as well as the more general one of a Russian tie, has resigned his job at the brandname law firm where he had been employed. A woman in a marginal profession. A powerful man. A suspected Russian tie.

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"Better Call Saul" - Millennials Should Have Jimmy's Drive

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

To pay this attorney to assist him on that he offers Jimmy money he himself made. Half the college graduating Class 2014 have jobs, reports The Wall Street Journal. The other half need to follow the new series "Better Call Saul."

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Interview: Harold Lustig – Estate Planner

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

After the distressing experience of hearing his father saying he had outlived his assets, Lustig began a life-long journey to assist seniors increase income and protect their assets, enjoy a higher quality [.] Harold works closely with an Elder Law Attorney and his wife who is an Elder Care Advocate and RN. Harold Lustig is the Founder and CEO of the California Estate and Elder Planning Center and Managing Member of Lustig Financial Services LLC.

Investors Listen Up: U.S. Supreme Court Refused to Review Sherwin-Williams' Public Nuisance Lead Paint Conviction

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Plaintiff law firms such as Motley Rice can be hired by the prosecution on contingency to assist with the litigation against those sophisticated lawyers from white shoe large law firms such as Jones Day.  It's a very dark day for Sherwin-Williams. And its stock price reflects that.

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Glassdoor - Will Layfield & Barrett Subpoena Scare Off Employees from Ranting?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Essentially, the story Kathryn Rubino tells on Abovethelaw.com today is this: California trial attorney, Philip Layfield, did not respond well to anonymous comments about his firm Layfield & Barrett on Glassdoor.

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Veteran's Day: Connecticut Legal Help Needed

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

You're an attorney in Connecticut specializing in expungement of records.    This call for assistance comes directly from David Schmidt, partner in Lubiner & Schmidt, with offices in northern New Jersey and Manhattan.    If you are a Connecticut attorney specializing in expungement who can work for a low fee or know of someone, please contact David Schmidt at dschmidt@lslawyers.com , 908-709-0500.

Time for Retired/Semi-Retired to Stop Cowering about "Large Unexpected Expenses"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Many courts are bending over backwards to assist the pro se litigator. Find out which attorneys will operate on a contingency basis. There seems to be a conspiracy going on.

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Abovethelaw.com - The One Group of (Former) Lawyers America Loves

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Her mission then was to assist contract lawyers in getting and holding onto work, any kind.  The question hovering over all that is this: Will all the president's lawyers wind up in prison, as did the Nixon attorneys, blinded by ambition?

2017 52

"Inside Llewyn Davis" - New Coen Brothers Film About Loss, Then Getting Lost

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 One former BigLaw attorney who came to me for assistance with marketing materials for a small (unsuccessful) law firm he established won't consider making a living at something else.

2014 61

Lead Paint Career-Maker in RI - Judge Overseeing Historic Trial Retires Today

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  The state attorney general who originally filed the case - Sheldon Whitehouse - is now a U.S. Motley Rice, which assisted the prosecution on contingency, went on to have that big win in CA.

2018 52

What Prohibition did for women and public speaking

The Eloquent Woman

Mabel Willebrandt , an assistant attorney general of the United States in charge of enforcing Prohibition under President Harding.

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Post-RIF Workloads

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  For example, the plaintiff had to assist four, not three attorneys. Most of us have worked in downsized organizations.    The workload was often near-impossible.    The organization's attitude often was: It's this or you're out. A lawsuit filed by a former legal secretary might be a game-changer.    Plaintiff Nancy Topoiski, reports Karen Sloan in THE NATIONAL LAW JOURNAL, sued her former employer Davis Wright Tremaine. 

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"Blue Bloods" - The Hunger for Family

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

However, his sister Erin is an assistant district attorney. "Blue Bloods" is the CBS hybrid of cop and legal drama. On March 23, 2017, CBS renewed it for its eight season. It has endured for almost an infinite number of reasons. Mostly emotional. And those resonate in these confusing political times. The "Blue Bloods" signature scene is that four-generation Reagan family Sunday dinner. The clan is Irish Catholic.

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Contest Results — Incompatible Careers

Humor Power

It’s time for the results of our October Joke Contest: Incompatible Careers. Our readers submitted moonlighting careers which would be a mis-match. . New Joke Contests are announced at the start of the month. The next contest will be announced on November 1. Here are the top lines from the October contest: ** FIRST PLACE **. Five old rich guys should not moonlight as the Rolling Stones. Tom Nee, Oak Lawn, Illinois. ** SECOND PLACE **.

Everything Could Change: Retirement of Stevens, Coal Mine Disaster, CA Contingency

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  An attorney in the loop Bruce Stanley, a partner with Pittsburgh's Reed Smith, will likely  position this as a crime against humanity.   On May 5th, that oft-argued issue of using private counsel on a contingency basis to assist with lawsuits filed by government entities will come up again.  The legal world as we have known it could change dramatically - and very quickly. 

Roger Ailes Brand in Play - Can Bob Dilenschneider, et al. Save the House of Ailes

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

He heads The Dilenschneider Group, a public affairs boutique whose administrative functions are handled by his long-term assistant, Joan Avagliano.  Fox parent 21st Century Fox has hired an outside attorney to investigate Carlson's contentions.

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Will stock market be long or short on Sherwin-Williams et al. Monday?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  It will also tie the hands of many state government entities, particularly state attorneys general, if they want to file lawsuits.    They will be unable to have the assistance of private counsel on a contingency basis. It's lead paint public nuisance again and that means that the stocks of the possible defendants in that litigation in California will be subject to lots of scrutiny in off-hours trading and especially on Monday. 

Winter of Writers's Discontent

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The other day I was online with one of those ghostwriters whose clients win awards for what she assists them with.    Like Madoff victims, the laid-off attorneys from Manhattan law firms, and brandname journalists, she/we figured we were special.  No question, what Americans are going through economically is, confirms Don Peck in THE ATLANTIC, "a trauma." 

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Capitalism's bedfellows: Fragile Alliances

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Attorney and political adviser Lloyd Constantine turned on his former close friend and boss Eliot Spitzer.  Disclosure: I assisted with AMA HANDBOOK ON PUBLIC RELATIONS and freelanced until March 31, 2009 for Bob Dilenschneider.  A whole industry has cropped up observing and deconstructing the web of alliances in the Establishment.    They could be among people and between people and an institution such as the WASHINGTON POST.

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No Joy in Bookville

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  For assistance with the HANDBOOK I am due 50% of royalties.  Not too much ahead of Dilenschneider is antitrust attorney and former mentor to Eliot Spitzer is Lloyd Constantine.   The three upscale households I visited this past week all had lots of books: borrowed from the library.   I scanned their bookshelves and the last owned book had been purchased a while ago. 

65 was a very good year - Jessica Cutler syndrome

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Her supposed indiscretions on her blog got her fired from her congressional assistant job that paid $25,ooo.    And, the NEW YORK LAW JOURNAL reports , he had to pay her legal fees to her attorney Matthew C. That hottie blogger of the WASHINGTONIENNE Jessica Cutler observed,  "You really stop caring about what people think, which is something only the elderly seem to be able to accomplish with aplomb. So I am ahead of everybody."

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 7, 2013: Feds want data protected in Trombetta cyber charter fraud case

Speaking Of...

link] “When Trombetta and Prence were arraigned last week, Assistant U.S. Attorney Robert Cessar said a tap on one phone yielded so much evidence that investigators set up a database to track it. By law, prosecutors have to let the pair and their attorney see the evidence that will be used against them. Read more: [link] “Also add these to this list of what''s missing: a full-time guidance counselor in every school, an assistant principal in every school.

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Marketing Through Speaking Engagements - Nolo's Legal Marketing Blawg

http://delicious.com/akarrer/prospeaker

Other attorneys who I know who handle IP or corporate matters send speaking proposals to trade associations. Nolos Legal Marketing Blawg Published by Home Website Practice Areas Contact Us « Previous | Home | Next » Jan 14, 2009 Marketing Through Speaking Engagements Virtually every guide on marketing a law firm recommends speaking engagements as an effective way to generate clients.

Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 5, 2013: School Funding shouldn't depend upon how powerful your legislator is – Join us in Harrisburg Sept. 23rd

Speaking Of...

In 2009, Gureghian attorney Edmond George - listed in public records as a founder of the Camden Community Charter School - sought to silence the Inquirer by asking a judge to order the paper to "refrain from public comments" about the company, the school or Gureghian.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 6, 2013: Pennsylvania is a national poster child for why charter schools need better oversight

Speaking Of...

Although it is not clear exactly what state Attorney General Tom Corbett Jr. Helen Gym, founder of Parents United for Public Education , says parents are meeting with attorneys to talk about the process of filing complaints with the Pennsylvania Department of Education.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 25, 2013: Ed Policy Roundup Hiatus

Speaking Of...

attorney''s office filed charges against Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School founder Nick Trombetta for allegedly funneling public money from the Midland school to organizations under his control. Nationally, Parkland High was 1,834th out of more than 21,000 schools reviewed by the magazine, according to Rodney Troutman, assistant superintendent of the Parkland School District.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 18, 2013: Pew Poll: With education cuts Philly is eating its own young. "Gov. Corbett's main focus is to ensure that students in the district have access to the best education possible," said Timothy Eller, a spokesman for the state Education Department.

Speaking Of...

Once an assistant education secretary in the administration of president George H.W. Attorney General Eric Holder and his handling of the Louisiana voucher court case. workshop=17 PAESSP State Conference October 27-29, 2013 The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel, State College , PA The state conference is PAESSP’s premier professional development event for principals, assistant principals and other educational leaders.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 17, 2013: “Anyone want to see the “crisis in American education”? Come see how the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is denying a thorough and efficient education to the children of Pittsburgh.”

Speaking Of...

attorney J. Ravitch to the Rescue Huffington Post by Nicholas Tampio Assistant Professor of Political Science, Fordham University Posted: 09/16/2013 5:06 pm …. workshop=17 PAESSP State Conference October 27-29, 2013 The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel, State College , PA The state conference is PAESSP’s premier professional development event for principals, assistant principals and other educational leaders.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 19, 2013: Ravitch and Rhee: Two Near-Opposite Views for Fixing Philadelphia Schools

Speaking Of...

There, the principal decided to hire an additional assistant principal instead of an additional counselor. Assistant Secretary of Education, and widely acclaimed expert on public schools. Smith, currently an attorney with Dilworth Paxson in Philadelphia , will begin in his new position on Sept.

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