“I do not like eggs in the file. I do not like them in any style. I will not take them fried or boiled. I will not take them poached or broiled. I will not take them soft or scrambled, despite an argument well-rambled.” … [Read more...] about Judge Takes Crack at Seuss-Style Egg Rhyme
Green eggs and ham
Those in law school and the legal profession—and the medical profession, as Paul Lippe reminds us in his column this week—are often forced to work through the night and battle exhaustion. We noted last week how some law firms in London have set up sleeping accommodations on premises, be they rooms with twin beds or rooms resembling Japanese capsule hotels. A Guardian columnist noted, however, that “most lawyers prefer the alternative of a strong cup of coffee, sometimes rounded off with a few early morning pints among the meat workers at the pubs near Smithfield market.” … [Read more...] about How Do You Get Through Overnighters at the Office?
“It’s civil procedure galore as you’ve never felt it before,” law professor Elizabeth Chamblee Burch writes in an essay titled “There’s a Pennoyer in My Foyer: Civil Procedure According to Dr. Seuss.” … [Read more...] about CivPro Prof Channels Dr. Seuss with ‘There’s a Pennoyer in My Foyer’
Was there ever a more persistent, more positive go-getter than Sam-I-Am? This employee is the one who gets things done. For Human Resources, The Do-Er is your superstar, and you want to keep him. You want to groom others to be like this employee. With The Do-Er, you and your managers should be looking for what motivates him. Recognition and money may not be enough. Autonomy, upward mobility, even working in an environment that does not suffer fools (see The Dumper) may be factors impacting whether you can keep your Do-Er happy and on the payroll. … [Read more...] about Human Resources: Is Your Workplace A McGrew’s Zoo?
In his address at the Texas convention last week — no boos this time — Mr. Cruz warned Republicans not to underestimate left-wing energy. “They hate the president,” he thundered from the stage. “And they’re coming for Texas.” … [Read more...] about Ted Cruz Is Running Again. Trump Is Still Making Things Complicated.