A Better Call Saul website announces in all-caps: “Welcome, lawbreakers!” It also touts a two-for-one misdemeanor shoplifting defense. “From parking tickets to mass murder, from slip-and-fall to bond fraud, Saul Goodman and Associates is your one-stop shop for all your legal needs,” Saul says on the website. … [Read more...] about ‘Better Call Saul’ is new ‘Breaking Bad’ spinoff; website touts two-for-one shoplifting defense
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One Miami lawyer was skeptical of dotcom lawyer-client matchmaker services. “As if there aren’t enough lawyers out there inventing lawsuits, now we’re going to invite the public to do so,” Richard Sharpstein is quoted saying. “I think this is nothing more than a referral service. It encourages, if not creates lawsuits. Our country’s courts are clogged with unnecessary and frivolous lawsuits which delay, if not obstruct, the access to courts of people that really need to get there, that have serious legal grievances.” … [Read more...] about New Site Enters Lawyer-Client Matchmaker Field
“It does a service in the sense that it reminds your existing contacts and clients that you are out there and perhaps tells them something about expansion of scope and so on — events since they last spoke with you. But it does not really generate new business.” … [Read more...] about How lawyers can harness technology
When pressed for a second or third beat on a subject, Ms. Nixon can be vague (though so, too, can many sitting officeholders). Asked how she might reimagine the M.T.A. to improve its function and rein in the cost of capital projects, she focused only on replacing the current chairman, Joseph J. Lhota, a Cuomo nominee who has said that he opposes a millionaire’s tax because his rates would increase. … [Read more...] about Cynthia Nixon Thinks You’re Underestimating Her. She Thinks You’re Wrong.
As a candidate, Ms. Nixon has found some political purpose for Miranda, embracing the character’s hyper-competence and concern for other women. Another friend, Wallace Shawn, the actor and playwright, suggested Ms. Nixon’s capacity for empathy in performances was transferable to effective government. “Good actors know how to put themselves in other people’s shoes,” he said, “to imagine what it’s like to be somebody not yourself.” … [Read more...] about Cynthia Nixon Thinks You’re Underestimating Her. She Begs to Differ.