Archive for August, 2011

Bad Mother?

I came across an article today in which the children (who appear to have had a privileged upbringing) were suing their mother for “bad parenting.” Slights included calling a daughter at midnight to come home, failing to take a child to a car show, requiring that a child buckle up, not sending care packages while […]

 

The Travails of a Law Firm Associate?

A former first year law associate filed a fourteen count complaint against his former firm seeking $77 million.  Some thoughts.  In the law suit, the associate claims that: “[The firm] had told [him] it eschews artificial hierarchical structure, then refused [him] an assignment because it would be ‘unfair to the other associates.’ It told [him] […]