Pay-to-play accusations against Hood flying again Democrats and Republicans disagree over AG’s role The rivalry between business interests and trial lawyers reared its head again recently as the American Tort Reform Association (ATRA) released a report this month regarding accusations of “pay-to-play” activities of several states’ attorneys general, including Mississippi’s Jim Hood. The report …
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Hill’s Law Practice Transformed by Social Media
As a student at the University of Memphis’ Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law in the mid-1970s, Charlie Hill never suspected the word “tweet” would beco…
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Madison, St. Clair counties among ‘judicial hellholes’ again
Madison and St. Clair counties again are on the “watch list” of a pro-business group’s annual compilation of the nation’s “Judicial Hellholes,” released Tuesday.
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Around the region
Shabazz to speak on business networking: Bahiyah Shabazz of Shabazz Management Group, a personal development firm, is the guest speaker at the Monthly Business Networking Event from 6 to 9 p.m, Thursday, Dec. 30, at the Bar & Grill Restaurant, 529 E. 5th Ave., Gary. The organization’s goal is to provide a networking environment for business owners and entrepreneurs in Gary and Northwest Indiana …
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