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When It Comes To Divorce Attorneys, What's Your 'Type'?

Stacy D. Phillips | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Stacy D. Phillips

See if you can identify your attorney (the one you have or the one you want) in one of these descriptions and most important of all, assess whether th...

8 Things Your Prof Cares (or Doesn't Care) About in Class

Perry Binder | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Perry Binder

Do feel free to surf the web or text in class and don't hesitate to make fun of your professor for his strong New York accent. Just be sure to read the fine print when the final exam rolls around.

Divorce Lawyer Virgin? Here's How To Prepare

Henry Gornbein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Henry Gornbein

A frequent question that I hear from clients is "How should I prepare for the initial meeting with a divorce lawyer?"

Lawyers Check Out Potential Clients

Terri Weiss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Terri Weiss

Surviving the holidays? Biding your time until the kids return to school before you consult a matrimonial lawyer? Reading up on how to pick one? The...

Book Traces Attorney's Career From Billionaire To Inmate

npr.org | By Curtis Wilkie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

How that system worked -- and how Scruggs wound up in prison for attempted bribery -- is the subject of The Fall of the House of Zeus, a book by journ...

Slowing Down

Elizabeth Killingsworth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Elizabeth Killingsworth

For many of us, the day we lose our jobs is the first day that we slow down - ever.

Don't Jail Me Bro! Bail Me Out Mr. Prof Man

Perry Binder | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Perry Binder

My classroom syllabus says: No legal advice questions! Yet, I still get telephone calls from students, usually when it's too late -- after they have a court date.

Capturing the Friedmans Dad Was My Unforgettable Teacher: Apply His Classroom Lessons to Set His Son Free

Perry Binder | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Perry Binder

Intellectually, I know you cannot separate the person from the teacher. For me, it is contradictory and maddening that Mr. Friedman provided meaningful guidance to countless students.

The Case for Humor in the College Classroom

Perry Binder | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Perry Binder

As college professors nationwide prepare for a new academic year, my message for them is simple: Lighten up! Your students just might engage and learn.

In the Name of the People -- State Execution in the 21st Century

Simon Tolkien | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Simon Tolkien

Many death row inmates certainly deserve to die, but their execution debases the society which inflicts it upon them. Better surely that they should spend the rest of their lives behind bars.

Bank of America Wire Transfer: Lost in Space!

Iris Mack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Iris Mack

It seems that I have unwillingly made a 10 day ZERO interest loan to Bank of America.

Stewardship Report Endorses and Fetes First Two Candidates for N.Y.S. Assembly

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Luce

The just-launched Jim Luce Stewardship Report has just endorsed its first two candidates for the New York State Assembly -- and is throwing a party to...

Hey Stranger, Gotta Match? New York Attorney/Activist/Mother Needs Bone Marrow Transplant

Molly Secours | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Molly Secours

Transplant may only occur between parties matching genetic tissue, requiring a donor who is of African descent. Unfortunately, this group is underrepresented within national bone marrow registries,

Small Town Values in a Big Time Lawyer

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Don McNay

It could be that President Obama is a small town guy after all. His early adulthood on the south side of Chicago is where he found a "small town" environment that embraced him.

Judge To Decide If 9-Year-Old Liberian Refugee Will Stand Trial In Arizona Rape

AP | By AMANDA LEE MYERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

PHOENIX (AP)-- A 9-year-old boy charged in the gang-rape of an 8-year-old Liberian girl sobbed in court Monday as his teacher testified that he rarely...

Are You Cut Out To Be Self Employed?

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

Before a person decides on self employment, they need to figure out how important five o' clock is in their lives.

Homeowners, Don't Get Left out in the Cold!

Iris Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Iris Martin

Homeless homeowners: Pull yourself off the couch, start reviewing those dastardly closing documents, get your loan audited and hire a qualified attorney.

Show Me the Money

Jerry Zezima | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

Please write back to fill me in on the scandalous details and to arrange to send all of your money to my bank account here in the United States

Blago Red Tape Breakout: The Game!

MochiAds (www.mochiads.com) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Help Attorney General Lisa Madigan bust through the political red tape and serve Illinois Governor Blagojevich with impeachment papers.

Where Has the Time Gone?

Byron Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Byron Williams

Bush, You had more impact on the country than any other president in my lifetime. One may have to go back to FDR to find a commander in chief that had more influence on the republic.