Getting Back At An Ex Via Grindr. Who's Liable?

Getting Back At An Ex Via Grindr.  Who's Liable?
Online dating comes with a plethora of outcomes, from the possible hook up to the future marriage and everything in between.  You don’t expect daily harassment though. One man is now suing Grindr because of what he calls a scheme an ex-boyfriend has executed on him. 1100 men have sought out Matthew Herrick in person,... Read more »

Going To Law School? Good Chance You Won't Be A Lawyer

Going To Law School?  Good Chance You Won't Be A Lawyer
With the cost of attendance of law school being $50,000 per year and up in Illinois, one has to wonder, is it worth it? How badly do you want to be a lawyer in Illinois? If the actual work put into getting a bachelors, and juris doctorate, and passing the bar once you’re done with... Read more »

When Your Lawyer Blows You Off

When Your Lawyer Blows You Off
A common complaint about attorneys is they simply don’t care about my case or me. All too often, attorneys will not respond to a client, in what the client feels is a timely manner. However, what exactly is a timely manner for an attorney to respond? Should attorneys be held at the standard of any... Read more »
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It Costs More To House A Prisoner In Illinois Than To Send Them To DePaul

It Costs More To House A Prisoner In Illinois Than To Send Them To DePaul
Illinois is currently one of the top 15 states in the nation when it comes to costs per prisoner for those who are incarcerated within the state. This is not one of the top 15 lists any state wants to be on. The amount of money spent on crime prevention seems to be lost on... Read more »

I'm Sorry I Lost Your Trial, I'm Just New To This

Paul Ryan says you can’t blame Trump for any of this because he has no idea how to be President #seriously https://t.co/yUGjSb3IEL — Judd Legum (@JuddLegum) June 8, 2017 Dear Frustrated Client, I’m sorry I lost your trial. I’m new to this.  I didn’t know I shouldn’t show up to court in a tank top... Read more »

Lessons From Trump On Hiring A Lawyer

Lessons From Trump On Hiring A Lawyer
There were reports that at least four top law firms turned down the chance to represent Donald Trump in the investigations against him over his involvements with Russia and possible illegal firing of James Comey. Say what you want about sources, but the fact that he is now being represented by the lawyer who handled... Read more »
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What Kathy Griffin Got Wrong

What Kathy Griffin Got Wrong
You’ve probably seen/read about the photo of comedian Kathy Griffin holding a fake severed head of Donald Trump.  It was either political commentary or a joke or both.  It wasn’t funny. There was immediate and predictable backlash with Trump saying that his children were very upset seeing the photo, implying that they perhaps believed it... Read more »

Which Has Aged Worse, Trump Or His Tweets?

Snowden has given serious information to China and Russia-anyone who thinks otherwise is a dope! He is a traitor who fled-he knew the crime! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 11, 2013 Crooked Hillary Clinton and her team “were extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified information.” Not fit! — Donald J.... Read more »

How To Tell If You Are A Partisan Hack

How To Tell If You Are A Partisan Hack
I lately feel like I’m living in a bizarro world where politicians and people are fine with things that just seem so un-American.  I would have been furious if Hilary Clinton had fired Comey while she was under investigation. I found it maddening that Obama played so much golf.  I understood why people were anti-Hilary... Read more »
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If Your Employer Acts Like The Fyre Festival

If Your Employer Acts Like The Fyre Festival
About 20 years ago, a buddy of mine and I rented out the gym at DePaul for a New Year’s Eve party.  We hired a couple of bands, put of posters around town, took out ads in the Reader and sold tickets. We didn’t crush it, but didn’t lose any money either and it was... Read more »