6 Personality Traits That Can Make You a More Trusted Entrepreneur

As entrepreneurs, one of our greatest assets is our ability to be trusted. No one does business with an untrustworthy person. Without trust, you can’t broker deals, close deals, sell stuff, or come out on top. Trust is the one thing you can’t live without. Trust is hard to gain, though. Many people, especially successful […]

When an Employee Is On Call, Is That Working?

Your employee is on call, but does that mean he or she is on the clock? Jennifer Palagi of Liebert Cassidy Whitmore takes on the issue in a recent post. She says that in some cases, wage-and-hour law requires on-call time to be paid at minimum wage (or more) if it is “controlled.” The U.S. […]

Schiff Hardin Makes Way for First Female Managing Partner

Marci Eisenstein has been elected managing partner of Schiff Hardin, making her the first female to serve in that role in the Chicago-based firm’s 150-year history. “I am really honored to have that position,” Eisenstein tells The Am Law Daily. Her new role is effective immediately, and she succeeds Ronald Safer, who served as the […]


Washington DC–On April 2, 2014, the Supreme Court, by a 5-4 vote, issued a ruling in McCutcheon v. FEC that struck down limits to the amount of money an individual could contribute during a two year period to all federal candidates, parties, and political action committees combined. Monday Shaun McCutcheon, a one-time obscure electrical engineer from Alabama, made his […]

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Philadelphia to host Democratic National Convention

The Democratic National Committee announced Thursday it will hold its 2016 nominating convention in Philadelphia, where it will officially put forward its candidate who will try to succeed President Obama’s two terms in office. The City of Brotherly Love beat out Brooklyn, New York and Columbus, Ohio to host the event, to be held the […]

Dentons Breaks Down the Glass Wall in China

Throughout GLI’s history, we have worked closely with Dentons in order to assist them in growing their national and global presence.  We are proud to see Dentons’ latest merger has topped the legal news charts in recent weeks.  With good reason: the merger will undoubtedly make Dentons the largest firm in the world by head […]