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Trump Crackdown Confronts California Sanctuaries in Court

Trump Crackdown Confronts California Sanctuaries in Court

by Kartikay Mehrotra, Bloomberg News The Trump administration has embarked on a border patrol agent recruiting drive and begun aggressive stings to arrest undocumented immigrants amid the president’s call for upping deportations. Standing in its way are so-called sanctuary cities that refuse to detain some potential deportees. Those jurisdictions are fighting back, with two of

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GC and Managing Partner Weigh In on Associate Salaries

Chelsea Grayson, the general counsel of American Apparel, and Steve Taylor, managing partner of Keker & Van Nest, fielded some questions from Big Law Business about the recent pay raises that’s sweeping big law firms. Cravath, Swaine & Moore lifted associate salaries for first-years from $160,000 to $180,000 last week, as well as junior and senior associate


For the Record: August 11, 2015

“There is a correlation between the ability to attract business and leadership.” — General Electric’s Brackett Denniston, speaking about non-equity and equity partners. (Big Law Business)   “My books are not about the law, but they’re using that skill of an independent perspective.” — Sullivan & Cromwell’s Frederic Rich, who authored a dystopian novel, on how being a lawyer