Lawyers’ Drinking, Depression Rates Much Higher Than General Public

Lawyers’ Drinking, Depression Rates Much Higher Than General Public

Lawyers have been the butt of jokes for centuries. Even Shakespeare took them on: ”Let’s kill all the lawyers” in Henry VI. While many attorneys laugh off the digs, the profession does have two big problems: The drinking and depression rates for lawyers are much higher than those of the general public. According to a study […]

How Lawyers Fight Plagiarism

How Lawyers Fight Plagiarism

Working in the field of law can be tough enough without having someone scrutinize every bit of writing one does. With the mountains of documents that are filed during the course of litigation, plagiarizing can be easy. Documents prepared by a lawyers routinely contain case law, opinions, and definitions taken from multiple sources. When this happens, it […]