News: Nate Alder Appointed to Governing Council of the ABA's Center for Innovation
// Aug 29, 2016
C&J's Nathan D. Alder has been appointed by American Bar Association President Linda Klein to the governing council of the ABA’s Center for Innovation. The Center is an exciting, new venture for the ABA which recently issued its Report on the Future of Legal Services in the United States, including Recommendation #6 which encouraged the establishment of the Center. The purpose of the Center is to position the ABA as a leader and architect of the profession’s efforts to increase access to legal services and to improve the delivery of, and access to, those services to the public through innovative programs and initiatives. The Center will seek input from and collaboration with technologists, innovators, consumers, and those in public policy, to develop new projects, programming and other resources to help drive innovation in the delivery of legal services. Read more about the ABA's Center for Innovation here and Nate's appointment here.
Nate Alder champions design innovation to help basic consumers get through the legal system
// Jul 6, 2017
As Governing Council for the ABA's Center for Innovation, Nathan Alder comments that BYU's LawX's program, combining a high-tech approach with the goal of building fairness in the law was both timely and noble.
Rebecca Hill & Bryson Brown win summary judgment motion in insurance coverage case
// Jun 23, 2017
Rebecca Hill and Bryson Brown recently won summary judgment in United States District Court on behalf of an insurance company which was relieved of any duty to defend an insured for intentional and/or criminal acts.
After Experience with the Tribune, Karra Porter offers antitrust insight on the Chicago Sun Times purchase
// Jun 23, 2017
Karra Porter was interviewed today by Global Competition Review in Washington, D.C., about the antitrust implications of competing bids to buy the Chicago Sun Times. Karra was lead counsel in the antitrust lawsuit that facilitated last year’s purchase of the Salt Lake Tribune by local owners.