Declaration of Independence: Beauty and brains

I hope you had a wonderful holiday and are experiencing a painless reentry. And why not take some writing inspiration from the document whose signing we just celebrated? The second sentence of the Declaration of Independence has been called

Declaration of Independence: Beauty and brains2012-01-24T21:27:47+00:00

Racy legal expressions: "On all fours"

I spent the day at the N.Y. Court of Appeals today, leading my NYU LLM students on a grown-up field trip. We had the pleasure of meeting with two of the justices and then listening to oral argument in four fascinating cases

Racy legal expressions: "On all fours"2012-01-24T22:25:14+00:00