The Litigation Daily The daily source for legal business news, analysis and intelligence from the editors and reporters at The AmLaw Litigation Daily. en-us Copyright 2016. ALM Media Properties, LLC. All rights reserved. The Litigation Daily Litigator of the Week: The Texas Lawyer Who Sued His Law School Albert Deaver earned his J.D. from South Texas College of Law in Houston--but that hasn?t stopped him from leading the charge in a trademark suit against his alma mater when it sought to rebrand itself the Houston College of Law. Thu, 20 Oct 2016 23:57:28 EDT 1202770425524 Latham Ducks Disqualification in Nasty Insurance Fight Latham & Watkins on Tuesday dodged a motion to disqualify in a nasty spat in the Eastern District of Missouri. Although Senior U.S. District Judge E. Richard Webber squarely sided with Latham, he admonished both sides to behave themselves. Tue, 18 Oct 2016 20:45:26 EDT 1202770225404 This Lawsuit Gives Me a Headache They say there are no stupid questions. But that?s definitely not true when it comes to lawsuits. On Tuesday, a federal judge in New York dismissed one of the dumber ones of late, booting a would-be class action against Advil maker Pfizer Inc. Tue, 18 Oct 2016 20:07:09 EDT 1202770222694 If Trump Wins, What Happens to the EEOC?s New Vow to Defend Muslims and Immigrants? It's hard to imagine a federal agency that would be less in sync with the priorities of a Trump administration than the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Mon, 17 Oct 2016 23:58:42 EDT 1202770150683 Sullivan & Cromwell?s Sharon Nelles on VW, Opposing Counsel and Taking Work-Life Balance ?One Day at a Time' Sullivan & Cromwell star litigator Sharon Nelles spoke with the Lit Daily about her work on the $14.7 billion VW settlement, the key to effective negotiation and how she?s managed her work/ life balance at Sullivan & Cromwell, where she's a member of the executive committee. Mon, 17 Oct 2016 00:23:20 EDT 1202770053976