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Making a capital case of it (access required)

Lawyers have the annoying habit of capitalizing every word of a sentence. They also are known, from time to time, for being pedantic down to the tiniest little thing. Put those two unfortunate tendencies together and you end up with, ...

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There’s someplace like home (access required)

Go big and go home. That was perhaps the philosophy of Thomas Everette Jr. when he chose to reside in ritzy Wakefield Plantation in Raleigh. After the nearly $2 million, 7,700-square-foot home with all the amenities went into foreclosure, Everette ...

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Best in class (access required)

There’s more than one way to rank a law school. While some live and die by the U.S. News & World Report numbers, that list doesn’t take into account every aspect of the law school experience. Those who wonder which ...

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Peanut, peanut butter, jelly (access required)

“Then you take the bread and you spread it, you spread it — you spread it, spread it, spread it.” Sidebar can’t attest to whether several hundred McGuireWoods lawyers and staff members sang while they spread, but they did make ...

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I heart mom (c) (access required)

Video gamers may have noticed a key detail missing from the Carlos Condit character in EA Sports’ recent version of “UFC” – no lion tattoo. EA Sports left out the tattoo to avoid being sued by the martial arts star’s ...

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