On Monday morning, I read a Wall Street Journal article sharing the news that law firms have “regained some of their pricing power” and that hourly rates are up an average of 4.8% from 2011.
For the past year, the Retail Law Advisor has been following developments in “showrooming,” a term used to describe how consumers browse traditional brick-and-mortar stores to evaluate a product before purchasing through an online vendor.
Texting and driving is the top killer of teenagers annually in the U.S., according to a recent study by the Cohen Children’s Medical Center in New York.
As a legal professional, the take-away from this morning’s news about the venerable Weil Gotshal acknowledging the “new normal” is…
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) is poised to modify its “no-admit, no-deny” policy to seek more admissions of wrongdoing from defendants as a condition of settlement in enforcement cases.
Researcher Gerben Van Kleef of the University of Amsterdam found that only low-power negotiators were strongly influenced by their opponent’s expressions of anger; they made larger concessions than when no anger was expressed.
As e-commerce continues its evolution to mobile or “m-commerce,” the travel and hospitality industry is at the center of a clash of mobile payment titans.
Yogi Berra once famously remarked, “The future ain’t what it used to be.”
Pizza the Action is a major distributor of pizza dough and toppings and provides these products to many large national pizza chains. Pizza the Action’s top sales person, Eaton Wright, just announced that he was resigning and that he had accepted a position with The Pie’s the Limit, an upstart competitor in the very same industry.
We live in a world where people do not always do what I wish they would do. I imagine you’re probably okay with that; I’m coming to terms with it.