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Ask a Lawyer: Can Rappers Get Paid for Creating 'Fortnite' Dances?

The legal short answer is, well, it's complicated.
Jessica Meiselman
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This Guy Is Pissed About All the Mysterious Free Pizza He Keeps Getting

"It's infuriating."
Drew Schwartz
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New Research Reveals Leonardo da Vinci’s Mother Was a 15-Year-Old Orphan

Oh, Caterina.
Nathaniel Ainley

We Asked People with the Most Hated Jobs to Defend Themselves

What do a traffic warden, an estate agent, a lawyer, a salesperson and a journalist have to say for themselves?
Kyle MacNeill
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An Attorney's Pants Caught on Fire While Defending His Client's Arson Charge

Lawyer, lawyer, pants on fire.
Brian Moylan
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Trump Picks Wall Street Lawyer to Head SEC

Jay Clayton has a background in aiding major companies during the 2008 financial crisis and is expected to help Trump roll back regulations on banks.
Lauren Messman

The Australian Olympic Team's Accreditation "Scandal" Has All The Hallmarks Of A Classic Third World Scam

If you're rich and foreign, just smile, open up that wallet, and be thankful they're letting you out alive.
Jed Smith

A Lottery Lawyer Explains What You Should Do if You Hit the Jackpot

If you win big, you'll want to shut down your Facebook, hire a financial planner, and get ready for your life to change.
Allie Conti

New Zealand's Transgender Prisoners Fear Double Bunking Will Lead to More Rape

Incarceration rates mean jails are running out of beds. But prison advocates worry transgender inmates are the ones suffering the most.
Sasha Borissenko
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​The THUMP Guide to Music Copyright

We consulted with entertainment lawyers in the US and Canada about the ins and outs of intellectual property so you don't have to.
Gigen Mammoser

Murder, Extortion, and Gelato: a History of the Calabrian Mafia in Australia

The body of lawyer Joseph Acquaro was found behind his Melbourne gelato shop on Tuesday. For the "Honoured Society," Acquaro was just another casualty of their 90 year history.
Maddison Connaughton
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We Asked a Lawyer About Ciara's Defamation Lawsuit Against Future

Will Future survive? Why $15 million? What does defamation even mean?
Slava Pastuk