Amazingly, I just got through talking with Son-Of-The-Great-Man’s paralegal and she took nine files from me to follow up on medical records, prepare demand packages, and otherwise provide support! She’s being cautious about taking on too much of my work,… Continue Reading
So I’m deposing one of the bad guys today. He was an employee of the big company that my clients allege discriminated against them based on race; his job was a personnel administrator. He has since retired from the company… Continue Reading
So when I got home last night, I was fresh from a lengthy and emotionally-exhausting telephone call with a particularly difficult client. I was looking forward to the predicted rains breaking the two-week long heat wave, although I anticipated only… Continue Reading
Instead, I got to do four depositions that I thought were off-calendar. Proof once more that the caseload is getting to be more than I can handle. (As if I needed the proof.) So now it’s 3:00 p.m. and I… Continue Reading
A client called today. I had no idea who she was or what her case was about, but she wanted to know whether we would be filing her case by Friday or not since the statute of limitations was approaching.… Continue Reading
Apparently there are those in Congress who have serious concerns about John Roberts’ involvement with the Federalist Society. This is ridiculous. No one had a problem with Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s involvement with the American Civil Liberties Union, and properly… Continue Reading
…Because after that, I may become a hermit. I suppose the first step is to admit that I have a problem.
The air conditioning guy came out again, topped off the Freon, and left. There is a leak, but that apparently hasn’t been found. So in three to six months, we get to look forward to all this again! Yay!
Construction, as those who frequent downtown Knoxville or most other central urban areas know, is a more or less permanent state of affairs. Everywhere you go, there will be some portion of some street where something is being built. It’s… Continue Reading
This morning, after dropping The Wife off at work, I returned home and waited at home for an hour for the A/C repair guy to show up. When he didn’t, I called him and he said that it was good… Continue Reading