Tagged: joshua silverstein

Joshua Silverstein on the Importance of Pro Bono Work in the Legal System

by Mark Friedman 10/27/2017 11:33 am

As part of Pro Bono Week, Arkansas Business talked with Joshua Silverstein, a law professor at the Bowen School of Law, about the importance of pro bono work in the legal system.

Arkansas Access to Justice Commission Pushes to Unbundle Legal Services

by Mark Friedman 10/23/2017 12:00 am

The Arkansas Access to Justice Commission hopes changing the rules on attorneys taking a small part of a client’s case, instead of the whole thing, will give Arkansans wider access to legal counsel.

Justice Network Sues After Craighead County Cancels Contract

by Mark Friedman 9/25/2017 12:00 am

The very minute that Craighead County District Judges David Boling and Tommy Fowler were elected in 2016, The Justice Network Inc. had cause to worry.

Lawsuit Hits Nerve for Former Friends Fighting Over Medical Fees Earned

by Mark Friedman 9/1/2014 12:00 am

A legal case between Dr. Eren Erdem and Dr. Scott Schlesinger serves as a cautionary tale about the importance of having a contract in place and how quickly a friendship can sour when money is involved.

Steve Clary Bankruptcy Case Remains Open

by Mark Friedman 11/18/2013 12:00 am

Although Clary’s bankruptcy filing doesn’t indicate all the creditors that have been paid or what the current debt level is, that doesn’t mean that Clary hasn’t reduced the debt, according to Joshua Silverstein, a professor of law at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Bowen School of Law.