Candidness and Hard Choices

I’ve just begun reading Hillary Clinton’s book “Hard Choices”. It is a fantastic book! While reading it, I am continuously surprised by her candour. Her detailed account stands in sharp contrast to the Canadian culture of secrecy. A great example of the difference between American and Canadian cultures can be found with the law clerks and … Continue reading Candidness and Hard Choices

Cartoon Factum

In September 2012, Bob Kohn submitted a 5-page friend-of-the-court brief against the Department of Justice’s proposed settlement of the e-book anti-trust case. Originally, he wrote a 93-page argument. However, when he submitted a 25 page brief, the court rejected it and imposed a 5-page limit. In response, he filed a 5 page brief in the … Continue reading Cartoon Factum