We Have Some Lovely Gifts: Davis Polk is giving associates some good objects and experiences as an additional, non-cash bonus. Some folks would possibly reasonably have the money, however there is a good wellness angle right here. Associates are simply going to dump the money into paying off their debt which feels completely soul-crushing. By forcing them to take a trip or splurge at Nordstrom, they really get to recharge their batteries and really feel like they bought one thing.
The Deep End Of The Jury Pool: Lawyers assume that the tip of the pandemic will reset the world to its 2019 established order and we’ll all return to in-person courtroom periods. And, given the career’s dogged resistance to alter that is most likely true. But on-line trials have produced an enormous bump in generational and racial range and people are accomplishments that should not be thrown away frivolously.
The RAND Corporation, In Conjunction With… the Saucer People: Parler needs payback from Amazon for killing their website. It’s all an enormous conspiracy, and apparently one involving time journey as a result of they make quite a few allegations based mostly on occasions that occurred earlier than Amazon supposedly did something. Some very, very wealthy folks paid for Parler and so they’re very, a great deal not utilizing that cash on top-flight authorized theories.
Getting Roped Back Into The Office: Vaccines are prone to be widespread by the summer time and Ropes & Gray is eyeing a September 6 return date. It’s an excellent selection for reopening the workplace — youngsters heading again to the school, trip climate receding, everybody simply beginning to not shut up about pumpkin spice — all in all a good time to get again collectively.