Weil Grabs Roles on 2 More Retail Bankruptcies

Women’s accessories chain Claire’s Stores Inc. has filed for bankruptcy in Delaware, the latest Chapter 11 role for a retailer advised by Weil, Gotshal & Manges.        Source: american lawyer

Debevoise Associate Killed in Iraq Helicopter Crash

Christopher Tripp Zanetis, a New York firefighter and member of the New York Air National Guard, was one of seven U.S. soldiers killed in a helicopter crash near the Syrian border.        Source: american lawyer

Where the Girls Are

The good news: Women constitute the majority of law students. The bad news: Women dominate some of the worst-ranked law schools in the nation.        Source: american lawyer

ABA Unveils New Guidelines to Combat Sexual Harassment

In the wake of the #MeToo movement, the American Bar Association has released a manual outlining recommendations for the legal industry in tackling workplace sexual harassment.        Source: american lawyer

Scripps GC Cynthia Gibson on Giving Clients What They Need

In a Q&A, the company’s executive vice president and chief legal and business affairs officer discusses approaching legal work through a business lens and finding opportunities to develop outside of work.        Source: american lawyer