Murphy and King Shareholder’s Blog Chosen as One of ABA Journal’s Blawg 100

November 29, 2012

Ted Folkman’s Letters Blogatory makes ABA’s annual list of the best in blogs for legal audience

November 29, 2012 (Boston) – Murphy & King Professional Corporation announced today that the Editors of the ABA Journal have selected Shareholder Ted Folkman’s Letters Blogatory as one of the top 100 best blogs about lawyers and the law. In addition, the magazine has introduced the inaugural Blawg 100 Hall of Fame, featuring 10 of the very best law blogs, known for crafting high-quality, engaging posts day in and day out.

“I’m honored to be recognized for my work on Letters Blogatory,” said Folkman. “I hope I am helping to bring private international law and judicial assistance to the attention of more American lawyers and businesses who face such issues much more often today than they did in the past.”

Now that the editors have made their picks, the ABA Journal is asking readers to weigh in and vote on their favorites in each of the 15 categories, Letters Blogatory is listed under the “niche” category. Voting ends at close of business on Dec. 21, 2012.

According to Folkman, Letters Blogatory is the first blog to focus on international judicial assistance. Letters Blogatory covers international judicial assistance in civil and commercial cases. In particular, it covers:

  • Service of process abroad, including service under the Hague Service Convention
  • Obtaining evidence abroad for use in the United States, including proceedings under the Hague Evidence Convention
  • Obtaining evidence in the United States for use abroad, including proceedings under the judicial assistance statute
  • Recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments
  • Recognition and enforcement of international arbitral awards, including awards under the New York Convention

About the ABA Journal
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About Murphy & King, Professional Corporation
Since 1980, Murphy & King, Professional Corporation has been delivering effective, practical and cost-effective solutions to the legal needs of individuals and businesses. The firm’s principal areas of practice are Business Litigation, Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring, Intellectual Property Litigation and Prosecution, Employment Law, and Corporate and Real Estate Transactions.