In light of the circuit split the Sixth Circuit decision creates, will the U.S. Supreme Court take up this issue?
An example of how passage of a state marriage equality law still does not end the litigation.
The Eleventh Circuit declines to extend a stay on same-sex marriages in Florida, and a Mississippi ban is struck.
By Monica Hof Wallace and Christopher Gerald Otten
A discussion of the federal court decision in Kentucky that focused on the recognition of same-sex marriages in Kentucky, rather than the right to enter into the marriage.
By Alan S. Gassman
IRS Revenue Ruling 2013-17 treats same-sex couples as married for federal income, estate, and gift tax purposes.
By Mark T. Hamby
An overview of recent decisions finding same-sex marriages and equality bans unconstitutional.
The Section of Litigation is creating a Diverse Litigator Speaker's Directory. If you would like to volunteer to be considered as a speaker please sign up by completing the Speaker Information form.
The ABA Section of Litigation is accepting nominations for the 2015 Diversity Leadership Award.
The American Bar Association Commission on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity and the National LGBT Bar Association are pleased to announce their joint publication, OUT and ABOUT: The LGBT Experience in the Legal Profession, an edited collection of personal essays, to be published in the fall of 2013.
We are seeking authors to contribute to the LGBT Litigator.