The looming presidential election has increased speculation about what might happen should the White House change hands – what, for instance, would occur for retiring Supreme Court justices? What would the priority of the Justice Department be? These were some of the questions exercising the minds of the National Law Journal.
The NLJ also asked middize firms to forecast what effect the Romney or Obama election victory would mean for their businesses, not to mention legal battles over contested results.
And then there are the campaign lawyers who are already girding their loins, as the journal reports.