Edwin Poole, a partner in the law firm of Crane, Poole & Schmidt, returns to work after a stint at a mental institution. But Shirley Schmidt wonders if he should have been released when he decides to help an obese computer technician sue a junk food manufacturer for causing his diabetes. Denny Crane represents Alan Shore, after Shore is arrested for advising a client accused of attempted murder to flee the county.
Meanwhile, after their unexpected rendezvous, Brad Chase wants to explore the possibility of a relationship with Denise Bauer.
original airdate--May 2,2006 rating--10.4 million
song--Theme Song--"Babylon" by David Gray
Trivia: Edwin Poole sues the "Lillian" Corporation, described as the "largest vertically integrated corporation in the World". Sam Malone sold his bar to the Lillian Corporation, a multinational corporation, in between the 4th and 5th seasons of Cheers, also set in Boston.