Thought leaders from around the world contribute their perspectives on landmark cases, new legislation, and legal perspectives on new technologies, business practices, and civil procedure.
Between a Rock and a Hard Place: The Preparation and Filing of Sensitive Tax and Information Returns, and the Practitioner’s Dilemma
Richard J. Sapinski
Richard J. Sapinski and Eric L. Green discuss defending someone under investigation in a criminal tax case and examine how these cases can get complicated by “sensitive tax returns.
"Very often, people deem criminal law is tougher than criminal business law. I don’t agree; I believe that practicing criminal business law implies facing specific difficulties, in particular, the high technicity of cases."
Attorneys from across the world consider what the future holds for businesses and individuals with foreign holdings and investments.
Police body camera footage can offer criminal defense attorneys a new perspective and evidentiary tool.
Quarles & Brady
Matthew G. Kaiser
The United States government has not been shy about bringing criminal cases in the United States based on conduct that happened abroad.
If the trend of decriminalizing the use of small amounts of marijuana for recreational and/or medicinal purposes continues, marijuana may be widely available across the country within a matter of years.
Making A Murderer’s Dean Strang fights for the fair administration of criminal justice.
Ajamie attorney Courtney D. Scobie discusses her practice.
Violeta Saranciuc and Cosmin Vasile
This is how it may affect your ongoing dispute.
“If this is the law, nobody is safe.”
Arguedas, Cassman & Headley
Cris Arguedas on defending the accused.
Christopher L. Thomas
Worksite enforcement is likely to take center stage in 2018.
Randal J. Brotherhood
"It represents one of the most significant events in trade secret reform in years. The DTSA amends the Economic Espionage Act, which previously limited access to federal courts for trade secret theft to criminal prosecution."
Victor Jimenez Carbayo
Four issues must be fulfilled: a legal person can be punished for the crime, the individual who has committed the crime is a member of the organization, the corporation directly or indirectly benefits, and the corporation has not implemented any measures to prevent the commission of the crime.
Vincent D. Louwagie
Jury service is one of the most important civic duties a citizen is called upon to perform. Juries help protect our rights and liberties in a fundamental way; through the jury system members of the public decide civil and criminal disputes.
Michelle V. Rafter
Judge Shira A. Scheindlin means it when she says social media is “totally disrupting the court system.”
The primary question will likely come down to whether or not cell phone data and location records are protected interests under the Fourth Amendment.
It is easy to buy guns and hard to hold anyone other than the user accountable.
In these post-conviction cases, we look for Constitutional violations that deprived the defendant of a fair trial and undermined confidence in the outcome.
Historically, there has been vigorous debate among the residents of Puerto Rico for and against the privatization of public property and public services.
Andrew J. Edelberg
As successful as I became these past years, the very harsh and stark reality of my clients’ positions and lives sank in more than ever.
An overview on the ruling of Philips’ EFM+ (DVD) Patent in the Greek Supreme Court.
A Q&A with Advisory Board member Panayotis Bernitsas at Bernitsas Law.
Davorin J. Odrcic
I watched Donald Trump’s speech announcing his candidacy while waiting for a client’s interview at the Milwaukee office of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.
John L. Pinnix
For immigration attorneys, this New Year needs more than routine reflection and the usual strategic planning.
A court in Brazil temporarily blocked access to WhatsApp on the basis that its owner had shown “total disrespect for Brazilian laws." What happens now?
Alexander Minin discusses his tax practice at the 2019 "Law Firm of the Year" winning firm.