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.
Jesse St. Cyr
The SECURE Act aims to make retirement plans easier for Americans.
Mariano Roca López
Despite its apparent triviality, individuals’ tax residence can in practice have significant consequences for their pockets.
The distinction between the two is integral. Misclassifying someone as an independent contractor can have several implications.
The #MeToo movement has brought unprecedented attention to the problem of sexual assault and abuse. Litigating civil cases along these lines can be tricky, though. Here’s an overview.
How Workers' Compensation Is Setting Up a Legal Battle
Mediation, Negotiation, Lawsuit
Hugh F. Murray III
Another Challenge to NCAA’s Financial Structure
James H. Chalat
Preventing Mass Shootings
The jury is out.
Maureen E. Carr
Six strategies to avoid costly liability.
The president of Ackert Inc. offers his insights on business development to Best Lawyers following the 2019 Legal Marketing Association Annual Conference.
Ann E. Evanko and Katherine L. Wood
Can social change be sped up via legislation? A key provision of the recent tax-law overhaul, clearly written with #MeToo in mind, suggests it can.
Kelly S. Hughes
Obsessive-compulsive and anxiety disorders are far more common among lawyers than other professionals. It’s past time to address the problem.
Brian J. MacDonough
A new case in Massachusetts clarifies something important about the standards to be met in workplace harassment cases.
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Kim F. Ebert
Impeccable skills are no longer enough: Why lawyers must increasingly take into account clients’ expectations about representation’s true worth.
Donald L. Sapir
By letting advertisers target men in job postings, Facebook may be contributing to gendered discrimination.
Ann E. Evanko
New York's Stop Sexual Harassment Act goes into effect in October 2019.
In today’s changing legal landscape, businesses and private individuals are demanding greater service delivered in a more transparent way.
Business immigration attorneys have a challenging task. Clients, typically large multinationals, have high expectations.
Martha J. Schoonover
The recent raids of dozens of 7-Eleven stores by U.S. immigration agents and the corresponding arrest of 21 individuals for immigration-related violations were widely covered as the largest immigrant enforcement crackdown undertaken by the Trump administration to date.
The Delaware bankruptcy judge presiding over the Takata case on Monday granted the debtors’ request to extend the freeze on lawsuits connected to its dangerously defective airbag inflators through late February for individual claims, but will revisit a stay on state enforcement actions in 30 days.
Nonnie L. Shivers
Top employment cases of 2017 with a look at 2018.
Patricia H. Thompson
Very simply, delay in dispute resolution is bad for business.
Heather A. Owen
In fact, the representation of women and minorities in leadership positions has decreased over recent years.
Bernard J. Bobber
The dangerous intersection of racial bigotry and labor law.
Felicia A. Finston
Large employers will not get a pass in 2017 in terms of monitoring and reporting the group health plan coverage they provide their employees.