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.
Lawyers looking to maximize their M&A leverage need to keep one person (after their client) in mind above all: local counsel.
A Q&A with Advisory Board member Panayotis Bernitsas at Bernitsas Law.
Gelu Maravela, Mirela Metea, and Dana Rădulescu
From both a legal and business perspective, the critical period in any insolvency proceeding is the observation period, which is the period between the opening of the insolvency and the approval and implementation of a reorganization plan.
The approval is only required if it is requested by a member of the supervisory board, a member of the executive board, a CEO, or a 1 percent shareholder.
The Euro Park decision is bound to facilitate the application of the French favorable tax regime to cross border mergers and spin-offs.
A Q&A with Ad Board member Andrey Goltsblat of Goltsblat BLP LLP discussing the legal climate in Russia.
Artem Zhavoronkov and Oleg Lovtsov
Introducing significant changes in the legal regulation of foreign investment in the Russian Federation.
Amy Kirkland Myers
Studies show that on average immigrants are generally law-abiding—more so than native-born Americans.
Data breaches have become inevitable. Here’s what you can do to respond.
An interview with Brazil "Law Firm of the Year" SVMFA's Rogério Miranda.
This week, hirings at King & Spalding, and a profile of civil rights attorney Debra Katz.
Andrew B. Greenfield
For many U.S. employers, the new year means the beginning of H-1B cap season.
David P. Berry
Why it makes sense to protect the Dreamers.
An interview with Pablo Perezalonso Eguía of 2018 Mexican "Law Firm of the Year" Ritch Mueller.
Navigating your startup amid Canada's changing unemployment law.
News from our listed lawyers. This week: New leadership at Richards, Layton & Finger, and developments in the Supreme Court.
Jacques Iffland and Ariel Ben Hattar
The law of unintended consequences.
This week in news from our listed attorneys, millions are set aside in a fund for Native American farmers after a winnning class action suit.
Is it discrimination for a workplace to ban employees from display political, philosophical, and religious symbols in the work environment?
A roundup of hirings, awards, and industry news relevant to our listed lawyers.
Christopher R. Sackett
Why would you begin a business negotiation without knowing your objectives and acceptable outcomes? The answer: You shouldn’t.
The ancient Chinese belief is that the characteristics of the prevailing animal and element in a lunar year will heavily influence people’s behaviour and wider events in that year.
Leading cases on the Supreme Court’s 2018 business docket.
Jeff Biederman and Gary Gilbert
These are heady days for music publishers and catalog owners. How much longer can the good times roll?
Catherine M. Brennan and Nora R. Udell
The fintech revolution has spurred a host of legal questions concerning online lending. Developments at both the federal and state level are beginning to provide some answers.
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Russia)
The firm is the 2019 "Law Firm of the Year" winner for Real Estate Law in Russia.