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.
Best Lawyers®* Listed Attorney Joseph Brophy on achieving success in 2020.
How to plan your pandemic preparedness estate—all from the safety of home.
Victoria E. Langley
The COVID-19 pandemic reshaped the U.S. workforce. But has it changed harassment on the job?
Patrick M. Shelby
Among its uncountable other disruptions, the pandemic upended U.S. bankruptcy procedures. Congressional relief, legislative changes, amended legal provisions: What lies ahead for those looking to file?
Alyson M. St. Pierre, Crystal S. Wildeman and Ashley C. Pack
It’s not easy for employers to weigh requests from employees to work from afar, even in the wake of the pandemic. Considerations include COVID-19, vaccinations, the Americans with Disabilities Act and the nature of the job itself.
Two Best Lawyers recognized attorneys weigh in on Georgia’s economy and declaring bankruptcy in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Is vaccine liability on the menu for restaurant owners in 2021?
Anne R. Yuengert and Matthew C. Lonergan
Will the virtual platforms that got such a boost during the pandemic replace how you interact with your employees, unions, and lawyers?
Courts and legislatures—and now the White House—are taking an increasingly dim view of noncompete employment agreements, a development the pandemic has quickened. What can employers do to protect their confidential information?
Mario Giannettino & Steven Weiner
The pandemic sent shockwaves throughout the already burdened U.S. health-care system. Still, there are several measures providers can enact to ensure they’re ready for litigation should it come to pass.
Never mind the pandemic—the greatest upheaval facing the hospitality-and-gaming industry is being fomented by regulators, who are now putting their chips on the table in an effort to ensure fair play, and legal compliance, for all.
Scams related to the pandemic have been a major growth industry the last 12 months. Here’s what to watch out for—and how to fight back.
Seven-Time Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of The Year”* Victor Pribanic reflects on his challenges and inspirations while practicing injury law amid a global pandemic in 2021.
H. Barber Boone
The pandemic has affected the vital process of legal discovery in ways both good and bad. Which changes are likely to become widely accepted in the years ahead?
Brett J. Schreiber
Think the roads are safer because people are cooped up at home? Think again. Hidden dangers, made worse by the economic effects of the pandemic, are perilous for drivers everywhere.
Roberta F. Green
An incipient wave of litigation generated by the coronavirus hasn’t even begun to crest. Here’s a look at current conditions—and what lies ahead.
Anthony J. Enea
It's important to be prepared for life-threatening emergencies, such as the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are six basic estate planning documents and advanced directives that everyone should have in order to deal with any potential health crisis.
Anxiety and stress levels are rising high during a time of uncertainty like this. Labor and employment firm Fisher Phillips answers employment questions about COVID-19.
Todd A. Smith
Pandemic Creates Sea Change in the Delivery of Justice
With the pandemic still ongoing with no end in sight, one lawyer writes about how she stays sane working from home.
Across the country, the decision to open schools back up or not has been on the minds of many. What should parents think about when preparing to send the children back to school or not?
Roy D. Oppenheim
If you wish to stay in your current home and refinance or buy a new home, now is the time
Roy D. Oppenheim
Force Majeure clauses are common in most contracts and can prove to be invaluable when determining whether one party’s performance is truly outside of that party’s control.
Three legal experts join the CEO of Best Lawyers to discuss how COVID-19 will change public, private, and higher education in the country and the legal considerations people will have to consider
Three legal experts join the CEO of Best Lawyers to talk about problems that arise for family law during COVID-19.
Fernando Vives and Gonzalo García-Fuertes discuss the future of capital markets in the face of a pandemic.
Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, personal injury firm Block O’Toole & Murphy is on track for its most successful year.
Ashish Mahendru and Darren Braun
Remote testimony? Virtual evidence presentation? Been there, done that: Why even international arbitration proceedings have, for the most part, weathered the pandemic just fine.