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.
With all the advances in medical knowledge and experience, why are there so many medical errors and what can be done to reduce them?
When do you create a new service line?
Annesley H. DeGaris
Many lawyers who do not regularly handle mass tort cases can be frustrated by the multidistrict litigation (MDL) process.
M. Thomas Arceneaux
A return to the lender liability days?
Thomas R. Julin
Corporations now use federal law to fight regulation.
Making A Murderer’s Dean Strang fights for the fair administration of criminal justice.
In today’s changing legal landscape, businesses and private individuals are demanding greater service delivered in a more transparent way.
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
It remains a relevant question as to whether any market will ever completely drop its resistance to incorporating terms to which it is not accustomed.
Lawyers looking to maximize their M&A leverage need to keep one person (after their client) in mind above all: local counsel.
Thomas R. Julin
A handful of enterprising companies have discovered that these portraits of distress have great value because they are public records, are not protected by copyright laws, and can be posted on the Internet to persuade the portrayed to pay dearly to take them down.
Kelly L. Frey Sr.
It is always important to remember that our world is largely the result of fortunate accidents.
Martin B. Margulies
A burning issue.
When business partners head to splitsville.
Deborah Epstein Henry
A Fresh Twist on Innovation
News from our listed lawyers. This week: New leadership at Richards, Layton & Finger, and developments in the Supreme Court.
Elizabeth J. Atkinson
Extensive changes to U.S. tax law will have significant effects on the nonprofit sector. What to expect—and how to cope.
The era of "no comment" to social and political questions is over. But what risk does the rise of so-called activist CEOs hold for a company?
Michael P. Nowlan
The president cannot unilaterally change immigration laws and regulations currently in place.
Alston & Bird
Trade in the First Hundred Days of the Trump Administration
I have never read a complete and true account about the confirmation of a taping system in the Oval Office over the past 43 years.
Karen Gabriel Moss
USCIS is considering the reinterpretation of “may grant” language contained in the statute deeming it discretionary rather than mandatory.
Unlike a car accident, determining liability in a bus accident can be difficult.
Benjamin Slater III
What are the keys to success in the courtroom?
S. Benjamin Pleune
Inter partes review (IPR) has become the procedure of choice to resolve the validity of patents, with or without a co-pending litigation.