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.
John F. Martin
Under the interim rule, the maximum penalties for workplace safety violations issued by OSHA will spike by 78.16 percent, effective August 1, 2016.
Linda A. Klein
Best Lawyers and Ms. JD Present Attorneys Across America
Fausta M. Albi
New laws that impact California employers.
Violaine du Pontavice
What will be the future for the world’s climate issue?
Anthony E. Rebollo
Take these steps to avoid paying hefty tax penalties.
Attorneys from across the world consider what the future holds for businesses and individuals with foreign holdings and investments.
The country’s economic upheaval is grabbing headlines—and raising eyebrows—around the world. What comes next seems far from certain.
A roundup of relevant news, partnerships, and publications from our listed law firms.
Will more women in law school mean more women in the law?
Fine, Kaplan and Black
Roberta Liebenberg discusses her first-of-its-kind empirical study.
John L. Pinnix
For immigration attorneys, this New Year needs more than routine reflection and the usual strategic planning.
Kerri L. Barsh
The ability to move a water treatment plant closer to the populations that the plant would serve and then re-locate that facility to another location as demographics change or in the event of a natural disaster could prove invaluable.
A time of changes, challenges, and opportunities.
Alston & Bird
A look at the headlines featuring Best Lawyers listed lawyers for the week of July 22.
Neil S. Dornbaum
This guide is intended to serve as a resource for management on travel and immigration-related concerns.
Kathleen M. Peregoy
This guide is intended to serve as a resource for management and human resources representatives when making decisions and advising employees/management on travel and immigration-related concerns.
Harlan G. York
Deportations aren’t up, but the people who are being deported are more “newsworthy.”
Ethan Price-Livingston & David Y. Loh
One of the hallmarks of American admiralty and maritime law is the Limitation of Liability Act, which has been in existence since 1851 and permits a shipowner to limit its liability to the value of the vessel after the casualty.
Robert A. Clifford
Discovery has become more expansive in litigation, despite the fact that the vast majority of civil cases settle before trial.
Mike Androvett & Mark Annick
Planning your strategy in advance, and having a team ready to handle a disaster, can help you tackle a problem before it starts.
Justice Neil Gorsuch wasn’t a member of the U.S. Supreme Court back in 2004, when the justices ruled in Sosa v. Alvarez-Machain (124 S.Ct. 2739) that in certain limited circumstances, foreign nationals can use a 1789 law, the Alien Tort Statute, to sue in U.S. courts for violations of the law of nations.
John P. Hutchins
In most states, there is no general applicable rule of law forbidding one contracting party from waiving all recourse in the event of breach by the other.
Barry M. Heller
That result would strike at the core of franchising and would risk the loss of all of the benefits that franchising has provided to franchisees, employees, and society in general.
Patricia Brown Holmes and Leslie Davis
Hunton Andrews Kurth
Sharpening business acumen in shifting environments—and reaping the fruits.