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.
An interview with Advisory Board member Dan McMahon of Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker.
Karen Gabriel Moss
USCIS is considering the reinterpretation of “may grant” language contained in the statute deeming it discretionary rather than mandatory.
Rosanna M. Fox
Executive directive and current immigration processing changes.
A Q&A with Advisory Board member Andrew Smulian at Akerman.
Benjamin Slater III
What are the keys to success in the courtroom?
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.
Things to look for and things to avoid when choosing a medical expert for trial.
John F. Hill
Tips for a jury trial preparation
George Skibine and Alan Fedman
A look at the problems and opportunities for Native American tribes amid the uncharted territory of legal sports betting.
Edward D. Gehres
Four things every tribe and its partners can’t miss.
A Q&A with Advisory Board member Colleen Tracy James of Mayer Brown.
The Legal Risks to Deep-Pocketed Entities Are Only Growing
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.
Martin B. Margulies
The Supreme Court has found the governing board of the town of Greece, New York opening its meetings with a prayer to be constitutionally unobjectionable.
More lawsuits mean more opportunities for expert witnesses in all industries and specialties.
Martin B. Margulies
A burning issue.
Students for Fair Admissions is challenging Harvard's policy of holistic admissions—and might change the future of affirmative action.
In this novel atmosphere of denials and obstacles, the damage is two-fold: our nation is not only denying its righteous legacy, but also its rightful destiny.
Kenneth R. Berman
How better preparation strategies produce more potent testimony
Morrison & Foerster
Jury trial won for the University of California Davis in—yes—a strawberry patent infringement case.
Michael J. Wildes
The H-1B visa program allows U.S. companies to temporarily employ foreign workers in specialty occupations, including jobs in technology, engineering, science, architecture, accounting, and business.
The way the existing laws and regulations are being applied is clearly changing under the Buy American, Hire American Executive Order.
Campbell D. Barrett and Judge Lynda B. Munro
Every trial has the potential for an appeal. The likelihood of an appeal is enhanced when the judge has picked a clear winner and loser after a family bench trial.
Lynn Kappelman and Dawn Solowey
While the trial team’s deep knowledge of the trial record is an important resource, if that team does not also have appellate experience, consider an appellate specialist to lead the next phase of the case.
Fine, Kaplan and Black
Roberta Liebenberg discusses her first-of-its-kind empirical study.
A Q&A with Ad Board member Andrey Goltsblat of Goltsblat BLP LLP discussing the legal climate in Russia.
Kathleen Campbell Walker
Stove-piped legal representation is not advisable (e.g., only focusing on one agency segment or one portion of a filing process).