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.
Benjamin Slater III
What are the keys to success in the courtroom?
A Q&A with Advisory Board member Colleen Tracy James of Mayer Brown.
Things to look for and things to avoid when choosing a medical expert for trial.
More lawsuits mean more opportunities for expert witnesses in all industries and specialties.
Morrison & Foerster
Jury trial won for the University of California Davis in—yes—a strawberry patent infringement case.
A Q&A with Advisory Board member Andrew Smulian at Akerman.
A Q&A with Advisory Board member herb Gerson of FordHarrison on the current climate surrounding his practice area and the firm.
An interview with Bob Bostrom, general counsel of Abercrombie & Fitch and Best Lawyers Advisory Board member.
An interview with Advisory Board member Dan McMahon of Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker.
Fine, Kaplan and Black
Roberta Liebenberg discusses her first-of-its-kind empirical study.
Charles B. McFarland
You must know the best questions to ask an attorney you are considering for your condemnation case.
Karen Gabriel Moss
USCIS is considering the reinterpretation of “may grant” language contained in the statute deeming it discretionary rather than mandatory.
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.
There are reasons to hire an expert with 30-plus years of experience, but don't underestimate the skills of a first timer.
Rosanna M. Fox
Executive directive and current immigration processing changes.
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).
The way the existing laws and regulations are being applied is clearly changing under the Buy American, Hire American Executive Order.
A Q&A with Advisory Board member Panayotis Bernitsas at Bernitsas Law.
Edward D. Gehres
Four things every tribe and its partners can’t miss.
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.
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.
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.
Michelle V. Rafter
Judge Shira A. Scheindlin means it when she says social media is “totally disrupting the court system.”
George Skibine and Alan Fedman
A look at the problems and opportunities for Native American tribes amid the uncharted territory of legal sports betting.
Marlene Z. Stanger
Last year saw an unprecedented rise in the number of requests for evidence issued by the USCIS for H-1B cases that were filed as part of the annual “Cap Case” lottery.
What’s likely to happen within immigration 2018 under the Trump presidency?
Douglas J. Halpert
Both the “mirror test” and the USCIS regulatory standard impose exacting standards subject to interpretation.
Students for Fair Admissions is challenging Harvard's policy of holistic admissions—and might change the future of affirmative action.