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.
Pro Bono Victory Protects Future Housing Development for Disabled and Homeless in Jacksonville
Thomas R. Julin
Corporations now use federal law to fight regulation.
Randal J. Brotherhood
"It represents one of the most significant events in trade secret reform in years. The DTSA amends the Economic Espionage Act, which previously limited access to federal courts for trade secret theft to criminal prosecution."
The Burden of Substantiation and Proof in Continental European Civil Procedure and the Taking of Evidence in International Arbitration
Dr. Wolfgang Kühn and Katharina Walter
Civil procedures in Germany are governed by the principles of factual substantiation and burden of proof.
Robert A. Clifford
Discovery has become more expansive in litigation, despite the fact that the vast majority of civil cases settle before trial.
Attorneys from across the world consider what the future holds for businesses and individuals with foreign holdings and investments.
Elizabeth L. White
How courts are interpreting Title VII to protect LGBT workers.
C. Richard Newsome
Well-developed negligence and strict products liability law already provide the best solution for those instances where self-driving technology fails and results in injury or death.
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.
Jeff C. Dodd, Tonya Gray, Ben Setnick, John R. Hutchins, Rose Cordero Prey, and Mark A. Chapman
This week, in TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC, the Supreme Court undid the settled practice of virtually nationwide venue for patent infringement cases.
This week, hirings at King & Spalding, and a profile of civil rights attorney Debra Katz.
When the world (almost) united to fight climate change.
Anthony E. Rebollo
Take these steps to avoid paying hefty tax penalties.
Ajamie attorney Courtney D. Scobie discusses her practice.
Violeta Saranciuc and Cosmin Vasile
This is how it may affect your ongoing dispute.
Meredith Aldridge, Colleen Welch, and Alicia Hall
Forty-five years of progress with Title IX.
The Defendant Trade Secrets Act of 2015 (“DTSA”), was signed into law by President Obama on May 11, 2016. The new statute creates broad private federal cause of action for trade secret misappropriation and has been hailed as “the most sweeping change to the nation’s intellectual property laws in a generation or more.”
José Vinícius Bicalho
Joshua W. Glotzer
Across the country, infrastructure is failing
Q&A with 2018 Portuguese Labor and Employment and Technology Law “Law Firm of the Year” PLMJ Advogados
A Q&A with 2018 Portuguese “Law Firm of the Year” PLMJ
"The biggest challenge here is to master the complexity and sophistication of the French construction law."
Benjamin H. Whitley
None of these cases were class actions. In fact, they are known in the legal world as mass torts.
Violaine du Pontavice
What will be the future for the world’s climate issue?
Annesley H. DeGaris
Many lawyers who do not regularly handle mass tort cases can be frustrated by the multidistrict litigation (MDL) process.
Making A Murderer’s Dean Strang fights for the fair administration of criminal justice.
Michael B. Fein
A guide to navigating copyright claims on famous songs.