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.
Kraig J. Marton
Arbitration might seem like an appealing alternative, but it could cost you time and money.
Benjamin H. Whitley
None of these cases were class actions. In fact, they are known in the legal world as mass torts.
Steven R. Jaffe
The Senate mulls sweeping changes proposed in the Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act of 2017.
Nonnie L. Shivers
Top employment cases of 2017 with a look at 2018.
Patrick J. Perotti
In the world of class actions, one well-executed idea can make an entire career.
This week in news from our listed attorneys, millions are set aside in a fund for Native American farmers after a winnning class action suit.
Tim Freudenberger and Nancy Lubrano
In May 2014, class action defense attorney Tim Freudenberger from Carothers DiSante & Freudenberger LLP, obtained a very favorable decision from the California Supreme Court in Duran v. U.S. Bank Nat. Assn., 59 Cal. 4th 1 (2014).
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Australia’s leading independent law firm, Corrs Chambers Westgarth, has represented well-known comedian and actress, Rebel Wilson, in her successful defamation proceedings against Bauer Media, the German-based global media giant.
A look at the headlines featuring Best Lawyers listed lawyers for the week of July 22.
The Delaware bankruptcy judge presiding over the Takata case on Monday granted the debtors’ request to extend the freeze on lawsuits connected to its dangerously defective airbag inflators through late February for individual claims, but will revisit a stay on state enforcement actions in 30 days.
Students for Fair Admissions is challenging Harvard's policy of holistic admissions—and might change the future of affirmative action.
Sarah E. Coyne
Aaron C. Hall
The White House insists that any new law giving Dreamers a permanent place in the United States also stop what it refers to as the chain migration problem.
Garry L. Davis, Jr.
The justification is that it was an overreach of executive authority by President Obama and an illegal amnesty.
David P. Berry
Why it makes sense to protect the Dreamers.
Robert M. Steeg
In Dufrene vs. Murphy Appraisal Services, LLC, contract rights and real estate law pose an interesting problem.
Matthew T. Phillips
A look back at 2017 and what to expect in 2018.
Five things executives and HR should do.
Trump Administration’s Termination of DACA, TPS, and H-4 EAD Immigration Programs Could Leave Employers in a Lurch
Ann Massey Badmus
Several immigration programs that have authorized over a million immigrant workers are expected to end in 2018 and 2019.
What’s likely to happen within immigration 2018 under the Trump presidency?
Angelique M. Montano
This is affecting U.S. companies’ ability to hire the best qualified employees to promote their services and products.
Michael P. Nowlan
The president cannot unilaterally change immigration laws and regulations currently in place.
Harlan G. York
Deportations aren’t up, but the people who are being deported are more “newsworthy.”
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."
Clifford J. Zatz and Josh Thomas Foust
The decision “may make it impossible to bring certain mass actions at all.”
Benjamin Slater III
What are the keys to success in the courtroom?
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