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.
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).
Michael B. Fein
A guide to navigating copyright claims on famous songs.
Benjamin H. Whitley
None of these cases were class actions. In fact, they are known in the legal world as mass torts.
Leading cases on the Supreme Court’s 2018 business docket.
Bone McAllester Norton
Five action areas that should be on the board's agenda now.
Jacques Iffland and Ariel Ben Hattar
The law of unintended consequences.
Beatriz Paulo de Frontin and Márcio Pereira
An overview of the Paris Climate Agreement.
Steven R. Jaffe
The Senate mulls sweeping changes proposed in the Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act of 2017.
Lawsuits about a blood-thinning drug that prevents platelets from clumping together now prevents plaintiffs from joining together to bring state law claims against a corporation when not every plaintiff was harmed in that state.
Fortunately, for procuring authorities, process contracts can generally be excluded with a well-drafted exclusion clause in the tender.
Patrick Monahan and Andrew Tulloch talk about their work with Colin Biggers & Paisley.
Artem Zhavoronkov and Oleg Lovtsov
Introducing significant changes in the legal regulation of foreign investment in the Russian Federation.
Pro Bono Victory Protects Future Housing Development for Disabled and Homeless in Jacksonville
Clifford J. Zatz and Josh Thomas Foust
The decision “may make it impossible to bring certain mass actions at all.”
Kraig J. Marton
Arbitration might seem like an appealing alternative, but it could cost you time and money.
This week, hirings at King & Spalding, and a profile of civil rights attorney Debra Katz.
Elizabeth L. White
How courts are interpreting Title VII to protect LGBT workers.
Sean M. Cleary
In the case of tort laws and legal reform, for instance, Trump seems to side with "the little guy.”
Potential risks and legal considerations.
Divide and Conquer: Plaintiffs Need a Single Forum that Accommodates the Realities of Contemporary Economic Activity
David A. Mazie and David M. Estes
The growth of mass tort litigation tracks with industries’ shift to mass marketing and distribution of pharmaceutical and consumer products on a national scale.
Robert B. Legault discusses his firm's 2019 "Law Firm of the Year" award for Advertising Law in Canada with Best Lawyers CEO Phillip Greer.
Benjamin Slater III
What are the keys to success in the courtroom?
Michael B. Fein
Where can you be sued for patent infringement?
Andrew J. Edelberg
As successful as I became these past years, the very harsh and stark reality of my clients’ positions and lives sank in more than ever.
Michael R. Greco
Will autonomous vehicles drive employers crazy?
Joanna Barsh, Lauren Brown, and Kayvan Kian
Burden, blessing, or both?
Anastasia M. McCarthy
The new Child Victims Act is expected to have a profound and long-lasting impact on public school systems.