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.
Kathleen Ann Hogan
Lee D. Hoffman
As the environmental movement challenged the energy industry to move “beyond coal” and later to move “beyond gas” to a carbonless energy future, investment in renewable energy skyrocketed.
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.
Michelle V. Rafter
While overall business bankruptcies dropped 5.4 percent through Q3, in excess of 300 stores filed for Chapter 7 or 11 in the same period, including big names like Toys “R” Us, Gymboree, and Payless ShoeSource.
Business immigration attorneys have a challenging task. Clients, typically large multinationals, have high expectations.
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.
Bradley L. Ortman
Last month, the DHS implemented a new rule to systematize its efforts to monitor social media use of intending immigrants and travelers to the United States.
Stephen J. Cullen
After several years of negotiations, the treaty—the 1980 Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction—came into existence.
Rosanna M. Fox
Executive directive and current immigration processing changes.
Joel H. Paget
His war also is already impacting businesses that need foreign skilled workers.
Legalist launched a two-week campaign to help consumers sue Equifax—in small claims court.
Frederic M. Wilf
Cloud computing continues to be a powerful and cost-effective means to build a business with international reach.
Jim Steinberg and Lance McCord
Unlike most traditionally licensed software, cloud solutions also put the customer at risk by transmitting, storing, and processing the customer’s data outside of the customer’s networks.
Ryan Robichaux and David Stewart
Why you need a political law compliance program.
Sarah E. Coyne
The physician's opioid prescribing dilemma.
Benjamin H. Whitley
None of these cases were class actions. In fact, they are known in the legal world as mass torts.
Uber drivers are not required to obtain a personal injury insurance plan.
When courts make determinations about child custody they will make the decision based on what they believe is in the best interest of the child.
M. Thomas Arceneaux
A return to the lender liability days?
“If this is the law, nobody is safe.”
Sean M. Cleary
The Purpose of Mediation in a Personal Injury Case
SeyfarthLean is about changing a mindset and being prepared to alter one’s approach to work.
The Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 (DTSA) has been touted as a game changer.
Sarah E. Coyne
The privacy and security regulations under HIPAA have evolved into a long and winding regulatory road with more hurdles to come, as some of the rules are not yet promulgated.
Elizabeth A. Coonan
Many companies use restrictive covenant agreements (including noncompetition, nonsolicitation and nondisclosure agreements) to protect their businesses from unfair competition and customer poaching.
Elizabeth A. Coonan
The result of an ongoing effort between USCIS, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to enhance document security and deter counterfeiting and fraud.
Ann Holden Kendell
Berry Appleman & Leiden
BAL's commitment to equality in the workplace.