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.
How an Unwinnable Case was Won
Victor Jimenez Carbayo
Four issues must be fulfilled: a legal person can be punished for the crime, the individual who has committed the crime is a member of the organization, the corporation directly or indirectly benefits, and the corporation has not implemented any measures to prevent the commission of the crime.
Ryan Robichaux and David Stewart
Why you need a political law compliance program.
Valuable insights into how DOJ is thinking about compliance programs
Jeffrey E. Stone, John Huang, and Michelle Gon
Turning risk into opportunity.
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."
Fausta M. Albi
New laws that impact California employers.
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).
Attorneys from across the world consider what the future holds for businesses and individuals with foreign holdings and investments.
Ayala Gómez discusses Oliva-Ayala's 2019 "Law Firm of the Year" award for criminal defense law in Spain.
If the trend of decriminalizing the use of small amounts of marijuana for recreational and/or medicinal purposes continues, marijuana may be widely available across the country within a matter of years.
Making A Murderer’s Dean Strang fights for the fair administration of criminal justice.
For many women, a government job is an ideal—albeit necessary—springboard to a law-firm partnership.
Maria I. Casablanca
Immigration worksite enforcement has become a balancing act between verifying eligibility to work and avoiding discrimination; thus it has merged two fields of law: labor and employment law with immigration and nationality law.
Police body camera footage can offer criminal defense attorneys a new perspective and evidentiary tool.
In these post-conviction cases, we look for Constitutional violations that deprived the defendant of a fair trial and undermined confidence in the outcome.
Violeta Saranciuc and Cosmin Vasile
This is how it may affect your ongoing dispute.
Aver Lex won the 2019 "Law Firm of the Year" award for Criminal Defense in Ukraine.
Patricia Brown Holmes
What effect is California’s new law mandating more women in corporate boardrooms likely to have?
Alston & Bird
Navigating the Winding Highway of Wellness Program Compliance: A GPS for the EEOC’s Wellness Program Rules
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz
Beyond the Basics
Between a Rock and a Hard Place: The Preparation and Filing of Sensitive Tax and Information Returns, and the Practitioner’s Dilemma
Richard J. Sapinski
Richard J. Sapinski and Eric L. Green discuss defending someone under investigation in a criminal tax case and examine how these cases can get complicated by “sensitive tax returns.
The jury is out.
A Way Forward
Martha J. Schoonover
The recent raids of dozens of 7-Eleven stores by U.S. immigration agents and the corresponding arrest of 21 individuals for immigration-related violations were widely covered as the largest immigrant enforcement crackdown undertaken by the Trump administration to date.
Arguedas, Cassman, Headley & Goldman
Cris Arguedas on defending the accused.
Michael R. Greco
Will autonomous vehicles drive employers crazy?
Elise Scott, Madalyn Brown, and Bob DeMott
Corporate social responsibility isn’t just good for the planet—increasingly, it’s good for business, too.