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).
"Very often, people deem criminal law is tougher than criminal business law. I don’t agree; I believe that practicing criminal business law implies facing specific difficulties, in particular, the high technicity of cases."
Police body camera footage can offer criminal defense attorneys a new perspective and evidentiary tool.
Ayala Gómez discusses Oliva-Ayala's 2019 "Law Firm of the Year" award for criminal defense law in Spain.
Maureen E. Carr
Six strategies to avoid costly liability.
Maria Crimi Speth & Aaron K. Haar
There are two arguments for fair use in a trademark infringement case. Here's your guide to understanding both.
Aver Lex won the 2019 "Law Firm of the Year" award for Criminal Defense in Ukraine.
When police deny detainees the right to counsel, taxpayers cover costs.
Charles B. McFarland
You must know the best questions to ask an attorney you are considering for your condemnation case.
“If this is the law, nobody is safe.”
In these post-conviction cases, we look for Constitutional violations that deprived the defendant of a fair trial and undermined confidence in the outcome.
Arguedas, Cassman, Headley & Goldman
Cris Arguedas on defending the accused.
Pursuing Favorable Outcomes in White-Collar Defense When the Deck Is Stacked
Identify Exhaustion or Risk Waiving a Defense.
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.
Jaye L. Rancourt
Without media attention, would the decisions have been the same?
The primary question will likely come down to whether or not cell phone data and location records are protected interests under the Fourth Amendment.
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.
Matthew G. Kaiser
The United States government has not been shy about bringing criminal cases in the United States based on conduct that happened abroad.
An overview on the ruling of Philips’ EFM+ (DVD) Patent in the Greek Supreme Court.
This week, hirings at King & Spalding, and a profile of civil rights attorney Debra Katz.
When is the dog's owner responsible for your injury, and what might that win you in court?
The jury is out.
Gilbert + Tobin
Bribery and Corruption Know No Boundaries. Increasingly, Neither Do the Laws Designed to Combat Them.
Christopher L. Marlowe
The Unintended Consequences of Zero Tolerance
James H. Chalat
Preventing Mass Shootings
Patricia Brown Holmes and Leslie Davis
Valuable insights into how DOJ is thinking about compliance programs