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.
Lyle D. Larson
Looking at the future of Chevron deference following Kennedy's unexpected departure.
Christopher L. Sallay
Due to the statute of limitations, individuals who have been injured in a sidewalk fall should not hesitate to contact an experienced premises liability attorney.
All these new regulations share certain common features: they impact on almost all areas of a bank across the board (legal counsel, legislative compliance, business, technology, etc.).
Sean M. Cleary
The Purpose of Mediation in a Personal Injury Case
Michelle V. Rafter
Plunging prices have decimated energy industry profits and jobs, but have given consumers more power at the pump.
The way the existing laws and regulations are being applied is clearly changing under the Buy American, Hire American Executive Order.
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.
Frank L. Branson
Hardworking Americans in the oil patch live and toil in a perilous environment, performing some of the most dangerous jobs in the U.S. today.
Marc L. Zaken
Some employers have already prepared to comply with the new regulations and are ready to roll out new payroll practices next month. Do they hold off or press forward?
Streamlining your networking process and tapping into local media resources are two ways to grow your client base.
John L. Pinnix
For immigration attorneys, this New Year needs more than routine reflection and the usual strategic planning.
Rosanna M. Fox
Executive directive and current immigration processing changes.
Benjamin H. Whitley
None of these cases were class actions. In fact, they are known in the legal world as mass torts.
“If this is the law, nobody is safe.”
Looking to make a difference as a practitioner of environmental law? These seven pointers will help bolster your green bona fides.
The primary question will likely come down to whether or not cell phone data and location records are protected interests under the Fourth Amendment.
Carol Steinour Young and Emily Hart
On June 19, 2017, the United States Supreme Court settled the issue of whether an offensive name—in this case, an Asian-American rock band called “The Slants”—can properly be registered as a trademark.
S. Benjamin Pleune
Inter partes review (IPR) has become the procedure of choice to resolve the validity of patents, with or without a co-pending litigation.
Tina M. Bengs
Issues Raised by Non-FMLA Reduced Schedules and Leaves of Absence
How to improve the H1-B lottery and protect wages now.
Trademark clearance for craft breweries.
Jamie L. Graham
Patent law is one more area up for debate with changes coming to the Supreme Court.
Is it a problem to use an app on your phone, such as TapeACall or Automatic Call Recorder, to record a call?
Jeff Biederman and Gary Gilbert
These are heady days for music publishers and catalog owners. How much longer can the good times roll?
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.
Joel H. Paget
His war also is already impacting businesses that need foreign skilled workers.