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.
Krista K. McIntyre
Success in any legal space requires total commitment to your clients. Here’s a meaningful mnemonic to help you get it done.
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.
Making A Murderer’s Dean Strang fights for the fair administration of criminal justice.
Justice Neil Gorsuch wasn’t a member of the U.S. Supreme Court back in 2004, when the justices ruled in Sosa v. Alvarez-Machain (124 S.Ct. 2739) that in certain limited circumstances, foreign nationals can use a 1789 law, the Alien Tort Statute, to sue in U.S. courts for violations of the law of nations.
Legalist launched a two-week campaign to help consumers sue Equifax—in small claims court.
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.
This week, hirings at King & Spalding, and a profile of civil rights attorney Debra Katz.
Robyn Shapiro of Health Sciences Law Group shares about her work and achievements in the health care law sector.
Diego Felipe Valdivieso Rueda
Mariano Roca López
Changes made by the Spanish Supreme Court could mean enhanced tax benefits to citizens.
"There is national mobility in Canada, so there is, in essence, free movement of lawyers across the country."
Jeffrey E. Stone, John Huang, and Michelle Gon
Turning risk into opportunity.
Larrabee Albi Coker
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).
Aver Lex won the 2019 "Law Firm of the Year" award for Criminal Defense in Ukraine.
Linda A. Klein
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.
Jamie L. Graham
Patent law is one more area up for debate with changes coming to the Supreme Court.
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.
For success in any trial, jury selection and case framing are key.
Jeff C. Dodd, Tonya Gray, Ben Setnick, John R. Hutchins, Rose Cordero Prey, and Mark A. Chapman
This week, in TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC, the Supreme Court undid the settled practice of virtually nationwide venue for patent infringement cases.
Best Lawyers and Ms. JD Present Attorneys Across America
"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."
Valuable insights into how DOJ is thinking about compliance programs
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.
An interview with Franklin Hoet-Linares of Venezuela’s Hoet Pelaez Castillo & Duque.
Students for Fair Admissions is challenging Harvard's policy of holistic admissions—and might change the future of affirmative action.
Lyle D. Larson
Looking at the future of Chevron deference following Kennedy's unexpected departure.