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.
This week in news from our listed attorneys, millions are set aside in a fund for Native American farmers after a winnning class action suit.
It is easy to buy guns and hard to hold anyone other than the user accountable.
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.
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.
Daniela Rivera Bravo, Gonzalo Muñoz Escudero, and Alejandro Vergara Blanco
Chile has an unequal distribution of water in its territory; the water legislation, however, is the same for the whole country.
Peter Denton, Anthony LaRocca, Sarah Nural, and Linda Stein
A broad-gauge look at the latest trends in U.S. railroad law.
Matthew T. Phillips
A look back at 2017 and what to expect in 2018.
Miles & Stockbridge
Tips on minimizing holiday stress for divorced families.
New document could be liability trap for unsuspecting employers.
Michelle V. Rafter
Plunging prices have decimated energy industry profits and jobs, but have given consumers more power at the pump.
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.
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.