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.
Students for Fair Admissions is challenging Harvard's policy of holistic admissions—and might change the future of affirmative action.
Fine, Kaplan and Black
Roberta Liebenberg discusses her first-of-its-kind empirical study.
Stephen Cullen and Kelly Powers
There are three ways to get divorced—two of them should be avoided if possible—accepting, of course, that there are some spouses who insist on litigation and a trial.
Campbell D. Barrett and Judge Lynda B. Munro
Every trial has the potential for an appeal. The likelihood of an appeal is enhanced when the judge has picked a clear winner and loser after a family bench trial.
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).
Annesley H. DeGaris
Many lawyers who do not regularly handle mass tort cases can be frustrated by the multidistrict litigation (MDL) process.
Arguedas, Cassman & Headley
Cris Arguedas on defending the accused.
It’s not just a matter of experience—often you need to look deeper than what's on the resume.
Benjamin H. Whitley
None of these cases were class actions. In fact, they are known in the legal world as mass torts.
Ajamie attorney Courtney D. Scobie discusses her practice.
Aver Lex won the 2019 "Law Firm of the Year" award for Criminal Defense in Ukraine.
Control the narrative and bring attention to your work and expertise with these publishing tips.
News from our listed lawyers. This week: New leadership at Richards, Layton & Finger, and developments in the Supreme 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.
"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."
Robert A. Clifford
Discovery has become more expansive in litigation, despite the fact that the vast majority of civil cases settle before trial.
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.
A look at the headlines featuring Best Lawyers listed lawyers for the week of July 22.
A roundup of hirings, awards, and industry news relevant to our listed lawyers.
An interview with Advisory Board member Dan McMahon of Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker.
A Q&A with Advisory Board member Colleen Tracy James of Mayer Brown.
Jamie Gorelick and Ari Holtzblatt
Charges of anti-right bias notwithstanding, online platforms are on solid ground when they defend their policies and procedures as neutral and protected by the First Amendment.
Q&A with Andrés Rodríguez & Juan Carlos de la Vega of 2018 Mexican Labor and Employment “Law Firm of the Year” Santamarina y Steta
A Q&A with 2018 Mexican Labor and Employment “Law Firm of the Year” Santamarina y Steta
It is easy to buy guns and hard to hold anyone other than the user accountable.
Henson & Efron
Early case management and alternative dispute resolutions seek to simplify some separations in Minnesota.
Adam Leitman Bailey
Surviving as a landlord in this morass of a city requires experienced landlord–tenant attorneys to navigate the course.