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.
A roundup of recent news of listed lawyers across the country.
Diego Felipe Valdivieso Rueda
Understanding custody issues in California courts.
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).
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.
The way the existing laws and regulations are being applied is clearly changing under the Buy American, Hire American Executive Order.
Charles R. Lipcon
However, despite the emphasis on a family-friendly environment, one major issue has historically dominated the discussion of cruise ship safety: the presence (or lack thereof) of lifeguards on cruise ships.
Victims of accidents in California can receive damages for their injury, whether that be physical, emotional, or financial.
When the future isn't free.
Deborah Drooz and Barry Langberg
In this novel atmosphere of denials and obstacles, the damage is two-fold: our nation is not only denying its righteous legacy, but also its rightful destiny.
Sean M. Cleary
In the case of tort laws and legal reform, for instance, Trump seems to side with "the little guy.”
Frederic M. Wilf
Cloud computing continues to be a powerful and cost-effective means to build a business with international reach.
You might be an expert on bankruptcy, but communicating its practical realities to clients can get complicated.
San Francisco nonprofit specialist Rosemary Fei on advice for young careerist women and helping make the world a better place.
Benjamin Slater III
What are the keys to success in the courtroom?
David B. Kempston
We actively participate with the client. As counselors, we shape, mold, and contour the case—but we don’t create facts.
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.
Joel H. Paget
His war also is already impacting businesses that need foreign skilled workers.
Martin B. Margulies
A burning issue.
Andrew B. Greenfield
For many U.S. employers, the new year means the beginning of H-1B cap season.
Jennifer M. Kinsley
A threat to our democracy.
Amy Kirkland Myers
Studies show that on average immigrants are generally law-abiding—more so than native-born Americans.
Sarah E. Coyne
The physician's opioid prescribing dilemma.
Morrison & Foerster
Jury trial won for the University of California Davis in—yes—a strawberry patent infringement case.
An interview with Bob Bostrom, general counsel of Abercrombie & Fitch and Best Lawyers Advisory Board member.