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.
When cancer is discovered late or misdiagnosed and, by extension mistreated, you might wonder whether malpractice or medical negligence was at play.
Patrick J. Perotti
In the world of class actions, one well-executed idea can make an entire career.
Robert D. Boyd and K. Jeanette Holmes
From one smartphone, an image can be made available to millions of people in an instant.
Michael B. Fein
A guide to navigating copyright claims on famous songs.
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.
John P. Hutchins
In most states, there is no general applicable rule of law forbidding one contracting party from waiving all recourse in the event of breach by the other.
The attorneys from Canada's 2019 "Law Firm of the Year" winning Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt look at their achievements over the past year.
For success in any trial, jury selection and case framing are key.
FinTech companies are disrupting traditional financial models—and creating new data privacy concerns.
José Vinícius Bicalho Costa, Jr.
Often we come across statements about the complex business environment in Brazil—questions about the difficulties of starting a business, the slowness of the judiciary, and the legal aspects of tax, labor, and business.
Hera S. Arsen
The Defendant Trade Secrets Act of 2015 (“DTSA”), was signed into law by President Obama on May 11, 2016. The new statute creates broad private federal cause of action for trade secret misappropriation and has been hailed as “the most sweeping change to the nation’s intellectual property laws in a generation or more.”
Patrick Monahan and Andrew Tulloch talk about their work with Colin Biggers & Paisley.
For decades, supply chains have been getting increasingly intricate. Now the Trump administration’s trade policies and other disruptions are challenging those systems
With all the advances in medical knowledge and experience, why are there so many medical errors and what can be done to reduce them?
The way the existing laws and regulations are being applied is clearly changing under the Buy American, Hire American Executive Order.
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.
It is easy to buy guns and hard to hold anyone other than the user accountable.
Kelly L. Frey Sr.
It is always important to remember that our world is largely the result of fortunate accidents.
Sean M. Cleary
According to IIHS data, 35.000 Americans were killed in 2015 in car accidents, of which 2.939 occurred in Florida.
Eight years after the financial crisis, aftereffects continue to ripple through the financial sector.
What law firms need to know about translator credentials.
An interview with Franklin Hoet-Linares of Venezuela’s Hoet Pelaez Castillo & Duque.
Eight attorneys from across the country weigh in.
Robert M. Steeg
A recent case in the Louisiana Court of Appeal highlights an area of law anyone in real estate needs to know.
The Lloreda Camacho & Co. attorney discusses the firm's 2019 “Law Firm of the Year” award for Intellectual Property Law.
Brian J. MacDonough
The Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination's new regulations offer a substantial overhaul from the past system.
More lawsuits mean more opportunities for expert witnesses in all industries and specialties.