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.
Patricia Brown Holmes and Leslie Davis
Sharpening business acumen in shifting environments—and reaping the fruits.
Thomas R. Julin
Corporations now use federal law to fight regulation.
When business partners head to splitsville.
Gary L. Sasso
Berry Appleman & Leiden
BAL's commitment to equality in the workplace.
Heather A. Owen
In fact, the representation of women and minorities in leadership positions has decreased over recent years.
A look back at the 1983 Nilssen case, and what it means for patent law today.
If the trend of decriminalizing the use of small amounts of marijuana for recreational and/or medicinal purposes continues, marijuana may be widely available across the country within a matter of years.
In today’s changing legal landscape, businesses and private individuals are demanding greater service delivered in a more transparent way.
Kim David Lexner
Treat Me Like the Managing Partner of Your Firm
New document could be liability trap for unsuspecting employers.
Randal J. Brotherhood
"It represents one of the most significant events in trade secret reform in years. The DTSA amends the Economic Espionage Act, which previously limited access to federal courts for trade secret theft to criminal prosecution."
William W. Hurst
Some Uber drivers earn well below the minimum wage rate per hour.
Thomas R. Julin
A handful of enterprising companies have discovered that these portraits of distress have great value because they are public records, are not protected by copyright laws, and can be posted on the Internet to persuade the portrayed to pay dearly to take them down.
How Benefit Corporations are leading the charge to save the world.
Michelle V. Rafter
While overall business bankruptcies dropped 5.4 percent through Q3, in excess of 300 stores filed for Chapter 7 or 11 in the same period, including big names like Toys “R” Us, Gymboree, and Payless ShoeSource.
An interview with Advisory Board member Dan McMahon of Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker.
Leonce A. Richard III
Drafting a premarital agreement should instead focus on a collaborative effort of two people coming together to create a “life plan” with regard to forming a lifetime partnership.
Frank L. Branson
Hardworking Americans in the oil patch live and toil in a perilous environment, performing some of the most dangerous jobs in the U.S. today.
Baltimore’s Rosie the Lawyer initiative offers high school girls an insider’s look at the law.
Registering and investigating trademarks are just the beginning when it comes to keeping your intellectual property safe.
How to market yourself to get new clients and keep your old ones after starting a new firm.
The public affairs group breaks down each race across the country using public data.