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.
Q&A with Ricardo Coelho and Júlio César Bueno of 2018 Brazilian “Law Firm of the Year” Pinheiro Neto Advogados’ Project Finance and Development Practice
Can you tell me about the characteristics that make up your law firm and the project finance in development practice that led to being recognized as a “Law Firm of the Year”?
In today’s changing legal landscape, businesses and private individuals are demanding greater service delivered in a more transparent way.
Historically, there has been vigorous debate among the residents of Puerto Rico for and against the privatization of public property and public services.
"The biggest challenge here is to master the complexity and sophistication of the French construction law."
Steven M. Charney
This strong return to activity, in both public and private works, has taken place in an environment marked by an equally striking evolution.
Violeta Saranciuc and Cosmin Vasile
This is how it may affect your ongoing dispute.
Elise Scott, Madalyn Brown, and Bob DeMott
Corporate social responsibility isn’t just good for the planet—increasingly, it’s good for business, too.
Gelu Maravela, Mirela Metea, and Dana Rădulescu
From both a legal and business perspective, the critical period in any insolvency proceeding is the observation period, which is the period between the opening of the insolvency and the approval and implementation of a reorganization plan.
A Q&A with Konstantin Mikhel of Vlasova Mikhel & Partners about his experiences and the legal field in Belarus.
Attorneys recognized by Best Lawyers can now position themselves as reliable industry resources.
Joseph Z. Fleming
The Paris Climate Accord was a voluntary and non-enforceable approach to resolving climate issues.
Michelle V. Rafter
Organizations are changing how they find, manage, and review workers to keep up with shifts in demographics, new technology, competition for top talent, and the evolving nature of work.
So, what should business borrowers – private equity or otherwise - keep front of mind right now when it comes to financing debt?
Joanna Barsh, Lauren Brown, and Kayvan Kian
Burden, blessing, or both?
To truly flourish, the smart cities of tomorrow must harness their data—but make sure they are doing so legally, ethically, and securely.
Karen Gail Treece
While estimates vary, it is believed that the top 5 percent of opioid users likely account for more than half of total opioid use.
An interview with Advisory Board member Dan McMahon of Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker.
Fausta M. Albi
New laws that impact California employers.
Harold P. Coxson, Jr.
On January 20, 2017, President-elect Donald Trump will be inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States, with an ambitious agenda set for the first 100 days, including the confirmation of his cabinet appointees and a yet-to-be-named Supreme Court nominee.
By themselves, desalination, conservation, and system re-engineering won't solve our water puzzle. But together, they just might work.
A Q&A with Advisory Board member Andrew Smulian at Akerman.
The ancient Chinese belief is that the characteristics of the prevailing animal and element in a lunar year will heavily influence people’s behaviour and wider events in that year.
Gordon D. McAuley
Whether one is the plaintiff seeking to remedy an aggravation or a defendant looking to patch up the slights alleged against it, litigation is a highly charged, emotional wringer.
Chad W. King
In Ernest Cline’s dystopian novel "Ready Player One," the world’s population is addicted to a virtual reality game called the OASIS.
Gowling WLG won the 2019 "Law Firm of the Year" award for Aboriginal Law in Canada.