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.
Samuel G. Kramer
Can bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies ever be adequate widespread substitutes for fiat money?
Paul C. Van Slyke
Your company name and important brand names are two types of your most valuable business assets. Without your company name and brand names, consumers and trade buyers would not be able to identify easily (and choose) your goods or services over those of another.
Mariano Roca López
It is an extremely volatile asset whose downward trend has been going on for a month now, having decreased its value more than 40 percent.
Students for Fair Admissions is challenging Harvard's policy of holistic admissions—and might change the future of affirmative action.
Anthony J. Enea
Your cryptocurrency assets could pose problems when it comes to your income and estate taxes.
Michael B. Fein
Where can you be sued for patent infringement?
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.
Benjamin Caddaye, Law Clerk and Alicia Hill
With the changing of a contract in a franchise agreement, certain rights you thought you were entitled to might get lost in translation.
Registering and investigating trademarks are just the beginning when it comes to keeping your intellectual property safe.
Robert M. Steeg
With hurricane season upon us, your home is not fully protected until you ensure your real estate documents are up to date and your property is legally secured against storm damages.
Carol Steinour Young and Emily Hart
On June 19, 2017, the United States Supreme Court settled the issue of whether an offensive name—in this case, an Asian-American rock band called “The Slants”—can properly be registered as a trademark.
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.
José Vinícius Bicalho
Antonio Muñoz Vico
It is beyond question that personality rights expire with death and that post-mortem protection of such a personal sphere should be limited to preserving memory.
Brian J. MacDonough
The Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination's new regulations offer a substantial overhaul from the past system.
The Lloreda Camacho & Co. attorney discusses the firm's 2019 “Law Firm of the Year” award for Intellectual Property Law.
Meredith Aldridge, Colleen Welch, and Alicia Hall
Forty-five years of progress with Title IX.
James H. Chalat
Preventing Mass Shootings
The rapidly developing technology is good for much more than just cryptocurrency exchange. What do lawyers need to know?
In Order To See Adoption, Stablecoins Must Clear These Hurdles
The primary question will likely come down to whether or not cell phone data and location records are protected interests under the Fourth Amendment.
More lawsuits mean more opportunities for expert witnesses in all industries and specialties.
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.
Thomas R. Julin
Corporations now use federal law to fight regulation.
Hunton Andrews Kurth
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
South African Firm CDH Is Equipping the Community With Legal Agency.
Pro Bono Victory Protects Future Housing Development for Disabled and Homeless in Jacksonville