• Professional Development: Adding Value with a Client Visit Initiative

    March 01, 2018 |

    The increasing competition in the legal industry highlights the importance of differentiation and adding value beyond the work product. Face-to-face interactions with clients are a critical component in differentiation because they provide the opportunity to understand better the nuances of clients' businesses, develop deeper relationships, and drive productive collaboration.

  • Offshore Restructuring Outlook

    March 01, 2018 |

    The first quarter of 2018 has seen the Dow and NASDAQ pushing through record highs, increasing consumer confidence in the U.S. and Europe. However, there are segments in the market that are expected to need continued restructuring work, both onshore and offshore through 2018, particularly: offshore oil and gas drillers; European and U.S. retail; and the highly leveraged Chinese real estate sector.

  • In the Courts

    March 01, 2018 |

    Turkish Banker Conspired to Evade U.S. Sanctions

  • Development

    March 01, 2018 |

    Failure to Require SEIS Not Arbitrary
    Board of Fire Commissioners Lacks Standing to Challenge SEQRA Determination
    Challenge to Pilot Agreement Reinstated
    Statute of Limitations Bars Challenge to Excessive Height
    Billboard Regulation Upheld

  • IP News

    March 01, 2018 |

    Federal Circuit Vacates Noninfringement Decision Finding a Genuine Dispute as to Divided Infringement
    Patent Trial and Appeal Board Holds Sovereign Immunity No Defense to IPR Petition Brought by Accused Infringer

  • Monk Estate Suit Against Beer Co. Moves Forward

    March 01, 2018 |

    A Northern California craft brewery lost an early attempt to knock out a lawsuit brought by the son of jazz legend Thelonious Monk, who claims the brewery uses Monk's name and likeness without permission.