Posts note news stories related to franchising in the consumer and trade presses, cover relevant court decisions and cover actions of the Federal Trade Commission. A "franchising and the movies" series of posts pull franchising lessons from the latest blockbusters in theaters.
Posts cover a variety of legal news within the practice areas of the firm, including banking law, consumer law, securities fraud, cybersecurity, medical malpractice and others.
"IPRegLaw.com focuses on discussing current regulatory and intellectual property issues from the viewpoint of an IP litigator and former regulatory attorney."
Posts cover mergers & acquisitions activity, M&A rulings and analyses of those rulings, the contract process, private transactions and insider trading.
"Focuses on antitrust, competition, and distribution law issues (including in, but not limited to, intellectual property markets and related markets). It also tracks competition cases in the Northern District of California."
"Provides insight on the vital role state attorneys general play as well as the impact they have on the business community and on a wide range of legal and public policy issues. State AGs have grown in prominence as a legal, policy, and political force. Working proactively with state AGs can help a company avoid becoming a target of investigations and manage issues before they escalate into costly litigation or damaging media coverage."
"The Employment Law Navigator provides analysis and links regarding new laws and regulations, as well as summaries of big news important to employers. The blog also takes a unique look at the way information - how we get it, how we manage it, and how we pass it on - impacts the relationship between employer and employees."
Topics include corporate interests, the Federal Trade Commission, patent laws, the U.S. Supreme Court, and the Washington Legal Foundation's litigation and amicus briefs.
A blawg for news and views on antitrust, consumer protection, franchising, advertising and civil RICO law.
Posts cover class action lawsuits, white-collar crime and U.S. Supreme Court rulings related to class actions.