Corporate Compliance

Environmental Law

Dairies settle landmark cow-manure case after federal judge rules solid-waste law applies

Privacy Law

Proposed legislation would allow companies to keep some data breaches secret

Corporate Law

Major US contractor settles first SEC case over confidentiality pacts that silence whistleblowers

ABA Midyear

Human rights should be a priority in oil, gas and mining industries, say speakers at ABA Midyear

Cover Story

How Dewey management’s rosy picture masked an ugly truth

Business of Law

White-collar litigation trio leaps from Morgan Lewis to McGuireWoods

Report from Governmental Affairs

ABA urges the Treasury Department to exempt law firm clients from certain reporting rules

Precedents

Dec. 2, 2001: Enron files for bankruptcy

Animal Law

Wind farm sues feds to stop release of bird-death data to Associated Press

First Amendment

Firearms dealers sue California officials over ban on handgun window displays

Supreme Court Report

The Sashimi Provision

Criminal Justice

Americans worry most about becoming victims of this crime

Constitutional Law

US threatened $250K daily fine to get Yahoo to turn over users’ email information

International Law

9th Circuit resurrects alien tort suit claiming companies aided child slavery overseas

Energy Law

Record $1.4B fine levied against gas company in fatal explosion and fire

Corporate Law

Top state court says Wal-Mart must produce bribery probe documents to shareholders

The New Normal

‘Brain surgeon’ lawyering in crises isn’t enough

Corporate Law

Businesses face e-discovery issues with social media

Features

Judge Jed Rakoff’s stance on the SEC deals draws fire, praise—and change

Business of Law

Dechert looks to Hollywood for marketing edge (video)