Corporate Law

Corporate Law

Despite conflict, Covington can represent Minnesota in major enviro suit against 3M, judge rules

Business of Law

Top partner billing rates at BigLaw firms approach $1,500 per hour

Trials & Litigation

Former general counsel will receive $850K for alleged defamation by his onetime employer

Features

Will those who led the financial system into crisis ever face charges?

Labor & Employment

Brace for more litigation based on feds’ new joint employment guidance, labor lawyers tell companies

Intellectual Property Law

George Clooney lookalike in video ad sparks legal battle between coffee competitors

Corporate Law

Shareholder suit asks why Viacom chair Sumner Redstone was paid millions, questions his competency

Securities Law

Goldman Sachs OKs $5B settlement of civil claims over toxic mortgage bonds

Startup Practice

New York’s attorney general and law clinics aid entrepreneurs

Law Firms

DLA Piper to close Tampa office

Criminal Justice

Indicted BigLaw lawyer will vacation in Cancun; his firms launch internal probes

International Law

IMF chief Christine Lagarde faces surprise prosecution over her previous work as finance minister

White-Collar Crime

Drug company CEO Martin Shkreli and law firm partner arrested in securities fraud case

Law Firms

Attorney-client privilege doesn’t protect businessman’s communications with Mintz Levin, court rules

Tort Law

Plumber sues auto dealership for $1M after traded-in truck with his logo appeared in Syrian photo

Trademark Law

Suit says Trader Joe’s ‘Crispy Cookies’ are too much like the iconic ‘Milano’ brand

Internet Law

Moms sue Mattel, saying ‘Hello Barbie’ doll violates privacy

Corporate Law

Judge used wrong standard to disqualify law firm in major case, top state court says

Labor & Employment

Focus on hiring recent grads creates basis for age-discrimination suit, 11th Circuit says

Corporate Law

CEO convicted of misdemeanor in rare safety prosecution after coal mine explosion kills 29