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Rising Star: Rachel Strom

Law news - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 18:04

Partner, Davis Wright Tremaine

       
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Rising Star: Fara Tabatabai

Law news - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 18:03

Partner, Hughes Hubbard & Reed

       
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Rising Star: Adam Wierzbowski

Law news - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 18:02

Partner, Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann

       
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Rising Star: Jamila Justine Willis

Law news - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 18:01

Partner, DLA Piper

       
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Rising Star: Alfred Xue

Law news - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 18:00

Partner, Latham & Watkins

       
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Business Divorce in New York State: The Pitfalls of Relying on Judicial Dissolution Under LLCL §702

Law news - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 18:00

While the malleability of the LLC is attractive to sole proprietors and companies alike, members should not blindly rely on New York's Limited Liability Company Law (LLCL) to govern the activities of the LLC, resolve all conflicts within the LLC or to compensate for a poorly drafted or non-existent operating agreement.

       
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Recent Expert Reliability Rulings

Law news - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 18:00

In his Complex Litigation column, Michael Hoenig discusses recent decisions, one on design and causation issues and another on a warnings claim, which illustrate that "judicial gatekeeping for expert reliability continues robustly and can affect the outcome of litigation."

       
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Heavyweight A&O New York Finance Partner Duo Quit For Shearman

Law news - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 17:57

The partners were part of two star U.S. team hires made by A&O in recent years.

       
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In-House Legal Department of the Year: Bayer AG

Law news - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 17:30

The legal team had an extraordinary year of accomplishments related to the company's $64 billion purchase of Monsanto.

       
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Promote a Court Decision Through News, Client Alert, Social Media and More

Law news - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 07:45

In her Best Practices for Solo Practices column, Janet Falk presents a game plan for promoting a favorable decision.

       
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Realty Law Digest

Law news - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 07:19

In his Realty Law Digest, Scott E. Mollen discusses 'Akasa Holdings v. 214 Lafayette House,' 'Fried v. Galindo,' '400 E58 Owner LLC v. Hernson,' and 'Inwood Land Holdings Inc. v. State of N.Y.'

       
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Insurance Law

Law news - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 07:12

In this Special Report: "D&O Liability Insurance: What Will Impact Be of a Kinder, Gentler Corporation?," "Using Unfair Claim Settlement Statutes To Prove Bad Faith," "Time for Insurers To Face the Consequences of Consequential Damages," "Investments by Insurers: How They're Regulated and Why It Matters" and "Legal Finance: A Critical Tool for Policyholders and Their Lawyers."

       
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Amid Failed Merger Talks, O'Melveny Grew London Profits Over 400%

Law news - Tue, 10/08/2019 - 17:30

The firm's London arm is in the process of looking for new office space.

       
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Hogan Lovells' Global Private Equity Head Joins McDermott Will & Emery

Law news - Thu, 10/03/2019 - 16:20

Tom Whelan is the second heavyweight private equity partner to leave the firm this year.

       
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