From The Experts
"DOMA is dead" is a slogan of sorts, incorrectly repeated by many. The Defense of Marriage Act is not dead. So where does this leave employers, plan administrators, and same-sex spouses?
If your company wants to own employee inventions, get it in writing.
When a company's contract with another entity has been breached, how should the company determine its lost profits, and what can it recover?
Every year, the U.S. Congress and state legislatures enact employment laws placing new obligations and restrictions on businesses; these enactments, in turn, create new ways for companies to find themselves confronting charges of wrongdoing.
There are many perks when you work in-house, but there's still one big negative: companies have very little room at the top.
With the first anniversary of Superstorm Sandy bearing down upon the Northeast, now is the time for business owners across the country to review insurance coverage and prepare for the next big weather event.
Source code discovery presents a significant risk of resource waste because the size and complexity of the data makes it difficult to review. However, with initial planning and a clear understanding of the end point, significant resources can be saved.
The costs associated with computer source code discovery can mount quickly. Efficient investigation may be impeded by misconceptions about the source code and related documents.
A general counsel and a litigator sit down to discuss what things GCs would like to see more of from their outside counsel, and what litigators would like GCs to appreciate about the vagaries of litigation.
Contractual choice-of-law provisions are one of the most frequently used yet repeatedly misunderstood provisions in modern contracts. The intricacies of these provisions can trip up drafters and litigators alike.
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