• National Law Journal

    Greenberg IP Team Decamps for Goodwin Procter

    June 18, 2018

    The moves boost Goodwin's ITC practice, and come a few weeks after Greenberg hired a new leader to head its ITC group.

  • National Law Journal

    Proskauer Adds SEC Vet to Corporate Practice in DC

    June 18, 2018

    New partner Karen Garnett was most recently associate director of the SEC's corporation finance division.

  • National Law Journal

    14 Years Later, Progress Is Elusive for Supreme Court on Partisan Redistricting

    June 18, 2018

    Justice Elena Kagan offered a path forward on resolving disputes over partisan redistricting, but Chief Justice John Roberts Jr. took a narrow road—calling his colleague's concurring opinion "speculative" and "advisory."

  • National Law Journal

    US Justice Dept. Returns to SCOTUS to Challenge Another National Injunction

    June 18, 2018

    The U.S. Department of Justice wants the Supreme Court to restrict the injunction in a sanctuary cities case to Chicago. Last week, DOJ lawyers told the Seventh Circuit it would turn to the high court if the appeals court did not rule to limit the breadth of the injunction.

  • Texas Lawyer

    Korean University Backed by Irell Wins $400 Million From Samsung

    June 18, 2018

    A team led by partner Jason Sheasby accused the electronics giant of scoffing at a superstar inventor, then profiting from his semiconductor breakthrough.

  • National Law Journal

    Critics Blast Kraninger as Unqualified for CFPB Job

    June 18, 2018

    Credit union and banking trade groups are more supportive on the possiblity of Trump's choice.

  • National Law Journal

    Justices Skirt Conclusive Ruling on Partisan Gerrymandering

    June 18, 2018

    Chief Justice John Roberts Jr. said about the Wisconsin redistricting case: "It is a case about group political interests, not individual legal rights. But this court is not responsible for vindicating generalized partisan preferences. The court's constitutionally prescribed role is to vindicate the individual rights of the people appearing before it."

  • National Law Journal

    Lines Are Drawn in New Appeals Court Case Confronting LGBT Workplace Rights

    June 18, 2018

    Major U.S. companies including Microsoft Corp., Airbnb Inc., eBay Inc., and Viacom Inc. are backing the worker. Meanwhile, conservative states lined up against liberal-leaning states, and the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission threw its support to the employee, Mark Horton, whose dispute is playing out in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit.

  • National Law Journal

    Justices Add Key Cases on Apple's Antitrust Woes, Asset Forfeiture and Securities Fraud

    June 18, 2018

    U.S. Solicitor General Noel Francisco also urged the justices to grant review in the Apple antitrust case, which will be argued this fall. “The importance of the question presented will only grow as commerce continues to move online,” he wrote. The Apple dispute was one of five case the justices added to their argument docket for the 2018-2019 term.

  • National Law Journal

    Government Ethics Office Says Executive Nominees Must Disclose Crypto Holdings

    June 18, 2018

    In a legal advisory letter released Monday, the U.S. Office of Government Ethics clarified that virtual currency is “property held ... for investment or the production of income” and therefore must be disclosed by executive branch employees under the Ethics in Government Act.