Talking Politics Climate Change and the Greening of DC and CA

With climate change policy at the center of the Biden-Harris agenda, what impacts and opportunities will we see during the next four years, nationally and in California? Join us for a one-hour nonpartisan panel discussion with an experienced group of Manatt professionals from our government and regulatory and environmental law teams. The panelists will discuss […]

The HKEX Consultation Paper on the Listing Regime for Overseas Issuers

The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (HKEX) published a potentially far-reaching consultation paper on the Listing Regime for Overseas Issuers1 on 31 March 2021 (the “HKEX Consultation Paper”). The purpose of the HKEX Consultation Paper is to obtain feedback from the market on the HKEX’s proposals to amend the HKEX Listing Rules to streamline […]

Clinton MorrowPartner, Charltons

COVID-19: Provider of business closure insurance to pay out around 760,000 euros for closed bars

In a ruling from February 19, 2021, the Landgericht (LG) Düsseldorf – the Regional Court of Düsseldorf – held that the provider of business closure insurance has to pay out for bars closing in connection with the coronavirus (Az.: 40 O 53/20). The case-law concerning the obligation of a provider of business closure insurance to […]

Michael RainerManaging Partner, MTR Rechtsanwälte

How You Can Increase the Value of Your Healthcare Company

by David Coit, DBA, CVA, CVGA, CM&AA, CBEC Owners of healthcare companies, practices, and agencies often ask us how they can increase their businesses’ market value. Buyers determine the value of a business based on return on investment and riskiness of the investment. Business owners create value by increasing the return on investment and decreasing […]

Bradley Smith ATP, CMAAManaging Director/ Partner, Vertess

Mauricio Duarte from Legal Plus shared a panel for the Kuala Lumpur Startup Summit discussing Innovation Trends In Law Firms

Mauricio Duarte is a Lawyer from Universidad Francisco Marroquín (Guatemala) with an LL.M. from St. Thomas University (Minnesota). Mauricio worked for 4 years in international arbitration, before devoting himself to issues related to technology and legal innovation. You can find the recording here.

Mauricio DuartePartner, LegalPlus

Antitrust Boutique Bona Law Adds Two Prominent Biglaw Antitrust Attorneys to its Team

Bona Law is pleased to announce Jim Lerner and Pat Pascarella have joined the firm as partners. Jim will be based at the firm’s New York office while Pat will launch the firm’s newest office in Dallas, Texas. Pat joins Bona Law from Kilpatrick Townsend. His experience ranges from antitrust litigation and counseling to representing clients before enforcement and regulatory agencies […]

Jarod BonaPartner, Bona Law PC

Is Genericide Still A Thing? Maybe We Worry Too Much About ‘Proper Use Of Trademarks’

As Published in The Legal Intelligencer – Special Section March 2021: Intellectual Property By: Laura Winston Earlier this year, the comedian Seth Meyers was making a joke about a politician on his talk show “Late Night with Seth Meyers.” In doing so, he referred to a well-known brand of popular plastic building bricks as “Legos.” Mr. […]

Stephen SillerPartner, Offit│Kurman

Construction Timebomb? Detonation date 1 March 2021

Posted: 9 Feb 2021 Think of one of the worst things that could happen to the construction sector at this moment in time What would it be? Something that takes cashflow out of the supply chain? New legislation which fundamentally changes tax regulations when there is limited money to ensure compliance with these changes? You would […]

Jonathan MorePartner – Construction, Engineering, Infrastructure, Energy and Disputes, Spencer West