Google, CBS, Viacom Back Legal Shield for Gay Workers | Big Law … – Bloomberg Big Law Business

Dozens of major U.S. companies are encouraging a federal court to declare discrimination based on sexual orientation illegal, even if that decision could increase the firms’ vulnerability to employee lawsuits. Microsoft Corp., Google, CBS, Viacom Inc., IAC, Lyft, and Ben and Jerry’s Homemade Inc. are among the 50 companies and organizations that signed papers supporting […]

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Federal judge considers fate of Texas ‘sanctuary cities’ law – Business Insider

RICHARD GREENFIELD: I am bullish on Twitter and would be shocked if it wasn’t bought within two years Source Article from http://www.businessinsider.com/ap-federal-judge-considers-fate-of-texas-sanctuary-cities-law-2017-6Federal judge considers fate of Texas ‘sanctuary cities’ law – Business Insiderhttp://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg=AFQjCNHWWqsB7S489lYfJTnzYoMm8FYMkw&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779539519001&ei=HjlSWeiMKM39zAaVz5HYDA&url=http://www.businessinsider.com/ap-federal-judge-considers-fate-of-texas-sanctuary-cities-law-2017-6http://news.google.com/news?q=law,business&output=rsslaw,business – Google NewsGoogle Newshttps://ssl.gstatic.com/news-static/img/logo/en_us/news.gif

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Former Dentons Associate Arrested on Extortion Charges | Big Law … – Bloomberg Big Law Business

A former Dentons litigation associate was arrested in Los Angeles Thursday on charges that he tried to extort the firm for $210,000 and a piece of artwork from the office. Michael Potere, 32, accessed one of his partner’s email accounts, downloaded sensitive documents, and then threatened to leak them to Above the Law if the […]

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Former Dentons Associate Arrested on Extortion Charges – Bloomberg Big Law Business

A former Dentons litigation associate was arrested in Los Angeles Thursday on charges that he tried to extort the firm for $210,000 and a piece of artwork from the office. Michael Potere, 32, accessed one of his partner’s email accounts, downloaded sensitive documents, and then threatened to leak them to Above the Law if the […]

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The Law Firm World According to Associates – Bloomberg Big Law Business

The Law Firm World According to Associates – Bloomberg Big Law Businesshttp://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg=AFQjCNFqDxZzT6deLuedUkmLPxrtjZLMJw&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&ei=vUJOWahGnYmoAvqAhrAP&url=https://bol.bna.com/the-law-firm-world-according-to-associates/http://news.google.com/news?q=law,business&output=rsslaw,business – Google NewsGoogle Newshttps://ssl.gstatic.com/news-static/img/logo/en_us/news.gif

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Federal court allows Mississippi to let businesses and government employees cite religious beliefs to refuse service … – Business Insider

Marriage equality supporter Gus Thompson holds gay pride and American flags at a demonstration outside the appeals hearing on California?s Proposition 8 at the 9th District Court of Appeals in San Francisco Dec. 6, 2010. Reuters/Stephen Lam JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A federal appeals court said Thursday that Mississippi can start enforcing a law that […]

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Business sector receptive on Martial Law business guidelines – Sun.Star

THE Davao City Investment and Promotion Center (DCIPC) said there were no negative feedbacks from the members of the business sector so far, days after it released the 30 guidelines for business owners to follow during Martial Law last June 2. DCIPC head Lemuel Ortonio said most of the business proprietors in the city participated […]

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Big Law Business And Catalyst To Host June 28 Event On … – PR Newswire (press release)

ARLINGTON, Va., June 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Bloomberg Law’s Big Law Business and Catalyst today announced that they will be hosting a complimentary event focused on how in-house counsel are moving control of litigation in-house and leveraging technology to actively manage legal operations.  The briefing, which will be followed by a networking reception, takes place […]

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Jackson Lewis Teams Up With Data Breach Management Firm – Bloomberg Big Law Business

The law firm Jackson Lewis has struck an agreement with Merchants Information Solutions to pair their services for businesses that suffer data breaches. Under the arrangement, subscribers to Merchants’ SmartIDentity for Business Program can contact Jackson Lewis’ cybersecurity experts and breach coaches for legal counsel if a data incident occurs. This arrangement is “the first program in […]

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Business Law: Business Divorce – Columbus CEO

Agreements up front can ease the pain of partnership breakups. Craig Lovelace People go into business together every day, but the euphoria of taking an idea and turning it into something prosperous can wane over time—especially when partners stop getting along. Sorting out troubles is much easier if there is […]

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