• 04.29.19

    Impeachment Is Not the Only Way

    Bruce Gyory, a senior advisor in the government and regulatory group, wrote for Newsday on debate among House Democrats about whether to bring impeachment charges against President Donald Trump.  

  • 04.17.19

    Missed Opportunity to Align State and Federal Takings Law

    Michael Berger, a partner in the appellate practice, wrote for the Daily Journal on recent developments in takings law in California.

  • 04.16.19

    Work Requirements Litigation

    Michael Kolber and Deborah Bachrach, partners in Manatt Health, wrote for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s State Health and Value Strategies program on a recent Medicaid work requirement ruling in Kentucky and what it could mean for other states considering similar programs.

  • 04.09.19

    Insight: Supreme Court’s Lorenzo Ruling—Questions Remain on Interpretation

    John Libby, leader of the investigations and white collar defense group, and Molly Wyler, an associate on the litigation resources team, wrote for Bloomberg Law on the Supreme Court’s recent ruling in Lorenzo v. SEC and what it means for future securities fraud cases.  

  • 04.04.19

    FCA Cases: Convincing DOJ to Move to Dismiss

    Manatt’s Jacqueline Wolff, a partner in the investigations and white collar defense group, wrote for Law Journal Newsletters on treatment of cases related to the False Claims Act under Attorney General William Barr.

  • 03.27.19

    Copyright: Supreme Court Limits ‘Full Costs’ Award

    The Supreme Court held the Copyright Act, which gives federal district courts discretion to award “full costs” to a party in a copyright litigation and does not authorize awards of litigation expenses beyond the six categories of costs specified in the general costs statute.

  • 03.18.19

    Song-Beverly Credit Card Act: Litigation Developments and Guidance for Retailers Collecting ...

    John McGuinness, a partner in the financial services group, and Allison Nelson, an associate on the litigation resources team, wrote a piece for Bloomberg Law on best practices for retailers collecting customer information.  

  • 03.12.19

    The Music Modernization Act: A Songwriter's Guide to What Matters Next

    “The Music Modernization Act passed last October with much fanfare and excitement. But now, after the party, we are all looking at what that means, exactly. Here are a few areas to keep in mind as we move forward.”  

  • 03.11.19

    Mortgage Industry in Flux: Fewer Regulatory Headwinds, but Technology and Higher Interest Rates ...

    “We are experienced mortgage lawyers, not economists. But we can see the writing on the wall for our many mortgage industry clients, and it is not always pretty.The era of burdensome new regulation may be over, but tougher laws, rising interest rates and new technologies, such as ...

  • 03.06.19

    Invisible Justice

    “The ordinary appellate path is well-worn: First comes paper pushing (i.e., filing the notice of appeal, record designations, and otherwise ‘perfecting’ the appeal), followed by paper production (i.e., brief writing), then oral argument, and finally the big payoff, the written ...