• 09.16.17

    Legal Battle in Allergan Patent Transfer Could Set Precedent

    Manatt’s Yasser El-Gamal, co-chair of the firm’s intellectual property practice, was quoted on Allergan’s patent transfer in an article by The Street. Allergan announced it would transfer patents for Restasis—its long-standing dry eye medication—to the Saint Regis ...

  • 09.15.17

    Chambers Recognizes Dodd Among Top Private Wealth Lawyers

    Manatt’s Jill Dodd, chair of the firm’s estate planning and personal representation practice, has been recognized by Chambers and Partners among the top private wealth law attorneys in Northern California. The publication’s 2017 High Net Worth Guide covers private wealth ...

  • 09.13.17

    Manatt Deepens Health Consulting Team on West Coast

    Robert Rebitzer Brings Extensive Management Consulting and Advising Experience to National TeamManatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, today announced that management consultant and former healthcare executive Robert “Bob” Rebitzer has joined the firm’s San Francisco office as a ...

  • 09.11.17

    Montana Lawmakers Discuss Future of Medicaid Expansion

    Manatt’s Deborah Bachrach, a partner with Manatt Health, was quoted by the Bozeman Daily Chronicle on Montana lawmakers’ discussion of state Medicaid expansions.   According to the publication, Montana intends to expand Medicaid in 2019. The Children, Families, Health and Human ...

  • 09.08.17

    Equifax Faces Two Class Actions Following Massive Data Breach

    Manatt’s Donna Wilson, partner and chair of the firm’s privacy and data security practice, was quoted by Law360 in an article discussing Equifax’s recent data breach.   A recent cyberattack on Equifax potentially impacted the personal data of 143 million consumers. The ...

  • 09.06.17

    Qualitative Methods in Measuring Compliance

    The Anti-Corruption Report spoke with Manatt’s Jacqueline Wolff, co-chair of the firm’s corporate investigations and white collar defense practice, for the third of a four-part series on measuring compliance. This issue focused on how to measure quality.   According to the ...

  • 09.06.17

    Silicon Valley Reaches Employment and Labor Law Crossroads

    Manatt’s Deborah Kelly, a partner in the firm’s employment and labor practice, was interviewed for a Forbes article that discusses a new crossroads for Silicon Valley.   According to the publication, Silicon Valley firms face contentious labor and employment concerns in a ...

  • 09.06.17

    Peaceful ACA Hearing May Show Promise for Bipartisanship

    Manatt’s Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health, was quoted by Law360 on a recent Capitol Hill hearing where Republicans and Democrats spent several hours calmly and constructively discussing the Affordable Care Act.   According to the publication, this strikingly peaceful ...

  • 08.30.17

    Korn Provides Perspective on Madden v. Midland ‘Fix’ Bills

    Manatt’s Brian Korn, partner and co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, was featured in an article by Lend Academy on bills that are being introduced to remedy the Madden v. Midland decision.   “The Madden fix bills, if passed and signed into law, will resolve the ...

  • 08.28.17

    What Makes 340B Penalty Delays Tricky?

    Manatt’s Helen Pfister, a partner with Manatt Health, was quoted by HFMA in an article discussing the current administration’s delay of the 340B penalty rule.    The 340B program requires pharmaceutical manufacturers to offer outpatient drug discounts to safety net hospitals ...