• 11.17.17

    Quaker Oats’ Deceptive Label Suit Could Provide Roadmap

    Manatt’s Jesse Brody, a partner in the firm’s advertising, marketing and media practice, was quoted by The Cook County Record on a federal judge’s ruling in a class action lawsuit alleging Quaker Oats’ food ingredient labeling practices were misleading and deceptive. The ...

  • 11.16.17

    Crisis Management, Risk Assessment Rely on Preparedness

    Manatt’s Deborah Kelly, a partner in the firm’s employment and labor practice, was quoted in a Forbes article about the state of crisis contingency planning and risk assessment in today’s climate. Noting the overwhelming number of natural and man-made tragedies over the past ...

  • 11.16.17

    CHIP’s 47-Day Funding Gap Is Longest in U.S. History

    Manatt’s Jocelyn Guyer, a managing director with Manatt Health, spoke with American Health Line about the current funding gap for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Funding for CHIP expired in late September, and the publication explained that lawmakers are not close to ...

  • 11.16.17

    Disney Sets Strict Release Terms for New Star Wars Film

    Manatt’s Lindsay Conner, co-chair of the firm’s entertainment and media practice, was quoted by CGTN America on the Walt Disney Co.’s release terms for The Last Jedi. The publication explained that in order to show the latest Star Wars installment, U.S. theaters are required to ...

  • 11.15.17

    CFPB Director Richard Cordray Resigns

    The National Law Journal quoted Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, on Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray’s recently announced resignation. After several months of speculation on whether Cordray would ...

  • 11.15.17

    Cordray’s CFPB Departure Resurfaces Leadership Questions

    Following the surprise resignation of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray, Law360 quoted Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, on what the news could mean for the CFPB’s leadership.   In a Nov. 15 email to his ...

  • 11.15.17

    How Will Cordray’s CFPB Departure Impact the Bureau?

    American Banker interviewed Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, on how the resignation of Richard Cordray, director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), could impact the bureau as a whole. The publication noted that a resignation ...

  • 11.13.17

    Instability in ACA Exchanges Could Impact Healthcare in 2018

    Manatt’s Chiquita Brooks-LaSure, a managing director with Manatt Health, was quoted by Healthcare Dive in an article focused on how instability in Affordable Care Act exchanges could impact healthcare in 2018. According to the publication, a variety of actions and threats—including the ...

  • 11.11.17

    ACA Open Enrollment Sees 600K Signups in First Week

    Manatt’s Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health, spoke to Philly.com about the surge in Affordable Care Act signups in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and across the country. The publication noted that more than 600,000 people nationally have selected insurance plans in the first week of ...

  • 11.10.17

    Democratic Wins Could Mean Gains in 2018

    State of Politics quoted Manatt’s Bruce Gyory, a senior advisor in the firm’s government and regulatory practice, on the implications of Democratic victories in the recent election. According to the publication, Democratic victories on Tuesday could be chalked up to factors including ...