• 11.09.17

    Manatt Earns Perfect Score on 2018 Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index

    Manatt has earned a perfect score of 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign’s 2018 Corporate Equality Index. This 16th annual scorecard is a national benchmark survey, reporting on corporate policies and practices related to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer workplace ...

  • 11.09.17

    How Tenure Could Play Out for CFPB’s Cordray

    Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, was quoted by American Banker in an article discussing how Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray’s tenure could play out. Speculations surrounding Cordray’s future ...

  • 11.09.17

    Tencent Says Video Games Could Be Next for Snapchat

    Reuters quoted Manatt’s Lindsay Conner, co-chair of the firm’s entertainment and media practice, on Tencent’s recent investment in Snapchat owner, Snap Inc. According to the article, Snap disclosed that Chinese investment company Tencent had purchased 145.8 million of its shares ...

  • 11.07.17

    Eight States Submit Waivers to Include Medicaid Work Provisions

    Manatt’s Jocelyn Guyer, a managing director with Manatt Health, was quoted by CNNMoney in an article on the upcoming ability of states to impose work requirements on some Medicaid recipients. According to the publication, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will start approving ...

  • 11.07.17

    $1B China-Hollywood Partnership Falls Through

    The Los Angeles Times quoted Manatt’s Lindsay Conner, co-chair of the firm’s entertainment and media practice, on the collapse of a major China-Hollywood film deal. In January, Hollywood’s Paramount Pictures announced a $1 billion film financing deal with China’s Huahua ...

  • 11.07.17

    CMS Approval of Medicaid Work Requirements Could Face Legal Challenges

    Modern Healthcare interviewed Manatt’s Cindy Mann, a partner with Manatt Health, in an article on the legality of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ anticipated approval of state waivers that impose work requirements on Medicaid enrollees. CMS Administrator Seema Verma ...

  • 11.06.17

    Short-Term Plans Could Lead to Multiple Risk Pools

    Manatt’s Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health, was interviewed by Inside Health Policy for an article on how President Donald Trump’s executive order to expand availability of short-term health insurance plans could impact the sale of supplemental plans. Experts have ...

  • 11.06.17

    Local Governments Seek to Fill Gap in Addressing Substance Use Disorders

    Manatt’s Jonah Frohlich, a managing director with Manatt Health, and Christopher Cantrell, a manager with Manatt Health, spoke to Addiction Pro for an article on local governments’ efforts to fill unmet needs related to substance use disorders.

  • 11.02.17

    Indie Publishing Leads Songwriter Catalog Market

    Billboard interviewed Manatt’s Gary Gilbert and Charles Biederman, co-chairs of the firm’s music practice, for an article on the current songwriter catalog market. According to the publication, songwriters can sell their catalogs containing hits for ten to 16 times the net publishing ...

  • 11.01.17

    Manatt Recognized as Music Law Firm of the Year for 2018

    U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers have selected Manatt as the Law Firm of the Year in the category Entertainment Law – Music as part of the 2018 Best Law Firms rankings. Manatt’s entertainment and media practice has ranked nationally in Tier 1 since the inaugural Best Law ...