• 04.14.17

    TCPA ‘Pick Off’ Defense Strategy Still Debated Nationwide

    Law360 interviewed Manatt’s Christine Reilly, co-chair of the firm’s TCPA compliance and class action defense practice, for an article about implications of the Supreme Court’s ruling in Campbell-Ewald v. Gomez.The court ruled that an unaccepted offer of full relief to individual ...

  • 04.11.17

    Dignity Health Plays Supportive Role in Major Victory for CA Hospitals

    The Daily Journal covered Manatt’s role in a victory for California hospitals in the state Supreme Court. Barry Landsberg, a partner in the firm’s healthcare litigation practice, argued on behalf of Dignity Health, an amicus supporter of defendant Kindred Healthcare Inc. in the case ...

  • 04.07.17

    CA Cap-And-Trade May See More Challenges

    Law360 quoted Manatt’s Craig Moyer, co-chair of the firm’s energy practice, for an article about the status of California’s cap-and-trade program following a victory in a state appeals court. A Third Appellate District panel has found that auction revenues are not taxes under the ...

  • 04.03.17

    Discussion of Ninth Circuit Split Resurfaces

    Law360 interviewed Manatt’s Ben Shatz, co-chair of the firm’s appellate practice, for an article about a renewed proposal to split apart the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.Critics have long set their sights on the Ninth Circuit—the largest by geographic span, ...

  • 03.31.17

    Solicited Fax Rule Decision Provides Temporary Reprieve

    Law360 quoted Manatt’s Christine Reilly, co-chair of the firm’s TCPA compliance and class action defense practice, in an article about the D.C. Circuit’s decision that invalidated the FCC’s solicited fax rule. The ruling eliminates one popular avenue of liability under the ...

  • 03.28.17

    Justices Show No Favorites in Patent Venue Dispute

    World Intellectual Property Review interviewed Manatt’s Yasser El-Gamal, co-chair of the firm’s intellectual property practice, for an article about the patent venue dispute of TC Heartland v. Kraft Foods currently before the Supreme Court.El-Gamal said it was a very active bench with ...

  • 03.27.17

    SCOTUS Won’t Hear Massive Credit Card Interchange Suit

    Digital Transactions interviewed Manatt’s Anita Boomstein, chair of the firm’s global payments practice, for an article about the Supreme Court’s refusal to hear an appeal of a lower-court decision regarding credit card payment rules and policies that threw out a $5.7 billion ...

  • 02.15.17

    Ninth Circuit Rules Spam Texts Caused Real Injury

    Law360 quoted Manatt’s Christine Reilly, co-chair of the firm’s TCPA compliance and class action defense practice, in an article about two different interpretations of the Supreme Court’s May 2016 decision in Spokeo v. Robins in privacy suits in New York and California.The Ninth ...

  • 02.09.17

    Politicians Call for Ninth Circuit Split

    The Recorder interviewed Manatt’s Ben Shatz, co-chair of the firm’s appellate practice, for an article about legislation aimed at splitting the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.“Tellingly, the court itself isn't asking to be split based on being ...

  • 01.20.17

    How Trump Could Change the Ninth Circuit

    The Daily Journal interviewed Manatt’s Ben Shatz, co-chair of the firm’s appellate practice, for a podcast about how the new presidential administration and Republican Congress will impact the Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.Shatz discussed the push for a split of the Ninth ...