• 02.23.17

    Trade Groups Ask SCOTUS to Affirm Interchange Settlement Ruling

    Digital Transactions interviewed Manatt’s Anita Boomstein, chair of the firm’s global payments practice, for an article about the National Retail Federation and the Retail Industry Leaders Association’s request that the U.S. Supreme Court let stand an appeals-court ruling that ...

  • 01.25.17

    Company Backtracks on Move Into Human Nutrition

    NutraIngredients-USA quoted Manatt’s Scott Schwartz, a partner in the firm’s corporate and finance practice, for an article about Omega Protein’s recent statement in response to criticism of its business strategy. An activist investor had expressed concern about the ...

  • 11.04.16

    Common Holiday Marketing Mistakes in Retail

    Direct Marketing News interviewed Manatt’s Richard Lawson, a partner in the firm’s consumer protection practice, for an article about common pitfalls that marketers make leading up to the busy holiday sales season. When asked for his insight into enforcement priorities for ...

  • 06.30.16

    Hershey, Mondelez Not Direct Competitors

    Law360 interviewed Manatt’s Lisl Dunlop, co-chair of the firm’s antitrust and competition practice, for an article about The Hershey Co.’s rejection of a $22.8 billion takeover offer from Mondelez International. Despite the heavy antitrust scrutiny that big-ticket deals have ...

  • 06.17.16

    Payment Processors and ISOs Should Take Precautions Now

    The Electronic Retailing Association interviewed Manatt’s Richard Lawson, a partner in the firm’s consumer protection practice, for a Q&A-style article about how payment processors and independent sales organizations can help to protect them from actions brought by the FTC or ...

  • 05.23.16

    E-Warranty Act Aims to Increase Warranty Availability

    Inside Counsel interviewed Manatt’s Richard Lawson, a partner in the firm’s Consumer Protection practice, for an article about new rules arising from the 2015 E-Warranty Act. Specifically, the E-Warranty Act provides manufacturers and sellers “the opportunity to comply ...

  • 04.06.16

    Tweets Draw National Attention to Employment Feud

    The Pennsylvania Record interviewed Manatt's Alan Brunswick, a partner in the firm's Employment and Labor practice, for an article about a feud between Chipotle and a former employee over a highly-publicized employment matter. Earlier this week, National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) ...

  • 03.25.16

    RE Forum Features Manatt-led $2.3B Macerich Deal

    Real Estate Forum recognized Manatt's Tom Muller, co-chair of the firm's Real Estate and Land Use practice, and partner Anita Sabine in its annual Deals and Dealmakers list for their representation of Macerich in its sale of minority stakes in select shopping centers for $2.3 billion. ...

  • 01.21.16

    VW Faces up to $18B for Cheating Emissions

    The Daily Journal interviewed Manatt's Craig Moyer, chair of the firm's Land, Environment and Natural Resources practice, for an article on the penalties that Volkswagen AG faces for its cheating emissions scandal. In addition to numerous civil suits, Volkswagen faces up to $18 billion ...

  • 01.04.16

    Stakes Are High in DOJ's VW Complaint

    Law360 interviewed Manatt's Craig Moyer, chair of the firm's Land, Environment and Natural Resources practice, for an article on the U.S. Department of Justice's civil suit against Volkswagen over an alleged auto emissions cheating scheme. Although the suit leaves the door open for ...