• 05.24.12

    GlobeSt.com Turns to Manatt Partner on Silicon Valley Leasing Uptick

    GlobeSt.com looked to Manatt’s Michael Polentz, co-chair of the firm’s Real Estate and Land Use Practice, for insight into the dramatic leasing activity in the Silicon Valley, which hasn’t been seen since the dot-com era.GlobeSt.com reports that Silicon Valley’s status ...

  • 05.19.12

    Modern Healthcare Quotes Deborah Bachrach on Extended State Exchange Schedule

    Modern Healthcare quoted Manatt’s Deborah Bachrach, a special counsel in the firm’s Healthcare Division, on the federal government’s extended time frame for state-run health insurance exchanges.The publication reports that federal officials recently released a “draft ...

  • 05.16.12

    Manatt Partner Speaks to Law360 on Former Candidate’s Possible Acquittal

    Manatt’s Kenneth B. Julian, a partner in the firm’s Litigation Division, spoke to Law360 about the defense team representing John Edwards, two-time U.S. presidential candidate and former North Carolina senator, in a case alleging that Edwards violated campaign finance law by using money ...

  • 05.16.12

    Manatt Coauthors Report on Social Security Access for the Homeless

    Manatt Health partnered with the National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty to coauthor a report illustrating the barriers preventing homeless individuals from accessing Social Security benefits. The report, “Improving Access: Expanding Acceptable Medical Sources for the Social ...

  • 05.08.12

    Law360 Quotes Manatt Partner on Copyright Termination

    Law360 quoted Manatt’s Eric Custer, a partner in the firm’s Entertainment Practice, on the wave of lawsuits that are likely to arise from a 1976 change in the U.S. Copyright Act, which gives artists the ability to reclaim the rights to their works starting in 2013.As reported by Law360, ...

  • 05.01.12

    Manatt Closes Major Healthcare Transaction

    Manatt closed the sale of the operating assets of Health Plus, one of the largest Medicaid managed care companies in New York City, to Amerigroup, a Fortune 500 company that coordinates services for individuals in publicly funded healthcare programs currently serving more than two million members ...

  • 03.23.12

    Manatt’s Advertising Practice a Finalist for 2012 Chambers USA Awards for Excellence

    The national Advertising, Marketing & Media practice of Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, has been named a finalist for the Chambers USA 2012 Awards for Excellence. The awards honor outstanding law firms and lawyers across the United States, reflecting "both preeminence in key practice ...

  • 02.27.12

    A New Wave of Loan Maturities Expected in 2012

    GlobeSt.com interviewed Manatt’s Tom Muller, co-chair of the firm’s real estate and land us practice, for an article on why 2012 is expected to bring a new wave of defaults on commercial real estate loans.   Whether the lenders will be willing or able to refinance these loans is ...

  • 01.04.12

    Why Credit Ratings Are Drawing Criticism

    GlobeSt.com interviewed Manatt’s Tom Muller, co-chair of the firm’s real estate and land us practice, for an article on the criticism that credit ratings have drawn lately with regard to their role in the financial system.   Muller told the publication that ratings agencies came ...

  • 11.30.11

    AMEC Honors Manatt as Media & Entertainment Law Firm of the Year

    Manatt has been named the recipient of the Association of Media & Entertainment Counsel’s (AMEC’s) 2011 Law Firm of the Year Award. AMEC, the leading trade association serving general counsel and business affairs attorneys at major media and entertainment companies, will honor ...