• Cannabis and CBD

    For almost a decade, Manatt professionals have represented and advised clients in connection with a variety of matters relating to the cannabis, hemp and CBD industry, including helping to draft regulations and voter initiatives impacting the industry; aiding in company restructuring to facilitate ...

  • Capital Markets

    Our lawyers assist issuers and underwriters in a wide variety of capital markets transactions. Whether involving equity, debt or hybrid securities, we find and structure solutions through a comprehensive approach to financing transactions. We take a team-oriented approach, providing advice based on ...

  • Class Actions

    Being served with a class action complaint is every company’s worst fear. Such lawsuits are high stakes, complicated and costly to defend. Some recent settlements have been in the tens of millions of dollars. And they’re being fueled by an aggressive plaintiffs bar and a growing number ...

  • Climate Change and Clean Energy

    Climate change poses degrees of risk to every business—and is one of the most challenging issues of our time. Clean energy technology promises to play a key role in fighting climate change.

  • Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

    Our lawyers have significant experience counseling and representing clients before the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). Since its creation by the Dodd-Frank Act, and its opening in July 2011, the CFPB has played a substantial role in the regulation of consumer financial products and ...

  • Consumer Financial Services

    No other industry was affected by the worldwide economic slowdown more than financial services. Regulation increased dramatically, with a focus on protecting consumers. Financial institutions, as well as nonbank providers of consumer financial products and services, face increased scrutiny and new ...

  • Consumer Protection

    In today's competitive environment, attempts to influence customers are taking place not only through traditional media but across many new platforms, including external websites, social media outlets and mobile applications.

  • Corporate and Finance

    Capturing the right investment opportunities, tapping capital markets, structuring deals and navigating changing regulations are vital to keeping your business on track and growing. You have to be agile and intelligent, quick and efficient. You need to see and take opportunities before others do, ...

  • Digital and Technology Consulting

    At a time when digital technologies exert a profound effect on virtually every aspect of business, the ability to maneuver nimbly within the vast digital ecosystem is crucial—not just to tech-forward startups, but to more traditional companies as well.

  • Digital Media Litigation

    Digital is fundamentally changing everything. Disruptive innovations can create thorny business and legal challenges. Dealing with the unpredictable and unprecedented nature of the digital revolution requires creative thinking and a grasp of the pitfalls and competitive tensions inherent throughout ...