Chinese lawmakers approved a proposal for sweeping new national security legislation in Hong Kong, defying a threat by U.S. President Donald Trump to respond strongly to a measure that democracy advocates say will curb essential freedoms in the city.
Billions will be clamoring for a coronavirus vaccine once one is ready, putting pressure on drugmakers and federal regulators to ramp up a production process that will likely take months or even years to meet global demand.
Employers in Chicago face new worker leave mandates while some Los Angeles businesses will soon see limits on how they handle layoffs—examples of the employment ordinances cities are pursuing in response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
A lawyer who helped move imaginary spacecraft across the universe is now part of the executive team at Elon Musk’s Space Exploration Technologies Corp. that hopes to put a pair of real NASA astronauts in orbit.
Coronavirus Is Taking Its Toll On Big Law
The economic fallout of the Covid-19 crisis has reached America's top grossing law firms. In this video, legal industry experts assess the impact on Big Law and what might happen if the crisis lingers.
Coronavirus and Force Majeure Clauses
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