In a radical departure from the way Big Law doles out the partnership prize, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher elected an administrator (a cost center!) to partnership. It’s either a game changer or a clever gimmick.
Sen. Mark Kelly relied on numbers to persuade key Democrats this summer, including pivotal negotiator Sen. Joe Manchin, to squeeze $4 billion more into the tax, health, and climate bill to address severe drought in the West.
A recent decision allowing entities tied to the Boy Scouts of America to be released from sexual abuse claims has reignited debate over a controversial bankruptcy tactic and raised the stakes of an upcoming appellate court ruling involving Purdue Pharma LP.