Los Angeles employment and civil rights law firm Ivie McNeill Wyatt Purcell & Diggs failed to investigate or act on a lawyer’s allegations that she was sexually assaulted by a partner at the firm, according to a lawsuit filed in state court.
Sidley Austin represented affiliates of Partners Group in a transaction aimed at consolidating a group of companies involved in a subsea fiber optic cable system that connects New York with Brazil, according to the firm.
Dorsey & Whitney didn’t defame attorney Shimshon Wexler when one of the firm’s lawyers posted a blog article with the headline “TCPA Class Certification Denial Exposes Major Spousal Scheme,” the Second Circuit said.
In the latest edition of Leading Questions, Bloomberg Law speaks to Wesley O. Fields about his clients’ evolving needs during the Covid-19 pandemic, and how he balances his role as a dad with his role as an attorney.
Willkie Farr & Gallagher and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett advised KKR & Co. on its agreement to buy insurer Global Atlantic Financial Group in a deal that would more than double the alternative-investment manager’s position in the $30 trillion insurance market, according to the firms.
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz is advising Uber Technologies Inc. in a $2.65 billion all-stock acquisition of the meal delivery service company Postmates, Inc., which is represented in the deal by Latham & Watkins.
Hogan Lovells CEO Steve Immelt prepares to step down Wednesday as the legal industry navigates the unprecedented health care and economic crisis swept in by the coronavirus pandemic.
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