Bloomberg Law spoke to Baker McKenzie’s North America CEO Colin Murray about how clients’ needs have changed, his swims in San Francisco Bay, and how he juggles working from home with a wife, two teenagers, and three rescue dogs.
Covid-19 has ravaged the nation’s prisons. Scores of inmates are dead. More are sick. And the healthy ones are at risk daily, despite calls for federal and state officials across all three branches of government to do more to save lives.
Ice Cube’s Big3 Basketball league has sued Quinn Emanuel in New York state court alleging the law firm acted as a “spy” for Qatar’s business interests while representing the nascent league in a dispute with a former executive.
Litigation finance firm Parabellum Capital has raised a new fund with commitments exceeding $450 million ahead of a potential torrent of coronavirus-related lawsuits, new proof that betting on court battles remains popular with investors despite the current crisis.
Squire Patton Boggs partner Steven M. Auvil in March asked an Ohio federal judge to take a rather unusual step in a case he was working on, compel a remote deposition.
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.
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