Jones Walker • June 2, 2015
Jones Walker announced today that the firm continues its expansion in Florida with the opening of a new office in Tallahassee. The office is located in the Tallahassee Central Business District and Marc Dunbar will continue to serve as the Office Head.
Fisher & Phillips • June 2, 2015
Fisher & Phillips LLP, a national labor and employment law firm, announces its expansion into Seattle. Davis C. Bae, a respected immigration attorney with a national practice, will lead the office as its Managing Partner. Joining him are Partners Nick Beermann and Catharine Morisset and Of Counsel Robert Neale. Clarence Belnavis, a Fisher & Phillips Partner in Portland, Oregon, and a Washington resident, will split his time between the Seattle and Portland offices.
Littler • June 1, 2015
Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, continues to attract top talent with the addition of Shareholders Patricia Krewson and Ryan Morley. Krewson and Morley, formerly with Jackson Lewis, will join the firm’s growing Cleveland office. The duo follows lateral shareholder groups that joined the firm earlier this year in Atlanta and Portland, Maine.
FordHarrison • May 29, 2015
FordHarrison LLP, a national labor and employment law firm, is pleased to announce that Stefan H. Black, David L. Cheng and Catherine Hazany have been selected for the 2015 "Southern California Rising Stars" list by Super Lawyers magazine.
Young & Conaway • May 29, 2015
Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP is pleased to announce that 15 of the firm’s attorneys were identified for inclusion in this year’s Delaware Super Lawyers list, including 3 attorneys listed as Rising Stars. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.
Franczek Radelet • May 29, 2015
Franczek Radelet is pleased to welcome Katelan Little as an associate in its Higher Education and Labor & Employment Practice Groups.
Jones Walker • May 27, 2015
Jones Walker LLP is pleased to announce its top rankings in the 2015 edition of Chambers USA.
Littler • May 22, 2015
Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, is pleased to announce that Shareholders Scott McDonald and Allan H. Neighbors IV have just won a federal jury trial for the Quantlab companies in a significant trade secrets case. In addition to $28.5 million stipulated judgments reached with four defendants who did not go to trial, the jury on May 20, 2015 assessed $12.2 million against the two remaining co-defendants – a quantitative researcher who at one time was employed by Quantlab and a Wisconsin attorney/investor who was the CEO of a company set up to exploit Quantlab’s trade secrets.
Constangy • May 22, 2015
Labor and employment law firm Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP is pleased to announce that 28 of its attorneys have been recognized in the 2015 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, a prestigious annual guide ranking the leading law firms in the U.S.
FordHarrison • May 21, 2015
Worldwide – Ius Laboris, the largest alliance of Human Resources law firms in the world, has announced four new member firms Mathews Dinsdale & Clark LLP of Canada, Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP, Blesi & Papa of Zurich in Switzerland, and Schneider Troillet of Geneva in Switzerland.
Littler • May 21, 2015
Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has been recognized in the 2015 edition of Chambers USA: Leading Lawyers for Business, a prestigious annual guide ranking law firms in the U.S. The firm was ranked throughout its U.S. markets in the labor and employment practice area and the following attorneys earned individual rankings:
Phelps Dunbar • May 20, 2015
Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business has recognized lawyers and practices at five of Phelps Dunbar’s Third Coast offices for excellence in the field. 17 of the firm’s practices and 32 lawyers received the distinction of being ranked in Chambers this year.
XpertHR • May 20, 2015
Work rules and employee handbooks are under increasing scrutiny as the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) continues its sweeping enforcement effort against rules deemed overbroad and infringing on an employee's Section 7 rights, says a new XpertHR whitepaper on NLRB policies and handbook provisions. Merely having an unlawful policy "on the books" may be sufficient for the NLRB to find an employer in violation of the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA)—even if the policy is well intentioned or has never been enforced—especially if it has a "chilling" effect on an employee's protected activity.
Young & Conaway • May 19, 2015
Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP is pleased to announce that 24 of the firm’s attorneys are listed as “Leaders in their Field” in the 2015 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.
Fredrikson & Byron • May 19, 2015
Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, a leading annual legal guide identifying the top attorneys and law firms in the U.S., ranked eight Fredrikson & Byron practice areas and 22 individual attorneys in its 2015 edition, released today.