Julie is a dedicated resource for summer associates and associates who want to sharpen their legal writing skills. She works one-on-one with lawyers and teaches workshops that address common writing challenges. In Chambers Associate, our associates called Julie "an invaluable asset to the firm."
Women in Law Empowerment Forum awarded Schiff Hardin its 2015 Gold Standard in Recognition of Integration of Women in the Firm for the 3rd straight year. Schiff Hardin was one of only eight firms in the nation to earn a perfect score.
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Schiff Hardin Product Liability and Mass Torts Blog
Many companies rely on boilerplate confidentiality provisions to protect their trade secrets and other sensitive business information.
With 2017 proxy season kicking off, we would like to remind clients and friends of some developments that could impact public company annual reporting for 2017.
Last August, the Federal Trade Commission issued an administrative complaint against 1-800 Contacts alleging that the company’s agreements with its competitors over the use of trademarks in search advertising violated FTC Act Section 5.
Schiff Hardin Product Liability & Mass Torts Blog
Illinois Banker Magazine
The Supreme Court recently agreed to hear a challenge to the current interpretation of the venue statute in patent infringement cases.
On January 19, 2017, the FTC announced the annual adjustments to the jurisdictional thresholds for premerger notification filings under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act (HSR).
On January 11, 2017, the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Office of Chief Counsel, Division of Investment Management, issued an interpretive letter pursuant to Capital Group’s request under section 22(d) (Section 22(d)) of the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended (1940 Act), concurring that the American Funds would be able to offer Clean Shares (as defined below) for which a broker could charge customers commissions to effect transactions if such broker is acting solely as an agent on behalf of its customers.