Blogs

We host several blogs to keep our clients, and the broader community, current on important legal developments. Our blogs also serve as an avenue for discussion about recent court decisions and legislative changes. We currently host:

The Anticorruption Blog

Providing a unique perspective on anticorruption law by gathering insights and observations about anticorruption compliance from on-the-ground practitioners around the world.

Brexit Legal

The UK’s EU Referendum on membership has taken place and the British electorate has voted that the United Kingdom (UK) should leave the EU. We have specialist teams in virtually every sector and geography that may be affected by a Brexit. Our Public Policy teams in Europe, and particularly in Brussels, alongside our colleagues in Washington DC, have decades of experience in advocating to advance your business objectives.

Capital Thinking Blog

Weekly posts designed to give you a quick, big picture perspective of what’s about to happen in Washington this week.

Compensation and Benefits – Global Insights

Bringing together the expertise and knowledge of our Tax Strategy & Benefits, Labor & Employment and Pensions Practice Groups, our aim is to inform, educate and (occasionally) entertain on issues relating to how to remunerate/compensate and provide benefits to executives, directors and other staff.

Conflict Minerals Law – The Source for Legal Insights & Analysis on Conflict Minerals Compliance

Fostering discussion and providing insight on regulations, due diligence, litigation developments and industry activity for compliance officers, supply chain and procurement professionals, general counsel and other senior counsel responsible for company compliance with the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) final conflict minerals rule.

Down the Wire

Sharing news, insights and analysis on issues affecting publicly traded companies, as well as their board members, shareholders, financial advisers and brokers. Our capital markets team will share views on recent deals and market trends, comment on changes (or proposed changes) in securities law and regulation, and highlight important developments in key areas, such as corporate governance and ongoing reporting obligations.

Employment Law Worldview Blog

Aiming to interest and educate, to stimulate discussion, to provoke and sometimes just to amuse HR and other practitioners around the world. Through contributions from our own Labor & Employment lawyers, along with occasional guest writers, it provides a unique global insight into practical and legal HR issues relevant to employers everywhere.

eSQUIRE Global Crossings Blog - Current Global and Cross Border Restructuring Matters

Providing a unique perspective on insolvency and restructuring matters from a variety of nations.

frESH: Perspectives on Environmental, Safety & Health

Presenting observation on significant environmental, safety and health developments from around the world. It offers a forum for discussion on expected policy shifts, influential opinions and decisions and compliance obligations.

Global IP and Privacy Law Blog

Following significant developments in intellectual property and IT law of interest to businesses engaged in the global economy. Our blog is a source for news and insights into international legal issues involving intellectual property and technology such as trademark and brand protection, patent prosecution and protection; trade secrets, data protection and privacy; and advertising and media issues.

Global Supply Chain Law Blog

Discussing legal issues that arise in the supply chain, both those that cut across industries and those that are industry specific.

Insurance & Reinsurance Disputes Blog

Providing timely summaries of recent and noteworthy insurance and reinsurance court decisions, discussions on issues impacting insurance and reinsurance disputes and commentary on other noteworthy developments concerning insurance and reinsurance.

La Revue

La Revue is run from our Paris office and covers Corporate, International Dispute Resolution, Arbitration, Employment, Tax, Restructuring and other matters in and around France.

Latin American Legal

Latin America Legal follows recent legal and political changes affecting the Latin America region and provides insight on the potential challenges and opportunities those changes can present to global businesses, as well as to Latin American firms looking to invest or expand abroad.

Northern Powerhouse Law

Aiming to interest and educate, to stimulate discussion, and to provoke the thoughts of contacts and other readers around the UK. Through contributions from our lawyers, along with occasional guest writers, it provides a unique global insight into practical and legal issues relevant to those who take an interest in and who will be affected by the initiatives that arise as part of the UK Governments Northern Powerhouse proposals.

O-I-CEE! Central and Eastern Europe Legal News and Views

Bringing together the expertise and knowledge of our Central European offices, our aim is to inform, educate and (occasionally) entertain on issues relating to hot topics, legal challenges, interesting news and market moving items in Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia.

Public Finance Tax Blog

The first blog devoted exclusively to the tax issues of tax advantaged obligations of state and local governments – tax-exempt and tax credit bonds.

Security & Privacy // Bytes

Security & Privacy Bytes is a source of news and insights on cybersecurity, privacy and data protection regulations and developments impacting businesses around the globe.

Sixth Circuit Appellate Blog

Fostering discussion on news about and opinions issued by the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit with an emphasis on cases pertaining to business interests. It also includes an En Banc Watch and features guest bloggers on occasion, as well as interviews with Sixth Circuit judges.

Sports Shorts Blog

Sports Shorts is a blog covering issues in the varied world of sport and the law in an easily digestible format. Posts are written by members of our sport loving sports team with the occasional guest contribution and are intended to provoke debate and comment or simply to provide a little light relief to our readers.

The Trade Practitioner

This is a resource offered by our International Trade Practice to provide information and analyses on current events in international trade and tools to help strengthen compliance, and gain understanding and clarification on important regulations and policy issues in the United States, Europe, as well as other countries.

Triage – Health Law Blog

Fostering discussion about the rapidly evolving healthcare industry in the wake of reform. Although it focuses on the new challenges and opportunities presented by recent government action, it also examines other aspects of today’s healthcare industry.

UK Finance Disputes and Regulatory Investigations Blog

Our UK Financial Services team share their thoughts on recent developments, current activity and future trends that may be of interest to a range of financial market participants and their counsel.

UK Planning Law Blog

Advising about, and commenting on changes to the planning regime including that for development consent orders.

World Class Defense Blog

The World Class Defense Blog aims to report and comment on the latest developments in class action law, with a particular focus on the global impact of such developments.