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Goodwin Elevates Managing Partner To Firm Chairman

Shared on Law360, Robert S. Insolia ’84 has been named as the next firmwide chairman by Goodwin Proctor, a global 50 law firm. A founding member of the Goodwin’s New York Office established in 1997, Insolia has been the firm’s managing partner since 2012. In his new role, Robert Insolia will focus on overall firm

Law Professor Says Suing MTA For Bad Service Unlikely To Improve Commutes

Professor Nestor Davidson talked with Shumita Basu from the Gothamist and WNYC about the legal realities of trying to sue a public service provider like the MTA. Here’s how Davidson puts it: If you’re trying to sue for spotty service, the courts in New York have been pretty clear that what you’re really saying is

Apple and Qualcomm Drop All of Their Legal Disputes

Professor Mark Patterson provides perspective on the breaking news that after two years of ongoing lawsuits, Apple and Qualcomm have agreed to dismiss all of the legal battles between the two companies around the world. The companies appeared in court on Monday in a trial that was expected to last for four to six weeks

So, it’s the end of liberal democracy? Think again

Visiting Professor, Wojciech Sadurski, wrote an op-ed published in EuroNews on what he believes is needed to restore liberal democracy. Firstly, we need to realize that the onslaught of populism was a reaction to deficits rather than excesses of liberal democracy. The latter ideal carries with it certain promises; those of genuine equality of opportunity,

Should William Barr Recuse Himself From Mueller Report? Legal Experts Say Attorney General’s Ties to Russia Are Troubling

Professor Jed Shugerman was quoted in an article published in Newsweek discussing the legal standards for recusal when it comes to Attorney General William Barr’s involvement with the Mueller Report. Attorney General William Barr is already under fire for his March letter to Congress, which reported the results of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation in