Firmwide Managing Partner Cristina Carvalho recently spoke with Law360 about the firm’s goals and growth strategy, AF’s recent expansion into Boston, and ways to improve diversity in the legal profession.
Consumer Protection in the New Economy: Privacy Cases in E-Commerce Transactions or Social Media Activities
Arent Fox Partner Jenny Lee and Associate Susan Tran recently wrote the article, “Consumer Protection in the New Economy: Privacy Cases in E-Commerce Transactions or Social Media Activities,” that was published in The Consumer Finance Quarterly Report, Volume 73, No. 1.
Partner Dave Hanke, a go-to national security lawyer for domestic and foreign companies navigating the Committee on Foreign Investment in the US, discussed CFIUS rules for critical infrastructure in The National Law Journal.
Land Use Counsel Tim Tosta was recently quoted in the San Francisco Business Journal article, “San Bruno reels from councilman's veto of huge housing project,” published on July 11, 2019.
Arent Fox Counsel Brian Malkin was quoted in a recent Pink Sheet analysis about the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)’s new efforts at transparency in the generic drug space.
Restaurant CBD Sales are Booming, but New Liability Concerns Keep Cannabis Producers from Cashing In
Arent Fox Associate Emily Leongini was quoted in the Hemp Industry Daily article, “Restaurant CBD sales are booming, but new liability concerns keep cannabis producers from cashing in,” published on June 10, 2019.
Thomson Reuters recently sat down with M. Scott Peeler to discuss his role in advancing diverse talent, driving inclusion, and helping to implement the Mansfield Rule’s internal target of 30% diverse talent slates for all leadership positions at the firm.
Arent Fox Associate Emily Leongini was quoted in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution article, “Confusion continues over the legality of CBD products,” published on May 31, 2019.
Arent Fox Privacy, Cybersecurity & Data Protection Practice Group Leader Sarah Bruno was quoted in the Boomberg Law article, “Looming California Privacy Law Has Companies Gearing Up,” published on May 31, 2019.
Arent Fox Associate Emily Leongini was quoted in the Hemp Industry Daily article, “Five things CBD insiders are looking for from the FDA,” published on May 21, 2019.
Arent Fox Sports Leader Rich Brand and Associate Zak Welsh co-authored an article published by the Daily Journal that highlights how the incorporation of communal engagement spaces into a stadium or arena can be a win-win for teams and venues.
Los Angeles partner Terree Bowers recently was quoted in a CNN article titled, “The release of the Mueller report is coming. How redacted will it be?”.
Arent Fox Consumer Financial Services Practice Group Leader Jenny Lee was quoted in the American Banker article, “Why CFPB Payday Revamp is an Even Bigger Deal Than You Think,” on the impact of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's (CFPB) overhaul of its payday lending rule rollback.
Arent Fox Land Use Partner Tim Tosta was quoted in the Law360 article, “Calif. Housing Industry Watching Gov.'s $750M Incentive Plan,” on the impact of Governor Gavin Newsom’s strategy to address California’s housing crisis.
Health Care Partner Douglas Grimm and Associate Hillary Stemple authored an article for the March 2019 edition of Compliance Today titled “Telemedicine: A review of the fraud and abuse landscape.”
Complex Litigation Partner and National Practice Group Leader Jacques Smith was quoted in an article discussing healthcare-related fraud by Compliance Week.
The acquisition, valued at approximately $167 million, included 15 single-story office, flex and industrial properties in Chesapeake and Norfolk, Virginia and added more than 1.6 million square feet to the Mid-Atlantic portfolio of DSC Partners.
Arent Fox’s Sports Practice Leader Rich Brand spoke with radio network WTMJ on Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019 on the new naming rights for the Milwaukee Brewers’ Miller Park. The Brewers recently announced that American Family Insurance will take over the naming rights of Miller Park in 2021.
Arent Fox was featured in Alaska Native Village Corporation Association’s (ANVCA) “January 2019 Member Newsletter.”
Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring group West Coast team leader Aram Ordubegian recently spoke with Business Insurance about Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PG&E)’s recent filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy for all its businesses because of the liabilities it faces from catastrophic wildfires.
Arent Fox attorneys D. Jacques Smith, Randall Brater, and Michael Dearington spoke with Bloomberg Law about an upcoming US Supreme Court case and its potential ramifications for False Claims Act cases.
Earlier this month, Arent Fox LLP received the “Best Deal of the Year” award from the Washington DC Economic Partnership for a deal financing the acquisition of a new training center for the Spanish Education and Development Center.
On December 5, New York partner Hunter Carter spoke before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights.
On December 4, Complex Litigation Partner James H. Hulme was elected Vice President of the Council for Court Excellence at the nonprofit’s semi-annual board meeting held in the US District Court for the District of Columbia.