Arent Fox LLP is pleased to announce that the firm negotiated an exceptional carve-out on behalf of Volkswagen dealer Palisades Volkswagen in a nationwide VW dealer diesel scandal class action settlement – the largest ever of its kind.
On January 9, New York Intellectual Property leader Marylee Jenkins was named Chair of the Patent Public Advisory Committee by The US Department of Commerce’s United States Patent and Trademark Office. This will be Ms. Jenkins’ second full term as a PPAC Member.
Arent Fox LLP’s Trademark practice has been recognized as one of the best in the country by World Trademark Review.
On January 12, the US Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control granted Arent Fox LLP’s petition to have Zimre Holdings Limited removed from the Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons list.
On December 29, 2016, the US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit unanimously vacated two citations levied against Delek Refining Ltd. by the US Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
Arent Fox LLP is pleased to announce the election of five new partners and two new counsel, effective January 1, 2017.
Arent Fox LLP received a perfect score in a national benchmarking survey that tracks how well companies treat their lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees.
A California federal court ruled in favor of the US Environmental Protection Agency and agricultural trade associations represented by Arent Fox LLP after a group of plaintiffs, including environmental activists, alleged that the federal agency had not done enough to regulate pesticide-coated seeds.
Arent Fox Washington DC Partner Ralph Taylor Appointed to the ABA’s Standing Committee on the Federal Judiciary
Last month, the president of the American Bar Association appointed Complex Litigation partner Ralph Taylor to the Federal Circuit seat on the American Bar Association’s Standing Committee on the Federal Judiciary.
Arent Fox Serves as Counsel to Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment on Naming Rights Deal with New York Community Bank
Arent Fox LLP recently served as outside counsel to Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment (BSE), advising the company on an arena naming rights agreement with New York Community Bank.
Twenty Arent Fox LLP practices have been recognized in the 2016 “Best Law Firms” rankings that are published annually by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers.
Arent Fox LLP is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017 Arent Fox Diversity Scholarship. Each student will receive a $20,000 award and participate in the 2017 Summer Program.
On October 13, the United States Tax Court ruled in favor of Florida philanthropists Hugh and Eliza Culverhouse, saying the value of land the couple donated should remain at $28 million following a dispute with the Internal Revenue Service over a charitable deduction.
Arent Fox LLP announced today that it represented HMSHost on the purchase of all shares of leading travel venue retailer Stellar Partners Inc.
Latinvex Names Arent Fox a Top Firm in Latin America for Business, Arbitration, FCPA, and Fraud Counsel
Latinvex has rated Arent Fox a top international law firm for companies operating in Latin America. In addition, the publication named Arent Fox one of the best firms for Latin American businesses in need of arbitration, FCPA and fraud counseling.
On September 16, Arent Fox secured a favorable verdict for Lei Luo and LDJ Investments, Inc. following a week-long jury trial in the Superior Court of California County of Los Angeles.
Fashion Law Institute and Arent Fox File Amicus Brief on Behalf of Designers in Supreme Court Copyright Case
On September 21, the Fashion Law Institute at Fordham filed an amicus brief with the Supreme Court of the United States in the matter of Star Athletica LLC v. Varsity Brands, Inc., in support of continuing copyright protection for designs incorporated into useful articles.
Arent Fox LLP announced today that it represented Silver Diner, Inc. in connection with the strategic growth investment from Goode Partners LLC that will help fund the company’s geographic expansion and accelerate growth.
Arent Fox LLP served as outside counsel to the National Basketball Association’s Los Angeles Lakers, advising the franchise on a new long-term partnership with UCLA Health.
Washington, DC - Arent Fox LLP announced today that it represented HMSHost, a part of Autogrill Group, in the acquisition of the airport-restaurant assets of concessionaire Concession Management Services, Inc..
Arent Fox is pleased to announce that Sean W. Glynn, an experienced nonprofit finance and real estate lawyer, is rejoining the firm in Washington, DC as a partner in its leading Real Estate practice.
San Francisco, CA — Arent Fox LLP recently served as outside counsel to the National Football League’s Miami Dolphins, advising the club on an 18-year stadium naming rights agreement with Hard Rock International.
Craig Gelfound, head of Arent Fox LLP’s Intellectual Property practice in Los Angeles, has once again been honored by the Daily Journal as one of the Top Intellectual Property Lawyers in California, with 2016 marking his sixth consecutive year of this recognition.