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Newsletter: June 2019

Business Litigation Reports

Firm Announcements:

  • Six Quinn Emanuel partners have been named into The Legal 500 Hall of Fame under the following categories:

    • Jane Byrne for Industry Focus – Insurance: Advice to Insurers;
    • William Price for Dispute Resolution – Leading Trial Lawyers;
    • John B. Quinn for Dispute Resolution – General Commercial Disputes, Dispute Resolution – Leading Trial Lawyers, Litigation – Commercial Litigation;
    • Karl Stern for Industry Focus – Energy Litigation: Conventional Power, Industry Focus – Oil and Gas;
    • Kathleen Sullivan for Dispute Resolution – Appellate; and
    • Charles Verhoeven for Dispute Resolution – Leading Trial Lawyers, and Intellectual Property Patents – Litigation (full coverage).

    The Legal 500 Hall of Fame recognizes those who have been ranked as elite leading lawyers in their respective fields for at least eight of the last ten years.

  • Philippe Pinsolle Appointed Member of the Court of Arbitration of the Singapore International Arbitration Centre
  • The American Lawyer Names Karl Stern “Litigator of the Week” for $720 Million Win Against Petrobras


Lead Article:

  • The Rise of Biometrics Laws and Litigation


Noted with Interest:

  • Where the Federal Rules Don’t Tread: Depositions in Distant Locations


Practice Area Notes:

  • International Arbitration Update: Appealing Arbitrations on Points of Law: Recent Developments and Trends
  • Antitrust & Competition Update: Enhanced Antitrust Scrutiny of the Digital Economy


Victories:

  • Appellate Victory in the California Supreme Court