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December 8, 2020

12 Predictions: How COVID-19 Will Change the Legal Profession

At this point, who is NOT sick of 2020?  This year has been full of ups and (way too many) downs; many of the latter a consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic. One thing we are sure of:  […]
November 16, 2020

Three Recommendations Relating to Federal Clearance of Foreign Investments in U.S. Businesses

Three Recommendations Relating to Federal Clearance of Foreign Investments in U.S. Businesses What do you mean, “CFIUS requires review under FIRRMA”? (Our compliments to the federal government, that always manages to create indecipherable word salad.) Digesting the above:  […]
October 14, 2020

Whistleblowers: Three Predictions (and One Solution)

Whistleblowers: Three Predictions (and One Solution) A “whistleblower” is an individual reporting suspected violations of ethics, policy or law.  Good companies use such reports to advance systemic improvements, mitigate risk, appropriately discipline violators, and – occasionally – […]
September 15, 2020

Contract Dispute? Four Situations Where You Really Need a Lawyer

Contract Dispute? Four Situations Where You Really Need a Lawyer Contracts are drafted for when things go wrong. Typically, folks never look at their contracts until a problem arises.  When they do, certain contractual disputes may be […]
August 17, 2020

World Bank Group Sanctions Advocacy

World Bank Group Sanctions Advocacy If your business participates in World Bank projects (as a principal contractor or subcontractor/supplier)…know the risks! Multilateral development banks such as the World Bank (collectively, the “World Bank Group”) provide financing and […]
August 17, 2020

Crucial Steps When a Bankrupt Company Owes You Money…

Crucial Steps When a Bankrupt Company Owes You Money… It’s a hard time to be a company.  There seems to be no end to the series of catastrophes affecting us:  COVID, an economic meltdown, trade wars, and […]