Two name partners and a dozen others are splitting from Boston's Manion Gaynor & Manning to help Hunton & Williams establish a base in the city.
This contest recognizes outstanding work performed by general counsel and in-house legal departments over the past year.
The panel said the lower threshold found by the state's Court of Appeals should have meant a district court allowed damages under the city's Human Rights Law to be sought.
Two female Muslim plaintiffs claim they were forced to remove their hijabs after being arrested, despite their stated religious prohibitions.
The number of civil and criminal cases the state's Court of Appeals considered in 2017 fell nearly 37 percent from 2016, according a report issued by the state's Unified Court System.
A unanimous Appellate Division, First Department, panel said hearsay evidence “may be the basis of an administrative determination.
There are sometimes advantages to arbitration over litigation but there also can be disadvantages in arbitration. Both warrant discussion and evaluation prior to the selection of a forum.
Timothy Clark, who joined from O'Melveny & Myers, said Dechert bulked up its global private equity practice since he left the firm just over a decade ago.