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Alston & Bird has been singled out by general counsel as one of the most highly regarded law firm brands, ranking No. 15 among 26 firms comprising the BTI Brand Elite 2015: Client Perceptions of the Best-Branded Law Firms. The report indicates that exemplary client service more than any other factor is the main determinant distinguishing the competitive strength of a law firm’s brand.
April 24, 2015
Press Release
Alston & Bird attorneys Jessica Corley, Kimberly Peretti, Kelley Barnaby and Lauren Tapson have been honored with a 2015 Burton Award for Legal Achievement for their analysis of the corporate governance risks associated with cyber-attacks and the critical role played by boards of directors in addressing those risks.
April 23, 2015
Press Release
Alston & Bird clients NFGTV, Inc. (Eastern TV), and Monami Entertainment LLC, production companies for VH1’s hit reality TV show, “Love and Hip Hop Atlanta,” have been granted summary judgment in a two-and-a-half-year defamation battle.
April 22, 2015
Press Release
Alston & Bird is proud to participate in the pilot launch of the American Legal Industry Sustainability Standard (ALISS).
April 21, 2015
Press Release
Margaret W. Scott, partner in Alston & Bird’s Wealth Planning Group, has been selected as a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel.
April 14, 2015
Press Release

Publication Results

This article surveys recent developments in employee benefits law from fall 2013 through fall 2014.
Winter 2015
Publications
The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Alice Corp v. CLS Bank has reshaped the legal landscape of patentable subject matter under Section 101 of the Patent Act. Ten months after that decision, the long-term effects are starting to emerge.
April 23, 2015
Publications
Our Securities Litigation Group explains how public companies can again take comfort in SEC no-action letters after the Third Circuit strikes down a lower court’s ruling allowing a shareholder proposal in a proxy statement.
April 22, 2015
Advisories
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission announced in February that it had entered into a settlement agreement with Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. to resolve claims that Goodyear violated the books and records provisions of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). The allegations involved bribes paid by two of the company’s African subsidiaries.
April 22, 2015
Publications
The ultimate implications of the U.S. Supreme Court’s Stern v. Marshall decision continue to unfold. But one implication is clear: bankruptcy courts are increasingly deciding state law claims by issuing proposed findings of fact and conclusions of law for the district court’s final review.
April 22, 2015
Publications

Event Results

April 29-May 1, 2015
Seminar
New Tools, Opportunities & Risks of Mobile Behavioral Tracking and Text Messaging Campaigns
April 29, 2015
Seminar
May 5, 2015
Seminar
Negotiating Scope of Engagement, Fees, Confidentiality, Termination, Indemnification and More
May 7, 2015
Webinar
Public Hospitals Under ACA
May 13-15, 2015
May 20, 2015
Seminar
June 4, 2015
Seminar
Actuarial Issues for Pension Attorneys
June 9, 2015
Seminar
Health Care Reform and Compliance Issues
June 23-25, 2015
Seminar
Survivor 2015: The DOL Audit Challenge
June 28-July 1, 2015
Seminar
June 28- July 1, 2015
Seminar
June 29 - July 1, 2015
Seminar
Over the Counter Margins on Uncleared Swaps: High Risk Exposure and Collateral for Transactions
June 29-30, 2015
Seminar
Dart Cherokee Basin Operating Co., LLC v. Owens
July 23-24, 2015
Seminar
The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA): Litigation and Settlement Trends, Emerging Defense Strategies, Class Action Certification Issues, and Staying Ahead of the Curve in the Face of Complex and Unclear Rules
July 27-28, 2015
Seminar
August 1 - September 26, 2015
August 1 - September 26, 2015
August 1 - September 26, 2015
August 1 - September 26, 2015
August 1 - September 26, 2015
August 4 - September 29, 2015
October 12-13, 2015
Seminar

Event Results

April 22-24, 2015
Seminar
Governmental incentives and the rise of foreign manufacturing the US and elsewhere
April 22-24, 2015
Current State Income & Franchise Tax Reform/Conformity/Simplification
April 21-24, 2015
Seminar
Legal Implications of Developing a Future Payment System
April 21, 2015
Seminar

Video Results

February 11, 2015
1:13:06
View the recorded webinar from the February 11, 2015 event featuring panelists Jessica Corley, Scott Ortwein and Kim Peretti with Jim Harvey serving as moderator.
February 4, 2015
1:23:34
Ross McKean and Andreas Splittgerber of Olswang LLP, along with Alston & Bird's Dominique Shelton, discuss how EU data laws are undergoing profound changes.
January 8, 2015
1:02
Peter Swire discusses joining the Privacy & Data Security Practice at Alston & Bird.