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Patente & Geistige Eigentumsrechte Berufungsverfahren

Every partner in our group has handled copyright, trademark or patent appeals — and many of our group’s greatest accolades come from this work. We’ve been named to the National Law Journal’s Appellate Hot List, labeled "outstanding" by The Legal 500, won The American Lawyer’s Litigator of the Year Award, and listed on the Financial Times’ list of the 10 most innovative firms, with all of these publications highlighting our IP work. Chambers USA has recognized our ability to "mastermind" the "most complicated legal or technological issues." And our work on these cases is complemented by our ...

Solarenergie

Our lawyers worked on the world’s first commercial solar projects over 30 years ago, and today our solar team is present throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and Africa, representing prominent industry participants on utility-scale, C&I and residential project development, finance, and M&A transactions. Our solar team members not only understand the legal aspects of solar transactions, but we are intimately familiar with the key commercial issues that drive our clients’ businesses and success. For that reason, the most successful solar industry participants consistently select us for ...
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Praxis öffentlicher Stellen

As their states’ chief law enforcement officers AGs are enforcing state laws in wide-ranging areas including consumer protection, data privacy, antitrust, and environmental law, and they influence important state policies and laws affecting the high-technology, energy, and healthcare sectors. As their states’ chief legal advisors, AGs also challenge federal laws, regulations, and policies in order to defend their states’ right to govern themselves against federal overreach. In an arena where many state AG practices have lawyers with little or no actual AG office experience, the core of ...
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Fintech

Our focus on the fintech sector is a natural product of Orrick’s strengths in technology and finance. We advise more than 2,700 high-growth clients globally and have been recognized as the Most Innovative Law Firm in North America for the 3rd year in a row by Financial Times in 2016, 2017, and 2018. Our finance and transactional capabilities are well documented.  In 2018, we have assisted clients in raising $14.6 billion in venture-backed financings and executed $42 billion in M&A transactions globally. Our finance team is known for developing first-of-a-kind structures and is among the most ...
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At Your Service: First-Ever On the Chain Survey Reflects a Steady Rise in Blockchain Awareness, Acceptance and Adoption

by Daniel Nathan | February.21.2020

The results are in! Responses to Orrick’s first survey of the dedicated followers of On the Chain, our blockchain blog, revealed at least two things: (1) that blockchain technology is continuing to gain acceptance in and figure into plans of businesses across numerous industries, and (2) that during the holiday season people will take the time

Immobilien

We have counseled on some of the most remarkable and challenging real estate deals for longtime clients like Westbrook Partners, Walton Street Capital, Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management, Tokyu Land Corporation, Colony Capital, Amaury Groupe, LaSalle Investment Management and Fortress Investment Group. Our team has closed more than $12 billion in deals in the past year alone. Our practice has a strong focus on sophisticated real estate private equity transactions and covers everything from asset acquisitions/dispositions, joint ventures and financings, to development, distressed debt ...
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Energie

Our team members understand the legal aspects of power transactions and are also intimately familiar with the key commercial issues and market positions that drive our clients’ success. We draw from that in-depth understanding to provide our clients with effective and cost-efficient representation. For these reasons, leading industry participants consistently select us for their most important power transactions. Our clients include developers; private equity sponsors; strategic investors; utilities, including consumer-owned utilities; government and multilateral agencies; and lenders. Our ...
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Öl & Gas

Deep Industry Knowledge Our lawyers have a proven track record counseling clients across the key areas of the oil and gas value chain, including upstream (conventional and unconventional resources), midstream, downstream, LNG, oilfield services and infrastructure. We call on our resources to provide comprehensive legal advice, including with respect to mergers and acquisitions, joint venture arrangements, resource exploration, production and development projects, infrastructure projects, financings, restructurings, trading, competition issues, compliance issues/investigations, and disputes. ...
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Texas Supreme Court: Contracting Parties Can Negate The Formation Of A Partnership Through Contractual Conditions Precedent In Their Preliminary Agreements

by Robert Loeb and Jonathan Ayre | February.03.2020

The Texas Supreme Court issued an important ruling on Friday, January 31, 2020, on the formation of partnerships where parties have provided by contract specific conditions that must be satisfied before a partnership will be deemed created.

Gruppenklage Verteidigung

Our clients include Fortune 500 companies in the technology, finance, energy and consumer sectors; high-growth companies; and individuals. We focus on early dismissals and low settlements, but we’re well-known for our willingness to go to trial when justified. Our record includes victories in a variety of claims, from traditional breach of warranty, product liability, employment and securities class actions to novel false labeling and massive Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) cases. We work with our clients’ in-house team to understand the risks and objectives for each matter, conduct ...
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Kartellrecht - (Kartelle)

Cartel expertise Competition authorities worldwide are dialing up their anti-cartel efforts and heightening cross-border collaboration, with synchronized "dawn raids" mounted across jurisdictions. Companies can expect more of the same going forward – perhaps much more. Critical to risk management is an aggressive response that proactively addresses compliance alerts and other indications of anti-competitive conduct. Speed and agility can also mean the difference between amnesty or leniency and catastrophic sanctions. The choice of cartel counsel is thus a crucial decision point in protecting ...

Whistleblower und Ermittlungen im Unternehmen

We’ve worked on precedent-setting cases, including Livingston v. Wyeth, one of the leading cases to date that address what constitutes "protected activity" under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. And we helped Broadcom secure a complete dismissal of a Dodd-Frank whistleblower claim brought by an in-house attorney in Davies v. Broadcom. Along the way, we’ve played an integral role in the development of whistleblower law. We authored the leading treatise on Whistleblower defense, Corporate Whistleblowing in the Sarbanes-Oxley/Dodd-Frank Era. Our clients include multinational employers across a wide range ...
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Grenzüberschreitende Arbeitsrechtsfragen

Our lawyers provide strategic and results-oriented advice on all aspects of employment disputes and contentious matters before agencies, tribunals and in the courts, with special expertise on discrimination matters, wage-and-hour issues, cross-border trade secret protection and wrongful termination actions. Working with Orrick’s Global Corporate Solutions team, we also provide advice on data privacy and protection issues, employee benefits matters and global equity compensation programs. We have innovative single point of contact representations which allow companies with operations ...

The Coronavirus in the International Workplace – How Do Multinational Employers React Appropriately?

by Dr. André Zimmermann LL.M., Louisa Kallhoff, Marianna Karapetyan, Mario Scofferi, Yumiko Ohta, Emmanuel Benard, Leo Theillac, Adélaïde Jomier, Nicola Whiteley and Mandy Perry | February.14.2020

This overview provides multinational employers practical advice to develop their coronavirus response strategy on an international level and to ensure a safe working environment for their employees under local employment and labor laws of Germany, France, Italy, UK and Japan.

Derivate

We regularly draft and negotiate master agreements, standard and bespoke credit support agreements, complex transaction confirmations and ancillary documentation in connection with derivatives transactions.  In addition, we represent clients in the negotiation of clearing arrangements for swaps and futures. We represent financial institutions, corporations, municipalities and other market participants in connection with all their derivatives needs.  In addition to advising on contemplated transactions, we review existing derivatives contracts and relationships and advise on the restructuring ...
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