Volkswagen and Audi in acquiring a ruling from the Texas Court of Appeals holding that Texas courts lacked personal jurisdiction over Volkswagen AG and Audi AG, both of that are headquartered in Germany. U.S. News & World Report/Best Lawyers provides top-tier recognition to Pillsbury’s Appellate apply, ranking our National and San Francisco teams Tier 1 and New York team Tier 2. The 9th Circuit affirmed in our client’s favor in opinion now routinely cited in different instances.
To tackle shopper needs in right now’s global regulatory and enforcement setting, Shearman & Sterling’s White Collar Defense & Investigations follow draws on attorneys in a quantity of totally different apply areas around the globe. Our Litigation attorneys within the United States, Europe and Asia embody numerous former authorities prosecutors and regulators who, collectively, have tried properly over 100 jury trials and characterize shoppers earlier than all the major authorities investigating businesses. Our Antitrust attorneys symbolize clients earlier than competitors authorities in the United States and all through Europe. Our Financial Institutions Advisory practice features a give consideration to regulatory and compliance issues on behalf of a broad variety of financial establishments and infrastructure providers in all of the key world financial facilities. Clients come back many times as a outcome of we treat them — and the lawyers who lived with the case till attraction — like full companions.
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Though it typically goes head-to-head with appellate litigators on the nation’s largest legislation corporations, the group is predicated in New Haven, permitting it to represent purchasers extra cost-effectively than its typical large-firm competitor. In latest years, the group has dealt with appeals within the United States Supreme Court, virtually every federal circuit court and in state courts throughout the country between. Our capital markets group is supported by the full sources of our trade practice teams, with a lot of our capital markets attorneys specializing particularly industry verticals so as to provide purchasers with targeted market analysis. We deliver industry-specific experience in a number of core business sectors including life sciences, technology, actual estate, and monetary establishments, as nicely as diversified industries corresponding to shopper and retail, hashish, cleantech, vitality, metals and mining, industrials, and gaming.
On a motion for preliminary injunction, the district court docket misconstrued a critical declare term and denied Olaplex’s preliminary injunction. On appeal, the Federal Circuit totally agreed with Olaplex’s construction of the declare time period, vacated the denial of the preliminary injunction, and remanded the case for additional proceedings. We represented the Baltimore Ravens and the NFL in a copyright case filed by the designer of the Ravens’ inaugural but since-changed “Flying B” emblem. The court docket also provided a robust protection of the First Amendment value of the honest use doctrine. We obtained a victory in the Second Circuit for EQUATE Petrochemical Company, a Kuwaiti firm, in a contract dispute filed by Continental Industries Group.