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April 23, 2015
Columbia Spectator
GSAS Dean Carlos Alonso says graduate teaching and research are different from other labor in fourth NLRB hearing
Edward Brill is noted for representing Columbia University at a National Labor Relations Board hearing to determine whether the school’s graduate students have the right to unionize.
April 23, 2015
The Associate Press
Small business: Visa Quotas Hinder Finding Skilled Help
David Grunblatt is quoted on the difficulty for small businesses in obtaining H-1B visas, explaining the options they have if they don’t win the visa lottery. Similar coverage is featured in The New York TimesThe Washington Post and Fox Business, among others.
April 23, 2015
Law360
Big Awards Pushing Compliance Pros To Be Whistleblowers
Steven Pearlman is quoted on the impact of Securities and Exchange Commission's recent announcement of a $1.5 million whistleblower award to a compliance officer.
April 23, 2015
Prospect News High Yield Daily
The firm’s fourth annual Global High-Yield Bond Study is featured, and Frank Lopez is quoted throughout the article on key takeaways surrounding European market growth and the increased use of flexible deal provisions.
April 23, 2015
SC Magazine
Extend surveillance, says Sen. Mitch McConnell
Jeffrey Neuburger is quoted on the impact of a bill that passed in the House, which would grant intelligence agencies authority under the Patriot Act to continue surveillance and mass gathering of phone and other data.
April 23, 2015
Reuters
Exclusive: Bitcoin Exchange itBit Seeks New York Banking License
Jeffrey Neuburger is quoted on the real payoff with the bitcoin phenomenon in an article about the bitcoin exchange itBit filing for a banking license in New York. Similar coverage is featured in The New York Times and Business Insider.
April 23, 2015
The American Lawyer
Family Ties: S&C Partner Helps Private Equity Exec Buy NBA Team
Joseph Leccese and Frank Saviano are noted for representing the National Basketball Association in the proposed sale of the NBA’s Atlanta Hawks to private equity titan Antony Ressler.
April 23, 2015
Daily Journal
Dealmakers
Philippa Bond, Louis Rambo, Christopher Ahn, Michael Saliba and David Lefebvre are noted for representing Smart & Final Stores Inc. in its secondary offering that would raise around $180 million.
April 22, 2015
Daily Journal
Playboy’s Professional Negligence Suit Faces Tough Hurdles, Lawyers Say
Steven Pearlman is quoted on the challenges facing a professional negligence suit brought by Playboy Enterprises Inc. against its lawyers in a whistleblower retaliation suit brought by a former executive, claiming the lawyers should have encouraged a settlement.
April 22, 2015