Jul 31, 4:39 AM PDT
Federal judge Mark Bennett has resorted to what might be called a creative sanction against out-of-state law firm Jones Day following what he considered excessive interruption and witness-coaching during discovery in the case of Security National Bank of Sioux City v. Abbott...
Jun 24, 11:19 AM PDT
Big law should not be a big bully. Last week, the nation’s largest law firm , Jones Day, tried to use trademark law to censor a website critical of Detroit’s emergency manager (a former Jones Day partner). As is typical, since the website criticized the firm, it included a Jones Day...
Feb 14, 9:10 AM PST
"When you're asked a question ... you're not supposed to interrupt judges and, if they ask questions which can be answered yes or no, you answer yes or no. Don’t you understand that?" It was Judge Richard Posner , schooling Jones Day partner Matthew Kairis, in the oral argument...
Pillsbury, Jones Day Advise on VMware DealThe RecorderBidness Etc
SAN FRANCISCO — Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman represented Santa Clara-based CloudVolumes Inc. in its sale to VMware Inc., the firm announced Thursday. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Palo Alto-based partners Allison Leopold Tilley ...and more »
Jones Day Adds Three Attorneys To Global PracticesMetropolitan Corporate Counsel
The global law firm Jones Day
has announced that Samidh Guha has joined as partner in the Firm's Securities Litigation & SEC Enforcement Practice in its New York Office. He arrives from the New York office of Akin Gump where he was a partner within …
Jones Day Adds White & Case PE Pro In SingaporeLaw360 (subscription)Legal Business (blog)
Law360, New York (August 20, 2014, 2:16 PM ET) -- Jones Day
has nabbed a private equity pro from White & Case LLP, who specializes in advising investment banks and hedge funds on cross-border mergers and acquisitions, to join its Singapore office, the ...
Global 20: Jones DayLaw360 (subscription)DairyReporter.comReuters
Law360, New York (August 12, 2014, 5:57 PM ET) -- Steering Tokyo Electron Ltd. through its pending $29 billion tie-up with Applied Materials Inc. — the first merger ever between U.S. and Japanese public companies — and beating back a $1.6 billion …and more »
Jones Day Atty Sanctioned For Discovery Abuse In Abbott RowLaw360 (subscription)
Law360, Los Angeles (July 30, 2014, 10:42 PM ET) -- An Iowa federal judge has sanctioned a Jones Day
attorney for form objections, witness coaching and excessive interruptions in a case over a bacterial contamination in Abbott Laboratories' powdered ...