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...
Feb 13, 7:28 AM PST
Yesterday, attorney Matthew A. Kairis -- head of the litigation section at the Columbus, Ohio office of Jones Day -- had the "pleasure" of arguing Univ. of Notre Dame v. Kathleen Sebelius before a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit consisting of...
Remember Jones Day's Hissy Fit C&D Letter? Here's The Response!Above the Law
A couple weeks back we reported on the big hissy fit that Jones Day
threw over Kevynorr.com, at the time a bare-bones website that promised to be a sarcastic look at former Jones Day
partner Kevyn Orr's “emergency management” of Detroit. Jones Day
Jones Day Snatches Up Akin Gump Litigation PartnerLaw360 (subscription)
Law360, Los Angeles (July 23, 2014, 8:20 PM ET) -- Jones Day
has hired an Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP litigation partner and former assistant U.S. attorney to join the global firm's securities litigation and Securities and Exchange Commission ...
Tesla, Jones Day, Fuel Cell, PR: Intellectual PropertyBloomberg
Law firm Jones Day
LLP threatened the operator of a website critical of Detroit's emergency manager with a trademark-infringement lawsuit. The website, www.kevynorr.com, is named for the former Jones Day
partner who serves as emergency financial ...and more »
Jones Day dominates mid-market M&A rankings for H1 2014The Lawyer
On a global scale, Jones Day
topped the charts having advised on 207 deals worth $9.61bn over the past six months - breaking away from DLA Piper, which shared the top spot last year, by an additional 83 transactions. The firm's closest competitor, in …
The power behind Jones Day's mid-market M&A knock-outThe Lawyer
It's no wonder that Jones Day
's London office has been on a corporate associate shopping spree over the past year, hand-picking eight new associates to handle its increased workload. According to the latest figures from Thomson Reuters, the firm has ...
Richard Deane to head Jones Day AtlantaAtlanta Business ChronicleBloomberg
He replaces Lizanne Thomas, who will take a new leadership position overseeing the firm's operations in the South, including Atlanta, Dallas, and Houston. Deane, a former U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia, has headed the Atlanta office …and more »