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Participating Offices: Denver; Irvine, CA; Los Angeles; McLean, VA; New York; Palo Alto; Sacramento; San Diego; San Francisco; Tokyo; Walnut Creek, CA; Washington, D.C.
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Comment by: Fleck Posted: January 22, 07
MOFO is a great place to work. The partners are not screamers and the associates are really helpful. It is BigLaw and life sucks but they make it as reasonable as possible.
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Pro Bono Firm Of 2015: Morrison & FoersterLaw360 (subscription)Morrison & Foerster LLP found itself thrust into the throes of multiple free advocacy cases featuring historic implications over the last year, including fights for marriage equality and abortion rights, earning a spot on Law360's list of top pro bono …and more »
Morrison & Foerster's Mark Edelstein Talks Downturns, Mezzanine Debt and EB-5 …Commercial ObserverMark Edelstein, partner and chair of the real estate finance and distressed real estate practices at Morrison & Foerster, has been with the global law firm since 1999. Based out of the firm's New York office at 250 West 55th Street, Mr. Edelstein …
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KBR And Maintaining Privilege Throughout InvestigationsJD Supra (press release)Last month, for the second time, the D.C. Circuit in In re Kellogg Brown & Root Inc., No. 14-5319, slip op. (D.C. Cir. Aug. 11, 2015), granted a writ of mandamus sought by KBR and vacated a series of district court orders that would have compelled KBR …
Accomplished Corporate Lawyer Joins Morrison & Foerster in Washington, D.C.PR Web (press release)With significant M&A activity in the REIT sector, Lauren's arrival is well-timed, and she will be an essential part of our team,” said David Slotkin, co-head of Morrison & Foerster's Corporate Finance Practice Group and head of the Washington, D.C …and more »
Employment Law Commentary - Volume 27, Issue 8, September 2015JD Supra (press release)DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations. © Morrison & Foerster LLP …and more »
The CSBS Finalizes Model Framework for Virtual CurrenciesJD Supra (press release)On September 15, 2015, the Conference of State Bank Supervisors (“CSBS”) issued its final Model Regulatory Framework on virtual currency activities (“Final Framework”). The Final Framework follows the CSBS's December 2014 issuance of a draft Model ...
Request for Comment on Regulation S-XJD Supra (press release)The SEC recently published a request for comment on Regulation S-X (see:, which signals an important step in the Commission's continuing review of disclosure requirements. The request for comment is ...and more »
SEC Adopts Further Revisions to Rule 2a-7JD Supra (press release)The SEC recently adopted rule amendments removing credit rating references in Rule 2a-7 and Form N-MFP. Issuer diversification provisions were also amended to eliminate a current exclusion for securities subject to a guarantee issued by a non …
No Portal NecessaryJD Supra (press release)With increasing frequency, we are asked whether an issuer that is considering a Regulation A offering is required to engage or use the services of a funding portal. In short, NO. A funding portal is a new type of financial intermediary that performs …
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