01/04/2021

Emilie Cooper, Larry Mittman in Law360: ‘Real Estate Cases to Watch In 2021’

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Partners Emilie Cooper and Lawrence Mittman talked with Law360 about various real estate disputes that lawyers will be watching in 2021.

01/04/2021

Megan Gess in Law360: ‘5 New Year's Resolutions For M&A, PE Attorneys’

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Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Megan Gess was among mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and private equity (PE) attorneys who talked with Law360 about some of their New Year’s professional resolutions.

01/04/2021

Joseph Matal in Law360: ‘Patent Policy to Watch In 2021’

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Partner Joseph Matal talked with Law360 about patent policy issues to watch this year.

01/04/2021

Mark Trachtenberg Begins Term as Chair of Anti-Defamation League’s Southwest Region

Press Release

Inspired by his parents and his grandmother’s story, Partner Mark Trachtenberg has started a yearlong term as Chair of the Anti-Defamation League’s Southwest Region. 

01/04/2021

Haynes and Boone Names Partner William Cecil as New Managing Partner of London Office

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Haynes and Boone has appointed William Cecil as the new managing partner of the firm’s London office. He took the helm on Jan. 1 – the start of the fifth anniversary year of the successful merger that...

01/04/2021

Congress Extends Statute of Limitations for SEC Disgorgement

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Through a short provision ensconced within thousands of pages of a Department of Defense spending bill, the Securities and Exchange Commission received dramatically expanded authority to seek disgorge...

01/04/2021

Dan Malone in Law360: ‘Blank-Check Deals, Distressed M&A to Headline 2021 Trends’

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Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Dan Malone talked with Law360 about some of biggest merger and acquisition (M&A) trends attorneys should be keeping tabs on in 2021.

01/04/2021

Haynes and Boone Transitions to New Managing Partner, Taylor H. Wilson

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Taylor H. Wilson has begun his term as managing partner of Haynes and Boone, LLP, becoming the fourth lawyer to lead the firm in its 50-year history.

01/01/2021

Haynes and Boone Announces 2021 Class of Partners

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Haynes and Boone, LLP is proud to announce the promotion of 12 lawyers across the firm’s Austin, Dallas, Dallas-North, Houston, New York, and Orange County offices to its partnership ranks.

12/31/2020

Jeff Civins in E&E News: ‘What This Year's Rulings and Court Fights Mean for 2021’

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E&E News quoted Haynes and Boone, LLP Senior Counsel Jeff Civins in an article about the implications of 2020 environmental law case rulings on the industry in the future.

12/30/2020

After Months of Deadlock, Congress Extends Lifeline for the Arts and Entertainment Industry through the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Program

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On December 27, 2020, President Trump signed the “Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021” (the “Omnibus Bill”). Title III of Division M of the Omnibus Bill, titled the “Econom...

12/29/2020

FTC Takes Action Against Six Firms for False CBD Disease Claims

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The Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) announced a major crackdown on deceptive advertising for cannabidiol (“CBD”) products recently, taking aim at six sellers for mak...

12/29/2020

Haynes and Boone Team Represents Williams Co. in Global Resolution with Chesapeake

Press Release

Partner Austin Elam and a Haynes and Boone team represented Williams Co. in connection with its court-approved global resolution with Chesapeake, which resulted in Williams’s first upstream acquisitio...

12/28/2020

Myles Mantle, Teena Grewal and Shu Shu Wong in Law360: ‘UK Biz Relief Extensions Back Debtor-Friendly Restructuring’

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Partner Myles Mantle, Counsel Teena Grewal and Associate Shu Shu Wong authored an article in Law360 about the provisions and measures introduced by the U.K.’s Corporate Insolvency and Governa...

12/28/2020

Significant Changes to U.S. Trademark and Copyright Law Included in Latest Coronavirus Relief Legislation

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On Sunday, December 27, 2020, President Trump signed into law a COVID-19 relief and government spending bill entitled the “Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021.”

12/28/2020

Joseph Matal in National Law Journal: ‘Trademark Modernization Act a Game Changer, Ex-PTO Leader Says’

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Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Joe Matal was featured prominently in an article in The National Law Journal about how trademark legislation contained in Congress’ coronavirus relief package of...

12/28/2020

Eugene Goryunov in Law360: ‘The Few Patent Jury Trials In 2020 Led to Enormous Verdicts’

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Partner Eugene Goryunov talked with Law360 about how even though many patent trials were delayed and ultimately pushed into 2021, a few jury trials had some of the largest verdicts of the las...

12/28/2020

Joseph Matal in Law360: ‘Late-Night Relief Bill Will Spur Big Changes to IP’

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Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Joe Matal talked with Law360 about how intellectual property (IP) measures tucked into a huge government spending bill that Congress passed last week have potent...

12/28/2020

Roger Kuan, Joan Wang, and Lyric Stephenson in IP & Technology Law Journal: 'Life Sciences Considerations Regarding Compulsory Licensing, March-In Rights, and the Defense Production Act During COVID-19'

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Partner Roger Kuan, Associate Joan Wang, and Summer Associate Lyric Stephenson co-authored an article in IP & Technology Law Journal about the pressure faced by the U.S. government to promote...

12/23/2020

DOL Gives Employers New Nontraditional Tip Pooling Option

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The Department of Labor (DOL) has expanded tip pooling options for employers to include mandatory “nontraditional” tip pools. Through a nontraditional tip pool, employers may require customarily tippe...

12/22/2020

Haynes and Boone Appellate Team Helps Fracking Company Preserve Jury Verdict

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A Haynes and Boone, LLP legal team led by Partner Anne Johnson persuaded a Texas appellate court to affirm a $5 million judgment won by client Compass Well Services, LLC.

12/22/2020

Congress Revises PPP Rules for Existing Borrowers; Allows Certain Borrowers to Access Second Round of Funding

Alert

On December 21, 2020, the U.S. Congress passed the “Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021” (the “Omnibus Bill”) which is expected to be signed into law shortly by President T...

12/22/2020

Introducing AI Chats

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Haynes and Boone, LLP (“Hb”) is pleased to introduce our firm’s new podcast series: AI ChatsHb. Our bi-weekly podcasts will cover a broad range of technology and l...

12/22/2020

Jason Habinsky in HR Dive: ‘5 Questions to Ask Before Adopting a Coronavirus Vaccine Policy’

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Partner Jason Habinsky talked with HR Dive about the EEOC’s latest guidance on employer mandates for the COVID-19 vaccine.

12/21/2020

Brian Kwok in Daily Journal: ‘Many Law Firms Had a Better Year Than They Expected’

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Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Brian Kwok talked with Daily Journal about the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on law firm growth and hiring in 2020.

12/21/2020

Emma Russell, Deborah Low and Emily Fuller Author Chapter in ‘Environmental, Social & Governance Law 2021’

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Partners Emma Russell and Deborah Low and Associate Emily Fuller authored a chapter in International Comparative Legal Guides’ (ICLG’s) publication titled “Environmental, Social & Governance Law 2021....

12/21/2020

Mexico: Tax Amendments in 2021

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On December 8, 2020, a Decree was published in the Official Federal Journal, which amends, adds and repeals various provisions of the Income Tax Law, the Value Added Tax Law, the Special ...

12/21/2020

Kraig Grahmann in Law360: Clean Energy Projects Dodge Pandemic's Wrath In 2020

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Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Kraig Grahmann talked with Law360 about one of 2020’s most significant energy project finance trends involving proved developed producing (PDP) oil and gas reser...

12/18/2020

Tenth Circuit Limits OSHA’s Ability to Issue Repeat Citations

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Under the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals’ decision in Sec’y of Labor v. Wynnewood Refining Co., LLC, a successor company of an employer may avoid repeat citations that are based on prior viol...

12/18/2020

Mini Kapoor Co-Authors Article in The Advocate: ‘Innovative Tort Claims in the Wake of COVID-19’

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Associate Mini Kapoor co-authored an article in the State Bar Litigation Section Report, The Advocate, titled “Innovative Tort Claims in the Wake of COVID-19.”

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