This Week

“Which office do I go to, to get my reputation back?”

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May 7, 2019

“Which office do I go to, to get my reputation back?”

–Raymond Donovan, former Labor Secretary under President Reagan, after being acquitted Over the past few months, we started a series […]

Risk

The Criminalization of Business Behaviors

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April 29, 2019

The Criminalization of Business Behaviors

Between a long law school clerkship at the US Department of Justice Federal Bureau of Prisons, a month inside nearly […]

This Week

“The era of self-regulation for online companies is over.”

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April 15, 2019

“The era of self-regulation for online companies is over.”

There is always a canary in the coal mine when the present becomes prologue – an incident so clear in the […]

This Week

Closer to Home: 2018- The Year In Review

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April 8, 2019

Closer to Home: 2018- The Year In Review

Fifty-one years ago this week, I was with my dad and sister at my grandparents’ apartment in Washington, D.C. when […]

Crisis

Jussie Smollett & Due Process Meet at The Corner Of Chicagoland and Hollywood

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April 3, 2019

Jussie Smollett & Due Process Meet at The Corner Of Chicagoland and Hollywood

Since the beginning, I have urged that in the Jussie Smollett affair, we keep our powder dry and put our […]

Crisis

Boeing Meets Thomas Hobbes On the Way To AI

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April 2, 2019

Boeing Meets Thomas Hobbes On the Way To AI

In interviews and coverage this week with The New York Times, Korea’s Chosun, CBS Radio, and O’Dwyer’s, all of the […]

This Week

It’s Mueller Time

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April 1, 2019

It’s Mueller Time

For the next week and certainly for some time after that, all we will be talking about is the Mueller […]

Crisis

The Aberration Becomes The Norm

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March 18, 2019

The Aberration Becomes The Norm

This week marks the 51st anniversary of the My Lai massacre, in which Charlie Company killed over 500 unarmed civilians […]

This Week

Overzealous Prosecution May Not Make News… But It’s Still News

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March 11, 2019

Overzealous Prosecution May Not Make News… But It’s Still News

The talk of the town this week is the remarkably light sentence that Paul Manafort received. Yet for us, the […]

Crisis

Why We Should All Avoid the Jussie Smollett-Style Rush to Judgment

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March 4, 2019

Why We Should All Avoid the Jussie Smollett-Style Rush to Judgment

I have to admit that we don’t often represent athletes and celebrities, nor do we frequently write about them. Certainly, […]

This Week

Buffett At His Best: The Berkshire Hathaway Shareholder Letters

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March 1, 2019

Buffett At His Best: The Berkshire Hathaway Shareholder Letters

“Vigorous writing is concise,” E.B. White famously wrote in The Elements of Style. There’s no better example of White’s principles […]

This Week

The Criminalization of the Boardroom, Part III

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February 7, 2019

The Criminalization of the Boardroom, Part III

LEVICK was honored to work in concert with Akerman’s litigation and white collar crime divisions on a three-part Forbes series detailing […]