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  • Spotlight on No-Poach Agreements Continues, Expands to New Industries
    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
    Paul M. Eckles, Karen Hoffman Lent, Matthew M. Martino, Tara L. Reinhart
    The Washington state attorney general has been expanding his efforts to eradicate the use of no-poach agreements by employers. Other states are starting to follow his lead.
  • Planning for Merger Reviews and Antitrust Inquiries in Case of a 'No-Deal' Brexit
    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
    Bill Batchelor, Frederic Depoortere, Giorgio Motta, Ingrid Vandenborre, Alexander Kamp, Nick Wolfe
    Companies should pre-emptively address the risk of a “no-deal” Brexit.
  • Continued Efficiencies in the Commercial Division
    New York Law Journal
    Patrick G. Rideout, Giyoung Song

    New York’s Commercial Division continues to adopt changes emphasizing efficiency, innovation and agility in order to attract high-stakes complex commercial cases. The most recent initiatives involve promoting early dispositions of material aspects of cases, using technology during discovery and cracking down on perceived gamesmanship with respect to brief length.