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Alston & Bird LLP

Offices

  1. USA

    1. Atlanta GA

      One Atlantic Centre, 1201 West Peachtree Street, Atlanta GA 30309, USA T 1 404 881 7000 F 1 404 881 7777
    2. Charlotte NC

      Bank of America Plaza, 101 South Tryon Street Suite 4000, Charlotte NC 28280-4000, USA T 1 704 444 1000 F 1 704 444 1752
    3. Dallas TX

      Chase Tower, 2200 Ross Avenue, Suite 3601, Dallas TX 75202, USA T 1 214 432 7770 F 1 214 922 3899
    4. Durham NC

      4721 Emperor Boulevard, Suite 400, Durham NC 27703, USA T 1 919 862 2202 F 1 919 862 2260
    5. Los Angeles CA

      333 South Hope Street, 16th Floor, Los Angeles CA 90071, USA T 1 213 576 1000
    6. Menlo Park CA

      275 Middlefield Road, Suite 150, Menlo Park CA 94025-4008, USA T 1 650 838 2000 F 1 650 838 2001
    7. New York NY

      90 Park Avenue, 15th Floor, New York NY 10016 1387, USA T 1 212 210 9418 F 1 212 210 9444
    8. Palo Alto CA

      3000 El Camino Real, Suite 400, Palo Alto CA 94306-2112, USA T 1 650 838 2000 F 1 650 838 2001
    9. Washington DC

      The Atlantic Building, 950 F Street NW, Washington DC 20004-1404, USA T 1 202 756 3300 F 1 202 756 3333
    10. Westlake Village CA

      2801 Townsgate Road, Suite 215, Westlake Village CA 91361, USA T 1 805 497 9474 F 1 805 497 8804
  1. Employment-related Fair Credit Reporting Act cases on the rise

    USA - July 18 2014

    With increasing frequency, employers are being targeted by lawsuits alleging violations of state and federal consumer reporting statutes

  2. California Supreme Court to weigh in on the conflict of authority regarding the “components parts” doctrine

    USA - July 15 2014

    On July 9, 2014, the California Supreme Court agreed to review Division Four of the Second Appellate District of the California Court of Appeal's

  3. Indemnity for active negligence or willful misconduct now prohibited in California

    USA - June 27 2013

    Normally, a general contractor performs little or none of the work on a construction project with its own forces. Instead, subcontractors perform the

  4. Georgia Supreme Court confirms business judgment rule protection

    USA - July 15 2014

    In a landmark decision, FDIC v. Loudermilk, the Georgia Supreme Court confirmed that the business judgment rule protects Georgia’s directors and

  5. House and Senate bills aim to tighten anti-inversion rules

    USA - July 15 2014

    Following the administration budget's proposal for stricter anti-inversion legislation, Congressmen Chris Van Hollen and Sander Levin have introduced

  1. EEOC issues new Enforcement Guidance on pregnancy discrimination

    USA - July 24 2014

    On July 14, 2014, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) issued new Enforcement Guidance (the "Guidance") on pregnancy discrimination and

  2. Notice to late filers of Form 5500 regarding relief from penalties under the Internal Revenue Code and reminder about fee disclosures

    USA - July 24 2014

    This advisory addresses an important update regarding additional steps that plan administrators must take, in order to avoid penalties under the

  3. SEC adopts Final Rules and guidance defining “security-based swap dealer” and “major security-based swap participant” in cross-border transactions

    USA - July 23 2014

    On June 25, 2014, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) adopted the first of a series of rules on cross-border security-based swap activities

  4. Employment-related Fair Credit Reporting Act cases on the rise

    USA - July 18 2014

    With increasing frequency, employers are being targeted by lawsuits alleging violations of state and federal consumer reporting statutes

  5. Congress’ creation of privately funded and privately managed federal program not enough to trigger False Claims Act liability

    USA - July 16 2014

    In a decision that may have far-reaching implications to the Federal Government's efforts to oversee the E-Rate Program, the Fifth Circuit Court of