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Navigating the matrimonial malpractice minefield: strategies for avoiding legal malpractice claims
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • June 21 2012

The frequency of legal malpractice claims arising in the matrimonial law context tends to be higher than in many other areas of practice


Reminder about coordination and electioneering communication deadlines
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • November 16 2011

With the 2012 election cycle well underway, corporations, trade associations and others should not forget about the upcoming coordinated and electioneering periods for the presidential primaries


FEC issues Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Internet Communication Disclaimers
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • November 16 2011

On October 6, 2011, the Federal Election Commission (FEC) issued an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) on Internet Communication Disclaimers


FEC round-up: FEC takes action in three matters
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • November 16 2011

The Federal Election Commission (FEC) recently made three significant decisions involving permissible separate segregated fund activities, the date that certain independent expenditures are publicly disseminated for reporting purposes and a new step in the latter stages of FEC enforcement matters


Insurer entitled to discovery of attorney client communications and attorney work product relating to underlying claim
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • September 22 2011

Applying Florida and federal law, the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida has held that an insurer was entitled to discovery of otherwise protected attorney client communications and attorney work product from the underlying case because of the existence of a common interest between the insurer and the insured and because the insured put defense counsel work product “at issue” by challenging the insurer’s allocation assessment


What is a Super PAC?
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • September 15 2011

Super PACs have been in the news quite a bit recently, but exactly what are they?


Maryland and North Dakota adjust campaign finance rules
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • July 15 2011

On May 19, 2011, Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley approved former House Bill 93 Election Law-Independent Expenditures and Electioneering Communications-Reporting


FCC revises rules for reporting ex parte communications
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • May 25 2011

On Monday, May 2, 2011, the Federal Register published the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) March 2011 Report and Order (R&O) and Further Notice of Proposed Rule Making (FNPRM) to amend its rules governing ex parte presentations made in rule making and other permit-but-disclose proceedings


Doing business with the Federal Government - an overview
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • April 8 2011

Contracting with the Federal Government involves competing in a regulated marketplace and creates obligations and potential liabilities that generally do not exist in the commercial marketplace


Insurer cannot claim California mediation privilege when it fails to attend mediation in person
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • March 1 2011

A California court of appeal has reversed summary judgment in favor of an insurer over whether coverage was precluded for a settlement by its insured, a mutual interinsurance exchange for health care professionals, under either an "underwriting" exclusion or a "no voluntary payments" provision in an insurance errors and omissions policy