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FisherBroyles Featured in “Forbes” Alongside an Elite Cadre of Enterprise Legal Service Providers as Ideally Positioned to Drive the Digital Transformation of the Legal Industry Accelerated by the COVID-19 virus Pandemic

FisherBroyles featured in "Forbes" alongside an elite cadre of enterprise legal service providers as ideally positioned to drive the digital transformation of the legal industry accelerated by the COVID-19 virus pandemic. Read article here.

FisherBroyles Partners Edmund Brown and Patricia B. Fugée Succeed in a Unique Case at the Intersection of Charter Schools, Treasurer Liability, and Discharge in Bankruptcy

On March 18, 2020, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio (the "District Court"), acting as appellate court for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Ohio (the "Bankruptcy Court"), affirmed the Bankruptcy Court's decision that certain alleged liability of the Debtor, Edward Dudley, Sr., stemming from his role as [...]

Client Alert – Force Majeure Provisions In A Coronavirus Age

One issue missing (thankfully) from all apocalyptic movies is the important, but dry question of what happens to all those business transactions thrown into turmoil when society faces unprecedented disruption.  Mad Max had more serious issues about which to be concerned than contractual performance.  And, so do we.  The health and safety of our fellow [...]

Webinar – Beyond COVID 19:What Law Firm Business Leaders Need to Know About Remote Working

Join FisherBroyles, the oldest distributed law firm partnership in the world, and ZERØ, the technology company that has built the only mobile-first productivity software for lawyers, to learn how creating the right framework around remote working can increase operational excellence and foster collaboration at your firm, no matter where your employees are working from.

Client Alert – FDA Report to Congress Summarizes Progress and Next-Steps on Cannabidiol Regulation

As required under a December 2019 appropriations bill, the FDA recently provided Congress with a report on its progress in the evaluation of pathways for FDA-regulated products containing or derived from cannabis, including cannbidiol (CBD). The report addressed a number of product areas, including human drugs, animal drugs, dietary supplements, foods, cosmetics, and vape products, [...]

FisherBroyles Managing Partner of Litigation and Global General Counsel, Joel M. Ferdinand, Selected as 2020 New Jersey Super Lawyers, Rising Star

FisherBroyles Managing Partner of Litigation and Global General Counsel, Joel M. Ferdinand, was selected as a 2020 New Jersey Super Lawyers, Rising Star. The Rising Stars list recognizes no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in each state.

Client Alert – You Have Coronavirus Questions In Your Workplace? We Have Answers

Since clients are asking, we wanted to take an opportunity to compile some of these questions and answers for your workplace in order to provide our corporate clients and friends with some workplace guidance during this rapidly evolving situation. Q1: As the coronavirus pandemic escalates, how much information may an employer request from an employee [...]

FisherBroyles Welcomes New Partner Kelly A. Thompson

FisherBroyles, LLP is pleased to announce that Kelly A. Thompson has joined the firm as a partner.  Kelly brings a full-service regulatory health law practice to the firm, and she becomes the latest partner to join our unique Law Firm 2.0 model after previously working for an AmLaw 100 firm. Joel M. Ferdinand, the firm’s [...]