Taking a Stand
Our Response to the Events of January 6th at the U.S. Capitol
Free and fair elections, the acceptance of duly certified election outcomes, and the peaceful transfer of power all lie at the heart of our democracy. Attempts to disrupt constitutional processes through violence are the antithesis of free speech and directly threaten the rule of law.
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Look to Our Women Patent Litigators
Perkins Coie’s women patent litigators are scoring major victories for pharmaceutical, technology, imaging, semiconductor, and other companies in courtrooms and venues nationwide. Drawing on deep technical backgrounds, our women-led teams guard and defend clients’ most complex and valuable patents.
EXCELLENCE IN LAW
26 Attorneys Promoted to Partner
Acquisition of 17 Litigators Strengthens Our National Practice
Blockchain Technology & Digital Currency
Anti-Money Laundering Regulation of Privacy-Enabling Cryptocurrencies
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response
Maintaining Business Operations in a Global Health Emergency
The mounting coronavirus pandemic requires a flexible and informed response. Our attorneys in the United States and China are helping businesses manage the legal and operational issues arising from this global outbreak.
DOJ’s False Claims Act Recoveries Drop to $2.2 Billion in FY 2020—But the Decrease May Be Short-Lived
The U.S. Department of Justice recovered more than $2.2 billion in settlements and judgments from civil cases under the False Claims Act in the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, a drop of more than 25% from fiscal year 2019, when DOJ recovered more than $3 billion.
Portal Opens for New PPP Loans With New SBA Guidance and Application Forms
The Small Business Administration announced that they will begin accepting loan applications from community financial institutions for new “first draw” Paycheck Protection Program loans beginning on January 11 and for “second draw” PPP loans beginning on January 13.
With patent portfolios valued in billions of dollars, protecting your investments is critical. Inter partes reviews and other evolving post-grant procedures have reduced the time and cost of patent litigation, but it’s uncharted territory. We guide you through the new decisions, practices, and landscape in our post-grant proceedings resource library.
Helping Maintain Business Operations
Clients rely on Perkins Coie for advice and guidance in the face of an emergency. For those currently dealing with the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, and those anticipating its effects, our attorneys are helping businesses respond and prepare.
Perkins Coie is proud to announce that it has been named among the 2020 Fortune “100 Best Companies to Work For®” for the 18th consecutive year. This year, the firm ranks 40th on the list.
Perkins Coie offers qualifying clients access to the firm’s Le[a]dBetter® program, an innovative initiative that offers increased support to startups that have at least one woman in a senior leadership role.
From developments related to virtual currencies and consumer finance to trends in food litigation, privacy and data security law and more, our 15 blogs offer timely information and insights on a range of topics that affect businesses every day.