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    Committed to Great Causes

    Perkins Coie devoted more than 60,600 pro bono hours in 2014. From exciting teens about fitness to advocating for the voting rights of minorities and marriage equality, we commit to causes making a difference.

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    Are You Prepared for a Security Breach?
    Knowing the prevailing state laws is a must-have BEFORE a breach occurs. Perkins Coie offers a comprehensive chart summarizing state laws dealing with security breach notifications. Lawyers, compliance professionals and business owners use it as a great resource to prepare for and respond to data breaches.

    Check out the Security Breach Notification Chart here.
    Solar Power Play

    When a lawsuit threatened the future of Ivanpah, the world’s largest concentrated solar facility, we fought to keep the lights on.

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    about our work in renewable energy and clean technology.

    The Holiday Countdown Begins!
    To help retailers prepare for the 2015 holiday season, we kick off our annual Wrapping Paper series with an early analysis of the retail landscape, “Can This Holiday Be Saved?

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Perkins Coie’s Marc Elias Featured on MSNBC’s Hardball
Perkins Coie Partner Marc Elias appeared on the June 3 MSNBC program Hardball with Chris Matthews in a segment called “Fight for the Right to Vote”.  Watch it here. 
Perkins Coie Named Among Top Firms in 2015 Chambers USA
Perkins Coie is proud to announce that it has again been ranked by Chambers & Partners, publishers of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, as one of the top law firms in the United States.
Perkins Coie Launches Asset Management ADVocate
Perkins Coie is proud to announce the launch of Asset Management ADVocate, a new blog that provides unique analysis and insight into legal developments affecting asset managers in the United States.



Iran Agreement Limits U.S. Sanctions Relief, Primarily to Non-U.S. Entities
Iran has reached an agreement with the international community that would require Iran to restrict aspects of its nuclear program in return for the eventual lifting of certain U.S. and international sanctions against it. The agreement is called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).
U.S. DOL Sets Sights on Businesses Using Independent Contractors
Employers should take immediate action to ensure that they are properly classifying their workers in light of new guidance released on July 15, 2015, by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL).
The July 2015 TCPA Omnibus Declaratory Ruling and Order: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
In last Friday’s long-awaited TCPA Omnibus Declaratory Ruling and Order (Order), the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) may have dramatically altered the landscape for TCPA class action defense.