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    The New Food & Beverage Playbook
    The rise in activist groups and nonprofits challenging food and beverage companies is one of the reasons behind last year’s increase in class action filings. Recently recognized as a Food & Beverage Group of the Year by Law360, our industry attorneys delve into recent trends in the Food Litigation 2017 Year in Review.
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    Complying with Data Breach Notification Requirements

    When a data breach occurs, 48 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico have breach notification laws that affect your response. Review the current law for each in our comprehensive and newly updated Data Breach Notification Chart.


    Deep Dive into Blockchain and Virtual Currencies

    We offer an in-depth look into these emerging issues for
    companies working with blockchain technology or using
    and accepting bitcoin and other digital currencies:

    Legal Aspects of Smart Contract Applications >

    Self-Sovereign Identity and Distributed Ledger
    Technology: Framing the Legal Issues >

    Treatment of Bitcoin Under U.S. Property Law >

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    Untangling Net Neutrality
    The battle over net neutrality has unleashed multiple efforts to regulate, deregulate, litigate and legislate the future of the internet ecosystem. Debates are churning up so much dust that it has become hard to see the core issues. We cut through the talking points with clear-eyed commentary on the latest net neutrality developments.
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    Workplace Harassment Taskforce

    Even the most prepared employers need support to manage the current sea change in sexual and workplace harassment claims. Our cross-practice Workplace Harassment Taskforce helps in-house lawyers, boards of directors, HR teams and other managers navigate sensitive situations and provides guidance on investigations, counseling and preventive training.
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    Appellate Powerhouse
    Undefeated with a 3-0 record at the U.S. Supreme Court and client triumphs in circuit and state appellate courts nationwide, our bench of appellate attorneys earned recent recognition on the National Law Journal’s Appellate Hot List and as a Law360  2017 Appellate Group of the Year.



Perkins Coie Marks 16 Years On FORTUNE’s Best Companies To Work For® List
 Perkins Coie is proud to announce that it has been named among the 2018 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies To Work For® for the 16th consecutive year. This year the firm ranks 58 in this annual list, now in its 21st year.
Best Lawyers® 2018 Recognizes 281 Perkins Coie Attorneys
Perkins Coie is proud to announce that 281 of its attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers In America®.
Marc Elias Interviewed by The National Law Journal
Marc Elias sat down with The National Law Journal to discuss the uptick in business opportunities and job demands for election law attorneys in the relatively small field.



FCPA Enforcement and Corporate Compliance: 3 Things to Know for 2018
Last year saw continued aggressive Foreign Corrupt Practices Act enforcement by the U.S. Department of Justice and all indicators are that investigations are not going to slow down in 2018.

This update was republished in the article "FCPA Enforcement and Corporate Compliance: Four Things to Know for 2018” in Bloomberg Law's White Collar Crime Report on March 9, 2018.
New Three-Year Hold Requirement for Carried Interests, Updated Notice for S Corps
The 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, signed by President Trump last month, significantly affects the ability of the managers of investment funds to receive long-term capital gains with respect to their carried interest.
Natural Gas Importer Sues U.S. Customs for Rejecting NAFTA Claims
An importer of natural gas from Canada filed suit on February 23, 2018, alleging that U.S. Customs and Border Protection unlawfully denied preferential treatment for its imports under NAFTA.
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    Perkins Coie Marks 16 years on the FORTUNE Best Companies to Work For® List

    Perkins Coie is proud to announce that it has been named among the 2018 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies To Work For® for the 16th consecutive year.   

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