Blogs

Below is a full list of Perkins Coie blogs, we encourage you to review the blogs below and subscribe to any that are relevant to you or your profession.

1600 PTAB & Beyond

Perkins Coie’s 1600 PTAB and Beyond blog reports from the intersection of the life sciences industry and key decisions and developments from the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB), district courts and appellate courts. We focus on IP analyses and insights within a practical and actionable context. 

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Asset Management ADVocate

The Asset Management ADVocate provides unique analysis and insight into legal developments affecting asset managers in the United States. 

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California Land Use & Development Law Report

Perkins Coie's California Land Use & Development Law Report offers insights into legal issues relating to development and use of land and federal, state and local permitting and approval processes. 

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China IP Legal Report

This blog serves to guide in-house counsel and U.S. patent attorneys on navigating Chinese IP law. We understand the ins and outs of China law and how it affects corporations. 

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The Consumer Finance Legal Report provides clients and other consumer finance companies with updates on the latest litigation, regulatory and government enforcement developments impacting the mortgage and consumer finance industries. Contributors to the blog include attorneys from the firm’s Consumer Finance and Financial Services Litigation & Investigations groups. 

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Consumer Protection Review

Our blog helps businesses that market and sell to consumers navigate federal and state legal issues related to advertising, privacy, promotions, products liability, government investigations, unfair competition, class actions and general consumer protection. Whether you are a traditional retailer, a manufacturer, a technology company or another kind of consumer-facing enterprise, check here for legal developments in unfair or deceptive business practices, product safety claims, data collection, brand protection and more. 

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Derivatives & Repo Report

The Derivatives and Repo Report offers insights into regulatory and transactional issues related to derivatives and repurchase agreements. Our goal is to provide meaningful and timely information to buy-side market participants, including: mutual funds, hedge funds, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and their investment advisers; corporate end users; nonswap dealer banks; and other end users of derivatives and repurchase agreements. 

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The Fintech Report

The Fintech Report provides news and analysis on legal developments affecting innovative fintech companies, from pre-seed startups to complex, multinational organizations. Perkins Coie attorneys offer insight on the complex regulatory, compliance, transaction, investment and consumer protection issues arising from the intersection of financial services and technology. 

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Food Litigation News

Our Food Litigation Blog shares timely insights into litigation developments, emerging arguments and challenges facing food and beverage manufacturers and related industries. Perkins Coie's lawyers counsel on the front line of controversial and complex cases, including food labeling class actions, genetically modified organisms matters (GMO), false advertising, and several "natural" claim lawsuits. 

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In the Arena: Law & Politics Update

In the Arena: Law & Politics Update offers readers news and analysis on a wide range of topics related to the laws that regulate and affect political activity. Attorneys in Perkins Coie’s nationally recognized Political Law practice will provide insight and guidance on legal developments involving campaign finance, lobbying, the Federal Election Commission, and other topics of interest to those active in the political process. The blog’s current contributing authors include Brian Svoboda and Jonathan Berkon, as well as others in the Perkins Coie Political Law Group. 

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StartupPerColator - Founder Tip of the Week

The Founder Tip Of The Week blog is for people who want to stay informed about trends and best practices related to startup business planning, seed financing, trade secret protection and much more. 

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Virtual Currency Report

The Virtual Currency Report provides news and analysis on legal developments relating to Bitcoin and other decentralized virtual currencies, math-based currencies, and decentralized ledgers. Perkins Coie attorneys offer insight on the complex regulatory, enforcement, investment and consumer protection issues arising in the virtual currency ecosystem. 

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White Collar Briefly

Drawing from breaking news, ever changing government priorities, and significant judicial decisions, this blog from Perkins Coie’s White Collar and Investigations group highlights key considerations and offers practical insights aimed to guide corporate stakeholders and counselors through an evolving regulatory environment. In an era of increasingly aggressive government enforcement and oversight, it is imperative for business leaders, in-house counsel and their advisors to have a heightened sensitivity to state and federal laws governing financial misconduct, enforcement priorities, and an awareness of best practices for dealing with white collar issues. To receive future updates, subscribe to the blog below. 

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