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New Legal Exposures Appearing for Makers and Sellers of CBD Products

Earlier this fall, we released a client alert regarding FTC warning letters issued to various companies warning that their advertising of CBD oils, tinctures, capsules, “gummies” and creams may violate FTC rules. Similarly, the FDA issued warning letters this year to a number of firms marketing CBD products, citing them for misbranded drug products, unsubstantiated [...]

FisherBroyles’ Partner Stu Panensky Featured at the 2019 PLUS Conference

FisherBroyles' Partner Stu Panensky will be speaking about the California Consumer Privacy Act ("CCPA") at the insurance industry's annual Professional Liability Underwriting Society "PLUS" Conference. Stu's panel will discuss CCPA's implications to policyholders and insurers. For more information about the PLUS and its Annual Conference, please visit the PLUS website.

Restructuring Partner H. Joseph Acosta Co-Chaired the 8th Annual Energy Summit

Restructuring Partner H. Joseph Acosta Co-Chaired the 8th Annual Energy Summit held in Dallas, Texas on September 17, 2019. The Summit included forecasting by Exxon Mobile through 2040 and discussions by leading M&A, Restructuring and Human Resource professionals regarding trends in the energy market. Read full article here. 

FisherBroyles Employment Law Partners Eric Meyer and Amy Epstein Gluck are BOTH speaking at the annual SHRM Lehigh Valley Conference, People, Purpose, & Passion, on October 22, 2019

FisherBroyles Employment Law Partners Eric Meyer and Amy Epstein Gluck are BOTH speaking at the annual SHRM Lehigh Valley Conference, People, Purpose, & Passion, on October 22, 2019. Eric is a keynote speaker presenting about the do's and don'ts when conducting workplace investigations, and Amy will speak about preventing discrimination and harassment on the basis of sexual orientation, gender [...]

ERE Media Taps FisherBroyles Employment Partner, Eric B. Meyer, for Premier National Conference to Address the Law on Social Media Recruiting

What do you do when you learn that your top candidate - the one with the best possible credentials on paper - has a controversial tweet, or a post, in their past? Maybe it's blatant racism or something that could be considered sexism. Or it could be polarizing political views that don't align with the [...]

Partners Stu Panensky & Tony Onorato Author Article on Cyber Security Legal Obligations

Partners Stu Panensky and Tony Onorato recently authored an article on cyber security legal obligations for global insurance and risk management think tank Insurance Thought Leadership. Titled, Where to Turn for Cyber Assistance?, Stu, Tony and their co-author, Underwriting Director and Cyber Industry Leader for CNA, Brian Robb, explore privacy and information security legislation in New York, California, Massachusetts and other jurisdictions and the [...]

Partner R. Mark Halligan will be a Speaker, “Seeking Remedies for Misappropriation of Trade Secrets”, World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Symposium on Trade Secrets and Innovation

Partner R. Mark Halligan will be a Speaker, "Seeking Remedies for Misappropriation of Trade Secrets", World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Symposium on Trade Secrets and Innovation, Geneva, Switzerland (November 25-26, 2019). Click here for more information.

FisherBroyles’ Employment Counsel and Partner Amy Epstein Gluck to Speak on Best Termination Practices on at the American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries Annual Conference

FisherBroyles' Employment Counsel and Partner Amy Epstein Gluck is speaking about best termination practices on October 21, 2019 at the American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries annual conference at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in Washington, D.C. You can read all about ASPPA's conference here. #ASPPAannual #ASPPA19

Partner R. Mark Halligan, will be a Panelist, 63rd Annual Intellectual Property Conference UIC John Marshall Law School

Partner R. Mark Halligan, will be a Panelist, 63rd Annual Intellectual Property Conference UIC John Marshall Law School, Developments in Trade Secret Law on November 1, 2019. Click here for more info.

Partners Alastair Warr, as Lead Counsel, and Michael Khoury Secured an Arbitration Award in Favor of our Client Williams International Co., LLC.

Partners Alastair Warr, as lead counsel, and Michael Khoury secured an arbitration award in favor of our client Williams International Co., LLC. This complicated arbitration arose out of Williams's decision not to repair two engines recovered from a crashed business jet. Without disclosing the severity of the aircraft crash, the plaintiff asked Williams to evaluate two FJ44-3 engines [...]