How Corporate Counsel Can Push Back on Outside Counsel Guidelines by Citing the Ethics Rules

August 7, 2019

By Amy Richardson, Hilary Gerzhoy, and Lauren Snyder In recent years, clients have begun to insist that their corporate counsel sign Outside Counsel Guidelines (“OCGs”) that restrict a lawyer from…

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Potential Shift in DOJ “Going Dark” Policy

July 26, 2019

By Kent Bressie, Roy L. Austin, Jr., Adrienne Fowler, Shiva Goel, John Amaya and Robert A. Friedman Attorney General William Barr delivered an emphatic call for government access to plaintext…

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DOJ Antitrust Division Seeks to Kick-Start Compliance Programs

July 23, 2019

By Fernando Laguarda, Mark Davis, and Patrick O’Donnell The Department of Justice Antitrust Division wants your help to stop price fixing. In a recent speech, Assistant Attorney General Makan Delrahim…

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HWG Partner Tricia Paoletta to Present at the Internet Governance Forum USA 2019 Meeting

July 23, 2019

HWG partner Tricia Paoletta will be a panelist at the Internet Governance Forum USA (IGA-USA) 2019 meeting on July 25, 2019.  Ms. Paoletta will present on “The Impact of 5G…

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States Ramp Up Energy Efficiency Requirements

July 18, 2019

By Scott Blake Harris, John A. Hodges, Sam Walsh, and Stephanie Weiner On July 18, 2019, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed the New York State Climate Leadership and Community…

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