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Nixon Peabody advises Barron’s Educational Series in the sale of its test prep and study guide brands to Kaplan, Inc.

September 21, 2018

Nixon Peabody represents Blackstone Group in lease to open Willis Tower’s first food hall

September 17, 2018

Federal court of appeals order affirms dismissal of all claims against the National Gallery, London, regarding Matisse painting

September 12, 2018

Nixon Peabody to host the “25th Anniversary of the 1993 March on Washington for Equality & Liberation”

September 10, 2018

Nixon Peabody LLP advised Sensata Technologies, Inc., in the divestment of its valves business to Pacific Industrial Co., Ltd., for $173M

September 10, 2018

Nixon Peabody client BioCellection partners with the City of San Jose and GreenWaste Recovery in innovative plastic recycling pilot

August 28, 2018

Nixon Peabody represents TEGNA Inc. in proposed acquisition of leading television stations in Toledo, OH, and Odessa-Midland, TX

August 22, 2018

Nixon Peabody affirms its commitment to diversity and inclusion through Mansfield Certification Plus

August 21, 2018

Nixon Peabody represents global organization Sustainable Ocean Alliance in its formation

August 20, 2018

Sixteen Nixon Peabody attorneys named “Lawyers of the Year” by The Best Lawyers in America© for 2019

August 15, 2018

Legal 500 recognizes Nixon Peabody attorneys in annual ranking

August 02, 2018

Nixon Peabody clients Brooklyn and Bailey McKnight partner with JCPenney

July 27, 2018

Nixon Peabody CWL secures summary judgment for HK$540m outstanding loan against major infrastructure company

July 20, 2018

Nixon Peabody advises Cobalt Holdings, Inc., in a major broadband infrastructure expansion deal in the Mexican Caribbean

July 10, 2018

Nixon Peabody clients close financing on large-scale urban shopping center in Los Angeles

July 09, 2018

Family harmed by border separation policy is finally reunited after federal civil rights suit

July 05, 2018

Nixon Peabody secures landmark victory for the transgender community in Iowa

June 27, 2018

Ellie Altshuler named to Los Angeles Daily Journal’s list of top 40 attorneys under 40

June 26, 2018

Nixon Peabody honored by IAM Patent 1000 for excellence in patent law

June 15, 2018

Nixon Peabody recognized in annual report of world’s leading IP firms

June 11, 2018

Media Clips

Guatemalan seeking asylum sues for daughter’s return

Boston Globe | June 28, 2018

In the following coverage, Nixon Peabody is mentioned as co-counsel, with the ACLU for an asylum applicant from Guatemala who is suing the U.S. government after she was forcibly separated from her 8-year-old daughter at the border.

Drug testing in the workplace

Bloomberg Radio | June 19, 2018

Boston labor and employment partner Jeff Gilbreth spoke to the hosts of Bloomberg Radio on the challenges of drug testing in the workplace in Massachusetts.

Unintended consequences? The potential impact autonomous vehicles could have on your home

Forbes | June 18, 2018

Los Angeles Office Managing Partner Justin Thompson wrote this contributed column analyzing the potential impact of autonomous vehicles on residential real estate, including the possible end of the two-car garage.

The new civil right: How the LGBTQ community can knock down barriers to economic empowerment

San Francisco Business Times | June 15, 2018

Nixon Peabody and San Francisco office managing partner Tom Gaynor is featured in this article about the importance of making economic empowerment the next goal of the LGBTQ rights movement.

Crain's 5 coolest offices in New York 2018

Crain’s New York | June 11, 2018

Nixon Peabody’s New York City office is highlighted in Crain’s New York as one of the five coolest offices in the city. NP is the only law firm to be included in this year’s list.

New Hampshire, hospitals strike $1.7 billion reimbursement deal

Reuters | June 06, 2018

Litigation Department Chair Scott O’Connell is quoted in this article on a “significant breakthrough” the Nixon Peabody team achieved in its representation of a group of 26 New Hampshire hospitals seeking reimbursement from the state for indigent care costs.

Why remote working succeeds at some companies and not others

Chicago Tribune | October 04, 2017

Chicago labor and employment associate Brittany Bogaerts is quoted in this article about the growing number of employees working remotely in the U.S.

Heavy debt crushed owners of Toys ‘R’ Us

Wall Street Journal | September 19, 2017

San Francisco financial restructuring and bankruptcy partner Lou Cisz is quoted in this article on the factors that led to retailer Toys ‘R’ Us’ bankruptcy filing.

Nixon Peabody's on-site incubator a boost for LGBT entrepreneurs

American Lawyer, National Law Journal, Law.com | September 14, 2017

San Francisco office managing partner Tom Gaynor and IP counseling and transactions partner On Lu are quoted in this feature article about the StartOut Growth Lab, an LGBT startup accelerator based in Nixon Peabody’s San Francisco office.

Nixon Peabody brings back the sun in DC

The National Law Journal | August 27, 2017

This article features the Washington, DC office’s solar program and mentions partners Jeff Lesk and Herb Stevens, who manage grants for the firm’s nonprofit New Partners Community Solar Corp.

Hop on the Justice Bus: Next stop? Citizenship

NPR | August 27, 2017

Los Angeles office managing partner Seth Levy, partner Justin Thompson and associate Jessica Walker are quoted in this article about the Los Angeles office’s pro bono work with OneJustice’s Justice Bus to help low-income immigrant Green Card holders seeking U.S. citizenship.

The war inside Trump Village

Crain’s New York | August 21, 2017

New York City affordable housing partner Erica Buckley provides commentary on the complications that arise when apartments exit affordable housing programs.

Legal experts weigh in on the Gucci vs. Forever 21 stripe trademark battle

Hollywood Reporter | August 14, 2017

Los Angeles IP counseling and transactions partner and fashion practice group leader Staci Riordan is quoted in this article about dueling trademark lawsuits between Gucci and Forever 21.

Here's how businesses are welcoming nonprofits to share their space

San Francisco Business Times | July 20, 2017

San Francisco office managing partner Tom Gaynor is quoted extensively in this feature on the San Francisco office’s StartOut Growth Lab. The article highlights the program, the inspiration behind how it got started, and the synergies between Nixon Peabody and StartOut.

Billboard's 2017 top music lawyers revealed, led by Joel Katz

Billboard | July 17, 2017

Billboard Magazine has named Los Angeles IP counseling and transactions partner Julian Petty as a top music lawyer in 2017. 

Law firm lends office space support to new LGBTQ startout lab

San Francisco Chronicle | June 25, 2017

San Francisco M&A and corporate transactions partner Tom Gaynor is quoted throughout this feature about the San Francisco office’s StartOut Growth Lab. The article highlights the program, the reasons behind it, and the collaboration between Nixon Peabody and StartOut.

Ten legal issues to watch when it comes to eSports

Forbes | May 19, 2017

Associates Irene Scholl-Tatevosyan, Matt Morris, Chris Queenin and Brianna Howard co-authored this article about legal issues the booming eSports industry should consider.

Immigration in esports: Do gamers count as athletes?

Forbes | May 18, 2017

Boston labor and employment counsel Courtney New contributed this article about how the U.S. immigration system’s lack of a definition for “athlete” in the P-1 visa category presents challenges for the booming esports industry.

Rape changed her life—and New Hampshire law

New Hampshire Union Leader | May 13, 2017

This article is about Manchester government investigations and white collar defense partner and practice group leader Dave Vicinanzo’s pro bono client. Inspired by this case, Dave helped draft a bill, set to be signed into law, which changes how parental rights are terminated in situations when the pregnancy is a result of sexual assault.

Handing over the crown

Private Funds Management | May 01, 2017

New York City private equity and investment funds partner Ted Ughetta is quoted throughout this article about succession planning for private equity firms.

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