This article reviews the amendments to Rule 26(b)(1) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure took effect and reviews those decisions to provide takeaways that litigants should bear in mind as the amended rules turn two.
The firm’s Women’s Initiative submitted the video linked below to the National Association for Women Lawyers (“NAWL”) Inaugural YouTube Video Contest.
A split New York state appeals court has upheld a lower court’s decision to dismiss part of a breach of contract claim in a suit involving residential mortgage-backed securities as time-barred, saying that a summons with notice is insufficient to replace a contractually required notice.
For the fifth year in a row, U.S. News & Best Lawyers selected Murphy & McGonigle as a National Tier One Law Firm. This year, we were honored in Securities Regulation, Litigation – Securities, and Corporate Law. Only 25 firms received National Tier One recognition in all three areas. As you can see below, we are the youngest and smallest firm among those 25 listed, by far.
Murphy & McGongile's Matt Comstock authored an article on TheHill.com, "SEC Ramps-Up Blockchain Efforts."
'Having a culture of innovation in a law firm is unusual. Many lawyers are trained to be risk averse.' James Murphy keeps a laser focus on the changes affecting his financial services clients, while he also drives innovation at Murphy & McGonigle. Check out his interview here.