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OW Bunker USA Bankruptcy Case Closes

May 12, 2022

Ship & Bunker

The bankruptcy case of OW Bunker USA has finally been brought to an end, more than seven years after the…

Montgomery McCracken Elects 3 New Partners In Pa., NJ

March 2, 2022


Three litigation attorneys in Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP’s Philadelphia and New Jersey offices have been elected to partner at the…

New Partners Yearbook 2022

February 28, 2022

New Jersey Law Journal

Welcome to our annual New Partners Yearbook. This magazine is devoted to partners, including lateral partners, made or hired at New Jersey…

Six named to prestigious lawyers advisory committee of U.S. District Court for N.J.

February 21, 2022


Six lawyers have been appointed to two-year terms on the prestigious Lawyers Advisory Committee of the United States District Court…

Fed. Circ. Axes Inventor’s $1.25M IP Win Under On-Sale Bar

February 10, 2022


The Federal Circuit wiped out inventor Larry Junker’s $1.25 million win against two medical device companies, finding Thursday that his…

Slights To Leave Creative Legacy At Delaware Chancery Court

January 19, 2022


A jurist with a “keen sense of the practicalities of commercial life” who helped kill appraisal arbitrage cases and was…

A judge puts the PLCB on the hot seat for its wine fees to restaurants

November 18, 2021

The Philadelphia Inquirer

Pennsylvania’s Commonwealth and Supreme Courts found that the Liquor Control Board violated a 2016 law by not allowing direct shipments…

‘Every Firm Is Busy’: Pa.’s Hot Lateral Market Means More Work for Managing Partners, Recruiters

November 18, 2021

The Legal Intelligencer

Managing partners are also keeping in closer contact with legal recruiters, and many focusing on Pennsylvania have noticed. However, the…

Biglaw Firms In Search Of Attorney Talent Are Now Offering Up Referral Bonuses

November 11, 2021

Above the Law

How much money is your firm willing to offer current lawyers for their referrals? We know the Biglaw lateral market…

Amid Unprecedented Talent Market, Referral Bonuses Make a Return

November 10, 2021

The Legal Intelligencer

“This is one of the hottest lateral markets that I’ve seen in years, maybe the hottest lateral market since I’ve…

Quinn Emanuel Can’t Escape Insys Ch. 11 Suit Over Payments

October 29, 2021


Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP can’t dodge a suit filed in Insys Therapeutics Inc.’s Ch. 11 case over $90,000 paid…

‘Have they locked the doors?’ Judge presses for details on Hershey charity spat with board member.

August 31, 2021

The Philadelphia Inquirer

With claims of millions of dollars unaccounted for at the Milton Hershey School, a judge considered Tuesday whether a board…

Maxus Energy Says No To $5.2M Fee For Insurance Consultant

August 30, 2021


On July 30, 2021, our attorneys Edward L. Schnitzer and Marc J. Phillips filed a motion for allowance and payment…

Law Journal Announces New Jersey Legal Awards Winners, Finalists

August 2, 2021

New Jersey Law Journal

The New Jersey Law Journal has announced this year’s honorees for the New Jersey Legal Awards, including the Attorney of…

Video Game Developer Looks To Toss Players’ Antitrust Suit

July 27, 2021


The video game developer behind a popular gaming platform has urged a Washington federal court to throw out gamers’ claims…

How One of the World’s Biggest Ships Jammed the Suez Canal

July 17, 2021

The New York Times

Four months after the megaship Ever Given got stuck in the canal, neither the canal nor the shipping industry has…

City Provides Update on Mishandling of MOVE Victims’ Remains

July 12, 2021

The City of Philadelphia Mayor's Office of Communications

The City  provided the following updates regarding the recent mishandling of the MOVE victims’ remains: […] Independent Investigation: We have…

Employment Lawyers Clash While Lawmakers Weigh Limits on Noncompete Agreements

June 30, 2021

New Jersey Law Journal

While New Jersey lawmakers debate measures to limit the reach of employment noncompete agreements, litigation between employers and former employees…

Renowned Philly Defense Atty Joins Montgomery McCracken

May 12, 2021

Law360 Pulse

Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP has added a Philadelphia lawyer with an established reputation as one of the city’s…

Montgomery McCracken Starts Firmwide Digital Crisis Group

April 6, 2021


Growing requests for legal advice from clients experiencing an online or social media emergency led Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP to…