Locke Lord is a full-service law firm of 20 offices designed to meet clients’ needs around the world. The Firm has a history that spans more than 130 years and is a leader in the middle market sector in numerous industries. Among our many strong practice areas are mergers and acquisitions, corporate and finance transactions, private equity, appellate, aviation, bankruptcy/restructuring/insolvency, business litigation and dispute resolution, class action litigation, consumer finance, employee benefits, energy, environmental, financial services, fund formation, health care and life sciences, insurance and reinsurance, intellectual property, international, labor and employment, privacy and cybersecurity, public finance, public law, real estate, regulatory, tax, technology, telecommunications, venture capital, and white collar criminal defense and internal investigations.
Recent Firm News & Legal Updates
Alabama has taken a significant step toward legalizing medical marijuana. Last week, the Alabama Senate passed a bill by a 17-6 vote that would create a process for prescribing medical marijuana to patients with certain enumerated conditions.
In a case with implications for director and officer protections, and of particular relevance to principals of private equity firms, the Delaware Superior Court recently denied two former directors coverage under a D&O insurance policy.
On January 10, 2019, Massachusetts Governor Baker signed “An Act relative to consumer protection from security breaches", which added new requirements and obligations for companies that experience a data breach.
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