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One U.S. Bank Plaza
St. Louis, Missouri 63101-1611, United States
Phone: 314-552-6000
Fax: 314-552-7000
Areas of Practice
  • Agriculture
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  • Antitrust & Trade Regulation
  • Appellate Practice
  • Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law
  • Bankruptcy
  • Business Organizations
  • Business Torts
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  • Communications & Media Law
  • Construction Law
  • Education
  • Elections & Politics
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Environmental Law
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  • Immigration Law
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  • International Law & Trade
  • Labor & Employment Law
  • Litigation
  • Maritime Law
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Privacy
  • Products Liability
  • Real Estate
  • Science, Computers, & Tech
  • Securities Law
  • Taxation
  • Toxic Torts
  • Transportation
  • Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning
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  • California
  • D.C.
  • Illinois
Number of Attorneys
100+ Attorneys

What to do when the government comes calling: A checklist for handling facility inspections

It’s a sunny Friday afternoon and you’re at your desk looking forward to your weekend plans when you get a call from security: Government inspectors are at the front gate and want to perform an inspection of the facility — right…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts

News aggregators – Link, don’t replace, your sources

By one account, Bill O’Reilly’s news website includes long quotations from other news organizations, including the mainstream news organizations he often criticizes. That practice suggests a question: How much can a news…more
 /  Communications & Media Law, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology

[Webinar] Current Issues in Multijurisdictional Practice; Protecting Confidential and Privileged Information with International Travel – May 31st, 12:00pm CT

When legal issues with footprints in many jurisdictions need to be resolved, attorneys need a roadmap and a checklist to plan their strategy. This webinar will cover current rules and issues/mishaps, and the consequences for…more
 /  International Law & Trade, Law Practice Products & Services, Privacy

State-chartered fintech banking and financial services: What solutions will states pursue?

State-chartered banks and non-banks alike face a challenging 50-state regulatory regime when offering interstate internet banking and financial services, which puts them at a competitive disadvantage when compared to national…more
 /  Conflict of Laws, Finance & Banking, Science, Computers, & Technology

New Fed Circuit decision bolsters on-sale bar

Patent litigators will tell you that there are many ways to invalidate a patent. One of their favorites is a self-inflicted ground of invalidity known as the “on-sale bar.” Under patent law, if you sell (or offer to sell) your…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Intellectual Property

Customs withdraws Notice of Proposed Modification regarding the application of coastwise laws

On May 10, 2017, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency withdrew its notice of proposed modification and revocation of a series of letter rulings relating to its position on the application of the coastwise laws to the…more
 /  Administrative Law, Energy & Utilities, Labor & Employment Law, Maritime Law, Transportation

[Webinar] One Year to Implementation: What Companies Need to Know About the GDPR and EU Data Privacy Laws - May 25th, 10am CST

The clock is ticking for the international business community to ensure compliance with the European General Data Protection Regulation, which was adopted in 2016 and comes into full effect in May 2018. This overhaul of data…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Communications & Media Law, Privacy, International Law & Trade

Arizona appellate court takes the high road and enforces a commercial lease to operate a medical marijuana dispensary

In a case of first impression in Arizona, the Court of Appeals in Green Cross Medical, Inc. v. Gally (April 18, 2017) held that a lease to operate a medical marijuana dispensary was not void from its inception, either under…more
 /  Civil Remedies, Commercial Law & Contracts, Conflict of Laws, Criminal Law, Real Estate - Commercial

Libel by tweet. #Beware.

Everything is terse on Twitter. Even alleged libels. Like the Courtney Love case: $430K settlement over a single tweet. Now like music producer Dr. Luke’s case against lawyer Mark Geragos. Dr. Luke (real name Lukasz Gottwald)…more
 /  Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law, Communications & Media Law, Personal Injury

Third verse same as the first - Will Richard Prince’s transformation defense work yet again?

Take a copyrighted photograph of Sonic Youth bass player Kim Gordon, crop it, and add an Instagram border and a few words of text and emojis. Have you “transformed” it sufficiently to avoid copyright infringement? And is it so…more
 /  Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law, Civil Procedure, Communications & Media Law, Intellectual Property

New York stiffens data protection regs

New York has once again positioned itself as a leader among states by recently implementing one of the most detailed and stringent data security regulations to date. It should come as no surprise that New York is a prime target…more
 /  Consumer Protection, Finance & Banking, Insurance, Privacy, Science, Computers, & Technology

Will a court recognize ‘aerosol artists’?

You may think of it as “graffiti,” but a court in New York must determine if “aerosol art” is “meritorious” and of “recognized stature” such that it gets special copyright protection…more
 /  Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law, Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, Intellectual Property, Real Estate - Commercial

Arizona case could point way on enforcement of commercial leases for medical marijuana dispensaries

Just across the California-Arizona border, there’s an appellate case worth paying attention to, because it could signal whether California courts will hold that a commercial lease to operate a medical marijuana dispensary is…more
 /  Civil Remedies, Commercial Law & Contracts, Conflict of Laws, Criminal Law, Real Estate - Commercial

Are ‘Gross Up’ provisions gross in commercial leases?

It is common in commercial leases for the tenant to pay a pro-rata share of the operating expenses of a building, in addition to base rent. Operating expenses include expenses incurred by the landlord in operating, repairing and…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Real Estate - Commercial

Downstream drama: Iowa utility can’t recover damages from county drainage districts

The complex issues affecting agriculture and related industries came into sharp focus recently with an Iowa Supreme Court decision that considered whether one government entity can sue another for damages related to water…more
 /  Agriculture, Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Energy & Utilities, Environmental Law
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