White and Williams LLP

1650 Market Street
One Liberty Place, Suite 1800
Philadelphia, PA 19103-7395, United States
Phone: 215.864.7000
Fax: 215.864.7123
Areas of Practice
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  • Antitrust & Trade Regulation
  • Appellate Practice
  • Bankruptcy
  • Business Organizations
  • Business Torts
  • Civil Rights
  • Class Action
  • Commercial Law & Contracts
  • Construction Law
  • Debtor/Creditor
  • Education
  • Finance & Banking
  • Health
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Law & Trade
  • Labor & Employment Law
  • Litigation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Privacy
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Real Estate
  • Science, Computers, & Tech
  • Securities Law
  • Transportation
  • Worker’s Compensation
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Other U.S. Locations
  • Delaware
  • Massachusetts
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
Other Countries
  • China
Number of Attorneys
100+ Attorneys

California Federal Court: “All Sums” Allocation Applies to Meso Case Under CA and NY Law

On March 15, 2018, a California federal court (for the Northern District) ruled that under either California or New York law an “all sums” allocation applies to claims for coverage for an underlying mesothelioma wrongful death…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Insurance, Personal Injury, Products Liability

Recent Healthcare Fraud Suit Puts Private Equity Industry on Notice as to Potential Liability for Portfolio Company Conduct

In February, the Department of Justice (DOJ) intervened in a False Claims Act case alleging healthcare fraud, a common enough event. The case in question, originally began in 2015 as a whistleblower case brought by two former…more
 /  Finance & Banking, Government Contracting, Health, Science, Computers, & Technology

Financial Reporting for Foreign Private Issuers Before the SEC

Under the current rules of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), foreign issuers are allowed to use International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) financial statements in their registration statements and periodic…more
 /  Business Organizations, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Securities Law

Insider Trading Charges Brought Against CIO for Post-Breach Trading

On March 14, 2018, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) charged a chief information officer (CIO) for a US business division of Equifax with insider trading in advance of Equifax’s September 2017 disclosure of the…more
 /  Finance & Banking, Privacy, Science, Computers, & Technology, Securities Law

SEC Issues Guidance to Cryptocurrency Exchanges

On March 7, 2018, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued additional guidance with respect to digital assets trading platforms, affirming that platforms that offer trading of cryptocurrencies that are securities…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, Science, Computers, & Technology, Securities Law

Superior Court of Pennsylvania Rejects Pre-Tincher Product Liability Jury Instruction and Grants Tincher Defendant a New Trial

Despite the monumental change in product liability law brought about by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s 2014 decision in Tincher v. Omega Flex, many plaintiff attorneys have continued to push judges to give jury instructions…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Products Liability

Department of Labor Announces New Payroll Audit Pilot Program

The US Department of Labor (DOL) Wage and Hour Division recently announced that it will launch a new Payroll Audit Independent Determination (PAID) program. PAID will provide employers with the option to proactively address…more
 /  Labor & Employment Law

2017 Tax Act: Choice of Entity

We recently prepared an alert on the new 20% qualified business income deduction that was added by the 2017 Tax Act. We have received many questions from our clients and friends about whether, notwithstanding the QBI deduction,…more
 /  Business Organizations, Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, Taxation

Delaware Chancery Court Clarifies That Section 144 Compliance Will Not Automatically Bestow Business Judgment Protection

Most directors and officers are aware of Section 144 of the Delaware General Corporation Law, which provides that a corporate transaction involving an interested director or officer is not void solely because of that reason, or…more
 /  Business Organizations, Finance & Banking, Securities Law

United States v. Microsoft Raises Significant Questions Regarding Application of the Stored Communications Act

On Tuesday, February 27, 2018, the US Supreme Court heard oral argument in connection with an ongoing dispute between the Department of Justice (DOJ) and Microsoft over data in the corporation’s datacenter in Ireland. At the…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Electronic Discovery, International Law & Trade, Privacy

Finding Plaintiff Intentionally Spoliated Evidence, the Northern District of Indiana Imposes Sanctions

On January 23, 2018, the Northern District of Indiana issued a decision that clarifies what constitutes spoliation of evidence under Indiana law. In Arcelormittal Ind. Harbor LLC v. Amex Nooter, LLC, 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 10141…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Law Practice Products & Services

US Supreme Court Narrows Dodd-Frank Act Whistleblower Protections

The US Supreme Court recently resolved a long-standing split amongst the Circuits regarding whether the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the Act) protects both internal and external whistleblowers. In…more
 /  Business Organizations, Civil Rights, Labor & Employment Law, Securities Law

FDA Releases Draft Guidances to Enhance Drug Supply Chain Security

On March 1, 2018, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued two new draft guidances which further the FDA’s implementation of the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA). The DSCSA amended the Federal Food, Drug, and…more
 /  Health

Washington Suburb Targeted by Cybercrime and Ransomware Attacks – Cyber News

A recent report from The Seattle Times provides details on a series of social engineering and ransomware attacks successfully perpetrated on a Seattle suburb during the second half of 2017. The incidents of cyber scams…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Criminal Law, Finance & Banking, Privacy, Science, Computers, & Technology

Spotify Is Bypassing a Traditional IPO in Favor of Direct Listing. Should Other Companies Follow Its Lead?

First Spotify changed the music industry. Now it might change the way we think about public offerings. On Wednesday, February 28, 2018, Spotify filed its prospectus to go public through a direct listing on the New York Stock…more
 /  Business Organizations, Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, Securities Law
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