may2021

Top Seven Terrible Mistakes Lawyers Make in Arbitrations

There is a great argument that lawyer advocacy in an arbitration is more essential than at trial in court. Agreeing to arbitrate disputes is […]

A Better Alternative to Business Bankruptcy

A Better Alternative to Business Bankruptcy

You are sitting in your office and an associate counsel comes to you. The company is facing an immediate liquidity crisis and is looking […]

Covid Is Accelerating the Gig Economy

Covid Is Accelerating the Gig Economy

Covid-19 has accelerated a transformation of the workplace that was underway long before the pandemic. The technological revolution, combined with the need to quickly […]

Roundup of Boardroom Diversity Legislation

Roundup of Boardroom Diversity Legislation

Although advocacy groups and institutional investors have long pushed for greater boardroom diversity, state legislatures have begun enacting or proposing legislation aimed at accelerating […]

Expect Problems When Employees Return to the Workplace

Expect Problems When Employees Return to the Workplace

According to Pew, 71 percent of American workers now work from home most of the time. As the pandemic wanes, the need for social […]

General Counsel Interview With Mara Jockers

Mara Jockers

How is the legal team at FirstService Residential structured? Jockers: The legal team structure in the South region of FirstService Residential is unique in […]