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Latest Nevada Law Industry Feature
Protecting Your Intellectual Property: Law Practices Booming
By Nevada Business Nevada
Ask an attorney who specializes in intellectual property (IP) law just about any question, and the answer is likely to be the same. Should a company file for a patent? It depends.
Should a business file for an injunction to stop unauthorized use of a trademark? It depends.
But one question isn’t getting the stock answer these days. How’s business for intellectual property lawyers?
“I’m busier than I’ve ever been,” says Michael McCue, a partner with Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie in Las Vegas who specializes in trademarks, trade names and copyrights. McCue isn’t alone.
The legal profession is unique in that it touches nearly every other industry at some point. As a result, businesses have a range of opinions regarding those that practice law. For attorneys in Nevada, reputation, professionalism and client expectations are all vital issues for the industry moving forward. Recently, legal executives met at the Las Vegas office of City National Bank to discuss their industry. [Read the full story]
Recent Nevada Law Industry Features
Industry Focus: Attorneys: The legal profession is unique in that it touches nearly every other industry at some point. As a result, businesses have a range of opinions regarding those that practice law. [Read More]
Legal Opinions 2018: Expert Knowledge for Nevada Businesses: Legal Opinions, a Nevada Business Magazine feature for the past seven years, is a compilation of expert knowledge on a variety of topics.[Read More]
Legal Elite 2018: The Silver State’s Top Attorneys Now in its eleventh iteration, Legal Elite presents Nevada’s top attorneys as chosen by their peers. [Read More]
Legal Concerns: Law Firms Today Lawyers have always served as society’s designated worriers, but Nevada’s legal practitioners seem to be wringing their hands a little more than usual these days for several reasons. [Read More]
The Succession Plan: An Often Overlooked Necessity When asked the significance of a company succession plan, experts were united when they explained the absolute necessity of a good plan.“[Succession planning] may be the most important thing for a business and it is for sure the thing that is done less well,” said Carl Rowe, founder and senior consultant of Clarity Advisors to Management, which provides solutions to struggling companies. Nevada Business Magazine
Legal Opinions 2017: Expert Knowledge for Nevada Businesses Legal Opinions, a Nevada Business Magazine feature for the past six years, is a compilation of expert knowledge on a variety of topics. Written by attorneys, all of whom are highly educated on their featured topic, this special report is a one-stop resource for executives.
Industry Focus: Attorneys As the economy improves, Nevada’s law offices are seeing increased growth and competition across the Silver State. Although technology presents new challenges, leaders in the industry expect improvements to continue across the board. Attorneys, leading many of the state’s top law firms, recently met at the Las Vegas office of City National Bank to discuss industry health and issues affecting their practice.
Legal Elite 2017: Nevada’s Top Attorneys This year marks Legal Elite’s tenth year of presenting Nevada’s top attorneys. The annual list showcases attorneys whose peers have named them amongst the best of the best. [Read More]
Avoiding a Business Foul: Practical Steps to Dodge Business Litigation: The best litigation for business decision makers is the litigation that never happens. Court cases are time-consuming, expensive and take a business owner’s mind off business. The best way to avoid litigation? Document everything, know your obligations and be certain your protections are in place. [Read More]
Then & Now: Clark County Bar Association: Ask a member of Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) why Southern Nevada attorneys should become members of the organization and the answers will span most of the benefits of membership. The one answer included every time: People. [Read More]
Legal Opinions 2016: A Resource for Doing Business in Nevada: Now in its fifth year, the Legal Opinions special report gathers the collective knowledge of attorneys throughout the state. [Read More]
Industry Focus: Attorneys: As Nevada’s economy sees improvements in a variety of industries, law firms continue to evolve in order to prepare for the future and better serve their clients. [Read More]
Legal Opinions 2015: A Resource for Doing Business in Nevada: For the fourth year in a row, attorneys throughout Nevada, specializing in a variety of areas, have pooled their collective knowledge in the Legal Opinions special report. [Read More]
Industry Focus: Attorneys (2014): The Nevada legal industry has been witness to a multitude of changes in recent years and has had the difficult job of protecting their clients in trying times. From a recession to a slow recovering economy and the integration of new technologies, attorneys in the Silver State have learned to be ready for anything. [Read More]
Nevada Law Industry Resources
Nevada Law Industry Library – Nevada Legislature: Library listing Nevada’s Law.
State Bar of Nevada: The State Bar of Nevada is a public corporation that operates under the supervision of the Nevada Supreme Court. The state bar regulates attorneys in Nevada and provides education and development programs for the legal profession and the public.