Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization is leading to a reexamination of the crime-fraud exception, an important exception to the attorney-client privilege. Member and Chair of Mintz’s ESG practice group, Jennifer B. Rubin and Associate Greer Clem co-authored an article published by Corporate Counsel in which they discuss the long-standing exception.
In a significant August 2022 ruling, the California Court of Appeal narrowed the reach of Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Unruh Civil Rights Act (Unruh) as they apply to online-only businesses. The Appeals Court held in Martinez v. Cot’n Wash Inc. that the websites of online-only businesses are not places of public accommodation within the meaning of the ADA or with regard to Unruh. This decision is a welcome relief for small and medium-sized businesses throughout the country that have been frequent targets of demand letters and lawsuits from California plaintiffs.
Our new podcast series In the Boardroom: Practical Advice and Guidance, features insights from Mintz Members Steve Osborn, Melanie Levy, and Tom Burton on a wide variety of topics specific to boards. They’ll answer all of your questions related to the “who, what, when, where, and how” of boards.
Mintz completed a deal as counsel to Med-Pharmex in its sale to British-owned veterinary products developer and manufacturer Dechra Pharmaceuticals. Through the sale, Dechra will gain further access and nearly 40 years of experience in the U.S. veterinary health market.
Best Lawyers® recognized 108 firm attorneys in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Notably, two Mintz attorneys – Poonam Patidar and Scott M. Stanton – received 2023 “Lawyer of the Year” awards, and 28 firm attorneys were included in the inaugural edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch.
Awards and Recognition
Best Law Firms 2022
U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers
The firm received 59 top-tier national and regional rankings in the 2022 edition.
Mintz ranks among the top 100 US law firms in terms of gross revenue.
Chambers USA 2022
5 Mintz attorneys in this practice area are ranked among the legal profession's leaders in the 2022 edition.
Human Rights Campaign Foundation
Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality
Mintz received its 15th consecutive perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index