July 1, 2020
The American Lawyer included commentary from Mintz Managing Partner Robert I. Bodian in an article on how the legal practice and role of law firm managing partners has shifted as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
Law360 included commentary from Mintz Member and Founding Chair of the firm’s Immigration Practice Susan Cohen in an article on widespread confusion surrounding President Trump’s June 29 proclamation that broadened the administration’s freeze on employment-related visas for foreign workers, as well as the potential impact of the visa-freeze order on U.S. companies.
In an article published by Bloomberg Law, Mintz Member and Founding Chair of the firm’s Immigration Practice Susan Cohen commented on how employers are responding to President Trump’s recent order that temporarily bars foreign citizens from coming to the United States under certain employment-based visas, including H1-B visas for highly skilled workers. Specifically, many H-1B employers are leveraging new remote work arrangements, which have already proved successful in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
In an article published by the Financial Times, Mintz Member and Co-chair of the firm’s Sports & Entertainment Practice Tyrone Thomas discussed legal challenges related to the potential return of U.S. college sports this fall amidst the coronavirus pandemic, including the decentralization of the industry's administration, which will result in different implementations by sport and across conferences.
In a recent American Lawyer article, Mintz Managing Partner Robert I. Bodian discussed hiring in the lateral market amidst the coronavirus pandemic and following the end of the firm’s fiscal year in March.