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The appointment of Justice Leah Ward Sears as chair of the Task Force for the Promotion of Public Trust featured in Atlanta Business Chronicle article, “Former Georgia chief justice to chair Atlanta Task Force for the Promotion of Public Trust” on May 20, 2019. Click HERE to read(subscription may be required).


Roger Maldonado, President of the NY City Bar, mentioned for leading City Bar’s campaign to diversify the legal profession in New York Law Journal.Law.com article, “With Diversity Stagnating, NYC Bar Association Launches Major Effort to Help Young Students Become Lawyers” on May 20, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Justice Leah Ward Sears mentioned as chair of the Task Force for the Promotion of Public Trust regarding the first meeting in AJC article, “Here’s when you can voice your concerns on Atlanta City Hall’s ethics” on May 16, 2019. Click HERE to read.


Justice Leah Ward Sears quoted regarding the first meeting of the Task Force for the Promotion of Public Trust in AJC article, “Public trust task force questions overlap in Atlanta’s ethics structure” on May 15, 2019. Click HERE to read.


Justice Leah Ward Sears mentioned as chair of the Task Force for the Promotion of Public Trust in Daily Report/Law.com article, “Lawyers Dominate Atlanta’s ‘Public Trust’ Task Force” on May 14, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Justice Leah Ward Sears named as member of the Task Force for the Promotion of Public Trust in AJC article, “Atlanta’s public trust task force to meet for first time Tuesday ” on May 13, 2019. Click HERE to read.


Ed Burch mentioned for client representation in Law360 article, “Convicted Atty Says ‘Vague Estimates’ Form $40M Restitution” on May 10, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Perry McGuire and Steve Forte mentioned for client representation in The Georgia Bulletin article, “Archdiocese of Atlanta, Diocese of Savannah welcome independent review of child abuse files” on May 10, 2019. Click HERE to read


Ed Burch quoted in Daily Report/Law.com article, “Judge Awards $40.3M in Restitution to Victims of Nat Hardwick” on May 9, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


SGR mentioned for legal representation in HMG Aerospace article, “Aergo finances two 737-900ERs for Lion Air” on May 8, 2019. Click HERE to read.


Perry McGuire and Steve Forte mentioned for client representation in Daily Report/Law.com article, “How a Catholic AG Brought Prosecutors and Priests to the Table Over Issue of Child Sex Abuse” on May 8, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Lisa Smith mentioned in Habitat Magazine Board Operations column, “Can My Co-op Really Ban Young Children From the Backyard?” on May 2, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Justice Leah Ward Sears quoted in AJC article, “Gwinnett woman’s competence could be focus of death sentence appeal” on May 2, 2019. Click HERE to read.


INTA Bulletin article, “How to Overcome the Genericness Hurdle at the U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board” by Richard Rivera published on May 1, 2019. Click HERE to read (This article first appeared in the INTA Bulletin, volume 74, number 8, and was reprinted with permission from the International Trademark Association (INTA).)


Michael Manzi quoted in the May 2019 Habitat Magazine article, “Who’s Responsible for Racist Residents?”. Click HERE to read.


The firm Atlanta office relocation mentioned in Atlanta Business Chronicle article, “Construction ramping up on new 1105 West Peachtree tower” on April 29, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


SGR mentioned as one of the eight largest Atlanta-based law firms in Daily Report/Law.com article,”Atlanta’s New Partner Class Has A Lot More Women” on April 26, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Justice Leah Ward Sears mentioned as one of only four women to serve in the Georgia Supreme Court in Daily Report/Law.com article, “Judge Doyle Says She’s Running for Justice Benham’s Open Seat” on April 26, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


James Cummings interviewed regarding SGR’s pro bono efforts for On A Mission for City Rescue Mission on April 25, 2019. Click HERE to watch.


Hire of Michael Riesen and Indhira LaPuma, along with launch of SGR Labs, featured in the Daily Report/Law.com article,”Smith Gambrell Launches AI Lab to Advance IP Legal Operations” on April 15, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Roger Maldonado, President of the NY City Bar, mentioned for participation at the City Bar Justice Center’s 14th Annual Gala and 2019 City Bar Justice Awards in New York Law Journal.Law.com article, “City Bar Justice Center’s 14th Annual Gala” on April 8, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


The firm’s 2018 success featured in the Daily Report/Law.com article,”Smith Gambrell Posts Profit, Revenue Jumps Amid Continued Expansion” on April 3, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Lisa Smith quoted in Habitat Magazine Board Operations column, “Co-op Bans Kids From the Back Yard” on April 3, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Matt Warenzak mentioned for his membership on the IDEA Board which supports the University of Georgia’s Innovation District in UGA Today article, “UGA’s IDEA Board holds first meeting” on April 3, 2019. Click HERE to read.


“Planning Challenges for Beneficiaries With Special Needs” by Kristen Lewis published in Estate Planning Magazine‘s March 2019, volume 46, number 3 issue. Click HERE to read the article.


Perry McGuire interviewed for the Restaurant Informer article, “Political Gains” appearing in the March issue. Click HERE to read the article that starts on page 18.


Lisa Smith quoted in the New York Times Ask Real Estate column, “Can My Co-op Really Ban Young Children From the Backyard?” on March 30, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Ed Wasmuth quoted for client representation with Brian Hall in Law360 article, “Tech Co. Escapes Suit Over False Georgia Bar Exam Results” on March 29, 2019. Click HERE to read.


John McCarthy mentioned for client representation in Law360 article, “Wells Fargo, S&P Beat Bulk Of Life Policy Investors’ Suit” on March 29, 2019. Click HERE to read.


Justice Leah Ward Sears quoted in The American Lawyer/Law.com article, “Talent or Token? Lawyers Say Diversity Still Can Be Just for Show” on March 28, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Michael Manzi quoted in the New York Times article, “Co-op Boards Must Address Racial Discrimination by Residents ” on March 28, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


SGR’s Atlanta office relocation lease mentioned in Curbed Atlanta article, “Fresh renderings: Block-consuming, multi-tower Midtown project set to begin ascent” on March 26, 2019.  Click HERE to read.


Ed Burch mentioned for client representation in Law360 article, “Federal RICO Claims Tossed In Ga. Real Estate Fraud Suit” on March 20, 2019. Click HERE to read.


SGR mentioned for client representation in article, “LI Cheat Sheet: Newsday to move HQ a mile from newspaper’s old Melville home” on March 17, 2019. Click HERE to read.


John Marino, Lindsey Trowell, Kristen Wenger, John Weeks and Colin Dang Delaney mentioned for client representation in Law360 article, “Fla. Judge OKs $38M Gun Defect Settlement” on March 15, 2019. Click HERE to read.


SGR’s March 19 “Cannabis Laws: Getting into the Weeds” symposium highlighted with speakers Steve O’Day, Greg Kirsch, Matt Clarke, and Anne Pitter in Law.com article, “Higher Law: Big Law Firm Sues Feds for Cannabis Docs | Harvesting a Trademark Suit | Who Got the Work” in All the Things for Your Calendar on March 14, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Justice Leah Ward Sears and Colin Dang Delaney  mentioned for client representation in Law360 article, “Ga. Court Nixes New Trial In $46M Brain Damage Suit” on March 8, 2019. Click HERE to read.


Jonathan Minnen quoted in the Atlanta Jewish Times article, “Netanyahu’s Future with Fraud and Bribery Charges on the Horizon” on March 6, 2019. Click HERE to read.


Justice Leah Ward Sears included in WABE list of Influential Atlanta Women in article, “Influential Atlanta Women Shine During March For Women’s History Month” on March 4, 2019. Click HERE to read list.


Victor Metsch article, “The Best Defense Against A Charge Of Defamation” reposted on Mondaq on March 4, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


Josh Gentner and SGR’s representation of Aviation Capital Group (ACG) in the first financing utilizing its Aircraft Financing Solutions Program (AFS) covered in Airfinance Journal article, “SGR advises ACG on 747-8F deal” on March 3, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Brett Lockwood quoted in Atlanta Business Chronicle on March 1, 2019 from February 5 panel discussion, “Cybersecurity Angst: More Disruption or More Opportunity?” during ACG Atlanta Capital Connection. Click HERE to read.


Matt Warenzak IP blog and newsletter article, “Legal Update: On-Sale Bar Applies To Secret Sales” reposted on Mondaq on March 1, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


Brett Lockwood Trust the Leaders magazine article, “California’s Consumer Privacy Act And The Future Of Privacy In The U.S.” reposted on Mondaq on March 1, 2019. Click HERE to read the original article.


Steve O’Day and Vickie Chung Rusek Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and Newsletter article, “New York Delays New Cleaning Product Labeling Enforcement Until October” reposted on Mondaq on February 28, 2019. Click HERE to read original post.


Jon Moy IP blog and newsletter article”Federal Circuit Leaves Open The Question Of Whether Computer Equipment Can Serve As A ‘Regular And Established Place Of Business’” reposted on Mondaq on February 28, 2019. Click HERE to read original post.


Kathy Zickert quoted in AJC article, “Alpharetta OKs huge mixed-use North Point project set to rival Avalon” on February 26, 2019. Click HERE to read.


ERISA newsletter article, “IRS Extends ACA Reporting Deadline and Good Faith Compliance Standard” reposted on Mondaq on February 21, 2019. Click HERE to read original post.


ERISA newsletter article, “IRS Proposes Simplifying and Expanding Hardship Distributions” reposted on Mondaq on February 21, 2019. Click HERE to read original post.


ERISA newsletter article, “IRS Provides Guidance on Grandfathered Arrangements Under New Code Section 162(m) Rules” reposted on Mondaq on February 21, 2019. Click HERE to read original post.


Phillip Hoover Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and Newsletter article, “Public Hearing Scheduled for Trump’s Water Rule Proposal” reposted on Mondaq on February 19, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


ERISA newsletter article, “2019 Cost-of-Living Adjustments for Welfare Benefits” reposted on Mondaq on February 15, 2019. Click HERE to read original post.


Ed Wasmuth Georgia Appellate Developments blog, “IS A FOREIGN COUNTRY A MORE CONVENIENT FORUM FOR LITIGATION?” reposted on Mondaq on February 7, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


Kathy Zickert quoted in AJC article, “North Point Mall development with 300 apartments passes first hurdle” on February 7, 2019. Click HERE to read.


Victor Metsch published Habitat Magazine article, “Co-op Boards Are Not Quality-Control Watchdogs” on February 7, 2019. Click HERE to read.


Labor & Employment Legal Alert, “Deadline To File The 2018 EEO-1 Extended” reposted on Mondaq on February 7, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


Victor Metsch article, “Pet Peeves & Other Four-Legged Disputes” reposted on Mondaq on February 7, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


Charles Vorndran IP blog and newsletter article, “Adjusting Patent Term Adjustment (PTA). Fed. Cir. Makes Additional PTA Possible” reposted on Mondaq on February 5, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


Steve O’Day and Vickie Chung Rusek Legal Alert, “Changes to OSHA Electronic Reporting Requirements and Maximum Penalties” reposted on Mondaq on February 5, 2019. Click HERE to read original post.


SGR’s merger with SE employee benefits firm, Mazursky Constantine, featured in the Daily Report/Law.com article, “Smith Gambrell Acquires Benefits Boutique Mazursky Constantine” on February 4, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Phillip Hoover Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and Newsletter article, “Federal Shutdown Delays EPA Rule Rewrites” reposted on Mondaq on February 4, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


The Firm’s recent new Atlanta office lease announcement mentioned in Bisnow article, “Google In Talks To Lease 200K SF In New Midtown Atlanta Tower” on February 1, 2019. Click HERE to read.


SGR’s Atlanta office relocation mentioned in Atlanta Business Chronicle article, “Google closes in on major Atlanta expansion” on February 1, 2019.  Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Labor & Employment blog, “DOT Says Motor Carriers Need Not Comply With California Break Laws” reposted on Mondaq on February 1, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR mentioned for representation of Georgia Pain and Wellness in its acquisition by Fulcrum Equity Partners in “M&A wrap” article in Mergers & Acquisitions on January 30, 2019. Click HERE to read.


Mike Makuch IP blog and newsletter article, “More on the Revised Subject Matter Eligibility Guidance” reposted on Mondaq on January 30, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR mentioned for representation of client in Law360‘s “NYC Real Estate Week in Review” on January 28, 2019. Click HERE to read.


Phillip Hoover and Vickie Chung Rusek Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and Newsletter article, “Citigroup Issues €1B Green Bond to Fund Renewable Energy and Conservation Efforts” reposted on Mondaq on January 28, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


Joe Mandarino Tax blog, “Final Pass-Through Deduction Rules Grant Welcome Relief For Rental Real Estate Activities” reposted on Mondaq on January 25, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


The Firm’s Atlanta office relocation mentioned in AJC article, “APS chief objects as Fulton offers millions in development incentives” on January 24, 2019.  Click HERE to read.


SGR’s new Atlanta office lease highlighted in SaportaReport article, “Fulton agency approves nearly $100 million in property tax abatements” on January 22, 2019.  Click HERE to read.


Steve O’Day and Phillip Hoover Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and Newsletter article, “No Time Bar for Injunctive Relief for New Source Review Violations, 5th Circuit Rules” reposted on Mondaq on January 22, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


Matt Warenzak IP blog and newsletter article, “New Guidelines For Patent Subject Matter Eligibility From The USPTO” reposted on Mondaq on January 22, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR’s newest-elected Atlanta partners, A.J. Rollins and Darren Rowles featured in the Daily Report/Law.com article, “Alston, Troutman, Smith Gambrell and Others Announce New Partners” on January 17, 2019. Click HERE to read more (subscription may be required).


John Saunders, as Honorary Consul of Finland, quoted in Smarp press release, “Employee Engagement and Advocacy Platform Provider Smarp Moves Us Office to Atlanta” on January 17, 2019. Click HERE to read Business Wire and HERE to read in Associated Press.


Victor Metsch and John McCarthy article, “Court Of Appeals #17” reposted on Mondaq on January 17, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


Joe Mandarino Tax blog and newsletter article, “LLCs, Partnerships And The Tax Time Machine” reposted on Mondaq on January 15, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


Matt Warenzak IP blog and newsletter article, “Supreme Court Hears Arguments on On-Sale Bar” reposted on Mondaq on January 15, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


Roger Maldonado, as NY City Bar President, quoted in New York Law Journal/Law.com article, “NY Legislators Approve Measures to Ease Voting, Curb Corporate Donations” on January 14, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Victor Metsch article, “Measure Twice. Buy Once. Never Sue” reposted on Mondaq on January 14, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


Steve O’Day and Vickie Chung Rusek Environmental blog and Newsletter article, “OSHA Clarifies When Post-Accident Drug And Alcohol Testing Is Permitted” reposted on Mondaq on January 8, 2019. Click HERE to read original post.


Victor Metsch article, “Is That Possession Legally Adverse?” reposted on Mondaq on January 8, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


Lisa Smith quoted in the New York Times Ask Real Estate column, “Are Those Noisy Houseguests Upstairs, or an Airbnb?” on January 5, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


The firm mentioned for corporate law work on behalf of client, Promethean in the Daily Report/Law.com article, “Meet the GC at Promethean, Allyson G. Krause” on January 4, 2019. Click HERE to read more (subscription may be required).


The signing of SGR’s Atlanta office relocation lease featured in Commercial Property Executive article, “Law Firm Inks 102 KSF Lease in Atlanta” on January 2, 2019. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Ryan Varnum IP blog and newsletter article, “Federal Circuit Finds that “Effective” Extension of Term for Additional Patent is a “Permissible Consequence” of Patent Term Extension Provisions of 35 U.S.C. §156” reposted on Mondaq on January 2, 2019. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR’s sponsorship of the Turner Environmental Law Clinic at Emory University School of Law article, “Environmental Law Conference On January 18, 2019” reposted on Mondaq on December 28, 2018. Click HERE to read original post.


ERISA Client Alert, “Texas Court Strikes Down ACA” reposted on Mondaq on December 27, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


The firm’s relocation of the Atlanta headquarters featured in the Daily Report article, “Smith Gambrell Will Anchor New Midtown Tower” on December 26, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


SGR press release, “Smith, Gambrell & Russell Kicks Off Leasing at 1105 West Peachtree with 102,320-Square-Foot Atlanta Headquarters Relocation Lease” reposted on Publicnow on December 21, 2018. Click HERE to read.


The firm’s new Atlanta office lease highlighted in Curbed Atlanta article, “Officials: Multi-tower project will officially launch in Midtown next month” on December 21, 2018.  Click HERE to read.


The impending relocation of the SGR Atlanta office covered in Bisnow article, “Law Firm Close To Deal To Anchor Selig Enterprises’ Major Midtown Mixed-Use Project” on December 21, 2018. Click HERE to read.


SGR’s Atlanta office relocation featured in Atlanta Business Chronicle article, “Smith Gambrell & Russell to help anchor new 1105 West Peachtree project” on December 21, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


The firm’s Atlanta office relocation feature story teased in Atlanta Business Chronicle article, “First Look: Smith Gambrell & Russell relocation; 19 people to watch (Video)” on December 20, 2018. Click HERE to view.


Perry McGuire book, “Nice, But Not Naive And Other Lessons I Learned From Chick-fil-A, Inc. Founder Truett Cathy” featured in AJC article, “Truett Cathy’s former lawyer shares the life lessons he learned” on December 20, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Marsha Ajhar IP blog and newsletter article, “Music To Our Ears: The Music Modernization Act Of 2018” reposted on Mondaq on December 18, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Jim Bikoff, Holly Lance, and Darlene Tzou mentioned for representation of client, The National Grange, in Madison Record article, “National farmers organization alleges trademark infringement ” on December 17, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Steve O’Day and Vickie Chung Rusek Environmental blog and Newsletter article, “California Amends Safe Harbor Proposition 65 Warning Requirements For Pesticide Exposure Warnings” reposted on Mondaq on December 17, 2018. Click HERE to read original post.


SGR’s press release regarding the new Miami office and Global Transport attorneys, Jeff Tenen, Israel Sanchez and Ellen Fontanella, posted on Monitor Daily in article, “SGR Adds Global Transport Practice Attorneys to New Miami Office” on December 12, 2018. Click HERE to read.


SGR’s press release regarding the 10th office location in Miami and new Global Transport attorneys posted on Aviation Pros in article, “Smith Gambrell Announces 10th office in Miami” on December 11, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Victor Metsch article, “Murder In Apartment 3P” reposted on Mondaq on December 10, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Phillip Hoover and Steve O’Day Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and Newsletter article, “California Appeals Court Upholds Jury Verdict That Project Owner Not Liable For Asbestos Injury To Contract Worker” reposted on Mondaq on December 10, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Elizabeth Borland IP blog and newsletter article, “When Is It Okay To Label My Product As “Made In USA”?” reposted on Mondaq on December 10, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR’s announcement of the 10th office location and new Global Transport attorneys, Jeff Tenen, Israel Sanchez and Ellen Fontanella, featured in Law.com/Daily Report article, “Smith Gambrell Launches in Miami, Adding Fifth New Office in Two Years” on December 7, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Victor Metsch article, “Arugula, Radicchio & Romaine/Attorneys At Law Lettuce Get Your Deposit Back” reposted on Mondaq on December 10, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Phillip Hoover Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and Newsletter article, “California Moves To Tighten Truck Exhaust Standards Ahead Of EPA” reposted on Mondaq on November 30, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


The hire of Susan Atkinson in the firm’s Health Care Practice published in Law360 article, “Health Hires: Foley, Smith Gambrell, NewYork-Presbyterian” on November 30, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Employment Client Alert, “’Tis The Season-How To Avoid The Dangers Of Office Parties And Gifts (a/k/a The Labor And Employment Department’s Annual Party Poopers’ Alert)” reposted on Mondaq on November 30, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Michael Kraus quoted with regard to seminar, “Expanding in the U.S. Market – Legal Considerations for Indian Companies” organized by Bharat Chamber of Commerce in United News of India article, “Investors should consider Legal complications and pitfalls before investing in US” on November 28, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Jon Linder and Eliot Zuckerman mentioned for representation of client, Joel Horowitz, in Law360‘s “NYC Real Estate Week In Review” on November 26, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Jim Bikoff, Holly Lance, and Darlene Tzou mentioned for representation of client, The National Grange, in Madison – St. Clair Record article, “Farm product distributors accused of trademark infringement” on November 26, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Employment Client Alert, “Department Of Labor Ends Its 20% Tip Credit Rule In Long-Awaited Opinion Letter” reposted on Mondaq on November 23, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Phillip Hoover Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and Newsletter article, “Solid Waste Incineration Units/Emission Guidelines” reposted on Mondaq on November 21, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


ERISA Legal Alert, “IRS Releases Much-Anticipated Proposed Regulations Clarifying Hardship Distribution Rules” reposted on Mondaq on November 21, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Matthew Warenzak IP blog and newsletter article, “The Intersection Of Trade Dress And Design Patents In Product Design” reposted on Mondaq on November 20, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Victor Metsch article, “Which Rule Rules” reposted on Mondaq on November 13, 2018. Click HERE to read the original.


Steve O’Day and Vickie Chung Rusek Environmental blog and Newsletter article, “OSHA Court Case Shows Limits On Safety Inspections” reposted on Mondaq on November 13, 2018. Click HERE to read original post.


The firm mentioned for Jonathan Minnen‘s legal counsel of TRM Oncology in Genesis Capital press release on November 13, 2018.


Laura Miller Andrew blog, “Breaking News: Post-Election IRS Issues Final ACA Rule Regarding Religious Exemptions” reposted on Mondaq on November 13, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Scott Woldow IP blog and newsletter article, “Trademark Scams: Protect Your Brand and Your Wallet” reposted on Mondaq on November 9, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


ERISA Flash Alert, “IRS Annual Cost-Of-Living Adjustments – Employee Benefit Plan Limitations For 2019” reposted on Mondaq on November 8, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Victor Metsch article, “Fall 2018 Yellowstone Update” reposted on Mondaq on November 7, 2018. Click HERE to read the original.


Steve O’Day and Vickie Chung Rusek Environmental blog and Newsletter article, “Additional Stormwater Regulation On The Horizon In California-And Elsewhere?” reposted on Mondaq on November 6, 2018. Click HERE to read original post.


Nicole Haff IP blog and newsletter article, “Temporarily Grounded: American Airlines Seeks Court Intervention To Register Its Corporate Logo With The U.S. Copyright Office” reposted on Mondaq on November 5, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Ryan Varnum‘s representation of client, Signature, mentioned in Law360 article, “AmEx Delay In CBM Patent Challenge No Problem, PTAB Says” on November 2, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Kathy Zickert‘s appointment to Board of Directors of Georgia Regional Transportation Authority by Georgia Governor Nathan Deal announced in press release from the Office of the Governor on November 2, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Perry McGuire book, “Nice, But Not Naive And Other Lessons I Learned From Chick-fil-A, Inc. Founder Truett Cathy” featured in Douglas County Sentinel article, “Nice, But Not Naive’ SUB: McGuire publishes book on lessons learned from Chick-fil-A founder” on November 1, 2018 issue. Click HERE to read.


Lisa Smith Q&A published in the November 2018 Cooperator, “Can My Boyfriend and His Home Attendant Live in My Co-op?”. Click HERE to read.


ERISA Legal Alert, “Federal Government Proposes To Expand HRA Use” reposted on Mondaq on October 30, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR noted for Perry McGuire book, “Nice, But Not Naive And Other Lessons I Learned From Chick-fil-A, Inc. Founder Truett Cathy” in Atlanta Business Chronicle Companies on the Move, “Chick-fil-A Charities Beneficiary of SGR Partner Book About Truett Cathy” on October 29, 2018 issue. Click HERE to read.


Marsha Ajhar IP blog and newsletter article, “Border Protection For U.S. Intellectual Property” reposted on Mondaq on October 29, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Phillip Hoover and Steve O’Day Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and Newsletter article, “Increased Regulation Coming For Coal Ash” reposted on Mondaq on October 29, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Employment Alert, “Employer Obligations Regarding Election Day Leave” reposted on Mondaq on October 29, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


John McCarthy, Roger Maldonado, Carrie Anderer, and SGR mentioned for client representation in Law360 article, “Panamanian Petroleum Co. Urges Toss Of $5.8M Award” on October 26, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Ed Wasmuth, Jr. Georgia Appellate Developments blog, “The Eleventh Circuit Rejects Georgia’s Copyright For the Annotations to the Official Code of Georgia” reposted on Mondaq on October 25, 2018. Click HERE to read the original.


Employment Alert, “New Jersey Releases Required Notice Of Employee Rights In Connection With New Earned Sick Leave Law” reposted on Mondaq on October 25, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Ed Wasmuth, Jr. Georgia Appellate Developments blog, “Who Decides Whether Class Arbitration is Available? The Eleventh Circuit Weighs In” reposted on Mondaq on October 25, 2018. Click HERE to read the original.


ERISA Client Alert, “DOL Proposes To Relax Multiple Employer Plan Rules” reposted on Mondaq on October 24, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Alex Brock and SGR mentioned in Atlanta Business Chronicle article, “Real Estate Notebook: Salesforce, WeWork expansions, Gulch deal hangs on” on October 22, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


SGR included regarding representation of Luminex in PHARMABIZ.com post, “Luminex to acquire MilliporeSigma’s flow cytometry portfolio for USD 75 million” on October 20, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Phillip Hoover and Steve O’Day Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and Newsletter article, “First Vapor Intrusion Superfund Sites Listed By EPA” reposted on Mondaq on October 19, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR’s representation of Luminex mentioned in Verdict Medical Devices news, “Luminex to buy MilliporeSigma’s flow cytometry portfolio” on October 19, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Bruce McDonald IP Brain Trust newsletter article and blog, “Service Of Process On Evasive Defendants” reposted on Mondaq on October 19, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR mentioned for representation of Luminex in press release, “Luminex Corporation to Acquire MilliporeSigma’s Flow Cytometry Portfolio” on October 19, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Thomas Gibbs mentioned in Noticed© press release for first year of membership in Digital Journal on October 18, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Victor Metsch article, “The Dangerous Side of Security Cameras” reposted on Mondaq on October 18, 2018. Click HERE to read the original.


SGR representation of Luminex mentioned in GenomeWeb business news, “Luminex to Pay $75M for MilliporeSigma’s Flow Cytometry Research Portfolio” on October 18, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Victor Metsch article, “”Up on the Roof” reposted on Mondaq on October 18, 2018. Click HERE to read the original.


SGR mentioned for representation of Luminex in press release, “Luminex Corporation to Acquire MilliporeSigma’s Flow Cytometry Portfolio” on October 18, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Victor Metsch article, “Using Personal Email Accounts for Co-op Business Is a Very Bad Idea” reposted on Mondaq on October 18, 2018. Click HERE to read the original.


Bill Long IP Brain Trust newsletter article and blog, “HP Petitions Supreme Court On Patent Eligibility: An Issue Of Law Or Fact?” reposted on Mondaq on October 12, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Phillip Hoover and Vickie Chung Rusek Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and Newsletter article, “Congress Approves America’s Drinking Water Infrastructure Act” reposted on Mondaq on October 12, 2018. Click HERE to read original post.


Employment Alert, “New York State Publishes Final Guidance In Connection With Anti-Sexual Harassment Law” reposted on Mondaq on October 10, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Phillip Hoover Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and Newsletter article, “EPA Seeks To Revamp NSR Test” reposted on Mondaq on October 5, 2018. Click HERE to read original post.


Ed Pennington IP blog and newsletter article, “Federal Circuit Reverses Apple’s $500 Million Patent Infringement Liability” reposted on Mondaq on October 5, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


The Honorable Leah Ward Sears publishes Letter to the Editor, “‘These Aren’t Good Numbers,’ Former Chief Justice Writes About Courts’ Diversity” in Daily Report/Law.com on September 25, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Employment Alert, “Updated FCRA Model Disclosures Required Friday, September 21, 2018” reposted on Mondaq on September 25, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Jonathan Minnen Israeli blog, “Specifying That a Contract Is Governed By New York Law May Not Necessarily Be All You Think It Is” reposted on Mondaq on September 25, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Jim Bikoff IP Client Alert, “Reduction Of Data Breach Costs – The 2018 Ponemon Institute Study” reposted on Mondaq on September 24, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Jim Bikoff IP Brain Trust newsletter article and blog, “Trademark Enforcement Hampered By Disappearance Of Whois Data” reposted on Mondaq on September 21, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Phillip Hoover and Vickie Chung Rusek Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and Newsletter article, “EPA Proposes Changes To Regulations On Methane Emissions” reposted on Mondaq on September 21, 2018. Click HERE to read original post.


The 2018 E. Smythe Gambrell Professionalism Award, for name partner E. Smythe Gambrell, mentioned in George Washington University Law news article, “GW Law Students Find Help in Nationally Recognized Programs” on September 20, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Lisa Smith response published in the New York Times Ask Real Estate column, “Can a Felon Be the President of My Condo Board?” on September 15, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Private Wealth Services blog, “Why Worry About Community Property?” reposted on Mondaq on September 14, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Richard Rivera IP blog and newsletter article, “Is Fair Use Still Fair?” reposted on Mondaq on September 11, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Justice Leah Ward Sears mentioned in Daily Report/Law.com article, “Justices Grill Lawyers Fighting Over ‘Gotcha’ Bad Faith Insurance Suits” published on September 11, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Darlene Tzou IP blog and newsletter article, “Intellectual Property Implications In Business Decisions” reposted on Mondaq on September 7, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Phillip Hoover Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and Newsletter article, “Trump Administration Continues to ease Regulations on Coal Plants” reposted on Mondaq on September 7, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Employment Alert, “New York State’s Model Policy On Harassment” reposted on Mondaq on September 7, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Perry McGuire book, “Nice, But Not Naive And Other Lessons I Learned From Chick-fil-A, Inc. Founder Truett Cathy” mentioned in Atlanta Business Chronicle article, “Viewpoint: Remembering Truett Cathy four years after he left us” on September 4, 2018 issue. Click HERE to read.


Employment Alert, “The Massachusetts Noncompetition Act Significantly Alters Requirements For Employment Agreements Containing Non-Compete Clauses” reposted on Mondaq on August 31, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Phillip Hoover and Steve O’Day Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and Newsletter article, “‘Exceptional Events’ Exemption Under The Clean Air Act Upheld By D.C. Circuit” reposted on Mondaq on August 30, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


The Honorable Leah Ward Sears quoted in Daily Report/Law.com article, “How to Handle the Oral Argument Buzz Saw, According to Veteran Advocates” published on August 27, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Perry McGuire book, “Nice, But Not Naive And Other Lessons I Learned From Chick-fil-A, Inc. Founder Truett Cathy” press release published in Brevard Business News August 27, 2018 issue. Click HERE to read on page 11.


Jim Bikoff The IP Brain Trust newsletter article and blog, “National Grange Again Victorious In The Eastern District Of California” reposted on Mondaq on August 22, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Phillip Hoover Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and Newsletter article, “U.S. EPA Sued Over Missed Air Pollution Reviews” reposted on Mondaq on August 22, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR CMO, Lee Watts, quoted in Forbes as part of the Communications Council in “12 Creative Ways To Use YouTube For Branding” on August 21, 2018. Click HERE to read.


The 2018 E. Smythe Gambrell Professionalism Award, for name partner E. Smythe Gambrell, covered in George Washington University Law news article, “Inns of Court and Foundations of Practice Program Awarded the 2018 E. Smythe Gambrell Professionalism Award” on August 17, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Victor Metsch published Habitat Magazine article, “A Housing Cooperative Is a Mini-Democracy” on August 14, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Phillip Hoover and Ed Ezekiel Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and Newsletter article, “Trump Administration Proposes Nationwide Cuts to Vehicle Fuel Efficiency and Emission Standards” reposted on Mondaq on August 14, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


NY City Bar President and Partner Roger Maldonado mentioned for leadership of campaign with NYSBA president to assist Puerto Rico in El Nuevo Dia article, “Bar Association praises jurists’ effort to eliminate Jones Law. on August 9, 2018. Click HERE to read translated article. 


Former Chief Justice Leah Ward Sears  quoted in New York Law Journal/Law.com article, “If Roe v. Wade Is Overturned, What Happens in Georgia?” published on August 9, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


NY City Bar President and Partner Roger Maldonado leads NYCBA with New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) president in Puerto Rico aid push in New York Law Journal/law.com article, “In Rare Partnership, NYC, NY State Bar Associations Prevail on ABA to Urge Congress to Assist Puerto Rico on August 7, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription required). 


Darren Rowles and Scott Cahalan Construction Law blog, “Hands-Free Georgia Act And Restriction On Police Power To Obtain Cellphone Data” reposted on Mondaq on August 7, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


The Honorable Leah Ward Sears  mentioned as first African American female state Supreme Court chief justice in Washington Post article, “An innovative approach to criminal justice reform: Put black women in charge ” published on August 3, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Former Chief Justice Leah Ward Sears Daily Report/Law.com article, “Ruth Bader Ginsburg: She’s Come a Long Way, Baby!” published on August 2, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Marcie Ernst Client Alert, “Cyber Insurance: Frequently Asked Questions” reposted on Mondaq on August 2, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Steve O’Day and Vickie Chung Rusek Environmental blog and Newsletter article, “Beginning Of Construction” For Investment Tax Credit For Solar Projects Defined By The IRS” reposted on Mondaq on August 1, 2018. Click HERE to read original post.


Laura Miller Andrew quoted in “The Best of Times for 401(k) Plans?” in the Journal of Pension Benefits, Volume 25, Number 4, Summer 2018. Click HERE to read.


SGR Partner and former Chief Justice Leah Ward Sears shares why Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg’s plan for 5 more years is good for all! Click HERE to read the CNN article, “Ruth Bader Ginsburg says she’ll stay on the Supreme Court for 5 more years. That’s terrific news” on July 31, 2018.


Employment Alert, “Persuader Rule” reposted on Mondaq on July 27, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR mentioned with Steve Forte quote in Daily Report/Law.com article, “Atlanta Firms Hold the Line on Associate Raises—for Now” published on July 26, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription may be required).


Steve O’DayAndy Thompson, and Vickie Chung Rusek Environmental blog and Newsletter article, “Georgia Court Of Appeals Interprets Narrative Water Quality Standard For Odor And Color” reposted on Mondaq on July 24, 2018. Click HERE to read original post.


SGR’s representation of Geico by John Marino, Lindsey Trowell and Kristen Wenger Bracken mentioned in Law360 article, “Geico Escapes Reimbursement Claims In Chiropractor Suits” on July 23, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Justice Leah Ward Sears and SGR mentioned regarding involvement in AJC.com article, “Fulton County hires former chief justice for property assessment defense” on July 18, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Phillip Hoover Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and Newsletter article, “Pace of Review of Industrial Expansion Permits to Continue Under Acting EPA Administrator” reposted on Mondaq on July 16, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Kristen Lewis featured in Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta’s Summer 2018 Legacy Link for her work with Canine Assistants. Click HERE to read.


John McCarthy and Marc Latman Aviation Client Alert, “New York’s Court Of Appeals Reminds You To Know Your Limitations” reposted on Mondaq on July 10, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Matt Clarke Labor & Employment Alert, “Can You Hear Me Now? Georgia’s New Hands-Free Cell Phone Law To Impact Employers” reposted on Mondaq on July 10, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Ed Wasmuth, Jr. Georgia Appellate Developments blog, “Data breaches and Standing” reposted on Mondaq on July 10, 2018. Click HERE to read the original.


SGR mentioned for representation of CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. along with press release in Private Capital Journal article, “CatchMark led consortium closes US $1.39M acquisition of East Texas timberlands” on July 9, 2018.


Bloomberg reposted client, CatchMark Timber Trust, press release, “CatchMark Led Partnership Completes $1.39 Billion Acquisition of 1.1 Million Acres of Prime East Texas Timberlands” on July 9, 2018.


SGR client, CatchMark Timber Trust, press release, “CatchMark Led Partnership Completes $1.39 Billion Acquisition of 1.1 Million Acres of Prime East Texas Timberlands” reposted on TheStreet  on July 9, 2018.


Markets Insider reposted client, CatchMark Timber Trust press release, “CatchMark Led Partnership Completes $1.39 Billion Acquisition of 1.1 Million Acres of Prime East Texas Timberlands” posted on July 9, 2018.  Click HERE to read.


SGR mentioned for representation of CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. in press release, “CatchMark Led Partnership Completes $1.39 Billion Acquisition of 1.1 Million Acres of Prime East Texas Timberlands” posted on PRNewswire on July 9, 2018.  Click HERE to read.


SGR CMO, Lee Watts, quoted in Forbes as part of the Communications Council in “13 Ways To Keep Your Communications Team Motivated During The Summer” on July 9, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Bryan Wolin Intellectual property blog, “NAD Rebuffs Unsubstantiated Salad Spinner Ad Claims” reposted on Mondaq on July 6, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


John Marino, Kristen Bracken and Lindsey Trowell representation of Geico mentioned in Law360 article, “Geico Seeks To Cut Chiropractors’ Claims In Payments Suit” on July 6, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Phillip Hoover Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and Newsletter article, “White House Announces Proposal To Reorganize Governmental Agencies” reposted on Mondaq on July 6, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Darren Rowles Construction Law blog, “Georgia’s New Distracted Driving Law” reposted on Mondaq on July 4, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Labor and Employment Client Alert, “NLRB Addresses Employee Handbook Standards Since Boeing” reposted on Mondaq on July 4, 2018.  Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR and Partner Roger Maldonado, as NY City Bar President, mentioned in New York Law Journal/law.com article, “City Bar’s Annual Diversity & Inclusion Celebration Dinner on July 3, 2018. Click HERE to read. 


Partner Justice Leah Ward Sears mentioned in Daily Report/Law.com article, “Ga. Supreme Court OKs Late Med-Mal Claim That ‘Related Back’ to Original Lawsuit” on July 2, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription required).


Partner Roger Maldonado mentioned as NY City Bar President in New York Law Journal/law.com article, “Municipal Affairs Awards at City Bar on June 29, 2018. Click HERE to read. 


Partner Dana Mark quoted regarding SGR’s representation in sale of 15 East 57th Street in Manhattan to Chanel in Law360 article, “Smith Gambrell Guides $81M Sale of NYC Building To Chanel” on June 28, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Partner Justice Leah Ward Sears quoted in Daily Report/Law.com article, “‘Diverse Groups Make Better Decisions’: Racial, Gender Diversity Spotlighted in High Court Job Openings” on June 28, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription required).


Partner Lisa Smith quoted in the June 2018 Habitat Magazine column, Until Next Time article, “Going Over the Cliff.” Click HERE to read (subscription required).


Laura Miller Andrew blog, “Excited About Association Health Plans? Not So Fast, Says New York And Massachusetts” reposted on Mondaq on June 27, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Laura Miller Andrew blog, “Breaking News: New Association Health Plans Rules Expand Health Care Options” reposted on Mondaq on June 25, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Phillip Hoover and Vickie Chung Rusek Environmental and Sustainability Law blog, “EPA Soliciting Comments on BUILD Act” reposted on Mondaq on June 25, 2018. Click HERE to read original post.


Laura Miller Andrew blog, “Association Health Plans Reinvigorated-New Options for Many Employers” reposted on Mondaq on June 25, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR mentioned as a top patent firm with 50 or more pro bono hours on patent applications which helped Georgia PATENTS earn the No. 1 pro bono patent program in the country by the USPTO in Daily Report/Law.com article, “Georgia PATENTS, Ballard Spahr Win Patent Pro Bono Honors” on June 22, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription required).


Ed Wasmuth, Jr. Georgia Appellate Developments blog, “Big Decisions Come as Georgia Supreme Court Nears the End of its Term” reposted on Mondaq on June 22, 2018. Click HERE to read the original.


SGR Partner and NY City Bar President Roger Maldonado gives legal career advice in the “Raising the Bar Career Insights ALM blog  interview series on June 18, 2018. Click HERE to read. 


SGR mentioned as being one of nine homegrown Atlanta law firms included in the Am Law 200 for 2018 in Daily Report/Law.com article, “Atlanta Am Law Firms (Mostly) Keep Up as the Rich Outpace the Rest” on June 15, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription required).


Steve O’Day and Phillip Hoover Environmental and Sustainability Law newsletter article and blog, “Wind and Gas Surpassed by Solar as Biggest Source of New U.S. Power” reposted on Mondaq on June 14, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Laura Miller Andrew blog, “Will the ACA be Dismantled in Court? Justice Department Declines to Support ACA Provisions” reposted on Mondaq on June 14, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Partner Ed Pennington announced on June 8, 2018 as a speaker at the Knowledge Group’s webcast, “The Patent Venue Landscape after TC Heartland: Everything You Need to Know LIVE Webcast” to be held on July 18. Click HERE to read more.


Ed Wasmuth, Jr. Technology blog, “Is Inadequate Data Security An Unfair Trade Practice?” reposted on Mondaq on June 8, 2018. Click HERE to read the original.


Steve O’Day and Ed Ezekiel Environmental and Sustainability Law newsletter article and blog, “Corporate Social Responsibility Disclosures: Fodder for Class Action Lawsuits?” reposted on Mondaq on June 7, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Partner Lisa Smith quoted in Habitat Magazine article, “When Co-ops Act Like Big Brother” on June 6, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Ed Wasmuth, Jr. Georgia Appellate Developments blog, “Distracted Driving and Snapchat” reposted on Mondaq on June 6, 2018. Click HERE to read the original.


SGR and Senior Associate Jonathan Russell‘s recent closing of sale of a 2007 Eclipse Aviation Corp. EZ500 with Av8jet announced at Ebace, the annual European aviation business meeting, on May 30, 2018. Click HERE to read more.


James Cummings and Nicole Kalkines interview regarding Jacksonville Legal Aid pro bono project and a successful case in the Jacksonville Daily Record article, “Pro Bono Pilot program can help boost stable housing” on June 4, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Svetlana Zagorina and Dana Mark Estate Planning & Wealth Protection blog, “What’s in a Name? (Part 1)” reposted on Mondaq on June 4, 2018. Click HERE to read the original.


Lisa Smith-quoted article, “Can a Co-op Take Photos of Your Visitors?” from The New York Times Ask Real Estate column reposted on Independent Recorder on June 3, 2018.


Partner Lisa Smith quoted in The New York Times Ask Real Estate column article, “Can a Co-op Take Photos of Your Visitors?” on June 2, 2018. Click HERE to read.


SGR Partners Perry McGuire, Marcia Ernst, Benjamin Brooks, and David Burge highlighted in article, “Most Influential Politically-Connected Attorneys” in James magazine’s May/June 2018 Issue. Click HERE to read on page 10.


Jim Bikoff and Holly Lance IP blog and newsletter article, “New Developments: Disappearing Data: WHOIS Blackout” reposted on Mondaq on June 1, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Steve O’Day and Vickie Chung Rusek Environmental Client Alert, “July 1, 2018 Filing Deadline Under OSHA Electronic Reporting Rule” reposted on Mondaq on June 1, 2018. Click HERE to read original post.


Labor and Employment Client Alert, “New Maryland Law Requires Disclosure Of Sexual Harassment In The Workplace” reposted on Mondaq on May 30, 2018.  Click HERE to read the original post.


Roger Juan Maldonado, SGR Partner and President of NY City Bar, interviewed in the New York City Bar’s 44th Street eNews President’s Column’s on May 28, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Labor and Employment Client Alert, “Summer Internships: Should they be paid or unpaid?” reposted on Mondaq on May 25, 2018.  Click HERE to read the original post.


Labor and Employment Client Alert, “U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Class Action Waivers In Employment Arbitration Agreements” reposted on Mondaq on May 24, 2018.  Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR mentioned with quote by Managing Partner Steve Forte in Daily Report/Law.com article, “Am Law 100 and 200 Firms Jostle for Position in Crowded Atlanta Market” on May 22, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription required).


SGR’s inclusion on Am Law 200 mentioned with quote by Managing Partner Steve Forte in The American Lawyer/Law.com article, “Atlanta Firms Trade Elbow Room for Rising Revenues” on May 22, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription required).


Jim Bikoff and Holly Lance Client Alert,”Disappearing Data: WHOIS Blackout Will Likely Start May 25, 2018″ reposted on Mondaq on May 22, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR press release, “Smith, Gambrell & Russell Represents CatchMark in Deal to Acquire 1.1 Million Acres of Timberlands; One of the Largest Industry Transactions in a Decade” reposted on Publicnow on May 21, 2018. Click HERE to read.


SGR’s representation of CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. in $1.39 billion timberland transaction mentioned in Law360‘s “Don’t Miss it: Hot Deals & Firms We’re Following This Week” article on May 18, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Partners Aasia Mustakeem, Andrew Patterson, and Benjamin Brooks mentioned as legal counsel in Multi-Housing News article, “GA Luxury Community Receives $13M” on May 17, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Steve O’Day and Phillip Hoover Environmental and Sustainability Law blog, “EPA Announces New Carbon Neutral Policy for Forest Biomass Energy” reposted on Mondaq on May 17, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Phillip Hoover Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and newsletter article, “Turning Poultry Waste and Scrapwood into Electricity” reposted on Mondaq on May 15, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Partner John Van Der Tuin quoted in Law.com/New York Law Journal article, “Kasowitz Among Creditors Hoping to Collect From $9M Dakota Apartment Sale” on May 14, 2018.  Click HERE to read (subscription required).


CatchMark press release  with SGR’s representation as “CatchMark Led Partnership Agrees to $1.39 Billion Acquisition of 1.1 Million Acres of Prime East Texas Timberlands from Campbell Global” on Nasdaq.com on May 14, 2018.  Click HERE to read.


CatchMark press release which included SGR’s involvement reposted as “Catchmark Timber Trust (CTT) Announces $1.39 Billion Acquisition of 1.1 Million Acres of Prime East Texas Timberlands from Campbell Global” on StreetInsider.com on May 14, 2018.  Click HERE to read.


SGR mentioned for representation of CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. in one of the largest U.S. timberland transactions in press release, “CatchMark Led Partnership Agrees to $1.39 Billion Acquisition of 1.1 Million Acres of Prime East Texas Timberlands from Campbell Global” posted on PRNewswire on May 14, 2018.  Click HERE to read.


Roger Juan Maldonado‘s New York Law Journal Q&A highlighted in the New York City Bar’s 44th Street eNews on May 14, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Partner Roger Juan Maldonado interviewed as he takes office as the New York City Bar Association’s new president in Law.com/New York Law Journal article, “New NYC Bar President: We Need to Work to Ensure Rule of Law Applies to All” on May 11, 2018 .  Click HERE to read (subscription required).


Steve O’Day and Phillip Hoover Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and newsletter article, “Guilt-Free Sara Lee” reposted on Mondaq on May 4, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Steve O’Day Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and newsletter article, “City Of Atlanta Taps SGR Client Cherry Street To Launch Clean Energy Program” reposted on Mondaq on April 26, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Managing Partner Steve Forte‘s leadership of the Atlanta Legal Aid Society covered in Daily Report/Law.com article, “Atlanta Legal Aid Kicks Off Annual Campaign” on April 25, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription required).


Labor and Employment Client Alert, “New York City Council And New York State Pass Anti-Harassment Legislation” reposted on Mondaq on April 25, 2018.  Click HERE to read the original post.


Partner Kathy Zickert quoted in 11Alive.com article, “Attorney: Owners of North Dekalb Mall planning demolition, replacement” on April 18, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Steve O’Day Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and newsletter article, “Update On EPA Formaldehyde Limits In Composite Wood Products” reposted on Mondaq on April 13, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Jim Lotito featured in Crain’s New York Business “Executive Moves” on April 12, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Partner Justice Leah Ward Sears mentioned in Law.com/Daily Report article, “Former Prosecutors, Judges Join Bid to Upend Conviction in Case of Race-Screened Jury” on April 10, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription required).


Phillip Hoover Environmental and Sustainability Law blog, “EPA Lifts Leak Repair Requirements For Oil And Gas Wells” reposted on Mondaq on April 10, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR’s Daily Report article, “Smith Gambrell Increased Revenue in 2017 as It Expanded in Europe and U.S.” highlighted in the New York City Bar’s 44th Street eNews on April 9, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Jonathan Minnen and Nick Flint Israeli blog, “Casual Use Of “Efforts” Language In Contracts Increases Litigation Risk (Take The Time To Negotiate What Is Expected)” reposted on Mondaq on April 6, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Nicole Haff IP Client Alert, “Lindsay Lohan “Takes-Two” Appellate Losses” reposted on Mondaq on April 9, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Firm growth in 2017 and Managing Partner Steve Forte interviewed in the Daily Report article, “Smith Gambrell Increased Revenue in 2017 as It Expanded in Europe and U.S.” on April 5, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription required).


Michael Manzi quoted in Habitat Magazine article, “Controlling Chaos at the Annual Meeting” in April 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription required).


Josh Gentner hire covered in “People in Aviation: April 2018” article in Aviation International News on April 5, 2018. Click HERE to read.


SGR press release, “SGR Partner Marc D. Latman Named Chair of Aviation and Space Finance Committee of ABA’s Forum on Air & Space Law” reposted on Publicnow on April 2, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Jonathan Russell press release posted in Monitor Daily on March 30, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Jonathan Russell hire mentioned in Aviator Aero Daily News on March 30, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Ed Wasmuth Georgia Appellate Developments blog, “The Georgia Supreme Court Looks At Georgia’s New Evidence Code” reposted on Mondaq on March 27, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Phillip Hoover Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and newsletter article, “House Votes to Delay Brick Kiln, Wood Stove Air Pollution Control Rules” reposted on Mondaq on March 27, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Partner Justice Leah Ward Sears quoted in Law.com/Daily Report article, “Legal Community Remembers Zell Miller” on March 26, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription required).


Darren Rowles and Scott Cahalan Construction Law blog, “Construction Contract Clauses: An Intro to Pay-if-Paid vs. Pay-when-Paid” reposted on Mondaq on March 23, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Andy Thompson Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and newsletter article, “Georgia Court of Appeals Decision Regarding Antidegradation Rule and Nonpoint Sources” reposted on Mondaq on March 21, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Former client, Sen. Johnny Isakson, mentions SGR and name partner, Harold Russell, as former partner Lisa Branch takes oath as 11th Circuit Judge in U.S. Court of Appeals Law.com/Daily Report article, “Twitter and Boot Camp Watch New Federal Judge Rise” on March 20, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription required).


Labor and Employment Client Alert, “New California Decision Favors Employees Who Receive Bonus Pay” reposted on Mondaq on March 20, 2018.  Click HERE to read the original post.


John Marino, Kristen Bracken and Lindsey Trowell representation of Geico mentioned in Law360 article, “Chiropractors, Attys Say Geico Fraud Claims Lack Specifics” on March 19, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Greg Kirsch Winter 2018 Trust the Leaders article, “Startups And Intellectual Property: A Pair Of Cautionary Tales” reposted on Mondaq on March 16, 2018. Click HERE to read the original article.


SGR mentioned with former attorney Henry L. Balkcom IV for his qualification to run for Superior Court Judge in Pataula Circuit of Georgia in Donalsonville News article, “Four qualify for Superior Court Judge Moore to challenge Williams for County Commission Stewart to challenge Coachman for Board of Education ” on March 16, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Victor Metsch Habitat Magazine article, “The Gray Area of Liability When Building Systems Fail” published on March 15, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Steve O’Day and Vickie Chung Rusek Environmental and Sustainability blog and newsletter article, “Supreme Court To Hear Arguments In Solar Power Dispute” reposted on Mondaq on March 14, 2018. Click HERE to read original post.


SGR new attorney, Shani Smith Fisher mentioned in “Appointments” in Aviation Week on March 12, 2018.


ERISA Client Alert, “Additional Revision To IRS Cost-Of-Living Chart” reposted on Mondaq on March 12, 2018.  Click HERE to read the original post.


Shani Smith Fisher hire covered in “Former AerCap in-house counsel joins SGR in LA” in Getting the Deal Through on March 8, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Andy Thompson Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and newsletter article, “Federal Appellate Court Rules That CWA Applies To Groundwater Discharges” reposted on Mondaq on March 7, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR’s hire of Shani Smith Fisher in LA office featured in “SGR appoints attorney Fisher to global transport practice” in Airfinance Journal on March 6, 2018. Click HERE to read more (subscription required).


SGR mentioned with former partner Lisa Branch for her confirmation as Judge in U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit in The Emory Wheel article, “U.S. Senate Confirms Emory Alumna to U.S. Court of Appeals” on March 6, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Shani Smith Fisher press release, “Smith, Gambrell & Russell Welcomes Attorney Shani Smith Fisher to Global Transport Practice” posted on Aviator Aero on March 5, 2018. Click HERE to read.


SGR’s press release, “Smith, Gambrell & Russell Welcomes Attorney Shani Smith Fisher to Global Transport Practice” posted on Aviation Pros on March 5, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Victor Metsch Habitat Magazine article, “When Accidents Happen, Notify Your Insurer Pronto” published on March 2, 2018. Click HERE to read.


John Marino, Kristen Bracken and Lindsey Trowell representation of Geico mentioned in Law360 article, “Judge Rejects ‘Imprecise’ Dismissal Bids In $15M Geico Suit” on March 2, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Phillip Hoover Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and newsletter article, “Congress Reauthorizes Tax Credit For Buried Carbon Dioxide” reposted on Mondaq on March 1, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Justice Leah Ward Sears quoted and her participation on the 21st Annual Jurisprudence Luncheon mentioned in Law.com/Daily Report article, “Sally Yates Joins Civil Rights Activist in Call for Gun Control, Challenge to Administration” on March 1, 2018. Click HERE to read article (subscription required).


Labor & Employment blog, “New York City’s New Requirements for Workplace Accommodations” reposted on Mondaq on February 28, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Senator Johnny Isakson press release, “Isakson Applauds Branch’s Confirmation to 11th Circuit Court of Appeals” highlighted SGR on February 27, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Bruce McDonald Intellectual Property blog and IP Brain Trust newsletter article, “Western Brand Owners Hit by Russian Constitutional Court Ruling in Parallel Import Case” reposted on Mondaq on February 27, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Smith Gambrell, Russell highlighted with former partner Lisa Branch confirmed as Judge in U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit in Daily Report/Law.com article, “Senate Confirms Former Smith, Gambrell & Russell Partner as New 11th Circuit Judge” on February 28, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription required).


Labor & Employment blog, “New Rules Impact Companies who use Interns and Apprentices” reposted on Mondaq on February 27, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Justice Leah Ward Sears and her participation on the ICLE 27th Annual Georgia Bar Media & Judiciary Conference mentioned in Law.com/Daily Report article, “Ga. Supreme Court Takes Some Jabs During Bar Conference” on February 27, 2018. Click HERE to read article (subscription required).


John Marino, Kristen Bracken and Lindsey Trowell representation of Geico mentioned in Law360 article, “Geico Blasts Law Firms, Network In $15M Fake Claims Suit” on February 26, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Ed Wasmuth Georgia Appellate Developments blog, “Attempt to Add an Arbitration Clause to a Customer Agreement during Litigation is Ineffective” reposted on Mondaq on February 23, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Phillip Hoover Environmental and Sustainability Law blog and newsletter article, “EPA Reverses Toxic Pollutant Policy under Clean Air Act” reposted on Mondaq on February 23, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Environmental Client Alert, ”Once In, Always In” reposted on Mondaq on February 22, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Bruce McDonald Intellectual Property blog and IP Brain Trust newsletter article, “Russian Roadmap for Competition in Healthcare Targets Innovative Drug Developers” reposted on Mondaq on February 20, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Trust the Leaders Winter 2018 issue promoted on Mondaq on February 19, 2018. Click HERE to visit the SGR website link.


Roger Juan Maldonado mentioned for the New York City Bar’s Puerto Rico Task Force in the 44th Street eNews on February 20, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Victor Metsch Habitat Magazine article, “The Dangerous Side of Security Cameras” published on February 15, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Environmental blog and Environmental and Sustainability newsletter article, “Solar Tariffs Set to Slow Expansion of Solar in U.S.” reposted on Mondaq on February 13, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR’s representation of Quadra by James Lotito and Sean Altschul mentioned in “Quadra Furniture & Spaces Signs LOI for Additional 11,000 Sq Ft for Expansion” in Kuam News on February 12, 2018. Click HERE for PR Web coverage.


Environmental blog and Environmental and Sustainability newsletter article, “EPA Must Consider Banning Drinking Water Flouridation” reposted on Mondaq on February 7, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Den Webb mentioned in AJC article, “Annexation petition likely beginning to new Decatur development” on February 5, 2018. Click HERE to read.


John Marino, client representation of Geico mentioned in Law360 article, “Chiropractors Fight State Farm Bid To End Payments Suit” on February 5, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Ed Wasmuth Georgia Appellate Developments blog, “The Georgia Supreme Court Will Look at Litigation Funding” reposted on Mondaq on February 6, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


“Cyclic-GMP–Elevating Agents Suppress Polyposis in ApcMin mice by Targeting the Preneoplastic Epithelium” by SGR Science Advisor, Sarah K. Sharman, Ph.D., published in Cancer Prevention Research, February 2018.  Click HERE (subscription required) or HERE to read.


Georgia Appellate Developments blog, “Does A Self-Serving And Uncorroborated Affidavit Have Any Use? “Yes,” Says The Eleventh Circuit.” reposted on Mondaq on February 2, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR’s hire of Partner Bill Long in Intellectual Property Practice published in Bloomberg Law‘s Big Law Business on February 1, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Employment Alert, “Targeted Advertising: Effective or Discriminatory?” reposted on Mondaq on February 1, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR highlighted for new partnership elections of Perry McGuire and Nick Rueter in Law.com/Daily Report article, “Firms Large and Small Announce More Partner Promotions” on January 29, 2018. Click HERE to read (subscription required).


SGR’s press release, “Smith, Gambrell & Russell Represents Genesee General in Acquisition by JenCap Holdings” posted on WorldNews Network on January 29, 2018. Click HERE to read.


SGR mentioned from business wire for representation of NERVE in “East Harlem Nonprofit, NERVE, Partners with Affordable Housing Developer, Hudson Valley Property Group, NCV Capital Partners, and Belveron Partners to Preserve 135 Units of Affordable Housing at Los Tres Unidos Apartments.”  Click HERE to read on Morningstar on January 26, 2018. Click HERE for HashVirals. Click HERE to read WorldNews Network on January 23, 2018.


Intellectual Property blog and IP Brain Trust newsletter article, “United States District Court For The Eastern District Of Virginia Orders USPTO To Register Booking.Com As A Protected Trademark” reposted on Mondaq on January 26, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Josh Gentner hire covered in “The Roundup” article in Getting the Deal Through on January 25, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Victor Metsch Habitat Magazine “Board Operations” article, “Using Personal Email Accounts for Co-op Business Is a Very Bad Idea” published on January 25, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Roger Maldonado quoted in The Real Deal article, “Nonprofit buys Harlem building after L+M deal falls through” regarding client NERVE’s partnership deal on January 24, 2018.


Environmental blog and Environmental and Sustainability newsletter article, “Supreme Court Rules Challenges to WOTUS Rule Must be Brought in District Court” reposted on Mondaq on January 24, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR mentioned for representation by Todd Pickard and Roger Maldonado of nonprofit, NERVE in “East Harlem Nonprofit, NERVE, Partners with Affordable Housing Developer, Hudson Valley Property Group, NCV Capital Partners, and Belveron Partners to Preserve 135 Units of Affordable Housing at Los Tres Unidos Apartments” on January 23, 2018. Click HERE to read the business wire release.


Emily Cook McConnell Technology Law blog, “Cybersecurity in M&A Transactions: Frequently Asked Questions” reposted on Mondaq on January 23, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Josh Gentner press release, “Smith, Gambrell & Russell Welcomes Attorney Josh Gentner to Global Transport and Corporate Practices” posted on Aviator Aero on January 22, 2018. Click HERE to read.


SGR’s press release, “Smith, Gambrell & Russell Welcomes Josh Genter to Global Transport and Corporate Practices” posted on Aviation Pros on January 22, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Nicole Haff and Cassie Daum Client Alert, “Timed Out And Tuned Out: The Forfeiture Of Unclaimed Royalties And The Loss Of Meaningful Access To Litigation Under The Music Modernization Act” reposted on Mondaq on January 22, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


New attorneys, Bill LongJosh Gentner, Greg Smith, and Chris Raymond, along with Dr. Sarah Sharman highlighted in Daily Report/Law.com article, “Smith Gambrell Snags Partners from Dentons, Vedder Price—and Other ‘On the Move’ News” on January 19, 2018. Click HERE to read more (subscription required).


SGR’s press release, “Smith, Gambrell & Russell Welcomes Bill Long to Intellectual Property Practice” posted on WorldNews Network on January 19, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Environmental blog and Environmental and Sustainability newsletter article, “9th Circuit: EPA Must Update Its Lead Dust Standards” reposted on Mondaq on January 19, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR’s press release, “Smith, Gambrell & Russell Welcomes Josh Gentner to Global Transport and Corporate Practices” posted on WorldNews Network on January 18, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Jim Bikoff and Darlene Tzou IP blog, “Finding of Likelihood of Confusion Despite Consent Agreement” reposted on Mondaq on January 18, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR press release, “Smith, Gambrell & Russell Welcomes  Bill Long to Intellectual Property Practice” posted on Publicnow.com on January 18, 2108. Click HERE to read.


SGR’s new partners release, “Smith, Gambrell & Russell Elects 4 Attorneys to Partnership” highlighting Brandon DoddPerry McGuire, Jonathon Pressley, and Nick Rueter posted on WorldNews Network on January 16, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Perry McGuire Franchise blog, “Turning License Networks Into Franchises” reposted on Mondaq on January 11, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Environmental blog and Environmental and Sustainability newsletter article, “EPA Responds To States Regarding Ozone Nonattainment Areas” reposted on Mondaq on January 11, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


IP blog and IP newsletter article, “For 2017, The Supreme Court Flips The Two Busiest Patent Venues” reposted on Mondaq on January 11, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Jim Bikoff and Darlene Tzou article, “Finding of likelihood of confusion despite consent agreement” published in Word Trademark Review on January 11, 2018. Click HERE to read.


Victor Metsch Habitat Magazine “Bricks & Bucks” article, “Big Money Is at Stake When Commercial Leases Expire” published on January 10, 2018. Click HERE to read.


IP Alert, “High Court Declines Review of Federal Circuit’s Affirmance of PTAB Interference Ruling” reposted on Mondaq on January 8, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Environmental Client Alert, “Silica Rule Case” reposted on Mondaq on January 8, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


SGR mentioned for patent representation in Daily Report/Law.com article, “Meet the GC at Aptean, Katherine Dunn” on January 8, 2018. Click HERE to read more (subscription required).


IP blog, “Following B&B Hardware, TTAB Decision Is Found To Have Preclusive Effect In The Southern District Of New York” Provision Unconstitutional” reposted on Mondaq on January 8, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


The firm featured in Daily Report/Law.com article, “Smith, Gambrell Beats Back Bid to ‘Re-Brand’ Midtown Promenade Offices” on January 5, 2018. Click HERE to read more (subscription required).


SGR mentioned as former partner Judge Elizabeth L. “Lisa” Branch renominated by The White House to serve as Circuit Judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Click HERE for more in “President Donald J. Trump Announces Renomination of Judicial Nominees” posted on January 5, 2018.


Environmental and Sustainability blog, “OSHA’s Silica Rule Upheld On Most Grounds” reposted on Mondaq on January 4, 2018. Click HERE to read the original post.


Eliot Zuckerman article, ” Has Our Sponsor Lost ‘Unsold’ Status?” published in “Ask Habitat” for Habitat magazine on January 3, 2018.  Click HERE to read.


Lisa Smith quoted in Habitat magazine article, “Transparency Rules – A New State Law Shines Light on Conflicts of Interest” on January 3, 2018. Click HERE to read.


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