28 Jun News
Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce the promotion of seven attorneys to equity partner: David S. Becker, Kenneth M. Crane, Shelly A. DeRousse, Devon J. Eggert, Sean Thomas Keely, Matthew J. O’Hara, and Steven D. Pearson.
27 Jun Insight
Client Alert: When Does A “Digital Asset” Qualify As A Security? A Deeper Dive Into Recent SEC Guidance
Which of the following qualify as a “security” under U.S. Securities laws: coins, tokens, stamps, tickets, vouchers and chips? Trick question, they all do! Well, they all could potentially qualify as securities. The answer lies in evaluating the details of how the respective asset is created, marketed and sold to purchasers. Recently the SEC has released some substantive guidance on how to actually analyze those details which deserves a deeper analysis.
24 Jun Press
On June 24, Freeborn’s office in Richmond, Va., relocated to new space on the ninth floor of Riverfront Plaza’s west tower located at 901...
21 Jun News
In his recently published article, “Legacy lab,” about the options for run-off in the United States, Freeborn Partner and Insurance and...
20 Jun Insight
On May 29, the Illinois legislature passed the Coal Ash Cleanup and Storage Act. The act is expected to be signed by the Governor. Illinois becomes the third state, after North Carolina and Virginia to address coal ash through state legislation.
19 Jun Press
National Law Journal Ranks Freeborn’s $315 Million Victory for Shuffle Tech LLC Among Top 10 Verdicts of 2018
Jeffery M. Cross led the Freeborn team that helped secure the $315 victory for its client Shuffle Tech LLC, which was named among the National Law Journal’s (NLJ’s) Top 10 Verdicts of 2018.
18 Jun News
Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce that the Legal 500 United States directory for the first time has recognized Freeborn as one of the top firms in the country for Insurance – advice to insurers. In addition, Legal 500 recognized five Freeborn insurance and reinsurance Partners.
14 Jun Press
William E. Russell is featured in the profile article “Structuring Trusts, Taxes, Transitions With Business Passion,” published in the 2019 issue of Leading Lawyers Magazine – Consumer Edition.
13 Jun News
Freeborn Expands New York City Office, Welcomes Partner Michael Rennock and Senior Counsel John McConnell
Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce the continued growth of its New York City office with the additions of Michael J.W. Rennock as a Partner in the Corporate Practice Group and John P. McConnell as senior counsel in the Litigation Practice Group.
12 Jun Press
Robert A. Stines authored the article “Blockchain 101: A Lawyer’s (Brief) Guide,” appearing in the Spring 2019 Cybersecurity and Data Privacy issue of TortSource, published by the Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section of the American Bar Association.