Expanding Client Service in China
Building on the services we’ve offered in China for nearly two decades, Perkins Coie is strengthening its presence by establishing a Beijing-based Intellectual Property Agency, opening a new location in the fast-growing technology hub of Shenzhen in South China, and moving to a new and larger office space in the bustling Central Business District in Beijing.
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Celebrating 40 Years in Our Nation’s Capital
Since opening our Washington, D.C. office in 1979, we have grown alongside our clients by serving them in a broad range of matters involving business, technology and political law. Today, the D.C. office includes 140 attorneys and is ranked a Top Workplace by The Washington Post.
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New Regulations Redefine the Scope of the Clean Water Act
The Clean Water Act applies by its terms to “navigable waters,” which the act defines merely as “waters of the United States.” A clear and consistent definition of this critically important phrase, which demarcates the boundaries of federal jurisdiction and permitting authority under the act, has for years proved painfully elusive—and highly controversial.
Washington Supreme Court Invalidates Indirect Emitter Portions of the Clean Air Rule
Washington State Supreme Court ruled that the Department of Ecology lacks authority under the state’s Clean Air Act to cap greenhouse gas emissions from indirect emitters like natural gas and petroleum product distributors.
Perkins Coie Honored for Outstanding Pro Bono Work by ACLU of Arizona
Perkins Coie was honored as the 2019 Outstanding Pro Bono Law Firm by the ACLU of Arizona for its enduring partnership with the American Civil Liberties Union.
Trends in the Startup Ecosystem
The Perkins Coie TechVenture Index™ is the benchmark measure of the emerging growth technology and venture capital ecosystem. Powered by market data, it provides a holistic view of the landscape, giving investors, companies and industry commentators insight into the health and trajectory of the market
Inter partes review (IPR) procedures have become a popular means for challenging a patent. The IPR>>IRL, a brief guide to the essentials of inter partes reviews in real life, breaks down the IPR process, including the general timeline and primary procedural requirements as well as practical tips.
Perkins Coie is proud to announce that it has been named among the 2019 Fortune 100 Best Companies To Work For® for the 17th consecutive year.