Law360's Weekly Verdict: Legal Lions & Lambs

Law360 (August 22, 2019, 7:44 PM EDT) -- Sidley Austin snared a spot on this week’s legal lions list with a Ninth Circuit win for Amazon in a tax spat, while Paul Hastings ended up among the legal lambs after a judge ordered client L'Oreal to pay $50 million in a trade secrets suit.

Legal Lions

Attorneys from Sidley Austin LLP kick off this week’s legal lions list. On Aug. 16, their client Amazon defeated an IRS appeal when a three-judge Ninth Circuit panel unanimously upheld a U.S. Tax Court ruling that favored the online retailer’s valuation of intangible assets transferred to a Luxembourg subsidiary. Counsel for Amazon.com are Carter...

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