Law360's Weekly Verdict: Legal Lions & Lambs

By Brian Mahoney (April 3, 2014, 6:15 PM EDT) -- Appellate titan Bancroft PLLC leads the lions this week after securing two major U.S. Supreme Court victories in cases involving frequent flier contracts and federal election campaign laws, while prosecutors revealed the identities of six legal lambs from Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP who copped to criminal charges arising from the firm's collapse.

Legal Lions

Appellate veteran Paul Clement of Bancroft PLLC on Wednesday won a Supreme Court reversal of the Ninth Circuit, convincing the high court to rule that the Airline Deregulation Act preempts some state-law claims if they seek to expand a contract's obligations. In a unanimous ruling authored by Justice...

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