Month: August 2020

CRE Attorney Ray W. King Named 2021 Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year”

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08/28/2020King, Ray W.

  Vandeventer Black LLP attorney, Ray W. King, was recently recognized by Best Lawyers as the 2021 “Lawyer of the Year.” Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored… Read more »

CRE Attorneys Ambrosio, Crouch, and King Named to 2021 Best Lawyers® list

08/28/2020Ambrosio, Christopher

Vandeventer Black LLP is pleased to announce that three of it’s Commercial Real Estate attorneys have been included in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Since first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Christopher Ambrosio  Richard J. Crouch  Ray W. King  Best Lawyers has… Read more »

Vandeventer Black LLP Attorney Named to 2021 Best Lawyers®: Ones to Watch

08/27/2020Chappell, W. Thomas

Vandeventer Black LLP is pleased to announce that attorney, W. Thomas Chappell, has been included in the 2021 Edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch. “Our Firm congratulates Thomas on this well-deserved recognition,” said Michael L. Sterling, Managing Partner for Vandeventer Black. Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch recognizes associates and other lawyers who are at the… Read more »

Attorneys Named 2021 Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year”

08/24/2020Klinedinst, Arlene F.

Six Vandeventer Black LLP attorneys were recently recognized by Best Lawyers as the 2021 “Lawyer of the Year.” Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. The following attorneys were listed on the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the following practice areas: Arlene F. Klinedinst –… Read more »

28 Attorneys Named to 2021 Best Lawyers® list

08/20/2020Ambrosio, Christopher

Vandeventer Black LLP is pleased to announce that 28 attorneys have been included in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Since first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers has published their list for over three decades, earning the respect of the profession, the media,… Read more »

Update on Section 889 restriction on government contractors use of Chinese-made telecommunications equipment and services

08/19/2020Mazzeo, Anthony J.

Last week, we advised government contractors in this article about the new restrictions imposed by an interim rule and revised Federal Acquisition Regulation clauses that require contractors doing business with DoD, GSA, and NASA to certify they do not use “covered telecommunications and services” from Huawei and other Chinese companies.  We’ve learned that the Director… Read more »

Anchors Aweigh: Damage to Submarine Cable Caused by Barge Anchor Results in Significant Oil Pollution Act Liability

08/18/2020Romero, Joe

In a case of first impression, the Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled that submarine cables containing dielectric fluids and other oils are “facilities” under the Oil Pollution Act.  Consequently, vessel operators that damage submarine cables could face significant liability for any resulting releases of oil. In Power Authority of the State of… Read more »

New FAR provisions will have far reaching impact for government contractors: Government imposes restrictions on contractors’ telecommunication equipment

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08/13/2020Mazzeo, Anthony J.

Prime contractors can expect to be asked for a new round of certifications as the result of a FAR provision that takes effect on August 13, 2020.  The provision was announced by an Interim Rule published in the Federal Register on July 14, 2020.  The rule is applicable to all contractors doing business with the… Read more »

Expedited Trademark Registration For COVID-19 Products and Services

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08/07/2020Tucker, Jane D.

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, and the need to quickly develop medical products and services to fight the virus, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) is allowing the trademark examination process for marks used to identify qualifying COVID-19 medical products and services to be expedited.  This program expedites the review of qualifying… Read more »