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Morris Nichols Partners with KaloBios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Overcome Challenges to Complete Successful Reorganization

Wilmington, DE (July 12, 2016) – Morris, Nichols, Arsht and Tunnell LLP (“Morris Nichols”) announced today that it, together with co-counsel Hogan Lovells US LLP, has served as chapter 11 bankruptcy counsel for KaloBios Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a Brisbane, California based development stage, biopharmaceutical company focused on advancing treatments for neglected diseases, in a highly... Continue Reading

Chambers HNW 2016 Ranks Morris Nichols Trusts, Estates & Tax Group Band 1 in Delaware Private Wealth Law

Wilmington, DE (June 24, 2016) – Today, the inaugural edition of Chambers High Net Worth ranked Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP as a Band 1 law firm in the Delaware category for Private Wealth Law.  Chambers HNW market sources touted the firm’s “very fine reputation as a leading Delaware firm,” with one commenter regarding the Morris Nichols Trusts, Estates & Tax team as... Continue Reading

The Legal 500 Recognizes Morris Nichols as a Leading M&A Law Firm

Wilmington, DE (June 15, 2016) – Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP has been ranked as a leading M&A law firm in The Legal 500 United States 2016. Now in its tenth edition, the U.S. guide organizes various practice areas into a single national ranking to highlight firms with a national presence in sophisticated and complex matters... Continue Reading

Michael Houghton Quoted in The News Journal on Multi-State Unclaimed Property Lawsuit Against Delaware in the United States Supreme Court

A coalition of states has filed a lawsuit against Delaware challenging the state’s collection of more than $150 million of unclaimed money orders in the United States Supreme Court. Morris Nichols partner Michael Houghton spoke with The News Journal regarding potential effects for the First State in the article entitled, “Money Order Lawsuit Could Impact State Budget.” Mike has advised... Continue Reading

Eric Schwartz Speaks at Terralex Bankruptcy/Insolvency Practice Group 2016 European Meeting in Budapest, Hungary

Wilmington, DE (June 8, 2016) – Eric Schwartz, Morris Nichols Business Reorganization & Restructuring Group partner, will speak at the Terralex Bankruptcy/Insolvency Practice Group 2016 European Meeting in Budapest, Hungary on June 10, 2016.   He will speak from a U.S. perspective on “How decreasing interest rates in the long run may impact the lending market and liquidity of debtors. ... Continue Reading

IAM Patent 1000 2016 Ranks Morris Nichols Among Top Delaware IP Firms

Wilmington, DE (May 31, 2016) – Intellectual Asset Management (“IAM”) has released the fifth edition of IAM Patent 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Professionals. The 2016 guide pronounces Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP a “patent litigation powerhouse” and ranks the firm in its highest, Gold band on the Delaware rankings table... Continue Reading

Chambers USA 2016 Ranks Morris Nichols Band 1 in Four Delaware Practice Areas; 25 Morris Nichols Attorneys Recognized Among the Best in Delaware

Wilmington, DE (May 27, 2016) – The 2016 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business again ranked Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP as a Band 1 law firm in the Delaware categories for Bankruptcy/Restructuring, Chancery, Corporate M&A & Alternative Entities, and Intellectual Property... Continue Reading

Managing Intellectual Property’s IP Stars Names Morris Nichols

Wilmington, DE (May 24, 2016) – Managing Intellectual Property has once again ranked Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP as a “highly recommended” Delaware IP law firm. The firm earned the highest possible ranking in the Managing IP – IP Stars (2016) guide. The publication deemed Morris Nichols, “one of the biggest IP groups in Delaware” with clients remarking on the firm’s... Continue Reading

Morris Nichols Trusts, Estates & Tax Group Welcomes Zach Haupt

Wilmington, DE (May 23, 2016) – Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP is pleased to welcome J. Zachary Haupt to the Trusts, Estates & Tax Group. With six years of experience practicing law in Delaware, he recently earned his LL.M. in Taxation from Georgetown University Law Center. Before entering private law practice, he was an accountant at a large multi-national facility management... Continue Reading

Acquisition International 2016 Intellectual Property Awards Recognize Morris Nichols

Wilmington, DE (May 20, 2016) – Acquisition International magazine (“AI”) has announced the winners of the 2016 Intellectual Property Awards. Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP received both of the publication’s Delaware awards, with AI recognizing the firm as “Best IP Litigation Firm” and naming Morris Nichols partner Rodger D. Smith II “Best Patent Litigator.”.. Continue Reading