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Governor John Carney Issues Executive Order 21 Implementing Budget Smoothing Recommendations of Advisory Panel to DEFAC, chaired by MNAT Partner Mike Houghton

On June 30, Governor John Carney signed an executive order directing the state budget office and the panel that sets Delaware's official revenue forecast to implement the recommendations of an Advisory Panel to the Delaware Economic and Financial Advisory Council (DEFAC) on “budget smoothing” after the legislature did not proceed with a proposed Constitutional amendment that sought to... Continue Reading

IAM Patent 1000 2018 Ranks Morris Nichols a “Gold” Firm in Delaware

Wilmington, DE (June 15, 2018) – Intellectual Asset Management (“IAM”) has released the 2018 IAM Patent 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Professionals. The seventh edition reports “Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell is seen by many as the best of the best in Delaware” and ranks the firm in the highest, gold band for Delaware... Continue Reading

17 Morris Nichols Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in 2018 Delaware Super Lawyers

Wilmington, DE (May 18, 2018) – Seventeen Morris Nichols attorneys have been selected for inclusion in 2018 Delaware Super Lawyers.  William M. Lafferty was ranked number one on the “Top 10” list for Delaware.  In addition, attorneys Eric S. Klinger-Wilensky, Kimberly Gill McKinnon, D. McKinley (Mac) Measley, and Andrew R. Remming and Jeremy A. Tigan were recognized as Delaware... Continue Reading

Managing Intellectual Property’s IP Stars Again Ranks Morris Nichols as Leading Law Firm for IP

Wilmington, DE (May 18, 2018) – Managing Intellectual Property has released the 2018-19 Managing IP – IP Stars guide, ranking Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP in the highest tier for Delaware IP law firms.  In addition to the top-notch firm ranking, Morris Nichols partners Jack Blumenfeld, Maryellen Noreika and Karen Jacobs were all listed as 2018-19 “IP Stars.” Karen also earned... Continue Reading

Governor Recognizes Michael Houghton’s Contribution to Advisory Panel to DEFAC Report on Fiscal Controls and Budget Smoothing

Governor John Carney recognized and thanked Morris Nichols partner Mike Houghton in his statement on the Executive Summary of the Advisory Panel to Delaware Economic and Financial Advisory Council (DEFAC) on Potential Fiscal Controls and Budget Smoothing.  Mike was appointed chair of DEFAC in April 2017. DEFAC is charged with providing advice to the Governor and the Secretary of Finance on the... Continue Reading

Chambers USA 2018 Recognizes Morris Nichols as Top-Tier Delaware Law Firm

Wilmington, DE (May 3, 2018) – Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP has been ranked Band 1 in four Delaware practice categories in the 2018 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. The firm was ranked in the highest tier for Bankruptcy/Restructuring, Chancery, Corporate M&A & Alternative Entities, and Intellectual Property... Continue Reading