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Mr. Long was counsel to CBS Corporation, the Walt Disney Company, and different media company petitioners. The courtroom stayed, and subsequently vacated, an FCC order issued in connection with the FCC’s review of the proposed Comcast-Time Warner Cable and AT&T-DirecTV mergers, that would have made petitioners’ highly confidential enterprise paperwork out there to third events. Meoli v. The Huntington National Bank (U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit 2017). Mr. Long represented the Huntington National Bank on this bankruptcy case.
Bell Atlantic v. Twombly (U.S. Supreme Court 2007), Leegin Creative Leather Products v. PSKS, Inc. (U.S. Supreme Court 2007), and Texaco v. Dagher (U.S. Supreme Court 2006). Mr. Long was counsel to the American Petroleum Institute, which filed briefs as amicus curiae in every of those antitrust circumstances. In Leegin, the Court overruled its prior selections holding that vertical minimal resale worth upkeep is a per se violation of the Sherman Act. Dagher addressed the legal commonplace for antitrust analysis of joint ventures. Mr. Long was counsel to the Xerox Corporation pension plan in this ERISA case.
The Childers Palace Backpackers Hostel fire killed 15 backpackers on June 23, 2000. The hostel was positioned within the city of Childers, in Queensland, Australia, a city popular amongst backpackers for its fruit choosing work. Long had been kicked out of the hostel, and lit the hearth within the early hours of June 23, while greater than eighty backpackers were asleep inside. If your inquiry relates to a authorized matter and you are not already a current client of the agency, please do not transmit any confidential information to us. Before taking over a representation, we should determine whether we are in a position to help you and agree on the terms and circumstances of engagement with you.