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Court’s Bankruptcy Ruling on Trademark Licensees Raises New Questions

While a 2012 Seventh Circuit ruling seems to have settled the issue of trademark license protection in bankruptcy, it may have in fact raised more questions than it answered about executory contracts and rejection, which we can expect to see evolving and impacting future decisions. The unanimous “Sunbeam” opinion of July 2012 held that even… Read More…

Lawyer Limelight: Suzzanne Uhland (Lawdragon)

Suzzanne Uhland once wrote that she started out her legal career “believing that ‘professionalism’ was equated with ‘toughness’ and maintaining aloofness.” But she says the upward spiral of her career at O’Melveny & Myers is due far more to learning the importance of empathy, openness to other points of view and teamwork. As head of… Read More…

Q&A With O’Melveny’s Suzzanne Uhland (Law360)

Law360, New York (March 7, 2013, 9:56 AM ET) — Suzzanne Uhland is a partner in O’Melveny & Myers LLP’ San Francisco and Newport Beach, Calif., offices and chairman of the firm’s restructuring practice. She represents parties in Chapter 11 reorganizations and out-of-court restructurings and buyers and sellers in Bankruptcy Code Section 363(b) sales and other distress… Read More…