Representation of a U.S. audit, tax and advisory services firm in a SEC investigation, including production of documents, privilege log and representation of audit partner in testimony before the SEC.
Representation of Colonial Williamsburg Foundation in a gluten discrimination case that generated national media attention. A Norfolk federal court granted summary judgment on the grounds that CWF was not required to modify its “no outside food” policy when a patron wanted to consume his own food inside the establishment. The court found that CWF provides adequate alternatives, including gluten-free meals, for customers with special dietary needs.
Representation of a large international bank headquartered in Canada in litigation related to the Enron scandal.
Defense of one of the world’s leading, international commodities trading and logistics companies in a suit which claimed our client breached a partnership agreement pertaining to supplying petroleum products. We moved to dismiss the action and it was granted by the court based on the ground of improper venue. This matter is currently on appeal.
Virginia Elec. & Power Co. v. Bransen Energy, Inc., 850 F.3d 645 (4th Cir. 2017). The Fourth Circuit granted McGuireWoods a complete appellate victory—affirming a combined judgment amount of approximately $23 million—in a contract dispute that involved a complex set of interrelated coal supply and services agreements related Dominion's order of 600,000 tons of a specific coal product, which the seller fulfilled with different products that were unusable for Dominion's intended purpose.
Financial Times Names McGuireWoods Most Innovative Firm for Business of Law
December 12, 2018
Gilbert Dickey, Former U.S. Supreme Court Clerk, Joins McGuireWoods in Washington
November 29, 2018
McGuireWoods’ Dion Hayes, Kevin McGinnis and David Reidy Honored in Irish Legal 100
November 19, 2018
Using Search Terms and TAR: Validation Is the Key to Success
September 26, 2018
ICSID Joins International Arbitration Community’s Efforts to Enhance Efficiency
August 23, 2018
New Law Brightens Forecast for International Arbitration in California
July 24, 2018
6th Circuit: Crime Insurance Policy Covers Business Email Compromise Losses
July 20, 2018
The Broker Protocol’s Demise — Imminent or Greatly Exaggerated?
July 6, 2018