Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

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Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP 

Size of Organization: 650
Year Established: 1792
Main Office: New York, New York
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Telephone: (212) 504-6000
Fax: (212) 504-6666

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As one of the oldest law firms in the United States, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, founded in downtown New York in 1792, is proud of more than 200 years of service to many of the country's and the world's most prestigious institutions. With a rich history, our lawyers have participated in many of the most significant social, economic and legal issues accompanying the growth of the United States. These well-established roots have led us to also become one of the world's most prominent law firms, with influence that has expanded around the globe as we advise clients with interests in Europe, South America and the Pacific Rim. In the process, we have established long-standing relationships with many of the world's premier financial institutions, Fortune 500 companies and other leading corporations, government entities, charitable and health care organizations, and individual private clients. With offices in New York, London, Charlotte, Washington, Beijing, Hong Kong, Houston and Brussels, we offer clients innovative solutions to legal and financial issues in a wide range of areas.

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U.S. Federal Litigation Activity
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Highest number of cases by Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP:
Securities (16 cases in past two years)
U.S. Patent Activity
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Total number of U.S. granted patents by Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP:
5 (in past two years)
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Total number of Peer Review Rated lawyers of Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP: 30
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Total number of Client Reviews for Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP: 1

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Supreme Court Justices Appear Hesitant to Narrow the Scope of Insider Trading Liability
Jodi L. Avergun,Douglas H. Fischer,Alexander Hokenson,Joseph V. Moreno,Emily J. Rockwood, October 13, 2016
Since the Second Circuit Court of Appeals’ December 2014 decision in United States v. Newman,1 the government’s ability to aggressively pursue insider trading cases involving tipping has been in doubt. But, on October 5, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Salman v. United...

CFTC Issues Fourth Penalty for Inaccurate Large Trader Reporting of Swaps
Jonathan H. Flynn,Anthony M. Mansfield,Natalie Mitchell,Paul J. Pantano, October 6, 2016
On September 27, 2016, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (“CFTC” or the “Commission”) issued a fourth penalty for violations of its Swaps Large Trader Reporting (“Swaps LTR”) rule1. This time, the penalty was imposed against Wells Fargo Bank, N.A....

In Final Rule, CMS Acts to Bar Pre-Dispute Binding Arbitration Agreements With Nursing Home Residents Effective November 28, 2016
Marsena Farris,Brian T. McGovern, October 6, 2016
On September 28, 2016, the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”) issued its long-awaited final rule that, among other things, prohibits skilled nursing facilities (“SNFs”) and nursing facilities (“NFs”) participating in the Medicare or...


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