Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

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Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak
& Stewart, P.C.
 

Size of Organization: 700
Year Established: 1977
Web Site: http://www.ogletreedeakins.com

Telephone: 864-271-1300
Fax: 864-235-8806

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U.S. Federal Litigation Activity
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Highest number of cases by Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak
& Stewart, P.C.:
Labor and Employment (2545 cases in past two years)
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Total number of Peer Review Rated lawyers of Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak
& Stewart, P.C.: 240
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Total number of Client Reviews for Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak
& Stewart, P.C.: 9


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Depressed Employee’s Vacation Leave Request Did Not Qualify For FMLA Protection
Maria Greco Danaher, April 16, 2014
The vacation request of an employee suffering from depression and anxiety did not qualify as a leave request under the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), according to a recent decision of the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. While the leave might have proven medically beneficial, the court...

Filling in the Retirement Plan Gaps for Same-Sex Couples—What It Means for Your Retirement Plan
David S. Rosner, April 16, 2014
Employers and participants alike have been anxiously waiting for further guidance from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) on how marriages of same-sex couples will be treated for purposes of qualified retirement plans.

Illinois Supreme Court Strikes Down Eavesdropping Statute as Overly Broad
Kwabena A. Appenteng, April 16, 2014
The Illinois Supreme Court recently issued two opinions that together invalidated Illinois’ eavesdropping statute, 720 ILCS 5/14-2. The statute, which is part of the Illinois Criminal Code, prohibits a person from “knowingly and intentionally” using an eavesdropping device to...




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Establishes formal budgets for client engagements
Submitted bills electronically
Conduct end of matter reviews
Formalized new associate litigation training/mentoring program
Litigation department has a structured approach to early case assessment
Established records management team to assist clients with records retention, compliance and litigation preparedness
Established eDiscovery Committee
Educational programs designed to address the changing federal rules of civil procedure
Standardized litigation hold program in place for its clients
Standardized protocol to guide client data collection
Standardized protocol to guide processing clients' edata
Standardized approach for document reviews across practice groups
Preferred vendor relationships
Has a disaster recovery plan in place

 

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