James H. Carter Elected Chair of the Board Directors of New York International Arbitration Center

James H. Carter Elected Chair of the Board Directors of New York International Arbitration Center

WilmerHale Senior Counsel James H. Carter has been elected Chair of the Board of Directors of the New York International Arbitration Center (NYIAC). NYIAC is a nonprofit organization founded in 2013 to promote and enhance New York as a leading hub for international arbitration and other forms of alternative dispute resolution.

WilmerHale Reps Editas Medicine in $94.4 million IPO

WilmerHale Reps Editas Medicine in $94.4 Million IPO

WilmerHale represented Massachusetts-based gene editing company Editas Medicine in its $94.4 million initial public offering, which occurred on February 2, 2016.

Three Things To Know About Doing Business in California

Three Things To Know About Doing Business in California

An article by Daniel Zimmerman, published in Xconomy on January 28, 2016. Since the 1849 gold rush, California has had a reputation as a great place to seek—and find—your fortune. The Golden State is home to the Golden Gate Bridge, the Golden State Warriors and, in Silicon Valley, golden opportunities. But, as you might suspect, California sometimes operates like its own country, with laws that aren't like anyone else's.