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President Trump Issues Cybersecurity Executive Order

May 12, 2017

On May 11, President Trump signed his long-awaited Executive Order on “Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure.” Much of the Order mandates efforts to improve the government's own information technology (IT) and cybersecurity practices, but several directives focus on the private sector.

President Trump Issues Cybersecurity Executive Order


June 28, 2017

In Conversation: A GC and Outside Counsel Compare Notes on Keeping Their Business Relationship Honest and Strong

Published on June 23, 2017 by Corporate Counsel, Andy Spielman and Lee Reichert, Deputy Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary for Molson Coors Brewing Company,...Read More

June 27, 2017

DOJ Directive Threatens Availability of Penalty Mitigation Approach

A June 5, 2017, Department of Justice policy directive threatens the ongoing availability of Supplemental Environmental Projects in civil environmental settlements. Read More

June 22, 2017

The Brexit Negotiations (2): What is the UK's Opening Position

This is our second Alert on the Brexit negotiation, which started on Monday, June 19, 2017. Having outlined the EU's opening position, we now turn to that of the United...Read More


June 28, 2017

Six WilmerHale Partners Listed in The Best Lawyers in Germany© 2018

In cooperation with Best Lawyers®, German newspaper Handelsblatt has named six WilmerHale partners as The Best Lawyers in Germany© 2018 in their respective areas of...Read More

June 27, 2017

Partners Justin Watts and Matthew Shade Bolster WilmerHale's IP Litigation Practice in London

Justin Watts, PhD, and Matthew Shade, PhD, have joined the firm as partners in its London office, strengthening WilmerHale's position as a firm of choice for complex...Read More

June 27, 2017

Instinet Agrees to Purchase BlockCross ATS From State Street

Instinet has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire State Street's BlockCross ATS, an industry leading alternative trading system. Read More