Netflix’s ‘Stranger Things’ Delivers Creative Cease-and-Desist Letter

Netflix’s ‘Stranger Things’ Delivers Creative Cease-and-Desist Letter

A Chicago venue decided to temporarily transform their event space into a ‘Stranger Things’ themed pop-up bar. According to their website, “The Upside Down bar concept will be the end of Summer 80’s dance party of your dreams, filled with curious Things inspired by & paying homage to the instant-classic television show. It brings you Read more about Netflix’s ‘Stranger Things’ Delivers Creative Cease-and-Desist Letter[…]

The “First State” No Longer First in Corporate Litigation

The “First State” No Longer First in Corporate Litigation

By Michael V. Gattoni For the past 15 years, the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform has conducted a “Lawsuit Climate Survey,” polling in-house general counsel, senior litigators or attorneys, and other senior executives at U.S. companies with at least $100 million in annual revenues. Each person polled must be knowledgeable about corporate litigation matters Read more about The “First State” No Longer First in Corporate Litigation[…]

Monkeying Around with Copyright Law

Monkeying Around with Copyright Law

The two-year ‘monkey selfie’ dispute between David Slater, a British Wildlife photographer, and the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has driven copyright lawyers bananas and finally reached a settlement. Monkey See. Monkey Do. This legal battle began in the Indonesian jungle when Naruto, the macaque monkey, snapped a ‘selfie’ using Slater’s unattended Read more about Monkeying Around with Copyright Law[…]

6 Must-Haves for Every Fourth of July Celebration

6 Must-Haves for Every Fourth of July Celebration

Since 1941, the Fourth of July has been a federal holiday in the United States, but the festive traditions for Independence Day go back to the 18th century and the American Revolution. On July 2nd, 1776, the Continental Congress voted in favor of independence and two days later the Declaration of Independence was drafted by Read more about 6 Must-Haves for Every Fourth of July Celebration[…]

Whisky Tasting Fundraiser Success

Whisky Tasting Fundraiser Success

  This past weekend Chris and Carrie McHattie (facilitated by and with great help from the McHattie Law Firm team) hosted a fundraiser for The Springboard Foundation’s scholarships for full-time college/university students who have documented disabilities of any type. Chris is an active board member and he and Carrie were excited to conceptualize and host Read more about Whisky Tasting Fundraiser Success[…]

Essential Steps for US Business Expansion from COVE, LLC

Essential Steps for US Business Expansion from COVE, LLC

Tomorrow, Chris McHattie is moderating a panel at Enterprise Ireland’s Ambition: North America conference in Dublin, Ireland. The panel is titled “The Nuts and Bolts of Business in the US and Canada” which will explore and discuss legal, immigration/visa, banking and tax considerations – as part of a wide ranging all day presentation by a remarkable Read more about Essential Steps for US Business Expansion from COVE, LLC[…]

Announcing Speaker Events for Chris McHattie

Announcing Speaker Events for Chris McHattie

We are excited to announce that Chris McHattie will be a speaker at two great events. He will be participating and sharing his knowledge and expertise in Dublin, Ireland within the next two months. Event: ENTERPRISE IRELAND’S “AMBITION: NORTH AMERICA” When: May 11th, 2017 . 11:00am Where: Aviva Stadium . Dublin, Ireland Chris McHattie is honored to be moderating Read more about Announcing Speaker Events for Chris McHattie[…]

Winifred Campbell, Esq. to present at Disability Matters Conference

Winifred Campbell, Esq. to present at Disability Matters Conference

The McHattie Law Firm is honored to share that Wini Campbell, Esq has been invited to speak on a panel next week at the The 11th Annual Disability Matters North America Conference. Disability Matters is one of the most important Corporate events in the world. The conference features experts from corporations, academia, government and the national Read more about Winifred Campbell, Esq. to present at Disability Matters Conference[…]