The Litigation Daily The daily source for legal business news, analysis and intelligence from the editors and reporters at The AmLaw Litigation Daily. en-us Copyright 2016. ALM Media Properties, LLC. All rights reserved. The Litigation Daily Facebook Fugitive Ceglia Resurfaces With a Fresh Batch of Conspiracy Theories He?s baaack. Paul Ceglia, the man who insists that he rightfully owns 84 percent of Facebook--and whose ex-lawyers at DLA Piper and Milberg LLP got sued by the company for helping perpetuate his allegedly fraudulent claim--has resurfaced. Sort of. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 02:10:08 EDT 1202765831807 The Kids Are Alright--It?s Adults Who Get Transgender Bathrooms Wrong What today's teens would say to a federal judge in Texas who blocked guidance by the Obama administration allowing transgender students to use bathrooms that match their gender identity rather than their biological sex. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 00:52:40 EDT 1202765744732 Shout-Out: McGuireWoods Scores Jury Win for BofA in Arab Discrimination Suit A team of lawyers from McGuireWoods persuaded a federal jury in Detroit last week that Bank of America did not discriminate when it closed the account of an Arab-American charity. Mon, 22 Aug 2016 00:01:36 EDT 1202765664530 This Simpson Thacher Partner Does Not Represent Ryan Lochte--So Quit Calling Him Simpson Thacher & Bartlett partner Jeffrey E. Ostrow is chair of the firm?s IP practice, head of its Palo Alto office and a member of the executive committee. But once and for all: he does not represent disgraced American swimmer Ryan Lochte. If only media organizations would figure that out. Sun, 21 Aug 2016 14:19:49 EDT 1202765652627 Litigator of the Week: Kirt O?Neill of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld Defending a company accused of monopolizing an unusual but lucrative segment of the bovine industry in the heart of dairy country is no easy task--but Akin Gump's Kirt O'Neill delivered. Thu, 18 Aug 2016 23:51:12 EDT 1202765495505 Insider Trading Win: When Father Doesn?t Know Best ?A family tragedy? is what one juror called the insider trading case against ex-investment banker Sean Stewart, and that sounds about right. Either he?s got the worst father in the world, or Stewart knowingly tipped his dad about a series of health care mergers. It?s ugly no matter what. Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:50:35 EDT 1202765394151