Practice Areas Overview


Appellate Litigation

  • Federal and State Appellate Courts
  • Regulatory Forums
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Antitrust & FCPA

  • Antitrust counseling and compliance
  • Antitrust litigation
  • FCPA and anti-bribery compliance and training
  • Premerger notification
  • Representation before federal and state agencies

Commercial Transactions

  • Franchising and distribution
  • Joint ventures and strategic alliances
  • Purchase and sale agreements
  • Representation agreements
  • Secured lending
  • Service agreements
  • Technology licensing
  • Terms of use

Corporate

  • Corporate governance
  • Distressed transactions
  • Equity and debt financing
  • Fund formation, management and compliance
  • M&A
  • Outside general counsel
  • Partnerships
  • Private equity investments
  • Venture capital investments
  • Tax planning

Digital Payments

  • Crypto-currencies
  • Decentralized ledger assets
  • Digital assets as collateral
  • Money transmission regulations

Employment

  • Compensation
  • Defamation, tortious interference, breach of fiduciary duty and similar tort claims
  • Employment and consulting agreements
  • Harassment / discrimination / retaliation / whistleblower claims and internal investigations
  • Hiring and terminations / reductions in force
  • Incentive equity plans 
  • Restrictive covenant (non-compete, non-solicit and confidentiality covenant) and trade secrets
  • Wage and hour requirements (Fair Labor Standards Act)

Immigration

  • U.S. non-immigrant visa and work permit petitions
  • Employment-based, family-based, and investment based
    permanent residency petitions
  • Immigration compliance counseling
  • Naturalization petitions

Intellectual Property

  • Copyrights and trademarks
  • Cyber law / social media / privacy
  • False / misleading advertising
  • IP litigation
  • Media first amendment
  • Technology & IP transactions

Investigations & Regulatory Matters

  • Discrimination, harassment, retaliation, whistleblower claims
  • FINRA, NYSE, SEC, FCPA
  • Internal investigations

Litigation & Arbitration

  • Dispute resolution strategy
  • International and domestic arbitration
  • Mediation
  • State and Federal court litigation

Privacy & Data Security

  • Cybersecurity
  • Consumer privacy obligations
  • Privacy policies
  • TCPA

Real Estate, Estate Planning, Taxation

  • Estate taxes and asset protection
  • Residential and commercial real estate
  • Tax planning for individuals and businesses

U.S. Market Entry

  • Full-service one-stop shop for foreign companies entering the U.S. market


Practice Areas of Bailey Duquette