News 2012

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December 10, 2012

Partner Ankur Kapoor was quoted in Law360 article, Patent Validity Issue Underpins High Court Pay-For-Delay Case.
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November 27, 2012

The Hill publishes article by Constantine Cannon attorneys Gordon Schnell and Marlene Koury on why, as the General Petraeus affair demonstrates, intelligence agents need whistleblower protections too. Click here to read the article.


November 2012

ABA Section of Antitrust Law–State Enforcement Committee publishes Deterring IT Theft in Manufacturing Will Spur Innovation and Growth, an article by partner Ankur Kapoor. Click here to read the article.


November 9, 2012

Constantine Cannon partner, Matthew L. Cantor, provides his views on enforcement priorities in President Obama’s second term.
The Deal Pipeline.


November 5, 2012

Sports Business Journal publishes article by Constantine Cannon partner Gordon Schnell on the whistleblower implications of the NFL’s New Orleans Saints bounty scandal – NFL Falls Short In Protecting Its Bountygate Whistlebower. Click here to read the article.


October, 2012

Constantine Cannon partner Gordon Schnell quoted in Inside Counsel magazine on the shortcomings of the recently proposed antitrust whistleblower legislation. Click here to read the article.


October 10, 2012

Constantine Cannon defeats two attempts to dismiss Nexstar v. Granite antitrust/telecommunications case. Click here to read the article.


September 26, 2012

Thompson Reuters publishes article by Gordon Schnell and Marlene Koury — Two U.S. Courts Offer Conflicting Guidance On Protections for Internal Reporting.
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September 18, 2012

Constantine Cannon partner Gordon Schnell quoted in Compliance Week on the rise in retaliation against whistleblowers. Click here to read the article.


September 15, 2012
Partner Ankur Kapoor was a panelist at the AABANY 2012 Fall Conference on Personal Data Privacy in the United States. Click to view his presentation and paper.


September 14, 2012

Constantine Cannon partner Seth Greenstein quoted in the article Lexmark Asks 6th Circ. To Review Static False Ad Claims,
Law360.


September 14, 2012

C|C client TruePosition, Inc. prevailed in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania when the federal court rejected the motions of major telecommunication equipment manufacturers to appeal or reconsider the recent denial of their motion to dismiss.
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September 12, 2012

Constantine Cannon partner Gordon Schnell quoted in Associate Press story on the $104 million IRS whistleblower payout to former UBS banker Bradley Birkenfeld. Click here to read the article.


September 11, 2012

American Banker publishes article by Gordon Schnell and Marlene Koury — Dodd-Frank Provisions Cause Whistleblower Dilemma. Click here to read the article.


September 10, 2012

Constantine Cannon partner Sylvia Sokol quoted in the article Forex Suits Hitting Hurdles,
Wall Street Journal.


September 6, 2012

Law 360 publishes article by Gordon Schnell and Jason Enzler on The Age of the Whistleblower – A Time of Greater Incentives, Protections and Appreciation for the Corporate Snitch. Click here to read the article.


August 8, 2012

Constantine Cannon partner Gordon Schnell quoted in Law360 on how proposed antitrust whistleblower legislation comes up short.
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August 6, 2012

The Hill publishes column by Constantine Cannon partner Gordon Schnell on Expanding Protections for Antitrust Whistleblowers — A Good Start But Not Nearly Enough.
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July 27, 2012

BNA Patent, Trademark & Copyright Journal publishes Antitrust Regulators Face the Music (Industry), an article by partner Ankur Kapoor and associate Daniel Vitelli. Click here to read the article.


July 24, 2012

Jeff Shinder, Managing Partner of Constantine Cannon’s New York Office was quoted in the article Wal-Mart Balks At $7 Billion Visa/MasterCard Settlement, Forbes.


July 18, 2012

Jeff Shinder, Managing Partner of Constantine Cannon’s New York Office was quoted in the article Card Swipe Settlement: Merchants Question Benefit, ABCNews.com.


July 16, 2012

Jeff Shinder, Managing Partner of Constantine Cannon’s New York office was quoted in the article Visa Settlement “Fundamentally Flawed” Lawyer For Convenience Stores Says, Forbes.


July 15, 2012

Jeff Shinder, Managing Partner of Constantine Cannon’s New York office was quoted in the article Card Pact’s Foes Arm for Battle, Wall Street Journal.


July 11, 2012

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York in a landmark copyright decision has denied the motions of major broadcasters for a preliminary injunction against C|C client Aereo, Inc., finding that Aereo’s technology does not make public performances.


July 10, 2012

The U.S. District Court in South Bend, Indiana, has denied the motion to dismiss an antitrust action brought by C|C on behalf of its client, Nexstar Broadcasting, for defendants’ anticompetitive conduct in the market for local broadcast television advertising in Fort Wayne, Indiana.


July 9, 2012

Constantine Cannon launch of Whistleblower Insider legal blog reported in Reuters; MarketWatch; Yahoo Finance; Street Insider; U.S. Politics Today.


July 5, 2012

Jeff Shinder, Managing Partner of Constantine Cannon’s New York office was quoted in the article Wall Street Investors in Dark on Liability of Libor Probes, Bloomberg News.


July 3, 2012

Jeff Shinder, Managing Partner of Constantine Cannon’s New York office was quoted in the article Banks Ask NY Judge to Throw Out Libor Antitrust Suits, Bloomberg News.


June 28, 2012

Law360 publishes Getting To A Rule For Reverse Payments, an article by partner Ankur Kapoor. Click here to read the article.


June 26, 2012

Partner Ankur Kapoor is quoted in the ABA Journal article, Supreme Court to Decide Class Certification Issue; Expert Says Case Could Be ‘the Big One’. Click here to read the article.


June 24, 2012

Partner Ankur Kapoor is quoted in the Philadelphia Inquirer
article, Online video brings new antitrust concerns to Comcast’s door. Click here to read the article.


June 13, 2012

Partner Ankur Kapoor is quoted in Law360 article, DOJ Needs Collusion, Dominance To Make Cable Antitrust Case. Click here to read the article.


June 4, 2012

Constantine Cannon whistleblower practice featured in Law 360. Click here to read the article.


June 1, 2012

Constantine Cannon whistleblower practice featured in Legal Times. Click here to read the article.


May 30, 2012

Constantine Cannon’s launch of whistleblower practice reported in Reuters; The Street;
MarketWatch;
U.S. Politics Today;
Yahoo Finance;


May 30, 2012

Partner Ankur Kapoor is quoted in Law360 article, Facebook’s $1B Instagram Buy Gets Closer Look By FTC. Click here to read the article.


May 22, 2012

Forbes publishes Why The FTC Is Investigating The Facebook/Instagram Deal,
an article by partner Ankur Kapoor. Click here to read the article.


May 21, 2012

Seth Greenstein was a panelist for Viacom v. YouTube on the “Safe Harbor” Provision of the DMCA
Practical Implications of the Second Circuit’s Decision
, from Law Seminars International.


May 18, 2012

Law360 publishes The UMG-EMI Merger And The Substitutability Of Sound, an article by associate Daniel Vitelli. Click here to read the article.


May 15, 2012

Partner Ankur Kapoor is quoted in Wall Street Journal article, Facebook IPO: Instagram Closing No Longer Expected in 2Q. Click here to read the article.


April 19, 2012

Constantine Cannon, Matthew Cantor, was a speaker at the American Health Lawyers Association/American Bar Association joint conference on May 4, 2012 in Arlington, Va. Mr. Cantor spoke about health care competitor collaborations.


April 12, 2012

Law360 publishes Case Study: Anderson News v. American Media, an article by partner Ankur Kapoor. Click here to read the article.


April, 2012

Global Competition Review features Constantine Cannon as among the top antitrust firms representing plaintiffs.
Click here to read the article and Click here to read the press release announcing Constantine Cannon’s selection.


March 29, 2012

Partner Gordon Schnell is quoted in CBS Sports article, As plan for playoff crystallizes, hard part is proving it’s more credible. Click here to read the article.


March 16, 2012

Law360 publishes article by associate Daniel Vitelli on the Second Circuit’s recent In re: Amex decision, affirming its prior ruling that Amex’s class waiver was unenforceable despite the Supreme Court’s Concepcion ruling. Click here to read the article.


February 16, 2012

Law360 publishes Making It Easier To Whistle While You Work, an article by associate Marlene Koury. Click here to read the article.


February 4, 2012

Partner Ankur Kapoor is quoted in The Hill article Federal regulators taking a hard look at $3.6 billion Verizon cable deal. Click here to read the article.


January 26, 2012

Lloyd Constantine, the Counsel of Constantine Cannon LLP, participated in a panel of the New York State Bar Association Antitrust Section Annual Meeting that raised questions about how the litigants in the landmark VisaCheck/MasterMoney Antitrust Litigation would have to adjust their use of expert economic evidence to support and oppose a motion for class certification, if such motion were made today under the standards set forth in the Second Circuit’s IPO decision, the Third Circuit’s Hydrogen Peroxide decision, and the Supreme Court’s Dukes decision.


January 17, 2012

Constantine Cannon client Nomura Asset Capital Corporation, an affiliate of Japanese investment bank Nomura Securities International, Inc., defeats a motion for summary judgment seeking to dismiss its legal malpractice action defendant Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft, LLP. Partner Amianna Stovall and Counsel Joel A. Chernov represent Nomura. Click here to read the decision.