Our Durham office is located in the heart of the world-renowned Research Triangle Park (RTP), where we are situated among more than 170 global businesses and three major universities engaging in leading-edge research and innovation. The firm's direct proximity to this unparalleled level of premier research, development and business, perfectly positions us to help clients foster and protect myriad opportunities for innovation, economic development, corporate growth, sustainability, and valuable partnerships and ventures.
The Durham office has a seasoned intellectual property practice dedicated to ensuring our clients’ IP assets, business brands and global presence are consistently, strategically and effectively managed, protected and enforced. We offer the full spectrum of IP related representations—from portfolio management, licensing and technology transactions to prosecution, enforcement and litigation. We place a premium on providing our clients with customized solutions to their legal needs delivered with unparalleled customer service. Our Durham office is backed by the full resources of the firm. We employ a multi-disciplinary approach to business and intellectual property representation which draws on our firm's extensive experience, knowledge and reputation in corporate, finance, international and emerging company representation.
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WSG member Lisa Sotto, Partner at Hunton Andrews Kurth, recently sat down with Information Security Media Group (iSMG) to discuss the multitude of state privacy laws taking effect in 2023 that have forced organizations to revamp their compliance programs to incorporate disparate requirements. She also provided insights on how the global regulatory picture around privacy has shifted and cyberattacks have changed amid the Russia-Ukraine war, along with what greater accountability around security means for leaders...
Hunton Andrews Kurth Advises Every Missouri West, Inc. on its Offering of $300 Million Aggregate Principal Amount of First Mortgage Bonds
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP advised Evergy Missouri West, Inc. (the “Company”) in connection with its issuance of $300 million aggregate principal amount of First Mortgage Bonds, 5.150% Series due 2027, under the Company’s Mortgage Indenture, in a private placement under Rule 144A and Regulation S of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, to eligible purchasers. The Company is an integrated, regulated electric utility engaged in the generation, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity in western Missouri, including the suburban Kansas City metropolitan area, the city of St. Joseph and surrounding counties. The Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Evergy, Inc...
Analysis and Insight in Blockchain Law
Moving Top Talent and Managing Risk
Providing innovative services and support to clients is a top priority at Hunton & Williams. We believe that delivering true value to our clients requires a multifaceted approach. Beyond traditional engagements, we look to provide tools and resources tailored to their specific needs.
The Hunton & Williams LLP Immigration practice, part of the firm's Labor and Employment Team, is concentrated in two major areas. First our work involves advising American and foreign businesses about obtaining the most appropriate temporary and permanent work visas for executives, professionals,...
Updates, Analysis and Breaking News for Commercial Policyholders
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Global privacy and cybersecurity law updates and analysis. Computerworld magazine has named Hunton & Williams the top firm for privacy for the fourth consecutive year based on a survey of more than 4,000 corporate privacy professionals. In addition, Chambers and Partners rated Hunton & Williams the...
Trends and Developments in Energy and Environmental Law