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BLG Recognized as Leading Expert for IP Licensing Law in New York by CorporateINTL

published on August 5th, 2016  |  Read more

BLG Recognized as Leading Expert for Technology Law in New York by CorporateINTL

published on August 5th, 2016  |  Read more

BLG London Announces New Partner

published on August 5th, 2016  |  Read more

BLG Recognized as the 2016 IP Licensing Law Firm of the Year in New York by the Global Law Experts Awards Organization

published on July 8th, 2016  |  Read more

BLG Recognized as the 2016 Technology Law Firm of the Year in New York by the Global Law Experts Awards Organization

published on July 8th, 2016  |  Read more

Larry Bortstein Speaks at SIFMA’s Cyber Law Seminar

BLG founding partner Larry Bortstein spoke at SIFMA’s Cyber Law Seminar on June 9, 2016. The day-long seminar provided insights and regulatory perspectives on cybersecurity law, and how legal and compliance professionals should take an active role in their firm’s cyber defense plan.

published on June 10th, 2016  |  Read more

BLG Recognized in 2016 Chambers USA as a Leading Firm in the Practice Area of Technology & Outsourcing

Bortstein Legal Group is proud to announce that it has been recognized for its achievements and outstanding record as a leading firm in the practice area of Technology & Outsourcing in Chambers USA. Chambers directories are generally recognized as the leading research guides for legal rankings, and are based on independent research that includes extensive interviews [...]

published on May 27th, 2016  |  Read more

BLG Announces New Partner

published on February 9th, 2016  |  Read more

Larry Bortstein Speaks at SIFMA’s Cyber Legal Seminar – Cybersecurity Law for Financial Institutions

BLG founding partner Larry Bortstein spoke at SIFMA’s Cyber Legal Seminar – Cybersecurity Law for Financial Institutions on June 2, 2015. The day-long seminar provided insights and regulatory perspectives on cybersecurity law, and how legal and compliance professionals should take an active role in their firm’s cyber defense plan.

published on June 5th, 2015  |  Read more

James Humphrey-Evans Speaks at European Buy-Side Technology Summit in London

James Humphrey-Evans, a partner based in London, was moderator for a panel discussion at The European Buy-Side Technology Summit on May 19, 2015. The panel members included Konstantinos Botopoulos, a member of the management board of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA). The discussion focused on regulatory challenges facing buy-side firms and the additional [...]

published on May 21st, 2015  |  Read more

BLG Recognized in 2015 Chambers USA as a Leading Firm in the Practice Area of Technology & Outsourcing

Bortstein Legal Group is proud to announce that it has been recognized for its achievements and outstanding record as a leading firm in the practice area of Technology & Outsourcing in Chambers USA. Chambers directories are generally recognized as the leading research guides for legal rankings, and are based on independent research that includes extensive interviews [...]

published on May 21st, 2015  |  Read more

Larry Bortstein Speaks at KPMG 2nd Annual Conference on Third Party Risk Management Oversight

BLG founding partner Larry Bortstein spoke at KPMG’s 2nd Annual “Third-party Risk Management Oversight Program for Financial Services Executives” conference on February 12, 2015. The event was a day-long exploration of vendor risk management strategies and best practices in the wake of new regulatory requirements issued by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency [...]

published on February 25th, 2015  |  Read more

BLG to Speak on “Securing the Smart Building” Panel

On October 7, 2014, BLG founding partner Larry Bortstein will speak on a CoreNet Global panel, “Securing the Smart Building.” The panel will focus on cyber security concerns, breaches and remedies around the networked components of today’s modern “smart” building. Click here for more information or to register.

published on October 1st, 2014  |  Read more

Meredith Clair to Speak to the Institute for Supply Management

On June 19, 2014, BLG partner Meredith Clair presented to the Institute for Supply Management on the topic of “Understanding Key Provisions in Construction Management Agreements from the Owner’s Perspective.” Meredith discussed the meaning and significance of key contract provisions and provided practical compromises and solutions for the most common sources of contractor push-back.

published on June 9th, 2014  |  Read more

BLG Recognized in 2014 Chambers USA as a Leading Firm in the Practice Area of Technology & Outsourcing

Bortstein Legal Group is proud to announce that it has been recognized for its achievements and outstanding record as a leading firm in the practice area of Technology & Outsourcing in Chambers USA. Chambers directories are generally recognized as the leading research guides for legal rankings, and are based on independent research that includes extensive [...]

published on June 2nd, 2014  |  Read more

Larry Bortstein Speaks at KPMG Conference on Third Party Risk Management Oversight

BLG founding partner Larry Bortstein spoke at KPMG’s “Third-party Risk Management Oversight Program for Financial Service Executives” conference on April 23, 2014. The event was a day-long exploration of vendor risk management strategies and best practices in the wake of new regulatory requirements issued by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and the [...]

published on May 9th, 2014  |  Read more

BLG Announces New Partner

published on January 22nd, 2014  |  Read more

James Humphrey-Evans Speaks at Frankfurt Financial Information Summit

  UK Partner James Humphrey-Evans participated in the Frankfurt Financial Information Summit on October 22nd, 2013, in Frankfurt, Germany. He spoke as a member of an expert panel, along with vendor managers and technologists from leading European financial institutions, on the topic of implementing market and reference data management strategies to respond to rising data [...]

published on December 2nd, 2013  |  Read more

BLG’s London Expansion Profiled in Corporate Counsel Magazine

published on October 17th, 2013  |  Read more

BLG Recognized in 2013 Chambers USA as a Leading Firm in the Practice Area of Technology & Outsourcing

Bortstein Legal Group is proud to announce that it has been recognized for its achievements and outstanding record as a leading firm in the practice area of Technology & Outsourcing in Chambers USA. Chambers directories are generally recognized as the leading research guides for legal rankings, and are based on independent research that includes extensive [...]

published on May 28th, 2013  |  Read more

Larry Bortstein to Speak on Brooklyn Law School Panel on Careers in Technology Law

published on March 31st, 2013  |  Read more

Larry Bortstein to Speak at The Outsourcing Institute’s Wall Street Technology Conference and Exchange

published on March 8th, 2013  |  Read more

Larry Bortstein Recognized by Lexology as Top Information Technology Attorney in New York

published on March 4th, 2013  |  Read more

BLG Announces New Partner

published on January 15th, 2013  |  Read more

Larry Bortstein to Speak on the New York City Bar Association Panel on Careers in Technology Law

  Bortstein Legal Group is proud to announce that Larry Bortstein will be speaking at the New York City Bar Association panel on Careers in Technology Law on October 9. This panel, comprised of GCs, senior in-house lawyers, and law firm partners, will explore the different avenues that careers in technology law can take. The [...]

published on September 26th, 2012  |  Read more

BLG Recognized in 2012 Chambers USA as a Leading Firm in the Practice Area of Technology & Outsourcing

Bortstein Legal Group is proud to announce that it has been recognized for its achievements and outstanding record as a leading firm in the practice area of Technology & Outsourcing in Chambers USA. Chambers directories are generally recognized as the leading research guides for legal rankings, and are based on independent research that includes extensive [...]

published on July 28th, 2012  |  Read more

Meredith Clair to Speak on the New York City Bar Association Panel on Careers in Real Estate

published on April 17th, 2012  |  Read more

Larry Bortstein and Marc Wyttenbach Present to the Bermuda Bar Association on Cloud Computing and Vendor Risk Management

published on April 9th, 2012  |  Read more

Bortstein Legal Group and Other Top Law Firms Featured in Corporate Counsel Magazine

published on March 22nd, 2012  |  Read more

Larry Bortstein to Speak at the Practicing Law Institute’s Outsourcing 2011: Structuring, Negotiation and Governance Conference

Bortstein Legal Group is proud to announce that Larry Bortstein will be speaking at the Practising Law Institute’s Outsourcing 2011: Structuring, Negotiation and Governance conference, to be held on October 31-November 1, 2011, in New York, with a simultaneous webcast. Larry will present “Practical Lessons Learned in Governance” and will focus on overall Vendor Risk [...]

published on September 13th, 2011  |  Read more

Larry Bortstein Recognized in 2011 Chambers USA as a Leading Attorney in the Practice Area of Technology & Outsourcing

  Bortstein Legal Group is proud to announce that Larry Bortstein has been recognized for his achievements and outstanding record as a leading individual in the practice area of Technology & Outsourcing in Chambers USA. Chambers directories are generally recognized as the leading research guides for legal rankings, and are based on independent research that [...]

published on July 14th, 2011  |  Read more

Larry Bortstein Speaks on Vendor Risk Management at the SIFMA Internal Auditors Society IT Seminar

published on April 27th, 2011  |  Read more

Marc Wyttenbach Joins BLG to Advise Hedge Funds and Financial Institutions in IT, Market Data and Outsourcing

published on April 7th, 2011  |  Read more

Larry Bortstein Presents at the New York City Bar Association on Marketing Your Practice to In-House Lawyers

published on April 4th, 2011  |  Read more

Bortstein Legal Group Announces New Partners

published on January 4th, 2011  |  Read more

Bortstein Legal Group acts as lead counsel to Tradeweb in global market data distribution arrangement with Thomson Reuters

published on November 16th, 2010  |  Read more

Larry Bortstein quoted in the National Law Journal

published on November 2nd, 2010  |  Read more

Larry Bortstein to Speak at the Practising Law Institute’s Outsourcing 2010: Structuring, Negotiation and Governance conference

Bortstein Legal Group is proud to announce that Larry Bortstein is speaking at the Practising Law Institute’s Outsourcing 2010: Structuring, Negotiation and Governance conference, to be held on November 1-2, 2010, in New York, with a simultaneous webcast. As the outsourcing industry has matured, the deals have become more complex and mission-critical and the law [...]

published on October 20th, 2010  |  Read more

Larry Bortstein Selected to Participate in The Evolution of the Legal Profession Study

Over the past 50 years the legal industry has experienced an unprecedented shift from a tightly knit profession into a global enterprise driven by the traditional business motivations of growth and profit. The current economic downturn has caused the industry to reexamine the way lawyers practice, law schools educate and clients relate to their counsel.

published on May 18th, 2010  |  Read more

BLG Founder Featured in The Wall Street Journal

Larry Bortstein was featured in the September 12 issue of The Wall Street Journal.

published on September 12th, 2009  |  Read more

Larry Bortstein Profiled in Corporate Counsel Magazine

A profile of Larry Bortstein appears in the July issue of Corporate Counsel magazine.

published on June 18th, 2009  |  Read more

Marc Robinson Brings Strategic Outsourcing Experience to BLG

Prior to joining BLG as Of Counsel, Marc was a senior associate in Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman’s Global Sourcing group. He has extensive knowledge of, and experience with, sourcing transactions, particularly with respect to those conducted by financial institutions.

published on May 18th, 2009  |  Read more

BLG Founder Advised Neuberger Berman with Technology, Data and Corporate Services

BLG Founder advised Neuberger Berman on a major reorganization of the company’s core technology infrastructure, market data, software and corporate services contracts in connection with a buyout by an employee group consisting of portfolio managers and senior professionals of the newly independent company.

published on May 4th, 2009  |  Read more

BLG Founder Appointed as Special Counsel to Lehman Brothers

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge James Peck approves Lehman Brothers’ application to appoint BLG special counsel to handle technology and other vendor contracts.

published on December 16th, 2008  |  Read more