Emily Harwell to Discuss “Land Grab Universities” at Upcoming Cornell Law School Indigenous Law Summit

Lieff Cabraser attorney Emily Harwell will be speaking at Cornell Law School’s Indigenous Law Summit 2024 on Saturday, April 13th. The event, hosted by Cornell’s Native American Law Student Association, will cover important topics related to the federal Indian trust responsibility—that is, the highest moral obligations that the United States must meet to ensure the

2024-04-12T19:12:02+00:00April 9th, 2024|Firm News, Native American Cases|

Lieff Cabraser Attorneys Speak at Berkeley Law Event on Opportunities in Plaintiff-Side Tribal Law

Lieff Cabraser attorneys Eric Fastiff, Anne Shaver, and Emily Hartwell today spoke at a UC Berkeley School of Law event titled “Opportunities in Plaintiff-Side Tribal Law: A Conversation with Lieff Cabraser.” The event focused on the role of plaintiff-side legal work in tribal law and how it supports the rights and interests of Native American

2024-02-14T23:08:32+00:00February 14th, 2024|Native American Cases|

McKinsey Consultancy Opioid Epidemic Tribal Settlement Distribution is Underway

On Wednesday, January 17, 2024, a distribution of $32 million was made to federally-recognized Native American Tribes as part of the McKinsey Opioid Epidemic Tribal Settlement. Lieff Cabraser serves as Plaintiffs’ lead counsel in the McKinsey & Co. National Prescription Opiate Litigation, and has been at the forefront of this

McKinsey Opioid Epidemic Tribal Settlement Announced

Dedicated $39.5 million portion of proposed national $269.5 million McKinsey opioids settlement will go to Native American Tribes Global management and consulting company McKinsey & Co. describes itself as “the trusted advisor to the world’s leading businesses, governments, and institutions.” The company was sued in the wake of the national opioids harm litigation for its

2023-10-11T18:17:51+00:00October 10th, 2023|Native American Cases, Prescription Drug Injuries|

Lieff Cabraser Co-Sponsors 2023 California Indian Law Conference: Protecting Tribal Resources

Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP is proud to be a co-sponsor of the 2023 California Indian Law Conference. The conference is being held on October 2nd and 3rd at the Graton Resort & Casino in Rohnert Park, California. This annual conference explores legal topics of vital interest to California tribes and California Indian law

2023-10-03T17:04:43+00:00October 3rd, 2023|Native American Cases|