About the Author

Rich Steeves

Rich Steeves

Richard P. Steeves is Managing Editor of InsideCounsel magazine, where he covers the intellectual property and compliance arenas. Rich earned a B.A. in English Literature and an M.Ed. from The George Washington University. In addition to working nine years as a teacher of English Language Arts at the secondary level, Rich has worked in both print and online publishing, most recently serving as Managing Editor at TMCnet. He is also a published author, having written two novels and over a dozen short stories collected in various anthologies.

Article List

  • Samsung, Apple reach patent détente

    The two companies have released a joint statement, letting the world know that they have agreed to drop all suits against one another in countries other than the United States.

  • Five milestones in the Dodd-Frank whistleblower reward program

    Here are some of the key moments in the timeline of the SEC whistleblower program.

  • Update: Holmes estate must pay up

    Now the U.S. Court of Appeal has ruled that the Doyle estate must pay Klinger over $30,000 to reimburse “disreputable” fees that it had charged.

  • Disney faces flap over Frozen trailer

    Now, the studio behind the mega hit “Frozen” is facing a copyright infringement lawsuit.

  • Doling out Justice

    I recently sat down with Giordano to discuss the challenges the DOJ faced in this increasingly globalized society.

  • Broken bar

    Future lawyers in nearly 20 states are frustrated because of problems with the software that handles digital submissions of the bar exam.

  • Proactive regulation

    I recently spoke with Lisa M. Noller, partner at Foley & Lardner, about her views on current regulatory trends. Noller identified three primary trends.

  • Aggressive regulation

    According to Matthew Boxer, chair of the Corporate Investigations and Integrity Practice at Lowenstein Sandler, regulators have grown increasingly aggressive with those punishments in recent years, in two different areas.

  • The evolution of regulation

    Odell recently spoke with InsideCounsel to discuss the changes he has seen in the regulatory landscape in the past 14 years.

  • FTC roundup

    Here, are the top four consumer protection issues that are top-of-mind at the FTC and what inside counsel need to know about them.

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