Robert Aaron Long
Counsel for the legislation agency of Lewis and Roca in protection of securities fraud and skilled legal responsibility claims arising out of the firm’s representation of Sun State Savings & Loan Association. Counsel for the law companies of Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison LLP, Morrison & Foerster LLP and Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker, LLP in various professional liability circumstances and partnership matters. Trial counsel for the regulation firm of Pillsbury Madison & Sutro in protection of claims by an expelled partner. Trial counsel for the legislation firm of Jones Day Reavis & Pogue in defense of securities fraud claims introduced in American Continental Corporation/Lincoln Savings & Loan Securities Litigation, as well as defense of parallel professional legal responsibility claims introduced by the Resolution Trust Corporation. Latham & Watkins supplies first-class thought management throughout practices and industries, domestically and globally.
Mr. Long was counsel to CBS Corporation, the Walt Disney Company, and other media company petitioners. The court stayed, and subsequently vacated, an FCC order issued in reference to the FCC’s evaluation of the proposed Comcast-Time Warner Cable and AT&T-DirecTV mergers, that may have made petitioners’ extremely confidential business documents obtainable to third parties. Meoli v. The Huntington National Bank (U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit 2017). Mr. Long represented the Huntington National Bank on this chapter case.
Watters V Wachovia Financial Institution, N.a.
Bell Atlantic v. Twombly (U.S. Supreme Court 2007), Leegin Creative Leather Products v. PSKS, Inc. (U.S. Supreme Court 2007), and Texaco v. Dagher (U.S. Supreme Court 2006). Mr. Long was counsel to the American Petroleum Institute, which filed briefs as amicus curiae in every of those antitrust cases. In Leegin, the Court overruled its prior choices holding that vertical minimum resale price maintenance is a per se violation of the Sherman Act. Dagher addressed the authorized normal for antitrust analysis of joint ventures. Mr. Long was counsel to the Xerox Corporation pension plan in this ERISA case.
Until we’ve accomplished such steps, we won’t be deemed to have a lawyer-shopper relationship with you, and will have no responsibility to maintain confidential the data we obtain from you. In recognition of his trial expertise and report, Mr. Long was elected as a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers. He has additionally served on the Board of Governors of the Association of Business Trial Lawyers of Los Angeles and belongs to the Los Angeles County Bar Association and the American Bar Association.