News & Updates

Apr 1, 2020

Antitrust counterclaims in patent case beat motion to dismiss

A federal judge in Delaware has denied auto emissions cleaning technology company Ingevity’s bid to dismiss chemical company BASF’s claims of anticompetitive patent licensing practices. Read More

Jan 2, 2020

Blocking Calif. Dialysis Law Will Serve Public, Judge Says

Just two days before a new law was set to take effect, a California federal judge issued a preliminary injunction blocking the state statute that patients with end-stage renal disease claim would kill a program that helps them afford dialysis treatment, saying some patients would face "potentially lift-threatening" treatment disruptions. Read More

Nov 4, 2019

American Kidney Fund Says Calif. Law Puts Patients At Risk

The American Kidney Fund Inc. and Dialysis Patient Citizens Inc. have sued the state of California over a new law set to take effect in January, arguing that the statute was meant to kill a program that helps those with end-stage renal disease afford their health care. Read More

Oct 25, 2019

Trumps Put Their Washington Hotel On The Market

Before the Trump Organization can sell, the deal will need to pass muster with the company’s outside ethics adviser, Bobby Burchfield, who is a lawyer in Washington. Read More

Oct 18, 2019

Dean Morant Honored at Portrait Unveiling

Bobby R. Burchfield, a long-time friend of Professor Morant and GW Law alumnus, complimented his friend on his ability to handle the more difficult aspects of the job while also fostering alumni engagement and securing endowed scholarships and fellowships. Read More

Oct 12, 2019

Bobby Burchfield Chambers Review

Bobby Burchfield maintains a wide-ranging practice, including antitrust and healthcare litigation, as well as complex political matters. A client says: “When you go to Bobby you know he’ll get the job done, and to the highest degree of skill and expertise.” Read More

Jan 8, 2019

RNC Wins Discovery Appeal In Suit Alleging Vote Suppression

The Third Circuit’s recognition of the trial court’s “thorough and thoughtful work” is “gratifying,” Bobby Burchfield, one of the attorneys for the RNC, told Bloomberg Law in a Jan. 8 email. Read More

Sep 9, 2018

RNC Asks Court To Keep Recount Plan For 2020 Secret

"The RNC requests protection of the document under seal only until after the conclusion of the next presidential election on November 3, 2020," RNC attorneys Bobby Burchfield and Matt Leland wrote. Read More

Feb 25, 2017

Who’s Watching Trump’s Ethics Watchdogs?

While wired up with the Trump White House – Burchfield maintains strong ties to both chief of staff Reince Priebus and chief counsel Don McGahn – as well as the company’s senior brass, he said he doesn’t take orders from any of them. Read More