No matter what the type of organization, playing an active role in the political decision-making process and policy formation is no longer a luxury—it is an imperative.
A coronavirus pandemic (or even the threat of such a pandemic) could easily make it more difficult for parties to perform their obligations under many types of contracts—especially contracts requiring travel or involving the delivery of goods and services. In the event that one of the parties to a contract can’t perform as a result of an actual or potential coronavirus outbreak, would the doctrine of force majeure allow them to suspend their performance or terminate the contract?
A prolific legal researcher, William Nobriga brings a strong sense of courtroom dynamics and appellate knowledge to his litigation practice.
When he was in law school, William worked as a staff member of the Nevada Law Journal, an executive board member of the Society of Advocates National Moot Court Team and president of the Student Bar Association. Prior to joining Brownstein, William also worked as a legal intern at Boyd Gaming Corporation in Las Vegas and as a judicial extern for Judge James C. Mahan of the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada. He was also a summer associate at the firm in 2017. Following his graduation from law school, he clerked for Chief Justice Mark Gibbons of the Supreme Court of Nevada. During his time as a law clerk, William worked on a variety of cases in many legal areas.
William S. Boyd Outstanding Graduate 2018
Octo-Finalist and Best Preliminary Round Team, Robert F. Wagner Labor and Employment Law Moot Court Competition 2018