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Waterfront Intelligence keeps a pulse on issues at the forefront of litigation and corporate investigations. We regularly feature new posts on topics important to us, and share news and events we think you should know.

Something was off with Everything-PR

Something was off with Everything-PR A public relations executive wanted to know who was defaming his agency using a phony website. We figured it out. For years, PR industry news site Everything-PR, founded by a husband-and-wife team in 2009, dashed off reviews of...

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Unraveling the truth behind false confessions

Unraveling the truth behind false confessions False confessions are unsettlingly common. What’s harder is going back to the facts of the case to find out what really happened.   “Alarm bells should go off when [you] see a confession case,” says Saul Kassin,...

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Our most interesting cases of 2021

January 2022 Our most interesting cases of 2021   Uncovering essential information is at the core of what we do. Some of our most satisfying work last year helped our clients understand current and potential business partners, connected heirs and inheritances,...

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2022 litigation trends to watch

November 2021 2022 litigation trends to watch Covid and the workplace are set to collide in the new year.     As we look around the corner to 2022 trends that will matter, it’s safe to say Covid-related issues will continue to dominate headlines — and...

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Is your defendant worth suing?

Is a defendant worth suing? You may have a case, but what if the person you’re suing has no assets? An asset search can help you decide what to do. We’ve seen more requests for asset searches lately, and their open-ended nature is what makes them so interesting. Every...

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M&As: The background work that’s keeping us busy

July 2021 M&As: The background work that’s keeping us busy Global M&A and IPO activity continues to explode in 2021, creating an influx of investigative work at Waterfront Intelligence this year. Our background research helps dealmakers understand the...

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Brand confusion: A story of eliminating trademark infringement

May 2021 Brand confusion: A story of eliminating trademark infringement It was a heady time for the growing software company as it prepared to open a new office in India. Then disaster struck: the CEO discovered the company’s products were already listed for sale on...

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Know your international vendor

Know your international vendor, yet beware of getting too cozy The factory making your company’s wares in Asia is extraordinarily efficient. However, it turns out they landed your business by bribing local officials. You never knew, until it was too late. In 2020, the...

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Waterfront Intelligence Newsletter

Waterfront Intelligence keeps a pulse on issues at the forefront of litigation and background investigations. Each month, we’ll feature a new blog post on a topic important to us, and share news and events we think you should know.