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Patent Litigation and the Proposed Innovation Act of 2013
Episode 41-Interview with John Champion, leadership lessons from Captain Kirk
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Developing a Business Strategy that Deters Counterfeiters
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The Pepper 5: On 2014 Venture Capital Funding Outlook
End Game in the Fight Over Same Sex Marriage?
Law Prof: The Clean Air Act Needs a Reboot
Is Punishment Dead in America?
Should an employer have a written social media policy?
Protecting Trade Secrets When Employees Depart
FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 38-Using a utility industry compliance program as a guide to anti-corruption compliance
What is Mediation?
Tax Traps of Employment Documents
Polsinelli Podcast - Health Care Payment Changes: From Service to Value
Civil Sexual Assault Episode 5: Assessing Sexual Assault Claims
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On March 6, 2014, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission ("EEOC") released a new question-and-answer guide and accompanying fact sheet on religious dress and grooming in the workplace, under Title VII of the Civil Rights...more
It is well-settled that secured creditors are ordinarily entitled to credit bid their allowed secured claim in a sale pursuant to § 363 of the Bankruptcy Code (the “Code”). In Radlax Gateway Hotel, LLC v. Amalgamated Bank,...more
Sanctions have recently been a favorite tool of U.S. foreign policy makers seeking to financially coerce compliance with their national security and foreign policy goals. Accordingly, the U.S. Treasury Department's Office of...more
The big news in education technology this week is Yik Yak, a free, anonymous social networking application that allows users to post comments that can be seen by others within a 5- to 10-mile radius. The app was intended for...more
In For Executives, This May Have Been The Most Frightening Holding Of 2013, I wrote about the Court of Appeal’s decision in Asahi Kasei Pharma Corp. v. Actelion Ltd., 222 Cal. App. 4th 945 (2013). Readers may recall that...more
On March 5, 2014, the Federal Reserve, the FDIC and the Comptroller of the Currency issued a press release regarding their final guidance to medium-sized banks and financial companies for mandatory, annual stress tests....more
USCIS will extend Temporary Protected Status (“TPS”) for eligible nationals of Haiti for an additional 18 months, effective July 23, 2014 through Jan. 22, 2016. Current beneficiaries who wish to extend their TPS status are...more
On February 7, 2014, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) in Chicago brought suit against CVS Pharmacy alleging that the company’s severance agreements for employees interfered with those employees’ civil...more
On March 3, 2014, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") made available for comment a revised draft of its "Guidance for Industry: Distributing Scientific and Medical Publications on Unapproved New Uses—Recommended...more
Most businesses have a variety of insurance coverage that they hope never to have to utilize. If and when the time does come to exercise one’s rights to the benefit of such a policy, however, the last thing any in-house...more
Bei Mietverträgen mit fester Mietdauer ist im Rahmen der Einzelrechtsnachfolge beim Asset Deal besonders auf die Schriftform zu achten.
Mit Urteil vom 11. Dezember 20131 bestätigt der BGH im Zusammenhang mit einem...more
In Smoothwater Capital Partners LP I v. Equity Financial Holdings Inc., 2014 ONSC 324, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice held that a press release issued by Equity Financial Holdings Inc. (the “Company”)...more
In a stunning expansion of previously understood law, the Supreme Court held, on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, that the employees of a contractor to a publicly traded company may sue their employer for retaliation suffered as a...more
In this presentation:
- The Super Circular – What Is It?
- When Is the Super Circular Effective?
- New Pre-Award Processes
- Increase of Internal Controls
- Changes to Indirect Cost Rules
For years, governmental agencies have wrestled with the concept of how to best regulate and control multi-phased and/or mixed-use developments which may result in multiple ownerships....more
Lars Kjølbye, a partner in Latham & Watkins' Brussels office, focuses his practice on complex cases in all areas of European Union competition law, including abuse of dominance, restrictive practices, merger control, state...more
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS), United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently announced its release of an updated tentative nonconfirmation (TNC) further action notice....more
A ruling by an administrative law judge punches a hole through the FAA's ban on the unlicensed use of commercial drones. The decision may be significant for ongoing discussions in Congress and in Indian Country about drone...more
On March 3, South Dakota enacted HB 1131, which amends state banking laws...more
User-Friendly Documents for Employers, Job Applicants, and Employees Explain Laws Governing the Acquisition and Use of Personal Background Information -
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission...more
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently proposed an update to the iconic Nutrition Facts label for packaged foods. In light of new scientific evidence about human health and nutrition, dietary recommendations of...more
Last week the Federal Election Commission met in open and executive sessions on Thursday, March 6. During its open Session the Commission adopted technical corrections to its regulations and approved Final Audit Reports for...more
In response to Russia’s military presence in the Crimean region of Ukraine, President Obama issued an Executive Order (“EO”) on March 6, 2014, authorizing the blocking of property of individuals and entities involved in the...more
On February 26, 2014, U.S. Congressman Dave Camp released a comprehensive tax reform proposal that includes several provisions intended to limit or restrict executive compensation. Congressman Camp’s proposal includes the...more
The debate and delay surrounding the Keystone XL pipeline project proposed to be built by TransCanada Corp. continue. When the State Department released its Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (“FSEIS”)...more
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