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FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 29-Interview with the FCPA Professor-Part 1
The Building Blocks of a Technology Deal
FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 28, Interview with Henry Pugh, COO of the Risk Advisory Group
FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 26: Getting Stakeholder Buy-In For Your Compliance Program
Warranty vs. Indemnity
Lease Negotiations – Interview with Jeff Moerdler, Member, Mintz Levin
Fine Tuning Your Anti Corruption Compliance Program
Data Center Networks – Interview with Jeff Moerdler, Member, Mintz Levin
FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 25, Mergers and Acquisitions Under the FCPA
FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 23 with Jay Rosen on the Importance of Translations in Your Compliance Program
FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 22 with Matt Ellis on the Embraer FCPA Investigation
FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 21 Update on Current Enforcement Actions, Investigations and Settlement Negotiations
Structuring Compensation Programs – Interview with David Lagasse, Member, Mintz Levin
Health Care Antitrust & the Supreme Court – Interview with Bruce Sokler, Member, Mintz Levin
FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 20 with Roy Snell on the Development of a Compliance Professional
Executive Compensation Packages – Interview with David Lagasse, Member, Mintz Levin
The FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 27-the Weatherford FCPA Settlement
Earn-Out Arrangements – Interview with David Lagasse, Member, Mintz Levin
Navigating the Dual Track M&A/IPO– Part One
Class Action Trends – Interview with Stephen Gulotta, Managing Member, Mintz Levin's New York Office
Many universities have standard patent assignment agreements that assign inventions of a university employee to the university. But what if the inventor is married? Or, what if the inventor marries during his or her...more
The Illinois Supreme Court has posted its docket for the impending January term, and the Court will hear argument in five civil cases.
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Court of Appeals Reverses Appellate Division, Holds that EchoStar’s Equipment Purchases Qualified as Sales for Resale; Appellate Court Holds Electronic Messaging Services Subject to Sales Tax; ALJ Finds...more
Originally published in The New York Law Journal, October 19, 2012.
“I wear my reversals like badges of honor,” a trial judge once remarked when discussing his (largely positive) record on appeal. Based on our review of...more
In Marriage of Guilardi, 2011 DJDAR 16245 (2011), the California Court of Appeal for the Sixth Appellate District decided a fee petition related to so called pendente lite attorney fees. The fees were generated from the...more
A recent Federal Circuit case may cause companies to reconsider their form of patent assignment agreements and give greater consideration to the effect of community property laws on patent rights.
Patent rights initially...more
A New York court has jurisdiction to hear an action to dissolve a civil union validly entered into outside of this state and to equitably distribute the property acquired during the civil union.
New York courts have...more