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CFTC’s Scott O’Malia Calls for a Plan of Action on Swap Data
FIRREA: The New Weapon of Choice for Federal Prosecutors
FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 26: Getting Stakeholder Buy-In For Your Compliance Program
Clearinghouses: What’s in a name? CME’s Kim Taylor Says Extra Cost
Connecting the Data Dots: Sapient’s Jim Bennett Talks Compliance Reporting
FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 25, Mergers and Acquisitions Under the FCPA
Bill on Bankruptcy: Madoff Victims Rooting for Stanford Victory
FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 23 with Jay Rosen on the Importance of Translations in Your Compliance Program
Structuring an MLP Finance
FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 22 with Matt Ellis on the Embraer FCPA Investigation
Why Choose the Dual Track Process?
FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 21 Update on Current Enforcement Actions, Investigations and Settlement Negotiations
FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 20 with Roy Snell on the Development of a Compliance Professional
The FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 27-the Weatherford FCPA Settlement
FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 19 with Barry Vitou on Bribery Act Updates
FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 18-Walmart-Be a Leader in Compliance
Bill on Bankruptcy: Detroit Shows Need for Amending Bankruptcy Law
Trends in FCPA Compliance and Enforcement for 2014
FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 16, Charitable Donations Under the FCPA
FCPA Compliance and Ethics Report-Episode 14 with the FCPA Professor
There is more to learn from Southwestern Energy Production Co. v. Berry-Helfand and Muncey, discussed in a recent post.
Damages – With Room to Run, the Expert Scores.
Courts are entitled to be “flexible and...more
The prospect generator’s worst nightmare is presented in Southwestern Energy Production Co. v. Berry-Helfand and Muncey. I will over-simplify the facts: Hefland and Muncey toil for years generating James Lime prospects in a...more
On 17 May, Mrs Justice Asplin delivered a judgment in the Chancery Division of the High Court of Justice. The dispute concerned intellectual property rights in hedge fund computer software that was the "cornerstone of the...more
We are pleased to present the 21st edition of the Bernstein Shur Business and Commercial Litigation Newsletter. This month, we recap news about intellectual property rights, the sale of branded products and a U.S. lawsuit...more
Lawyers crave structure. Give them a cause of action that has several well defined elements and you can keep them occupied for days on end, arguing about each prong. If you number the elements so they can converse in code, so...more
A major revision to the federal rules governing expert witness reports is on track to take effect in December. Lawyers and experts alike agree that the changes are long overdue.
No longer would Rule 26 of the Federal Rules...more