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CFTC Proposes New Rule Allowing it to Obtain Trading Firm’s Trade Secrets Without Due Process

by Seyfarth Shaw LLP on

As the Obama administration winds down, its regulators are showing no signs of letting up. Last week the Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) decided that it should no longer be constrained by its subpoena power...more

Business Litigation Report - August 2016

Circuit Courts Align to Shield SEC Administrative Proceedings from Collateral Constitutional Attack - In response to the financial crisis of the late 2000s, Congress passed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer...more

Is It Time to Switch Gears? Enforceability of Automotive Company Employee Confidentiality Restrictions

by Foley & Lardner LLP on

Given the large workforces and importance of intellectual property and trade secrets in the automotive industry, automotive companies rely heavily on confidentiality provisions in employment agreements and employee handbooks....more

Can You Keep a Secret? The SEC Says to Ask Carefully

by Baker Donelson on

Employers have a lot to be worried about. Employees are given access to trade secrets, customer lists, financial accounts, and other highly sensitive, confidential information. Most employers attempt to deter improper use of...more

BLG Monthly Update for January 2013

by Neil Guthrie on

Pot-smoking teens, ownership of e-mail, insider trading on false info -- all this and more in the BLG Monthly Update for January 2013!...more

Digital Afterlife - A Looming issue of dealing with death and online identity

by Neeraj Aarora on

People use the Internet for countless reasons, ranging from posting thoughts and pictures onto blogs, to keeping up with friends and family, and even maintaining bank accounts and credit card balances. As we go through our...more

Who Is Listening? The SEC Emphasizes Importance of Cybersecurity Disclosure

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) staff recently issued guidance concerning its views on disclosure obligations related to cybersecurity risks and cyber incidents. The SEC staff issued the guidance in response...more

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