Business News Digest - September 2012


In this issue:

- What to Expect When You're Selling Your Company – Indemnification

- Consummated Mergers: It Ain’t Over 'Til the Fat Lady Sings

- FCC Orders TV Stations to Post Their Political Files Online

- FTC Modifies COPPA Rule Proposal

- Hosting A Federal Campaign on Association Property

- Lessons from the Agility Defense Case: Severing Affiliation with a Suspended Contractor

- Patent Insurance – It's Not Just for Defendants Anymore

- The Second Circuit Holds that Failure to Issue a Litigation Hold Notice is Not Per Se Gross Negligence

- The Download - August 2012

- IP Buzz - August 2012

- Advertising News & Analysis

- August 16, 2012 Edition

- August 23, 2012 Edition

- August 30, 2012 Edition

- Upcoming Events

An excerpt from "The Second Circuit Holds that Failure to Issue a Litigation Hold Notice is Not Per Se Gross Negligence"

Rarely does the Second Circuit feel impelled to delve into the law relating to document preservation, the standards used to quantify discovery abuses, and the appropriate sanctions for document destruction. Such detailed jurisprudence is of course better left to the wisdom of the trial courts, subject only to an abuse of discretion review.

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Published In: Business Organization Updates, Communications & Media Updates, Elections & Politics Updates, Intellectual Property Updates, Mergers & Acquisitions Updates

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