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Paid Rejection: Bankruptcy Court Allows Professional Fees Despite Trustee’s Flawed Strategy

Can a bankruptcy court deny fees requested by a professional simply because her client chose a poor strategy? The Bankruptcy Court for the District of Idaho recently rejected such a notion, holding that an accounting…more
| Bankruptcy, Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, Commercial Law & Contracts

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FinCEN is extending its campaign to press title insurance companies to reveal the real buyers behind shell companies that pay cash for high-end real estate deals in select cities around the country…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Science, Computers, & Technology, Securities Law

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A review of the Fed minutes released yesterday shows the willingness of some Fed Governors to start rate raising again sooner rather than later…more
| Communications & Media Law, Energy & Utilities, Finance & Banking, Privacy, Science, Computers, & Technology

Van Patten V. Vertical Fitness Is No TCPA Killer

The rise of Telephone Consumer Protection Act litigation in the past decade has been staggering. From just 14 cases in 2007, the number of TCPA-related filings has exploded to 4,860 in 2016 — a total that is expected to exceed…more
| Civil Procedure, Communications & Media Law, Constitutional Law, Consumer Protection, Privacy

When it Rains it Floods: California Rainstorms and Flood Insurance

Until very recently, the scarcity of water and the decline in oil prices in California prompted the joke that oil was being used as fracking fluid to get water out of the ground. In the last week, however, so much rain has…more
| Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Insurance, Real Estate - Residential, Real Estate - Commercial

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Activist investor Carl Icahn has taken a sizeable stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb, a move that reportedly caught execs at the drugmaker unawares and sets the stage for a potential sale…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Science, Computers, & Technology, Securities Law

BuzzFeed Faces $11 Million in Defamation Suit by British News Agency

BuzzFeed, the popular independent digital media company, was hit with an $11 million defamation suit in January 2016 by journalist Michael Leidig and Central European News (“CEN”). Leidig and CEN are demanding more than $11…more
| Civil Procedure, Communications & Media Law, Personal Injury

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Shareholders have accused Under Armour of “concealing the impact” of Sports Authority’s bankruptcy from investors in order to artificially inflate its stock price. The suit comes on the heels of a disastrous Q4 for UA, in which…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Communications & Media Law, Finance & Banking, Mergers & Acquisitions, Securities Law

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We learned about KraftHeinz’s offer to merge with Unilever only after it had been rejected. And now it appears to be off the table completely—all $143 billion of it…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Communications & Media Law, Finance & Banking, Mergers & Acquisitions, Securities Law

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Acting SEC Chair Michael Piwowar has reportedly scaled back some of the agency’s enforcement staff’s use of delegated authority by funneling all subpoena issuance and probe initiation through the SEC’s director of enforcement…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Communications & Media Law, Finance & Banking, Science, Computers, & Technology, Securities Law

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We had a pretty good inkling this was coming. Yahoo and Verizon are reportedly nearing a new deal, with Y! knocking something close to $300 million off of the sale price to ensure that Verizon will still go through with the…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Communications & Media Law, Finance & Banking, Real Estate - Residential, Securities Law

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Japan’s SoftBank hasn’t been shy about bold moves, but its most recent one—the decision to buy American PE giant Fortress Investment Group—is an especially big one. The deal is seen as bolstering SoftBank’s recently announced…more
| Civil Procedure, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Mergers & Acquisitions, Securities Law

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We’ve talked a fair amount about the switch to chip & pin card systems over the past few years. But how about a lack of cards altogether? Because that’s what the banks have in mind…more
| Communications & Media Law, Finance & Banking, Insurance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Science, Computers, & Technology

Amazon Go Might Be the End of Check-Out Lines

For anyone who has ever waited in a long line at the grocery story, Amazon hopes it has a solution. In December, Amazon launched its new Amazon Go grocery store in Seattle. Amazon Go is not a typical supermarket: it has no…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Communications & Media Law, Science, Computers, & Technology

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Former AIG chief Hank Greenberg and his co-defendant, AIG’s former CFO, reached an “unexpected” settlement last week with NY officials. The duo will fork over about $10 million in bonuses payments and admit that they…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Communications & Media Law, Finance & Banking, Securities Law, Taxation
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