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The Obama Administration Revises the Cuba Sanctions Regulations to Expand Trade Opportunities While Certain Law Makers Question the Administration’s Basis for These Actions

On January 15, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) released important updates to the Cuban Assets Control Regulations (“CACR”). The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Communications & Media Law, Elections & Politics, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade

Energy Newsletter - January 2015

In This Issue: - Mexico: E&P Regulator Issues First Call for Bids under Round One - Have the Challenges of the Energy Transition been Overcome? - Challenges for energy security in Europe: Do European shale…more
| Construction Law, Energy & Utilities, Environmental Law, Intellectual Property, International Law & Trade

FTC Announces Increased Hart-Scott-Rodino Thresholds

On January 15, 2015, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced revised jurisdictional thresholds for determining whether a proposed transaction must be reported to federal authorities under the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR)…more
| Administrative Law, Antitrust & Trade Regulation, Mergers & Acquisitions

Health Headlines: Also in the News - January 2015 #2

House Passes Bill to Redefine Full-Time Employee Under ACA – On January 8, 2015, the House of Representatives in a 252-172 vote approved a bill that would redefine a full-time worker under the ACA employer mandate from one who…more
| Labor & Employment Law, Health, Insurance

Federal District Court Ruling in Fukushima Daiichi Case Has Implications for Global Nuclear Liability Management

A recent ruling in Cooper v. Tokyo Electric Power Company, No. 12-CV-3032, S.D. Cal., Oct. 28, 2014, one of three lawsuits filed in the United States related to the 2011 incident at the Fukushima-Daiichi nuclear power plant,…more
| Civil Procedure, Energy & Utilities, International Law & Trade, Toxic Torts

ITC Section 337 Update – January 2015

Amicus Curiae United States Moves To Present Oral Argument In Suprema – On January 15, 2015, the United States filed an unopposed motion for leave to participate in oral argument before the en banc Federal Circuit in Suprema v…more
| Antitrust & Trade Regulation, Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, International Law & Trade

Minnesota Supreme Court Holds that Medical Staff Bylaws Are an Enforceable Contract

In an opinion released on December 31, 2014, the Supreme Court of Minnesota held that medical staff bylaws can be an enforceable contract and that a hospital’s medical staff (as an unincorporated association) can have the…more
| Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Health

Media Reports on 2014 "Fracking" Verdicts Miss the Real Story: Scientific Study Continues to Demonstrate the Safety of Professional Hydraulic Fracturing

In April 2014, press reports widely suggested that a Dallas, Texas case was the first large verdict awarded on the basis of environmental damages sustained due to fracking. One advocacy journalism website's description of the…more
| Energy & Utilities, Environmental Law, Toxic Torts

New Requirements for Proposition 65 Warnings Proposed

On January 12, 2015, California’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) proposed the first significant revisions to Proposition 65’s warning requirements since the 1980s. The updated regulations seek to change…more
| Environmental Law, Consumer Protection, Products Liability, Toxic Torts

CMS Announces Updated List of RAC Program Improvements For New Contracts, Beginning With the Newly Awarded DME, Home Health, and Hospice RAC Contract

On December 30, 2014, CMS announced that it has awarded a new Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) contract to Connolly LLC to identify improper Medicare payments nationwide made to suppliers of durable medical equipment, prosthetics…more
| Health, Government Contracting

ExxonMobil Decision by ICSID: A win for ExxonMobil or Venezuela?

On 9 October 2014, an International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) tribunal comprised of H. E. Judge Gilbert Guillaume (President), Professor Gabrielle Kaufmann-Kohler and Dr. Ahmed Sadek El-Kosheri ruled…more
| Civil Procedure, Energy & Utilities, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Taxation

EPA Outlines Plan for Direct Regulation of Methane Emissions

This morning, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced its anticipated strategy to reduce U.S. emissions of methane from the oil and gas industry. The Agency aims to achieve a 40 to 45 percent cut from 2012 levels in…more
| Energy & Utilities, Environmental Law

Popular European Bitcoin Exchange Suffers Breach

BitStamp, one of the largest Bitcoin exchanges, suspended its services last week and asked customers not to make deposits following a security breach. On January 4, some of BitStamp’s “virtual wallets,” which permit customers to…more
| Finance & Banking, Privacy, Consumer Protection, International Law & Trade, Science, Computers, & Technology

Patent Office Statistics Indicate Growth In Oil & Gas Patents

Patent disputes and licensing deals have frequently reached the headlines over the past few years. Many of these high profile stories have involved telecommunications, computers, and pharmaceutical patents. But statistics…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Energy & Utilities, Intellectual Property

Health Headlines: Also in the News - January 2015

MACS to Hold Certain 2015 Date-of-Service Claims – CMS announced on December 29, 2014, that Medicare Administrative Contractors will hold claims containing 2015 services paid under the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) for…more
| Health
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