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131 S Dearborn
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Chicago, Illinois 60603, United States
Contact: Sarah DiCaro
Phone: 206.359.8000
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Blockchain Week in Review – August 2017 #6

Below is a summary of some of the significant legal and regulatory actions that occurred over the past week. This alert is not intended to be a comprehensive list of all such developments, but rather a selection of…more
 /  Criminal Law, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Science, Computers, & Technology, Securities Law

Ninth Circuit Raises Bar for Approving Changes in State Medicaid Reimbursement

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit Court raised the bar last week for what states must prove to establish that their Medicaid provider reimbursement rates are sufficient to ensure a robust network of providers for…more
 /  Administrative Law, Conflict of Laws, Constitutional Law, Health

‘Tis the Season to Plan Ahead for Celebrity Endorsement Campaigns

The holiday season is around the corner, and retailers are planning their holiday marketing campaigns. Celebrity endorsements continue to be a popular way to bolster brand recognition and goodwill during the holidays and beyond,…more
 /  Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law, Commercial Law & Contracts, Communications & Media Law

CA Supreme Court Holds CEQA Not Preempted by Federal Rail Transportation Law for Projects Carried Out by State Agencies

The California Supreme Court has issued its decision in Friends of the Eel River v. North Coast Railroad, an important case regarding preemption of state environmental law by the Interstate Commerce Commission Termination Act…more
 /  Conflict of Laws, Construction Law, Environmental Law, Transportation, Zoning, Planning & Land Use

Should Infrastructure Project Developers Invoke Streamlined Environmental Review Under FAST-41?

Title 41 of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (FAST-41) includes measures to streamline environmental reviews for certain infrastructure projects. Congress passed the FAST Act in December 2015, and the Office of…more
 /  Communications & Media Law, Energy & Utilities, Environmental Law, Zoning, Planning & Land Use

Delaware Law Embraces Digital Securities

On May 2, 2016, during a keynote address at Consensus 2016, Jack Markell – Governor of Delaware from 2009 to 2017 – announced a comprehensive program to provide an enabling regulatory and legal environment for the development of…more
 /  Business Organizations, Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, Science, Computers, & Technology, Securities Law

FCC Proposes Rules to Fight Fraudulent Robocalling

Unsolicited robocalls are the top consumer complaint made to the Federal Communications Commission, which receives over 200,000 complaints a year. An estimated 2.5 billion robocalls are being made to consumers each month,…more
 /  Communications & Media Law, Consumer Protection

Blockchain and Digital Token Update: SEC Releases Investigative Report and Investor Bulletin

On July 25, 2017, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) released groundbreaking materials relating to blockchain tokens. These materials provide significant and welcome insight to the SEC’s and its staff’s thinking in…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, Science, Computers, & Technology, Securities Law

New Seattle Income Tax: Answers to Your FAQs

The City of Seattle adopted Ordinance 125339 on July 14, 2017, which imposes an income tax on Seattle residents and certain irrevocable trusts. The Seattle income tax is imposed at a rate of 2.25% of a resident taxpayer’s “total…more
 /  Taxation

New Mexico’s Data Breach Notification Is in Effect: What You Need to Know

New Mexico became the 48th state to enact data breach notification legislation with the Data Breach Notification Act, signed in April and effective as of June 16, 2017. Following a round of revisions that removed some of its…more
 /  Consumer Protection, Privacy

Third Circuit Decides Goods Are “Received” Upon Physical Possession in Bankruptcy Case

Many creditors that provide goods to a debtor before a bankruptcy case begins believe that their recovery will be mere cents on the dollar. While prepetition claims often receive small, if any, distributions, Section 503(b)(9)…more
 /  Bankruptcy, Commercial Law & Contracts

House Panel Approves Groundbreaking Federal Autonomous Vehicle Legislation Draft

The House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection reached bipartisan agreement on July 19, 2017, regarding major aspects of legislation to address the testing and deployment of autonomous vehicles. The…more
 /  Consumer Protection, Elections & Politics, Privacy, Science, Computers, & Technology, Transportation

Double Trouble—Is Black Sky Capital Blue Skies for Lenders?

An annoying question for lenders is whether or not a lender can enforce two loans to the same borrower and secured by the same property. The nagging issue is usually raised when a lender makes (1) a first loan and an additional…more
 /  Civil Remedies, Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, Real Estate - Residential

Quarterly Investment Update - 2nd Quarter 2017

Stock Market Commentary - Global markets continued to rally throughout the second quarter of 2017. International stocks in both developed and developing markets saw healthy gains of 6.3%, as measured by both the MSCI EAFE and…more
 /  Business Organizations, Finance & Banking, Securities Law

SEC and U.S. Attorney’s Office Bring Action Against Promoter of Bitcoin Store, Inc.

On June 30, 2017, the SEC and the U.S. Attorney brought parallel civil and criminal fraud charges against Renwick Haddow, the owner of an unregistered broker-dealer entity named InCrowd Equity Inc., and two corporate entities…more
 /  Criminal Law, Finance & Banking, Business Torts, Securities Law
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