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The District of Oregon Rules That the United States May Not Pursue False Claims Act Litigation Against State Entities

by Hogan Lovells on

On April 11, 2017, the United States District Court for the District of Oregon held that the United States may not pursue False Claims Act (FCA) litigation against an arm of the State and dismissed the FCA claims in the...more

Under the Dome: Inside the Maine State House

by Pierce Atwood LLP on

Hundreds of Restaurant Owners and Servers Turn Out in Augusta for Hearings on Tip Credit and Minimum Wage - Hundreds of Maine restaurant servers and business owners appeared in Augusta on Wednesday, April 5 to testify...more

Energy Technology Connections Newsletter - Your Law Firm Link to Industry News: March 2017

by Mintz Levin on

Our March edition of Energy Technology Connections brings you recent industry highlights and features a list of upcoming energy industry events throughout the nation. If you enjoy learning about new technology as much as we...more

What do the recently proposed HHS Rule and GOP Reform Outline mean for the Health Care Industry in Minnesota?

by Nilan Johnson Lewis PA on

Late last week, two major proposals arose that will have a significant impact on the health care industry. First, the Trump Administration’s Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under new HHS Secretary Tom Price...more

Under the Dome: Inside the Maine State House

by Pierce Atwood LLP on

Under the Dome: Inside the Maine State House provides a high-level overview of recent activity at the Maine State House. Clean Election Funding for Gubernatorial Candidates Being Challenged - Maine’s Clean Election...more

21st Century Cures Act Includes Several Noteworthy Mental Health and Substance Use Provisions

by Stinson Leonard Street on

The 21st Century Cures Act (Act), enacted in December 2016, has received widespread coverage for funding biomedical research and streamlining the drug approval process. The Act also includes the Helping Families in Mental...more

South East Asia - Renewal Requirements

by FPA Patent Attorneys on

The patent terms in the jurisdictions listed are subject to payment of annual renewal fees, otherwise referred to as maintenance fees or annuities. The patent term in the jurisdictions listed below is 20 years from the...more

U.S. Department of Education Issues Final Regulations Regarding Teacher Preparation Programs

by Hogan Lovells on

On October 31, 2016, the U.S. Department of Education (ED) published final regulations regarding teacher preparation programs, implementing the accountability provisions of Title II of the Higher Education Act (HEA) and...more

Grant to Public Charity Qualifies as “Unusual Grant” for Public Support Test

by Charles (Chuck) Rubin on

Publicly supported charities provide favorable benefits under the Code for both the organization and donors, in contrast with non-publicly supported private foundations. To qualify, the organization must receive a substantial...more

Department of Defense Proposes New Uniform Grant and Cooperative Agreement Regulations

by Holland & Knight LLP on

On November 7, 2016, the Department of Defense (DoD) published six Notices of Proposed Rulemakings that collectively update the agency's existing interim regulations governing awards of grants and cooperative agreements. 81...more

Microvi Announces DOE Grant For Biocatalytic Technology Utilizing Waste Biogas

by Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. on

On October 11, 2016, Microvi Biotechnologies Inc. (Microvi) announced that it had been awarded a grant by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for work on new biocatalytic technology that converts the methane and carbon...more

Massachusetts Takes Lead in Energy Storage Initiatives

by Pierce Atwood LLP on

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts has released its long-awaited Energy Storage Initiative Study and simultaneously announced an $11 million program designed to help fund approximately 10 to 15 energy storage projects that...more

Alberta Government Favours Local Breweries in New Mark Up Regime

by Dickinson Wright on

Earlier this month, the Alberta government implemented a new subsidy for Alberta-based craft breweries and increased the provincial mark-up on all beer imported into the province. The introduction of the subsidy is part of an...more

Religious Institutions Update: August 2016

by Holland & Knight LLP on

When was the last time your organization reviewed your insurance policies? Not all policies are equal. Many religious organizations are underinsured. Most should have general liability, property, professional liability,...more

U.S. DOT Unveils Build America Bureau

by Nossaman LLP on

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, senior Department staff, and even an official from the White House gathered at U.S. Department of Transportation headquarters on July 20th to celebrate the grand opening of the...more

Development of court practice in tax disputes related to grant financing of a Russian company

by Dentons on

On 22 July 2016 the Commercial Court of Samara Region delivered a decision in case No. ?55-11332/2016. In that case, the court considered a dispute between SMARTS JSC and the Samara Region Interdistrict Federal Tax...more

New evaluation of Medicaid incentive programs shows need for improvement

by Dentons on

Policymakers at both the federal and state levels have, in recent years, supported incentive programs designed to influence Medicaid beneficiary behavior, in the hopes that such behavioral changes will improve beneficiaries'...more

N.J. Legislature Changes BEIP Credit Conversion Terms Before July 11 Deadline

by Reed Smith on

The N.J. Legislature has passed legislation that provides yet another variable for companies to consider before deciding whether to convert unpaid Business Employment Incentive Program (“BEIP”) grants into credits. Under...more

IRS makes exempt organizations’ Form 990 data available in machine-readable format

On June 16, 2016, the IRS announced that it will be making Form 990s available in machine-readable format through Amazon Web Services. While this information has always been available to the public, it was previously only...more

Key Economic Incentives for Businesses Considering a Florida Location

by Carlton Fields on

The State of Florida offers economic incentives to businesses that are thinking about locating—or relocating—in Florida. These incentives target corporate headquarters and certain high growth industries. In addition, many...more

SC Public Policy Update - April 2016 #5

by Nexsen Pruet, PLLC on

What's New - SENATE - The Senate had a very active week of floor debate as members worked through the calendar in an attempt to send bills to the House of Representatives before the May 1st crossover deadline. The...more

New Jersey Issues Guidance on BEIP Grant Conversion

by McDermott Will & Emery on

This month the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (the Authority) provided businesses with guidance, in the form of Frequently Asked Questions, on how to elect to have their unpaid Business Employment Incentive Program...more

Perspectives - March/April - 2016

by Benesch on

The American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN) was founded by several professional and trade associations that came together after Hurricane Katrina to help provide humanitarian relief. Today, ALAN comprises hundreds of supply...more

Recent Amendments to the Cuba Sanctions Ease Restrictions for Travel and Shipping Sectors

by Reed Smith on

This client alert addresses the recent amendments to the Cuba sanctions regime in the wake of President Obama’s historic visit to Cuba. The recent changes represent the increasing efforts of the U.S. government to restore...more

Another New Day in Cuba: The Obama Administration Further Loosens U.S. Sanctions

by Dorsey & Whitney LLP on

On March 16, 2016, the Obama Administration further loosened sanctions on Cuba in accordance with President Obama’s policy previously announced on December 17, 2014, and partially implemented thus far, to engage and empower...more

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