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Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

Trekking Through Compliance: Episode 9 - Dagger of the Mind

In this episode of Trekking Through Compliance, we consider the episode Dagger of the Mind, which aired on November 3, 1966, Star Date 2715.1. The Enterprise makes a supply run to planet Tantalus V, a colony where the...more

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

Because That’s What Heroes Do - Firefly - Episode 3, Bushwhacked

Are you a fan of the sci-fi series Firefly? Join Megan Dougherty and me as we delve into the gritty, gruesome world of the Reavers in the latest episode of Because That’s What Heroes Do. In this gripping discussion, we...more

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

Daily Compliance News: June 10, 2023 - The Don’t Want No Stinking Compliance Edition

Welcome to the Daily Compliance News. Each day, Tom Fox, the Voice of Compliance, brings you compliance-related stories to start your day. Sit back, enjoy a cup of morning coffee, and listen to the Daily Compliance News. All...more

Farrell Fritz, P.C.

“C’mon Ref!” – Right and Wrong Ways to Challenge the Call in a Supervised Disclosure Proceeding

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Section 3104 of the CPLR authorizes courts to appoint a judge or referee to supervise disclosure proceedings. The appointed referee enjoys “all the powers of the court” to resolve discovery disputes. A party seeking review of...more

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

If Pain, Yes Gain—Part 107: Colorado Amends Paid Sick Leave Law; Public Health Emergency Leave for COVID-19 Ends this Week

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On June 2, 2023, Colorado formally expanded its covered reasons for use of paid sick leave under the Colorado Healthy Families and Workplaces Act (HFWA) when Governor Jared Polis signed into law Senate Bill 23-017 (SB...more

Moritt Hock & Hamroff LLP

Warhol Case Likely to ‘Diminish but Not Eliminate’ Creative Use of Previous Artworks

Recently, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled 7-2 against the Andy Warhol Foundation in a copyright dispute over a portrait of Prince that Warhol created using a photograph by another artist, Lynn Goldsmith. "The court's opinion...more

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

Fore!ward June 2023 - Make-Whole Clauses: It's All About the Enforceability Question

Make-whole clauses (also known as prepayment premiums, call premiums or call protection) are provisions in financing transactions that require the borrower to make a specified payment to the lender if a loan is prepaid before...more

Epstein Becker & Green

Voting Rights, Health Care Liability, and Trademark Are the Subjects of the Day – SCOTUS Today

Emerging from the pattern of unanimity, or near unanimity, that has characterized most of the cases decided so far this term, the Supreme Court decided one of its most eagerly awaited and controversial cases. And the outcome...more

McDermott Will & Emery

Key Takeaways | Global Perspectives on Data Sharing and Privacy

During this session, the panel discussed strategies and business considerations when addressing compliance with the wide array of data protection and privacy laws and regulations across the United States and abroad. The panel...more

Jones Day

China Issues Guidance on Filing of the Standard Contract for Cross-Border Transfers of Personal Information

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On May 30, 2023, the Cyberspace Administration of China ("CAC") issued the "Guidance on Filing the Standard Contract for the Cross-Border Transfer of Personal Information" ("Guidance"), which took effect on June 1, 2023....more

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The U.S. Supreme Court Expands Lawsuit Options Against State Long Term Care Facilities

On June 8, 2023, the United States Supreme Court granted long-term care residents the right to sue state-run facilities under federal laws. This opinion creates a new line of litigation against state long-term care...more

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

Implementing State-Level Policy and Operational Processes That Enhance Access to Medicaid Family Planning Program Services

Given its role as a critical source of health care coverage for low-income individuals in the United States, including 13 million women of reproductive age, Medicaid is the primary source of family planning coverage in the...more

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Stormwater Enforcement/Construction: Alabama Department of Environmental Management and Leeds Developer Enter into Consent Order

The Alabama Department of Environmental Management (“ADEM”) and SDH Alabama, LLC (“SDH”) entered into a May 17th Consent Order (“CO”) addressing alleged violations of a Clean Water Act Construction National Pollution...more

Ballard Spahr LLP

Federal banking agencies issue final interagency guidance on risk management in third-party relationships

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The Federal Reserve, FDIC, and OCC have released final interagency guidance for their respective supervised banking organizations on managing risks associated with third-party relationships, including relationships with...more

Snell & Wilmer

Cemented in History: The Supreme Court’s Glacier Decision Holds That Employers Can Sue for Strike Damages

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On June 1, 2023, the United States Supreme Court issued its 8-1 decision in Glacier Northwest, Inc. v. International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local Union No. 174,1 holding that the National Labor Relations Act (“NLRA”)2 does...more

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

The Week in Weed: June 2023 #2

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Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana. This week, we check in on the move to put adult-use on the ballot in Florida. We see that Maryland is working on...more

McDermott Will & Emery

Top Takeaways | How to Succeed in CMMI Payment Models

In this session, McDermott Will & Emery partner Matthew Perreault moderated a panel that discussed the current state of value-based care in original Medicare and lessons learned from the panelists’ experiences with various...more

Perkins Coie

Substantive NEPA Amendments in the Debt Ceiling Bill

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President Joe Biden signed into law the Fiscal Responsibility Act of 2023 (FRA), colloquially referred to as the Debt Ceiling Bill, on June 3, 2023.[1] The legislation completes a bipartisan agreement to suspend the public...more


McDermottPlus Check-Up: June 9, 2023

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On June 3, President Biden signed the debt limit legislation into law, averting default and allowing Congress to return to regularly scheduled business. However, that return was short-lived in the House when a small group of...more

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NYSE and Nasdaq File Amended Proposed Clawback-Related Listing Standards

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As described in Part 4 of our 2022 end of year plan sponsor “to do” list, on October 26, 2022, the Securities and Exchange Commission published the final clawback rules under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer...more

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New York State Initiates Interagency Enforcement Actions Against Unlicensed Cannabis Businesses

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On June 8, 2023, Gov. Kathy Hochul (D) announced a crackdown on sales by unlicensed cannabis sellers, which could face fines of up to $20,000 a day under recent legislation allowing for enhanced enforcement. The legislation...more

Proskauer - California Employment Law

The “Real Slim Shady’s” Days May Be Numbered (At Least in the Workplace)!

Fed up with hearing “very offensive” songs like Eminem’s “Stan” and Too $hort’s “B*job Betty” on the job, Stephanie Sharp and several other employees (including a male) filed a hostile work environment claim under Title VII...more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

CFPB Warns of Risks Related to AI Chatbots in Banking

On June 6, the CFPB released a new report related to the adoption of chatbots by financial institutions, including those with advanced technology such as generative chatbots and others marketed as “artificial intelligence.”...more

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Anhydrous Ammonia/Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act Enforcement: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and...

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) announced in a June 5th news release a settlement with Anheuser-Busch, LLC (“AB”) addressing alleged violations of the following programs: Clean Air Act chemical...more

McDermott Will & Emery

Key Takeaways | Women's Health/Women+: Tapping into an Underserved Market

During this session, investors and business leaders discussed the future of women-focused care and the exciting opportunities in the rapidly growing sector of women/women+ health....more

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