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Ninth Circuit Revives Ashley Judd’s Sexual Harassment Claim Against Harvey Weinstein

In 2018, actress Ashley Judd (“Judd”) sued producer Harvey Weinstein (“Weinstein”) for sexual harassment, defamation, intentional interference with prospective economic advantage, and unfair competition. Judd alleges that...more

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Investigations Newsletter: DME Provider to Plead Guilty to $109 Million Medicare Fraud Scheme

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DME Provider to Plead Guilty to $109 Million Medicare Fraud Scheme - A Florida-based individual was charged with one count of health care fraud and one count of payment of kickbacks in connection with a federal health...more

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You Run a Youth Sports Organization. Should You Set Up a 501(c)(3) or An LLC?

Youth sports organizations are often run by people who are volunteers. Sometimes one volunteer within the group opens a bank account in the name of the sports organization, so fees can be deposited and expenses paid. Many...more

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VOD Goes Viral: Universal And AMC Upend Theatrical Release Model

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These have been hard times for the movie theater business. Attendance peaked in 2002 at approximately 1.6 billion tickets sold. In 2019, that number had dropped by 25%, to around 1.2 billion. The proliferation of subscription...more

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31 Days to a More Effective Compliance Program -Legal requirements of the Board of Directors regarding compliance

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Welcome to this month's offer of 31 Days to a More Effective Compliance Program. This month I will focus on the Board of Directors and its role in an effective compliance program. At the end of August, you will not only have...more

Thomas Fox

Trekking Through Compliance-Episode 64 – The Tholian Web

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In this episode of Trekking Through Compliance, we consider the episode The Tholian Web which aired on November 15, 1968, Star Date 5693.4. Compliance Takeaways: How do you manage talent in your function? What is smart...more

Smart & Biggar

Co-branding: One product, two trademarks – who has the rights?

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Co-branding is usually understood as the use of two or more trademarks on a single product, each mark belonging to a different owner and pointing to a different source. A common example of co-branding is a brand A car with...more

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Michigan Governor Updates Reopening and Workplace Safety Executive Orders

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On July 29, 2020, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed Executive Orders 2020-160 and 2020-161. EO 2020-160 reaffirms many of the prior restrictions while tightening some, and permits the opening of casinos and racetracks,...more

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Disgraced Art Dealer Inigo Philbrick Indicted on Federal Fraud Charges & Other Stories

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NORTH AMERICA - Disgraced Art Dealer Inigo Philbrick Indicted on Federal Fraud Charges - A New York grand jury has indicted art dealer Inigo Philbrick on federal charges of wire fraud and aggravated identity theft;...more

Morgan Lewis

Play Sport, Will Travel: The Impact of COVID-19 on Sports Immigration

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The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic brought much of the world’s professional sport to a standstill during the first half of 2020. Set against the background of widespread border closures, there has been significant...more

Fox Rothschild LLP

At Stake- July 2020

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The Illinois Gaming Board held its second webinar-based monthly meeting on July 30 with new video capabilities. It should be noted that this is the first meeting since the Board delegated authority to the Administrator to act...more

Thomas Fox

Daily Compliance News: July 31, 2020-the Crush Them All edition

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In today’s edition of Daily Compliance News: Mark Zuckerberg really does want to crush competition. (Slate) FIFA President under criminal investigation. (FT) Barr’s corruption unmasked. (WaPo) 1st wave of Coronavirus...more

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Trademark Trolls – A Danger to Avoid with a Re-brand

Amidst public criticism and pressure from corporate sponsors, many well-known brands are taking a hard look at their trademarks and choosing to move in a new direction. These changes are impacting brands in various industries...more

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Sharing the Ball: Where Athlete Philanthropy Has Succeeded or Sailed Out of Bounds

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For high-profile athletes commanding mega salaries and worldwide fame, giving back generously to their communities or to a cherished cause is a go-to play. Charitable giving carries limited risk while offering significant...more

Thomas Fox

Daily Compliance News: July 30, 2020-the Art of Sanctions edition

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In today’s edition of Daily Compliance News: The art of sanctions evasion. (NYT) Boeing blames economy (not itself) for job cuts. (FT) SBA IG says pervasive fraud in PPP. (WaPo) Will Russia help Germany over Wirecard?...more

Thomas Fox

12 O'Clock High, a podcast on business leadership -TR-Post Presidency & Bull Moose Election of 1912

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Richard Lummis and Tom Fox continue their a five-part series on leadership lessons from Theodore Roosevelt. We will look at lessons from Roosevelt’s early years in New York up to his cowboying days in Montana; the second...more

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

US Imposes Sanctions on 11 Chinese Companies, Citing Human Rights Violations

On July 22, 2020, the U.S. Department of Commerce issued a final rule adding 11 Chinese companies (Listed Entities) to the Bureau of Industry and Security’s (BIS) Entity List for allegedly “engaging in or enabling activities...more

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NCAA Moves on Multiple Fronts

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As the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) continues to fight legal battles to limit the ability of student-athlete plaintiffs to bring antitrust suits challenging NCAA compensation rules, it is fighting to keep...more

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New York Court Applies Additional Insured Standards to Find Breach of Contract to Procure Insurance

In Live Nation Worldwide, Inc. et al. v. Best Buy Stores, L.P., 2020 N.Y. Slip Op. 50830(U), 2020 WL 4197440 (N.Y. Co. July 20, 2020), the court found a breach of the insurance procurement clause in a Sponsorship Agreement...more

Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP

L&E TV: Who says TV isn’t educational?

In this podcast, we examine examples from popular TV shows like NCIS, Gilmore Girls, and The Office to find the good, the bad, and the ugly of employment law on TV. Warning: May contain content that is painful to human...more

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Compliance and Coronavirus- Jerry Coyne on Telemedicine and Compliance in the Age of Coronavirus

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Welcome to the newest addition to the Compliance Podcast Network, Compliance and Coronavirus. In this episode, I visit with Jerry Coyne who is Managing Director of State Monitoring Services at Affiliated Monitors, Inc. At...more

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COVID-19: EU State Aid Granted to the Events, Entertainment & Media Sectors

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Federal measures specifically targeted at the entertainment sector, including event organizations: ..Right to temporarily not refund: if the same event is organized at a later date within a reasonable period (except if...more

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Hold the back page! Cyber attacks hit sport – what can property owners learn?

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In all the COVID chaos it is easy to forget about cyber security vulnerability and that the UK real estate industry remains exposed to cyber attacks through inadequate security systems and lack of preparedness.  ...more

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The Washington TBDs: Has a Trademark Hog Muddied the Washington Football Team’s Name Change Plans?

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After decades of mounting pressure from Native American groups, fans, activists and even corporate sponsors, the NFL’s Washington Redskins recently announced that it would be changing its team name and logo after 87 years of...more

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Trekking Through Compliance-Episode 57 – The Enterprise Incident

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In this episode of Trekking Through Compliance, we consider the episode The Enterprise Incident which aired on September 27, 1968, Star Date 5031.3. Compliance Takeaways: The power of NO in compliance. Communicating...more

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