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A Coda to the Covid Pandemic: Do Local and State Closure Laws Provide Cover for Tenant Nonpayment of Rent?

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In what may turn out to be a lesson on the limits of the application of equitable doctrines supporting rent relief in the face of good lease drafting, a California court of appeal panel in San Diego has taken a narrow view on...more

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Texas "Two-Step" Forward, Three Steps Back for Mass Tort Debtors in the Third Circuit After LTL

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In a decision that may provide much-needed boundaries around the permissibility of debtors created from “out-of-the-box” prepetition corporate transactions, on January 30, 2023, the United States Court of Appeals for the...more

Maynard Cooper & Gale

7 Reasons to Intervene in Bid Protests

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Every federal contractor knows how difficult it is to win a government contract. Indeed, contractors often start pursuing larger contracts or vehicles well over a year before the solicitation is even published. And, while...more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

New York Adopts Final Commercial Financing Disclosure Regulations

On February 1, NY DFS announced the adoption of the final regulation implementing the New York State Commercial Finance Disclosure Law (CFDL) (N.Y. Fin. Serv. Law §§ 801 to 812). The regulations require companies that offer...more

Perkins Coie

Cannabis Legal Report - January 2023 #2

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FDA Rejects Citizen Petitions, Declines To Regulate CBD as a Dietary Supplement - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced its conclusion that a new regulatory pathway for cannabidiol (CBD) is needed on...more

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Buying Distressed Operations in the Skilled Nursing Facility Space

The “Nursing Home Covid-19 Data Dashboard” maintained by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows that COVID-19 had an unusually intense impact on the long term care community. Cases among nursing home...more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

7 Key Value-Adding LOI Terms

A well-crafted letter of intent (“LOI”) adds value for the negotiating principals by helping to ensure the parties are in agreement on key deal terms before they spend significant time and money on diligence and definitive...more

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Distressed Long Term Care Assets: A Lender’s Perspective

Loan defaults and financial distress among long term care (LTC) facilities, such as skilled nursing facilities (SNFs), assisted living facilities (ALFs) and memory care facilities, are on the rise. The COVID-19 pandemic has...more

Ankura

When do you need a Chief Data Officer (CDO)?

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A Chief Data Officer is a senior executive responsible for data-related activities within an organization. The CDO's role is to oversee the development, implementation, and management of the organization’s data strategy in...more

Schlam Stone & Dolan LLP

Summary Judgment Motion Denied When Movant Failed to Show as a Matter of Law that Nonmovants' Performance Under Contract Was...

On December 22, 2022, Justice Robert R. Reed of the New York County Commercial Division issued a decision in J.P. Morgan Ventures Energy Corp. v. Miami Wind I LLC, 2022 NYLJ LEXIS 2667, denying the plaintiff's motion for...more

Bodman

The Dangers of Texting for Business Communications

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In the not-so-distant past, there were fewer channels utilized for business communications, and business norms often limited communications to traditional channels even if other methods of communication were available. This...more

Epstein Becker & Green

Unpacking Averages: Using NLP to Assess FDA’s Compliance with Notice and Comment in Guidance Development

Introduction - Let’s say FDA proposed a guidance document that would change the definition of “low cholesterol” for health claims. Now let’s say that when FDA finalized the guidance, instead of addressing that topic, FDA...more

Farrell Fritz, P.C.

A Reminder From The Commercial Division That Disloyalty Doesn’t Pay … Literally!

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It is no secret that employees are often the most likely people to misappropriate an employer’s confidential information or valuable trade secrets. In this particular situation, employers have many options at their disposal,...more

Onit

How Can You Import Contracts to CLM Without Breaking the Bank?

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Upgrading to a contract lifecycle management (CLM) system is an absolute must for modern organizations — saving time and money and providing game-changing insights. However, the actual uploading of contracts to your CLM...more

Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P.

The Federal Trade Commission Publishes Proposed Non-Compete Rule

On January 5, 2023, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) published a new proposed rule that would ban employers’ use of covenants not to compete. The rule comes in the wake of an Executive Order issued by the Biden...more

Stikeman Elliott LLP

Environmental, Social & Governance Law 2023 - Canada

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There are a variety of environmental, social and governance (“ESG”)-related regulations applicable to federally and provincially incorporated companies; however, the focus of this chapter will be on public companies that...more

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

The Week in Weed: February 2023

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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, the big news is what didn’t happen – the FDA didn’t propose regulations for the use of CBD in food....more

Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

Food Venture Financing News - Weekly Issue No. 134

Food Venture Financing Trends - Meati Foods, an alternative protein foodtech company that utilizes mycelium, raised $22 million in its extension round. The company used the funds from the extension and funds raised last...more

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

United Kingdom Competition Authority Announces Support for Climate Change Agreements Among Competitors

In a recent speech to the Scottish Competition Forum, Sarah Cardell, newly installed Chief Executive of the UK’s Competition Markets Authority (CMA), laid out her vision for analyzing agreements among competitors that foster...more

Dentons

Main corporate obligations for year 2023

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As we look to contribute to the annual planning of your company or branch legal obligations in Colombia, Dentons would like to share with you a general description of the main corporate duties that must be complied with...more

The Volkov Law Group

Department of State Updates ITAR U.S. Persons Abroad (“USPAB”) Guidance

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On January 5, 2023, the U.S. Department of State’s Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (“DDTC”) published updated guidance concerning authorizations issued to U.S. Persons Abroad (“USPABs”) as defined in 22 C.F.R. Section...more

Wiley Rein LLP

Insured Bank’s Acceptance of Loan Payments Without Good Faith Constitutes Uninsurable Loss

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The United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, applying Ohio law, has held that a bank’s professional liability policy afforded no coverage for an insured’s settlement of a lawsuit that sought...more

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Knowing IS the Battle: Supreme Court to Address the FCA’s Scienter Standard

Scenario 1: A pharmacy chain hires a value consultant to review its Medicare and Medicaid billing practices for ways to optimize the coding of drug reimbursements to maximize profits. Drugs that had historically been charged...more

Dentons

Lessons from a leaky building – Tips for unit title vendors and purchasers

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As a big year for unit titles law has come to a close (see ‘Big changes for bodies corporate and their managers’), we have chosen to revisit a common complaint of purchasers which, in broad terms, relates to the purchase of a...more

Foster Swift Collins & Smith

Using Low-Cost DIY Legal Services: Risks Far Outweigh Benefits

It is estimated that the DIY (do-it-yourself) legal services market in the U.S. generated more than $11 billion in revenue during 2021. Among the most well-known brands now operating in the DIY legal services segment are...more

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