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Hong Kong Competition Commission brings first court case on resale price maintenance

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For the first time since the Competition Ordinance came into effect, the Hong Kong Competition Commission (HKCC) has commenced court proceedings against a supplier for resale price maintenance as a contravention of the First...more

Ward and Smith, P.A.

"But We Were Just Negotiating:" Understanding When A String Of Communications (Even Emails) May Establish a Binding Contract

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Techlaw: Parties negotiating the terms of a deal must understand when the negotiating stops and a binding contract has been created, even if there is only a string of emails....more

Woodruff Sawyer

SPAC Liquidations and Extensions Create D&O Insurance Riddles: Part 2

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For a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) that has not completed a business combination but is approaching its deadline for finding a suitable target, two questions loom large: do we extend or liquidate?...more

Proskauer - Law and the Workplace

D.C.’s New Restrictive Non-Compete Law Goes Into Effect October 1, 2022

This past July, the Council of the District of Columbia amended its statutory requirements for Universal Paid Leave through the Universal Paid Leave Emergency Amendment Act of 2022 (the “Act”). The amendments made to the D.C....more

Morgan Lewis

Eat Your Greens: FDA Proposes New Definition for ‘Healthy’ Packaged Food Claims

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The US Food and Drug Administration issued a proposed rule on September 29 setting forth new criteria for the labeling of food products with the nutrient content claim “healthy” intended to help consumers more easily navigate...more

Akerman LLP

Essentials for Your Hurricane Repair Construction Contract Toolbox

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In September of 2022, Hurricane Ian struck Florida with a force and onslaught of rain and flooding of biblical proportion that some say has not been seen in the last 1,000 years. Yet, once again, Floridians must pick up the...more

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Tips for Responding to a Notice of Construction Delay Arising From a Hurricane

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Hurricane Ian’s unprecedented size and strength is taking a major toll on the state of Florida and other areas in the southeast United States, which is likely to cause impacts to the construction industry. Akerman attorneys...more

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

DAOs in CFTC’s Enforcement Crosshairs

On September 22, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (“CFTC”) asserted its jurisdiction over a decentralized autonomous organization (“DAO”) and its founders, signaling for the industry that even an unincorporated...more

The Volkov Law Group

Criminal Division AAG Polite Reinforces New DOJ Corporate Enforcement Policy (Part IV of IV)

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The Justice Department is putting every business on notice — aggressive white collar criminal enforcement is here to stay. In a one-two punch, Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco announced a revised Corporate Enforcement...more

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

FRB Governor Bowman Speaks on Banking Competition

On September 28, Federal Reserve Board (“FRB”) Governor Michelle Bowman spoke to the Community Banking Research Conference regarding the landscape for banking competition. Governor Bowman noted, as many have, that it is past...more

Jones Day

Sanctions Risk and Preserving Distressed Assets in the United Kingdom

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In Short The Situation: As businesses continue to grapple with realising the value of business and assets which are potentially impacted by sanctions related to Russia's war in Ukraine, an English company recently utilised...more

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

The Week in Weed: September 2022 #4

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Welcome back to the Weed in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana....more

Ankura

[Webinar] The Key Fundamentals for Structuring Effective Joint Venture Transactions - October 5th, 7:00 am - 8:00 am PDT

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Joint venture deals have many complexities not found in a full acquisition – defining voting rights, governance structures, and operational roles just to name a few. In this webinar, we’ll focus on how companies can more...more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Founder Series: Top Tips to Follow to Protect Your Ideas

Orrick's Founder Series offers monthly top tips for UK startups on key considerations at each stage of their lifecycle, from incorporating a company through to possible exit strategies...more

Hogan Lovells

Mit Klauen und Zähnen? Der Referentenentwurf zur 11. GWB-Novelle ist da

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Anknüpfend an seine kürzlich veröffentlichte Pressemitteilung hat das Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Klimaschutz („BMWK“) diese Woche den Referentenentwurf des neuen „Wettbewerbsdurchsetzungsgesetzes“ veröffentlicht....more

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Treasury and Justice Department Reports Signal Tougher Enforcement and Regulation in the Digital Assets Sector

On September 16, 2022, the U.S. Department of the Treasury and Department of Justice released four much-anticipated reports on different aspects of cryptoasset regulation. They confirm the Biden administration’s broad but...more

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Avoiding Potential Pitfalls When Developing Alternative Supply Chains

Takeaways - With ongoing supply chain disruptions and uncertainty, companies continue to consider diversifying their sources for key supplies and inputs. Altering supply chains can bring new legal and regulatory risks,...more

Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

CFTC Asserts DAO Members Are Liable for Actions of the DAO

In a new development, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC or Commission) has charged that “voting members” of the Ooki DAO are liable for its violations of the Commodity Exchange Act (CEA) and CFTC regulations by...more

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Boards and M&A: Playing, and Winning, the Game of Regulatory Risk

Takeaways - With increasingly aggressive antitrust and foreign investment reviews, directors need to be fully informed about the risks of deals from the beginning of negotiations. Boards should insist that management and its...more

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

‘You Can’t Always Get What You Want’ – Exercising an Option

On March 21, 2022, the Court of Special Appeals of Maryland (the “Court”) decided in Peterbilt of Baltimore LLC v. Capitol Gateway Properties, LLC that provisions of an option to purchase (the “Option”) pursuant to the...more

The Volkov Law Group

DOJ’s Revised Corporate Enforcement Policy Expands on Previous Factors: History of Misconduct; Voluntary Self-Disclosure; and...

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The Lisa Monaco Memo is a new and important restatement of the Justice Department’s approach to corporate crime.  It is a worthy read and it sets out a number of new requirements and procedures for DOJ prosecutors...more

Akerman LLP - HR Defense

Top 10 Labor & Employment Issues in M&A Transactions

Your business is buying (or selling) a company – now what? Due diligence is an essential part of a successful merger or acquisition, and there are countless labor and employment issues that may come up during this process....more

Robinson+Cole Manufacturing Law Blog

Looking To Buy? Cross-Border M&A Trends For Manufacturers

There are a lot of manufacturers out in the market looking to buy. Many “strategic” buyers are taking advantage of healthy balance sheets that are bolstered by a lot of cash. A few weeks ago, I attended a presentation by an...more

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

The Great Debate: Do You Arbitrate Commercial Disputes?

In a civil case, is it wiser for a business to try to persuade the counterparty to agree from the outset to arbitration—or potentially to place it's very solvency in the unpredictable hands of a judge and jury? Originally...more

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FDA proposes updated criteria for "healthy" claims in labeling

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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued its proposed rule updating the definition of the implied nutrient content claim “healthy” for use in labeling. Under the proposal, to be considered healthy, a food would need...more

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