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FTC Puts Businesses on Notice (Again) About Fake Reviews and Other Misleading Endorsements

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The Federal Trade Commission sounds like a broken record. We have repeatedly written about the trouble misleading endorsements and testimonials can cause. Endorsements, testimonials, and social media influencers currently sit...more

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UK Financial Conduct Authority publishes its final policy statement setting out its final rules for the Investment Firms...

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On 26 November 2021, the UK Financial Conduct Authority (“FCA”) published its third policy statement (PS21/17) setting out its final rules to introduce its Investment Firms Prudential Regime (“IFPR”). ...more

K&L Gates LLP

Fashion Law Update - November 2021

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In this edition of Fashion Law, we look at the trends, emerging and evolving, within the retail, luxury goods and fashion sectors post COVID-19 around the world. In this edition, we focus on a few themes which include: ...more

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Legal Protection for the Software Arts — Part 6

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Due to the size and complexity of computer code, the software is usually created by a team of programmers. Consequently, to fully own software one must first make sure that each of the developers has relinquished any...more

Butler Weihmuller Katz Craig LLP

Appellate Court Holds Entitlement to Fees and Costs Award Under Section 768.79 Does Not Require Defendant’s Settlement Offer...

Few things play a more sizable factor in litigation than attorney’s fees. They incentivize suing as much as they do settling. The prospect of liability for the other side’s fees is a long shadow cast by every case, whether it...more

Hogan Lovells

From “no-poach” to non-competes: US antitrust enforcement in labor markets continues to evolve

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The Covid-19 pandemic has caused upheaval across labor markets and resulted in what some have termed the “Great Resignation.” In the midst of these challenging labor market conditions, employers should be aware that the U.S....more

Arent Fox

10 Minutes for Small Firms and Nonprofits to Better Manage Contracts

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In this podcast, Brian Schneider and Megan Daily discuss frequently asked questions from small businesses and nonprofits about contract management. During this 10-minute podcast, Brian and Megan cover: Do you always need a...more

Dentons

L’Autorità di concorrenza greca avvia un’istruttoria nella filiera alimentare

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Il 9 settembre 2021, i funzionari dell’Autorità di concorrenza greca (“HCC”) hanno svolto ispezioni a sorpresa presso le sedi di diverse società attive nella fornitura e vendita al dettaglio di prodotti ai supermercati...more

Woods Rogers PLC

Questions About Tort and Contract Claims in the Cybersecurity Context Left Unsettled

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Supreme Court of Virginia Declines Certified Questions from Federal Court in In re: Capital One Consumer Data Security Breach Litigation - The lawsuit In re: Capital One Consumer Data Security Breach Litigation, has...more

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Recent Trade Policy Review of Mauritius

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The fifth Trade Policy Review of Mauritius was held at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) in Geneva on 9 and 11 November 2021, where the country’s trade policies, practices and developments were examined following its...more

Michael Volkov

Boeing Settles Shareholder Litigation and Agrees to Reforms (Part IV of IV)

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The crushing aftermath of the tragic 737 MAX scandal is disturbing at the least.  Innocent lives were lost because of Boeing’s culture misfires, poor leadership at the management and board level, and an arrogant disregard for...more

Dentons

Eventuali profili di responsabilità del supermercato per danni subiti da un cliente a causa della caduta di un oggetto da uno...

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In passato, la giurisprudenza è stata ferma e precisa nell’esprimersi nel caso in cui un cliente, che sia all’interno dei locali di un supermercato, si trovi a cadere all’interno dello stesso con danni conseguenti....more

Allen & Overy LLP

2021/2022 – Another eventful year for Thai competition law

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While the ongoing global pandemic has had a temporary braking effect on some business sectors and international travel, Thai competition law has continued to develop at pace in an attempt to catch up with the evolving global...more

Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

Food Industry Litigation and Regulatory Highlights, October 2021

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Welcome back from the annual food coma known as Thanksgiving dinner. If you’re still dreaming of cranberries, stuffing, and pumpkin pie, continue the gastronomic journey with our monthly wrap up of what’s been going on in...more

Allen & Overy LLP

New Federal Law By Decree No.32 of 2021 on Commercial Companies

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Introduced yesterday, The New Companies Law brings a number of amendments, most notable of which is the introduction of special purpose acquisition companies and special purpose vehicles. Please see full Publication below...more

Cooley LLP

SEC staff issues SAB No. 120 regarding “spring-loaded” awards to executives

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Yesterday, the staff of the SEC’s Office of the Chief Accountant and Corp Fin released Staff Accounting Bulletin No. 120, which provides guidance about proper recognition and disclosure of compensation cost for...more

Allen & Overy LLP

The sun never sets on English law governed debt: reviewing the Re Prosafe SE decision

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The recent decision in Re Prosafe SE pits the principle of freedom of contract against the increasingly popular modified universalism in the cross-border restructuring and insolvency space. Please see full Publication...more

Dentons

Risoluzione e rinegoziazione del contratto di locazione per anomalie sulla dimensione materiale dell'immobile

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Giunti ormai a quasi due anni dall’inizio della pandemia da Covid-19, la giurisprudenza continua a pronunciarsi su tematiche contrattuali sorte principalmente a causa delle difficoltà economiche legate all’esercizio di...more

Dechert LLP

New Chinese Anti-Bribery Guideline Calls for Blacklisting and Expulsion of Foreign Companies That Pay Bribes in China

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Introduction - China’s top anti-corruption watchdogs recently released a new anti-bribery Guideline designed to focus on multi-national corporations and individuals that pay bribes in China, as opposed to bribe recipients,...more

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Buying & Selling NFTs: Navigating the Legal Landscape

The purchaser buys the token, not the asset. As noted in our previous post, Understanding NFTs, when you buy a NFT, you are buying the token, but you may not necessarily be buying the underlying digital asset....more

McGlinchey Stafford

Do I Have To File A Claim To Foreclose On A Deceased Borrower’s Mortgage? - The Bullet Point: A Commercial Law Bulletin

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Ohio- Insurance coverage for data breach- Emoi Servs., LLC v. Owners Ins. Co., 2d Dist. Montgomery No. 29128, 2021-Ohio-3942 In this appeal, the Second Appellate District reversed and remanded the trial court’s...more

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Online Travel Update: Expedia Partner Solutions offers carbon neutral hotel stays; traditional offline travel management companies...

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For those of you celebrating Thanksgiving this week, happy holidays. This week’s Update features a wide variety of stories, including PhocusWire’s annual list of the 25 hot travel startups. Enjoy....more

Stinson - Corporate & Securities Law Blog

Proposed CFIUS Rules Would Delay Determination with Respect to Excepted Foreign States

The “excepted foreign state” definition in the CFIUS rules operates together with other relevant terms to exclude from CFIUS’s jurisdiction covered investments by certain foreign persons who meet certain criteria establishing...more

Allen & Overy LLP

Antitrust in focus - November 2021

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This newsletter is a summary of the antitrust developments we think are most interesting to your business. Hugh Hollman, partner currently based in Washington, D.C., is our editor this month (learn more about Hugh in our Q&A...more

Morgan Lewis - Tech & Sourcing

Software Resale in the UK and EU: Commercial Agency Considerations

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has held in Case C-410/19 The Software Incubator Ltd v Computer Associates (UK) Ltd that the supply of software by electronic means, where accompanied by the grant of a...more

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