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Election Ballot Verification – A Patent Subject Matter Eligibility Analysis

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In light of recent events, technologies directed toward verifying voter ballots may sound like attractive investment opportunities. However, potential investors often seek to ensure a technology is protected by one or more...more

Ballard Spahr LLP

Governing With a 50/50 Senate

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Since the results of the Senate races in the Georgia special election became clear this week, we have been fielding questions from clients about how the Senate will organize itself with 50 Democrats and 50 Republicans....more

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Dentons Flashpoint - January 8, 2021

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In This Edition: US Congressional Democrats called on VP Pence to invoke the 25th amendment to remove the president from office. Europe had its hottest year ever recorded in 2020 due to climate change. Brazil’s Butantan...more

Baker Donelson

Welcome to the 117th Congress

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After a remarkably challenging election season, and the unprecedented assault on the U.S. Capitol this week, the electoral college votes have been certified for the presidential election. As was underscored during that...more

Hogan Lovells

Coronavirus: The Hill and the Headlines, January 2021 # 3

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In the Capitol: The U.S. Capitol was engulfed in chaos on Wednesday, as supporters of President Trump, responding to his call to head there, breached the complex, resulting in violence in the seat of America's federal...more

Allen Matkins

How A Sack Of Flour Healed A Divided Electorate

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In 1864, the voters of Austin, Nevada were almost evenly divided between supporters of the Union (Republicans) and advocates for an immediate peace treaty with the Confederacy (Copperheads).  Two eminent citizens bet on the...more

Coblentz Patch Duffy & Bass

What's at Stake for California Employers in the Georgia Runoff Elections?

Why should California employers care about another state’s Senate runoff race? Here’s why they should care: The Protecting the Right to Organize Act (PRO Act)....more

McGuireWoods Consulting

North Carolina General Assembly Week in Review - December 2020 #3

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This week, North Carolina received its first shipment of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine. Tuesday, during his weekly COVID-19 press conference, Governor Roy Cooper announced that the vaccine was distributed to 42 hospitals across...more

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Georgia 2021 Legislative Preview

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Members of the Georgia General Assembly will convene on Monday, January 11, 2021 to commence the first year of the two-year biennial session. Members of the legislature will welcome 10 new senators and 26 new representatives...more

Fox Rothschild LLP

Big Transitions On The Horizon For North Carolina’s Appellate Courts

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Over the weekend, the last undecided race for North Carolina’s appellate courts was resolved when Chief Justice Cheri Beasley conceded the race to Senior Associate—and Chief Justice-Elect—Paul Newby. The race was...more

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Dentons Flashpoint - December 11, 2020

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In This Edition: ECB announces new stimulus as the EU settles dispute over its €1.8 trillion budget. Morocco will normalize relations with Israel as the US shifts its Western Sahara policy. Sanofi and GSK delay vaccine launch...more

McGuireWoods Consulting

South Carolina State House Update

Members of the House of Representatives gathered in Columbia this week to elect leadership, receive committee assignments, and organize for the 2021-22 legislative session. House Speaker Jay Lucas (R-Darlington) was...more

Troutman Pepper

State Attorneys General and the Upcoming Biden Administration

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While much of the nation focused on the presidential contest between Donald Trump and Joe Biden, voters in 10 states also witnessed attorney general races. The Democrats saw all five of their incumbent candidates win...more

Nossaman LLP

Compliance Notes - Vol. 1, Issue 31

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Welcome to Compliance Notes from Nossaman’s Government Relations & Regulation Group – a periodic digest of the headlines, statutory and regulatory changes and court cases involving campaign finance, lobbying compliance,...more

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North Carolina General Assembly Week in Review - November 2020 #3

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This week, Governor Roy Cooper announced a new COVID-19 county alert system during his weekly press conference addressing the states' progress through the pandemic. The system will show the spread of COVID-19 at a county...more

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Voters Legalize Marijuana, Employers Ask Questions

Earlier this month, voters in five states took to the ballot box and legalized some form of marijuana use. Polls show that two-thirds of Americans now favor marijuana legalization, and 59% said it should be legal for both...more

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

California Election 2020 Results - Updated

As the nation awaits the final formal actions necessary to certify the results of the 2020 presidential election, California is finalizing the vote count following a turnout now estimated at 80% of the state’s 22 million...more

Burns & Levinson LLP

In Case You Missed It: Election Day’s Green Wave

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If the 2020 elections taught us anything about the burgeoning cannabis industry, it is that more Americans believe cannabis should be legalized now than ever before. A recent Gallup poll, released on November 9th, found that...more

Dentons

Cannabis Client Alert - Week of November 16, 2020

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In this week’s edition: US Senate’s likely next Banking Committee Chair “sympathetic” to need for cannabis banking legislation, New Jersey legislators struggle to decide tax, revenue provisions to implement voter-approved...more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

The Results Are In – California State and Local Tax Ballot Measures

On November 3, 2020, California voters decided a number of state and local tax-related ballot measures. The most significant tax increase, the property tax “split roll” initiative, and some other local tax increases were...more

Morris James LLP

After the Election a Step to the Left for the 151st General Assembly, and A Foot in the DC Door

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On Saturday, November 7, Delaware’s Frawley Stadium in Wilmington became the most famous parking lot in the world as President-Elect Joe Biden delivered his victory speech, together with Vice-President-Elect, Kamala Harris....more

Allen Matkins

California Voters Narrowly Reject Split-Roll Initiative, but Approve Changes to Property Tax Exemptions; San Francisco Voters...

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On November 3, 2020, voters across the State of California were asked to consider various state and local ballot measures. The hardest fought campaign, Proposition 15, asked voters whether to rescind property-tax rules...more

Foley Hoag LLP - Privacy & Data Security

Here Comes a New California Privacy Law! A Preliminary Look at the CPRA.

California voters on Election Day passed the California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA), an update and partial overhaul to the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), the landmark 2018 privacy law. The new CPRA strengthens existing...more

Greenberg Glusker LLP

Californians Reject Prop. 15

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While national attention over the past week has been focused on the outcome of the presidential election, Californians have also had their eyes on the fate of a number of propositions that made their way onto the November 3...more

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2020 U.S. Election Results

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Presidential Race Results - The information in this presentation is based on the latest publicly available data and is subject to change. Last updated November 11, 2020....more

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