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Wendel, Rosen, Black & Dean LLP

Governor Signs Permit Extension Bill Extending Permit Deadlines to One Year

It’s like that feeling you got when your teacher said you have another week to complete your group project. On September 21, 2018, Governor Brown signed AB 2913, which, for the first time, provides a uniform 12-month...more

Shutts & Bowen LLP

Can The Manager of a Florida LLC Represent the Corporation in Litigation?

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If she or he is not a lawyer, no. David Boggs, LLC and Mac Mar, LLC sued Matthew Soltis and his company My Affordable Roof, LLC for trademark infringement concerning the mark “MY AFFORDABLE ROOF.” Soltis appears to have...more

Bowditch & Dewey

Governor Baker Extends the Brownfields Tax Credit Program Until 2023

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The Brownfields Tax Credit program was due to expire on August 5, 2018. However, on May 31, 2018, Governor Baker signed the Housing Bond Bill, H4536, which, among other things, extended the Brownfields Tax Credit program for...more

Perkins Coie

Governor Signs Bill Extending the Life of Building Permits to One Year

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Governor Brown has signed AB 2913 (Wood), which amends current law to extend the duration of building permits from six months to one year. Under current law, a building permit is subject to the state Building Standards Code...more

CloudNine

Plaintiffs Granted Discovery Extension Due to Defendant’s TAR Review Glitch: eDiscovery Case Law

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In the case In Re Domestic Airline Travel Antitrust Litigation, MDL Docket No. 2656, Misc. No. 15-1404 (CKK), (D.D.C. Sept. 13, 2018), District of Columbia District Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly granted the Plaintiffs’ Motion...more

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Concurrent Delay – Is the English Court of Appeal's Clarification Conclusive?

• The Court of Appeal has held that a clause denying an extension of time to a Contractor if there is concurrent delay is enforceable and is not contrary to the so-called “prevention principle.” • The Court of Appeal...more

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

The Significance to Businesses of the California Legislature’s Last-Minute Revisions to the 2018 California Consumer Privacy Act

• The California Legislature passed SB 1121 to revise certain sections of the CCPA – the nation’s strictest privacy protection statute which provides Californians with a right to learn what personal information certain...more

Holland & Knight LLP

EPA Extends Deadline for PFAS Comments to September 28, 2018

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In the wake of the PFAS National Leadership Summit convened by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on May 22-23, 2018, EPA opened a public docket to solicit comments on per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), a...more

Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart,...

USCIS Expands Premium Processing Suspension for H-1B Petitions

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced the extension of its suspension of premium processing for all H-1B cases subject to the annual quota (also known as “cap cases”) for fiscal year 2019. The suspension...more

Bracewell LLP

Does the Prevention doctrine thwart contractually allocated Concurrent Delay risk? The English Court of Appeal says not

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Energy sector participants will be familiar with the law of physics that states energy is neither created nor destroyed but can be converted from one form into another. Fossil fuels in the ground contain chemical energy and...more

White & Case LLP

Prevention principle will not override agreed contract terms on concurrent delay

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In the recent case of North Midland Building Limited v Cyden Homes Limited the Court of Appeal of England and Wales upheld a contract term stipulating that a contractor was not entitled to an extension of time in the event of...more

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP

Trademark Licenses . . . Again (Update No. 3)

Our July 13 post stated that the deadline for the respondent in Mission Product Holdings, Inc. v. Tempnology, LLC, 879 F.3d 389 (1st Cir. 2018), petition for cert. filed, No. 17-1657 (June 11, 2018), to submit a reply to the...more

Downey Brand LLP

No Long-Term Reauthorization Yet; NFIP Extended Through November 30, 2018

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In a last minute move to avert a mini-financial disaster, yesterday the Senate passed, and the president signed, a bill to extend the NFIP until November 30, 2018. The House had previously passed a companion bill....more

Whitman Legal Solutions, LLC

Donations to Support the Arts and EB-5 Investments to Create US Jobs

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) oversees a program, known as the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program (EB-5 Program), which encourages foreign entrepreneurs to invest in commercial enterprise in the...more

White & Case LLP

For your (attorney’s) eyes only: Singapore court considers protective disclosure orders (and more)

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Decision: China Machine New Energy Corp v Jaguar Energy Guatemala LLC and another [2018] SGHC 101 - Singapore's High Court has upheld an award in an arbitration involving an 'attorney-eyes only' disclosure order. The court...more

White & Case LLP

How confidential is a SAR?

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The Criminal Finances Act 2017 ("CFA") extended the time available to UK law enforcement to act on any suspicious activity report ("SAR") following a refusal of consent to proceed with a transaction. In reality this means...more

Butler Weihmuller Katz Craig LLP

This offer expires in 30 days! No automatic extensions says high court.

The time to respond to a proposal for settlement can no longer be tolled by filing a motion to enlarge the time to respond, says the Florida Supreme Court in Koppel v. Ochoa, No. SC16-1474 (Fla. May 17, 2018), disapproved the...more

McNair Law Firm, P.A.

IRS Computer Problems Give Taxpayers Extra Day to File 2017 Tax Returns and to Pay Taxes

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The IRS announced on April 17, 2018 that, due to IRS computer problems, all taxpayers are being given an extra day to file their 2017 tax returns and to pay any taxes owed (see IR-2018-100, April 17, 2018). The IRS apparently...more

Dechert LLP

Financial Services Quarterly Report - First Quarter 2018: SEC Liquidity Rule Guidance and Rulemaking – A More Flexible Approach

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Adopted by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in 2016, Rule 22e-4 under the Investment Company Act of 1940 (Liquidity Rule) has presented the fund industry with thorny interpretive questions and compliance...more

Weiner Brodsky Kider PC

CFPB Extends Commentary Periods for Three RFIs

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The CFPB’s Requests for Information (RFIs) regarding Civil Investigative Demands and Associated Processes published on January 26, 2018, required commentary to be received on or before March 27, 2018. That commentary period...more

Bilzin Sumberg

EB-5 Program Extension Allows Developers More Time to Obtain Financing

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Last week H.R.1625 – Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018 was enacted. The Act includes a continuation of funding, until September 30, 2018, for the EB-5 Regional Center Program. ...more

Ballard Spahr LLP

CFPB extending comment due dates on enforcement-related RFIs

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The CFPB is scheduled to publish notices in tomorrow’s Federal Register that it is extending by 30 days the due dates for comments on its first three requests for information....more

Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart,...

USCIS to Permit Reregistration for Syrians With TPS

On March 5, 2018, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) published an announcement in the Federal Register stating that it will permit current Syrian beneficiaries of temporary protected status (TPS) to...more

Downey Brand LLP

National Waterways Conference Requests More Time on Draft 408 Policy

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The National Waterways Conference has submitted a letter in response to the notice published in the Federal Register on February 5, 2018, seeking comment on the draft Engineering Circular (EC) on 408 permissions. According...more

Holland & Knight LLP

Florida State of Emergency for Zika Virus Has Terminated - Deadline for Extension of Development Permits Nears

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After the issuance of various extensions, the Zika virus state of emergency declared by Florida Gov. Rick Scott has terminated after the governor did not renew the Executive Order. However, holders of certain development...more

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