Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Last June, we wrote a Legal Update on Recent Developments in Securities Litigation: The "Event Driven" #MeToo Lawsuit.
The institution rate for post-grant challenges in current FY 2020 (Oct. 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019) stands at 55% compared to 63% in the previous fiscal year.
Remember California's SB 826, the board gender diversity mandate? That law requires each public company with principal executive offices located in California, no matter where they are incorporated, ...
Partner Kirk Nahra discusses why privacy law should become a standard part of the first-year law school curriculum in a recent article published in the George Mason University Law Review.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
As the BLS reported more strikes in 2019, employers going into bargaining in 2020 should really consider preparing for the possibility of a work stoppage.
In Civil Aviation Authority v R (on the application of Jet2 Ltd) 2020 EWCA Civ 35, the English Court of Appeal provided clear guidance on the position of Legal Advice Privilege and multiparty emails.
Arnold & Porter
The National Environmental Policy Act recently celebrat¬ed its semicentennial. Soon after, the administration proposed a major rework of its implement¬ing regulations.
Holland & Knight
The state of California is calling for more investments in microgrids1 for electric power resiliency.
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
The Supreme Court of California recently agreed to review the California Court of Appeal's decision in Ferra v. Loews Hollywood Hotel, LLC, 40 Cal. App. 5th 1239 (2019), as limited to the following question:
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
Given today's increased globalization in business, supply chains, and travel, there is no other option for employers but to prepare properly for the next pandemic.
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
On February 11, 2020, Judge Stanton of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York denied Dresser-Rand Company's motion for summary judgment in a suit to collect on a promissory note ...
Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.
A TTAB Administrative Trademark Judge once said to me that one can predict the outcome of a Section 2(d)...
Digitalization. Complex supply chains. Growing regulation and compliance. Conglomerates and industrials operate in an increasingly dynamic environment
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
Section 13 of the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 (the BHC Act) generally prohibits any insured depository institution (as defined in Section 3(c)
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Last week, a subset of the Democratic Senators and Representatives who previously led the introduction of the "Green New Deal" proposed legislation that, while a longshot...
As of January 1, 2020, many California employers operating in the hospitality, transportation, healthcare, and adult entertainment sectors have new obligations targeted at preventing human trafficking.
On February 7, 2020, and effective February 15, 2020, the USPTO issued a new examination guideline titled, Mandatory Electronic Filing and Specimen Requirements (Guide 1-20)...
Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A.
Though states continue to legalize the use and sale of marijuana for medicinal and recreational uses, under federal law, marijuana remains an illegal "Schedule 1" ...
Smith Gambrell & Russell LLP
If you own an IRA or are a participant in a qualified retirement plan, such as a 401(k), and if your retirement benefits are a factor...
Shearman & Sterling LLP
The Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac) announced on Wednesday