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By Natasha Kohne, Michelle Reed, Jo-Ellyn Sakowitz Klein, Diana Schaffner, Rachel Kurzweil, Mallory Jones
On May 29, 2019, Nevada's governor approved a new privacy law, Senate Bill 220 ("SB 220"). SB 220 amends existing state law that requires operators of websites and online services
By Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Law school can provide many hands-on opportunities for students to develop legal skills before they enter practice.
By Nnedinma Ifudu Nweke, Melissa Schwartz, Michael Adame, Wynn Segall, Dallas Woodrum, Andrew R. Schlossberg
On September 9, 2019, the Trump administration implemented additional U.S. sanctions on Cuba by restricting personal remittances to Cuba and eliminating authorization for U.S. banks
By Natasha Kohne, Jo-Ellyn Sakowitz Klein, Diana Schaffner, Daniel Graver, Mallory Jones
On September 4, 2019, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC or the "Commission") announced a settlement with YouTube and its parent Google
By Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
On August 29, 2019, The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) instituted cease-and-desist proceedings against California based Juniper Networks, Inc.
By Svetlana Pavlovic, Rachel J. Elsby, Rubén Muñoz
The Federal Circuit ruled that statutory disclaimer terminates the case or controversy between the parties in an infringement suit as to those claims
By Brooks J. Kenyon, Matthew Hartman, Rubén Muñoz
A Central District of California judge has clarified his prior ruling on summary judgment that estoppel under 35 U.S.C. § 315(e)(2) that applies to certain
By Seamus C. Duffy, Michael Stortz, Meredith Slawe, Julie Ann Busta
The California Consumer Privacy Act, set to become effective in January 2020, will introduce a powerful new set of rights for California
By Jason M. Daniel, Mereen Miran
On August 21, 2019, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) voted 3 to 2 to adopt new interpretive guidance (the "Voting Interpretation") applicable to investment advisers regarding their
By Michael McTigue Jr., Meredith Slawe, Michael Stortz, Marshall L. Baker, Julie Ann Busta
In Salcedo v. Hanna, the court found that a single text message sent in alleged violation of the TCPA does not result in concrete injury required by Article III.
By Kevin Wolf, Robert Monjay
On August 30, DDTC published a final rule that removes many of the radars used in civil automotive and unpiloted aerial vehicles from the USML.
By David H. Quigley, Stacey H. Mitchell, John B. Lyman, Bryan Williamson
Last week, final rules from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Marine Fisheries Service impacting key components of the Endangered Species Act were published in the Federal Register.
By Stuart Sinclair, Sophie Donnithorne-Tait, Serena Lee
The Upper Tribunal (UT) has found that amounts paid by Hargreaves Lansdown (HL) (an investment platform service provider) to its customers, which represented rebates received from investment fund managers, were "annual...
By Scott Johnson, Shawn Whites
On August 27, 2019, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or the "Commission") issued a final rule revising its
By Jason Weil, Charles Everingham IV
For nearly two decades, the Eastern District of Texas has been a hotbed of patent litigation. Even after the Supreme Court's 2017 TC Heartland decision narrowed a plaintiff's venue options
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