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Cooley LLP
When Gary Gensler was rumored to be the nominee for SEC Chair, Reuters reported that, in light of his "reputation as a hard-nosed operator willing to stand up to powerful Wall Street interests"—notwithstanding his former life as an investment banker—
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
The SEC Division of Examinations 2021 examination priorities include an enhanced focus on climate and environmental, social and governance related risks, conflicts of interest for brokers and investment advisers, and ...
Mayer Brown
For companies not based in California, a determination that they are "doing business" in California, even without a physical presence, can trigger registration, reporting and tax obligations.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
More aggressive enforcement actions and increased regulatory activities under the Biden Administration are here.
Mayer Brown
As stewards of the corporation and fiduciaries of its shareholders, directors are primarily responsible for overseeing the company's business and affairs. In exercising these responsibilities,...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Special Purpose Acquisition Companies ("SPACs") played a critical role in U.S. capital market growth in 2020.
Dickinson Wright PLLC
This webinar will explain the basics of captive insurance, including the types of captives, the insurance risks that captives can write, and the benefits that captives provide to businesses.
Proskauer Rose LLP
As Texas and other southern states thaw from a frigid winter storm, companies doing business in these states should assess and take steps to minimize the risk of a price gouging claims.
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
The Federal Trade Commission announced that it reached a settlement with promotional products company Gennex Media, resolving allegations that the company made false, misleading...
Cooley LLP
Special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs) are on the rise. A SPAC is a publicly traded shell company with no underlying operating business that seeks to merge with a target operating company.
Mayer Brown
The Delaware Supreme Court, sitting en banc, unanimously held that a trial court committed reversible error by instructing a jury that a seller of a business could be liable for fraud through...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
The Federal Circuit handed a substantial victory to Bitmanagement Software GMBH last week, finding the U.S. Navy had infringed the company's copyright by installing its three-dimensional...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Technology was among the saving graces of 2020, whether the sector's performance in equities or M&A. This year could see even more of the same, at least in regard to tech company acquisitions.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
On January 29, 2021, Vice Chancellor Laster of the Delaware Court of Chancery refused to dismiss a shareholder class action stemming from the 2019, $2.2 billion sale of Presidio, Inc....
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
Nary a day goes by when we do not get an inquiry about SPACs.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Seyfarth Synopsis: Special Purpose Acquisition Company ("SPAC") transactions have dramatically increased since the start of 2020, bringing with them risk of securities litigation.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
The SEC Office of Investor Education and Advocacy ("OIEA") offered investors a primer on environmental, social and governance ("ESG") funds.
Bertram LLP
Employers have relied for decades on non-compete and no-poach agreements to try to prevent former employees from misusing trade secrets and disrupting client relationships.
Cooley LLP
It's not just mandatory climate disclosure that's on the agenda for Acting SEC Chair Allison Lee. Last week, as reported by Reuters, in remarks to a forum for securities industry professionals...
Proskauer Rose LLP
Private funds frequently negotiate for special rights when making an investment in a portfolio company, such as the right to appoint one or more board directors, voting rights, and liquidation preferences.
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