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A nearly century-old shipping regulation is hampering Puerto Rico's economic and physical recovery in the wake of Hurricane Maria last year, and Congress should..
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James Sammataro, co-head of the firm's Media + Entertainment Practice, spoke with Bloomberg Law about the recent complaint filed in Los Angeles
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There have been a number of significant recent estate planning developments which clients should consider taking advantage of in 2020.
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In Retirement Plans Committee of IBM v. Jander, the Supreme Court, in a unanimous opinion, clarified the its opinion in Fifth Third Bancorp v. Dudenhoeffer,
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This proposed regulatory change will undoubtedly have a wide-ranging impact on financial markets nationwide.
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The fraternity of state Attorneys General will be getting two new members in 2020. In November 2019, Kentucky elected Daniel
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We were going back through some old cases the other day and came across a gem from our hometown court right here in in San Francisco.
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The Situation: Despite the ongoing evolution of cybersecurity technology and services, patients' health information and other confidential data remain vulnerable..
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On December 31, 2019, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued two final guidance documents to assist industry with compliance with the agency's..
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In the past several years, the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Vegas has become a hot ticket to see futuristic cars and automotive technology.
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We have blogged previously about the U.S. Department of Labor's (DOL) annual adjustments to the maximum civil penalty dollar amounts for OSHA violations.
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The USPTO refused registration of the mark GEL-SHOTZ in the stylized form immediately below, for "flavored and sweetened gelatins,"
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On January 14, 2020, in a 9-0 ruling, the United States Supreme Court held that a creditor's failure to appeal a stay relief denial within 14 days of the order's..
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We noted earlier the Supreme Court's review of the Third Circuit's decision in Rotkiske v. Klemm regarding the statute of limitations for claims under the Fair..
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Right on the heels of its Final Rule on Overtime, the DOL just issued its Final Rule on Joint Employer Status. What does that mean for you, Average Joe Employer?..
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The City of Pittsburgh has announced that its Paid Sick Days Act will become effective on March 15, 2020.
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Presumably, the bad guys know how to do this anyways, and the issues raised will focus the good guys on the risks.
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The report is intended to be public, but the regulators could choose to include a classified annex.
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Additionally, the Committee requested data on the current and historical demographics of advisory committees.
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Seyfarth's Workplace Class Action Report was featured in a January 14 story from the Cook County Record,
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Federal and state legislatures aimed to bring more scrutiny to cosmetics in 2019 by considering measures that would regulate ingredients, limit research methods..
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The 116th Congress has officially reached the halfway point as members return this month after a productive December.
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In this episode, Nathaniel Lacktman, Chair of Foley & Lardner's national Telemedicine & Digital Health Industry Team, sits down with West Health Institute's..
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On January 10, 2020, the Department of Justice (DOJ) and Federal Trade Commission (FTC) jointly released for public comment draft Vertical Merger Guidelines.
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On January 13, 2020, the U.S. Department of the Treasury ("Treasury") issued final regulations (the "Final Regulations") implementing certain provisions of the..
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In late December, Congress passed and President Donald Trump signed into law the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act
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On January 6, 2020, the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development (the "Department") issued long-awaited regulations regarding enforcement of New..
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Following months of political maneuvering, including a gubernatorial veto, Connecticut has enacted compromise legislation that attempts to clarify how..
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Since late December 2019, a series of earthquakes and aftershocks have struck the southwest region of Puerto Rico, causing many structures to collapse or to..
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Previously we introduced you to the FCPA and provided updates about the positive international trends in anti-corruption legislation; efforts to punish and deter..
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U.S. District Judge Kimberly Mueller, in Sacramento on December 30, 2019, issued a temporary restraining order (TRO) blocking the state of California from
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WIPO centralizes intellectual property offices' closed dates that are furnished by the respective office. A link can be found
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Jessie Lord obtained workers' compensation for its own employees through Travelers Property Casualty Company of America.
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After a slow start to the year, global efforts to regulate artificial intelligence technologies ("AI") have gained real momentum. The 116th U.S. Congress saw a..
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Emphasizing that "the appealed claims represent a non-abstract improvement in the functionality of an existing technological process and not simply an abstract..
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On January 7, 2019, the Securities and Exchange Commission's Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) announced its 2020 examination priorities.
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With the U.S. Supreme Court recognition of same-sex marriage back in 2015 and increasing EEOC scrutiny regarding employers' pregnancy accommodation policies and..
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The first communication between two computers occurred on October 29, 1969.
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On January 12, 2020, the Department of Labor issued a final rule updating its interpretation of "joint employer" status under the Fair Labor Standards Act..
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Raising the stakes even higher, the appeal will also determine whether the proper remedy for an unconstitutional restriction on speech that contains..
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On January 6, 2020, the US Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) published an interim final rule amending the Export Administration..
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U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently announced that it would begin accepting electronic registrations for H-1B candidates subject
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On January 13, 2020, the U.S. Department of the Treasury issued two final rules for the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS)
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As we do each year, we offer our observations on new developments and recommended practices to consider in preparing the Annual Report on Form 10‑K.
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Defending Unfair Trade Practices Act And Unfair Insurance Practices Act Claims.
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With almost three years behind President Donald Trump to launch, negotiate, and complete his most ambitious trade initiatives, 2020 may come to be seen as the..
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Pryor Cashman's nationally-recognized Corporate Group closed out an active 2019 for its clients.
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In 2019, the California legislature passed, and Governor Newsom approved, new legislation impacting the development industry.
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On December 9, 2019, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York ruled that, as a matter of law, directors
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