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Closing opinions are a fixture of many financial transactions, both US and cross border. They expose the lawyers who give them to enormous potential liability, and law firms have instituted a range of procedures to assure the opinions they give are correct and are prepared with the requisite care.
Once an environmental lawyer, I recognized the many similarities between environmental and privacy law, and found myself drawn toward the complex regulatory issues that companies face in managing data and keeping it safe. Developing a cutting-edge privacy and cybersecurity practice has been an exciting and rewarding experience.”
I have devoted my academic career to securities regulation because of my belief that the full disclosure system represents a third way of supervising markets – neither as intrusive as agencies that regulate prices and entry nor subject to the volatility of a totally unregulated system.
Providing training for Fortune 500 companies gave me the opportunity to better understand the issues employers face dealing with the many state and federal requirements that apply to all types of wage attachments at both the federal and state level. Exposure to these documents and laws was the basis for determining what types of information is most beneficial to the payroll community.
It is more satisfying to help a company do the right thing in the first place than it is to clean up their mess after they screw up.
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Latest Impact of Trump Administration on Government Contracts
Download “Latest Impact of Trump Administration on Government Contracts,” by Aaron Broaddus, J.D. for an overview of the changes Trump’s administration has implemented since President Trump was sworn into office. Plus, the potential targets for future actions that would impact government contracting.
House-passed GOP health care bill completes first leg of rocky journey to repeal, replace ACA
Download our white paper, “House-passed GOP health care bill completes first leg of rocky journey to repeal, replace ACA” to learn more about the impact of the American Health Care Act (AHCA) (H.R. 1628) on employer-based health plans.
Complimentary Reimbursement Strategy Resources
Download “Simply Unpredictable: Healthcare under the Trump Administration and 115th Congress” for an understanding of potential impacts on healthcare and life sciences from impending legal and regulatory change, and “Life Science Reimbursement Strategy Trends” for an overview of the impact of change to medical product reimbursement.
‘Day of rest’ claim fails for Nordstrom employees who didn’t work more than six consecutive days in workweek
By Kathleen Kapusta, J.D. Because neither plaintiff—former employees of Nordstrom in California—showed they worked more than six consecutive days in any one Nordstrom workweek, their individual claims
Question on whether employer had constructive notice of client’s harassment revives claim
By Kathleen Kapusta, J.D. Reviving in part the federal and state law sexual harassment claims of an employee whose alleged harasser worked for her employer’s client, the Seventh Circuit found a fact q
Injunction denied to software company alleging copyright infringement, misappropriation of trade secrets
CSS Inc. was not entitled to a preliminary injunction against a former employee that allegedly infringed three of the company’s software copyrights and misappropriated its trade secrets, the fed...
PTAB’s invalidation of lubricant patent claims vacated due to inconsistent reasoning
A Patent Trial and Appeal Board decision affirming an inter partes reexamination that invalidated, on obviousness grounds, 55 claims of a patent directed to a lubricant used in air condition...
The Importance of Reporting for General Counsel
As General Counsel, the CEO and CFO look to you to provide up-to-date, accurate information on a wide variety of legal matters to inform strategic business decisions. But with contracts, claims and company information stored on different hard drives and emails, General Counsel can struggle to transform data into accurate, valuable reports. Here's how many General Counsel have overcome these issues.
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