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April 4, 2017

What the Defend Trade Secrets Act Means for You

What the Defend Trade Secrets Act Means for You On May 11, President Obama signed the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 (DTSA), which received rare support across party lines, passing Congress unanimously in the Senate and by a vote of 410-2 in the House of Representatives. Overview – Currently, trade secrets are protected at […]

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March 27, 2017

When Do You Need Acquired Business Financials in a Prospectus?

When Do You Need Acquired Business Financials in a Prospectus? General Rule: Your prospectus must include (or incorporate by reference) financial statements for a significant acquisition of a business that has closed 75 days or more before the offering. Significant means above 20% on any of the three tests described below. For probable acquisitions above […]

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March 20, 2017

Antitrust Matters – February 2014

Antitrust Matters – February 2014 Dearest Reader, Welcome to the first issue of our global competition law newsletter, “Antitrust Matters”. It covers antitrust developments from around the world! Antitrust matters indeed. Legally, financially, economically, politically, intellectually. Antitrust emerged as a policy in the late 1800s, when the American post reconstruction economy underwent industrialization. Railway corporations […]

Opinions
March 18, 2017

February Environmental Law Solutions Month in Review

February Environmental Law Solutions Month in Review Environmental Law Solutions Blog provides the most up the minute observations, tips, and news related to environmental issues.  Download PDF Recent Blog Posts A More Pragmatic Approach to Cleaning Up Hazardous Waste Facilities EPA is attempting to expedite cleanup at thousands of hazardous waste sites across the United […]

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March 12, 2017

Financial Institutions in Poland Under Great Pressure of the Antitrust Authorities – Is There Help Available?

Financial Institutions in Poland Under Great Pressure of the Antitrust Authorities – Is There Help Available? Lack of Response to the High Swiss Franc May Finish Off Financial Institutions in Poland Commercial banks in Poland fell under detailed scrutiny of Polish antitrust authority after some of them refused to cut interest rates on mortgage loans […]

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March 11, 2017

Neues zur Arbeitsbescheinigung

Neues zur Arbeitsbescheinigung Bisher musste der Arbeitgeber bei jeder Beendigung des Arbeitsverhältnisses eine Arbeitsbescheinigung ausstellen, die alle notwendigen Angaben für die Gewährung von Arbeitslosengeld enthielt. Tatsächlich beantragt aber weit weniger als die Hälfte der Arbeitnehmer, deren Beschäftigungsverhältnis endet, Arbeitslosengeld. In der Mehrzahl der Fälle ist die Ausstellung der Arbeitsbescheinigung damit gar nicht notwendig, sondern verursacht […]

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March 11, 2017

Class action filed against UCLA following data breach

Class action filed against UCLA following data breach We previously reported that UCLA suffered a data breach affecting 4.5 million patients. Days following the announcement of the breach, plaintiffs filed a proposed class action lawsuit against UCLA, alleging that UCLA should have seen the attack coming and that they “knew or should have known of […]

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March 9, 2017

Bribery and the Classroom (not in the Classroom)

Bribery and the Classroom (not in the Classroom)  “Mr. Bistrong, in the complaint it was alleged that you were a conspirator in bribing foreign officials in multiple countries, such as Nigeria, the UK, and the Netherlands, as well as bribing UN officials. Were there instances in which you had opportunities to bribe other officials in other countries? If so, why […]

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