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July 29, 2017

A Few Days Ahead: 5 Items to Watch around the Economic Calendar

Investing.com – Key U.S. economic data within the week ahead could provide further evidence when the world’s largest economy is powerful enough to resist an interest rate hike as soon as the following month, using the Empire Condition and Philly Given manufacturing surveys in focus. Meanwhile, China would be to release industrial production data among […]

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May 11, 2017

Healthcare Privacy – 2013 Year in Review

Healthcare Privacy – 2013 Year in Review On January 25, 2013, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) published the long-awaited HIPAA Omnibus Final Rule (Final Rule), which includes the most sweeping changes to HIPAA since the Privacy and Security Rules were released. Under the Final Rule, business […]

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May 9, 2017

IP Dispute Resolution Review E-newsletter, Spring 2015

IP Dispute Resolution Review E-newsletter, Spring 2015 Within This Issue: – The Brand New “Clear Error” Standard of Review in Patent Violation Mediation – Trademark Trial Appeal Board Decisions Are In Possession Of Preclusive Effect – Engaging Panelists for Neutral Analysis Provides Invaluable Insight – Protecting Confidentiality of Patent Violation Settlements: Is Mediation Necessary? – […]

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May 7, 2017

When Do “Produced in USA” Claims Spark the FTC’s Attention?

When Do “Produced in USA” Claims Spark the FTC’s Attention? The Ftc (Federal trade commission) is given the job of stopping deceptiveness and unfairness available on the market, including regarding advertising. One sort of deceptiveness the Federal trade commission targets involves false claims in advertising that the method is “Produced in USA.” The FTC’s Enforcement […]

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May 6, 2017

Considering Supreme Court’s Sandifer Decision, Employers Should Revisit “Donning and Doffing” Compensation Policies

Considering Supreme Court’s Sandifer Decision, Employers Should Revisit “Donning and Doffing” Compensation Policies On The month of january 27, 2014, the U . s . States Top Court held that point spent donning and doffing needed protective equipment wasn’t compensable underneath the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and also the relation to a collective bargaining […]

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April 27, 2017

Alabama Issues Remote Sellers Use Tax Assessments, Newegg Inc. Appeals

Alabama Issues Remote Sellers Use Tax Assessments, Newegg Inc. Appeals Ever since Alabama’s new economic nexus regulation went into effect, litigation over its constitutionality has been expected given that Alabama Commissioner Julie Magee and Governor Bentley said as much when announcing it (Rule 810-6-2-.90.03, effective January 1, 2016).  It appears that they finally got their […]

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April 25, 2017

Senior Managers Regime Adopts Effect within the Uk

Senior Managers Regime Adopts Effect within the Uk On March 7, the Senior Managers Regime (SMR) entered effect for United kingdom-based banks and insurers, replacing the present United kingdom-approved person rules for those senior managers within scope at relevant firms. Other firms controlled through the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is going to be introduced into […]

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April 17, 2017

Top Ten International Anti-Corruption Developments for December 2014

Top Ten International Anti-Corruption Developments for December 2014 In order to provide an overview for busy in-house counsel and compliance professionals, we summarize below some of the most important international anti-corruption developments in the past month with links to primary resources. December has traditionally been a busy month for the Department of Justice (DOJ) and […]

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