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By Ezra Zahabi, Jan-Paul Bruynes, James Campbell
Legislative reform to the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) has now been finalised and the changes are expected to take effect in or around June 2019.
By Rex Heinke, Gregory Knopp, Gary McLaughlin, Donna Mezias, Jonathan Slowik, Susan Kay Leader
The 9th Circuit rejected two independent arguments for applying Dynamex only prospectively.
By John Wittenzellner, Charles Everingham IV
That concern, added to the findings on the three factors, counseled the court to deny HTC's motion to stay.
By Matthew Wetzel, Nathan A. Brown, Sudhana Bajracharya, Christin Helms Carey, Howard R. Sklamberg, M. Todd Tuten
Currently, CMS bases new technology add-on payments on the cost to the hospital for the new medical technology.
By Wynn Segall, Nnedinma Ifudu Nweke, Dallas Woodrum, Maka Y. Hutson, Chiara Klaui, Amanda Lowe
These actions constitute the most substantial escalation of U.S. sanctions against Cuba by the Trump administration.
By Seamus C. Duffy, Michael Stortz, Marshall L. Baker, Shelly Kim
The Supreme Court has once again affirmed that the Federal Arbitration Act (FAA) protects a party's right to individualized arbitration, and preempts state policy that would force resolution of broader
By Matthew Wetzel, Nathan A. Brown, Howard R. Sklamberg, Taylor Lea Jones, Eugene E. Elder, Jo-Ellyn Sakowitz Klein, Christin Helms Carey, Daniel Graver, Marlee Gallant
These two discrete matters may not signal a new government enforcement strategy to hold private equity and venture capital investors liable under the False Claims Act,
By Hamish Lal, Scott M. Heimberg, Josephine Kaiding
In international construction arbitration, the use of liquidated damages to address the consequences of failure by a contractor to finish the works by the date set for completion is widespread.
By Rex Heinke, Jenna Mersereau Nalchajian
Hill and Olive sued the City of Los Angeles challenging a city ordinance. Counsel for Hill and Olive later filed a notice stating that the parties had settled.
By Devin S. Sikes, Lars-Erik Hjelm
In a variety of contexts, U.S. government agencies regulating international trade and the cross-border movement of goods and services possess significant civil and criminal penalty authority.
By Caroline Wolverton, Howard R. Sklamberg, Nathan A. Brown, Stacey H. Mitchell, Corey W. Roush, Haidee Schwartz
On April 11, 2019, acting director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Russell Vought announced a policy for review
By Lisa A. Peterson
The NFL draft is upon us and commentators have been talking a lot about what makes a winning team. Having a winning team, of course,
By Richard Rabin, Alex Lau
On April 1, 2019, the mandatory harassment training requirements of the Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC Act (the "Act") went into effect.
By Brock Wilson, Rachel J. Elsby, Daniel L. Moffett
In Limestone Memory Systems LLC v. Micron Technology, Inc. et al., the Discovery Master ruled that, under 9th Circuit law, pre-suit, patent analysis documents qualified for immunity.
By Artem Faekov, Ezra Zahabi, David Kohler
The FMIA applies to the trade in derivatives.
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