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By J. Marc Ward
As states rapidly begin to legalize the use of marijuana for both medical and recreational purposes, banks face uncertainty about their ability to accept marijuana-related deposits, provide financing...
By Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
Virtual shareholder meetings continue to rise in popularity, with 236 companies holding virtual meetings in 2017 and at least 300 expected to do so in 2018, according to updated facts ...
By Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
The SEC says it will not second-guess good faith judgments about whether, when and how public companies should disclose cybersecurity breaches, but its April 24 announcement of a $35 million ...
By Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
As initial public offerings rebound, the issue of thin trading has arisen. Currently there are 13 exchanges and more than 40 off-exchange markets, such as "dark pools."
By Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
On April 25, shareholders of General Electric Company (GE) approved KPMG LLP as the company's auditor for another year, but only by a margin of 65 percent "for" to 35 percent "against."
By Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
With the so-called universal proxy rule stalled at the SEC since its proposal in late 2016, some investors have been taking matters into their own hands.
By Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
Recent developments in the corporate bond market are sparking regulatory attention in the U.S. and abroad.
By Eric J. Snustad, David West
Start with a solid foundation. Just like building a house, when it comes to intellectual property (IP), this is a good start. After over 45 combined years of IP experience ...
By Steven Helland
Defense of ‘Mootness' Prevails When Website Operator Engaged Third-Party Consultant to Improve Site Accessibility
By J. Marc Ward
When negotiating the sale of a bank, the buyers and sellers often engage in a kabuki dance over the indemnification provisions of the agreement.
By Adam Steinert
The Supreme Court of the United States issued a pair of significant decisions today regarding post-grant practice before the Patent and Trademark Office's (PTO's) Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB).
By Cynthia Moyer
What can a trademark licensee do when the licensor files for chapter 11 protection?
By Cynthia Moyer
What can a trademark licensee do when the licensor files for chapter 11 protection? The answer, at least for now, depends on where the debtor's chapter 11 case is venued.
By Sarah M. Olson
In a February 2018 ruling, the United States Supreme Court narrowed one of the safe harbors for fraudulent transfer and other avoidance actions.
By James Brand
The choice of a chapter 11 operating trustee can provoke a fight.