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Massachusetts Regulators Placing Increased Focus On Cannabis-Related Securities Offerings
Massachusetts Secretary of State Bill Galvin and his Securities Division are increasingly turning their attention toward securities offerings in the cannabis industry
United States
4 Jul 2019
DOJ Issues New Guidance On False Claims Act Investigation Cooperation Credit
The Department of Justice Civil Division this week issued a long-awaited policy regarding the circumstances under which companies and individuals can receive cooperation credit in False Claims Act investigations.
United States
16 May 2019
Cybersecurity 2019 — The Year In Preview: Cryptocurrency And SEC Enforcement
This is the fifth in our third annual series examining important trends in data privacy and cybersecurity during the new year.
United States
15 Jan 2019
HoweyCoins: The SEC's Newest Attempt At Educating The Public On ICOs.
Perhaps in the spirit of the saying "if you can't beat them, join them," the Securities and Exchange Commission recently launched an initial coin offering website of its own –
United States
31 May 2018
Defending False Claims Act Cases: Two New Tools Under The Trump Administration
Earlier this year, the Department of Justice, Civil Division, issued two policy memos that will directly affect its civil enforcement priorities, particularly with regard to healthcare and life sciences companies.
United States
14 Mar 2018
New SEC Guidance Addresses Disclosure Requirements For Breach Events
As the SEC has made clear on numerous occasions over the past year, cybersecurity will continue to be a major enforcement priority under the Commission's new leadership.
United States
1 Mar 2018
Cybersecurity 2018 – The Year In Preview: Financial Institutions And The SEC
This is the eighth in a multi-part end-of-year series examining important trends in data privacy and cybersecurity during the coming year.
United States
21 Dec 2017
SEC's Cyber Unit Takes Aim At ICOs
For the second time in less than a month (click here for a prior enforcement action), the SEC's newly created Cyber Unit has shut down an initial coin offering (ICO).
United States
18 Dec 2017
How Can Retailers Avoid Consumer Class Actions And Government Investigations Over State Sales Tax?
Consumer class actions regarding the over-collection of state sales tax continue to be a thorn in the side of retailers.
United States
30 Oct 2015
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