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By Larissa Neumann, Julia Ushakova-Stein
U.S. taxation of intellectual property has become astoundingly more complex after the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. The new rules are so complex that the IRS and Treasury are still figuring out...
By Jennifer Bush
The recent decision in SAS Institute v. Iancu — in combination with the proposed shift from a broadest reasonable interpretation (BRI) ...
By Hanley Chew, Tyler Newby, Sarah Lightstone
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit on June 6 issued its long-awaited decision in LabMD v. FTC, vacating a FTC cease and desist order directing LabMD to overhaul its data security program...
By Hanley Chew, Tyler Newby
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit on June 6 issued its long-awaited decision in LabMD v. FTC, vacating a FTC cease and desist order directing LabMD to overhaul its data security program...
By Kristine M. Di Bacco
In this presentation, Fenwick partner Kristine Di Bacco walks through the top legal issues faced by startups, from selecting the right legal structure and protecting the company's intellectual property...
By Hanley Chew, Tyler Newby
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit has found that allegations that fraudsters used the personal information of data breach victims are sufficient to establish ...
By Kris S. Withrow
​​Once the M&A process starts, you do not want to be addressing issues like improper classification of employees or a patent infringement that you just hoped would go away.
By William Skinner
A new IRS legal advice memorandum addresses a fact pattern that may become more common in the wake of Tax Reform and highlights the potential application of Code § 1253 to change the tax results...
By Robert Brownstone
Thanks to Hon. (Ret.) Andrew J. Peck, now Senior Counsel at DLA Piper, I just learned of a hot-off-the-presses (yesterday) Technology Assisted Review decision by the Utah federal district court.
By Robert Brownstone, Tyler Newby, Shannon Turner, Sandra Pomeroy
10. The European Union (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) went into effect on May 25, 2018. It applies to the processing of "personal data" of EU citizens and residents (a/k/a "data subjects").
By Gregory Hopewell
If the focus on fact finding in Aatrix, Berkheimer, and Exergen from earlier this year helped provide additional clarity on the analysis of "something more," the SAP America decision, at least to my mind...
By Kristine M. Di Bacco, Doug Sharp
This practice note discusses seed financings. Start-up companies use seed financings primarily to raise the capital required to build a minimum viable product and test their product-market fit.
By Marshall Mort, Ariel Gaknoki
Section 409A penalizes certain compensation structures where a service provider receives a right to payment of compensation in a later taxable year.
By Dawn Belt
This practice note discusses techniques private companies may use to provide liquidity to their founders, executives, employees, and investors.
By Mark Leahy, Isabel Da Roza
This practice note discusses venture capital, which is an important source of money for start-up companies that do not have access to the capital markets.
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