On April 15, 2021, the United States issued a new executive order and related directive imposing additional sanctions on Russia that target dealings in Russian sovereign debt.
Arizona Governor Doug Ducey recently signed Senate Bill 1377 after a push from Republican legislators to limit civil liability exposure for "Good Samaritans"
On April 9, 2021, U.S. federal regulators issued an Interagency Statement addressing the application of existing model risk management guidance (MRMG) to systems or models used by banks to comply with BSA laws and regulations.
On April 15, 2021, the Biden Administration imposed new sanctions on Russia in response to: (1) its efforts to interfere in U.S. and other countries' elections; (2) the Solar Winds hacks; and (3) Russia's continued occupation of ...
Renewed government focus on imported products made with forced or indentured labor warrants attention to global supply chains best practices.
Jenner & Block
Welcome to Jenner & Block's Government Contracts Legal Round‑Up, a biweekly update on important government contracts developments
Proskauer Rose LLP
As is the case with most new technologies or significant industry innovations, companies embracing and driving the disruptions often move very fast in a legal ...
Holland & Knight
In the case of In re Sturgeon, 839 F. App'x 517, 520 (Fed. Cir. 2021), the patent application claimed a method of creating a floral arrangement on an electronic ...
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
his episode of Alternative Power Plays is Part 2 of a discussion with Al Neuner, Vice President of Facilities Operations at Geisinger Health System. To listen to Part 1, click here.
There are an ever increasing number of developments being made on the Ethereum blockchain. Those closely following these developments may be aware of Uniswap's announcement about its upcoming release...
Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
The recent ruling in Google v. Oracle has altered the definition of "fair use" when it comes to functional works such as code. While the use of existing creative works must still be transformative ...
Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams
Landing a corporate sponsorship is an accomplishment, especially in today's economy. If you do get lucky, you will want to prevent unrelated business income tax (UBIT) from cutting into your new...
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
The New York State Legislature is keeping busy with new employment legislation as the local and national economies continue to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
On April 9, 2021, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (SJC) ruled that an employee may be liable to his or her employer under the Commonwealth's unfair and deceptive trade practices statute.
Pryor Cashman LLP
Partner and Art Law Group co-chair Megan Noh and Artnet discussed NFT privacy concerns related to recent 'sleepminting' actions taken by Monsieur Personne.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
On March 25, 2021, Senators Bernie Sanders (VT) and Sheldon Whitehouse (RI) introduced the For the 99.5% Act (the "Act")
Oblon, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P
I recently wrote an article (NHK-Fintiv Rule Challenges Look Futile at Federal Circuit) about a Federal Circuit decision that dismissed Mylan's appeal of a PTAB decision...
Jenner & Block
The Department of Labor (DOL) has issued its first-ever guidance on cybersecurity for ERISA-regulated retirement benefit plans.
Davis & Gilbert
With the launch of iOS 14.5 slated for next week, Apple's long-awaited changes to the use of its persistent identifier known as the "Identifier for Advertisers" (IDFA) have now gone into effect.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
"Decentralization" is a concept that has consistently vexed the entire blockchain-enabled ecosystem in the U.S., including its counsel and regulators...