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  • Antitrust M&A Snapshot - July 2016

    United States: January – June Update - The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and US Department of Justice (DOJ) have been actively challenging mergers and acquisitions in the first half of 2016. In some instances, the parties abandoned their deal once the FTC or DOJ issued a complaint, in others, the parties entered into consent agreements with the agencies. In matters where a

  • "This will someday be the head and not the tail of the church": a history of the Mormon Fundamentalists at Short Creek.

    ... from near-by Hurricane "to take pictures and report to the International News Service the doings of this colony .. and to get the picture of at .... (8.) Note "An Open Letter To Mark E. Peterson of the Quorum of Twelve," TRUTH, December 1944, 169. TRUTH was a monthly magazine ...

  • Evolving the Role of Government in Private Industry Standard Setting: Lead? Follow? (Or Get Out of the Way)?

    ..., government can effectively further national goals such as internationally promoting the U.S. industrial and services base, representing the rights ...Anthony Lawrence Clapes (Quorum Books, Westport CT: 1993; pp. 261 - 274). This interesting and opinionated ...

  • Corporate Governance Trends and Best Practices Among Mid-Market Public Companies

    Welcome to the first Annual Benesch Corporate Governance Report focused on trends and best practices at mid-market public companies. While we have seen many reports focused on corporate governance practices of Fortune 100 companies, we wanted to prepare a report for mid-market public companies. Mid-market companies can benchmark their governance practices against this report’s findings. We...

  • 2017 CFTC Year-in-Review and a Look Forward

    In 2017, under the leadership of new Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC or Commission) adopted a notable shift in its enforcement priorities and regulatory agenda. In March, shortly following his nomination by President Donald Trump as chairman, Chairman Giancarlo signaled that it was time for the CFTC to “reinterpret its regulatory mission” by...

  • Practice and procedure: Practice before Board of Patent Appeal and Interferences,

    ... of ``panel'' and ``panel proceeding'' would reflect the minimum quorum established in 35 U.S.C. 6(b), which reserves action on patentability and ...Sec. 1.31 to 1.378; of international applications in subpart C, Sec. Sec. 1.401 to 1.499; of ex parte ...

  • Separate Parts In This Issue Part III Commerce Department, Patent and Trademark Office,

    ... of ``panel'' and ``panel proceeding'' would reflect the minimum quorum established in 35 U.S.C. 6(b), which reserves action on patentability and ...Sec. 1.31 to 1.378; of international applications in subpart C, Sec. Sec. 1.401 to 1.499; of ex parte ...

  • Should we have lay justices?

    ... and eight associate Justices, any six of whom shall constitute a quorum." (18) Any rule barring lay Justices from the Court would have to be read ... and Professional Judges in German Mixed Courts, 72 REVUE INTERNATIONALE DE DROIT PENAL 451, 451-56 (2001). . (12.) See Colin Jones, Prospects for ...

  • Yet another constitutional crisis?

    ... when one happens." (9) Perhaps especially in the context of international affairs, there is an apparently "natural naming" of such events as the ... could simply refuse to select senators and deny the Senate a quorum. Alexander Hamilton recognized this formal possibility, but argued that ...

  • Guide to Doing Business in Florida - A Legal Guide for Out-of-State and Foreign Businesses

    1.1 Florida’s Historic Business Trends Ever since Ponce de Leon landed on Florida’s shores in 1513 in search of the legendary Fountain of Youth, Florida has been a destination for entrepreneurs with extraordinary dreams and imaginative commercial activities. Our stories are telling: Spanish explorers found rugged swamplands and saw the future sites of gleaming cities....

  • Business Litigation Report - February 2019

    ITC Treatment of IPR Decisions - The International Trade Commission (“ITC”) is a fast-paced venue for claims involving intellectual property rights. These claims, adjudicated as Section 337 investigations, typically reach trial less than ten months after the initial complaint. Because the overwhelming majority of Section 337 investigations involve allegations of patent infringement,...

  • Shipping 2014: United States

    When does title in the ship pass from the shipbuilder to the shipowner? Can the parties agree to change when title will pass? Unless otherwise agreed by the parties, title to the vessel passes when the shipbuilder delivers a completed vessel to the shipowner and the shipowner accepts delivery. However, the contracting parties are free to negotiate the terms of when title...

  • Energy Update - February 2017

    We are pleased to release the latest issue of our client newsletter, Energy Update, designed to inform clients and friends of the firm about important developments affecting US and international energy markets. Please see full Newsletter below for more information.

  • Contractual Clauses That Impact Disputes

    In the process of drafting contracts, parties can shape the process for resolving their future disputes. They can potentially select the forum for dispute resolution, the body that will resolve the disputes, the law that will be applied to their disputes, and the remedies that will be available to them. These clauses are so important that they can abrogate even constitutional rights. 

  • The Employment Law Authority - July/August 2014

    In this Issue: - Immigration. DOJ settles immigration-related discrimination claim - State Round-Up. Learn about the latest employment law news in your state - Traditional Labor. Eric Stuart discusses two recent high-profile cases on organizing micro units - Agency Action. EEOC issues new guidance aimed at protecting the rights of pregnant...

  • Governance & Securities Law Focus: Asia Edition, July 2016

    In this newsletter, we provide a snapshot of the principal US, European and selected international governance and securities law developments of interest to Asian corporates and financial institutions. Please see full Newsletter below for more information.

  • Business Litigation Report - July 2016

    Article: Increase in Vertical Price Restraint Enforcement in China - In recent months, Chinese anti-monopoly enforcement actions scrutinizing and penalizing pricing-related issues have noticeably increased. A growing number of foreign companies in consumer-facing industries have received significant penalties for setting pricing restrictions—usually minimum resale prices—on...

  • Hail Britannia?: Institutional investor behavior under limited regulation.

    ...Path Dependence 2082 D. International Convergence 2084 E. Is British-Style Intervention Dsirable? 2085 VII. ... require approval by majority of votes cast, with minimal quorum requirement); Companies Act 1985 [sections] 378, reprinted as amended in 8 ...

  • In Case You Missed It - Interesting Items for Corporate Counsel (Cumulative)

    As forecast, there is no shortage of law firm memos describing Regulation D changes, including the final rules eliminating the general solicitation ban (here) and prohibiting "bad actor" participation (here) and the proposed changes to the Regulation D offering process (here). On the theory that later published summaries have pilfered all the good material from earlier summaries, some...

    ... , FAQs are here , and a summary from Financial Executives International is here . . . And speaking of internal controls, note the SEC's ..., some companies will be scrambling to get enough shareholders for a quorum (if director elections is the only item on the ballot). . . ...

  • "Skadden's 2012 Insights"

    Dear Clients and Friends: I am pleased to provide our fourth annual collection of commentaries on the critical legal issues our clients may face in the year ahead. Many of these issues relate to the responses by governments, markets and business entities to the economic conditions and market instability of the past several years. The commentaries are arranged in seven broad...

  • The Employment Law Authority - July/August 2013

    In This Issue: - Supreme Court Issues Two Key Title VII Rulings - Ogletree Deakins Launches New Fall Seminar - Are Your HIPAA Privacy Policies Up To Date - OFCCP Clarifies Damages For Victims Of Bias - The Other Labor Case Before The High Court - Senate Confirms New Five-Member NLRB - Court Revives Worker's

  • The Ropes Recap: Mergers & Acquisitions Law News - Second Quarter 2016

    NEWS FROM THE COURTS - Delaware Court of Chancery Rejects Transaction Price as the Best Measure of Fair Value in Dell Appraisal Litigation - On May 31, 2016, the Delaware Court of Chancery released its post-trial opinion in the closelywatched appraisal action that arose from the buyout of Dell Inc. by Michael Dell, its founder, and a private equity...

  • Governance & Securities Law Focus: Latin America Edition, August 2016

    This newsletter provides a snapshot of the principal US and selected global governance and securities law developments during the second quarter of 2016 that may be of interest to Latin American corporations and financial institutions. Please see full Newsletter below for more information.

  • Proactive legislation and the First Amendment.

    ...& Vern R. Walker, Refining the Precautionary Principle in International Environmental Law, 14 VA. ENVT'L L.J. 423 (1995). This "precautionary ...CAL. INTERDISC. L.J. 1, 41 (1997) (noting that "when convicting, quorum rule juries did so with less confidence that they were correct than was ...

  • Joint Venture Critical Issues: Formation, Governance, Competition And Exits

    The joint venture is a vehicle for the development of a business opportunity by two or more entities acting together, and will exist if the parties have: (1) a community of interest in the venture, (2) an agreement to share profits; (3) an agreement to share losses, and (4) a mutual right of control or management of the venture. A joint venture may be structured as a corporation, partnership,...