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Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

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  1. France

    1. Paris

      47 Avenue Hoche, 75008 Paris, France T 33 1 44 09 46 00 F 33 1 44 09 46 01
  2. USA

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  1. Beware the breach: data breaches, notification duties and legal liability

    USA - August 29 2012

    Companies that experience a data breach may be exposed to more than merely bad publicity

  2. Pour la première fois, la CJUE répond à une question préjudicielle du conseil constitutionnel

    European Union, France - June 4 2013

    Ce que le Conseil constitutionnel a longtemps écarté à savoir la possibilité de saisir la Cour de Justice de l’Union européenne ( CJUE ) d’une

  3. Prevailing wages and PERM recruitment

    USA - February 14 2012

    On December 1, 2011, the Board of Alien Labor Certification Appeals (BALCA) issued a unanimous decision in Matter of Karl Storz Endoscopy-America concerning the timing of recruitment steps during the PERM process

  4. DGCL 251(h): recent change to Delaware law facilitates two-step mergers

    USA - September 13 2013

    The acquisition of a public company may be structured as a one-step merger, in which shareholders vote to approve the transaction and the target is

  5. Structuring your venture capital fund to qualify for the advisers registration exemption

    USA - May 4 2012

    Before the Dodd-Frank Act, fund managers generally did not register as investment advisers under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 (the “Advisers Act”) because they relied on the private adviser exemption

  1. Recent court decision holds that New York towns may ban hydraulic fracking, within municipal boundaries through the adoption of local zoning laws

    USA - July 10 2014

    Last week, the New York Court of Appeals held that a town may ban oil and gas exploration and production activities, including hydraulic fracking

  2. AIF marketing instruction

    France, USA - June 30 2014

    Finally! The long-awaited French "marketing instruction" for alternative investment funds (AIFs) (AMF Instruction 2014-03) was issued by the French

  3. Supreme Court rejects presumption of prudence for ESOP fiduciaries and imposes limits on ERISA “stock drop” claims

    USA - June 30 2014

    Last week, in Fifth Third Bancorp v. Dudenhoeffer, No. 12-751, the Supreme Court sketched a new legal landscape for ERISA "stock drop" litigation. In

  4. FDA offers draft guidance concerning the presentation and correction of information on internetsocial media platforms regarding prescription drugs and medical devices

    USA - June 26 2014

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") has released draft Guidance for Industry on two separate but related topics concerning online creation

  5. Second Circuit clarifies how to insulate against warn liability

    USA - June 25 2014

    Private equity firms and other investors that become directly involved in the day-to-day business activities of portfolio companies run the risk of being held directly liable for the Worker Adjustment Retraining Notification Act violations of those entities