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Second Circuit holds that SOX whistleblower claims may be subject to mandatory arbitration

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 8 2008

On October 2nd, the Second Circuit affirmed an order of the District of Connecticut compelling a plaintiff to arbitrate her claims against her former employer under the whistleblower provision of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act

Proposed FTC rule changes would squeeze litigants in merger and conduct cases

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 8 2008

On Thursday, September 25, the Federal Trade Commission announced and released for public comment proposed changes to the rules governing trials held before the Commission

The Seventh Circuit affirms the right of employers to permanently replace striking workers with at-will replacement workers

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 8 2008

The Seventh Circuit recently affirmed Jones Plastic & Engineering Co., 351 N.L.R.B. No. 11 (2007), in which the Board held that a replacement worker's at-will employment status does not detract from an employer's otherwise valid showing that the replacement worker was hired to permanently replace a striking employee

SEC adopts amendments to Rule 12g3-2(b) and various other foreign issuer reporting requirements

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 5 2008

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") recently adopted amendments to Rule 12g3-2(b) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Exchange Act") and to various other foreign issuer reporting requirements

An update regarding the Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Fairness and Simplification Act

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 30 2008

State tax administrators, employees that travel for work purposes, and companies employing those traveling employees all share significant interest in the passage of the pending Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Fairness and Simplification Act

Major tax incentive for bank purchases: IRS eliminates the limitation on banks' built-in losses post-purchase

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 8 2008

On September 30, the IRS issued a notice that creates a major tax incentive for buying or making major investments in banks

Federal appeals court rejects expansive FCA false certification theory and adopts materiality requirement

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 13 2008

A United States Court of Appeals has rejected a theory of False Claims Act ("FCA") liability that, if adopted, could have had devastating consequences for hospitals and other Medicare providers

Talk to me: designing an effective board evaluation process

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 16 2008

For New York Stock Exchange listed companies, board evaluations are a fact of life

The TARP capital purchase program: capital for U.S. financial institutions

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 16 2008

The Treasury Department, following similar actions outside the United States, announced on October 14 a direct investment program (the "Treasury Program") in U.S. banks, S&Ls, and financial, S&L, and bank holding companies

Oversecured creditor entitled to default interest if collateral sold under Section 363(b)

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 22 2008

An oversecured creditor's right to interest, fees, and related charges as part of its allowed secured claim in a bankruptcy case is well established in U.S bankruptcy law