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Affiliate marketer can survive motion to dismiss on breach of contract for referrals

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 22 2014

Affiliate marketers are a considerable cog in assisting companies, including search engines and online retailers, in guiding potential customers to

Second Circuit considers no oral modification clause in helicopter contract

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 23 2014

The Second Circuit recently issued a summary decision concerning the scope of a "no oral modification" clause in contracts governing the sale of

Responding to California’s Transparency in Supply Chains Act

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 25 2012

Sweeping new legislation that went into effect in California earlier this year requires qualifying companies to detail and publicly disclose the nature and scope of their corporate compliance efforts to eliminate human trafficking, slavery and child labor from their global supply chains

Delaware Chancery Court addresses indemnification and advancement of legal expenses

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 26 2012

A recent opinion from the Delaware Chancery Court addresses directors' and officers' indemnification and advancement rights

Chief Accountant reminds lawyers that GAAP and not the ABA-auditor treaty governs loss contingency disclosure

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 28 2011

At a recent New York Bar Association conference, Wayne Carnall, Chief Accountant of the SEC's Division of Corporation Finance, warned registrants to avoid relying on the long-standing ABA-auditor "treaty" between lawyers and auditors when deciding what to report about litigation contingencies in financial statements

ISS issues 26 FAQS on 2013 peer group selection

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 9 2013

On December 4, 2012 Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) released a total of 26 FAQs on ISS' peer group selection methodology and processes by which

Recent shareholder oppression case uncovers family business disputes

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 16 2013

Wisniewski v. Walsh, an interesting unpublished decision by a New Jersey appellate court, involves more than 10 years of a family dispute over a

California court ruling provides guidance on the duties created by "best efforts" clauses

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 4 2012

On May 24, 2012, the California Third District Court of Appeal issued an opinion that provides guidance on the contractual duties created by so-called "best efforts" clauses

SEC clarifies disclosure for grants subject to negative discretion in proxy

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 8 2010

Effective March 1, 2010, the SEC Staff issued a new Compliance and Disclosure Interpretation (CDI) addressing incentive plan awards that allow the compensation committee to exercise "negative discretion" to reduce the amount earned pursuant to the award consistent with Section 162(m) of the Internal Revenue Code

Shareholder issues arise when full enterprise value fails to be assessed

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 4 2013

In dissenters' rights actions, shareholder oppression and member disputes as well as in breach of fiduciary duty cases, the fair value of a company