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Drafting your factoring agreement to help achieve a “true sale” : International Factoring Association Webinar June 30, 2015
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • July 9 2015

Under English common law, from 1300 or so to the late 1800s ,commercial factors were sales agents for their principals, often sellers of raw materials


Seventh Circuit: collection of time-barred debts may violate FDCPA if debtor not advised that debt is no longer legally enforceable
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • May 19 2014

A recent decision from the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit held that collection or "dunning" letters sent after a debt has


Seventh Circuit holds that maintaining a trade secrets suit in bad faith can subject the plaintiff to an award of attorneys' fees
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • September 24 2013

The Uniform Trade Secrets Act, which has been adopted in some form in every state except New York, Massachusetts, and North Carolina, provides that


Fitness club seeks protection of trade secrets from instructor who set up competing business
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • August 16 2013

As readers of the Trade Secrets & Noncompete Blog are aware, companies routinely seek to enforce their employment agreements with departing employees


Keeping clear of ADA accessible route claims the Ninth Circuit discusses what constitutes temporary obstructions
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • March 13 2015

On March 5, 2015, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued an opinion in Chapman v. Pier 1 Imports (U.S.) Inc., 2015 WL 925586


Violation of a non-compete agreement which was fundamental to a purchase and sale transaction nixes the deal
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • January 7 2013

On December 21, 2012, the Supreme Court of New Hampshire, in Ellis v. Candia Trailers & Snow Equipment, Inc., found that a non-compete agreement was a


OSHA to target auto supply manufacturers
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • March 17 2014

OSHA recently launched a Regional Emphasis Program (REP) that will focus enforcement resources on employers operating in the automotive supply


Contractual clause requiring return of confidential information at termination helps former employer obtain injunction on misappropriation claim
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • January 3 2013

Trade secret misappropriation cases turn on details. Accordingly, it is always interesting to see the particular details which tilt a court's decision one


Congress considers companion bills that could have far reaching consequences for companies facing trade secret theft andor computer fraud and abuse
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • July 8 2013

A California legislator recently introduced two bills in Congress which, if passed, could have profound effects for companies seeking to pursue


How you draft a liability disclaimer really matters
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • December 27 2013

Contract negotiations involving limitations on liability and disclaimers of damages for breach of contract and tort claims can have significant