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EU-US Privacy Shield: Still Awaiting Certainty
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • February 9 2016

Privacy activists across Europe raised their data protection banner following the announcement by EU Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender


The Game Goes On: Sheppard Mullin Obtains Dismissal With Prejudice of Class Action Alleging Social Gaming Micro-transactions Constitute Illegal Gambling
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • February 8 2016

Another lawsuit alleging illegal gambling in a social game has been dismissed. Over the last year, social gaming mobile applications have come under


He’s got 99 Problems, But a Breach Might NOT be One
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • February 8 2016

In the wake of 2016, Jay-Z faces an $18 million lawsuit for his failure to publicly appear and promote his signature fragrance line, as he was


Rhode Island AG says Fantasy Sports is Legal but Should Be Regulated
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • February 5 2016

Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin has found that daily fantasy sports are currently legal under Rhode Island law. Kilmartin also strongly advised


No Southern Hospitality for Daily Fantasy Sports in Mississippi
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • February 3 2016

The Mississippi AG issued an opinion last week declaring: "Fantasy sports wagering is illegal in the state of Mississippi under current law both on a


St. Louis Rams’ Relocation to Los Angeles Sets Stage for Colossal Stadium Naming Rights Agreement
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • February 3 2016

On Tuesday, January 12, the NFL owners voted 30-2 to formally approve the relocation of the St. Louis Rams to Los Angeles, which concluded a hostile


Sweet Home Alabama for Daily Fantasy?
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • February 3 2016

Alabama Senator Sanford introduced a bill February 2 that would exempt fantasy from Alabama's gambling law The bill also would establish the Fantasy


SEC Releases 2016 Examination Priorities
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • February 2 2016

On January 11, 2016 the Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (the “OCIE”) for the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”


Supreme Court Holds that Rejected Rule 68 Offer of Judgment Does Not Moot Class Action
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • February 2 2016

On January 20, 2016, the United States Supreme Court rejected a strategy recently used by some defendants to defeat class actions in their infancy


Hawaii is No Paradise for Daily Fantasy Sports - Skill Measured by Average Players, not Experts
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • February 1 2016

Hawaii AG Doug Chin is one of the latest to opine that daily fantasy sports are illegal under that state’s law. According to a press release