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White Collar Defense & Investigations - July 2016
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • Australia, United Kingdom, USA
  • July 13 2016

This round-up contains a summary by sector of certain key global regulatory developments which occurred during the second quarter of 2016. The


Know When to Fold ‘Em - Texas Bankruptcy Court Enjoins Losing Bidder’s “Sour Grapes” Attempt to Bring Derivative Claims Under the Guise of Direct Claims
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • July 12 2016

Today’s post covers a recent decision by the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas in the Chiron Equities, LLC case. In


Federal Government Enacts New Restructuring Law for U.S. Territories and Their Instrumentalities
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • Puerto Rico, USA
  • July 11 2016

On June 30, 2016, Congress passed and President Obama signed into law a new piece of federal legislation that will govern the restructuring of U.S


Warning: . . . But,This is Not My Product?
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • July 11 2016

The New York Court of Appeals recently issued a decision that expands a manufacturer’s duty to warn against potential dangers in using its product


Not So Swift: Delaware District Court Gives Remedial Lesson in Basic Contract Law Finding that an RSA Would Likely Be Enforced According to Its Terms
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • July 8 2016

Readers of this blog are probably very familiar with restructuring support agreements, also known as plan support agreements or lock-up agreements


Unilateral Refusals to License Intellectual Property
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • July 8 2016

The antitrust laws generally provide that a firm has no duty to deal with or to aid its competitors. This long-established principle applies equally


Indemnification Provisions: Are Attorneys’ Fees (And Other Expenses) Incurred In Claims Between Contracting Parties Covered? - Part 4
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • July 7 2016

As discussed in the prior posts in this series (see Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3), contracting parties often use indemnification provisions to allocate


SEC Adjusts Net Worth Test for Qualified Clients
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • July 6 2016

Effective August 15, 2016, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC) is adjusting the dollar amount of the net worth test set forth in Rule


Stern and the Challenges of Armchair Originalism
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • July 6 2016

Plenty of ink has been spilled about how to apply the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Stern v. Marshall and the line of cases in which it sits. It


Rental Car Companies Must Now Repair Open Safety Recalls Before Renting Vehicles
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • July 6 2016

While many of us (myself included) eagerly look forward to summer vacations, car rental companies should take heed that starting this summer