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BREXIT: charting a new course
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Global, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • February 21 2017

If 2016 ended with more questions than answers as to how Brexit would take shape, 2017 began with at least a little more clarity. Speeches delivered


FTC Issues "Advice" on Background Check Disclosure and Authorization Forms
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • May 2 2017

On April 28, 2017, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) issued a blog article entitled “Background checks on prospective employees: Keep required


2016 Proskauer Annual Review and Outlook for Hedge Funds, Private Equity Funds and Other Private Funds
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • European Union, Hong Kong, Ireland, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • November 15 2016

On March 10, 2016, the Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) released a


Class Action Outlook - Spring 2016
  • Constangy Brooks Smith & Prophete LLP
  • USA
  • June 9 2016

The Supreme Court’s recent decision in Tyson Foods, Inc. v. Bouaphakeo offers important reminders to employers about the use of statistical evidence


A Guide to the Supreme Court’s Notable Decisions this Termand Cases to Watch Next Term
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • June 28 2016

The Supreme Court's 2015-2016 Term will be remembered for the unexpected death of Justice Antonin Scalia on February 13, 2016. Justice Scalia's


Wells Fargo and the Dangers of One-Way Incentives
  • Jaffe Counsel
  • USA
  • September 29 2016

Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf will tell you his company had tone at the top. As its problems with “phantom” accounts persisted for years, it promoted


The State AG Report Weekly Update January 7, 2016
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • January 7 2016

Kansas AG Derek Schmidt reached a settlement with American Handicapped & Disadvantaged Workers, Inc., (“ADHW”) and its president and CEO for


Sidley Perspectives on M&A and Corporate Governance - February 2017
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • February 7 2017

The potential liability from a material cyber-attack is wide-ranging. Accordingly, companies that experience network intrusions, system disruptions


U.S. Law Year in Review 2016 and Year to Come 2017
  • Linklaters LLP
  • USA
  • January 5 2017

In December, the U.S. Supreme Court held in Salman v. United States that a tippee who trades on inside information may be liable even where the


7th Cir. Rejects FDCPA Claims That Illinois Wage Garnishments Are Actions ‘Against Consumer’
  • Maurice Wutscher LLP
  • USA
  • August 22 2016

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit recently held that a wage garnishment action under Illinois law is not a legal action “against a