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Is your forward-looking statement safe harbor safe? - federal appeals court reverses dismissal and revives securities fraud class action

USA - August 12 2015 A recent federal appeals court decision has cast a shadow over the protection provided by the forward looking statement safe harbor provided by the…

J. Michael Bernard, Thomas M. Cleary, John C. Dickey, Robert Hugh Ellis, Ross J. Davidson III

Business law quarterly—summer 2014

USA - August 25 2014 You may have encountered the term “bankruptcy remote”. It was coined to refer to a method of endowing a company with certain characteristics which…

Laura M. Callahan, Maria A. Diakoumakis

The SEC and FINRA sync-up on M&A brokers

USA - April 9 2014 In a recent no-action letter, the SEC's Division of Trading and Markets opened the door for M&A brokers to effect securities transactions in…

J. Michael Bernard, Thomas M. Cleary, John C. Dickey, Gerald T. Lievois, D. Richard McDonald

Business law quarterly - winter 2013

USA - January 10 2014 Under the Copyright Laws, copyright owners have the exclusive right to distribute copies of the copyrighted work. That exclusive right, however, is…

Maria A. Diakoumakis, Jeffrey A. Pine

Trademarks as search terms

USA - April 4 2013 An interesting case discussing several aspects of trademark law is Rosetta Stone Ltd. v. Google, Inc., decided in April this year by the United…