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Key distinctions between distributors and agents

USA - July 25 2013 Many foreign companies elect to engage a distributor in the U.S. in order to profit from the distributor's experience and existing sales channels. It

Understanding HIPAA: including print and copy machines in your business’s compliance plan

USA - July 13 2010 As one managed health care plan recently learned, overlooking copy and print machines when implementing HIPAA privacy and security measures is a costly mistake

IRS clarifies manufacturing exception, addresses contract manufacturers

USA - October 24 2013 In a recent private letter ruling, PLR 201340010, the Internal Revenue Service (the "IRS") provides us with insights into meeting the "manufacturing

ITAR what government contractors need to know

USA - February 8 2012 There is an area of regulation that is of vital importance to government contracting firms the ITAR

Lawsuits Regarding ADA-Compliant Websites Spike in 2018

USA - December 12 2018 When discussing the accessibility requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act ("ADA"),1 most would think of handicapped ramps, accessible

Treasury, IRS Deem Proposed Regulations Under Sec. 2704 Put Undue Burden on Taxpayers

USA - July 12 2017 The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the IRS, in Notice 2017-38, have identified the proposed regulations (the "Proposed Regulations") under 2704

Export control laws for the General Counsel

USA - June 5 2015 You are the chief legal officer of a U.S. company. Your CEO walks into your office and announces that your company is about to conclude its first

CFPB updates mortgage rules readiness guide

USA - January 3 2014 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (the "CFPB") recently issued the 2013 CFPB Dodd-Frank Mortgage Rules Readiness Guide, Version 2.0. The

Banking agencies publish supplemental final rules on Dodd-Frank requirements for appraisals for higher-risk mortgage loans

USA - January 2 2014 On Thursday, December 26, 2013, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, National Credit