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Can a whistleblower disclose what has already been reported?
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • August 21 2014

In California, employees who blow the whistle are protected from retaliation by Labor Code 1102.5(b) which provides: An employer, or any person


Those who hold themselves apart seem to be getting all the attention
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • June 10 2014

Who knew that abstentions were so newsworthy? Here are three recent news stories involving abstentions at annual meetings: Warren Buffett Defends


An epic question: is this pay ratio too large, too small or just right?
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • May 27 2014

California's corporate tax rate is currently 8.84. According to the California Taxpayer's Association, only nine states (Alaska, Connecticut


Delaware court rules Nevada law governs but applies Delaware law
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2014

Although there are many significant differences between the corporate laws of Nevada and Delaware, the Nevada Supreme Court has often looked across


Looking for the list of OTC margin stocks? You’ll find it in California’s new LLC Act
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • May 22 2014

When originally enacted, the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 banned brokers and dealers from extending margin credit on over-the-counter (OTC)


Secretary of state changes forms and procedures for LLC filings
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • January 6 2014

Novelty does not mean better. With the change from 2013 to 2014, California repealed, albeit unconstitutionally, the Beverly-Killea Limited Liability


Court rules private fund data are not public records
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • December 23 2013

Private equity and venture capital funds like public pension fund money but they don't necessarily like the consequences of having the government


Does the SEC’s Regulation A proposal defy Congress’ clear intent?
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • December 20 2013

This week's announcement by the Securities and Exchange Commission that it is proposing amendments to update and expand Regulation A has attracted


Numera senatum! Broker non-votes and the quorum problem
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • December 19 2013

In ancient Rome, the Senate could not conduct business unless a quorum was present. A senator wishing to delay action by the Senate could demand a


“Wherever you go, there you are”, but will you be in the proper county?
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • December 18 2013

The California General Corporation Law makes numerous references to the "proper county". For example, Corporations Code Section 304 empowers the