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Is the New York Road Runners Club Running a Sweepstakes or an Illegal Lottery?
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • January 27 2016

Is the New York City Marathon running an illegal lottery? According to a class action complaint filed in the Southern District of New York last week


Court Gives Backhand to Most of Plaintiff’s “Handmade” Vodka False Advertising Claims
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • December 19 2015

In a recent post on TheTMCA.com, we discussed how a California court held that the phrase "artfully crafted" was not a false or misleading


Instagram and the FreeLunch: FTC Guidelines on Social Media Endorsements
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • November 30 2015

With Thanksgiving behind us and the holiday season in full swing, many of us will be dining out at local restaurants and picking up sumptuous


Are Things Getting Nutty at the USPTO?
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • November 20 2015

As we enter the Thanksgiving and holiday season this year, it is particularly apropos to ponder the following question: Is the TTAB going nuts


Quirky question 215, are capped vacation plans now disfavored and should my company switch to an unlimited vacation plan?
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • January 2 2014

We have a new CFO who is upset by the huge amount of accrued vacation we have to carry on the books. We have a cap of two times the annual accrual. He


McDonalds sued in McPlayland ADA accommodation lawsuit
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • January 7 2013

Americans with Disability Act cases are a frequent topic of discussion on this blog. As a regular reader of new case filings, I have noticed an up tick in


Segwaying to new frontiers of accommodations under the ADA
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • September 6 2012

The Ninth Circuit has recently held that Disneyland must consider whether to allow disabled persons who prefer to do so use a Segway rather than a wheelchair.


Indian country and bankruptcy
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • July 16 2012

Pursuant to a June 27, 2012 tribal resolution, on July 2, 2012, the Santa Ysabel Resort and Casino filed a voluntary chapter 11 bankruptcy petition.


Wynn Resorts, Limited
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • April 16 2012

Several law firms have announced that they are investigating potential claims on behalf of shareholders of Wynn Resorts, Limited concerning possible breaches of fiduciary duties by the company or its fiduciaries.


Lac du Flambeau management contract decision
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • September 9 2011

A federal appellate court has affirmed a district court’s decision invalidating a $50,000,000 tribal bond indenture on grounds that the indenture was an unapproved management contract and void under the federal Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, 25 U.S.C. 2701 et seq.