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FDA Issues Draft Guidances to Scale Back Regulation of Digital Health Software
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • December 13 2017

On December 8, 2017, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") issued two draft guidance documents that describe types of software functions that


Judicial Independence & The PTAB
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • December 12 2017

As I have pointed out previously, the Board struggles to issue precedential decisions. This is because the Board (now approaching 300 judges) must


EU Blacklisting of Tax Havens
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • OECD, European Union
  • December 12 2017

After months of screening global tax policies by the European Council's Code of Conduct Group, the EU has finalised its tax-haven blacklist - a list


Sports wagering
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • December 7 2017

One of the most closely watched cases of this year’s U.S. Supreme Court docket is Christie et al v. National Collegiate Athletic Association et al


IRS Updates Employer Shared Responsibility Payment Information
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • December 7 2017

Last month, the IRS provided guidance regarding the procedures it will use to propose and assess employer shared responsibility payments under the


Supreme Court Searches for Fourth Amendment Line for the Digital Economy
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2017

On November 29, 2017, the Supreme Court heard oral argument in Carpenter v. United States. The Court’s decision could have critical implications for


IRS Notice Provides Guidance on Use of Donor Advised Funds for Pledges and Charity Events
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2017

On December 4, 2017, the IRS released a notice1 that describes proposed guidance the IRS and Treasury are considering with respect to donor advised


PTAB Collects Amici on Tribal Immunity Dispute
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2017

Previously I explained that the 7th amendment argument in Oil States and the 11th amendment argument for sovereign immunity from the PTAB are both


Senate Passes Tax Reform Bill
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • December 4 2017

On December 2, 2017, the Senate narrowly passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the Senate Republicans’ version of tax reform legislation. With this vote


Rosenstein Announces Permanent FCPA “Pilot Program,” Presumption of Declination When Self-Reporting, but Difficult Choices Remain
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • December 4 2017

On Wednesday, November 29, 2017, in remarks at the 34th International Conference on the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (“FCPA”), Deputy Attorney