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Looted Art LegislationHEAR Act and Foreign Cultural Exchange Jurisdictional Clarification Act Set to Become Law
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • December 12 2016

Congress has passed and President Obama is expected to sign two bills related to looted art and the availability of U.S. courts to hear disputes over


Leahy-Smith America Invents Act
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • March 14 2013

On September 16, 2011, President Obama signed into law the Leahy- Smith America Invents Act. Highlights of the changes to U.S. Patent Law include the


House passes European Union Emissions Trading Scheme Prohibition Act
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA, European Union
  • October 26 2011

By a consent vote last Thursday, October 20, 2011 and after less than an hour of debate, the United States House of Representatives approved H.R. 2594, the “European Union Emissions Trading Scheme Prohibition Act.”


3 lessons from 3Leaf: what to learn from the ongoing match-up between Huawei and CFIUS
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2011

This past week saw Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., the astoundingly successful Chinese manufacturer of mobile telecom equipment, take a difficult step and back away from a confrontation that might have directly involved President Obama as an adversary.


Bonus depreciation extended for 2010
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • October 12 2010

On September 27, 2010, President Obama signed into law the "Small Business Jobs Act of 2010."


Man bites dog: Congress lobbies CFIUS on steel development joint venture
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA, China
  • August 4 2010

As widely reported, 50 members of the U.S. Congressional Steel Caucus sent a letter to Secretary of the Treasury Geithner on July 2 asking the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) to “thoroughly investigate” a Chinese investment in a Mississippi steel project on grounds that it would permit the Chinese government to exploit the American market through a U.S.-based business and possibly threaten national security.


The Dodd-Frank Act what public companies should be doing now
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • July 26 2010

On July 21, 2010, President Obama signed into law what is being called the most sweeping set of financial reforms since the Great Depression.


Alexander A. Notopoulos, Jr.
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP


Christopher T. McWhinney
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP