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Supreme Court Rules on Whistleblower Reporting to SEC
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • February 23 2018

The U.S. Supreme Court unanimously held in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. v. Somers that whistleblowers must report alleged misconduct to the Securities


False Claims Act: Circuit Court Questionably Construes Scienter Requirement
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • June 21 2017

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit recently issued an opinion addressing the False Claims Act's intent requirement. U.S. ex rel. Phalp


From the Top: U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Case on Scope of Section 546(e)'s Safe Harbor
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • May 1 2017

On May 1, 2017, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear Merit Management Group v. FTI Consulting, No. 16-784, on appeal from the U.S. Court of Appeals


From the Top in Brief - JulyAugust 2016
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • August 8 2016

The U.S. Supreme Court has handed down two rulings thus far in 2016 (October 2015 Term) involving issues of bankruptcy law. In the first, Husky Int’l


Madden v. Midland Funding, LLC: Solicitor General Recommends Against Certiorari but Explains Flaws in the Second Circuit's Controversial Decision
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • May 27 2016

This week, the Solicitor General filed a brief recommending that the U.S. Supreme Court deny certiorari in Madden v. Midland Funding, LLC because of


Supreme Court Rules Class-Action Wage-and-Hour Plaintiffs Can Rely on Statistical Analysis to Calculate Average Uncompensated Work Time
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • March 28 2016

The United States Supreme Court resolved a circuit split by holding that class-action wage-and-hour plaintiffs may rely on statistical analysis to


Supreme Court holds reverse payment settlements potentially anticompetitive further guidance awaits
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • June 29 2013

The Supreme Court issued its opinion in FTC v. Actavis, Inc., No. 12-416, a case with the potential to have far-reaching effects both within the


CompuCredit Corp. v. Greenwood: the Supreme Court revisits binding arbitration clauses in the consumer finance context
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • October 27 2011

Oral argument in CompuCredit Corp. v. Greenwood, No. 10-948, (argument held October 11, 2011) addressing the "Credit Repair Organizations Act," has confirmed that the Supreme Court appears ready to define the potential reach of its decision in AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion, 131 S. Ct. 1740 (2011), when called upon to do so by federal statutes.


Seventh Circuit rules that secured creditors must be given the right to credit-bid
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • October 13 2011

In this article, we will review some of the recent developments in the way schemes of arrangement under English law have been used and some of the legal issues that have arisen.


First Circuit expands definition of "false or fraudulent" claim under the FCA
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • September 6 2011

In US ex rel. Hutcheson v. Blackstone Medical Inc., decided on June 1, 2011, the First Circuit declined to "adopt any categorical rules as to what counts as a materially false or fraudulent claim under the FCA."