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9th Circuit Holds That Reasonableness of Delay in Filing Suit Was an Issue of Material Fact in Eat Right Foods v. Whole Foods
  • Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
  • USA
  • February 9 2018

In Eat Right Foods Ltd. v. Whole Foods, Inc., No. 15-35524 (9th Cir. 2018), the Ninth Circuit vacated the district court’s grant of summary judgment


Shareholder Activism at Retailers in 2018
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • February 7 2018

Once the sole province of hedge funds and special interest groups, many mainstream institutional investors have now also embraced a more activist


Ninth Circuit Finds That Disputed Material Facts Prevent Summary Judgment on Whole Foods’ Laches Defense
  • Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
  • USA
  • February 5 2018

On January 29, 2018, the Ninth Circuit vacated the district court’s grant of summary judgment in favor of Whole Foods and remanded on the ground that


Consumer and financial services power into 2018
  • White & Case LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2018

The consumer, energy, financial services and tech sectors had standout years in 2017


Industry Consolidation to Drive CG&R Deal Activity in 2018
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Global
  • January 29 2018

It’s nearly impossible to talk about M&A trends in the Consumer Goods and Retail (CG&R) sector without mentioning Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods


What Does Tax Reform Mean for Retail?
  • Goulston & Storrs PC
  • USA
  • January 24 2018

We all know now that the federal corporate tax rate for many retailers is dropping this year from an industry effective average rate of 32.9 to 21


Teavana and Whole Foods: Is the Pendulum Swinging in Favor of Protecting Mall Landlords Against Strategic Tenant Closures?
  • Goulston & Storrs PC
  • USA
  • December 20 2017

As mall landlords continue to see substantial tenant vacancies, some landlords have begun to challenge solvent tenants who decide to go dark before


A new era for retail: e-commerce comes to grocery
  • Sotos LLP
  • Canada
  • December 19 2017

Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods earlier this year has sparked speculation in the grocery industry about the future of its traditional business


Current NLRB Signals Upcoming Changes to Labor Law
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2017

The General Counsel memorandum can be viewed as a roadmap of what actions the current NLRB may take in the future. Three recent steps by the National


New NLRB General Counsel Ready to Shake Things Up
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2017

On December 1, 2017, Peter Robb, the new General Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), issued a memorandum entitled “Mandatory