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A crash course on Australia's cyber security landscape before mandatory data breach notification begins
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • December 7 2017

Cyber crime is becoming more sophisticated, as are the measures to defend against it. But the most prominent attacks are the most basic and can be


Italy: a perfect review of principles
  • Bugnion SpA
  • Italy
  • August 29 2016

One of an attorney’s favourite things is a good Supreme Court judgment that sums up the most important issues regarding a specific matter and sets


Smart cities need smart laws
  • Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • July 14 2016

What makes a "smart city" smart? Increasingly, the answer lies in the deployment of connected devices and the "internet of things" (IoT). From traffic


Texas High Court limits interdependent expert opinions
  • Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • USA
  • June 9 2015

In a recent opinion in Gharda USA, Inc. v. Control Solutions, Inc., No. 12-0987, --S.W.3d--, 2015 WL 2148058, at 9 (Tex. May 8, 2015), the Supreme


Analysis of Pennsylvania's proposed aggregation guidance
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • October 13 2011

Yesterday, we reported on the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection’s (DEP) announcement of a proposed technical guidance for single stationary source determinations for oil and gas operations (the Single Source Guidance


Is maintenance a meal ticket for life? Should courts actively encourage maintenance recipients to strive to become more self-sufficient?
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • October 6 2011

Maintenance or periodical payments - known as alimony in the USA is the ongoing payment after the end of a marriage by one spouse to the other


The French Competition Authority handled two transactions as a single merger based on de facto interdependence
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • France
  • September 30 2011

The French Competition Authority has clarified the conditions under which it will consider that two parallel transactions constitute a single merger in order to apply the thresholds and for the assessment of the case


Bereavement leave rights to same-sex partners
  • Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP
  • USA
  • September 12 2011

New York employers who provide bereavement leave for the death of an employee's spouse or the child, parent or other relative of the spouse, must provide the same leave to an employee for the death of the employee's same-sex committed partner or the child, parent or other relative of the same-sex committed partner


"Step-transaction doctrine" analysis
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • June 29 2011

The "step-transaction doctrine" was recently analyzed by the Delaware Court of Chancery in Liberty Media Corporation and Liberty Media, LLC v. The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, N.A


Delaware Chancery Court sets out test for aggregating a series of transactions for purposes of determining whether a sale of substantially all assets occurred
  • Herrick Feinstein LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2011

The Delaware Chancery Court has set out a three-part test to determine when a series of transactions should be aggregated for the purpose of determining whether a sale of "substantially all assets" has occurred