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FTC Looks to Influence Disclosures
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • August 10 2016

DJ Khaled’s Snapchat account has quickly risen in profile over the past year, with his continuous snaps about meals, music, and the keys to success


FTC’s Increase in Civil Penalties May Be Less than Meets the Eye
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • July 26 2016

There has been a lot of press about the fact that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently increased the civil penalties from $16,000 to $40,000


Copyright Tips for Political Campaigns and Their Consultants
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • July 19 2016

What do the campaigns of Sarah Palin, John McCain, Ted Cruz, Donald Trump, Newt Gingrich, Rand Paul, Ralph Nader, Ronald Reagan, Mike Huckabee


Government contractors toolkit - selling to the federal government
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • June 30 2010

The United States federal government is the largest consumer of goods and services in the world, with average purchases of more than $500 billion per year.


Supreme Court strikes down laws banning corporate expenditures
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2010

The Supreme Court issued its long-awaited decision in Citizens United v. FEC today.


Proposal rejected as technically unacceptable where the contractor attempted to limit the government’s rights in data
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • July 8 2009

A recent protest decision from the Government Accountability Office illustrates the importance of strictly complying with data rights clauses contained in solicitations.


The Federal government provides significant opportunities for asset managers looking to expand their business
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2009

In recent months, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation ("FDIC") has taken over dozens of banks.


EOUST issues debtor education notice of proposed rulemaking
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • November 15 2008

On Friday, November 14, 2008, the Executive Office for United States Trustees ("EOUST") issued for public comment a notice of proposed rulemaking setting forth procedures and criteria U.S. Trustees will use when considering applicants seeking to become approved providers of a personal financial management instructional course (the "Proposed Rule").


The National Defense Authorization Act for FY 09’s Clean Contracting Act mandates significant changes in federal acquisitions
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • October 28 2008

On October 14, 2008, President Bush signed the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009 (S. 3001) (“NDAA”).


Additional changes to proposed FAR amendment requiring contractor code of ethics and mandatory reporting of overpayments and violations
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • May 31 2008

The Civilian Agency Acquisition Council and the Defense Acquisition Regulation Council (“the Councils”) had previously proposed to amend the Federal Acquisition Regulation (“FAR”) to require a Contractor Code of Ethics and Business Conduct.