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Loeb & Loeb LLP | USA | 11 Jul 2017
Luring the Unicorns SEC Expands Nonpublic Review of Registration Statements to All Filers
The Securities and Exchange Commission has extended to all private or newly public companies the opportunity for confidential submission and review of
Loeb & Loeb LLP | USA | 27 Jul 2011
Ousley v. Krasnow
Court of appeals affirms summary judgment in favor of defendant on plaintiff's breach of implied contact and breach of confidence claims, finding no evidence to support the inference that plaintiff's disclosure to defendant of concept for a television Bingo show was made based on a mutual understanding with defendant that the concept was confidential or that its disclosure was predicated on a promise to pay for any subsequent use.
Loeb & Loeb LLP | USA | 17 Mar 2011
Pitfalls of failing to acquire required consents when outsourcing-Xantel and Merck settle trade secrets dispute
Xantel, Inc. owns a manufacturing resource planning software system called AMAPS.
Loeb & Loeb LLP | USA | 18 Feb 2011
Connecticut bill would ban offshoring of document review
Connecticut state Representative Pat Dillon introduced a bill (HB 5083) that would prevent companies from offshoring the drafting, reviewing or analyzing of legal documents to unlicensed workers overseas.
Loeb & Loeb LLP | USA | 22 Sep 2010
Arista Records LLC v. Usenet.com, Inc.
Court rejects pro se defendant’s argument that $6,585,000 statutory copyright infringement damages award assessed in magistrate’s Report and Recommendation is so excessive as to violate due process under the Fourteenth Amendment.'
Loeb & Loeb LLP | USA | 18 Nov 2009
Lenz v. Universal Music Corp., et al.
Court upholds magistrate’s order granting motion to compel production of communications between in-house counsel, client, and third party where defendant failed to establish that communications were made to third party in furtherance of common legal interest.
Loeb & Loeb LLP | USA | 4 Nov 2009
Vent v. Mars Snackfood U.S., LLC
In a summary order, the Second Circuit affirms the district court’s dismissal of plaintiff’s idea misappropriation claim under New Jersey law against Mars relating to an idea to promote M&M candies; the court holds that plaintiff did not convey her idea in confidence.
Loeb & Loeb LLP | USA | 19 Aug 2009
DVD Copy Control Association, Inc. v. Kaleidescape, Inc.
California Court of Appeal reverses trial court’s decision and holds that defendant, who licensed CSS technology from plaintiff DVD CCA and developed a home entertainment system that allows a user to play a movie without the physical DVD, was bound by the General Specifications provided by plaintiff, even though that document was not specifically referenced in the DVD CCA standard license agreement.
Loeb & Loeb LLP | USA | 10 Aug 2009
Massachusetts Data Security Regulations require a "comprehensive written information security program"; covered entities have less than five months to comply
The clock is ticking for companies to comply with the Massachusetts Data Security Regulations.
Loeb & Loeb LLP | USA | 4 Aug 2009
FTC alleges sears.com and kmart.com failed to adequately disclose data collection practices
The FTC announced a settlement with Sears Holdings Management Company relating to tracking software available on the sears.com and kmart.com web sites.