In a recent decision of the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench, Bard v Canadian Natural Resources, 2016 ABQB 267, the Court considered issues respecting
When does a claimant need to give credit for the benefits which have resulted from a breach of contract? Aside from commercial contract claims this
In an appeal between two parties to a contract for marketing and selling Defendant’s Accounting practices in various states, the U.S. Court of
On May 30, 2013, a federal judge in Virginia dismissed a tax consultant's trade secrets misappropriation claim against its telecomm customers, ruling
A federal judge sitting in New York but applying Maryland law recently held that a Directors and Officers (D&O) insurer is not required to provide insurance coverage because the policyholder breached the policy’s consent-to-settle provision when it settled a securities class action without obtaining the carrier’s prior approval.
In light of the increased dependence on digital technologies by public companies and the increasing frequency and severity of cyber incidents, the Division of Corporation Finance of the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) issued guidance on October 13, 2011, regarding the disclosure obligations of public companies relating to cybersecurity risks and cyber incidents.
On October 13, 2011, the Division of Corporation Finance of the Securities and Exchange Commission issued guidance regarding the disclosure obligations of public companies relating to cybersecurity risks and cyber incidents.
On November 7, 2011, the U.S. Supreme Court decided KPMG LLP v. Cocchi, No. 10-1521, holding that under the Federal Arbitration Act (FAA), a court must determine the arbitrability of each claim separately and may not deny arbitration entirely because it finds only some of the claims to be non-arbitrable.
The U.S. Department of Labor Administrative Review Board (ARB) has concluded in Menendez v. Halliburton, Inc., that an employer's release of a whistleblower's identity to other employees violated the whistleblower's right to confidentiality, which by itself constituted an adverse action against the whistleblower and thus violated the anti-retaliation provisions of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX).
Gloria Figel established a trust for the benefit of her son, Terry, and grandson, Spencer, with Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. as trustee.