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The Fair Debt Collection Practices Acthope on the horizon for debt collectors?
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • April 9 2013

Debt collection is big businesseasily a multibillion-dollar industry. In 2012, approximately 30 million individuals, or 14 percent of American


Scope of Uniform Trade Secrets Act trimmed by Arizona Supreme Court
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • December 1 2014

A recent Opinion issued by the Arizona Supreme Court highlights a noteworthy dichotomy in the way various states interpret the pre-emptive effect of


Keeping clear of ADA accessible route claims the Ninth Circuit discusses what constitutes temporary obstructions
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • March 13 2015

On March 5, 2015, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued an opinion in Chapman v. Pier 1 Imports (U.S.) Inc., 2015 WL 925586


Take 5: views you can use
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • July 11 2013

In the area of trade secrets and non-compete law, there continue to be notable developments at the state and federal levels. Here are five recent


A reaffirmation of the Seventh Circuit's reluctance to permit filing under seal
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • October 1 2013

Courts in the Seventh Circuit don't like to permit parties to file documents under seal. That philosophy is evident in many places, including Seventh


Drafting your factoring agreement to help achieve a “true sale” : International Factoring Association Webinar June 30, 2015
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • July 9 2015

Under English common law, from 1300 or so to the late 1800s ,commercial factors were sales agents for their principals, often sellers of raw materials


Violation of a non-compete agreement which was fundamental to a purchase and sale transaction nixes the deal
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • January 7 2013

On December 21, 2012, the Supreme Court of New Hampshire, in Ellis v. Candia Trailers & Snow Equipment, Inc., found that a non-compete agreement was a


Contractual clause requiring return of confidential information at termination helps former employer obtain injunction on misappropriation claim
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • January 3 2013

Trade secret misappropriation cases turn on details. Accordingly, it is always interesting to see the particular details which tilt a court's decision one


Validating the voidable: a guide to the new procedures to ratify defective corporate acts under Delaware law
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • September 9 2013

On June 30, 2013, the governor of the State of Delaware signed legislation that amends the Delaware General Corporation Law ("DGCL"). Among the


DC Circuit strongly reaffirms the applicability of the attorney-client privilege to internal compliance investigations
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • July 1 2014

Especially in the District of Columbia Circuit, the home base for many fraud cases in which the government is opposed to health care providers and