California recently passed several laws requiring certain climate-related corporate disclosures, including, for example, regarding emissions and climate-related financial risk.
Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
David Griffel and David Wermuth with associate Sarah McNeill authored the Hedge Fund Law Report article, "IRS Wins Round One Over Meaning of ‘Limited Partner' for Self-Employment Income Purposes."
Winston & Strawn LLP
On January 31, 2024, the New York Stock Exchange (the NYSE or the Exchange) issued its annual Listed Company Compliance Guidance Memo for 2024.
Crowell & Moring LLP
Online platforms and other hosting providers will have to adapt the design of their platform and their terms of service to allow users to notify the presence of "illegal content."
Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
As our readers are aware, last October, the New York State Gaming Commission ("GC" or the "Commission") adopted New York Rule 5602.1(a)(4)...
The NYDFS issued final supervisory guidance requiring New York-licensed or chartered banking institutions and financial services companies to establish and maintain a framework...
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
On January 18, 2024, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) discussed its long-anticipated proposed changes for the Children's Online Privacy Protection Rule (COPPA) in an open meeting.
Maron Marvel Bradley Anderson & Tardy
The risk of a large verdict has always been a major factor in any litigation. In recent years, the potential for a punitive damages instruction reaching a jury and a consequent verdict has grown as well.
On February 12, 2024, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) announced guidance and a request for comments regarding evaluating inventorship for artificial intelligence (AI) assisted inventions.
Teradyne, a Massachusetts-based supplier of semiconductor testing equipment, has reportedly pulled $1 billion of manufacturing equipment out of China in 2023 following export controls on advanced computing materials and semiconductors issued by the Bureau of Industry and Security in 2022 and 2023.
Arnold & Porter
The BIOSECURE Act (H.R. 7085), which has the potential to severely restrict the ability of U.S. biopharmaceutical companies to collaborate with certain Chinese entities without losing the ability to contract with the U.S. government, has made headlines in recent weeks.
Winston & Strawn LLP
On February 7, 2024, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced charges against TradeStation Crypto, Inc. (TradeStation) for "failing to register the offer and sale of a crypto lending...
On January 8, 2024, the Digital Assets and Blockchain Technology Subcommittee (the Subcommittee) of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission's (CFTC) Technology...
Ropes & Gray LLP
In an effort to bolster transparency and accountability within the financial services sector, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has begun an examination of non-financial misconduct (NFM) among regulated entities.
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
It's now been more than four months since the Building Safety Act 2022 (BSA) introduced new requirements that sought to improve the overall safety of high-rise buildings that have...
Two recent developments involving the National Labor Relations Board's scrutiny of restrictive covenant agreements, per its general counsel's Memorandum 23-08, have provided a mix of good and bad news for employers.
Greenberg Traurig, LLP
This GT Newsletter summarizes recent class-action decisions from across the United States.
Following its inaugural case against Open Text (Carbonite) in December 2023, TG--2006 Holdings, LLC has now filed an array of suits in myriad districts...
RecepTrexx LLC has expanded two of its three litigation campaigns, adding suits against Bose (2:24-cv-00060), VIZIO (3:24-cv-00239)...
In February 2022, Mullen Industries LLC sued Apple in the Western District of Texas over the provision of devices (e.g., Apple Watches, iPhones, iPads, and iPods)...