Regulations/Compliance

 
 
  • Insider Trading Liability

    Steep sanctions and reputation damage to the company often follow an insider trading event. Insider trading can be an elusive concept, mostly because the law has developed primarily through the judiciary and administrative proceedings. No statute or...

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  • Senate Bill Would Send Tech Execs To Prison For Data Misuse

    In the wake of continuing privacy violations and what some perceived as tone-deaf Congressional testimony from Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, some senators are taking a close look at a bill first introduced last year by Senator Ron...

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  • Giuliani’s Foreign Clients: Is He a Lawyer, Consultant Or Lobbyist?

    Guliani has represented interests from Turkey, Romania and Ukraine, among other venues. How those representations should be characterized is debatable, and it’s now being debated in the context of the Trump impeachment inquiry, with possible legal implications...

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  • Fearing Liability, Waste Management Won’t Pick Up Deer Carcasses

    The waste disposal company had contracted with the state of Minnesota to pick up designated dumpsters which the state had situated in counties where there was some fear of chronic wasting disease showing up in deer. The...

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  • A Case That Could Shake Up School Systems Nationwide

    A case now before the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals is one of two nationwide that could bring, as one law school professor puts it, “enormous, almost earth-shattering change in terms of educational funding and educational opportunity.”...

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  • Workplace Shootings: The Three Ps

    It’s a possibility that unfortunately these days cannot be discounted. With that in mind, the author of identifies three essential components of a strategy...

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  • Congress May Be Getting Serious About Content Regulation

    Representatives of Google and Reddit appeared before a joint House committee, along with some industry experts, and were subjected to a bipartisan grilling. This is new territory, according to website Wired: Unlike previous hearings on internet content...

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  • Ransom Attack Hits A Case-Management Provider; Client Law Firms Feel The Pinch

    One of the nation’s largest case-management firms has been targeted by a ransomware attack. Early in October, it alerted customers regarding what it first characterized as a security breach caused by a.....

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  • Indiana AG Faces Possible Loss Of License Over Groping Charge

    A classic he-said she-said tribunal, as he faced a hearing before the Indiana Supreme Court Disciplinary Commission. Republican AG Curtis Hill has been...

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  • Preparing For The California Consumer Privacy Act

    U.S. privacy law will be fundamentally changed on January 1, when the California Consumer Privacy Act becomes effective. Covered businesses will need to provide California residents with a number of privacy-related rights, including the right to know...

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