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  • Real Estate Weekly

    Issue number #64-27 (May 2019) of publication Real Estate Weekly is now available

    May 21, 2019 6:05 AM

  • The Humanist

    Issue number #79-3 (May 2019) of publication The Humanist is now available

    May 21, 2019 6:05 AM

  • Florida Bar Journal

    Issue number #93-3 (May 2019) of publication Florida Bar Journal is now available

    May 21, 2019 6:05 AM

  • Diverse Issues in Higher Education

    Issue number #36-6 (May 2019) of publication Diverse Issues in Higher Education is now available

    May 21, 2019 6:05 AM

  • Environmental Law

    Issue number #49-1 (January 2019) of publication Environmental Law is now available

    May 21, 2019 6:04 AM

  • Montana Business Quarterly

    Issue number #57-1 (March 2019) of publication Montana Business Quarterly is now available

    May 21, 2019 6:04 AM

  • California CPA

    Issue number #87-9 (May 2019) of publication California CPA is now available

    May 21, 2019 6:04 AM

  • Louisiana Court: Law Doesn't Prohibit Forum Selection Clause in Commercial Policy.

    “The Louisiana Supreme Court has determined that state law does not expressly prohibit a clause in a commercial property insurance policy that specifies that any coverage dispute ending up in litigation must be heard in a forum, or venue, named in the policy. The high court made that determination in Creekstone Juban I, L.L.C. v. XL Insurance America, Inc., a case that concerns a dispute over claims related to flood damage to commercial property in Louisiana.” See Article.

    May 20, 2019 10:20 PM

  • Trump Administration Appeals District Court Order On Pay Data

    “The Trump Administration has appealed a District Court decision ordering the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission to collect pay data from employers by September 30, 2019. In announcing the appeal on its website, the EEOC advised employers that the appeal did not affect the September due date. The Department of Justice filed the notice of appeal on May 3, 2019. A day earlier, the EEOC had announced that it would collect 2017 and 2018 pay data beginning in mid-July and that employers had until September 30 to submit the pay data.” See Article.

    May 20, 2019 10:16 PM

  • U.S. Supreme Court overrules Nevada v. Hall

    On May 13, the U.S. Supreme Court overruled Nevada v. Hall and held that “States retain their sovereign immunity from private suits brought in courts of other States.” See Decision.

    May 20, 2019 10:12 PM

  • Georgia Gov Suspends Insurance Commissioner Beck Over Indictment.

    “Georgia Governor Brian Kemp has suspended Insurance Commissioner Jim Beck from his position while he faces a 38-count indictment from a federal grand jury. On May 16, Kemp issued an executive order suspending Beck, effective immediately.” See Article.

    May 20, 2019 10:11 PM

  • Missouri legislators pass bill banning abortion after 8 weeks

    On May 17, the Missouri legislature voted to pass HB126. This legislation, if signed by the governor, would prohibit abortions after 8 weeks with an exception for medical emergencies. See Bill.

    May 20, 2019 10:11 PM

  • Fed Circuit Rules ITC Decisions On Trademark Issues Do Not Have Preclusive Effect In District Court

    “[Recently], the Federal Circuit held that the International Trade Commission's decisions "pertaining to trademark infringement or validity are not entitled to preclusive effect in the district courts." See Article.

    May 20, 2019 10:10 PM

  • California Federal Court Finds Plaintiff Failed To Adequately Allege That Slack-Fill Did Not Serve A Functional Purpose

    “The Hon. Philip S. Gutierrez of the Central District of California recently dismissed a class-action complaint filed against Boulder Brands USA, Inc. (Defendant). Mark Cordes (Plaintiff) filed the action under California's Consumer Legal Remedies Act (CLRA), Cal. Civ. Code §§ 1750, et seq., alleging that the amount of "slack-fill" (the empty space inside a product's container) in Defendant's Glutino Gluten Free Fudge Covered Pretzels (the Product) deceives consumers into believing the opaque packages contain more pretzels than they actually do.” See Article.

    May 20, 2019 10:09 PM

  • SC Appeals Court Holds Insurance Does Not Cover Damages Arising From Sewage Odors

    “The South Carolina Court of Appeals has recently joined a growing number of states that have classified foul odors as pollutants and, therefore, excludable from insurance coverage.” See Article.

    May 20, 2019 10:08 PM

  • Georgia Bar Journal

    Issue number #2019 (January 2019) of publication Georgia Bar Journal is now available

    May 18, 2019 2:48 PM

  • The New American

    Issue number #35-8 (April 2019) of publication The New American is now available

    May 18, 2019 11:19 AM

  • New content

    A resource has been added Appraisal Journal

    May 18, 2019 3:19 AM

  • EPA Seeks Comments On Draft Interim Recommendations For Addressing Emerging Contaminants PFOA And PFOS In Groundwater

    “EPA has released its Draft Interim Recommendations for Addressing Groundwater Contaminated with Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and Perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) for public review and comment as part of the Agency's PFAS Action Plan commitments...The 45-day public comment period will close on June 10, 2019.” See Article.

    May 17, 2019 9:21 PM

  • President Trump signs “Executive Order on Securing the Information and Communications Technology and Services Supply Chain”

    On May 15, President Trump signed an Executive Order on “Securing the Information and Communications Technology and Services Supply Chain.” The order prohibits the use, acquisition, transfer, installation, etc. “by any person, or with respect to any property, subject to the jurisdiction of the United States, where the transaction involves any property in which any foreign country or a national thereof has any interest...” See Executive Order.

    May 17, 2019 9:20 PM

  • HHS Finalizes Rule Requiring Disclosure Of Prescription Drug Prices On Television

    “The United States Department of Health and Human Services finalized a new rule that requires most television commercial advertising for prescription drugs to disclose their list prices. The rule will go into effect in July...Specifically, the rule requires that, when advertising prescription drugs that are covered by Medicare or Medicaid on television (which includes broadcast, cable, streaming, and satellite), the commercial must disclose on-screen the drug's list price for a thirty day supply or typical course of treatment. The rule does not require the disclosure of prices, however, when the price is less than $35.” See Article.

    May 17, 2019 9:19 PM

  • President Trump reveals plan to modernize the immigration system

    On May 16, President Trump unveiled his plan to modify immigration to the United States. He noted on the changes being made to the physical border and also discussed legal changes. President Trump stated that he would like to change the percent of highly skilled immigration from 12 percent to 57 percent and reducing those admitted by random chance. See Statement.

    May 17, 2019 9:18 PM

  • DOJ Releases Guidelines For Cooperation Credit And Reduced Penalties

    “On May 7, 2019, the U.S. Department of Justice ("DOJ") released guidelines that outline certain factors DOJ will consider when potentially providing credit to individuals and companies for cooperation and transparency during civil False Claims Act ("FCA") investigations. In both the guidelines and accompanying press release, DOJ expressed its intent to further incentivize companies to self-disclose possible false claims or misconduct to enable the government "to make itself whole from" previously unknown losses and preserve relevant evidence.” See Article.

    May 17, 2019 9:17 PM

  • San Francisco passes ordinance limiting acquisition of surveillance technology

    On Tuesday, May 14, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted in favor of an ordinance that will prevent city departments from acquiring or entering into agreements to acquire facial recognition surveillance technology without the Board of Supervisors approval. See Ordinance.

    May 17, 2019 9:17 PM

  • Tenth Circuit Affirms Extraterritorial Reach Of SEC Enforcement Of The Federal Securities Laws

    “In the Traffic Monsoon litigation, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit held that the enforcement provisions of the Securities Act and the Exchange Act reach Traffic Monsoon's sales to customers outside of the United States. The implications of this decision are significant. This is the first Circuit Court decision to interpret Section 929P(b) of Dodd-Frank, and the first to adopt the position that Dodd-Frank limited Morrison's application to allow for the enforcement provisions of the 1933 and 1934 Acts to apply extraterritorially.” See Article.

    May 17, 2019 9:15 PM

  • U.S. Supreme Court: iPhone owners are direct purchasers from Apple and can sue for alleged monopolization

    On May 13, the U.S. Supreme Court held that iPhone owners were direct purchasers from Apple under Illinois Brick Co. v. Illinois and as such could sue for alleged monopolization. In this case, the plaintiff, iPhone owners, filed suit alleging that Apple unlawfully monopolized the aftermarket for iPhone apps. Apple argued that the iPhone owners could not sue because they were not direct purchasers from Apple under Illinois Brick Co. v. Illinois. See Decision.

    May 17, 2019 9:13 PM

  • Court Finds Knoedler Gallery Owner May Be Liable for Fraud Over Fakes

    “In a warning shot to gallery owners, a New York federal court has sent to trial two collectors' claims that Michael Hammer and his company 8-31 Holdings, which owned the now defunct Knoedler gallery, are liable for fraud the gallery allegedly committed in selling forgeries.” See Article.

    May 17, 2019 9:10 PM

  • Arkansas Business

    Issue number #36-16 (April 2019) of publication Arkansas Business is now available

    May 17, 2019 5:30 AM

  • Los Angeles Business Journal

    Issue number #41-16 (April 2019) of publication Los Angeles Business Journal is now available

    May 17, 2019 5:30 AM

  • AirGuide Business

    Issue number #2019 (April 2019) of publication AirGuide Business is now available

    May 17, 2019 5:29 AM