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By John Lewis
Prior bills have attempted, unsuccessfully, to eliminate individual arbitration as a means to resolve employment disputes.
By BakerHostetler  
Once completely obscure, fidget spinners are now a thing. Meaning that their existence, if not their actual purpose, has become known to you.
By Carl Hittinger, Tyson Herrold
As we discussed in our May 2017 article, the current head of the DOJ's Antitrust Division, Makan Delrahim...
By Camille Bent
On October 25, 2017, the Hedge Fund Industry Practice team hosted an event at the New York Yacht Club titled "Chair Clayton's Impact at the SEC.
By Jonathan Barr, Marco Molina
The revised FCPA Corporate Enforcement Policy has two main components. First, the policy provides that if a company voluntarily self-discloses misconduct, fully cooperates...
By Michael Ferguson, Christian Jones, Adam Higgins, Tyler Thompson
Congressional Republicans face a Friday deadline to approve a stopgap budget bill to avert a government shutdown
By Brian P Bartish
With another Thanksgiving and another Black Friday having come and gone the holiday shopping season is in full swing yet again.
By John Lewis
Employers, plaintiffs, and courts continue to grapple with the difficult issue of the interplay between the California Private Attorneys General Act ("PAGA") and arbitration agreements.
By Carey Busen
Amendments to Federal Rules of Evidence 803 and 902 will become effective on Dec. 1 and will "govern in all proceedings thereafter commenced and, insofar as just, all proceedings then pending."
By Hannah Choate, Lana Muranovic, Kerry T. Scarlott
The Trump Administration has been active on the sanctions front as a means of asserting United States foreign policy and national security interests.
By Michael Ferguson, Christian Jones, Adam Higgins, Tyler Thompson
Lawmakers returning to Capitol Hill this week after the Thanksgiving recess face a daunting series of tax and budget deadlines ...
By Jeffrey Paravano, Paul Schmidt
On Nov. 16, 2017, the House passed its tax reform bill, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. The bill materially changes taxation of pass-through income from partnerships, LLCs taxed as partnerships and S corporations.
By Danyll W. Foix
President Trump's head of the Department of Justice's Antitrust Division, Makan Delrahim, recently explained that the division will cut back on behavioral commitments such as consent orders...
By Kristen N. Hawes
On November 14, 2017, the Seventh Circuit issued its third opinion ending a class action that was almost a decade old. Holtzman v. Turza, No. 17-2330, 2017 WL 5450484 (7th Cir. Nov. 14, 2017).
By Jason Zachary
On Nov. 1, 2017, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued Staff Legal Bulletin (SLB) No.14I to provide additional ...
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