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9th Circuit Says CPUC's Standard Contract And Re-MAT Program For Certain Renewable Generators Are Not PURPA Compliant
In a recent opinion, the Ninth Circuit held that the California Public Utilities Commission's (CPUC) Renewable Market Adjusting Tariff (Re-MAT) program and alternative Qualifying Facility (QF)
United States
16 Aug 2019
The Benefits Of The International Commercial Courts Of Paris In French-American Commercial Litigations
On February 7, 2018, the Commercial and Appellate Courts of Paris officialized the creation, for each of them, of a chamber dedicated to resolving international commercial litigations.
United States
12 Jul 2019
Commercial Division Denies Plaintiff's Request For Additional Time To Serve Complaint After Plaintiff LLC Failed To Appear Through Counsel
Pursuant to New York Civil Practice Law and Rules § 306-b, a plaintiff is required to serve a summons and complaint within 120 days of commencing an action.
United States
26 Apr 2019
Chief Judge DiFiore Announces Expansion Of Commercial Division To Bronx County
During her annual State of Our Judiciary speech on February 26, 2019, Chief Judge Janet DiFiore announced that the Commercial Division would be expanding to Bronx County.
United States
16 Apr 2019
VA Vendors Beware: Mind The Company You Keep; It's Time For A Compliance Checkup
Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) acquisitions are about to get a lot more attention – from the VA Office of Inspector General (OIG), the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), and possibly Congress, as well.
United States
10 Apr 2019
OFCCP Issues Contractor Friendly Directives That Aim To Streamline Investigative Processes And Decrease Contractor Guesswork
Directly in line with the U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Federal Contract Compliance Program's (OFCCP) new policy emphasis on agency transparency, accountability, efficiency and collaborative resolution.
United States
3 Jan 2019
Blog Series Part 6: CMS Proposed Rule On Policy And Technical Changes To The Medicare Advantage, Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit, Medicaid Fee-For-Service And Medicaid Managed Care Programs For Years 2020 And 2021
This part 6 of our 7 part series focuses on the provisions regarding dual special needs plans ("D-SNPs") released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services ("CMS") in the proposed rule...
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19 Nov 2018
Seeking To Allege General Jurisdiction In New York? Corporate Registration Is Not Enough
Traditionally, registering to do business in New York was sufficient to subject a corporate defendant to general personal jurisdiction in the state.
United States
14 Sep 2018
Commercial Division Rule Revisions Continue To Promote Efficiency In Complex Cases
In an effort to streamline litigation in the Commercial Division, the Commercial Division Advisory Council has continued with its revisions to the Commercial Division Rules by recently implementing...
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7 Aug 2018
Contracts With Foreign Companies May Require A Rewrite
A recent California case may force companies doing business with foreign entities to reconsider—and maybe rewrite—their contracts.
United States
14 Jun 2018
Industry Struggles With Ever Changing Acquisition Rules
Recent studies show that the percentage of overall research and development spending sponsored by the government has dropped sharply over the last 50 years.
United States
31 Oct 2017
Commercial Division Rolls Out Four New Rules Covering Expert Disclosures, Temporary Restraining Order Requirements, Forum Selection Clauses And Trial Length
Four of the proposed amendments to the Commercial Division Rules, which were discussed in an earlier blog post while the rules were under consideration by the Office of Administration..
United States
12 Oct 2017
Changing Of The Guard In The New York County Commercial Division
On May 22, 2017, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that Justices Anil C. Singh and Jeffrey K. Oing had been appointed to fill vacancies on the bench of the Appellate Division, First Department.
United States
25 Sep 2017
Dish Network To Dish Out $341M For TCPA Violations
Two recent judgements against Dish Network LLC ("Dish") for violations of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) and similar state and federal laws demonstrate the significant liability...
United States
14 Jul 2017
Achieving Cyber-Fitness In 2017: Part 3—Proving Compliance And The Role Of Third-Party Auditors
The rule does not require "certification" of any kind, either by DoD or any other firm professing to provide compliance, assessment, or certification services for DoD or Federal contractors.
United States
10 Jul 2017
The "Blockchain Amendments" To The Delaware General Corporation Law
Two amendments have been proposed to the Delaware General Corporation Law (the "DGCL") to permit corporate record keeping utilizing blockchain databases (the "Blockchain Amendments").
United States
6 Jul 2017
Consumer Review Fairness Acts Point Of No Return
On December 14, 2016 the United States Congress passed an act known as the "Consumer Review Fairness Act of 2016" ("CRFA").
United States
9 May 2017
Delaware Court Affirms Utility Of Non-Reliance Clause In Dismissing Fraud Claim
In IAC Search, LLC v. Conversant LLC (f/k/a ValueClick, Inc.), 2016 WL 6995363 (Del. Ch. Nov. 30, 2016) the Delaware Court of Chancery provided a reminder on how potentially-overlooked contractual provisions...
United States
6 Mar 2017
New Access Law Disclosure Requirements In Leases Effective January 1, 2017
Under current California law, commercial real property owners are required to state in every lease agreement whether the property leased has undergone inspection by a Certified Access Specialist...
United States
5 Jan 2017
New Year, New Rules: More Changes To The Commercial Division Rules Coming In 2017
The New York Commercial Division is poised to continue its rules revamp, with six new rules proposals announced since October.
United States
14 Dec 2016
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