Freeman Mathis & Gary
Insurers have had a nice streak of winning bad faith decisions from Kentucky's courts of appeal.
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
In August, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board issued 37 IPR, CBM, and PGR Final Written Decisions including decisions following remands from the Federal Circuit, cancelling 166 (44.39%) instituted claims ...
Taft Stettinius & Hollister
Texas Governor Greg Abbott has signed HB 20 to stop social media platforms (SMPs) from banning users or posts based on one's particular viewpoint.
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips LLP
The vision of primary care as the foundation for all health care is one shared by many who work in and around the U.S. health care system.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
President Biden's Executive Order 14042 (EO 14042) requires covered federal contractor employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022, if they are not entitled to an accommodation due to disability or religion.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
In September 2021, North Carolina became the first state to amend its dealer statute to expressly permit at-home vehicle delivery in connection with the sale of new and used cars.
Alston & Bird
Our Securities Group explains how the Securities and Exchange Commission is reassessing a pair of 2020 rules that directly affected how proxy advisory firms could timely deliver independent proxy voting advice to their clients.
On November 17, 2021, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) adopted mandatory universal proxy rules that will apply for all contested director elections.
As has been the case over the last couple of years, opportunity zone ("OZ") investments have been the subject much interest from taxpayers and investors during 2021.
In Hotze v. In Mgmt., LLC, family members sued each other over control of a family business. No. 14-18-00995-CV, 2021 Tex. App. LEXIS 5821 (Tex. App.—Houston [14th Dist.] July 22, 2021, no pet. history).
In In the Interest of Riley Family Revocable Trust, a trustee filed suit for a declaration regarding who takes in the distribution of remaining trust property. No. 13-20-00084-CV 2021 Tex. App. LEXIS 5839
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
On November 17, 2021, the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) published an Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) previewing significant changes to its Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) program.
David F. Johnson presented his paper "Practical Issues Concerning Power of Attorney Transactions" to the Annual Legal Conference 2021 hosted by the Texas Bankers Association and the Southwest ...
The district's court's order did not require the receiver applicant to file a bond payable to the heir, nor did it indicate an appropriate amount for such a bond.
The decedent's children were the trustees of a trust that was the residuary beneficiary of the decedent's will.
In September, Winstead hosted a virtual event entitled "Physician Roll-Up Transactions." The event, which was moderated by Winstead shareholder Justin Hoover, featured Torie Berkowitz, Corporate Counsel & Director of Legal Affairs
David Johnson presented his paper entitled "Fiduciary Litigation Update 2020-2021" to the Texas Bankers Association's Wealth Management & Trust Conference on September 30, 2021.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
The latest webinar in our Leading with Influence webinar series dives into the most significant areas of development and drivers of change for today's general counsel.
On November 8, 2021, Governor Hochul signed legislation to permanently amend the New York Business Corporation Law and New York Not-for-Profit Corporation Law.
On November 19, the Office of the US Trade Representative (USTR) announced that it would terminate the actions it had taken under Section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974 with respect to digital services taxes (DSTs)...