Thompson Coburn LLP
The California Privacy Rights Act of 2020 ("CPRA") has officially qualified for this November's ballot.
Proskauer Rose LLP
On June 29, 2020, the Internal Revenue Service (the "IRS") issued Notice 2020-52 that provides temporarily relief to plan sponsors that amend their safe harbor Section 401(k) or 401(m) plans...
Duane Morris LLP
On July 6, 2020 the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) provided long awaited guidance for the fall 2020 semester. In an unexpected about face from guidance issued in March...
Archer & Greiner P.C.
Back in December 2019, Wawa, Inc. announced that it had "experienced a data security incident" involving malware that had been running on its payment processing systems since as early as...
Shearman & Sterling LLP
On June 29, 2020, the United States Supreme Court, in a 5-4 decision authored by Chief Justice Roberts, held that the structure of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ("CFPB")
As much of the world shelters in place, nearly every client conversation we have with our venture capital fund clients comes..
around to some version of the questions
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, most U.S. venture capital firms have been subject to federal, state or local directives to "shelter in place" since March.
For good reason, the business of venture capital firms is focused largely on core business issues such as raising capital, product/market fit, and deal flow.
Duane Morris LLP
The growing use of electronic discovery in litigation and the increased risk of inadvertent disclosures prompted New Jersey to amend its evidence rule
Duane Morris LLP
Health concerns over the lingering COVID-19 pandemic have given life to Rule 30(b)(4) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, which provides:
On June 18, 2020, the PTAB denied an IPR petition because the Petitioner failed to sufficiently construe the means-plus-limitations of the challenged claims.
Foley & Lardner
As previously reported in our August 16, 2019 and February 18, 2020 blogs, the Florida Patient Brokering Act (Florida PBA) was amended on July 1, 2019.
With the onset of the COVID-19 crisis in March, we decided to include April data in our first 2020 report to better illustrate any early indicators ...
Welcome to the latest edition of Mayer Brown's Global Mining Update which focuses on some of the key legal issues and developments that have been affecting the mining sector over recent months.
We are often asked, by both new and established managers, "where should I form my next venture capital fund"? We will hold the short list for purposes of this article ...
For any business, one's good name is one of its most essential assets. That is especially true in venture capital, where, according to a 2004 study, firms with high reputations...
We are frequently asked by our fund manager clients about what tax issues they should consider when forming a new venture capital fund or investing in portfolio companies.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Before COVID-19 became our collective nemesis, 2020 seemed like it would again be the year Congress would finally put together a bipartisan effort to enact long needed baseline federal privacy
Prior to the effectiveness of the Volcker Rule in April, 2014, we more regularly saw banks participating as limited partners in venture capital funds.
One effect of the COVID-19 pandemic has been to accelerate the implementation of new or stricter controls on inward-bound foreign direct investment activity ("FDI"), particularly in the European Union