September 26, 2022

Volume XII, Number 269


September 26, 2022

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Pay Versus Performance Disclosure Requirements from SEC
On August 25, 2022, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) adopted rules that... Read More >
Tax Updates From September 19 – September 23, 2022
Presented below is our summary of significant Internal Revenue Service (IRS) guidance and... Read More >
Cybersecurity Best Practices Published by NHTSA
On September 9, 2022, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) ... Read More >
St. Gabriel Health Clinic CEO Convicted of Health Care Fraud
A federal jury convicted a former CEO of a health clinic for defrauding the Louisiana... Read More >
Dangerous Ethylene Oxide Exposure May Lead To Legal Action
On 19 September 2022, a Cook County, Illinois jury awarded US$363 million1 to a plaintiff... Read More >
White House Explores Solutions For Crypto Environmental Impact
On September 8, the White House published a report (“Climate-Crypto Report”) on Climate... Read More >
Training Employees on What Their Restrictive Covenant Means

An employer often overlooks training employees on what their restrictive covenant... Read More >

Emerging Legal News


Federal Law News

Student Loan Subject of Fair Credit Reporting Act Litigation

Last month, the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit decided a set of consolidated appeals in Fair Credit Reporting Act (“FCRA”) actions brought...

Organic Label for Hydroponics Ninth Circuit
  • As previously covered on this blog, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California ruled on March...

Commercial Flooring Company Pleads Guilty for Commercial Flooring Scheme at U.S. Army Facility

The owner of a Fairbanks, Alaska, commercial flooring company, pleaded guilty on Sept. 22 for his role in a conspiracy to provide kickbacks related to contracts for commercial flooring services at a U.S. Army Facility. 

Russian and Belarusian Industry Sector Sanctions Expanded

Well, the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) waited until the summer was over, but timing may be the best part of the new export controls on Russia and Belarus (the “Rule”). Understanding the new Rule and how the old...

Investment Adviser Private Fund Reporting May See SEC and CFTC Updates

On August 10, 2022, the SEC and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission jointly issued proposed amendments to Form PF, a form that requires registered investment advisers to private funds to report confidentially certain...

COPPA and CARU Violated By SpongeBob: Krusty Cook-Off

On September 7, 2022, the Children’s Advertising Review Unit (“CARU”) of BBB National Programs announced its...

Proper E-Discovery Important to Avoid Courtroom Sanctions

“The law is not a game, and . . . civil discovery is not a game of hide and seek. The decision in this case should encourage litigants to understand that it is risky business to recklessly or deliberately fail to produce...

EEOC DOL OSHA FTC Updates 23 September 2022

SHA Broadens Criteria for “Severe Violators.” On September 15, 2022, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced ...


State Law News

New York Office of Medicaid Inspector General Proposes Self Disclosure

This post is the third and final installment of our blog series on the proposed regulations published by the New York State Office of Medicaid Inspector General (OMIG). The ...

Clean Harbors Wilmington LLC Settlement with EPA

SAN FRANCISCO – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a settlement with Clean Harbors Wilmington LLC for claims of violations of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act at the...

Clean Water Crisis for Jackson Mississippi

WASHINGTON – Today, EPA Administrator Michael S. Regan returned to Jackson, Mississippi with Assistant Attorney General Todd Kim to address the ongoing water crisis. Following a meeting with...

CA Assembly Bill 890 pushes nurse practitioners closer to an independent scope of practice

The California Board of Registered Nursing released proposed regulations setting forth requirements for the new categories of nurse practitioners created in 2020 by Assembly Bill 890, pushing nurse practitioners closer to an...

Webinar Discusses New State Privacy Laws For 2023

In a CLE webinar earlier this week, Malcolm Dowden (Partner, London) and Niloufar Massachi (Associate, Los Angeles) discussed evaluating, drafting, and updating vendor agreements to meet the privacy and security requirements of...


United Kingdom Commercial Rent Protections Expiring Soon

Brought in with the intention of protecting viable businesses from eviction or other enforcement measures in relation...

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Tax Cut Legislation in the UK 2022

The Chancellor today unveiled the UK’s 2022 Growth Plan which has been described as being “the biggest package of tax...

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Google Analytics on your phone - but not in Denmark

On September 21, 2022, Denmark’s data protection authority Datatilsynet (“Danish DPA”) ...

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