Document(s) published by this organization: 25
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|Supreme Court Broadens Sarbanes-Oxley Whistleblower Protections, Extends Coverage to Employees of a Public Company’s Private Contractors|
Nicholas S. Feltham, Mary P. Hansen; Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP;
March 10, 2014, previously published on March 7, 2014In its March 4, 2014, opinion in Lawson v. FMR LLC the Supreme Court extended the whistleblower protections of 18 U.S.C. § 1514A to include not only employees of public companies, but also employees of privately held businesses that provide services to public companies. This important decision...
|President Issues Sanctions to Support Stability in Ukraine|
Joan Koenig, Mollie D. Sitkowski; Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP;
March 10, 2014, previously published on March 6, 2014Today, March 6, 2014, President Obama signed a new Executive Order in response to the threats Ukraine is facing to its peace and stability.
|Bittersweet Ending for Plaintiffs in Chocolate Price-Fixing Litigation|
Richard E. Coe, Todd N. Hutchison; Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP;
March 7, 2014, previously published on March 5, 2014In a February 26, 2014 Memorandum, Chief Judge Christopher C. Conner of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania granted summary judgment for three defendants¾Mars, Inc., Nestlé USA, Inc., and The Hershey Company¾in a detailed opinion. The plaintiffs filed...
|FDA Announces Start of Voluntary Supply Chain Pilot Program|
Kathleen M. Murphy, Mollie D. Sitkowski; Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP;
March 4, 2014, previously published on February 27, 2014In a February 18, 2014, news release, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced the launch of its Secure Supply Chain Pilot Program (SSCPP) and the names of the 13 companies selected to participate in the program. The FDA originally proposed the pilot in 2009 and officially announced...
|Gov. Corbett to Use Unclaimed Property Revenues to Close Budget Hole|
Drinker Biddle Reath LLP;
March 4, 2014, previously published on February 25, 2014In order to help close a nearly $1.4 billion budget deficit, Governor Corbett has proposed in his fiscal year 2014-2015 budget to shorten the dormancy period for most unclaimed property types from five years to three. If the dormancy period is reduced, companies will have to report and remit to...