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HTMLMassachusetts Governor Orders Comprehensive Review of State Regulations
Jack S. Gearan, H. Hamilton Hackney; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 17, 2015, previously published on April 15, 2015
On March 31, 2015, the Governor of Massachusetts signed an executive order initiating a comprehensive review of all regulations promulgated by the Executive Department and leaving in place the regulatory pause announced by the Administration earlier in the year. While short in length, this...

 

HTMLThe NLRB’s New ‘Quickie’ Election Rules Take Effect Despite Pending Court Challenges
Justin F. Keith, Terence P. McCourt, Howard L. Mocerf; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 17, 2015, previously published on April 14, 2015
On April 14, 2015 the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB) new union election rules (Election Rules) went into effect. As discussed in a prior GT Alert, the NLRB adopted the new rules by a 3-2 vote with the two Republican NLRB members dissenting. As outlined below, the Election Rules make...

 

HTMLCFPB Enforcement Action Against Collection Agency and Its Service Providers
Peter L. Cockrell, Brett M. Kitt, Gil Rudolph, J. Scott Sheehan; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 17, 2015, previously published on April 14, 2015
On April 8, the CFPB announced that it had sued a debt collection agency, its individual owners, and its service providers in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia for allegedly violating the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) and the Consumer Financial...

 

HTMLSupreme Court Issues Guidance on Disclosure of Opinions in Registration Statements
Robert A. Horowitz, Steven M. Malina; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 17, 2015, previously published on March 26, 2015
In a highly anticipated opinion issued earlier this week in Omnicare, Inc. v. Laborers District Council Construction Industry Pension Fund, 575 U.S. --- (2015), the U.S. Supreme Court disposed of a split amongst circuits and set forth a new test as to when a statement of opinion in a registration...

 

HTMLU.S. and EU Achieve Framework for Deal in Iran Nuclear Talks
Cyril T. Brennan, Renee A. Latour, Julia Sorrentino; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 17, 2015, previously published on April 2, 2015
On April 2, 2015, the five permanent members of the UN Security Council (China, France, Russia, the United Kingdom, and the United States) plus Germany, the European Union, and Iran came to agreement on a framework for achieving a deal regarding Iran’s nuclear program. This framework forms...

 

HTMLNew York Lawmakers Agree on 10-Year Extension of Brownfield Law
Robert M. Rosenthal, Steven C. Russo; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 17, 2015, previously published on April 1, 2015
In a departure from his budget proposal, the Legislature negotiated changes with the Governor to extend the tax credits for New York’s Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) with relatively modest changes to BCP eligibility requirements. The Governor’s budget proposal would have limited the...

 

HTMLCourt Holds that ‘Supremacy Clause’ Does Not Create a Private Right of Action to Enforce the Provisions of Medicaid
Robert P. Charrow; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 17, 2015, previously published on April 1, 2015
On Tuesday, March 31, 2015, in Armstrong v. Exceptional Child Center, Inc., No. 14-15 (U.S. March 31, 2015), the Supreme Court ruled 5-4 that private parties do not have the right under the U.S. Constitution’s Supremacy Clause to sue states over low Medicaid reimbursement rates. Plaintiffs...

 

HTMLExpansion of New York State’s Lobbying Law Enacted
Mark F. Glaser, Joshua L. Oppenheimer; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 17, 2015, previously published on April 1, 2015
New York State’s 2015-2016 enacted budget includes a variety of changes to the State’s ethics laws, mainly pertaining to disclosure obligations for public officials who maintain outside employment and penalties for failing to comply, as well as pension forfeiture for officials convicted...

 

HTMLSEC Reminds the Fund Industry that Gifts May Violate the 1940 Act, Not Just the Code of Ethics
Richard M. Cutshall, Arthur Don; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 9, 2015, previously published on March 23, 2015
Late last month, the staff of the SEC’s Division of Investment Management released Guidance Update No. 2015-01 (February 2015), reminding the investment management community of the potential conflicts of interest that arise when the personnel of an investment adviser to a registered...

 

HTMLIGAD to Establish International Arbitration Center in Djibouti
Thomas R. Snider; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 7, 2015, previously published on March 10, 2015
The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), which consists of member states Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, and Uganda, will establish an international arbitration center in Djibouti focused on resolving business disputes in the region. The decision to...

 


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