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|Significant Changes to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Expected to Take Effect December 1, 2015: Practical Implications and What Litigators Need to Know|
Laura E. Ellsworth, Irene Savanis Fiorentinos, Joshua L. Fuchs, Gregory R. Hanthorn, Carmen G. McLean; Jones Day;
September 28, 2015, previously published on September 2015On April 29, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court approved and submitted to Congress proposed amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (“FRCP” or “Rules”) (“April 2015 Rules”).1 The April 2015 Rules will take effect on December 1, 2015, unless Congress enacts...
|HHS Proposes Revisions to the Common Rule for Protection of Human Research Subjects|
Edgar J. Asebey, Maureen Bennett, Michele R. Goodman, Glenn L. Krinsky, Heather O'Shea; Jones Day;
September 10, 2015, previously published on September 2, 2015On September 2, 2015, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services ("HHS") and numerous other federal departments and agencies released the long-awaited proposed revisions to the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects, or "Common Rule," now published in the...
|U.S. District Court Issues Ruling on Preliminary Motion to Dismiss Interpreting 60-Day Overpayment Rule: Holds Identification Occurs when Providers Are "Put on Notice" of Potential Overpayment|
Lindsey Lonergan, Rebekah N. Plowman; Jones Day;
September 10, 2015, previously published on September 2015Compliance with the labyrinth of health care rules and regulations has always been a burdensome challenge for health care providers, and particularly for compliance officers who are frequently presented with potential overpayments that after months of investigation fail to reveal an actual...
|Employment Services and Exemptions in Castle Case|
Eric Norris Reynolds, Todd S. Swatsler; Jones Day;
September 2, 2015, previously published on September 2015On March 9, 2015, the Ohio Board of Tax Appeals issued a decision in A.M. Castle v. Joseph W. Testa, Tax Commissioner, No. 2013-5851. At issue in the case was whether A.M. Castle's purchase of employment services—specifically truck drivers—from D.C. Transportation was subject to Ohio...
|Indiana Supreme Court Upholds Finding that, for Sales Tax Purposes, Retailers Providing Installed Home Improvements Should Be Treated as Contractors|
E. Kendrick Smith; Jones Day;
September 2, 2015, previously published on September 2015Under general sales tax policy, a retailer that sells tangible personal property ("TPP") to a customer is required to collect and remit sales tax on the price paid for the merchandise. Separately, a contractor who purchases and affixes TPP to a customer's home or office is providing a...
|Third Circuit Affirms the FTC's Authority to Regulate and Enforce Data Security|
Richard J. Johnson, Todd S. McClelland, Daniel J. McLoon, Michael G. Morgan, Jeffrey Rabkin; Jones Day;
September 1, 2015, previously published on August 2015In FTC v. Wyndham Worldwide Corp., No 14-3514, -- F.3d-- (3d Cir. Aug. 24, 2015), the Third Circuit issued an important decision affirming a United States District Court of New Jersey ruling that the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") has authority under Section 5 of the Federal Trade...
|EPA Issues Clean Power Plan to Control Power Plant Carbon Emissions|
Casey F. Bradford, Daniel L. Corbett, Jennifer M. Hayes, Jane K. Murphy, Charles T. Wehland; Jones Day;
August 17, 2015, previously published on August 2015At a White House ceremony on August 3, 2015, President Obama and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") issued the Clean Power Plan ("CPP"), the administration's regulatory plan to reduce carbon dioxide ("CO2") emissions from existing fossil fuel power plants...
|Eleventh Circuit Reaffirms Rejection of "Piggybacking" in Class Actions|
Michael F. Dolan, Daniel John Fabiano, Gregory R. Hanthorn, J. Todd Kennard; Jones Day;
August 11, 2015, previously published on August 2015A recent Eleventh Circuit decision that rejected a putative class representative's attempt to "piggyback" onto a previous class action may provide a defense to companies faced with seriatim class actions. The court found that the pendency of a previous class claim-even where the class was...
|Rapid Growth in Online Lending Prompts Information Request from U.S. Treasury|
Lisa M. Ledbetter, Ralph F. MacDonald; Jones Day;
August 6, 2015, previously published on July 2015The U.S. Treasury Department (the "Treasury") has issued a Request for Information ("RFI") on online marketplace lending, including peer-to-peer lending ("Online Lending") in the U.S. 80 F.R. 42866-68 (July 20, 2015).
|Tax Court Overturns IRS Cost-Sharing Regulation|
Joseph A. Goldman, Karl L. Kellar, Edward T. Kennedy, Jerry N. Smith, Raymond J. Wiacek; Jones Day;
August 6, 2015, previously published on July 2015On July 27, 2015, in Altera Corporation v. Commissioner, 145 T.C. No. 3 (2015), the Tax Court held Treasury regulation section 1.482-7(d)(2) (the "Regulation") invalid. This decision is significant to taxpayers who are parties to cost-sharing arrangements with foreign affiliates but, if...