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|Fifth Circuit Upholds Verdict Against Steel Manufacturer in Steel Distributors' Per Se Illegal Group Boycott|
Joseph M. Cardosi, Joshua L. Fuchs, Thomas R. Jackson, J. Bruce McDonald; Jones Day;
January 4, 2016, previously published on December 2015The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a $156 million jury verdict against a U.S. Gulf Coast steel manufacturer accused of conspiring with distributors to "boycott" a new distributor by denying it access to steel. Even though the steel manufacturer was responding to pressure from...
|Important New Principles Emerge from UK's First-Ever Deferred Prosecution Agreement and US DOJ Declination|
Adam R. Brown, Samir Kaushik, Glyn Powell, Sion Richards, Hank Bond Walther; Jones Day;
December 30, 2015, previously published on December 2015The UK's first-ever deferred prosecution agreement ("DPA") was concluded on 30 November 2015. This unprecedented resolution on which Jones Day acted and which also saw the first use of section 7 of the UK Bribery Act—failure to prevent bribery by employees or associated...
|Agreement Reached on the European Reform of Data Protection|
Paloma Bru, Dionna J.A. Little, Mauricio F. Paez, Elizabeth A. Robertson, Undine von Diemar; Jones Day;
December 29, 2015, previously published on December 2015After almost four years of heated debate, the EU Parliament, Council, and Commission have reached an agreement on the final form of the General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR"), the most comprehensive reform of data protection law ever envisaged in the EU's history. It is not an...
|Federal Circuit Refines Patent Damages Analysis as to Apportionment and Standard-Essential Patents|
Keith B. Davis, David M. Maiorana, S. Christian Platt; Jones Day;
December 15, 2015, previously published on December 2015On December 3, 2015, the Federal Circuit vacated a $16 million damages award and remanded for a new determination of a reasonable royalty, agreeing with the district court's apportionment analysis but finding legal error with respect to the court's failure to account for the value due to the patent...
|Credit Where Due? Recent Policy Change May Affect Texas Tax Refund Claims|
Karen Harriger Currie, Kirk R. Lyda; Jones Day;
October 23, 2015, previously published on October 2015Companies that have previously had Texas margin tax business loss carryover ("BLCC") credits denied by the Comptroller should examine whether a recent policy change opens the door to recovering those credits for all years for which limitations remains open. A recent Comptroller hearing...
|U.S. and China Agree to Collaborate in Addressing Cyber Theft Scourge|
Richard J. Johnson, Michael R. La Marca, Mauricio F. Paez; Jones Day;
October 6, 2015, previously published on September 2015The United States and China announced on September 25 that they had reached a "common understanding" to combat "cyber-enabled theft of intellectual property." While the joint statement and accompanying White House Fact Sheet was short on details, President Obama and President Xi...
|SEC Flexes Its Muscle on Accounting Fraud and Targets More Individuals|
Harold K. Gordon, Henry Klehm, Joan E. McKown, Peter J. Romatowski, David Ronald Woodcock; Jones Day;
September 21, 2015, previously published on September 2015The Securities and Exchange Commission recently announced the settlement or filing of a number of significant accounting fraud cases. Coupled with recent statements by the SEC and the Department of Justice, it is clear that accounting fraud is a priority and that individuals are in the cross hairs.
|SEC Brings Hiring Practices into FCPA Focus|
Henry Klehm, Joan E. McKown, Arielle S. Tobin, David Ronald Woodcock; Jones Day;
September 10, 2015, previously published on September 2015The SEC recently fined Bank of New York Mellon ("BNY Mellon") nearly $15 million for allegedly violating provisions of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (“FCPA”) by providing student internships to family members of foreign government officials in the Middle East.
|Texas Tax Update at a Glance|
Kirk R. Lyda, Charolette F. Noel; Jones Day;
September 2, 2015, previously published on September 2015It has been a fairly active first part of 2015 for Texas tax issues—legislatively, judicially, and administratively. We will provide a more thorough review in a future edition, but here are the key updates at a glance.
|Major Changes to the Delaware Unclaimed Property Audit and Voluntary Disclosure Regime that Delaware-Formed Entities Should Consider|
Mark R. Hall, Charolette F. Noel; Jones Day;
September 2, 2015, previously published on September 2015Delaware Senate Bill 141, signed by Governor Mardell on July 22, 2015, makes significant changes to Delaware's procedures relating to unclaimed property audits and voluntary disclosures. Overall, these procedural changes should offer some benefit (or relief) to business entities formed in Delaware....