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|Eleventh Circuit Weighs In on Section 1123(d): Reinstatement of Defaulted Loan Agreement Under Chapter 11 Plan Requires Payment of Default-Rate Interest|
Mark G. Douglas, Monika S. Wiener; Jones Day;
November 27, 2015, previously published on November/December 2015In 1994, Congress amended the Bankruptcy Code to, among other things, add section 1123(d), which provides that, if a chapter 11 plan proposes to “cure” a default under a contract, the cure amount must be determined in accordance with the underlying agreement and applicable nonbankruptcy...
|DOJ Sentencing Memorandum Emphasizes Importance of Instituting Antitrust Compliance Programs in Face of Government Investigation|
Kathryn M. Fenton, J. Bruce McDonald, Paula W. Render, Ryan C. Thomas, Rachel Hadass Zernik; Jones Day;
October 26, 2015, previously published on October 2015The U.S. Department of Justice has recommended a significantly reduced fine for an auto parts defendant accused of bid-rigging and price-fixing, based largely on the defendant's having quickly instituted a rigorous antitrust compliance program - even though only after the government initiated its...
|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...
|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...
|New CMS Proposed Rule: Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement|
Claire E. Castles, Catherine A. Ehrgott, Lisa Ge Shang Han, David T. Morris; Jones Day;
July 16, 2015, previously published on July 15, 2015On July 9, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services ("CMS") announced a proposed rule to test a new payment model, the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement ("CCJR"), for hip and knee replacements (also called lower extremity joint replacements or...
|NIST's Privacy Risk Management Framework Released in Draft Report|
Todd S. McClelland, Daniel J. McLoon, Michael G. Morgan, Mauricio F. Paez, Gregory P. Silberman; Jones Day;
June 22, 2015, previously published on June 2015On May 29, 2015, the National Institute of Standards and Technology ("NIST") released Privacy Risk Management for Federal Information Systems (NISTIR 8062) as a draft report, introducing its newly developed Privacy Risk Management Framework ("Privacy Framework"). The stated...
|Insurance Coverage Considerations for Unmanned Aircraft Systems|
Tyrone R. Childress, Jeffrey J. Immel, Rebecca MacPherson; Jones Day;
May 13, 2015, previously published on April 2015On February 23, 2015, the Federal Aviation Administration ("FAA") issued new proposed regulations for the operation and certification of small unmanned aircraft systems ("sUAS"), popularly referred to as "drones." Although the proposed rules do not require that sUAS...
|Recap of House Subcommittee Hearing on Puerto Rico Chapter 9 Uniformity Act of 2015—H.R. 870|
Bruce Bennett, Scott J. Greenberg, Beth Heifetz, Dan T. Moss; Jones Day;
April 6, 2015, previously published on March 2015On February 26, 2015, testimony was presented to the House Judiciary Committee's Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law (the "Subcommittee") regarding H.R. 870, the "Puerto Rico Chapter 9 Uniformity Act of 2015" ("H.R. 870"). This Commentary...
|Policyholders Need to Be Wary of Insurer Conduct Leading Them Into Suit Limitation Traps|
Tara C. Kowalski; Jones Day;
March 30, 2015, previously published on March 11, 2015A recent string of cases from Oregon to Connecticut addressing suit limitation provisions are a reminder of the numerous traps that surround such provisions and how insurer conduct can be misleading in those situations. Suit limitation provisions are the contractual equivalent of statutes of...
|SEC Proposes Disclosure Regarding Hedging Policies|
Bradley C. Brasser, Boris Dolgonos, Charles T. Haag, J. Eric Maki, W. Stuart Ogg; Jones Day;
February 26, 2015, previously published on February 2015On February 9, 2015, the SEC issued a proposing release to implement certain provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act ("Dodd-Frank"). This proposed rule will require companies to disclose whether employees and directors are permitted to or prohibited...