Document(s) published by this organization: 498
Show: results per page
|Data Breaches are on the Rise in Australia: What if it Happens to You?|
Peter T. Brabant, Adam Salter, Nicola Walker; Jones Day;
March 3, 2016, previously published on February 2016Data breaches are becoming more prevalent in Australia. While the reporting of data breaches to regulators or affected customers or clients is presently not mandatory, the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner ("OAIC") received 110 voluntary data breach notifications in...
|Shedding Light on the Dutch "Stichting": The Origins and Purpose of an Obscure but Potentially Potent Dutch Entity|
Bastiaan Kout, Ferdinand Mason, Floris Pierik, Robert A. Profusek; Jones Day;
March 3, 2016, previously published on February 2016During its deployment by Mylan to address Teva's $40 billion offer, more column inches have been spent on the Dutch stichting—the Dutch word for foundation—than ever before.
|Partial Amendment of Guidelines for the Use of Intellectual Property under the Antimonopoly Act|
Hiroyuki Fujimoto, Yuichiro Mori, John C. Roebuck, Eric W. Sedlak, Shinya Watanabe; Jones Day;
March 2, 2016, previously published on February 2016On January 21, 2016, the Japan Fair Trade Commission ("JFTC") issued a partial amendment to the "Guidelines for the Use of Intellectual Property under the Antimonopoly Act" ("IP Guidelines"). The JFTC has stipulated the IP Guidelines and the Guidelines on...
|Spain's National Competition and Markets Commission Focusing on Cartel Detection and Penalties in Numerous Sectors|
Marta Delgado Echevarria, Raimundo Ortega; Jones Day;
March 2, 2016, previously published on February 2016Spain's National Competition and Markets Commission implemented a leniency program eight years ago. Now it is working at full speed. CNMC's leniency or "whistleblowing" program enables any participant in an anticompetitive conspiracy or "cartel" to obtain full immunity from...
|Primary Legal Framework Governing Direct Lending by Italian and EU Funds Now Completed|
Alessandro Corno, Marco Frattini, Giovanni Meschia, Francesco Squerzoni; Jones Day;
February 24, 2016, previously published on February 2016In the last few years, the Italian Government reformed the Italian debt market with the aim of facilitating access by Italian businesses to financings. Going along this reformation path, the Italian Council of Ministers enacted Law Decree No. 18 of February 14, 2016 (the "Law Decree"),...
|En Banc Federal Circuit Reaffirms that Foreign Sales and Restricted Domestic Sales Don't Exhaust Patent Rights|
Gregory A. Castanias, Daniel Kazahdan, Kelsey I. Nix; Jones Day;
February 24, 2016, previously published on February 2016The Federal Circuit's February 12, 2016 en banc decision in Lexmark International, Inc. v. Impression Products, Inc. reinforces that patent owners can use the patent system in certain ways to control the distribution of their products even after they sell them. It is well established that once a...
|Commodity Futures Trading Commission Proposes Cybersecurity Best Practices|
Lisa M. Ledbetter, Ethan (Eitan) Levisohn, Stephen J. Obie, Mauricio F. Paez; Jones Day;
February 24, 2016, previously published on February 2016On December 16, 2015, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission ("CFTC") approved two proposed rules which would require regulated entities to conduct specific tests of their cybersecurity capabilities, remediate vulnerabilities, and institute board-level review of the testing results.
|CMS Publishes Long-Awaited 60-Day Repayment Final Rule for Identified Overpayments|
Claire E. Castles, Laura F. Laemmle-Weidenfeld, Elizabeth E. Trende, Megan B. Webb; Jones Day;
February 24, 2016, previously published on February 2016Four years after the initial publication of the proposed rule, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services ("CMS") released the long-awaited Final Rule regarding the identification, reporting, and repayment of Medicare overpayments as required under the Affordable Care Act...
|Spotlight on Spoofing: Looking Back at 2015 and Forward to 2016|
Mario J. Cacciola, Jason Jurgens, Stephen J. Obie; Jones Day;
February 17, 2016, previously published on February 2016In 2014, regulators signaled that they would focus their efforts on investigating and prosecuting individuals engaged in spoofing. True to their word, 2015 saw the nation’s first criminal conviction of a trader for spoofing in the U.S., as well as an increase in civil enforcement actions...
|Japan Strengthens Deterrence Measures Against Trade Secret Infringement|
Shogo Asaji, Rika Hashimoto, Michiru Takahashi; Jones Day;
February 17, 2016, previously published on February 2016On July 3, 2015, the Japanese Diet passed a bill (the "Amending Act") amending the Unfair Competition Prevention Act (the "UCPA") to bolster civil claims and stiffen criminal penalties so as to strengthen deterrence measures against trade secret infringement. This amendment,...