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|FAQ: Purchasing a Cyber Liability Insurance Policy|
Richard D. Milone; Jones Day;
April 18, 2016, previously published on April 2016There is a saying making its way through the insurance marketplace that there are two types of companies—those that already have purchased a cyber liability policy, and those that will soon wish they had.
|Proposed Bill Seeks to Keep "Patent Trolls" Out of the ITC|
Richard (Rich) Fieman, Blaney Harper, Vishal V. Khatri, David M. Maiorana, Ryan B. McCrum; Jones Day;
April 18, 2016, previously published on March 2016On March 22, 2016, Representatives Tony Cárdenas (D-CA) and Blake Farenthold (R-TX) reintroduced the "Trade Protection Not Troll Protection Act" (H.R. 4829) (the "Act"), a modified version of proposed legislation originally submitted in 2014. The Act is intended to make...
|Embracing E-Discovery in Antitrust Matters: Slow but Steady Progress Toward Convergence between the U.S. and the UK?|
Ausra Ona Deluard, Francesco Liberatore, Ryan C. Thomas; Jones Day;
April 18, 2016, previously published on March 2016Lawyers are sometimes risk adverse and slow to change. Although this tends to lead to a more cautious approach to embracing new technologies, including the use of artificial intelligence, the increasing burden of e-discovery has forced the issue. Lawyers on both sides of matters increasingly are...
|Fourth Circuit Allows Lanham Act Unfair Competition Claims for Foreign Trademark Not Used in the U.S.|
John G. Froemming, Meredith M. Wilkes, Meredith L. Williams; Jones Day;
April 18, 2016, previously published on March 2016On March 23, the Fourth Circuit held that the owner of a Mexican trademark could bring false association and false advertising claims under § 43(a)(1)(A) and (B) of the Lanham Act for unfair competition in the United States, even though the owner has not used the trademark in the U.S. Belmora...
|Understanding the Revised Proposal for a New EU Prospectus Regulation|
Linda A. Hesse, Natalia Sauszyn; Jones Day;
April 15, 2016, previously published on April 2016On 15 March 2016, the European Council published the latest proposal for a new prospectus regulation (the "New Regulation"). The New Regulation is part of an effort toward a harmonized regulatory framework so as to ensure investor protection and market efficiency across the European Union...
|Mexico Introduces the First Single-Member Corporation: The Simplified Stock Corporation|
Antonio Franck C., Blanca Luévano Garcia, Fernando de Leo; Jones Day;
April 15, 2016, previously published on April 2016On March 14, 2016, the decree creating the Simplified Stock Corporation (Sociedad por Acciones Simplificada, or "SAS"), the first single-member corporation in Mexico, was published in the Federal Official Gazette.
|Proposed Indian Bankruptcy Reforms|
Mark G. Douglas; Jones Day;
April 15, 2016, previously published on March/April 2016In December 2015, the Indian government introduced a long-awaited bill—the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Bill 2015—to overhaul India’s outdated and burdensome bankruptcy process. According to recent World Bank data, India ranks 136th out of the 189 countries surveyed in terms of fast...
|Federal Circuit Denies Reconsideration of Its Decision that the ITC Lacks Jurisdiction Over Electronic Transmission of Digital Data|
Gregory A. Castanias, Richard (Rich) Fieman, Blaney Harper, Yury Kalish, David M. Maiorana; Jones Day;
April 15, 2016, previously published on April 2016On March 31, 2016, the Federal Circuit denied the United States International Trade Commission's ("ITC") petition to rehear en banc its November 2015 holding that the ITC lacks authority over the importation of electronically transmitted digital data. See ClearCorrect Operating, LLC v....
|Proposed Swiss International Insolvency Law Reforms|
Mark G. Douglas; Jones Day;
April 15, 2016, previously published on March/April 2016In October 2015, the Swiss Federal Department of Justice and Police (Eidgenössisches Justiz- und Polizeidepartement) published a preliminary draft of reforms to title 11 of the Swiss Private International Law Act (“SPILA”), which governs insolvency proceedings and compensation...
|Facebook Settles Derivative Lawsuit Challenging Outside Director Pay|
Lyle G. Ganske, Robert A. Profusek, Lizanne Thomas; Jones Day;
April 15, 2016, previously published on April 2016In settlement of a derivative lawsuit challenging compensation paid to Facebook's non-employee directors, Facebook agreed to submit its non-employee director compensation program, including specific equity grants, some historical grants, and retainer fees, to a vote of shareholders at its 2016...