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|FDA Updates Guidance Related to Food Facility Registration|
Colleen M. Heisey, Laura E. Koman, Francoise S. Labrousse, Katherine M. Llewellyn, Cristiana Spontoni; Jones Day;
December 6, 2016, previously published on November 2016This month, in the middle of the renewal period for registration of food facilities, FDA has published the seventh edition of its draft guidance "Questions and Answers Regarding Food Facility Registration," which clarifies the Amendments to the Registration of Food Facilities final rule...
|Energy Future Holdings Loses Round Three in Fight Over Liability for Make-Whole Premiums|
Noel J. Francisco, Lisa M. Ledbetter, Christian G. (Chris) Vergonis; Jones Day;
November 25, 2016, previously published on November 2016On November 17, 2016, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals issued a highly-anticipated ruling in the chapter 11 reorganization of Energy Future Holdings Corp. ("EFH") invalidating one of the aspects of EFH's confirmed chapter 11 plan. In Del. Tr. Co. v. Energy Future Intermediate Holding...
|Ninth Circuit Abandons Entz-White: Default-Rate Interest Required to Cure and Reinstate Secured Debt Under Chapter 11 Plan|
Bruce Bennett, Monika S. Wiener; Jones Day;
November 25, 2016, previously published on November 2016In 1994, Congress amended the Bankruptcy Code to 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 law. Since then, a...
|Federal Banking Agencies Propose Enhanced Cyber Risk Management Standards|
Jennifer C. Everett, Lisa M. Ledbetter; Jones Day;
November 21, 2016, previously published on November 2016The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System ("Federal Reserve Board"), the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (collectively, "the agencies") recently issued a joint advance notice of proposed rulemaking...
|The Future of the Affordable Care Act|
Elena Kaplan, Catherine E. (Cathy) Livingston; Jones Day;
November 21, 2016, previously published on November 2016President-elect Trump has made revamping our health care system a top priority for his new administration. He has been clear that action needs to be taken because health care remains unaffordable, and he believes the structure of the Affordable Care Act ("ACA") for delivering coverage is...
|Energy and Environmental Ramifications of the Trump Election|
Casey F. Bradford, Mary Beth Deemer, Thomas M. (Tom) Donnelly, Noel J. Francisco, Kevin P. Holewinski; Jones Day;
November 21, 2016, previously published on November 2016Significant changes to U.S. energy and environmental policies are likely to occur in the presidential administration of Donald J. Trump. President-elect Trump's plan for his first 100 days in office identifies several matters of importance for the energy industry that his administration plans to...
|Game Changer: Appellate Court Permits Common Fund Orders in Australian Class Action Litigation|
John Emmerig, Michael Legg; Jones Day;
November 21, 2016, previously published on November 2016An upsurge in Australian class action filings is expected now that the Full Court of the Federal Court of Australia has permitted a common fund order in federal class action litigation.
|Australian Court "Closes Class"|
John Emmerig, Joshua Kang, Michael Legg; Jones Day;
November 21, 2016, previously published on November 2016In Australia, class actions operate by way of an opt-out model that does not require the consent or identification of class members at the time the proceedings are commenced. As such, there can be significant uncertainty in settlement negotiations as to which (and accordingly how many) members will...
|HHS Releases E-Health and Telemedicine Report to Congress|
Alexis S. Gilroy, Kevin D. Lyles, Robert A. (Bob) Naeve, Cristiana Spontoni, Soleil E. Teubner; Jones Day;
November 16, 2016, previously published on November 2016On August 12, 2016, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services ("HHS") released its Report to Congress: E-health and Telemedicine ("Report") in response to a Congressional request for HHS to provide an update on its telehealth efforts. The Report offers background on...
Regulations Authorize PHMSA to Issue Emergency Orders to Address Imminent
Kenneth B. (Ken) Driver, Erica E. Youngstrom; Jones Day;
November 16, 2016, previously published on November 2016On October 3, 2016, as required by the PIPES Act of 2016 ("PIPES Act"), the U.S. Department of Transportation's ("DOT") Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration ("PHMSA") issued interim regulations authorizing the agency to issue emergency orders to...