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HTMLFurther Amendments to Spanish Insolvency Act Now Effective
Juan Ferre, Stephanie Tyler; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
September 23, 2014, previously published on September 2014
On September 5, 2014, Spain enacted urgent measures to facilitate restructurings and avoid the insolvency of companies that, under the previous regime, might have been forced to enter into an insolvency process ("RDl 11/2014"). RDl 11/2014 modifies several provisions of the Spanish...

 

HTMLFDA Deputy Commissioner: Agency Focusing on Coordinated Food Safety and Specialized Inspectors
Jonathan Berman, Colleen Heisey, Mark Mansour, Stephanie L. Resnik, Emily K. Strunk; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
September 23, 2014, previously published on September 2014
FDA continues to pursue a modern approach to food safety, as the agency adds specialized inspectors and develops new policies under the Food Safety Modernization Act. Mike Taylor, FDA's deputy commissioner for food, addressed a group of produce industry leaders earlier this month at the United...

 

HTMLRecent Warning Letters
Jonathan Berman, Colleen Heisey, Mark Mansour, Stephanie L. Resnik, Emily K. Strunk; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
September 23, 2014, previously published on September 2014
Since the last Update, FDA posted warning letters to two canning companies for various violations, including packaging food in insanitary conditions and failing to submit scheduled processes to FDA.

 

HTMLOnce the Whistle Has Sounded: Courts Should Aggressively Enforce the False Claims Act's First-to-File Bar
J. Andrew Jackson, Ryan P. McGovern, Dennis Murashko, Stephen G. Sozio, Tina M. Tabacchi; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
September 23, 2014, previously published on September 2014
The False Claims Act's ("FCA") first-to-file bar—31 U.S.C. 3730(b)(5)—encourages a race to the courthouse to reward a qui tam relator who promptly discloses fraud against the government. The rule creates an incentive for relators to promptly alert the government to the...

 

HTMLFederal Court Relaxes Requirements for Australian Class Actions
John Emmerig, Michael Legg; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
September 19, 2014, previously published on September 2014
Ms Gray commenced two class actions related to the provision of consumer credit by Cash Converters franchises through "personal loan" and "cash advance" contracts. The respondents are alleged to have engaged in unconscionable conduct in contravention of s 12CB(1) of the...

 

HTMLRecent Enforcement Highlights Importance of Antitrust Compliance in China
Sébastien J. Evrard, Peter J. Wang, Yizhe Zhang; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
September 19, 2014, previously published on September 2014
Chinese antitrust authorities have been particularly active in the past month and have orchestrated several highly publicized “dawn raids” of international companies, including Microsoft, Accenture and a German luxury car manufacturer, for alleged potential antitrust violations. Recent...

 

Adobe PDF“Ban the Box”: A Discussion of State and Local Laws Restricting Inquiries into an Applicant’s Criminal History
Fred W. Alvarez, Eric S. Dreiband, Brian M. Jorgensen, Alison B. Marshall; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
September 19, 2014, previously published on September 2014
Over the last several weeks New Jersey, Illinois, the District of Columbia, and San Francisco have joined the ranks of states and local governments across the country that have adopted so-called "ban the box" laws or ordinances. Generally, these rules prevent employers from asking about...

 

HTMLRoyal Decree Regulates Temporary Incapacity Procedures in Spain
Jesús Gimeno, Javier Gutiérrez Ponce; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
September 15, 2014, previously published on September 2014
Published in Spain's Official State Bulletin on July 18 and effective September 1, Royal Decree 625/2014 introduces significant changes to procedures relating to temporary incapacity, or sick leave, benefits during the first 365 days of a worker's incapacity. The Royal Decree is designed to prevent...

 

Adobe PDFAmendment to Trademark Act of Japan - New Marks, Including Color Marks and Sound Marks, Can Be Protected
Rika Hashimoto, Michiru Takahashi; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
September 10, 2014, previously published on September 2014
After much debate over several years, the Trademark Act of Japan (Act No. 127 of April 13, 1959) has been amended to finally allow registration of nontraditional marks such as color and sound. Although nontraditional marks such as color, sound, motion, hologram, and position marks are not...

 

HTMLSAFE's New Circular 37 Enhances and Facilitates Round-Trip Investment Registration in PRC
Patrick H. Hu, H. John Kao, Ian M. Liao, Jessie Chenghui Tang, Liming Yuan; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
September 10, 2014, previously published on September 2014
On July 14, 2014, China's State Administration of Foreign Exchange ("SAFE") issued the Notice on Relevant Issues concerning Foreign Exchange Administration for Domestic Residents Engaging in Overseas Financing and Investing through Round-Trip Investment via Special Purpose Companies...

 


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