Document(s) published by this organization: 476
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|The Trans-Pacific Partnership's Dramatic Impact on International Aviation|
John D. Goetz, Sarah L. Thompson; Jones Day;
August 3, 2016, previously published on July 2016On February 4, 2016, the world witnessed Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, the United States, and Vietnam—nations that comprise 40 percent of the world's GDP—sign the Trans-Pacific Partnership ("TPP" or...
|Australia's First Criminal Prosecution of Price Fixing|
Prudence Smith, Nick Taylor; Jones Day;
August 3, 2016, previously published on July 2016A Japanese shipping company has pled guilty in the first criminal price fixing prosecution by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC). Other companies still are under investigation in the same case. This first criminal prosecution will mark a new trend in competition law...
|EEOC Issues Final Wellness Plan Regulations and Immediately Asserts Retroactive Effect|
Fred W. Alvarez, Eric S. Dreiband, Michael J. Gray, Matthew W. (Matt) Lampe, Blake Pulliam; Jones Day;
August 3, 2016, previously published on July 2016On May 16, 2016, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”) finalized highly anticipated regulations that purport to define the extent to which the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) and the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (“GINA”) permit...
|FDA Takes Steps to Streamline Individual Patient Expanded Access|
Edgar Asebey, Maureen Bennett, Christian B. Fulda, Colleen M. Heisey, Cristiana Spontoni; Jones Day;
August 3, 2016, previously published on July 2016On June 2, 2016, FDA announced the availability of three final guidance documents aimed at simplifying and clarifying expanded access for investigational drugs and assisting health care professionals, patients, and industry in navigating the expanded access process. In the FDA blog, FDA Voice, Dr....
|SEC Publishes Final Rules Amending the Rules of Practice for Administrative Proceedings|
Daniel Vincent Bradley, Harold K. Gordon, Henry Klehm, Joan E. McKown, David Ronald Woodcock; Jones Day;
August 3, 2016, previously published on July 2016On July 13, 2016, the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC" or "Commission") voted to adopt amendments to the rules of practice that govern its Administrative Proceedings ("APs"). In a press release accompanying publication of the amended rules, SEC Chair Mary...
|Second Circuit Limits Territorial Reach of U.S. Government to Domestically Stored Data|
Theodore T. (Ted) Chung, Daniel J. (Dan) McLoon, Mauricio F. Paez, Gregory P. Silberman, John A. Vogt; Jones Day;
August 3, 2016, previously published on July 2016In a highly anticipated decision, the Second Circuit ruled on July 14, 2016, that the United States cannot compel Microsoft Corp. ("Microsoft") to disclose certain customer emails stored in Ireland because Congress did not intend the warrant provisions of the Stored Communications Act...
|Key Changes in TSCA Reform Legislation|
Mary Beth Deemer, Kevin P. Holewinski, Jane Borthwick Story; Jones Day;
August 3, 2016, previously published on July 2016After years of efforts aimed at updating the Toxic Substances Control Act ("TSCA"), the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act ("Act") was signed into law on June 22, 2016. Chemical manufacturers and processors should begin to plan what internal...
|New York Reins In "Common Interest" Doctrine|
William J. (Bill) Hine, Sevan Ogulluk; Jones Day;
August 3, 2016, previously published on July 2016In June 2016, New York's highest court reversed an important 2014 decision by an intermediate appellate court that had expanded the application of the common interest doctrine to commercial transactions, such as mergers, where litigation was neither pending nor anticipated. In Ambac Assurance...
|Federal Circuit Decision Clarifies Application of On-Sale Bar to Third-Party Manufacturers and Suppliers|
Gregory A. (Greg) Castanias, Anthony M. Insogna, Randy Kay, Greg Lanier, David M. (Dave) Maiorana; Jones Day;
August 3, 2016, previously published on July 2016On July 11, 2016, in The Medicines Company v. Hospira, Inc., the Federal Circuit issued a rare unanimous en banc opinion addressing the circumstances under which a patentee's manufacturing and supply agreements with a third-party contractor could trigger the on-sale bar under 35 U.S.C. §...
|U.S. DOJ Obtains Record Fine Against Activist Investor for Failing to Make HSR Premerger Filing|
Michael H. (Mike) Knight, Bevin M.B. Newman; Jones Day;
August 3, 2016, previously published on July 2016This week the Department of Justice obtained a record $11 million fine for an investor's failure to comply with the premerger notification and waiting period requirements of the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) Act. DOJ challenged hedge fund ValueAct's reliance on the "investment-only" exemption...