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|Federal Court of Australia Rejects "Common Fund" for Litigation Funders|
John Emmerig, Michael J. Legg; Jones Day;
September 14, 2015, previously published on September 2015In theAllco shareholder class action, an application was filed by the two applicants/representative parties seeking court orders for the appointment of International Litigation Funding Partners Pte Ltd ("ILFP") as the funder of the class action on the terms of the litigation funding...
|FERC, D.C. Circuit Reject Recent Challenges to Gas Pipeline Development|
Erica E. Youngstrom; Jones Day;
September 14, 2015, previously published on September 2015Landowners and environmental groups are bringing increasingly sophisticated challenges to gas pipeline projects and sometimes succeed in delaying development, but in recent cases they have ultimately lost on the merits. The latest setback for pipeline opponents came in July in Gunpowder Riverkeeper...
|Amarin and Off-Label Drug Use: What it Means for the Pharmaceutical Industry|
Stephen G. Sozio; Jones Day;
September 14, 2015, previously published on September 2015The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York recently issued a significant decision in Amarin Pharma, Inc. et al v. United States Food & Drug Administration. Amarin sought and won a preliminary injunction against the FDA to stop it from pursuing a misbranding case against the...
|International Remedies for Foreign Investors in Bulgaria’s Renewable Energy Sector|
Sylvia Tonova, Baiju S. Vasani; Jones Day;
September 14, 2015, previously published on September 2015Foreign investors who have suffered losses in the renewable energy sectors in Bulgaria may be entitled to compensation under Bulgaria’s numerous bilateral investment treaties (“BITs”) and/or the Energy Charter Treaty (“ECT”). In 2009, the European Union...
|FDA Indicates Shared Nonproprietary Names Not Appropriate for All Biological Products, Including Biosimilars|
Edgar J. Asebey, Maureen Bennett, Colleen Heisey, Janet M. McNicholas, Christian Paul; Jones Day;
September 11, 2015, previously published on September 2015On August 28, 2015, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration ("FDA") released a draft guidance document describing its current position on biological product nonproprietary naming, including the need for biological products to bear a nonproprietary name to which is attached an...
|SEC Brings Hiring Practices into FCPA Focus|
Henry Klehm, Joan E. McKown, Arielle S. Tobin, David Ronald Woodcock; Jones Day;
September 10, 2015, previously published on September 2015The SEC recently fined Bank of New York Mellon ("BNY Mellon") nearly $15 million for allegedly violating provisions of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (“FCPA”) by providing student internships to family members of foreign government officials in the Middle East.
|HHS Proposes Revisions to the Common Rule for Protection of Human Research Subjects|
Edgar J. Asebey, Maureen Bennett, Michele R. Goodman, Glenn L. Krinsky, Heather O'Shea; Jones Day;
September 10, 2015, previously published on September 2, 2015On September 2, 2015, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services ("HHS") and numerous other federal departments and agencies released the long-awaited proposed revisions to the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects, or "Common Rule," now published in the...
|U.S. District Court Issues Ruling on Preliminary Motion to Dismiss Interpreting 60-Day Overpayment Rule: Holds Identification Occurs when Providers Are "Put on Notice" of Potential Overpayment|
Lindsey Lonergan, Rebekah N. Plowman; Jones Day;
September 10, 2015, previously published on September 2015Compliance with the labyrinth of health care rules and regulations has always been a burdensome challenge for health care providers, and particularly for compliance officers who are frequently presented with potential overpayments that after months of investigation fail to reveal an actual...
|Indonesia and the Netherlands Sign Protocol to Amend Existing Tax Treaty|
Michelle Angela, Lodewijk P.W. Berger, Paul C. Kuo, Blaise L. Marin-Curtoud, Raymond J. Wiacek; Jones Day;
September 9, 2015, previously published on September 2015On July 30, 2015, the Netherlands and Indonesia signed a protocol (the "Protocol") amending an agreement between the Government of the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the Government of the Republic of Indonesia for the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion,...
|German Data Protection Commissioners Call for Improvements to the General Data Protection Regulation|
Ted-Philip Kroke, Mauricio F. Paez, Undine von Diemar; Jones Day;
September 7, 2015, previously published on September 2015As deliberations on the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) between the trialogue parties European Parliament, European Council, and European Commission reach the final stages, the Conference of the Data Protection Commissioners of the German Federation and the German States...