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|China Publishes Guidelines on Application of the Anti-Monopoly Law to Intellectual Property Rights|
Sébastien J. Evrard; Jones Day;
May 7, 2015, previously published on April 2015After years of discussions, China's State Administration for Industry and Commerce finally has released its guidelines on the application of the PRC Anti-Monopoly Law ("AML") to intellectual property rights ("Guidelines"). The Guidelines will come into force on August 1, 2015.
|NLRB Accuses USPS of Failing to Bargain Data Breach Response|
Terri L. Chase, Doreen S. Davis, Patricia A. Dunn, Jacqueline M. Holmes, Alison B. Marshall; Jones Day;
May 7, 2015, previously published on April 2015The National Labor Relations Board recently issued a complaint against the United States Postal Service alleging that USPS failed to furnish information and bargain over its response to a data breach that compromised sensitive employee information. This case raises the novel question of whether and...
|PCI DSS Version 3.1—SSL and Early Versions of TLS Are Deemed No Longer Secure|
Rachel A. Geist, Todd S. McClelland, Mauricio F. Paez, Gregory P. Silberman; Jones Day;
May 7, 2015, previously published on April 2015On April 15, 2015, the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council ("SSC") released Version 3.1 of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard ("PCI DSS"). PCI DSS is a set of standards that dictate how merchants and other organizations in the payment cycle are...
|Delaware Update: Delaware Enacts New Rapid Arbitration Act|
Philip Le B. Douglas, Marjorie P. Duffy, Thomas E. Lynch; Jones Day;
May 7, 2015, previously published on April 2015Delaware recently enacted the Delaware Rapid Arbitration Act (the "DRAA"), a potentially cost-saving alternative form of dispute resolution for Delaware business entities. The DRAA contains several noteworthy features that: (i) generally require arbitration to be completed in no longer...
|Update on California's Climate Change Programs and Litigation|
Daniel L. Corbett, Thomas M. Donnelly; Jones Day;
April 29, 2015, previously published on Winter 2015Compliance Offset Credits. Under California's cap-and-trade program, the California Air Resource Board ("CARB") awards offset credits to operators of qualifying projects that generate greenhouse gas ("GHG") emission reductions. These credits can be sold to regulated entities to...
|Council on Environmental Quality Proposes Draft Guidance on GHG and Climate Change Consideration in NEPA Disclosures|
Greg S. Martin; Jones Day;
April 29, 2015, previously published on Winter 2015On December 18, 2014, the Council on Environmental Quality ("CEQ") released a new draft guidance on when and how federal agencies should consider the effects of GHG emissions and climate change in their reviews under the National Environmental Policy Act ("NEPA"). This likely...
|Obama Administration Announces Planned Rules to Control Methane from Oil and Gas Production Sources|
Casey F. Bradford, Simon P. Hansen, Charles T. Wehland; Jones Day;
April 29, 2015, previously published on Winter 2015On January 14, 2015, the Obama administration and the Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") announced plans to propose new standards to control methane emissions from new and modified—but not existing—oil and natural gas production sources. The future regulation is projected...
|Nebraska Supreme Court Clears Roadblock for Keystone XL Pipeline Project|
John H. Grady; Jones Day;
April 29, 2015, previously published on Winter 2015On January 9, 2015, the Nebraska Supreme Court upheld former Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman's approval of TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone XL pipeline route, removing a roadblock frequently cited by President Obama as part of his hesitation to sign a bill approving the project. The proposed...
|Trends in Financing Residential Rooftop Solar Power|
Danielle M. Varnell; Jones Day;
April 29, 2015, previously published on Winter 2015The solar industry and the use of residential solar power have grown dramatically in recent years. In fact, in the U.S. alone, a new solar installation is completed every two and a half minutes. Moreover, growth in the residential solar sector is now outpacing other forms of solar installations,...
|D.C. Circuit Considers Motions to Govern Future Proceedings in Light of Supreme Court's Decision in Utility Air Regulatory Group v. EPA|
Jane Borthwick Story; Jones Day;
April 29, 2015, previously published on Winter 2015As previously reported in the Summer 2014 issue of The Climate Report, on June 23, 2014, the United States Supreme Court held that (i) the Clean Air Act ("CAA") does not compel the EPA to regulate greenhouse gas ("GHG") emissions under either the Prevention of Significant...