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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...
|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...
|180-Day Notice of Commercial Marketing Mandatory Even When Biosimilar Applicants Do the "Patent Dance"|
A. Patricia Campbell, Jennifer J. Chheda, Pablo D. Hendler, Timothy J. (Tim) Heverin, Janet M. McNicholas; Jones Day;
August 3, 2016, previously published on July 2016On July 5, 2016, the Federal Circuit issued another important decision regarding the meaning of certain provisions of the Biologics Price Competition and Innovation Act of 2009 ("BPCIA"). See Amgen Inc. v. Apotex Inc., Fed. Cir. Case No. 2016-1308 (Fed. Cir. July 5, 2016). The court held...
|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...
|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...
|General Contractor Not a "Seller" Entitled to Indemnity in Product Liability Case|
Andrew D. (Andy) Ness, William R. (Will) Taylor, J. Laurens Wilkes; Jones Day;
August 3, 2016, previously published on July 2016On June 17, 2016, the Texas Supreme Court held that a general contractor was not a "seller" under Chapter 82 of the Civil Practice and Remedies Code and, therefore, not entitled to indemnification from the manufacturer of an allegedly defective roof truss. See Centerpoint Builders GP v....
|SEC Adopts Final Resource Extraction Disclosure Rules|
Bradley C. (Brad) Brasser, Rory T. Hood, Robert (Bob) Joseph, Joel T. May, Michael J. (Mike) Solecki; Jones Day;
August 3, 2016, previously published on July 2016On June 27, 2016, the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") adopted final rules requiring disclosure by resource extraction issuers of payments made to governments for the commercial development of oil, natural gas, or minerals. Specifically, issuers must disclose payments of...
|New Zealand Authorities Impose Fine for Real Estate Agency Price Fixing|
Prudence Smith, Nick Taylor; Jones Day;
August 3, 2016, previously published on July 2016New Zealand's High Court has fined a real estate agency that engaged in price fixing and other anticompetitive conduct in the Manawatu real estate market. Unique Realty Limited had entered into an agreement with at least 10 other agencies to pass on to home sellers, rather than to absorb, listing...
|Post-Spokeo Decisions Rejecting "No Injury" Lawsuits|
J. Todd Kennard, Brandy Hutton Ranjan, John A. Vogt; Jones Day;
August 3, 2016, previously published on July 2016Multiple recent decisions have applied the U.S. Supreme Court's injury-in-fact analysis from Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins, 136 S. Ct. 1540 (2016), to dispose of claims based on lack of standing. In Spokeo, plaintiff Robins alleged that Spokeo, which operates a web service that compiles general background...
|Italian Competition Authority Closes Sector Inquiry on Vaccines Competition|
Francesco Liberatore, Cristiana Spontoni, Mario Todino; Jones Day;
August 3, 2016, previously published on July 2016Over the last few years the pharmaceutical industry in Italy has attracted increasingly intensive antitrust scrutiny. Last month the Italian Competitive Conspiracy (ICA) concluded an important sector inquiry on vaccines for human use, just after the conclusion of two other high profile antitrust...