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|New York's High Court: Lost Profits May Be Recoverable For Breach, Even Where Contracts Preclude Consequential Damages|
Sevan Ogulluk; Jones Day;
April 15, 2014, previously published on April 2014Many practitioners are quick to label potential claims of lost profits as consequential damages, and draw comfort from (i) contract provisions precluding recovery of consequential damages or, (ii) in the absence of such limitation provisions, challenging legal standards making recovery of such...
|EU Decision May Expand Competition Law Exposure for Private Equity|
Yvan N. Desmedt; Jones Day;
April 15, 2014, previously published on April 2014On 2 April 2014, the European Commission announced significant fines involving what it described as a global cartel in the high-voltage power cable industry. In itself, this is not major news; the fact of an investigation in this industry has long been known. But the decision did make news in one...
|Crisis In Crimea: Is Your Foreign Investment There Protected By a Treaty?|
James Egerton-Vernon, Silvia Tonova, Anastasiya Ugale, Baiju S. Vasani, Sergei Volfson; Jones Day;
April 15, 2014, previously published on April 2014Following Crimea's disputed referendum to join the Russian Federation, held under Russian military occupation, and Russia's annexation of Crimea which has not been recognized by the vast majority of the international community, the burning question for many foreign investors in Crimea is, "how...
|FDA Finalizes Expanded Records Access Rule and Issues Guidance|
Brigid C. DeCoursey, Colleen Heisey, Mark Mansour, Emily K. Strunk; Jones Day;
April 15, 2014, previously published on April 2014On April 4, 2014, the Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") finalized an interim final rule and issued two guidance documents outlining how the agency will implement its expanded authority to access records under the Food Safety Modernization Act ("FSMA"). Before FSMA,...
|U.S. DOJ Obtains First-Ever Extradition on Antitrust Charge|
Eric P. Enson, John M. Majoras, Molly M. Wilkens; Jones Day;
April 15, 2014, previously published on April 2014On April 4, 2014, the U.S. Department of Justice ("DOJ") announced its first successful extradition to the United States on an antitrust charge. Romano Pisciotti, an Italian national and a former executive with Parker ITR Srl, was transferred from Germany to the United States last week to...
|The Rise of Parallel Proceedings in Health Care Fraud Investigations: How to Tell When You’re a Target|
Shireen M. Becker, Heidi A. Wendel; Jones Day;
April 15, 2014, previously published on April 2014When Dewey & LeBoeuf lawyer Zachary Warren was indicted for fraud recently, his surprised reaction made headlines. Warren, the New York Times reported, had spoken with government investigators without the assistance of counsel because he believed he was being questioned as a potential witness...
|Landmark Decision Confirms FTC Authority to Regulate Privacy and Data Security|
Richard J. Johnson, Mark Mansour, Mauricio F. Paez, Katherine S. Ritchey, Gregory P. Silberman; Jones Day;
April 15, 2014, previously published on April 2014In FTC v. Wyndham Worldwide Corp., No 13-1887, 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 47622 (D.N.J. Apr. 7, 2014)—a case closely watched by privacy and data security professionals across the United States—a federal district court held that the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") has authority...
|From the Top in Brief|
Mark G. Douglas; Jones Day;
April 10, 2014, previously published on March/April 2014In its first bankruptcy decision of 2014 (October Term, 2013), the U.S. Supreme Court held on March 4, 2014, in Law v. Siegel, No. 12-5196 (Mar. 4, 2014) (available at http://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/13pdf/12-5196&under;8mjp.pdf), that a bankruptcy court cannot impose a surcharge on exempt...
|Sovereign Debt Update|
Mark G. Douglas; Jones Day;
April 10, 2014, previously published on March/April 2014On February 18, 2014, the Republic of Argentina filed a petition with the U.S. Supreme Court (available at http://blogs.reuters.com/alison-frankel/files/2014/02/argentina-paripassucertpetition.pdf) seeking review of a pair of lower-court rulings that, among other things, construed pari passu, or...
|European Union Adopts New Rules for Technology Licensing Agreements|
Bernard E. Amory, Laurent De Muyter, Alexandre G. Verheyden; Jones Day;
April 10, 2014, previously published on April 2014The European Union has a new regime for assessing technology licensing agreements under EU competition law. The new rules include a new technology transfer block exemption regulation ("TTBER"), which exempts certain bilateral licensing agreements from antitrust rules, and revised...