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|The Future of Airbnb in New York|
Jennifer Haberman, Nicholas B. Malito; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
November 25, 2016, previously published on November 2016One of the most controversial and popular topics in real estate today involves Airbnb, the online home rental service, and the concept of transient rentals. In New York City, Airbnb’s largest market in the United States, this issue has come to the forefront when on October 21, 2016, New York...
|Doing More with Less: Forthcoming Changes to the Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure|
David C. Dziengowski, Rachel A.H. Horton; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
November 17, 2016, previously published on November 2016The Declaration of Independence contains 1,337 words. Including its 27 amendments, the U.S. Constitution contains 7,591 words. By contrast, today’s practitioners may include up to 14,000 words in a principal brief in the federal courts of appeals. That is about to change.
|Update: Regulations Implementing E-Warranty Law Now in Effect|
Cynthia G. Fischer, Christian Moretti, Daniel M. Pereira; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
November 17, 2016, previously published on November 2016New regulations governing warranties on consumer products will make it easier and more cost-effective for consumer product manufacturers and suppliers to satisfy the federally-mandated warranty notification requirements. On September 6, 2016, the FTC announced its approval of new regulations...
|“Privacy Shield” Replacing Invalidated EU-US Safe Harbor Agreement is open for Business, but Challenges to its Validity are Expected|
Scott J. Wenner; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
November 11, 2016, previously published on September 2016The Safe Harbor agreement between the European Union and the United States permitted American businesses to import personal data of EU citizens based on self-certification of compliance with EU data protection principles. Safe Harbor was widely criticized in Europe as being too easily circumvented,...
|The Road Not Taken Leads to Forfeiture of an Appeal|
Bruce P. Merenstein; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
September 14, 2016, previously published on September 2016Earlier this week, the Superior Court of Pennsylvania issued a short, precedential opinion, reiterating that there are “no exceptions” to the deadline for filing a notice of appeal from a trial court’s final judgment.
|Settling Defendants Beware: Eleventh Circuit Holds Settling Insurer Liable for Failure to Protect Medicare Payments Made by Private Insurer|
Barry S. Alexander, Lee C. Schmeer; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
September 11, 2016, previously published on August 2016Congress created an uproar among personal injury tort defendants and their insurers when it passed the Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Extension Act of 2007 (MMSEA) less than 10 years ago. The $1,000 per day fine for failure to report to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) the...
|Is an S Election for an LLC Smart Planning or a Bad Idea?|
Jonathan R. Flora, Jon C. Hughes; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
September 11, 2016, previously published on August 2016By default, a limited liability company (“LLC”) with two or more members is taxed as a partnership. It also is possible to elect to treat an LLC as an S corporation for income tax purposes. But is it a good idea? And if an S election is made, what could go wrong? As we explain below, an...
|FAA Releases Commercial Drone Regulations|
William (Bill) D. Janicki; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
July 26, 2016, previously published on June 2016On Tuesday, the FAA issued its long-awaited commercial drone regulations allowing for a wide range of unmanned aircraft operations without further FAA approval. These regulations are contained in new 14 C.F.R. Part 107 and will take effect sixty days after publication in the Federal Register.
|Impact Of Brexit On Intellectual Property|
Andrew Chou, W. Drew Kastner, Stephenie Wingyuen Yeung; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
July 26, 2016, previously published on June 2016Now that the dust is settling on the UK’s decision to leave the EU, our clients are asking what this means for them. Change always brings opportunities, as well as challenges, and we are focused on helping our clients understand how these changes can benefit their business during the period...
|Third Circuit Affirms Dismissal Where Post-Trial Movant Refused to Recreate Missing Trial Record|
David C. Dziengowski, Bruce P. Merenstein; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
July 26, 2016, previously published on June 2016You litigate a case in federal court and get an adverse verdict. Believing this result unjust, you file a post-trial motion for judgment as a matter of law and in the alternative for a new trial. But there is a problem: two-thirds of the trial record is missing. What do you do?