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|Are You Ready for A Complaint Before the UTC?|
Amanda R. Yurechko; Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., L.P.A.;
April 17, 2015, previously published on April 2, 2015Changes are coming to the landscape of Call-Before-You-Dig Enforcement in Ohio. Do you know how these changes will affect your utility and are you ready to handle a complaint before the Underground Technical Committee?
|Expansion of New York State’s Lobbying Law Enacted|
Mark F. Glaser, Joshua L. Oppenheimer; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
April 17, 2015, previously published on April 1, 2015New York State’s 2015-2016 enacted budget includes a variety of changes to the State’s ethics laws, mainly pertaining to disclosure obligations for public officials who maintain outside employment and penalties for failing to comply, as well as pension forfeiture for officials convicted...
|Health Care E-lert -- Pennsylvania Federal Court Dismisses Action Based on Anti-Kickback Statute and the False Claims Act|
Julie A. Tyk; GrayRobinson, P.A.;
April 16, 2015On March 12, 2015, U.S. District Judge Norma L. Shapiro dismissed Cooper v. Pottstown Hospital, Co. LLC, et al, a qui tam action based upon the Anti-Kickback Statute and False Claims Act, with prejudice. The case concerned on-call agreements between Alan E. Cooper, M.D. and Pottstown Memorial...
|ANP’s Notice of Public Hearing and Consultation No. 3/2015: Companies May Be Granted a Period to Remedy Unconformities|
Bruno Triani Belchior, Alexandre R. Chequer, Leonardo P. Costa, Victor Galante; Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown LLP;
April 16, 2015, previously published on April 2, 2015The Board of Directors of the National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels ("ANP") approved, on March 07, 2015, the draft of a new Resolution providing the possibility for the Agency to set deadlines for regulated companies who fail to comply with any applicable operational...
|US Treasury and Commerce Departments Announce Regulations To Implement the New US Policy Toward Cuba|
Carol J. Bilzi, Simeon M. Kriesberg, Paul Virtue; Mayer Brown LLP;
April 16, 2015, previously published on January 15, 2015The US Treasury and Commerce departments announced that on January 16 they will issue certain amendments to US sanctions and export control regulations in order to implement the new US policy toward Cuba that President Obama announced on December 17.1 The amendments, which will take immediate...
|Proposed Criminal Procedure Changes Will Foster Fairer Criminal Trials in Virginia State Courts|
Thomas J. Bondurant; Gentry Locke Rakes & Moore, LLP;
April 16, 2015, previously published on April 1, 2015Under current Virginia state criminal procedures and laws, a defendant often has no idea what evidence will be presented by the Commonwealth Attorney or who may or may not testify against him/her at trial. Under Virginia law, a defendant is only entitled to know his own statements, his own criminal...
|Senate Passes Budget|
McDonald Hopkins LLC;
April 15, 2015, previously published on March 27, 2015It took until 4 a.m., but early Friday the Senate finally passed a budget, despite objection from two of the party's presidential candidates.
|AG Confirmation Battle Coming to a Head|
McDonald Hopkins LLC;
April 15, 2015, previously published on April 10, 2015The confirmation of Loretta Lynch to replace Eric Holder as Attorney General was once looked at as a slam dunk for the Obama administration ¿ but not anymore. More and more Republicans, even some in tough 2016 re-elections, are opposing the nomination. The latest is Republican Sen. Ron...
|The End of Sequestration?|
McDonald Hopkins LLC;
April 15, 2015, previously published on March 27, 2015The sequestration spending caps, once thought to be so odious that Congress would never actually allow them to take effect, are set to hit again in October. And despite all of the internal fighting among Republicans over whether to bust the limits on defense spending, the budgets that the House and...
|Paris Court of Appeal: An Association Can Be Sanctioned for Abuse of a Dominant
Position and Ordered to Pay a Fine Exceeding 5% of Its Income|
Sara Pomar, Emmanuelle van den Broucke; Dentons Canada LLP;
April 15, 2015, previously published on April 8, 2015In an order dated February 26, 2015, the Paris Court of Appeal confirmed that a trade association cannot claim the cap of 10% of turnover applicable to fines imposed on companies, as a specific cap of €3 million is provided for associations and other offenders which are not companies.