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HTMLPWG TRIA Report Released; Prices Remain Low, but Uncertainty Continues
Zachary N. Lerner; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 23, 2014, previously published on April 21, 2014
On April 17, 2014, the President’s Working Group on Financial Markets (“PWG”) released its report (the “Report”) to Congress on the state of terrorism risk insurance, as required under the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (“TRIA”). The PWG is composed of...

 

HTMLIowa Supreme Court Splits over What Kinds of Criminals Can Vote
Ryan G. Koopmans; Nyemaster Goode, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
April 23, 2014, previously published on April 16, 2014
We didn’t have to wait long for the Supreme Court to decide its most important case of the term. Last Tuesday, the justices heard arguments over whether a second OWI offense is an “infamous crime” under the Iowa Constitution. Yesterday-one week after the oral argument-the Iowa...

 

HTMLRecent Developments in Aggregate State Contribution Limits After Supreme Court’s Decision in McCutcheon v. FEC
Matthew Bobys, Kenneth A. Gross, Ki P. Hong, Melissa L. Miles, Patricia M. Zweibel; Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 22, 2014, previously published on April 17, 2014
On April 2, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its decision in McCutcheon v. FEC, striking down the aggregate limits imposed on individual contributions under federal law. Although this decision cannot necessarily be read to automatically strike down all aggregate limits that may exist under...

 

HTMLFTC and DOJ Issue Antitrust Policy Statement on Sharing Cybersecurity Information
Robert P. Davis, Lisa Jose Fales, Jason R. Wool; Venable LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 22, 2014, previously published on April 2014
On April 10, 2014, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and Department of Justice (DOJ) issued a policy statement clarifying that the Agencies "do not believe that antitrust is - or should be - a roadblock to legitimate cybersecurity information sharing." But while the policy statement may...

 

HTMLGovernor of Massachusetts Proposes the Elimination of Non-Competition Agreements in Massachusetts
Justin F. Keith, Michael E. Pastore, Jamey L. Tesler, David G. Thomas; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 22, 2014, previously published on April 17, 2014
On April 10, 2014, Governor Deval Patrick unveiled legislation to prohibit Massachusetts companies from requiring employees to sign non-competition agreements as a condition of their employment. This proposal is part of a greater economic development bill entitled An Act to Promote Growth and...

 

HTMLThe Cybersecurity Race: Executive Branch Takes The Lead While Congress Watches From The Bleachers
Alexander W. Major; Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 22, 2014, previously published on April 18, 2014
The federal government sector has been abuzz lately with whispers and shouts about pending cybersecurity regulations, frameworks, and requirements. This attention is not particularly surprising, especially given the recent high-profile data breaches, the litigation threats surrounding those...

 

Adobe PDFFifth Circuit Decision Limits State and Local Governments’ Abilities to Regulate Offshore Drilling Operations on the Outer Continental Shelf
J. Scott Miller; Morris Polich & Purdy LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 21, 2014, previously published on April 1, 2014
A new Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals decision effectively limits the ability of states and local governments to regulate offshore drilling and mineral extraction operations on the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS). According to the Fifth Circuit, the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of...

 

HTMLEuropean Parliament Adopts Product Safety and Market Surveillance Proposals—Mandatory Origin Labeling Still A Long Way Off
Sébastien F. Louvion, Jean-Philippe Montfort, Madelein Perrick, Paulette Vander Schueren; Mayer Brown International LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 21, 2014, previously published on April 18, 2014
The European Parliament (EP) adopted proposals for a Regulation on Consumer Product Safety (CPSR) and for a Regulation on the Market Surveillance of Products (MSR) during the plenary session of 15 April 2014. The press releases are available as follows:

 

HTMLCalifornia Authorizes Alternative Procurement Method for Public Construction Projects
Linda R. Beck, Tyree K. Dorward, Seth Merewitz; Best Best & Krieger LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 17, 2014, previously published on April 7, 2014
Effective January 1, 2014, all California counties are expressly authorized to use the “construction management at risk” project delivery method (CMAR) for any building projects over $1 million. This alternative procurement process has been in use by the private sector and other public...

 

HTMLNew ALR Bill: Zone Defence
Conrad Rego; McCarthy Tétrault LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 17, 2014, previously published on April 14, 2014
Following a core review of the Agricultural Land Reserve (ALR) by B.C. Energy Minister Bill Bennett and months of reports of an upcoming bill, the B.C. Government has introduced Bill 24 which divides the ALR in two zones purporting to recognize the Province’s regional differences.

 


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