Covington at #SXSWV2V: Lean Privacy Bootcamp for Entrepreneurs

By | Inside Privacy | July 22, 2014
Covington at #SXSWV2V:  Lean Privacy Bootcamp for Entrepreneurs

At last week’s second annual South by Southwest (“SXSW”) V2V conference, described as “an extension and re-imagining of the legendary SXSW experience with an emphasis on the creative spark that drives entrepreneurial innovation,” three days of educational programming covered various topics of relevance to the legal/privacy community, including net neutrality, data privacy, competitive design, and emerging technologies using big data. 

Ten Commandments for Avoiding Employment Lawsuits in California

Ten Commandments for Avoiding Employment Lawsuits in California

From the employer’s perspective, the only way to truly ”win” an employment case is to avoid it in the first place. We litigators love the thrill of gettting a judge, arbitrator, or jury to decide in our client’s favor. But it can be awfully expensive to get to that point. So without further ado, here are ten commandments for avoiding employment litigation in California.

DC Circuit Orders Vacatur of IRS Obamacare Regulations Extending Tax Subsidies to Federal Exchanges

DC Circuit Orders Vacatur of IRS Obamacare Regulations Extending Tax Subsidies to Federal Exchanges

The United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit today ordered vacated a critical Internal Revenue Service (IRS) regulation extending tax credits under Obamacare (Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act or PPACA) to participants in federal health care exchanges as contrary to the clear language of the statute.