The Ebola epidemic in West Africa is the worst medical outbreak of the disease in recorded history.
Courts in many countries have been striving to provide various services to help facilitate the increasing number of self-represented litigants who need their services—especially in…
“It is difficult to overstate how much the regulatory landscape for hedge fund managers has changed over the past four years.”
Monday Morning Regulatory Review: Management by Executive Order; Gainful Employment Meetings; OMB Meetings; & Record Completion and Privilege
A holiday-shortened workweek and a pre-midterm election pause provide the opportunity to review a few miscellaneous topics. President Obama (POTUS) issued a new Executive Order seeking to improve the security of federal government credit and debit cards, and improve the anti-fraud environment, but with limited effect.
While the FAA’s Interpretation for the Special Rule for Model Aircraft ruffled a few feathers in the UAS hobbyist community, overall, hobbyists have had it pretty good over the past few years.
On October 6, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court denied an August 14, 2014, petition for writ of certiorari by Joel Esquenazi and Carlos Rodriquez, former owners of Terra Communications (Terra). The petition asked the court to define who counts as a foreign official under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA).
On October 15, Pennsylvania’s legislature sent House Bill 201 to Governor Tom Corbett for signature. The legislation would prohibit a government employee from evaluating bids for state contracts submitted by his or her former employer for two years.
2014 Election: ACC Webcast: Post-Election Analysis of the New Attorney General Landscape
Last week, the U.S. Supreme Court denied certiorari in two Fourth Circuit FCA cases—United States ex rel. Bunk v. Gosselin World Wide Moving, N.V., 741 F.3d 390 (4th Cir. 2013), cert. denied, No. 13-1399 (U.S. Oct. 6, 2014), and United States ex rel. Rostholder v. Omnicare, Inc., 745 F.3d 694 (4th Cir. 2013), cert. denied, No. 13-1411 (U.S. Oct. 6, 2014).