HBO’s Silicon Valley is back, but Richard is still out as Pied Piper’s CEO.
California Court of Appeal Affirms Demurrer to Class Allegations Where Mobilehome Park Residents Lack Community of Interest
In Schermer v. Tatum, 245 Cal. App. 4th 912 (2016), the California Court of Appeal affirmed two important principles for class actions in California: (1) to have a community of interest, there must be a wrong that is truly common to all members, and (2) class certification can be defeated on demurrer.
Hidden Changes to Antidumping/Countervailing Duty Laws: Canada Tables Omnibus Budget Bill That Includes Changes to the Special Import Measures Act
On April 20, 2016, the Government of Canada (the Department of Finance) tabled Bill C-15 “Budget Implementation Act 2016 No. 1”, which is an omnibus bill that includes tax and other measures.
As business women, we are always wondering if we’re doing enough to reach our goals and attain our own versions of success.
Earlier this week, Congress passed the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 (DTSA). It is expected to be signed into law shortly.
In the 2016 Budget, the Government of Canada announced that it would be commencing consultations regarding Canada’s trade remedies system (that means Canada’s laws relating to antidumping and countervailing duties).
This past month, a FAA committee tasked with providing recommendations on a regulatory framework for the classification and operation of micro unmanned aircraft systems (“UAS” or “drones”), submitted its official report to the FAA.
Washington, D.C. On April 27, 2016 Congress passed the Defend Trade Secrets Act, a bill supported by the White House and for which President Obama is expected to sign shortly.
President Obama signed into law the SBIC Advisers Relief Act (as part of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act of 2015—the FAST Act) on December 4, 2015.
An appeal court in Frankfurt has asked the European Court of Justice to clarify the application of the competition rules to online sales.