SECURITIES DISMISSALS IN LIFE SCIENCES SECTOR
LIABILITY RISKS UNDER HELMS-BURTON ACT
SEC GUIDANCE AND PROXY SEASON
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US M&A ACTIVITY
We examine two recent Bankruptcy Court decisions, one in New York regarding enforcement of prepayment premiums and another in Delaware about whether and when derivative claims on behalf of Delaware alternative entities may be asserted in bankruptcy.
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When Antitrust Meets Human Resources
Partners Karen Hoffman Lent and Kenneth Schwartz take a look at the antitrust treatment of wage-fixing agreements and information exchanges among employer competitors. They conclude that antitrust inquiries are detail-oriented and guided by nuances that disfavor a one-size-fits-all view of the matter.
The State of Criminal Justice 2019: Capital Punishment
In a chapter in the ABA Criminal Justice Section's book The State of Criminal Justice: 2019, special pro bono counsel Ron Tabak again looks at recent developments relating to capital punishment.
California Passes Landmark Bill Restricting Classification of Contract Workers
If signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom, the bill would codify the extension of employment protections to workers previously classified as independent contractors.