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  • Privacy & Cybersecurity Update – February 2019
    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
    James R. Carroll, Brian W. Duwe, David C. Eisman, Patrick Fitzgerald, Todd E. Freed, Marc S. Gerber, Richard J. Grossman, Michael E. Leiter, Stuart D. Levi, Amy S. Park, William Ridgway, Jason D. Russell, Ivan A. Schlager, David E. Schwartz, Jennifer L. Spaziano, Ingrid Vandenborre, Donald L. Vieira, Helena J. Derbyshire, Jessica N. Cohen, Peter Luneau, James S. Talbot, Eve-Christie Vermynck

    In this month's edition of our Privacy & Cybersecurity Update, we examine a judge's ruling allowing an investor suit against Equifax, the dismissal of a class action against the insurer CareFirst and President Donald Trump's launch of a federal artificial intelligence initiative. We also review the U.S. Government Accountability Office's report on federal data privacy legislation, three states' adoption of a variation of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners’ insurance data security law and the German Federal Cartel Office's decision regarding Facebook's data collection practices.

  • The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Mergers & Acquisitions 2019 (USA)
    Global Legal Group Ltd.
    Thomas H. Kennedy, Ann Beth Stebbins

    Partners Ann Beth Stebbins and Tom Kennedy contributed the U.S. chapter for The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Mergers & Acquisitions 2019. Partners Scott Hopkins and Lorenzo Corte served as the publication's contributing editors.

  • Inside the Courts – March 2019
    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
    James R. Carroll, Eben P. Colby, Jack P. DiCanio, Alexander C. Drylewski, Jonathan Frank, Robert A. Fumerton, Cliff C. Gardner, Michael S. Hines, Jay B. Kasner, Matthew R. Kipp, Paul J. Lockwood, David Meister, Edward B. Micheletti, Peter B. Morrison, Scott D. Musoff, Amy S. Park, Noelle M. Reed, Jason D. Russell, Susan L. Saltzstein, Robert S. Saunders, Peter Simshauser, Charles F. Smith, Jennifer L. Spaziano, Jennifer C. Voss, Charles F. Walker, Edward P. Welch, George A. Zimmerman, Jonathan J. Lerner

    This quarter’s issue includes summaries and associated court opinions of selected cases principally decided between December 2018 and February 2019.