- Blog: Haynes and Boone BlogsThe New DOL Fiduciary Rule – A Return to the Old with a New Proposed Prohibited Transaction ExemptionPosted on July 7, 2020 by Haynes and Boone Benefits GroupOn June 29, 2020, the DOL issued its much anticipated new “fiduciary rule” under ERISA. The new rule is meant to replace the DOL’s previous fiduciary rule (and related exemptions) which went into effect in 2016 but was vacated by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit in 2018. The new fiduciary rule […] The post The New DOL Fiduciary Rule – A Return to the Old with a New Proposed Prohibited Transaction Exemption appeared first on Haynes and Boone Blogs.
- Blog: ALTIUS BlogsNew unfair trading practices in the food supply chainPosted on July 6, 2020 by
- Blog: MMM Tech Law & Business ReportSE Tech Video Series Featuring Michael Otis, Founder and Principal of ProficyPosted on July 2, 2020 by MMMTechLawIn this episode, we speak with Michael Otis, Founder and Principal of Proficy. Proficy is a spend, vendor, and contract management solution for multi-location businesses. With a user-friendly strategic sourcing platform, data transformations, and RFx management services, Proficy drives down third-party spend and streamlines the entire procurement process. Watch the video or check out the […]
- Blog: Antitrust UpdateImpax Oral Argument at Fifth Circuit Reveals Thorny Issues and Uncertain OutcomePosted on June 28, 2020 by Jake Walter-Warner, Amy N. Vegari, Ph.D., William F. Cavanaugh, Jr.On June 9, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit heard oral argument in Impax Laboratories, Inc., Etc. v. Federal Trade Commission. The appeal by pharmaceutical manufacturer Impax marks the first time a court will review the Federal Trade Commission’s (“FTC”) interpretation of the Supreme Court’s watershed decision on reverse payment settlements, [...]
- Blog: Taking Care of HR BusinessThis Week's Show: Mental Resiliency in the WorkplacePosted on June 26, 2020 by Tawny L. AlvarezOn Saturday, June 27, Tawny interviewed Kate Simpson, Co Author and Developer of Take Two: A Journal of New Beginnings, for this segment of HR Power Hour. For this episode, Kate and Tawny discuss building resilience at work, specifically how the Take Two journal came about and how it can assist listeners in building this [...]
- Blog: Appellate InsightAmicus Briefs: The Difficulties in Navigating the Party Presentation RulePosted on June 10, 2020 by Patrick BurnsAmici curiae often walk a tightrope between offering argument that is supplemental, but also sufficiently within the issues framed by the parties. That tightrope may be even narrower after the Supreme Court issued its decision in United States v. Sineneng-Smith, 140 S.Ct. 1575 (2020), which vacated an order by the Ninth Circuit for violating the […]