- Blog: Privacy and Information Security Law BlogCalifornia Governor Signs CCPA Amendments into LawPosted on October 13, 2019 by Hunton Andrews Kurth LLPOn October 11, 2019, California Governor Gavin Newsom announced that he signed all five of the California Legislature's September 2019 amendments to the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 into law. Continue Reading
- Blog: Waller Law BlogHow to pay your Metro Nashville beer privilege tax onlinePosted on October 10, 2019 by William T. Cheek III
- Blog: BuildSmartNo. 5 of the Top 10 Horrible, Terrible, No Good Mistakes Lawyers Make in MediationsPosted on October 10, 2019 by David K. TaylorThis post is a continuation of the 10 most horrible, terrible, no good, “bang your head against the door” mistakes that I have seen lawyers make before, during and after mediations in which I was the mediator. As stated in previous posts, it takes more than throwing together a mediation statement at the last second...Continue Reading
- Blog: Haynes and Boone BlogsOctober 15 Deadline to Provide Medicare Part D Notice of Creditable CoveragePosted on October 4, 2019 by Haynes and Boone Benefits GroupHealth plans that offer prescription drug coverage must distribute the Annual Medicare Part D Notice of Creditable Coverage (the “Notice”) prior to October 15, 2019. The Notice informs participants whether the plan’s prescription drug coverage constitutes creditable or non-creditable coverage. Employers must provide the Notice to all Medicare-eligible participants and dependents. The Centers for Medicare […] The post October 15 Deadline to Provide Medicare Part D Notice of Creditable Coverage appeared first on Haynes and Boone Blogs.
- Blog: Biologics BlogPTAB Denies Sigma-Aldrich’s Petition for Patent Interference on CRISPR-Cas9Posted on October 1, 2019 by On September 23, 2019, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (“PTAB”) issued a decision dismissing Sigma-Aldrich’s interference petition related to the revolutionary CRISPR-Cas9 biotechnology. The claims at issue in Sigma-Aldrich’s petition were directed to methods of genetically modifying a eukaryotic cell using a CRISPR-Cas9 system. The petition was unusual because it sought an interference although none of [...]
- Blog: Capital Markets LitigationCredit Card ABS: Securitization and State Usury LawsPosted on September 24, 2019 by David ErrollConsumer lending as we know it today – and credit card lending in particular – depend on securitization for significant access to capital. However, the ability of banks to bundle and sell credit card debt-backed securities may be thrown into disarray depending on the outcomes of a pair of pending cases: Cohen v. Capital One...… Continue Reading The post Credit Card ABS: Securitization and State Usury Laws appeared first on Capital Markets Litigation.