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Five lessons learned as the Defend Trade Secrets Act turns one

While courts only sparingly grant ex parte seizures under the DTSA, the availability of federal jurisdiction and extraordinary remedies may be enhancing enforcement efforts.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 24 May 2017 | Practice Area: Litigation

Latest ransomware attack: Is your arbitration cyber-ready?

Increased transparency in investor-State arbitration might provide new opportunities for hacktivists to interfere with the arbitral process.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 23 May 2017 | Practice Area: Financial Crime and Fraud

New Executive Order on “Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure”

Trump Administration’s required cybersecurity assessments provide potential for new round of public-private collaboration.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 22 May 2017 | Practice Area: Company Administration

Are new on-highway, heavy-duty diesel NOx standards coming down the road?

Why the heavy-duty industry should monitor California developments.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 16 May 2017 | Practice Area: Transport

Pharmaceutical and software industries at odds on potential Section 101 reform

Congress and the courts may struggle to balance industries’ competing interests in reforming patentable subject matter eligibility under 35 U.S.C. 101.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 15 May 2017 | Practice Area: Administrative and Public Law

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M&A deal terms in 2017: Key US and UK differences

A look at the key deal term differences between the US and UK M&A markets that transatlantic deal makers will increasingly encounter.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 12 May 2017 | Practice Area: Company Administration

New York is transitioning away from net energy metering for distributed resources

New details from the New York Public Service Commission and New York’s investor-owned utilities outline shift to a value-based compensation model for distributed energy resources.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 11 May 2017 | Practice Area: Administrative and Public Law

ACA “Repeal and Replace” Bill merits attention from industry stakeholders

Despite expected Senate revisions, the American Health Care Act poses potentially vast implications across the health care industry.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 10 May 2017 | Practice Area: Central Government

The uncertain future of the Renewable Fuel Standard

The new Administration faces consequential near-term court decisions and policy choices as it charts a future course for the RFS.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 08 May 2017 | Practice Area: Administrative and Public Law

FINRA looks to modernize corporate finance regulation

The proposal represents a major step in what promises to be a full-scale overhaul of FINRA’s Capital Formation Rules

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 04 May 2017 | Practice Area: Company Administration

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