As part of the Dodd-Frank Act ("Dodd-Frank" or the
"Act"), Congress created powerful incentives to encourage persons to report (i)
potential violations of the federal securities laws to the Securities and
Exchange Commission ("SEC"...
In two recent decisions, the United States Bankruptcy
Court for the Southern District of New York has interpreted narrowly certain of the Bankruptcy Code's
safe harbor provisions.
Last month, Judge James M. Peck ruled that a payment
This memorandum presents an introduction to China's
new state secrets law and other related laws with respect to trade secrets and
bribery. This new law is significant, as it impacts the day-to-day operations of
all foreign companies...
By Brian McGovern and Tracy Miller
Enacted by Congress
in March 2010, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act ("PPACA")
required the Federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services ("CMS")
to establish a Shared Savings...